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April 2018

18/04 Christian has joined the lab for his Master Thesis. Welcome to the group!

13/04 The "Lange Nacht der Forschung" event takes place across Austria!

10/04 Christoph has joined the lab for his Master Thesis. Welcome to the group!

March 2018

14/03 First Alpine Meeting on Natural products takes place in Obergurgl!

February 2018

19/02 Congrats to Franz and Raphi for the acceptance of their manuscript entitled " A Negishi cross-coupling reaction enables the total synthesis of (+)-stachyflin" in Tetrahedron.

06/02 Our new high-pressure set-up arrived today. This will enable us to conduct reactions at up to 14 kbar.
High Pressure 

06/02 Congrats to Alex for winning the Poster Award at the "1st Alpine Winter Conference on Medicinal and Synthetic   Chemistry".

05/02 Electryfying chemistry is now possible with our new ElectraSyn 2.0!
ElectraSyn 

January 2018

08/01 Congrats to Tatjana and Raphi for acceptance of their manuscript "9-Membered Carbocycles: Strategies and Tactics for their Synthesis" in Chemistry - A European Journal!

08/01 Tatjana has successfully defended her PhD Thesis. Congratulations Dr. Huber!
tatjana-phd 

08/01 Giandomenico from the Melchiorre Group joins the group for an exchange stay. Welcome!

December 2017 

21/12 Happy Holidays!
Weihnachtsfeier 2017Group

18/12 The new automated melting point apparatus has been installed!
Schmelzpunkt 

14/12 Adriana has successfully defended her PhD Thesis. Congratulations Dr. Grossmann!
Ariana_PhD 

11/12 David has joined the lab for his Master Thesis. Welcome to the group!

04/12 Johannes has successfully defended his PhD Thesis. Congratulations Dr. Feierfeil!
Jo BW PhD 

01/12 Congrats to Johannes on the acceptance of his manuscript "De Novo Synthesis of Benzannelated Heterocycles" in Chemistry - A European Journal!

November 2017 

20/11 Inaugural Lecture (5.15 pm, CCB)

15/11 Julian has joined the lab for his PhD Thesis. Welcome to the group!

13/11 Tesi has successfully defended her PhD Thesis. Congratulations Dr. Preuhs!
Tesi PhD 

02/11 Congrats to Raphi on the acceptance of his manuscript "A Modular Synthesis of Tetracyclic Meroterpenoid Antibiotics” in Nature Communications" and thanks to the Brönstrup Group for the highly appreciated collaboration!

October 2017 

30/10 Congrats to Alex for receiving a 2017 Römer-Award for his Master thesis!

10/16 Lukas Wein joins the lab for his Master thesis. Welcome to the group Lukas!

 

10/13 Congrats to the group for climbing the Patscherkofel. 
Group Hike 2017 

September 2017 

09/24 Congrats to Raphi for finishing the 44. Berlin Marathon!

09/18 Matthias and Franz have finally moved to join the group at Innsbruck.

09/15 Expansion of the lab space and installation of additional fume hoods.

August 2017 

08/29 Aylin Hirschvogel joins the lab for her Master thesis. Welcome to the group Aylin!

08/27 Meet Tommy at the Villars Summer School 2017.

08/10 The brand-new Rayonet system arrived and completed our photochemistry set-up!
Rayonet 

July 2017 

07/26 The lab is moving to the University of Innsbruck.
LMU goodbye

07/20 Magauer/Trauner Farewell BBQ

June 2017 

20/06 Inspection of our future labs at the University of Innsbruck. Looking forward to our visit.

16/06 Congrats to Tatjana, Tesi and Christa for the acceptance of their manuscript in JOC. You can read about their efforts to access Jerantinine E here: JOC Article

MAY 2017 

09/05 The new group page is currently under construction and will be available at www.uibk.ac.at/organic/magauer.

01/05 Franz is joining the group for his PhD thesis. Welcome Franz!

