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New feature : round tables !

Poster sessions will be replaced with round-table sessions dedicated to discussions on key themes selected from the abstracts submitted to our Scientific Committee. Each of you will have the opportunity to present your piece of work to a selected audience!

Alpine 10 – On-line registration is opened !

Deadline for registration : 31 May 2017

Alpine 10 – Invited Speakers

We are happy to announce that the following speakers have already accepted to participate: Sharon Ashbrook (St Andrews, UK), Clare Grey (Cambridge, UK), Arno P.M. Kentgens (Nijmegen, NL), Guido Pintacuda (Lyon, F), Tatyana Polenova (Newark, DE), Jeffrey A. Reimer (Berkeley, CA), Chad Rienstra (Urbana, IL), and Robert Tycko (Bethesda, MD).

Instructions for poster presentations

Max. size: 0.90 m (width) x 1.80 m (height)

Alpine 9 – External Lecture

A highlight special lecture will be delivered by Jonathan N. Coleman.

Alpine 9 – Venue to Chamonix

Chamonix Mont-Blanc is about 1 hour from Geneva Airport and 2 hours from Lyon by car.

 
 

 

International Programme Committee


 

B.H. Meier (Zurich), Chairman


Z. Luz (Rehovot)


P.J. Grandinetti (Leipzig)


 
 

Program of the 5th Alpine Conference


 
 
 

Monday 10th September 2007

 

8:30am-12:00 Session I (B.H. Meier, Chair)

 

Some Thoughts on Cryogenic NMR

Malcolm H. Levitt

 

Protein Structure Determination by MAS Solid-State NMR: Application to Fibrils and Membrane Proteins

Hartmut Oschkinat

 

Determining Crystal Structures Without Diffraction

Chris Pickard

 

Characterization of Water-Protein Interactions in Microcrystalline Proteins: the Example of Crh

Anja Böckmann

 

Adiabatic Pulses, Superadiabatic Pulses, and Single Bands in MAS Solids

Guido Pintacuda

 

Studies of Membrane Associated Proteins by ssNMR

Ann McDermott

 

 

2:30pm-4:30 Session II (A. Pines, Chair)

 

Long Range Structural Restraints in Spin Labeled Proteins Probed by Solid-State NMR

Christopher P. Jaroniec

 

The Challenge of Windowed PMLG at Moderate and High Spinning Frequencies

Shimon Vega


 
 

 
 
 

Tuesday 11th September

 

8:30am-12:00 Session III (M.H. Levitt, Chair)

 

Solid-State NMR Spectroscopy Applied to the Full Length KCSA-KV1.3 Potassium Channel in Lipid Bilayers

Robert Schneider

 

Homonuclear Third Spin Assisted Recoupling: PAHR

Gaël De Paëpe

 

New Insights into Sensitivity Enhancement of Quadrupolar Nuclei: the Central Transition Conversion Pulse

Nicole M. Trease

 

Direct Observation of Nuclear Spin Diffusion in Real Space

Kai W. Eberhardt

 

New Proton Experiments for the Discrimination of Enantiomers in Chiral Liquid Crystal Solvent

Nicolas Giraud

 

Proton-Detected Nitrogen-14 NMR by Recoupling of Heteronuclear Dipolar Interactions Using Symmetry-Based Sequences

Simone Cavadini

 

6:00pm-7:30 Session IV (P.J. Grandinetti, Chair)

 

Oxide Glass Structure and Melt Properties: Insights from High-Resolution 17O NMR

Jonathan Stebbins

 

Special External Lecture

Voyages Dans Les Alpes - From De Saussure to Modern Alpine Geology

Helmut Weissert


 
 

 
 
 

Wednesday 12th September

 

8:30am-12:00 Session V (Z. Luz, Chair)

 

Sensitivity Enhancement Using Laser Polarization and Detection and Application to Porous Solids, Microfluidics, and Sensors

A. Pines

 

NMR Investigation of Hydrogen Storage Material

Arno Kentgens

 

Towards Identification of Multinuclear Molecular Motifs in Crystalline and Amorphous Inorganic Solids Using Unresolved Scalar J-Couplings

Dominique Massiot

 

Characterizing Electrocatalysts and Electrocatalysis: 13C and 195Pt NMR Studies of PEM Fuel Cell Materials

Jeffrey Reimer

 

Probing the Structure of Bone: Understanding the Organic-Mineral and Drug Molecule Interactions

Melinda J. Duer

 

Mechanical Detection of Electron-Spin and Nuclear Magnetic Resonance: Force Gradient Approaches and Nanofabrication Advances

John A. Marohn

 

 

2:30pm-4:00 Session VI (J.F. Stebbins, Chair)

 

Rotating Micro-Coils in Nuclear Magnetic Resonance

Dimitris Sakellariou

 

CSA Amplification: Spectral Assignments and Molecular Dynamics via Shift Anisotropies

Jeremy Titman

 

Local Environment in Defect and Stoichiometric Jarosite Studied by 2H NMR from 50 K to 300 K

Ulla Gro Nielsen


 
 

 
 
 

Thursday 13th September

 

8:30am-12:00 Session VII (S. Caldarelli, Chair)

 

Strategies for High-Resolution NMR Spectroscopy using Dissolution Dynamic Nuclear Polarization

Walter Köckenberger

 

Order and Disorder in Self-Assembled Silicate Frameworks: Local Structures and Dynamics Probed by Dipolar and Scalar Couplings

Sylvian Cadars

 

Exploiting First-Principles Calculations and High-Resolution NMR for Structural Studies of High-Pressure Silicates

Sharon E. Ashbrook

 

MAS Spin Echoes: Small J Couplings and Residual Dipolar Couplings

Steven P. Brown

 

Resolution Enhancement by Exploiting Differential Line Broadening in 15N Spectra of Oriented Membrane Proteins with Significant Orientational Disorder

Thomas Vosegaard

 

Solid-State NMR Studies of the Structure and Dynamics of Membrane Bound RAS Proteins

Daniel Huster