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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: 121 - 140 of 141
Results: 121 - 140 of 141
  • Bob Pirok wins Young Scientist Award
    Analytical chemist Bob Pirok wins Shimadzu Young Scientist Award
    12 Oct 2015
    At the HPLC2015 conference in Beijing, Bob Pirok of the Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences was awarded a Shimadzu Young Scientist Award. The PhD student from the Analytical Chemistry research group was the ...
  • prof. dr. ir. P.J. (Peter) Schoenmakers
    CASSS honours Peter Schoenmakers for outstanding achievements in separation science
    24 Sep 2015
    The international society for separation science CASSS has awarded professor Peter Schoenmakers its annual award for outstanding achievements in separation science. He received his award last week during the 43rd ...
  • prof. dr. ir. P.J. (Peter) Schoenmakers
    Peter Schoenmakers honored with Csaba Horváth Memorial Award
    8 Sep 2015
    At the Balaton Symposium on High-Performance Separation Methods, held last week in Siófok at Lake Balaton in Hungary, HIMS professor Peter Schoenmakers was awarded the Csaba Horváth Memorial Award, an honorable ...
  • Prof Jan van Maarseveen
    Jan van Maarseveen, professor of Bio-Inspired Organic Synthesis
    6 Jul 2015
    Dr J.H. van Maarseveen (1963) has been appointed professor of Bio-Inspired Organic Synthesis at the University of Amsterdam’s Faculty of Science.
  • Dr Andrea F.G. Gargano and Henrik Cornelisson-van-de-Ven MSc
    Prizes for HIMS researchers in Analytical Chemistry
    2 Jul 2015
    Dr Andrea F.G. Gargano and Henrik Cornelisson van de Ven MSc, both of the Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences, took home prizes awarded at the HPLC2015 international symposium on high performance ...
  • Winners 2015
    Jurn Heinen runner-up in 2015 UvA Thesis Prize contest
    11 Jun 2015
    Chemistry graduate Jurn Heinen has finished second in the competition for the UvA Thesis Prize 2015. At the UvA University Day on 6 June, Heinen won 2000 euro with his MSc thesis on the computational modeling of a ...
  • Huib Bakker and Joost Reek to join the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences
    12 May 2015
    Professors Huib Bakker and Joost Reek of the Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences have been selected to join the KNAW, the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences. The festive installation of this ...
  • Prof Kees Jalink
    Kees Jalink, professor by special appointment of High-Resolution Microscopy
    22 Jan 2015
    Dr K. Jalink (1957) has been named professor by special appointment of High-Resolution Microscopy at the University of Amsterdam's (UvA) Faculty of Science. The chair was established on behalf of the Society for the ...
  • Prof Maarten van Bommel
    Maarten van Bommel, professor of Conservation Science
    20 Nov 2014
    Dr M.R. van Bommel (1968) has been appointed professor of Conservation Science at the University of Amsterdam’s (UvA) Faculty of Humanities and Faculty of Science.
  • Garry Corthals, hoogleraar Supramolecular Separations
    Garry Corthals, professor of Supramolecular Separations
    10 Jul 2014
    Professor G.L. Corthals (1962) has been appointed Professor of Supramolecular Separations at the University of Amsterdam's (UvA) Faculty of Science.
  • Garry Corthals, hoogleraar Supramolecular Separations
    Garry Corthals appointed professor of Supramolecular Separations
    9 Jul 2014
    Prof. G.L. Corthals (1962) has been appointed professor of Supramolecular Separations at the Van ‘t Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences (HIMS).
  • Prof Bas de Bruin, professor Bio-inspired sustainable catalysis
    A radical approach to catalysis
    3 Jun 2014
    Bas de Bruin, professor in Bio-inspired Sustainable Catalysis, held his inaugural lecture 21 May 2014. Via the basics of chemistry and catalysis he explained his audience the essence of his research programme. In ...
  • Prof Bob van der Zwaan
    Bob van der Zwaan appointed special professor at HIMS
    28 May 2014
    Dr B.C.C. van der Zwaan (1969) has been appointed professor to the endowed chair Sustainable Energy Technology at HIMS at the Faculty of Science. The chair was established on account of the Physics foundation ...
  • Cover graphic for the European Journal of Organic Chemistry
    Researchers receive “Molecules” Best Paper Award 2014
    26 Mar 2014
    Pablo Contreras-Carballada, René M. Williams (Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences), Marco Felici, Jan M.M. Smits, Roeland J.M. Nolte, Martin C. Feiters (Radboud University Nijmegen) and Luisa De Cola ...
  • Peter Schoenmakers, professor of Analytical Chemistry
    Peter Schoenmakers receives prestigious Knox medal
    4 Feb 2014
    Professor Peter Schoenmakers of the Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences research group for Analytical Chemistry and its application in Forensic Science has been awarded the Knox medal for his outstanding ...
  • sander woutersen
    Sander Woutersen, professor by special appointment of Molecule Spectroscopy
    30 Jan 2014
    Dr S. Woutersen (1971) has been appointed professor by special appointment of Molecular Spectroscopy at the University of Amsterdam's (UvA) Faculty of Science. The chair was designated on behalf of the Stichting John ...
  • Monalisa Goswami
    Monalisa Goswami wins 2nd prize in Very Short Introductions contest
    2 Dec 2013
    HIMS researcher Monalisa Goswami finished as runner-up in the Very Short Introductions Competition 2013 of the SPUI25 academic-cultural centre in Amsterdam. Last Friday 29 November she presented her introduction ...
  • Nicole Franssen with DPI Golden Thesis Award
    Nicole Franssen wins DPI Golden Thesis Award
    7 Nov 2013
    UvA alumnus chemist Nicole Franssen has been awarded the Dutch Polymer Institute's (DPI) Golden Thesis Award 2013. This award was presented to her at the DPI annual meeting on Tuesday, 5 November.
  • KNCV Golden Master Award for Isabel Kerschgens
    4 Jul 2013
    Isabel Kerschgens, master student at the research group Synthetic Organic Chemistry of Prof. Henk Hiemstra, won the KNCV Golden Master 2012 for her thesis 'Total Synthesis of (-)- Mitragynine and Analogues'.
  • Fred Brouwer, professor Spectroscopy and photonic materials
    Dr Fred Brouwer, professor of Spectroscopy and Photonic Materials
    7 Mar 2013
    Dr A.M. Brouwer (1956) has been appointed professor of Spectroscopy and Photonic Materials at the University of Amsterdam's (UvA) Faculty of Science.