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Bibliographia Humboldtiana

I. Publications by Humboldt Research Fellows from abroad in 2018

Chemistry, pharmacy

Abd-Elzaher Elabiad, Prof. Dr. Mokhles M.

National Research Center, Egypt
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Helmut Fischer Universität Konstanz
  • Sheta M. Sheta, Said M. El-Sheikh and Mohkles M. Abd-Elzaher,: Simple synthesis of novel copper metal–organic framework nanoparticles: biosensing and biological applications,. In: Dalton Trans.. 47, 2018, p. 4847 - 4855.

Abdel-Razek, Prof. Dr. Fathy Mohamed

Cairo University, Egypt
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Peter Metz Technische Universität Dresden
  • Fathy M. Abdelrazek, Sobhi M. Gomha, Mohamed E. B. Shaaban, Aziza I. Lotfi, Heba N. El-Shemy: Facile synthesis of some novel triazolo[3,4- b]thiadiazines and triazolo[4,3-b]tetrazines. In: Synthetic Communications. 48, 2018, p. 32 - 37 [1,2,4-Aminomercaptotriazole; hydrazonoyl halides; triazolo[3,4-b]thiadiazine; triazolo[4,3-b]tetrazine].

  • Ibrahim F. Nassar, Ahmed F. El Farargy, Fathy M. Abdelrazek: Synthesis and Anti-Cancer Activity of Some New Fused Pyrazoles and Their Glycoside Derivatives. In: J. Heterocyclic Chem.. 55, 2018, p. 1709 - 1719 [Pyrazolopyrazoles, Pyrazolopyridines, Pyrazolo-pyrimidines, S, O and N-glycosides, Anti-tumor Activity.].

  • Sobhi M. Gomha, Fathy M. Abdelrazek, Aly H. Abdelrahman, Peter Metz: Synthesis of some new pyridine-based heterocyclic compounds with anticipated anti-tumor activity. In: J. Heterocyclic Chem.. 55, 2018, p. 1729 - 1737 [Pyridinyl-acetohydrazide, Pyrazoles, Hydrazonoyl halides, Anticancer activity,Pyrido-triazolo-pyrimidines,. ].

Alaasar, Dr. Mohamed A.

Cairo University, Germany
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Carsten Tschierske Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg
  • M Alaasar, C Tschierske: Nematic phases driven by hydrogen-bonding in liquid crystalline nonsymmetric dimers. In: Liquid Crystals. 2018.

  • HA Ahmed, M Hagar, M Alaasar, M Naoum: Wide nematic phases induced by hydrogen-bonding. In: Liquid Crystals. 2018.

Ashokkumar, Dr. Pichandi

Universite de Strasbourg, France
Field of research: Spectroscopy
Host: Dr. Knut Rurack Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung (BAM)
  • Pichandi Ashokkumar, Jérémy Bell, Merwe Buurman, Knut Rurack: Analytical platform for sugar sensing in commercial beverages using a fluorescent BODIPY “light-up” probe. In: Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical . 256, 2018, p. 609 - 615.

Bakhshi, Dr. Hadi

Universität Bayreuth, Germany
Field of research: Macromolecular chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Seema Agarwal Universität Bayreuth
  • Li Liu, Hadi Bakhshi, Shaohua Jiang, Holger Schmalz, Seema Agarwal: Composite polymeric membranes with directionally embedded fibers for controlled dual actuation . In: Macromolecular Rapid Communictions. 39, 2018, p. 1800082.

  • Tingting Chen, Hadi Bakhshi, Li Liu, Jian Ji, Seema Agarwal: Combining 3D printing with electrospinning for rapid response and enhanced designability of hydrogel actuators . In: Advanced Functional Materials. 28, 2018, p. 1800514.

  • Tingting Chen, Hadi Bakhshi, Li Liu, Jian Ji, Seema Agarwal: Actuators: combining 3D printing with electrospinning for rapid response and enhanced designability of hydrogel actuators (Adv. Funct. Mater. 19/2018). In: Advanced Functional Materials. 28, 2018, p. 1870124.

Balamurugan, Dr. Sarkarainadar

Noorul Islam Centre for Higher Education, India
Field of research: Solid state chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Rainer Pöttgen Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
  • S. Balamurugan , T.K. Sana Fathima, and K. Veluraja : Comment on "Microwave dielectric properties of AWO4 (A = Ca, Ba, Sr) ceramics synthesized via high energy ball milling method" by Lin Cheng, Peng Liu, Shi-Xian Qu, Huai-Wu Zhang, J. Alloys Compd. 581 (2013) 553-557. In: J. Alloys Compd.. 735, 2018, p. 1227 - 1231.

Bertin, Dr. Erwan

St. Francis Xavier University, Canada
Field of research: Physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Stephan Barcikowski Universität Duisburg-Essen
  • Erwan Bertin, Adrian Münzer, Sven Reichenberger, René Streubel, Thomas Vinnay, Hartmut Wiggers, Christof Schulz, Stephan Barcikowski, and Galina Marzun: Durability study of platinum nanoparticles supported on gas-phase synthesized graphene in oxygen reduction reaction conditions. In: Applied Surface Science. 467, 2018, p. 1181 - 1186.

Boldescu, Dr. Veaceslav

Academy of Sciences of Moldova, Germany
Field of research: Pharmaceutical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Christian Klein Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • Veaceslav Boldescu, Natalia Sucman, Sidra Hassan, Jamshed Iqbal, Mariana Neamtu, Joanna Lecka, Jean Sévigny, Denis Prodius, Fliur Macaev: Ectonucleotidase Inhibitory and Redox Activity of Imidazole‐Based Organic Salts and Ionic Liquids. In: ChemMedChem. 13, 2018, p. 2297 - 2304 [ionic liquids, organic salts, ectonucleotidase, spyropyrans, cancer].

Bonfanti, Dr. Matteo

Universita degli Studi di Milano, Italy
Field of research: Theoretical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Irene Burghardt Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main
  • Marta Pasquini, Matteo Bonfanti, Rocco Martinazzo: Full quantum dynamical investigation of the Eley–Rideal reaction forming H2 on a movable graphitic substrate at T = 0 K. In: Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys.. 20, 2018, p. 977 - 988.

  • Matteo Bonfanti, Rocco Martinazzo: Comment on “Theoretical study of the dynamics of atomic hydrogen adsorbed on graphene multilayers”. In: Physical Review B. 97, 2018, p. 117401-1 - 117401-5 [Surface adsorption, Van der Waals interaction, Bilayer films, Graphene].

Chandra, Dr. Sudeshna

SVKM's Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS), India
Field of research: Analytical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Heinrich Lang Technische Universität Chemnitz
  • Maneka Hoonjan, Geetanjali Sachdeva, Sudeshna Chandra, Prashant Suresh Kharkar, Nitesh kumar Sahu and Purvi J Bhatt: Investigation of HSA as a biocompatible coating material for Arsenic Trioxide Nanoparticles. In: RSC Nanoscale. 2018, [Arsenic trioxide nanoparticles, biocompatible coating].

  • Ruchita Shelat, Sudeshna Chandra and Aparna Khanna: Detailed toxicity evaluation of β-cyclodextrin coated iron oxide nanoparticles for biomedical applications. In: International Journal of Biological Macromolecules . 110, 2018, p. 357 - 365 [Iron oxide nanoparticles, stem cells].

  • Gita Singh and Sudeshna Chandra: Electrochemical Performance of MnFe2O4 Nano-Ferrites Synthesized Using Thermal Decomposition Method. In: International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 43, 2018, p. 4058 - 4066 [Nano-ferrites, electrochemistry].

Chen, Prof. Dr. Yi-Hung

Wuhan University of Technology, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Paul Knochel Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
  • Yi-Hung Chen, Simon Graßl, and Paul Knochel: Cobalt-Catalyzed Electrophilic Amination of Aryl- and Heteroarylzinc Pivalates with N-Hydroxylamine Benzoates. In: Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.. 57, 2018, p. 1108 - 1111 [cobalt catalysis · cross-coupling · electrophilic amination · organozinc pivalates · tuberculosis].

Corona Prieto, Dr. Maria Teresa

Universidad de Girona, Spain
Field of research: Inorganic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Kallol Ray Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
  • Chakadola Panda, Anirban Chandra, Teresa Corona, Erik Andris, Bhawana Pandey, Somenath Garai, Nils Lindenmaier, Silvio Künstner, Erik R. Farquhar, Jana Roithová, Gopalan Rajaraman, Matthias Driess, Kallol Ray: Nucleophilic versus Electrophilic Reactivity of Bioinspired Superoxido Nickel(II) Complexes. In: Angewandted Chemie International Edition. 57, 2018, p. 14883 - 14887 [dioxygen ligands, nickel, structure–activity relationships, structure elucidation, two-state reactivity].

  • Jennifer Deutscher, Teresa Corona, Katrin Warm, Xenia Engelmann, Sebastian Sobottka, Beatrice Braun‐Cula, Biprajit Sarkar, Kallol Ray: Water Oxidation Reaction Mediated by an Octanuclear Iron‐Oxo Cluster. In: European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry. 2018, [Cluster compounds, Water oxidation, Dioxygen activation, Iron oxides, Magnetic properties].

Croce, Prof. Dr. Adela E.

Universidad Nacional de La Plata, Argentina
Field of research: Physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Jürgen Troe Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • M.P. Badenes, A. E. Croce, C. J. Cobos: A theoretical study of the thermal stability of the FS(O2)OSO2 radical and the recombination kinetics with the FSO3 radical . In: Computational and Theoretical Chemistry. 1123, 2018, p. 87 - 95.

Darweesh Ramadan, Dr. Ahmed Fathy

Cairo University, Egypt
Field of research: Natural products chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Carsten Tschierske Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg
  • Mostafa E. Salem, Ahmed F. Darweesh and Ahmed H. M. Elwahy: 2-Mercapto-4,6-disubestituted nicotinonitriles: Versatile Precursors for Novel Mono- and Bis[thienopyridines]. In: J. sulfur Chem. 39, 2018, p. 525 - 543 [Pyridinethiones; thieno[2,3-b]pyridines; alkylation; cyclization; bis(thieno[2,3-b]pyridines.].

  • Mohamed Hosny, Mostafa E. Salem, Ahmed F. Darweesh, and Ahmed H. M. Elwahy: Synthesis of Novel Bis(thiazolylchromen-2-one) Derivatives Linked to Alkyl Spacer via Phenoxy Group. In: J. Heterocycl. Chem. 55, 2018, p. 2342 - 2348 [Bis(thiazolylchromen-2-one); bis-heterocyclic].

  • Kamal M. Dawood, Ahmed F. Darweesh, Mohamed R. Shaaban and Ahmed M. Farag: Microwave promoted Heck and Suzuki coupling reactions of new 3-(5-bromobenzofuranyl)pyrazole in aqueous media. In: Arkivoc. V, 2018, p. 348 - 358 [Benzofurans, pyrazoles, palladium catalysis, microwave, C-C cross couplings.].

Dodero, Prof. Dr. Veronica

Universität Bielefeld, Germany
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Norbert Sewald Universität Bielefeld
  • L. M. Lammers, M G. Herrera, V. I. Dodero.: Translational Chemistry meets gluten-related disorders . In: ChemistryOpen . 7, 2018, p. 217 - 232 [celiac disease, aggregates, gluten toxic peptides].

