CRC Colloquium – Prof. Hans-Achim Wagenknecht

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Lecture Hall 55.02
Pfaffenwaldring 55
70569 Stuttgart

Prof. Wagenknecht from the  Karlsruhe Institute of Technology KIT will talk within the colloquium series of the CRC 1333.

Thursday , 28. May 2020, 2:00 – 3:00 pm

Lecture Hall 55.02, Pfaffenwaldring 55, 70569 Stuttgart

Topic: Photoredox catalysis: Activation of alkenes, SF6 and photocatalytically active peptides

Hans-Achim Wagenknecht is Professor of  Organic Chemistry at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology KIT. His research presently concentrates on the following focus areas:

– Nucleic acid chemistry: New building blocks and postsynthetic methodologies

– Chemical photocatalysis: Sustainability by light and organic dyes

– Fluorescent DNA and RNA: Photostability and cellular imaging of nucleic acids

– DNA architectonics: Biomolecular architectures with optical and electronic functionalities

The CRC cordially invites all who are interested to the lecture.