The Group in Spring 2022
From left to right: Diana, Veronique, Stefano Jerome, Alexandre, Julien, Tobias, Eliott, Mikus, Thomas, Pierre, Vladyslav, Xiangdong, Yuji, Tin, Xingyu, Jonas, Emmanuelle, Elija, Christine, Nina, Emma, Nieves, Maria
April 22: Raphael Simonet-Davin successfully defended his PhD thesis. He is the eighteenth PhD student to obtain their degree at LCSO. Congratulations!
April 20: Stephanie Amos has successfully passed his PhD exam and is allowed to proceed to her public PhD defense. Congratulations!
March 1: New semester means new group members: Lucas Eichenberger starts his apprenticeship, André Bossonnet and Antonin Homassel their master thesis and Maria Casas Munoz her internship at LCSO. Welcome!
February 24: After 2 years exile at floor 0, LCSO is finally back on 4th floor in brand new labs!
February 15: The work of Emma and Eliott on the synthesis of polycyclic aminals starting from dipeptides is now accepted in Chem. Commun. (DOI: 10.1039/D2CC00167E).
February 9: The work of Emmanuelle and Raphael on selective C-H azidation of N-terminal proline is now accepted in Chem. Eur. J. (DOI: 10.1002/chem.202200368).
February 1: Christine Marty joins the group for her PhD. Welcome!
January 27: A preprint of the work of Tin on photomediated C-C and C-H alkynylations of cyclopropanes has been deposited on ChemRxiv (DOI: 10.26434/chemrxiv-2022-vf5gm ).
January 26: Raphael Simonet-Davin has successfully passed his PhD exam and is allowed to proceed to his public PhD defense. Congratulations!
January 24: Pierre and Tin have successfully passed their candidacy exam and are definitively admitted in the doctoral school. Congratulations!
January 14: The work of Mikus on extending the catalytically formed chiral auxiliary concept from hydrogenation to cyclopropanation and epoxidation is now accepted in Angewandte Chemie (DOI: 10.1002/anie.202113925 ).
January 12: Ashis Das has successfully passed his PhD exam and is allowed to proceed to his public PhD defense. Congratulations!
January 3: Dr. Tobias Milzarek joins the group as Postdoc. Welcome!
January 1: Jerome becomes editor-in-chief of Helvetica Chimica Acta together with Prof. Eva Hevia from the university of Bern.
December 6: Mingming Wang has successfully passed his PhD exam and is allowed to proceed to his public PhD defense. Congratulations!
November 26: Bastian Muriel has been awarded the top 8% PhD thesis distinction for EDCH in 2021. Congratulations!
October 21: The review of Emmanuelle and Elija onthe use of hypervalent iodine reagents for the modification of peptides and proteins is now accepted in Angewandte Chemie (DOI: 10.1002/anie.202112287 ).
October 21: Our Full LCSO Brain Storming Session has taken place again after cancellation last year due to COVID.
October 14: The Organic chemistry seminars start again after a long COVID interruption.
October 6: Mael Djaid from EPFL and Jonas Dechent from LMU joined LCSO for their master internship and thesis respectively. Welcome!
September 24: Guillaume Pisella successfully defended his PhD thesis. He is the seventeenth PhD student to obtain their degree at LCSO. Congratulations!
September 22: Helena Sole joins the group for her master internship. Welcome!
September 15: New PhD students at LCSO: Emma Robert is back for her PhD and Yuji Kamei starts his PhD as a shared student with the Fierz group. Welcome!
September 10: The most successful SCS fall meeting ever for LCSO: Stephanie wins the award for the best oral presentation and Nina the runner-up poster prize!