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This is the archive of Department of Chemistry staff news and internal arrangements - if you want to post information on news or arrangements here and on our front pages, just send a brief description and any relevant links/photos to the Secretariat (chem@au.dk)

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Molecular catalysts with great prospects for use in converting CO2

2019.12.06Assist. Prof. Xinming Hu and Prof. Kim Daasbjerg from Carbon Dioxide Axtivation 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?

Aarhus Winter Meeting 2020 - Trends in Modern Chemistry

2019.11.28The 16th Aarhus Winter Meeting will be held on January 24, 2020 from 11:00-18:00.

PURE - Deadline 15 January 2020

2019.11.28Registration of 2019-publications / Open Access for 2018-publications

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 - 6 from ST - 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

The results of the 2019 university elections are in

2019.11.21This year's university elections are over. The have been votes counted and the victorious candidates informed. There are new faces, for example on the AU Board, which will welcome four new members at its meetings after 1 February 2020. Read more about the elections and see the results

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

Guidelines for research collaborations with external parties at Science and Technology

2019.11.15Many researchers have requested a comprehensive outline of the rules for research collaboration at ST. Therefore, here is a number of specific guidelines for research collaboration with external parties.

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).

Limited IT during the weekend of 16 - 17 November 2019

2019.11.06IT maintenance work will affect AU’s IT systems and services and cause interruptions at different times during the weekend of 16 - 17 November 2019

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

PHISHING EMAIL IN CIRCULATION: DO NOT CLICK THE LINK

2019.10.04On 2 October, a number of students and employees received a phishing email from the email address AU@gu.se trying to persuade the recipient into revealing their password

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, Faculty of Science and Technology

Søren Keiding new director of AIAS

2019.09.20Vice-dean for research at Science and Technology, Søren Keiding, is taking over the acting position of Director and chair of the board of AIAS, as of 1 October

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

Aarhus university strategy 2020-2025 - consultation

2019.09.13We encourage you to send your input and comments no later than 7 October 2019 (NB: change of date!) to Head of Secretariat Jacob Serup Ramsay who'll pass them on.

[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

Danish for international researchers and spouses at Aarhus University

2019.09.11CLAVIS offers Danish Education at Global classroom. Global classroom tuition is blended learning for students who study at Danish Education 3 and needs a flexible tuition both online as well as classroom tuition. We call it CLAVIS Global

[Translate to English:] Foto: Lars Kruse, AU

Apply for EDU IT funding for 2020

2019.09.11For the third year in a row, members of teaching staff at Aarhus University can now apply for funding for experiments with digital learning technologies in teaching. The deadline is 11 October.

[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

5th Annual Brainnovation Day at iNANO - "Nanomedicine"

2019.09.06Share the invitation with your network and your contacts

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

Changes in parking availability around the university park in the period 6 - 15 September 2019

2019.09.05Please note that there will be less parking availability than usual in connection with Denmark’s Biggest Friday Bar on 13 September 2019. Check the map to find out which parking lots will be closed in the period 6 - 5 September and find alternative parking.

Student & Research Group Matchmaking Event 2019

2019.08.28The annual posterday takes place on Friday 20th of September between 13.30-17.00

Welcome to new students

2019.08.28Science and Technology offered a warm welcome to 1,640 new science and engineering students as they started their studies on 21 August 2019

ST Awards 2019

2019.08.26To celebrate members of staff who have made great efforts – generally and during the year that has passed since last year’s summer celebration – we present six prizes that give recognition.

Limited IT during the weekend of 7 - 8 September

2019.08.23IT maintenance work will affect AU’s IT systems and services and cause interruptions at different times during the weekend of 7 - 8 September 2019.

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.

Discount on Troels Kløvedal exhibition for all AU employees

2019.08.20Right now, the Aarhus Museum of Natural History is offering admission to all AU employees for 50 kr. (standard price 95 kr.). This is your chance to experience the Frihedens værksted (‘workshop of freedom’) exhibit on explorer and writer Troels Kløvedal.

The positions of deans of the two new faculties are now open

2019.08.20The positions of deans of the Faculty of Technical Sciences and the Faculty of Natural Sciences are expected to be filled at the end of the year.

Aarhus University Annual Celebration 2019

2019.08.15[Translate to English:] Du kan stadig nå at tilmelde dig årsfesten, som i år finder sted fredag den 13. september. Tilmeld dig senest tirsdag den 20. august.

Apply for funding for your competency development from the national competency fund

2019.08.15From 4 September, you can apply for funding for your individual competency development from the national competency fund (Den Statslige Kompetencefond).

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

The rules for sharing copyright protected material on Blackboard

2019.08.01The next semester is starting soon, and we would like to remind you of the rules for uploading material to Blackboard

New AC-TAP at Dept. of Chemistry

2019.08.01Katrine Egelund Pedersen has started as AC-TAP at Department of Chemistry as of July 29.

AUFF NOVA

2019.07.08The aim of AUFF NOVA is to stimulate courageous and innovative research projects of high quality – projects, which may have difficulties obtaining alternative funding

AUFF Publication support

2019.07.08We hereby announce the second call for publication support in 2019

An international research team receives EUR 27 million to develop more productive crops

2019.06.24The Novo Nordisk Foundation awards DKK 203 million to the Collaborative Crop Resilience Programme (CCRP).

Information about new program on Mac-computers from Aarhus University - NoMAD

2019.06.20Newer Macs sometimes have issues synchronizing the password between the computer and the uni.au.dk domain

IT security

2019.06.19Information security requires that IT security technologies are in place

CO2 could replace fossil fuels in industry

2019.06.18Researchers at Aarhus University are developing new chemical technologies to reduce CO2 emissions and support the green transition in both public and private manufacturing companies

Division of ST

2019.06.12The AU Board has just approved the division of Science and Technology along disciplinary lines

Phishing email in circulation: Never reveal your password

2019.06.12On Friday 7 June, a number of employees received a phishing email from the email address ‘IThelpdesk@au.dk’ trying to persuade the recipient into revealing their password

Bernadette Rosati has published an article in SicLog

2019.06.11Read her article here

CADIAC part of new large EU consortium, CO2PERATE

2019.06.04Troels Skrydstrup and Kim Daasbjerg will take part in a new Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Innovative Training Networks (MSCA-ITN) funded by the European Commission

Internal phishing campaign to minimise the risk of fraud against AU staff

2019.06.03Phishing email messages are an ever-increasing problem, and they can be very convincing

Short video provides an important introduction to emergency response at AU

2019.06.03In an emergency, we all need to know what we can do to help each other

New checklist: How to avoid becoming a threat to information security

2019.06.03A new checklist makes it easier for all employees at the university to see what each of us must do in order to protect our data

Thomas Poulsen receives NNF grant

2019.05.10Associate Professor Thomas Poulsen receives 9.995.548 DKK in Ascending Investigator grant from Novo Nordisk Foundation

Assoc. Prof. Henrik Birkedal honored by the Danish Academy of Technical Sciences

2019.05.10Congratulations to Associate Professor Henrik Birkedal who is awarded the Danish polymer prize, Elastyrenprisen 2019, for being internationally recognized and leading within his research in self-healing polymer gels

New efficient way to engineer nanostructures mimicking natural immune response complexes

2019.05.10Collaboration between Novo Nordisk and Professor Kurt Gothelf’s laboratory at Aarhus University yields novel method to engineer large multi-antibody-like nanostructures using DNA nanotechnology

6 new grants from the IRFD

2019.05.10Victoria Birkedal, Thomas Poulsen, Jan Skov Pedersen, Kim Daasbjerg, Alexander Zelikin and Torben Jensen all receive research grants from the Independent Research Fund Denmark for a combined value of 23,5 mio DKK. Congratulations!

Consultation on proposal to divide the Faculty of Science and Technology

2019.05.01The proposal to divide Science and Technology into two faculties has now been presented to AU’s Board

Transition to the Danish state's chart of accounts - IndFak

2019.04.25Please remember to complete the processing of all invoices in IndFak by 12:00 noon on 13 May!

Transition to the Danish state's chart of accounts - RejsUd

2019.04.25Please do not create new settlements in RejsUd from 3 May to 21 May 2019!

ST Summer Hangouts

2019.04.24Sneak preview of the invitation to ST Summer Hangouts

Limited IT during the weekend of 26-28 April

2019.04.15IT maintenance work will affect AU’s IT systems and services and cause interruptions at different times during the weekend of 26 until 28 April 2019

May 1st. - International Workers' Day

2019.04.12Employees may take 1 May off by agreement with their immediate superior if, in their superior’s opinion, the work situation permits it.

APV 2019

2019.04.11The results of the WPA are now available on the website

Henrik Birkedal featured on Danmarks Radio

2019.04.08Henrik Birkedal has been interviewed in relation to his research in bio-inspired materials

Three researchers from Dept. of Chemistry receive Villum Investigator grants

2019.04.02Bo Brummerstedt Iversen, Karl Anker Jørgensen, and Henrik Stapelfeldt are awarded with a Villum Investigator grant for a total sum of 110 mio. DKK

New colleagues at Dept. of Chemistry

2019.04.02NMR Laboratory Manager Dennis Wilkens Juhl

New colleagues at Dept. of Chemistry

2019.04.01Purchasing and Chemical Coordinator Line Clemmensen and AC-TAP Vibeke Lauridsen

New colleagues at Dept. of Chemistry

2019.04.01Head of Secretariat Jacob Serup Ramsay and Department and Scientific Coordinator Birgitte Lodberg Pedersen

Niels Christian Nielsen

2019.03.22Niels Christian is on leave from 1st March 2019

Teacher training programme

2019.03.22Please be aware of the possibility of joining the teacher training programme for assistant professors and postdocs

New holiday act from 2020

2019.03.11On 1 September 2020, the new Holiday Act comes into force, and all employees will transition to a concurrent holiday scheme

Marianne Glasius has contributed to this paper published in Nature Communications

2019.03.06Urban pollution greatly enhances formation of natural aerosols over the Amazon rainforest

Zelikin lab published in Advanced Science

2019.03.04Nucleic Acids as a Nature‐Inspired Scaffold for Macromolecular Prodrugs of Nucleoside Analogues

The process for the reorganisation of ST

2019.02.28Rector Bech Nielsen has initiated a process to decide on a possible reorganisation of Science and Technology in collaboration with the faculty

[Translate to English:] Masterplan for Campus 2.0 vedtaget

2019.03.01[Translate to English:] Den endelige plan for AU’s fysiske udvikling er nu vedtaget

New review article from the Poulsen lab published in Angewandte Chemie

2019.02.25“Chemical syntheses and chemical genetics of carboxyl polyether ionophores: Recent highlights”

Cultural training: Living and Working in Denmark

2019.02.25How do Danes network and build relations at work and in their spare time?

Farewell reception for Dean Niels Chr. Nielsen

2019.02.22Niels Chr. Nielsen has stepped down as dean of Science and Technology as of 15 February 2019. Colleagues and business partners are invited to a farewell reception.

Criminals are using Aarhus University to commit fraud

2019.02.18Aarhus University has received fraudulent invoices for payment by the university. Employees who approve invoices should be on their guard

Rector: AU should have five faculties instead of four

2019.02.08The Faculty of Science and Technology at Aarhus University has grown so large that the rector is now proposing to split it into two faculties

Seminar: How do we create a more sustainable AU?

