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Publications in 2018

Chemistry, pharmacy

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

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

Abdel-Razek, Prof. Dr. Fathy Mohamed

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

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

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

Ashokkumar, Dr. Pichandi

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

Balamurugan, Dr. Sarkarainadar

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

Bonfanti, Dr. Matteo

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

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

Brandenburg, Dr. Jan Gerit

, Germany
Field of research: Theoretical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Angelos Michaelides University College London
  • A. Zen, J. G. Brandenburg, J. Klimeš, A. Tkatchenko, D. Alfè, A. Michaelides: Fast and accurate quantum monte-carlo for molecular crystals. In: Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 115, 2018, p. 1724 - 1729 [quantum Monte-Carlo, molecular crystal, lattice energy, chemical accuracy].

  • M. Mortazavi, J. G. Brandenburg, R. J. Maurer, A. Tkatchenko: Structure and stability of molecular crystals with many body dispersion inclusive density functional tight binding. In: J. Phys. Chem. Lett.. 9, 2018, p. 399 - 405 [density functional tight binding, London dispersion interaction, many-body dispersion, molecular crystals, crystal structure prediction].

  • J. G. Brandenburg, C. Bannwarth, A. Hansen, S. Grimme: B97-3c: a revised low-cost variant of the b97-d density functional method. In: J. Chem. Phys.. 148, 2018, p. 64104 [Density functional theory, non-covalent interactions, orbital basis set, editors pick].

  • L. Iuzzolino, P. McCabeb, S. L. Price, J. G. Brandenburg: Crystal structure prediction of flexible pharmaceutical-like molecules: Density functional tight-binding as an intermediate optimization method. In: Faraday Discuss.. in press, 2018, [crystal structure prediction, pharmaceutical, Helmholtz free energy, density functional tight-binding, London dispersion interaction].

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
  • Maneka Hoonjan, Geetanjali Sachdeva, Sudeshna Chandra, Prashant Suresh Kharkar, Nitesh kumar Sahu and Purvi J Bhatt: Investigation of HSA as a biocompatible coating material for Arsenic Trioxide Nanoparticles. In: RSC Nanoscale. 2018, [Arsenic trioxide nanoparticles, biocompatible coating].

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

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

Cromm, Dr. Philipp Maximilian

Max-Planck-Institut für molekulare Physiologie, Germany
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Craig M. Crews Yale University
  • George M. Burslem, Philipp Ottis, Saul Jaime‐Figueroa, Alicia Morgan, Philipp M. Cromm, Momar Toure, Craig M. Crews: Efficient Synthesis of Immunomodulatory Drug Analogues Enables Exploration of Structure–Degradation Relationships. In: ChemMedChem. 13, 2018, p. 1508 - 1512 [cereblon, condensation reactions, imides, immunomodulatory drugs, protein degradation ].

Dodero, Prof. Dr. Veronica

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

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

El Deeb, Prof. Dr. Sami

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

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

Helaly, Dr. Soleiman

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

Hu, Prof. Dr. Xiao-Yu

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

Islam, Prof. Dr. Md. Tofazzal

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

Jerabek, Dr. Paul

Philipps-Universität Marburg, Germany
Field of research: Theoretical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Peter A. Schwerdtfeger Massey University
  • Paul Jerabek, Odile Smits, Elke Pahl and Peter Schwerdtfeger: A relativistic coupled-cluster interaction potential and rovibrational constants for the xenon dimer. In: Molecular Physics. 1, 2018, p. 1 - 8 [Xenon many-body potential Relativistic coupled-cluster Spectroscopic constants Solid-state calculations].

  • Paul Jerabek, Bastian Schuetrumpf, Peter Schwerdtfeger, Witold Nazarewicz: Electron and nucleon localization functions of oganesson: Approaching the Thomas-Fermi limit. In: Physical Reviews Letters. 120, 2018, p. 053001 [Relativistic Effects, Oganesson, Super-heavy Elements, Electron Localization Function, Nuclear Physics, Atomic Physics].

  • Paul Jerabek, Lisa Vondung, Peter Schwerdtfeger: Tipping the Balance between Ligand and Metal Protonation due to Relativistic Effects: Unusually High Proton Affinity in Gold(I) Pincer Complexes. In: Chemistry - A European Journal. 24, 2018, p. 6047 - 6051 [Relavistic Effects, Gold, Pincer, Computational Chemistry, Bonding Analysis].

  • Odile R. Smits, Paul Jerabek, Elke Pahl, Peter Schwerdtfeger: A Hundred-Year-Old Experiment Re-evaluated: Accurate Ab Initio Monte Carlo Simulations of the Melting of Radon. In: Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 57, 2018, p. 9961 - 9964 [Radon, ab-initio, Monte Carlo, melting].

  • Paul Jerabek, Peter Schwerdtfeger, Jeffrey K. Nagle: Static dipole polarizability of palladium from relativistic coupled-cluster theory. In: Physical Review A. 98, 2018, p. 012508 [Palladium, ab-initio, coupled-cluster, polarizability].

  • Odile R. Smits, Paul Jerabek, Elke Pahl, Peter Schwerdtfeger: Ein hundert Jahre altes Experiment auf dem Prüfstand: hochgenaue Ab-Initio-Monte-Carlo-Schmelzsimulationen von Radon. In: Angewandte Chemie. 130, 2018, p. 10109 - 10113 Original author: Odile R. Smits, Paul Jerabek, Elke Pahl, Peter Schwerdtfeger (German) [Radon, ab-initio, Monte Carlo, melting].

