Frontiers of Chemistry Pictures

  • Author: ChemViews
  • Published Date: 27 May 2010
  • Copyright: Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA/Photos: Mario Müller
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Paris, May 21, 2010

ChemPubSoc Europe and Wiley-VCH celebrated the 10th anniversary of ChemBioChem and ChemPhysChem at the Frontiers of Chemistry Conference and also launched their new online service,

Eva Wille (Wiley-VCH) is awarded the Medaille de la Société Chimique de France by its president, Olivier Homolle.

Nobel laureate Gerhard Ertl (Berlin) gave the opening lecture...

 … to a packed lecture hall at Maison de la Chimie in Paris

Marc Fontecave (Grenoble/Paris) explained the importance of enzymes in a hydrogen economy.

A poster show complemented the event…

 … while attendees queued to collect Nobel laureates’ autographs.

Nobel laureate Roger Tsien (UC San Diego) demonstrated the use of fluorescent stains beyond GFP in biology and medicine.

Speakers, moderators, and organizers. Back row: Sir Alan Fersht, Dominique Langevin, James T. Hynes, Frans De Schryver, Eva Wille, Bruno Samori, Christian Amatore, Carine Giovannangeli, Jacques Fastrez. Middle row: Peter Gölitz, Karl-Heinz Altmann, Michel Orrit, Luisa De Cola, Nicolas Winssinger, Michael Grätzel, Edmond Amouyal, Michel Che. Front row: Roger Tsien, Jean-Marie Lehn, Gerhard Ertl, Ada Yonath (from left to right).

Nobel laureate Ada Yonath (Weizmann Institute) explained the structure of the ribosome.

Nobel laureate Jean-Marie Lehn (Strasbourg/Paris) discussed constitutional dynamic chemistry.

Photos ©: Mario Müller

View the event through a virtual platform

The event was held in the fabulous Maison de la Chimie in the heart of Paris. It was also broadcast live over the internet through a virtual event platform. This platform allowed you to view the presentations live as they happened in Paris; all presentations were archived and are now available on demand. The platform also allows you to download additional materials; however, communication with speakers and other virtual attendees was only possible during the live event.

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