2019.02.05Would you like to contribute to developing sustainable initiatives at AU? Join us for a sustainability seminar 21 March

Information security: AU under attack by phone scammers

2019.02.04A lot of employees are currently getting phone scam calls from foreign telephone numbers

Troels Skrydstrup receives Semper Ardens grant

2019.02.01Troels receives 7.454.237 DKK for the Semper Ardens project “The Science of Cleaving Strong Chemical Bonds” from the Carlsberg Foundation

Physical/psychological WPA

2019.02.01From February 25 until March 13 2019, the Workplace Assessment (WPA) will be completed at Aarhus University

Holiday registration for the holiday year 2019 -2020 – deadline February 22, 2019

2019.02.01To all monthly-paid employees at Department of Chemistry (VIP, TAP, PhD’s, ordinarily/externally financed)

Notice for remaining holidays 2018-19

2019.02.01The Department of Chemistry hereby gives notice that your remaining holiday be held during the period March 1st – April 30th, 2019. The Department of Chemistry hereby gives notice that your remaining special holidays be held during the period March 1st – April 30th, 2019.

Installation of awnings in Building 1510

2019.01.25On the 29th and 30th of January during the time: 6.00am-9.00am and 11.30am– 12.30pm, installation of awnings in Building 1510 will cause some noise

Evaluation of Danish courses

2019.01.24Help us evaluate our Danish courses. Join our focus group and help influence the future Danish course offers at AU!

Publication support

2019.01.22We hereby announce the first call for publication support in 2019

Limited IT during the weekend of 2 - 3 February

2019.01.21IT maintenance work will affect AU’s IT systems and services and cause interruptions at different times during the weekend of 02 and 03 February 2019

Salary negotiations 2019

2019.01.18From February 1, the period begins where employees can submit information for the salary negotiations at Science and Technology

Novo Nordisk Foundation

2019.01.15Two groups receive infrastructure grants from Novo Nordisk Foundation

Long-lasting field-free alignment of large molecules inside helium nanodroplets

2019.01.14Read Henrik Stapelfeldt Lab's article in Nature Communications

Catalysts - creating chemical tools of the future

2019.01.11Read in Aktuel Naturvidenskab about Skrydstrup Group's work on transition metal catalysts as tools for many industries in their need to make better products for a world with growing pains.

Do we have the necessary raw materials for a green transition?

2019.01.11Associate Professor Mogens Christensen is giving his views on the process of transition from using fossil fuels to green energy in Aktuelt Naturvidenskab.

Important: Change of Eduroam certificate

2019.01.11On 3 January, AU changed certificate validation on the access to the wireless network Eduroam

New paper from the Poulsen lab just published in Angewandte Chemie

2019.01.08STEFs – Activated Vinylogous Protein-Reactive Electrophiles

The work from the Zelikin lab featured on the cover of Chem Comm

2019.01.03Innate glycosidic activity in metallic implants for localized synthesis of antibacterial drugs

New funding for research infrastructure

2018.12.21The Carlsberg Foundation has awarded DKK 4.460.000 in total for research infrastructure for iNANO researchers. This new equipment will be used for research in circular RNA, functional materials, immunotherapy and much more.

Remember to register your publications in PURE

2018.12.192018 is coming to an end, and this means that you need to be aware of deadlines and practical information in connection with the reporting procedure for the university’s publications in PURE.

In future, building access will be assigned from departments

2018.12.19Science and Technology is introducing a new scheme under which access security will be assigned locally. In future, departments themselves will be able to grant access to their students and employees, and see who has access to buildings.

Honorary Professorship to Troels Skrydstrup from Nanchang University

2018.12.19On the 10th of December 2018, Professor Troels Skrydstrup received an honorary professorship from Nanchang University (China), which was delivered by the vice-president of the university, Professor Xiaohua Deng.

AU researchers engineer enzyme-like nanoparticles with potential in prodrug therapy

2018.12.18Development of nanozymes constitutes an increasingly important mean to overcome the limitations of natural enzymes in biotechnology and biomedicine

Satisfaction survey concerning IT support at AU

2018.12.18Currently, Rambøll Management Consulting is carrying out a satisfaction survey on behalf of AU IT, because AU IT wants to know more about the level of satisfaction among students and staff with the IT support at AU. The deadline for completing the survey is 18 December.

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BEWARE OF PHISHING!

2018.12.07Mail account hacked - used for Phishing Attack

Winter Meeting 2019

2018.12.0515th Aarhus Winter Meeting 2019 - Trends in Modern Chemistry

ERC Consolidator Grant for Tobias Weidner

2018.12.03Tobias Weidner at Department of Chemistry receives ERC Consolidator grant

3 postdoc stipends from the Carlsberg Foundation

2018.12.033 young researchers receive internationalization stipends

3 grants from the Carlsberg Foundation

2018.11.29Marianne Glasius, Tobias Weidner and Henrik Birkedal from Department of Chemistry receive grants from the Carlsberg Foundation call for new infrastructure.

ChemOffice - New version

2018.11.28A new version of ChemOffice is out (Ver. 18.0), both for Mac and Windows

Article about frog tongue chemistry highlighted

2018.11.28An article in Biointerphases about frogs’ sticky-tongue hunting technique by Tobias Weidner is highlighted by the magazine Ingeniøren

Paid days of holiday

2018.11.14Please note that AU has three paid holidays, Constitution Day, Christmas eve and New year's eve.

We are a target for criminals

2018.11.09Please keep all doors closed

How to handle personal data correctly

2018.10.31In relation to sensitive personal data, it can be difficult to determine which mails you should delete and when to delete them – in short, how we as employees of Aarhus University should deal with mails containing this kind of information

Lundbeckfonden postdoctoral fellowship

2018.10.31Postdoc Sheiliza Carmali from Alexander Zelikin's group receives an individual postdoctoral fellowship from the Lundbeckfonden worth 2,1 Mio DKK

Brainnovation Day

2018.10.29Invitation to the 4th annual Brainnovation Day at AU On “Degradation and Recycling of Inorganic Materials”

FET-Open Information Meeting

2018.10.09The coordinator team for the EU Excellence pillar and the Faculty of Science & Technology invites you to this 2-hour seminar about FET-Open (Future and Emerging Technologies), where you get the chance to learn much more from people with deep experience with the programme. No registration needed.

Jacob Overgaard publishes “Very Important Paper” in Chemistry – A European Journal

2018.10.09Title: Mapping the magnetic anisotropy at the atomic scale in dysprosium single molecule magnets

ST Learning Lab - develops and inspires the teaching at Science and Technology

2018.10.04Read more about ST Learning Lab, the educational development centre of Science and Technology: Sharing of knowledge on didactics, customised courses and workshops, development of digital teaching materials, and much more.

Rutgers University Delegation Seminars

2018.10.04Seminar talks will be held at Dept. of Chemistry on Tuesday 9th October 2018, when a delegation from Rutgers University will visit Science & Technology.

Simpler and safer method for handling a useful but foul-smelling gas in chemical synthesis

2018.09.25Skrydstrup Group has developed both an ingenious, as well as a safe procedure for using the ’rotten egg’ smelling and flammable gas, methanethiol, in certain chemical reactions.

Profile your research: make your articles freely available

2018.09.21With Open Access, you can raise the profile of your research and you can meet the requirements imposed by many national and international foundations. At the same time you will be complying with the national Open Access policy and Aarhus University's internal Open Access policy

Research inspired by nature’s technologies

2018.09.19Associate Professor Henrik Birkedal has been interviewed by Weekendavisen on the potential of biomimicry and his progress in developing an innovative biodegradable superglue.

NEW VISA FOR CHINA RULES: Important message for teachers/researchers going to China

2018.09.14The Chinese Visa Application Service Center in Copenhagen will change their procedure for applying for a visa for China on 4 October 2018

Empower Talent!

2018.09.06It is again possible to register for the AU mentor scheme Empower Talent!, which matches staff at assistant professor level (assistant professor/researcher/postdoc) with more experienced colleagues at associate professor level or above for a period of one year.

RejsUd support cafés

2018.09.04AU’s new travel expense settlement system RejsUd has been launched, and you will find guides and a FAQ on the RejsUd website.

Refurbishment Status

2018.09.04Latest room overview and the "Refurbishment Journey" of the Department

Remember to sign up for the Student/Research Group Matchmaking

2018.08.31The research groups who wish to participate in the poster day on September 14th must sign up no later than September 1st

Status – Refurbishment of Buildings 1510 and 1511

2018.08.29The refurbishing process has recently focused on getting the teaching lab in Building 1510 (Linderberg Lab) ready for the teaching semester start-up.

Change of pin code on your access card

2018.08.28At https://pinkode.au.dk/ staff and students can order a pin code for their access card if they have received a new key card or have forgotten their pin code.

ST Awards

2018.08.27On Friday 24 August at the ST Summer Hangout the recipients of the annual ST Awards were revealed. The ST Science Award went to Professor Troels Skrydstrup and the ST Education Award went to Professor Thomas Vosegaard.

You can still secure a place at Medical Innovation Day

2018.08.27Bring your most inventive students along on Friday October 5th, when innovative solutions to the healthcare challenges of the future are on the agenda.

Call for applications for Novo Scholarship 2019 now open

2018.08.22Novo Nordisk and Novozymes invite master students at Danish universities, Lund University and Malmö University to apply for a Novo Scholarship

New research paper in Cell Chemical Biology

2018.08.17A team of AU-scientists from ST and HEALTH lead by Thomas B. Poulsen has published a new research paper in Cell Chemical Biology.

Best Poster Award

2018.08.15PhD student Henrik Lyder Andersen from Mogens Christensen's group was awarded the best poster price at the 16th European Powder Diffraction Conference in Edinburgh.

An extra special birthday

2018.08.17It is almost time to celebrate the university’s anniversary, and this year Aarhus University will turn 90. True to tradition, the occasion will be celebrated, and on Monday 6 August registration for the festivities was opened for staff, who all received an invitation by email.

REMEMBER / VERY IMPORTANT

2018.08.03Please remember to close windows and doors after work hours

IR, UV and melting point

2018.08.08From now and until week 34 the IR, UV and melting point instruments are located in 1513-315

Stay Abroad Workshop for PhD-students

2018.08.07Dear PhD student. You probably know that going abroad is an integral part of your education. Nonetheless, you may not be completely certain how to approach it.

CREATING IMPACT FROM AMAZING RESEARCH

2018.08.07DO YOU HAVE AN IDEA THAT COULD CHANGE THE WORLD?

Call for proposals for synergistic projects at Science and Technology

2018.08.07Synergy packages will be allocated to research collaboration in each of the three areas: general synergistic activities, collaboration with the business sector and public sector consultancy. Deadline for application is 15 August 2018.

Best Poster Prize

2018.08.02PhD student Anna H.F. Andersen at Alexander Zelikin's lab was awarded Best Poster Presentation

Best oral presentation prize

2018.07.02PhD student Raoul Walther at Alexander Zelikin lab was awarded Best Oral presentation

GDPR service notice: How to delete emails automatically

2018.06.29You can configure folders in Outlook to delete mails automatically, so you can be sure you don’t save sensitive personal data longer than is legal.

New rules regarding communicating with the students

2018.06.27New General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

AU scientists develop safer method for handling high-risk reagents

2018.06.25Pyrophoric chemicals like tert-Butyllithium are used on a daily basis in many laboratories. These reagents are very sensitive towards air and moisture, and serious accidents have occurred when handling the reagents inappropriately. CADIAC scientists have developed an important improvement in the protocol, which makes it safer for also undergraduates to use the chemicals.

Moving large amounts of the university’s data may lead to IT service interruptions

2018.06.19IT service interruptions may be experienced for a few weeks starting today Tuesday 19 June

2 grants from the Novo Nordisk Foundation

2018.06.14Michael Westberg and Anton Smith receives 4 year postdoc grants.

New research paper from the Thomas Poulsen lab published in Angewandte Chemie

2018.06.12Title: A Catalytic Oxidative Quinone Heterofunctionalization Method – Synthesis of Strongylophorine-26

IMPORTANT

2018.06.11All cooling water will be closed down Thursday the 14th of June

New rules regarding sideline activities for researchers and PhD students and voluntary work

2018.06.06The Danish Parliament today agreed on new more flexible rules for sideline activities and voluntary work for international employees. The changes to the immigration law will take effect 10 June 2018.

