On November the 9th we’ll have a talk by Dr. Luís Alves from CQE, IST.

Luis Alves (1983) obtained his MSc in chemistry at IST-UTL, Portugal, in 2007 with the experimental work conducted at TUWien, Austria, under supervision of Prof. Karl Kirchner. The PhD in chemistry was obtained in 2012 at IST-UTL, Portugal, under supervision of Prof. Ana Martins. A short-stay in the group of Prof. Nuno Maulide at the Max-Planck Institut für Kohlenforschung, Germany, led to the PhD degree with European Honors. Currently, he is conducting post-doctoral research work at CQE-IST with focuses on the syntheses of biologically relevant azarings by intramolecular hydroamination catalysis. He is author or co-author of 1 book chapter, 18 papers in international scientific journals and 32 communications in national and international conferences.