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Faculty of Chemistry, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, Poland

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18.10.2021
Our new paper in Journal of Organometallic Chemistry!


A Review of The R3Si-NH-SiR3-Type Disilazanes: From Synthesis to Applications Read More




11.10.2021
Our new paper in Chemistry-A European Journal!


Cobalt-Catalyzed Dehydrogenative C-H Silylation of Alkynylsilanes Read More




11.03.2021
Our new paper in Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry!


Catalytic and Non-Catalytic Hydroboration of Carbonyls: The Quantum-Chemical Studies Read More




10.09.2020
Our new paper in Inorganic Chemistry Frontiers!


Silylation of Silanols with Hydrosilanes via Main-Group Catalysis: The Synthesis of Unsymmetrical Siloxanes and Hydrosiloxanes Read More




03.08.2020
Our new paper in Green Chemistry!


Hydrosilylation and hydroboration in a sustainable manner: from Earth-abundant catalysts to catalyst-free solutions Read More




28.05.2020
Our new paper in European Journal of Organic Chemistry!


Silylation of Alcohols, Phenols, and Silanols with Alkynylsilanes - an Efficient Route to Silyl Ethers and Unsymmetrical Siloxanes Read More




22.05.2020
Our new paper in Inorganic Chemistry!


B(C6F5)3-catalyzed dehydrocoupling of POSS silanols with hydrosilanes - a metal-free strategy for effecting functionalization of silsesquioxanes Read More




18.05.2020
Results of 18th edition of PRELUDIUM Grant


PhD Student Hanna Stachowiak has become a recipient of 18th edition Preludium Grant of National Science Centre (Poland) Read More

Congratulations Hanna ;)




12.05.2020
M.Sc. Joanna Kaźmierczak was awarded a scholarship START 2020 from Foundation for Polish Science


Congratulations Joanna!




02.01.2020
Our new paper in European Journal of Organic Chemistry!


Potassium Fluoride-Catalyzed Hydroboration of Aldehydes and Ketones: Facile Reduction to Primary and Secondary Alcohols Read More




23.12.2019
Bekker's Fellowship


AMU Prof. Dr. Grzegorz Hreczycho and Dr. Krzysztof Kuciński received a prestigious Bekker's fellowship from the Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange (2nd Edition)

Congratulations!

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20.12.2019
Scholarship from Ministry of Science and Higher Education


Mr. Dariusz Lewandowski was awarded a scholarship from the Minister of Science and Higher Education for best young students (2019)

Congratulations Darek!

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18.11.2019
Awards from Ministry of Science and Higher Education


Dr. Krzysztof Kucinski was awarded a scholarship from the Minister of Science and Higher Education for best young scientists in Poland (2019)

Congratulations Chris!

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16.08.2019
Our new paper in Journal of Catalysis


Highly Effective Functionalization of Silsesquioxanes Mediated by Inexpensive Earth-Abundant Metal Catalyst - Potassium tert-Butoxide Read More




24.04.2019
Awards from Poznan City Hall


MSc Thesis of PhD Student Hanna Stachowiak, as well as PhD thesis of Dr. Krzysztof Kuciński have received a honorable mention at the ceremonial gala organized by Poznan City Hall Read More




05.04.2019
Our new paper in Dalton Transactions


Copper(II) Triflate-Mediated Synthesis of Functionalized Silsesquioxanes via Dehydrogenative Coupling of POSS Silanols with Hydrosilanes Read More




25.03.2019
Our new paper in Journal of Catalysis


High catalytic activity and selectivity in hydrosilylation of new Pt(II) metallosupramolecular complexes based on ambidentate ligands Read More




16.03.2019
Our new paper in Green Chemistry


Lithium Triethylborohydride as Catalyst for Solvent-Free Hydroboration of Aldehydes and Ketones Read More




15.03.2019
Our new paper in Inorganica Chimica Acta


O-Metalation of Silanols and POSS Silanols Over Amberlyst-15 Catalyst: a Facile Route To Unsymmetrical Siloxanes, Borasiloxanes and Germasiloxanes Read More




