15th Euchem Conference on Stereochemistry
Bürgenstock, April 29 - May 5, 1979

Sir Derek Barton

Guest of Honor:

E Havinga


MONDAY Moderator: H A Staab

B Lythgoe

Steric aspects of some synthetic methods

A Marquet

Structure of sulphur stabilised carbanions: stereochemical consequences

C Grob

A stereoelectronic solution to the norbornyl problem


TUESDAY Moderator: J Mathieu

W Oppolzer

Stereocontrolled syntheses of ring-systems and natural products

A Fischli

Some aspects of the transfer of chirality

J Martel

Recent advances in the stereocontrolled synthesis of several natural products


WEDNESDAY Moderator: E Havinga

D A Evans

lonophore total synthesis

H Nozaki

Highly selective synthesis with carbenoids


THURSDAY Moderator: D Ginsburg

R M Kellogg

The development of synthetic catalysts
examples of catalytically active crown ethers

F Vögtle

Stereochemistry and complex formation of molecular cavities and pseudocavities

J E Stoddart

Old crown and new chemistry: stereochemical principles in the design and function of synthetic molecular receptors


FRIDAY Moderator: J D Dunitz

M Saunders

The NMR isotopic perturbation method for determining molecular symmetry of carbocations

M Simonetta

Geometrical and electronic structure of bridged annulenes

F A Cotton

Non-wernerian structural chemistry