News and events

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Local news

People needed for testing website

2020.09.18IAS needs internationals to test their website for international academic staff.

Holiday registration - Deadline October 5, 2020

2020.09.18Holiday year September 1, 2020 – August 31, 2021

Development by the Skrydstrup Group

2020.09.18Safer, simpler and efficient lab-scale method for generating important compounds

Grant from the Novo Nordisk Foundation

2020.09.18Merete Bilde and Tobias Weidner are among the participants in the DRAMA project.

Photo: AU

Get more out of your SDD

2020.09.17The SDD is your opportunity to discuss your tasks, results, well-being and competency development with your manager.

Grants for wild ideas

2020.09.17VILLUM Experiment grants awarded to Alexander Zelikin and Kim Daasbjerg

Information meeting on Centers of Excellence

2020.09.15The Danish National Research Foundation (DG) opens the next call for Centers of Excellence. AU invites potential applicants to an information meeting on Centers of Excellence and how to apply for one.

Might coronavirus spread via aerosols?

2020.09.15Marianne Glasius and other researchers have been interviewed by TV2 regarding aerosols and coronavirus (in Danish).

Information security: Avoid security breaches

2020.09.11Remember to use the Bcc function when sending mass emails to external recipients

Encryption - Information from Nat-Tech IT

2020.09.10Change of background screen - does your computer need to be encrypted?

Collaboration between Physics and Chemistry: 2020 HOT PCCP Article

2020.09.10A new article published in Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics by Henrik B. Pedersen, Jonas Elm, and Merete Bilde has been selected as a 2020 HOT PCCP Article.


2020.09.09Bioinformatics tool developed by Frans Mulder and coworkers for prediction of protein order and disorder.

Dean's visit

2020.09.08Kristian Pedersen visits Dept. of Chemistry this Friday

Invitation to dialogue

2020.09.08Faculty strategy process kick-off

Dean to visit departments at the Faculty of Natural Sciences

2020.09.07In September, Dean Kristian Pedersen will start his long-awaited round of visits to the faculty departments and units. His aim is to greet the departments and introduce the new strategy process.

The IAS reception

2020.09.07The IAS reception is again open to help international staff at AU.

AU IT launches new technical solution against fake emails

2020.08.31Check your spam filter after getting the launching info - real emails may be rejected.

The special COVID-19 restrictions in Aarhus have been lifted off as of 28 August 2020.

2020.08.28All employees at the university’s locations in Aarhus may come back to work on campus starting on Monday 31 August

Information about teaching during corona - the pages have been updated with important info

2020.08.27The corona situation means that many aspects of teaching will be affected in this autumn semester. Find the information specifically about teaching during corona on the Nat staff portal.

Introduction for new employees

2020.08.26AU introduction webinar to be held on 29 September

Remotely Triggered Liquefaction of Hydrogel Materials

2020.08.25Article published in ACS NANO by the Zelikin Lab in collaboration with Henrik Birkedal

Bridging the gender gap in writing grants

2020.08.25FREE WEBINAR SERIES Wednesday 2nd September 14.00-16.00 and Wednesday 9th September 13.00-14.00


2020.08.20Jakob B. Grinderslev receives the DanScatt PhD Award 2020

Grant calls

2020.08.20The Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters

Publication from the Poulsen Lab on the front cover of Natural Products Reports

2020.08.20Title: Dehydration reactions in polyfunctional natural products

AU climate strategy

2020.08.1844 green initiatives are being launched

Video greetings from Dekan Kristian Pedersen

2020.08.18The Dean sends video greetings for staff and students regarding the corona situation.

Cancelled: Annual celebration and Denmark's biggest Friday Bar and Sports Day

2020.08.17An unfortunate but necessary consequence of the situation, says Rector Brian Bech Nielsen.

New guidelines on tracing infection and appeal to use the tracing app

2020.08.14On the AU corona website, there are new guidelines for staff on how to handle COVID-19 symptoms and infection. Furthermore, AU urges everyone to download the national contact tracing app ’smitte|stop’.

Carlsberg Foundation calls

2020.08.14The Carlsberg Foundation has now published calls on Visiting Fellowships (University of Oxford) and Fellowships regarding Internationalisation, Reintegration, Young Researcher, and Research Infrastructure.

Deadlines for AUFF 2020 grant applications

2020.08.13AUFF Nova 2020 funding programme: deadline 15 September - Publication support: deadline 04 September - International mobility: deadline 11 September

DFF webinar about calls autumn 2020 and spring 2021

2020.08.12The Independent Research Fund Denmark invites to participate in webinar on instruments and application procedures.

IT support at AU campus

2020.08.10The IT helpdesks return to emergency support during the period of 10-23 August 2020

Recent corona situation

2020.08.10Measures for students and staff at campus Aarhus

Due to the recent Corona virus outbreak:

2020.08.10No parties and Friday bars are to be allowed at AU until further notice.

An autumn semester with teaching activities on campus

2020.08.10Aarhus University places a high priority on in-person teaching activities on campus. The university’s general policy is that this autumn’s teaching activities are to take place in person on campus, to the extent that this is compatible with health and safety considerations.

New employment as of 1st August 2020

2020.08.04Tenure Track Assistant Professor Shuai Wei

Publication in Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics - Inside cover

2020.07.28New chemical compounds may pave the way for developing new battery types

Student places offered

2020.07.31Significant increase at Natural Sciences

CANCELLED (new date to be announced) Welcome reception for Dean Kristian Pedersen

2020.07.21AU invites to a welcome reception for the Dean at Faculty of Natural Sciences on 19 August 2020.

New design at the PURE homepage

2020.07.20The new design makes it possible to reach wanted information in a click or two.

Summer greetings for staff members

2020.06.26Video greetings from Dean Kristian Pedersen

Update on travel activity

2020.06.26Update on AU info pages regarding trips and stays abroad

Partial access for students

2020.06.26On 24 June 2020, students were again allowed to use AU facilities such as reading rooms and group rooms. At Dept. of Chemistry, the access to reading rooms and group rooms is reserved for students on the chemistry and medical chemistry programs.

DKK 13.5 million Novo Nordisk NERD grant to Alexander Zelikin

2020.06.25For the first time, the Novo Nordisk Foundation has awarded grants within the research programme NERD, which is targeted at ambitious and wild research ideas in the fields of scientific and technical research.