  • M. G. Herrera, D. S Vazquez, R. Sreij, M, Dreschler, Y. Hertle, T. Hellweg, V. I. Dodero.: Insights into Gliadin oligomerization behavior at digestive pH 3.0 . In: Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces. 165, 2018, p. 363 - 370 [Gliadin oligoers, CryoTem, SAXS, Modelling].

Ekgasit, Prof. Dr. Sanong

Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Field of research: Spectroscopy
Host: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Knoll Max-Planck-Institut für Polymerforschung
  • Lertvachirapaiboon, C.; Pienpinijtham, P.; Wongravee, K.; Ekgasit, S.: Optical Properties of Individual Aragonite Plates from Nacre. In: ChemistrySelect . 3, 2018, p. 11700 - 11704 [Nacre, Aragonite, Calcium Carbonate].

  • Pienpinijtham, P.; Vantasin, S.; Wong-U-Ra, O.; Ekgasit, S.; Ozaki, Y.: Local structural changes in graphene oxide layers induced by silver nanoparticles. In: Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics . 20, 2018, p. 21498 - 21505 [graphene oxide, silver nanoparticles].

  • Lertvachirapaiboon, C.; Baba, A.; Ekgasit, S.; Shinbo, K.; Kato, K.; Kaneko, F.: Transmission surface plasmon resonance techniques and their potential biosensor applications. In: Biosensors and Bioelectronics. 99, 2018, p. 399 - 415.

  • Pienpinijtham, P.; Thammacharoen, C.; Naranitad, S.; Ekgasit, S.: Analysis of cosmetic residues on a single human hair by ATR FT-IR microspectroscopy. In: Spectrochimica Acta - Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy . 197, 2018, p. 230 - 236 [ATR, FTIR Microspectroscopy, human hair, trace chemical, residue chemical].

El Deeb, Prof. Dr. Sami

Technische Universität Carolo-Wilhelmina zu Braunschweig, Germany
Field of research: Pharmaceutical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Gerhard Wolber Freie Universität Berlin
  • Mona Mozafari, Sami El Deeb, F. Krull, R. Wildgruber, G. Weber G., G. Reiter C. G., Hermann Wätzig: Interaction of Albumins and Heparinoids investigated by Affinity Capillary Electrophoresis and Free Flow Electrophoresis. In: Electrophoresis. 39, 2018, p. 569 - 580 [Affinity capillary electrophoresis; Albumin heparinoid interactions; Free flow electrophoresis].

  • Mufarreh Asmari, Ratih Ratih, Hassan Alhazmi, Sami El Deeb: Thermophoresis for characterizing biomolecular interaction. In: Methods. 146, 2018, p. 107 - 119 [Microscale thermophoresis Binding interactions Binding constant Hill equation].

El-Khateeb, Prof. Dr. Mohammad

Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Weigand Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
  • K.J. Asali, M. El-khateeb, W. Weigand: Kinetics and mechanism of pyridine substitution from [(η3-C3H5)Mo(CO)2(X)(py)2] ( X = Cl, Br; py = pyridine) by 1,2-bis(diphenylphosphino)ethane. . In: Trans. Met. Chem. 2018, 43, 549.. 48, 2018, p. 549 - 664 [Molybdenum, Allyl, Substitution, Kinetics, Mechanism].

  • H. Abul-Futouh, M. El-khateeb, H. Görls, W. Weigand.: [FeFe]-Hydrogenase H-Cluster Mimics Mediated by Mixed (S, Se) and (S, Te) Bridging Moieties: Insight into Molecular Structures and Electrochemical Characteristics. In: Heteroatom Chem. 2018, e21446.. e21446, 2018, p. 00 - 00 [[FeFe]-hydrogenase, Mixed Linkers, Se;enium, Thiolate, Structures, Cyclic voltametry].

Enamullah, Prof. Dr. Mohammed

Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh
Field of research: Inorganic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Christoph Janiak Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
  • M. Enamullah, M. A. Islam, A.-Ch. Kautz and C. Janiak: Synthesis, spectroscopy, electrochemistry and molecular structure of tetrakis[{(E)-2-((pyridin-2-ylimino)methyl)phenolato}{hydroxido)0.5¬(nitrato)1.5-¬tetra¬copper(II) nitrate hydroxide. In: Journal of Coordination Chemistry. 71:16-18, 2018, p. 2557 - 2568 [(E)-2-((Pyridin-2-ylimino)methyl) phenol; Tetranuclear [(CuL)4(NO3)1.5(OH)0.5]2þ cation; Spectroscopy; Electrochemistry; X-ray structure].

  • M. Enamullah, V. Vasylyeva, M. A. Quddus, M. K. Islam, S.-P. Höfert and C. Janiak: Spontaneous Resolution of a Λ/Δ-Chiral-at-Metal Pseudo-Tetrahedral Schiff-Base Zinc Complex to a Racemic Conglomerate with C-H···O Organized 41- and 43-Helices. In: CrystEngComm.. 20:33, 2018, p. 4724 - 4734.

  • G. Pescitelli, S. Lüdeke, A-C. Chamayou, M. Marolt, V. Justus, M. Górecki, L. Arrico, L Di Bari, M. A. Islam, I. Gruber, M. Enamullah, C. Janiak: Broad-Range Spectral Analysis for Chiral Metal Coordination Compounds: (Chiro)optical Superspectrum of Cobalt(II) Complexes. In: Inorganic Chemistry. 57:21, 2018, p. 13397 - 13408.

  • M. Enamullah, M. A. Islam, B. A. Joy, B. Dittrich, G. J. Reiss, C. Janiak: π-π interaction leading to an inversion-symmetric complex pair of Λ- and Δ-bis[N-2-(R-pyridyl)-2-oxo-1-naphthaldiminato-κ2N,O]zinc(II). In: Inorg. Chim. Acta,. 482, 2018, p. 935 - 942 [Λ/Δ-configured zinc(II)-Schiff base complexes Chirality-at-metal centre Inversion-symmetry π–π Interactions DFT/TDDFT].

Erten-Ela, Prof. Dr. Sule

Ege University (Aegean University), Turkey
Field of research: Electrochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Andreas Hirsch Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • Sadik Cogal, Sule Erten Ela, Abdulrahman Khalaf Ali, Gamze Celik Cogal, Matej Micusik, Maria Omastova, Aysegul Uygun Oksuz: Polyfuran-based multi-walled carbon nanotubes and graphene nanocomposites as counter electrodes for dye-sensitized solar cells, DOI: 10.1007/s11164-018-3309-0. In: Research on Chemical Intermediates. 44, 2018, p. 3325 - 3335 [Carbon nanotubes, graphene, dye sensitized solar cells].

  • Sadik Cogal, Abdulrahman Khalaf Ali, Sule Erten Ela, Gamze Celik Cogal, Jaroslav Kulicek, Matej Micusik, Maria Omastova, Aysegul Uygun Oksuz: Plasma-based preparation of polyaniline/graphene and polypyrrole/graphene composites for dye-sensitized solar cells as counter electrodes, DOI: 10.1080/10601325.2018.1426386. In: Journal of Macromolecular Science, Part A: Pure and Applied Chemistry,. 55, 2018, p. 317 - 323 [Graphene, new generation solar cells, energy].

  • Sule Erten Ela, Maja Remskar, Gozde Yurdabak Karaca, Emre Uygun, Aysegul Oksuz, : RF Plasma Modified W5O14 and MoS2 Hybrid Nanostructures and Photovoltaic Properties, https://doi.org/10.1080/02726351.2017.1414091. In: Particulate Science and Technology,. 2018, p. 1 - 9 [Hybrid Solar Cells, Energy].

  • Serpil Denizaltı, Abdulrahman K. Ali, Çağatay Ela, Mesut Ekmekci, Sule Erten-Ela, : Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells using Ionic Liquids as Redox Mediator, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cplett.2017.11.035. In: Chemical Physics Letters . 691, 2018, p. 373 - 378 [Dye Sensitized Solar Cells, Energy].

Feng, Dr. Jian-Jun

, Germany
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Martin Oestreich Technische Universität Berlin
  • Jian-Jun Feng, Martin Oestreich: Copper-Catalyzed Silylation of C(sp3)−H Bonds Adjacent to Amide Nitrogen Atoms. In: Organic Letters. 20, 2018, p. 4273 - 4276 [Oxidative functionalization, C−H silylation, Oxidative coupling].

Gorlin, Dr. Yelena

Robert Bosch LLC, United States of America
Field of research: Electrochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Moniek Tromp Technische Universität München
  • Q. He, Y. Gorlin, M. U. M. Patel, H. A. Gasteiger, Y.-C. Lu: Unraveling the Correlation between Solvent Properties and Sulfur Redox Behavior in Lithium-Sulfur Batteries. In: Journal of Electrochemical Society. 165, 2018, p. A4027 - A4033 [Lithium-sulfur batteries, solvent properties].

  • A. Berger, A. T.S. Freiberg, A. Siebel, R. Thomas, M. U.M. Patel, M. Tromp, H. A. Gasteiger, Y. Gorlin: The Importance of Chemical Reactions to the Operation of Lithium-Sulfur Batteries. In: Journal of Electrochemical Society. 165, 2018, p. A1288 - A1296 [Lithium-sulfur batteries, X-ray absorption spectroscopy, mechanistic understanding].

  • A. T.S. Freiberg, A. Siebel, A. Berger, S. M. Webb, Y. Gorlin, M. Tromp, H. A. Gasteiger: Understanding the Interconnection of Electrodes and Electrolyte Species in Li-S Batteries Using Spatially Resolved Operando X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy and X-ray Fluorescence Mapping. In: Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 122, 2018, p. 5303 - 5316 [Lithium-sulfur batteries, fluorescence mapping, X-ray absorption spectroscopy].

Haldar, Dr. Ritesh

Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT), Germany
Field of research: Interfacial, boundary layer and surface chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Christof Wöll Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT)
  • Ritesh Haldar, Marius Jakoby, Antoine Mazel, Qiang Zhang, Alexander Welle, Tawheed Mohamed, Peter Krolla, Wolfgang Wenzel, Stéphane Diring, Fabrice Odobel, Bryce S Richards, Ian A Howard, Christof Wöll: Anisotropic energy transfer in crystalline chromophore assemblies. In: Nature Communication. 9, 2018, p. 4332.

  • Ritesh Haldar, Stephane Diring, Pralok K Samanta, Marius Muth, William Clancy, Antoine Mazel, Sabine Schlabach, Frank Kirschhoefer, Gerald Brenner‐Weiß, Swapan K Pati, Fabrice Odobel, Christof Wöll: Enhancing Selectivity and Kinetics in Oxidative Photocyclization by Supramolecular Control. In: Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 57, 2018, p. 13662 - 13665.

  • Ritesh Haldar, Beren Sen, Silvana Hurrle, Takashi Kitao, Ritesh Sankhla, Boris Kühl, Alexander Welle, Stefan Heissler, Gerald Brenner-Weiß, Peter Thissen, Takashi Uemura, Hartmut Gliemann, Christopher Barner-Kowollik, Christof Wöll: Oxidative polymerization of terthiophene and a substituted thiophene monomer in metal-organic framework thin films. In: European Polymer Journal. 109, 2018, p. 162 - 168.

