Prof. Stefan Bräse

Associate Editor

Institute of Organic Chemistry
Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT)

Scientific career

2003 - present Full Professor of Organic Chemistry at the Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT), Germany
2001 - 2003 Professor of Organic Chemistry at the Universität Bonn, Germany
1997 - 2001 Habilitation at RWTH Aachen, Germany, under the supervision of Prof. D. Enders
1996 - 1997 Postdoctoral fellowship in the group of Prof. K. C. Nicolaou at the Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, USA (total synthesis of vancomycin)
1995 - 1996 Postdoctoral fellowship in the group of Prof. J.-E. Bäckvall at the University of Uppsala in Sweden
1995 Dissertation under the supervision of Prof. A. de Meijere at the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Germany
1992 Diploma in Chemistry at the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
1988 - 1992 Chemistry studies at the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, and the University College of North Wales, Bangor, United Kingdom


Research areas

The Bräse research group is interested in:

* asymmetric syntheses

* new methods for combinatorial chemistry: biologically active compounds and catalysis

* synthesis of natural products (on solid supports): e.g. Secalonic Acids, THC

* functionalized nanostructures

* drug delivery


Thematic issue

Prof. Bräse edited the thematic issue in the Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry:

Organic porous materials


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