date September 11th-12th, 2014

Sweden-Kyoto Symposium

Session 6 Cutting-edge Organic Chemistry- Organic Synthesis, Element Chemistry, Materials Chemistry, Polymer Chemistry, and Chemical Biology

@ DeGeersalen (DeGeer-Room), 108 platser, Hus Y, plan 2
Stockholm University

Pher Andersson, Stockholm University
Masahiro Murakami, Kyoto University

9:00-9:30 Opening Address
  Masahiro Murakami, Kyoto University Energy-Conscious Organic Synthesis
9:30-10:00 Jan-E. Bäckvall, Stockholm University Asymmetric Synthesis of Biologically Active Compounds via Metal- and Enzyme-Catalyzed Dynamic Kinetic Resolution
10:00-10:30 Michael Malkoch, KTH Royal Institute of Technology Monodisperse and Biocompatible Dendritic Polymers: Chemistry and Potential Applications

10:30-10:45  Coffee Break

10:45-11:15 Norihiro Tokitoh, Kyoto University New Aspects in the Coordination Chemistry of Stannaaromatics
11:15-11:45 Henrik Ottosson, Kyoto University Putting Baird's Rule on Excited State Aromaticity and Antiaromaticity into Action
11:45-12:15 Kenji Matsuda, Kyoto University Photocontrol of Self-Assembly in Solution and at Surface by Photochromism

12:15-13:30  Lunch Break

13:30-14:00 Joseph S. M. Samec, Uppsala University An atom efficient route to alfa-sulfenylated carbonyl compounds
14:00-14:30 Licheng Sun, KTH Royal Institute of Technology Artificial Photosynthesis--From Bio-inspired Molecular Catalysts to Functional Devices
14:30-15:00 Kazuhari Akiyoshi, Kyoto University Polysaccharide nanogel engineering for biomedical application

15:00-15:15  Coffee Break

15:15-15:45 Kálmán J. Szabó, Stockholm University Transition Metal Catalyzed C-H Borylation of Alkenes
15:45-16:15 Horoshi Sugiyama, Kyoto University Chemical biology of nucleic acids: DNA origami and artificial genetic switch
16:15-16:45 Pher Andersson, Stockholm University Catalysis; A Function of Ligand Design
16:45-17:00 Wrap-up session