Winterschool 2015 - Program

3-10 February 2015

Tuesday 3 February 2015

  • F. M. Bickelhaupt: Predictive Catalysis Based on the Activation Strain Model and Quantitative MO Theory(log in to access)
  • C. Fonseca Guerra: Structure and Stability of B-DNA and G-DNA. Exploration and Insight from Kohn-Sham MO Theory (log in to access)
  • G. Frenking: Two investigations on triple bonds.

Wednesday 4 February 2015

  • P. Geerlings: Chemistry from the Linear Response Function (log in to access)
  • J. S. Murray and P. Politzer: A Physical Interpretation of Noncovalent Interactions (log in to access)

Thursday 5 February 2015

Friday 6 February 2015

Monday 9 February 2015

Tuesday 10 February 2015

  • S. Grimme and A. Hansen: ...  Quantum Chemistry for Non-covalent Interactions (log in to access) (extra long session: equivalent of 5 x 90 min real lecture time)

Scientific board

  • Prof Ajit J. Thakkar, University of New Brunswick Fredericton, Canada
  • Prof F. Matthias Bickelhaupt, VU University Amsterdam, Radboud University Nijmegen, Netherlands
  • Prof Célia Fonseca Guerra, VU University Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Dr Hazel Cox, University of Sussex, UK
  • Dr Jane S. Murray, Cleve Theo Comp, USA
  • Prof Gernot Frenking, Fachbereich Chemie, Germany
  • Prof Henry F. Schaefer III, University of Georgia, USA
  • Prof Edet F. Archibong, University of Namibia, Republic of Namibia
  • Prof Ivan Cernusak, Comenius University, Slovakia
  • Prof John Dyke, University of Southampton, UK
  • Prof Mark A. Zottola, University of Alabama Birmingham, USA
  • Prof Henry Rzepa, Imperial college London, UK

Organizing committee

  • Dr Goedele Roos (chairman), General Chemistry (ALGC), Free University Brussels
  • Prof Ponnadurai Ramasami, Computational Chemistry Group of the University of Mauritius
  • Dr Julianna Oláh, Materials Structure and Modeling research group, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary