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Bibliographia Humboldtiana

I. Publications by Humboldt Research Fellows from abroad in 2016

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
  • Mokhles M. Abd-Elzaher, Ammar A. Labib, Hanan A. Mousa, Samia A. Moustafa, Mamdouh M. Ali, Ahmed A. El-Rashedy, : Synthesis, anticancer activity and molecular docking study of Schiff base complexes containing thiazole moiety,. Beni-Suef University Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences 5 , 2016, p. 85 - 96.

  • Mohkles M. Abd-Elzaher, Mona A. Ahmed, Abdelfatah B. Farag, Mohamed S. Attia, Ahamed O. Youssef , Sheta M. Sheta, : Characterization of Eu(III) complex for determination of bumetanide in pharmaceutical preparations and in biological fluids, Egyptian Journal of Chemistry 59(5) (2016) 701-718. Egyptian Journal of Chemistry 59, 2016, p. 701 - 718.

  • M. M. Abd-Elzaher, A. A. Labib, H. A. Mousa, W. A. A. Mohamed, S. A. Moustafa, : Synthesis, Spectral Structural Studies and 5α-Reductase Inhibitory Activities of CoII, NiII, CuII, ZnII Mixed Ligand Complexes, . International Journal of ChemTech Research, Vol.9, 2016, p. 548 - 556.

Abdalla Mohamed, Dr. Muna Ali

University of Khartoum, Sudan
Field of research: Natural products chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Roderich Süßmuth Technische Universität Berlin
  • Cynthia Mudalungu, Christian Richter, Kathrin Wittstein, Muna Ali Abdalla, Josphat C. Matasyoh, Marc Stadler, Roderich D. Süssmuth. : Laxitextines A and B, Cyathane-Xylosides from the Tropical Fungus Laxitextum incrustatum. In: Journal of Natural Products. 79, 2016, p. 894 - 8.

  • Muna Ali Abdalla : Medicinal Significance of Naturally Occurring Cyclotetrapeptides. In: Journal of Natural Medicines . 70, 2016, p. 708 - 720 [Cyclotetrapeptides, Microorganisms, Therapeutic properties,  Histone deacetylase inhibitors (HDACis),  Bioactivities].

  • Muna Ali Abdalla : Three New Cyclotetrapeptides Isolated from Streptomyces sp. 447. In: Journal of Natural Products Research. Accepted, 2016, [Streptomyces sp., Cyclotetrapeptides, amino acid hydrolysis, Structure elucidation ].

Abdel-Razek, Prof. Dr. Fathy Mohamed

Cairo University, Egypt
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Peter Metz Technische Universität Dresden
  • Sobhi M. Gomha, Fathy M. Abdelrazek, Aly H. Abdelrahman, Peter Metz: Synthesis of some novel thiazole, thiadiazole and 1,4-phenylene-bis-thiazole derivatives as potent anti-tumor agents. In: Heterocycles (Jpn). 92, 2016, p. 954 - 967 [4-Acetylpyridine thiosemicarbazone, Hydrazonyl halides, Thiazoles, Thiadiazoles, 1,4-Phenylene-bis-thiazoles.].

  • Ekhlass M. Nassar, Fathy M. Abdelrazek, Rezk R. Ayyad, Ahmed F. El-Farargy: Synthesis and some reactions of 1-aryl-4-acetyl-5-methyl-1,2,3-triazoleDerivatives with anticonvulsant activity. In: Mini-Reviews in Medicinal Chemistry. 16, 2016, p. 926 - 936 [Anticonvulsant activity, chalcones, diazepines, hydrazino-pyrimidines, pyrimidine-thioles, 1,2,3-triazoles, ultrasonication.].

  • Sobhi M. Gomha, Fathy M. Abdelrazek: A Facile Three-Component One-Pot Synthesis of Some Novel Tricyclic Hetero-Ring Systems. In: J. Heterocyclic Chem.. 53, 2016, p. 1892 - 1896 [One-pot reaction, pyrano-triazolo-pyrimidines, pyrano-pyrimido-thiadiazines. ].

Alonso, Dr. Rafael

Universidad Politecnica de Valencia, Spain
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Thorsten Bach Technische Universität München
  • Andreas Tröster, Rafael Alonso, Andreas Bauer, Thorsten Bach: Enantioselective Intermolecular [2 + 2] Photocycloaddition Reactions of 2(1H)-Quinolones Induced by Visible Light Irradiation. In: Journal of the American Chemical Society. 138, 2016, p. 7808 - 7811 [cycloaddition, enantioselectivity, hydrogen bonds, organocatalysis, photochemistry].

Bakhshi, Dr. Hadi

Universität Bayreuth, Germany
Field of research: Macromolecular chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Seema Agarwal Universität Bayreuth
  • H. Bakhshi, S. Agarwal: Dendrons as active clicking tool for generating non-leaching anti-bacterial materials. In: Polymer Chemistry. 7, 2016, p. 5322 - 5330.

Balamurugan, Dr. Sarkarainadar

Noorul Islam Centre for Higher Education, India
Field of research: Solid state chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Rainer Pöttgen Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
  • B. C. Brightlin, and S. Balamurugan : The effect of post annealing treatment on the citrate sol-gel derived nanocrystalline BaFe12O19 powder: structural, morphological, optical and magnetic properties . In: Appl. Nanosci. . 6, 2016, p. 1199 - 1210.

  • S. Balamurugan, A. J. Linda Philip, and R. S. Vidya : A versatile combustion synthesis and properties of Nickel Oxide (NiO) Nanoparticles . In: J. Supercond. Nov. Magn.. 29, 2016, p. 2207 - 2212.

  • S. Balamurugan, K. Dheebikha, and T. S. Gokul Raja : Nanocrystalline Gd2Ti2O7 Pyrochlore Material for NIR Reflective Pigment Application: Micro-Structural and Optical Studies . In: J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol.. 16, 2016, p. 677 - 688.

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
  • Babii, C., Bahrin, L. G., Neagu, A., Gostin, I., Mihasan, M., Birsa, M. L., Stefan, M.: Antibacterial activity and proposed action mechanism of a new class of synthetized sulfur containing flavonoids. In: J. Appl. Microbiology. 120, 2016, p. 630 - 637.

Blasco, Dr. Eva

Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT), Germany
Field of research: Macromolecular chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Christopher Barner-Kowollik Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT)
  • Eva Blasco, Patrick Müller, Jonathan Müller, Vanessa Trouillet, Markus Schön, Torsten Scherer, Christopher Barner-Kowollik, Martin Wegener.: Fabrication of Conductive 3D Gold-Containing Microstructures via Direct Laser Writing. In: Advanced Materials. 2016, [direct laser writing, gold, conductive].

Boldescu, Dr. Veaceslav

Academy of Sciences of Moldova, Moldavia
Field of research: Pharmaceutical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Christian Klein Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • Mira A. M. Behnam, Christoph Nitsche, Veaceslav Boldescu, Christian D. Klein : The Medicinal Chemistry of Dengue Virus. In: Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. 59, 2016, p. 5622 - 5649 [dengue, medicinal chemistry, flavivirus, antiviral compound].

Borowicz, Dr. Pawel Stefan

Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland
Field of research: Spectroscopy
Host: Prof. Dr. Jürgen Troe Max-Planck-Institut für biophysikalische Chemie (Karl-Friedrich-Bonhoeffer-Institut)
  • Paweł Borowicz: Depth-Sensitive Raman Investigation of Metal-Oxide-Semiconductor Structures: Absorption as a Tool for Variation of Exciting Light Penetration Depth. In: Journal of Spectroscopy. 2016, 2016, p. 1617063-1 - 1617063-14 [Raman Spectroscopy, Interface, Metal-Oxide-Semiconductor Structure].

  • Agnieszka Wojnarowicz, Piyush Sindhu Sharma, Marta Sosnowska, Wojciech Lisowski, Tan-Phat Huynh, Maria Pszona, Paweł Borowicz, Francis D’Souza and Wlodzimierz Kutner: Electropolymerized molecularly imprinted polymer for selective carnosine sensing with capacitive impedimetry. In: Journal of Materials Chemistry B. 4, 2016, p. 1156 - 1165 [Molecurarly Imprinted Polymer (MIP), Carnosine, Impedimetric Capacity, Selective Sensing].

  • P. Borowicz, P. Janus, P. Grabiec, R. Dobrowolski: Temperature distribution in Scanning Thermal Microscopy tip investigated with micro-Raman spectroscopy. In: Microelectronic Engineering. 154, 2016, p. 12 - 16 [Scanning Thermal Microscopy, Raman scattering, Temperature].

  • A. V. Kuchuk, P. Borowicz, M. Wzorek, M. Borysiewicz, R. Ratajczak, K. Golaszewska, E. Kaminska, V. Kladko, and A. Piotrowska: Ni-Based Ohmic Contacts to n-Type 4H-SiC: The Formation Mechanism and Thermal Stability. In: Advances in Condensed Matter Physics. 2016, 2016, p. 9273702-1 - 9273702-26 [Ohmic Contact, Silicon Carbide].

Chandra, Dr. Sudeshna

SVKM's Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS), India
Field of research: Analytical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Antje Jutta Baeumner Universität Regensburg
  • Priyal Chikhaliwala, Sudeshna Chandra: Dendrimers as tool for enhancement of electrochemiluminescence signal. In: Journal of Organometallic Chemistry . 821, 2016, p. 78 - 90 [electrochemiluminescence, dendrimers].

  • Sudeshna Chandra, Christian Gäbler, Christian Schliebe, Heinrich Lang, Dhirendra Bahadur: Fabrication of a label-free electrochemical immunosensor using redox active ferrocenyl dendrimer. In: New Journal of Chemistry . 40, 2016, p. 9046 - 9053 [ferrocenyl dendrimer, electrochemical immunosensor ].

  • Mayank Gupta and Sudeshna Chandra: Bio-magnetic sensors based on functionalized iron oxide nanoparticles. In: Biomedical Research Journal . 3, 2016, p. 229 - 240 [Bio-magnetic sensors].

