Symposium 2021 ‘Chemistry of Success’ In and Out of Control
Date, time and location: 19th November 2021, 9:30 – 16:30, 'Het Paleis' (Boterdiep 111, 9718 RL Groningen).
Theme: Chemistry of Success, In and Out of Control
Chair of the Day: Prof. dr. Marthe T.C. Walvoort
The schedule for the day is as follows:
09:00 - 09:30: Walk in
09:30 - 9:45: Introduction by Marthe Walvoort and the committee
9:45 - 10:45 Lecture Prof. Wiktor Szymanski
Success and failure in biocatalysis, photopharmacology, medical imaging and Shakespeare’s Hamlet
10:45 - 11:05: Coffee / Chat with Prof. Szymanski
11:05 - 12:05: Lecture dr. Jörg Stierstorfer
Development of new Energetic Materials: In and Out of Control
12:05 - 13:00: Lunch / Chat with dr. Stierstorfer
13:00 - 14:00: Lecture Prof. Anat Milo
The key role outliers play in unlocking catalytic reaction mechanisms in scientific discovery
14:00 - 14:20: Cofee / Chat with Prof. Milo
14:20 - 15:20: Lecture dr. Ben Schumann
Chemical Precision Tools: fun to use and sheer necessity in glycobiology
15:20 - 15:40: Coffee / Chat with dr. Schumann
15:40 - 16:40: Lecture prof. Evgeny Pidko
Pushing the limits of homogeneous carbonyl reduction catalysis through understanding failures and mediocre performances
16:40 - 18:30: Drinks
For more information about our speakers and their abstracts, click here!
We hope you are looking forward to this as much as we are. This should be a great opportunity for you to learn some chemistry and chemical engineering that isn’t covered in the syllabus or research in Groningen.