HomeInvited Lectures 2019Archive - 2010

Archive - 2010

January 20, 2010

Prof. Aalt BAST

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Maastricht, The Netherlands
Antioxidants as Drugs
February 9, 2010

Prof. John E. WALKER

Medical Research Council Mitochondrial Biology Unit, Cambridge, United Kingdom
Energy Conversion in Biology
February 19, 2010

Prof. Antonio M. ECHAVARREN

Institute of Chemical Research of Catalonia, Tarragona, Spain
Gold Catalysis in the Construction of Molecular Complexity
March 12, 2010

Prof. J. Michael McBRIDE

Department of Chemistry, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Did Life Grind to a Start? A Brief History of the Origins of Homochirality
April 16, 2010


Department of Chemistry, Stanford University, California, USA
The Chemical History of the Pill
April 30, 2010

Prof. Ben L. FERINGA

Department of Organic Chemistry, Stratingh Institute for Chemistry, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
In Control of Molecular Motion: From Molecular Switches to Molecular Motors
May 10, 2010

Prof. David MILSTEIN

Department of Organic Chemistry, The Kimmel Center for Molecular Design, The Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel
Design of New Catalytic Reactions for "Green" Synthesis and Sustainable Energy
May 28, 2010

Prof. Kenso SOAI

Department of Applied Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Tokyo University of Science, Japan
Asymmetric Autocatalysis and the Origin of Homochirality
June 16, 2010


Prof. Cynthia J. BURROWS

Department of Chemistry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Mechanisms of Guanine Oxidation Leading to DNA Mutations
June 18, 2010


Prof. Gregory C. FU

Department of Chemistry, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
Palladium- and Nickel-Catalyzed Coupling Reactions of Alkyl Electrophiles
September 20, 2010

Prof. Jacqueline K. BARTON

Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, USA
DNA-mediated Signaling
October 4, 2010

Prof. C. Oliver KAPPE

Christian Doppler Laboratory for Microwave Chemistry, Institute of Chemistry, University of Graz, Austria
Microwave-Assisted Organic Synthesis: From Laboratory Curiosity to Standard Practice in 25 Years
October 25, 2010

Prof. Janusz M. BUJNICKI

International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, Warsaw, and Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Faculty of Biology, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznañ, Poland
New Methods for 3D Structure Prediction of RNAs and RNPs
November 22, 2010

Prof. Burkhard KÖNIG

Institut für Organische Chemie, Universität Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
Synthetic Receptors for Selective Molecular Recognition and Catalysis