2020.06.17Please remember to close windows after work hours

STAY SAFE! Remember to follow the guidelines.

2020.06.16The local guidelines for the reopening og Chemistry are still valid and must be followed - find the local guidelines here.

3D X-ray reveals secrets from inside bones

2020.06.15Henrik Birkedal has, as part of an international research team, used new X-ray techniques to describe how the architecture of healthy human bones is built up.

Nat-Tech IT-support reopens gradually

2020.06.11PLEASE NOTE: Physical attendance is still to be limited.

Important info on travel activity

2020.06.10Read about the AU rules that apply for travel activity as well as holiday travel in areas which are advised to avoid by the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs

New organisation to strengthen engineering at AU

2020.06.10The dean of the Tech Faculty is proposing a new organisation, with four new departments, to consolidate and strengthen the engineering area at AU. One of the proposed departments is Dept. of Biological and Chemical Engineering (working title).

Two vice-dean positions will be advertised at Natural Sciences

2020.06.09Vice-dean for education and vice-dean for research

Serious security threat: update iPhones and iPads now

2020.06.08It is important that you update your iPhone or iPad to the latest operating system – iOS 13.5. There has been a serious security breach at Apple that can be exploited.

New graduate school – new website

2020.06.04As a result of the faculty division, the faculty of Natural Sciences now has its own graduate school, the Graduate School of Natural Sciences (GSNS), and the new graduate school has launched a new website.

New ground rules for external collaboration

2020.06.09AU is introducing a new set of ground rules for external research collaboration. The rules will ensure responsible practice and freedom in collaboration, and they will help clarify a complex area.

New user-friendly employee profile

2020.06.04From now on, if you need to change your profile settings, change your password or check your holiday overview, use your new employee profile. You can access your profile on

DanMax takes first light

2020.06.04Mads Ry Vogel Jørgensen, Project Manager Diffraction, had a great day on 2 June 2020, when the Danish beamline DanMAX saw first light. Representatives from DTU, Aarhus University and the University of Copenhagen followed the process online.

Boon: What lessons can we learn?

2020.06.02Last week, the government finally made the announcement we’ve all been waiting for, and we can finally return to our offices.

New students and the introductory week

2020.06.02New students will be first in line when the campus reopens. But the traditional weekend trips have been cancelled, and our digital facilities will be upgraded.

Photo: Colourbox

Now you can also use Zoom for internal and external meetings

2020.06.02An assessment of Zoom's security and capacity shows that the platform can be used for internal meetings and meetings with external partners as well.

Participate in Teams meetings from meeting rooms at AU

2020.06.02From Wednesday 3 June, it will be possible to participate in Teams meetings from meeting rooms with video conferencing equipment at AU.

Victoria Birkedal in collaboration on fighting COVID-19

2020.05.29The Innovation Fund Denmark has granted DKK 3.8 million to Daniel Otzen and collaborators, Jørgen Kjems and Victoria Birkedal, for developing a screening system to identify drugs that are able to combat COVID-19.

High level of hygiene is our shared responsibility

2020.05.29Disinfectant for everyone and extra focus on cleaning

New reopening phase at Chemistry

2020.05.29Information from Birgit Schiøtt, Henrik Birkedal, Henrik Stapelfeldt, and Jacob Ramsay

Reopening of Department of Chemistry

2020.05.27Precautions and guidelines as of 27th May 2020

New publication from Surflab

2020.05.27Structure and Dynamics of Interfacial Peptides and Proteins from Vibrational Sum-Frequency Generation Spectroscopy

Awards from DFF for new, original ideas

2020.05.19Among 59 AU researchers, 4 researchers from Department of Chemistry have been awarded a share of the DKK 696 million granted from the Independent Research Fund Denmark.

Increase in phishing mails

2020.05.15AU is seeing an uptick in phishing mails from cybercriminals pretending to be AU managers or colleagues. Please be extra vigilant about these kinds of emails.

Limited reopening of additional on-site activities at the university

2020.05.15From Monday 18 May, a limited number of students and academic staff will be allowed on campus for selected exam and teaching activities.

FAQ: Partial, limited reopening of research labs

2020.05.05Here you can find answers to frequently asked questions about the partial reopening of the research labs at AU

Aarhus University launches new webshop

2020.05.06The new AU webshop was launched on Friday 1 May, is built on a user-friendly standard system that can handle internal transactions and is integrated with AU's accounting system.

Nat's new dean is going to seek out the faculty's DNA

2020.05.01Read Kristian Pedersen's thoughts about his new job, the faculty and what drives him as a leader.

AU's new planning system is up and running – two faculties will be the first to use it

2020.05.01This week, AU launched the new joint planning system. Arts and Tech will be the first to use the new system for planning.

Digital exams – from two systems to one at AU

2020.05.01The two systems for digital exams at AU, WiseFlow and Digital Exams, are about to be replaced. The senior management team has confirmed that the two systems are to be replaced by one system during spring 2022.

Arnold Boon's blog

2020.05.01Gradual reopening of AU: How is this unfolding in the administration?

Photo: Colourbox

Zoom is safe to use for exams thanks to new update and guidelines

2020.05.01It‘s safe for examiners and co-examiners to discuss grading, and Zoom can be used for exams involving sensitive personal data, confidential data and NDAs, a new security assessment concludes.

Even though no one is travelling, AU’s travel group has plenty of work to do

2020.04.28In Arnold Boon’s article series, focus is on the AU Finance travel group and their unanticipated lockdown task.

Distance teaching at Nat and Tech - Update

2020.04.27ST Learning Lab has updated their website with resources to get you started with distance learning.

Greeting from the Dean: "We’re unlikely ever to forget the spring of 2020"

2020.04.24Read the Dean's greetings and advice regarding the partial, limited reopening of NAT

Permanent employment as of May 1st, 2020

2020.04.24Bjarke Donslund, AC-TAP

Zelikin lab publishes in Angewandte Chemie

2020.04.24Molecular, Macromolecular, and Supramolecular Glucuronide Prodrugs: Lead Identified for Anticancer Prodrug Monotherapy

Partial reopening of research labs

2020.04.23AU has now formally been granted permission to begin partially reopening research labs. The partial reopening will begin on Thursday 23 April.

AU uses Zoom for teaching and exams

2020.04.21AU has decided to use Zoom as the primary platform for digital classes and exams. In order to achieve the best IT security, you should always use the official AU Zoom and make sure that you update the Zoom client.

