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Most popular articles in 2022 for Journal of Materials Chemistry C

“TADF: Enabling luminescent copper(i) coordination compounds for light-emitting electrochemical cells”, was one of the most popular articles published in Journal of Materials Chemistry C in 2022.
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Publication in the journal Nano Today

“Hard” and “soft” nanoobjects asymmetrically tied together by DNA
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Obituary Prof. Dr. Hans Jakob (Joggi) Wirz-von Planta

We remember our emeritus colleague and friend Prof. Dr. Hans Jakob (Joggi) Wirz-von Planta who passed away on December 29, 2022 in his 80th year. It is with great sadness that the University of Basel and the Department of Chemistry bid…
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Obituary Prof. Dr. Andreas Zuberbühler

We remember our friend and colleague Prof. Dr. Andreas Zuberbühler, who passed away on December 21, 2022. In 1978, Andreas Zuberbühler was appointed Professor of Inorganic Chemistry at the University of Basel. His main interest was the…
The largest of the new cavitands has an acridane[4]arene base and triptycene-quinoxaline walls and can bind a bulky C70 molecule. Alkyl groups on the base are not shown.

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Molecules of the year for 2022

Check out C&EN's Molecules of 2022. C&En's editors present the coolest and most unusual molecules of the past year. One of these molecules comes from the Tiefenbacher research group.
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Appointment to assistant professorship with tenure track

The University Council has appointed Prof. Dr. Murielle Delley as Assistant Professor of Inorganic Chemistry.
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SNFS Starting Grant for Prof. Murielle Delley

The Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) awards a highly endowed sponsorship prize to Prof. Murielle Delley from the Department of Chemistry.
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Stable membrane for therapeutic carriers

Cells can generate vesicles as a response to changes in their environment. Although such cell-derived vesicles have great potential for biomedical research, their membrane is fragile and they have tendency to cluster together. Researchers…
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George C. Pimentel Award 2022 for Prof. J.P. Maier

We congratulate Prof. J.P. Maier who received the George C. Pimentel Award 2022 for Advances in Matrix Isolation Spectroscopy. The award ceremony was held during the conference "Chemistry and Physics at Low Temperatures" which took place…
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Malte Oppermann appointed TTAP

Prof. Dr. Malte Oppermann is appointed Assistant Professor (with tenure track) of Physical Chemistry in the Department of Chemistry of the Faculty of Science. The position will start on 1 September, 2022