The Group in Spring 2019
From left to right: First row: Ashis, Stephanie, Marion, Nina . Second row: Paola, Stefano, Julien, Ming-Ming, Elija, Eliott, Véronique, Javier, Guillaume, Jerome, Bastian, Raphael, Vincent, Luca, Phill.
July 18: Bastian has won one of the the Royal Society of Chemistry Poster Prizes at the ESOC conference. Congratulations!
July 18: Small rings strike again! The work of Mingming on the 1,3-Difunctionalization of aminocyclopropanes has been accepted in Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. (DOI: 10.1002/anie.201907060 ).
July 11: Jerome has been promoted to full professor by the ETH board!
July 5: Start of the move of the LCSO labs to the temporary laboratories at the first floor for renovation.
July 2: The work of Romain, Javier and Raphael, in collaboration with Prof. Fierz on the use of EBX reagents for the labeling of peptides and proteins has been accepted in Chem . Congratulations! (DOI: 10.1016/j.chempr.2019.06.022 ).
July 2: The work of Marion on photoredox-catalyzed decarboxylative alkynylation of peptides has been highlighted as Synfacts of the month by Yamamoto and Wu in the category peptide chemistry! (DOI: 10.1055/s-0039-1689776 ).
June 13: Waser Group @LcsoLab has now 1000 followers. Thanks for following us!
May 17: Paola Caramenti successfully defended her PhD thesis. She is the thirteenth PhD student to obtain her degree at LCSO. Congratulations! She will now join the group of Prof. Alois Fürstner at MPI Mülheim as a SNF postdoctoral fellow.
May 5: The work of Phill on the use of carbonate salts as CO2 source in the palladium-catalyzed carboxy alkynylation of propargyl amines has been accepted in Eur. JOC . Congratulations! (DOI: 10.1002/ejoc.201900500 ).
April 18: The paper by Marion and Franck on the C-Terminal Bioconjugation of Peptides through Photoredox Decarboxylative Alkynyation has been accepted in Angew. Chem. Congratulations! (DOI: 10.1002/anie.201901922 ).
March 27: The preprint of the work of Guillaume of on the copper-catalyzed vinylation of diazo compounds with vinylbenziodoxolones (VBX) reagents is now available on ChemRxiv (DOI: 10.26434/chemrxiv.7892513.v1 ).
March 18: The new traditional (Spring group photo ) of LCSO members is now available.
March 1: Dr. Vincent Pirenne from the group of Yannick Landais at the University of Bordeaux joins LCSO for his postdoc. Welcome!
February 22: Franck Le Vaillant successfully defended his PhD thesis. He is the twelvth PhD student to obtain his degree at LCSO. Congratulations!
February 12: Paola and Nina’s publication has been chosen as a hot article by Chemical Science!
February 8: The work of Stephanie on the synthesis of alkynyl sulfoxides with EBX reagents is now accepted in J. Org. Chem. (DOI: 10.1021/acs.joc.9b00050 ).
February 8: Julien Borrel from CPE Lyon has now started his master work at LCSO with an ISIC master grant.
February 4: The work of Paola and Nina on new reagents for the Umpolung of enamides is now accepted in Chem. Sci. (DOI: 10.1039/C8SC05573D ).
January 25: Romain Tessier successfully defended his PhD thesis. He is the eleventh PhD student to obtain his degree at LCSO. Congratulations!
January 15: LCSO has now two new members! Warm welcome to Elija who is starting her PhD, and to Luca who is starting a postdoctoral fellow.
January 8: The work of Phill and Erwann on the tethered functionalization of propargylic amines is now accepted in Chem. Eur. J. (DOI: 10.1002/chem.201900020).
January 7: The work of Nina and Franck on the synthesis of hydantoins with hypervalent iodine reagents has been published in Org. Lett. (DOI: 10.1021/acs.orglett.8b03843). This is publication number 100 for Jerome!