Personal data and email signature

2018.05.31Important information regarding personal data and email signature

Driftstatus.au.dk update and change of name

2018.05.31On 1 June 2018, the name of the website Driftstatus.au.dk will be changed to Serviceinfo.au.dk. At the same time, the layout of the website will be improved with more functions and improved information flow in case of interruptions or system failure.

RejsUd – the new travel expense management system replacing AURUS

2018.05.31On 21 August, Aarhus University will switch to a new travel expense management system, RejsUd. The new system can automatically calculate distances using Google Maps and can be accessed from both mobile phones and tablets. All unfinished travel expense claims in AURUS must as far as possible be processed before the summer holidays.

We’ll have to change our routines

2018.05.17The new EU General Data Protection Regulation will enter into force on 25 May, and it will have an impact on the vast majority of employees at AU. Everyone has a responsibility to learn about the new rules, and the new routines and work procedures required.

English course for international employees

2018.05.17For all international AU employees who would like to improve their English for the AU workplace

Join a Danish course while it is still free

2018.05.17Would you like to learn Danish? Lærdansk encourages you to start now.

Review in Nature Catalysis from CADIAC

2018.05.14A series of negative consequences for our planet’s climate system are caused by a remarkably high concentration of atmospheric CO2 and determined effort are made in reusing CO2

[Translate to English:] Aarhus-forsker får støtte til jagten på en evig energikilde

2018.05.16[Translate to English:] Et projekt ved Aarhus Universitet under ledelse af adjunkt Nina Lock forsøger at komme tættere på en løsning af denne udfordring.

International Award to Troels Skrydstrup

2018.05.03Professor Troels Skrydstrup, Center Leader of CADIAC, is the recipient of the Melvin Calvin Award 2018 for outstanding scientific contributions in the field of isotope science.

Linderberg Lab is under renovation

2018.05.02Some of the equipment will be relocated.

New Publication by CADIAC in Nature Catalysis

2018.04.30Chemists from The Carbon Dioxide Activation Center have recently published a review in Nature Catalysis with the title “Chemically and electrochemically catalysed conversion of CO2 to CO with follow-up utilisation to value-added chemicals”

Well-attended Alumni Day at Science and Technology

2018.04.25More than 1,300 former students and employees visited their former academic environment on Thursday 5 April to see old fellow students and teachers

New paper in Angewandte Chemie International Edition

2018.04.24New Publication by CADIAC in Angewandte Chemie International Edition

Invitation to a general meeting about the plans for AU’s physical development

2018.04.24Read the full invitation to the general meeting to take place in the Main Hall on 2 May.

Newsletter from Procurement

2018.04.12April 2018-version of newsletter from Procurement

DHRTC Summer School on Mature Oil Fields

2018.04.12Together with the partner institutions, Danish Hydrocarbon Research and Technology Centre (DHRTC) has organized a summer school on Mature Oil Fields.

2018 Award ceremony

2018.04.11On Wednesday 30 May 2018, one of Denmark’s oldest and most prestigious awards – the Rigmor and Carl Holst-Knudsen Award for Scientific Research – will be conferred at the 2018 award ceremony at Aarhus University.

AUFF Starting Grants 2018

2018.04.11Through the Starting Grants, the AUFF aims to strengthen the growth layer, thus providing good career opportunities for outstanding researchers at Aarhus University. Through the grant, the foundation aims to strengthen particularly promising research at a high international level conducted at the four main academic areas.

Novo Nordisk and ST in ErhvervsPhD-ordning

2018.04.11Novo Nordisk and AU has committed to a collaboration

Window cleaner

2018.04.05Building 1510-1512-1513-1514 - Offices and laboratories.

Info meeting about Danish language course from A2B

2018.04.05Free Danish language courses for foreign staff and students might soon no longer be an option, so we would like to encourage all to take advantage of the opportunity to improve your Danish by attending a Danish course during the Spring.

OK18 – lockout – what to do?

2018.03.27General information - AU has gathered all information. The page will be updated continuously so remember to re-visit it to be updated.

NEW SUMMER SCHOOL ON SYNCHROTRON X-RAY, NEUTRON AND XFEL TECHNIQUES

2018.03.23Aarhus University is proud to present the upcoming DanScatt & MAX4ESSFUN Summer School on Materials Research with Synchrotron, Neutron and XFEL Sources.

Latest news on OK18

2018.03.22The AU website section on OK18 provides information on developments for AU employees and matters such as who is covered by the Agency for the Modernisation of Public Administration's lockout notification.

The Alumni Day at Chemistry on April 5th is approaching

2018.03.22We are looking forward to see familiar faces, and hopefully, many former students and employees will attend.

The new Occupational health and safety committee (LAMU) at Chemistry

2018.03.22The representatives have been chosen for 3 years until the next LAMU election

Article by Henrik Stapelfeldt’s group featured on the front cover of the Journal of Chemical Physics

2018.03.20The article, “Communication: Gas-phase structural isomer identification by Coulomb explosion of aligned molecules,” has been featured on the cover of The Journal of Chemical Physics (148, 091102, 2018) https://aip.scitation.org/doi/abs/10.1063/1.5023441

Notification regarding Non Lockout-affected employees

2018.03.16Information for you who are not members of a Union.

Strategy follow-up at ST

2018.03.16In the first months of 2018, the Dean's Office held strategy follow-up meetings with departments and centres. Dean Niels Chr. Nielsen's takes stock of the strategy work on ST..

New financial model presented to local liaison committees

2018.03.16The local liaison committees (LSU) at the faculty and the department management teams have been invited to briefing meetings about ST's new financial model before final adoption by the faculty management team this summer.

Registration for DHL relay race 2018 now open

2018.03.16Again this year, AU will be participating in the DHL Relay Race and registration is now open. Join your co-workers for an evening of outdoor fun. The registration deadline is 4 May 2018.

Tobias Weidner has just published a paper in JACS

2018.03.15Title: Calcium-Induced Molecular Rearrangement of Peptide Folds Enables Biomineralization of Vaterite Calcium Carbonate

Student post.au.dk mails can no longer be forwarded automatically

2018.03.14As of 1 March 2018, students will no longer be able to forward mails from their post.au.dk mail boxes to private mail boxes. Read more about another solution

AUFF GUEST RESEARCHER GRANT

2018.03.13Aarhus University Research Foundation is now open for applications. The total amount for 2018 is at 5 million. kr.

Honoring for NanoScreen

2018.03.07Students at Aarhus Universitet has once again been honored for their idea NanoScreen

Information on possible strike action at AU

2018.03.06It appears that the likelihood of a general strike is increasing –a strike which might apply to some employees at Aarhus University.

Join the Empower Talent! Mentor Programme

2018.02.27The mentor programme Empower Talent! provides you with an opportunity to receive or give feedback and expand your professional network.

Double the response rate for course evaluations at ST

2018.02.23The new model for course evaluations has encouraged significantly more students to complete their course evaluations. This is a great benefit for quality assurance work at ST.

Masterclasses pay off

2018.02.23Six departments at Science and Technology were awarded 12 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellowships in 2017, and there are two more on the waiting list

salary negotiation 2018

2018.02.23Today the period begins where employees can submit information to be used for the salary negotiations at the Faculty of Science and Technology. The period runs from 01.03.2018 – 15.03.2018.

Ideation at Aarhus University, 23 Feb 2018, Friday

2018.02.20Danish Hydrocarbon Research and Technology Centre’s (DHRTC) Radical Innovation Sprint (RIS) will visit Aarhus University on Friday, the 23rd February. Presentations are open for both students and the staff. We hope to see many of you there.

New centre director at iNANO

2018.02.16Deputy centre director Trolle Linderoth has been appointed new centre director at iNANO as of 1 February 2018.

The key to container A1

2018.02.15The key to container A1, that contains A-chemicals, has been relocated to the waste deposit room

New European network on DNA-based nanorobotics coordinated by Aarhus University

2018.02.14Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions has funded new consortium, headed by professor Kurt Gothelf at the Interdisciplinary Nanoscience Center, with 4 million euro.

Awards to PhD students

2018.02.12Camilla Bertel Andersen and Malene Selch Sønnichsen participated in the Danish National NMR Meeting on 29-30 Jan 2018.

Join the AU Challenge and solve challenges for businesses

2018.02.09Aarhus University Challenge is a new and exclusive event that brings together students from all faculties at AU.

About Fascinating Research - 2018

2018.02.08The Festival of Research on Thursday 26 April 2018 from 14.00 to 18.00

New agreement on library services

2018.02.12AU Library was officially transferred to The Royal Danish Library on 1 January 2018. This means that there have been changes in the tasks carried out by the library.

iNANO and Department of Chemistry at Aarhus University part of new Nordic Consortium for CO2 conversion

2018.02.02Nine Universities from Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Iceland and Finland are participating in a new Nordic research hub that will focus on developing new materials and technologies for conversion of CO2. The hub has been granted 6,9 million EUR.

Open Science

2018.02.01Open Seminar on Functional Polymeric Materials

Notice for remaining holiday 2017-18

2018.02.01Deadline February 23, 2018

Guest parking permit

2018.02.01How to create a guest parking permit

Two-factor – what?

2018.01.29Two-step authentication adds an extra layer of protection when you log on to a system or service. Most VPN connections to the university will require two-step authentication in future. If you use a VPN, you can register for two-step authentication at mit.au.dk.

Staff parking at AU Campus

2018.01.26From 1 FEBRUARY, there will be more parking areas reserved for employees at AU. These include the majority of parking spaces around ST buildings in the University Park. If you want to use the parking spaces, and you don’t already have a parking permit, you should register your car at au.dk/parkering.

WATER IS CLOSED WEDNESDAY

2018.01.236.30 – 7.30. THIS ALSO AFFECTS EMERGENCY SHOWERS

Publication support open for application

2018.01.22Now all AU employees can apply for research funding from Aarhus University Research Foundation, which helps to spread scientific work and other activities at the University. The application deadline is February 23.

You are hereby invited to the 2nd joint AU-NOVO NORDISK SYMPOSIUM

2018.01.22On Friday March 2, 2018, Novo Nordisk in Måløv will be hosting a symposium. Please remember to signe up

IT maintenance work on the weekend of 3-4 February

2018.01.19IT maintenance work will affect AU’s IT systems and services and cause interruptions at different times during the weekend of 3 and 4 February 2018.

Alarm test

2018.01.15Thursday, January 18th, from 7.30 - 8.00

Moving Chemicals to Containers During the Renovation

2018.01.05In week 1&2 chemicals in the chemical storage room will be moved to the containers next to the chemical waste room.

Blackboard support on tour: Near Chemistry on Monday 15 January and Wednesday 17 January

2018.01.03Need help with BlackBoard e.g. how to structure you course page, how to incorporate tools in your teaching etc.?

Residency rules confuse international researchers

2018.01.02Quite a few international researchers at AU are concerned by recent news stories about possible legal action against international researchers for giving external lectures.

Elections for LAMU - the local Occupational Health and Safety Organisation - for the period from 1 March 2018 until 28 February 2021

2017.12.21The period for standing for election is now open and runs until 8 January 2018

Year end 2017

2017.11.29See all the important deadlines here

New paper in Angewandte Chemie International Edition

2017.12.04The Skrydstrup group publishes in Angewandte Chemie International Edition describing a new catalytic reaction with carbon monoxide

DIBS'18 - Danish Instruments for Big Science

2017.12.04The series of Danish Instruments for Big Science conferences sets focus on scientific instruments designed and built by Danish scientist or Danish companies.

Chemoffice Professional, ChemDraw, ChemBioOffice

2017.11.30A new version is published (17.0) To register/install have a look at the guide.

