June 2018

Romano gives an overview of our work in Scientia

By |June 21st, 2018|

A very nice overview of our work will soon be published in Scientia! Scientia is a scientific magazine directed to a more wider public, giving scientists a chance to tell about their findings outside their scientific […]

May 2018

Romano Plenary Speaker at ECHC2018

By |May 22nd, 2018|

The 28th edition of the European Colloquium on Heterocyclic Chemistry will be in Lecce (Italy) from the 2nd till the 5th of September 2018. As a plenary speaker, Romano will present our work during […]

Romano invited speaker at MCR2018

By |May 22nd, 2018|

This year the 7th International Conference on Multi Component Reactions and Related Chemistry (MCR2018) will be held from August 26th to 31st. This conference will follow up the six previous highly successful conferences that were held in […]

January 2018

Romano Orru receives ECHO grant for one-pot syntheses of medicines

By |January 19th, 2018|

Romano Orru receives ECHO grant for one-pot syntheses of medicines
Professor Romano Orru of the Synthetic & Bio-Organic Chemistry research group (CPS, AIMMS, Faculty of Sciences) has been awarded a ECHO grant of €260.000 by […]

First joint PhD degree Organic Chemistry VU Amsterdam and University of Antwerp

By |January 19th, 2018|

First joint PhD degree Organic Chemistry VU Amsterdam and University of Antwerp
On December 12th 2017 joint PhD student Pieter Mampuys successfully defended his thesis “Multicomponent Chemistry with Thiosulfonate and Isocyanide Building Blocks: Challenges and […]

October 2017

Barry Oppelaar runner-up at poster competition HRSMC Summer School 2017!

By |October 26th, 2017|

The second prize of the poster competition at the HRSMC Summer School 2017 went to our master student Barry Oppelaar! Barry impressed the jury during the presentation of his poster entitled “Synthesis of Polycyclic Spiroindolines by Highly Diastereoselective […]

March 2017

Eelco Ruijter Chairman of HRSMC Summer School Organic Chemistry 2017

By |March 23rd, 2017|

Every four years the Holland Research School of Molecular Chemistry (HRSMC), organizes a tutorial meeting where PhD students are informed and trained by top scientists in the ever important area of Organic Synthesis.
During this […]

Romano is lecturer at ISOS 2017 in Gargnano, Italy

By |March 21st, 2017|

Already since 1976 the International Summer School on Organic Chemistry (ISOS 2017) is held in Gargnano. It is sponsored by the Division of Organic Chemistry of the Italian Chemical Society (SCI) and organized under the […]

Romano will present our work at RICT 2017, France.

By |March 21st, 2017|

Romano will present our work in Toulouse (Midi-Pyrénées) at the 53rd edition of the International Conference on Medicinal Chemistry (RICT 2017).

The congress will be devoted to “Drug Discovery & Selection” with main topics such as:

– Immunotherapy-Oncology
– […]

Eelco Ruijter receives NWO ECHO grant!

By |March 10th, 2017|

Eelco Ruijter received an NWO ECHO grant (€ 260,000) to study reactions to efficiently make complex cyclic molecules with precise control over their stereochemistry.
Nature produces a myriad of complex polycyclic molecules with remarkable biological […]