New digital platform for virtual meetings

2020.04.17Teams (part of Microsoft Office 365) is available to all employees for virtual meetings. Download and check up on webinars/intro to Teams.

Latest announcement from AU

2020.04.14Extension of lockdown until 10 May and information on exams

Video greetings from Brian Bech Nielsen

2020.04.14Watch the latest video greetings recorded by Rector prior to the Easter holidays

Video greetings from Dean Kristian Pedersen

2020.04.03The new dean at Faculty of Natural Sciences sends greetings to staff and students of the faculty.

Life with lockdown at Natural Sciences

2020.04.03One of the many who are keeping the wheels of NAT running during the AU lockdown, is Allan Madsen, who is supervising building maintenance and operation in "a ghost town"

AU Climate Strategy approved

2020.04.03Aarhus University has approved its first climate strategy. The overall goal of this ambitious strategy, which covers the period up to and including 2025, is a significant reduction in the university’s carbon emissions.

Special holiday rules during AU lock-down

2020.04.01New agreement on holiday/time off in lieu also affects some employees at AU

For Carlsberg Foundation grant holders

2020.03.30Read about approval of requests for project and deadline extensions made necessary due to the corona situation.

Project extension due to COVID-19

2020.03.30Independent Research Fund Denmark approves one-year project extension

Info from the Research Support Office

2020.03.30Advice to researchers involved in H2020 projects affected by the corona situation.

Trips and stays abroad - latest update from AU

2020.03.30Read the update regarding travel insurance conditions.

VILLUM Synergy grant - New cluster models

2020.03.27DKK 3.0 million grant for teamwork between Birgit Schiøtt and Ira Assent from Dept. of Computer Science

Latest announcements from AU

2020.03.20New video from Rector Brian Bech Nielsen (18 March 2020)

Carlsberg Foundation research donation

2020.03.20Millions donated towards coronavirus research at AU

Distance education

2020.03.19AU info page: Information and guidance on transition to remote teaching

FAQ from AU HR

2020.03.18Corona virus: Which special terms of employment apply?

Aarhus University and the pharmaceutical industry join forces on open innovation – a pathway to new medicines

2020.03.17Aarhus University and several international pharmaceutical companies are joining forces in the Open Discovery Innovation Network (ODIN), a ground-breaking open research collaboration for which the Novo Nordisk Foundation has awarded a grant of DKK 54.5 million

AU on the corona situation

2020.03.16Video from Rektor Brian Bech Nielsen

Travel/official trips abroad

2020.03.16Update from AU - strongly advising against official trips abroad

Fight-nCov project against corona virus

2020.03.16Alexander Zelikin key partner in Fight-nCov project for developing antiviral treatment against corona virus.

Cancelled conference - what to do about the flight tickets?

2020.03.16If a conference has been cancelled due to the coronavirus this is what you need to do:

Important about registration in Denmark

2020.03.13Due to the Corona virus, the citizen services are closed the next two weeks. Newly arrived internationals will therefore not be able to register and get their CPR number.

Important about services for international academic staff

2020.03.13The access to International Academic Staff (IAS) services has changed. The IAS services are not closed, and you can still use the services, but face-to-face services are closed.

IT support webshop

2020.03.12Wait to order IT items, until the situation is normalized.

Announcement from the University Senior Management Team - UPDATE

2020.03.12Information to employees and students: Closing down of AU for the next 2 weeks

Controlling the conversion of CO2 with new catalysts

2020.03.10Converting CO2 into more useful products offers an interesting strategy to mitigate climate issues while producing value added chemicals. Researchers from the Carbon Dioxide Activation Center (CADIAC) have discovered how the ligand scaffold around a manganese catalyst can be modified to control the selectivity of the products generated via conversion of CO2

Coronavirus - Latest updates

2020.03.06Department of Chemistry strongly advises where not to travel

Coronavirus - FAQ

2020.03.04Information, questions, and answers regarding coronavirus

The new holiday act

2020.03.02On 1 September 2020, the new Danish Holiday Act will enter into force, and all employees will switch to concurrent holiday, meaning that holiday is earned on an ongoing basis and can also be taken on an ongoing basis. Read about the transition to the new holiday act and the so-called mini holiday year (1/5-31/8)

New Carbon Isotope Labeling Technique by Skrydstrup group

2020.02.28Carbon isotope labeling of new drug candidates is an important process for allowing preclinical and clinical investigations on a specific compound’s distribution, metabolism, and toxicity. Professor Troels Skrydstrup and his research team have found a new method for this with broad applicability.

Information about the coronavirus outbreak for AU staff and students

2020.02.28Here is some of the most important information you need to know about the coronavirus.

Caught soap-handed: Understanding how soap molecules help proteins get in and out of shape

2020.02.07A new study published in Chemical Science by Jan Skov Pedersen, Daniel E. Otzen, PhD Jannik Pedersen, and PhD Jeppe Lyngsø, gives a detailed picture of both unfolding and refolding of a protein by soap molecules on the millisecond timescale.

From minus to plus – new magnet technology enhances green power

2020.02.07Mogens Christensen is researching a new and cleaner magnet technology; this research also opens up for new opportunities to exploit and store electricity.

Natural Sciences online

2020.01.31New faculty, new identity, and new webpage

New dean at the Faculty of Natural Sciences

2020.01.29After a thorough appointment process, Aarhus University has selected astrophysicist Professor Kristian Pedersen as new dean of the Faculty of Natural Sciences.

Assistant Professor Jógvan M. H. Olsen receives 9,7mio. kr. grant from the Villum Young Investigator program.

2020.01.29The grant project aims at developing methods of calculation that can simulate a large number of biomolecular spectroscopies to help interpret the results of experimental studies.

Professor Karl Anker Jørgensen receives the Maria Skłodowska-Curie Medal

2020.01.29Karl Anker Jørgensen will be joining an impressive group of ground-breaking chemists from all over the world, including several Nobel Prize winners, when he receives the Maria Skłodowska-Curie Medal.

Safe reactions with dangerous gases

2019.12.17Professor Troels Skrydstrup has been interviewed by Chemistry Views (Wiley) about his successful work in organic synthesis, organometallic chemistry, and especially running safe reactions with dangerous but very useful gases, like carbon monoxide and hydrogen cyanide.

