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Monatshefte für Chemie - Chemical Monthly

Monatshefte für Chemie - Chemical Monthly

An International Journal of Chemistry

Editor-in-Chief: Peter Gärtner

ISSN: 0026-9247 (print version)
ISSN: 1434-4475 (electronic version)

Journal no. 706

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Fellowship and Prizes 2016

New: Monatshefte für Chemie - Best Paper Awards, started in 2016! 

We are delighted to announce the best paper awards 2018 which will be given for papers accepted for publication in 2017 in Monatshefte für Chemie – Chemical Monthly. The award was established in 2016 and first awarded in 2016 for papers accepted for publication in the year 2015.
Prizes are awarded for the four best original papers by young scientists (main contributor to the paper named by corresponding author under 35) and the best review article (no age limit) and will honor an author´s outstanding scientific contribution published in Monatshefte für Chemie – Chemical Monthly.
Every member of the editorial board may nominate up to three original papers and one review article per year. Selection of the five award winners will be made at the beginning of each year (considering papers from the previous year) by a committee with members from the board of Monatshefte für Chemie - Chemical Monthly, ÖAW, GÖCH and Springer and announced by the end of February. The winners receive € 2500 each and a certificate during the bi-annual meeting of GÖCH or an award ceremony at ÖAW.
Check out the below 2016 award winning papers and submit your own article to be nominated as the next awardee!
Our sincere congratulations to all fellowship and award winners!

Chemical Monthly Fellowship 2016

The Chemical Monthly Fellowship is financed by Springer Verlag, the Austrian Academy of Sciences (ÖAW) and the Gesellschaft Österreichischer Chemiker (GÖCH) from revenues of the journal Monatshefte für Chemie – Chemical Monthly. Grant holders are given the chance to research abroad for three months.
This year’s recipient: Clemens Rauer, PhD, “A quantum study on nucleobase dimerization leading to DNA photodamage: A singlet or triplet reaction path?”, University of Vienna, Institute of Technical Chemistry.

ÖAW Karl Schlögl Award 2016

This prize, financed by Monatshefte für Chemie/Chemical Monthly, is awarded for an already published or accepted research work.
This year’s prize winner: Gerhard Sohr, Dr.rer.nat., for his dissertation entitled “Borates of Mono- and Divalent Cations Synthesized under Extreme Conditions”, Universität Innsbruck.

GÖCH Award 2016

This prize, financed by Monatshefte für Chemie/Chemical Monthly, is awarded for an already published or accepted research work.
This year’s prize winner: Mélanie Hall, Dr.rer.nat, for her co-authoring contribution to “Biocatalytic Characterization of Human FMO5: Unearthing Baeyer-Villiger Reactions in Humans”, University of Graz.

Best Paper Award 2016

This prize, financed by Monatshefte für Chemie/Chemical Monthly, is awarded by vote of the journal’s editors for young scientists whose papers were published in the journal.
This year’s winning scientists and their work:
Melanie Trobe, Dr.techn. BSc MSc, Institute of Organic Chemistry, Graz, University of Technology, Graz, Austria, for “Improved and scalable synthesis of building blocks for the modular synthesis of teraryl-based alpha-helix mimetics” by Melanie Trobe, Rolf Breinbauer.
Michael Waitzinger, Dipl.Chem., Materials Chemistry, Paris Lodron University Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria, for “Self-supporting hierarchically organized silicon networks via magnesiothermic reduction” by Michael Waitzinger, Michael S. Elsaesser, Raphael J. F. Berger, Johanna Akbarzadeh, Herwig Peterlik, Nicola Hüsing.
Margit Winkler, Dipl.Ing. Dr.techn., Institute of Molecular Biotechnology, Graz University of Technology, Graz, Austria, for “Trametes versicolor carboxylate reductase uncovered” by Margit Winkler, Christoph K. Winkler.
Dennis Svatunek, Dipl.Ing. and Christoph Denk, Dipl.Ing Dr.techn., Institute of Applied Synthetic Chemistry, TU Wien, Vienna, Austria, for “Efficient low-cost preparation of trans-cyclooctenes using a simplified flow setup for photoisomerization” by Dennis Svatunek, Christoph Denk, Veronika Rosecker, Barbara Sohr, Christian Hametner, Günter Allmaier, Johannes Fröhlich, Hannes Mikula.
Manuel Hollauf, MSc, and Astrid-Caroline Knall, Dipl.Ing Dr.techn., Institute for Chemistry and Technology of Materials (ICTM), NAWI Graz, Graz University of Technology, Graz, Austria, for “Dye-functionalized polymers via ring opening metathesis polymerization: Principal routes and applications” by Manuel Hollauf, Gregor Trimmel, Astrid-Caroline Knall.
Michael Meret, PhD, Max Planck Institute of Molecular Plant Physiology, Potsdam, Germany, for “Ruthenium-arene catalysts bearing N-heterocyclic carbene ligands for olefin cyclopropanation and metathesis” by Michael Meret, Anna M. Maj, Albert Demonceau, Lionel Delaude.


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