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News items regarding valorisation of HIMS research are listed below. We also provide overviews of news items in the categories scientific highlights | grants and funding | people. All news items are listed at the HIMS news main page

Results: 61 - 74 of 74
Results: 61 - 74 of 74
  • Amsterdam Science & Innovation Award 2016
    Two HIMS projects among ten finalists for Amsterdam Science & Innovation Award 2016
    26 Apr 2016
    The jury for the Amsterdam Science & Innovation Award 2016 has announced the selection of the ten finalists. Two of them involve researchers of the Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences. The winner will be ...
  • UvA licenses novel molecules for hydrogen generation to French company PorphyChem
    26 Apr 2016
    Innovation Exchange Amsterdam (IXA), the UvA’s technology transfer office, recently licensed the rights for the commercialisation of novel molecules for hydrogen generation to the French company PorphyChem. ...
  • China grants UvA patent for innovative bioplastic
    24 Mar 2016
    The Chinese Patent Office has granted patent rights to the University of Amsterdam (UvA) for the invention of the biodegradable polymer developed in 2011 by UvA researchers Dr Albert Alberts and Prof. Gadi Rothenberg.
  • Chemistry in Amsterdam teachers day
    High school teachers and students enjoy 'Chemistry in Amsterdam'
    21 Mar 2016
    On Thursday 17 March about fifty high school teachers and their students attended the 'Chemistry in Amsterdam' meeting at the Amsterdam Science Park. Through lectures and experiments they were (re)acquinted with ...
  • Successful conference on state-of-the-art metal soap research
    15 Mar 2016
    The conference ‘Metal Soaps in Art’ held 14 and 15 March in the Rijksmuseum was a great success. Hundreds of scientists, art historians and conservators visited Amsterdam to explore metal soap related degradation ...
  • Logo ACMM
    New computational chemistry funded through CSER initiative
    14 Mar 2016
    Researchers of the Amsterdam Center for Multiscale Modeling (ACMM) have been awarded new funding through the ‘Computational Sciences for Energy Research' (CSER) public-private partnership, a multi-million euro ...
  • Logo Co van Ledden Hulsebosch Centrum
    CLHC continues collaboration in forensic science
    12 Feb 2016
    The Netherlands Forensic Institute (NFI) and the Science Faculty (FNWI) and the Academic Medical Center (AMC) of the University of Amsterdam (UvA) continue their collaboration within the Co van Ledden Hulsebosch ...
  • Standing at bag
    UvA to collaborate in forensic research on explosives
    28 Jan 2016
    The University of Amsterdam (UvA), the Netherlands Forensic Institute (NFI) and the Dutch research organisation TNO are joining forces in forensic scientific research into explosives. In a new project named FEXIN, ...
  • Logo Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
    Japanese chemists visit HIMS
    19 Jan 2016
    On Tuesday 19 January four Japanese scientists from Kanazawa University visited the Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences of the University of Amsterdam. Their visit was part of the 'Program for Advancing ...
  • Plasmareactor CIDS
    Sino-Dutch cooperation in green plasma chemistry
    5 Jan 2016
    In a collaborative project with the Center of Interface Dynamics for Sustainability (CIDS) at the Chengdu Development Center for Science and Technology in China, researchers of the UvA’s Van 't Hoff Institute for ...
  • Gold
    Cleaning up the precious metals industry
    21 Oct 2015
    UvA researchers have discovered a new material that can catalyse the decomposition of cyanide ions in process waste streams. The catalyst has been patented and attracts interest from industry. Germany’s oldest gold ...
  • prof. dr. P.D. (Pieter) Iedema
    Modeling acrylate polymerisation
    10 Jun 2015
    Professor Piet Iedema of the Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences has recently been awarded 200.000 euro in the STW "Hightech Materials" funding scheme for his research project "Photocuring created network ...
  • Cosmos logo
    Catalysts for bio-oil
    1 Jun 2015
    As part of the European Horizon2020 research programme recently the COSMOS project was launched. It aims at developing profitable, sustainable, multipurpose, non-GMO European oil crops. InCatT BV, a spinoff company ...
  • Annet Schallmey
    HIMS researchers to cooperate with Pantarhei Bioscience
    15 Jul 2014
    The Biocatalysis group of the Van’t Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences has signed a research agreement with the Dutch company Pantarhei Bioscience. The aim of this collaboration is to develop a novel biocatalytic ...