Helaly, Prof. Dr. Soleiman

Aswan University, Egypt
Field of research: Natural products chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Marc Stadler Helmholtz-Zentrum für Infektionsforschung GmbH
  • Soleiman E. Helaly, Benjarong Thongbai and Marc Stadler: Diversity of biologically active secondary metabolites from endophytic and saprotrophic fungi of the ascomycete order Xylariales. In: Natural Product Reports. 35, 2018, [Xylariales; secondary metabolites; Hypoxylaceae; Pestalotiopsis; Xylariaceae; ].

  • Soleiman E. Helaly, Samad Ashrafi, Rémy B. Teponno, Steffen Bernecker, Abdelfattah A. Dababat, Wolfgang Maier and Marc Stadler: Nematicidal Cyclic Lipodepsipeptides and a Xanthocillin Derivative from a Phaeosphariaceous Fungus Parasitizing Eggs of the Plant Parasitic Nematode Heterodera filipjevi. In: Journal of Natural Products. 81, 2018, p. 2228 - 2234.

  • Soleiman E. Helaly*, Zainab Hamad, Magdi A. El Sayed*, Fatma F. Abdel-Motaal, Mahmoud I. Nassar, Shin-ichi Ito and Marc Stadler: Bacillus methylotrophicus ASWU-C2, a strain inhabiting hot desert soil, a new source for antibacterial bacillopyrone, pyrophen, and cyclopeptides. In: Zeitschrift fur Naturforschung. C, Journal of biosciences . 2018.

Hrobarik, Dr. Peter

Comenius University, Slovakia
Field of research: Theoretical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Martin Kaupp Technische Universität Berlin
  • Marissa Ringgold, David Rehe, Peter Hrobarik, Anna Y. Kornienko, Thomas J. Emge, John G. Brennan: Thorium Cubanes – Synthesis, Solid-State and Solution Structure, Thermolysis, and Chalcogen Exchange Reactions. In: Inorganic Chemistry. 57, 2018, p. 7129 - 7141 [77Se NMR shifts, heterocubanes, ligand-based redox reactions, relativistic effects, thermolysis, thorium clusters].

  • Luca Rocchigiani, Julio Fernandez-Cestau, Isabelle Chambrier, Peter Hrobarik, Manfred Bochmann: Unlocking Structural Diversity in Gold(III) Hydrides: Unexpected Interplay of cis/trans-Influence on Stability, Insertion Chemistry and NMR Chemical Shifts. In: Journal of the American Chemical Society. 140, 2018, p. 8287 - 8302 [alkyne insertion, cis influence, density functional theory, gold, NMR spectroscopy, trans influence, transition metal hydrides].

  • Kostas Seintis, Çiǧdem Şahin, Ivica Sigmundova, Elias Stathatos, Peter Hrobarik, Mihalis Fakis: Solvent-Acidity-Driven Change in Photophysics and Significant Efficiency Improvement in Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells of a Benzothiazole-Derived Organic Sensitizer. In: Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 122, 2018, p. 20122 - 20134 [acid-base equilibrium, benzothiazole, dye-sensitized solar cells, photoelectric conversion efficiency, quantum-chemical calculations, solvent acidity, time resolved fluorescence spectroscopy].

  • Wen Wu, David Rehe, Peter Hrobarik,,Anna Y. Kornienko, Thomas J. Emge, John G. Brennan: Molecular Thorium Compounds with Dichalcogenide Ligands: Synthesis, Structure, 77Se NMR Study, and Thermolysis. In: Inorganic Chemistry. 57, 2018, p. 14821 - 14833 [77Se NMR shifts, actinide cluster compounds, dichalcogenide ligands, ligand-based redox reactions, relativistic effects, sterically undemanding ancillary ligands, thermolysis, thorium].

Hu, Prof. Dr. Xiao-Yu

Nanjing University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Macromolecular chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Carsten Schmuck Universität Duisburg-Essen
  • Shuwen Guo, Yongshang Song, Yuling He, Xiao-Yu Hu,* and Leyong Wang*: Highly Efficient Artificial Light-Harvesting Systems Constructed in Aqueous Solution Based on Supramolecular Self-Assembly. In: Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 57, 2018, p. 1 - 6 [aggregation-induced emission · host– guest interactions · light harvesting · pillar[6]arene · supramolecular chemistry].

  • Wang, Sai Xu, Zuqiang Wang, Tingting Xiao, Tangxin Hu, Xiao-Yu Shen, Ying-Zhong Wang, Leyong: Warm/cool-tone switchable thermochromic material for smart windows by orthogonally integrating properties of pillar[6]arene and ferrocene. In: Nature Communications. 9, 2018, p. 1737.

  • Hu Xiao-Yu Ehlers Martin Wang Tingting Zellermann Elio Mosel Stefanie Jiang Hao Ostwaldt Jan-Erik Knauer Shirley K. Wang Leyong Schmuck Carsten: Formation of twisted β-sheet tapes from a self-complementary peptide based on novel pillararene-GCP host-guest interaction with gene transfection properties. In: Chemistry – A European Journal. 24, 2018, p. 9754 - 9759 [host–guest interaction · peptides · pillararene · self-assembly · supramolecular chemistry].

  • Hu, Xiao-Yu Gao, Lei Mosel, Stefanie Ehlers, Martin Zellermann, Elio Jiang, Hao Knauer, Shirley K. Wang, Leyong Schmuck, Carsten: From supramolecular vesicles to micelles: Controllable construction of tumor-targeting nanocarriers based on host–guest interaction between a pillar[5]arene-based prodrug and a RGD-sulfonate guest. In: Small. 14, 2018, p. 1803952 [controllable self-assembly, drug delivery, host–guest recognition, pillararene, supramolecular nanocarrier].

  • Shao, Wei Liu, Xin Sun, Guangping Hu, Xiao-Yu Zhu, Jun-Jie Wang, Leyong: Construction of drug-drug conjugate supramolecular nanocarriers based on water-soluble pillar[6]arene for combination chemotherapy. In: Chemical Communications. 54, 2018, p. 9462 - 9465.

  • Xu, Zuqiang Wang, Sai Hu, Xiao-Yu Jiang, Juli Sun, Xiaoqiang Wang, Leyong: Sunlight-induced photo-thermochromic supramolecular nanocomposite hydrogel film for energy-saving smart window. In: Solar RRL. 2, 2018, p. 1800204 [antimony-tin oxide, energy-saving, photo-thermochromic, smart window, supramolecular hydrogel].

  • Zuo, Minzan Qian, Weirui Li, Tinghan Hu, Xiao-Yu Jiang, Juli Wang, Leyong: Full-color tunable fluorescent and chemiluminescent supramolecular nanoparticles for anti-counterfeiting inks. In: ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces. 10, 2018, p. 39214 - 39221 [color-tunable, supramolecular nanomaterials, chemiluminescence, energy transfer, anti-counterfeiting].

  • Zuo, Minzan Qian, Weirui Li, Tinghan Hu, Xiao-Yu Jiang, Juli Wang, Leyong: Full-color tunable fluorescent and chemiluminescent supramolecular nanoparticles for anti-counterfeiting inks. In: ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces. 10, 2018, p. 39214 - 39221 [color-tunable, supramolecular nanomaterials, chemiluminescence, energy transfer, anti-counterfeiting].

Hussain, Dr. Hidayat

The University of Nizwa, Germany
Field of research: Natural products chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Ludger Wessjohann Leibniz-Institut für Pflanzenbiochemie, Halle (IPB)
  • Hidayat Hussain, René Csuk, Ivan R. Green, Najeeb Ur Rehman, Ghulam Abbas, Wahid Hussain : Journey Describing the Cytotoxic Potential of Withanolides: A Patent Review. In: Recent Patents on Anti-Cancer Drug Discovery. 13, 2018, p. 411 - 421 [Natural products, Steroids, Withanolide, cytotoxity, Drug discovery].

Islam, Prof. Dr. Md. Tofazzal

Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University, Bangladesh
Field of research: Natural products chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Andreas von Tiedemann Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Rahman M, Sabir AA, Mukta JA, Khan MA, Mohi-Ud-Din M, Miah MG, Rahman M, Islam MT : Plant probiotic bacteria Bacillus and Paraburkholderia improve growth, yield and content of antioxidants in strawberry fruit. In: Scientific Reports . 8, 2018, p. 2504 - doi:10.1038/s41598-018-20235-1.

Kamdem Soup Teoua, Dr. Ramsay

Universite de Yaounde I, Germany
Field of research: Natural products chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Peter Spiteller Universität Bremen
  • Ramsay S.T. Kamdem, Hao Wang, Pascal Wafo, Weaam Ebrahim, Ferhat Can Özkay, Gamall Makhloufi, Christoph Janiak, Parichat Sureechatchaiyane, Matthias U. Kassack, Wenhan Linf, Zhen Liu, Peter Proksch: Induction of new metabolites from the endophytic fungus Bionectria sp. through bacterial co-culture. In: Fitoterapia. 124, 2018, p. 132 - 136 [Bionectria sp; Co-cultivation; Cytotoxicity].

  • Ramsay S.T.Kamdem; Pascal Wafo; Amadou Dawe ; Dieu Ne Dort; Nganteng ; Umeokoli Blessing Ogechukwuah; Saima Rasheed; Omeje E. Ogechukwu; Gamall Makhlouf; Zulfiqar Ali; Ikhlas A.Khan; Muhammad Iqbal Choudhary; Christoph Janiak; Peter Proksch: Bioactive chemical constituents of Duboscia macrocarpa Bocq., and X-ray diffraction study of 11β, 12β-epoxyfriedours-14-en-3α-ol. In: Fitoterapia. 125, 2018, p. 65 - 71 [Duboscia macrocarpa Bocq.Triterpenes; Evodoulolide; Duboscic acid B; Molecular structure].

  • Ramsay S.T.Kamdem; Wafo Pascal; Nidja Rehberg; Lassevan Geelen; Simon-Patrick Höfert; Tim-Oliver Knedel, Christoph Janiak; Parichat Sureechat chaiyan; Matthias U. Kassack; Wenhan Lin; Rainer Kalscheuer; Zhen Liu; Peter Proksch: Metabolites from the endophytic fungus Cylindrocarpon sp. isolated from tropical plant Sapium ellipticum. In: Fitoterapia. 128, 2018, p. 175 - 179 [Cylindrocarpon sp.; Polyketides; Alkaloids; Cytotoxicity].

Kapdi, Dr. Anant

University of Mumbai, India
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Moniek Tromp Technische Universität München
  • Ajaykumar V. Ardhapure, Yogesh S. Sanghvi, Yulia Borozdina, Anant Ramakant Kapdi and Carola Schulzke: Crystal structure of 8-(4-methylphenyl)-2-deoxyadenosine hemihydrate. In: Acta Crystallographica E. E74, 2018, p. 1 - 5 [Adenosine ].

  • Pui Ying Choy, Shun Man Wong, Anant Kapdi and Fuk Yee Kwong : Recent developments in palladium-catalysed nondirected coupling of (hetero)arene C–H bonds with C–Z (Z = B, Si, Sn, S, N, C, H) bonds in bi(hetero)aryl synthesis. In: Organic Chemistry Frontiers. 5, 2018, p. 288 - 321 [C-H bond functionalisation].

