INVITED LECTURES


Titles of invited lectures are given followed by
the name of the host, the hosting institution and the date of the presentation
or by the name, locations and date of the conference event.
All invited lectures were regularly scheduled and publically announced colloquia.


69.
"Theoretical Studies of DNA Base Deamination"
34th Midwest Theoretical Chemistry Conference,
Supercomputing Institute for Digital Simulation an Advanced Computation,
Minneapolis, Minnesota, October 5-6, 2001.

68.
"Theoretical Studies of DNA Deamination. Pyrimidine Ring-Opening and Recyclizations in the Nitrosative Deaminations of Guanine, Cytosine and Adenine."
Rainer Glaser, Sundeep Rayat, Michael Lewis, Thomas Carl, and Brian Hodgen
Division of Computers in Chemistry
Symposium on "Computational Studies of Reaction Mechanisms and Enzyme Modes of Action", Tim Clark, Organizer
221th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society,
San Diego, California, April 1-5, 2001.

67.
"Nitrosative Deamination of the DNA Bases"
Prof. Christopher Hadad, Department of Chemistry, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, January 25, 2001.

66.
"Nitrosative Deamination of the DNA Bases"
Prof. Michael Novak, Department of Chemistry, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, January 24, 2001.

65.
"Design and Realization of Highly Anisotropic Organic Materials."
Prof. Scott McKay, Department of Chemistry, Central Missouri State University, Warrensburg, Missouri, November 15, 1999.

64.
"Design and Realization of Highly Anisotropic Organic Materials."
Prof. Piotr Kaszynski, Colloquium, Organic Materials Research Group, Department of Chemistry, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, September 20, 1999.

63.
"Design and Realization of Highly Anisotropic Organic Materials."
Prof. Griesinger, Seminar fuer Organische Chemie, Institute fuer Organische Chemie, Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universitaet Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany, April 16, 1999.

62.
"Theoretical Studies of DNA Base Deamination. The Structure of "Guaninediazonium Ion" in Its Aggregate with Cytosine."
Rainer Glaser, Michael Lewis, and Sundeep Rayat
Symposium on "Applications of Computational Chemistry to Toxicology and the Development of Agricultural Chemicals."
Prof. William E. White, Organizer, Divisions of Computers in Chemistry, Chemical Toxicology, and Agro Chemicals.
217th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Anaheim, California, March 21-25, 1999.

61.
"Combination of Physical-Organic and Theoretical Methods
in Electronic Structure Analysis of Biologically Relevant Electrophiles."
Rainer Glaser, Michael Lewis, Sarah Meyer, Stephanie Nelson, Rhonda Walsh, and Sundeep Rayat
Symposium on "Practical Applications of Quantum Mechanics"
Prof. Andrew Holder, Organizer,Physical Chemistry Division.
33rd Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Wichita, Kansas, November 4-6, 1998.

60.
"Design and Realization of Highly Anisotropic Organic Materials."
Prof. Paula Bruice, Organic Chemistry Seminar, Department of Chemistry, University of California-Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, October 29, 1998.

59.
"Cation-Dinitrogen Interactions. From Studies of Dative Bonding to Problems in Chemical Toxicology."
Prof. Kendall Houk, Houk Group Seminar, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California-Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, October 27, 1998.

58.
"Design and Realization of Highly Anisotropic Organic Materials."
Prof. Kendall Houk, The UCLA Organic Colloquium, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California-Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, October 26, 1998.

57.
"From Dative Bonding Theory to Chemical Toxicology."
Prof. Sunjun Su, Departmental Colloquium, Department of Chemistry, Southwest Missouri State University (SMSU), Springfield, Missouri, October 12, 1998.

56.
"Design and Realization of Highly Anisotropic Organic Materials."
Prof. Andrew Evans, Organic Chemistry Seminar, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware, September 29, 1998.

55.
"Design and Realization of Highly Anisotropic Organic Materials."
Prof. Debra L. Mohler, Chemistry Colloquium, Department of Chemistry, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia, September 28, 1998.

54.
"Cation-Dinitrogen Interactions. From Studies of Dative Bonding to Problems in Chemical Toxicology."
Prof. Larry Romsted, Chemistry Colloquium, Department of Chemistry, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick (Piscataway), New Jersey, September 25, 1998.