Chen, Dr. Qing-An

Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Martin Oestreich Technische Universität Berlin
  • Dr. Qing-An Chen, Dr. Hendrik F. T. Klare, Prof. Dr. Martin Oestreich: Brønsted Acid-Promoted Formation of Stabilized Silylium Ions for Catalytic Friedel−Crafts C−H Silylation. In: J. Am. Chem. Soc.. 138, 2016, p. 7868 - 7871 [C−H silylation ].

Corthey, Dr. Gaston

Max-Planck-Institut für Struktur und Dynamik der Materie, Germany
Field of research: Physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. RJ Dwayne Miller Max-Planck-Institut für Struktur und Dynamik der Materie
  • Khalid M. Siddiqui, Gastón Corthey, Stuart A. Hayes, Andreas Rossos, Daniel S. Badali, Rui Xian, R. Scott Murphy, Benjamin J. Whitaker, R. J. Dwayne Miller: Synchronised photoreversion of spirooxazine ring opening in thin crystals to uncover ultrafast dynamics. In: CrystEngComm. 18, 2016, p. 7212 - 7216 [Ultrafast Dynamics, Solid-State Photochemistry Photochromic Systems].

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
  • Cristian Buendía-Atencio , Gilles P. Pieffet, A. E. Croce, C. J. Cobos: Theoretical kinetic study of the reaction of SF5 radical with F2, Cl2 and SF5. In: Computational and Theoretical Chemistry. 1090, 2016, p. 41 - 46.

Darweesh Ramadan, Dr. Ahmed Fathy

Cairo University, Egypt
Field of research: Natural products chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Peter Metz Technische Universität Dresden
  • Ahmed F. Darweesh, Ahmed E. M. Mekky, Amani A. Salman, Ahmad M. Farag1: Efficient, microwave-mediated synthesis of benzothiazole- and benzimidazole-based heterocycles. In: research on chemical intermediates. 42, 2016, p. 4341 - 4358 [Enaminosulfone - Benzimidazole - Benzothiazole Pyrazolo[1,5-a]pyrimidine - [1,2,4]-Triazolo[1,5-a]pyramidine - Pyrimido[1,2-a]benzimidazole - Pyrido[1,2-a]benzimidazole].

  • Mostafa E. Salem, Ahmed F. Darweesh, Ahmad M. Farag and Ahmed H. M. Elwahy: 2-Bromo-1-(1H-pyrazol-4-yl)ethanone: Versatile Precursors for Novel Mono-, Bis- and Poly{6-(1H-pyrazol-4-yl)-[1,2,4]triazolo[3,4-b][1,3,4]thiadiazines}. In: Tetrahedron. 72, 2016, p. 712 - 719 [Cyclocondensation alkylation triazolothiadiazine pyrazole ].

  • Ahmed F. Darweesh, Ahmed M. Mansour, Ahmed H. M. Elwahy: Novel bis(benzothiazole-oxime)-based Pd(II)-complex: Synthesis, characterization, quantum chemical calculations and catalytic significance in Suzuki-Miyaura and Heck-Mizoroki cross coupling reactions. In: Monatshefte für Chemie. 147, 2016, p. 1197 - 1205 [Pd Catalysis, Microwave assisted synthesis, Density functional theory, suzuki-miyaura, Mizoroki-Heck].

  • Kamal M. Dawood, Andrea Bramborg, Ahmed F. Darweesh, Katrin Spinde, Victor Rogachev, Anne Jäger, Peter Metz: ALKOXIDE-DIRECTED 1,4-HYDRIDE ADDITION TO a,b-UNSATURATED SULTONES. In: Heterocycles . 93, 2016, p. 723 - 736 [sultones, metathesis, epoxidation, conjugate addition, domino reactions.].

  • Magda F. Mohamed, Ahmed F. Darweesh, Ahmed H. M. Elwahy and Ismail A. Abdelhamid: Synthesis, Characterization And Antitumor Activity Of Novel Tetrapodal 1,4-Dihydropyridines: p53 Induction, Cell Cycle Arrest And Low Damage Effect On Normal Cells Induced By Genotoxic Factor H2O2. In: RSC Advances. 6, 2016, p. 40900 - 40910 [Cell cycle, apoptosis, P53, tetrakis-aldehydes, 3-aminobut-2-enenitrile, tetrapodal(1,4-dihydropyridine-3,5-dicarbonitrile), BCL2, BAX, gel electrophoresis, A549, HCT116, MCF7, HFB4, BHK cells, CT-DNA. ].

  • Gumaa A. El-Nagara, Ahmed F. Darweesh, Ibrahim Sadiek: A novel nano-palladium complex anode for formic acid electro-oxidation. In: Electrochimica Acta . 215, 2016, p. 334 - 338 [Nano-Pd-complex Electrocatalysis Fuel cells].

Das, Dr. Debapratim

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Guwahati, India
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Werner Nau Jacobs University Bremen gGmbH
  • Sahnawaz Ahmed, Nilotpal Singha, Bapan Pramanik, Julfikar Hassan Mondal and Debapratim Das: Redox controlled reversible transformation of a supramolecular alternating copolymer to a radical cation containing homo-polymer. In: Polymer Chemistry. 7, 2016, p. 4393 - 4401.

Dodero, Prof. Dr. Veronica

Universität Bielefeld, Germany
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Norbert Sewald Universität Bielefeld
  • M. G. Herrera, T. V. Veuthey, V. I. Dodero.: Self-organization of gliadin in aqueous media under physiological digestive pHs . In: Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces. 141, 2016, p. 565 - 575 [gliadin, oligomers, supramolecular, celiac disease].

  • L. A. Benedini, M. Alejandra Sequeira, M. L. Fanani, B. Maggio, V. I. Dodero. : Development of a Non-ionic Azobenzene Amphiphile for Remote Photocontrol of a Model Biomembrane . In: J. Phys. Chem. B. 120, 2016, p. 4053 - 4063 [photo swichtes, azobenzenes, supramolecular].

  • M. A. Sequeira, M. G. Herrera, Z. B. Quirolo and V. I. Dodero.: Easy Directed Assembly of a Nonionic Azoamphiphile Builds up Functional Azovesicles . In: RSC Adv.. 6, 2016, p. 108132 - 108135 [photo-delivery, supramolecular].

El Deeb, Prof. Dr. Sami

Technische Universität Carolo-Wilhelmina zu Braunschweig, Germany
Field of research: Pharmaceutical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Gerhard Wolber Freie Universität Berlin
  • Sami El Deeb, Hermann Wätzig, Deia Abd El-Hady, Cari Sänger-van de Griend , Gerhard Scriba: Recent advances in capillary electrophoretic migration techniques for pharmaceutical analysis (2013-2015). In: Electrophoresis . 37, 2016, p. 1591 - 1608 [Biopharmaceuticals; Capillary electrophoresis; Pharmaceutical analysis; Quantitation].

  • Tobias Rakow, Sami El Deeb, S. Pretor, Hermann Wätzig.: Article on formulations: Congratulations!. In: Deutsche ApothekerZeitung . 156, 2016, p. 75 - 75.

  • Mohammed Abuiriban, Sami El Deeb: Drug Counterfeiting: The Situation in the Gaza Strip. In: American Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences. 6, 2016, p. 186 - 192 [ Counterfeit drugs, Gaza Strip, Quality control, Fake drugs].

Enamullah, Prof. Dr. Mohammed

Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh
Field of research: Inorganic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Christoph Janiak Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
  • M. Enamullah, M.A. Quddus, M.R Hasan, G. Pescitelli, R. Berardozzi, G. Makhloufi, V. Vasylyeva, and C. Janiak. : Chirality at metal and helical ligand folding in optical isomers of chiral bis(napthaldiminato)nickel(II) complexes. In: Dalton Trans., . 45, 2016, p. 667 - 680.

  • M. Enamullah, G. Makhloufi, R. Ahmed, B. Alif Joy, M. A. Islam, D. Padula, H. Hunter, G. Pescitelli and C. Janiak: Synthesis, X-ray and spectroscopic study of dissymmetric tetrahedral Zinc(II) complexes from chiral Schiff base naphthaldiminate ligands with apparent exception to the ECD exciton chirality. In: Inorganic Chemistry . 55, 2016, p. 6449 - 6464 [Inorganic Chemistry].

  • M. Enamullah, M. A. Islam and C. Janiak: Rh{(eta4-cod) or (PPh3)2}-Schiff base complexes with a Z' = 2 structure: syntheses, spectroscopy, thermalanalyses and DFT/TDDFT. In: Journal Molecular Structure. 1122, 2016, p. 331 - 340 [Inorganic Chemistry].

  • M. Enamullah, M. A. Islam, B. A. Joy, and G. J. Reiss : Bis[N-2-(R-pyridyl)naphthaldiminato-K2N^O]copper(II) (R = H, 4/6-CH3): Combined Studies on Crystal structure, Spectroscopy, Cyclic Voltammetry, Thermal Analyses, and DFT/TDDFT. In: Inorganic Chimica Acta. 453, 2016, p. 202 - 209 [Inorganic Chemistry].

Gandeepan, Dr. Parthasarathy

National Tsing Hua University, Republic of China (Taiwan)
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Lutz Ackermann Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Dr. Parthasarathy Gandeepan Dr. Chien-Hong Cheng: Arylation Using a Palladium(II)/Palladium(IV) Catalyst System. In: Science of Synthesis: Catalytic Transformations via C-H Activation Vol. 1. (Ed. Jin-Quan Yu) Georg Thieme Verlag KG, 2016, p. 69 - 90 [palladium arylation C-H activation biaryls catalysis chelation palladium(IV) oxidative coupling ].

Gherasim, Dr. Cristina Veronica

University of Pardubice, Czech Republic
Field of research: Macromolecular chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Matthias Wessling Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen
  • Cristina Veronica Gherasim; Tobias Lülf; Hannah Roth; Matthias Wessling; : Dual-charged Hollow Fiber Membranes for Low Pressure Nanofiltration based on Polyelectrolyte Complexes: One-Step Fabrication with Tailored Functionalities. In: ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces. 8 (29), 2016, p. 19145 - 19157 [membranes; hollow fiber membranes; nanofiltration; dual charged membranes; polyelectrolytes].