  • S. Murthy Bandaru, S. Bhilare, N. Chryosochos, V. Gayakhe, I. Trentin. C. Schulzke, A. R. Kapdi, : Pd/PTABS: Catalyst for Room Temperature Amination of Heteroarenes. In: Organic Letter. 20, 2018, p. 473 - 476 [Room Temperature Amination].

  • Bandaru, S. M., Kapdi, A. R. and Schuzlke, C. : Crystal structure of 4-(Pyrazin-2-yl)morpholine. In: Acta Crystallographica E. . E74, 2018, p. 137 - 140.

  • Vaibhav Sable, Karan Maindan, Shatrughn Bhilare, Nicolas Chrysochos, Carola Schulzke, and Anant R. Kapdi: An Active Palladium Colloidal Catalyst for the Selective Oxidative Heterocoupling of (Hetero)Aryl Boronic Acids. In: Chem Asian Journal. 13, 2018, p. 2489 - 2498 [Heteroboronic acid coupling First report].

  • Bhilare, S., Bandaru, S., Kapdi, A. R., Sanghvi, Y. S., Schulzke, C. : Pd/PTABS: An Efficient Water Soluble Catalytic System for the Amination of 6-Chloropurine Ribonucleoside and Synthesis of Alogliptin. In: Curr. Protoc. Nucleic Acids Chem.. 74, 2018, p. 58 - 67.

  • Wang, W., Lorion, M., Shah, J., Kapdi, A. R., Ackermann, L. : Late stage peptide diversification by position-selective C-H activation. In: Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. . 57, 2018, p. 14700 - 14717 [Protein modification C-H bond functionalisation].

  • Shelke, Y. G., Yashmeen, A., Gholap, A., Gharpure, S. J., Kapdi, A. R. : Homogeneous catalysis: Powerful technology for the modification of Bio-Active molecules. In: Chem. Asian J. . 13, 2018, p. 2991 - 3013.

  • Zende, V., Girase, T. S., Chrysochos, N., Kapdi, A. R. Schulzke, C. : Schulzke, C. Crystal structure of 1-butyl-3-(2-((2,3-dihydro-1H-indenyl-5-yl)amino)-2-oxo-ethyl)-1H-imidazol-3-ium chloride. In: Acta Crystallographica E. E74, 2018, p. 1665 - 1668.

Kasian, Dr. Olga

Ukrainian State University of Chemical Technology, Ukraine
Field of research: Electrochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Karl Mayrhofer Max-Planck-Institut für Eisenforschung GmbH
  • T. Li, O. Kasian, S. Cherevko, S. Zhang, S. Geiger, C. Scheu, P. Felfer, D. Raabe, B. Gault, K.J.J. Mayrhofer: Atomic-scale insights into surface species of electrocatalysts in three dimensions. In: Nature Catalysis. 1, 2018, p. 300 - 305 [oxygen evolution reaction, electrocatalysis, atom probe tomography, iridium catalysts].

  • Simon Geiger, Olga Kasian, Marc Ledendecker, Enrico Pizzutilo, Andrea M Mingers, Wen Tian Fu, Oscar Diaz-Morales, Zhizhong Li, Tobias Oellers, Luc Fruchter, Alfred Ludwig, Karl JJ Mayrhofer, Marc TM Koper, Serhiy Cherevko: The stability number as a metric for electrocatalyst stability benchmarking. In: Nature Catalysis. 1, 2018, p. 508 - 515 [degradation of the catalysts, oxygen evolution reaction, stability].

  • Olga Kasian, Jan‐Philipp Grote, Simon Geiger, Serhiy Cherevko, Karl JJ Mayrhofer: The common intermediates of oxygen evolution and dissolution reactions during water electrolysis on iridium. In: Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 57, 2018, p. 2488 - 2491 [reaction mechanism, reaction intermediate, electrocatalysis, oxygen evolution reaction, iridium degradation, water electrolysis].

  • Firas Faisal, Corinna Stumm, Manon Bertram, Fabian Waidhas, Yaroslava Lykhach, Serhiy Cherevko, Feifei Xiang, Maximilian Ammon, Mykhailo Vorokhta, Břetislav Šmíd, Tomáš Skála, Nataliya Tsud, Armin Neitzel, Klára Beranová, Kevin C Prince, Simon Geiger, Olga Kasian, Tobias Wähler, Ralf Schuster, M Alexander Schneider, Vladimír Matolín, Karl JJ Mayrhofer, Olaf Brummel, Jörg Libuda: Electrifying model catalysts for understanding electrocatalytic reactions in liquid electrolytes. In: Nature materials. 17, 2018, p. 592 - 598 [electrocatalysis, Catalysis, Electrochemistry, Physical chemistry, Surface chemistry ].

Ketkov, Prof. Dr. Sergey Yul'evich

Russian Academy of Sciences, Russian Federation
Field of research: Spectroscopy
Host: Dr. Heinrich L. Selzle Technische Universität München
  • Marina A Katkova, Galina S Zabrodina, Evgeny V Baranov, Maria S Muravyeva, Evgeny A Kluev, Andrey S Shavyrin, Grigory Yu Zhigulin, Sergey Yu Ketkov: New insights into water‐soluble and water‐coordinated copper 15‐metallacrown‐5 gadolinium complexes designed for high‐field magnetic resonance imaging applications. In: Applied Organometallic Chemistry. 32, 2018, p. e4389 - e4389 [Gadolinium, Metallacrown, Synthesis, DFT calculations].

  • Jiří Böserle, Grigory Zhigulin, Sergey Ketkov, Roman Jambor, Aleš Růžička, Libor Dostál: Diverse reactivity of a boraguanidinato germylene toward organic pseudohalides. In: Dalton Transactions. 47, 2018, p. 14880 - 14883 [Germylene, Reactivity, DFT calculations].

  • Sergey Y Ketkov, Elena A Rychagova, Sheng-Yuan Tzeng, Wen-Bih Tzeng: TD DFT insights into unusual properties of excited sandwich complexes: structural transformations and vibronic interactions in Rydberg-state bis (η 6-benzene) chromium. In: Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 20, 2018, p. 23988 - 23997 [Sandwich complexes, Chromium, Excited states, DFT calculations].

  • Dmitry M Lyubov, Anton V Cherkasov, Georgy K Fukin, Konstantin A Lyssenko, Elena A Rychagova, Sergey Yu Ketkov, Alexander A Trifonov: Rare-earth metal-mediated PhCN insertion into N,N-bis(trimethylsilyl)naphthalene-1,8-diamido dianion – a synthetic approach to complexes coordinated by ansa-bridged amido-amidinato ligand. In: Dalton Transactions. 47, 2018, p. 438 - 451 [Metal complexes, Rare-earth metals, Reactivity, DFT calculations ].

  • Sergey Ketkov, Elena Rychagova: Electronic excited states of mixed sandwich complexes,(η7-C7H7)(η5-C5H5) M (M= V, Cr): Investigation with time-dependent density functional theory. In: Inorg. Chim. Acta. 487, 2018, p. 281 - 286 [Sandwich complexes, Excited states, Time-dependent DFT].

Kolleboyina, Dr. Jaya Ramulu

Palacky University, Czech Republic
Field of research: Solid state chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Roland A. Fischer Ruhr-Universität Bochum
  • Kolleboyina Jayaramulu, Deepak P Dubal, Bhawna Nagar, Vaclav Ranc, Ondrej Tomanec, Martin Petr, Kasibhatta Kumara Ramanatha Datta, Radek Zboril, Pedro Gómez‐Romero, Roland A Fischer: Ultrathin Hierarchical Porous Carbon Nanosheets for High‐Performance Supercapacitors and Redox Electrolyte Energy Storage. In: Advanced Materials. 2018, p. 1705789 - 170593 [MOF Derived Hybrids].

  • Deepak P Dubal, Kolleboyina Jayaramulu, Radek Zboril, Roland A Fischer, Pedro Gomez-Romero: Unveiling BiVO 4 nanorods as a novel anode material for high performance lithium ion capacitors: beyond intercalation strategies. In: Journal of Materials Chemistry A. 6, 2018, p. 6096 - 6106 [Lithium Ion capacitors].

  • Kolleboyina Jayaramulu Justus Masa Dulce M. Morales Ondrej Tomanec Vaclav Ranc Martin Petr Patrick Wilde Yen‐Ting Chen Radek Zboril Wolfgang Schuhmann Roland A. Fischer: Ultrathin 2D Cobalt Zeolite‐Imidazole Framework Nanosheets for Electrocatalytic Oxygen Evolution. In: Advanced Science. 2018, [electrocatalysis liquid‐phase exfoliation mechanochemical synthesis oxygen evolution 2D materials zeolite imidazole frameworks (ZIFs)].

  • Veronika Urbanová Kolleboyina Jayaramulu Andreas Schneemann Štěpán Kment Roland A. Fischer and Radek Zbořil: Hierarchical Porous Fluorinated Graphene Oxide@MetalOrganic Gel Composite: Label-Free Electrochemical Aptasensor for Selective Detection of Thrombin. In: ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. 2018, [bio sensors, metal-organic gels].

Konidaris, Dr. Konstantis

University of Patras, Greece
Field of research: Molecular chemistry, complex chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Annie Powell Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT)
  • Konstantis F. Konidaris, Tullio Pilati, Giancarlo Terraneo, Peter Politzer, Jane S. Murray, Patrick Scilabra, Giuseppe Resnati: Cyanine dyes: Synergistic action of hydrogen, halogen and chalcogen bonds allows discrete I4(2-) anions in crystals. In: New Journal of Chemistry. 42, 2018, p. 10463 - 10466 [Halogen bonding, non-covalent interactions, supramolecular chemistry, fluorine chemistry, crystal-engineering, crystal sructures].

Kouam, Prof. Dr. Simeon Fogue

Universite de Yaounde I, Germany
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Marc Stadler Helmholtz-Zentrum für Infektionsforschung GmbH
  • Ebessa, V., Tiani, G.L.M., Tchamgoue, J., Kouam, S.F., Ngadjui, B.T., Green, I.R., Choudhary, M.I., Tane, P. : Alchornoic acid derivatives from the fruits of Alchornea cordifolia (Schumach. & Thonn.) Muell. Arg. (Euphorbiaceae). In: Phytochemistry Letters . 23 , 2018, p. 62 - 65 [Pseudarthria hookeri; prenylated flavonoids; pseudarflavone A; pseudarflavone B; Insulin secretion activity].

  • Dzoyem, J.P., Tchamgoue, J., Tchouankeu, J.C., Kouam, S.F., Choudhary, M.I., Bakowsky, U. : Antibacterial activity and cytotoxicity of flavonoids compounds isolated from Pseudarthria hookeri Wight & Arn. (Fabaceae). In: South African Journal of Botany.. 114, 2018, p. 100 - 103.

Kumar, Dr. Pawan

University of Southern Denmark, Denmark
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Ulf Diederichsen Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Hubrich, B. E.; Kumar, P.; Neitz, H.; Grunwald, M.; Grothe, T.; Walla, P. J.; Jahn, R.: PNA hybrid sequences as recognition units in SNARE-protein-mimicking peptides. In: Angew. Chem., Int. Ed.. 57, 2018, p. 14932 - 14936 [Peptide Nucleic Acids, Membrane Fusion].

