Enabling Technologies for Synthesis (Cardiff)
When: Friday, 28thJune, 2019
Where: Cardiff University
External subject experts were paired with local PhD students and PDRAs for subject-specific sessions in mechanochemistry (Prof. Carsten Bolm, William Nicholson (Browne research group)), electrochemistry (Prof. Seigfried Waldvogel, Dr Ben Allen (Morrill research group), flow chemistry (Prof. Ian Baxendale, Micol Santi (Wirth research group)) and photochemistry (Dr Susannah Coote, Tomasso Batisti (Bonifazi research group). Each session stimulated significant discussion from the delegates. The speaker programme was supported by a poster session and exhibitors (IKA, Asynt, Retsch, Pacer Technologies and Blacktrace), which were both tailored specifically to enabling technologies.
The poster prize was awarded to Alison Ryder (Cresswell research group).
Delegate quote: “This was a well organised event that proved to be both informative and engaging. Each session gave a good background to the technologies covered with relevant and exciting research presented“.
Meeting Report from Louis Morrill
Organisers: Dr. Louis Morrill, Dr. Duncan Browne and Prof. Thomas Wirth.