archive

 

Welcome!

Roberta (University of Bologna) joined our group as guest PhD student.

 

A new building

We got nice new laboratories.

 

Direct oxidative amination of arenes with heteroaromatic amines was reported in Organic Letters.

Nice work Srimanta and Polina! Have a look here.

 

Copper (I) catalyzed furan synthesis was published in Organic Letters.

Congrats Srimanta! Have a look here.

 

Dortmund-Wolfsberg 5:0

 

A review on C-C bond forming reactions under metal-free reaction conditions appeared in Chem. Eur. J.

Congrats Rishikesh and Kiran! Have a look here.

 

An application of iodine (III) in the synthesis of heterocycles was reported Topics in Current Chemistry.

Nice work Sandip!  Have a look here.

 

Congratulations!

Well done Dr Marco Potowski!

 

Best wishes!

Rishikesh left the group and joined Bristol-Myers Squibb.

 

A metal-free synthesis of heterocycles was published in Organic Letters.

Well done Luis! Have a look here.

 

A synthesis of cyclopropanes was reported in Angewandte Chemie.

Congrats Srimanta! Have a look here.

 

Best wishes!

Polina returned to the Ural Federal University (Russia).

 

An enantioselective synthesis of troponoids was published in Angewandte Chemie.

Well done Sandip and Zhi-Jun! Have a look here.

 

A new annulation of nitrosopyridines with alkynes was reported in ChemComm.

Congrats Srimanta and Rishikesh! Have a look here.

 

Welcome!

Polina Serebrennikova joined our group as guest PhD student.

 

Aerobic oxidation in tandem enantioselective synthesis was reported in Chemistry - A European Journal.

Well done Marco! Have a look here.

 

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Swan Lake at the Theater Dortmund (Srimanta, Luis, Sandip, Andrey, Zengqiang, Marco,  Zhi-Jun, Rishikesh, Hao)

 

Welcome!

Luis Bering  joined our group as PhD student.

 

Two papers on bioactive heterocycles were published in ChemComm.

Congrats Rajarshi, Rishikesh and Zhi-Jun! Have a look here.

 

Synthesis of heterocycles was reported in Angewandte Chemie.

Well done Kiran! Have a look here.

 

Congratulations and the best regards!

Kiran left the group and joined Johnson & Johnson (Belgium)

 

Metal-free annulation of arenes was reported in Angewandte Chemie.

Congratulations, Srimanta and  Kiran! Have a look here.

 

Organocatalytic oxidative annulation was reported in Angewandte Chemie.

Nice work Srimanta! Have a look here.

 

An Account on dipolar cycloadditions was published in Accounts of Chemical Research.

Well done Rishikesh, Zhi-Jun and Marco! Have a look here.

 

Cross-coupling with simple alkanes was reported in Chemistry - A European Journal.

Congratulations, Rishikesh! Have a look here.

 

Selective synthesis of 7-substituted indoles was reported in Organic Letters.

Good job Zengqiang and Rajarshi! Have a look here.

 

Catalytic enantioselective synthesis of tropanes was published in Angewandte Chemie.

Well done Rishikesh! Have a look here.

 

The discovery of Wnt and Hedgehog pathways inhibitors was reported in Angewandte Chemie.

Congrats Hiroshi and Zhi-Jun! Have a look here.

 

Congratulations and Best wishes!

Rajarshi, who was the first PostDoc, just left our group. He will start an independent career at IIT Kharagpur as Assitant Professor.

 

A new paper on 1,3-dipolar cycloadditions of azomethine ylides appeared in ChemComm

Nice work Marco. Have a look here.

 

Welcome!

Srimanta Manna‎ joined our group as PhD student.

 

A novel method of metal-free radical azidoarylation of alkenes was reported in Angewandte Chemie

Good job Kiran and Rishikesh. Have a look here.

 

A review on direct functionalization of non-reactive C–H bonds was published

Well done Rajarshi and Kiran. Have a look here.

 

Cross-coupling with simple alkanes was reported in Angewandte Chemie

Congratulations, Lars. Have a look here.

 

Metal-free cross-dehydrogenative coupling with aldehydes was published in Angewandte Chemie

Congratulations, Kiran. Have a look here.

 

Direct oxidative cross-coupling of chromones with alkenes was published in Organic Letters

Congratulations, Rajarshi and Rishikesh. Have a look here.

 

Organocatalytic, oxidative, intermolecular amination and hydrazination was reported in Organic Letters

Congratulations, Rajarshi. Have a look here.

 

Welcome

Zengqiang Song joined our group for his PhD studies which are supported by China Scholarship Council .

 

A new paper on [6+3] cycloaddition was published in Angewandte Chemie

Congratulations, Marco. Have a look here.

 

Welcome

Dr. Rishikesh Narayan received his PhD degree from the Universtity of Münster and joined our group.

 

Feature Article

A new paper was published in Synthesis. Congratulations, Katharina and Rajarshi. Have a look here.

 

Welcome

Dr. Kiran Matcha moved to us from University of Groningen

 

Programmable enantioselective synthesis was reported in Nature Chemical Biology

Congratulations, Marco. Have a look here.

 

A highlight from the group was published as Synpacts paper

Congratulations, Rajarshi. Have a look here.

 

Direct oxidative intermolecular diarylation of anilides was published in Chemical Communications

Congratulations, Rajarshi and Jonas. Have a look here.

 

Congratulations

Jonas and Katharina finished their bachelor studies.

 

C–H Bond amination was reported in Angewandte Chemie

Congratulations, Rajarshi! Have a look here.

 

Review

The review on Pictet-Spengler reaction was published in Angewandte Chemie. Have a look here.

 

Double C–H activation directed by sulfoxides was published in Angewandte Chemie

Congratulations, Rajarshi! Have a look here.