Research Paper in Nature Chemistry from the Overgaard group

2019.12.17Title: Observation of the asphericity of 4f-electron density and its relation to the magnetic anisotropy axis in single-molecule magnets

Henrik Birkedal receives infrastructure grant

2019.12.13The Novo Nordisk Foundation has just granted a total of DKK 75 million (EUR 10 million) to projects that can strengthen the infrastructure in Danish research. At Aarhus University, Associate Professor Henrik Birkedal has received a total of DKK 16.3 million (EUR 2.2 million) for his Aarhus X-ray Imaging Alliance – AXIA project.

ChemOffice - New version

2019.12.12A new version of ChemOffice is out (Ver. 19.0), both for Mac and Windows

Associate Professor Thomas Poulsen receives ERC's Consolidator Grant

2019.12.10The European Research Council (ERC) is awarding a total of EUR 600 million to 301 top researchers throughout Europe. One of them is Associate Professor Thomas Poulsen from the Department of Chemistry, who has received an ERC Consolidator Grant of DKK 15 million (EUR 2 million) for his Recypion project.

Molecular catalysts with great prospects for use in converting CO2

2019.12.06Assist. Prof. Xinming Hu and Prof. Kim Daasbjerg from Carbon Dioxide Activation Center (CADIAC) at Aarhus University describe the state-of-the-art of the electrochemical CO2 reduction promoted by molecular catalysts and discuss an important recent discovery published in Nature. Read the Nature News & Views article by Hu and Daasbjerg here.

iNANO researchers honored with business acceleration award

2019.12.05The discovery of a unique technology to detect small molecules in blood, and the potential of being able to secure a more correct and safe treatment of certain patients, led iNANO researchers to establish the startup company, MedicQuant. The team behind the company has just won the Bioinnovation Institute (BII) Acceleration Award

Changes to holiday registrations - deadline December 13, 2019

2019.11.29Have you reported your Christmas holiday yet?

Sapere Aude research leader grant to Jonas Elm

2019.11.21Congratulations to Jonas Elm, who has been awarded 6.2 mio DKK for his research project entitled 'Formation and Growth of Atmospheric Molecular Clusters'. Jonas is one of 11 AU researchers to receive Sapere Aude research leader grants from the Independent Research Fund Denmark.

A new tool will help users avoid sharing sensitive data with unintended recipients

2019.11.21A new tool will help you avoid sharing sensitive personal data with people outside AU through Outlook and SharePoint, as these channels are not suitable for sharing sensitive data

Award for best oral presentation to Nina Wittig Kølln

2019.11.20PhD student in Associate Professor Henrik Birkedals research group, Nina Kølln Wittig, receives award for best oral presentation at the conference ”Bioinspired Materials: from understanding, through processing, to replication”

Poster Award to Gustav Wørmer

2019.11.20Gustav Wørmer (Poulsen lab) is awarded the poster award at the OCPACMI-2019 conference in Copenhagen

AU to switch from Blackboard to Brightspace

2019.11.15The new common learning platform is expected to be ready for implementation in the spring 2021, and fully operational for the autumn semester 2021.

Obtaining order in the “frustrated” landscape of disordered magnetism

2019.11.08Researchers from CMC (Center for Materials Crystallography, headed by Bo Brummerstedt Iversen), are pioneering a novel technique to solve highly elaborate magnetic structures using neutrons at the Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL).

Empower Talent! Mentor scheme

2019.11.01Deadline for registration 20th November 2019 - Kick-off meeting 19th December 2019

New website for PhD students

2019.11.01On 1st November, AU will be launching a new website for PhD students at AU. The website has two aims: external recruitment of PhD students and internal cross-faculty information for current PhD students.

Gold medal in Chemistry – interview and presentation

2019.10.28See photos from the presentation of the H.C. Ørsted Gold medal and read the AU interview with Karl Anker Jørgensen

Phishing against departments

2019.10.28Don't take the bait - e-mails appearing to be from the head of the department

Professor Troels Skrydstrup as partner in Grand Solution project on increasing the recycling of plastics

2019.10.28New Danish collaboration between companies and researchers aims to develop a completely new method of recycling a specific type of plastic, which would otherwise end up on incineration plants for energy recovery or at the landfill

New publication by Christiansen group is editor’s pick in Journal of Chemical Physics

2019.10.24Time-dependent vibrational coupled cluster theory: Theory and implementation at the two-mode coupling level

Mette Rasmussen and Tobias Weidner in Nature Communications

2019.10.23Mette Rasmussen and Tobias Weidner have published a paper in Nature Communications about minerals in the skin of beetle

Frans Mulder publishes in PNAS on how internal empty spaces destabilise proteins

2019.10.14Partial unfolding of proteins is a major issue in industry, as it may affect the stability of products. So how does an empty space or cavity in its hydrophobic core destabilize a protein? And would such a cavity in fact be empty? These are some of the questions Associate Professor Frans Mulder and his research team answer in a new study published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Alexander B. Jensen receives poster award

2019.10.09PhD student from lector Henrik Birkedal's group receives poster award

Karl Anker Jørgensen receives the H.C. Ørsted Gold Medal

2019.09.25In collaboration with the Royal Danish Academy of Sciences, the Society for the Dissemination of Natural Science (SNU) has decided to award a Gold Medal in chemistry and a travel grant in connection with the bicentennial anniversary of H. C. Ørsted's discovery of electromagnetism (1820).

Jens Holbech receives the Research Communication Prize 2019

2019.09.20The Aarhus University Anniversary Foundation Research Communication Prize 2019 goes to senior consultant Jens Dybkjær Holbech

Royal Danish Library launches new library system

2019.09.17On the 19 November 2019, the Royal Library will launch a new library system

Paper by Skrydstrup and his research team on the cover of Organic Letters

2019.09.17Professor Troels Skrydstrup and the other authors behind a paper in Organic Letters were invited to have a front cover

Photo: Lars Kruse, AU

Expanded AU guidelines

2019.09.13Research integrity, freedom of research, and responsible conduct of research

[Translate to English:] Professor Dame Carol Robinson

AU Honorate Doctorate and Distinguished iNANO Lecture 13th September 2019

2019.09.11Professor Dame Carol Robinson, Physical and Theoretical Chemistry Laboratory, University of Oxford

[Translate to English:] Foto: Indkøb AU

AU procurement info on just 1 page!

2019.09.10What you must know when you are involved in AU procurement.