53.
"Design and Realization of Highly Anisotropic Organic Materials."
Prof. Daniel E. Falvey, Organic Chemistry Seminar, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, September 24, 1998.

52.
"Cation-Dinitrogen Interactions. From Studies of Dative Bonding to Problems in Chemical Toxicology."
Prof. Thomas Lectka, Chemistry Colloquium, Department of Chemistry, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, September 22, 1998.

51.
"Cation-Dinitrogen Interactions: Vom Studium der Dativen Bindung zu Problemen in der Chemischen Toxikologie."
Prof. Ulrich Groth, Organic Chemistry Seminar, Institut fuer Organische Chemie, University Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany, August 6, 1998. Vortragsankuendigung

50.
"Biologically Relevant Diazonium Ions. Deamination of Aromatic Amines Including the Nucleic Acid Bases."
Lecture in the symposium on "Electrophilic DNA-Damage."
Rainer Glaser, Stephanie Nelson and Michael Lewis
in the Organic Chemistry Division.
215th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Dallas, Texas, March 29 - April 2, 1998.

49.
"Ferroelectric Crystalline Organic Materials."
Prof. Olaf Wiest, Chemistry and Biochemistry Department Colloquium, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana, February 12, 1998. Schedule

48.
"Dielectric Crystalline Organic Materials."
Prof. Clifford E. Dykstra, Department of Chemistry, IUPUI, Indianapolis, Indiana, February 11, 1998. Schedule

47.
"alpha-Heteroatom-Substituted Carbenium Ions."
Hansjoerg Gruetzmacher, Grace S. Chen, Christina Marchand,
Rainer Glaser, Christian Widauer, and Gernot Grenking
Symposium on "Moving Toward the Second Century of Carbocation Chemistry".
The 5th Chemical Congress of North America, Cancun, Mexico, November 14, 1997.

46.
"Dipole-Alignment in Crystalline Organic Materials for Nonlinear Optics."
Rainer Glaser, Michael Lewis, Grace S. Chen, and Charles Barnes
Nonlinear Optics Symposium at the 32nd ACS Midwest Regional Meeting.
Abstract Nr. 183. Tan-Tar-A Resort, Lake of the Ozarks, Osage Beach, Missouri, October 30, 1997.

45.
"Highly-Dipole Parallel-Aligned Crystalline Molecular Organic Materials. Design and Realization of Prototypes."
Prof. Nicholas Leventis, Department of Chemistry, University of Missouri-Rolla, September 22, 1997.
Sponsored by the South Central Missouri Section of the American Chemical Society. Schedule

44.
"Highly-Dipole Parallel-Aligned Crystalline Molecular Organic Materials. Design and Realization of Prototypes."
Prof. Steve Scheiner, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Illinois, August 29, 1997. Schedule

43.
"Topological Electron Density Analysis of Electron-Poor Bismuth Clusters."
Prof. Noro, Faculty of Sciences, University of Hokkaido, Sapporo 060, Japan, July 24, 1997.

42.
"Highly Dipole Aligned Organic Molecular Crystalline Materials for Nonlinear Optics."
Prof. Kazuhiko Ichikawa, Graduate School for Environmental Earth Studies, University of Hokkaido and The Japan Chemical Society, Sapporo 060, Japan, July 23, 1997.

41.
"The Cation-Dinitrogen Interaction. From Dative Bonding Theory to Problems in Chemical Toxicology."
Prof. Suehiro Iwata, Institute for Molecular Science, Myodaiji, Okazaki 444, Japan, July 18, 1997

40.
"The Cation-Dinitrogen Interaction. From Dative Bonding Theory to Problems in Chemical Toxicology."
Prof. Hiroshi Kashiwagi, Department of Biochemical Engineering and Science, Faculty of Computer Science and Systems Engineering, Kyushu Institute of Technology, Kwazu 680-4, Iizuka 820, Japan, July 11, 1997.

39.
"DNA Chemistry Related to Environmental Chemistry."
Prof. Kazuhiko Ichikawa, Graduate School for Environmental Earth Studies, University of Hokkaido, Division of Material Science, Sapporo 060, Japan, July 8, 1997.