Mal, Dr. Sib Sankar

National Institute of Technology Karnataka, India
Field of research: Inorganic chemistry
Host: Dr. Holger Stephan Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR)
  • Bikesh Gupta, Pavan Pujar, Sib Sankar Mal, Dipti Gupta, Saumen Mandal: Retention of high dielectric constant sodium beta alumina in solution combustion: role of aluminum ions complexation with urea, glycine and citric acid. In: Ceramic International, 2018. 44, 2018, p. 1500 - 1511.

Mansour, Dr. Ahmed Moustafa

Cairo University, Egypt
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Ulrich Schatzschneider Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg
  • Ahmed Moustafa Mansour: Ru(II) carbonyl photoCORMs with N, N-benzimidazole bidentate ligands: Spectroscopic, lysozyme binding affinity and biological activity evaluation. In: European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry. 2018, [Ru(II) complexes; photoactivatable; DFT; lysozyme ].

  • Ahmed M Mansour and Ola R Shehab: Lysozyme and DNA binding affinity of Pd(II) and Pt(II) complexes bearing charged N, N pyridylbenzimidazole bidentate ligands. In: Dalton Trans.. 2018, [Lysozyme; DFT; cisplatin analogues; Benzimidazole].

  • Ahmed Mansour, Ola Shehab: {Ru(CO)x}-core terpyridine complexes: lysozyme binding affinity, DNA and photoinduced carbon monoxide releasing properties. In: J. Photochem. Photobiol. A: Chem. . 364, 2018, p. 406 - 414 [Photoinduced, Lysozyme, Ruthenium carbonyl, TDDFT].

  • Ahmed Mansour, Ola Shehab: Reactivity of visible-light induced CO releasing thiourea-based Mn(I) tricarbonyl bromide (CORM-NS1) towards lysozyme. In: Inorg. Chim. Acta.. 480, 2018, p. 159 - 165 [Carbon monoxide, Manganese carbonyls, PhotoCORM, Photoactivatable, Lysozyme].

  • G. Ferraro G., Ahmed Mansour, A. Merlino: Exploring the interactions between model proteins and Pd(II) or Pt(II) compounds bearing charged N,N-pyridylbenzimidazole bidentate ligands by X-ray crystallography. In: Dalton Trans.. 2018, [X-ray crystallography, lysozyme, cisplain analogues, noncovalent interaction].

  • Ahmed Mansour: Green-Light-Induced PhotoCORM: Lysozyme Binding Affinity towards Mn(I) and Re(I) Carbonyl Complexes and Biological Activity Evaluation. In: European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry. 2018, p. 4805 - 4811 [Biological · Carbon monoxide · Lysozyme binding affinity · Photoactivatable · TDDFT].

  • Ahmed Mansour, A. Friedrich: IClick cycloaddition reaction of light-triggered manganese(I) carbonyl complexes. In: New Journal of Chemistry. 2018, p. 18418 - 18425 [Iclick, Manganese(I), carbon monoxide, TDDFT].

Mukherjee, Dr. Debabrata

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur, India
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Jun Okuda Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen
  • Arnab Rit, Ann-Kristin Wiegand, Debabrata Mukherjee, Thomas P. Spaniol, and Jun Okuda: Zinc dihydride and mixed halo hydrides supported by an N-heterocyclic carbene. In: Eur. J. Inorg. Chem.. 2018, 2018, p. 1114 - 1119 [N-Heterocyclic carbene, Zinc, Hydrides, Halides, CO2].

  • Debabrata Mukherjee and Jun Okuda: A monoanionic NNNN-type macrocyclic ligand for electropositive metal centers. In: Chem. Commun.. 54, 2018, p. 2701 - 2714 [Macrocyclic ligand, Electropositive metals, Alkaline earths, Lanthanides].

  • Debabrata Mukherjee, Thomas Höllerhage, Valeri Leich, Thomas P. Spaniol, Ulli Englert, Laurent Maron, and Jun Okuda: The Nature of the Heavy Alkaline Earth Metal-Hydrogen Bond: Synthesis, Structure, and Reactivity of a Cationic Strontium Hydride Cluster. In: J. Am. Chem. Soc.. 140, 2018, p. 3403 - 3411 [Strontium, Hydride, Metal-hydrogen bond, H2 activation, Ketyl].

  • Debabrata Mukherjee, Danny Schuhknecht, and Jun Okuda: Hydrido Complexes of Calcium: A New Family of Molecular Alkaline Earth Metal Compounds. In: Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201801869. 2018, [Calcium, Hydride, Catalysis].

Nadeem, Prof. Dr. Muhammad

Quaid-I-Azam University, Germany
Field of research: Inorganic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Bensch Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel
  • Waqas A. Shah, Laila Noureen, Muhammad Arif Nadeem, Paul Kögerler: Encapsulation of Keggin-type manganese-polyoxomolybdates in MIL-100 (Fe) for efficient reduction of p-nitrophenol. In: J. Solid State Chem. 268, 2018, p. 75 - 82.

  • W. A. Shah, A. Waseem, Muhammad Arif Nadeem, P. Kögerler,: Leaching-free encapsulation of cobalt-polyoxotungstates in MIL-100 (Fe) for highly reproducible photocatalytic water oxidation. In: Applied Catalysis A-General. 567, 2018, p. 132 - 138.

  • S. Schmitz, T. Secker, M. Batool, J. Leusen, Muhammad Arif Nadeem, Paul Kögerler, : A planar decanuclear cobalt(II) coordination cluster. In: Inorganica Chimica Acta. 482, 2018, p. 522 - 525.

Ndongo, Dr. Joseph Thierry

Universite de Yaounde I, Germany
Field of research: Natural products chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Heiko Ihmels Universität Siegen
  • Joseph T. Ndongo, Joséphine N. Mbing, Aymeric Monteillier, Michel F. Tala, Michael Rütten, Daniel Mombers, Muriel Cuendet, Dieudonné E. Pegnyemb, Birger Dittrich, and Hartmut Laatsch: Carbazole-, Aspidofractinine-, and Aspidocarpamine-Type Alkaloids from Pleiocarpa pycnantha. In: Journal of Natural Products. 81, 2018, p. 1193 - 1202 [janetinine, pleiokomenine A, huncaniterine B, Pleiocarpa pycnantha, Apocynaceae].

  • Joseph T. Ndongo, Joséphine N. Mbing, Aymeric Monteillier, Michel F. Tala, Michael Rütten, Daniel Mombers, Muriel Cuendet, Dieudonné E. Pegnyemb, Birger Dittrich, and Hartmut Laatsch: Carbazole-, Aspidofractinine-, and Aspidocarpamine-Type Alkaloids from Pleiocarpa pycnantha. In: Journal of Natural Products. 81, 2018, p. 1193 - 1202 [janetinine, pleiokomenine A, huncaniterine B, Pleiocarpa pycnantha, Apocynaceae].

Ogbodu, Dr. Racheal Odiri

Crawford University, Nigeria
Field of research: Chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Michael Höpfner Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin
  • Jacob Schmidt, Weronika Kuzyniak, Janine Berkholz, Gustav Steinemann, Racheal Ogbodu, Björn Hoffmann, Geraldine Nouailles, Ayşe Gül Gürek, Bianca Nitzsche And Michael Höpfner: Novel zinc‑ and silicon‑phthalocyanines as photosensitizers for photodynamic therapy of cholangiocarcinoma. In: International Journal of Molecular Medicine. 42, 2018, p. 534 - 546 [ photodynamic therapy, zinc phthalocyanine, silicon phthalocyanine, cholangiocarcinoma, apoptosis, cell cycle, angiogenesis, reactive oxygen species, EGI 1, TFK 1].

Pachfule, Dr. Pradip

National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Germany
Field of research: Chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Arne Thomas Technische Universität Berlin
  • Pradip Pachfule, Amitava Acharjya, Jérôme Roeser, Thomas Langenhahn, Michael Schwarze, Reinhard Schomäcker, Arne Thomas* and Johannes Schmidt: Diacetylene Functionalized Covalent Organic Framework (COF) for Photocatalytic Hydrogen Generation. In: Journal of the American Chemical Society (JACS). 140(4), 2018, p. 1423 - 1427 [Covalent Organic Framework (COF), Photocatalysis, Hydrogen Generation, Diacetylene, Porous].

  • Xiaojia Zhao, Dr. Pradip Pachfule, Shuang Li, Jan Ron Justin Simke, Dr. Johannes Schmidt, Prof. Dr. Arne Thomas: Bifunctional Electrocatalysts for Overall Water Splitting from an Iron/Nickel‐Based Bimetallic Metal–Organic Framework/Dicyandiamide Composite. In: Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 57, 2018, p. 8921 - 8926 [Metal–Organic Framework, electrocatalyst, overall water splitting, electrochemical water‐splitting, bifunctional catalyst].

Padmanabha Pillai, Dr. Pramod

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Pune, India
Field of research: Physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Christof M. Niemeyer Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT)
  • Subas Muduli, Padmini Pandey, Gayathri Devatha, Rohit Babar, Thripuranthaka M, Dushyant C. Kothari, Mukul Kabir,* Pramod P. Pillai,* Satishchandra Ogale*: Photoluminescence Quenching in Self‐Assembled CsPbBr3 Quantum Dots on Few‐Layer Black Phosphorus Sheets. In: Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 57, 2018, p. 7682 - 7686 [Phosphorene, Perovskite, photoinduced electron transfer and Photophysics].

  • Jewel Ann Maria Xavier, Gayathri Devatha, Soumendu Roy, Anish Rao, A.; Pramod P. Pillai* : Electrostatically Regulated Photoinduced Electron Transfer in “Cationic” Eco-friendly CuInS2/ZnS Quantum Dots in Water. In: Journal of Materials Chemistry A. 2018, [Cationic quantum dots, photoinduced electron transfer, electrostatics and photophysics].

Panda, Dr. Subhendu Kumar

CSIR Central Electrochemical Research Institute, India
Field of research: Boundary layer chemistry, interfacial chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Alexander Eychmüller Technische Universität Dresden
  • V Parthiban, Subhendu K Panda, Akhila Kumar Sahu: Highly fluorescent carbon quantum dots-Nafion as proton selective hybrid membrane for direct methanol fuel cells. In: Electrochimica Acta. 292, 2018, p. 855 - 864.

  • Ramkumar Chandran, Subhendu K Panda, Archana Mallik: A short review on the advancements in electroplating of CuInGaSe2 thin films. In: Materials for Renewable and Sustainable Energy. 7, 2018, p. 6 - 25.

  • C. Ravi Dhas, A. Jennifer Christy, R. Venkatesh, Subhendu K. Panda, B. Subramanian, K. Ravichandran, P. Sudhagar, A. Moses Ezhil Raj: Solvent volume-driven CuInAlS2 nanoflake counter electrode for effective electrocatalytic tri-iodide reduction in dye-sensitized solar cells. In: Journal of Solid State Electrochemistry. 22, 2018, p. 2485 - 2497.

  • C Ravi Dhas, A Jennifer Christy, R Venkatesh, Subhendu K Panda, B Subramanian, K Ravichandran, P Sudhagar, A Moses Ezhil Raj: Solvent volume dependent physical properties and electrocatalytic ability of nebulizer spray deposited CuInGaS2 counter electrode for dye-sensitized solar cells. In: Thin Solid Films. 653, 2018, p. 73 - 81 [Solar Cell].

