Inorganic Chemistry - Müller

Dr. Lena Albers

Department of Chemistry
University of Oldenburg
Carl-von-Ossietzky-Straße 9 - 11
D-26129 Oldenburg

e-mail: lena.albers(at)uni-oldenburg.de

tel.: +49(441)798-3657
room: W3 3-353

CV

Education

 

Since 01/2012
Postgraduate studies in the workgroup of Prof. Müller at the Institute of Chemistry at the Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg, Germany. PhD thesis submitted in October 2015, expected disputation in December 2015.

10/2009 - 11/2011
Master studies at the Institute of Chemistry at the Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg, Germany.  

10/2006 - 09/2009
Bachelor studies, at the Institute of Chemistry at the Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg, Germany.

 

Work Experience

Since 01/2012
Dissertation in Prof. Müller’s group at the Institute of Chemistry at the Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg, Germany.
Title: „Mechanistic Investigations on Lewis Acid-Catalysed Skeletal Rearrangement Reactions of Polysilanes and Germapolysilanes - Subtle Capture of Intermediates“

11/2013 - 12/2013
Research stay at international corporation-partner to learn new methodical expertise; Prof. Marschner, TU Graz, Austria.

04/2012 – 11/2012
Master Thesis in Prof. Müller’s group at the Institute of Chemistry at the Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg, Germany.
Title: „Lewis acid catalysed rearrangements reactions of germa­polysilanes.“

09/2010 - 12/2010
Internship in Prof. Wirth’s group at Cardiff University, UK.
Title: „Rearrangement of chalcones using hypervalent iodine reagents.“

Since 04/2010
Supervising Master and Bachelor students during research projects and theses.
Tutoring first year students in their first inorganic and organic lab courses.

04/2009 - 09/2009
Bachelor Thesis in Prof. Martens’ group at the Institute of Chemistry at the Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg, Germany.
Title: “Investigations on the synthesis of linear or cyclic dipeptides using the Ugi-reaction and metathesis.”

 

Conference Contributions

07/2015
Poster: Internat. Symposium on Inorganic Ring Systems, Regensburg, Germany

06/2015
Poster: Gordon Research Conference, New Hampshire, USA

09/2014
Poster: Wöhler-Conference, Saarbrücken, Germany

09/2014
Poster: North-German PhD Kolloquium, Rostock, Germany

08/2014
Poster: Internat. Symposium on Silicon Chemistry, Berlin, Germany

09/2013
Oral Presentation + Poster: North-German PhD Kolloquium, Bremen, Germany

09/2013
Poster: GDCh Science Forum Chemistry, Darmstadt, Germany

09/2012
Poster: North-German PhD Kolloquium, Walsrode, Germany

09/2012
Poster: Wöhler-Conference, Göttingen, Germany

09/2012
Poster: European Silicon Days, Lyon, France

 

Publications

05/2016
Dispersion-Energy-Driven Wagner-Meerwein Rearrangements in Oligosilanes
Albers, L.; Rathjen, S.; Baumgartner, J.;  Marschner, C.; Müller, T.; J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, 138, 6886 - 6892.

04/2016
Cationic Si-H-Si Bridges in Polysilanes: Their Detection and Targeted Formation in Stable Ion Studies
Albers, L.; Baumgartner, J.; Marschner, C.; Müller T.; Chem. Eur. J. 2016, 22, 7970 - 7977.

04/2015
Wagner Meerwein-Type Rearrangements in Germapolysilanes - A Stable Ion Study, Albers, L.; Meshgi, M. A.; Baumgartner, J.; Marschner, C.; Müller, T.; Organometallics Organometallics 2015, 34, 3756 - 3763.

06/2014
Formation and properties of a bicyclic silylated digermene, Hlina, J.; Baumgart­ner, J.; Marschner, C.; Albers, L.; Müller, T.; Jouikov, V. V. Chem. Eur. J. 2014, 20, 9357.

05/2013
Cyclic Disilylated and Digermylated Germylenes, Hlina, J.; Baumgartner, J.; Marsch­ner, C.; Albers, L.; Müller, T.; Organometallics 2013, 32, 3404.

05/2013
Stereoselective Rearrangements with Chiral Hypervalent Iodine Reagents, Farid, U.; Malmedy, F.; Claveau, R.; Albers, L.; Wirth, T.; Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2013, 52, 7018.

 

Achievements

04/2015
Liebig-Scholarship, Travel-Scholarship for young researcher for the participation at the „Gordon Research Seminar and Conference“ at the New Holderness School, New Hampshire, USA, in June 2015.

08/2014
Poster Prize at the „International Symposium on Silicon Chemistry” in Berlin.
Titel: "Cationic Rearrangements in Polysilanes - The Surprising Preference for Hydrogen Bridged Silyl Cations"

Since 01/2012
Funding of the Dissertation by the DFG (Germany) and the FWF (Austria) within the ERA-chemistry program.

09/2010 – 12/2010
DAAD Scholarship, Funding of the internship in Cardiff by a scholarship of the project MIX IT 2010.

06/2006
GDCh-Abiturientenpreis 2006, Price for the best high-school graduate in chemistry.