The Olofsson Research Group

Welcome to the Olofsson Group Website!

BO group March 2017
Latest news

Erik has nailed his thesis, congratulations! Only 3 weeks left to the defence...

We welcome Melanie Walther, who has joined the group as an Ersamus student.

We welcome Guru Ramani, who has joined the group on a post doctoral Fellowship from WennerGren Foundations.

Two PhD defences will take place in the group this spring:
Erik Lindstedt will defend May 12th at 10.00, with Kilian Muniz as opponent.
Elin Stridfeldt will defend June 2nd at 10.00, with Zoltan Novak as opponent.

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 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.

Interesting links

Save the date for the next Trends in Organic Chemistry Symposium (free of charge):
Photocatalysis in organic synthesis November 6th, Gothenburg (including hypervalent iodine).

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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