Gorlin, Dr. Yelena

Robert Bosch LLC, United States of America
Field of research: Electrochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Moniek Tromp Technische Universität München
  • Yelena Gorlin, Manu U. M. Patel, Anna Freiberg, Qi He, Michele Piana, Moniek Tromp, Hubert A. Gasteiger: Understanding of the Charging Mechanism of Lithium Sulfur Batteries Using Spatially Resolved Operando X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy. In: Journal of Electrochemical Society. 163, 2016, p. A930 - A939 [Lithium-sulfur batteries, X-ray absorption spectroscopy, spatial resolution, charging mechanism].

  • Armin Siebel, Yelena Gorlin, Julien Durst, Olivier Proux, Frederic Hasché, Moniek Tromp, Hubert A. Gasteiger: Identification of Catalyst Structure during Hydrogen Oxidation Reaction in an Operating PEM Fuel Cel. In: ACS Catalysis. 6, 2016, p. 7326 - 7334 [HOR, operando EXAFS, palladium hydride, PEMFC, RDE].

  • Johannes Wandt, Anna Freiberg, Rowena Thomas, Yelena Gorlin, Armin Siebel, Roland Jung, Hubert A. Gasteiger, Moniek Tromp : Transition metal dissolution and deposition in Li-ion batteries investigated by operando X-ray absorption spectroscopy. In: Journal of Materials Chemistry A. 2016, [NMC, XAS, spatial resolution, operando].

Gromov, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Alexander

National University of Science and Technology, Russian Federation
Field of research: Inorgano-chemical technology
Host: Prof. Dr. Ulrich Teipel Technische Hochschule Georg Simon Ohm
  • Prof. V.E. Zarko, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Alexander Gromov: Energetic Nanomaterials: Synthesis, Characterization, and Application, 1st Edition. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2016, 392 pp. [nanoparticles; nanoenergetics; nanooxidizers].

  • A. Gromov, A. Korotkikh, A. Il’in, L. T. DeLuca, V. Arkhipov, K. Monogarov, U. Teipel: Nanometals: synthesis and application in energetic systems. In: Energetic Nanomaterials: Synthesis, Characterization, and Application, 1st Edition. (Ed. V.E. Zarko, A.A. Gromov) Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2016, p. 47 - 63 [Burning rate; Combustion; Energetic application; Ignition; Nanometals; Oxidation; Propellant].

Gu, Dr. Dong

Fudan University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Solid state chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Ferdi Schüth Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung
  • Dong Gu, Jo-Chi Tseng, Claudia Weidenthaler, Hans-Josef Bongard, Bernd Spliethoff, Wolfgang Schmidt, Fouad Soulimani, Bert M. Weckhuysen, and Ferdi Schüth* : Gold on Different Manganese Oxides: Ultra-Low-Temperature CO Oxidation over Colloidal Gold Supported on Bulk-MnO2 Nanomaterials. In: Journal of the American Chemical Society. 138, 2016, p. 9572 - 9580 [Gold catalyst CO oxidation nanowire mesoporous material MnO2].

Helaly, Dr. Soleiman

Aswan University, Egypt
Field of research: Natural products chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Marc Stadler Helmholtz-Zentrum für Infektionsforschung GmbH
  • Christian Richter, Soleiman E. Helaly, Benjarong Thongbai, Kevin D. Hyde, and Marc Stadler: Pyristriatins A and B: Pyridino-Cyathane Antibiotics from the Basidiomycete Cyathus cf. striatus. In: Journal of Natural Products. 79, 2016, [Antibiotics, cyathane natural products, basidiomycete, structure elucidation ].

  • Soleiman E. Helaly, Christian Richter, Benjarong Thongbai, Kevin D. Hyde, Marc Stadler: Lentinulactam, a hirsutane sesquiterpene with an unprecedented lactam modification. In: Tetrahedron Letters. 57, 2016, p. 5911 - 5913 [Lentinus Sesquiterpene Hirsutane Mosher ester Absolute configuration].

Hu, Prof. Dr. Xiao-Yu

Nanjing University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Macromolecular chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Carsten Schmuck Universität Duisburg-Essen
  • Shuwen Guo, Xin Liu, Chenhao Yao, Chengxi Lu, Qingxin Chen, Xiao-Yu Hu* and Leyong Wang*: Photolysis of a bola-type supra-amphiphile promoted by water-soluble pillar[5]arene-induced assembly. In: Chemical Communications. 52, 2016, p. 10751 - 10754 [bola-type supra-amphiphile, supramolecular self-assembly, photodegradable supra-amphiphile.].

  • Xuan Wu, Lei Gao, Xiao-Yu Hu,* and Leyong Wang: Supramolecular Drug Delivery Systems Based on Water-Soluble Pillar[n]arenes. In: The Chemical Record. 16, 2016, p. 1216 - 1227 [Supramolecular Drug Delivery Systems, Water-Soluble Pillar[n]arenes].

  • Xiao-Yu Hu, Xin Liu, Wenyi Zhang, Shan Qin, Chenhao Yao, Yan Li, Derong Cao, Luming Peng, and Leyong Wang*: Controllable Construction of Biocompatible Supramolecular Micelles and Vesicles by Water-Soluble Phosphate Pillar[5,6]arenes for Selective Anti-Cancer Drug Delivery. In: Chemistry of Materials. 28, 2016, p. 3778 - 3788 [Controllable supramolecular self-assembly, Drug Delivery, Supramolecular Micelles and Vesicles].

  • Mengfei Ni, Ning Zhang, Wei Xia, Xuan Wu, Chenhao Yao, Xin Liu, Xiao-Yu Hu, Chen Lin,* and Leyong Wang*: Dramatically Promoted Swelling of a Hydrogel by Pillar[6]arene− Ferrocene Complexation with Multistimuli Responsiveness. In: Journal of the American Chemical Society. 138, 2016, p. 6643 - 6649 [Hydrogel, swelling−shrinking transition, Multistimuli Responsiveness, drug delivery].

Huang, Dr. Liangbin

South China University of Technology, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Lukas Gooßen Technische Universität Kaiserslautern
  • Dr. Liangbin Huang, Agostino Biafora, Guodong Zhang, Valentina Bragoni and Prof. Dr. Lukas J. Gooßen: Regioselective C−H Hydroarylation of Internal Alkynes with Arenecarboxylates: Carboxylates as Deciduous Directing Groups. In: Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 55, 2016, [alkynes · C-H activation · decarboxylation · ruthenium · synthetic methods].

Islam, Prof. Dr. Md. Tofazzal

Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University, Bangladesh
Field of research: Natural products chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Andreas von Tiedemann Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Islam, MT, Laatsch, H; Tiedemann, AV. : Inhibitory effects of macrotetrolides from Steptomyces spp. on zoosporogenesis and motility of peronosporomycete zoospores are likely linked with enhanced ATPase activity in mitochondria. In: Frontiers in Microbiology . 7, 2016, p. 1824 - doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2016.01824.

  • Dame ZT, Islam MT, Helmke E, Tiedemann AV and Laatsch, H. : Oligomycin pamamycin homologues impair motility and induce lysis of zoospores of the grapevine downy mildew pathogen, Plasmopara viticola. In: FEMS Microbiology Letters . 363(16), 2016, p. 167.

Jana, Dr. Poulami

Visva-Bharati University, India
Field of research: Macromolecular chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Carsten Schmuck Universität Duisburg-Essen
  • Poulami Jana, Martin Ehlers, Elio Zellermann, Krishnananda Samanta, and Carsten Schmuck*: pH-Controlled Formation of a Stable b-Sheet and Amyloid-like Fibers from an Amphiphilic Peptide: The Importance of a Tailor-Made Binding Motif for Secondary Structure Formation. In: Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.. 55, 2016, p. 15287 - 15291 [amyloid fiber · b-sheets · nanostructures · secondary structures · self-assembly].

  • Krishnananda Samanta,a Poulami Jana,a Sandra Ba¨cker,b Shirley Knauerb and Carsten Schmuck*: Guanidiniocarbonyl pyrrole (GCP) conjugated PAMAM-G2, a highly efficient vector for gene delivery: the importance of DNA condensation. In: ChemComm. 52, 2016, p. 12446 - 12449 [Dendrimer, DNA condensation, gene delivery, cytotoxicity].

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
  • Jassbi A. R., Firuzi O., Miri R., Salehi, S., Zare S., Zare M., Masroorbabanari M., Chandran, J., Schneider B., Baldwin I. T. : Cytotoxic activity and chemical constituents of Anthemis mirheydari. In: Pharmaceutical Biology. 54, 2016, p. 2044 - 2049 [anti cancer; Natural Products ].

  • Xiao J., Capanoglu E., Jassbi A. R., Miron A: Advance on the flavonoid C-glycosides and health benefits. In: Critical Reviews in Food Science and Nutrition. 56, 2016, p. S29 - S45 [Phytochemicals, Flavonoids, Foods].

Jin, Prof. Dr. Wanqin

Nanjing University of Science and Technology, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Electrochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Bernd Tieke Universität zu Köln
  • Gongping Liu, Wanqin Jin, and Nanping Xu. : Two-Dimensional-Material Membranes: A New Family of High-Performance Separation Membranes,. In: Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.. 55(43), 2016, p. 13384 - 13397.

  • Jie Shen, Gongping Liu, Kang Huang, Zhenyu Chu, Wanqin Jin and Nanping Xu. : Subnanometer two-dimensional graphene oxide channels for ultrafast gas sieving. In: ACS Nano. 10(3), 2016, p. 3398 - 3409.

  • Zhenyu Chu, Linlin Li, Gongping Liu and Wanqin Jin.: A novel membrane with heterogeneously functionalized nanocrystal layers performing blood separation and sensing synchronously. In: Chem. Commun.. 52, 2016, p. 12706 - 12709.

