Topics of EUROBORON 8 are :

  • Cluster boron chemistry — boranes, carboranes, metallaboranes and metallacarboranes;
    synthetic chemistry, structure and bonding, applications
  • Organoboron compounds and their metal complexes — synthesis, structure, applications
  • Asymmetric synthesis via organoboron compounds, enantioselective reductions, chiral boron compounds
  • Boron compounds in medicine — design and synthesis
  • Boron containing materials, polymers, ceramics, borides, boron nitride, boron oxides
  • Other aspects of boron chemistry, including characterisation and modelling

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE (15th April 2019)
The final schedule will be available at the end of April.

Invited Keynote speakers

J.-F. Halet Jean-François HALET, ISCR CNRS Université de Rennes 1, France
Ian MANNERS, School of Chemistry, University of Bristol, United Kingdom
Igor SIVAEV, A.N.Nesmeyanov Institute of Organoelement Compounds, Russia
Kálmán J SZABO, Department of Organic Chemistry, Stockholm University, Sweden

Invited speakers

Agnieszka ADAMCZYK-WOŹNIAK, Warsaw University of Technology, Poland
Francois AGUEY-ZINSOU, Materials Energy Research Laboratory (MERLin), UNSW Sydney, Australia
Torsten BEWERIES, Leibniz Institute for Catalysis Rostock, Germany
Anna CHROSTOWSKA, Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour, France
Holger HELTEN, Institute of Inorganic Chemistry, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
Rebecca MELEN, School of Chemistry, Cardiff University, United Kingdom
Rosario NÙÑEZ, ICMAB-CSIC, Spain
Agnieszka OLEJNICZAK, Institute of Medical Biology, Poland
Takashi TANIGUCHI, National Institute for Materials Science, Japan
Ruth WEBSTER, University of Bath, United Kingdom