APRIL 2017

22/04 Congrats to Alex, Ben, Johannes and Raphael for finishing the Andechs Trail Run. Great job!!Participants of the Andechs trail run 2017

12/04 Tommy has accepted an offer from the University of Innsbruck as Full Professor of Chemistry. Looking forward to our move in August!
Collage of Innsbruck

12/04 The Spartan–Odyssey workshop with Dr. Peter Trojanowski takes place. Special thanks to Tatjana for the organisation.

MARCH 2017

01/03 Matthias has joined the lab for the second part of his PhD thesis. Welcome to the group Matthias!

01/03 Alex is rejoining the group for his PhD thesis. Welcome back Alex!

FEBRUARY 2017

23/02 Tommy wins the 2017 DECHEMA Early-Career Researcher Prize for Natural Product Research. Thanks to everyone!

15/02 Sofia is rejoining the group for her PhD thesis. Welcome back Sofia!

09/02 Thanks to Kevin for taking care of the HPLC-MS installation. Well done!HPLC-MS

02/02 Ivica joins the lab for his PhD thesis. Welcome to the group!

01/02 Official start of the ERC project "HALODRUGSYN".

 


JANUARY 2017

01/01 Happy New Year everyone!

01/01 The group-owned Shimadzu HPLC will be equipped with a MS detector. Installation begins today

December 2016

19/12 Klaus has successfully defended his PhD thesis! Congratulations Dr. Speck!
Klaus Speck and Thomas Magauer

03/12 Tommy was awarded the Arnold Sommerfeld-Prize 2016 of the Bavarian Academy of Sciences at the Münchner Residenz, Herkulessaal. (Laudatio)
Tommy was awarded the Arnold Sommerfeld-Prize 2016
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02/12 Cedric will receive the Klaus-Grohe Prize 2017 of the GDCh in Bern. Congrats and Happy Awarding!

01/12 The anual Trauner-Magauer Joint Christmas Party takes place!
Group picture

01/12 The group receives Funding from the Dr. Otto-Röhm Gedächtnisstiftung

November 2016

29/11 Congrats to Cedric on the acceptance of his Perspective article "Bioinspired Total Syntheses of Terpenoids" in Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry!

17/11 Congrats to Klaus on the acceptance of his manuscript "Evolution of a Polyene Cyclization Cascade for the Total Synthesis of (–)-Cyclosmenospongine" in Chemistry - A European Journal!

16/11 Cedric is leaving the lab to start a new adventure at Berkeley (Sarpong Group). Have fun and enjoy your time in beautiful California. The group will miss you!
Group picture

14/11 Kevin joins the lab for his PhD thesis. Welcome to the group Kevin!

October 2016

27/10 Congrats to Cedric and Klaus for beeing awarded a Römer PhD Prize 2016! The award ceremony will take place on December 2, 2016.

12/10 Cedric has successfully defended his PhD thesis! Congratulations Dr. Hugelshofer!
Cedric and Thomas

06/10 Tommy receives the Dozentenpreis of the Chemical Industry Fund (FCI) in Hannover. [Dozentenpreis 2016]

September 2016

24/09 Ben Marsh from the University of Nottingham (Adviser: Prof. Chris Hayes) joins the lab as a Postdoctoral Fellow. Welcome to the group!

14/09 Congrats to Klaus and Raphael on the acceptance of their manuscript "Convergent Assembly of the Tetracyclic Meroterpenoid (-)-Cyclosmenospongine via a Non-Biomimetic Polyene Cyclization" in Angewandte Chemie! Great Job!

13/09 Magauer group hike at Rofan, Austria. Have fun and enjoy!
Panorama BärenkopfGroup picture

07/09 Group Dinner takes place at Monsoon-Glockenbach. Enjoy!


06/09 Tommy receives the ORCHEM Young Investigator Award of the Liebig Association. Congrats to Dirk Trauner for being awarded the Emil Fischer Medal!
Dirk Trauner and Tommy

01/09 Thanks to Sandoz, Austria for supporting the group with lab equipment!

August 2016

13/08 The group will receive an ERC starting grant! Great job Magaueritas and Magauerinos!

