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Editor-in-Chief: Guido Kemeling; Editorial Board Chairs: Matthias Beller, Gabriele Centi, Licheng Sun

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ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2014: 43/157 (Chemistry Multidisciplinary)

Online ISSN: 2192-6506

Associated Title(s): Angewandte Chemie International Edition, Chemistry - A European Journal

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July 15, 2015

ChemPlusChem Board Members in the News

ChemPlusChem Board Members in the News

We congratulate three ChemPlusChem board members for receiving recognition for their top-notch research.

Michal Hocek (Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic and Co-Chair of our Editorial Board) has been awarded a Praemium Academiae by the Czech Academy of Sciences, their highest honor for an individual scientist. We are proud to have him among our authors for his work on the electrochemical detection of DNA and the redox labeling of DNA.

Krzysztof Matyjaszewski (Carnegie Mellon University) has received the 2015 Dreyfus Prize in the Chemical Sciences for his work on atom transfer radical polymerization (ATRP), the most important advance in polymer synthesis in half a century. One of his recent publications describes an electrochemically mediated ATRP.

Nico Sommerdijk (Eindhoven University of Technology and Co-Chair of our Editorial Board) has been honored by the Royal Society of Chemistry with the Soft Matter and Biophysical Chemistry Award 2015. He described the biomimetic mineralization of calcium phosphate in our journal.


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