University of Vermont

The College of Arts and Sciences

Department of Chemistry

UVM Humphrey Symposium 2002
The 21st Annual Esther and Bingham J. Humphrey
Memorial Symposium in Chemistry
Saturday, September 28, 2002
Held at the Cook Physical Sciences Building
and Angell Lecture Hall B112
82 University Place
the University of Vermont

Symposium Schedule (talks are in Angell B112)

8:30 AM Registration - Lobby of Cook Physical Science Building 11:15 AM Coffee Break
9:10 AM Introductory Remarks 11:30 AM Professor Richard F. Jordan
University of Chicago
Single-Site Olefin Polymerization Catalysis: Recent Advances and Current Challenges
9:15 AM Professor Gregory C. Fu
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Asymmetric Catalysis with "Planar-Chiral" Heterocycles
12:30 PM Lunch – Provided for all participants
Poster Session
10:15 AM Professor David W. C. MacMillan
California Institute of Technology
Development of New Catalysis Concepts of Broad Utility to Enantioselective Synthesis
2:00 PM Fin


If you plan to attend the Humphrey Symposium:
  • Register:
    • by e-mail
    • by phone: 802 656-2594
    • by FAX: 802 656-8705
    • by mail: Humphrey Symposium, Chemistry Department, University of Vermont, Cook Physical Science Building, Burlington, 82 University Place, Burlington, VT 05405-0125
  • There is NO registration or attendance FEE
  • We do not have hotel rooms reserved.  You must make your own hotel reservations in the Burlington area.  However, you can call (802 656-2594) or send e-mail for assistance.
Posters are invited for presentation at the Lunch-Poster Session:
  • Contact: Program Coordinator Prof. Josè Madalengoitia, (802) 656-8247 with information about registering your poster for display or for questions regarding the symposium. 
  • A poster presentation is an excellent way for your students to display their work where it will be seen by others and the internationally known symposium speakers.
Directions to the University of Vermont and the Humphrey Symposium:
  • General directions to the Cook Building can be obtained from our web page.  The closest parking on Saturday for the Humphrey Symposium is the parking lot behind Perkins, Votey, & Torrey Halls, which is much closer than the weekday parking meters indicated on Prof. Matthews' page.  This parking lot is accessed from Colchester Ave, between the FAHC hospital entrance and University Place.  Click here to get a campus map showing the parking lot in yellow.
Information about the speakers:

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