  • C Ravi Dhas, A Jennifer Christy, R Venkatesh, S Esther Santhoshi Monica, Subhendu K Panda, B Subramanian, K Ravichandran, P Sudhagar, A Moses Ezhil Raj: Low-cost and eco-friendly nebulizer spray coated CuInAlS2 counter electrode for dye-sensitized solar cells. In: Physica B: Condensed Matter.. 537, 2018, p. 23 - 32 [Solar Cell].

  • B. Mohanty, M. Ghorbani-Asl, S. Kretschmer, A. Ghosh, P. Guha, Subhendu K. Panda, B. Jena, A. V. Krasheninnikov, B. K. Jena: MoS2 Quantum Dots as an Efficient Catalyst Material for Oxygen Evolution Reaction. In: ACS Catalysis. 8, 2018, p. 1683 - 1689.

Peddiahgari, Dr. Vasu Govardhana Reddy

Yogi Vemana University, India
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. René Wilhelm Technische Universität Clausthal
  • Houng Kang, Madison R. Herling, Kyle A. Niederer, Young Eun Lee, Peddiahgari Vasu Govardhana Reddy, Sangeeta Dey, Scott E. Allen,, Paul Sung, Kirsten Hewitt, Carilyn Torruellas,, Marisa C. Kozlowski*: Enantioselective Vanadium Catalyzed Oxidative Coupling: Development and Mechanistic Insights. In: J. Org. Chem . 83, 2018, p. 14362 - 14384 [Asymmetric Synthesis, Oxidative Coupling of Phenols and Hydroxy Carbazoles, Computational Studies].

  • Gokanapalli Anusha,[Motakatla Venkata Krishna Reddy[ and Peddiahgari Vasu Govardhana Reddy*: SingaCycleTM-A1 Catalyzed Successive Suzuki-Miyaura And Buchwald Couplings for the Synthesis of Various New Pyridine Analogues. In: Chem. Select. 3, 2018, p. 13182 - 13190 [Pd-NHC catalysts, Suzuki-Miyaura and Buchwald Couplings, Pyridine analogues].

  • S.M. Reddy, Bijjivemula N.Reddy, Pogula Sreekanth Reddy, Motakatla Venkata Krishna Reddy, Madhavesh Pathak, Peddiahgari Vasu Govardhana Reddy*: Highly Efficient Pd-PEPPSI-IPr Catalyst for N-(4-Pyridazinyl)-Bridged-Bicyclic sulfonamides via Suzuki-Miyaura Coupling Reaction. In: Applied Organometallic Chem e4068. 32, 2018, p. 1 - 6 [Pyridazine derivatives, Bridged-Bicyclic sulfonamides, PdNHC catalysts, Suzuki-Miyaura Coupling Reaction].

  • Bhoomireddy Rajendra Prasad Reddy, Sirigi Reddy Sudharsan Reddy and Peddiahgari Vasu Govardhana Reddy*: Cu(OTf)2 loaded protonated trititanate nanotubes catalyzed reaction: A facile method to furo[2,3-b]quinoxalines synthesis. In: New. J. Chem. 42, 2018, p. 5972 - 5977 [Furo[2,3-b]quinoxalines, 6. Cu(OTf)2 loaded protonated trititanate nanotubes ].

  • Sirigi Reddy Sudharsan Reddy and Peddiahgari Vasu Govardhana Reddy*: β-Cyclodextrin in water: As an efficient green protocol for the synthesis of pyrimido[4,5-b]quinoline-diones. In: Chem. Select. 3, 2018, p. 4283 - 4288 [β-Cyclodextrin in water, Pyrimido[4,5-b]quinoline-diones, ].

Rahman, Prof. Dr. Muhammed Muhibur

Ministry of Education, Bangladesh
Field of research: Physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Thorsten Benter Bergische Universität Wuppertal
  • Amiya Atahar, M. Yousuf Ali Mollah, M. Muhibur Rahman and Md. Abu Bin Hasan Susan: Inclusion complexes of cyclodextrins with hydrophobic ionic liquids. In: Journal of Inclusion Phenomena and Macrocyclic Chemistry. 92(3), 2018, p. 301 - 309 [Cyclodextrin; hydrophobic ionic liquid; inclusion complexes; FT-IT spectra; NMR spectra; stability].

  • Gulshan Ara, M. M. Islam, M. Muhibur Rahman, M. Yousuf. A.. Mollah and M.Abu B. Hasan Susan: Thin Layer Chromatography-A Tool to Investigate Kinetics of Michael Addition Reaction. In: J. Sci. Res.. 10 (3), 2018, p. 323 - 329 [Thin layer chromatography; Michael Addition Reaction; 1,8-diazabicyclo[5.4.0]undec-7-ene (DBU); Ionic liquid; Average rate].

  • Ummul K. Fatema, M. Muhibur Rahman, M. R. Islam, M. Yousuf A. Mollah and M. Abu Bin Hasan Susan: Nanocomposites of polyaniline with silver nanoparticles prepared using water in oil microemulsions as antibacterial agents;. In: Macromolecular Symposium. 379, 2018, p. 1 - 7 [Ag nanoparticles, antibacterial activity, microemulsion, polyaniline nanoparticles, silver/polyaniline nanocomposite].

  • Ummul K. Fatema, M. Muhibur Rahman, M. Rakibul Islam, M. Yousuf A. Mollah and M. Abu Bin Hasan Susan: Silver/poly(vinyl alcohol) nanocompo; site film prepared using water in oil microemulsion for antibacterial applications;. In: Journal of Colloid and Interface Science. 514, 2018, p. 648 - 655 [Silver/poly(vinyl alcohol) nanocomposite film; Microemulsion; Ag nanoparticles; Agar diffusion method; Antibacterial activity ].

  • Saika Ahmed, M. Yousuf A. Mollah, M. Muhibur Rahman and Md. Abu Bin Hasan Susan,: Mesoporous Silica: The Next Generation Material in "Innovations in Engineered Porous Materials for Energy Generation and Storage Applications",. In: in "Innovations in Engineered Porous Materials for Energy Generation and Storage Applications", pp 23. (Ed. Editors: Ranjusha Rajagopalan, Avinash Balakrishnan, Science Publishers ) Editors: Ranjusha Rajagopalan, Avinash Balakrishnan, Science Publishers (CRC Press/Taylor & Francis Group), 2018., 2018.

Said, Dr. Musa A.

Taibah University, Saudi Arabia
Field of research: Inorganic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Biprajit Sarkar Freie Universität Berlin
  • Musa A. Said David L. Hughes Mohammed Al-Mamary Nadia S. Al-Kaff Wael S. Al-Harbi: Different chemical behaviors and antioxidant activity of three novel schiff bases containing hydroxyl groups. X-ray structure of CH2{cycloeC6H10eNH] ]CH-(2-O-naphth)} 2.H2O*. In: Journal of Molecular Structure. 1165, 2018, p. 305 - 311 [UVevis Crystal structure Hydroxyl schiff bases Intramolecular H-bonding and tautomers Antioxidant activities DPPH ABTS and FTC methods].

  • Musa A. Said, David L. Hughes and Rayees Ahmad Shiekh: Synthesis and crystal structure of bis(furan-2- .2 ylmethanaminium)-catena-[bis( (µ2 -phthalato O:O')cobalt(II)], C26H24CoN2O10. In: Z. Kristallogr. NCS 2018; 233(4): 705–707. 233(4), 2018, p. 705 - 707.

  • Rayees Ahmad Shiekh, Musa A Said, Maqsood Ahmad Malik, Athar Adil Hashmi, : Antimicrobial and antioxidant studies of novel mixed-metal complexes of benzoyl-aminoethanoic acid-nicotinamide: Microwave-assisted green synthesis, spectroscopic characterization and molecular modeling. In: Tropical Journal of Pharmaceutical Research. 17(5), 2018, p. 865 - 874 [Antimicrobial agents, Antioxidant, Nicotinamide, Benzoylaminoethanoic acid, Mixed ligand complexes, Eco-friendly].

  • Musa A. Said, Mohamed R. Aouad, Saud M. Almutairi, David L. Hughes and Mouslim Messali: crystal structure; ionic liquids; pyri dinium salts; halide; hydrogen bonding; – interactions. In: Z. Kristallogr. NCS . 233(4), 2018, p. 739 - 741.

  • Ateyatallah Aljuhani, Musa A. Said, David L. Hughes and Andrew N. Cammidge: Synthesis and crystal structure of 1,3-bis[(3,4- dicyano)phenoxy]-4,6-dinitro-benzene, 2H8N6OC2HN66. In: Z. Kristallogr. NCS . 233(5), 2018, p. 853 - 855.

Sekutor, Dr. Marina

Rudjer Boskovic Institute, Croatia
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Peter R. Schreiner Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen
  • Daniel Ebeling, Marina Šekutor, Marvin Stiefermann, Jalmar Tschakert, Jeremy E. P. Dahl, Robert M. K. Carlson, André Schirmeisen, Peter R. Schreiner: Assigning the absolute configuration of single aliphatic molecules by visual inspection. In: Nature Communications. 9, 2018, p. 2420 [chirality, nanodiamonds, stereochemistry, surface science].

Sessa, Dr. Clarimma

Technische Universität München, Germany
Field of research: Analytical chemistry
Host: Dr. Heike Stege Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen
  • Clarimma Sessa, Ruben Weiss, Reinhard Niessner, Natalia P. Ivleva, Heike Stege : Towards a Surface Enhanced Raman Scattering (SERS) Spectra Database for Synthetic Organic Colorants in Cultural Heritage. The Effect of Using Different Metal Substrates on the Spectra. In: Microchemical Journal. 138, 2018, p. 209 - 225 [synthetic organic colorants; SERS; database; hydroxylamine-reduced silver nanoparticles; citrate-reduced silver nanoparticles; artworks].

  • Wibke Neugebauer (1) ClarimmaSessa (1) ChristophSteuer ThorstenAllscher HeikeStege (1) co-first authors: Naphthol Green – a forgotten artists’ pigment of the early 20th century. History, chemistry and analytical identification. In: Journal of Cultural Heritage. IN PRESS, 2018, [Acid Green 1 Pigment Green 12 Naphthol Green B Artists’ pigment Historical sources Analytical identification].

Shankar Pooppanal, Dr. Sreejith

National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science and Technology (NIIST), India
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Rainer Herges Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel
  • Sreejith Shankar, Morten Peters, Kim Steinborn, Bahne Krahwinkel, Frank D. Sönnichsen, Dirk Grote, Wolfram Sander, Thomas Lohmiller, Olaf Rüdiger & Rainer Herges : Light-controlled switching of the spin state of iron(III). In: Nature Communications . 9, 2018, p. 4750 [porphyrin, spin state switch, iron (III), light controlled].

Shen, Dr. Laifa

Max-Planck-Institut für Festkörperforschung, Germany
Field of research: Electrochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Yan Yu Max-Planck-Institut für Festkörperforschung
  • Chao Wu#, Laifa Shen#, S. Chen, Y. Jiang, P. Kopold, P. A. van Aken, J. Maier, Y. Yu (# These authors contributed equally to this work): Top-down synthesis of interconnected two-dimensional carbon/antimony hybrids as advanced anodes for sodium storage. In: Energy Storage Materials . 10, 2018, p. 122.

