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School of Chemistry – Visiting Speakers 2019

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Wed 23rd January
(LT4; 13:00-14:00)
Dr Louise Natrajan – University of Manchester
‘Multiphoton and upconversion from f-element containing complexes’

Wed 30th January
(EFRY 1.05; 13:00-14:00)
Dr Allister Crow – University of Warwick
‘ABC Transporters: far more diverse than your textbook told you’

Wed 27th February
(Thomas Paine Lecture Theatre; 14:00-16:00)
Dr Alex Clark – Imperial College London
'Molecular Quantum Photonics'
Dr Jordi Bures - University of Manchester
‘Better Understanding for Better Reactions’

Time and Date TBC
Dr Artem Bakulin – Imperial College London
RSC Marlow Award
Title - TBC

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Wed 6th March
(LT3, 13:00-14:00)
Prof. Richard Taylor – University of York
‘Natural Products to Organic Diversity: Spiro-ing Out of Control!’

Wed 20th March
(LT3, 12:00-13:00)
Prof. Jonathan Clayden – University of Bristol
RSC Tilden Prize
‘Exploiting Molecular Conformation: Reactivity, Relays and Receptors’

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Wed 3rd April
(EFRY 1.08, 13:00-14:00)
Prof. Perdita Barran – University of Manchester
Title - TBC

Wed 17th April
(Queens 1.03, 13:00-14:00)
Prof. Joe Harrity – University of Sheffield
‘New Strategies for the Synthesis of Boronic Acid Derivatives’

Wed 1st May
(LT4, 13:00-14:00)
Dr Susan Quinn – University College Dublin
'Exploring Ultrafast Photoinduced Processes Between Ruthenium Polypyridyl Complexes and DNA'

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Wed 22nd May – ChemEast Symposium
(The Enterprise Centre, 9am-7pm)
Prof. Tobias Ritter – Max Planck Institute
Prof. David Leigh – Univesity of Manchester
Prof. Corey Stephenson – Univesity of Michigan
Prof. Nuno Maulide – University of Vienna
Prof. Bartosz Grzybowski – Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology
Prof. Fernanda D Gonzalez - University of Oxford
Dr. Alyssa J Avestro - University of York
Dr Jenny Hiscock – University of Kent
Register HERE.
(split with a coffee breaks and followed by a wine reception)

Wed 26th June
(Lecture Theatre 3, 11:00-12:00)
Dr Elizaveta Suturina – University of Bath 
'Evaluation of spin-Hamiltonian parameters by paramagnetic NMR'

Wed 24th July
(EFRY 1.02; 13:00-14:00)
Prof. Mike Ingleson, University of Edinburgh
"Unusual borylation chemistry – from (NHC)Zn cation catalysed to acyl directed C-H borylation"