Summer Semester 2018

  • 26thJune 2018, 5.15 pm

    Prof. Dr. Sayam Sen Gupta Department of Chemical Science, IISER Kolkata

    "Understanding selectivity in the oxidation of C-H bonds by a bio-inspired iron complex"

    • 8thMay 2018, 5.15 pm

      Prof. Dr. Joshua Figueroa Department of Chemistry and Biochemisrty, UC San Diego

      "Unsaturated Metal Isocyanides: Molecules to Materials"

    • Summer Semester 2017

      • 10thAugust 2017, 5.15 pm

        Prof. Dr. Way-Zen Lee Department of Chemistry, National Taiwan Normal University

        "Reactivity of Mononuclear Nonheme Cobalt(III)-Superoxo Complexes"

        • 30thJune 2017, 5.15 pm

          Prof. Dr. Bernhard Rieger WACKER-Chair of Macromolecular Chemistry, TU München

          "Catalytic Precision Polymerization: The Impact of Lanthanide & Main Group Element Catalysis on Modern Material Synthesis"

        • Winter Semester 2016/2017

          • 25thOctober 2016, 5.15 pm

            Prof. Dr. Paula L. Diaconescu UCLA Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

            "Redox switchable catalysis"

          • Summer Semester 2016

            • 30thJune 2016, 5.15 pm

              Prof. Dr. T-G. Ong Academia Sinica, Taiwan

              "Main group chemistry and catalysis through tinkering the ligand framework"

              • 14thJune 2016, 5.15 pm

                Prof. Dr. Tapan Kanti Paine Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science

                "Bioinspired Oxidations by Dioxygen-Derived Iron-Oxygen Oxidant"

                • 11thMai 2016, 5.15 pm

                  Prof. Dr. T. Don Tilley University of California, Berkeley

                  "Multinuclear Metal Complexes for Challenging Transformations and Applications to Solar Fuel Production"

                  • 8thApril 2016, 5.15 pm

                    Prof. Dr. Martin L. Kirk University of New Mexico

                    "Pyranopterin Molybdenum Enzymes: Nature's Earth Abundant Two-Electron Catalyst"

                  • Winter Semester 2015/2016

                    • 8thMarch 2016, 5.15 pm

                      Dr. Christian Kleeberg TU Branschweig

                      "Diboranes- und Boron-Silicon Compounds as Reagents and Ligand Precursors"

                    • 19th January 2016, 5.15 pm,

                      Prof. Dr. Christophe Copéret ETH Zürich

                      "Controlled functionalization of surfaces towards single-site catalysts"

                    Summer Semester 2015

                    • 22nd June 2014, 5.15 pm,

                      Dr. Shubhangi Umbarkar NCL Pune

                      "Molybdenum acetylide complexes: Versatile H2O2 Oxidation Catalysts"

                    • 21rd April 2014, 5.15 pm,

                      Prof. Dr. Ulrich Siemeling Universität Kassel

                      "Understanding Electronic Structure Contributions to Electron and Atom Transfer Reactivity in Molybdoenzymes"

                    Summer Semester 2014

                    • 10th July 2014, 5.15 pm,

                      Prof. Dr. Suzanne Blum University of California Irvine

                      "Fluorescence Microscopy for Organic Chemists & Dual Metal Reactios"

                    • 29th April 2014, 5.15 pm,

                      Prof. Dr. Linda H. Doerrer Boston University

                      "Transition Metal Complexes with Fluorinated Alkoxides for C-H and O-H bond Oxidation Reactions"

                    Winter Semester 2013/2014

                    • 4th February 2014, 5.15 pm,

                      Prof. Dr. Angelika Brückner (LIKAT Rostock)

                      "Big Brother in Catalysis: Surveying Catalysts in Action by Spectroscopy"

                    • 21st January 2014, 5.15 pm,

                      Prof. Dr. Thomas Braun (HU Berlin)

