Congratulations to Dr. Ismael !

Congratulations to Dr. Ismael !

Aya Ismael from the CHOCO research group at UiT defended her doctoral thesis titled “Method development towards synthesis of carbapenemase inhibitors” on the 26th of September 2020.

Evaluation Committee:

  • Professor Nina Kann, Chalmers Tekniska Högskola, Sweden  (first opponent)
  • Professor Bård Helge Hoff, Department of Chemistry, NTNU (second opponent)
  • Dr. Vijayaragavan Elumalai, Department of Chemistry, UiT (internal member and leader of the commitee)

Professor Nina Kann participated remotely to the event, and Dr. Yvonne Piotrowski, Department of Chemistry, UiT, acted as reserve member in case she lost her connection.

The trial lecture and public defence were both live-streamed via Mediasite, and the recording was publicly available for one week.

You can read Aya’s thesis here.