CHEDMonday, March 26, 2007

1:30 PM-4:45 PM McCormick Place North -- Room N230A, Level 2, Oral
Exploring and Exploiting Nature with Biomimetics
Biomolecular Self-assembly and Biocatalysis
Organizer:Soumya Mitra
Presiding:Nicole M. Dickson
1:30 PMIntroductory Remarks
1:35 PMExploring and exploiting self assembly with DNA nanotubes
Deborah Kuchnir Fygenson, Kyle Chipman, Kim Weirich, Patrick O'Neill
2:00 PMNothing amuses more harmlessly than computation
Michael L. Klein
2:25 PMThe structure and function of hierarchically folded molecules
Jon R. Parquette
2:50 PMIntermission
3:00 PMBiomimetic assembly of nanoscale functional materials from solution
Song Jin
3:25 PMToward the development of the catalytic wave function of FeFe-hydrogenases
Robert K. Szilagyi
3:50 PMFunctional polymeric architectures via self-assembly
Marcus Weck
4:15 PMBioinspired hydrocarbon oxidations by non-heme iron catalysts
Lawrence Que Jr., Ruben Mas-Balleste, Paul D. Oldenburg
4:40 PMConcluding Remarks

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The 233rd ACS National Meeting, Chicago, IL, March 25-29, 2007