Shi, Dr. Yi-Ming

Chinese Academy of Sciences, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Natural products chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Helge Bode Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main
  • Yi-Ming Shi and Helge B. Bode: Chemical language and warfare of bacterial natural products in bacteria-nematode-insect interactions. In: Natural Product Reports. 35, 2018, p. 309 - 335.

  • Yi-Ming Shi, Christian Richter, Victoria L. Challinor, Peter Grün, Antonio Girela del Rio, Marcel Kaiser, Anja Schüffler, Meike Piepenbring, Harald Schwalbe, and Helge B. Bode: Georatusin, a Specific Antiparasitic Polyketide–Peptide Hybrid from the Fungus Geomyces auratus. In: Organic Letters. 20, 2018, p. 1563 - 1567.

  • Nicholas JayTobias, Yi-Ming Shi, and Helge B.Bode: Refining the Natural Product Repertoire in Entomopathogenic Bacteria. In: Trends in Microbiology. 26, 2018, p. 833 - 840.

Slanina, Prof. Dr. Zdenek

Institute for Molecular Science, Japan
Field of research: Theoretical chemistry
Host: Dr. Karl Heinzinger Max-Planck-Institut für Chemie (Otto-Hahn-Institut)
  • Zdeněk Slanina, Filip Uhlík, Shigeru Nagase, Takeshi Akasaka, Xing Lu, Ludwik Adamowicz : Cyclic water-trimer encapsulation into D2(22)-C84 fullerene. In: Chemical Physics Letters. 695, 2018, p. 245 - 248 [Water dimer, water trimer, (H2O)3@D2(22)-C84, fullerenes, endohedrals, encapsulations, nanoscience, nanotechnology, molecules in interstellar space].

Smith, Dr. Rodney D.L.

University of Waterloo, Canada
Field of research: Solid state chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Holger Dau Freie Universität Berlin
  • Rodney D. L. Smith, Chiara Pasquini, Stefan Loos, Petko Chernev, Katharina Klingan, Paul Kubella, Mohammad Reza Mohammadi, Diego Gonzalez-Flores, Holger Dau: Geometric distortions in nickel (oxy)hydroxide electrocatalysts by redox inactive iron ions. In: Energy & Environmental Science. 11, 2018, p. 2476 - 2485.

  • Diego González-Flores, Katharina Klingan, Petko Chernev, Stefan Loos, Mohammad Reza Mohammadi, Chiara Pasquini, Paul Kubella, Ivelina Zaharieva, Rodney D. L. Smith, Holger Dau: Nickel-iron catalysts for electrochemical water oxidation – redox synergism investigated by in situ X-ray spectroscopy with millisecond time resolution. In: Sustainable Energy & Fuels. 2, 2018, p. 1986 - 1994.

Souza, Dr. Bernardo de

Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina (UFSC), Brazil
Field of research: Inorganic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Frank Neese Max-Planck-Institut für Chemische Energiekonversion
  • Bernardo de Souza, Frank Neese, Robert Izsák: On the theoretical prediction of fluorescence rates from first principles using the path integral approach. In: Journal of Chemical Physics. 148, 2018, p. 034104 [Theoretical Chemistry, Photophysics, Photochemistry, DFT, Fluorescence].

  • A. Sen, B. de Souza, L. M. J. Huntington, M. Krupička, F. Neese, R. Izsák: An efficient pair natural orbital based configuration interaction scheme for the calculation of open-shell ionization potentials. In: Journal of Chemical Physics. 149, 2018, p. 114108-1 - 114108-17 [pair natural methods, ionization potential, excited state dynamics].

Sreejith, Dr. Sivaramapanicker

National University of Singapore, Singapore
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Oliver Seitz Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
  • Sreekanth KV, Sivaramapanicker Sreejith, Song Han, Amita Mishra, Xiaoxuan Chen, Handong Sun, Chwee Teck Lim, Ranjan Singh: Biosensing with the Singular Phase of an Ultrathin Metal Dielectric Nanophotonic Cavity. In: Nature Communications. 9, 2018, [Biosensors, nanophotonics, nanocavitives and plasmonics].

Stamatatos, Prof. Dr. Theocharis

University of Patras, Greece
Field of research: Molecular chemistry, complex chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Eva Rentschler Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz
  • Jasmin Krause, Dimitris I. Alexandropoulos, Luca M. Carrella, Eva Rentschler, Theocharis C. Stamatatos: Increasing the nuclearity and spin ground state in a new family of ferromagnetically-coupled {Ni10} disk-like complexes bearing exclusively end-on bridging azido ligands. In: Chemical Communications. 2018, [coordination chemistry, molecular magnetism, structures, magnetocaloric effect].

Su, Prof. Dr. Gui-Jin

, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Thomas Wandlowski Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH
  • Linyan Huang, Qianqian Li, Guijin Su∗, Minghui Zheng, Yalu Liu, Yangyang Gu, Lirong Gao, Guorui Liu, Wenbin Liu,: Sustainable superior function of the synthesized NixCo1-xFe2Oz nanosphere on the destruction of chlorinated biphenyls in the effluent. In: Journal of Hazardous Materials. 344, 2018, p. 64 - 72.

  • Qianqian Li, Xinchen Huang, Guijin Su, Minghui Zheng, Chunhua Huang, Mengjing Wang, Chunyan Ma, Da Wei: The regular/persistent free radicals and associated reaction mechanism for the degradation of 1,2,4-trichlorobenzene over different MnO2 polymorphs. In: Environmental Science & Technology . 52, 2018, p. 13351 - 13360.

Sutthivaiyakit, Prof. Dr.

Kasetsart University, Thailand
Field of research: Analytical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Antonius Kettrup Helmholtz Zentrum München, GmbH Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Gesundheit und Umwelt
  • Sumate Kunsa-Ngiem, Pakawadee Sutthivaiyakit, Pongsak Lowmunkhong, Mourad Harir, Philippe Schmitt- Kopplin & Somyote Sutthivaiyakit: Magnetic molecularly imprinted polymer prepared by microwave heating for confirmatory determination of chloramphenicol in chicken feed using high performance liquid chromatography- tandem mass spectrometry. In: Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part B. 53, 2018, p. 738 - 745 [Chicken feed, chloramphenicol, magnetic molecularly imprinted polymer, microwave heating].

Tchakoute, Dr. Herve

Universite de Yaounde I, Cameroon
Field of research: Solid state chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Claus H. Rüscher Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover
  • Sorelle J.K. Melele, Hervé K. Tchakouté, Charles Banenzoué, Elie Kamseu,Claus H. Rüscher, Fernanda Andreola, Cristina Leonelli: Investigation of the relationship between the condensed structure and the chemically bonded water content in the poly(sialate-siloxo) network. In: Applied Clay Science. 156, 2018, p. 77 - 86 [Metakaolin, Hardeners, Geopolymer cement, Compressive strength, Chemically bonded water, Condensed structure].

  • Hervé K. Tchakouté, Elie Kamseu, Charles Banenzoué, Claus H. Rüscher, Fernanda Andreola, Claudia C. L. Tchamo, Cristina Leonelli: Role of ɣ -Al 2 O 3 on the mechanical and microstructural properties of metakaolin-based geopolymer cements. In: Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology. 2018, [Kaolin, Gibbsite, Metakaolins, Hardener, Geopolymer cements, γ -Al 2 O 3].

Teponno, Prof. Dr. Remy Bertrand

Universite de Dschang, Cameroon
Field of research: Natural products chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Marc Stadler Helmholtz-Zentrum für Infektionsforschung GmbH
  • Abolfazl Narmani, Rémy Bertrand Teponno, Mahdi Arzanlou, Asadollah Babai-Ahari, Marc Stadler: New secondary metabolites produced by the phytopathogenic fungus Wilsonomyces carpophilus. In: Phytochemistry Letters. 26, 2018, p. 212 - 217 [Wilsonomyces carpophilus, Pseurotin derivatives].

  • Abolfazl Narmani, Rémy Bertrand Teponno, Mahdi Arzanlou, Asadollah Babai-Ahari, Marc Stadler: New secondary metabolites produced by the phytopathogenic fungus Wilsonomyces carpophilus. In: Phytochemistry Letters. 26, 2018, p. 212 - 217 [Wilsonomyces carpophilus, Pseurotin derivatives].

Tian, Prof. Dr. He

East China University of Science and Technology, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Klaus Müllen Max-Planck-Institut für Polymerforschung
  • S. Chen, Y. Wang, T. Nie, C. Bao, C. Wang, T. Xu, Q. Lin, D-H. Qu, X. Gong, Y. Yang, L. Y. Zhu, H. Tian,: An Artificial Molecular Shuttle Operates in Lipid Bilayers for Ion Transport. In: J. Am. Chem. Soc. . 140, 2018, p. 17992 - 17998.

  • Y. Fu, H-H. Han, J. J. Zhang, X-P. He, B. L. Feringa, H. Tian,: Photo- controlled Fluorescence “Double-Check” Bioimaging Enabled by a Glycoprobe- Protein Hybrid. In: J. Am. Chem. Soc.. 140, 2018, p. 8671 - 8674.

  • D. Li, F. Lu, J. Wang, W. Hu, X-M. Cao, X. Ma, H. Tian,: Amorphous Metal-Free Room-Temperature Phosphorescent Small Molecules with Multicolor Photoluminescence via a Host-Guest and Dual-Emission Strategy. In: J. Am. Chem. Soc.. 140, 2018, p. 1916 - 1923.

  • Z. Y. Zhang, C-L. Chen, Y-A. Chen, Y-C. Chen, J. Su, H. Tian, P-T. Chou,: Tuning the Conformation and Color of Conjugated Polyheterocyclic Skeletons by Installing ortho-Methyl Groups. In: Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. . 57, 2018, p. 9880 - 9884.

  • X. Ma, C. Xu, J. Wang, H. Tian,: Amorphous Pure Organic Polymers for Heavy-Atom-Free Efficient Room-Temperature Phosphorescence Emission. In: Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. . 57, 2018, p. 10854 - 10858.

Uma, Dr. Thanganathan

, India
Field of research: Physical chemistry
Host: Dr. Carsten Korte Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH
  • Uma Thanganathan*: Single Cell Performances Based Glass Composite Membrane for Low Temperature H2/O2 Fuel Cells . In: International Journal of Membrane Science and Technology, . 5, 2018, p. 16 - 23 [low temperature fuel cells, Membrane].

Vadivel, Dr. Vellingiri

Sastra University, India
Field of research: Natural products chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans Konrad Biesalski Universität Hohenheim
  • Farisha Banu S, Rubini D, Murugan R, Vadivel V, Gowrishankar S, Karuthapandian S, Nithyanand P: Exploring the antivirulent and sea food preservation efficacy of Essential oil combined with DNase on Vibrio parahaemolyticus. In: LWT - Food Science and Technology. 95, 2018, p. 107 - 115 [Food-borne pathogen].

  • Anand P, Revathy B, Nithyanand P and Vadivel V.: Essential oil based nanoemulsions to improve the microbial quality of minimally processed fruits and vegetables: A review. In: Food Research International. 111, 2018, p. 509 - 523 [Food-borne infection].

  • Vadivel, V., Ravichandran, N., Rajalakshmi, P., Brindha, P., Gopal, A., and Kumaravelu, C.: Microscopic, phytochemical, HPTLC, GC-MS and NIRS methods to differentiate herbal adulterants: Pepper and papaya seeds. In: Journal of Herbal Medicine. 11, 2018, p. 36 - 45 [Herbal medicine].

