Department of Chemistry University of Oxford

 (All colloquia will be held in the Dyson Perrins Lecture Theatre, Thursday at 2 pm, unless otherwise stated. All visitors are welcome.

Convenors: Prof. Jeremy Robertson and Prof. Angela Russell 

Week 1

18 January      

No seminar TBC

Week 2

25 January  

Professor Julian Blagg - Institute of Cancer Research, Sutton
"Chemical Probes for Target Validation in Cancer"

Week 3 1 February Professor Thomas Magauer -University of Innsbruck
"(De)-Construction of Complex Three-Dimensional Molecules"
Week 4 8 February Professor Troels Skrydstrup - Aarhus University
"New Directions in Transitional Metal Catalyzed Carbonylation Chemistry"
Week 5 14-15 February
2 pm on both days, in ICL Lecture Theatre

Robert Robinson Lectures
Professor Herbert Waldmann - Max Planck Institute of Molecular Physiology, Dortmund
14 February: "Biology Oriented Synthesis and Pseudo Natural Products"
15 February: "Chemotype-Phenotype-Target"

Week 6

22 February  

Postponed until further notice
Professor Helen Hailes - University College London

Week 7

1 March    

Professor Ilan Marek - Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa
"Remote Functionalization"

Week 8

8 March  

Professor Tim Claridge - University of Oxford
"NMR Studies of Molecules Large and Small" and

Week 9 15 March

Professor Barry Trost - Stanford University
"Self Assembly of Dinuclear Main Group Catalysts for Asymmetric Synthesis" and