                      "Activation of Fluorinated Molecules at Transition Metal Complexes: From Model Reactions to Catalysis"

                    Summer Semester 2013

                    • 24th September 2013, 5.15 pm,

                      Prof. Dr. Marc Koper (Leiden University)

                      "Electrocatalysis of small molecule activation at well-defined electrodes"

                    • 25th June 2013, 5.15 pm,

                      Prof. Dr. Peter Roesky (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology)

                      "Chemistry of the Rare-Earth Elements: Homogenous Catalysis and unusual Compounds"

                    • Winter Semester 2012/2013

                    • 13th November 2012, 5.15 pm,

                      Dr. Kerstin Schierle-Arndt (BASF Ludwigshafen)

                      "Thermoelectrics and more - Materials for Energy Applications"

                    • 10th October 2012, 5.15 pm,

                      Prof. Dr. Max Holthausen (University Frankfurt)

                      "Catalysis from a quantum-chemical perspective: A fresh look at the chemistry of perchlorinated silanes"

                    Summer Semester 2012

                    • 10th July 2012, 5.15 pm,

                      Prof. Dr. Jörg Eppinger (King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia)

                      "Organometallic catalysis - when water provides the best solutions."

                    • 22nd May 2012, 5.15 pm,

                      Prof. Dr. Moris S. Eisen (Technion Haifa)

                      "Heteroallylic Group 4 Complexes in the Polymerization of alpha-Olefins: Tailor Your Own Polymer"

                    • 24th April 2012, 5.15 pm,

                      Jun.-Prof. Dr. Matthias Bauer (TU Kaiserslautern)

                      "X-ray absorption and emission: shining synchrotron light on metal complexes and catalysis"

                    Winter Semester 2011/2012

                    • 22nd February 2012, 3.15 pm,

                      Prof. Dr. Markus Busch (TU Darmstadt)

                      "Kinetic Modeling of Polymerizations - Industrial Practice"

                    • GDCh lecture

                      26th January 2012, 5.15 pm,

                      Prof. Dr. Alois Fürstner (MPI Mülheim)

                      "Catalysis for Total Synthesis"

                    • 17th January 2012, 5.15 pm,

                      Prof. Dr. Stefan Mecking (University Konstanz)

                      "Functional Group Tolerant Organometallic Polymerization Catalysis"

                    • GDCh lecture

                      3rd November 2011, 5.15 pm,

                      Prof. Dr. Uwe Rosenthal (University Rostock)

                      "Von ungewöhnlichsten Metallacyclen zu katalytischen Anwendungen"

                    • 31st October 2011, 5.15 pm,

                      Prof. Dr. Cristina Nevado (University Zürich)

                      "Novel Reaction Modes in Gold Catalysis"

                    Summer Semester 2011

                    • 23rd May 2011, 5.15 pm, lecture room III (MN 29)

                      Prof. Dr. Nicolai Cramer (EPF Lausanne)

                      "Challenges and Opportunities in Enantioselective C-H and C-C Bond Activations"

                    Winter Semester 2010/2011

                    • 3rd February 2011, 5.15 pm, lecture room II (MN 28)

                      Dr. Chepuri Venkata Ramana (NCL Pune)

                      "Molecular Complexity via Metal Catalysis: Strategies and Tools for Natural Product Synthesis"

                    Summer Semester 2010

                    • 5th July 2010, 5.15 pm, lecture room III (MN 29)

                      Prof. Dr. Lukas Hintermann (TU München)

                      "Catalytic Organic Synthesis with Atom-Economy: Alkene Hydroalkoxylation, Alkene Isomerization, and anti-Markovnikov Hydration of Alkynes"
                      (within Organic lecture series)

                    • 27th April 2010, 5.15 pm, lecture room III (MN 29)

                      Prof. Dr. Rhett Kempe (University Bayreuth)

                      "Metal Nanoparticle Polymer Hybrid Catalysts"
                      (within Inorganic leture series)