Group News

May 12 2017: Dongting wins Best Poster Award for CCC 2017 spring symposium

Dongting wins Best Poster Award for Catalysis Club of Chicago 2017 spring symposium

May 10 2017: Professor Ive Hermans receives Vilas Mid-Career Investigator Award

Professor Ive Hermans receives Vilas Mid-Career Investigator Award. The Vilas Mid-Career awards are supported by the Vilas Trust to recognize exceptional scholarly accomplishments.

Nov 16, 2016: Paper accepted for publication in Science

Our publication on the discovery of a highly selective catalyst for the oxidative dehydrogenation of propane was accepted for publication in Science.

Aug 20-25, 2016: ACS Fall Meeting

The Hermans group is being represented by Florian and Philipp at the fall meeting of the American Chemical Society. Florian is talking about "Characterizing Cu-centers in the zeolite SSZ-13" and "Methane to Methanol conversion in the zeolite SSZ-13" and Philipp is talking about "Understanding heterogeneous Lewis acid catalysis using ATR-IR modulation excitation spectroscopy" and "Enhanced two-dimensional dispersion of group V metal oxides on silica".

Aug 05, 2016: Cover of Chem. Mater.

Alyssa's paper on the surface chemistry of Vanadium Oxide catalysts made it on the cover of Chemistry of Materials!

Jul 3-8, 2016: Carlos and Alessandro at ICC 16

Carlos and Alessandro are presenting their research at the 16th international Congress of Catalysis (ICC 16) in Beijing, China.

Congratulations to Carlos for receiving the Young Scientist Prize of the ICC 16!

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