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November 2015

Just three months away from moving to O|2!

By |November 25th, 2015|

We are now only 3 months away from moving to the new Human & Life Sciences Building called O|2. O|2 stands for “Onderzoek en Onderwijs” which, translated to English, stands for Research & Education. In this […]

September 2015

Romano invited speaker on Quimicuba’2015

By |September 24th, 2015|

Romano is invited to present our work on the 9th congress of chemical sciences, technology and innovation. This event will take place in Cuba and is therefore appropriately called Quimicuba’2015. The congress is organized […]

June 2015

Romano to give talk at ESOC 2015 in Lisbon – Portugal

By |June 25th, 2015|

Romano will present some of our work at the 19th European Symposium on Organic Chemistry (ESOC) this year being held in Lisbon on July 12-16.
ESOC is a biannual event and was first held in Colonge, […]

May 2015

Art Kruithof wins poster prize at the AIMMS 2015 annual meeting!

By |May 21st, 2015|

Art Kruithof won the poster prize at the AIMMS 2015 annual meeting. According to the jury he had a very clear, high quality poster accompanied by an excellent presentation. The poster with the title The […]

Corien de Graaff will present her work at Grasmere Heterocyclic Symposium

By |May 4th, 2015|

The flagship meeting of the Heterocyclic and Synthesis Group of The Royal Society is the Lakeland Symposium, held every two years in Grasmere in the Lake District. The 22nd Grasmere meeting will take place […]

April 2015

PhD Conferral Guido Janssen

By |April 22nd, 2015|

On Tuesday April 28 Guido Janssen will defend his thesis named Stereoselective Syntheses of 2-Imidazolines. His research was a joint project between the group of Prof. Orru and Prof. Lammertsma and focused on, as the title […]

February 2015

Romano, Veronica and Corien to give talk at MCR 2015 Conference in Brasil

By |February 23rd, 2015|

Romano will be one of the key speakers at the 6th International Conference on Multicomponent Reactions and related Chemistry in Brasilia, Brasil. Veronica and Corien will also present their work at this conference. As […]

Romano appointed Head of Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences

By |February 20th, 2015|

As of januari 1st 2015, Romano Orru has been appointed Head of the Department of Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences at the VU University Amsterdam.

October 2014

Sanne Bouwman and Matthijs van Lint to give a talk on Chains2014

By |October 22nd, 2014|

Two of our PhD students will give a presentation about their work on Chains2014. Sanne Bouwman and Matthijs van Lint will give their talks on Tuesday November 18th at 10:55 and 15:00 respectively.
Find out […]

Tjøstil Vlaar winner of the Stufkens Prijs 2014!

By |October 15th, 2014|

The 2014 Dick Stufkens Prize is awarded to Tjøstil Vlaar for his thesis “Isocyanides’ Latest Trick: Palladium-Catalyzed Imidoylative Cross-Coupling Reactions”. Tjøstil, who received his PhD cum laude earlier this year in our group, developed […]