Currently two junior group leaders and eight full professors are heading the research groups at the Organisch-Chemischen Institut. They are supportet by several analytical divisions belonging to the institute. Read more about the research of the individual groups and their contribution to international and interdisciplinary networks.
The Collaborative Research Center SFB 858 hosts the "Münster Symposium on Cooperative Effects in Chemistry" in the University Schloss on May 12th 2017. Plenary Speakers at the 8th edition of this annual meeting are Frances H. Arnold (CalTech, USA), Susumo Kitagawa (Kyoto University, JPN), Benjamin List (MPI Mülheim, GER) und Peter R. Schreiner (Universität Gießen, GER). Further announcements upcoming soon.
Professor Frank Glorius and his coworkers have developed a new and simple method for the formation of previously difficult to access fluorine-substituted three-dimensional cyclic molecules. Since these molecules are interesting for the development of new drugs or functional materials, this work was selected for publication in the renowned journal Science.
(upper link to German press release)