Kenneth Ruud and Bjorn-Olav Brandsdal are organizing a mini-symposium in connection with Nobel laureate in chemistry Prof. Arieh Warshel's promotion as Doctor Honoris Causa at UiT The Arctic University of Norway.
Time and place: Sep. 25, 2018 - Sep. 26, 2018, Tromsø
Odile Eisenstein, one of the Principal Investigators of the Hylleraas Centre, has, together with co-workers from Zürich, Osaka and UC Berkeley, established chemical shift as a predictive descriptor for catalytic activity of olefin polymerization and oligomerization. Their important work was recently published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS)
Trygve Helgaker was invited by students at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston University, and Harvard University to give a lecture as part of the Greater Boston Area Theoretical Chemistry Lecture Series
We congratulate Hylleraas member Odile Eisenstein on the very successful organization of ICQC; the largest quantum-chemistry conference in 2018.
Odile Eisenstein has been elected president of the International Academy of Quantum Molecular Sciences (IAQMS).
Hylleraas PI Kathrin Hopmann has been awarded the gender equality prize of the University of Tromsø - The Arctic University of Norway for 2018.
The Titan news article "Nytt «designer-molekyl» kan spare industrien for store beløp" is dedicated to the recent research by Hylleraas members David Balcells, Ainara Nova and Odile Eisenstein
We congratulate Michele Casella and Jürgen Gauss with their grant award!
A meeting focussing on chemistry in extreme environments was held June 4–6 2018 at the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters
Nobel laureate in chemistry, Prof. Arieh Warshel from the University of Southern California (USA), is a new honorary doctor at the University of Tromsø - The Arctic University of Norway.
A new monograph on "Principles and Practices of Molecular Properties: Theory, Modeling and Simulations" have been published.
The online dictionary Det Norske Akademis ordbok (NAOB) includes the entry “kvantekjemi” with a quotation of Egil A. Hylleraas
Rector Svein Stølen highlights CTCC when discussing the importance of the SFF programme in an article in Dagbladet .
An exhibition highlighting women in science will be be opened at Tromsø city hall on March 8 2018.
The Hylleraas Centre has received an SIU grant for developing joint curricula and research program with Tomsk State University and St. Petersburg State University.
A paper by Hylleraas members Trygve Helgaker and Andrew Teal has been included in the JCP 2017 Editors’ Choice.
News article about the Hylleraas Centre in Teknisk Ukeblad.