2nd Hamburg Workshop on Liquid Crystals and Functional Materials

23rd - 24th March 1998, Department of Chemistry, University of Hamburg
Martin-Luther-King-Platz 6, Lecture Room C


Program:



Monday 23rd, morning, chair: V. Vill

9.45 Opening
10.00 Dr. Yo Shimizu, ONRI, Osaka, Japan
Mesomorphic Behaviour of Long-Chain Tetraphenylporphyrin Metallomesogens and the Photoconductive Properties
11.00 Dr. Michael Fröba, Institute of Inorganic and Applied Chemistry, University of Hamburg
Synthesis of nanostructured materials by liquid-crystalline templates

12.00 Lunch


Monday 23rd, afternoon, chair: M. Fröba

14.00 Prof. Gordon Tiddy, Manchester, UK
Lyotropic Liquid Crystals
15.00 Prof. Hans R. Kricheldorf, Institute for Technical and Macromolecular Chemistry, University of Hamburg
What are lyotropic blends ?
16.00 Prof. Ulrich Seydel & PD Dr. Klaus Brandenburg, Research Center Borstel
Structural Polymorphism of Lipid A in Relation to Bioactivity
17.00 Dr. Gert Rapp, EMBL/DESY, Hamburg
Formation of cubic phases in lipids - effect of additives and heating rate
17.20 Dr. Petra Fromme, TU-Berlin
3D-Crystallization and structural model of the large membrane-protein Photosystem I
17.40 Dipl. Chem. Peter Laackmann & Prof. Willy Friedrichsen, University of Kiel
& Prof. Robert Deschenaux, University of Neuchâtel, Switzerland
Liquid Crystalline Ferrocenophanes

19.00 Dinner


Coffee breaks are between the seminars

Tuesday 24th, morning, chair: Y. Shimizu

10.00 Prof. Jürgen Heck, Institute of Inorganic and Applied Chemistry, University of Hamburg
Second Harmonic Generation in Mono- and Dinuclear Sesquifulvalene and Related Complexes
11.00 Dr. Sergio S. Funari, EMBL/Desy, Hamburg
Lipids and surfactants mixtures
11.20 Dr. Andreas Terfort, Institute of Inorganic and Applied Chemistry, University of Hamburg
Structuring of LCs by SAMs - a vision
11.40 Dr. Serguei Pestov, Institute of Organic Chemistry, University of Hamburg
Group contribution methods in liquid crystal research

12.00 Lunch


14.00 Conference excursion to Lübeck




Contact:



Michael Fröba, University of Hamburg, Institute of Inorganic and Applied Chemistry, Martin-Luther-King-Platz 6, 20146 Hamburg, telephone: 040 4123 3137

Volkmar Vill, University of Hamburg, Institute of Organic Chemistry, Martin-Luther-King-Platz 6, 20146 Hamburg, telephone: 040 4123 4269