FMS Research Center

Anna Hirsch is awarded a LIFT-project grant for 285000 Euro

The NWO Innovation Fund Chemistry has awarded eight LIFT projects between university researchers and companies. NWO Chemical Sciences contributes a total of 1.5 million euros to the various projects and businesses match 0.5 million euros. LIFT is a new public-private partnership form that was introduced in 2015. A LIFT project involves at least one company […]

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Three projects from FMS faculty awarded with NWO collaborative program NEWPOL

The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) Chemical Sciences has awarded six New Polymer Materials (NEWPOL) grants to projects in the field of new polymer materials. These public-private partnerships will be conducted in collaboration with the Dutch Polymer Institute (DPI). Three of these projects have been awarded to FMS faculty: Supramolecular biomaterials for stem cell expansion […]

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NWO ECHO grant for Syuzanna Harutyunyan (RUG)

The FMS associate professor Syuzanna Harutyunyan (Stratingh Institute for Chemistry, University of Groningen) has been awarded by The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) with an ECHO grant for her project: One-pot alkylation/aza-Brook-rearrangement/carbanion trapping strategy for catalytic asymmetric synthesis of chiral C-tertiary amines. ECHO grants are for researchers active in chemistry and they can be used to […]

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FMS PhD student Dowine de Bruijn (Roelfes group, RUG) new blogger on Faces of Science

PhD student Dowine de Bruijn (Roelfes Group, RUG) has been selected by the KNAW to be part of the new generation of Faces of Science that will start blogging in 2016 about their life in research. Faces of Science is a project of the KNAW, De Jonge Akademie and Kennislink in collaboration with Fastfacts. The project is funded by the Lira Auteursfonds […]

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Nature Chemistry publication for Prof. Sijbren Otto and co-workers

The FMS Research Center starts the year with the news of the fantastic publication of Prof. Sijbren Otto and co-workers in Nature Chemistry, an article entitled: Diversification of self-replicating molecules. Check here for more information. See the interviews to Prof. Sijbren Otto in the Dutch media: Interview in the newspaper NRC (11.01.2016, in Dutch) Article on Dutch scientific website Kennislink […]

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