The Olofsson Research Group

Welcome to the Olofsson Group Website!

Latest news

The announced post doc position has been filled, and we welcome Dr. David Bulfield from the Ruhr-Universität-Bochum, Germany to join the group later this spring.

The cover page for our asymmetric acylations with Weinreb amides has been published in ChemSusChem, nice work Serena!

Berit gave a lecture at the PhD day at Uppsala University, organized by the Pharmaceutical doctoral council.

Dr. Guru Ramani has left the group after 2 years of post doc, we wish him the best of luck back in India!

Erika has successfully defended her Master project (60 ETCS) and will soon begin doctoral studies in the group. Well done Erika!

Gabbi has successfully defended her halftime report with Peter Dinér as the opponent. Congratulations!

Berit gave an invited lecture in Uppsala January 24th, at the Minisymposium to celebrate the 2018 Ulla & Stig Holmquist Science Prize in Organic Chemistry.

The Patai book on Hypervalent Halogen Chemistry, which Berit is one of the Editors of, finally has all the chapters published online, including our own chapter on Arylations. Congratulations Piret!

Interesting links

We look forward to the next ICHIC meeting, which will take place in Moscow in 2020.

Have a look at JoVe videos on organic chemistry.

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

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

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