Chem. Sci., 2011, 2, 2094–2100

Chem. Commun., 2012, 48, 12050–12052

J. Mat. Chem., 2010, 20, 197-400

Research at the laboratory

Photoreactor, AK Lambert & AK Würthner

Small 2008, 4, No. 12, 2158–2161


News and dates

A clean, climate-friendly energy source that is virtually inexhaustible: This is the promise artificial photosynthesis holds. Chemists from the University of Würzburg have now got one step closer to reaching this goal. The scientists present their...

Frank Würthner has been elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (FRSC), an honour that is given to a very small number of non-British RSC members.

25.04.16 PhD Defence

On April 22, 2016 Christina Rest successfully defended her PhD thesis on "Self-assembly of amphiphilic oligo(phenylene ethynylene)-based (bi)pyridine ligands and their Pt(II) and Pd(II) complexes". We congratulate Christina and wish her...

In autumn 2015 the Research Training School on molecular biradicals took up its work at the University of Würzburg. Currently the cooperation between chemists and physicists led to a first result: a publication on a new molecule, which is of...

08.03.16 PhD Defence

On March 8, 2016 Alhama Arjona Esteban successfully defended her PhD thesis on "Merocyanine Dyes as Organic Semiconductors for Vacuum-processed Solar Cell and Transistor Devices". We congratulate Alhama and wish her all the best for her...

14.12.15 PhD Defence

On December 11, 2015 Stefanie Rehm successfully defended her PhD thesis on "Spermine-functionalized Perylene Bisimide Dyes: Synthesis and Self-assembly in Water". We congratulate Stefanie and wish her all the best for her future career at...