Georg-August-Universität Göttingen

Name Area Department Start Year Stop Year Advisor
Lutz Ackermanncatalysis, organic synthesis
Reinhart AhlrichsTheoretical Chemistry1968 Werner Bingel (grad student)
Manuel AlcarazoOrganometallics
Guanghui Anorganic chemistry Institut für Organische und Biomolekulare Chemie20072008 Lutz Friedjan Tietze (research scientist)
Stephen M. Babcockagricultural chemistry1879 Hans Julius Anton Edward Hübner (grad student)
Edward Bartow1895 Otto Wallach (grad student)
Hermann-Josef Becher1949 Josef Goubeau (grad student)
Richard BeckerShockwaves and detonation, plasticity of metals and theory of ferromagnetism and superconductivity, statistical physics
Jörg Behler
Friedrich Konrad Beilsteinaromatic compounds1858 Friedrich Wöhler (grad student)
Matthias BellerCatalysis19871989 Lutz Friedjan Tietze (grad student)
Carl BendaAnatomy and pathology Johannes Orth (post-doc)
Werner Bergmannorganic chemistry1930 Adolf Windaus (grad student)
Wilhelm Eugen Biltz19001903 Otto Wallach (post-doc)
Heinrich Biltzorganic chemistry1888 Viktor Meyer (grad student)
Werner BingelMolecular Spectroscopy
Rainer P.H. BischoffAnalytical Biochemistry1984 Larry W. McLaughlin (grad student)
Johann Friedrich Blumenbachcomparative anatomy1778 Christian Wilhelm Büttner (grad student), Christian Gottlob Heyne (research scientist)
Ferdinand Bohlmannnatural compounds1946 Hans Brockmann (grad student), Karl Dimroth (grad student)
Walther Borsche1898 Otto Wallach (grad student)
Stefan BräseOrganic Synthesis1995 Armin de Meijere (grad student)
Wilhelm BrenigTheoretical physics1955 Richard Becker (grad student)
Hans Brockmannvitamins, antibiotics
Robert Wilhelm Eberhard BunsenInorganic chemistry1830 Friedrich Stromeyer (grad student)
Adolf Friedrich Johann ButenandtOrganic chemistry, natural products chemistry1927 Adolf Windaus (grad student)
Christian Wilhelm BüttnerNatural history, comparative philology1755 Johann David Michaelis (research scientist)
George Chapman CaldwellAgricultural Chemistry1856 Friedrich Wöhler (grad student)
Ludwig Carius18501852 Friedrich Wöhler (research assistant)
Gianpiero Ceracatalysis
Charles Frederick Chandlerenvironmental health1856 Friedrich Wöhler (grad student)
Isaac Choi2017 Lutz Ackermann (grad student)
William Smith Clarkchemistry, botany, zoology1852 Friedrich Wöhler (grad student)
Adolf ClausHeterocyclic chemistry1862 Friedrich Wöhler (grad student)
Louis D'OrChemistry Arnold Eucken (research scientist), Gustav Heinrich Johann Apollon Tammann (research scientist)
Armin de MeijereOrganic chemistry1966 Wolfgang Lüttke (grad student)
Peter J. W. DebyePhysical chemistry, structural chemistry
Karl DimrothPhysiological chemistry1936 Adolf Windaus (grad student)
Friedrich Dolezalek1898 Walther Nernst (grad student)
Clarence Henry Eckles1905 Otto Rahn (grad student)
Manfred EigenPhysical chemistry, chemical kinetics1951 Arnold Eucken (grad student)
Volker Engel Reinhard Schinke (grad student)
Emil F.G.K. Erlenmeyer, Jr.1888 Emil R.A.C. Erlenmeyer, Sr. (grad student)
Johann Christian Polykarp Erxlebenphysics and veterinary medicine
Arnold Eucken
Sighart F. FischerTheoretical chemical physics19661967 Friedrich Hermann Hund (grad student), Gerhart Lüders (post-doc)
Wilhelm Rudolph FittigDiscovered the pinacol coupling reaction, mesitylene, diacetyl and biphenyl1860 Heinrich Franz Peter Limpricht (grad student), Friedrich Wöhler (post-doc)