Where do you go if there is a fire?

2017.11.29Or if your colleague has a cardiac arrest? Probably not au.dk/en/emergencyresponse. But you can use this website to make sure that you are prepared if an emergency occurs.

Best poster prize

2017.11.29Stefan Urth Nielsen, from the organic surface chemistry group of Kim Daasbjerg and Steen U Pedersen, won the best poster prize at this year’s Annual Polymer Day (24 Nov)

Novo Nordisk Career Day

2017.11.21Can you see yourself at Novo Nordisk when you graduate? Learn about your job opportunities at Novo Nordisk.

Full semester course in Danish

2017.11.23For international staff members of Aarhus University, as well as for their partners, who’d like to study Danish through an efficient learning process, guided by experienced teachers.

Changes to holiday registrations

2017.11.23Deadline Dec. 8, 2017

Crash Course in Danish

2017.11.23Dedicated to international staff members of Aarhus University, as well as their partners, who’d like to have a fast start-up in Danish.

Searching for electronic articles in AU Library

2017.11.22At AU Library we have bought access to a lot of journals and e-books, but it can sometimes be hard to figure out the system, if you do not use it often. Here are some tips and ideas on how to find journal articles at AU Library.

New Purchase Agreement on Gloves, Safety Glasses and Eye Wash

2017.11.14The agreement came into effect on 1 November 2017 and it runs until 31 October 2019.

Evacuation drill - and the “real deal“

2017.11.15Thursday November 2, an evacuation drill was held at the Department of Chemistry – and Monday November 6, the alert sounded for real

Are you satisfied with your PhD programme?

2017.11.06Until November 27 alle PhD students at Aarhus University can participate in a new survey with the aim to provide an in-depth understanding of the quality of PhD programmes throughout the university.

New paper in Angewandte Chemie International Edition

2017.11.03Troels Skrydstrup group has A new paper in Angewandte Chemie describing the efficient reduction of water to dihydrogen with hydrogen cyanide diboron compounds.

IT maintenance work on the weekend of 18-19 November

2017.11.01IT maintenance work will affect AU’s IT systems and services and cause interruptions at different times during the weekend of 18 and 19 November 2017.

TOKS XVI at Aarhus University 2017

2017.11.01TOKS XVI (Træf for Organisk Kemi-Studerende) will take place at Aarhus University this weekend. TOKS routinely gathers 125+ chemistry students (BSc, MSc, PhD), as well as post docs, professors, and participants from industry.

Watch out for phishing email!

2017.10.31A phishing email is circulating in our system at the moment.

Apply for funding for competency development

2017.10.27Applications for funding for competency development activities in 2018 are now being taken. Send your application by 15 December 2017.

