GIG-02 Senior Crystallographers

GIG-SC Scope and Objectives

The purpose of the GIG-SC is to represent the interests, needs and concerns of Senior Crystallographers.  The goals of the GIG-SC are:

  • To incorporate the senior crystallographers into the European Crystallographic Association community and to promote activities at scientific, organizational and social levels.
  • To construct an appropriate scenario for the exchange of ideas and information relevant to senior crystallographers.

GIG-SC Officers

Chair: Carlo Mealli

Co-Chair:  Jürg Schefer

Secretary: Helen Stoeckli-Evans

Webmaster: Helen Stoeckli-Evans

Officers: Mongi Debbabi and Menahem Kaftory

GIG-SC Delegates

Local organizing committee member and GIG-SC contact person of ECM32, Vienna, Austria, 2019: Helen Stoeckli-Evans

Programme committee of ECM32, Vienna, Austria 2019: Carlo Mealli

Co-organizers of the microsymposium at ECM32, Vienna, Austria, 2019:  Sine Larson and Fernando J. Lahoz.

GIG-SC activities at future ECMs

ECM32: Vienna, Austria, August 2019

  • GIG-SC General Meeting: Date, time and room to be announced


MS48 – Teaching New Dogs Old Tricks
Wednesday the 21 st Aug. from 10:00 to 12:00 (Room to be announced)
Prof. Sine Larsen (University of Copenhagen, Denmark)
Prof. Fernando J. Lahoz (Institute for Chemical Synthesis and Homogeneous Catalysis( ISQCH), Spain)

GIG-SC Statutes



GIG-SC General meeting at ECM31, Oviedo: Minutes

GIG-SC 2018-2019 Annual Report

Senior Crystallographers’ letter to conference organizers

Join the senior crystallographers’ e-mail distribution list by writing to the GIG-SC secretary, Helen Stoeckli-Evans

Fellowships and scholarships

CCDC Emeritus Research Fellowships

ECA Scholarship fund for attendance at an ECM

Glimpses of History

Discussions between Dorothy Hodgkin and Guy Dodson recorded in 2008

GIG-SC Documents