Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry Division

Aims

Division III Officers, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 8 Jul 2017

The Mission of the Division of Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry is to promote the goals of IUPAC in the field of organic and biomolecular chemistry in the broadest sense. To this end the Division consists of a Division Committee and six Subcommittees. Together these promote the formulation and execution of Projects on relevant chemical problems, the staging of chemical conferences on important areas of chemistry, the education and professional development of chemists worldwide, the advancement of chemical industry, and the application of chemistry to meet the world’s needs. The Division is committed to utilizing the talents of chemists from around the world in these activities, and promoting diversity in our membership.

Division III meeting in Sao Paulo, Brazil, 9 July 2017
Division III Leadership
Present and Past Presidents Division III Busan, Korea, Aug 2015

Terms of Reference

Terms of reference The Mission of the Division of Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry is to promote the goals of IUPAC in the field of organic and biomolecular chemistry in the broadest sense. To this end the Division consists of a Division Committee and six Subcommittees (on Organic Synthesis, Biomolecular Chemistry, Green Chemistry, Photochemistry, Structural and Mechanistic Chemistry, and Biotechnology). Together these promote the formulation and execution of Projects on relevant chemical problems, the staging of chemical conferences on important areas of chemistry, the education and professional development of chemists worldwide, the advancement of chemical industry, and the application of chemistry to meet the world’s needs. The Division is committed to utilizing the talents of chemists from around the world in these activities, and promoting diversity in our membership.

2003 Division Rules and Guidance (pdf 11 kb)

Subcommittees and Commissions

Meeting Minutes

Divisional Committee meeting, Busan, Korea, August 2015 (pdf – 345kb)
Divisional Committee meeting, Istanbul, Turkey, August 2013 (pdf – 160kb)
Divisional Committee meeting, San Juan, Puerto Rico, August 2011 (pdf – 188kb)

Activity Reports

Report 2016 (prepared for Bureau in Montreal) by Prof. Margaret Brimble (pdf 511 KB)
Report 2014-2015 (prepared for Council in Busan) by Prof. Mary Garson (pdf 272 KB)
Report of 23rd IUPAC Conference on Physical Organic Chemistry

Agenda Paper 2015
Agenda Paper 2013

Roundups from Glasgow (CI March-April 2010)