Prof. B.L. Feringa and colleagues at the University of Groningen have recently published there results in Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed. in an article with the title: Oxygen activated, palladium nanoparticle catalyzed, ultrafast crosscoupling of organolithium reagents Publication details: Dorus Heijnen, Filippo Tosi, Carlos Vila, Marc C.A. Stuart, Philip H. Elsinga, Wiktor Szymanski, and Ben L. Feringa, Oxygen […]
FMS member Prof.dr. S.R. Harutyunyan and her colleagues at the University of Groningen have recently published there results in Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed. in an article with the title: Copper-catalyzed enantioselective alkylation of enolizable ketimines with organomagnesium reagents Publication details: Pablo Ortiz, Juan F. Collados, Ravindra P. Jumde, Edwin Otten, and Syuzanna R. Harutyunyan, Copper-catalyzed enantioselective […]
FMS associate professor at the University of Groningen Anna Hirsch has been awarded the “innovation prize in medicinal/pharmaceutical chemistry” of the German Chemical and the German Pharmaceutical Society. This prize honours excellent independent scientific work and publications in the fields of medicinal/pharmaceutical chemistry of scientists who obtained their PhD no longer than ten years ago. […]
The research on pre-programming complex hydrogels responses performed in Wilhelm Huck’s group in the Radboud University has been published in Angewandte Chemie International Edition begin January 2017. Publication details: Sjoerd G. J. Postma, Ilia N. Vialshin, Casper Y. Gerritsen, Min Bao, and Wilhelm T. S. Huck. Preprogramming Complex Hydrogel Responses using Enzymatic Reaction Networks. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201610875 (2017).
Dr.ir. Tom de Greef, associate professor at the Eindhoven University of Technology and FMS member, has been awarded by the ISMSC international committee with the Cram Lehn Pedersen Prize 2017 in Supramolecular Chemistry. Tom will receive the award during the 2017 International Symposium on Macrocyclic and Supramolecular Chemistry (ISMSC) which will take place in Cambridge (U.K.) in conjunction with […]
Syuzanna Harutyunyan and co-workers have recently published their results in Nature Communications. Publication details: Jiawei Rong, Juan F. Collados, Pablo Ortiz, Ravindra P. Jumde, Edwin Otten, Syuzanna R. Harutyunya. Catalytic enantioselective addition of Grignard reagents to aromatic silyl ketimines. Nat. Commun.7, 13780 doi: 10.1038/ncomms13780 (2016).
On December 7, 2016 the KNCV Gold Medal was awarded to FMS associate professor Syuzanna R. Harutyunyan (University of Groningen). The KNCV Gold Medal is the most prestigious Dutch recognition for chemical talent, and the award ceremony took place during the 3-days chemical conference CHAINS. Check the links below for more information: KNCV press […]
Prof. Ben L. Feringa and co-workers have published their results in an article in Angewandte Chemie International Edition entitled: Bidirectional photomodulation of surface tension in Langmuir films. Publication details: Jinling Cheng, Peter Štacko, Petra Rudolf, Régis Y.N. Gengler and Ben L. Feringa, Bidirectional photomodulation of surface tension in Langmuir films, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 55, […]
On Saturday 10 December, Professor Ben Feringa received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry. The Award Ceremony was held at the Stockholm Concert Hall, Sweden. The video of the full ceremony can be found here. The ceremony on Saturday was the culmination of a long and exciting journey that started about two months ago, on 5 October 2016, when The […]
The Nano-Micro Letters, in partnership with the Nature Research Society (NRS), has awarded dr. Daniela Wilson, together with another 14 outstanding researchers, with the NML Researcher Award 2016. The NML Researcher Award is established to recognize research excellence in the field of nano and micro science, with special consideration for those who have continuously made outstanding contributions to the […]