Festschrift Symposium for Professor Philip Kuchel - From kinetics to imaging: An NMR odyssey


Dear Colleagues,

The University of Sydney will be hosting a special Scientific Symposium on Friday 30th September 2011, to pay tribute to Philip Kuchel's extraordinary contributions to Australian Science and his three decades as Professor of Biochemistry at the University of Sydney. The symposium "From kinetics to imaging: An NMR odyssey" will include talks from many of his former students and post-docs as well as National and International collaborators.

Registration for the symposium is free but we ask that you register using the online form so that accurate numbers are available for catering purposes. In addition, a celebratory dinner will be held at the Darlington Centre after the symposium for which there is a nominal charge of $50. Registration is available online at the following link:

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Yours sincerely,

Jamie Vandenberg, Kiaran Kirk, Glenn King, Arthur Conigrave

Organising Committee

Provisional Program

Date: 30th September 2011
Location: New Law Theatre 104
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Time: 9:00am - 5:00pm (Dinner 6:00pm - 9:00pm)
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Session Speaker
Session 1: Early Days David Roberts (Canberra)
Frank Brown (Oxford)
Peter Dunkley (Newcastle)
Session 2: Sydney 1980s Gerry Wake (Sydney)
David Thorburn (Melbourne)
Lindy Rae (Sydney)
Sue Berners Price (Brisbane)
Jenny Potts (York)
Session 3: International & National Links Gheorghe Benga (Cluj-Napoca)
Uzi Eliav (Tel Aviv)
Frances Separovic (Melbourne)
Peter Stilbs (Stockholm)
Session 4: Modern Era George Radda (Singapore)
Guilhem Pages (Singapore)
Stuart Grieve (Sydney)
Dinner at the Darlington Centre (18:00 - 21:00)