Bert Halpern Memorial Lecture

21 August 2015 5:30 pm

McKinnon Building, University of Wollongong

This annual lecture is hosted by the School of Chemistry and honours the memory of Professor Bert Halpern, Chair of Chemistry at the University of Wollongong from 1970-1980. Professor Halpern’s pioneering studies in amino acid, peptide and protein chemistry impacted across the fields of medicine, biochemistry, chemistry and geochemistry.

This year’s guest speaker is Professor Andrew Holmes, President of the Australian Academy of Science. Andrew’s guest talk title is “Printed Organic Solar Cells: a Licence to Print Money”.