Kavli Lecture Series

Monday, August 26 | 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM  

San Diego Convention Center, Ballroom 6 A/B

Prof. Thomas Markland

Prof. Thomas Markland
Stanford University
The Kavli Foundation Emerging Leader in Chemistry Lecture
Harnessing the quantum mechanics of the hydrogen bond: From atmospheric science to enzyme catalysis

Prof. Frances Arnold

Prof. Frances Arnold - Nobel Laureate
California Institute of Technology
The Fred Kavli Innovations in Chemistry Lecture
Innovation by evolution: Bringing new chemistry to life


The Kavli Lecture Series is presented by the Multidisciplinary Program Planning Group (MPPG).

Kavli Lecture Series Archive

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The Kavli Foundation Lecture Series (supported by The Kavli Foundation) promotes groundbreaking discovery and public understanding of the world’s mounting challenges and how chemistry can provide solutions. The American Chemical Society gratefully acknowledges The Kavli Foundation’s generous support for The Fred Kavli Innovations in Chemistry Lecture and The Kavli Foundation Emerging Leader in Chemistry Lecture.