34th ESF/Euchem Conference on Stereochemistry
Bürgenstock, April 24 - 30, 1999
 
 
President:

Javier de Mendoza

 
Vice-President:

Jean F Normant

 
Guest of Honor:

Jean-Marie Lehn

 
 
 

MONDAY Morning Session Moderator: M Reza Ghadiri

 
Roderick MacKinnon

Structure and mechanisms of potassium channels

 
Samuel H Gellman

Heteropolymer folding: proteins and beyond

 
 

MONDAY Evening Session Moderator: Rocco Ungaro

 
David N Reinhoudt

Non-covalent synthesis of (chiral) nanostructures

 
 

TUESDAY Morning Session Moderator: Andreas Pfaltz

 
José Elguero

Transfer and localization of hydrogen in the solid state

 
Thomas W Ebbesen

Disk, cones & tubes: geometry in the chemistry of carbon

 
 

TUESDAY Evening Session Moderator: Alexandre Alexakis

 
Alex Pines

Novel NMR and MRI techniques for the study of chemical structure and dynamics

 
 

WEDNESDAY Morning Session Moderator: Antonio M Echavarren

 
José Barluenga

Fischer carbene complexes:
shaping new organic transformations

 
Stephen L Buchwald

New catalytic processes for organic and materials synthesis

 
 

THURSDAY Morning Session Moderator: Jean-Pierre Sauvage

 
Roeland J M Nolte

Helical molecular programming

 
Makoto Fujita

Metal-directed assembly of discrete nanostructures:
macrocycles, catenanes, tubes, cages, and capsules

 
 

THURSDAY Evening Session Moderator: Anthony P Davis

 
Dudley H Williams

Supramolecular assemblies and glycopeptide antibiotics

 
 

FRIDAY Morning Session Moderator: Erick M Carreira

 
Luis Echegoyen

Electrochemical transformations of fullerenes

 
Alois Fürstner

Transition metal catalyzed syntheses of carbo- and heterocycles

 
 

FRIDAY Evening Session Moderator: Jean-François Normant

 
Lutz F Tietze

Drug design in the development of new selective anticancer agents