38.
"Dipole Aligned Crystalline Molecular Organic Materials for Nonlinear Optics.
Theoretical Considerations and Prototype Realization."
"Structural and Mechanistic Organic Chemistry. A Tribute to Norman L. Allinger."
Sponsored jointly by the International Academy of Quantum Molecular Sciences and the World Association of Theoretically Oriented Chemists (WATOC). Satellite Meeting, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, June 4-7, 1997.

37.
"Fruitful Interplay Between Theory and Experiment."
Prof. Charles Greenlief, Sr., Department of Chemistry, Emporia State University, Emporia, KS, March 31, 1997.

36.
"Chemie Anisotroper Elektrostatischer Medien."
Prof. Hopf, Institut fuer Organische Chemie, Technische Universitaet Carolo-Wilhelmina Braunschweig, Braunschweig, Germany, December 18, 1996.

35.
"Design and Realization of Highly Dipole-Aligned Molecular Crystals for Nonlinear Optics."
Prof. Andrew Holder, Chemistry Colloquium, Department of Chemistry, University of Missouri-Kansas City, September 5, 1996.

34.
"The Cation-Dinitrogen Interaction. From Dative Bonding Theory to Problems in Chemical Toxicology."
Presented at the symposium on"Elucidation of Organic Reaction Mechanisms by Ab Initio Methods" in the Computers in Chemistry Division. 212th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Orlando, Florida, August 27, 1996.

33.
"Design und Realisation Neuer Organischer Nichtlinearer Optischer Materialien."
Prof. Schmutzler and Prof. Grahn, Materialwissenschaftliches Kolloquium, Institute für Organische und Anorganische Chemie, Technische Universität Carolo-Wilhelmina Braunschweig, Braunschweig, Germany, December 21, 1995.

32.
"Design und Realisation Neuer Organischer Nichtlinearer Optischer Materialien."
Prof. Nesper, Anorganische Chemie Kolloquium, Laboratorium für Anorganische Chemie, Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule, Zürich, Switzerland, December 19, 1995.

31.
"Design und Realisation Neuer Organischer Nichtlinearer Optischer Materialien."
Prof. Retey, Organisch-Chemisches Kolloquium, Institut für Organische Chemie und Biochemie, Universität Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, Germany, December 18, 1995.

30.
"Intra- und Intermolecular Nicht-Synergistische Bindung."
Prof. Manfred Regitz, Organisch-Chemisches Kolloquium, Institut für Organische Chemie, Universität Kaiserslautern, Kaiserslautern, Germany, December 15, 1995.

29.
"Design und Realisation Neuer Organischer Nichtlinearer Optischer Materialien."
Prof. Kessler, Organisch-Chemisches Kolloquium, Institut für Organische Chemie, Technische Universität München, München, Germany, December 14, 1995.

28.
"Design und Realisation Neuer Organischer Nichtlinearer Optischer Materialien."
Prof. Gerhard Maas, Organisch-Chemisches Kolloquium, Institut für Organische Chemie, Universität Ulm, Ulm, Germany, December 13, 1995.

27.
"Design and Realisation of Novel Organic Materials for Nonlinear Optics."
Prof. Lickess, Inorganic Chemistry Colloquium, Department of Chemistry, Imperial College of Science and Technology, South Kensington, London, UK, December 8, 1995.

26.
"Intra- and Intermolecular Non-Synergistic Bonding."
Prof. Paul Popelier, Theory Colloquium, Department of Chemistry, University Chemistry Laboratory, Cambridge, UK, December 7, 1995.

25.
"The Shortest Route to The New Is A Determined Attempt to Understand What Is Known:
Diazonium Ions and Their Phosphorus Analogues."
Prof. Laird, Kansas University, Laurence, Kansas, October 10, 1995.

24.
"Intra- and Intermolecular Non-Synergistic Bonding."
Prof. Buszek, Kansas State University, Manhatten, Kansas, April 11, 1995.

23.
"Intra- and Intermolecular Non-Synergistic Bonding."
Prof. Berkowitz, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska, April 10, 1995.

22.
"Spin Polarization versus Spin Delocalization."
Departmental Dynamite Seminar, University of Missouri-Columbia, November 22, 1994.

