Bob Hay Lecture & MASC PhD Thesis Award

Bob Hay Lecture

The MASC interest group award lecture is given in memory of Professor Bob Hay, one of the pioneers of macrocyclic chemistry in the UK.

This prestigious lecture is given annually by a younger chemist working in the area of macrocyclic and/or supramolecular chemistry.

The winner is selected by the MASC interest group committee, and presents the Bob Hay lecture at the MASC meeting.

Previous Bob Hay lectures have been delivered by:

2017 Scott Cockroft (Edinburgh)

2016 Stephen Goldup (Southampton)

2015 Dave Adams (Liverpool) 

2014 Oren Scherman (Cambridge)

2013 Jonathan Nitschke (Cambridge)

2012 Andrew Wilson (Leeds)

2011 Lee Cronin (Glasgow)

2010 David Smith (York)

2009 Stephen Faulkner (Oxford)

2008 Jonathan Steed (Durham)

2007 James Tucker (Birmingham)

2006 Thorifinnur Gunnlaugsson (Trinity College Dublin)

2005 Neil Champness (Nottingham)

2004 Philip Gale (Southampton)

2003 Harry Anderson (Oxford)

2002 Michael Hannon (Birmingham)

2001 Michael Ward (Sheffield)

MASC PhD Thesis Award

The MASC interest group presents an award for final year and recently graduated PhD students working in the field of macrocyclic and supramolecular chemistry.

The winner is selected by the group committee and invited to give a talk at the MASC meeting.