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Bibliographia Humboldtiana

I. Publications by Humboldt Research Fellows from abroad in 2008

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
  • M. F. R. Fouda, M. M. Abd-Elzaher, M. M. E. Shakdofa, F. A. El Saied, M. I. Ayad, A. S. El Tabl: Synthesis and characterization of transition metal complexes of N'-[(1,5-dimethyl-3-oxo-2-phenyl-2,3-dihydro-1H-pyrazol-4-yl)methylene]thiophene-2-carbohydrazide. In: Transition Met. Chem. . 33, 2008, p. 219 - 228 [transition metal, complexes, hydrazone].

  • M. F. R. Fouda, Mokhles M. Abd-Elzaher, M. M. E. Shakdofa, F. A. El-Saied, M. I. Ayad and A. S. El Tabl: Synthesis and characterization of hydrazone ligand containing antipyrine moiety and its transition metal complexes. In: J. Coord. Chem.. 61, 2008, p. 1983 - 1996 [Synthesis, hydrazone ligand containing antipyrine, transition metal complexes].

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, Ashraf M. Mohamed, Akram N. El Sayed: Synthesis of some new thieno[2,3-d]pyrimidine derivatives. In: Afinidad. 65(536), 2008, p. 322 - 326 [Thiophene, Thieno[2,3-d]pyrimidine, Thieno[2,3-b]pyridine ].

  • Tayseer A. Abdallah, Nadia H. Metwally, Fathy M. Abdelrazek: Heterocyclic Synthesis with ώ-bromoacetoplenone: Synthesis of Some New Pyrazole, Pyridazine and Furan derivatives. . In: Afinidad. 65(537), 2008, p. 393 - 398 [p-Bromophenacylnitriles, Pyridazineimines, Pyridazinone, 3,5-Diaminopyrazoles, Furans. ].

  • Fathy M. Abdelrazek, Nadia H. Metwally, Nehal A. Sobhy: Synthesis and Molluscicidal Activity of Some Newly Substituted Chromene and Pyrano[2,3-c]pyrazole Derivatives. In: Afinidad. 65(538), 2008, p. 482 - 487 [4-Pyridyl-chromenes / 4-Pyridyl-pyrano[2,3-c]pyrazoles / 4-Pipronyl-chromenes / 4-Pipronyl-pyrano[2,3-c]pyrazoles / Molluscicidal activity ].

Ahmed, Prof. Dr. Muniruddin

University of Dhaka, Bangladesh
Field of research: Pharmacy
Host: Prof. Dr. Monika Schäfer-Korting Freie Universität Berlin
  • Dr.Muniruddin Ahmed: 'Beware of Medicines' (Beng. Name-Oshud Somporke Sacheton Houn). Dhaka: Gonoprakashani, Savar. Dhaka, 2008, 122 pp. [Drug Policy Rational Use of Drugs Malpractices of Physicians Spurious and Counterfeit Drug].

Ahmed, Prof. Dr. Saleh A.

Assiut University, Egypt
Field of research: Spectroscopy
Host: Prof. Dr. Jochen Mattay Universität Bielefeld
  • Saleh A. Ahmed, Sedique M. Ahmed: Spectral studies of highly optically transparent polyblends of poly (o-tuluidine) doped with salicylidene-o-aminophenol. In: Scientific Research and Essay. 3, 2008, p. 229 - 307.

Ahn, Prof. Dr. Taek

KyungSung University, Republic of Korea
Field of research: Macromolecular chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Christoph Bubeck Max-Planck-Institut für Polymerforschung
  • Ayi Bahtiar, Kaloian Koynov, Taek Ahn, and Christoph Bubeck: Molecular Weight Effects in the Third-Harmonic Generation Spectroscopy of Thin Films of the Conjugated Polymer MEH-PPV. In: Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 112, 2008, p. 3605 - 3620 [Conjugated polymer, thin film, third-harmonic generation].

Akintayo, Prof. Dr. Emmanuel Temitope

University of Ado-Ekiti, Nigeria
Field of research: Organo-chemical technology
Host: Prof. Dr. Sabine Beuermann Technische Universität Clausthal
  • Aremu M.O.,Olaofe O., Emmanuel Temitope Akintayo, Adeyeye E.I: Foaming, water absorption properties of Kerstingiella geocarpa and Bambara groundnut as influenced by neutral salt . In: Pak. J. Nutr. 7(1), 2008, p. 194 - 201 [Food Chemistry].

Al-Soud, Prof. Dr. Yaseen

Al Al-Bayt University, Jordan
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Rolf W. Hartmann Universität des Saarlandes
  • Emmanuel Bey, Sandrine Marchais-Oberwinkler, Ruth Werth, Matthias Negri, Yaseen A. Al-Soud, Patricia Kruchten, Alexander Oster, Martin Frotscher, Barbara Birk, and Rolf W. Hartmann: Design, Synthesis, Biological Evaluation and Pharmacokinetics of Bis(hydroxyphenyl) substituted Azoles, Thiophenes, Benzenes, and Aza-Benzenes as Potent and Selective Nonsteroidal Inhibitors of17[beta]-Hydroxysteroid Dehydrogenase Type 1 (17[beta]-HSD1). In: Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. 51, 2008, p. 6725 - 6739 [Medicinal Chemistry].

Albores, Dr. Pablo

Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina
Field of research: Molecular chemistry, complex chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Eva Rentschler Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz
  • Pablo Albores, Eva Rentschler: A T-shaped mu(3)-oxido trinuclear iron cluster with high easy-plane anisotropy: Structural and magnetic characterization. In: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF INORGANIC CHEMISTRY. 25, 2008, p. 4004 - 4011 [iron clusters, anisotropy, X-ray, magnetism].

  • Pablo Albores, Eva Rentschler: Structural and magnetic characterization of a mu-1,5-dicyanamide-bridged iron basic carboxylate [Fe3O(O2C(CH3)(3))(6)] 1D chain. In: INORGANIC CHEMISTRY. 47, 2008, p. 7960 - 7962 [cluster, bridged, basic carboxyalte, magnetism, X-ray].

Albuquerque, Prof. Dr. Rodrigo

Liverpool John Moores University, United Kingdom
Field of research: Theoretical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Luisa De Cola Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
  • Enrico Orselli, Rodrigo Q. Albuquerque, P. Michel Fransen, Roland Fröhlich, Henk M. Janssen, Luisa De Cola.: 1,2,3-Triazolyl-pyridine derivatives as chelating ligands for blue iridium(III) complexes. Photophysics and electroluminescent devices. In: Journal of Materials Chemistry. 18, 2008, p. 4579 - 4590 [Luminescence, Iridium Complexes, DFT calculations, electroluminescence].

  • Stefano Stagni, Silvia Colella, Antonio Palazzi, Giovanni Valenti, Stefano Zacchini, Francesco Paolucci, Massimo Marcaccio, Rodrigo Q. Albuquerque, Luisa De Cola: Essential Role of the Ancillary Ligand in the Color Tuning of Iridium Tetrazolate Complexes. In: Inorganic Chemistry. 47, 2008, p. 10509 - 10521 [Iridium Complexes, photophysics, color tuning, DFT calculations].

  • Andres Guerrero-Martınez, Yolanda Vida, David Domınguez-Gutierrez, Rodrigo Q. Albuquerque, Luisa De Cola: Tuning Emission Properties of Iridium and Ruthenium Metallosurfactants in Micellar Systems. In: Inorganic Chemistry. 47, 2008, p. 9131 - 9133 [Luminescence, Iridium Complexes, Ruthenium complexes, Micelles, Energy Transfer].

Asghari, Dr. Jila

Golestan University, Iran
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Ulrich Sigmar Schubert Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
  • Zhilin Wu, Bernd Ondruschka, Giancarlo Cravotto, Davide Garella and Jila Asghari: Oxidation of Primary Aromatic Amines under Irradiation with Ultrasound and/ or Microwaves. In: Synthetic Communication. 38, 2008, p. 2619 - 2624 [-].

Attama, Prof. Dr. Anthony Amaechi

University of Nigeria, Nigeria
Field of research: Pharmaceutical technology, galenics
Host: Prof. Dr. Christel Müller-Goymann Technische Universität Carolo-Wilhelmina zu Braunschweig
  • Anthony Amaechi Attama, Christel Charlotte Müller-Goymann: Effect of beeswax modification on the lipid matrix and solid lipid nanoparticle crystallinity. In: Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects. 315, 2008, p. 189 - 195 [Beeswax; Goat fat; Mixed lipid; Phospholipon 90G®; Modification; Solid lipid nanoparticles; Crystallinity; Drug delivery].

Balamurugan, Dr. Sarkarainadar

National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS), Japan
Field of research: Solid state chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Rainer Pöttgen Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
  • S. Balamurugan, K. Yamaura, A. Asthana, A. Ubaldini, Y. Matsui, and E. Takayama-Muromachi: Magnetic and transport and structure properties of the room temperature ferromagneto Sr1-xHoxCoO3-d. In: J. Appl. Phys.. 103, 2008, p. 07B903 - (1-3).

  • Rahul Tripathi, V.P.S. Awana, H. Kishan, S. Balamurugan, and G.L.Bhalla: Impact of silver addition on room temperature magneto-resistance in La0.7Ba0.3MnO3 (LBMO): Agx (x = 0.0, 0.1, 0.2, 0.3, 0.4). In: J. Supercond. Nov. Magn.,. 21, 2008, p. 151 - 159.

  • K.P. Singh, V.P.S. Awana, S. Balamurugan, Md. Shahabuddin, H.K. Singh, M. Husain, H. Kishan, E. R. Bauminger, and I. Felner: Nano Fe3O4 induced fluxoid jumps and low field enhanced critical current density in MgB2 superconductor. In: J. Supercond. Nov. Magn.,. 21, 2008, p. 39 - 44.

  • Sarkarainadar Balamurugan, Thomas Harmening, Hellmut Eckert, Rainer Pottgen: 45Sc solid state NMR spectroscopic investigation of Sc2TiO5. In: Z. Anorg. Allg. Chemie.. 634, 2008, p. 2027.

  • I. Felner, I. Nowik, S. Balamurugan, E. Takayama-Muromachi: Magnetization and Mossbauer studies of 57Fe doped SrCoO3. In: Hyperfine Interactions. 184, 2008, p. 111 - 115.

  • S. Balamurugan, K. Yamaura, E. Takayama-Muromachi: High-pressure synthesis and magnetic properties of the niobio-cuprate Nb0.9Sr2HoCu2.1O7.9. In: Physica C. 468, 2008, p. 1206 - 1209.

  • S. Balamurugan, A. Ubaldini, E. Takayama-Muromachi, V.P.S. Awana: High-pressure synthesis and physical characterization of Y-based 1222-type niobio cuprate NbSr2(Y1.5Ce0.5)Cu2O10. In: J. Supercond. Nov. Magn.. 21, 2008, p. 193 - 197.

Basak, Dr. Sankar

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur, India
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Uli Kazmaier Universität des Saarlandes
  • Sankar Basak, Uli Kazmaier: Allylations of Chelated Enolates Using Dienyl Substrates. In: Organic Letters. 10, 2008, p. 501 - 504.

Biesheuvel, Dr. Pieter Maarten

NXP Semiconductors, Netherlands
Field of research: Physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Helmuth Möhwald Max-Planck-Institut für Kolloid- und Grenzflächenforschung
  • W.M. de Vos, P.M. Biesheuvel, A. de Keizer, J.M. Kleijn and M.A. Cohen Stuart: Adsorption of the protein Bovine Serum Albumin in a planar poly(acrylic acid) brush layer as measured by optical reflectometry. In: Langmuir. 24, 2008, p. 6575 - 6584 [polyelectrolytes brushes protein electrostatics thermodynamics].

Bini, Dr. Laura

Eindhoven University of Technology, Netherlands
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Jun Okuda Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen
  • Johannes W. de Boer, Wesley R. Browne, Syuzanna R. Harutyunyan, Laura Bini, Theodora D. Tiemersma-Wegman, Paul L. Alsters, Ronald Hage, Ben L. Feringa: Manganese catalysed asymmetric cis-dihydroxylation with H2O2. In: Chem. Comm.. 2008, p. 3743 - 3749.

Biron, Dr. Eric

Université Laval, Canada
Field of research: Pharmaceutical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Horst Kessler Technische Universität München
  • Eric Biron, Jaynata Chatterjee, Oded Ovadia, Daniel Langenegger, Joseph Brueggen, Daniel Hoyer, Herbert A. Schmid, Raz Jelinek, Chaim Gilon, Ammon Hoffman, Horst Kessler: Improving Oral Bioavailability of Peptides by Multiple N-Methylation: Somatostatin Analogs. In: Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 47, 2008, p. 2595 - 2599 [Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Peptide Science].

Birsa, Prof. Dr. Mihail Lucian

Alexandru Ioan Cuza University, Romania
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Henning Hopf Technische Universität Carolo-Wilhelmina zu Braunschweig
  • Prof. Dr. Mihail Lucian Birsa: Elimination Reactions. In: Organic Reaction Mechanisms 2004. (Ed. A. C. Knipe) Chichester: John Wiley & Sons, 2008, p. 331 - 342 [Elimination Reactions].

  • Prof. Dr. Mihail Lucian Birsa: Carbanions and Electrophilic Aliphatic Substitution. In: Organic Reaction Mechanisms 2005. (Ed. A. C. Knipe) Chichester: John Wiley & Sons, 2008, p. 249 - 276 [Carbanions; Electrophilic Aliphatic Substitution].

  • Prof. Dr. Mihail Lucian Birsa: Elimination Reactions. In: Organic Reaction Mechanisms 2005. (Ed. Knipe, A. C.) Chichester: John Wiley & Sons, 2008, p. 277 - 285 [Elimination Reactions].

  • Birsa, M. L., Asaftei, I. V.: Solvatochromism of mesoionic iodo(1,3-dithiol-2-ylium-4-yl)phenolates. In: Monat. Chem.. 139, 2008, p. 1433 - 1438.

Bobrovsky, Dr. Alexey

Moscow M.V. Lomonosov State University, Russian Federation
Field of research: Macromolecular chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Joachim H. Wendorff Philipps-Universität Marburg
  • Alexey Bobrovsky, Valery Shibaev, Galina Elyashevitch, Elena Rosova, Alexey Shimkin, Valery Shirinyan, Alexej Bubnov; Miroslav Kaspar; Vera Hamplova; Milada Glogarova,: New photosensitive polymer composites based on oriented porous polyethylene filled with azobenzene-containing LC mixture: reversible photomodulation of dichroism and birefringence. In: Liquid Crystals. 35, 2008, p. 533 - 539.

  • Alexey Bobrovsky, Valery Shibaev, Galina Elyashevitch, : Photopatternable fluorescent polymer composites based on stretched porous polyethylene and photopolymerizable liquid crystal mixture. In: Journal of materials chemistry. 18, 2008, p. 691 - 695.

Borchert, Dr. Yulia Vladimirovna

, Germany
Field of research: Molecular chemistry, complex chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Marcus Bäumer Universität Bremen
  • Yulia Borchert, Patrick Sonstro1m, Michaela Wilhelm, Holger Borchert, Marcus Ba1umer: Nanostructured Praseodymium Oxide: Preparation, Structure, and Catalytic Properties. In: Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 112, 2008, p. 3054 - 3063 [Praseodymium oxide, synthesis, XRD, FTIRS, CO adsorption, CO oxidation].

Burley, Dr. Glenn Ashley

University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Thomas Carell Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • Lorenzo Berti; Glenn Ashley Burley: Nucleic acid and nucleotide-mediated synthesis of inorganic nanoparticles. In: Nature Nanotechnology. 3, 2008, p. 81 - 87.

Cameron, Dr. Petra Jane

University of Bath, United Kingdom
Field of research: Electrochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Knoll Max-Planck-Institut für Polymerforschung
  • Stefanie Ahl, Petra J. Cameron, Jing Liu, Wolfgang Knoll, Jonah Erlebacher, Fang Yu: A Comparative Plasmonic Study of Nanoporous and Evaporated Gold Films. In: Plasmonics . 3, 2008, p. 13 - 20 [Surface plasmon resonance, Alloys, Layer deposition, Spectroscopy, Nanoporous gold, Gold films, Electrochemistry].

Carbone, Dr. Paola

University of Manchester, United Kingdom
Field of research: Macromolecular chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Florian Müller-Plathe Technische Universität Darmstadt
  • Paola Carbone; Hossein A. Karimi Verzaneh; Xiaoyu Chen; Florian Müller-Plathe: Transferability of Coarse-grained force field: the polymer case. In: The Journal of Chemical Physics. 128, 2008, p. 064904.

Cesar, Dr. Vincent

CNRS Laboratoire de Chimie de Coordination, France
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Alois Fürstner Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung
  • Alois Fürstner, Manuel Alcarazo, Vincent Cesar, Helga Krause: Preparation of a non-symmetrical imidazolium salt: 1-adamantyl-3-mesityl-4,5-dimethylimidazolium tetrafluoroborate . In: Org. Synth.. 85, 2008, p. 34 - 44 [N-heterocylic Carbene, heterocyclic chemistry, imidazolium].

Chassaigne, Dr. Hubert

European Commission, Italy
Field of research: Analytical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Meinhart H. Zenk Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg
  • Roberto Lo Scalzo, Angela Genna, Ferdinando Branca, Mostafa Chedin, Hubert Chassaigne: Anthocyanin composition of cauliflower (Brassica oleracea L. var. botrytis) and cabbage (Brassica oleracea L. var. capitata) and its stability in relation to thermal treatments. In: Food Chemistry. 107(1), 2008, p. 136 - 144 [Violet pigment; Cyanidin glucosides; Brassicaceae; Cauliflower; HPLC-MS/MS].

Chatti, Prof. Dr. Saber

Institut de Recherche et Analyses Physico-Chimiques (INRAP), Tunisia
Field of research: Macromolecular chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans-Rutger Kricheldorf Universität Hamburg
  • R. Medimagh; S. Marque; D. Prim; S. Chatti; H. Zarrouk: From Furans to Anilines : Towards One-Pot Two-Step Amination/Diels-Alder Sequences. In: J. of Org. Chem. 73, 2008, p. 2191 - 2197.

Chen, Dr. Tao

Duke University, United States of America
Field of research: Macromolecular chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Rainer Jordan Technische Universität Dresden
  • Robert Ducker, Andres Garcia, Jianming Zhang, Tao Chen and Stefan Zauscher: Polymeric and Biomacromolecular Brush Nanostructures: Progress in Synthesis, Patterning and Characterization. In: Soft Matter. 4, 2008, p. 1774 - 1786 [Patterning, Polymer Brush, ].

Chen, Dr. Yi-Hung

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU), Germany
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Paul Knochel Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • Yi-Hung Chen, Paul Knochel: Preparation of Aryl and Heteroaryl Indium(III) Reagents by the Direct Insertion of Indium in the Presence of LiCl. In: Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 47, 2008, p. 7648 - 7651 [biaryls, cross-coupling, homogeneous catalysis, indium, palladium].

Chen, Prof. Dr. Yu

East China University of Science and Technology, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Michael Hanack Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen
  • Yu Chen*, M. E. EI-Khouly, J. J. Doyle, Y. Lin, Y. Liu, E. Notaras, W. J. Blau, S. M. O¿Flaherty: Handbook of Organic Electronics and Photonics. Stevenson Ranch, California, USA: American Scientific Publishers, 2008, Volume 2: 151-181 pp. [nonlinear optical response; photoinduced electron transfer process].

  • N. He, Yu Chen*, J. Doyle, Y. Liu, W. J. Blau: Optical and nonlinear optical properties of an octasubstituted liquid crystalline copper phthalocyanine. In: Dyes and Pigments . 76, 2008, p. 569 - 573 [Phthalocyanine; NLO].

  • Y. Liu, Yu Chen*, L. Cai, J. Wang, Y. Lin, J.J.Doyle, W.J. Blau: Optical limiting properties of axially substituted indium phthalocyanines in the solid PMMA composite films. In: Mater. Chem. Phys. . 107, 2008, p. 189 - 192 [Optical properties; Phthalocyanine].

Chou, Dr. Chih-Ming

National Taiwan University, Republic of China (Taiwan)
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Armido Studer Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
  • Noguchi, H.; Shioda, T.; Chou, C.-M.; Suginome, M.: Differentially Protected Benzenediboronic Acids: Divalent Cross-Coupling Modules for the Efficient Synthesis of Boron-Substituted Oligoarenes. In: Organic Letter. 10, 2008, p. 377 - 380 [Divalent Cross-Coupling].

  • Lin, H.-C.; Chou, C.-M.; Luh, T.-Y.: Heterophenes revisited. In: Pure Appl. Chem.. 80, 2008, p. 475 - 484 [Heterophenes].

