The Olofsson Research Group

Welcome to the Olofsson Group Website!

Latest news

Gergely Tolnai has now left the group after a successful post doc period, we wish him the best of luck with his independent career in Budapest!

Gabriella has made her first contribution to the cake competition.

Nibadita Purkait has started a post doc in the group. Welcome!

Berit did Lidingöloppet, a 30 km cross country running race, which was the last race in A Swedish Classic. See photos here.

Our long-term project on vinylbenziodoxolones (VBX) has been published as a "Hot Paper" in Chemistry - a European Journal. Congratulations Elin, Alexandra, Marien & Chandan!

Our synthesis of sterically congested alkyl aryl ethers is now published in Organic Letters. Congrats Erik & Elin!

Our O-arylation of carbohydrates has been published in Angewandte Chemie. Congratulations Gergely!

Our nitroarene synthesis by C-H functionalization of arenes is among the 10 most accessed papers in Angewandte Chemie in June! It has also been highlighted in Organic Process Research & Development.

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

Interesting links

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

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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