New AU Guidelines

2019.09.10Research freedom and responsible conduct of research

New synthetic technique for carbon isotope labeling

2019.09.06CADIAC publishes in Journal of the American Chemical Society where they report on a novel method for the introduction of carbon isotopes into pharmaceutical relevant molecules

New efficient method for urine analysis may tell us more

2019.08.21Associate Professor Frans Mulder, in collaboration with the University of Florence, has developed an effective method of analysis for examining the constituents of a urine sample, using contrast agent, as a cost-effective adjuvant. This can have a major impact on future healthcare.

New research article from the Poulsen lab published in Angewandte Chemie

2019.08.05Title: A Cyclopropene Electrophile That Targets Glutathione S-Transferase Omega-1 in Cells

New review article from the Poulsen lab published in Angewandte Chemie

2019.08.05Title: Chemical Syntheses and Chemical Biology of Carboxyl Polyether Ionophores: Recent Highlights

Local events

Fri 25 Sep
10:15-11:00 | iNANO AUD (1593-012)
Distinguished iNANO Lecture: The prebiotic origin of the RNA nucleosides
Professor Dr. Thomas Carell (host Prof. Kurt V. Gothelf)
Fri 25 Sep
13:15-15:15 | iNANO Auditorium (1593-0152), Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus
PhD defence: Alexander Sandahl (Supervisor: Kurt V. Gothelf)
Method Developments in Solid-Phase Chemistry: Easing Access to Synthetic Oligonucleotides and Oligo(disulfides)
Tue 29 Sep
08:30-12:45 | Online
Introduction Day for new employees at AU
Wed 04 Nov
14:30-16:00 | iNANO Auditorium, building 1593-012, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Information meeting on DG Centers of Excellence
Fri 06 Nov
15:00-17:00 | Location will be announced
The Junior Researcher Association's Annual General Assembly
All junior researchers, from all faculties of the university, are invited to join the JRA Annual General Assembly.

