Program

Friday, June 23 2017, Faculty of Physics, Astronomy and Applied Computer Science

9:00-9:40 Helmut Schwarz The President of Alexander von Humboldt-Foundation; Technische Universität Berlin, Germany
Menage-a-trois: single-atom catalysis, mass spectrometry and computational chemistry

9:40-10:20 Christopher Jones The Editor of ACS Catalysis; School of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
Amine-modified silicates as CO2 sorbents and catalysts

10:20-11:00 Klaus Lips Institute for Nanospectroscopy, Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin, Germany
Towards terawatt-scale photovoltaics – perspectives and challenges for energy materials research

coffee

11:20-12:00 Bartosz Grzybowski UNIST, Ulsan, South Korea; Institute of Organic Chemistry, Polish Academy of Sciences
Chematica – an automatic chemist for the XXI century

12:00-12:40 Mariusz Jaskólski Faculty of Chemistry, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań
Pushing the limits of biological crystallography: macromolecular structure beyond atomic resolution

12:40-13:20 Yukihiro Ozaki  Kwansei Gakuin University, Japan
Molecular spectroscopy and quantum chemistry

lunch

14:30-15:00 Tad Holak Faculty of Chemistry, Jagiellonian University, Kraków
Monitoring the antagonist-protein and protein-protein interactions with NMR and X-ray: inhibitors of the p53-Mdm2 and immune checkpoint PD-1/PD-L1 interactions

15:00-15:20 Szczepan Zapotoczny Faculty of Chemistry, Jagiellonian University, Kraków
Macromolecular engineering on surfaces – ladder-like polymer brushes 

15:20-15:40 Dawid Pinkowicz Faculty of Chemistry, Jagiellonian University, Kraków
Multifunctionality in molecular crystals – towards future molecule-based devices

15:40-16:00 Monika Srebro-Hooper Faculty of Chemistry, Jagiellonian University, Kraków
Understanding factors that determine chiroptical and photophysical properties of helicene derivatives – theoretical studies

coffee

16:30-17:00 Rudi van Eldik Faculty of Chemistry, Jagiellonian University, Kraków, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany
Chemistry with feeling!

17:00-17:45 Roman Kozłowski Jerzy Haber Institute of Catalysis and Surface Chemistry, Polish Academy of Sciences
Leonardo da Vinci “Lady with an Ermine” – image and matter

17:45-18:15 Piotr Drożdżewski Faculty of Chemistry, Wrocław University of Science and Technology
Normal vibrations and music harmony

18:30-20:00 “Chemical” Opera, Faculty of Chemistry

Francesco Parrino – tenor, Małgorzata Rodek – soprano, Stefan Łabanowski – piano

20:30 Gala dinner

Saturday, June 24 2017

09.00-11.30 Visit to the new Faculty of Chemistry

11.30-12.00 Coffee with the Director of the Museum (U Pęcherza, Collegium Maius)

12.00-13.30 Visit to the Museum of Jagiellonian University (Collegium Maius)