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Prof. Dr. David MacMillan and Dr. Nina Henriette Uhlenhaut - Award Ceremony 2015

Prof. Dr. David MacMillan and Dr. Nina Henriette Uhlenhaut - Award Ceremony 2015
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Dr. Nina Henriette Uhlenhaut and Prof. Dr. Jörg Hacker - Award Ceremony 2015

Dr. Nina Henriette Uhlenhaut and Prof. Dr. Jörg Hacker - Award Ceremony 2015
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Prof. Dr. Peter H. Seeberger, Prof. Dr. Jörg Hacker, Prof. David MacMillan and Prof. Stephan Kaufmann - Award Ceremony 2015

Prof. Dr. Peter H. Seeberger, Prof. Dr. Jörg Hacker, Prof. David MacMillan and Prof. Stephan Kaufmann - Award Ceremony 2015
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Ernst Schering Prize 2015 und Friedmund Neumann Prize 2015

award ceremony for David W.C. MacMillan and Nina Henriette Uhlenhaut

Ernst Schering Prize 2015 und Friedmund Neumann Prize 2015

award ceremony for David W.C. MacMillan and Nina Henriette Uhlenhaut

For his pioneering contributions in the area of organocatalysis and organo-cascade catalysis Prof. Dr. David MacMillan is awarded with the Ernst Schering Prize 2015. The 50,000-euro prize is one of the most prestigious German science awards. For her outstanding research on the molecular genetic mechanisms of endocrinological and metabolic diseases Dr. Nina Henriette Uhlenhaut is awarded with the Friedmund Neumann Prize 2015. The Ernst Schering Stiftung awards the 10,000-euro prize to young scientists who have done outstanding basic research in human biology, organic chemistry or human medicine and who have already developed a distinctive scientific profile since completing their dissertation.

The Prize will be presented to the awardees by Prof. Dr. Jörg Hacker, at an official ceremony which will take place on September 28th at Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities in Berlin. On the occasion of the award ceremony, both awardees will present their research.

Prof. Dr. Peter H. Seeberger will give the presentation speech at the award ceremony to Prof. Dr. David MacMillan. Dr. Nina Henriette Uhlenhaut was nominated for the Friedmund Neumann Prize 2015 by Prof. Dr. Norbert Hübner. He will give the presentation speech to Nina Henriette Uhlenhaut.

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Prof. Dr. Peter H. Seeberger, Prof. Dr. Jörg Hacker, Prof. David MacMillan and Prof. Stephan Kaufmann - Award Ceremony 2015
Prof. Dr. David MacMillan - Ernst Schering Award Ceremony 2015
Prof. Dr. David MacMillan - Ernst Schering Award Ceremony 2015
Dr. Nina Henriette Uhlenhaut and Prof. Dr. Jörg Hacker - Award Ceremony 2015

Award Ceremony

Award Ceremony Ernst Schering Prize 2015 & Friedmund Neumann Prize 2015

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Laudatio 

“MacMillan's fundamental systematic approach and his brilliant conceptualization have had a major impact on launching organocatalysis as a rapidly growing and highly innovative field of research for organic chemistry,”

Prof. Dr. Stefan H.E. Kaufmann, Vorsitzender des Stiftungsrats der Schering Stiftung

Nina Henriette Uhlenhaut 

Ernst Schering Prize 2015 

Prize winner

Dr. Nina Henriette Uhlenhaus is awarded for her outstanding research on the molecular genetic mechanisms of endocrinological and metabolic diseases.

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Prize winner

Prof. MacMillan, Chair of the Department of Chemistry at Princeton University, USA, is awarded the Ernst Schering Prize 2015 for his research on organocatalysis and organo-cascade catalysis.

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