ESS instrument HEIMDAL

2017.10.26 Mogens Christensen crosses important milestone

Local events

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

Events Archive

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
Wed 27 Nov
13:00-16:00 | 1534-125, Aarhus Universitet, (Auditorium F), Ny Munkegade 118, 8000 Aarhus C
ST TASK GROUP FOR DIVERSITY AND EQUALITY HEREBY INVITES TO AN INSPIRING AFTERNOON
ST task group appointed by the Faculty Management hereby invites all ST Faculty Management members, all ST group and research leaders, all faculty, staff and students to the first event of the ST equality and diversity task group
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.
Fri 08 Nov
10:15-11:00 | Aud VI (1510-213), Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
CANCELLED - Talk: Design and Discovery of Materials Inspired by Antifreeze Proteins - CANCELLED
Speaker: Professor Matthew I. Gibson, University of Warwick, UK (Hosts: Alexander Zelikin & Tobias Weidner)
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)
Tue 24 Sep
12:15-17:00 | Utzon center, Slotspladsen 4,9000 Aalborg
Open Entrepreneurship-conference
“The Research in Business and The Business in Research”. The subject of the conference is mutual creation of worth in the cooperation between industry and research. It is free of charge, but sign up is required.
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)
Thu 26 Sep
10:15-11:00 | Aud I (1514-213), Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Talk: Sunlight driven processes building chemical complexity for life
Speaker: Veronica Vaida, University of Colorado Boulder (Host: Frank Jensen)
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
Wed 25 Sep
10:15-11:00 | Aud VI (1510-213), Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Talk: The Asymmetry of Life
Speaker: Cornelia Meinert, Institut de Chimie de Nice (Host: Frank Jensen)
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 13 Sep
10:15-11:00 | iNANO AUD (1593-012), Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Distinguished iNANO Lecture: From peripheral proteins to membrane motors – mass spectrometry comes of age
Speaker: Professor Dame Carol Robinson, Physical and Theoretical Chemistry Laboratory, University of Oxford (Host: Professor Poul Nissen, iNANO & Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, AU)
Thu 05 Sep
10:15-11:00 | Room 1510-410, Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Talk: Development of "green" particulate systems for bio- and environmental applications
Speaker: Hsin-Yun Hsu, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan (Host: Tobias Weidner)
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
Thu 22 Aug
08:30-15:00 | (1593-012) iNANO AUD, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
International Workshop on Advanced Biomedical Technologies
Organizers: Assoc. Prof. Elena Ferapontova, Aarhus University & Prof. I-Ming Hsing, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
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
Tue 16 Jul
13:00-15:00 | 1531-113, Aud D1, Dept. of Mathematics, Ny Munkegade 118, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Emil Andreasen Klahn (Supervisor: Jacob Overgaard)
Diffraction studies of magnetic anisotropy in molecular magnets
Thu 04 Jul
13:15-15:30 | 1534-125, Aud F, Institut for Matematik, Ny Munkegade 118, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Niels Østergaard Hammer (Supervisor: Karl Anker Jørgensen)
Asymmetric Organocatalysis – New Reactivity and Applications
Thu 04 Jul
11:15-12:00 | 1534-125, Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Matematik (Aud F), Ny Munkegade 118, 8000 Aarhus C
Lecture: Breaking Bonds for Novel Photocatalytic Reactions
Speaker: José Alemán, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (Host: Karl Anker Jørgensen)
Wed 03 Jul
12:00-12:45 | 1510-410, Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Talk: Heteropolymer Design and Synthesis through Practical Prediction of Controlled Radical Polymerizations
Speaker: Stanford-fellow Anton Allen Abbotsford Smith
Fri 28 Jun
13:15-15:00 | Aud VI (1510-213), Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Christina Breth Nielsen (Supervisor: Martin Bremholm)
Title: Crystal Growth of Weyl Semimetals and Magneto-Transport Measurements
Fri 28 Jun
11:30-12:15 | 1590-213, Aarhus Universitet, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej, 8000 Aarhus
Talk: Reaction of 2-Propanol on SnO2(110) Studied with Ambient-Pressure X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy
Speaker: Gregory S. Herman; Oregon State University (Host: Tobias Weidner)
Fri 28 Jun
10:15-12:00 | Aud VI (1510-213), Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Mads Fonager Hansen (Supervisor: Martin Bremholm)
Title: High-Pressure Studies, Devices and Crystal Growth of Iron-based Superconductors
Tue 25 Jun
11:00-15:30 | Aarhus University Foulum, Blichers Allé 20, DK-8830 Tjele
Circular Bioeconomy Days
Mark your calendar for exciting Circular Bioeconomy Days and join us at Aarhus University for discussions on how to take circular bioeconomy to the next level
Mon 24 Jun
15:15-17:15 | 1593-218, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Sarah Youssef Eilleia Khella Youssef (supervisor: Kurt V. Gothelf)
DNA nanostructures for protein conjugation and intracellular drug delivery
Mon 24 Jun
10:15-12:15 | 1510-213, Aud VI, Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Anna Zink Eikeland (supervisor: Mogens Christensen)
Tailoring the Magnetic Properties of Nano-crystalline SrFe12O19
Fri 21 Jun
14:15-16:15 | 1534-125, Aud F, Institut for Matematik, Ny Munkegade 118, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Nanna Louise Nielsen (supervisor: Kurt V. Gothelf)
Protein Conjugation using Small Molecule Probes and Modified DNA
Fri 21 Jun
13:15-14:45 | 1532-122, Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Matematik, Aud. G2 (1532-122), Ny Munkegade 118, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Gustav Julius Wørmer (Supervisor: Thomas B. Poulsen)
Title: Toward the Synthesis of Streptazone A
Fri 21 Jun
13:00-15:00 | 1513-435, Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Emil Mark Iversen (Supervisor: Merete Bilde)
Title: Formation of Secondary Organic Aerosols from Isoprene Oxidation by Hydroxyl Radicals
Fri 21 Jun
11:30-13:30 | 1514-213, Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Kemi (Aud. VI), Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defense: Andreas Munch Thiel (Supervisor: Jacob Overgaard)
Title: Synthesis and characterization of single-molecule magnets
Fri 21 Jun
11:15-13:15 | 1534-125, Aud F, Institut for Matematik, Ny Munkegade 118, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Anders Märcher (supervisor: Kurt V. Gothelf)
Development of a Nanobody Drug Conjugate and a Site-Directed Labeling Strategy
Fri 21 Jun
10:15-12:15 | 1593-012, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Monica Rohde Madsen (supervisor: Kim Daasbjerg)
The Influence of Amine Substituents on the Selectivity of Electrocatalytic CO2 Reduction by Manganese Bipyridine Catalysts
Fri 21 Jun
10:00-12:00 | 1514-116, Aarhus Universitet, Aud. IV, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Maja Skou Jensen
Supervisor's: Marianne Glasius, AU, and Karsten Thomsen, COWI. Censor: Ulla Gro Nielsen, SDU
Fri 21 Jun
10:00-12:00 | 1513-435, Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Andreas Paul (Supervisor: Prof. Merete Bilde)
Title: The impact of hydrates and particle shape on chloride containing salt particles
Thu 20 Jun
13:15-15:00 | 1510-213, Aarhus Universitet, Aud. VI, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Louise Ring Jensen (Supervisor: Martin Bremholm)
Title: High-Pressure Studies of Perovskites SrRuO3 and NaOsO3
Thu 20 Jun
13:00-15:00 | iNANO AUD (1593-012), Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Thorbjørn Christensen (Supervisor: Henrik Birkedal)
Dactyl Hammer and Spear of the Stomatopod
Thu 20 Jun
10:15-12:15 | AUD G1 (1532-116), Dept. of Mathematics, Ny Munkegade 118, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defense: Alexander Jensen (Supervisor: Henrik Birkedal)
Nanostructure of human bone in 3D and the impact of osteoarthritis thereon by diffraction/scattering computed tomography
Thu 20 Jun
10:15-12:00 | 1510-213, Aarhus Universitet, Aud. VI, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Sarah Ursula Stenner Mortensen (Supervisor: Martin Bremholm)
Title: High-Pressure Synthesis, Heat Capacity, and Compression of HgPbO3
Wed 19 Jun
15:15-16:00 | Fys. Aud.
Ole Rømer kollokvium: Air-Sea Feedbacks: The Changing Impacts of Marine Halogens on the Atmosphere
Speaker: Lucy J. Carpenter, University of York, UK (Host: Henrik B. Pedersen and Merete Bilde)
Wed 19 Jun
13:00-15:00 | iNANO AUD (1593-012), Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Maja Østergaard (Supervisor: Henrik Birkedal)
Bone Nanostructure by Synchrotron Tomographies in the Murine Model of X-Linked Hypophosphatemia
Tue 18 Jun
12:00-13:30 | 1593-012, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Invitation to symposium
On the occasion of Professor Jan Skov Pedersen’s 60th birthday this year, we will celebrate his many contributions to the development
Mon 17 Jun
14:00-16:00 | 1531-113, Aud D1, Department of Mathematics, Ny Munkegade 118, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Lasse Rabøl Jørgensen (supervisor: Bo Brummerstedt Iversen)
Stability of thermoelectric materials
Mon 17 Jun
11:00-13:00 | 1514-213, Aud I, Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Frederik M. Søndergaard-Pedersen (supervisor: Bo Brummerstedt Iversen)
X-ray Studies of Solvothermal Synthesis of Titania Nanoparticles
Fri 14 Jun
13:00-17:00 | 1510-213, Aarhus Universitet, Aud. VI, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Mette Bennekov
Supervisor: Marianne Glasius. Censor: Thomas Rosenørn, Infuser
Fri 14 Jun
12:45-14:15 | 1532-122, Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Matematik, Aud. G2 (1532-122), Ny Munkegade 118, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Katrine Harpøth Jørgensen (Supervisor: Thomas B. Poulsen)
Title: Chemical genetics: Exploring cellular processes with synthetic small molecules and macrocyclic natural products
Wed 29 May
14:15-15:00 | 1593-012, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej, 8000 Aarhus
Lecture: Chemical Epigenomics: Combining Chemical and Genetic Tools to Interrogate Mechanisms of Chromatin Modifiers
Speaker: Ass. Prof. Brian B. Liau, Harvard University
Thu 23 May
15:15-16:00 | 1510-435, Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Title: Functional Display of Ice Nucleation Protein InaZ in Bacterial Ghosts
Speaker: Werner Lubitz, Bird-C, Vienna (Host: Tobias Weidner)
Thu 23 May
11:15-12:00 | 1510-410, Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Invitation to talk: “Development of Multiscale Methods for Computational Biomolecular Spectroscopy”
Speaker: Jógvan Magnus Haugaard Olsen
Thu 23 May
10:00-14:00 | Aud E (1533-103), Dept. of Mathematics, Ny Munkegade 118, 8000 Aarhus C
DanScatt Annual meeting 2019
Organizer: Torben R. Jensen
Wed 22 May
13:00-13:00 | Aud I (1514-213), Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Nordic Neutron Meeting: Neutrons for Sustainable Society
Organizer: Mogens Christensen
Wed 22 May
10:00-15:00 | Department of Engineering, the Navitas building, Inge Lehmannsgade 10, 8000 Aarhus C. Meeting room 04.056
Information day with Innovation Fund Denmark (IFD)
Researchers from all academic fields interested in applying for one of the IFD programmes (Grand Solutions, InnoEx-plorer, InnoFounder etc.) are welcome.
Mon 20 May
13:15-15:00 | 1510-213 (Aud. VI), Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Master defence: Laurynas Gausas (Supervisor: Troels Skrydstrup)
Title: Exploring the Reactivity of sp3-sp3 Diboron Compounds
Mon 20 May
09:15-11:15 | 1510-213, Aud-VI, Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Sheng-Yu Yang (supervisor: Jørgen Skibsted)
The role of aluminum in Calcium-Silicate-Hydrate phases: A Multinuclear Solid-State NMR investigation
Thu 16 May
12:15-04:14 | 1532-125, Aud F, Institut for Matematik, Ny Munkegade 118, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Camilla Kaas Frich (Supervisor: Alexander Zelikin)
Macromolecular prodrugs for antiviral therapy
Thu 16 May
09:00-17:00 | iNANO Auditorium, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, DK-8000 Aarhus C
Open Science Festival
The 3rd Open Science Festival 16 May 2019 at iNANO, Aarhus University
Wed 08 May
13:15-16:00 | 1532-122, Aud G2, Institut for Matematik, Ny Munkegade 118, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Ulrik Keiding (Supervisor: Thomas Poulsen)
Development, optimization, and application of an assay, using ketone bodies as a biomarker for longevity
Wed 08 May
10:15-11:00 | 1510-213, Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Kemi (Aud. VI), Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Lecture: Investigation of host-microbiota co-metabolism as a new strategy for biomarker discovery – New Chemical Biology tools for Metabolomics analysis
Speaker: Associate Professor Daniel Globisch, Uppsala University / Sweden (Host: Assoc. Prof. Thomas B. Poulsen, PhD, Aarhus Universitet)
Tue 07 May
10:00-12:00 | 1592-316, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus
EPMA and Nano SIMS Seminar
Contact: Thorsten Nagel/Rasmus Andreasen/Charles Lesher (Geoscience)
Mon 06 May
13:15-16:00 | 1593-012, Auditorium, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Karl Frederik Færch Fischer (Supervisor: Bo Brummerstedt Iversen)
Characterizing Anisotropic Thermoelectric Materials
Mon 06 May
