PHYSWednesday, March 28, 2007

1:20 PM-5:00 PM McCormick Place South -- Room S401B/C, Level 4, Oral
Vibrational Spectroscopy as a Probe of Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics: Theory and Experiment
Vibrational Probes of Biomolecules
Organizers:Martin T. Zanni
John E. Straub
Presiding:Kevin J Kubarych
1:20 PMPeptide solvation, aggregation dynamics, and amyloid morphology via isotope-edited infrared spectroscopy
Sean M. Decatur
2:00 PMInfrared study of the hydration, folding and aggregation of short peptides
Feng Gai
2:40 PMFolding dynamics of isotopically labeled beta-hairpin peptides
Karin Hauser, Carsten Krejtschi, Rong Huang, Timothy A. Keiderling
3:00 PMIntermission
3:20 PMIR- and fluorescence-detected fast folding dynamics
Martin Gruebele
4:00 PMDirect observation of specific protein vibrations
Floyd Romesberg
4:40 PMVibrational stark effect probes: Calculation and measurement of electrostatic fields in human aldose reductase using a nitrile probe
Lauren J. Webb, Vanessa Oklejas, Daniel L. Ensign, Vijay S. Pande, Steven G. Boxer

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The 233rd ACS National Meeting, Chicago, IL, March 25-29, 2007