Events Archive

Tue 15 Sep
10:00-13:00 | Aarhus University The Kitchen, Nørrebrogade 44, Bygning 1741 (15), DK-8000 Aarhus C
Seminar: Market Access and Basics of Regulatory Affairs for Start-ups in Medical Technology
Regulatory approval is a key focus area when working with new therapeutics, diagnostics or medtech devices
Fri 11 Sep
15:00-15:45 | Aud I (1514-213), Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Dean of Faculty of Natural Sciences, Kristian Pedersen, visits Dept. of Chemistry
Fri 28 Aug
10:30-12:30 | TBA
Qualifying Exam: Simon Steffen Pedersen (Supervisor: Troels Skrydstrup)
Development of Novel Carbon Isotope Labeling Strategies with Carbon Monoxide and Nickel Pincer Complexes
Tue 25 Aug
10:00-11:00 |
Nat-Tech Finances PowerBI demo webinar
Demo of PowerBI -project manager reports and Q&A - Zoom webinar (to be held in English)
Fri 21 Aug
13:00-15:30 |
PhD Defence: Mads Bøttger Hansen (Supervisor: Ove Christiansen)
New methods and formalisms in time-dependent vibrational correlation theory
Thu 20 Aug
11:00-14:00 | Aud I (1514-213) & ChemCanteen, Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Wed 19 Aug
15:00-17:00 | iNANO Foyer, building 1590, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
CANCELLED (new date to be announced) Welcome reception for Dean Kristian Pedersen
Thu 13 Aug
13:15-15:15 | 1593-012, iNANO Auditorium, Interdisciplinary Nanoscience Center (iNANO), Aarhus University, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Jonas Palle (Supervisor: Henrik Birkedal)
Imaging Bone Nanostructure
Wed 12 Aug
13:00-15:00 | 1593-012, iNANO Auditorium, Interdisciplinary Nanoscience Center (iNANO), Aarhus University, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Helena Østergaard Rasmussen (Supervisor: Jan Skov Pedersen)
Investigating protein - lipid interactions for globular and amyloidogenic proteins
Wed 05 Aug
13:15-15:15 | Aud VI (1510-213), Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying Exam: Martin Ottesen (Supervisor: Martin Bremholm)
The Wonderful World of Perovskites
Mon 06 Jul
13:00-15:00 | 1510-213, AUD VI, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Albert Vinas Munoz (Vejleder: Henrik Stapelfeldt)
Electron Transfer at 0.37 K Chemical Reactivity in Helium Nanodroplets
Fri 03 Jul
09:30-10:30 |
Nat-Tech Finances PowerBI demo webinar
Demo of PowerBI -project manager reports and Q&A - Zoom webinar (to be held in English)
Mon 29 Jun
13:15-15:15 | Online/1510-213, AUD VI, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Esben Bjerregaard Svenningsen (Supervisor: Thomas B. Poulsen)
Establishing the Cell Painting assay and Studying the mechanism of action of MT-21
Fri 26 Jun
13:15-15:15 | 1514-213, Auditorium I, Institut for Kemi, Aarhus Universitet, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Jakob Bæk Grinderslev (Supervisor: Torben R. Jensen)
Complex hydrides for hydrogen storage and solid-state batteries
Thu 25 Jun
11:00-12:00 | Webinar
Webinar: "The immune system in defense and disease – Research on virus infections, incl COVID-19" - Organizer: Biopeople
Meet professor Søren Paludan, Department of Biomedicine, who will talk about his research at AU
Wed 24 Jun
10:00-12:00 | 1510-213, AUD VI, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Rebekka Koch (Supervisor: Birgit Schiøtt)
Computational study of the dimerization of the 5-HT2A and 5-HT2C receptors
Wed 24 Jun
10:00-12:00 | 1514-213, Aud I, Institut for kemi, Aarhus Universitet, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Talia Zeppelin (Supervisor: Birgit Schiøtt)
Computational microscopy of the monoamine transporters in the brain
Tue 23 Jun
11:15-13:00 | 1511-312, Institut for kemi, Aarhus Universitet, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Josephine Holm Berg (Supervisor: Bo Brummerstedt Iversen)
Synthesis and characterization of chalcogenide olivines
Tue 23 Jun
10:00-12:00 | 1514-115, AUD III, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Kasper Busk Pedersen (Supervisor: Birgit Schiøtt)
Mon 22 Jun
13:15-15:00 | Aarhus University
Qualifying exam: Emma Møller Ehrenreich-Petersen (Supervisor: Martin Bremholm)
High pressure investigation of multiple inorganic compounds
Fri 19 Jun
13:15-15:15 | 1510-213, AUD VI, Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Marie Norre (Supervisor: Jacob Overgaard)
High-Pressure Study of Dysprosium Single Molecule Magnet
Thu 18 Jun
15:00-17:00 | Online
PhD defence: Pere Monge Marcet (Supervisor: Alexander N. Zelikin)
Synthetic Artificial Receptors – sending a message across membranes
Thu 18 Jun
14:15-16:15 | 1510-213, AUD VI, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Rune Lauridsen (Supervisor: Karl Anker Jørgensen)
Asymmetric Organocatalysis: Development and Investigations of Higher Order Cycloaddition Reactions
Thu 18 Jun
10:30-12:30 | 1510-213, AUD VI, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Matilde Rusbjerg (Supervisor: Karl Anker Jørgensen)
Oxidative Umpolung Strategy for alpha-Amination of Aldehydes
Thu 18 Jun
08:00-10:00 | 1510-213, AUD VI, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Nisanhi Sivasothirajah (Vejleder: Karl Anker Jørgensen)
Enantioselective 1,3-Dipolar [6+4] Cycloaddition of Pyrylium Ions and Fulvenes towards Cyclooctanoids
Tue 16 Jun
13:00-15:00 | Online
Qualifying exam: Frederik Thorning Frederiksen (Supervisor: Peter Remsen Ogilby)
Perturbed and Activated Decay: A New Kinetic Model for Singlet Oxygen Deactivation
Fri 12 Jun
13:00-15:00 | Online
Qualifying exam: Jonas Beyer (Supervisor: Bo Brummerstedt Iversen)
On combining powder X-ray diffraction and pair distribution function analysis
Wed 10 Jun
10:00-12:00 | Online
Qualifying exam: Anne Selch Tvilum (Supervisor: Alexander N. Zelikin)
Progress report
Tue 02 Jun
14:00-16:00 | Will be held online
Qualifying exam: Helle Himmelstrup Trinderup (Supervisor: Henrik Helligsø Jensen)
Investigations of NIS/TfOH-activated Glycosylation Reactions and towards the Synthesis of a Human Milk Oligosaccharide
Tue 02 Jun
10:15-12:15 | Online
PhD defence: Thorbjørn B. Nielsen (Supervisor: Kurt V. Gothelf)
Obtaining Protein Conjugates Through Various Guiding Modalities
Fri 29 May
13:00-15:00 | Will be held online
PhD defence: Malene Selch Sønnichsen (Supervisor: Frans Mulder)
Development of a Site-Specific Albumin-Binding Assay
Fri 29 May
08:00-09:00 | Webinar
Getting Started in Denmark webinar
Orientation about registration and Q&A session for new international academic staff at AU.
Wed 27 May
13:00-15:00 | Will be held online. To receive a link to the event, please send an e-mail to
PhD defence: Jacqueline Arlt (Supervisor: Henrik Stapelfeldt)
Molecular frame photoelectron angular distributions from resonant two-photon ionization of molecules in gas phase and in helium nanodroplets
Tue 19 May
14:15-16:15 | Will be held online
PhD defence: Jane Dinh Nguyen (Supervisor: Kurt V. Gothelf)
Exploring the Potential of Modified Oligonucleotides
Tue 19 May
14:15-15:15 | Will be held online - see zoom link
Student Seminar lecture: Rasmus Dahlgaard (Supervisor: Nina Lock)
Polymeric materials for supercapacitor applications
Thu 14 May
16:00-18:00 | Webinar - sign up
Tax Webinar for PhD and researchers at AU
Fri 24 Apr
13:15-16:00 | Will be held online
