Claudia Weidenthaler has attained the habilitation at the Faculty of Chemistry at the University of Duisburg-Essen. She got the entitlement to teach at the Department of Inorganic Chemistry. Although she will stay at the Institute, she is happy to be more closely related to the university and about the opportunity to give lectures there. » more
Publication: Katalyse auf dem Kahlenberg » more
Reetz is only the second German chemist to receive this famous award.
Benjamin List, Director at the Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung, receives the Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize from the DFG (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft). The chemist is honored with the most important research award in Germany for his pioneering work in the field of Organocatalysis. The prize is endowed with €2.5 million. Benjamin List is the fourth Leibniz award winner at the Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung. » more
This December the Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung hosted an extraordinary Institute Seminar. In addition to lectures and a poster session, the Turck Prize for the promotion of young academics was awarded for the first time. The winner is Markus Leutzsch who received the prize in the presence of the sponsor, Ulrich Turck. » more
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