02/08 Ruben Andringa from the University of Groningen (Prof. Adriaan Minaard) joins the lab for an internship. Welcome to the group!

July 2016

26/07 Congrats to Cedric on the acceptance of his manuscript "A Divergent Approach to the Marine Diterpenoids (+)-Dictyoxetane and (+)-Dolabellane V" in Chemistry - A European Journal!

22/07 The Magauer-Trauner joint BBQ takes place. We also had a chance to update our group photo!
Group Picture

19/07 Alexander Rode joins the lab for his Master thesis. Welcome to the group Alex!

02–03.07 Great program at the URCUP Conference!
Group Picture

June 2016

15/06 Congrats to Teresa and Adriana on the acceptance of their manuscript "Rapid Access to Orthogonally Functionalized Naphthalenes: Application to the Total Synthesis of the Anticancer Agent Chartarin" in Angewandte Chemie!

May 2016

13/05 Simon Schnell joins the lab for his Master thesis. Welcome to the group!

09/05 Congrats to Cedric on the acceptance of the Communication "A Bioinspired Cyclization Sequence Enables the Asymmetric Total Synthesis of Dictyoxetane" in JACS!

01/01 Thanks to the group for their creativity.
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April 2016

16/04 Congrats to Klaus and Johannes for completing the Andechs Trail-Expert Run! Thumbs up!
Klaus, Johannes and Tommy

05/04 Meet Tommy at Bayer Berlin.

04/04 Sofia Torres Venegas from the University of Vienna (Prof. Nuno Maulide) joins the lab for her Master thesis. Welcome to the group!

March 2016

21/03 Tommy receives the ADUC-Prize at the CDT Heidelberg.
Tommy
Copyright: Tobias Schwerdt

07/03 Franz-Lucas from the FU Berlin joins the lab for his Master thesis. Welcome to the group!

01/03 Congrats to Raphael und Klaus for the acceptance of their manuscript "Gold(I)-Catalyzed Enyne Cyclizations: Studies Towards the Total Synthesis of (+)-Aureol" in Synthesis. The results of this work will appear soon in the "Cyclization Tactics and Strategies" themed issue.

February 2016

24/02 Great people and science at the 28th Irseer Natural Product Conference!
Pictures of the Irseer Natural Product Conference

18/02 The annual Trauner-Magauer Ski Trip takes place in Saalfelden, Austria. Happy Skiing!

01/02 Prof. Mario Waser ist visiting the Department of Chemistry. Meet him at the OC Colloquium at 11.15 am.

January 2016

21/01 Just received our brand-new Anton Paar polarimeter. Happy polarizing!

21/01 Congrats to Adriana for the acceptance of her manuscript "Trihaloethenes as Versatile Building Blocks for Organic Synthesis" in Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry. This review will appear soon in the "New Talent" themed issue.

01/01 Happy New Year!

 


December 2015

15/12 Meet Tommy at the Pacifichem 2015 in Hawai!

11/12 The anual Trauner-Magauer Joint Christmas Party takes place!

01/12  Congrats to Tatjana and Lara for the acceptance of their Review "Synthesis of Xenia diterpenoids and related metabolites isolated from marine organisms" in Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry. This review will appear in the  Thematic Series “Natural Products in Synthesis and Biosynthesis II”.

November 2015

23/11 Christa is back in the lab for another month before starting her PhD in Konstanz!

05/11 New DAICEL Chiralpak columns for our HPLC!

October 2015

28/10 The Tokyo-LMU-Symposium is taking place at the IZB. (Lecture Program)

12/10 Prof. Jun Takaya from TTITECH is visiting for the first talk of the Merck-Banyu Lecture Series!Huisgen Takaya and Tommy

05/10  HTI Conference at Schloss Beuggen

September 2015

27/09 The Beilstein Symposium takes places in Prien (Lecture Program)Participants of the Beilstein Symposium 

16/09 AK Magauer Group Hike - Mieminger Kette/Zugspitze

01/09 Visit at Bayer Pharma AG, Wuppertal. 

