The Olofsson Research Group

Welcome to the Olofsson Group Website!

Latest news

Berit has been elected as ChemPubSoc Europe Fellow 2016/2017! Proud to be part of such a distinguished selection of Chemists.

Our Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. on metal free N-arylation of amines is now open access. Enjoy!

The annual Alumni BBQ will take place September 4th. Welcome all present and past coworkers!

Our cover page in Chem. Comm. is now published. Purple of course, well designed Gabbi & Piret!

The chemoselective S-arylation of thioamides is now published in Chem. Commun. (open access). Congratulations Piret & Gabbi!

Piret has moved back to Estonia after three years in the group. We will miss you!


Photos from the 6th ICHIC (International Conference on Hypervalent Iodine Chemistry) in Cardiff.

Many chapters in the Patai book on Hypervalent Halogen Chemistry, which Berit is an Editor of, are now available online.

The metal free N-arylation of amines is now published in Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. (ASAP). Well done Nibadita, Gabbi and Erika!

We had a fun group evening at Gröna Lund with Femkamp and rollercoasters.

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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