Corral Perez, Dr. Ines

Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain
Field of research: Theoretical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Leticia Gonzalez Freie Universität Berlin
  • Inés Corral, Leticia González, Alexandra Lauer, Wolfgang Freyer, Henk Fidder and Karsten Heyne: Identifying the low-lying electronic states of anthracene-9,10-endoperoxide. In: Chemical Physics Letters. 452, 2008, p. 67 - 71.

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
  • María E. Tucceri, María P. Badenes, Adela E. Croce, Carlos J. Cobos: Experimental and theoretical study of the recombination reaction FSO2+O2→FS(O2)OO . In: Chemical Physics Letters. 465, 2008, p. 15 - 19 [Chemical Kinetics, fluoroxysulfurated radicals, recombination radicals].

  • Adela E. Croce: First order paralell and consecutive reaction mechanisms: isosbestic points Criterium . In: Canadian Journal of Chemistry. 86, 2008, p. 918 - 924 [Formal Kinetics, absorption spectra, isosbestic points].

  • Adela E. Croce, María I. López, Juan E. Sicre: The photochemical decomposition of gaseous OClO at 436 nm: dependence of products distribution on total pressure . In: Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry. 196, 2008, p. 67 - 76 [Photochemistry, chlorine oxides].

Da Costa, Prof. Dr. Fernando B.

Universidade de Sao Paulo (USP), Brazil
Field of research: Pharmaceutical biology, pharmacognosy
Host: Prof. Dr. Johann Gasteiger Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • Fernando B. Da Costa, Dimitar Hristozov, Johann Gasteiger : Multilabeled classification approach to find a plant source for terpenoids. In: Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling . 48, 2008, p. 56 - 67 [Asteraceae; terpenoids; multilabeled classification; k-nearest neighbors; support vector machines].

Das, Dr. Debapratim

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Guwahati, India
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Werner Nau Jacobs University Bremen gGmbH
  • Zhong Guo, Yao-Wen Wu, Debapratim Das, Christine Delon, Janinna Cramer, Shen Yu, Sandra Thuns1, Nataliya Lupilova, Herbert Waldmann2, Luc Brunsveld, Roger S Goody, Kirill Alexandrov,* and Wulf Blankenfeldt: Structures of RabGGTase–substrate/product complexes provide insights into the evolution of protein prenylation. In: EMBO Journal. 27, 2008, p. 2444 - 2456.

  • Dibyendu Das, Debapratim Das, Prasanta Kumar Das: Improved activity of enzymes in mixed cationic reverse micelles with imidazolium-based surfactants. In: Biochimie. 90, 2008, p. 820 - 829.

Del Amo, Dr. Vicente

Universidad de Oviedo, Spain
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Paul Knochel Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • Bassam Abu Thaher Pierre Koch Vicente Del Amo Paul Knochel Stefan Laufer: A convenient synthesis of 1-(4-fluorophenyl)-2-(4-pyridyl)cyclopentene from cyclopentanone. In: Synthesis. 2008, p. 225 - 228 [Grignard reactions carbocycles medicinal chemistry neodymium salt inhibitors].

Del Rio, Dr. Alberto

Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR), Italy
Field of research: Pharmaceutical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Johann Gasteiger Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • Alberto Del Rio, Johann Gasteiger: Simple method for the prediction of the separation of racemates with high-performance liquid chromatography on Whelk-O1 chiral stationary phase. In: Journal of Chromatography A. 1185, 2008, p. 49 - 58 [Chemoinformatic predictions; Topological descriptors; Whelk-O1; Chiral HPLC; Chiral separations; Separation factor; Chiral recognition; ChirBase; Decision trees].

  • Alberto Del Rio, Johann Gasteiger.: Encoding Absolute Configurations with Chiral Enantiophore Descriptors. Application to the Order of Elution of Enantiomers in Liquid Chromatography. In: QSAR & Combinatorial Science. 11-12, 2008, p. 1326 - 1336 [ChirBase, Chiral HPLC separations, Elution order prediction, Enantioselective recognition mechanisms, Pharmacophore-based chiral descriptors.].

Devkota, Dr. Krishna Prasad

Tribhuvan University, Nepal
Field of research: Natural products chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Norbert Sewald Universität Bielefeld
  • Bruno Ndjakou Lenta, Krishna Prasad Devkota, Silvère Ngouela, Fabrice Fekam Boyom,Quamar Naz, Muhammad Iqbal Choudhary, Etienne Tsamo, Philip Jon Rosenthal, and Norbert Sewald : Anti-plasmodial and Cholinesterase Inhibiting Activities of some Constituents of Psorospermum glaberrimum. In: Chemical and Pharmaceutical Bulletin. 56, 2008, p. 222 - 226 [Psorospermum glaberrimum; Hypericaceae; anthranoid; anti-plasmodial; cholinesterase inhibition ].

  • Krishna Prasad Devkota, Bruno Ndjakou Lenta, Patrice Amie Fokou, Norbert Sewald: Terpenoid alkaloids of the Buxaceae family with potential biological importances. In: Natural Product Reports. 25, 2008, p. 612 - 630 [Buxaceae alkaloids, Sarcococca hookeriana, Cholinesterase inhibition, Antileishmanial, Antibacterial].

  • Krishna Prasad Devkota, Bruno N. Lenta, Jean D. Wansi, Muhammad I. Choudhary, Daniel P. Kisangau, Qamar Naz, Samreen, and Norbert Sewald : Bioactive 5α-pregnane-type steroidal alkaloids from Sarcococca hookeriana. In: Journal of Natural Products. 71, 2008, p. 1481 - 1484 [Sarcococca hookeriana, Steroidal alkaloids, Cholinesterase inhibition, Antileishmanial, Antibacetrial].

  • Jean Duplex Wansi, M. Ahmed Mesaik, David Dako Chiozem, Krishna Prasad Devkota, Nicolas Gaboriaud-Kolar, Marie-Christine Lallemand, Jean Wandji, M. Iqbal Choudhary and Norbert Sewald : Oxidative Burst Inhibitory and Cytotoxic Indoloquinazoline and Furoquinoline Alkaloids from Oricia suaveolens. In: Journal of Natural Products. 71, 2008, p. 1942 - 1945 [Indoloquinazoline, Furoquinoline, Oricia suaveolens, Oxidative Burst Inhibitory ].

Dewhurst, Dr. Rian David

Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg, Germany
Field of research: Molecular chemistry, complex chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Holger Braunschweig Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg
  • H. Braunschweig, M. Burzler, R. D. Dewhurst, K. Radacki: A Linear, Anionic Dimetalloborylene Complex. In: Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. . 47, 2008, p. 5650 - 5653.

  • H. Braunschweig, M. Burzler, R. D. Dewhurst, K. Radacki, F. Seeler: Dimanganese Bridging Borylene Complexes and their Reactions with Unsaturated Pd(0) Complexes – Syntheses, Structures and Calculated Properties. In: Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem. . 634, 2008, p. 1875 - 1879.

  • H. Braunschweig, R. D. Dewhurst, T. Herbst, K. Radacki: Reactivity of a Terminal Chromium Borylene Complex Towards Olefins – Insertion of a Borylene into a C−H Bond. In: Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.. 47, 2008, p. 5978 - 5980.

  • C. E. Anderson, H. Braunschweig, R. D. Dewhurst: Borylene Transfer from Transition Metal Borylene Complexes. In: Organometallics. 27, 2008, p. 6381 - 6389.

Diaz Diaz, Prof. Dr. David

Universität Regensburg, Germany
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Oliver Reiser Universität Regensburg
  • Díaz, D. D.; Marrero-Tellado, J. J.; Velázquez, D. G.; Ravelo, A. G.: Selective Polymers Organogelators Formed by Click Chemistry. In: Tetrahedron Lett. . 49, 2008, p. 1340 - 1343 [Organic Chemistry. Materials Science].

  • Díaz, D. D.; Ceñal, J. P.; Martín, V. S.: Oxygen-Containing 10-, 15-, and 20-Membered Macrocyclic Cobalt Complexes from Co2(CO)6-Bispropargylic Alcohol. In: Molbank. 1, 2008, p. M561 [Organic Chemistry].

  • Campidelli, S.; Filoramo, A.; Jegou, P.; Ballesteros, B.; de la Torre, G.; Díaz, D. D.; Tomas Torres, T.; Jost, O.; Cioffi, C.; Prato, M.; Bourgoin, J.-P.: Easy Derivatisation of Functionalized Single Wall Carbon Nanotubes with Phthalocyanines via Click Chemistry. In: J. Am. Chem. Soc. . 130, 2008, p. 11503 - 11509 [Organic Chemistry. Materials Science].

  • Díaz, D. D.; Finn, M. G., Sharpless, K. B.; Fokin, V. V.; Hawker, C. J. : Cicloadición 1,3-dipolar de azidas y alquinos. I. Principales aspectos sintéticos. In: An. Quim. . 104, 2008, p. 169 - 252 [Organic Chemistry ♦ Cover].

  • Díaz, D. D.; Cid, J. J.; Vázquez, P.; Torres, T.: Strength enhancement of organic gels by inclusion of phthalocyanines moieties-containing complementary organogelator structures and in situ cross-link via ‘click’ chemistry: synthesis of photoactive smart materials. In: Chem. Eur. J. . 14, 2008, p. 9261 - 9273 [Organic Chemistry. Materials Science].

Dugovic, Dr. Branislav

Slovak University of Technology, Slovakia
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans-Ulrich Reißig Freie Universität Berlin
  • Branislav Dugovic, Lubor Fisera, Hans-Ulrich Reissig: 1,3-Dipolar Cycloadditions of N-Benzyl-2,3-O-isopropylidene-D-glyceraldehyde Nitrone to Methoxyallene - Control of Site- and Diastereoselectivity of Isoxazolidine Formation by Lewis Acids. In: European Journal of Organic Chemistry. 2008, p. 277 - 284 [Methoxyallene, Nitrone, 1,3-Dipolar cycloaddition, Lewis acids, Isoxazolidines].

El Deeb, Dr. Sami

Technische Universität Carolo-Wilhelmina zu Braunschweig, Germany
Field of research: Pharmaceutical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Gerhard Wolber Freie Universität Berlin
  • Lukas Kaminiski, Sami El Deeb, Hermann Waetzig: Evaluation of repeatability on monolithic HPLC columns when a flow program is applied. In: Journal of Separation Science. 31(10), 2008, p. 1745 - 1749 [repeatability, flow program, monolithic column].

  • Sami El Deeb, Philip Hasemen, Hermann Waetzig: Challenges in method development for enantiomeric impurity determination using CE. In: Electrophoresis . 29, 2008, p. 3552 - 3562 [enantiomeric impurity, capillary electrophoresis].

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. Shawakfeh, M. El-khateeb, D. Taher, H. Görls, W. Weigand. : Half-sandwich ruthenium complexes of pentafluorobenzenethiolate ligands. In: Transition metal chemistry. 33, 2008, p. 387 - 391 [Ruthenium, thiolates, pentaflourobenzene, characterization, X-ray structure].

  • M. El-khateeb, M. Al-Noaimi, M. Harb, H. Görls, W. Weigand: Half-sandwich ruthenium complexes of heterocyclic-dithiocarboxylato ligands. . . 2008, 3, 147. In: Jordan Journal of Chemistry. 3, 2008, p. 147 - 153 [Complexes; Ruthenium; Dithiocarboxylate; Structure; Sulfur; Heterocycles].

Elghamry, Prof. Dr. Ibrahim

Misr International University (MIU), Egypt
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Jochen Mattay Universität Bielefeld
  • Ibrahim Elghamry and Lutz F.Tietze : Microwave assisted synthesis of novel annealed porphyrins . In: Tetrahedron letter. 49, 2008, p. 3972 - 3975 [Microwave, Annealed Porphyrins, Retro Diels-Alder, Photodynamic Therapy].

Elizalde Gonzalez, Prof. Dr. Maria de la Paz

Benemerita Universidad Autonoma de Puebla, Mexico
Field of research: Physical chemistry
Host: Dr. Jürgen Mattusch Helmholtz-Zentrum für Umweltforschung - UFZ
  • María P. Elizalde-González, J. Mattusch, R. Wennrich: Chemically modified maize cobs waste with enhanced adsorption properties upon methyl orange and arsenic. In: Bioresource Technology. 99, 2008, p. 5134 - 5139 [maize; arsenic; methyl orange; adsorption].

  • Jürgen Mattusch, Daniela Möller, Maria P. Elizalde González, Rainer Wennrich : Investigation of the degradation of arsenobetaine during its contact with natural zeolites and the identification of metabolites using HPLC coupled to ICP-MS and ESI-MS. In: Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry. 390, 2008, p. 1707 - 1715 [arsenobetaine; zeolites].

  • M. M. Dávila-Jiménez, M. P. Elizalde-González, J. Mattusch, P. Morgenstern, M. A. Pérez-Cruz, Y. Reyes-Ortega, R. Wennrich, H. Yee-Madeira: In-situ and ex-situ study of the enhanced modification with iron of clinoptilolite-rich zeolitic tuff for arsenic sorption from aqueous solutions. In: Journal of Colloid and Interface Science . 322, 2008, p. 527 - 536 [arsenic; zeolites].

  • J. Mattusch, M.P. Elizalde-González, M.A. Pérez-Cruz, J. Ondruschka, R. Wennrich: Transformation of arsenobetaine and growth of bacteria on zeolitic tuffs. In: Engineering Life Science . 8, 2008, p. 575 - 581 [arsenobetaine; bacteria; degradation; zeolites].

Enamullah, Prof. Dr. Mohammed

Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh
Field of research: Inorganic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Christoph Janiak Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
  • Mohammed Enamullah, AKM Royhan Uddin and Mohammad Uddin : Synthesis and spectroscopic characterization of Rh(I)-1,5-cyclooctadiene complexes with o-aminobenzoic acid or o-aminophenol as co-ligand. In: Journal of Bangladesh Chemical Society. 21(1), 2008, p. 28 - 35 [(1,5-cyclooctadiene)Rh(I)-complexes, o-aminobenzoic acid and o-aminophenol.].

Esimone, Prof. Dr. Charles O.

Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Nigeria
Field of research: Pharmaceutical biology, pharmacognosy
Host: Prof. Dr. Klaus T. Überla Ruhr-Universität Bochum
  • Charles O. Esimone , Gero Eck, Tu N Duong, Klaus Überla, Peter Proksch and Thomas Grunwald: Potential Anti-Respiratory Syncytial Virus Lead Compounds from Aglaia species. In: Pharmazie. 63, 2008, p. 768 - 773 [Respiratory syncytial Virus, Aglaia spp, antiviral compounds].

  • Charles O. Esimone, Rita-Marie L. Omobowajo, Abimbola A. Sowemimo, Peter Proksch and Ghulam Nabi: Single- Cycle Vector-Based Antiviral Screening Assays for High Throughput Evaluation of Potential Anti-HIV Medicinal Plants: A Pilot Study on some Nigerian Herbs. In: Recent Progress in Medicinal Plant Research: Phtyopharmacology and Therapeutic Values I. (Ed. VK Singh, JN Govil and Rajeev Sharma) Houston Texas, USA: Studium Press LLC, 2008, p. 49 - 60 [Single-cycle, Vector-based assay, Antiviral, Medicinal Plants].

Fan, Prof. Dr. Chun-An

Lanzhou University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Andreas Gansäuer Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • Andreas Gansäuer,* Chun-An Fan, and Frederik Piestert : Sustainable Radical Reduction through Catalytic Hydrogen Atom Transfer. In: J. Am. Chem. Soc.. 130, 2008, p. 6916 - 6917 [Epoxides; Electron Transfer; Hydrogen Atom Transfer; Radical Reductions; Titanocene].

Fedin, Dr. Matvey

Russian Academy of Sciences, Russian Federation
Field of research: Spectroscopy
Host: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Lubitz Max-Planck-Institut für Chemische Energiekonversion
  • Matvey Fedin, Victor Ovcharenko, Renad Sagdeev, Edward Reijerse, Wolfgang Lubitz, Elena Bagryanskaya: Light-Induced Excited Spin State Trapping in an Exchange-Coupled Nitroxide-Copper(II)-Nitroxide Cluster. In: Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 47, 2008, p. 6897 - 6899 [EPR spectroscopy, LIESST, magnetic properties, molecular switching, spin crossover].

Fedushkin, Prof. Dr. Igor L.

Russian Academy of Sciences, Russian Federation
Field of research: Molecular chemistry, complex chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Herbert Schumann Technische Universität Berlin
  • Igor L. Fedushkin, Anton N. Lukoyanov, Markus Hummert and Herbert Schumann: C-O Bond Cleavage of Diethyl Ether and Tetrahydrofurane by [(dpp-BIAN)AlI(Et2O)] [dpp-BIAN = 1,2-bis[(2,6-di-iso-propylphenyl)- imino]acenaphthene]. In: Zeitschrift für Anorganische und Allgemeine Chemie. 634, 2008, p. 357 - 361 [Aluminum; Diimine ligands; C-O Bond cleavage; Crystal structure].

Feng, Dr. Xinjian

Chinese Academy of Sciences, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Interfacial, boundary layer and surface chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Patrik Schmuki Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • Xinjian Feng, J.M. Macak, S.P. Albu P. Schmuki : Electrochemical formation of self-organized anodic nanotube coating on Ti-28Zr-8Nb biomedical alloy surface . In: Acta Biomaterialia . 4, 2008, p. 318 - 323 [Bio-Alloy, Nanotube, Tow-Size Scales].

Francis, Dr. Adel Aziz

Central Metallurgical Research and Development Institute (CMRDI), Egypt
Field of research: Solid state chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Aldo R. Boccaccini Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • R. Hauser, A.Francis, R. Theismann and R.Riedel: “Processing and Magnetic Properties of Metal Containing SiCN Ceramic Micro- and Nano-Composites" . In: Journal of Materials Science. 43, 2008, p. 4042 - 4049 [iron-containing SiCN ceramic - processing and magnetic properties].

  • Adel Francis and Ralf Riedel: Magnetic Behaviour of SiCN/MWCNT Nano-Composites. In: 53rd conference of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 10-14 Nov.2008- Austin, Texas-USA. 2008, [Polymer-derived ceramics - Carbon nanotubes - magnetic properties].

Fu, Prof. Dr. Qiang

Sichuan University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Macromolecular chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Gert R. Strobl Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
  • Si Liang, Hong Yang, Ke Wang , Qin Zhang, RongNi Du, Qiang Fu*: Unique crystal morphology and tensile properties of injection molded bar of LLDPE by adding HDPE with different molecular weight. In: Acta Mater.. 56, 2008, p. 50 - 59.

Gao, Prof. Dr. Song

Peking University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Inorganic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Manfred Scheer Universität Regensburg
  • Xin-Yi Wang, Zhe-Ming Wang and Song Gao*: Constructing magnetic molecular solids by employing three-atom ligands as bridges . In: CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS. 2008, p. 281 - 294.

Gasser, Prof. Dr. Gilles Albert

Universität Zürich, Switzerland
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Nils Metzler-Nolte Ruhr-Universität Bochum
  • Gilles Gasser, Nina Hüsken, S. David Köster and Nils Metzler-Nolte: Synthesis of organometallic PNA oligomers by click chemistry. In: Chem. Comm.. 2008, p. 3675 - 3677 [Peptide Nucleic Acids (PNA), Ferrocene, Organometallics, Click Chemistry, Biosensors].

  • David S. Köster, Jan Diettrich, Gilles Gasser, Nina Hüsken, Isabel C. Henao Castañeda, Jorge L. Jios, Carlos O. Della Védova, Nils Metzler-Nolte : Spectroscopic and Electrochemical Studies of Ferrocenyl Triazole Amino Acid and Peptide Bioconjugates synthesized by Click Chemistry . In: Organometallics. 27, 2008, p. 6326 - 6332 [Amino Acid, Peptide, Ferrocene, Click Chemistry, Organometallics, Electrochemistry].

Getenga, Prof. Dr. Zachary Moranga

Chuka University, Kenya
Field of research: Environmental chemistry, environmental toxicology
Host: Dr. Stephan Küppers Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH
  • Zachary Getenga, Ulrike Doerfler, Reiner Schroll: Study of atrazine degradation in soil from Kenyan sugarcane-cultvated fields in controlled conditions in laboratory. In: Toxicological and Environmental Chemistry. in Press, 2008, p. 1 - 13 [atrazine, metabolites, mineralization, lag phase, compost].

Ghosh, Prof. Dr. Suhrit

Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, India
Field of research: Macromolecular chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Christoph A. Schalley Freie Universität Berlin
  • Suhrit Ghosh, Xue-Qing Li, Vladimir Stepanenko, Frank Würthner: Control of H- and J-Type pi Stacking by Peripheral Alkyl Chains and Self-Sorting Phenomena in Perylene Bisimide Homo- and Heteroaggregates. In: Chemistry - A European Journal. 14, 2008, p. 11343 - 11357 [Organogel, Self- Assembly, Perylene Bisimide].

