Symposium: An NMR Testimonial

Friday, 31st March 2023

Whitworth Hall, The University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, UK.

To celebrate Professor Gareth Morris's 40 years at the University of Manchester, and in acknowledgment of his academic and scientific contributions, the Department of Chemistry at the University of Manchester is hosting a symposium on NMR spectroscopy. This is an open event, and free to attend, but registration is required (see link below).

Registration is compulsory closes on 16th March.
Please register here.

10:00 Coffee

10:30 Welcome
10:40 Eriko Takano, Deputy Head of Chemistry Department (UoM, UK)
10:50 Ad Bax (NIH, USA) - The Increasing Power of NMR in Challenging Structural Biology"
11:30 Malcolm Levitt (University of Southampton, UK) - "Cyclic Trajectories - Old & New"
12:10 James Keeler (University of Cambridge, UK) - "Once Upon a Time in Room Forty Nine …."

12:30 Lunch

13:30 Pinelopi Moutzouri (Bruker, Switzerland) - "Pure Isotropic Proton NMR"
14:00 Laura Castañar (University Complutense of Madrid, Spain) - "Cutting-edge NMR Methods"

14:30 Coffee

15:00 Christina Thiele (TU Darmstadt, Germany) - "Inspirations from Manchester Applied in the Investigation of Peptide Catalysis"
15:40 Geoffrey Bodenhausen (ENS, France) - "Nostalgic Echoes of Modulations"
16:20 Gareth Morris
16:30 Closing remarks

16:40 Refreshments


Mathias Nilsson, Laura Castañar, Ralph Adams, and Clare Heywood.

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We are grateful to Bruker, JEOL, and the University of Manchester for enabling attendance at this event to be free of charge.