ITbM Center Director Kenichiro Itami wins the Swiss Chemical Society Lectureship Award
Professor Kenichiro Itami has been awarded the Swiss Chemical Society Lectureship 2015. The Swiss Chemical Society Lectureship is awarded to world-class distinguished scientists and it is organized under the patronage of the Swiss Chemical Society. Over a week, the lecturer gives five presentations and discusses with colleagues at three to five different Swiss research institutions.
Prof. Itami's Research field: The main emphasis of the research is on the development of new synthetic methods, strategies, and concepts to solve challenging synthetic problems for realizing ideal chemical synthesis and for generating as-yet unexplored molecules of significant interest.
Lecture Title: C-H Activation Catalysis for Carbon Materials and Plant/Animal Biology
Professor Kenichiro Itami: http://www.itbm.nagoya-u.ac.jp/en/members/k-itami/