  • Xue-Qing Li, Xin Zhang, Suhrit Ghosh, Frank Würthner: Highly Fluorescent Lyotropic Mesophases and Organogels Based on J-Aggregates of Core-Twisted Perylene Bisimide Dyes. In: Chemistry - A European Journal. 14, 2008, p. 8074 - 8074 [Perylene Bisimide, Lyotropic Mesophases, Organogels].

Gomez-Ruiz, Dr. Santiago

Universidad Rey Juan Carlos I, Spain
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Evamarie Hey-Hawkins Universität Leipzig
  • Santiago Gomez-Ruiz, Robert Wolf, Evamarie Hey-Hawkins: Different Transmetallation Behavior of [M(P4HR4)] Salts toward Rhodium(I) and Copper(I) (M = Na, K; R = Ph, Mes; Mes = 2,4,6-Me3C6H2). In: Dalton Transactions. 2008, p. 1982 - 1988 [oligophosphanide, rhodium, copper, X-ray].

  • Santiago Gomez-Ruiz, Robert Wolf, Sebastian Bauer, Henry Bittig, Andrea Schisler, Peter Lönnecke, Evamarie Hey-Hawkins: Coordination Chemistry of the cyclo-(P5tBu4)¿ Anion: Monomeric and Oligomeric Copper(I), Silver(I) and Gold(I) Complexes. In: Chemistry - A European Journal. 14, 2008, p. 4511 - 4520 [oligphosphanides, copper, silver, gold, X-ray].

  • Santiago Gomez-Ruiz, Dorian Polo-Cerón, Sanjiv Prashar, Mariano Fajardo, Victor L. Cruz, Javier Ramos, Evamarie Hey-Hawkins: Synthesis, characterization and catalytic behaviour of ansa-Zirconocene complexes containing tetraphenylcyclopentadienyl rings. X-ray crystal structures of [Zr{Me2Si(eta-5-C5Ph4)(eta-5-C5H3R)}Cl2] (R = H, But). In: Journal of Organometallic Chemistry. 693, 2008, p. 601 - 610 [ansa-metallocenes, zirconium, DFT calculations, polymerization of ethylene ].

  • Santiago Gomez-Ruiz, Stefan Zahn, Barbara Kirchner, Winfried Böhlmann, Evamarie Hey-Hawkins: P-P Bond Cleavage of Tetraphenyltetraphosphane-1,4-diide facilitated by Nickel(0). In: Chemistry - A European Journal. 14, 2008, p. 8980 - 8985 [P-ligands, nickel, phosphorus, diphosphene, P-P bond cleavage].

Goncalves, Dr. Diana Patricia Nunes

Leibniz-Institut für Polymerforschung Dresden e.V., Germany
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Alexander Heckel Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main
  • Zhuo Tang, Diana P. N. Goncalves, Markus Wieland, Andreas Marx, and Joerg S. Hartig: Novel DNA Catalysts Based on G-Quadruplex Recognition. In: ChemBioChem. 6, 2008, p. 1061 - 1064 [Aldol reaction, DNA catalysis, DNA-templated reaction, G quadruplexes, porphyrins.].

Gonzalez Garcia, Dr. Nuria

Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
Field of research: Theory of physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Matthias Olzmann Universität Karlsruhe (TH)
  • Wim Klopper, David P. Tew, Nuria Gonzalez Garcia, Matthias Olzmann: Heat of formation of the HOSO2 radical from accurate quantum chemical calculations. In: Journal of Chemical Physics. 129, 2008, p. 114308 - 114314 [thermochemical data, coupled cluster theory, explicitly correlated perturbation theory, sulfur chemistry.].

Govindaraju, Dr. Thimmaiah

Jawaharlal Nehru Center for Advanced Scientific Research, India
Field of research: Natural products chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Herbert Waldmann Max-Planck-Institut für molekulare Physiologie
  • Thimmaiah Govindaraju, Pascal Jonkheijm, Lars Gogolin, Hendrik Schroeder, Christian F. W. Becker, Christof M. Niemeyer and Herbert Waldmann: Surface immobilization of biomolecules by click sulfonamide reaction. In: Chem. Commun.. 2008, p. 3723 - 3725 [Click sulfonamide reaction, Carbohydrate, Phosphopeptide, Protein modification, Immobilization].

Gracza, Prof. Dr. Tibor

Slovak University of Technology, Slovakia
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Volker Jäger Universität Stuttgart
  • Peter Szolcsányi, Tibor Gracza, Ivan Spánik: Short racemic syntheses of calvine and epicalvine. In: Tetrahedron Lett. . 49, 2008, p. 1357 - 1360 [Pd(II)-catalysis, natural compounds].

  • Peter Kapitán, Tibor Gracza: Stereocontrolled oxycarbonylation of 4-benzyloxy-hepta-1,6-diene-3,5-diols promoted by chiral palladium(II) complexes. In: Tetrahedron: Asymmetry . 19, 2008, p. 38 - 44 [Asymmetric catalysis, kinetic resolution, chiral Pd(II)-complexes].

Grela, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Karol Leslaw

Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Alois Fürstner Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung
  • Bieniek, M.; Michrowska, A.; Usanov, D. L.; Grela, K. : "In an Attempt to Provide a User's Guide to the Galaxy of Benzylidene, Alkoxybenzylidene and Indenylidene Ruthenium Olefin Metathesis Catalysts". In: Chem. Eur. J.. 14, 2008, p. 806 - 818.

  • Michrowska, A.; Grela, K. : "In a Quest for the Ideal Olefin Metathesis Catalyst". In: Pure Appl. Chem.. 80, 2008, p. 31 - 43.

  • Gułajski, Ł.; Michrowska, A.; Narożnik, J.; Kaczmarska, Z.; Rupnicki, L.; Grela, K. : "A Highly Active Aqueous Olefin Metathesis Catalyst Bearing a Quaternary Ammonium Group". In: ChemSusChem. 1, 2008, p. 103 - 109.

  • Gułajski, Ł.; Sledź, P.; Lupa, A.; Grela, K.; : "Olefin metathesis in water using acoustic emulsification". In: Green Chem. . 10, 2008, p. 279 - 282.

  • Kirschning, A.; Harmrolfs, K.; Mennecke, K.; Messinger, J.; Schön, U.; Grela, K.: "Evaluation of Selected Homo- and Heterogeneous Ru-based Metathesis Catalysts in Cross-Metathesis of Allylated 15-Propenyl Estrone Leading to New 17β-Hydroxysteroid Dehydrogenase Type 1 Inhibitors". In: Tetrahedron Lett.. 49, 2008, p. 3019 - 3022.

  • Sashuk, V.; Samojlowicz, C.; Szadkowska, A.; Grela, K. : "Olefin Cross-Metathesis with Vinyl Halides". In: Chem. Commun.. 2008, p. 2468 - 2470.

  • Sledź, P.; Mauduit, M.; Grela, K. : "Olefin metathesis in ionic liquids". In: Chem. Soc. Rev.. 37, 2008, p. 2433 - 2442.

  • Grela, K. : "The joy and challenge of small rings metathesis". In: Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.. 47, 2008, p. 5504 - 5507.

  • Barbasiewicz, M.; Szadkowska, A.; Makal, A.; Jarzembska, K.; Wozniak, K.; Grela, K. : "Is the Hoveyda -Grubbs Complex a Vinylogous Fischer-Type Carbene? Aromaticity-Controlled Activity of Ruthenium Metathesis Catalysts". In: Chem. Eur. J. . 14, 2008, p. 9330 - 9337.

  • Kirschning, A.; Gułajski, Ł.; Mennecke, K.; Meyer, A.; Busch, T.; Grela, K. : "Highly active ammonium tagged olefin metathesis catalyst for simplified purification". In: Synlett. 2008, p. 2692 - 2696.

  • Szadkowska, A.; Grela, K. : "Initiation at snail's pace: design and applications of latent olefin metathesis catalysts featuring chelating alkylidene ligands". In: Curr. Org. Chem. . 12, 2008, p. 1631 - 1647.

Grigalevicius, Prof. Dr. Saulius

Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Ullrich Scherf Bergische Universität Wuppertal
  • Vaitkeviciene V, Kruzinauskiene A, Grigalevicius S, et al.: Well-defined [3,3 ']bicarbazolyl-based electroactive compounds for optoelectronics. In: SYNTHETIC METALS . 158, 2008, p. 383 - 390 [bicarbazolyl; aromatic amine; molecular glass; ionization potential; hole drift mobility ].

  • Lengvinaite S, Grazulevicius JV, Grigalevicius S, et al.: Cross-linkable aromatic amines as materials for insoluble hole-transporting layers in light-emitting devices. In: SYNTHETIC METALS. 158, 2008, p. 213 - 218 [aromatic amine; cross-linkable material; ionisation potential; light-emitting diode ].

  • Rasa Stanionyte, Gintaras Buika, Juozas V. Grazulevicius, Saulius Grigalevicius: Synthesis and properties of oxetane monomers and oligomers with electro-active pendent groups. In: POLYMER INTERNATIONAL. 57, 2008, p. 1036 - 1041 [oligomer; oxetane; ionization potential; hole drift mobility; optoelectronics ].

  • Rasa Stanionyte, Gintaras Buika, Juozas Grazulevicius, Saulius Grigalevicius: Synthesis and properties of oxetane monomers and oligomers with electro-active pendent groups. In: POLYMER INTERNATIONAL. 57 , 2008, p. 1036 - 1041 [oligomer; oxetane; ionization potential; hole drift mobility; optoelectronics ].

  • Raimonda Paspirgelyte, Violeta Vaitkeviciene, Saulius Grigalevicius, Juozas Grazulevicius, Vygintas Jankauskas, Vitas Linonis: [3,3 ']Bicarbazolyl-based enamines as hole-transporting materials. In: JOURNAL OF OPTOELECTRONICS AND ADVANCED MATERIALS . 10, 2008, p. 2782 - 2786 [Bicarbazolyl; Enamine; Molecular glass; Ionization potential; Hole drift mobility].

  • Saulius Grigalevicius, Jurate Simokaitiene, Juozas Grazulevicius, Liang Ma, Zhiyuan Xie: Hole-transporting polymers containing carbazol-3,9-diyl and 1,4-phenylene fragments in the main chain. In: SYNTHETIC METALS. 158, 2008, p. 213 - 218 [aromatic amine; cross-linkable material; ionisation potential; light-emitting diode ].

Haldar, Prof. Dr. Debasish

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Kolkata, India
Field of research: Natural products chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. David Diaz Diaz Universität Regensburg
  • Debasish Haldar: Two component hydrogel with gama-amino butyric acid as potential receptor and neurotransmitter delivery system, , , ,. In: Tetrahedron. 64, 2008, p. 186 - 190 [hydrogel, two component system, gama-amino butyric acid , Fmoc-Lys].

  • Debasish Haldar: Recent developments in the synthesis of amino acids and analogues for foldamers study. In: Current Organic Synthesis. 5, 2008, p. 61 - 80 [amino acids, analogue, foldamers].

Hardy, Dr. John George

University of Texas at Austin, United States of America
Field of research: Macromolecular chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Thomas Rainer Scheibel Universität Bayreuth
  • John G. Hardy, Lin M. Romer, Thomas R. Scheibel: Polymeric materials based on silk proteins. In: Polymer. 49, 2008, p. 4309 - 4327 [Silk structure, protein processing, protein solubility, biomaterials, macromolecular chemistry].

Hernandez, Prof. Dr. Rigoberto

Johns Hopkins University, United States of America
Field of research: Theory of physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Erwin Frey Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • Jeremy M. Moix, Rigoberto Hernandez, and Eli Pollak: The momentum and velocity autocorrelation functions of a diatomic molecule are not necessarily proportional to each other. In: Journal of Physical Chemistry B . 112, 2008, p. 213 - 218 [diffusion, dissipation, stochastic models, autocorrelation functions].

  • Thomas Bartsch, Turgay Uzer, Jeremy M. Moix and Rigoberto Hernandez: Transition state theory rate calculations with a recrossing-free moving dividing surface. In: Journal of Physical Chemistry B . 112, 2008, p. 206 - 212 [transition state theory, dissipative systems, rates, invariant manifold].

  • John L. Gohres, Chris L. Kitchens, John P. Hallett, Alexander V. Popov, Rigoberto Hernandez, Charles L. Liotta, and Charles A. Eckert: A spectroscopic and computational exploration of the cybotactic region of gas-expanded liquids: Methanol and acetone. In: Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 112, 2008, p. 4666 - 4673 [molecular dynamics simulations, gas-expanded liquids, multi-phase equilibria].

  • Thomas Bartsch Jeremy M. Moix Rigoberto Hernandez S. Kawai Turgay Uzer: Time-dependent transition state theory. In: Adv. Chem. Phys. . 140, 2008, p. 191 - 238 [transition state theory, dissipative systems, rates, invariant manifold].

Hrobarik, Dr. Peter

Technische Universität Berlin, Germany
Field of research: Theoretical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Martin Kaupp Technische Universität Berlin
  • Peter Hrobarik, Martin Kaupp, Sebastian Riedel: Is Allred's [Hg(cyclam)](3+) a True Mercury(III) Complex ?. In: Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 47, 2008, p. 8631 - 8633 [mercury, high oxidation states, relativistic effects, DFT, EPR spectroscopy].

  • Peter Hrobarik, Martin Kaupp, Sebastian Riedel: Is Allred's [Hg(cyclam)](3+) a True Mercury(III) Complex ?. In: Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 47, 2008, p. 8631 - 8633 [mercury, high oxidation states, relativistic effects, DFT, EPR spectroscopy].

Hu, Dr. Tai-Shan

, Germany
Field of research: Chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Herbert Waldmann Max-Planck-Institut für molekulare Physiologie
  • Herbert Waldmann, Tai-Shan Hu, Steffen Renner, Sascha Menninger, Rene Tannert, Toshiro Oda, and Hans-Dieter Arndt : Total Synthesis of Chondramide C and Its Binding Mode to F-Actin. In: Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. . 47, 2008, p. 6473 - 6477 [antitumor agents, drug design, metathesis, natural products, total synthesis].

Huang, Prof. Dr. Feihe

Zhejiang University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Macromolecular chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Markus Antonietti Max-Planck-Institut für Kolloid- und Grenzflächenforschung
  • Li, S.; Liu, M.; Zhang, J.; Zheng, B.; Zhang, C.; Wen, X.; Li, N.; Huang, F.*: High-yield preparation of [2]rotaxanes based on the bis(m-phenylene)-32-crown-10-based cryptand/paraquat derivative recognition motif. In: Org. Biomol. Chem.. 6, 2008, p. 2103 - 2107.

  • Zhang, J.; Zhai, C.; Wang, F.; Zhang, C.; Li, S.; Zhang, M.; Li, N.; Huang, F.*: A Bis(m-phenylene)-32-crown-10-Based Fluorescence Chemosensor for Paraquat and Diquat. In: Tetrahedron Lett.. 49, 2008, p. 5009 - 5012.

  • Pederson, A. M.-P.; Vetor, R. C.; Rouser, M. A.; Huang, F.; Slebodnick, C.; Schoonover, D. V.; Gibson, H. W.*: A New Functional Bis(m-phenylene)-32-crown-10-Based Cryptand Host for Paraquats. In: J. Org. Chem.. 73, 2008, p. 5570 - 5573.

  • He, C.; Shi, Z.; Zhou, Q.; Li, S.; Li, N.; Huang, F.*: Syntheses of cis- and trans-Dibenzo-30-crown-10 Derivatives via Regioselective Routes and Their Complexations with Paraquat and Diquat. In: J. Org. Chem.. 73, 2008, p. 5872 - 5880.

  • Wang, F.; Han, C.; He, C.; Zhou, Q.; Zhang, J.; Wang, C.; Li, N.; Huang, F.*: Self-Sorting Organization of Two Heteroditopic Monomers to Supramolecular Alternating Copolymers. In: J. Am. Chem. Soc.. 130, 2008, p. 11254 - 11255.

  • Zhang, C.; Zhu, K.; Li, S.; Zhang, J.; Wang, F.; Liu, M.; Li, N.; Huang, F.*: Binding of secondary dialkylammonium salts by pyrido-21-crown-7. In: Tetrahedron Lett. . 49, 2008, p. 6917 - 6920.

  • Zhu, K.; Zhang, M.; Wang, F.; Li, N.; Li, S.; Huang, F.*: Improved Complexation between Dibenzo-24-crown-8 Derivatives and Dibenzylammonium Salts by Ion-Pair Recognition. In: New J. Chem.. 32, 2008, p. 1827 - 1830.

  • Li, S.; Liu, M.; Zhang, J.; Zheng, B.; Wen, X.; Li, N.; Huang, F.*: Preparation of Bis(m-phenylene)-32-crown-10-Based Cryptand/Bisparaquat [3]Rotaxanes with High Efficiency. In: Eur. J. Org. Chem.. 2008, p. 6128 - 6133.

  • Zhou, Q.; He, C.; Zhai, C.; Huang, F.*: Templated syntheses of molecules with mechanically interlocked structures. In: Huaxue Tongbao. 71, 2008, p. 809 - 815.

Huang, Prof. Dr. Weixin

University of Science and Technology of China, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Reaction kinetics and catalysis
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans-Joachim Freund Fritz-Haber-Institut der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft
  • Weixin Huang*, Zhiquan Jiang, J.M. White: Distinct Oxidation Behaviors of pi-bonded and di-sigma-bonded Propylene on Ag(111) . In: Catalysis Today. 131, 2008, p. 360 - 366.

  • Zhiquan Jiang, Weixin Huang, Hong Zhao, Zhen Zhang, Dali Tan, Xinhe Bao* : Preferential Occupation of Molybdenum on the Thin Alumina Film: Characterization by CO Titration. In: Catalysis Today. 131, 2008, p. 28 - 34.

  • Kun Qian, Weixin Huang*, Jun Fang, Shanshan Lv, Bo He, Zhiquan Jiang, Shiqiang Wei: Low-temperature CO oxidation over Au/ZnO/SiO2 catalysts: some mechanism insights. In: Journal of Catalysis. 255, 2008, p. 269 - 278.

  • Kai Chen, Chunlei Wang, Ding Ma*, Weixin Huang, Xinhe Bao* : Graphitic carbon nanostructures via a facile microwave-induced solid-state process. In: Chemical Communications. 2008, p. 2765 - 2767.

  • Huizhi Bao, Xin Chen, Jun Fang, Zhiquan Jiang, Weixin Huang*: Structure-activity relation of Fe2O3-CeO2 composite catalysts in CO oxidation. In: Catalysis Letters. 125, 2008, p. 160 - 167.

  • Qing Hua and Weixin Huang*: Chemical etching induced shape change of magnetite microcrystals. In: Journal of Materials Chemistry. 18, 2008, p. 4286 - 4290.

  • Bo-Tao Teng*, Wei-Xin Huang, Feng-Min Wu, Xiao-Dong Wen, Shi-Yu Jiang: CH2I2 Adsorption and Dissociation on Ag(111) Surface using Density Functional Theory Study. In: Chemical Physics Letters. 461, 2008, p. 47 - 52.

  • Kun Qian, Huaxing Sun, Weixin Huang,* Jun Fang, Shanshan Lv, Bo He, Zhiquan Jiang, and Shiqiang Wei: Restructuring-induced activity of SiO2-supported large Au nanoparticles in low-temperature CO oxidation. In: Chemistry-A European Journal. 14, 2008, p. 10595 - 10602.

  • Jun Fang, Fang Wang, Kun Qian, Huizhi Bao, Huaxing Sun, Zhiquan Jiang, Weixin Huang*: Bifunctional N-doped mesoporous TiO2 photocatalysts. In: Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 112, 2008, p. 18150 - 18156.

Imre, Dr. Attila

Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Hungary
Field of research: Physical chemistry
Host: Dr. Thomas Kraska Universität zu Köln
  • A R Imre, A Drozd-Rzoska, T Kraska, S J Rzoska and K W Wojciechowski: Spinodal strength of liquids, solids and glasses. In: Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter . 20, 2008, p. 244104.

  • Attila R. Imre, Aleksandra Drozd-Rzoska, Ákos Horváth, Thomas Kraska, Sylwester J. Rzoska: Solid-fluid phase transitions under extreme pressures including negative ones. In: Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids. 354, 2008, p. 4157 - 4162.

  • A.R. Imre and T. Kraska: Liquid-vapour spinodal of pure helium-4. In: Physica B. 403, 2008, p. 3663 - 3666.

  • A. R. Imre, G. Mayer, G Házi, R. Rozas, T. Kraska: Estimation of the liquid-vapor spinodal from interfacial properties obtained from molecular dynamics and lattice Boltzmann simulations. In: Journal of Chemical Physics. 128, 2008, p. 114708.