PhD defence: Hao Tang (supervisor: Mogens Christensen)
PhD student Hao Tang
Thu 23 Apr
14:15-16:15 | Will be held online
Qualifying exam: Angel Eduardo Santorelli Villamizar (Supervisor: Kurt Gothelf)
Synthesis of Light-Mediated Molecular Actuators for Dynamic DNA
Mon 20 Apr
15:15-17:15 | Will be held online
PhD defence: Jakob Voldum Ahlburg (Supervisor: Mogens Christensen)
Realising Sample Environments for X-ray and Neutron Powder Diffraction – Demonstrated through In Situ Studies of Magnetic Ferrites
Fri 17 Apr
13:00-13:45 | Will be held online
PhD defence: Danny Kaare Bech Jørgensen (supervisor: Karl Anker Jørgensen)
Asymmetric Organocatalysis - Synthesis of Molecules with Central and Axial Chirality
Fri 27 Mar
13:15-15:15 | Aarhus Universitet, 8000 Aarhus C
Closed doors due to corona: PhD defence: Katrine Domino (Supervisor: Troels Skrydstrup)
Mon 09 Mar
13:00-15:00 | 1511-312, Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Ditte Mogensen (Supervisor: Peter Ogilby)
Controlled Production of Singlet Oxygen in Single Mammalian Cells
Fri 06 Mar
13:15-15:15 | 1593-012, iNANO Auditorium, iNANO, Aarhus University, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C.
Qualifying exam: Joakim Bøgelund Jakobsen (Supervisor: Troels Skrydstrup)
Tue 03 Mar
15:30-17:30 | 1593-012, Aud, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Simin Li (Supervisor: Kim Daasbjerg)
Generation of Single-Atom Catalysts in Nitrogenated Carbon for Heterogeneous CO2 Electroreduction
Fri 28 Feb
13:15-15:15 | 1593-012, Aud, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Yaqing Chen (Supervisor: Henrik Birkedal)
Mussel-inspired Adhesives
Wed 26 Feb
12:30-15:00 | AU Conference Center, Mogens Zieler Stuen, Fredrik Nielsens Vej 4 , 8000 Aarhus
TTO Funding Seminar 26 February 2020
TTO programs, funding opportunities, and innovation grants applicable to Life Science researchers within Medtech, Biotech and Pharma
Fri 21 Feb
13:15-15:30 | 1514-213, Aud I, Dept. of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Magnus Haugaard Rønne (Supervisor: Kim Daasbjerg)
Carbon Dioxide Reduction with Molecular Electrocatalysts
Thu 20 Feb
10:00-15:00 | Before lunch: iNANO Aud / After lunch: Aud I (Chemistry)
Mini symposium CADIAC
Wed 31 Jan
13:15-15:30 | 1593-012, Aud. iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Mathias Salomon Hvid (Supervisor: Nina Lock)
Two-dimensional Materials as Heterogeneous Photocatalysts
Wed 31 Jan
13:00-15:30 | 1514-213, Aud I, Dept. of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Martin Roelsgaard (Supervisor: Bo Brummerstedt)
Watching Ultrathin Films Grow at Atomic Scale
Mon 27 Jan
15:15-17:15 | 1514-115, Aud III, Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Nicolaj Inunnguaq Jessen (Supervisor: Karl Anker Jørgensen)
Aminocatalyzed Reactions of Extensively Conjugated π-Systems
Mon 27 Jan
13:15-15:15 | 1593-012, Aud, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Samuel Kjærsgaard Pedersen (Supervisor: Troels Skrydstup)
Two-Chamber Setup For Rh-Catalyzed Hydroformylation - Using Solid Main Element Precursors To Generate Syngas
Fri 24 Jan
11:00-18:00 | Aud I (1514-213), Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
16th Aarhus Winter Meeting - Trends in Modern Chemistry
Wed 22 Jan
10:00-18:30 | HC Ørsted Instituttet (Aud 6), Universitetsparken 5, 2100 Copenhagen Ø
SMART Lighthouse Workshop II
Fri 17 Jan
12:00-14:00 | 1514-213, Aud I, Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Ida Gjerlevsen Nielsen (Supervisor: Bo Brummerstedt Iversen)
Group 13 metal oxides Precursor structures, formation and transformations during solvothermal synthesis
Thu 16 Jan
10:00-11:30 | 1510-410, Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Lecture: Collision-induced optical transitions of the oxygen molecule as studied by highly sensitive absorption spectroscopy
Speaker: Professor Wataru Kashihara, Aoyama Gakuin University (Host: Peter R. Ogilby)
Tue 09 Jan
13:15-15:30 | 1514-213, Aud I, Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus
PhD defence: Martin Bondesgaard (Supervisor: Bo Brummerstedt Iversen)
Investigation of by-product formation in organic solvents under solvothermal conditions as starting point for designing new synthesis routes for inorganic materials
Mon 08 Jan
13:15-15:30 | 1593-012, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Mikkel Hovden Christensen (Supervisor: Birgit Schiøtt)
Computational studies of the membrane interactions of the islet amyloid polypeptide
Tue 17 Dec
09:00-11:00 | The AIAS Auditorium, Building 1632, Room 201
Novo Nordisk Foundation visit
The Novo Nordisk Foundation will visit AU to inform about funding opportunities, including a new grant awarding focus area within Natural and Technical Sciences and Interdisciplinarity (Nat-Tech).
Wed 11 Dec
14:00-15:00 | 1514-213, Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Kemi, Aud. I, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Lecture: ”Synthesis of novel building blocks using new innovative starting materials from Merck and partners”
Speaker: Mikael Friberg, Sigma-Aldrich representative (Host: Troels Skrydstrup)
Wed 11 Dec
10:15-12:30 | 1514-213, Aud I, Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Stefan Urth Nielsen (Supervisor: Kim Daasbjerg/Steen Uttrup Pedersen)
Natural product inspired synthesis of anti-cancer compounds
Tue 10 Dec
10:30-11:00 | 1532-116, Aarhus University, Auditorium G1, Ny Munkegade 118, 8000 Aarhus C
Guest lecture: Joint Double-Seminar Bioscience and Bioengineering
By Professor Lone Gram. Merging Microbial Ecology and Math. By Associate Professor Mikael Lenz Strube
Thu 05 Dec
13:00-15:30 | 1532-122, Aud G2, Department of Mathematics, Ny Munkegade 118, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Per Hjerrild (Supervisor: Thomas B. Poulsen)
Natural product inspired synthesis of anti-cancer compounds
Thu 05 Dec
10:15-11:30 | (1514-213) Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Kemi, Aud. I, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Lecture: ‘Redox-active carbenes: programmable chiral carbon-atom precursors’
Speaker: Abraham Mendoza, Stockholm University (Host: Thomas Poulsen)
Tue 29 Oct
13:15-15:30 | 1514-213, Aud I, Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Mathias Jørgensen (Supervisor: Torben R. Jensen)
Complex hydrides as energy storage materials
Fri 22 Nov
14:00-16:00 | Aud-G2 (1532-122), Department of Mathematics, Ny Munkegade 118, 8000 Aarhus C
Master Thesis Defence: Andreas D. Nielsen (Supervisor Thomas B. Poulsen)
Title: Synthesis and biological evaluation of highly strained electrophilic fragments
Fri 22 Nov
13:15-15:15 | 1514-110, Aud II, Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Priyank Shyam (Supervisor: Mogens Christensen)
Optimization of ferrite-based exchange-spring magnets
Fri 22 Nov
08:15-13:15 | iNANO Auditorium (1593-012), Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C followed by lunch at the Chemistry Canteen
iMAT Student and Postdoc Seminar Meeting
Fri 18 Oct
10:00-12:30 | 1110-223, BiRC, C.F. Møllers Allé 8, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Junior Samuel López-Yépez (Supervisor: Henrik Stapelfeldt)
Decisions and their neural representations in habitats with relative diminishing returns
