GDCh Ortsverband Aachen


GDCh Talks:

Time: on Tuesdays, 5:15pm

October 19, 2021 Prof. Dr. Serena DeBeer Max Planck Institute for Chemical Energy Conversion, Mülheim an der Ruhr „Combined spectroscopic and computational studies of biological methane oxidation“

Past Talks:

November 3, 2020 Prof. Dr. Malte Göttsche FG Physik, RWTH Aachen University eColloq via Zoom:
„Nuclear disarmament verification as an example of scientific peace research“
July 14, 2020 Prof. Dr. Joachim Mittendorf Bayer AG Leverkusen eColloq via Zoom:
„Discovery of Finerenone - A Nonsteroidal Antagonist of the Mineralocorticoid Receptor for the Treatment of Cardiorenal Diseases“
May 26, 2020 Prof. Dr. Tomislav Friščić McGill University Montréal eColloq via Zoom:
„Re-discovering the Chemistry of Stones: a Cornerstone for New, Cleaner Synthesis of Molecules and Materials“
May 5, 2020 Prof. Dr. Scott Miller Yale University eColloq via Zoom:
„Searching for Selective Catalytic Reactions in Complex Molecular Environments“
November 12, 2019 Prof. Dr. Eberhard Riedle LMU München „Efficiency matters in photo processes: LED based setup for Reaction Quantum Yield determination with better 5 % accuracy“
October 29, 2019 Prof. Dr. Thorsten Bach TU München „Chirality and Light - Enantioselective Catalysis of Photochemical Reactions“
June 4, 2019 Prof. Dr. Robert Fuchs Technische Hochschule Köln „Zerstörungsfreie Analyse von Kunstwerken - Auf der Suche nach Fälschungen“
May 21, 2019 PD Dr. Martin Breugst Universität zu Köln „Organocatalysis with Iodine – Mechanisms and Applications“
April 30, 2019 Prof. Dr. Till Opatz Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz „Fake News in Science: The Reproducibility Crisis from a Chemical Perspective“
January 29, 2019 Prof. Dr. Geoffrey Bodenhausen Département de chimie, Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, Frankreich „Is magnetic resonance a discipline that is gifted with eternal youth?“
January 22, 2019 Dr. Peter Erk BASF Ludwigshafen „Wie Materialkompetenz bei der Entwicklung von Glühbirnen und Sensoren hilft“
November 6, 2018 Prof. Dr. Jürgen Köhler Universität Bayreuth „Molecular Aggregates in the Light of Single Molecule Spectroscopy“
October 23, 2018 Prof. Dr. Cameron Jones Monash University Melbourne (Australien) „Magnesium(I) dimers 10 years on: Universal reductants for synthesis/catalysis?“
October 16, 2018 Prof. Dr. Evamarie Hey-Hawkins Universität Leipzig „Formation of Rings, Paddle Wheels, Boxes, Chains and Tubes by Self-Assembly of Transition Metal Bis-Phospholane Complexes“
July 3, 2018
Prof. Dr. Matt Sigman University of Utah, USA „Enantioselective Formation of Remote Tertiary and Quaternary Chiral Centers“
June 26, 2018 Prof. Dr. Peter Wasserscheid Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg „Catalyst development for hydrogen release from alkanes and LOHC systems“
May 15, 2018 Prof. Dr. François P. Gabbaï Texas A&M University, USA „Exploiting the non-innocence of antimony ligands in organometallic catalysis“
May 8, 2018 Prof. Dr. Klaus Roth FU Berlin „Von Seefahrern, Meerschweinchen und Citrusfrüchten“
April 17, 2018 Prof. Dr. Donald Hilvert ETH Zürich „Design and evolution of artificial enzymes“
February 19, 2018 Prof. Sir Martyn
University of Nottingham, United Kingdom „From Test-Tube to YouTube – Conveying the Excitement of Chemistry“
January 9, 2018 Prof. Dr. Johan Hofkens KU Leuven, Belgium „The power of one: what can we learn form single molecule measurements?“
November 14, 2017 Prof. Dr. Bernhard Kräutler University Innsbruck „Über goldige Blätter und blaue Bananen“
November 7, 2017 Prof. Dr. Klaus Jurkschat TU Dortmund „Die faszinierende Welt hyperkoordinierter Zinnverbindungen“
October 24, 2017 Prof. Dr. Peter Bäuerle University Ulm „Thiophene-based Nanomaterials for Organic Electronics“
July 11, 2017 Prof. Dr. Huw Davies Emory Univeristy Atlanta, USA „Collaborative Approach for C-H Functionalization“