  • Jie Shen, Gongping Liu, Kang Huang, Qianqian Li, Kecheng Guan, Yukai Li, Wanqin Jin.: UiO-66-Polyether block amide mixed matrix membranes for CO2 separation. In: J. Membr. Sci.. 513, 2016, p. 155 - 165.

Jusko, Dr. Pavol

Charles University, Czech Republic
Field of research: Spectroscopy
Host: Prof. Dr. Stephan Schlemmer Universität zu Köln
  • Pavol Jusko, Christoph Konietzko, Stephan Schlemmer, Oskar Asvany: Frequency comb assisted measurement of fundamental transitions of cold H3+, H2D+ and D2H+. In: Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy. 319, 2016, p. 55 - 58.

  • Matthias Töpfer, Pavol Jusko, Stephan Schlemmer and Oskar Asvany: Double resonance rotational spectroscopy of CH2D+. In: Astronomy & Astrophysics. 593, 2016, p. L11.

Kamdem Soup Teoua, Dr. Ramsay

Universite de Yaounde I, Cameroon
Field of research: Natural products chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Peter Proksch Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
  • Yanbo Zeng; Hao Wang; Ramsay S.T. Kamdem; Raha S. Orfali; Haofu Dai; Gamall Makhloufi; Christoph Janiak; Zhen Liu; Peter Proksch: A new cyclohexapeptide, penitropeptide and a new polyketide, penitropone from the endophytic fungus Penicillium tropicum. In: Tetrahedron Letters. 57, 2016, p. 2998 - 3001 [Penicillium tropicum; Cyclohexapeptide Polyketide; X-ray diffraction].

Kapdi, Dr. Anant

University of Mumbai, India
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Moniek Tromp Technische Universität München
  • Dr. Anant Kapdi Vijay Gayakhe Ajaykumar Ardhapure Yogesh S. Sanghvi Jose Luis Serrano Luis García Jose Pérez Joaquím García Gregorio Sánchez Christian Fischer Carola Schulzke: Water-Soluble Pd−Imidate Complexes: Broadly Applicable Catalysts for the Synthesis of Chemically Modified Nucleosides via Pd-Catalyzed Cross-Coupling. In: Journal of Organic Chemistry. 81, 2016, p. 2713 - 2729 [Nucleosides Suzuki-Miyaura cross-coupling Palladium complex Water Soluble].

  • Dr. Anant Kapdi Vijay Gayakhe Ajaykumar V. Ardhapure Yogesh S. Sanghvi Jose Luis Serrano Carola Schulzke: C-C Bond Formation: Synthesis of C5 Substituted Pyrimidine and C8 Substituted Purine Nucleosides Using Water Soluble Pd-imidate Complex. In: Current Protocols in Nucleic Acid Chemistry. 65, 2016, p. 1.37.1 - 1.37.15 [C-C Bond Formation Pyrimidine Purine Nucleosides Water Soluble Pd-imidate Complex].

  • Shatrughn Bhilare, Vijay Gayakhe, Ajaykumar V. Ardhapure, Yogesh S. Sanghvi, Carola Schulzke, Yulia Borozdina and Anant R. Kapdi: Novel water-soluble phosphatriazenes: versatile ligands for Suzuki–Miyaura, Sonogashira and Heck reactions of nucleosides. In: RSC Advances. 6, 2016, p. 83820 - 83830 [Sultone, Water-soluble, Nucleosides, Sonogashira, Suzuki, Heck].

Kapur, Dr. Manmohan

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Bhopal, India
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Martin E. Maier Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen
  • Govind Goroba Pawar, Abhilashamole Brahmanandan, Dr. Manmohan Kapur: Palladium(II)-Catalyzed, Heteroatom-Directed, Regioselective C−H Nitration of Anilines Using Pyrimidine as a Removable Directing Group. In: Organic Letters. 18, 2016, p. 448 - 451 [C-H Activation, C-H Functionalization, C-H Nitration, Palladium catalysis, nitroanilines, pyrimidine directing group].

  • Gangam Srikanth Kumar, Dr. Manmohan Kapur: Ruthenium-Catalyzed, Site-Selective C−H Allylation of Indoles with Allyl Alcohols as Coupling Partners. In: Organic Letters. 18, 2016, p. 1112 - 1115 [C-H Activation, C-H Functionalization, C-H allylation, Indoles, ruthenium catalysis, pyridine directing group].

Kasian, Dr. Olga

Ukrainian State University of Chemical Technology, Ukraine
Field of research: Electrochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Karl Mayrhofer Max-Planck-Institut für Eisenforschung GmbH
  • Olga Kasian, Simon Geiger, Philipp Stock, George Polymeros, Benjamin Breitbach, Alan Savan, Alfred Ludwig, Serhiy Cherevko, and Karl J. J. Mayrhofer: On the Origin of the Improved Ruthenium Stability in RuO2–IrO2 Mixed Oxides. In: Journal of The Electrochemical Society. 163, 2016, p. F3099 - F3104 [Water Electrolysis, Electrocatalysis, Dissolution].

  • Simon Geiger, Olga Kasian, Buddha R. Shrestha, Andrea M. Mingers, Karl J. J. Mayrhofer, Serhiy Cherevko: Activity and Stability of Electrochemically and Thermally Treated Iridium for the Oxygen Evolution Reaction. In: Journal of The Electrochemical Society. 163, 2016, p. F3132 - F3138 [Iridium dissolution, Corrosion, Oxidation, Oxygen evolution].

  • Serhiy Cherevko, Simon Geiger, Olga Kasian, Nadiia Kulyk, Jan-Philipp Grote, Alan Savan, Buddha Ratna Shrestha, Sergiy Merzlikin, Benjamin Breitbach,Alfred Ludwig, Karl J.J. Mayrhofer: Oxygen and hydrogen evolution reactions on Ru, RuO2, Ir, and IrO2 thin film electrodes in acidic and alkaline electrolytes: A comparative study on activity and stability. In: Catalysis Today. 262, 2016, p. 170 - 180 [Electrolysis, Electrocatalysis, Fuel cells, Corrosion, Dissolution].

  • Serhiy Cherevko, Simon Geiger, Olga Kasian, Andrea Mingers, Karl J.J. Mayrhofer: Oxygen evolution activity and stability of iridiumin acidic media. Part 2. – Electrochemically grown hydrous iridium oxide. In: Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry. 774, 2016, p. 102 - 110 [Iridium hydrous oxide, Iridium dissolution, Corrosion, Degradation, Oxygen evolution].

  • Serhiy Cherevko, Simon Geiger, Olga Kasian, Andrea Mingers, Karl J.J.Mayrhofer: Oxygen evolution activity and stability of iridium in acidic media. Part 1. – Metallic iridium. In: Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry. 773, 2016, p. 69 - 78 [Iridium dissolution, Corrosion, Degradation, Oxidation, Oxygen evolution].

  • O. Kasian, N. Kulyk, A. Mingers, A. R. Zeradjanin, K. J.J. Mayrhofer, S. Cherevko: Electrochemical dissolution of gold in presence of chloride and bromide traces studied by on-line electrochemical inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry. In: Electrochimica Acta . 222, 2016, p. 1056 - 1063 [gold; corrosion; passivation; oxidation; halide ions].

  • Chang Hyuck Choi, Claudio Baldizzone, George Polymeros, Enrico Pizzutilo, Olga Kasian, Anna K Schuppert, Nastaran Ranjbar Sahraie, Moulay-Tahar Sougrati, Karl JJ Mayrhofer, Frédéric Jaouen: Minimizing operando demetallation of Fe-NC electrocatalysts in acidic medium. In: ACS Catalysis. 5, 2016, p. 3136 - 3146 [durability; Fe demetallation; fuel cells; nonprecious metal catalysts; operando spectroscopy; oxygen reduction reactions; scanning flow cell].

Kolleboyina, Dr. Jaya Ramulu

Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Czech Republic
Field of research: Solid state chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Roland Fischer Ruhr-Universität Bochum
  • Kolleboyina Jayaramulu, Kasibhatta Kumara Ramanatha Datta, Christoph Rösler, Martin Petr, Michal Otyepka, Radek Zboril, Roland A Fische: Biomimetic Superhydrophobic/Superoleophilic Highly Fluorinated Graphene Oxide and ZIF‐8 Composites for Oil–Water Separation. In: Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 55, 2016, p. 1178 - 1182.

  • Kolleboyina Jayaramulu, Takashi Toyao, Vaclav Ranc, Christoph Rösler, Martin Petr, Radek Zboril, Yu Horiuchi, Masaya Matsuoka, Roland A Fischer: An in situ porous cuprous oxide/nitrogen-rich graphitic carbon nanocomposite derived from a metal–organic framework for visible light driven hydrogen evolution. In: Journal of Materials Chemistry A. 4, 2016, p. 18037 - 18042.

  • Justus Masa, Stefan Barwe, Corina Andronescu, Ilya Sinev, Adrian Ruff, Kolleboyina Jayaramulu, Karina Elumeeva, Bharathi Konkena, Beatriz Roldan Cuenya, Wolfgang Schuhmann: Low Overpotential Water Splitting Using Cobalt–Cobalt Phosphide Nanoparticles Supported on Nickel Foam. In: ACS Energy Letters. 1, 2016, p. 1192 - 1198.

Kumar, Dr. Pawan

University of Southern Denmark, United States of America
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Ulf Diederichsen Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Jan-Dirk Wehland, Antonina S. Lygina, Pawan Kumar, Samit Guha, Barbara E. Hubrich, Reinhard Jahn and Ulf Diederichsen: Role of the transmembrane domain in SNARE protein mediated membrane fusion: peptide nucleic acid/peptide model systems. In: Molecular BioSystems. 12, 2016, p. 2770 - 2776 [Lipid mixing, peptide nucleic acids, SNAREs, peptides].

Lahcini, Prof. Dr. Mohammed

Universite Cadi Ayyad, Morocco
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Gerrit A. Luinstra Universität Hamburg
  • M. Lahcini, S. M. Weidner, J. Oumayama, F. Scheligac H. R. Kricheldorf: Unsaturated copolyesters of lactide. In: RSC Advances . 6, 2016, p. 93496 - 93504 [L-lactide, isosorbide, bis(hydroxymethyl)tricyclodecane, polycondensations, unsaturated copolyesters, ].

