3 April 2013

24th North Postgraduate Symposium on Novel Organic Chemistry

Organised by:

SCI's Fine Chemicals Group

Leeds, UK

Registration Closed

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Synopsis

For the 24th consecutive year the Fine Chemicals Group are pleased to announce the 24th North Postgraduate Symposium on Novel Organic Chemistry.

This event invites organic chemistry students in the final year of their doctoral studies at UK universities (in synthesis, mechanistic studies, methodology, medicinal chemistry or analysis) to submit applications to present their work.

Winning speakers in this symposium will receive a cash prize and runners up will also recieve prizes.


Programme

Event Day

Event Schedule
12:30
Arrival and refreshments
13:00
Opening remarks
13:05
Phorboxazole B: The C20-C32 core fragment Kristaps Ermanis, University of York
13:25
Synthesis of 1-substituted tetrahydroisoquinolines using lithiation-substitution Xiabing Li, University of Sheffield
13:45
Tertiary thiols by stereospecific arylation/vinylation of thiocarbamates Gaëlle Mingat, University of Manchester Chair: Thomas James
14:05
Synthesis of the complete carbon skeleton of Malhamensilipin A Jan Saska, University of Nottingham
14:25
One-pot multi-component pericyclic reactions Joseph Cowell, Newcastle University
14:45
Selective hydrometallations of propargylic alcohols and their applications in synthesis Mark McLaughlin, Queen's University Belfast
15:05
Refreshment break Chair: Sarah Narramore
15:35
Highly stereoselective synthesis of Z-homoallylic alcohols by kinetic resolution of racemic secondary allylboronates Celia Incerti-Pradillos, Loughborough University
15:55
Application of Horner-Wittig Reaction to the construction of contiguous stereocenters Laura Parry, University of Bradford
16:15
Oligobenzamide α-helix mimetic scaffolds: The role of non-covalent interactions in molecular recognition Valeria Azzarito, University of Leeds Chair: Katherine Horner
16:35
High' temperature asymmetric α-Lithiation-trapping of N-Boc pyrrolidine: role of N-Boc rotamers in the synthesis of tetra-substituted pyrrolidines Giacomo Gelardi, University of York
16:55
Terminal alkyne hydroalumination with hystricine like Cp*2ZrCl2 catalysis of stabilized HAlCl2(THF)2 Darren Willcox, University of Nottingham
17:15
Closing remarks
17:25
Wine reception followed by prize presentation
18:30
Speakers dinner

Venue and Contact

University of Leeds

University of Leeds, Chemistry Building, Lecture Theatre B, Leeds, LS2 9JT

To view location details, please click here.

Dr Robin Bon

Email: r.bon@leeds.ac.uk


Fees
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