October 2014

Romano Orru member of the organizing committee of Chains2014

By |October 15th, 2014|

Organized by NWO Chemical Sciences, Chains2014 will take place on November 17th and 18th this year. Chains2014 is a chemistry conference for chemists in all fields which offers internationally renowned keynote speakers, mono- and multidisciplinary parallel […]

August 2014

Front Cover for Jeroen Rombouts on Chemistry: A European Journal

By |August 6th, 2014|

Our work made it onto the cover of Chemistry: A European Journal! In this paper, we describe the fusion of a naphthalene diimide dye (a family of well-known versatile light absorbing compounds) to a […]

June 2014

Răzvan Cioc’s publication has been highlighted in Green Chemistry’s journal blog as HOT article.

By |June 11th, 2014|

Get it while it’s HOT!
Our recent work describing the suitability of multicomponent reactions for green synthesis has been highlighted in Green Chemistry’s journal blog as HOT article. The blog includes a narrow selection of […]

May 2014

Cum laude PhD: sustainable production of pharmaceuticals with isocyanides

By |May 16th, 2014|

Tjøstil Vlaar, PhD student in the Synthetic & Bio-organic Chemistry research group studied the use of isocyanides – a class of organic compounds – as building blocks in palladium catalysis for the sustainable production […]

TOP grant for one-pot syntheses

By |May 9th, 2014|

Professor Romano Orru of the Synthetic & Bio-Organic Chemistry research group has been awarded a TOP grant of €780.000 by the Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NWO). The funding enables him and assistant professor […]