  • M. Lahcini, S. Elhakioui, D. Szopinsk, B. Neuer, A. El Kadib , F. Scheliga , M. Raihane, F.J. Baltá Calleja, G.A. Luinstra: Harnessing synergies in tin-clay catalyst for the preparation of poly(e-caprolactone)/halloysite nanocomposites. In: European Polymer Journal . 81, 2016, p. 1 - 11 [Nanocomposites Tetra(phenylethynyl)tin Ring-opening polymerization Halloysites nanotubes Poly(e-caprolactone)].

Ledakowicz, Prof. Dr. Stanislaw

Technical University of Lodz, Germany
Field of research: Technical chemistry, production chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Andrzej Gorak Technische Universität Dortmund
  • Karina Michalska, Stanisław Ledakowicz: Alkaline peroxide pretreatment for an effective biomass degradation. In: Biomass Fractionation Technologies for a Lignocellulosic Feedstock Based Biorefinery. (Ed. Solange I. Mussatto) Amsterdam: Elsevier Inc., 2016, p. 483 - 498 [biomass pretreatment, alkaline peroxide, lignocellulosic feedstock-based Bbiorefinery].

Lennox, Dr. Alastair John James

University of Bristol, Germany
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Matthias Beller Universität Rostock
  • Elisabetta Alberico, Alastair J. J. Lennox, Lydia K Vogt, Haijun Jiao, Wolfgang Baumann, Hans-Joachim Drexler, Martin Nielsen, Anke Spannenberg, Marek P Checinski, Henrik Junge, Matthias Beller: Unravelling the Mechanism of Basic Aqueous Methanol Dehydrogenation Catalyzed by Ru–PNP Pincer Complexes. In: Journal of the American Chemical Society. 138, 2016, p. 14890 - 14904.

  • Jacqueline B Priebe, Jörg Radnik, Carsten Kreyenschulte, Alastair J. J. Lennox, Henrik Junge, Matthias Beller, Angelika Brückner: H2 generation with (mixed) plasmonic Cu, Au‐TiO2 photocatalysts: Structure‐reactivity relationships assessed by in situ spectroscopy. In: ChemCatChem. 9, 2016, p. 1025 - 1031.

  • Alastair J. J. Lennox, Petra Bartels, Marga-Martina Pohl, Henrik Junge, Matthias Beller: In situ photodeposition of copper nanoparticles on TiO 2: Novel catalysts with facile light-induced redox cycling. In: Journal of Catalysis. 340, 2016, p. 177 - 183.

  • Yuan‐Yuan Sun, Hai Wang, Nan‐Yu Chen, Alastair J. J. Lennox, Aleksej Friedrich, Liang‐Min Xia, Stefan Lochbrunner, Henrik Junge, Matthias Beller, Shaolin Zhou, Shu‐Ping Luo: Efficient Photocatalytic Water Reduction Using In Situ Generated Knölker's Iron Complexes. In: ChemCatChem. 8, 2016, p. 2340 - 2344.

  • Alastair J. J. Lennox, Steffen Fischer, Mark Jurrat, Shu‐Ping Luo, Nils Rockstroh, Henrik Junge, Ralf Ludwig, Matthias Beller: Copper‐Based Photosensitisers in Water Reduction: A More Efficient In Situ Formed System and Improved Mechanistic Understanding. In: Chemistry–A European Journal. 22, 2016, p. 1233 - 1238.

Loget-Hüsken, Dr. Gabriel

Universite de Rennes I, France
Field of research: Physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Patrik Schmuki Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • Jyotsna Tripathy, Gabriel Loget, Marco Altomare, Patrik Schmuki: Polydopamine-coated TiO2 nanotubes for selective photocatalytic oxidation of benzyl alcohol to benzaldehyde under visible light. In: J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol. . 16, 2016, p. 5353 - 5358.

Lopez Lorente, Dr. Angela Immaculada

Universidad de Cordoba, Spain
Field of research: Analytical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Boris Mizaikoff Universität Ulm
  • Miguel Valcárcel, Angela Inmaculada Lopez Lorente: Recent advances and trends in analytical nanoscience and nanotechnology. In: Trends in Analytical Chemistry . 84, 2016, p. 1 - 2.

  • Ángela Inmaculada López-Lorente, Pei Wang, Markus Sieger, Ernesto Vargas Catalan, Mikael Karlsson, Fredrik Nikolajeff, Lars Österlund, Boris Mizaikoff: Mid-infrared thin-film diamond waveguides combined with tunable quantum cascade lasers for analyzing the secondary structure of proteins. In: Physica Status Solidi A . 213, 2016, p. 2117 - 2123 [diamond, infrared sensors, infrared spectroscopy, proteins, quantum cascade lasers, waveguides].

  • Ángela Inmaculada López-Lorente: Carbon-based luminescent nanosensors. In: Encyclopedia of Analytical Chemistry. (Ed. R.A. Meyers) John Wiley, 2016, p. 1 - 37.

  • Ángela Inmaculada López-Lorente, Boris Mizaikoff: Mid-infrared spectroscopy for protein analysis: potential and challenges. In: Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry. 408, 2016, p. 2875 - 2889 [amyloid, conformational changes, infrared spectroscopy, mid-infrared, proteins, secondary structure].

  • Ángela Inmaculada López-Lorente, Boris Mizaikoff: Recent advances on the characterization of nanoparticles using infrared spectroscopy. In: Trends in Analytical Chemistry . 84, 2016, p. 97 - 106 [nanoparticles, nanomaterials, infrared spectroscopy, surface-enhanced infrared spectroscopy, functionalization, infrared imaging].

  • Ángela Inmaculada López-Lorente, Pei Wang, Boris Mizaikoff: Towards Label-Free Mid-Infrared Protein Assays: In-Situ Formation of Bare Gold Nanoparticles for Surface Enhanced Infrared Absorption Spectroscopy of Bovine Serum Albumin. In: Microchimica Acta (DOI: 10.1007/s00604-016-2031-0). 2016, [ATR; SEIRA; FTIR; scanning electron microscopy; MIR waveguide; evanescent wave; BSA, adsorption isotherm.].

  • Ángela Inmaculada López-Lorente, Javier Izquierdo, Christine Kranz, Boris Mizaikoff: Boron-doped diamond modified with gold nanoparticles for the characterization of bovine serum albumin protein. In: Vibrational Spectroscopy (DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vibspec.2016.10.010). 2016, [Mid-infrared spectroscopy; IR-ATR; Electrochemistry; Atomic force microscopy; gold nanoparticles; bovin serum albumin].

  • Miguel Valcárcel, Ángela Inmaculada López-Lorente: The Third Way in Analytical Nanoscience and Nanotechnology. In: Encyclopedia of Analytical Chemistry. (Ed. R.A. Meyers) John Wiley, 2016, p. 1 - 26 [Analytical Chemistry; Nanoscience; Nanotechnology; Nanotool; Nanoanalyte; Third Way].

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
  • Santosh N. Chavan, Aarti Tiwari, Tharamani C. Nagaiah, Debaprasad Mandal: Ether and siloxane functionalized ionic liquids and their mixtures as electrolyte for lithium-ion batteries. In: Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 18, 2016, p. 16116 - 16126 [Ionic Liquids, Li-ion Batter].

  • Anju Joshi, Santosh N. Chavan, Debaprasad Mandal, Tharamani C. Nagaiah: Ionic Liquid and Nitrogen Doped Carbon Nanotubes Composite Material for Sensitive and Selective Detection of Dopamine. In: Electroanalysis. 28, 2016, p. 2373 - 2381 [ionic liquids, CNT, dopamine,].

Mishra, Dr. Seema

CSIR National Botanical Research Institute, India
Field of research: Environmental chemistry, environmental toxicology
Host: Dr. Rainer Wennrich Helmholtz-Zentrum für Umweltforschung - UFZ
  • Seema Mishra, Matthias Alfeld, Roman Sobotka, Elisa Andresen, Gerald Falkenberg, Hendrik Küpper: Analysis of sublethal arsenic toxicity to Ceratophyllum demersum: subcellular distribution of arsenic and inhibition of chlorophyll biosynthesis. In: Journal of Experimental Botany. 67, 2016, p. 4639 - 4646 [Arsenic, arsenic toxicity, chlorophyll biosynthesis, chlorophyll precursors, subcellular distribution of arsenic, synchrotron micro-X-ray fluorescence].

Mukherjee, Dr. Debabrata

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur, India
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Jun Okuda Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen
  • Dr. Debabrata Mukherjee, Daniel F. Sauer, Dr. Alessandro Zanardi, And Prof. Dr. Jun Okuda: Remarkably selective hydrosilylation of CO2 catalyzed by triphenylborane in highly polar, aprotic solvents. In: Chemistry-A European Journal. 22, 2016, p. 7730 - 7733 [Triphenylborane, Solvent Polarity, CO2, Hydrosilylation, Selectivity].

  • Debabrata Mukherjee, Hassan Osseili, Thomas P. Spaniol, and Jun Okuda: Alkali Metal Hydridotriphenylborates [(L)M][HBPh3] (M = Li, Na, K): Chemoselective Catalysts for Carbonyl and CO2 Hydroboration. In: Journal of the American Chemical Society. 138, 2016, p. 10790 - 10793 [Alkali metals, hydridotriphenylborate, Catalysis, CO2].

  • Debabrata Mukherjee, Satoru Shirase, Kazushi Mashima, and Jun Okuda: Chemoselective Reduction of Tertiary Amides to Amines Catalyzed by Triphenylborane. In: Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 55, 2016, p. 13326 - 13329 [Borane, Amide, Reduction, Catalysis, Chemoselectivity].

  • Debabrata Mukherjee, Satoru Shirase, Thomas P. Spaniol, Kazushi Mashima, and Jun Okuda: Magnesium hydridotriphenylborate [Mg(thf)6][HBPh3]: a versatile hydroboration catalyst. In: Chemical Communications. 52, 2016, p. 13155 - 13158 [Magnesium, Hydridotriphenylborate, Hydroboration, Catalysis, Chemoselectivity, CO2].

