38th ESF/Euchem Conference on Stereochemistry
Bürgenstock, April 26 - May 2, 2003
 
 
President:

Jan-E Bäckvall

 
Vice-President:

Herbert Waldmann

 
Guest of Honor:

Léon Ghosez

 
 
 

SUNDAY Morning Session – Moderator: David Tanner

 
Anthony G M Barrett

An obsession with macrocyclic compounds

 
T V RajanBabu

Stereochemical control in inter- and intramolecular reactions of olefins and acetylenes

 
 

SUNDAY Evening Session – Moderator: Bernhard Kräutler

 
Manfred T Reetz

Evolutionary and combinatorial methods in enantioselective (bio)catalysis

 
 

MONDAY Morning Session – Moderator: Herbert Waldmann

 
Klaas Martinus Pos

On the structure and function of bacterial pumps and bacterial protein glycosylation

 
Jeffery W Kelly

The chemistry and biology of misfolding diseases

 
 

MONDAY Evening Session – Moderator: Lia Addadi

 
Ari Helenius

Quality control during protein folding

 
 

TUESDAY Morning Session – Moderator: Carsten Bolm

 
Karl Anker Jørgensen

A failed reaction leading to new catalytic asymmetric transformations

 
David W C MacMillan

Development of new catalysis concepts of
broad utility to chemical synthesis

 
 

WEDNESDAY Morning Session – Moderator: Varinder K Aggarwal

 
Pher G Andersson

Development and application of a new class
of chiral ligands

 
Masahiro Murakami

The stereochemistry of electrocyclic reactions
dominated by hyperconjugation rather than sterics

 
 

WEDNESDAY Evening Session – Moderator: Franz Schmidtchen

 
Chris A Hunter

Quantitative approaches to molecular recognition

 
 

THURSDAY Morning Session – Moderator: Peter Bäuerle

 
David A Leigh

Tooling up for nanoworld: hydrogen bond assembled ‘molecular machinery’

 
Takashi Kato

Nanostructured liquid crystals:
supramolecular self-assembly of soft materials

 
 

THURSDAY Evening Session – Moderator: François Diederich

 
Timothy M Swager

Polymer electronics for ultra-sensitive
chemical and biological sensors