12:30-13:15 | 1510-213, Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Kemi, Aud. VI, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Seminar: “Bringing Atmospheric Chemistry Home - Abundance, Sources, and Fates of Indoor Organic Gases and Particles"
Speaker: Prof. Allen H. Goldstein, University of California – Berkeley (Host: Marianne Glasius)
Tue 30 Apr
13:15-15:15 | 1593-012, Auditorium, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Jennifer Hölscher (supervisor: Mogens Christensen)
Nanostructure and cation site occupancy in magnetic ferrites
Tue 30 Apr
11:15-12:15 | 5530-07, Aarhus Universitet, Katrinebjergvej 107, 8200 Aarhus N
Meeting about Innovation Fund Denmarks Grand Solutions call
Do’s and don’ts: How to write a successful Grand Solutions proposal for Innovation Fund Denmark
Thu 25 Apr
14:15-15:00 | Aud VI (1510-213), Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Talk: From Electrospinning Poly(ionic liquid)s to Conductive Carbon Fibers
Dr. Elinor Josef from Max Planck Institute for Colloids and Interfaces, Potsdam (Host: Nina Lock)
Wed 24 Apr
10:00-11:00 | 1593-012, iNANO, Gustav Wieds vej 14, 8000 Aarhus University
Open invitation: “Novo Nordisk Foundation – New initiatives and possibilities in Biotech and Life Science"
Speaker: Claus Feldby, head of Life Science Research
Tue 23 Apr
13:15-15:15 | 1593-012, Auditorium, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Nina Kølln Wittig (supervisor: Henrik Birkedal)
Bone and Brilliance
Tue 23 Apr
12:30-13:15 | (5125-416E, Edison), Finlandsgade 22, 8200 Aarhus N
Seminar: Engineering messenger RNA nanotherapeutics
Speaker: Piotr Kowalski, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Host: Azra Becic Brka, Department of Engineering)
Fri 05 Apr
10:15-11:00 | 1593-012, iNANO AUD, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Distinguished iNANO lecture: Nuclear Spins far from Equilibrium
Professor Malcolm H Levitt, School of Chemistry, University of Southampton. (Host: Professor Birgit Schiøtt and Professor Thomas Vosegaard, iNANO and Dept. of Chemistry, AU)
Thu 04 Apr
09:30-10:10 | 1513-435, Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Iben Toftgård Laursen
Title: Modelling Experiments in the AURA Smog Chamber using the Atmospheric Chemical Model: ADCHAM
Fri 29 Mar
13:15-16:00 | 1514-213, Aud I, Dept. of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Raoul Walther (Supervisor: Alexander Zelikin)
Expanding the Utility of Prodrugs: Glucuronides as a Tool to Achieve Localized Drug Delivery
Fri 29 Mar
10:15-11:00 | 1593-012, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Distinguished iNANO Lecture: From encoded combinatorial libraries to targeted therapeutics
Professor Dario Neri, Department of Chemistry and Applied Biosciences, ETH Zürich (Host: Associate Professor Alex Zelikin, iNANO & Department of Chemistry, AU)
Thu 28 Mar
10:00-14:00 | Mogens Zielerstuen, Frederik Nielsens Vej 2, 8000 Aarhus C
Composite Materials – how to combine the best of two worlds
Introduction to Mechanics of Composite Materials
Wed 27 Mar
13:15-16:00 | 1514-213, Aud I, Dept. of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Jeppe Lyngsø (Supervisor: Jan Skov Pedersen)
Protein Characterization by Modern Laboratory Small-Angle X-ray Scattering
Fri 22 Mar
09:00-16:00 | Auditorium C114-101, AUH, Palle Juul-Jensens Boulevard 99, 8200 Aarhus N
FAC Meeting 2019
Forum for Analytical Chemistry Meeting, Aarhus 2019. Deadline for registration Friday March 15, 2019.
Fri 15 Mar
08:45-15:00 | Aarhus University
Invitation to the AU-Novo Nordisk Symposium 2019
2019 SYMPOSIUM 15 March 2019, Aarhus University
Tue 12 Mar
13:15-16:00 | 1593-012, Auditorium, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Daniel Aron Gudnason (Supervisor: Victoria Birkedal)
Fluorescent Control at the DNA / Polymer Interface
Tue 12 Mar
10:15-11:00 | 1590-213, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Specialized iNANO lecture: Sensing enhanced by DNA nanotech
Prof. Dr. Philip Tinnefeld, Lehrstuhl für Physikalische Chemie Ludwig Maximilians-Universität München, München, Germany
Fri 08 Mar
13:00-15:00 | 1514-213, Aud I, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Jinlong Yu (supervisor: Bo Brummerstedt)
Synthesis and Characterization of Anatase TiO2 Nanomaterials
Fri 08 Mar
10:15-11:00 | 1593-012, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Distinguished iNANO lecture: How proteins make glass and ice – the molecular picture
Associate Professor Tobias Weidner, Department of Chemistry, Aarhus University
Fri 08 Mar
10:00-17:00 | Stakladen
How do we improve gender balance amongst researchers at AU?
The committee for research and external cooperation at Aarhus University invites leaders at all levels, scientific personnel, HR management, advisors and students to a one-day conference to discuss the key question: How do we improve gender balance amongst researchers at AU?
Wed 06 Mar
17:00-19:00 | AU International Centre, Conference Room 1, Høegh-Guldbergs Gade 4A, 8000 Aarhus C
IC/UIC Seminar: Pregnancy & Birth in Denmark
Get insight into how the Danish national health system treats pregnancy and childbirth in Denmark
Mon 04 Mar
14:15-15:00 | 1525-626, Aarhus Universitet, Ny Munkegade 120, 8000 Aarhus C
Novo Nordisk Foundation
Presentation at Lene Oddershede (Novo Nordisk)
Fri 22 Feb
13:15-16:00 | 1514-213, Aud. I, Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Matteo Miola (Supervisor: Kim Daasbjerg)
Green Carbon-based Nanomaterials for CO2 Electroreduction
Fri 22 Feb
10:15-11:00 | 1510-410, Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Lecture: Nanomaterials for water treatment
Speaker: Professor Lizhi Huang (Wuhan University, China)
Thu 21 Feb
13:15-16:00 | Aud VI (1510-213), Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Mini Symposium on Thursday February 21, 2019
Host: Kim Daasbjerg, Dept. of Chemistry/Interdisciplinary Nanoscience Center
Tue 19 Feb
11:00-12:30 | 5125-424, Finlandsgade 22, 8200 Aarhus N
Guest lecture: Electrochemically mediated atom transfer radical polymerization
Assoc. Prof. Paweł Chmielarz, Department of Physical Chemistry, Rzeszow University of Technology, Poland
Mon 18 Feb
13:15-16:00 | 1593-012, Auditorium, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Paolo Lamagni (Supervisor: Kim Daasbjerg)
Carbon dioxide: C1 synthon over MOF-modified electrodes, electron mediator in photocatalysis
Fri 25 Jan
11:00-17:30 | 1514-213, Aud I, Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
15th Aarhus Winter Meeting
Trends in Modern Chemistry
Fri 11 Jan
13:15-15:15 | 1593-012, Lecture Theatre, iNANO House, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Bjarke Svane (supervisor: Bo Brummerstedt)
Electron Density of Organic Molecular Crystals from Powder X-ray Diffraction
Fri 11 Jan
11:15-12:00 | 1510-213, AUD VI, Dept. of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Specialized iNANO lecture: First-Row Transition Metal Catalysis: Development and Mechanisms
Professor Robert Madsen, Department of Chemistry, Technical University of Denmark (Host: Troels Skrydstrup)
Tue 08 Jan
12:00-12:00 | Richard Mortensen stuen, Fredrik Nielsens Vej 2-4, 8000 Aarhus C
Nordic Workshop on Scattering from Soft Matter
and Tutorial Event in Aarhus, 2019
Mon 07 Jan
13:30-14:30 | 1540-020, Aarhus Universitet, Ny Munkegade, 8000 Aarhus C
WATEC - SEMINAR - “Developing electrochemical sensors for aquatic systems”
Speaker: Professor Eric Bakker from Université de Genéve
Wed 19 Dec
08:30-16:30 | Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Department Day 2018
for employees, postdocs and PhD students
Fri 14 Dec
13:15-16:00 | 1534-125, Aud F, Institut for Matematik, Ny Munkegade 118, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Emil Tveden Bjerglund (Supervisor: Kim Daasbjerg)
Electrochemical Methods for Production and Functionalisation of Graphene
Fri 14 Dec
11:15-12:00 | Aud VI (1510-213), Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Open Science - iMAT Lecture: "Integrated Crystal Growth of Advanced Nanomaterials: From model systems to integrated manufacturing"
Professor Stephan Hofmann, Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge, UK (Host Kim Daasbjerg)
Fri 14 Dec
10:15-11:00 | AUD F (1534-125), Ny Munkegade 120, 8000 Aarhus C
Joint iMAT & Distinguished iNANO lecture: Sustainability and engineering solutions - The big picture
Associate Professor Peter Vesborg, Department of Physics, Technical University of Denmark (Host: Jeppe Vang, iNANO & Dept. of Physics and Astronomy, Aarhus University)
Thu 13 Dec
12:30-17:00 | 1514-213, Aud I, Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Methods and Algorithms in Quantum Chemistry
Celebrating 50 years of Theoretical Chemistry in Aarhus
Fri 07 Dec
13:30-16:00 | 1531-119, Aud D2, Institut for Matematik, Ny Munkegade 118, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Anna Winther (Supervisor: Alex Zelikin)
Enzyme prodrug therapy for generation of nitric oxide
Fri 07 Dec
13:15-16:00 | 1514-213, Aud I, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Steffen Riis Højbjerg Jensen (Supervisor: Torben R. Jensen)
Synthesis and characterization of boron based energy storage materials
Fri 30 Nov
10:15-11:00 | iNANO AUD (1593-012), Gustav Wieds vej 14, 8000 Aarhus
Distinguished iNANO lecture: SAXS imaging from 2D to 3D
Assistant Professor Marianne Liebi, Chalmers University of Technology Göteborg/MAXIV Laboratory Lund, Sweden
Thu 29 Nov
09:00-16:00 | iNANO auditorium and foyer, Aarhus University Gustav Wieds Vej 14, Aarhus
Invitation to the 4th annual Brainnovation Day at AU
On “Degradation and Recycling of Inorganic Materials”
Wed 28 Nov
13:15-14:00 | 1593-012, iNANO-Huset, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, Aarhus Universitet, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Malthe Hansen-Bruhn (Supervisor: Kurt V. Gothelf)
Title: Detecting Small Molecules – from fundamental research to applied science
Fri 23 Nov
14:00-15:00 | Auditoriet i AIAS-bygningen; Bygning 1632, lokale 201
JOIN THE INFORMATION MEETING WITH THE LUNDBECK FOUNDATION
On 23 November, the Lundbeck Foundation will visit Aarhus University
Fri 23 Nov
13:00-15:00 | 1514-213, Aud I, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: James Pickering (Supervisor: Henrik Stapelfeldt)
Alignment and Imaging of Molecular Clusters Embedded in Helium Nanodroplets
Fri 23 Nov
10:15-11:00 | 1593-012, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Joint iMAT & Distinguished iNANO lecture: About supports and metal-support interfaces in catalysis
Prof. Dr. Jeroen Anton van Bokhoven, Head of Laboratory for Catalysis and Sustainable Chemistry (LSK), Paul Scherrer Institute, Switzerland
Thu 22 Nov
13:15-15:30 | 1532-116, Aud G1, Institut for Matematik, Ny Munkegade 118, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Kristian Mark Jacobsen (Supervisor: Thomas B. Poulsen)
The Mechanism of Action of the APD-CLD Natural Products
Thu 22 Nov
10:15-11:00 | 1593-012, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej, 8000 Aarhus
Lecture with: Prof. Stuart Conway, University of Oxford, UK (Host: Thomas B. Poulsen)
Title: Targeting and Imaging Hypoxia
Wed 21 Nov
15:15-16:00 | 1514-213, Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Kemi, Aud. I, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Lecture with: Dr. Michael Tsakos, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece (Host: Thomas B. Poulsen)
Title: Symbiosis-inspired natural product synthesis
Wed 21 Nov
13:00-15:00 | 1513-435, Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Master's Exam: Esben Olsen (supervisor: Tobias Weidner)
Title: Shedding light on the sea surface micro layer: An ultrafast study of the photochemistry of hexanoic acid
Mon 19 Nov
09:30-15:00 | iNANO Aud (1593-012), Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Open Science Seminar
Circular Economy - Rethink the use of materials
Fri 16 Nov
13:15-14:00 | 1593-012, Auditoriet, INANO-Huset, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, Aarhus Universitet, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Simon Laursen (Supervisor: Troels Skrydstrup)
Title: From gases to pharmaceuticals
Fri 16 Nov
11:15-12:00 | 1593-012, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Specialized iNANO lecture: Catalytic reactions for the formation of C-C and C-S bonds using CO2 and SO2
Professor Thibault Cantat, NIMBE, CEA, CNRS, Université Paris-Saclay, CEA, Saclay, Gif-sur-Yvette cedex, France (Host: Troels Skrydstrup)
Tue 13 Nov
11:15-12:00 | 1632-201, AIAS auditorium, Aarhus Institut for Avancerede Studier, Høegh-Guldbergs Gade 6B, Aarhus Universitet, 8000 Aarhus C.
PhD defence: Lars Astrup Leth (Supervisor: Karl Anker Jørgensen)
Title: Organocatalysis in New Settings: Multiple Activation Modes Working Together
Tue 13 Nov
08:15-09:00 | 1632-201, AIAS Auditorium, Aarhus Universitet, Høegh-Guldbergs Gade 6B, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Line Dahl Næsborg (Supervisor: Karl Anker Jørgensen)
Title: Reaching for Reactivity – by a Synergistic Symphony of Catalysts
Mon 12 Nov
15:15-16:00 | 1593-012, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej, 8000 Aarhus
Lecture: Looking for Hidden Symmetric Starting Materials in Natural Product Synthesis
Speaker: Prof. Jieping Zhu, École Polytechnique Fédérale Lausanne, Schwitzerland (Host: Karl Anker Jørgensen)
Thu 08 Nov
11:15-12:00 | iNANO Auditorium, Gustav Wieds Vej 14 (Building 1590), Gustav Wieds Vej, 8000 Aarhus
Open Science Lecture: Smart Materials, « Open » Innovation and the Circular Economy
Speaker: Sumitra Rajagopalan
Fri 02 Nov
13:15-15:30 | 1514-213, Aud. I, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Ph.d. defence: Christinne Hedberg (Supervisor: Henrik Helligsø Jensen)
Investigation of New Methods for Synthesis of Carbocyclic Glycosidase Inhibitors and Activation of Thioglycosides
