36th ESF/Euchem Conference on Stereochemistry
Bürgenstock, April 28 - May 4, 2001
 
 
President:

Andrea Vasella

 
Vice-President:

Lia Addadi

 
Guest of Honor:

Duilio Arigoni

 
 
 

SUNDAY Morning Session – Moderator: Jean-François Normant

 
Elias J Corey

Catalytic enantioselective synthesis methods, pathways and applications

 
Gerhard Erker

Catalytic and stoichiometric carbon-carbon coupling at zirconium complexes

 
 

SUNDAY Evening Session – Moderator: G Michael Blackburn

 
Tohru Fukuyama

Synthetic studies on indole alkaloids

 
 

MONDAY Morning Session – Moderator: Jay Siegel

 
Nenad Ban

Structure and function of the large ribosomal subunit

 
Stefan Matile

Bioorganic chemistry of rigid-rod molecules

 
 

MONDAY Evening Session – Moderator: Armido Studer

 
Samir Z Zard

Explorations in radical chemistry: some new reactions for organic synthesis

 
 

TUESDAY Morning Session – Moderator: David Gani

 
Rowena G Matthews

Cobalamin-dependent methyl transfers

 
Gideon Davies

Structures and mechanisms involved in the enzymatic synthesis and degradation of polysaccharides

 
 

WEDNESDAY Morning Session – Moderator: Beat H Meier

 
Renato Zenobi

New applications for soft ionization mass spectrometry

 
Steve W Homans

Structure, dynamics and interactions of macromolecules in the weakly aligned state

 
 

WEDNESDAY Evening Session – Moderator: Bernhard Kräutler

 
Hung-Wen Liu

Learning nature’s strategy for making unusual sugars

 
 

THURSDAY Morning Session – Moderator: Peter Chen

 
John F Hartwig

Transition metal-catalyzed saturated carbon-heteroatom bond formation

 
Gregory C Fu

Asymmetric catalysis with ‘planar-chiral’ heterocycles

 
 

THURSDAY Evening Session – Moderator: Lia Addadi

 
Gerald W Hart

Dynamic o-glycosylation of nuclear & cytoskeletal proteins: a new paradigm for regulation and signal transduction