Program

Day 1
20 Jul 2017

General Check-in and Registration

Conference attendants can check in at North Village Apartments upon arrival. Everyone will be provided with a name badge, campus...
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Picnic

Outdoor picnic behind the Trone Center along the Swan Lake

Gathering at The Paddock

Social gathering at The Paddock in Trone Center. All conference attendants are welcome. Snacks and drinks will be provided.
Day 2
21 Jul 2017

Opening Remarks

Opening remarks by Dr. George C. Shields, the director and founding member of the MERCURY consortium.

Keynote Talk I

Quantum Mechanics Basics and Applications in Developing Heavy Element Extractants    
Theresa Windus

Keynote Talk II

Computational Design of Energy Relevant Materials: From Electrons to New Technologies      
Valentino Cooper
10:40-11:00

Coffee/Snack Break

Keynote Talk III

Chemistry Under Pressure
Eva Zurek
12:00 - 13:-00

LUNCH BREAK

Students’ 2-minute Talks

Students presenting posters will give a brief oral presentation of their work from before the poster sessions begin  

Poster Session I (A-N)

Students are expected to stand by their posters during their assigned session and visit others posters in their free session

Poster Session II (O-Z)

Students are expected to stand by their posters during their assigned session and visit others posters in their free session

GATHERING AT THE PADDOCK

Social gathering at The Paddock in Trone Center. All conference attendants are welcome. Snacks and drinks will be provided.  ...
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Day 3
22 Jul 2017

Keynote Talk IV

Modeling Complex Materials: From Energy Storage to Catalysis to Atmospheric Chemistry
Revati Kumar

Keynote Talk V

Path Integrals for Nonadiabatic Processes: Quantum Dynamics from Classical Trajectories  
Nandini Ananth
11:00-11:20

Coffee/Snack Break

Keynote Talk VI

Structure-Based Design in Drug Discovery and Process Chemistry
Katrina Lexa
12:20 - 13:30

LUNCH BREAK

General Conference Checkout

This concludes the conference for everyone who is not attending the MolSSI workshop. Please return your keys and meal cards...
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15:45 - 16:15

Coffee/Snack Break

Dinner

Attendants are responsible for their own dinner on campus at the Dining Hall or somewhere off-campus. We encourage everyone to explore the...
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Day 4
23 Jul 2017
07:00 - 08:30

MolSSI Breakfast

09:45-10:15

Coffee/Snack Break

MolSSI Workshop Attendants’ Checkout

 Please return your keys and meal cards before leaving the conference. Have a safe trip home!