2018 Harrison-Meldola Memorial Prize Winner


Dr Daniele Leonori
Dr Daniele Leonori
The University of Manchester

 

Awarded for the development of broadly applicable photochemical C-N bond forming processes involving nitrogen-radicals.

 


About the Winner


Daniele was born and raised in Italy and studied Medicinal Chemistry at the Universita' degli Studi di Perugia. He completed his PhD in 2010 at the University of Sheffield under the supervision of Prof. Iain Coldham. After postdoctoral studies with Prof. Magnus Rueping (RWTH Aachen University) and with Prof. Peter H. Seeberger (Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces) he joined the group of Prof. Varinder K. Aggarwal FRS as Research Officer (University of Bristol). In 2014 he commenced his independent career as Lecturer in Organic Chemistry at the University of Manchester. He received an EPSRC Early Career Fellowship in 2016 and the ERC Starting Grant in 2017.


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