CHEDSunday, August 19, 2007

1:30 PM-5:00 PM Seaport -- Plaza A, Oral
Connections to Germany: Research and Education Opportunities
Organizer, Presiding:Morton Z. Hoffman
1:30 PMIntroductory Remarks
1:35 PMBiological chemistry research at Ludwig-Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
Eva-Maria Jahn, Thomas Carell
1:55 PMDNA as catalyst in organic synthesis: An approach for sequence-specific DNA detection
Tom N. Grossmann, Oliver Seitz
2:15 PMCharacterization of smart materials synthesized via controlled radical polymerization
Cathrin Corten, Dirk Kuckling
2:35 PMIntermission
2:45 PMDAAD: Funding academic exchange and promoting research in Germany
Christian Schaefer
3:05 PMBasic research in Germany: DFG, the German Research Foundation
Georg Bechtold
3:25 PMThe Boston Consulting Group Germany
Claudia Jopp
3:45 PMIntermission
3:55 PMThe German Chemical Society and chemical education and research in Germany
Kurt Begitt, Jens Breffke
4:20 PMYounger Chemists Committee of the Northeastern Section
Laila Dafik
4:40 PMStudy abroad opportunities in Germany for American science and engineering undergraduates
Morton Z. Hoffman, Nancy Downey
4:55 PMConcluding Remarks

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The 234th ACS National Meeting, Boston, MA, August 19-23, 2007