21.
"Fragmentübertragungsenergien und Nicht-Synergetische Wasserstoffbrückenbindung in Watson-Crick DNA Basenpaaren."
Prof. Steglich, Universität München, May 6, 1994.

20.
"Some Thoughts on Chemical Bonding."
Organic Chemistry Day, Univ. of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, April 24, 1994.

19.
"A New Bonding Model for Diazonium Ions. Topological Electron Density Analysis, Experimental Tests, and Predictions."
Prof. J. Fishbein, Wake Forest University, Salem, North Carolina, March 1994.

18.
"Fragmentübertragungsenergien und Nicht-Synergetische Wasserstoffbrückenbindung in Watson-Crick DNA Basenpaaren."
Prof. Paul von Rague-Schleyer, Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Computational Chemistry Center, February 18, 1994.

17.
"Fragmentübertragungsenergien und Nicht-Synergetische Wasserstoffbrückenbindung in Watson-Crick DNA Basenpaaren."
Prof. Wamhoff, Universität Bonn, February 16, 1994.

16.
"Deaminierungschemie und Deren Rolle in der Alkylierung von DNA."
Prof. Frohn, Universität Duisburg, February 15, 1994.

15.
"Fragment Transfer Energies and Non-Synergistic Bonding in Watson Crick Model Nucleic Acid Pairing."
Prof. Talaty, Wichita State University, January 26, 1994.

14.
"Elektronendichteanalyse der Bindungsverhältnisse in den Phosphor-Analogen von Aromatischen und Aliphatischen Diazonium Ionen."
Prof. Herbert W. Roesky, Institut für Anorganische Chemie, Universität Göttingen, June 9, 1993.

13.
"Neue Entwicklungen in der Topologischen Analyse von Elektronendichte und Spindichte Verteilungen. Radikale, Quasi-Aromatic Organometallische Komplexe, und Nicht-Synergetische Bindung in Nucleinsäure Dimeren."
Prof. R. Gleiter, Universität Heidelberg, June 7, 1993.

12.
"Highlights neuerer Entwicklungen und Anwendungen Topologischer Elektronendichte und Spindichte Analysen."
Prof. Gernot Frenking, Universität Marburg, June 1, 1993.

11.
"Neue Entwicklungen in der Topologischen Analyse von Elektronendichte und Spindichte Verteilungen. Radikale, Organometallische Komplexe, und Nicht-Synergetische Bindung in Nucleinsäure Dimeren."
Prof. Wilhelm Maier, Max-Planck Institut für Kohlenforschung, Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany, May 27, 1993.

10.
"Intra- und Intermolekulare Nicht-Synergistische Bindung."
Prof. G. Bringmann, Universität Würzburg, February 5, 1993.

9.
"Intra- and Intermolecular Non-Synergistic Bonding."
Departmental Dynamite Seminar, University of Missouri-Columbia, December 8, 1992.

8.
"Experimental and Theoretical Studies of Deamination Reactions."
University of Missouri-St. Louis, October 26, 1992.

7.
"A New Bonding Model for Diazonium Ions: Theory and Experiment."
Washington University, St. Louis, September 24, 1992.

6.
"Neue Experimentelle und Theoretische Untersuchungen an aliphatischen Diazonium Ionen und den Phosphor Analogen."
Prof. U. Siehl, Universität Tübingen, Germany, July 1, 1992.

5.
"Recent Studies in Topological Electron Density Analysis."
Physics Colloquium, University of Missouri-Columbia, September 11, 1991.

4.
"Theoretical Studies of Deamination Reactions."
The St. Louis Gathering on Computer-Aided Molecular Design and Computational Chemistry, May 17, 1991.

3.
"Population Analysis. A Comparative Analysis between Basis Set Partitioning Techniques and Density Integration Methods."
University of Missouri-Kansas City, January 23, 1990.

2.
"Theoretical Study of the Stereochemistry of Metalated Oximes."
Organic Chemistry Colloquium, University of California, Berkeley, April 16, 1987.

1.
"The Unimolecular Dediazoniation of Ethynyldiazonium Ion."
Prof. M. Hanack, Universität Tübingen, Germany, June 21, 1986.