30th ESF/Euchem Conference on Stereochemistry
Bürgenstock, April 30 - May 6, 1995

Helmut Schwarz


François Diederich

Guest of Honor:

André Dreiding


MONDAY Morning Session Moderator: D N Reinhoudt

M A Fox

Synthetic polymers for directional electron transfer

I Willner

Light-regulated molecular, macromolecular and protein assemblies: en-route to chemical devices


MONDAY Evening Session Moderator: S Shaik

M N Paddon-Row

The character of long-range intramolecular electron transfer: to be or not to be? That was the question!


TUESDAY Morning Session Moderator: C Leumann

T A Steitz

A two-metal-ion mechanism of phosphoryltrasfer for nucleases, polymerases and RNA splicing

P B Moore

Prokaryotic loop E and the sarcin/ricin loop:
a tale of two motifs


TUESDAY Evening Session Moderator: B Giese

R W Hoffmann

Flexible molecules with defined shape


WEDNESDAY Morning Session Moderator: J D Dunitz

G Ertl

Self-oganization in surface reactions

M McBride

Stereochemical aspects of the low-temperature decomposition of crystalline high explosives


THURSDAY Morning Session Moderator: Y Apeloig

E C Constable

Self-assembly at the organic-inorganic interface: from molecules to materials

R G Bergman

Activation of carbon-hydrogen bonds using organo-transition metal complexes


THURSDAY Evening Session Moderator: G Ourisson

S J Lippard

Non-heme iron and the biological oxidation of methane


FRIDAY Morning Session Moderator: F Diederich

P Chen

Experimental and theoretical studies of 1,4-biradicals: model compounds for the activated forms of enediyne antitumor antibiotics

J Michl

The molecular construction kit approach to covalent thin-layer materials


FRIDAY Evening Session Moderator: F Diederich

B K Sharpless

On the mechanism of the osmium-catalyzed asymmetric dihydroxylation