News

Our collaborative work with the Kar group on Ru-Ru bonded corrole dimers is now online

News from Feb 01, 2017


Making use of a „new (old?) passage to India“: Lisa/Johannes in IITB, Sebastian in NISER and Bipro in IITB/IITG/NISER

News from Jan 05, 2017


Lara’s work on tuning donor properties of redox-active MICs and performing redox-induced catalysis with gold complexes is now online. This work was selected as a VIP article and a cover profile has also been published.

News from Jan 05, 2017


Michaels's work on controlling the bridging mode of azido ligands through peripheral substituents on click-derived tripodal ligands has now been published.

News from Dec 14, 2016


Lara’s collaborative work with the Müller group has now been published.

News from Nov 29, 2016


Lara successfully defended her PhD thesis and the fields of redox-active mesoionic carbenes and redox-induced gold(I) catalysis just got a whole lot richer. Thank you!

News from Nov 27, 2016


„Clicking“ ferrocenyl moieties to generate a redox-active heteropentanuclear assembly: Sinja’s paper now published. This paper is an invited contribution for the special issue on “Ferrocene”.

News from Nov 27, 2016


Lara’s paper on using Pd-acetylacetonato mesoionic carbene complexes for cross-coupling reactions now online.

News from Nov 21, 2016


Forever “Golden”: Lara’s contribution on triazolylidene ligand effects on Au-catalysis now online.

News from Nov 10, 2016


Bridge with a difference: Maggi’s work on the influence of bridge symmetry on optical and magnetic bistability has now been published. Thanks to the van Slageren group for the joint work.

News from Nov 10, 2016


Michael successfully defended his PhD thesis. Congratulations and thank you very much for enriching the fields of high oxidation states, azido complexes, tripodal carbenes and electronic structures of metal complexes.

News from Nov 07, 2016


The “other” Click: Lisa’s and Stephan’s contribution on using the 1,5-regioisomer of the triazoles for synthesizing mesoionic carbenes and the use of these ligands for the catalytic synthesis of secondary amines has now appeared online.

News from Nov 07, 2016


Taming triazoles to synthesize tetrazolato complexes „on-copper“: Michael paper now online.

News from Oct 27, 2016


Quinones, electron transfer, mixed valency: Our perfect tribute to Wolfgang Kaim’s 65th birthday is online. A big thank you to Maggie for the hard work and to the van Slageren group for the fruitful collaboration.

News from Aug 28, 2016


Teaching azo-ligands to perform catalytic base free transfer hydrogenation: Michael’s contribution now online.

News from Aug 28, 2016


Series of scientific visits: Johannes in Paris, Bata in Gröningen and Lisa in Vacouver. In return we hosted Arijit from IITB and Meg from UMass, Boston

News from Aug 02, 2016


Maggi’s collaborative work with the group of S. Patra on stable radical complexes now online

News from Aug 02, 2016


Aljosa’s contribution to transfer hydrogenation with mesoionic carbene complexes now online

News from Aug 02, 2016


Sebatian attended the "5. Berliner Chemie-Symposium". He won the prize for the best poster presentation.

News from May 13, 2016


Maggi’s collaborative work with the van Slageren group on bistable complexes of quinone ligands now online

News from Apr 25, 2016