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October 2019

Paper Romano has been cited 1000 times!

By |October 11th, 2019|

An article of Romano bearing the title “Recent Advances in Solution-phase Multicomponent Methodology for the Synthesis of Heterocyclic Compounds” has been cited 1000 times!

January 2019

Interview Romano in the weekly Pharmaceutical Paper (Dutch)

By |January 11th, 2019|

Last December (2018) an interview of Romano was published in the “Pharmaceutisch Weekblad”. This pharmaceutical paper is published weekly by the Royal Dutch Society of Pharmacy. In this interview Romano emphasizes the relevance of multi component […]

October 2018

Matteo, Jurriën, Mark and Eelco give talk at CHAINS 2018

By |October 12th, 2018|

We will have 4 speakers this year to present at CHAINS 2018! Matteo, Jurriën, Mark and Eelco will all present the latest developments in their projects/our group.

Read more about CHAINS 2018 here.

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 […]