01/09 Lara joins the lab for her PhD thesis. Welcome back to the group!

August 2015

18/08 Thanks to Prof. Xiaoguang Lei, Prof. Guangxin Liang, Prof. Yunfei Du, Prof. Dawei Ma and Prof. Hanfeng Ding for organizing a fantastic lecture tour!
Jinan Superman

10/08 Our paper "Ring Opening of Bicyclic[3.1.0]hexan-2-ones" in Angewandte Chemie is Online.

01/08 – 21/08 Lecture tour @ Peking University, Nankai, SIOC Chinese Acadamey of Science and Zhejiang University Hangzhou

July 2015

20/07 Congrats to Johannes and Adriana on the acceptance of their Communication "Ring Opening of Bicyclic[3.1.0]hexan-2-ones: A Versatile Synthetic Platform for the Construction of Substituted Benzoates" in Angewandte Chemie.

13/07 Prof. Ronald Micura (Universität Innsbruck) visits the Department of Chemistry!

06/07 Prof. JE Bäckvall (Stockholm) visits the LMU!

01/07 The final funding period of the SFB 749 starts.

June 2015

22/06 Prof. David Milstein (Weizman Institute) is visiting!

Mai 2015

11/04 Christa joins the lab for her Master thesis. Welcome!

April 2015

26/04 The legendary Bürgenstock Conference celebrates its 50th birthday! A week of scientific excellence.

01/04 No April Fool's: Congrats to Klaus on the acceptance of his manuscript "Sequential O–H/C–H Bond Insertion of Phenols initiated by the Gold(I)-Catalyzed Cyclization of 1-Bromo-1,5-Enynes" in Organic Letters. The paper is online!

March 2015

16/03 Congrats to Cedric on the acceptance of the Communication "Total Synthesis of the Leucosceptroid Family of Natural Products" in JACS. This paper just appeared online!

05–06/03  Evaluation of the SFB 749 "Dynamik und Intermediate molekularer Transformationen"

02–04/03 CDT 2015 is taking place in Regensburg. Link to GDCh CDT 2015

February 2015

08-11/02 The annual Trauner-Magauer Ski Trip takes place in Saalfelden, Austria.

05/02 Tommy receives a JSP Fellowship for the Bürgenstock Conference 2015 in Brunnen, CH.

04/02 Congrats to Tatjana on the appearance of her manuscript in J. Org. Chem.!

January 2015

21/01 Audrey from the Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris joins the lab for an internship. Welcome to the group!

16/01 The Beilstein Video is online! Congrats to Cedric, Klaus and Adriana!

07/01 Lara joins the lab for her Master thesis. Welcome!

06/07 Congrats to Tesi for the acceptance of her Digest Article "Carbon-Fluorine Bond Activation for the Synthesis of Functionalized Molecules"

01/01 Rapahel joins the lab for his PhD thesis. Welcome back to the group!

 


December 2014

11/12 Beilstein TV visits the Magauer Lab.

09/12 Congrats to Cedric on the acceptance of his SYNPACTS manuscript "Strategies for the Synthesis of Antifeedant Leucosceptroid Natural Products"

08/12 Prof. Matthew Gaunt (University of Cambridge, UK) is visiting and the anual Trauner-Magauer Joint Christmas Party takes place.

03/12 Congrats to Cedric on the acceptance of his collaborative manuscript. This paper just appeared in Organic Letters!

November 2014

07/11 Raphael has submitted his Master thesis and will join the group for his PhD studies in 2015. Looking forward!

October 2014

24/10  Tatjana is awarded the Römer-Preis 2014 for her Master thesis. Congrats!

16/10 Cedric joins the Li Group in Kunming, China for his research stay. Good luck!

01/10 AK Magauer - AK Trauner Oktoberfest visit @ Augustiner Festzelt

September 2014

17/09 Group Outing to Sonnjoch (2457 m), Karwendel, Austria. See Photos!

04/09 Cedric's paper in Angewandte Chemie is online. Congrats!