Ivancev-Tumbas, Prof. Dr. Ivana

University of Novi Sad, Serbia
Field of research: Water chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Stefan Panglisch Universität Duisburg-Essen
  • Ivančev-Tumbas I., Hobby R., Küchle B., Panglisch S., Gimbel R. : P-nitrophenol removal by combination of powdered activated carbon adsorption and ultrafiltration - comparison of different operational modes. In: Water Research. 42, 2008, p. 4117 - 4124 [water treatment, ultrafiltration, powdered activated carbon].

Ivanov, Dr. Konstantin

Russian Academy of Sciences, Russian Federation
Field of research: Theory of physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans-Martin Vieth Freie Universität Berlin
  • Konstantin Ivanov, Alexandra Yurkovskaya, Hans-Martin Vieth: Coherent transfer of hyper-polarization in coupled spin systems at variable magnetic field. In: J. Chem. Phys.. 128, 2008, p. 154701/1 - 154701/13 [Hyperpolarization, level anti-crossings, coherent transfer of spin polarization, field-cycling NMR].

  • Konstantin Ivanov, Nikita Lukzen: Diffusion-influenced reactions of particles with several active sites. In: J. Chem. Phys.. 128, 2008, p. 155105/1 - 155105/5 [sterically specific reactions, diffusion control, active sites].

  • Karsten Miesel, Konstantin Ivanov, Talea Köchling, Alexandra Yurkovskaya, Hans-Martin Vieth : Field-Cycling Effects on Dynamic Nuclear Polarization. In: Appl. Magn. Reson.. 34, 2008, p. 423 - 437.

  • Alexey Kiryutin, Konstantin Ivanov, Alexandra Yurkovskaya, Hans-Martin Vieth: High resolution study of nuclear magnetic relaxation dispersion of purine nucleotides. Effects of spin-spin coupling. In: Sol. State NMR. 34, 2008, p. 142 - 149.

  • Konstantin L. Ivanov, Alexandra V. Yurkovskaya, Hans-Martin Vieth: High resolution NMR study of T1 magnetic relaxation dispersion. I. Theoretical considerations of relaxation of scalar coupled spins at arbitrary magnetic field. In: Journal of Chemical Physics. accepted, 2008.

Ivanova, Priv. Doz. Dr. Anela

St Kliment Ohridsky University of Sofia, Bulgaria
Field of research: Theoretical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Martin Baumgarten Max-Planck-Institut für Polymerforschung
  • Anela Ivanova, Grzegorz Jezierski, Notker Rösch: Electronic coupling between base pair dimers of LNA:DNA oligomers. In: Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 10, 2008, p. 414 - 421 [LNA:DNA hybrids, Electronic coupling elements, Fragment charge difference method, Ab initio calculations, Base-step parameters].

  • Anela Ivanova, Philip Shushkov, Notker Rösch: Systematic Study of the Influence of Base-Step Parameters on the Electronic Coupling between Base-Pair Dimers: Comparison of A-DNA and B-DNA Forms. In: The Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 112, 2008, p. 7106 - 7114 [DNA base-pair dimers, base-step parameters, electronic coupling, fragment charge difference method, ab initio calculations].

  • Egor Vladimirov, Anela Ivanova, Notker Rösch: Effect of Solvent Polarization on the Reorganization Energy of Electron Transfer from Molecular Dynamics Simulations. In: The Journal of Chemical Physics. 129, 2008, p. 194515-1 - 194515-9 [DNA electron transfer, solvent reorganization energy, solvent polarizability, Molecular Dynamics simulations, Marcus model].

Ivanovski, Dr. Vladimir

Ss. Cyril and Methodius University in Skopje, Macedonia
Field of research: Spectroscopy
Host: Prof. Dr. Jürgen Popp Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
  • Vladimir Ivanovski, Thomas G. Mayerhoefer, Juergen Popp, Vladimir M. Petrusevski: Polarized IR reflectance spectra of the monoclinic single crystal K2Ni(SO4)2·6H2O: Dispersion analysis, dielectric and optical properties. In: Spectrochimica Acta Part A. 69, 2008, p. 629 - 641 [Tutton salt; IR reflectance spectroscopy; Polarized radiation; Dispersion analysis; Dielectric properties; Optical constants].

  • Vladimir Ivanovski, Juergen Popp, Thomas Mayerhoefer: Dispersion analysis of polarized IR reflectance spectra of Tutton salts: The Ny3(SO4 2-)frequency region. In: Vibrational Spectroscopy. 47, 2008, p. 91 - 98 [Tutton salts; Dispersion analysis; Polarized radiation; IR reflectance spectroscopy; Dielectric tensor; TO-LO phonons].

Jassbi, Dr. Amir Reza

Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Iran
Field of research: Natural products chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Ian T. Baldwin Max-Planck-Institut für Chemische Ökologie
  • Amir Reza Jassbi, K.Gase, C. Hettenhausen, A.Schmidt, I.T Baldwin : Silencing Geranylgeranyl Diphosphate Synthase in Nicotiana attenuata Dramatically Impairs Resistance to tobacco Hornworm. In: Plant Physiology . 146, 2008, p. 974 - 986 [Nicotiana attenuata; Manduca sexta; virus-induced gene silencing; plant defense; diterpenoid glycosides; 17-hydroxygeranyllinalool glycosides; geranylgeranyl diphosphate synthase; farnesyl diphosphate synthase. ].

Kaluderovic, Priv. Doz. Dr. Goran

Leibniz-Institut für Pflanzenbiochemie, Halle (IPB), Germany
Field of research: Molecular chemistry, complex chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Dirk Steinborn Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg
  • Goran N. Kaluđerović, Harry Schmidt, Sebastian Schwieger, Christoph Wagner, Reinhard Paschke, Andrea Dietrich, Thomas Mueller and Dirk Steinborn: Platinum(IV) complexes with edda diester (R2edda) ligands: synthesis, characterization and in vitro antitumoral activity. In: Inorganica Chimica Acta. 361, 2008, p. 1395 - 1404 [Platinum(IV) complexes; Edda ligand; Antiproliferative activity; Crystal structure; DFT].

  • Bojana B. Krajčinović, Goran N. Kaluđerović, Dirk Steinborn, Harry Schmidt, Christoph Wagner, Zeljko Zizak, Zorica D. Juranić, Srećko R. Trifunović and Tibor J. Sabo: Synthesis and in vitro antitumoral activity of novel O,O'-di-2-alkyl-(S,S)-ethylenediamine-N,N'-di-2-propanoate ligands and corresponding platinum(II/IV) complexes. In: Journal of Inorganic Biochemistry. 102, 2008, p. 892 - 900 [Platinum(II) complexes; Platinum(IV) complexes; Antitumoral activity; Edda ligands].

  • Goran N. Kaluđerović, Anchan Paethamon, Christoph Wagner, Tibor J. Sabo, Harry Schmidt: N,N'-Bis[2-(methoxycarbonyl)ethyl]ethane-1,2-diammonium dichloride. In: Acta Cryst. E. 64, 2008, p. o1232.

  • Goran N. Kaluđerović, Harry Schmidt, Dirk Steinborn and Tibor J. Sabo: Inorganic Biochemistry: Research Progress. Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science Publishers, 2008, 305-326 pp.

Karimi, Prof. Dr. Babak

Institute for Advanced Studies in Basic Sciences, Iran
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Dieter Enders Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen
  • Babak Karimi, Ali Asghar Safari: One-pot synthesis of α-aminonitriles using a highly efficient and recyclable silica-based scandium (III) interphase catalyst. In: J. Organometal. Chem.. 693, 2008, p. 2967.

  • Babak Karimi, daryoush Zareyee: Selective, Metal-Free Oxidation of Sulfides to Sulfoxides Using 30% Hydrogen Peroxide Catalyzed with N-Bromosuccinimide (NBS) under Neutral Buffered Reaction Conditions. In: J. Iran Chem. Soc. . 5, 2008, p. S103 - S107.

  • Babak Karimi, Asghar Zamani: Recent Advances in the Homogeneous Palladium-Catalyzed Aerobic Oxidation of Alcohols (Invited Review Article). In: J. Iran Chem. Soc.. 5, 2008, p. S1 - S20.

  • Babak Karimi, Daryoush Zareyee: Design of a Highly Efficient and Water-Tolerant Sulfonic Acid Nanoreactor Based on Tunable Ordered Porous Silica for the von Pechmann Reaction. In: Org. Lett. . 10, 2008, p. 3989.

Kawakita, Dr. Yukinobu

Japan Atomic Energy Agency (JAEA), Japan
Field of research: Physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Friedrich Hensel Philipps-Universität Marburg
  • Yukinobu Kawakita, Yasuhiko Kato, Hiroyuki Shigeta, Kaoru Shibata and Shinichi Takeda: Ionic Dynamics of Molten Cuprous Iodide. In: J. Alloys and Compounds. 452, 2008, p. 136 - 139 [molten salt dynamics].

  • Shinichi Takeda, Hiroyuki Fujii, Yukinobu Kawakita, Shuta Tahara, Shinji Nakashima, Shinji Kohara and Masayoshi Ito: Structure of Eutectic Liquids Between Noble Metal- IVB Elements. In: J. Alloys and Compounds. 452, 2008, p. 149 - 153 [liquid alloy structure].

Keith, Dr. John

University of Pittsburgh, United States of America
Field of research: Theoretical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Timo Jacob Universität Ulm
  • Jin-Yong Lu, John A. Keith, Wei-Zheng Shen, Markus Schürmann, Hans Preut, Timo Jacob, and Hans-Dieter Arndt: Regioselective De Novo Synthesis of Cyanohydroxypyridines with a Concerted Cycloaddition Mechanism. In: J. Am. Chem. Soc. . 130, 2008, p. 13219 - 13221 [Organic catalysis, pyridine synthesis, quantum chemistry].

Kele, Prof. Dr. Peter

Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Hungary
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Otto S. Wolfbeis Universität Regensburg
  • Heike Mader, Xiaohua Li, Sayed Saleh, Martin Link, Peter Kele, Otto S. Wolfbeis: Fluorescent silica nanoparticles. In: Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1130, 2008, p. 218 - 223.

Ketkov, Prof. Dr. Sergey Yul'evich

Russian Academy of Sciences, Russian Federation
Field of research: Spectroscopy
Host: Dr. Heinrich L. Selzle Technische Universität München
  • I. L. Fedushkin, A. N. Lukoyanov, G. K. Fukin, S. Yu. Ketkov, M. Hummert, H. Schumann : Synthesis, Molecular Structure and DFT Study of [(dpp-bian)Ga M(Et2O)3] (M=Li, Na; dpp-bian=1,2-bis[(2,6-diisopropylphenyl)imino]acenaphthene). In: Chemistry - A European Journal . 14, 2008, p. 8465 - 8468 [Metal complexes, molecular structure, metal-metal bond, DFT calculations].

Klink, Dr. John William

University of Otago, New Zealand
Field of research: Natural products chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans Becker Universität des Saarlandes
  • John McK. Woollard, Nigel B. Perry, Rex T. Weavers, John W. van Klink: Bullatenone, 1,3-dione and sesquiterpene chemotypes of Lophomyrtus species. In: Phytochemistry. 69, 2008, p. 1313 - 1318 [Lophomyrtus; Myrtaceae; Antifungal; Antibacterial, infraspecific variation; Phenyl diketone; Bullatenone; Sesquiterpene].

Knippenberg, Dr. Stefan

Université de Mons, Belgium
Field of research: Theory of physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Andreas Dreuw Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • C. G. Ning, B. Hajgato, Y. R. Huang, S. F. Zhang, K. Liu, Z. H. Luo, S. Knippenberg, J. K. Deng, M. S. Deleuze: High resolution electron momentum spectroscopy of the valence orbitals of water. In: Chemical Physics. 343, 2008, p. 19 - 30 [Electron momentum spectroscopy, Green's functions, SAC-CI, Water].

Kondyurin, Prof. Dr. Alexey

University of Sydney, Australia
Field of research: Macromolecular chemistry
Host: Dr. Bernd Lauke Leibniz-Institut für Polymerforschung Dresden e.V.
  • Pylyp Volodin, Alexey Kondyurin: Dewetting of thin polymer film on rough substrate: I. Theory. In: Journal pf Physics D: Applied Physics. 41, 2008, p. 1 - 11 [polymer film, surface, dewetting].

  • PylypVolodin, Alexey Kondyurin: Dewettingofthinpolymerfilmonrough substrate:II.Experiment. In: Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics. 41, 2008, p. 1 - 8 [polymer film, surface, dewetting, AFM].

  • Alexey Kondyurin, Marcela Bilek, Andreas Janke, Manfred Stamm, Valeriy Luchnikov: Nanostructured Carbonized Thin Films Produced by Plasma Immersion Ion Implantation of Block-Copolymer Assemblies. In: Plasma Processing and polymers. 5, 2008, p. 155 - 160 [co-polymer, carbon, nanomaterial, nanotemplate, ion beam, AFM].

Kouam, Prof. Dr. Simeon Fogue

Universite de Yaounde I, Cameroon
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Karsten Krohn Universität Paderborn
  • Bertin Vouffo, Hidayat Hussain, Simeon F. Kouam , Etienne Dongo , Gennaro Pescitelli Piero Salvadori, Tibor Kurtán Karsten Krohn : Antialactone: A New Gama-Lactone from Antiaris africana, and its Absolute Configuration Determined from TDDFT CD Calculations. In: Natural Product Communications. 3 (2), 2008, p. 215 - 218 [Natural Product Chemistry].

  • Maurice D. Awouafack, Simeon F. Kouam, Hidayat Hussain, Dieudonne Ngamga, Pierre Tane, Barbara Schulz, Ivan R. Green, Karsten Krohn: Antimicrobial Prenylated Dihydrochalcones from Eriosema glomerata. In: Planta Medica. 74, 2008, p. 50 - 54 [Natural Product Chemistry].

  • Christophe C.F. Simo , Simeon F. Kouam , Herve M.P. Poumale , Ingrid K. Simo , Bonaventure T. Ngadjui , Ivan R. Green , Karsten Krohn: Benjaminamide: A new ceramide and other compounds from the twigs of Ficus benjamina (Moraceae). In: Biochemical Systematics and Ecology. 36, 2008, p. 238 - 243 [Natural Product Chemistry].

  • Bertin Vouffo, Karsten Krohn, Simeon Fogue Kouam , Hidayat Hussain, Etienne Dongo, Qunxiu Hu, Barbara Schulz : Dinklagenonoate: A new Isobauerane-type Triterpenoid and other minor Constituents from the Twigs of Dorstenia dinklagei. In: Biochem. Syst. Ecol.. 36(8), 2008, p. 655 - 658 [Dorstenia dinklagei, Moraceae, isobauerane, triterpenoid ].

  • Karsten Krohn, Simeon Fogue Kouam, Stephan Cludius-Brandt, Draeger, S., Barbara Schulz : Bioactive Nitronaphthalenes from an Endophytic Fungus, Coniothyrium sp., and Their Chemical Synthesis. In: Eur. J. Org. Chem.. 2008, p. 3615 - 3618 [Fungal metabolites, Nitronaphthalenes, Coniothyrium sp., Bioactivity].

Kovacs, Dr. Janos

Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Roland Krämer Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • Janos Kovacs, Andriy Mokhir: Catalytic hydrolysis of esters of 2-hydroxypyridine derivatives for Cu2+ detection. In: Inorganic Chemistry. 47, 2008, p. 1880 - 1882.

Kowalski, Dr. habil. Konrad

University of Lodz, Poland
Field of research: Chemical pharmacology
Host: Prof. Dr. Rainer Winter Universität Regensburg
  • Konrad Kowalski, Rainer F. Winter: The synthesis, structures and electrochemistry of 1'-heteroaryl-2,5-dimethylazaferrocenes. In: Journal of Organometallic Chemistry. 693, 2008, p. 2181 - 2187 [Chemistry: Cross-coupling reactions, ferrocene , azaferrocene, Cyclic voltammetry, X-ray diffraction].

Lakhdar, Dr. Sami

Laboratoire de Chimie Moléculaire et Thio-organique (LCMT), France
Field of research: Theory of physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Herbert Mayr Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • Sami Lakhdar, Takahiro Tokuyasu, Herbert Mayr: Electrophilic Reactivities of a,b-Unsaturated Iminium Ions. In: Angewandte Chemie. 47, 2008, p. 8723 - 8725 [electrophilicity · iminium ions · kinetics · organocatalysis].

Lawal, Prof. Dr. Olayide Samuel

Olabisi Onabanjo University, Nigeria
Field of research: Macromolecular chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Werner M. Kulicke Universität Hamburg
  • Olayide Samuel Lawal, M.D. Lechner, W.M. Kulicke: Single and multi-step carboxymethylation of water yam (dioscorea alata) starch: Synthesis and characterization. In: International Journal of Biological Macromolecules. 2008, p. 1 - 7.

Li, Dr. Nanwen


Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang H. Binder Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg
  • Nanwen Li, Suobo Zhang, Jia Liu, Feng Zhang: Synthesis and properties of sulfonated poly[bis(benzimidazobenzisoquinolinones)] as hydrolytically and thermooxidatively stable proton conducting ionomers. In: Macromolecules. 41, 2008, p. 4165 - 4172 [Proton exchange membranes, fuel cells].

Liao, Dr. Wei Wei

Jilin University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Thomas J.J. Müller Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • Daniel M. D’Souza, Wei-Wei Liao, Frank Rominger T. J. J. Mueller. : Dichotomies in Microwave-Assisted Propargyl-Isomerization–Claisen Domino Sequences Dependent on Base Strengths. 6, 2008, p. 532 - 539 [Microwave-assisted isomerization–Claisen domino reactions ].

Lu, Prof. Dr. Connie C.

University of Minnesota, United States of America
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Tobias Ritter Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung
  • Connie C. Lu, Eckhard Bill, Thomas Weyhermueller, Eberhard Bothe, and Karl Wieghardt: Neutral Bis(alpha-iminopyridine)metal Complexes of the First-Row Transition Ions (Cr, Mn, Fe, Co, Ni, Zn) and Their Monocationic Analogues: Mixed Valency Involving a Redox Noninnocent Ligand System. In: Journal of the American Chemical Society. 130, 2008, p. 3181 - 3197.

  • Nicoleta Muresan, Connie C. Lu, Meenakshi Ghosh, Jonas C. Peters, Megumi Abe, Lawrence M. Henling, Thomas Weyhermueller, Eckhard Bill, and Karl Wieghardt: Bis(α-diimine)iron Complexes: Electronic Structure Determination by Spectroscopy and Broken Symmetry Density Functional Theoretical Calculations. In: Inorganic Chemistry. 47, 2008, p. 4579 - 4590.

  • Connie C. Lu, Serena DeBeer George, Thomas Weyhermueller, Eckhard Bill, Eberhard Bothe, Karl Wieghardt: An Electron- Transfer Series of High-valent Chromium Complexes with Redox Non-innocent, Non-heme Ligands. In: Angewandte Chemie International Edition in English. 47, 2008, p. 6384 - 6387 [inorganic chemistry, spectroscopy].

Lu, Prof. Dr. Lehui

Chinese Academy of Sciences, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Alexander Eychmüller Universität Hamburg
  • Lehui Lu and Alexander Eychmueller: Ordered Macroporous Bimetallic Nanostructures: Design, Characterization and Applications. In: Accounts of Chemical Research. 41, 2008, p. 244 - 253 [bimetallic nanostructures, applications, highly ordered macroporosity].

Lu, Dr. Sheng-Mei

Chinese Academy of Sciences, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Carsten Bolm Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen
  • Sheng-Mei Lu, Carsten Bolm: Synthesis of Sulfoximine-Derived P,N Ligands and their Applications in Asymmetric Quinoline Hydrogenations. In: Adv. Synth. Catal.. 350, 2008, p. 1101 - 1105 [asymmetric catalysis; enantioselectivity; hydrogenation; iridium; quinolines; sulfoximines].

  • Sheng-Mei Lu, Carsten Bolm: Highly Chemo- and Enantioselective Hydrogenation of Linear a,b-Unsaturated Ketones. In: Chem. Eur. J.. 14, 2008, p. 7513 - 7516 [enantioselectivity · hydrogenation · iridium · ketones · sulfoximines].

  • Sheng-Mei Lu, Carsten Bolm: Highly Enantioselective Synthesis of Optically Active Ketones by Iridium-Catalyzed Asymmetric Hydrogenation. In: Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.. 47, 2008, p. 8920 - 8923 [asymmetric synthesis · enantioselectivity · enones · hydrogenation · iridium].

Lyon, Prof. Dr. Jonathan

University of Chicago, United States of America
Field of research: Spectroscopy
Host: Prof. Dr. Gerard Meijer Fritz-Haber-Institut der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft
  • Philipp Gruene, David Rayner, Britta Redlich,Lex van der Meer,Jonathan Lyon, Gerard Meijer, Andre Fielicke: Structures of Neutral Au7, Au19, and Au20 Clusters in the Gas Phase. In: Science. 321, 2008, p. 674 - 676.

