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Award ceremony for the Prix Schläfli Chemistry 2019




ETH Hönggerberg, HCI J7
Vladimir-Prelog-Weg 1-5/10
8093 Zürich

Meeting place

ETH Zürich

The Swiss Academy of Sciences (SCNAT) has awarded the Prix Schläfli 2019 to the four most important insights gained by young researchers at Swiss universities. Murielle Delley has been awarded by the Prix Schläfli Chemistry 2019 for her findings, that deepened the understanding of how certain catalysts, such as those used in polyethylene production, work.

Murielle Delley: Prix Schläfli Chemie 2019
Image: Bernard Delley

Murielle Delley will receive the Prix Schläfli Chemistry 2019 from Catherine E. Housecroft, University of Basel (president of the jury) and present the awarded work "Local Structures and Heterogeneity of Silica-Supported M(III) Sites Evidenced by EPR, IR, NMR, and Luminescence Spectroscopies".

This conference is part of a tournee. Murielle Delley will also give her conference in the following institutions:

24.02.2020: University of Zürich
25.02.2020: ETH Zürich
26.02.2020: University of Fribourg
27.02.2020: University of Bern

Award ceremony - Prix Schläfli Chemistry 2019
Award ceremony - Prix Schläfli Chemistry 2019


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