The Olofsson Research Group

Welcome to the Olofsson Group Website!

Latest news

Berit has finished the 2nd part of 4 in the long distance sport events "En Svensk Klassiker" (A Swedish Classic): "Vätternrundan", which is a 300 km bike race around lake Vättern. The time was 9 hours and 30 min, which corresponds to 31.6 km/h (including stops to repair flat tires etc).

The group participated in the Swedish conference "Organikerdagarna" in Umeå.

Our nitroarene synthesis by C-H functionalization of arenes is now published in Angewandte Chemie.

The Top. Curr. Chem. book "Hypervalent Iodine Chemistry" (Ed: Thomas Wirth) is now published, including Berit's chapter on Arylations with Diaryliodonium Salts.

The announced PhD student position is now filled, and we welcome Gabriella Kervefors to the group in September.

Our Angewandte review on Diaryliodonium Salts has reached more than 320 citations!

Interesting links

Don't miss the Twitter feed Hypervalent Iodine (@Hyperiodine), which provides fast access to all publications on hypervalent iodine chemistry.

Upcoming conferences: the 5th International Conference on Hypervalent Iodine Chemistry (ICHIC 2016) in Switzerland July 2016.

Watch the Chemical imbalance film to learn more about the important gender equality issue!

Enjoy the Periodic Videos at TedEd - one film about each element in the periodic table.

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