Young Chemists 2019 (YC19)- Friday 26th April 2019
Department of Chemistry, Imperial College London,
Molecular Sciences Research Hub, White City Campus, B10 Lecture Theatre.

This is the 17th annual meeting in the YC series and features research lectures from recently appointed young chemists that have started their independent academic careers within the last five years, and a keynote lecture from a senior scientist.

This conference is FREE to all to attend.

Date: Friday 26th April 2019
Location:
Department of Chemistry, Imperial College London,
Molecular Sciences Research Hub, White City Campus, B10 Lecture Theatre.
Application and Fees: This conference is FREE to all to attend.
For Further Information: Please contact Michele Sahrle

SESSION 2 SESSION 3
Young Chemists 2019 (YC19)- Friday 26th April 2019
Department of Chemistry, Imperial College London,
Molecular Sciences Research Hub, White City Campus, B10 Lecture Theatre.
09:30 COFFEE
10:20 Opening Remarks
Professor Chris Braddock, Imperial College London
Session 1:
10:30 "Using Genetically Incorporated Unnatural Amino Acids to Study and Control Protein Function”

Dr Yuhsuan Tsai, Cardiff University

11:05 “Innovative Approaches to Protein-Protein Interaction Inhibition”

Dr Anna Barnard, Imperial College London

11:40 “Biocatalytic Methodology: New Screens, Substrates and Synthetic Strategies”

Dr Elaine O'Reilly, University College Dublin

12:15 BREAK
Session 2:
13:45 “Main Group Redox Redux”

Dr Liam Ball, Nottingham University

14:20 “Flow Photochemistry for Heterocyclic Metamorphosis”

Dr Chris Smith, University of Reading

14:55 “Catalytic Activation of Alcohols”

Dr James Taylor, University of Bath

15:30 “Successive Ring Expansion Reactions”

Dr Will Unsworth, University of York

16:05 BREAK
Session 3:
16:40 "Natural Products: The Inspiration for New Antibiotics"

Keynote Speaker: Professor Chris Willis, Bristol University

17:45 WINE RECEPTION