Mackowski, Dr. Sebastian Pawel

Nicholas Copernicus University, Poland
Field of research: Spectroscopy
Host: Prof. Dr. Christoph Bräuchle Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • Tatas H.P. Brotosudarmo, Sebastian Mackowski, Eckhard Hofmann, Roger G. Hiller, Christoph Bräuchle, Hugo Scheer: Relative Binding Affinities of Chlorophylls in Peridinin - Chlorophyll - Protein Reconstituted with Heterochlorophyllous Mixtures. In: Photosynthesis Research . 95, 2008, p. 247 - 252 [reconstitution, light-harvesting, peridinin, chlorophyll].

  • Sebastian Mackowski, Stephan Wörmke, Tatas H.P. Brotosudarmo, Hugo Scheer, Christoph Bräuchle: Fluorescence Spectroscopy of Reconstituted Peridinin - Chlorophyll - Protein Complexes. In: Photosynthesis Research. 95, 2008, p. 253 - 260 [single molecule spectroscopy, peridinin-chlorophyll-protein, reconstitution, energy transfer].

Mandal, Dr. Debaprasad

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Ropar, India
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Peter Wasserscheid Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • Debaprasad Mandal, Markus Jurisch, C. S. Consorti, John A. Gladysz: Ionic Transformations in Extremely Nonpolar Fluorous Media: Easily Recoverable Phase Transfer Catalysts for Halide Substitution Reactions. In: Chemistry – an Asian Journal. 3, 2008, p. 1772 - 1782.

Martin, Prof. Dr. Ruben

Institute of Chemical Research of Catalonia (ICIQ), Spain
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Alois Fürstner Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung
  • Alois Fürstner, Keisuke Majima, Ruben Martin, Helga Krause, Egmont Kattnig, Richard Goddard, Christian W. Lehmann: ¿A Cheap Metal for a ¿Noble¿ Task: Preparative and Mechanistic Aspects of Cycloisomerization and Cycloaddition Reactions Catalyzed by Low-Valent Iron Complexes. In: Journal of the American Chemical Society. 130, 2008, p. 1992 - 2004 [Iron Cycloisomerization Cycloaddition ].

Matsushima, Dr. Hisayoshi

Hokkaido University, Japan
Field of research: Electrochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Andreas Bund Technische Universität Dresden
  • H. Matsushima, A. Ispas, A. Bund and B. Bozzini: Magnetic Field Effects on the Initial Stages of Electrodeposition Processes. In: Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry. 615, 2008, p. 191 - 196 [Magnetic field, Nucleation, MHD].

  • H. Matsushima, T. Iida, Y. Fukunaka and A. Bund: PEMFC in a High Magnetic Field. In: Fuel Cell. 8, 2008, p. 33 - 36 [PEMFC, Magnetic gradient field, Energy efficiency].

Mavrantonakis, Dr. Andreas

University of Minnesota, United States of America
Field of research: Theoretical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Willem M. Klopper Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe (FZK)
  • Andreas Mavrantonakis, Wim Klopper: First-Principles Study of Single and Multiple Dihydrogen Interaction with Lithium Containing Benzene Molecules. In: The Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 112, 2008, p. 11580 - 11585 [hydrogen storage materials, dihydrogen, lithiated organic molecules, density functional theory, DFT, ab initio methods.].

Mereacre, Dr. Valeriu

, Germany
Field of research: Molecular chemistry, complex chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Annie Powell Universität Karlsruhe (TH)
  • Valeriu Mereacre, Ayuk M. Ako, Rodolphe Clérac, Wolfgang Wernsdorfer, Ian J. Hewitt, Christopher E. Anson, Annie K. Powell: Heterometallic [Mn5-Ln4] Single-Molecule Magnets with High Anisotropy Barriers. In: Chemistry - A European Journal. 14, 2008, p. 3577 - 3584 [cluster compounds, lanthanides, magnetic properties, manganese, single-molecule magnets].

Miao, Dr. Shiding

Chinese Academy of Sciences, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Alexander Eychmüller Technische Universität Dresden
  • S. D. Miao, C. L. Zhang, Z. M. Liu, B. X. Han, Y. Xie, S. J. Ding, and Z. Z. Yang: Highly Efficient Nanocatalysts Supported on Hollow Polymer Nanospheres: Synthesis, Characterization, and Applications. In: J. Phys. Chem. C. 112, 2008, p. 774 - 780 [Polymer, supercritical CO2, catalyst, Heck reaction, hydrogenation].

Mihaylov, Dr. Mihail Yordanov

Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria
Field of research: Reaction kinetics and catalysis
Host: Prof. Dr. Helmut Knözinger Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • Mihail Mihaylov, Elena Ivanova, Yalin Hao, Konstantin Hadjiivanov, Bruce C. Gates, Helmut Knözinger: Oxidation by CO2 of Au0 Species on La2O3-Supported Gold Clusters. In: Chemical Communications. 2008, p. 175 - 177 [carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, gold catalyst, La2O3, CO oxidation, IR spectroscopy].

  • Mihail Mihaylov, Elena Ivanova, Yalin Hao, Konstantin Hadjiivanov, Helmut Knözinger, Bruce C. Gates: Gold Supported on La2O3: Structure and Reactivity with CO2 and Implications for CO Oxidation Catalysis. In: Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 112, 2008, p. 18973 - 18983 [carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, gold catalyst, La2O3, CO oxidation, IR spectroscopy].

Mishra, Prof. Dr. Phool Chand

Banaras Hindu University, India
Field of research: Theoretical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Sandor Suhai Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum (DKFZ)
  • Saumya Tiwari, Phool Chand Mishra, S. Suhai : Solvent Effect of Aqueous Media on Properties of Glycine: Significance of Specific and Bulk Solvent Effects, and Geometry Optimization in Aqueous Media . In: International Journal of Quantum Chemistry. 108, 2008, p. 1004 - 1016 [Amino acids, Glycine, Tautomerization, Reaction barrier, Solvent effect].

Mitewa, Prof. Dr. Mariana

St Kliment Ohridsky University of Sofia, Bulgaria
Field of research: Inorganic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. William Stephen Sheldrick Ruhr-Universität Bochum
  • Peter Dorkov, Ivayla N. Pantcheva, William S. Sheldrick, Heike Mayer-Figge, Rositza Petrova, Mariana Mitewa: Synthesis, structure and antimicrobial activity of manganese(II) and Cobald(II) complexes of the polyether ionophore antibiotic Sodium Monensin A. In: J. of Inorganic Biochemistry. 102, 2008, p. 26 - 32 [Polyether ionophore antibiotics; Monensin A; Transition metal complexes].

Nakayama, Dr. Koji

Ishihara Chemical Co., Ltd., Japan
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Gärtner Max-Planck-Institut für Chemische Energiekonversion
  • Koji Nakayama, Takashi Tachikawa, and Tetsuro Majima: Protein Recording Material: Photorecord/Erasable Protein Array Using a UV-Eliminative Linker. In: Langmuir. 24, 2008, p. 1625 - 1628.

  • Koji Nakayama, Takashi Tachikawa, and Tetsuro Majima: Spatial Control of Protein Binding on Lipid Bimembrane Using Photoeliminatve Linker. In: Langmuir. 24, 2008, p. 6425 - 6428.

Nandi, Dr. Chayan Kanti

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Mandi, India
Field of research: Spectroscopy
Host: Prof. Dr. Bernhard Brutschy Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main
  • Chayan Kanti Nandi, Partha Pratim Parui, Bernhard Brutschy, Ute Scheffer, Michael Goebel: Fluorescence Correlation Spectroscopy at single molecule level on the Tat-TAR complex and its inhibitors. In: Biopolymers. 89, 2008, p. 17 - 25 [HIV transcripts, Tat-TAR complex, Inhibitors, Fluorescence Correlation Spectroscopy, Binding constant, ].

Nedeltchev, Dr. Stoyan

Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria
Field of research: Techno-physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Adrian Schumpe Technische Universität Carolo-Wilhelmina zu Braunschweig
  • Stoyan Nedeltchev: "Simultaneous Application of Penetration Theory to Both Small and Large Bubbles Formed in a Column Operated Under Heterogeneous Regime". In: Chemical Engineering & Technology. 31, 2008, p. 315 - 323 [Absorption, Bubble columns, Bubbles, Mass transfer, Modeling].

  • Stoyan Nedeltchev and Adrian Schumpe: Chapter 10.3: Slurry Reactors. In: Handbook of Heterogeneous Catalysis, 2nd Edition. (Ed. G. Ertl, H. Knözinger, F. Schüth and J. Weitkamp) Weinheim (Germany): Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, 2008, p. 2132 - 2156 [Bubble Column Reactor, Flow Regimes, Backmixing, Gas Holdup, Mass-Transfer Coefficient, Heat-Transfer Coefficient].

  • Stoyan Nedeltchev and Adrian Schumpe: "A New Approach for the Prediction of Gas Holdup in Bubble Columns Operated Under Various Pressures in the Homogeneous Regime" (Outstanding Paper Award 2008). In: Journal of Chemical Engineering of Japan. 41, 2008, p. 744 - 755 [Bubble columns, Gas holdup, Bubble shape, Hydrodynamics, Organic liquids ].

Ninjbadgar, Prof. Dr. Tsedev

New Mongol Institute of Technology, Mongolia
Field of research: Solid state chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Georg Garnweitner Technische Universität Carolo-Wilhelmina zu Braunschweig
  • Georg Garnweitner, Ninjbadgar Tsedev, Hanno Dierke, and Markus Niederberger: Benzylamines as Versatile Agents for the One-Pot Synthesis and Highly Ordered Stacking of Anatase Nanoplatelets. In: Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. . 890, 2008, p. 890 - 895 [Nanostructures / Layered compounds / Titanium / Nonaqueous synthesis / Hybrid materials].

Novitchi, Dr. Ghenadie

Academy of Sciences of Moldova, Moldavia
Field of research: Molecular chemistry, complex chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Annie Powell Universität Karlsruhe (TH)
  • G. Novitchi, F. Riblet, R. Scopelliti, L. Helm, A. Gulea, A.E. Merbach, : Mechanism of Pyridine-Ligand Exchanges at the Different Labile Sites of 3d Heterometallic and Mixed Valence µ3-oxo Trinuclear Clusters. In: Inorg. Chem., . 47, 2008, p. 10587 - 10599.

  • G. Novitchi, V. Ciornea, S. Shova, A. Gulea, J.-P. Costes, A. K. Powell, : Heterometallic M2Cr4 (M(II)=Sr, Pb) clusters assembled by tris(μ-aqua) bridges. In: Eur. J. Inorg.Chem.. 2008, p. 1778 - 1783.

  • G. Novitchi, J.-P. Costes, J.-P. Tuchagues, L. Vendier, W. Wernsdorfer, : A Single Molecule Magnet (SMM) with a helicate structure. In: New J. Chem.. 32, 2008, p. 197 - 200.

Odeku, Prof. Dr. Oluwatoyin

University of Ibadan, Nigeria
Field of research: Pharmaceutical technology, galenics
Host: Dr. Jörg Fettke Universität Potsdam
  • Oluwatoyin Odeku Schmid Wolfgang; Picker-Freyer Katharina M : Material and tablet properties of pregelatinized (thermally modified) Dioscorea starches. In: European journal of pharmaceutics and biopharmaceutics . 70(1):, 2008, p. 357 - 71 [Dioscorea Elasticity Excipients Freeze Drying Pharmaceutical Technology Plant Tubers Solubility Starch Tablets ].

Padmanaban, Dr. Ramanathan

Pondicherry University, India
Field of research: Theory of physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Peter Saalfrank Universität Potsdam
  • Ramanathan Padmanaban and Mathias Nest: Origin of electronic structure and time-dependent state averaging in the multi-configuration time-dependent Hartree-Fock approach to electron dynamics. In: Chemical Physics Letters. 463, 2008, p. 263 - 266 [electron dynamics, MCTDHF method].

Pajeva, Prof. Dr. Ilza K.

Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria
Field of research: Pharmaceutical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Michael Wiese Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • Christoph Globisch Ilza Pajeva Michael Wiese: Identification of putative binding sites of P-glycoprotein based on its homoliogy model. In: ChemMedChem. 3, 2008, p. 280 - 295.

  • Christoph Globisch Ilza K. Pajeva Michael Wiese: Identification of Putative Binding Sites of P-glycoprotein Based on its Homology Model. In: ChemMedChem. 3, 2008, p. 280 - 295.

Panda, Prof. Aditya Narayan

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Guwahati, India
Field of research: Theory of physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Nikos Doltsinis Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
  • Aditya Narayan Panda: Quantum dynamics of Br + HD reaction. In: J. Phys. Chem. A. 112, 2008, p. 5327.

Pasupuleti, Dr. Vijai K.


Field of research: Technical chemistry, production chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Karl Schügerl Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover
  • Editors: Vijai K. Pasupuleti, PhD James W. Anderson, MD: Nutraceuticals, Glycemic Health and Type 2 Diabetes. USA: Wiley-Blaackwell, 2008, 489 pp. [Nutraceuticals, Glycemic Health, Diabetes, insuin, antioxidants, protein hydrolysates.].

Patra, Prof. Dr. Digambara

American University of Beirut, Lebanon
Field of research: Physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Jörg Enderlein Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Digambara Patra: Distinguishing motor oils at higher concentration range by evaluating total fluorescence quantum yield as a novel sensing tool. In: Sensors and Actuators B. 129, 2008, p. 632 - 638 [fluorescence sensor, petroleum fuels].

  • Digambara Patra: Application and developments in fluorescence spectroscopic techniques in studying individual molecules. In: Applied Spectroscopy Reviews. 43, 2008, p. 389 - 415 [Single Molecule Spectroscopy, Fluorescence].

  • Digambara Patra: Single molecule studies in chemical biology and nanosciences. In: Current Chemical Biology. 2 (3), 2008, p. 267 - 277 [Single Molecule Studies, Chemical Biology, Spectroscopy, Nanoscience].

Perez-Ruiz, Dr. Raul

Universidad Politecnica de Valencia, Spain
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Axel G. Griesbeck Universität zu Köln
  • Raúl Pérez-Ruiz, Olga Hinze, Jörg-M. Neudörfl, Dirk Blunk, Helmut Görner, and Axel G. Griesbeck: Photochemistry of Allyloxybenzophenones: a Pseudo-Paternò-Büchi Rearrangement Accompanied by Hydrogen Transfer Induced 1,5-Cyclization. In: Photochemical and Photobiology Science. 7, 2008.

Petrov, Dr. Petar D.

Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria
Field of research: Macromolecular chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Axel Müller Universität Bayreuth
  • Petar Petrov, Pavlina Mokreva, Christo B. Tsvetanov , and Levon Terlemezyan: Colloidal aqueous dispersion of polyaniline nanotubes grafted non-covalently with poly(ethylene oxide)-blockpoly( acrylic acid) copolymer. In: Colloid and Polymer Science. 286, 2008, p. 691 - 697 [Nanotubes; Polyaniline; Water-dispersible].

  • Petar Petrov, Jiayin Yuan, Krassimira Yoncheva, Axel H. E. Mueller, and Christo B. Tsvetanov: Wormlike Morphology Formation and Stabilization of “Pluronic P123” Micelles by Solubilization of Pentaerythritol Tetraacrylate. In: Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 112, 2008, p. 8879 - 8883 [stabilized micelles; UV irradiation].

Pierrat, Dr. Philippe

, France
Field of research: Natural products chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Stefan Bräse Universität Karlsruhe (TH)
  • Pierrat Philippe, Réthoré Céline, Muller Thierry, Braese Stefan: Design and Efficient Synthesis of Fullerene Bismalonates as Building Blocks for Metal Organic Frameworks and Organic Nanostructures. In: Synlett . 11, 2008, p. 1706 - 1710 [Fullerenes, malonate esters, Bingel reaction, molecular recognition, Metal Organic Frameworks].

Pillai, Dr. Pramod

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Pune, India
Field of research: Physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Christof M. Niemeyer Technische Universität Dortmund
  • Pramod P. Pillai, K George Thomas: Plasmon Coupling in Dimers of Au Nanorods. In: Advanced Materials. 20, 2008, p. 4300 - 4305 [Plasmon coupling, Gold nanorods, dimers, self-assembly, nanochains].

Piris, Prof. Dr. Mario

Universidad del Pais Vasco, Spain
Field of research: Theoretical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Peter Otto Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • Mario Piris, Xabier Lopez and Jesus M. Ugalde: Correlation holes for the helium dimer. In: Journal of Chemical Physics. 128, 2008, p. 134102 - 134108 [PNOF, NOFT, Helium Dimer, Coulomb Hole, Cumulant].

  • Mario Piris, Xabier Lopez, Jesus M. Ugalde: Natural orbital functional description of van der Waals interactions: A case study of the effect of the basis set for the helium dimer. In: International Journal of Quantum Chemistry. 108, 2008, p. 1660 - 1663 [PNOF, NOFT, RDMT, helium dimer, van der Waals].

  • Mario Piris, Jon M. Matxain, Jesus M. Ugalde: Piris natural orbital functional study of the dissociation of the radical helium dimer . In: Journal of Chemical Physics. 129, 2008, p. 14108 - 14113 [PNOF Natural Orbital Functional Theory Reduced Density Matrix Theory Radical Helium Dimer].

  • Mario Piris, Xabier Lopez, Jesus M. Ugalde: Electron-pair density relaxation holes. In: Journal of Chemical Physics. 128, 2008, p. 214105 - 214111 [PNOF Natural Orbital Functional Theory Correlation Holes ].

  • Jon M. Matxain, Elena Formoso, Jose M. Mercero, Mario Piris, Xabier Lopez, Jesus M. Ugalde : Magnetic Endohedral Transition-Metal-Doped Semiconduncting-Nanoclusters . In: Chemistry - A European Journal. 14, 2008, p. 8547 - 8554 [ab initio calculations endohedral compounds inorganic fullerenes semiconducting nano-clusters transition metals ].

Pohl, Dr.-Ing. habil. Pawel

Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland
Field of research: Analytical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Jose A.C. Broekaert Universität Hamburg
  • Pawel Pohl, Israel Jiménez Zapata and Nicolas H. Bings: Optimization and comparison of chemical and electrochemical hydride generation for optical emission spectrometric determination of arsenic and antimony using a novel miniaturized microwave induced argon plasma exiting the microstrip wafer. In: Analytica Chimica Acta. 606, 2008, p. 9 - 18.

  • Pawel Pohl, Israel Jimenéz Zapata, Edgar Voges, Nicolas H. Bings and José A. C. Broekaert : Comparison of the cold vapor generation using NaBH4 and SnCl2 as reducing agents and atomic emission spectrometry for the determination of Hg with a microstrip microwave induced argon plasma exiting from the wafer. In: Microchimica Acta. 161, 2008, p. 175 - 184 [Microstrip microwave induced plasma; cold vapor generation; SnCl2; NaBH4; mercury; optical emission spectrometry].

  • Pawel Pohl: Determination and fractionation of metals in beer: a review. In: Food Additives and Contaminants . 25, 2008, p. 693 - 703 [beer; metals; determination; fractionation; atomic spectrometry].

  • M. A. Amberger, N. H. Bings, P. Pohl, J. A. C. Broekaert: Investigation of electrochemical hydride generation coupled to microwave plasma torch optical emission spectrometry for the determination of arsenic: analytical figures of merit, interference studies and application to environmentally relevant samples. In: International Journal of Environmental Analytical Chemistry. 88, 2008, p. 625 - 636.

  • Pawel Pohl, Israel Jimenez Zapata, Martin A. Amberger, Nicolas H. Bings, Jose A.C. Broekaert: Characterization of a microwave microstrip helium plasma with gas-phase sample introduction for the optical emission spectrometric determination of bromine, chlorine, sulfur and carbon using a miniaturized optical fiber spectrometer. In: Spectrochimica Acta, Part B . 63, 2008, p. 415 - 421 [Microstrip plasma optical emission spectrometry; Gas-phase sample introduction; Bromine; Chlorine; Sulfur].

  • Pawel Pohl: Metals in beer. In: Beer in Health and Disease Prevention. (Ed. Victor R. Preedy) Elsevier Inc., Academic Press, 2008, p. 349 - 358.

  • Bartlomiej Prusisz, Pawel Pohl: Removal of organic macromolecules with ion exchange resins prior to the ion chromatographic analysis of taurine in infant formula and milk. In: Microchimica Acta. 162, 2008, p. 167 - 173 [Lipids removal; protein removal; ion exchange resin; solid phase extraction; ion chromatography].

