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Miguel Ángel presented his PhD work at the Symposium for Young Chemists that took place in Murcia.
Roberto, Jose and Jose Antonio visited Lilly Laboratories in Alcobendas, Madrid. Roberto received the XXI Lilly-RSEQ Research Award and gave a conference about his research.
Benedetta and Montaña attended the 3rd Japanese-Spanish Symposium on Organic Synthesis celebrated in San Sebastián.
Andrea and Laura participated in the European Researchers Night at UAM.
Andrea, Laura and Jose attended the 1st School in Photochemistry organized by the Royal Society of Chemistry in Castro Urdiales (Cantabria).
Leonardo defended his PhD Thesis entitled "Design of new redox processes: enantioselective reactions based on chiral-rhodium catalysis and use of sulfinate salts". Congratulations once again, Leo!!
Noelia defended her PhD Thesis entitled "Novel strategies for the photocatalytic photofunctionalization of arenes and double bonds". Big congrats Noe!! You did amazing!!
Jose, Silvia, Alberto, Pipe and Roberto have attended the XXXIX Biennial of the Spanish Royal Society of Chemistry in Zaragoza.
And one more prize! Our previous member, Alberto Garrido, has been recognized with the BASF-ICIQ award to the best PhD thesis. Congratulations Alberto! More info here.
Good news never come alone! Roberto has been recognized with the XXI Research Award for PhD Students granted by Lilly and the Royal Spanish Society of Chemistry (RSEQ). Big congrats Rober! Very happy for you!
Alba has been recognized with the 2023 Award for Young Researchers granted by the Specialized Group of Organometallic Chemistry (GEQO) of the Royal Spanish Society of Chemistry (RSEQ). Congratulations Alba! Well deserved!
Laura presented her PhD project in the workshop organized by the Doctoral School of the UAM.
We celebrated the FRONCAT Cocktail Contest. It was a very funny evening during which we made and could try cocktails with a chemistry theme. Thanks to the jury, Javier, Jonathan and Pablo, for your comments on our creations!! And congratulations to the winners!!
Alberto López defended his PhD Thesis entitled "Perspectives on the photocatalytic behavior of extended organic materials". You did an outstanding defense, Alberto!! Big congrats once again!!
We celebrated a lunch in honor of Carmen who is retiring after 47 years working at the UAM. Enjoy your retirement, Carmen! You will be always welcome at FRONCAT!
Jose and Diana organized the II IAdChem 1-Day Workshop "Materials for Biosensing & Bioimaging" together with Sergio Díaz Tendero, Tania García Mendiola and Encarnación Lorenzo. There was a total of 2 invited lectures, 5 oral communications, 17 posters and about 50 attendants. A big success!!!
The FRONCAT girls celebrating the International Day of Women and Girls in Science 👩🔬💜
Laura got a FPI-UAM fellowship to do her doctoral studies. Congratulations Laura! Well deserved! 🔝
After two years of pandemic, we have celebrated our traditional Christmas lunch together with the PiMPaM group 🎄🎅🏼
Jose and Diana organized the I IAdChem 1-Day Workshop "Porous Materials Day" together with Rubén Mas, Pilar Amo and Ana Platero. Alberto López gave a talk entitled "Heterogeneous C-C couplings enabled by metalated Covalent Organic Frameworks", while Matías presented the poster "Molecular photocatalyst encapsulated at carbon nanotubes for the development of hybrid photocatalytic materials".
Noelia, Jose Luis and Laura attended the 2022 GSK Synthetic Organic Chemistry Symposium, where they presented their PhD work. The symposium took place in the GSK Medicines Research Centre in Stevenage, Hertfordshire, UK.
Jose was appointed as new Director of the Institute for Advanced Research in Chemical Sciences (IAdChem).
Jose participated as a member of the PhD Thesis committee of Igor Echevarría from Espino's Group (University of Burgos). All the best to the new doctor!!
