Prof. Dr. Arne Thomas

Appointed member of UniCat's Executive Board since Oct. 2017

Research interests

Immobilization of homogenous catalysts in porous organic frameworks, synthesis of functional mesoporous catalysts/catalyst supports

Research Fields in UniCat

Research Field D1*
Research Field D2*
Research Field D3*
Research Field E3

* Main Research Fields

2009-2011: A3, C1


Relevant News

Donnerstag, 27. September 2018

Unifying Systems in Catalysis (UniSysCat)

How to Understand and Utilize Networks in Catalysismehr

Freitag, 15. Juni 2018

Two BIG-NSE PhD students awarded

Two PhD students of BIG-NSE were awarded with the “Chinese government award for outstanding self financed students abroad” from the Chinese scholarship council. The awarding ceremony for Shuang Li and Yupeng Zhou, will take place at the Berlin Chinese Emb

Mittwoch, 21. Februar 2018

Excellence Strategy: UniSysCat proposal submitted

The designated spokespersons Prof. Matthias Driess, Prof. Arne Thomas, and Prof. Peter Hildebrandt have submitted the full proposal for the Cluster of Excellence “Unifying Systems in Catalysis”, UniSysCat in short.

Mittwoch, 07. Februar 2018

Diacetylene Functionalized Covalent Organic Framework (COF) for Photocatalytic Hydrogen Generation

As a combined effect of high porosity, easily accessible diacetylene (−C≡C–C≡C−) functionalities and considerable chemical stability, an efficient and recyclable heterogeneous photocatalytic hydrogen generation is achieved.

Montag, 05. Februar 2018

Tribute to a Catalyst Expert

The Cluster of Excellence UniCat will award Dr. Tracy Lohr, Northwestern University, USA, the Clara Immerwahr Award on February 9, 2018 at the Technische Universität Berlin. The chemist will be honored for her outstanding contributions to the field of tan

Freitag, 29. September 2017

Sustainability Needs Catalysis Research

"Unifying Systems in Catalysis" (UniSysCat), the succession project of UniCat, is qualified for submitting a full proposal.

Dienstag, 06. Oktober 2015

Douglas Stephan selected as Einstein Visiting Fellow

The Einstein Foundation Berlin has announced that Professor Douglas W. Stephan of the University of Toronto has been selected as newest Einstein Visiting Fellow.mehr

Montag, 19. Dezember 2011

“Bayer Early Excellence in Science Award” for Arne Thomas

Prof. Dr. Arne Thomas © TU-Pressestelle/Dahl

UniCat-Professor Arne Thomas of TU Berlin is one out of three awardees of the „Bayer Early Excellence in Science Award“ 2011.mehr

Dienstag, 20. September 2011

Arne Thomas raises financial funds from "ERC Starting Grant"

Again, the European Research Council supports a UniCat Scientist at the TU Berlin with an "ERC Starting Grant": 1.5 million € for customized nano-networks.mehr

Freitag, 04. Dezember 2009

News and impressions from General Assembly meeting

Yesterday, Prof. Matthias Driess opened the meeting of the General Assembly and welcomed guests and members of UniCat. Two new members of UniCat presented their research work. Prof. Arne Thomas (TU Berlin) gave a talk on "Functional Porous Materialmehr

Prof. Dr. Arne Thomas

Arne Thomas
TU Berlin
Institut für Chemie
Funktionsmaterialien, Sekr. BA 2
Hardenbergstr. 40
10623 Berlin



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