New high-performance catalyst for natural gas conversion
Researchers in the group of Prof. Javier Pérez-Ramírez have developed an extremely stable vanadium phosphate catalyst for the easy oxybromination of methane.
A natural alternative to pesticides for crop storage
The group of Prof. Wendelin Stark has developed a natural coating method for seeds. They could protect crops against vermin by transferring the protection mechanism found in the seeds of peaches, almonds, or apricots.
Prof. Diederich elected member of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts
Prof. François Diederich was elected as an ordinary member of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts. His membership belongs to class IV, natural sciences.