Tuesday, 24 May 2005: 1:30 PM-5:05 PM

Room 117 (Science & Engineering Resource Center)

Environmental/Green Chemistry (ENVI)

Green Chemistry II

Organizers:Sanjay V. Malhotra
Wen-Chung Shieh
Presider:Wen-Chung Shieh
1:30 PM Introductory Remarks
1:35 PM Microwave-promoted synthesis in water and an investigation of microwave effects in synthetic chemistry using simultaneous cooling
Nicholas Leadbeater
2:05 PM Breaking the Petroleum Feedstock Paradigm: 1,3-Propanediol Production from Renewable Feedstock
Mark H. Emptage
2:35 PM Ionic Liquids on a Large Scale. How They Can Improve Chemical Processes
Calvin J. Emanuel
3:05 PM Break
3:20 PM Development of a Green Synthesis for TaxolŽ Manufacture via Plant Cell Fermentation and Extraction
Jonathan C. Walker
3:50 PM Shades of Green Chemistry in Selected Pharmaceutical Processes
Shankar Swaminathan
4:20 PM The Use of TADDOLs and Other Diarylmethanol Derivatives in Enantioselective Synthesis
Dieter Seebach

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