Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Events of Interest

Back to Listing

Nelson J. Leonard Centennial Symposium

Event Type
Seminar/Symposium
Sponsor
School of Chemical Sciences
Location
Alice Campbell Alumni Center Ballroom, 601 S. Lincoln Ave, Urbana
Date
Apr 15, 2017   All Day
E-Mail
dambache@illinois.edu
Views
115
Originating Calendar
School of Chemical Sciences Seminars of Interest - event calendar

The Nelson J. Leonard Lectureship has been a marquee event in the School of Chemical Sciences calendar since its inception in 1987, featuring luminaries in the breadth of the chemical sciences. In honor of Nelson's 100th birthday, we will hold a full day symposium representing the absolute cutting edge of research in the chemistry and biology of nucleic acids, Nelson’s legacy. 

The special symposium will feature Thomas Carell (LMU), Marvin H. Caruthers (Colorado), Thomas R. Cech (Colorado), Peter B. Dervan (Caltech), and Philip A. Sharp (MIT).

This one day special event promises to be an extraordinary celebration of an extraordinary individual. 

link for robots only