Fri 15 Nov
14:15-15:15 | 1514-213, AUD 1, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Laura Wollesen (Supervisor: Martin Bremholm)
Temperature and pressure studies of doped and pristine Bi2Se3
Tue 12 Nov
14:15-15:15 | 1532-122 (G2), Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Matematik, Ny Munkegade 118, 8000 Aarhus C
Guest lecture: Using Big Data to Facilitate the Search for Novel Antiinfectives
Speaker: Professor Nadine Ziemert, University of Tuebingen, Germany
Tue 12 Nov
09:15-16:45 | Interdisciplinary Nanoscience Center (iNANO), Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Brainnovation Day: Nanomedicine
Theme day on nanomedicine, where companies and researchers meet and discuss professional issues.
Mon 07 Oct
13:00-15:30 | 1514-213, AUD 1, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Emil Lund Klinting (Supervisor: Ove Christiansen)
Efficient Construction of the Hamilton Operator for Nuclear Motion
Wed 06 Nov
13:15-15:15 | 1593-012, iNANO Auditorium, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, Aarhus Universitet
PhD defence: Amanda Andersen (Supervisor: Henrik Birkedal)
Metal Ions for Modulation and Direction of Supramolecular Structures in Protein‐ and Protein-inspired Materials
Wed 06 Nov
13:15-14:15 | 1513-435, Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Talk: “Humans, Microbiomes, and Air Quality”
Assist. Prof. Pawel Misztal from University of Texas at Austin (Host: Marianne Glasius)
Tue 05 Nov
08:30-11:00 | Rooms R17+R18,Svenska Mässan Mässans Gata/Korsvägen, Gothenburg
Protein Challenge Nordic Workshop
Join us for an interactive session where we will discuss the current industry and research challenges and what are the Nordic potentials
Mon 04 Nov
14:15-15:00 | 1513-435, Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Seminar: Exploring the surface properties of aqueous organic aerosol
Speaker: Lin Du, Shandong University (Host: Merete Bilde)
Thu 31 Oct
13:15-15:15 | 1514-213, Aud 1, Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Diana Madsen (Supervisor: Ove Christiansen)
Vibrational and Vibronic Spectra – Method Development, Calculations and Analysis
Thu 31 Oct
13:00-15:00 | 1632-201, AIAS Aud., Høegh-Guldbergsgade 6B, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Jakob Blom (Supervisor: Karl Anker Jørgensen)
Organocatalyzed Dynamic Resolutions – Asymmetric Synthesis with Chiral Precursors
Thu 31 Oct
11:15-12:00 | 1590-213, Aarhus Universitet, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Specialized iNANO Lecture: Moving in Circles: Dynamics of processivity clamp proteins
Penny Beuning, Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Northwestern University, Boston, USA (Host: Victoria Birkedal)
Wed 30 Oct
15:15-17:15 | 1514-213, Aud I, Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Casper Larsen Barløse (Supervisor: Karl Anker Jørgensen)
Organocatalytic Strategies for Chiral Quaternary Centers
Tue 29 Oct
14:15-15:15 | 1593-012, Aarhus Universitet, iNANO AUD, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Guest lecture: Scientific and economic challenges in the discovery and development of new antibiotics
Speaker: PhD Stefano Donadio, CEO and founder of Naicons
Fri 25 Oct
13:15-15:15 | 1525-626, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Ny Munkegade 120, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Constant A. Schouder (Supervisor: Henrik Stapelfeldt)
Laser-induced Alignment and Structure Determination of Molecular Dimers embedded in Helium Nanodroplets
Thu 24 Oct
15:20-16:10 | 1520-737, Sky Lounge, Dept. of Physics and Astronomy, Ny Munkegade 120, 8000 Aarhus C
Seminar Talk: Spatiotemporal dynamics of the nuclear wave-packets molecules in strong laser fields
Speaker: Jian Wu, East China Normal University Shanghai, China (Host: Henrik Stapelfeldt)
Thu 24 Oct
14:15-15:05 | 1520-737, Sky Lounge, Dept. of Physics and Astronomy, Ny Munkegade 120, 8000 Aarhus C
Seminar Talk: Imaging molecule with coincidence spectroscopy
Speaker: Reinhard Dörner, Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main, Germany (Host: Henrik Stapelfeldt)
Thu 17 Oct
08:30-16:15 | 1525-626, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Ny Munkegade 120, 8000 Aarhus C
HyFlexFuel M25 Project Meeting & 3rd General Assembly (Host: Marianne Glasius)
Mon 14 Oct
09:00-17:00 | Aud VI (1510-213), Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
HyFlexFuel Summer School: Hydrothermal liquefaction of biomass (Host: Marianne Glasius)
Thu 10 Oct
08:00-10:30 | TBA
Intercultural Leadership Skills
Spot your international employees' stress signals
Wed 02 Oct
13:15-15:15 | Bygning 1593, lokale 012, Auditoriet, iNANO, Aarhus Universitet
PhD-defence: Essi Taipaleenmäki (Supervisor: Brigitte Städler)
Mucopenetrating and Mucoadhesive Formulations for the Oral Delivery of Satiety-Enhancing Ingredients
Fri 27 Sep
13:15-15:15 | Institut for Kemi, Aarhus Universitet, lokale: Auditorium I (1514-213)
Ph.d. defence: Søren Lykke Pedersen (Supervisor: Alexander N. Zelikin)
Stimuli responsive materials - On-demand degradation by magnetic and near infrared light stimuli
Fri 27 Sep
10:15-11:00 | iNANO AUD (1593-012), Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Specialized iNANO Lecture: Click composites as adhesives fixators toward brighter health care solutions of bone fractures and dental restorations
Speaker: Michael Malkoch, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden (Host: Alexander Zelikin)
Wed 25 Sep
13:15-16:00 | 1593-012, iNANO Auditorium, Interdisciplinary Nanoscience Center, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Marlene Møller Madsen (Supervisor: Frank Jensen)
Pieces of the Puzzle: The Primary Photolysis of Carboxylates and Amino Acids
Mon 23 Sep
13:15-14:00 | 1590-213, Aarhus Universitet, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Specialized iNANO Lecture: Structure from disorder – Understanding mineralization and its pathways by multimodal imaging
Speaker: Dr. Tilman Grünewald, CNRS - Institut Fresnel, Marseille, France
Fri 20 Sep
13:30-17:00 | 1514-213, AUD VI, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus N
Student & Research Group Matchmaking Event 2019
Fri 30 Aug
13:15-15:15 | 1514-213 Aud I, Dept. of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Kirstine Junker Dalgaard (Supervisor: Martin Bremholm)
Electronic Properties and Structure of Chalcogenides
Mon 26 Aug
13:15-15:15 | 1110-223, Bioinformatics Research Centre, Aarhus University, C.F. Møllers Allé 8, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Henriette Natorp Tobiesen (Supervisor: Karl Anker Jørgensen)
Exploring asymmetric, oxidative organocatalysis for stereoselective bioconjugation
Mon 09 Mar
14:29-14:29 | 1110-223, Bioinformatics Research Centre, Aarhus Universitet, C.F. Møllers Allé 8, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Mathias Kirk Thøgersen (Supervisor: Karl Anker Jørgensen)
Expanding the Frontiers of Higher-Order Cycloadditions by Enantioselective Organocatalysis
Mon 12 Aug
13:15-15:15 | 1510-213 Aud VI, Dept. of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Lisbeth Ravnkilde Kjølbye (Supervisor: Birgit Schiøtt)
Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Nanodiscs and the Glucagon Receptor