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Chemistry Europe Fellows 2020-2021

Der Göttinger Chemiker Prof. Dr. Lutz Ackermann ist von „Chemistry Europe“ als Fellow der „Class of 2020/21“ ausgezeichnet worden. „Chemistry Europe“ ist ein Zusammenschluss Chemischer Gesellschaften aus mehreren europäischen Ländern. Mit dem Fellow-Programm werden herausragende Mitglieder der Chemistry Europe-Gesellschaften gewürdigt, die durch ihre Unterstützung, Forschung, Kreativität und Innovation einen wichtigen Beitrag zu Chemistry Europe geleistet haben. Ackermann, ist einer von 27 europäischen Chemikerinnen und Chemikern, dem diese Ehre zuteil wird. [mehr]

January 31st, 2022, at 5 pm, HS MN27
Wöhler Institute Lecture

We are happy to annouce that Prof. Burkhard König (University of Regensburg, Germany) will give a talk on Chemical Photocatalysis: More Energy, new Intermediates and Heterogeneous Catalysts on Monday, January 31st, at 5 pm, HS MN27.


Wöhler Institute Lecture

We are happy to annouce that Prof. Sarah Reisman (Caltech, USA) will give a talk on Necessity is the Mother of Invention: Natural Products and the Chemistry They Inspire on Wednesday, February 24th, at 6 pm.
The lecture will take place via Zoom.

Minisymposium Catalysis under Confinement

The minisymposium Catalysis under Confinement (CRC 1333) will take place in Stuttgart, Germany, on May 12th, 2021, and will adress challenges and opportunities for catalysis in confined spaces.

First Wöhler Institute Lecture

We are happy to annouce that Prof. Song Lin (Cornell University, USA) will give a talk on Amping Up Organic Synthesis with Electricity: An Electrocatalytic Approach to Reaction Discovery on Monday, June 15th, at 5 pm.

FG Nachhaltige Chemie Conference Grants

The FG Nachhaltige Chemie (Sustainable Chemistry) of the GDCh is offering travelling grants for a number of different conferences in 2020. Details can be found on the GDCh website.

Happy New Year

We wish all of you a happy and fruitful year 2020!


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