FMS Research Center

Netherlands Catalysis and Chemistry Award 2015 for Prof. Ben Feringa

Prof. Ben Feringa (Stratingh Institute for Chemsitry, RUG) has been awarded with the Netherlands Catalysis and Chemistry Award 2015. Awarded every five years, this award is presented to an active researcher from academia, research institutes, or industry working in the Netherlands or Belgium, and consists of a certificate and a prize of €10,000. For more information check: News […]

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Publication in Nature Communications for Prof. Bert Meijer (TU/e) and colleagues

Researchers from the group of prof. Bert Meijer (ICMS, TU/e) in collaboration with Dr. Giovanni M. Pavan (University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland) have published their research on ‘Consequences of chirality on the dynamics of a ​water-soluble supramolecular polymer’ in Nature Communications. Publication details: Matthew B. Baker, Lorenzo Albertazzi, Ilja K. Voets, Christianus M.A. […]

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TU/e FMS faculty in the Dutch news

Prof. René Janssen and associate professor Patricia Dankers were interviewed on 7 February and 14 February, respectively, in the Dutch newspaper de Volkskrant. Patricia Dankers (recently selected to join The Young Academy of the KNAW) discussed her research in the field of tissue engineering and regenerative medicine. She recently got awarded a 4 million euro grant to develop new blood vessels for kidney […]

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Nature Communications for Prof. René Janssen (TU/e)

Prof. René Janssen and colleagues (TU/e) publish about the benefits of co-solvents in polymer solar cell processing in Nature Communications. Publication: Jacobus J. van Franeker, Mathieu Turbiez, Weiwei Li, Martijn M. Wienk & René A.J. Janssen, A real-time study of the benefits of co-solvents in polymer solar cell processing, Nature Communications 6, doi:10.1038/ncomms7229 […]

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Vici grant for Prof. Luc Brunsveld (TU/e)

Prof. Luc Brunsveld (Chemical Biology, Technical University Eindhoven) was awarded last Friday a Vici grant from The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO). This individual grant consist in 1.5 million euro and it will be used to investigate Synthetic Supramolecular Signalling Systems. For more information check the links below: TU/e press release (in Dutch) TU/e press release (in […]

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Publication in Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed. for Prof. Wesley Browne and colleagues

Prof. Wesley Browne (University of Groningen) and colleagues from Spain, UK, and Leiden (The Netherlands) have published their research in Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed. Publication: Apparao Draksharapu, Davide Angelone, Matthew G. Quesne, Sandeep K. Padamati, Laura Gómez, Dr. Ronald Hage, Miquel Costas, Wesley R. Browne, and Sam P. de Visser, Identification and Spectroscopic Characterization of Nonheme […]

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Publications in Angewandte and Nature Nanotech in Sijbren Otto’s group

Prof. Sijbren Otto (Otto lab) from the University of Groningen and colleagues have recently published in Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed. and in Nature Nanotechnology (review). See publications details below: Publications: Elio Mattia and Sijbren Otto, Supramolecular systems chemistry, Nature Nanotechnology 10, 111-119 (2015) doi:10.1038/nnano.2014.337 Piotr Nowak, Vittorio Saggiomo, Fatemeh Salehian, Mathieu Colomb-Delsuc, Yang Han and Sijbren Otto, Localized Template-Driven Functionalization […]

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Two million euro grant for Prof. Alan Rowan and colleagues

The Netherlands Organisation for Health Research and Development (ZonMW) has awarded a two million euro grant to Prof. Alan Rowan to turn his hydrogel made out of helical polymers (Nature, 2013) into biomimetic active wound dressings for direct application by the clinicians in burns and deep ulcer wounds. For more information check here. […]

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Nature Chemistry for Wilhem Huck, Tom de Greef and co-workers

The research on ‘Oscillating enzymatic systems’ of Prof. Wilhelm Huck (IMM, Radboud University) and co-workers in collaboration with Tom de Greef (ICMS, TU/e) was published yesterday online in Nature Chemistry. Publication: Sergey N. Semenov, Albert S. Y. Wong, R. Martijn van der Made, Sjoerd G. J. Postma, Joost Groen, Hendrik W. H. van Roekel, Tom F. A. […]

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