May 25, 2017 Prof. Dr. Frank Glorius Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster „On discovery in catalysis“
May 16, 2017 Prof. Dr. Wolfram Sander Ruhr-Universität Bochum „Taming the Beast: Controlling Carbenes by Light, Temperature, and Solvent“
May 2, 2017 Dr. Björn Corzilius Goethe University Frankfurt „Dynamic nuclear polarization using endogenous metal ions for sensitivity-enhanced NMR of biomolecules“
April 25, 2017 Prof. Dr. Stefan Hecht Humboldt University Berlin „Controlling Ground-State Reactivity with Light“
January 17, 2017 Prof. Dr. Dominik Groß Universitätsklinikum, RWTH Aachen University „Gute wissenschaftliche Praxis: Anforderungen und Fallstricke aus wissenschaftsethischer Sicht“
January 10, 2017 Prof. Dr. Holger Schönherr University Siegen „Surface Nanobubbles - Fact or Fiction?“
December 6, 2016 Prof. Dr. Peter Schreiner University Gießen „Nanodiamondoids as the Next Generation Carbon Materials“
November 22, 2016 Prof. Dr. Bettina Lotsch Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research, Stuttgart „2D or not 2D? Two-dimensional nanostructures for sensing and energy conversion“
July 5, 2016 Prof. Dr. Matthias Wuttig RWTH Aachen University Phase Change Materials by Design: The Tragedy of Resonance Bonding
June 21, 2016 Prof. Dr. Peter Klüfers LMU München Nitrosyl-Komplexe: vom 'brauen Ring' der Nitratprobe zur photoinduzierten Isomerisierung im Kristall
June 1, 2016 Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Zinth LMU München Damage or Repair? - Ultrafast Reactions after UV-Excitation of DNA
May 24, 2016 Prof. Dr. Jeffrey A. Reimer University of California Berkeley Carbon Capture and Sequestration – Our Response to a Changing Climate
May 10, 2016 Prof. Dr. Markus Sauer Universität Würzburg Super-Resolution Imaging by dSTORM
April 19, 2016 Prof. Dr. Carsten Schmuck Universität Duisburg-Essen Wie Moleküle miteinander sprechen - Faszination supramolekulare Chemie
January 26, 2016 Prof. Dr. François Diederich ETH Zürich Molecular Recognition in Chemical and Biological Systems: A Multi-Dimensional Approach.
November 24, 2015 Prof. Dr. Stefan Grimme Universität Bonn Einfache und dabei genaue Quantenchemie für komplexe chemische Systeme
November 17, 2015 Prof. Dr. Martin Winter Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster Inactive materials for lithium ion cells:
Neglected and disregarded, but always important
November 10, 2015 Dr. Harald Berchtold Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH The Evolution of Insulins and their Continuing Contribution to Diabetes Care
November 3, 2015 Prof. Dr. Luigi Cavallo University of Salerno, Italy Ziegler-Natta-Namensvorlesung 2015
October 27, 2015 Prof. Dr. Klaus Müllen Max-Planck-Institut für Polymerforschung Mainz Graphene as a Challenge for Polymer Chemistry
October 20, 2015 Prof. Dr. Peter Wipf University of Pittsburgh Death, Disease & Redox Homeostasis
June 30, 2015 Prof. Dr. Martina Havenith Ruhr-Universität Bochum Exploring „Solvation Science“: THz-spectroscopy as a tool to study solvation dynamics
May 5, 2015 Prof. Dr. Ken Houk UCLA; University of California, Los Angeles Computational Chemical Biology
April 21, 2015 Dr. Moana Nolde Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung BAM Sicherheitstechnische Bewertung von Explosivstoffen
February 10, 2015 Prof. Dr. Christopher Barner-Kowollik Karlsruhe Institute of Technology Folding Single Polymer Chains
January 27, 2015 Prof. Dr. Jürgen Janek Justus-Liebig-Universität Giessen Kontrolle der Redoxchemie von Sauerstoff: Superoxide und Peroxide in Brennstoffzellen und Batterien
December 9, 2014 Prof. Dr. Michael Tausch Bergische Universität Wuppertal All we need is light
November 18, 2014 Dr. Thomas Eberle Merck KGaA, Darmstadt Mit OLEDs in die Zukunft - hell, brillant, hauchdünn & biegsam