Seminar: UNSW Symposium: Celebrating International Year of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements IYPT2019 (Featuring Professor Richard Schrock)

Monday, 25 November 2019 - 12:00pm – Monday, 25 November 2019 - 5:00pm  |  CLB 4


2019 marks the 150th anniversary of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements and is proclaimed the “International Year of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements (IYPT2019)” by the United Nations General Assembly and UNESCO.

UNSW celebrates the IYPT2019 with Symposium on 25 November 2019 and keynote by Professor Richard Schrock, Nobel Prize Laureate 2005.

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Confirmed speakers: 

Professor Richard Schrock, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, presenting on “Tantalizing discoveries in 1974 and their consequences

Dr James Kronauge, Tomopath, Co-founder and President on “The pivotal role of metals in molecular medicine and imaging

Professor Justin Gooding, UNSW Sydney, presenting on “How noble metals are taking us towards quantitative sensors by monitoring many single molecules

A/Professor Anthony Dosseto, University of Wollongong, presenting on “Naturally occurring metal stable isotopes as innovative diagnostic tools of human diseases"

Professor Kourosh Kalantar-zadeh, UNSW Sydney, presenting on "Catalytic marvels of liquid metals" 

Reception afterwards from 5-7pm


With thanks to sponsors:


FB Rice


UNSW Chemical Society and SOCS