Popov, Dr. Alexey Alexandrovich

Leibniz-Institut für Festkörper- und Werkstoffforschung Dresden (IFW) e.V., Germany
Field of research: Physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Lothar Dunsch Leibniz-Institut für Festkörper- und Werkstoffforschung Dresden (IFW) e.V.
  • Ivan E. Kareev, Alexey A. Popov, Igor V. Kuvychko, Natalia B. Shustova, Sergey F. Lebedkin, Vyachevslav P. Bubnov, Oren P. Anderson, Konrad Seppelt, Steven H. Strauss, Olga V. Boltalina: Synthesis and X-ray or NMR/DFT Structure Elucidation of Twenty-One New Trifluoromethyl Derivatives of Soluble Cage Isomers of C76, C78, C84, and C90. In: Journal of the American Chemical Society. 130, 2008, p. 13471 - 13489 [Higher fullerenes, trifluoromethylation, DFT calculations, NMR spectroscopy, molecular structure].

Pothiraja, Dr. Ramasamy

Bharathidasan University, India
Field of research: Inorganic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Anjana Devi Ruhr-Universität Bochum
  • Pothiraja, Ramasamy; Shanmugan, Swaminathan; Walawalkar, Mrinalini G.; Nethaji, Munirathinam; Butcher, Ray J.; Murugavel, Ramaswamy.: Structural diversity in zinc phosphates and phosphinates: observation of a lattice water dimer sandwiched between phosphoryl oxygen atoms. In: European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry. 11, 2008, p. 1834 - 1845 [Zinc, Phosphate].

  • Murugavel, R.; Choudhury, Amitava; Walawalkar, M. G.; Pothiraja, R.; Rao, C. N. R: Metal Complexes of Organophosphate Esters and Open-Framework Metal Phosphates: Synthesis, Structure, Transformations, and Applications. In: Chemical Reviews. 108, 2008, p. 3549 - 3655 [phosphate].

Prabusankar, Dr. Ganesan

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Hyderabad, India
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Roland A. Fischer Ruhr-Universität Bochum
  • Ganesan Prabusankar, Andreas Kempter, Christian Gemel, Marie-Katrin Schröter, and Roland A. Fischer: [Sn17{GaCl(ddp)}4]: A High-Nuclearity Metalloid Tin Cluster Trapped by Electrophilic Gallium Ligands. In: Angewandte Chemie International Edition Highlighted in Nachrichten Auf Der Chemie 2008, 56(11), 1105 Highlighted in Nachrichten Auf Der Chemie 2009, 57(03), 221 . 47, 2008, p. 7234 - 7237 [gallium · Group 13 ligands · metalloid clusters · tin].

Pradines, Dr. Vincent

, France
Field of research: Boundary layer chemistry, interfacial chemistry
Host: Dr. Reinhard Miller Max-Planck-Institut für Kolloid- und Grenzflächenforschung
  • Vincent Pradines, Alina J. Stroia, Peter Faller: Amyloid Fibrils: Modulation and Formation and Structure by Copper(II). In: New J. Chem.. 32, 2008, p. 1189 - 1194.

Prasad, Prof. Dr. Kavirayani R.

Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Lutz-F. Tietze Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Kavirayani R. Prasad, Shivajirao L Gholap: Stereoselective total synthesis of (+)-cardiobutanolide. In: Journal of Organic Chemistry. 73, 2008, p. 2916 - 2919 [total synthesis, styryllactone, cardiobutanolide].

Quang, Prof. Dr. Dang Ngoc

Hanoi National University of Education, Vietnam
Field of research: Pharmaceutical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Ludger Wessjohann Leibniz-Institut für Pflanzenbiochemie, Halle (IPB)
  • Dang Ngoc Quang, Peter Spiteller, Andrea Porzel, Jürgen Schmidt, Torsten Geissler, Norbert Arnold, and Ludger Wessjohann : Alkaloids from the Mushroom Pseudobaeospora pyrifera, Pyriferines A−C . In: Journal of Natural Products. 71, 2008, p. 1620 - 1622.

Raichur, Prof. Dr. Ashok M.

Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India
Field of research: Interfacial, boundary layer and surface chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Thomas Groth Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg
  • Biswas, Modhura Raichur, Ashok M.: Electrokinetic and Rheological Properties of Nano Zirconia in the Presence of Rhamnolipid Biosurfactant. In: Journal of the American Ceramic Society. 91(10), 2008, p. 3197 - 3201 [biosurfactant zeta potential dispersion ceramic nanoparticle].

Ramakrishna Reddy, Dr. Singidi

Ohio State University, United States of America
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Lutz-F. Tietze Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Singidi Ramakrishna Reddy and T. RajanBabu: Catalyzed Cyclizations Leading to Enrichment of Functionality and Chirality. A General Approach to Dibenzocyclooctadiene Lignans from α,ω-Diynes . In: Organic Letters. 10, 2008, p. 3351 - 3353 [axially chiral diynes, boron-tin reagent, dibenzocycloocadiene lignans, natural products].

Ramesh, Dr. Patnam


Field of research: Natural products chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Hartmut Laatsch Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Patnam Ramesh, Bathelemy Ngameni, Pascal Sonna, Bonaventure T. Ngadjui, Rene Roy, Berhandu M. Abegaz: Hemisynthesis and spectroscopic characterization of three glycosylated 4-hydrocylonchocarpins from Dorstenia barteri Buereau. In: ARKIVOC. VI, 2008, p. 152.

  • Patnam Ramesh, Denis Giguere, Marc-Andre Bonin, Philipe Cloutier, Christian St-Pierre, Sachiko Sato, Rene Roy: Synthesis of stable and selective inhibitors of human galectins-1 and -3. In: Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry. 16, 2008, p. 7811.

Rapta, Dr.-Ing. Peter

Slovak University of Technology, Slovakia
Field of research: Chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Lothar Dunsch Leibniz-Institut für Festkörper- und Werkstoffforschung Dresden (IFW) e.V.
  • Vladimír Lukeš, Katarína Matuszná, Peter Rapta, Roland Šolc, Lothar Dunsch, Adelia Aquino and Hans Lischka: Experimental and theoretical study of model ladder fluoranthenopyracylene with extended pi-conjugation upon charging: Structure and optical properties. In: J. Phys. Chem. C. 112, 2008, p. 3949 - 3958.

  • Peter Rapta, Alexey A. Popov, Shangfeng Yang, Lothar Dunsch: The Charged States of Sc3N@C68: An in situ Spetroelectrochemical Study of the Radical Cation and Radical Anion of a Non-IPR Fullerene. In: J. Phys. Chem. A. 112, 2008, p. 5858 - 5865.

  • M. Zalibera, P. Rapta, L. Dunsch: The power of in–situ ESR spectroelectrochemistry in the analysis of a C84 fullerene isomer. In: Electrochemistry Communications. 10, 2008, p. 943 - 946.

  • Michal Zalibera, Alexey A. Popov, Martin Kalbac, Peter Rapta, and Lothar Dunsch: The Extended View on The Empty C2(3)-C82 Fullerene: Isolation, Spectroscopic, Electrochemical and Spectroelectrochemical Characterization and DFT Calculations. In: Chemistry - A European Journal. 14, 2008, p. 9960 - 9967.

  • Roland Šolc, Vladimír Lukeš, Peter Rapta, Horst Hartmann, Lothar Dunsch: Structural changes in amino-arylthiophene and 2-diarylthiophene-based starburst compounds upon charging - a theoretical and spectroelectrochemical study. In: ChemPhysChem. 8, 2008, p. 2501 - 2509.

Razus, Prof. Dr. Alexandru M.C.

Romanian Academy, Romania
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Klaus Hafner Technische Universität Darmstadt
  • Alexandru M.C. Razus Claudia Pavel, Oana Lehadus, Simona Nica and Andreea Corbu: Synthesis and properties of [1,6]biazulenyl system. In: Tetrahedron. 64, 2008, p. 1792 - 1797.

Razus, Dr. Domnina-M.

Romanian Academy, Romania
Field of research: Physical chemistry
Host: Dr. Norbert Pfeil Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung (BAM)
  • Dumitru Oancea, Octavian Staicu, Valentin Munteanu and Domnina-M. Razus: Catalytic Combustion of the Stoichiometric n-Butane / Air Mixture on Isothermally Heated Platinum Wire. In: Catal. Lett.. 121, 2008, p. 247 - 254.

Ren, Dr. Zefeng

, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Reaction kinetics and catalysis
Host: Prof. Dr. Martin Wolf Fritz-Haber-Institut der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft
  • Zefeng Ren, Li Che, Minghui Qiu, Xingan Wang, Wenrui Dong, Dongxu Dai, Xiuyan Wang, Xueming Yang, Zhigang Sun, Bina Fu, Lee Soo-Y, Xin Xu, Donghui Zhang: Probing the resonance potential in the F atom reaction with hydrogen deuteride with spectroscopic accuracy. In: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 105, 2008, p. 12662 - 12666 [crossed molecular beams scattering; potential energy surfaces; reaction dynamics; reaction resonances ].

  • Xingan Wang, Wenrui Dong, Chunlei Xiao, Li Che, Zefeng Ren, Dongxu Dai, Xiuyan Wang, Piergiorgio Casavecchia, Xueming Yang, Bin Jiang, Daiqian Xie, Zhigang Sun, Soo-Y. Lee, Donghui Zhang, Hans-Joachim Werner, Millard H. Alexander: The extent of non-Born-Oppenheimer Coupling in the reaction of Cl(2P) with para-H2. In: Science. 322, 2008, p. 573 - 576 [Born-Oppenheimer approximation, crossed molecular beams scattering; potential energy surfaces; reaction dynamics].

  • Xingan Wang, Wenrui Dong, Minghui Qiu, Zefeng Ren, Li Che, Dongxu Dai, Xiuyan Wang, Xueming Yang, Zhigang Sun, Bina Fu, Soo-Y. Lee, Xin Xu, Donghui Zhang: HF(v '=3) forward scattering in the F+H2 reaction: Shape resonance and slow-down mechanism. In: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 105, 2008, p. 6227 - 6231 [chemical reaction dynamics; crossed molecular beam experiment; potential energy surface ].

Reviakine, Dr. Ilya

CIC biomaGUNE, Spain
Field of research: Physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Diethelm Johannsmann Technische Universität Clausthal
  • Elena Rojas, Marta Gallego, Ilya Reviakine : Effect of sample heterogeneity on the interpretation of quartz crystal microbalance. In: Analytical Chemistry. 80, 2008, p. 8982 - 8990.

  • Diethelm Johannsmann, Ilya Reviakine, Elena Rojas, Marta Gallego: Effect of sample heterogeneity on the interpretation of QCM(-D) data: Comparison of combined QCM/AFM measurements with finite element method (FEM) modeling. In: Analytical Chemistry. 80, 2008, p. 8891 - 8899.

Rozanska, Dr. Xavier


Field of research: Reaction kinetics and catalysis
Host: Prof. Dr. Joachim Sauer Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
  • Xavier Rozanska, Evgenii V. Kondratenko, Joachim Sauer: Oxidative dehydrogenation of propane: Differences between N2O and O2 in the reoxidation of reduced vanadia sites and consequences for selectivity. In: Journal of Catalysis. 256, 2008, p. 84 - 94 [Oxidative dehydrogenation; Oxidation; Propane; Propene; Nitrous oxide; DFT; Reaction mechanism; Selectivity; Oxygen species].

  • Xavier Rozanska, Joachim Sauer: Oxidative conversion of C1-C3 alkanes by vanadium oxide catalysts. DFT results and their accuracy. In: Int. J. Quantum Chem.. 108, 2008, p. 2223 - 2229 [DFT, accuracy, B3LYP, CCSD(T)].

Saleem, Prof. Dr. Muhammad

Islamia University, Pakistan
Field of research: Natural products chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Harald Gross Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen
  • Muhammad Shaiq Ali, Shakil Ahmed and Muhammad Saleem: A Rearranged Multiflorane from Euphorbia wallichii Hook F. (Euphorbiaceae. In: Molecules. 13, 2008, p. 405 - 411.

Salo-Ahen, Dr. Outi Maija Helena

Abo Akademi, Finland
Field of research: Pharmaceutical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Rebecca Wade Heidelberger Institut für Theoretische Studien (HITS)
  • Karin Wölkart, Outi Maija Helena Salo-Ahen, Rudolf Bauer: CB Receptor Ligands from Plants. In: Curr. Top. Med. Chem. . 8, 2008, p. 173 - 186 [endogenous cannabinoid system, human cannabinoid receptor, CB1, CB2, endocannabinoids, Cannabin sativa L., delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol, Echinacea species, alkamides, therapeutic applications].

Sangermano, Dr. Marco

Politecnico di Torino, Italy
Field of research: Macromolecular chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Brigitte Voit Leibniz-Institut für Polymerforschung Dresden e.V.
  • Marco Sangermano, Sven Pegel, Petra Pötschke, Brigitte Voit: ANTISTATIC EPOXY COATINGS WITH CARBON NANTUBES OBTAINED BY CATIONIC PHOTOPOLYMERIZATION . In: Macromolecular Rapid Communication. 5, 2008, p. 396 - 400 [Cationic Photopolymerization Carbon nanotubes POlymeric nanocomposites].

Sepelak, Prof. Dr. Vladimir

Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT), Germany
Field of research: Solid state chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Klaus Dieter Becker Technische Universität Carolo-Wilhelmina zu Braunschweig
  • I. Bergmann, V. Sepelak, A. Feldhoff, P. Heitjans, K. D. Becker: Particle size dependent cation distribution in lithium ferrite spinel LiFe5O8. In: Reviews on Advanced Materials Science. 18, 2008, p. 375 - 378 [nanomaterial; nonequilibrium cation distribution; in-field Mössbauer spectroscopy].

  • V. Sepelak, I. Bergmann, A. Diekmann, P. Heitjans, K. D. Becker: Mechanosynthesis of nanocrystalline iron germanate Fe2GeO4 with a nonequilibrium cation distribution. In: Reviews on Advanced Materials Science. 18, 2008, p. 349 - 352 [nanooxide; a single-step synthesis; mechanochemical processing].

Shaikh, Dr. Nadim S.

Advinus Therapeutics Ltd., India
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Matthias Beller Universität Rostock
  • Nadim S Shaikh · Stephan Enthaler · Kathrin Junge · Matthias Beller: Iron-Catalyzed Enantioselective Hydrosilylation of Ketones. In: Angewandte Chemie International Edition 07/2008; 47(13):2497-501. . 47, 2008, p. 2497 - 2501 [Organic catalysis, Iron catalysis, Hydrosilylation, Asymmetric].

  • Nadim S. Shaikh · Kathrin Junge · Matthias Beller: A Convenient and General Iron-Catalyzed Hydrosilylation of Aldehydes. In: Organic Letters. 9, 2008, p. 5429 - 5432 [Catalysis, Iron, Hydrosilylation, Aldehydes, Alcohols].

Shaikh, Dr. Rafik Rajjak

University of Rajasthan, India
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans-Joachim Knölker Technische Universität Dresden
  • Shaikh, Rafik R., Mazzanti, A., Petrini, M., Bartoli, G., and Melchiorre, P.: Proline Catalyzed Asymmetric Formal α-Alkylation of Aldehydes via vinylogous Iminium Ion Intermediate Generated from ArylsulfonylIndoles. In: Angewandte Chemie International Edition . 47, 2008, p. 8707 - 8710 [aldehydes · alkylation · indoles · organocatalysis · proline].

  • Palmieri, A., Petrini, M., and Shaikh, Rafik R.: Double Functionalization of N-Boc-3-(Tosylmethyl)indole Exploiting the Activating Properties of the Tosyl Group. In: SYNLETT. 12, 2008, p. 1245 - 1251 [carbanions, eliminations, indoles, nucleophilic additions, sulfones].

  • Petrini, M., and Shaikh, Rafik R.: Synthesis of Indolylalkylphosphonates and 3-(1-Diphenylphosphinoalkyl) Indoles by Reaction of 3-(1-Arylsulfonylalkyl) Indoles with Phosphorus Derivatives. In: Tetrahedron Letters. 49, 2008, p. 5645 - 5648 [Conjugate addition, Imines, Indoles, Phosphines, Phosphites, Sulfones].

  • Ballini, R., Palmieri, A., Petrini, M., and Shaikh, Rafik R.: Reaction of 3-(1-Arylsulfonylalkyl) Indoles with Easily Enolisable Derivatives Promoted by Potassium Fluoride on Basic Alumina. In: Advanced Synthesis & Catalysis. 350, 2008, p. 129 - 134 [basic alumina; carbanions; conjugate addition; heterogeneous catalysis; indoles].

Shen, Prof. Dr. Yan

Huazhong University of Science and Technology, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Electrochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Gunther Wittstock Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg
  • Yan Shen, Markus Träuble , Gunther Wittstock: Detection of Hydrogen Peroxide Produced during Electrochemical Oxygen Reduction. In: Anal. Chem.. 80, 2008, p. 750 - 759 [oxygen reduction, Hydrogen peroxide, SECM].

  • Yan Shen, Markus Träuble , Gunther Wittstock: Preparation of noble metal particle on matrix multilayer film and their application as electrocatalyst for oxygen reduction studied using SECM. In: PCCP. 10(25), 2008, p. 3635 - 3644 [noble metal particles, electrocatalyst, oxygen reduction, SECM].

Singh, Dr. Neera

Indian Agricultural Research Institute, India
Field of research: Environmental chemistry, environmental toxicology
Host: Prof. Dr. Andreas Schäffer Fraunhofer-Institut für Molekularbiologie und Angewandte Ökologie (IME)
  • Neera Singh, D. Hennecke, J. Hoerner, W. Koerdel, A. Schaeffer: Degradation of trinitrotoluene in contaminated soils as affected by its initial concentrations and its binding to soil organic matter fractions. In: J Environ Sci Health, Part A. 43, 2008, p. 348 - 356 [Trinitrotoluene, organic matter, degradation].

  • Neera Singh, D. Hennecke, J. Hoerner, W. Koerdel, A. Schaeffer: Mobility and degradation of trinitrotoluene/metabolites in soil columns: Effect of soil organic carbon conten. In: J. Environ. Sci. Health. A43, 2008, p. 682 - 693 [Trinitrotoluene, organic carbon, leaching, degradation].

  • Neera Singh, D. Hennecke, J. Hoerner, W. Koerdel, A. Schaeffer: Sorption-desorption of trinitrotoluene in soils: Effect of saturating metal cations. In: Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol.. 80, 2008, p. 443 - 446 [Trinitrotoluene, sorption, metal cations].

  • Neera Singh: Biocompost from sugar distillery effluent: Effect on metribuzin degradation, sorption and mobility. In: Pest Manag. Sci.. 64, 2008, p. 1057 - 1062 [Metrinuzin, Biocompost, Sorption, Mobility].

  • Neera Singh, N. Sethunathan, M. Megharaj, R. Naidu: Bioavailability of sorbed pesticides to bacteria: An overview. In: Chemicals Bioavailability in Terrestrial Environment. (Ed. A.E. Hartemink, A.B. McBratney and Ravendra Naidu) Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Elsevier, 2008, p. 73 - 82 [Pesticide, Bioavailability, Sorption].

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)
  • Filip Uhlik, Zdenek Slanina, Shigeru Nagase : Computational treatment of alkaline earth encapsulations in C74: Relative thermodynamic production abundances . In: Fullerenes, Nanotubes, and Carbon Nanostructures . 16, 2008, p. 507 - 516 [Metallofullerenes, nanotechnology, molecular memories, quantum-chemical computations, encapsulation yields. ].

  • Zdenek Slanina, Filip Uhlik, Shyi-Long Lee, Shigeru Nagase : Fullerenic Structures: Computational Concepts of Their Stability. In: DFT CALCULATIONS ON FULLERENES AND CARBON NANOTUBES . (Ed. Vladimir A. Basiuk and Stephan Irle ) Trivandrum, India: Research Signpost , 2008, p. 1 - 30 [fullerenes, metallofullerenes, nanotubes, nanotechnology, molecular electronics ].

Smelcerovic, Prof. Dr. Andrija

University of Nis, Serbia
Field of research: Pharmaceutical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Michael Spiteller Technische Universität Dortmund
  • Michael Spiteller, Tevfik Özen, Andrija Smelcerovic, Sebastian Zuehlke, Neda Mimica-Dukić : Phenolic constituents and the in vitro antioxidant activity of the flowers of Hypericum venustum. In: Fitoterapia. 79, 2008, p. 191 - 193 [Hypericum venustum, antioxidant activity, scavenging activity ].

  • Sandra Glišić, Andrija Smelcerovic, Sebastian Zuehlke, Michael Spiteller, Dejan Skala : Extraction of hyperforin and adhyperforin from St. John’s Wort (Hypericum perforatum L.) by supercritical carbon dioxide. In: Journal of Supercritical Fluids . 45, 2008, p. 332 - 337 [Hypericum perforatum L., St. John’s Wort, supercritical fluid extraction, hyperforin, adhyperforin].

