ORCHEM Prize

ORCHEM Award for Young Scientists

Every two years, the Liebig Association for Organic Chemistry in the German Chemical Society awards the ORCHEM Award for Young Scientists who have qualified through new, original and trend-setting scientific work in the field of organic chemistry and who do not yet have a management function or have only just started were recently appointed.

The prize is endowed with EUR 5000 and is financially supported by BASF. It is usually awarded to two people and includes an award certificate and prize money of €2,500.00 per person.

The ORCHEM prize is traditionally awarded at the ORCHEM Conference . The awardee present the results of their award-winning work in a lecture.

The next call for call for proposals is planned for the ORCHEM 2024 (09.09 - 11.09./Regensburg). Further information follows.

awardee

places and acad. title at the time of the award ceremony

2022

dr Johannes Broichhagen, Leibniz Research Institute for Molecular Pharmacology Berlin in recognition of his work on the development of new molecular tools to answer important questions in the life sciences.

Jun.-Prof. dr Max Hansmann, Technical University of Dortmund in recognition of his fundamental and pioneering work in the field of synthesis and characterization of reactive intermediates and the development of organic redox systems.

2020 (Award due to pandemic at the GDCh Science Forum Chemistry 2021)

dr Josep Cornella (Mülheim ad Ruhr) in recognition of his pioneering work on redox catalysis with bismuth.

Prof. Dr. Philipp Heretsch (Berlin) in recognition of his highly acclaimed work on the synthesis of steroids and terpenes.

2018

private lecturer dr Florian Beuerle (Würzburg) in recognition of his innovative and highly acclaimed work in the field of dynamic covalent chemistry for the construction of highly defined cage compounds and two-dimensional π-conjugated polymer materials.

Jun.-Prof. dr Ivana Fleischer (Tübingen) in recognition of her innovative and highly acclaimed work in the field of selective functionalization of olefins and carboxylic acid derivatives and resource-efficient catalysis with base metals.

2016

Prof. Dr. Olga Garcia Mancheño (Regensburg) in recognition of her innovative and highly acclaimed work on the topic "Novel Synthetic Methods based on CH bonds & Modern Catalysis for Sustainable Synthesis".

dr Thomas Magauer (Munich) in recognition of his highly acclaimed and innovative work on the topic "Natural substances as a rich source for pharmaceuticals and inspiration for innovative chemical transformations".

2014

Prof. Dr. Franziska Schoenebeck (Aachen) in recognition of her innovative and widely acclaimed theoretical and experimental studies on reaction mechanisms, especially palladium-catalyzed reactions

Prof. Dr. Daniel Werz (Braunschweig) in recognition of his highly acclaimed and innovative work on carbohydrate chemistry and on the synthesis of heterocycles via donor-acceptor cyclopropanes

2012

Prof. Dr. Christian Hackenberger (Berlin) in recognition of his highly acclaimed and innovative work on chemoselective ligation and the efficient synthesis of protein-protein and protein-carbohydrate conjugates

Prof. Dr. Axel Jacobi von Wangelin (Regensburg) in recognition of his highly acclaimed and innovative work on iron-catalyzed coupling reactions and on metal-, organo- and photocatalytic syntheses of carbo- and heterocycles.

2010

dr Hans-Dieter Arndt (Dortmund) in recognition of his highly regarded contributions to synthesis-assisted chemical biology, in particular his organic-synthetic and molecular-biological work in the field of cyclic thiopeptide antibiotics


Prof. Dr. Nicolai Cramer (Zurich) in recognition of his highly acclaimed and innovative work on selective transition-metal-catalyzed bond activation with ring opening and the efficient synthesis of complex natural and active substances

2008

dr Peter Spiteller (Munich) in recognition of his widely acclaimed work on the isolation and structure elucidation of novel metabolites of higher fungi and their ecological function in defense against predators

Prof. Dr. Magnus Rueping (Frankfurt a. M.) in recognition of his pioneering contributions to the highly competitive field of organocatalysis, particularly his work on enantioselective BrØnsted acid catalysis

2006

dr Lutz Ackermann (Munich) in recognition of his notable development of air-stable phosphine oxides as preligands for Pd-, Ni-, and Ru-catalyzed cross-coupling reactions of chloroaromatics

Prof. Dr. Martin Oestreich (Münster) in recognition of his innovative contributions to asymmetric synthesis, particularly using bicyclic organosilicon compounds with Si-based chirality

2004

dr Frank Glorius (Mülheim) in recognition of his design of bis(oxazoline)-derived carbene ligands for organometallic catalysis and his asymmetric hydrogenation of chirally modified pyridines

private lecturer dr Hans-Joachim Wagenknecht (Garching) in recognition of his investigations into the mechanism of novel reduction-initiated charge-transfer processes through DNA

2002

Prof. Dr. A. Stephen K. Hashmi (Stuttgart) in recognition of his contributions to homogeneous gold catalysis of organic reactions and to the chemistry of metallacycloalkanes

dr Michael Müller (Jülich) in recognition of his work on the development of enantioselective enzymatic syntheses

2000

dr dr Clemens Richert (Konstanz) in recognition of his original contributions to the molecular recognition of nucleic acid structures, particularly his work on "molecular caps" that open new avenues for drug design

dr Stefan Bräse (Aachen) in recognition of his outstanding contributions to solid-phase organic synthesis, which opens up new possibilities for the development of biologically active compounds

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