Scientific Program

Talks

There will be a welcome reception on Monday evening, 12 November, at 19:00
followed by dinner at 20:00.

 

TUESday, 13   NOVEMBER

9:00
Welcome and Introduction

9:20
Insights into molecular processes from molecular dynamics, scale-up and commercialisation
Stuart L. James / Queen's University Belfast, UK

10:00
Thermodynamics and stability in mechanochemistry and mechanochemically-made materials
Tomislav Friščić / McGill University, Canada

10:40
Coffee break

11:10
Quantitative studies of polymer mechanochemistry
Stephen Craig / Duke University, USA

11:50
Elucidating covalent mechanochemistry with single molecule force spectroscopy and quantum chemistry
Martin Beyer / University of Innsbruck, Austria

12:30
Lunch

 

13:50
Episode IX: the ball-mill strikes back
Fréderic Lamaty / Institut des Biomolécules Max Mousseron, France

14:30
Nucleic acid mechanochemistry - a 150-year love affair
Joseph S. Vyle / Queen's University Belfast, UK

15:10
Coffee break

15:40
Mechanochemical synthesis of cyclic compounds
Guan-Wu Wang / University of Science and Technology of China, China

16:20
Diversity-oriented synthesis based on a mechanochemical multicomponent reaction
José Carlos Menendez / Complutense University of Madrid, Spain

17:00
End of talks

 

POSTER SESSION - PART 1

17:30
Presentation and discussion of posters

19:30
End of poster session

19:30
Dinner

 

WEDNESDAY, 14 November

9:00
Mechanochemistry in C–H-bond functionalization
Carsten Bolm / RWTH Aachen University, Germany

9:40
Developing Selective Reactions Under Mechanochemical Conditions
James Mack / University of Cincinnati, USA

10:20
Coffee break

10:50
Computational covalent mechanochemistry: providing molecular insight
Dominik Marx / Ruhr University Bochum, Germany

11:30
Linking mechanochemistry with protein folding with single bond resolution
Sergi Garcia-Manyes / King's College London, UK

12:10
Lunch

 

13:50
Mech@nochemistry: bridging tradition and innovation in organic synthesis
Evelina Colacino / University of Montpellier & Institute Charles Gerhardt of Montpellier, France

14:30
Mechanochemistry of gaseous reagents
José G. Hernández / RWTH Aachen University, Germany

15:10
Coffee break

15:40
Mechanocatalytic gas-phase reactions
Ferdi Schüth / Max Planck Institute for Coal Research, Germany

16:20
Mechanochemical pathways towards polymer framework and porous carbon materials
Lars Borchardt / TU Dresden, Germany

17:00
End of talks

 

POSTER SESSION - PART 2

17:30
Presentation and discussion of posters

19:30
End of poster session

19:30
Dinner

 

 

THURSday, 15 November

9:00
Synthesis by extrusion
Deborah Crawford / Queen's University Belfast, UK

9:40
Influence of stressing conditions on yield and energy consumption on a Knoevenagel synthesis
Sandra Breitung-Faes / Braunschweig University of Technology, Germany

10:20
Coffee break

10:50
In situ monitoring of mechanochemical milling
Krunoslav Uzarevic / Ruđer Bošković Institute, Croatia

11:30
From batch to flow in organic mechanosynthesis
Thomas-Xavier Métro / Institut des Biomolécules Max Mousseron, France

12:10
Lunch

 

13:30
Mechanistic investigations of mechanosyntheses
Franziska Emmerling / Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing, Germany

14:10
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Felipe Garcia / Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

14:50
Final words, farewell

15:00
End of program

19:00
Dinner