Past OCO Events

OCO Seminars are typically held on Mondays between 4pm-5pm in the OCO Conference Room 240D Willamette Hall.

Title Date Speaker Speaker's Institution
Biomolecular kinetics and dynamics through IR spectroscopy and rapid mixing, intrinsically disordered proteins January 29, 2015 - 2:00pm - January 30, 2015 - 10:00am Steven Waldauer University of Zurich
Studying superfluidity in cold-atom circuits January 22, 2015 - 4:00pm - January 23, 2015 - 12:00pm Steve Eckel Joint Quantum Institute NIST/UMD
Exciton dynamics in photovoltaic and optoelectronic materials using single-shot ultrafast transient absorption and single-shot 2D electronic spectroscopy, and the control of excitonic properties in self-assembled mesostructures. January 22, 2015 - 2:00pm - January 23, 2015 - 10:00am Cathy Wong
SPECIAL TIME AND LOCATION - Quantum control of atoms, ions, and nuclei January 16, 2015 - 10:00am - 12:00pm Christian Schneider
SPECIAL TIME AND LOCATION - Biophysical chemistry in the membrane: visualizing protein lipid interactions and multiscale organization using infrared spectroscopic imaging. January 15, 2015 - 2:00pm - January 16, 2015 - 10:00am Carlos Baiz MIT/University of Chicago
SPECIAL TIME AND LOCATION - RNA conformations and dynamics in splicing complexes as studied using multidimensional and single-molecule spectroscopy. January 12, 2015 - 2:00pm - January 13, 2015 - 10:00am Julia Widom University of Michigan
SPECIAL TIME & LOCATION - Mapping out nanoscale variations in hydration dynamics with magnetic resonance as applied to signal transduction, mesoporous materials, and energy storage. January 8, 2015 - 2:00pm - January 9, 2015 - 10:00am John Franck University of California, Berkeley
Exploring Light-Activated Dynamics in Solar Cell and Photo-Catalytic Materials January 5, 2015 - 2:00pm - January 6, 2015 - 10:00am Dr. Matthias Waegele University of California, Berkeley
Molecular level understanding of heterogeneous catalysis and solar fuels synthesis using transient IR spectroscopy. January 5, 2015 (All day) - January 6, 2015 (All day) Matthias Waegele University of California, Berkeley
Delayed New Date TBD - Ultrafast transient absorption revisited: Watching molecular vibrations in photosynthetic light-harvesting complexes December 1, 2014 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm Jeffrey Cina University of Oregon