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HIMS news: People (awards, appointments and more)

Below is the listing of news items referring to appointments and achievements of HIMS staff. We also provide overviews of news items in the categories all news | research highlights | grants and funding | valorisation. Or you can return to the HIMS news main page

Results: 1 - 20 of 117
Results: 1 - 20 of 117
  • 21 Apr 2020
    Analytical scientist Saer Samanipour appointed as assistant professor "Intelligent Interpretation of Spectral Data"

    As part of the Connecting Science program of the UvA Faculty of Science, Dr Saer Samanipour has been appointed as assistant professor "Intelligent Interpretation of Spectral Data" at the Van 't Hoff Institute for ...

  • 6 Apr 2020
    Prof. Bas de Bruin named Chemistry Europe Fellow

    In recognition of his scientific contributions, Chemistry Europe has named Prof. Bas de Bruin one of its Fellows. De Bruin, who is professor of Bio-inspired Sustainable Catalysis at the University of Amsterdam's Van ...

  • 30 Mar 2020
    Amanda Garcia joins HIMS with NWO-ECCM tenure-track grant

    Dr Amanda Garcia has been awarded a highly competitive tenure-track grant of 950,000 euros from the NWO program on electrochemical conversion and materials (ECCM). Focussing on electrocatalysis and electro-organic ...

  • 6 Jan 2020
    Eric Schuler wins national chemistry photo contest

    With the photo "Chrysopoeia - electrified golden tin clouds" HIMS PhD student Eric Schuler has won the 2019 photo contest of the Royal Netherlands Chemical Society KNCV. The prize was awarded to him during the ...

  • 15 Dec 2019
    Unilever Research Prize 2019 for Steven Beijer

    Steven Beijer, PhD candidate at the University of Amsterdam's Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences (HIMS), has won a Unilever Research Prize 2019. On Thursday 12 December, he received his prize during the ...

  • 13 Dec 2019
    SusPhos startup team wins Gouden KIEM 2019

    UvA startup SusPhos has won the 'Gouden KIEM' for best Dutch startup in chemistry. The award, issued by the Dutch science foundation NWO and Holland Chemistry, was presented Tuesday 10 December at the Dutch national ...

  • 28 Nov 2019
    Amsterdam Science & Innovation Award 2019 for SusPhos team enabling phosphate recycling

    The SusPhos process developed at the University of Amsterdam's Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences is one of the winners of an Amsterdam Science & Innovation Award 2019. On 27 November Marissa de Boer, CEO ...

  • 21 Nov 2019
    Rajamani Krishna among world's highly cited chemists

    Professor Rajamani Krishna of the University of Amsterdam's Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences is included in the Highly Cited Researchers 2019 list from the Web of Science Group.

  • 18 Nov 2019
    Poster prize for Klaas van Leest at HRSMC 25th anniversary symposium

    PhD researcher Klaas van Leest of the University of Amsterdam's Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Chemistry (HIMS) was awarded the poster prize at the 25th anniversary symposium of the Holland Research School of ...

  • 30 Oct 2019
    Chris Slootweg competes for Amsterdam Science & Innovation Award

    HIMS researcher Dr Chris Slootweg is one of nine finalists for the Amsterdam Science & Innovation Award 2019. He is nominated for his idea "Circular phosphate economy: Pioneers in closing the phosphorus cycle". The ...

  • 29 Oct 2019
    In memoriam Kees Vrieze (1937-2019)

    Kees Vrieze, emeritus professor of Inorganic Chemistry, was a chemist in heart and soul. From 1970-2000 he worked at the University of Amsterdam, where he renewed the Inorganic Laboratory and gained international ...

  • 25 Sep 2019
    Sander Woutersen, professor of Physical Chemistry

    Prof. Sander Woutersen (1971) has been appointed professor of Physical Chemistry at the Faculty of Science of the University of Amsterdam (UvA).

  • 20 Sep 2019
    New joint initiative: AI4Science lab

    The UvA institutes for astronomy (API), biology (IBED), chemistry (HIMS), informatics (IvI), life sciences (SILS) and physics (IoP) have taken the initiative for a new 'AI4Science' lab. The lab’s aim is to solve ...

  • 18 Sep 2019
    Klaas Jan Schouten Appointed as Research Assistant Professor in Electrocatalysis and Applied Electrochemistry

    Dr Klaas Jan Schouten has been appointed Research Assistant Professor in Electrocatalysis and Applied Electrochemistry at the Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences of the University of Amsterdam. The position ...

  • 9 Sep 2019
    Tenure track position for analytical chemist Alina Astefanei

    Dr Alina Astefanei has been appointed as tenure track researcher in the Analytical Chemistry group of the Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences (HIMS). Her research focuses on the development and ...

  • 24 Jul 2019
    Marie Brands nominated for KNCV Golden Master Award 2019

    Marie Brands, who is currently a PhD student at the research group for Homogeneous, Supramolecular and Bio-Inspired Catalysis of the Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences, has been nominated for the 'Golden ...

  • 22 Jul 2019
    Prestigious international catalysis award for Piet van Leeuwen

    Former HIMS professor Piet van Leeuwen has been awarded the Alwin Mittasch Prize 2019, in honour of his groundbreaking contributions to the molecular understanding of catalysis using organometallic complexes and ...

  • 18 Jul 2019
    Annemieke Petrignani appointed as MacGillavry fellow

    Dr Annemieke Petrignani has been appointed as MacGillavry Fellow in the Molecular Photonics group of the Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences. Her research focuses on organic chemistry from space to the ...

  • 17 Jul 2019
    Herma Cuppen, professor by special appointment of Simulation of Restructuring in Molecular Solids

    Prof. H.M. Cuppen (1977) has been named professor by special appointment of Simulation of Restructuring in Molecular Solids at the University of Amsterdam (UvA)’s Faculty of Science. The chair was designated on ...

  • 10 Jul 2019
    Amsterdam analytical chemists heap up the awards at HPLC 2019 in Milan

    Young researchers of the Analytical Chemistry research group at the van ‘t Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences (HIMS) earned a total of five awards at the 48th International Symposium on High-Performance Liquid ...