Ceren Kütahya and Dennis Oprych came back from GDCh Studienreise. They were 2 of 15 fellows who were granted to participate at the ACS Meeting in Boston, 2018. Sponsor: GDCh. It was the first time that 2 PhD student received this grant from the same research group. This was also first granted to fellows of an University of Applied Sciences.
Our reseach has received attention in industrie: FEW dyes as sensitizers for a novel method of radical polymerization
Dr. Christian Schmitz received Niederrheinischer Dissertationspreis for his PhD thesis "Laser- und LED-initiierte NIR-Photopolymerisation mit thermischen und photonischen Prozessen für Beschichtungen"
Dennis Oprych received Senatspreis from Hochschule Niederrhein
Bernd Strehmel was elected as chair of the Fachgruppe Photochemie of the German Chemical Society