  • Sunil Gowda, S.N. Rajasowmiya, S., Vadivel V., Banu Devi, S., Celestin Jerald, A., Marimuthu, S. and Devipriya, N. : Gallic acid-coated sliver nanoparticle alters the expression of radiation-induced epithelial-mesenchymal transition in non-small lung cancer cells. In: Toxicology in vitro. 52, 2018, p. 170 - 177 [Radioprotective activity].

  • Monaj kumar, S., Vadivel, V., Charan Raja, M.R. Mahapatra, S.K.: Potential anti-proliferative activity of AgNPs synthesized using M. longifolia in 4T1 cell line through ROS generation and cell membrane damage. In: Journal of Photobiology and Photochemistry, B: Biology. 186, 2018, p. 160 - 168 [Anticancer plant].

  • P. Anand, P. Nithyanand and V. Vadivel: Anti-microbial effect of phenolic extract of nut by-products against food-borne pathogens in artificially inoculated fresh-cut fruit model. In: Journal of Food Science and Technology. 55, 2018, p. 4304 - 4310 [Food-borne pathogen].

  • Simran S, Monajkumar S, Rohit Surya, K, Nithyanand P, Vadivel V: Use of agricultural waste (coconut shell) for the synthesis of silver nanoparticles and evaluation of their antibacterial activity against selected human pathogens. In: Microbial Pathogenesis. 124, 2018, p. 30 - 37 [Antibacterial activity].

Valdomir Esteves, Dr. Guillermo

Universidad de la Republica, Uruguay
Field of research: Natural products chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Lutz-F. Tietze Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Guillermo Valdomir, María de los Ángeles Fernández, Irene Lagunes, Juan I. Padrón, Víctor S. Martín, José M. Padrón, Danilo Davyt: Oxa/thiazole-tetrahydropyran triazole-linked hybrids with selective antiproliferative activity against human tumour cells. In: New Journal of Chemistry. 42, 2018, p. 13784 - 13789 [Click chemistry, Antiproliferative activity, Triazole, Oxazole, Tetrahydropyran].

  • Guillermo Valdomir, Soundararasu Senthilkumar, Dhandapany Ganapathy, Yun Zhang, Lutz F. Tietze: Enantioselective Total Synthesis of Chromanone Lactone Homo- and Heterodimers. In: Chemistry - An Asian Journal. 13, 2018, p. 1888 - 1891 [Chromanones, Enantioselective reactions, Natural products, Suzuki-Miyaura reaction, Wacker oxidation].

  • Guillermo Valdomir, Soundararasu Senthilkumar, Dhandapany Ganapathy, Yun Zhang, Lutz F. Tietze: Enantioselective Total Synthesis of Blennolide H and Phomopsis-H76 A and Determination of Their Structure. In: Chemistry - A European Journal. 24, 2018, p. 8760 - 8763 [Wacker ciclization, Palladium catalysis, Enantioselective synthesis, Natural products].

  • Soundararasu Senthilkumar, Guillermo Valdomir, Dhandapani Ganapathy, Yun Zhang, Lutz F. Tietze: Enantioselective Total Synthesis of the Fungal Metabolite Blennolide D and the Enantiomers of Blennolide E and F. In: Organic Letters. 20, 2018, p. 2186 - 2189 [Chromanones, Natural products, Total synthesis, Wacker reaction, Blennolides].

  • Stephen D. Meriney, Tyler B. Tarr, Kristine S. Ojala, Man Wu, Yizhi Li, David Lacomis, Adolfo Garcia-Ocaña, Mary Liang, Guillermo Valdomir, Peter Wipf: Lambert–Eaton myasthenic syndrome: mouse passive-transfer model illuminates disease pathology and facilitates testing therapeutic leads. In: Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1412, 2018, p. 73 - 81 [Lambert–Eaton myasthenic syndrome, active zone, voltage-gated calcium channels, GV-58].

Valiullin, Priv. Doz. Dr. Rustem

Universität Leipzig, Germany
Field of research: Physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Jörg Kärger Universität Leipzig
  • Rustem Valiullin, Christian Chmelik, Jürgen Caro, Dieter Freude, Jürgen Haase, Jörg Kärger: Diffusive Spreading of Molecules in Nanoporous Materials. In: Diffusive Spreading in Nature, Technology and Society. (Ed. Armin Bunde, Jürgen Caro, Jörg Kärger, Gero Vogl) Cham, Switzerland: Springer International Publishing, 2018, p. 171 - 202.

Voua Otomo, Dr. Patricks

University of the Free State, Germany
Field of research: Environmental chemistry, environmental toxicology
Host: Prof. Dr. Juliane Filser Universität Bremen
  • Pascaline Diale Dioh Lobe, Juliane Filser, Patricks Voua Otomo: Avoidance behaviour of Enchytraeus albidus (Oligochaeta) after exposure to AgNPs and AgNO3 at constant and fluctuating temperature. In: European Journal of Soil Biology. 87, 2018, p. 40 - 45 [Enchytraeids; Avoidance response; Accumulation; Temperature effect; Silver nanoparticles].

Vrekoussis (Vrekousis), Prof. Dr. Mihalis (Michail)

Universität Bremen, Germany
Field of research: Air chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. John P. Burrows Universität Bremen
  • Li, J., Zhang, M., Tang, G., Wu, F., Alvarado, L., Vrekoussis, M., Richter, A., and Burrows, J.: Investigating missing sources of glyoxal over China using a regional air quality model (RAMS-CMAQ). In: Journal of Environmental Sciences. 71, 2018, p. 108 - 118.

  • Wang, Y., Puķīte, J., Wagner, T., Donner, S., Beirle, S., Hilboll, A., Vrekoussis, M., Richter, A., Apituley, A., Piters, A., Allaart, M., Eskes, H., Frumau, A., Van Roozendael, M., Lampel, J., Platt, U., Schmitt, S., Swart, D., Vonk, J : Vertical profiles of tropospheric ozone from MAX-DOAS measurements during the CINDI-2 campaign - Part 1 development of a new retrieval algorithm. In: Journal of Geophysical Research. 123, 2018, p. 10,637 - 10670.

  • Debevec, C., Sauvage, S., Gros, V., Sellegri, K., Sciare, J., Pikridas, M., Stavroulas, I., Leonardis, T., Gaudion, V., Depelchin, L, Fronval, I., Sarda-Esteve, R., Baisnée, D., Bonsang, B., Savvides, C., Vrekoussis, M., Locoge, N : Driving parameters of biogenic volatile organic compounds and consequences on new particle formation observed at an Eastern Mediterranean background site. In: Atmos. Chem. Phys. 18, 2018, p. 14297 - 14325.

  • Pikridas, M., Vrekoussis, M., Sciare, J., Mihalopoulos, N, Kleanthous, S., and Savvidis, C: Spatial and temporal (short and long-term) variability of submicron, fine and sub-10 μm particulate matter (PM1, PM2.5, PM10) in Cyprus. In: Atmos. Environ. 191, 2018, p. 79 - 93.

Wang, Dr. Rixin

University of California, San Diego, United States of America
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Holger Braunschweig Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg
  • Sunewang R. Wang, Dominic Prieschl, James D. Mattock, Merle Arrowsmith, Conor Pranckevicius, Tom E. Stennett, Rian D. Dewhurst, Alfredo Vargas, and Holger Braunschweig: Bottleable Neutral Analogues of [B2H5]- as Versatile and Strongly Binding eta2 Donor Ligands. In: Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.. 57, 2018, p. 6347 - 6351 [boron · copper · density functional theory · diboranes · sigma-complexes].

Zaheer, Prof. Dr. Ul-haq

University of Karachi, Pakistan
Field of research: Pharmaceutical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Rebecca Wade Heidelberger Institut für Theoretische Studien (HITS)
  • Zaheer Ul-Haq, Angela K Wilson: Frontiers in Computational Chemistry, Vol-4, . ISBN: 978-1-68108-442-8. Amsterdam: Bentham Science Publishers, 2018, 280 pp.

Zhang, Dr. Guigang

Fuzhou University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Markus Antonietti Max-Planck-Institut für Kolloid- und Grenzflächenforschung
  • Guigang Zhang*, Lihua Lin, Guosheng Li, Yongfan Zhang, Aleksandr Savateev, Spiros Zafeiratos, Xinchen Wang*, Markus Antonietti: Ionothermal Synthesis of Triazine–Heptazine‐Based Copolymers with Apparent Quantum Yields of 60 % at 420 nm for Solar Hydrogen Production from “Sea Water”. In: Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. . 57, 2018, p. 9372 - 9376.

Zhu, Prof. Dr. Yufang

University of Shanghai for Science and Technology, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Inorgano-chemical technology
Host: Prof. Dr. Stefan Kaskel Technische Universität Dresden
  • Sancan Han, Xiaoyi Hu, Jiacheng Wang, Xiaosheng Fang,* Yufang Zhu*: Novel Route to Fe-Based Cathode as an Efficient Bifunctional Catalysts for Rechargeable Zn–Air Battery. In: Adv. Energy Mater.. 2018, p. 1800955.

  • Peng Pei, Fan Yang, Jiaxing Liu, Haoran Hu, Xiaoyu Du, Nobutaka Hanagata, Shichang Zhao*, Yufang Zhu*: Composite-dissolving microneedle patches for chemotherapy and photothermal therapy in superficial tumor treatment. In: Biomater. Sci.. 6, 2018, p. 1414 - 1423.

  • Zhengfang Tian, Xia Yu, Zhijun Ruan, Min Zhu, Yufang Zhu*: Magnetic mesoporous silica nanoparticles coated with thermo-responsive copolymer for potential chemo- and magnetic hyperthermia therapy. In: Micropor. Mesopor. Mater.. 256, 2018, p. 1 - 9.

  • Xiaoyu Du, Shengyang Fu, Yufang Zhu*: 3D printing of ceramic-based scaffolds for bone tissue engineering: an overview. In: J. Mater. Chem. B. 6, 2018, p. 4397 - 4412.

  • Peng Pei, Zhengfang Tian, Yufang Zhu*: 3D printed mesoporous bioactive glass/metal-organic framework scaffolds with antitubercular drug delivery. In: Micropor. Mesopor. Mater.. 272, 2018, p. 24 - 30.

Zou, Dr. You-Quan

Central China Normal University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Thorsten Bach Technische Universität München
  • You-Quan Zou, Fabian M. Hörmann and Thorsten Bach: Iminium and enamine catalysis in enantioselective photochemical reactions. In: Chem. Soc. Rev.. 47, 2018, p. 278 - 290 [photochemistry asymmetric catalysis].

Zuin, Prof. Dr. Dr. Vania Gomes

Universidade Federal de Sao Carlos (UFSCAR), Brazil
Field of research: Chemistry
Host: Dr. Peter Popp Helmholtz-Zentrum für Umweltforschung - UFZ
  • Vania Gomes Zuin, Ingo Eilks, Jesper Sjöström: Reflecting on models for science education for sustainable development basded on different interpretations of scientific literacy and with reference to Bildung. In: Environments - technoscience and its relation to sustainability, ethics, aesthetics, health and the human future. (Ed. Vania Gomes Zuin) Sao Carlos, Brasil: EdUFSCar, Sao Carlos Federal University Press, 2018, p. 25 - 43.