26th ESF/Euchem Conference on Stereochemistry
Bürgenstock, April 28 - May 4, 1991
 
 
President:

Helmut Ringsdorf

 
 
 

MONDAY Moderator: R Scheffold

 
J-M Lehn

Helicate self-organisation a double twisted stereochemistry

 
M Green

The peculiar stereochemistry of a helical macromolecular worm (short lecture)

 
H Kunz

Carbohydrates as carriers of chiral information in stereoselective synthesis

 
 

POSTER Session Moderator: M Hanack

 
 

TUESDAY Moderator: G Ourisson

 
R H Grubbs

Polymer synthesis with organometallic complexes

 
R Zentel

Functionalized liquid crystalline polymers: towards NLO applications and piezo sensors (short lecture)

 
A Pfaltz

Design of chiral ligands for enantioselective catalysis (short lecture)

 
K Müllen

Tailoring photochemical and electrochemical reactivity of conjugated π-systems: the macromolecular and supramolecular approach (short lecture)

 
Y Rubin

Novel allotropes of carbon (short lecture)

 
G M Whitesides

Molecular self-assembly in two and three dimensions

 
 

WEDNESDAY Moderator: A Maelicke

 
D Oesterhelt

A photochemical switch for ion translocation and optical information storage

 
E Kosower

A holistic approach to receptor and channel structure

 
F Vögtle

Guest selective molecular cavities: recognition and transport of nucleoside bases (short lecture)

 
 

THURSDAY Moderator: A Eschenmoser

 
S Benkovic

Enzymes and ABzymes

 
R Lerner

ABzymes and Enzymes

 
A Plückthun

Protein engineering for understanding antibody catalysis (short lecture)

 
D Hilvert

Reparing genetic defects with catalytic antibodies (short lecture)

 
G Fischer

Studies on the isomerization of the peptide bond (short lecture)

 
 

FRIDAY Moderator: J Sunamoto

 
R D Kornberg

Two-dimensional crystallization technique with applications to structure determination of RNA-polymerases

 
N Ise

Ultra-small angle scattering: a new method to study micron size fluctuations (short lecture)

 
H-J Güntherodt

STM and related techniques: imaging, spectroscopy, modification and manipulation on an atomic and molecular scale

 
J Frommer

STM and AFM imaging of ordered organic materials (short lecture)

 
 

Moderator: K Müller

 
R J P Williams

Biological communication and biological crystal growth