Ndongo, Dr. Joseph Thierry

Universite de Yaounde I, Cameroon
Field of research: Natural products chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Hartmut Laatsch Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Angelique Nicolas Messi, Joséphine Ngo Mbing, Joseph Thierry Ndongo, Maximillienne Ascension Nyegue, Alembert Tiabou Tchinda, Flora Ladoh Yemeda, Michel Frederich, Dieudonné Emmanuel Pegnyemb: Phenolic compounds from the roots of Ochna schweintfurthiana. In: Phytochemistry letters . 17, 2016, p. 119 - 125 [Ochnaceae, Isobiflavonoid, Structural elucidation, Antioxidant and antiplasmodial activities].

Ocak, Dr. Hale

Yildiz Technical University, Turkey
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Carsten Tschierske Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg
  • H. Ocak, M. Poppe, B. Bilgin-Eran, G. Karanlık, M. Prehm, C. Tschierske: Effects of molecular chirality on self-assembly and switching in liquid crystals at the cross-over between rod-like and bent shapes. In: Soft Matter. 12, 2016, p. 7405 - 7422 [liquid crystals, self-assembly, molecular chirality ].

  • K. V. Le, M. Hafuri, H. Ocak, B. Bilgin-Eran, C. Tschierske, T. Sasaki, F. Araoka: Unusual Electro-Optic Kerr Response in a Self-Stabilized Amorphous Blue Phase with Nanoscale Smectic Clusters. In: Unusual Electro-Optic Kerr Response in a Self-Stabilized Amorphous Blue Phase with Nanoscale Smectic Clusters. 17, 2016, p. 1425 - 1429 [Blue Phase, Electro-Optic, Liquid Crystal].

Oladoja, Prof. Dr. Nurudeen Abiola

Adekunle Ajasin University, Nigeria
Field of research: Water chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Brigitte Helmreich Technische Universität München
  • N.A. Oladoja, Y. Liu, J.E. Drewes, B. Helmreich: Preparation and characterization of a reactive filter for groundwater defluoridation. In: Chemical Engineering Journal 283 (2016) 1154–1167. 283, 2016, p. 1154 - 1167 [Anionic clay, Sand, Composite material, Defluoridation, Groundwater, Fixed-bed].

Padmanaban, Dr. Ramanathan

Pondicherry University, India
Field of research: Theory of physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Peter Saalfrank Universität Potsdam
  • V. Manivannan and R. Padmanaban: Quantum wavepacket dynamics of the N(4S)+ NO(X2Π) reaction and its isotopic variants: Integral cross sections and thermal rate constants, . In: Chemical Physics. 475, 2016, p. 83 - 89 [wavepacket dynamics, rate constant].

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, Bartlomiej Kowalczyk, Kristiana Kandere‐Grzybowska, Magdalena Borkowska, Bartosz A. Grzybowski: Engineering the Gram Selectivity of Mixed-Charge Gold Nanoparticles by Tuning the Balance of Surface Charges. In: Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 55, 2016, p. 8610 - 8614 [Antibiotics, Gram specificity, Ligands, Nanoparticles, Surface charge].

  • Anish Rao, Soumendu Roy, Mahima Unnikrishnan, Sumit S Bhosale, Gayathri Devatha, Pramod P. Pillai : Regulation of Interparticle Forces Reveals Controlled Aggregation in Charged Nanoparticles. In: Chemistry of Materials. 28, 2016, p. 2348 - 2355 [Controlled aggregation, Electrostatics, Charged Nanoparticles, Self-assembly, Sensing and Trapping].

  • Pramod P. Pillai, Bartlomiej Kowalczyk, Wojciech J. Pudlo, Bartosz A. Grzybowski: Electrostatic Titrations Reveal Surface Compositions of Mixed, On-Nanoparticle Monolayers Comprising Positively and Negatively Charged Ligands. In: The Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 120, 2016, p. 4139 - 4144 [Electrostatic titration, mixed charged nanoparticles, aggregation, zeta potential].

  • Pramod P. Pillai, Bartlomiej Kowalczyk, Bartosz A. Grzybowski: Self-assembly of like-charged nanoparticles into microscopic crystals. In: Nanoscale. 8, 2016, p. 157 - 161 [Nanoparticle crystals, Self-assembly, electrostatics, mixed charged nanoparticles, SAXS].

Piris, Prof. Dr. Mario

Universidad del Pais Vasco, Spain
Field of research: Theoretical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Peter Otto Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • M. Piris, N. H. March: Chemical and Ionization Potentials: Relation via the Pauli Potential and NOF Theory. In: Int. J. Quantum Chem.. 116, 2016, p. 805 - 818.

  • M. Piris, X. Lopez, J. M. Ugalde: The Bond Order of C2 from an Strictly N-Representable Natural Orbital Energy Functional Perspective. In: Chemistry -­ A European Journal. 22, 2016, p. 4109.

  • A. Deveson, D. Cremer, G. Frenking, M. Piris, S. Shaik: Why Does C2 Cause so Many Problems?. In: ChemistryViews. 2016.

  • M. Piris, N. H. March: Potential energy curves for P2 and P2+ constructed from a strictly N-representable natural orbital functional. In: Physics and Chemistry of Liquids. 54, 2016, p. 797.

  • I. Mitxelena, M. Piris: Molecular Electric Moments calculated by using Natural Orbital Functional Theory. In: J. Chem. Phys.. 144, 2016, p. 204108.

Qiao, Prof. Dr. Xiuying

Shanghai Jiao Tong University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Macromolecular chemistry
Host: Dr. Reinhard Miller Max-Planck-Institut für Kolloid- und Grenzflächenforschung
  • X.X. Tang, X.Y. Qiao, R. Miller, K. Sun: Effect of ionic strength on the interfacial viscoelasticity and stability of silk fibroin at the oil/water interface. In: Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture. 96, 2016, p. 4918 - 4928.

Rojas, Prof. Dr. Rene

Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Chile
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Lutz H. Gade Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • Thorsten Holtrichter-Rößmann, Ina Häger, Constantin-Gabriel Daniliuc, Roland Fröhlich, Klaus Bergander, Carsten Troll, Bernhard Rieger, René S. Rojas, Ernst-Ulrich Würthwein: Catalytically Active N-Acylamidine¿Zirconium Complexes: Synthesis, Structures, and Application in Ethylene Polymerization. In: Organometallics. 35, 2016, p. 1906 - 1915 [N‐Acylamidine, Zirconium Complexes, Remote Activation].

Ryabchun, Dr. Alexander

Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russian Federation
Field of research: Macromolecular chemistry
Host: Dr. Michael Wegener Fraunhofer-Institut für Angewandte Polymerforschung (IAP)
  • Alexander Ryabchun, Michael Wegener, Yuri Gritsai, Oksana Sakhno: Novel Effective Approach for the Fabrication of PDMS-Based Elastic Volume Gratings. In: Advanced Optical Materials. 4, 2016, p. 169 - 176 [elastic gratings; holography; PDMS; tunable optics; volume diffraction gratings. doi: 10.1002/adom.201500351].

  • Dr. Alexander Ryabchun, Wegener M., Sakhno O. : Conventional elastomers doped with benzophenone derivatives as effective media for all-optical fabrication of tunable diffraction elements. In: RCS Advances. 6, 2016, p. 51791 - 51800.

  • Alexander Ryabchun, Ivan Raguzin, Joachim Stumpe, Valery Shibaev, Alexey Bobrovsky: Cholesteric polymer scaffolds filled with azobenzene-containing nematic mixture with phototunable optical properties. In: ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces. 2016, [DOI: 10.1021/acsami.6b09642].

  • Alexander Ryabchun, Matthias Kollosche, Michael Wegener, Oksana Sakhno: Holographic Structuring of Elastomer Actuator: First True Monolithic Tunable Elastomer Optics. In: Advanced Materials. 2016, [DOI: 10.1002/adma.201602881].

Sahle, Dr. Fitsum Feleke

University of Tennessee, Germany
Field of research: Pharmaceutical technology, galenics
Host: Prof. Dr. Roland Bodmeier Freie Universität Berlin
  • Fitsum Feleke Sahle, Benjamin Balzus, Christian Gerecke, Burkhard Kleuser, Roland Bodmeier: Formulation and in vitro evaluation of polymeric enteric nanoparticles as dermal carriers with pH-dependent targeting potential. In: Eur J Pharm Sci. 92, 2016, p. 98 - 109 [Dexamethasone, Enteric polymer, Eudragit® L 100, pH-sensitive nanoparticles, Skin nanocarrier, Erosion kinetics].

  • Benjamin Balzus, Miriam Colombo, Fitsum Feleke Sahle, Gaith Zoubari, Sven Staufenbiel, Roland Bodmeier: Comparison of different in vitro release methods used to investigate nanocarriers intended for dermal application. In: International Journal of Pharmaceutics. 513, 2016, p. 247 - 254 [Dialysis bag, Discriminative dissolution testing, Franz diffusion cell, in situ drug release, in vitro drug release, Skin nanocarriers].

Sasikumar, Dr. Palani

Presidency University, India
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Matthias Wagner Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main
  • Sarat Kanrar, Sushanta Debnath, Pradip De, Kamya Parashar, Kriveshini Pillay, Palani Sasikumar, Uday Chand Ghosh: Preparation, characterization and evaluation of fluoride adsorption efficiency from water of iron-aluminium oxide-graphene oxide composite material. In: Chemical Engineering Journal. 306, 2016, p. 269 - 279 [Adsorption Composite Co-precipitation Fluoride Graphene oxide Iron-aluminium oxide].

Sekutor, Dr. Marina

Rudjer Boskovic Institute, Croatia
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Peter R. Schreiner Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen
  • Oana Moncea, Maria A. Gunawan, Didier Poinsot, Hélène Cattey, Jonathan Becker, Raisa I. Yurchenko, Ekaterina D. Butova, Heike Hausmann, Marina Šekutor, Andrey A. Fokin, Jean-Cyrille Hierso, Peter R. Schreiner: Defying Stereotypes with Nanodiamonds: Stable Primary Diamondoid Phosphines. In: Journal of Organic Chemistry. 81, 2016, p. 8759 - 8769 [diamondoids, primary phosphines, C-H functionalization, radical cations].