Spikes, Dr. Geoffrey Hugh

Johnson Matthey, United Kingdom
Field of research: Molecular chemistry, complex chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Karl Wieghardt Max-Planck-Institut für Chemische Energiekonversion
  • Geoffrey Hugh Spikes, Eckhard Bill, Thomas Weyhermüller, Karl Wieghardt: Transition Metal Complexes with Singly-Reduced 1,2-Diketone Radical Ligands. In: Angewandte Chemie. 120, 2008, p. 3015 - 3019 [Iron Nickel Diketone Radical DFT].

  • Geoffrey Hugh Spikes Stephen Sproules Eckhard Bill Thomas Weyhermller Karl Wieghardt*: One- and Two-Electron Reduced 1,2-Diketone Ligands in [CrIII(L•)3] (S = 0) and Na2(Et2O)2[VIV(LRed)3] (S = 1/2). In: Inorganic Chemistry. 47, 2008, p. 10935 - 10944 [Inorganic Chemistry Coordination Chemistry Non-innocent Ligands].

  • Geoffrey Hugh Spikes Carsten Milsmann Eckhard Bill Thomas Weyhermüller Karl Wieghardt*: One- and Two-Electron Reduced 1,2-Diketone Ligands in [ZnII(L•)2(Et2O)], [CoII(L•)2(Et2O)], and Na2(Et2O)4[CoII(LRed)2]. In: Inorganic Chemistry. 47, 2008, p. 11745 - 11754 [Inorganic Chemistry Non-innocent Ligands Cobalt Zinc DFT].

Stacchiola, Dr. Dario

Brookhaven National Laboratory, United States of America
Field of research: Reaction kinetics and catalysis
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans-Joachim Freund Fritz-Haber-Institut der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft
  • DJ Stacchiola*, M Baron, S Kaya, J Weissenrieder, S Shaikhutdinov, H-J Freund: Growth of stoichiometric sub-nm silica films . In: Appl. Phys. Lett. 92, 2008, p. 011911.

Stewart, Prof. Dr. Scott Gordon

University of Western Australia, Australia
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Matthias Beller Universität Rostock
  • Scott Gordon Stewart W. M. Loke, J. M. Proudfoot, S. Stewart, A. J. McKinley, P. W. Needs, P. A. Kroon, J. M. Hodgson and K. D. Croft: Metabolic transformation has a profound effect on anti-inflammatory activity of flavonoids such as quercetin: Lack of association between antioxidant and lipoxygenase inhibitory activity. In: Biochemical Pharmacology. 75, 2008, p. 1045.

  • Scott Gordon Stewart, T. A. Hill, C. P. Gordon, S. P. Ackland, J. Gilbert, B. Sauer, J. A Sakoff, A. McCluskey, : Norcantharidin Analogues: Synthesis, Anticancer Activity and Protein Phosphatase 1 and 2A Inhibition. In: ChemMedChem. 3 , 2008, p. 1878 [Medicinal Chemistry].

Sun, Prof. Dr. Wen-Hua

Chinese Academy of Sciences, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Gerhard Erker Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
  • Min Zhang, Peng Hao, Weiwei Zuo, Suyun Jie, Wen-Hua Sun: 2-(Benzimidazol-2-yl)-110-phenanthrolyl metal (Fe and Co) complexes and their catalytic behaviors toward ethylene oligomerization,. In: J. Organomet. Chem.. 693, 2008, p. 483 - 491 [Ferric and cobaltous complexes, ethylene oligomerization].

  • Yanjun Chen, Weiwei Zuo, Peng Hao, Shu Zhang, Kun Gao, Wen-Hua Sun: Chromium(III) Complexes Ligated by 2-(1-Isopropyl-2-benzimidazolyl)-6-(1- (arylimino)ethyl)pyridines: Synthesis Characterization and Their Ethylene Oligomerization and Polymerization,. In: J. Organomet. Chem. . 693, 2008, p. 750 - 762 [Chromium(III) Complex, Synthesis, Ethylene Oligomerization, Polymerization].

  • Kefeng Wang, Katrin Wedeking, Weiwei Zuo, Dongheng Zhang, Wen-Hua Sun : Iron (II) and Cobalt (II) Complexes Bearing N-((Pyridin-2-yl)methylene)-quinolin- 8-amine Derivatives: Synthesis and Application to Ethylene Oligomerization. In: J. Organomet. Chem. . 693 , 2008, p. 1073 - 1080 [Iron (II),Cobalt (II), Complex, Ethylene Oligomerization].

  • Wen-Hua Sun, Shu Zhang, Weiwei Zuo : Our Variations on Iron and Cobalt Catalysts toward Ethylene Oligomerization and Polymerization. In: C. R. Chim. 11, 2008, p. 307 - 316 [Account paper, iron procatalyst, cobalt procatalyst, ethylene reactivity].

  • Miao Shen, Peng Hao, Wen-Hua Sun: Synthesis, Characterization and Catalytic Behaviors of Neutral Nickel Complexes: Arylnickel N-Alkyl-6-(1-(arylimino) ethyl)picolinamide,. In: J. Organomet. Chem. . 693, 2008, p. 1683 - 1695.

  • Yanjun Chen, Peng Hao, Weiwei Zuo, Kun Gao, Wen-Hua Sun, : 2-(1-Isopropyl-2-benzimidazolyl)-6-(1-aryliminoethyl)pyridyl transition metal (Fe, Co, and Ni) dichlorides: syntheses, characterizations and their catalytic behaviors toward ethylene reactivity,. In: J. Organomet. Chem.. 693 , 2008, p. 1829 - 1840.

  • Shaofeng Liu, Weiwei Zuo, Shu Zhang, Peng Hao, Deligeer Wang, Wen-Hua Sun: Bis(2-(6-methylpyridin-2-yl)-benzimidazolyl)titanium dichloride and Titanium Bis(6-benzimidazolylpyridine-2-carboxylimidate): Synthesis, Characterization and Their Catalytic Behaviors for Ethylene Polymerization. In: J. Polym. Sci. A: Polym. Chem. 46 , 2008, p. 3411 - 3423.

  • Weiwei Zuo, Shu Zhang, Shaofeng Liu, Xijie Liu, Wen-Hua Sun, : Half-Titanocene Complexes Bearing Dianionic 6-Benzimidazolylpyridyl-2- carboximidate Ligands: Synthesis, Characterization, and Their Ethylene Polymerization. In: J. Polym. Sci. A: Polym. Chem. 46, 2008, p. 3396 - 3410.

  • Saliu A. Amolegbe, Maliha Asma, Min Zhang, Gang Li and Wen-Hua Sun, : Synthesis, Characterization and Ethylene Oligomerization and Polymerization by 2-Quinoxalinyl-6-iminopyridine Chromium Chlorides,. In: Austr. J. Chem. 61, 2008, p. 397 - 403.

  • Maliha Asma, Sheriff Adewuyi, Xiaofei Kuang, Amin Badshah and Wen-Hua Sun, : An Improved Synthetic Protocol and Plausible Mechanism in Forming Acetylpyridines from 2,6-Dicarbethoxypyridine,. In: Lett. Org. Chem . 5, 2008, p. 296 - 299.

  • Wenjuan Zhang, Xiubo Tang, Hongwei Ma, Wen-Hua Sun and Christoph Janiak,: 2-[1-(2,6-diisopropylphenylimino)ethyl]pyridyl-palladium dibromide polymorphs originating from different Br•••psi and C-H•••Br contacts,. In: Eur. J. Inorg. Chem.. 2008, p. 2830 - 2836.

  • Kefeng Wang, Peng Hao, Deqing Zhang, Wen-Hua Sun : Tridentate N^N^N Iron(II) and Cobalt(II) Complexes of Ion-paired Structures: Synthesis, Characterization and Magnetism. In: J. Mol. Struct.. 890, 2008, p. 95 - 100.

  • Yong Cui, Shu Zhang, Wen-Hua Sun, Synthesis, : characterization and catalytic behavior of dimeric Co(II) and Ni (II) complexes containing N,N’-(phenyl-2- pyridinylmethylene)-3,3',5,5'-tetramethylbenzidine,. In: Chin. J. Polym. Sci.. 26, 2008, p. 539 - 545.

  • Rong Gao Liwei Xiao Xiang Hao Wen-Hua Sun and Fosong Wang : Synthesis of benzoxazolylpyridine nickel complexes and their efficient dimerization of ethylene to α-butene. In: Dalton Trans.. 2008, p. 5645 - 5651.

  • Rong Gao, Min Zhang, Tongling Liang, Fosong Wang and Wen-Hua Sun: Nickel (II) Complexes Chelated by 2-Arylimino-6-Benzoxazolylpyridine: Syntheses, Characterization and Ethylene Oligomerization. In: Organometallics. 27, 2008, p. 5641 - 5648.

  • Liwei Xiao, Suyun Jie,Yingxia Song, Xiaoping Cao, Wen-Hua Sun : Transformation of 2-Alkoxyimidate -1,10-phenanthroline Metal (Mn2+, Co2+ and Ni2+) chlorides from Bis(2-cyano-1,10-phenanthroline) Metal Chlorides: Syntheses, Characterizations and Their Catalytic Behavior toward ethylene oligomerization. In: J. Organomet. Chem.. 693, 2008, p. 3858 - 3866.

  • Min Zhang, Rong Gao, Xiang Hao, Wen-Hua Sun: 2-Oxazoline/ benzoxazole-1,10-phenanthrolinylmetal (Iron, Cobalt or Nickel) Dichloride: Synthesis, Characterization and Their Catalytic Reactivity for the Ethylene Oligomerization. In: J. Organomet. Chem.. 693 , 2008, p. 3867 - 3877.

  • Min Zhang, Rong Gao, Xiang Hao, Wen-Hua Sun: 2-Oxazoline/ benzoxazole-1,10-phenanthrolinylmetal (Iron, Cobalt or Nickel) Dichloride: Synthesis, Characterization and Their Catalytic Reactivity for the Ethylene Oligomerization. In: J. Organomet. Chem.. 693 , 2008, p. 3867 - 3877.

Sundararajan, Dr. Mahesh

Bhabha Atomic Research Center, India
Field of research: Theoretical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Frank Neese Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • Prabha Jayapal, David Robinson, Mahesh Sundararajan, Ian H Hillier, and Joseph J W McDouall.: High level ab initio and DFT calculations of models of the catalytically active Ni¿Fe hydrogenases. In: Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics.. 10, 2008, p. 1734 - 1738.

  • Mahesh Sundararajan, Andrew J Campbell and Ian H Hillier: Catalytic cycles for the reduction of [UO2]2+ by cytochrome c7 proteins proposed from DFT calculations. In: Journal of Physical Chemistry B.. 2008.

Sureshan, Prof. Dr. Kana M.

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER-TVM), India
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Oliver Reiser Universität Regensburg
  • Kana M. Sureshan*, K. Ikeda, N. Asano, Y. Watanabe : Efficient syntheses of optically pure chiro- and allo- inositol derivatives, azidocyclitols and aminocyclitols from myo-inositol. . In: Tetrahedron . 64, 2008, p. 4072 - 4080 [cyclitols aminocyclitols glycosidase inhibitors inositol].

  • Kana M. Sureshan*, T. Uchimaru, Y. Yao, Y. Watanabe : Strength from weakness: CH…π stabilized conformational tuning of benzyl ethers and a consequent co-operative edge-to-face CH…π network. (Highlighted as HOT ARTICLE). . In: CrystEngComm . 10, 2008, p. 493 - 496 [CH...Pi Weak hydrogen bonding inositol Supramolecular chemistry conformation].

  • Kana M. Sureshan, M. Trusselle, S. C. Tovey, C. W. Taylor, B. V. L. Potter : 2-Position base modified analogs of adenophostin A as high affinity agonists of the D-myo-inositol trisphosphate receptor: In vitro evaluation and molecular modeling. (Highlighted as FEATURED ARTICLE). . In: J. Org. Chem. . 73, 2008, p. 1682 - 1692 [IP3 myo-inositol adenophostin IP3 receptor agonists].

Tapondjou, Prof. Dr. Azefack Leon

Universite de Dschang, Cameroon
Field of research: Natural products chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Matthias Melzig Freie Universität Berlin
  • Tapondjou, A.L., Ponou, K. B.,Teponno, R.B., Mbiantcha, M., Djoukeng, J.D., Nguelefack, T., B., Watcho, P., Gomez-Cadenas, A. and Park, H.J : In Vivo Anti-Inflammatory Effect of a New Steroidal Saponin, Mannioside A, and Its Derivatives Isolated from Dracaena mannii, . In: Archives of Pharmacal Research . 31, 2008, p. 653 - 658.

  • Teponno, R. B., Tapondjou, A.L., Abou-Mansour, E., Stoekli-Evans, H., Tane, P., Barboni, L: Bafoudiosbulbins F and G, further clerodane diterpenoids from Dioscorea bulbifera L. var sativa and revised structure of Bafoudiosbulbin B . In: Phytochemistry . 68, 2008, p. 2374 - 2379.

  • Ponou, K. B., Barboni, L., Teponno, R.B., Mbiantcha, M., Nguelefack, T., B., Park, H.J., Lee Kyung T., Tapondjou, A.L., : Polyhydroxyoleanane –type triterpenoids from Combretum molle and their anti-inflammatory activity. . In: Phytochemistry Letters . 1, 2008, p. 183 - 187.

Thimme Gowda, Prof. Dr. Basavalinganadoddy

Mangalore University, India
Field of research: Physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Hartmut Fueß Technische Universität Darmstadt
  • B. Thimme Gowda, S. Foro & H. Fuess: Structure Report on N-(3,4-Dimethylphenyl)acetamide . In: Acta Cryst . E64, 2008, p. o11 - o11 [Crystal Structure, N-(3,4-Dimethylphenyl)acetamide ].

  • B. Thimme Gowda, M. Tokarcik, J. Kozisek & B. P. Sowmya: Structure Report on N-(4-Methylphenyl)benzamide . In: Acta Cryst . E64, 2008, p. o83 - o83 [Crystal Structure, N-(4-Methylphenyl)benzamide ].

  • B. Thimme Gowda, S. Foro & H. Fuess: Structure Report on 2-Chloro-N-(2,4-dimethylphenyl)acetamide . In: Acta Cryst. E64, 2008, p. o85 - o85 [Crystal Structure, 2-Chloro-N-(2,4-dimethylphenyl)acetamide ].

  • B. Thimme Gowda, S. Foro & H. Fuess: Structure Report on 2,2-Dichloro-N-(2,5-dichlorophenyl)acetamide . In: Acta Cryst . E64, 2008, p. o87 - o87 [Crystal Structure, 2,2-Dichloro-N-(2,5-dichlorophenyl)acetamide ].

  • B. Thimme Gowda, I. Svoboda, K.S. Babitha & H. Fuess: Structure Report on 4-Methylphenyl 4-chlorobenzoate . In: Acta Cryst . E64, 2008, p. o88 - o88 [Crystal Structure,4-Methylphenyl 4-chlorobenzoate ].

  • B. Thimme Gowda, I. Svoboda, S. Foro, S.Dou & H. Fuess: Structure Report on 2-Chloro-N-(3-methylphenyl)acetamide . In: Acta Cryst . E64, 2008, p. o208 - o208 [Crystal Structure, 2-Chloro-N-(3-methylphenyl)acetamide ].

  • B. Thimme Gowda, I. Svoboda, S. Foro, H. Paulus & H. Fuess: Structure Report on 2,2-Dichloro-N-(3,5-dimethylphenyl)acetamide . In: Acta Cryst . E64, 2008, p. o209 - o209 [Crystal Structure, 2,2-Dichloro-N-(3,5-dimethylphenyl)acetamide ].

  • B. Thimme Gowda, I. Svoboda, S. Foro, H. Paulus & H. Fuess : Structure Report on 2,2-Dichloro-N-(2,3-dimethylphenyl)acetamide . In: Acta Cryst . E64, 2008, p. o234 - o234 [Crystal Structure, 2,2-Dichloro-N-(2,3-dimethylphenyl)acetamide ].

  • B. Thimme Gowda, S. Foro, I. Svoboda, H. Paulus & H. Fuess : Structure Report on 2-Chloro-N-(2,6-dimethylphenyl)acetamide . In: Acta Cryst . E64, 2008, p. o286 - o286 [Crystal Structure, 2-Chloro-N-(2,6-dimethylphenyl)acetamide ].

  • B. Thimme Gowda, M. Tokarcik, J. Kozisek, B. P. Sowmya & H. Fuess : Structure Report on N-(3,4-Dimethylphenyl)benzamide . In: Acta Cryst . E64, 2008, p. o340 - o340 [Crystal Structure, N-(3,4-Dimethylphenyl)benzamide ].

  • B. Thimme Gowda, S. Foro & H. Fuess: Structure Report on N-(2,6-Dimethylphenyl)-2-methylacetamide . In: Acta Cryst . E64, 2008, p. o380 - o380 [Crystal Structure, N-(2,6-Dimethylphenyl)-2-methylacetamide ].

  • B. Thimme Gowda, S. Foro & H. Fuess: Structure Report on N-(3-Chlorophenyl)acetamide . In: Acta Cryst . E64, 2008, p. o381 - o381 [Crystal Structure, N-(3-Chlorophenyl)acetamide ].

  • B. Thimme Gowda, S. Foro & H. Fuess: Structure Report on 2,2-Dichloro-N-(3-nitrophenyl)acetamide . In: Acta Cryst . E64, 2008, p. o382 - o382 [Crystal Structure, 2,2-Dichloro-N-(3-nitrophenyl)acetamide ].

  • B. Thimme Gowda, S. Foro, B.P. Sowmya & H. Fuess: Structure Report on 2-Methyl-N-phenylbenzamide . In: Acta Cryst . E64, 2008, p. o383 - o383 [Crystal Structure, 2-Methyl-N-phenylbenzamide ].

  • B. Thimme Gowda, S. Foro & H. Fuess: Structure Report on 2-Chloro-N-(2,3-dichlorophenyl)acetamide . In: Acta Cryst . E64, 2008, p. o419 - o419 [Crystal Structure, 2-Chloro-N-(2,3-dichlorophenyl)acetamide ].

  • B. Thimme Gowda, S. Foro & H. Fuess: Structure Report on 2-Chloro-N-(3,5-dichlorophenyl)acetamide . In: Acta Cryst . E64, 2008, p. o420 - o420 [Crystal Structure, 2-Chloro-N-(3,5-dichlorophenyl)acetamide ].

  • B. Thimme Gowda, M. Tokarcík, J. Kozísek, B. P. Sowmya & H. Fuess : Structure Report on N-(3-Chlorophenyl)benzamide . In: Acta Cryst . E64, 2008, p. o462 - o462 [Crystal Structure, N-(3-Chlorophenyl)benzamide ].

  • B. Thimme Gowda, M. Tokarcík, J. Kozísek, B. P. Sowmya & H. Fuess: Structure Report on N-(2,6-Dichlorophenyl)benzamide . In: Acta Cryst . E64, 2008, p. o540 - o540 [Crystal Structure, N-(2,6-Dichlorophenyl)benzamide ].

  • B. Thimme Gowda, S. Foro, B. P. Sowmya & H. Fuess: Structure Report on 2-Methyl-N-(3-methylphenyl)benzamide . In: Acta Cryst . E64, 2008, p. o541 - o541 [Crystal Structure, 2-Methyl-N-(3-methylphenyl)benzamide ].

  • B. Thimme Gowda, S. Foro, B. P. Sowmya & H. Fuess: Structure Report on 3-Methyl-N-phenylbenzamide . In: Acta Cryst . E64, 2008, p. o770 - o770 [Crystal Structure, 3-Methyl-N-phenylbenzamide ].

  • B. Thimme Gowda, S. Foro, K.S. Babitha & H. Fuess: Structure Report on 4-Bromophenyl benzoate . In: Acta Cryst . E64, 2008, p. o771 - o771 [Crystal Structure, 4-Bromophenyl benzoate ].

Tsushima, Dr. Satoru

Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR), Germany
Field of research: Nuclear chemistry, radio chemistry
Host: Dr. Andreas Scheinost Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR)
  • Atsushi Ikeda, Christoph Hennig, Andre Rossberg, Satoru Tsushima, Andreas C Scheinost, Gert Bernhard: Structural Determination of Individual Chemical Species in a Mixed System by Iterative Transformation Factor Analysis-Based X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy Combined with UV-Visible Absorption and Quantum Chemical Calculation. In: Analytical Chemistry. 80, 2008, p. 1102 - 1110 [quantum chemistry, EXAFS, factor analysis, actinide].

  • Satoru Tsushima: Hydrolysis and Dimerization of Th4+ Ion. In: The Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 112, 2008, p. 7080 - 7085 [thorium, hydrolysis, DFT].

