Department of Chemistry University of Oxford

All at 2.00 pm on Tuesday  (unless otherwise indicated below) in the Lecture Theatre of the Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory.
Convenors: Prof. Kylie Vincent and Prof. Jose Goicoechea

Week 1

17 January   

Prof. Mike Ward (University of Sheffield)
“Guest binding and catalysis in the cavity of a self-assembled coordination cage”

Week 2

24 January  

Dr. Susan Quinn (University College Dublin)
“Tracking ultrafast photoinduced electron transfer between ruthenium polypyridyl complexes and DNA in solution and the crystal state”

Week 3

31 January 

Prof. Wilfred Hagen (TU Delft)
“From millisecond to microsecond timescale kinetics of metalloproteins”

Week 4

7 February

Prof. Paul Walton (University of York)
“Structures, Spectroscopy and Activities of Copper Oxidases Capable of Oxidising Cellulose”

Week 5

14 February 

Prof. Christophe Copéret (ETH Zürich)
“Molecular understanding and controlled functionalization of surfaces towards single-site catalysts and beyond”

Week 6

21 February

Prof. Reiner Anwander (Universität Tubingen)
“Looking at rare-earth metal alkyls from various angles”

Week 7

28 February 

Prof. Jürgen Senker (University of Bayreuth)
“Selective Host-Guest Interactions in Porous Materials - an NMR Crystallographic Study”

Week 8

7 March 

Prof. Milo Shaffer (Imperial)
“Versatile and scalable approaches to chemical processing of nanocarbons”