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- July, 2016: Three new co-workers join the team. We welcome Mirjam Chytil, Lucas Loss and James Neuhaus to the team!

- June 30, 2016: Press Release of the University of Vienna on the latest JACS paper. Read here the newspiece on national newspaper "Der Standard"!

- June 22, 2016: Our paper on enantioconvergent Fukuyama coupling of racemic organozinc reagents has been selected as Synfact of the Month!

- June 16, 2016: Our recent paper on transition metal-free amination of amides has been accepted for publication in JACS!

- Nuno Maulide will hold his Antrittsvorlesung (Inaugural Lecture) on June 8th, 2016 at 18h00 at the University of Vienna main building. The lecture, entitled "When Science becomes an Art: Adventures in Organic Synthesis" will also include live piano music. Don't miss it! Informations and (free) registration here.

- May 23, 2016: Supaporn Niyomchon (Boom) successfully defends her Ph.D. thesis and graduates as student #6 of the team. Congratulations, Dr. Niyomchon!

- May 20,2016: Our JOC Synopsis on the electrophilic activation of amides is now online!

- April 27, 2016: Our latest Angewandte publication is online. Read the Press release of the University of Vienna (only available in German), about the "Lord of the Rings in Chemistry", here.

- April 4, 2016: More videos from the series. Listen to Nuno explaining about Cellulose and Sugar!

- March 21, 2016: The "Chemie ist In" series kicks back with more videos about chemistry. Listen to Nuno talking about oxidation, Batman and Robin here!

- March 20, 2016: More Media attention for our research. Check out a piece in national newspaper "Der Standard" about the heterocycle synthesis Nature Communications paper here.

And listen to Nuno speaking about the new method for deracemization of chiral nucleophiles at ORF's radio station Ö1 here (only in German).

- March 15, 2016: Our Nature Communications paper is online. This is our first collaborative paper with the Gonzalez Group (theoretical chemistry), on a series of metal-free cycloadditions to prepare complex heterocycles. 

Check out the Press Release of the University here: When Chemists play with Lego!

- March 8, 2016: Press Release of the University on our ACIE paper!

- March 6, 2016: Our two latest publications are online - on CEJ about an atom economical hydrative arylation of unactivated alkynes and on ACIE about the first Pd-catalysed deracemization of chiral racemic organometallic reagents.

- February 28, 2016: Our EJOC article (Publication #60), after having been among the top-5 most downloaded articles, is now highlighted as #1 of "Hottest Articles in Photocatalysis" by Wiley! Screenshot.

- January 29, 2016: Good news sometimes come in pairs: our recent work on Asymmetric cross-coupling of chiral racemic organometallic reagents has just been accepted for publication in Angewandte Chemie, and a new connective synthesis of heterocycles (cooperation with the Gonzalez group) is accepted for publication in Nature Communications!

- January 11-18, 2016: We welcome several new Post-Docs. Dr. Jeremy MERAD (University of Marseille), Dr. Boris MARYASIN (LMU Munich), Dr. Dainis KALDRE (McGill University, Montreal) and Dr. Catarina RODRIGUES (FF-UL, Portugal, Exchange Post-Doctoral fellow) join us at the start of the New Year.  

Welcome to the team!


- January 2016: The Maulide Group receives an ERC Consolidator Grant. Read more about this in the Press release of the University. Truly great news to start the New Year!

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