Uni HH

3rd Workshop on Functional Materials
Biophysical Properties of Glycolipids and Related Problemes

Geesthacht / Hamburg, April 7-8, 2000

General Information:

This workshop seeks to bring together scientists from a wide range of scientific fields who have an interest in research on biophysical properties of glycolipids and related subjects. The purpose of the meeting is to promote the interaction of scientists working with different techniques such as electron microscopy, NMR techniques, neutron and X-ray scattering, chemical analysis, and modelling and to provide a forum for discussion of further scientific programs.

Attention: the workshop is located at two different places! Bus transport between Hamburg and Geesthacht will be organized.

Scientific Program:

The workshop is planned for approximately 20 lecturing participants and for an open audience. The time for the contributions is limited to lectures of 30 or 15 minutes. An intensive discussion is welcome. If necessary we will also provide the infrastructure for a poster session.

Program on Friday, 7th April, in Geesthacht

Program on Saturday, 8th April, in Hamburg


Local Transportation

Local Organising Committee:

PD Dr. Volkmar Vill University of Hamburg, Hamburg
Dr. Regine Willumeit GKSS Research Centre, Geesthacht
Elvira Tretau GKSS Research Centre, Geesthacht

Additional Information:

PD Dr. Volkmar Vill
University of Hamburg
Institute of Organic Chemistry
Martin-Luther-King-Platz 6
20 146 Hamburg
Tel.: +49 40 42838 4269
Fax: +49 40 42838 4325
email: vill@chemie.uni-hamburg.de

Dr. Regine Willumeit
GKSS Research Centre
Max - Planck - Str.
21502 Geesthacht
Tel: +49 4152 871291
Fax: +49 4152 871356
email: Regine.Willumeit@gkss.de

Registration and Abstract Preparation:

We kindly ask interested participants to prepare an abstract according to the instructions and send it to GKSS until Feb. 29, 2000. Electronic versions are welcome (Word-Docs. or *.rtf-format, send to elvira.tretau@gkss.de). Deadline for registration is Feb. 29, too. Please give us a short note whether you will travel by car.

Social Program:

We will provide information on touristic activities in Hamburg.


For hotel information and direct booking please contact: www.hamburg-tourism.de/hamburg-buchen/hotels.html
We recommend a hotel in the 'City' or near the main station.

Important Dates and Deadlines

February 29, 2000 deadline: registration and abstracts
April 7-8, 2000 workshop

At the present stage this workshop is sponsored by

last change: V. Vill