Wilhelm FleischmannAgricultural science
Christopher S. Footesinglet oxygen1958 Günther Otto Schenck (research assistant)
Ernst Ulrich Franck Physical Chemistry1950 Arnold Eucken (grad student)
James Franck
Burchard FranckNatural products, bioorganic chemistry1952 Hans Brockmann (grad student)
Edwin Broun Fredthe symbiotic fixation of nitrogen by leguminous plants and Bacillus radicicola, now known as Rhizobia.1911 Alfred Koch (grad student)
Eugen Franz Freiherr von Gorup-Besánezorganic and physiological chemistry1846 Friedrich Wöhler (post-doc)
Bärbel Friedrichmicrobiology Biology1973 Hans Günter Schlegel (grad student)
Parthasarathy GandeepanOrganic Synthesis, Catalysis, C-H activation
William Edward Garnersolid state chemistry and catalysis19131914 Gustav Heinrich Johann Apollon Tammann (grad student)
Ludwig Gattermannaromatic hydrocarbons1886 Hans Julius Anton Edward Hübner (grad student), Viktor Meyer (post-doc)
Gerhard GattowInorganic Chemistry1956 Armin Schneider (grad student)
Johann Georg Anton Geuther18531855 Friedrich Wöhler (grad student)
Rajendra S. GhadwalMolecular inorganic chemistry, catalysis20112016 Herbert Walter Roesky (post-doc), Dietmar Stalke (post-doc)
Debashish Ghorai Chemistry2016 Lutz Ackermann (post-doc)
Oskar GlemserInorganic chemistry
Sebastian Gliemolfaction Ivan Manzini (grad student)
Johann Friedrich Gmelinchemistry, botany
Leopold Gmelin1812 Friedrich Stromeyer (grad student), Joseph Franz von Jacquin (grad student)
Peter Gölitz
Johann Friedrich August GöttlingChemistry17851787 Johann Friedrich Gmelin (post-doc), Johann Friedrich Blumenbach (post-doc), Georg Christoph Lichtenberg (post-doc)
Rudolf Greweorganic chemistry, natural product chemistry1934 Adolf Windaus (grad student)
Hansjörg Grützmacher Herbert Walter Roesky (grad student)
Sandeep Kumar Gupta Franc Meyer (post-doc)
Rainer HaagOrganic and Macromolecular Chemistry19921995 Armin de Meijere (grad student)
Peter HaasenMetals, Dislocations
Kurt HasseBiochemistry, Enzymology1936 Fritz Micheel (grad student)
Thomas Hassenklöverolfaction, stem cells, neurogenesis Ivan Manzini (grad student)
Ernst Alfred HauserColloid chemistry19211922 Max Born (post-doc)
Walter Norman Haworth1910 Otto Wallach (grad student)
Walter S. Hendrixson1895 Walther Nernst (post-doc)
Victor Henri1898 Georg Elias Müller (grad student)
Gerhard HerzbergPhysical chemistry, molecular structures1930 James Franck (post-doc), Max Born (post-doc)
Georg Friedrich Hildebrandtpharmacy, chemistry, anatomy1783 Heinrich August Wrisberg (grad student), Johann Friedrich Blumenbach (research assistant)
Friedrich Karl HimlyChemistry, Mineralogy and Geognosy1835 Friedrich Stromeyer (grad student)
Claudia Höbartner
Sebastiaan Hoogewerff1868 Wilhelm Rudolph Fittig (grad student)
Cyril George HopkinsAgricultural chemistry18991900 Bernhard Christian Gottfried Tollens (post-doc)
Dieter Hoppe Ulrich Schöllkopf (grad student)
Hans Julius Anton Edward Hübnerorganic chemistry1859 Friedrich Wöhler (grad student), Johann Georg Anton Geuther (grad student)
Walter Hückel1920 Adolf Windaus (grad student)
Erich HückelQuantum chemistry1921 Peter J. W. Debye (grad student)
Heiko Ihmels Institute of Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry19921995 Armin de Meijere (grad student)
Hans Herloff Inhoffenorganic chemistry1943 Adolf Windaus (research scientist)
Reinhard JahnNeuroexocytosis Hans-Dieter Söling (grad student)
