41st Euchem Conference on Stereochemistry
Bürgenstock, April 22-28, 2006
 
 
President:

Bernhard Kräutler

 
Vice-President:

Samir Z Zard

 
Guest of Honor:

Albert Eschenmoser

 
 
 

SUNDAY Morning Session Moderator: Samir Z Zard

 
Peter H Seeberger

Synthesis and chemical biology of carbohydrates

 
Antonio R Echavarren

New organic reactions through catalytic organotransition metal chemistry

 
 

SUNDAY Evening Session Moderator: Jay Siegel

 
Rainer Herges

Aromatics do the twist:
Synthesis of the first Moebius-aromatic annulenes

 
 

MONDAY Morning Session Moderator: Itamar Willner

 
Chad A Mirkin

Nanostructures in chemistry and biodiagnostics

 
Colin Nuckolls

Recognition, catalysis and electronics from smart surfaces

 
 

MONDAY Evening Session Moderator: Marcel Mayor

 
Hermann E Gaub

Single-molecule force spectroscopy

 
 

TUESDAY Morning Session Moderator: Herbert Waldmann

 
Don Hilvert

Molecular diversity and catalysis

 
Morton Meldal

Integrated combinatorial chemistry:
Molecular recognition and catalysis

 
 

WEDNESDAY Morning Session Moderator: Scott E Denmark

 
Shengming Ma

Control of regio- and stereoselectivity in electrophilic addition reaction of allenes

 
Ilan Marek

New organometallic reactions

 
 

WEDNESDAY Evening Session Moderator: Alain Krief

 
Donna G Blackmond

Kinetic, mechanistic, and theoretical studies of asymmetric organocatalytic transformations

 
 

THURSDAY Morning Session Moderator: Ronald Micura

 
Ronald R Breaker

Genetic control by riboswitches and ribozymes

 
Gerald F Joyce

Direct evolution of nucleic acid enzymes

 
 

THURSDAY Evening Session Moderator: Florante A Qiocho

 
Robert M Stroud

A two billion year old tale of membrane transport