Slootweg group to UvA

11. 11. 2016 | Susan

On Tuesday November 1st, nine chemists of the VU University officially moved to the HIMS premises of the University of Amsterdam at Amsterdam Science Park. Read more »

Nobel Prize for Ben Feringa

13. 10. 2016 | Mikal

Prof. dr. Ben Feringa has been awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2016, together with Jean-Pierre Sauvage and Sir J. Fraser Stoddart for their work on molecular machines.

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Virtual Special Issue of ACS Catalysis devoted to Catalysis in The Netherlands edited by J. Gascon, E.A. Pidko, J. Ruiz-Martínez and J.I. van der Vlugt.

5. 9. 2016 | Susan

This Virtual Special Issue of ACS Catalysis highlights “Catalysis in The Netherlands”, a leading country in catalysis research. Read more »

‘Radical’ approach yields catalyst for sustainable indene synthesis

25. 8. 2016 | Susan

A team of scientists of the University of Amsterdam’s research priority area Sustainable Chemistry has developed a new catalyst for the easy synthesis of substituted 1H-indenes. Read more »

Sustainable Chemistry students solve decades-old oxidation puzzle

25. 8. 2016 | Susan

Students at the Van ‘t Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences have designed a new catalyst that can render important chemical processes more sustainable. Read more »

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