Gerhart JanderInorganic chemistry1921 Richard Adolf Zsigmondy (post-doc), Adolf Windaus (post-doc)
Katharina Voigt JansenPalladium Chemistry Organic Chemistry Armin de Meijere (grad student)
Ernst Jenckelstructures of glasses, polymers and alloys1928 Gustav Heinrich Johann Apollon Tammann (grad student)
F. Wilhelm JostPhysical chemistry
Shabana KhanInorganic chemistry20092011 Herbert Walter Roesky (post-doc)
Carl Friedrich Kielmeyerchemistry and botany17861788 Johann Friedrich Blumenbach (post-doc), Johann Friedrich Gmelin (post-doc), Georg Christoph Lichtenberg (post-doc)
Martin Klessinger1961 Wolfgang Lüttke (grad student)
Uwe KlingebielInorganic Chemistry Oskar Glemser (grad student)
Wilhelm Knoche1964 Hans Strehlow (grad student)
Emil KnövenagelKnoevenagel condensation1889 Viktor Meyer (grad student)
Alfred Kochnitrogen-fixing by soil bacteria
Ernst Koerner-von GustorfPhotochemistry1957 Günther Otto Schenck (grad student)
Dennis C. Koester Daniel B. Werz (grad student)
Friedrich Wilhelm Georg Kohlrauschphysics1863 Wilhelm Eduard Weber (grad student)
A. W. Hermann Kolbe18381842 Friedrich Wöhler (research assistant)
Werner Otto Köster1922 Gustav Heinrich Johann Apollon Tammann (grad student)
Bernt KrebsInorganic Chemistry, Crystallography, Solid State Chemistry19661971 Gerhard Gattow (grad student), Oskar Glemser (post-doc)
Edward Kremerspharmaceutical chemistry1890 Otto Wallach (grad student)
Leopold Küchler1943 Arnold Eucken (post-doc)
Wilhelm KühnePhysiology, biochemistry1856 Rudolf Wagner (grad student)
Hartmut Laatsch Chemistry1973 Hans Brockmann (grad student)
Wolfgang LangenbeckOrganic chemistry1923 Adolf Windaus (grad student)
Irving LangmuirPhysical chemistry1906 Friedrich Dolezalek (grad student)
Fritz Viktor LenelPowder Metallurgy19311933 Arnold Eucken (post-doc)
Gilbert N. Lewis1901 Walther Nernst (post-doc)
Heinrich Franz Peter LimprichtWorked on the chemistry of furans and pyrroles1850 Friedrich Wöhler (grad student)
Heinrich Friedrich Linkbotany1789 Johann Friedrich Blumenbach (grad student)
Melanie M. LorionChemistry20162018 Lutz Ackermann (post-doc)
Johan Martin Lovén18951896 Walther Nernst (post-doc)
Gerhart LüdersQuantum field theory
Wolfgang LüttkeOrganic chemistry
Arthur LüttringhausOrganic Chemistry, Organometallic Chemistry19281931 Adolf Windaus (grad student)
Saurabh Maity2018 Lutz Friedjan Tietze (post-doc)
Swadhin K. MandalOrganometallic chemistry20062007 Herbert Walter Roesky (post-doc)
Ivan ManziniOlfactory system Detlev Schild (post-doc)
David Orme MassonNitroglycerine1879 Friedrich Wöhler (post-doc)
Joseph E. Mayertheoretical chemical physicist19291930 James Franck (post-doc)
Rüdiger Mews Department of Chemistry1970 Oskar Glemser (grad student)
Franc Meyer
Fritz Micheel
Eilhard MitscherlichChemistry, mineralogy18171818 Friedrich Stromeyer (post-doc)
Albert Mondon1940 Rudolf Grewe (grad student)
Harmon Northrop Morsefirst synthesized acetaminophen1875 Hans Julius Anton Edward Hübner (grad student)
Achim Müller1965 Oskar Glemser (grad student)
Ramaswamy MurugavelInorganic materials chemistry, organometallic chemistry19941997 Herbert Walter Roesky (post-doc)
Hans MussoOrganic chemistry1953 Hans Brockmann (grad student)
Hans Heinrich Muxfeldt1953 Hans Brockmann (grad student)
Selvarajan NagendranSynthetic and bio-organometallic chemistry20052008 Herbert Walter Roesky (post-doc)
Peter Neumann1963 Peter Haasen (grad student)
