Slootweg group to UvA
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
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.
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.
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
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
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 »