Ricardo defended his Thesis entitled "Holistic design of triorgano- and photo-catalyzed novel transformations: Synthesis of thiotrifluoromethylated heterocycles, difluoroalkylated enals, cyclic imines and aminoamides". Congratulations! You did an amazing defense! We wish you all the best during your postdoc at the University of Padua!
Benedetta and Montaña attended the VII Iberian Conference in Photochemistry held in Alcalá de Henares from 5th to 8th September.
Jose, Leyre, Alberto F., Miguel Ángel, José Luis, Alberto L. and Jorge attended the XXXVIII Biennial Meeting of the Royal Spanish Society of Chemistry held in beautiful Granada.
Jorge defended his PhD thesis entitled "Non-covalent asymmetric organocatalysis for the activation of silyl-reagents and sulfonium salts". Congratulations Dr. Humbrías! We wish you all the best in your postdoc!
Jose gave a lecture entitled "Flow, flow, photo-flow... What else, photosynthesis express!" in the FotoArt-CM Summer School 2022 celebrated at the Institute of Catalysis and Petrochemistry.
Noelia and Laura attended the XIII International School on Organometallic Chemistry held in Santiago de Compostela. Both presented a poster and a flash talk about their research.
The group celebrating José's prize with beers, croquetas and Spanish omelettes.
José has been awarded the "José Barluenga Medal 2022" by the Organic Chemistry Division of the Spanish Royal Society of Chemistry. A big congratulations from the whole group! Well deserved!
The FRONCAT girls celebrating the International Day of Women in Science.
Great presentation!! Congratulations Daniel!!
Andrea, excellent Thesis and defense. Congratulations!
Great thesis defense, Alicia! Congratulations!
Amazing defense and fantastic Thesis. Well deserved!!
Nice PhD defense and presentation. Congratulations Alberto! Well done!
Happy Xmas and Happy new year!!
Thanks Miguel Ángel for this amazing talk.
Dear Thomas, congrats!!! Very nice defense and thesis. Best regards.
Thanks, David Nelson for comming to our department and talk about nickel catalysis.
The group FRONCAT in the Radio. José is talking about the last work of the group:
Amazing talk from Prof. Werz in Palladium chemistry. Thanks for visiting us!!
Thanks, Prof. Willis for comming to our deparment and talk about sulfur chemistry.
Thanks, Jony for this amazing talk about neuroscience and motivation!!
Congratulations RAFA for the best poster award presentation in PHOTO4FUTURE CONGRES!!
Congratulations Alicia, for the best poster award presentation in the Youth research Congress!!
Welcome Nacho, a new Postdoctoral Researcher in the group from Mexico. Good luck!!
Welcome Ricardo, a new Ph. D. student from Mexico in the group.
Congratulations Fran, you are a new DOCTOR in the ARMY, now
Thanks a lot, Lucasz Albrecht for comming and visiting us!!
Great success in the 2nd workshop in catalytic materials
Our group on the radio:
Our work highlighted in
Congratulations to Ana, Alberto and Andrea. Most download articles of 2017 in Chem. Commun:
Congratulations to Fran, Pipe, Andrea, Alberto and Wioleta: One of the most read articles in ACS catalysis:
Nice Angewandte Chem. Congratulations, Andrea, Fran and Alberto!!!!
A New Senior Researcher in our group. Leyre Marzo. Good luck!!
Our work highlighted as cover picture in Chemistry European Journal: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/chem.201705891/abstract
María Frías has successfully presented and defender her PhD thesis. Congratulations María!
Congratulations María!! Nice Work: CEJ: Chem. Eur. J. 2017, DOI: 10.1002/chem.201705218
Our work highlighted: http://www.organic-chemistry.org/abstracts/lit5/716.shtm
Congratulations to Andrea for your prize: best talk in International Symposium on Synthesis and Catalysis 2017 (ISySyCat2017).
New accepted paper!!
Congratulations to Andrea and Ana. Thiol-Ene/Oxidation Tandem Reaction under Visible Light Photocatalysis: Synthesis of Alkyl Sulfoxides Chem. Commun., 2017, DOI: 10.1039/C7CC05672A.
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