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Welcome Sietske

Welcome Sietske!

Sietske Grijseels recently joined the CHOCO Group as a researcher. She is working in a collaborative project together with prof. Espen Hansen (Marbio, UiT) and prof. Kirsten Krause (AMB, UiT) with upscaling of biomass from infected plants. The proejct is funded by the Arctic Centre for Sustainable Energy (ARC). A warm welcome to you!

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Welcome Ainara!

Welcome Ainara

The CHOCO team welcomes Dr. Ainara Nova (UiO) as an Assoc. Prof-II (20% position) in the CHOCO group. Ainara will work together with us on computational catalysis and give courses, for example about microkinetic modelling. She will also increase the number of female PIs in computational chemistry at the department by 100%. 🙂


Dr. Ainara Nova, UiO.

 

 

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Open postdoc position

Open postdoc position

We have a  new postdoc position in heterogeneous catalysis available. The candidate will spend some time to work with Assoc. Prof. Nina Lock at Aarhus University and some time in Tromsø in the CHOCO group to develop sustainable heterogeneous catalysts.

Application deadline 27.02.2019

Click here for details on how to apply

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Arctic Frontiers Talk

Arctic Frontiers Talk

CHOCO PI Annette Bayer will present a talk on CO2 as a resource at the ‘Arctic Frontiers’ conference, Thursday 24.1, 11:30, The Edge (Kjøpmannskontoret), Tromsø, Norway. For more information, click here.

 

 

 

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APECS Panel

APECS PANEL

CHOCO PI Kathrin will be sitting in the APECS panel discussing ‘Scientific Publishing’ and its impact on your career, Tuesday 22.1, 18:30, Fram centre. Read more here.

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Mobility Grant Awarded

RCN mobility grant awarded to Janakiram

The CHOCO group is thrilled to announce that our resarcher Dr. Janakiram Vaitla received a 3-year mobilty grant from the Research Council of Norway for his application: “Catalytic Enantioselective Sigmatropic Rearrangements of Vinyl Sulfonium Ylides”. This grant will allow Janakiram to travel to the United States to work with Prof. Huw Davies.

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