Silvestre-Albero, Prof. Dr. Joaquin

Universidad de Alicante, Spain
Field of research: Interfacial, boundary layer and surface chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans-Joachim Freund Fritz-Haber-Institut der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft
  • M. E. Casco, Y. Q. Cheng, L. L. Daemen, D. Fairen-Jimenez, E. V. Ramos-Fernández, A. J. Ramirez-Cuesta and J. Silvestre-Albero: Gate-opening effect in ZIF-8: First experimental proof using inelastic neutron scattering. In: Chemical Communications. 52, 2016, p. 3639 - 3642.

Simonetti, Dr. Sebastian Osvaldo

CONICET, Argentina
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Dr. Fabian Pfrengle Max-Planck-Institut für Kolloid- und Grenzflächenforschung
  • Sebastian O. Simonetti, Enrique L. Larghi, Teodoro S: Kaufman: The 3,4-dioxygenated 5-hydroxy-4-aryl-quinolin-2(1: H)-one alkaloids. Results of 20 years of research, uncovering a new family of natural product. In: Natural Products Reports. 33, 2016, p. 1425 - 1446 [Quinolones, Penicillium Natural Products Isolation Total Synthesis].

  • Sebastian O. Simonetti, Enrique L. Larghi, Teodoro S. Kaufman: A convenient approach to an advanced intermediate toward the naturally occurring, bioactive 6-substituted 5-hydroxy-4-aryl-1H-quinolin-2-ones. In: Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry. 14, 2016, p. 2625 - 2636 [Quinolone Natural Products Organic Synthesis].

  • Nicolas Grimblat Ariel M. Sarotti Teodoro S. Kaufman Sebastian O. Simonetti: A theoretical study of the Duff reaction: Insights into its selectivity. In: Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry. 14, 2016, p. 10496 - 10501 [DFT study Duff Formylation Regioselectivity].

Simonneau, Dr. Antoine

Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), France
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Martin Oestreich Technische Universität Berlin
  • Susanne Bähr, Antoine Simonneau, Elisabeth Irran, Martin Oestreich: An Air-stable Dimeric Ruthenium NHC Complex as Catalyst for Hydrosilylation and Dehydrogenative Coupling Reactions. In: Organometallics. 35, 2016, p. 925 - 928.

Slanina, Prof. Dr. Zdenek

Institute for Molecular Science, Japan
Field of research: Theoretical chemistry
Host: Dr. Karl Heinzinger Max-Planck-Institut für Chemie (Otto-Hahn-Institut)
  • Zdeněk Slanina, Filip Uhlík, Xing Lu, Takeshi Akasaka, Kono H. Lemke, Terry M. Seward, Shigeru Nagase, Ludwik Adamowicz : Calculations of the water-dimer encapsulations into C84 . In: Fullerenes, Nanotubes and Carbon Nanostructures. 24, 2016, p. 1 - 7 [water dimer; (H2O)2@C84; D2(22)-C84; D2d(23)-C84; non-metallic fullerene endohedrals; clusters in saturated vapors. ].

  • Prof. Dr. Zdenek Slanina, Prof. Dr. Filip Uhlík, Prof. Dr. Shigeru Nagase, Prof. Dr. Xing Lu, Prof. Dr. Takeshi Akasaka, Prof. Dr. Ludwik Adamowicz : Computed Relative Populations of D2(22)-C84 Endohedrals with Encapsulated Monomeric and Dimeric Water. In: ChemPhysChem. 17, 2016, p. 1109 - 1111 [fullerenes, endohedrals, C84, water dimer, astrochemistry].

Sun, Prof. Dr. Shengtong

Donghua University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Macromolecular chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Helmut Cölfen Universität Konstanz
  • Shengtong Sun, Denis Gebauer, Helmut Cölfen: A solvothermal method for synthesizing monolayer protected amorphous calcium carbonate clusters. In: Chemical Communications. 52, 2016, p. 7036 - 7038 [Biomineralization, monolayer-protected cluster, amorphous materials].

  • Shengtong Sun, Li-Bo Mao, Zhouyue Lei, Shu-Hong Yu, Helmut Cölfen: Hydrogels from Amorphous Calcium Carbonate and Polyacrylic Acid: Bio-Inspired Materials for “Mineral Plastics”. In: Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 55, 2016, p. 11765 - 11769 [amorphous calcium carbonate, bio-inspired synthesis, organic–inorganic hybrid composites, plasticity, supramolecular hydrogels].

  • Shengtong Sun, Daniel M. Chevrier, Peng Zhang, Denis Gebauer, Helmut Cölfen,: Distinct Short-Range Order Is Inherent to Small Amorphous Calcium Carbonate Clusters (<2 nm). In: Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 55, 2016, p. 12206 - 12209 [amorphous materials, calcium carbonate clusters, carboxylate ligands, EXAFS, short-range order].

Sutthivaiyakit, Prof. Dr.

Kasetsart University, Thailand
Field of research: Analytical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Antonius Kettrup Helmholtz Zentrum München, GmbH Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Gesundheit und Umwelt
  • Chonticha Seeka, Pakawadee Sutthivaiyakit, Juthamanee Youkwan, Norbert Hertkorn, Mourad Harir, Philippe Schmitt-Kopplin, Somyote Sutthivaiyakit: Prenylfuranocoumarin–HMGA–flavonol glucoside conjugates and other constituents of the fruit peels of Citrus hystrix and their anticholinesterase activity. In: Phytochemistry. 127, 2016, p. 38 - 49 [Citrus hystrix; Rutaceae; Prenylfuranocoumarins; Hydroxymethyl glutaric acid (HMGA) ester; Flavonol glucosides; Anticholinesterase activity].

Tchakoute, Dr. Herve

Universite de Yaounde I, Cameroon
Field of research: Solid state chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Claus H. Rüscher Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover
  • Dr. Herve Tchakoute, Claus H. Rüscher, Sakeo Kong, Elie Kamseu, Cristina Leonelli: Comparison of metakaolin-based geopolymer cements from commercial sodium waterglass and sodium waterglass from rice husk ash. In: Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology . 78 (3), 2016, p. 492 - 506 [Rice husk ash, Sodium waterglass, Metakaolin, Corrosion inhibitors, Geopolymer cements, Average pore radius].

  • Dr. Herve K. Tchakoute, Claus H. Rüscher, Sakeo Kong, Elie Kamseu, Cristina Leonelli: Geopolymer binders from metakaolin using sodium waterglass from waste glass and rice husk ash as alternative activators: A comparative study. In: Construction and Building Materials. 114, 2016, p. 276 - 289 [Rice husk ash, Waste glass, Sodium hydroxide, Sodium waterglass, Metakaolin, Geopolymer binders Microstructural properties].

  • Dr. Herve Kouamo Tchakoute,Claus Henning Rüscher, Sakeo Kong, Navid Ranjbar.: Synthesis of sodium waterglass from white rice husk ash as an activator to produce metakaolin-based geopolymer cements. In: Journal of Building Engineering . 6, 2016, p. 252 - 261 [Rice husk, Sodium hydroxide, Sodium waterglass, Metakaolin, Geopolymers, Compressive strength].

Tei, Prof. Dr. Lorenzo

Universita degli Studi del Piemonte Orientale, Italy
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Markus Schwaiger Technische Universität München
  • Adrienn Vagner, Calogero D’Alessandria, Giuseppe Gambino, Markus Schwaiger, Silvio Aime, Alessandro Maiocchi, Imre Toth, Zsolt Baranyai, Lorenzo Tei: A rigidified AAZTA-like ligand as efficient chelator for 68Ga radiopharmaceuticals. In: ChemistrySelect. 2, 2016, p. 163 - 171 [Gallium · Chelating ligands · Ligand Synthesis · Thermodynamics · Kinetics · Radiolabelling ].

Teponno, Prof. Dr. Remy Bertrand

Universite de Dschang, Cameroon
Field of research: Natural products chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Marc Stadler Helmholtz-Zentrum für Infektionsforschung GmbH
  • Remy Bertrand Teponno, Souvik Kusari, Michael Spiteller: Recent advances in research on lignans and neolignans. In: Natural Product Reports . 33, 2016, p. 1044 - 1092.

Tian, Dr. Jia

Nankai University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Macromolecular chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Philipp Vana Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Jia Tian* and PhilippVana: Polystyrene-Core–Silica-Shell Hybrid Particles Containing Gold and Magnetic Nanoparticles. In: Chemistry-An Asian Journal . 11, 2016, p. 596 - 603 [core–shell hybrid materials · gold · magnetic properties · nanoparticles · silica coating].

Tonle Kenfack, Prof. Dr. Ignas

Universite de Dschang, Germany
Field of research: Solid state chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Schuhmann Ruhr-Universität Bochum
  • Ngassa P. G. B., Tonle I. K., Walcarius A., Ngameni E. : Inorganic-organic hybrid material from the co-intercalation of a cationic surfactant and thiourea within montmorillonite layers. Application to the sensitive stripping voltammetric detection of Pb2+ and Cu2+ ions. In: Comptes Rendus Chimie. 2016, [Cationic surfactant, Thiourea, Clay modified electrode, Lead(II), Cadmium(II), Electroanalysis].

  • Mbokou F. S., Pontié M., Razafimandimby B., Bouchara J.P., Njanja E., *Tonle I. K. : Evaluation of the degradation of acetaminophen by the filamentous fungus Scedosporium dehoogii using carbon-based modified electrodes. In: Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry. 408, 2016, p. 5895 - 5903.

  • Mbokou F. S., Pontié M., Bouchara J. P., Tchieno M. F. M., Njanja E., Mogni A., Pontalier P. Y., *Tonle I. K. : Electroanalytical performance of a carbon paste electrode modified by coffee husks for the quantification of acetaminophen in quality control of commercialized pharmaceutical tablets. In: International Journal of Electrochemistry. 1953278, 2016, p. 1 - 10.

