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Prof. Klankermayer

Jürgen Klankermayer klankermayer_2014
Mechanisms in Catalysis (MiC)
Institut für Technische und Makromolekulare Chemie (ITMC)
RWTH Aachen University
Worringerweg 1
52074 Aachen

Tel. +49-241 80 28137
E-mail: jklankermayer@itmc.rwth-aachen.de


Research Interests

  • Mechanisms in Catalysis
  • NMR Spectroscopy in Catalysis
  • Asymmetric Catalysis
  • Application of Ionic Liquids in Catalysis
  • Fuels and Chemicals from Biomass
  • Sustainable Industrial Chemistry


Selected Publications

  • F. M. A. Geilen, T. vom Stein, B. Engendahl, S. Winterle, M. Liauw, J. Klankermayer*, W. Leitner*
    Highly Selective Decarbonylation of 5-(Hydroxymethyl)furfural in the Presence of Compressed Carbon Dioxide.
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2011, 50, 6831. Link
  • Q. Gong, J. Klankermayer*, B. Blümich*
    Organometallic Complexes in Supported Ionic-Liquid Phase (SILP) catalysts: A PHIP NMR Spectroscopy Study.
    Chem. Eur. J. 2011, 17, 13789. Link
  • D. Chen, Y. Wang, J. Klankermayer*
    Enantioselective Hydrogenation with Chiral Frustrated Lewis Pairs.
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2010, 49, 9475. Link
  • F. M. A. Geilen, Barthel Engendahl, A. Harwardt, W. Marquardt, J. Klankermayer*, W. Leitner*
    Selective and flexible transformation of biomass-derived platform chemicals by a multifunctional catalytic system.
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2010, 49, 5510. Link
  • D. Chen, J. Klankermayer*
    Metal-free catalytic hydrogenation of imines with tris(perfluorophenyl)borane.
    Chem. Commun. 2008, 2130. Link


Curriculum vitae

since 2009 Juniorprofessor at the ITMC, RWTH Aachen University
2005 - 2009 Research Assistant at the ITMC, RWTH Aachen University
2003 - 2004 Postdoctoral research with Dr. John M. Brown, University of Oxford
2002 - 2003 Postdoctoral research with Prof. Dr. Francois Mathey and Dr. Duncan Carmichael, École Polytechnique, Paris
1998 - 2002 Ph. D. Thesis under supervision of Prof. Dr. Henri Brunner, University of Regensburg
1998 - 1999 Diploma Thesis under supervision of Prof. Dr. Henri Brunner, University of Regensburg
1993 - 1998 Study of Chemistry, University of Regensburg