Yale Rigaku Symposium 2014

The Yale University Department of Chemistry, in conjunction with Rigaku Americas Corporation, is pleased to announce the 2014 Yale-Rigaku Symposium on X-ray Diffraction, to take place on Friday, June 6, 2014, in Sterling Chemistry Laboratory on the campus of Yale University. Please join us for a day of stimulating talks, workshops, and networking. This event is free and open to the public, but pre-registration is required. Workshop attendees will enjoy breakfast and lunch, and an evening reception is open to all.



9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Breakfast and registration: workshop attendees Room 123, Class of 1954 Chemical Research Building
9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Workshops Single crystal workshop Room 7, Kline Chemistry Laboratory
Thin film workshop Room 226, Becton Engineering and Applied Science Center
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Workshop Attendees' Networking Lunch Courtyard, Class of 1954 Chemical Research Building
12:30 p.m.- 1:00 p.m. Registration for symposium Room 160, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory
1:00 p.m. - 1:05 p.m. Opening Remarks Room 160, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory
1:05 p.m. - 1:20 p.m. Investigating into the efficiency of nickel precatalysts for the Suzuki reaction: Why crystals are a girl's best friend
Louise Guard, Yale University
1:20 p.m. - 1:40 p.m. Hybrid Pixel Array Detectors in the Home Lab: Applications for Diffraction and SAXS on home X-ray Generators
Michael Murray, Rigaku Americas Corporation
1:40 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Automating Advanced X-Ray Diffraction Techniques
Aya Takase, Rigaku Americas Corporation
2:00 p.m. - 2:50 p.m. Marrying Molecules with Electronics
Colin Nuckolls, Columbia University
2:50 p.m. - 3:10 p.m. Coffee Break
3:10 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Iron-based N-N bond cleavage: Research that would go nowhere without X-ray crystallography
Patrick Holland, Yale University
4:00 p.m. - 4:50 p.m. Generalization of Single Crystal Matrix Isolation: From Optical Activity of Chiral Compounds to the Stabilization of Vaccines
Bart Kahr, New York University
5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Reception and Poster Session Courtyard, Class of 1954 Chemical Research Building


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