19th Tetrahedron Symposium


Mathias Christmann, Freie University, Germany

Mathias Christmann

Mathias Christmann was born in Peine, Germany, in 1972. He received a chemistry diploma from TU Braunschweig, before completing a Ph.D. with Markus Kalesse at the Universit├Ąt Hannover (2001). Following a postdoctoral stint with Craig J. Forsyth at the University of Minnesota, he started his independent career in 2003 at the RWTH Aachen and obtained his habilitation in 2007. From 2008-2013, he has been associate professor at the TU Dortmund. In 2013, he accepted an offer from Freie Universit├Ąt Berlin where he is professor of organic chemistry. His research focus lies in the areas of catalysis­, natural products synthesis, and sus­tainable chemistry.