Prof. Michael Haley (University of Oregon)
"Indenofluorenes and Ring-Expanded Analogues: From Quinoidal Electron-Accepting Materials to Stable Organic Diradicals"
Professor Scott Lokey (University of California Santa Cruz, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry)
A new efficiency metric derived from observations in cyclic peptides:Dissecting the opposing roles of lipophilicity in water solubility and membrane permeability
Professor Christian Hackenberger (Leibniz-Research Institute for Molecular Pharmacology (FMP) and Humboldt University Berlin (HU))
The power of chemoselectivity: Functional protein-conjugates for extra- and intracellular targeting
Prof. James S. Nowick (University of California, Irvine)
"Unlocking the Mysteries of Amyloid Diseases with Macrocyclic β-Sheet Peptides"