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IRMG Young Investigator Award 2020

The IRMG Young Investigator Award for 2020 has been awarded to Claire McMullin from the University of Bath. Congratulations to Claire on this award, which recognises her excellent contributions to uncovering mechanistic details in organometallic chemistry and catalysis through computational studies.

John Slattery

Second IRMG virtual discussion group meeting

Following on from the first, and very successful, IRMG virtual discussion group meeting on 7th July we will be holding a second meeting on 10th September 2020. As with the first meeting, the programme will include plenary lectures alongside talks from PhD students and post-doctoral researchers. Please save the date in your diaries.

To register for the meeting, or to contribute a talk to the programme, please email the organisers at the University of Bath (IRMG@bath.ac.uk) with your details. More details and a link to the Zoom meeting will be provided to registered delegates nearer the time.

We’re looking forward to seeing you there!

Virtual IRMG discussion group meeting

The IRMG will be holding a “virtual” online discussion group meeting on Tuesday the 7th of July from 1-4pm (UK time). The schedule includes plenary lectures from Stuart Macgregor (Heriot-Watt University) and Carole Duboc (University of Grenobles-Alpes) alongside talks from PhD students and post-doctoral researchers.

To register for the meeting, please email Sam de Visser (sam.devisser@manchester.ac.uk) with your details. A link to the Zoom meeting will be provided to registered delegates.

We’re looking forward to seeing you there!

50 Years of the IRMG

In 2020 the IRMG will celebrate its 50th birthday! There is going to be a Special Issue in Dalton Transactions to mark the occasion. Please consider submitting an article for this. The issue is planned for Spring 2020, so there is plenty of time to get some work started.

Sam De Visser