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Professor Troels Skrydstrup receives Semper Ardens grant from the Carlsberg Foundation for improving plastics recycling. (Photo: Lars Kruse, AU Photo)

2019.02.04 | CADIAC

Funding for research in improving plastics recycling

Over one third of the plastics produced are used only once and then discarded. The majority of these plastics end up in landfills and our oceans. Professor Troels Skrydstrup has been awarded a Semper Ardens grant for developing new means to deconstruct some of the most commonly used plastics, which can then be exploited again as new useful plastic.

2019.01.22 | CADIAC

New visiting student from Sweden

Welcome to Xiaoyu Chen from KTH in Stockholm, Sweden! Xiaoyu is Ph.d. student at KTH with associate porofessor Mårten Ahlquist as supervisor. Mårten Ahlquist is also part of the NordCO2 consortium Xiaoyu will stay here for a month

Troels Skrydstrup

2019.01.07 | CADIAC

New Years reception at Christiansborg

Troels Skrydstrup participates at the annual Queen’s New Years Reception at Christianborg on the 4th of January 2019

2019.01.04 | CADIAC

Catalysts - creating chemical tools of the future

Read 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.

2018.12.20 | CADIAC

Honorary Professorship to Troels Skrydstrup from Nanchang University

On 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. Vice-president of Nanchang University, Prof. Xiaohua Deng appoints Professor Troels Skrydstrup an honorary professorship.…

2018.11.22 | CADIAC

New visiting student from Brazil

Welcome to Wallace Júnio Reis as a visiting PhD student from the Federal University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.

2018.11.16 | CADIAC

First CADIAC PhD

Congratulations to Simon Laursen who just successfully defended his PhD thesis. Our first CADIAC PhD student financed by the DNRF has now finished. We wish him all the best for his future career.

2018.09.21 | CADIAC

New paper in Angewandte Chemie International Edition

Congratulations to Steffan for his paper on the hydrothiolation of alkenes with methanethiol, which has come out in Angewandte Chemie International Edition. S. K. Kristensen, S. Laursen, E. Taarning, T. Skrydstrup, ”Ex Situ Formation of Methanethiol: Application in the Gold(I)-Promoted Anti-Markovnikov Hydrothiolation of Olefins.

2018.09.02 | CADIAC

New publication in Chimia

Our account on our recent advances in carbonylation chemistry is out in Chimia! Congratulations Karoline and Dennis! “New Directions in Transition Metal Catalyzed Carbonylation Chemistry” Chimia 2018, 72, 606.

2018.08.24 | CADIAC

Troels Skrydstrup receives the Faculty of Science and Technology (AU) Science Award 2018

Congratulations to Troels for receiving the Faculty of Science and Technology (AU) Science Award 2018, which was presented to him at the ST Summer Hangout Festival. Check out the link: http://scitech.medarbejdere.au.dk/en/currently/events/andre-arrangementer/st-summer-hangout-2018/st-awards-2018/

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