Sep 2021 – New paper in Tetrahedron

We were happy to contribute to the Tetrahedron special issue on System-Oriented Development of Organocatalysis. Congrats to Hiro Ohmiya for doing a great job of editing this special issue and congrats to Fritz, Milica and Max for doing a great job in the lab and in presenting their results. Read more about this work at our publications page.

Jun 2021 – New paper in OBC

Our paper on Z-selective reductions of alkynes in the presence of phosphines and water is out in Organic and Biolomecular Chemistry. Well done Fabia, Denis and You. Special thanks to Stephan Kupfer and Johannes Steinmetzer for a fruitful collaboration! Read more about this work at our publications page.

May 2021 – Chemotion ELN and NFDI4Chem

Our group has started using Chemotion electronic notebook. This effort is a part of the National Research Data Infrastructure project NFDI4Chem. Special thanks to Prof. Christoph Steinbeck and his NFDI4Chem team in Jena and to our colleagues from KIT for sharing their expertise and experience with the new system. We are grateful to Markus Lange, our group Chemotion coordinator, and Michael Duong for daring to be the early adopters and for helping with the implementation. The future is digital!

Dec 2020 – Ivan receives tenure at FSU Jena

After a positive tenure evaluation this July, Ivan has accepted and is now appointed to the University Professor position at Friedrich Schiller University Jena. The group is truly grateful for the trust the university leadership has placed in us. We are very excited about continuing our work in research and education, and we look forward to many more productive years in Jena!