Rolf Niedergerkemuscle1947 Hermann Rein (grad student)
Kawon Oum19982001 Jürgen Troe (post-doc)
Carl Ludwig PaalHeterocyclic compounds
Alexender Paesch2014 Rajendra S. Ghadwal (grad student)
G. Barratt Park
Gandeepan ParthasarathyOrganic Synthesis, Catalysis, C-H activation
Nitin T. PatilSynthetic organic chemistry, organo-catalysis20022002 Christoph Schneider (post-doc)
Walter Albert Patrick1917 Richard Adolf Zsigmondy (grad student)
Jürgen PetermannPolymers Institut für Metallphysik19681970 Peter Haasen (grad student)
Wilhelm Friedrich Philipp PfefferBotany, plant physiology1865 Wilhelm Rudolph Fittig (grad student)
James Charles PhilipPhysical chemistry18951897 Walther Nernst (grad student)
Siegfried PohlIron Sulfur Clusters19691974 Bernt Krebs (grad student)
Francis J. Pond1896 Otto Wallach (grad student)
Eugene I. Rabinowitch1933 James Franck (post-doc)
Otto Rahnbacteriology, diary chemistry1902 Otto Wallach (grad student)
Bohuslav Rayman1877 Vojtech Šafarík (grad student)
Manfred T. Reetzorganic chemistry1969 Ulrich Schöllkopf (grad student)
Sven O. Reichmann2016 Rajendra S. Ghadwal (grad student)
Ira RemsenDiscovered the artificial sweetener saccharin1870 Wilhelm Rudolph Fittig (grad student)
Theodore William Richardsatomic weights1895 Viktor Meyer (post-doc), Walther Nernst (post-doc)
Herbert Walter RoeskyInorganic chemistry1963 Oskar Glemser (grad student)
Allan Winter RowePhysiological chemistry1906 Walther Nernst (grad student)
Vojtech Šafarík1858 Friedrich Wöhler (grad student)
Suman De SarkarTransition metal catalysis, Visible Light Mediated Photoredox catalysis20132015 Lutz Ackermann (post-doc)
Paul Scherrersolid-state physics, particle physics and electronics1916 Peter J. W. Debye (grad student)
Hugo SchiffOrganic chemistry1857 Friedrich Wöhler (grad student)
Detlev SchildOlfactory system
Reinhard Schinke
Robert Schirmacher2015 Rajendra S. Ghadwal (grad student)
Hans Heinrich SchlubachOrganic chemistry1912 Otto Wallach (grad student)
Carl Ernst Heinrich Schmidtphysiological chemistry1845 Friedrich Wöhler (post-doc), Rudolf Wagner (post-doc)
Christoph SchneiderSynthetic organic chemistry, natural products chemistry19891992 Lutz Friedjan Tietze (grad student)
Sven SchneiderOrganometallic Chemistry
Arthur Moritz Schoenflies
Ulrich Schöllkopforganic chemistry
Harold Walter SchranzChemical Reaction Rate Theory, Statistical Mechanics, Dynamical Simulation, Unimolecular Reactions Institut fur Physikalische Chemie19841986 Jürgen Troe (post-doc)
Anke Schürer Helle D. Ulrich (post-doc)
Jürgen SeibelOrganic Chemistry Institute of Organic Chemistry19962000 Lutz Friedjan Tietze (grad student)
Theodor Seliwanoffbiochemistry, carbohydrate chemistry1888 Ernst Schulze (grad student)
Sakya Singha Sen Chemistry20062013 Herbert Walter Roesky (grad student)
George M. SheldrickInorganic chemistry
Hans Siebert1947 Josef Goubeau (grad student)
Adolf Sievertsphysical chemistry1898 Otto Wallach (grad student)
Amit Pratap SinghCoordination chemistry20112013 Herbert Walter Roesky (post-doc)
Edgar Fahs SmithInorganic chemistry1876 Friedrich Wöhler (grad student)
Hans-Dieter Söling Werner Otto Carl Creutzfeld (research scientist)
Georg Andreas Carl Städeler1846 Friedrich Wöhler (grad student)
Dietmar StalkeInorganic chemistry19871993 George M. Sheldrick (post-doc), Uwe Klingebiel (grad student)
Eberhard Steckhanredox chemistry, electron transfer reactions1971 Hans J. Schäfer (grad student)
