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Results: 41 - 60 of 74
Results: 41 - 60 of 74
  • Plastic from CO2 and plants, for example for LEGO
    17 Jan 2018
    With four research projects, of which one in collaboration with LEGO, the new UvA research group Industrial Sustainable Chemistry (ISC) is off to a flying start. Being part of the university research priority ...
  • TooCOLD: A toolbox for studying the chemistry of light-induced degradation
    23 Nov 2017
    A multidisciplinary research team coordinated by Prof. Maarten van Bommel has been awarded a NWO grant to develop a 'Toolbox for studying the Chemistry Of Light-induced Degradation'. The so-called 'TooCOLD' project ...
  • Catalysis cover 2nd edition
    Second edition of popular catalysis textbook published
    20 Nov 2017
    Gadi Rothenberg of the University of Amsterdam's Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences has written an updated version of what has become the most popular textbook in catalysis, used by universities worldwide. ...
  • Art science innovation aids forensic criminal investigation
    13 Nov 2017
    Based upon a technique originally developed for imaging chemical elements in paintings and other works of art, Dutch researchers have established a new method for detecting ‘hard to find’ and concealed forensic ...
  • Apply for the ACE Incubation Program Sustainable Chemistry
    30 Oct 2017
    The Research Priority Area Sustainable Chemistry invites Master students, PhD students and postdocs to compete for participation in the ACE Incubation Program focussing on Sustainable Chemistry. The winner of the ...
  • Cyanide decomposition catalyst pellets
    UvA catalyst for cleaning cyanide from wastewater goes pilot scale
    27 Sep 2017
    A cyanide decomposition catalyst developed by Dr Paula Oulego, Dr Raveendran Shiju and Prof. Gadi Rothenberg at the Van ‘t Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences (HIMS) of the University of Amsterdam (UvA) is now ...
  • Towards a natural conservation of healthy fats in food
    19 Sep 2017
    Dutch universities and companies have joined forces to find ways to prevent the decay of fatty acids in food. The Innovation Fund for Chemistry supports this research which is led by Wageningen University. The ...
  • Converting waste toilet paper into electricity
    12 Sep 2017
    Chemists at the University of Amsterdam's (UvA) Sustainable Chemistry research priority area, together with colleagues from the Copernicus Institute of Sustainable Development of Utrecht University, have published ...
  • Amsterdam Piezo Valve
    NWO-KIEM grant for enhancing Amsterdam Piezo Valve
    28 Aug 2017
    Wybren Jan Buma of the Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences has recently been awarded a KIEM grant by the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) within the programme High Tech Systems and ...
  • Circuit board
    Sino-Dutch grant for research into flexible printed circuit boards
    28 Aug 2017
    Dr Ning Yan and Prof. Gadi Rothenberg of the University of Amsterdam's Sustainable Chemistry research priority area have been awarded a joint grant to research and develop new catalysts and processes for making the ...
  • UvA and Solvay crack solvent mixtures puzzle
    22 Aug 2017
    Chemists working at the University of Amsterdam's (UvA) Sustainable Chemistry research priority area have collaborated with the Solvay Lab of the Future in Bordeaux to develop a practical toolbox for predicting the ...
  • www.biobasedworldnews.com
    Research Priority Area Sustainable Chemistry hosts successful conference on bio-based chemistry
    6 Jun 2017
    Last week the Research Priority Area Sustainable Chemistry of the Van't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences (HIMS) welcomed over 200 experts, entrepreneurs and innovators to the conference 'Bio-Based Live Europe', ...
  • Cyanide removal catalyst shortlisted for Emerging Technologies Competition
    9 May 2017
    An innovative cyanide removal catalyst invented by Dr Paula Oulego Blanco, Dr Raveendran Shiju and Prof. Gadi Rothenberg from the University of Amsterdam’s Sustainable Chemistry Research Priority Area has been ...
  • Novel catalyst for carbon dioxide conversion
    9 Apr 2017
    Edwin Gnanakumar and Shiju Raveendran, working at the UvA research priority area Sustainable Chemistry, have invented a new catalyst that can efficiently convert carbon dioxide to carbon monoxide. If successful on a ...
  • UvA chemists presented their research to business companies
    31 Mar 2017
    During the Amsterdam edition of the ‘Innovation Tour’ on 23 March Veni fellow Ties Korstanje and PhD student Henrik Cornelisson van de Ven presented their research to chemistry oriented entrepreneurs.
  • Three UvA chemists among first members of Advanced Research Center CBBC
    7 Mar 2017
    Prof. Bas de Bruin, Prof. Joost Reek and Dr Moniek Tromp of the University of Amsterdam's Research Priority Area Sustainable Chemistry have been elected as members of the new ‘Advanced Research Center Chemical ...
  • Sustainable Chemistry Research UvA
    Three winners in ACE Venture Lab bootcamp Sustainable Chemistry
    22 Nov 2016
    The ACE Venture Lab bootcamp which was organised last week on the initiative of the University of Amsterdam's Research Priority Area Sustainable Chemistry held a pleasant surprise. Not just one but three of the ...
  • ACID 2016 invitation cover
    Amsterdam Chemistry Innovation Day: Progress and opportunities
    12 Oct 2016
    In the afternoon of Friday, 28 October 2016, the University of Amsterdam's Van 't Hoff Institute of Molecular Sciences will host the Amsterdam Chemistry Innovation Day, organised in association with the Innovation ...
  • HRSMC
    Jacqueline Cramer: 'Chemistry is important for the circular economy'
    6 Sep 2016
    On 23 September, Professor Jacqueline Cramer, UvA alumna and sustainability icon, will participate in the Sustainability Workshop, organised by the Holland Research School of Molecular Chemistry (HRSMC) and the Van ...
  • UvA chemists invent new supercapacitor materials
    9 Jun 2016
    Dr David Eisenberg and Prof. Gadi Rothenberg of the University of Amsterdam's Van ‘t Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences have invented a new type of supercapacitor material with a host of potential applications in ...