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UK High-Field Solid-State NMR Facility Annual Symposium

THE SYMPOSIUM ON 28th March 2023 will be held in person (at the University of Warwick, Scarman conference centre) and on-line

Tuesday March 28th 2023
10:00 to 17:00 (UK time);  

Note: On 27th March 2023, a Connect NMR UK workshop will take place at Millburn House, University of Warwick

Please complete form at bottom of page to register for the March 28th event.


THE SYMPOSIUM ON 28th March 2023

Programme (times are UK time) 

10:30 – 11:00  Registration

Morning Session (Chair: Prof. Sharon Ashbrook, St Andrews University)

11:00 - 11:25 Lucia Corti, University of Liverpool, “Oxide Ion Diffusion Mechanism in Melilite from 17O Variable Temperature MAS and 71Ga MAS NMR”

11:25 - 11:50 Zainab Rehman, University of Warwick, “The use of solid-state NMR in the characterisation of active pharmaceutical ingredients”

11:50 - 12:40 Prof. Olivier Lafon, University of Lille, “Ultra-high field solid-state NMR to understand advanced materials and catalysts”

12:40 - 13:50 Lunch

First Afternoon Session (Chair: Dr. Phil Williamson, University of Southampton)

13:50 - 14:00 Prof. Steven Brown, University of Warwick, “1.2 GHz NMR in the UK”

14:00 - 14:50 Prof. Christina Redfield, University of Oxford, “Protein structure, dynamics and interactions probed using high-field solution-state NMR spectroscopy”

14:50 - 15:15 Dr. Dinu Iuga, University of Warwick, “Solid State NMR probe design and build”

15:15 - 15:35 Coffee break

Second Afternoon Session (Chair: Prof. Frédéric Blanc, University of Liverpool)

15:35 - 16:00 Kieran Griffiths, Lancaster University, “Structural and mechanistic insight into confined photoswitches”

16:00 - 16:50 Prof. Paul Dupree, University of Cambridge, “The molecular architecture of plant cell walls”

16:50 End of symposium; Tour of the Magnetic Resonance Laboratory (including 1 GHz)

There is no charge for attending the symposium, but you are asked to register using the below online form by March 19th 2023 (for in-person attendance) or March 21st 2023 (for online attendance; online attendees will be sent the link shortly after 21st March). 

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