Uma, Prof. Dr. Thanganathan

, India
Field of research: Physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Ulrich Stimming Technische Universität München
  • Thanganathan Uma: A highly proton conducting novel glass electrolyte,. In: Analytical Chemistry, . 80, 2008, p. 506 - 508 [prootn conductivity, glass].

  • Uma T, Nogami M : Properties of PWA/ZrO2-doped phosphosilicate glass composite membranes for low-temperature H-2/O-2 fuel cell applications. In: Journal of Membrane Science. 323, 2008, p. 11 - 16 [Glass, H2-O2 fuel cell].

  • Inoue T, Uma T, Nogami M : Performance of H-2/O-2 fuel cell using membrane electrolyte of phosphotungstic acid-modified 3-glycidoxypropyl-trimethoxysilanes . In: Journal of membrane science. 323, 2008, p. 148 - 152 [PWA, Fuel cell].

Umeda, Dr. Rui

Kansai University, Japan
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Armido Studer Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
  • Rui Umeda and Armido Studer: Ag-Catalyzed Stereoselective Cyclohexadienyl Transfer: A Novel Entry into Arylphenylmethanols. In: Organic Letters. 10, 2008, p. 993 - 996 [Asymmetric reaction, Cyclohexadiene, Arylation, Allylation, Ag-catalysis].

Vadivel, Dr. Vellingiri

Sastra University, India
Field of research: Natural products chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans Konrad Biesalski Universität Hohenheim
  • Vadivel, V., Pugalenthi, M.: Removal of antinutritional/toxic substances and improvement in the protein digestibility of velvet bean (Mucuna pruriens) seeds during processing. In: Journal of Food Science and Technology. 45, 2008, p. 242 - 246 [Phytochemistry].

  • Vadivel, V., Pugalenthi, M.: Effect of various processing methods on the levels of antinutritional constituents and protein digestibility of Mucuna pruriens (L.) DC. Var. utilis (Wall. ex Wight) Baker ex Burck (velvet bean) seeds. In: Journal of Food Biochemistry. 32, 2008, p. 795 - 812 [Phytochemistry].

Vaillard, Dr. Santiago Eduardo

Instituto de Desarrollo Tecnológico para la Industria Química, Argentina
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Armido Studer Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
  • Roberto A. Rossi, Santiago E. Vaillard and Javier I. Bardagí : Recent Advances in Reductive Tin Free Radical Chemistry. In: Brazilian Network on Green Chemistry. Awareness, Resposibility and Action. (Ed. José Osvaldo Beserra Carioca) Fortaleza: Ediçoes, 2008, p. 137 - 153 [Electron Transfer-Radicals-Tin free Radical Reactions].

Varma, Dr. Salil

Bhabha Atomic Research Center, India
Field of research: Reaction kinetics and catalysis
Host: Prof. Dr. Helmut Papp Universität Leipzig
  • K. Bhattacharyya, S. Varma, A. K. Tripathi, S. R. Bharadwaj, A. K. Tyagi: Effect of vanadia doping and its oxidation state on the photocatalytic activity of TiO2 for gas- phase oxidation of ethene. In: Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 112, 2008, p. 19102 - 19112.

  • A. D. Belapurkar, S. Varma, A. Shirole, J. Sharma: Cordierite Supported Platinum Catalyst for Hydrogen-Oxygen Recombination for use in Nuclear Reactor under LOCA”, , , 10 (2008) 461. In: Power Plant Chemistry. 10, 2008, p. 461.

Vellalath, Dr. Sreekumar

CSIR-Institute of Minerals and Materials Technology (IMMT), India
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Benjamin List Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung
  • Cheng, X.; Vellalath, S.; Goddard, R.; List, B.: Direct Catalytic Asymmetric Synthesis of Cyclic Aminals from Aldehydes. In: J. Am. Chem. Soc.. 130, 2008, p. 15786 - 15787.

  • Nair, V.; Vellalath, S.; Babu, B. P.: Recent Advances in Carbon-Carbon Bond-Forming Reactions Involving Homoenolates Generated by NHC catalysis. In: Chem. Soc. Rev.. 37, 2008, p. 2691 - 2698.

  • Nair, V.; Babu, B. P.; Vellalath, S.; Suresh, E.: Stereoselective Synthesis of Spirocyclopentanones via N-heterocyclic Carbene-Catalyzed Reactions of Enals and Dienones. In: Chem. Commun.. 2008, p. 747 - 749.

  • Nair, V.; Mathew, S. C.; Vellalath, S.; Pillai, A. N.; Suresh, E.: An Efficient Three-Component Reaction Involving Triazolylidene Carbene, DMAD, and Aldehydes for the Synthesis of Furanone Derivatives. In: Synthesis. 2008, p. 551 - 555.

Voitekhovich, Dr. Sergei

Belarus State University, Belarus
Field of research: Physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Alexander Eychmüller Technische Universität Dresden
  • Sergei V. Voitekhovich, Dmitri V. Talapin, Christian Klinke, Andreas Kornowski, Horst Weller: CdS Nanoparticles Capped with 1-Substituted 5-Thiotetrazoles: Synthesis, Characterization and Thermolysis of Surfactant. In: Chemistry of Materials. 20, 2008, p. 4545 - 4547 [nanoparticles, tetrazoles, thermolysis, surfactant].

  • Sergei Voitekhovich , Pavel Gaponik, Alexander Lyakhov, Oleg Ivashkevich: Endo- and exocyclic N-alkylation of 1- and 5-aminotetrazoles with t-BuOH-HClO4: synthesis of mono-, di- and tri-tert-butylsubstituted aminotetrazolium salts. In: Tetrahedron. 64, 2008, p. 8721 - 8725 [tetrazoles, tetrazolium salts, N-alkylation, quaternization, acid catalysis ].

Vrcek, Prof. Dr. Valerije

University of Zagreb, Croatia
Field of research: Theoretical chemistry
Host: Dr. Michael Bühl Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung
  • Andela Saric, Valerije Vrcek, Michael Buhl: Density Functional Study of Protonated Formylmetallocenes. In: Organometallics. 27, 2008, p. 394 - 401 [quantum chemical study, DFT, protonation, ferrocene, NMR chemical shift].

Vrekoussis, Prof. Dr. Mihalis

Universität Bremen, Germany
Field of research: Air chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. John P. Burrows Universität Bremen
  • Fu, T.-M., D. J. Jacob, F. Wittrock, J. P. Burrows, M. Vrekoussis, and D. K. Henze: Global budgets of atmospheric glyoxal and methylglyoxal, and implications for formation of secondary organic aerosols. In: Journal of Geophysical Research. 113, 2008.

  • Myriokefalitakis, S., Vrekoussis, M., Tsigaridis, K., Wittrock, F., Richter, A., Brühl, C., Volkamer, R., Burrows, JP., and Kanakidou, M: Influence of natural and anthropogenic secondary sources on the glyoxal global distribution. In: Atmos. Chem. Phys. 8, 2008, p. 4965 - 4981.

  • Bohn, B., Corlett, G. K., Gillmann, M., Sanghavi, S., Stange, G., Tensing, R., Vrekoussis, M., Bloss, W. J., Clapp, L., Kortner, M., Dorn, H.-P., Monks, P. S., Platt, U., Plass-Dülmer, C., Mihalopoulos, N., Heard, D. E., Clemitshaw, K. C., Meixner, F. X., Prevot, A. S. H. and Schmitt, R: Photolysis frequency measurements. An intercomparison within the ACCENT project,. In: Atmos. Chem. Phys.. 8, 2008, p. 5373 - 5391.

Wang, Prof. Dr. Haihui

South China University of Technology, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Techno-physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Jürgen Caro Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover
  • Heqing Jiang, Haihui Wang*, Steffen Werth, Thomas Schiestel, Jürgen Caro: Simultaneous production of hydrogen and synthesis gas by combining water splitting with partial oxidation of methane in a hollow fiber membrane reactor. In: Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 47, 2008, p. 9341 - 9344.

  • Haihui Wang,* Cristina Tablet, Jürgen Caro: Oxygen production at low temperature using dense perovskite hollow fiber membranes. In: Journal of Membrane Science. 322, 2008, p. 214 - 219.

  • Xinzhi Chen, Linghui Yu, Qiaosheng Liu, Zhong Li, Haihui Wang*: Preparation and application of perovskite hollow fiber oxygen permeable membrane. In: Journal of Inorganic Materials. 23, 2008, p. 1216 - 1220.

  • Mingya Cai, Huixia Luo, Zhong Li, Armin Feldhoff, Jürgen Caro, Haihui Wang*: Preparation and hydrogen permeation properties of BaCe0.95Nd0.05O3- d membranes. In: Chinese Chemical Letter. 19, 2008, p. 1256 - 1259.

  • Xuefeng Zhu, Haihui Wang, Weishen Yang: Relationship between homogeneity and oxygen permeability of composite membranes. In: Journal of Membrane Science. 309, 2008, p. 120 - 126.

  • Xuefeng Zhu, Haihui Wang, Weishen Yang: Relationship between homogeneity and oxygen permeability of composite membranes. In: Journal of Membrane Science. 309, 2008, p. 120 - 126.

  • Evgenii V. Kondratenko, Haihui Wang, Vita A. Kondratenko, Jürgen Caro: Selective oxidation of CH4 and C2H6 over a mixed oxygen ion and electron conducting perovskite—A TAP and membrane reactors study. In: Journal of Molecular Catalysis A: Chemical. 52, 2008, p. 663 - 670.

  • Mirko Arnold, Julia Martynczuk, Konstantin Efimov, Haihui Wang, Armin Feldhoff: Grain boundaries as barrier for oxygen transport in perovskite-type. In: Journal of Membrane Science. 316, 2008, p. 137 - 144.

  • A. Feldhoff, M. Arnold , J. Martynczuk, Th.M. Gesing, Haihui Wang: The sol-gel synthesis of perovskites by an EDTA/citrate complexing method involves nanoscale solid state reactions. In: Solid State Sciences. 10, 2008, p. 689 - 699.

Wang, Dr. Mingkui

Changchun Institute of Applied Chemistry, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Electrochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Ulrich Stimming Technische Universität München
  • Mingkui Wang, Sven Bugarski, and Ulrich Stimming.: Topological and Electron Transfer Properties of Glucose Oxidase Adsorbed on Highly Oriented Pyrolytic Graphite Electrodes. In: J. Phys. Chem. C . 112, 2008, p. 5165 - 5173 [Electrochemistry; Electron Transfer; Flavoproteins; Scanning Probe Microscopy; Single-molecule Studies.].

  • Mingkui Wang, Sven Bugarski, and Ulrich Stimming.: Probing Single Flavoprotein Molecules on Graphite in Aqueous Solution with Scanning Tunneling Microscopy. In: Small. 4, 2008, p. 4460 - 4463 [Electrochemistry; Electron transfer; Flavoproteins; Scanning Probe Microscopy; Single-molecule studies.].

Wang, Prof. Dr. Xiangke

Chinese Academy of Sciences, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Nuclear chemistry, radio chemistry
Host: Dr. Thomas Rabung Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe (FZK)
  • Qiaohui Fan, Xiangke Wang: comparison of Ni sorption to bare and ACT-graft attapulgites; effect of pH, temperature and foreign ions. In: Surface Science. 602, 2008, p. 778 - 785 [Sorption, attapulgite, Nickel, environment].

Wansi, Prof. Dr. Jean Duplex

Universite de Douala, Cameroon
Field of research: Natural products chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Norbert Sewald Universität Bielefeld
  • Jean Duplex Wansi, M. Ahmed Mesaik, David Dako Chiozem, Krishna Prasad Devkota, Nicolas Gaboriaud-Kolar, Marie-Christine Lallemand, Jean Wandji, M. Iqbal Choudhary, and Norbert Sewald: Oxidative Burst Inhibitory and Cytotoxic Indoloquinazoline and Furoquinoline Alkaloids from Oricia suaveolens. In: Journal of Natural Product. 71, 2008, p. 1942 - 1945.

  • Krishna P. Devkota, Bruno N. Lenta, Jean Duplex Wansi, Muhammad Iqbal Choudhary, Daniel P. Kisangau, Qamar Naz, Samreen, and Norbert Sewald : Bioactive 5r-Pregnane-Type Steroidal Alkaloids from Sarcococca hookeriana. In: Journal of Natural Product. 71, 2008, p. 1481 - 1484.

Xiong, Prof. Dr. Huan-Ming

Fudan University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Boundary layer chemistry, interfacial chemistry
Host: Dr. Dmitry Shchukin Max-Planck-Institut für Kolloid- und Grenzflächenforschung
  • Huan-Ming Xiong;Yang Xu; Qing-Guang Ren; Yong-Yao Xia: Stable Aqueous ZnO@Polymer Core-Shell Nanoparticles with Tunable Photoluminescence and Their Application in Cell Imaging. In: Journal of the American Chemical Society. 130, 2008, p. 7522 - 7523 [ZnO nanoparticles, photoluminescence, cell imaging, biomedical application].

Yamada, Dr. Shigeyuki

Kyoto University, Japan
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Paul Knochel Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • Shigeyuki Yamada, Emi Ishii, Tsutomu Konno, Takashi Ishihara: Preparation of perfluorocyclopentenylmetal species and their cross-coupling reaction with electrophiles - Remarkable accesses to versatile perfluorocyclopentene derivatives. In: Tetrahedron. 64, 2008, p. 4215 - 4223 [Fluoroolefins, Perfluoro compounds, addition-elimination reaction, Organometallic reagents].

  • Shigeyuki Yamada, Mayumi Noma, Kazunori Hondo, Tsutomu Konno, Takashi Ishihara: Preparation and Addition-Elimination Reactions of Benzyl alpha,beta,beta-Trifluoroacrylate. A New Stereoselective Approach to (Z)-beta-Substituted alpha,beta-Difluoroacrylates. In: J. Org. Chem.. 73, 2008, p. 522 - 528 [Addition-eliminiation, Organocuprate, Fluoroolefins].

Yamamoto, Prof. Dr. Hirobumi

Toyo University, Japan
Field of research: Pharmaceutical biology, pharmacognosy
Host: Prof. Dr. Lutz Heide Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen
  • Kanako Sasaki, Kouji Mito, Kazuaki Ohara, Hirobumi Yamamoto, Kazufumi Yazaki: Cloning and Characterization of Naringenin 8-Prenyltransferase, a Flavonoid-Specific Prenyltransferase of Sophora flavescens. In: Plant Physiology. 146, 2008, p. 1075 - 1084.

Yamazaki, Dr. Shohei

Hirosaki University, Japan
Field of research: Theoretical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Domcke Technische Universität München
  • Shohei Yamazaki, Wolfgang Domcke: Ab Initio Studies on the Photophysics of Guanine Tautomers: Out-of-Plane Deformation and NH Dissociation Pathways to Conical Intersections. In: Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 112, 2008, p. 7090 - 7097 [Guanine, DNA base, Radiationless decay, Conical Intersection, Ab initio calculations].

  • Shohei Yamazaki, Wolfgang Domcke, Andrzej L. Sobolewski: Nonradiative Decay Mechanisms of the Biologically Relevant Tautomer of Guanine. In: Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 112, 2008, p. 11965 - 11968 [Guanine, DNA base, Radiationless decay, Conical Intersection, Ab initio calculations].

Yan, Dr. Li-Tang

Tsinghua University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Macromolecular chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Andreas Fery Universität Bayreuth
  • Li-Tang Yan, Jialin Li, Yao Li, Xu-Ming Xie.: Kinetic Pathway of Pattern-Directed Phase Separation in Binary Polymer mixture Films. In: Macromolecules. 41, 2008, p. 3605.

Yan, Dr. Yan-Gang

Fudan University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Electrochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Ulrich Stimming Technische Universität München
  • Xiao-Kang Xue, Jin-Yi Wang, Qiao-Xia Li,Yan-Gang Yan, Jian-Hua Liu, and Wen-Bin Cai: Practically Modified Attenuated Total Reflection Surface-Enhanced IR Absorption Spectroscopy for High-Quality Frequency-Extended Detection of Surface Species at Electrodes. In: Anal. Chem.. 80, 2008, p. 166 - 171 [surface-enhanced IR absorption spectroscopy (SEIRAS)].

Yao, Dr.-Ing. Jin-lei

McMaster University, Canada
Field of research: Solid state chemistry
Host: Dr. Michael Ziese Universität Leipzig
  • J. Barzola-Quiquia, J.-L. Yao, P. Rödiger, K. Schindler, P. Esquinazi: Sample size effects on the transport characteristics of mesoscopic graphite samples. In: physica status solidi (a). 205, 2008, p. 2924 - 2933 [condensed matter physics; electron states and collective excitations; magnetotransport; graphite; multigraphene].

  • P. Esquinazi,N. García, J. Barzola-Quiquia, P. Rödiger, K. Schindler, J.-L. Yao, and M. Ziese: Indications for intrinsic superconductivity in highly oriented pyrolytic graphite. In: PHYSICAL REVIEW B . 78, 2008, p. 134516 - 134516 [condensed matter physics; superconductivity; High Tc superconductors; proximity effect; graphite].

Zaremba, Dr. Vasyl'

Ivan Franko National University of Lviv, Ukraine
Field of research: Inorganic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Rainer Pöttgen Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
  • Ihor Muts, Vasyl' Zaremba, Ute Ch. Rodewald, Rainer Pöttgen: Infinite Gold Zig-Zag Chains as Structural Motif in Ca3Au3In ¿ A Ternary Ordered Variant of the Ni4B3 Type. In: Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem.. 634, 2008, p. 56 - 60 [Inorganic Chemistry Chemistry of Solid State].

Zein, Dr. Samir

Ecole Normale Superieure de Lyon, France
Field of research: Physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Frank Neese Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • Samir ZEIN, Carole DUBOC, Wolfgang LUBITZ, Frank NEESE.: A Systematic Density Functional Study of the Zero-Field Splitting in Mn(II) Coordination Compounds. In: Inorganic chemistry. 47, 2008, p. 134 - 142 [Molecular magnetism, Zero-Field Splitting, DFT, Spin-Orbit Coupling, Spin-Spin Coupling].

  • Samir Zein, Frank Neese: Ab Initio and Coupled-Perturbed Density Functional Theory Estimation of Zero-Field Splittings in MnII Transition Metal Complexes. In: J. Phys. Chem. A. 112, 2008, p. 7976 - 7983 [Ab initio, Spin-Orbit Coupling, Spin Hamiltonian, Spin-Spin Coupling, DFT, Transition metal compounds].

Zhang, Prof. Dr. Ren-Jie

Shandong University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Helmuth Möhwald Max-Planck-Institut für Kolloid- und Grenzflächenforschung
  • Ren-Jie Zhang: Dewetting of Core/Ring Microstructure in Langmuir-Blodgett Films. In: Colloids Surfaces A. 321, 2008, p. 16 - 19.

  • Ren-Jie Zhang, Ji-Wei Cui, De-Ming Lu, Zhen-Guang Lin, Lu Li, Wen-Rui Jin, Gui-Ying Xu: Effect of temperature on the morphology of rare earth doped microcapsules. In: Colloids Surfaces A. 321, 2008, p. 281 - 284.

Zheng, Dr. Yan-Zhen

Sun Yat-Sen University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Molecular chemistry, complex chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Annie Powell Universität Karlsruhe (TH)
  • Yan-Zhen Zheng, Yanhua Lan, Christopher E. Anson and Annie K. Powell: Anion-Perturbed Magnetic Slow Relaxation in Planar {Dy4} Clusters. In: Inorg Chem. 47, 2008, p. 10813 - 10815 [Single-Molecule Magents].

Zhou, Dr. Gang

Chinese Academy of Sciences, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Macromolecular chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Klaus Müllen Max-Planck-Institut für Polymerforschung
  • Gang Zhou, Neil Pschirer, Jan Schöneboom, Felix Eickemeyer, Martin Baumgarten, Klaus Müllen,: Ladder-type Pentaphenylene Dyes for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells. In: Chemistry of Materials. 20, 2008, p. 1808 - 1815 [Pentaphenylene,Solar Cells].

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
  • Yufang Zhu, Chengtie Wu, Yogambha Ramaswamy, Emanuel Kockrick, Paul Simon, Stefan Kaskel, Hala Zreiqat: Preparation, characterization and in vitro bioactivity of mesoporous bioactive glasses (MBGs) scaffolds for bone tissue engineering. In: Microporous and Mesoporous Materials. 112, 2008, p. 494 - 503 [Mesoporous materials; Bioactive glasses; Scaffolds; Bioactivity; Tissue engineering].

  • Yufang Zhu,*, Lingxia Zhang, Falko M. Schappacher, Rainer Po¨ttgen, Jianlin Shi,and Stefan Kaskel*: Synthesis of Magnetically Separable Porous Carbon Microspheres and Their Adsorption Properties of Phenol and Nitrobenzene from Aqueous Solution. In: J. Phys. Chem. C. 112, 2008, p. 8623 - 8628.