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People (awards, appointments and more)

News items referring to appointments and achievements of HIMS staff are listed below. We also provide overviews of news items in the categories scientific highlights | grants and funding | valorisation. All news items are listed at the HIMS news main page

Results: 41 - 60 of 141
Results: 41 - 60 of 141
  • Alina Astefanei
    Tenure track position for analytical chemist Alina Astefanei
    9 Sep 2019
    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 ...
  • Marie Brands
    Marie Brands nominated for KNCV Golden Master Award 2019
    24 Jul 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 ...
  • Piet van Leeuwen
    Prestigious international catalysis award for Piet van Leeuwen
    22 Jul 2019
    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 ...
  • Annemieke Petrignani appointed as MacGillavry fellow
    18 Jul 2019
    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 ...
  • Prof Herma Cuppen
    Herma Cuppen, professor by special appointment of Simulation of Restructuring in Molecular Solids
    17 Jul 2019
    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 ...
  • logo HPLC2019
    Amsterdam analytical chemists heap up the awards at HPLC 2019 in Milan
    10 Jul 2019
    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 ...
  • Peter Bolhuis
    Peter Bolhuis appointed as scientific director of HIMS
    24 Jun 2019
    Starting 1 July 2019, Peter Bolhuis will be the new scientific director of the University of Amsterdam's Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences (HIMS). Bolhuis, Professor of Simulation of Biomolecular and Soft ...
  • Dr Ning Yan
    Vidi grant for Ning Yan
    24 May 2019
    The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has awarded a Vidi grant to Dr Ning Yan of the Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences (HIMS) and the Research Priority Area Sustainable Chemistry. The ...
  • Vidi grant awarded to 11 UvA and AMC-UvA researchers
    24 May 2019
    The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has awarded a Vidi grant worth 800,000 euros to eleven researchers from the University of Amsterdam (UvA) and the Academic Medical Center (AMC-UvA, part of ...
  • Joen Hermans nominated for Dutch New Scientist talent awards
    25 Apr 2019
    HIMS researcher Joen Hermans is one of the 25 nominees for the Science Talent Award 2019 issued by the Dutch edition of the magazine New Scientist.
  • Pupils from the Bernardinus college are the winners of Imagination at Work
    Success for high school students in chemistry research project competition
    16 Apr 2019
    On 10 April, pupils from the Bernardinus college in Heerlen won the first prize at the competition 'Imagination at Work' organized by the Dutch 'Centrum JongerenCommunicatie Chemie'. For their research paper on ...
  • Bob Pirok
    Tenure track position for analytical chemist Bob Pirok
    2 Apr 2019
    Dr Bob Pirok has been appointed as tenure track researcher in the Analytical Chemistry group of the Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences (HIMS). His research focuses on advancing multi-dimensional separation ...
  • Detail poster Tessel Bouwens Faraday Discussions
    Faraday Discussions poster prize for Tessel Bouwens
    2 Apr 2019
    PhD student Tessel Bouwens of the Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences (HIMS) has won the Poster Prize at the Royal Society of Chemistry's (RSC) Faraday Discussion on Artificial Photosynthesis, held 25 - 27 ...
  • Detail poster Dieuwertje Modder
    Dieuwertje Modder wins poster competition at national student symposium
    26 Mar 2019
    At the national chemistry student 'PAC symposium' held 7 March at Vrije Universiteit, chemistry master student Dieuwertje Modder has won the first prize in the 'Young KNCV' poster competition. With her poster, Modder ...
  • Francesco Mutti listed among research talents by journal ChemBioChem
    26 Mar 2019
    The board members of the Wiley journal ChemBioChem have included Dr Francesco Mutti in their selection of emerging young scientists that 'will shape the future of research at the interface of chemistry and biology'. ...
  • Presentation Dal Nogare Award Peter Schoenmakers
    2019 Dal Nogare award for Peter Schoenmakers
    21 Mar 2019
    Prof. Peter Schoenmakers of the Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences (HIMS) has been awarded the 2019 Dal Nogare award for his achievements in the field of chromatography. It was presented to him last Monday ...
  • In memoriam Gerrit Jan Koomen (1941-2019)
    21 Jan 2019
    Sadly, on Wednesday 16 January Prof. Gerrit Jan Koomen passed away at the age of 78, due to the effects of Alzheimer’s disease. Gerrit Jan spent his entire academic career at the University of Amsterdam.
  • Analytical chemist Andrea Gargano appointed as tenure track researcher
    21 Jan 2019
    Veni laureate Dr Andrea Gargano has been appointed as tenure track researcher within the Analytical Chemistry theme at the Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences (HIMS). His research focuses on the use of ...
  • Professor Bob van der Zwaan contributes to important EU decarbonisation report
    7 Jan 2019
    The European High-Level Panel on Decarbonisation Pathways has recently presented its final report to Carlos Moedos, EU commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation. The report provides a unique perspective on ...
  • Thieme chemistry journals award for Chris Slootweg
    7 Jan 2019
    Associate professor Dr Chris Slootweg of the Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences (HIMS) is one of the recipients of the 2019 Thieme Chemistry Journals Award.