18.02.2019
Results of 8th edition of SONATA BIS Grant


AMU Prof. dr. hab. Grzegorz Hreczycho has become a recipient of 8th edition of prestigious SONATA BIS Grant from National Science Centre (Poland) Read More




29.12.2018
Our new paper in Inorganic Chemistry


Ru-Catalyzed Dehydrogenative Silylation of POSS-Silanols with Hydrosilanes - Its Introduction To One-Pot Synthesis Read More




19.12.2018
M.Sc. Joanna Kaźmierczak was awarded a scholarship from the Minister of Science and Higher Education for best Ph.D. students


Congratulations Joanna ;)




11.12.2018
Our new paper in ChemSusChem


A Highly Effective Route to Si-O-Si Moieties through O-Silylation of Silanols and Polyhedral Oligomeric Silsesquioxane Silanols with Disilazanes Read More




21.10.2018
Our new paper in Current Organic Chemistry


The Synthesis of Novel Bifunctional Silanes Containing Ester Groups Read More




30.08.2018
Our new paper in Journal of Catalysis


Nafion as effective and selective heterogeneous catalytic system in O-metalation of silanols and POSS silanols Read More




29.06.2018
PhD Defence


Congratulations to Krzysztof Kuciński who has become a PhD! Read More




15.05.2018
Results of 14th edition of PRELUDIUM Grant


PhD Student Joanna Kaźmierczak has become a recipient of 14th edition Preludium Grant of National Science Centre (Poland) Read More

Congratulations Joanna ;)




09.05.2018
M.Sc. Krzysztof Kuciński was awarded a scholarship START 2018 from Foundation for Polish Science


Congratulations Chris ;)




08.05.2018
Our new paper in ACS Omega


Silica Surface Modification and its Application in Permanent Link with Nucleic Acids Read More




12.03.2018
Our new paper in Organic Process Research and Development


An efficient, mild and chemoselective synthesis of various thioesters via a HOTf-catalyzed S-acetylation of aromatic and aliphatic thiols using isopropenyl acetate as a cheap and convenient acylating agent. Read More




01.03.2018
Our new paper in Green Chemistry


A simple catalyst-free and solvent-free method for the hydroboration of various aldehydes bearing a wide array of electron-withdrawing and electron-donating groups was developed. Read More




09.01.2018
Our new paper in Chemistry - A European Journal


In this report, two novel and independent strategies for the direct attachment of boron functionalities to silsesquioxanes are presented. Read More




14.12.2017
M.Sc. Krzysztof Kuciński was awarded a scholarship from the Minister of Science and Higher Education for best Ph.D. students


Congratulations Chris ;)




03.11.2017
Oral Presentation on the Seminar


PhD Student Joanna Kaźmierczak presented the progress of her research on the Faculty Seminar. This was a really good talk, congrats Joanna!




30.10.2017
Results of the AMU Foundation Scholarship Programme


PhD Student Krzysztof Kuciński has become a laureate of the Adam Mickiewicz University Foundation Scholarship for young researchers. Congratulations Chris ;)




15.09.2017
Our new paper in ChemSusChem


This green protocol, which uses easily accessible reagents, allows for the obtaining of borasiloxanes under air atmosphere and solvent-free conditions. Read More




15.09.2017
Our new paper in Organometallics


Herein, we report the first catalytic approach to the synthesis of completely and partially condensed germanium-functionalized silsesquioxanes as well as germasilsesquioxanes, mediated by scandium(III) triflate. Read More




22.08.2017
Our new paper in Eur. J. Org. Chem.


In the protocol proposed, an efficient and highly chemoselective S-benzylation of a wide range of aromatic and aliphatic thiols has been accomplished in the presence of catalytic amounts (0.1-0.2 mol%) of indium(III) triflate. Read More




07.08.2017
Our new paper in Inorganic Chemistry


The first example of a metal-catalyzed method for the corner-capping reaction has been reported. Our methodology provides an access for the synthesis and functionalization of various polyhedral oligomeric silsesquioxanes (POSS). Read More




26.07.2017
Results of 5th edition of ETIUDA Grant


PhD Student Krzysztof Kuciński has become a recipient of 5th edition Etiuda Grant of National Science Centre (Poland) Read More