  • Ngassa P. G. B., *Tonle I. K., Walcarius A., Ngameni E..: Inorganic-organic hybrid material from the co-intercalation of a cationic surfactant and thiourea within montmorillonite layers. In: Comptes Rendus Chimie. 19, 2016, p. 789 - 797.

  • Jiokeng Z. S. L., Dongmo M. L., Ymélé E., Ngameni E., *Tonle I. K.: Sensitive stripping voltammetry detection of Pb(II) at a glassy carbon electrode modified with an amino-functionalized attapulgite. In: Sensors and Actuators: B 242 (2017) 1027-1034 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.snb.2016.09.150. 2016.

  • Tchieno M. M. F., Guenang S. L., Ymelé E., Ngameni E., *Tonle I. K. : Electroanalytical application of amine-grafted attapulgite to the sensitive quantification of the bioactive compound mangiferin. In: Electroanalysis 29 (2) (2017 529 - 537. DOI: 10.1002/elan.201600381. 2016.

Uma, Prof. Dr. Thanganathan

, India
Field of research: Physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Ulrich Stimming Technische Universität München
  • Uma Thanganathan: Synthesis and characterization of hybrid composite membranes and their properties: Single cell performances based on carbon black catalyst/proton-conducting hybrid composite membrane for H2/O2 fuel cells. In: Journal of Membrane Science. 517, 2016, p. 100 - 110 [Hybrid membrane, catalyst, fuel cells].

  • T. Uma*, T. Mahalingam, A. Kannan, L. Cindrella: PEG based hybrid composite membranes and their properties for H2/O2 fuel cells. In: International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 41, 2016, p. 10896 - 10906 [Polymer, blend membrane, mechanical properties].

Vadivel, Dr. Vellingiri

Sastra University, India
Field of research: Natural products chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans Konrad Biesalski Universität Hohenheim
  • Srinithya, B., Vadivel, V., Brindha. P., Anthony, S.P. and Meenakshi Sundaram, M.: Synthesis of bio-functionalized AgNPs using medicinally important Sida cordifolia leaf extract for enhanced antioxidant and anticancer activities. In: Materials Letters . 170, 2016, p. 101 - 104 [Phytochemistry].

  • Manikandaselvi, S., Vadivel, V. and Brindha, P.: Studies on physicochemical and nutritional properties of aerial parts of Cassia occidentalis L. In: Journal of Food and Drug Analysis. 24, 2016, p. 508 - 515 [Phytochemistry].

  • Sriranjani, R., Srinithya, B., Vadivel, V., Brindha, P., Anthony, S.P., Aravind, S. and Meenakshi Sundaram, M.: Silver nanoparticle synthesis using Clerodendrum phlomidis leaf extract and investigation of its antioxidant and anticancer activities. In: Journal of Molecular Liquids. 220, 2016, p. 926 - 930 [Phytochemistry].

  • Yedhu Krishnan, R., Neelesh Chandran, M., Vadivel, V., and Rajan, K.S.: Insights on the influence of microwave irradiation on the extraction of flavonoids from Terminalia chebula. In: Separation and Purification Technology . 170, 2016, p. 224 - 233 [Phytochemistry].

Varma, Dr. Salil

Bhabha Atomic Research Center, India
Field of research: Reaction kinetics and catalysis
Host: Prof. Dr. Helmut Papp Universität Leipzig
  • P. S. Mahadik, D. Jain, A. N. Shirsat, N. Manoj, S. Varma, B. N. Wani, S. R. Bharadwaj: Synthesis, stability and conductivity of SrCe0.8-xZrxY0.2O3-δ as electrolyte for proton conducting SOFC, (2016) Electrochimica Acta, 219, pp. 614-622. In: Electrochimica Acta. 219, 2016, p. 614 - 622.

  • M. Pandiyathuray, K. K. Sanap, S. Varma, A. K. Singh, B. N. Jagatap: Femtosecond Laser-Induced Plasma Spectrometry of Bimetallic Noble Metal Catalysts. In: Applied Spectroscopy. 70, 2016, p. 1300 - 1308.

  • D. Tyagi, S. Varma, S. R. Bharadwaj: XPS studies of Pt catalysts supported on porous carbon. In: AIP Conference Proceedings. 1731, 2016, p. 080037(1) - 080037(4).

Vener, Prof. Dr. Mikhail V.

D. Mendeleev University of Chemical Technology of Russia, Russian Federation
Field of research: Theoretical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Joachim Sauer Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
  • Elena Levina, Boris Lokshin, Bich Mai, Mikhail Vener : Spectral features of guanidinium-carboxylate salt bridges. The combined ATR-IR and theoretical studies of aqueous solution of guanidinium acetate. In: Chemical Physics Letters. 659, 2016, p. 117 - 120 [contact ion pair, intermolecular hydrogen bonds, DFT computations, polarizable continuum model, classical MD simulations ].

Völcker, Prof. Dr. Nicolas H.

Monash University, Australia
Field of research: Boundary layer chemistry, interfacial chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Eduard Arzt Leibniz-Institut für Neue Materialien gGmbH (INM)
  • A. Ivask, E. Lombi, N.H. Voelcker: Quantitative multimodal analyses of silver nanoparticle-cell interactions: implications for cytotoxicity. In: NanoImpact. 1, 2016, p. 29 - 38 [Cellular interaction with nanosilver; Cytotoxicity; Internalization; Imaging flow cytometry].

  • Marcel Rey, Roey Elnathan, Ran Ditcovski, Karen Geisel, Michele Zanini, Miguel-Angel Fernandez-Rodriguez, Vikrant V. Naik, Andreas Frutiger, Walter Richtering, Tal Ellenbogen, Nicolas. H. Voelcker, Lucio Isa: Fully Tunable Silicon Nanowire Arrays by Soft Nanoparticle Templating. In: Nano Letters. 16, 2016, p. 157 - 163 [Vertically aligned nanowires, nanoscale patterning, microgels, fluid interfaces, 2D photonic crystals, optical cavities].

  • Brodoceanu, Daniel; Alhmoud, Hashim; Elnathan, Roey; Delalat, Bahman; Voelcker, Nicolas Hans ; Kraus, Tobias : Fabrication of silicon nanowire arrays by near-field laser ablation and metal-assisted chemical etching. In: Nanotechnology. 27, 2016, p. 075301 [laser nanopatterning, near-field ablation, silicon nanowire arrays, porous silicon, metalassisted chemical etching].

Xu, Dr. Hao

Central China Normal University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Herbert Waldmann Max-Planck-Institut für molekulare Physiologie
  • Hao Xu, Christopher Golz, Carsten Strohmann, Andrey P. Antonchick, Herbert Waldmann: Enantiodivergent Combination of Natural Product Scaffolds Enabled by Catalytic Enantioselective Cycloaddition. In: Angew.Chem.Int.Ed. . 55, 2016, p. 7761 - 7765 [asymmetric catalysis, cycloaddition, enantiomers, kinetic resolution, tropane].

Zhao, Prof. Dr. Lili

Nanjing Tech University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Theoretical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Gernot Frenking Philipps-Universität Marburg
  • Zhong-hua Cui, Wen-sheng Yang, Lili Zhao,* Yi-hong Ding,* and Gernot Frenking*: Unusually Short Be-Be Distances with and without a Bond in Be2F2 and in the Molecular Discuses Be2B8 and Be2B7-. In: Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. . 55, 2016, p. 7841 - 7846 [Bonding Analysis, Beryllium Subfluoride, Molecular Discuses Be2B8, Bader Analysis, AdNDP Analysis. ].

  • Lili Zhao, Markus Hermann, Cameron Jones,* and Gernot Frenking*: Reaction Mechanism of the Hydrogermylation/Hydrostannylation of Unactivated Alkenes with Two-Coordinate EII Hydrides (E=Ge, Sn): A Theoretical Study. In: Chem. Eur. J. . 22, 2016, p. 11728 - 11735 [Hydrogermylation/Hydrostannylation, Reaction Mechanism, Two-Coordinate E(II) Hydrides].

  • Dr. Lili Zhao, Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Petz, Prof. Dr. Gernot Frenking, Dr. Istemi Kuzu, Prof. Dr. Bernhard Neumüller: Synthesis and bonding model of chelate stabilized [Ph2P(CH2)nPPh2CF2]2+ (n = 2, 3) dications. In: Journal of Fluorine Chemistry. 2016, [Fluorinated carbones Crystal structures Multi nuclear NMR spectra Quantum chemical calculations Bonding analysis].

Zou, Dr. You-Quan

Central China Normal University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Thorsten Bach Technische Universität München
  • Saner Poplata, Andreas Tröster, You-Quan Zou, and Thorsten Bach*: Recent Advances in the Synthesis of Cyclobutanes by Olefin [2 + 2] Photocycloaddition Reactions. In: Chem. Rev.. 116, 2016, p. 9748 - 9815 [[2 + 2] Photocycloaddition Reactions, Cyclobutanes].

Zuin, Prof. Dr. Dr. Vania Gomes

Universidade Federal de Sao Carlos (UFSCAR), Brazil
Field of research: Chemistry
Host: Dr. Peter Popp Helmholtz-Zentrum für Umweltforschung - UFZ
  • Carolina Borgonovi, Vania Gomes Zuin: Environmental education in distance learning in Environmental Engineering at Federal University of São Carlos, Brazil: potentialities and limitations towards a critical techno-scientific education. In: Brazilian Journal of Science and Technology. 3, 2016, p. 1 - 14.

  • Jesper Sjostrom, Ingo Eilks, Vania Gomes Zuin: Towards Eco-Reflexive Science Education: A Critical Reflection about Educational Implications of Green Chemistry. In: Science & Education. 25, 2016, p. 1 - 21.

  • Vania Gomes Zuin: Green sample preparation of complex matrices: towards sustainable separations of organic compounds based on the biorefinery concept. In: Pure and Applied Chemistry. 88, 2016, p. 29 - 36.