Frank SteglichCondensed Matter Physics1969 Rudolf Hilsch (grad student)
Oliver SteinbockPhysical Chemistry, Chemical Selforganization, Pattern Formation Stefan C. Müller (grad student)
Alexander SteinerSynthetic inorganic chemistry1994 Dietmar Stalke (grad student)
Friedrich Stromeyerchemistry1800 Johann Friedrich Blumenbach (grad student), Georg Christoph Lichtenberg (grad student), Johann Friedrich Gmelin (research assistant)
The SvedbergPhysical chemistry, colloidal chemistry1908 Richard Adolf Zsigmondy (post-doc)
Gustav Heinrich Johann Apollon TammannInorganic Chemistry
Friedrich Temps1983 Heinz Gg. Wagner (grad student)
Ferdinand TiemannAromatic compounds1870 August Wilhelm von Hofmann (grad student)
Lutz Friedjan TietzeNatural products chemistry
Hendrik Tinnermann Chemistry Manuel Alcarazo (grad student)
Bernhard Christian Gottfried Tollenscarbohydrate chemistry1864 Friedrich Wöhler (grad student)
Stanisław Tołłoczkochemistry19031904 Walther Nernst (grad student), Eduard Riecke (research assistant), Arthur Moritz Schoenflies (research assistant), Gustav Heinrich Johann Apollon Tammann (post-doc)
Wilhelm Treibs1916 Otto Wallach (grad student)
Jürgen TroeSpectroscopy and Photochemical Kinetics1965 F. Wilhelm Jost (grad student)
Svetlana B. Tsogoevaorganic chemistry, organocatalysis, asymmetric catalysis, domino reactions, medicinal chemistry20022006 Lutz Friedjan Tietze (research scientist)
Edward Turneratomic weights18211823 Friedrich Stromeyer (post-doc)
Wolf Vielstich1953 Heinz Gerischer (grad student)
J.P. Vite1949 Hermann August Eidmann (grad student)
Tobias Voigt Organic Chemistry19962001 Armin de Meijere (grad student)
Julius von BraunChemistry1898 Otto Wallach (grad student)
Hans von Euler-ChelpinBiochemistry18961897 Walther Nernst (post-doc)
Karl Cäsar von LeonhardMineralogy1803 Johann Friedrich Blumenbach (research assistant)
Emil Votočekmonosaccharides1895 Bernhard Christian Gottfried Tollens (grad student)
Heinz Gg. Wagner
Otto Wallach1869 Hans Julius Anton Edward Hübner (grad student)
Christian Ehrenfried WeigelChemistry, Pharmacy, Botany, Mineralogy1771 Rudolph Augustin Vogel (grad student), Johann Christian Polykarp Erxleben (research assistant)
August WeismannEvolution theory1856 Friedrich Wöhler (grad student)
Horst WellerPhysical Chemistry1982 Albert Weller (grad student)
Hans-Joachim Werner1977 Albert Weller (grad student)
Daniel B. WerzOrganic methodology, carbohydrates20062011 Lutz Friedjan Tietze (post-doc)
Arne WestgrenX-ray crystallography1916 Richard Adolf Zsigmondy (post-doc)
Ewald WickePhysical chemistry1938 Arnold Eucken (grad student)
Georg WiegnerColloid Chemistry19071911 Richard Adolf Zsigmondy (post-doc), Wilhelm Fleischmann (research scientist)
Heinrich Wienhausplant chemistry1907 Otto Wallach (grad student)
Adolph Windaus
Alec Wodtke
Friedrich WöhlerChemistry
Axel Zeeck Chemistry1966 Hans Brockmann (grad student)
Nikolay Dimitrievich ZelinskyOrganic catalysis, cyclic hydrocarbons18861887 Viktor Meyer (research scientist)
Adam Zielińskiorganometallic chemistry IOBC2015 Manuel Alcarazo (grad student)
Theodor Zincke1869 Wilhelm Rudolph Fittig (grad student)
Johann Gottfried Zinnanatomy and botany1749 Victor Albrecht von Haller (grad student)
Annette Zippeliusstatistical physics, theory of neural networks, polymer chains, gels, granular media, biophysics
Richard Adolf ZsigmondyPhysical chemistry, colloidal chemistry