August 2014

11/08 Michael joins the lab for his Master thesis. Welcome to the group!

07/08 Congrats to Cedric on the acceptance of his manuscript on the synthesis of antifeedant leucosceptroid natural products in Angewandte Chemie!

04/08 Nicole joins the lab for her Bachelor thesis. Welcome to the group!

01/08 The group is steadily growing and we just got additional research labs on the 1st floor!

July 2014

20–21/07 The URCUP conference is takin place in Wildbad Kreuth. Great location. Great conference!

01/07 Tatjana joins the lab for her PhD thesis. Welcome back to the group!

01/07 Johannes joins the lab for his PhD thesis. Welcome back to the group!

June 2014

29/06 Congratulations to Klaus and Cedric on having finished the "Stadtlauf Munich, 21.0975 km " in spite of pouring rain!

May 2014

20/05 Tatjana and Johannes "Master thesis BBQ".

19/05 Tatjana and Johannes have submitted their Master theses. Congratulations!

05/05 Raphael joins the lab for his Master thesis. Welcome to the group!

April 2014

26/04 Our paper "A Transition-Metal-Free Synthesis of Fluorinated Naphthols" is online.

07/04 Summer term starts.

March 2014

04/03 Congrats to Jeffrey and Tesi on the acceptance of their manuscript on C–F bond activation in Chemistry - A European Journal!

04/03 Adriana is back and joins the lab for her PhD thesis. Welcome back home!

February 2014

21/02 Evaluation of the SFB TCRC 152 "TRiPs to Homeostasis"

06/02 "High-Pressure Transformations in Natural Product Synthesis" was accepted in Synthesis. Congrats Cedric!

30/01–02/02 AK Trauner/Magauer Joint Ski Trip "Newcomers in Total Synthesis", Saalfelden, Salzburg

January 2014

07/01 Michael joins the lab for his F-Praktikum. Welcome!

01/01 Happy New Year!

 


December 2013

12/18 AK Magauer "Christmas-Schnitzel-Party"

12/13 Klaus is awarded the Römer-Preis 2013 for his Master thesis. Congrats!

12/09 AK Trauner-AK Magauer joint Christmas Party

12/09 Lab Cleaning

12/01 Teresa is back and joins the lab for her PhD thesis. Welcome!

November 2013

11/18 Prof. Mulzer visits the LMU for his talk "Last reflections on total synthesis"

11/11 Tatjana joins the lab for her Master thesis. Welcome to the group!

11/11 Johannes joins the lab for his Master thesis. Welcome to the group!

October 2013

The BJOC paper "The chemistry of isoindole natural products" appeared online. Congrats Klaus!

Our new Shimadzu HPLC-System was delivered and installed! 

September 2013

Cedric is awarded the Kekulé Mobility Fellowship. Congrats!

CIPSM Oktoberfest at LMU Munich (19–20.9.2013), Enjoy the lectures of Fu, Buchwald, Knochel, Toste, Wender,....!

August 2013

Emmy Noether fellowship awarded by the DFG

Jeffrey is back and joins the lab for his Master thesis. Welcome!

July 2013

Klaus is back and joins the lab for his PhD thesis. Welcome!

June 2013

Cedric joins the lab for his PhD thesis. Welcome!

May 2013

Adriana joins the lab for her Master thesis. Welcome!

March 2013

Daniel joins the lab for his Master thesis. Welcome!

February 2013

Teresa joins the lab for her Master thesis. Welcome!

Renovation of Lab F1.053 finally starts. Yippie Yippie Yeah!

 


December 2012

AK Trauner-AK Magauer joint Christmas Party

Andreas joins the lab for his Master thesis. Welcome!

Tommy wins the "Thieme Chemistry Journal Award 2013"

November 2012

Klaus joins the group for his Master thesis. Welcome!

Jeffrey joins the group for his F-Praktikum. Welcome!

September 2012

Simone joins the group for her Master thesis. Welcome!

August 2012

Jutta joins the group for her Bachelor thesis. Welcome!

June 2012

The lab is launched