Fri 02 Nov
13:15-14:00 | 1593-012, Auditoriet, iNANO-Huset, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, Aarhus Universitet, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Mikkel Bach Skovsgaard (Supervisor: Kurt V. Gothelf)
Title: Affinity-Guided Protein Conjugation using Oligonucleotides and Small Molecules
Fri 02 Nov
13:00-15:00 | 1531-119, Aud. D2, Institut for Matematik, Ny Munkegade 116, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Pere Monge Marcet (supervisor: Alexander Zelikin)
Characterization and evaluation of artificial receptors
Wed 31 Oct
09:30-15:00 | Aarhus Universitet, Richard Mortensenstuen, Frederik Nielsens Vej 2, 8000 Aarhus C
Open Science Seminar
Machine Learning for Materials Discovery
Thu 25 Oct
13:00-15:00 | NAVITAS, room 03.107
FET-Open Information Meeting
INFORMATION MEETING
Tue 23 Oct
13:00-14:00 | Aarhus Universitet, Institut for kemi, Aud. I (1514-213) Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Rasmus Juhl Sørensen (Supervisor: Peter Remsen Ogilby)
Title: Reaction of singlet oxygen with tryptophan in proteins
Mon 22 Oct
13:15-15:30 | 1532-116, Aud. G1, Institut for Matematik, Ny Munkegade 118, 8000 Aarhus C
Ph.d. defence: Morten Jarlstad Olesen (Supervisor: Alexander Zelikin)
Anti-cancer enzyme prodrug therapy using biocatalytic implants and long-acting prodrugs for local intervention
Mon 22 Oct
13:15-15:15 | 1593-222, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C.
Qualifying exam: Jakob Bæk Grinderslev (supervisor: Torben R. Jensen)
Complex metal hydrides for hydrogen storage and electrolyte materials
Fri 12 Oct
14:15-16:15 | 1514-213, Aud I, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Simone Munkholm Kevy (supervisor: Martin Bremholm)
Topological Insulating Materials - New candidates, syntheses, structural characterization and induced superconductivity
Thu 11 Oct
13:00-15:00 | 1533-012, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus
Ph.d. defence: Louise Normann Jensen (Supervisor: Merete Bilde)
Effects of temperature, relative humidity and loading on the properties of α-pinene derived secondary organic aerosol.
Wed 10 Oct
14:15-16:15 | 1532-116, Aud. G1, Institut for Matematik, Ny Munkegade 118, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Pier Paolo Poier (supervisor: Frank Jensen)
Progress report
Tue 09 Oct
13:00-15:00 | Aud I (1514-213), Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Rutgers University Delegation Seminars
Speakers: Charles Dismukes, Tewodros Asefa, Leonard Feldman
Mon 08 Oct
13:15-15:15 | 1593-012, Auditorium, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Aske Skyum Donslund (supervisor: Troels Skrydstrup)
Towards new Nickel catalyzed Carbonylative Reactions
Wed 26 Sep
15:00-17:00 | Aud II (1514-110), Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Atmospherical Student Workshop
Workshop about the atmosphere and its impact on climate and health
Wed 26 Sep
10:00-15:00 | Aarhus Universitet, Mogens Zielerstuen, Stakladen, Frederik Nielsen Vej, 8000 Aarhus C
Invitation to Open Science seminar
SPOMAN Open Science would like to invite you and your network to a seminar on degradation of polymers.
Wed 26 Sep
08:00-19:30 | Aarhus and Mols in Denmark
EARTHBOUND
At Secret Hotel we wish to draw your attention to our symposium "EARTHBOUND - The Multispecies Paradigme Shift", the 26-29 of September 2018 in Aarhus and Mols in Denmark.
Fri 21 Sep
13:30-15:30 | 1525-223, Institut for Fysik og Astronomi, Ny Munkegade 120, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Kasper Asmussen (supervisors: Victoria Birkedal & Rikke Frøhlich Hougaard)
Ligevægt i Fysisk Kemi og Udvikling af Laboratorie- og Computerøvelse: Udvikling og analyse af laboratorieforsøg og computerøvelse med fokus på de studerendes faglige dialog og læring.
Fri 21 Sep
13:15-15:00 | Aud I (1514-213), Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Master Thesis defence - Emma Møller Ehrenreich-Petersen (supervisor: Martin Bremholm)
Materials under High Pressure - Experimental Discoveries and Theoretical Structure Predictions
Tue 18 Sep
12:30-17:45 | CHANGE of location and starting time: 12:30 in the Chemistry Canteen, Dept. of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
iMAT Student Seminar Meeting
Sat 01 Sep
10:00-16:00 | IFA, Ny Munkegade 120 8000 Aarhus C
Workshop for Young Scientists: Scientific Survival Skills
€50 (Lunch and coffee included)
Thu 30 Aug
13:00-16:00 | Aarhus Universitet, Mødelokale 1, Stakladen, Fredrik Nielsens Vej 4, 8000 Aarhus
Science for Society: Partnering for impact
Speaker: Henrik Juul Nielsen, Head of Future options – ideation at Grundfos
Mon 27 Aug
08:45-12:00 | Scandinavian Congress Centre, Margrethepladsen 5, 8000 Aarhus
34TH EUROPEAN CONFERENCE ON SURFACE SCIENCE (ECOSS34)
This year’s European Conference on Surface Science is organised by researchers from Aarhus University and provides an excellent opportunity for scientists from all over the world to meet and discuss the latest advances in surface physics and chemistry.
Fri 24 Aug
14:00-20:00 | Navitas, Aarhus
ST SUMMER HANGOUT 2018
Enjoy the summer with your colleagues!
Thu 23 Aug
10:00-20:00 | Odense, University of Southern Denmark
The Danish Chemical Society Annual Meeting 2018
23th of August 2018, Odense, University of Southern Denmark
Wed 22 Aug
13:15-15:15 | 1514-213, Auditorium, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Camilla Worre Pedersen (supervisor: Victoria Birkedal)
DNA G-Quadruplexes in HeLa cell extracts
Tue 21 Aug
13:15-16:00 | 1514-213, Aud I, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Julian Holzinger (supervisor: Jørgen Skibsted)
Characterization of Acidic Sites in Zeolites Using Solid-State NMR Spectroscopy
Wed 08 Aug
13:15-14:00 | Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Kemi, Aud I (1514-213), Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Lecture: Diversity-oriented Organocatalysis or There and Back Again
Speaker: Lukasz Albrecht, Lodz University of Technology, Lódz, Poland (Host: Karl Anker Jørgensen)
Mon 06 Aug
08:45-16:30 | Technical University of Denmark, Lyngby and Aalborg University, Esbjerg
DHRTC Summer School on Mature Oil Fields
Together with the partner institutions, Danish Hydrocarbon Research and Technology Centre (DHRTC) has organized a summer school on Mature Oil Fields. There will be topics covered within Geoscience, Chemistry, and Engineering
Fri 06 Jul
13:00-15:00 | 1593-012, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Anne Katrine Ravn (supervisor: Troels Skrydstrup)
Fundamental studies for the construction of carbon dioxide derived C-C bonds
Tue 03 Jul
10:15-12:15 | 1514-213, Aud I, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Jacqueline Arlt (supervisor: Henrik Stapelfeldt)
Structure and dynamics of molecules embedded in helium nanodroplets studied by ionization with femtosecond laser pulses
Fri 29 Jun
13:15-15:15 | Aud F (1534-125), Department of Mathematics, Ny Munkegade 118, 8000 Aarhus C
Master Thesis Defence: Jacob Ginnerup Andreasen (supervisor: Torben R. Jensen)
Methylamine Metal Borohydrides - Characterisation and Synthesis
Fri 29 Jun
13:15-15:15 | Aarhus Universitet, The Interdisciplinary Nanoscience Center, iNANO Aud (1593-012), Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence - Sebastian Damgaard Madsen (Supervisor: Jan Skov Pedersen)
Title: Development of methods for size and shape determination of inorganic nanoparticles from small-angle X-ray scattering data
Fri 29 Jun
10:15-11:00 | Aud I (1514-213), Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
iMAT Lecture: Towards the energy transition: how to turn carbon dioxide and water to carbon-neutral synthetic fuels
Dr. Teresa Andreu, Advanced Materials for Energy Area, Catalonia Institute for Energy Research (IREC) (Host: Anders Bentien)
Fri 29 Jun
10:15-11:00 | iNANO AUD (1593-012), Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Specialized iNANO Lecture: Optimization of NMR pulse sequences and visualization of spin dynamics
Professor Dr. Steffen Glaser, Department of Chemistry, Technical University of Munich, Germany
Thu 28 Jun
13:30-15:00 | Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Kemi, Aud. IV (1514-116), Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Johan Guldbrand Karstoft (Supervisor: Merete Bilde)
Title: Candle emissions: Methods for characterization
Thu 28 Jun
13:15-15:00 | Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Kemi, Aud. I (1514-213), Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Freja Manø Busk Karlsen (Supervisor: Thomas Poulsen)
Title: “Biosynthesis of the APD functionality in rakicidin A”
Thu 28 Jun
13:00-15:00 | Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Kemi, Aud. VI (1510-213), Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Fabian Ravn Lund Saaek (Supervisor: Marianne Glasius)
Title: Development of an improved extraction and analysis method for the aqueous product of hydrothermal liquefaction of lignin.
Thu 28 Jun
11:30-12:15 | Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Kemi, Aud. I (1514-213), Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Lecture: Professor Christian A. Olsen, University of Copenhagen (Host: Thomas Poulsen)
Title: Chemical Tools for Investigating Histone Deacetylase (HDAC) Enzymes
Thu 28 Jun
10:30-12:30 | Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Kemi, Aud. VI (1510-213), Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Pia Johansson Nielsen (Supervisor: Christian Lindholst & Marianne Glasius)
Title: Method development and analysis of liquid androgenic anabolic steroids
Wed 27 Jun
13:15-15:15 | 1514-213, Aud. I, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Alexander Frederik Sandahl (supervisor: Kurt Gothelf)
Synthesis of small cyclic oligonucleotides
Wed 27 Jun
10:15-12:15 | 1590-213, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Thorbjørn Birger Nielsen (supervisor: Kurt Gothelf)
DNA-protein nanostructures enabled by selective protein labelling strategies
Tue 26 Jun
13:00-15:00 | 1513-435, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Niels Kristian Madsen (supervisor: Ove Christiansen)
Time-dependent and time independent vibrational-structure theory for large molecules
Mon 25 Jun
13:00-15:00 | Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Kemi, Aud. VI (1510-213), Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Helene Bagge Rasmussen (Supervisor: Marianne Glasius)
Title: Analysis of products from Hydrothermal treatment of Enzymatic Hydrolysis Lignin.
Fri 22 Jun
13:00-15:00 | 1510-213, Aud. VI, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Camilla Hjort Kronbo (supervisor: Martin Bremholm)
High pressure, high temperature, synthesis and diamond anvil cell studies of perovskites
Thu 21 Jun
13:00-16:00 | 1514-213, Aud I, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Jiawei Zhang (supervisor: Bo Brummerstedt Iversen)
Designing High-Performance Layered Thermoelectric Materials
Wed 20 Jun
13:15-15:15 | Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Kemi, Aud. I (1514-213), Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Joakim Bøgelund Jakobsen (Supervisor: Karl Anker Jørgensen)
Title: Enantioselective Synthesis of Biologically Active Dihydrohomobarrelenones
Wed 20 Jun
10:15-12:15 | Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Kemi, Aud. I (1514-213), Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Nicolaj Inunnguaq Jessen (Supervisor: Karl Anker Jørgensen)
Title: Asymmetric Aminocatalysis: The First Catalytic [10+4] Cycloaddition
Tue 19 Jun
11:15-12:00 | iNANO House, Building 1593, Room 218, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
iMAT Talk: Understanding the properties of extraction and re-injection of carbon into chalk formations using X-ray imaging
Henning Osholm Sørensen, NanoGeoScience, Nano-Science Center, Department of Chemistry, University of Copenhagen (Host: Henrik Birkedal)
Fri 15 Jun
13:15-15:15 | 1534-125, Aud. F, Institut for Matematik, Nu Munkegade 118, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Emil Damgaard-Møller (supervisor: Jacob Overgaard)
An Investigation of the Properties in Single Molecule Magnets
Fri 15 Jun
13:15-15:15 | 1532-116, AUD G1, Institut for Matematik, Ny Munkegade 118, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Rasmus Nørbøge Ottosen (supervisor: Thomas Bjørnskov Poulsen)
Synthetic Studies towards a Novel MT-21 Library
Fri 15 Jun
10:15-12:15 | 1532-116, AUD G1, Institut for Matematik, Ny Munkegade 118, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Christine Nøhr Pedersen (supervisor: Thomas Bjørnskov Poulsen)
A semi-synthetic route towards nonthmicin analogs
Fri 15 Jun
10:00-12:00 | 1534-125, Aud. F, Institut for Matematik, Nu Munkegade 118, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Kasper Tolborg (supervisor: Bo Brummerstedt Iversen)
Electron Density Studies of Functional Inorganic Materials
Thu 14 Jun
14:00-16:00 | Aarhus Universitet, Inst. for Kemi, Aud. I (1514-231), Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Chemistry information meeting
The annual summer information meeting will take place on June 14, 2018
Thu 14 Jun
13:15-15:30 | 1593-012, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Henrik Lyder Andersen (supervisor: Mogens Christensen)
X-ray and neutron powder diffraction studies of advanced functional materials – Synthesis, structure and properties
Wed 13 Jun
09:45-17:45 | The AIAS Auditorium, Building 1632, Høegh-Guldbergs Gade 6B, 8000 Aarhus C
AIAS Workshop: Nanomat@AU
Forefront methodologies and advances in nanomaterials characterization
Tue 12 Jun
13:15-15:00 | 1523-318, Institut for Fysik og Astronomi, Nu Munkegade 120
Qualifying exam: Nikolaj Roth (supervisor: Bo Brummerstedt Iversen)
Direct-Space Analysis of Structural and Magnetic Disorder in Crystals