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
  • Ramsay S.T. Kamdem, Hao Wang, Pascal Wafo, Weaam Ebrahim, Ferhat Can Özkay, Gamall Makhloufi, Christoph Janiak, Parichat Sureechatchaiyane, Matthias U. Kassack, Wenhan Linf, Zhen Liu, Peter Proksch: Induction of new metabolites from the endophytic fungus Bionectria sp. through bacterial co-culture. In: Fitoterapia. 124, 2018, p. 132 - 136 [Bionectria sp; Co-cultivation; Cytotoxicity].

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

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

Kasian, Dr. Olga

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

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

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

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

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, Deepak P Dubal, Bhawna Nagar, Vaclav Ranc, Ondrej Tomanec, Martin Petr, Kasibhatta Kumara Ramanatha Datta, Radek Zboril, Pedro Gómez‐Romero, Roland A Fischer: Ultrathin Hierarchical Porous Carbon Nanosheets for High‐Performance Supercapacitors and Redox Electrolyte Energy Storage. In: Advanced Materials. 2018, p. 1705789 - 170593 [MOF Derived Hybrids].

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

Kouam, Prof. Dr. Simeon Fogue

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

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

Mansour, Dr. Ahmed Moustafa

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

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

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

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

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

Mukherjee, Dr. Debabrata

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

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

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

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

Ndongo, Dr. Joseph Thierry

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

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

Pachfule, Dr. Pradip

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

Schmidt, Dr. Bernd Martin Michael

Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf, Germany
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Makoto Fujita University of Tokyo
  • Johannes Gurke, Šimon Budzák, Bernd M. Schmidt, Denis Jacquemin, Stefan Hecht: Efficient Light-Induced pKa-Modulation coupled to Base-Catalyzed Photochromism. In: Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. . 57, 2018, p. 4797 - 4801 [acidity ·aromaticity ·diarylethenes ·photochromism].

  • Johannes Gurke, Šimon Budzák, Bernd M. Schmidt, Denis Jacquemin, Stefan Hecht: Effiziente lichtinduzierte pKa‐Modulation, gekoppelt mit basenkatalysierter Photochromie. In: Angew. Chem. . 130, 2018, p. 4888 - 4893 Original author: Johannes Gurke, Šimon Budzák, Bernd M. Schmidt, Denis Jacquemin, Stefan Hecht (German) [Aromatizität · Azidität · Diarylethene · Photochromie].

  • Fabian Eisenreich, Michael Kathan, Andre Dallmann, Svante P. Ihrig, Bernd M. Schmidt, Stefan Hecht: A Photoswitchable Catalyst System to Remote-Control Living Polymerization. In: Nature Catalysis. 1, 2018, p. 516 - 522 [Photoswitching, Catalysis, Photoswitches].

Sekutor, Dr. Marina

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

Sessa, Dr. Clarimma

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

Shen, Dr. Laifa

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

Slanina, Prof. Dr. Zdenek

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

Souza, Dr. Bernardo de

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

Sreejith, Dr. Sivaramapanicker

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

Synatschke, Dr. Christopher Volker

Max-Planck-Institut für Polymerforschung, Germany
Field of research: Macromolecular chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Stephen D. Miller Northwestern University
  • Stacey M. Chin, Christopher V. Synatschke, Shuangping Liu, Rikkert J. Nap, Nicholas A. Sather, Qifeng Wang, Zaida Álvarez, Alexandra N. Edelbrock, Timmy Fyrner, Liam C. Palmer, Igal Szleifer, Monica Olvera de la Cruz, Samuel I. Stupp: Covalent-supramolecular hybrid polymers as muscle-inspired anisotropic actuators. In: Nature Communications. 9, 2018, p. 2395 - 2395 [self-assembly, actuators, hybrid polymers, hydrogels, anisotropic actuation, hierarchical order].

  • Baizhu Chen, Christopher V. Synatschke, Valérie Jérôme, Axel H.E.Müller, Ruth Freitag, Chi Wu: Co-transfection of star-shaped PDMAEMAs enhance transfection efficiency of protamine/pDNA complexes in the presence of serum. In: European Polymer Journal. 103, 2018, p. 362 - 369 [Gene delivery, Protamine, Transfection efficiency, Star-shaped PDMAEMAs, Transfection stages].

  • Stefanie Sieste, Thomas Mack, Christopher V. Synatschke, Corinna Schilling, Christopher Meyer zu Reckendorf, Laura Pendi, Sean Harvey, Francesco S. Ruggeri, Tuomas P. J. Knowles, Christoph Meier, David Y. W. Ng, Tanja Weil, Bernd Knöll: Water-Dispersible Polydopamine-Coated Nanofibers for Stimulation of Neuronal Growth and Adhesion. In: Advanced Healthcare Materials. 7, 2018, p. 1701485 [amyloid fibers, hybrid nanomaterial, neuronal growth, peptide nanofibers, polydopamine coating].

Tchakoute, Dr. Herve

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

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

Teponno, Prof. Dr. Remy Bertrand

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

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

Voua Otomo, Dr. Patricks

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

Wang, Dr. Rixin

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

Zhang, Dr. Guigang

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

Zou, Dr. You-Quan

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