Tue 12 Jun
13:00-15:00 | 1514-213, Aud I, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Sven Kähler (supervisor: Jeppe Olsen)
Efficient Dynamic Correlation Methods For Compact Non-Orthogonal Multi-Reference Spaces Via Biorthonormal Orbitals Expansions
Tue 12 Jun
10:15-12:00 | 1523-318, Institut for Fysik og Astronomi, Nu Munkegade 120
Qualifying exam: Nils Lau Nyborg Broge (supervisor: Bo Brummerstedt Iversen)
Solvothermal Synthesis and Characterization of Functional Nanomaterials
Mon 11 Jun
14:15-16:00 | 1523-318, Institut for Fysik og Astronomi, Nu Munkegade 120
Qualifying exam: Christian Zeuthen (supervisor: Bo Brummerstedt Iversen)
Synthesis and Characterization of Low Thermal Conductivity Thermoelectric Materials
Mon 11 Jun
13:00-15:00 | 1590-213, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Malene Selch Sønnichsen (supervisor: Frans Mulder)
Development of an NMR based platform for screening pocket specific interactions with human serum albumin
Mon 11 Jun
09:00-12:00 | 1514-213, Aud I, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Lirong Song (supervisor: Bo Brummerstedt Iversen)
Synthesis and Optimization of Low-Cost Bulk and Thin-Film Thermoelectrics
Fri 08 Jun
12:15-14:15 | 1531-215, Aud. D2, Institut for Matematik, Ny Munkegade 118, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Kaja Løvschall (supervisor: Alexander Zelikin)
Design and Synthesis of Artificial Signal Transducers
Mon 04 Jun
10:30-11:00 | Aarhus Universitet, Room 5250-2.28, Department of Engineering, Hangøvej 2, 8200 Aarhus N
Talk: Towards practical solar-energy conversion: Practical applications of photoelectrochemical cells
Dowon Bae, Materials for Energy Conversion and Storage, Delft University of Technology, Netherlands (Host: Anders Bentien)
Thu 31 May
09:00-15:00 | Aarhus Universitet, iNANO Auditorium, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Open Science Festival
iNANO Auditorium | 9:00-15:00, 31 May
Tue 29 May
14:15-15:00 | Aarhus Universitet, AUD VI, Dept. of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Specialized iNANO Lecture: Ice-binding proteins: roles, recent evolution, and mechanism of action
Speaker: Professor Peter L. Davies, Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario Canada. (Host: Associate professor Tobias Weidner, Department of Chemistry, Aarhus University)
Fri 18 May
10:15-11:00 | Aarhus Universitet, iNANO AUD (1593-012), Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Distinguished iNANO Lecture: Integrating Risk-Based Thinking for Project Performance Improvement
Speaker: Dr. Ronald Dyer, Lecturer – Project Management (Risk) University of Liverpool, Management School Liverpool, UK. (Host: Rajiv Vaid Basaiawmoit, Head of SciTech Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Aarhus University)
Fri 18 May
09:15-10:00 | Aarhus Universitet, iNANO meeting room 1590-213, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Specialized iNANO Lecture: Engineered Microenvironments for Determining Epidermal Responses to Niche Factors at Single Cell Resolution
Speaker: Louis Blaise, PhD Student Kings College London UK (Host: Professor Duncan Sutherland, Interdisciplinary Nanoscience Center, Aarhus University)
Wed 09 May
13:15-15:00 | Aarhus Universitet, Ny Munkegade 116, Aud. D1 (1531-113), 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Maximilien Ambroise (Supervisor: Frank Jensen)
Title: Optimizing Basis Sets for Computational Core Level Spectroscopy
Fri 04 May
10:15-11:00 | Aarhus Universitet, iNANO Auditorium (1593-012), Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Specialized iNANO lecture: Advancing live cell microscopy with microfluidics-based development of new fluorescent probes
Speaker: Ralph Jimenez, JILA and Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, USA
Thu 03 May
12:00-13:30 | Aarhus Universitet, iNano, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, Building 1593, room 012, 8000 Aarhus C
An introduction to the world of Venture Capital: What it is and why it matters to you
Lecture with Robert Neivert from 500 Startups
Thu 03 May
09:00-13:30 | Sandbjerg Estate, Sønderborg
Neutron and Synchrotron Sample Environment Workshop
Host: Mogens Christensen
Wed 02 May
12:00-18:00 | Sandbjerg Estate, Sønderborg
Neutron and Synchrotron Sample Environment Workshop
Host: Mogens Christensen
Wed 02 May
10:00-11:30 | The Main Hall in the University Park, Aarhus
General meeting about the plans for AU’s physical development
All members of staff and students are invited to a general meeting on 2 May in the Main Hall, where the senior management team's plans for the university’s physical development will be presented.
Tue 01 May
15:30-17:00 | Aarhus Universitet, Auditorium 3, Tåsingegade, Building 1441/113, 8000 Aarhus C
INVITATION, Information meeting:
Applying for a Center of Excellence to the Danish National Research Foundation (Danmarks Grundforskningsfond)
Mon 30 Apr
10:00-12:00 | 1523-318, Auditorium, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Ny Munkegade 120, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Martin Roelsgaard (supervisor: Bo Brummerstedt Iversen)
Watching thin films grow by total scattering
Tue 24 Apr
11:00-12:00 | Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Kemi, Aud. I (1514-213), Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Lecture by: Morten Jørgensen, Lundbeck (Host: Alexander Zelikin)
Title: Synthesis in Medicinal Chemistry
Thu 19 Apr
15:15-16:15 | Aud I, 1514-213, Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Lecture by: Todd Marder, Julius-Maximilian University, Würzburg, Germany
Title: Transition Metal Catalyzed Borylation of C-H and C-X Bonds: Synthesis of Aryl and Alkyl Boronates
Mon 16 Apr
15:15-16:00 | Aarhus Universitet, iNANO AUD (1593-012), Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Specialized iNANO Lecture: Organic Photoredox Catalysis with Carbon Nitride 2.0. A “Dynamic Duo” of Potassium Poly(heptazine imide) and Elemental Sulfur
Dr. Aleksandr Savateev, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Potsdam, Germany
Fri 13 Apr
13:00-15:30 | 1514-213, Aud I, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Mads Mørk Jensen (supervisor: Marianne Glasius)
Characterization of lignin and products from conversion of lignocellulose by hydrothermal liquefaction and other biorefinery technologies
Fri 13 Apr
10:15-12:15 | 1531-113, Aud D1, Department of Mathematics, Ny Munkegade 116, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Mathias Salomon Hvid (supervisor: Nina Lock)
Structural Investigations and photocatalytic application of 2D thiostannates
Fri 13 Apr
10:15-11:15 | Department of Engineering, Hangøvej 2, in room 235
Seminar on bioenergy research and advanced lignin characterization
Host: Marianne Glasius
Wed 11 Apr
16:15-17:00 | iNANO Auditorium, bldg. 1593 room 012, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
iMAT Lecture/Specialized iNANO Lecture
High Entropy Alloys Investigated by Neutron and X-Ray Scattering (Host: Torben R. Jensen)
Tue 10 Apr
11:15-12:00 | Aarhus Universitet, iNANO (1593-226), Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Seminar with Gary Drobny, Chemistry Department, University of Washington, Seattle, WA (Host: Tobias Weidner)
Title: NMR Studies of Proteins at Biomineral Surfaces
Tue 10 Apr
11:00-16:00 | Aarhus Universitet, Department of Geoscience, (1673-118), Høegh-Guldbergs Gade 2, 8000 Aarhus C
Radical Innovation Sprint 2018
Ideation at Aarhus University, 10 April 2018, Tuesday
Mon 09 Apr
15:00-16:00 | Aarhus Universitet, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14 (Building 1590), 8000 Aarhus
Info meeting about Danish language course from A2B
Free Danish language courses for foreign staff and students might soon no longer be an option, so we would like to encourage all to take advantage of the opportunity to improve your Danish by attending a Danish course during the Spring.
Mon 09 Apr
12:00-16:00 | Aarhus Universitet, Preben Hornung stuen, Bygning 1422, Fredrik Nielsens Vej 2, 8000 Aarhus C
Take part in 'European Research Council (ERC) - Inspiration Day and Researcher Dialogue' at Aarhus University
Are you curious about opportunities in the European Research Council (ERC)? Do you have excellent research ideas but lack financing? Or would you just like to know more about ERC?
Fri 06 Apr
10:15-12:15 | 1531-131, Department of Mathematics, Ny Munkegade 116, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Danny Kaare Jørgensen (supervisor: Karl Anker Jørgensen)
Organocatalytic HOMO Activation Strategies - Formation of Chiral Allenes and Furan Derivatives
Thu 05 Apr
11:45-17:00 | Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Alumni Day 2018
Wed 04 Apr
14:15-16:30 | 1531-113, Aud D1, Institut for Matematik, Ny Munkegade 118, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Yitao Dai (supervisor: F. Besenbacher/N. Lock)
Mechanistic Exploration and Rational Design in Heterogeneous Photocatalysis
Mon 26 Mar
13:15-15:15 | Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Kemi, Aud. II (1514-110), Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Shaiq M. Ghorwal (supervisor: Torben R. Jensen)
Title: Synthesis and Characterisation of Novel Methylamine Metal Borohydrides
Fri 23 Mar
13:15-15:30 | 1514-213, Aud. I, Institut for Kemi, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Malene Thostrup Pedersen (supervisor: Jørgen Skibsted)
Characterization of Ye’elimite and Calcium Sulfo-Aluminate Cement Incorporating Calcined Clays
Thu 22 Mar
09:00-14:00 | Department of Physics and Astronomy
HyFlexFuel Project Meeting
Mon 19 Mar
16:00-18:00 | Aarhus Universitet, iNANO AUD (1593-012), Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Opening of Center for Multifunctional Biomolecular Drug Design
In connection to the opening of Center for Multifunctional Biomolecular Drug Design (CEMBID) we invite you to the celebratory lectures by grantees: Prof. Kurt Gothelf, prof. Jørgen Kjems and assoc. prof. Ken Howard. The centre is funded with DKK 60 million by the Novo Nordisk Foundation Challenge Programme. Please register before 15 March.
Fri 16 Mar
09:00-16:00 | DuPont Nutrition & Health, Edwin Rahrs Vej 38, 8220 Aarhus V
Forum for Analytical Chemistry Meeting, Aarhus 2018
Host: Marianne Glasius
Wed 14 Mar
10:15-12:30 | 1523-318, Physics Auditorium, Dept. of Physics & Astronomy, Ny Munkegade 120, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Ellen Marie Jensen Hedegaard (supervisor: Bo Brummerstedt Iversen)
Advanced Crystal Growth of Semiconductors with Tailored Properties
Thu 08 Mar
13:00-15:00 | 1531-119, Department of Mathematics, Ny Munkegade 116, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Junior Samuel Lopez Yepez (supervisor: Henrik Stapelfeldt)
Progress report
Fri 02 Mar
10:30-20:00 | Novo Nordisk in Måløv
AU-NOVO NORDISK SYMPOSIUM
On Friday March 2, 2018, Novo Nordisk in Måløv will be hosting a symposium. AU and Novo Nordisk Researchers and will cover topics like: Delivery systems; Bioinformatics and Big data; Structural biology; Membrane proteins; Tissue selective targeting; New methods within chemistry; Imaging (incl PET); In vitro display technologies.
Wed 21 Feb
16:15-17:30 | Aarhus Universitet, iNANO auditorium (1593-012) Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Invitation - Professor Jørgen Kjems
Wed 07 Feb
10:15-11:00 | Aarhus Universitet, iNANO, Bldg. 1593 room 218, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Specialized iNANO Lecture: Insights into the Structure and Function of biominerals by novel X-ray techniques
Speaker: Dr. Tilman Grünewald, ESRF - The European Synchrotron, France
Fri 02 Feb
14:15-16:15 | 1513-435, Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Qualifying exam: Andreas Nyvang (supervisor: Jeppe Olsen)
Molecular Magnets and the Electronic Structure of these, and Improvements of Relativistic CI Algorithms
Fri 26 Jan
11:00-19:00 | Aud I (1514-213), Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
14th Aarhus Winter Meeting - Trends in modern Chemistry
Organisers: Jørgen Skibsted og Bo Brummerstedt Iversen
Mon 22 Jan
13:15-15:30 | 1593-012, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Mikael Madsen (supervisor: Kurt Gothelf)
Controlling Individual Polymer Molecules
Mon 22 Jan
13:15-15:30 | 1523-318, Physics Auditorium, Ny Munkegade 120, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Bruno Paz (supervisor: Karl Anker Jørgensen)
Enantioselective Organocatalytic Approaches to Cyclic Natural Product Scaffolds
Mon 22 Jan
09:00-16:30 | Aud I (1514-213), Department of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
DIBS'18 - Danish Instruments for Big Science
The series of Danish Instruments for Big Science conferences sets focus on scientific instruments designed and built by Danish scientist or Danish companies; instruments that are developed for use at research infrastructures like CERN, ESO, or ESS.
Mon 22 Jan
07:30-10:00 | 1523-318, Physics Auditorium, Ny Munkegade 120, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Yang Li (supervisor: Karl Anker Jørgensen)
Applications of proline derived catalysts and cinchona alkaloids for new asymmetric organocatalytic reactions
Fri 19 Jan
13:00-14:00 | Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Kemi, Aud. II (1514-110), Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
Master thesis defence: Anton V. B. Madsen (Supervisor: Marianne Glasius)
Title: Analysis of the aqueous and bio-crude phase from hydrothermal liquefaction of model compounds.
Fri 19 Jan
09:15-11:30 | 1514-213, Aud. I, Dept. of Chemistry, Langelandsgade 140, 8000 Aarhus C
PhD defence: Siri Søndergaard (supervisor: Birgit Schiøtt)
Computational modeling of G-quadruplex systems in relation to FRET
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