SYNTHESIS Welcomes New Editorial Board Member Professor Daniele Leonori

We are thrilled to announce that Professor Daniele Leonori from the RWTH Aachen University, Germany, will join the SYNTHESIS Editorial Board as Associate Editor with effect of November 1st, 2023.

Daniele graduated from the Università degli Studi di Perugia (Italy) in 2006 and received his PhD from the University of Sheffield (UK) in 2010. Following two postdocs in Germany at RWTH Aachen University and the Max Plank Institute for Colloids and Interfaces he returned to the UK as Research Officer at the University of Bristol (2012–2014). Daniele started his independent academic career at the University of Manchester (UK) in 2014 where he was promoted to Reader in 2018 and Professor in 2020. In 2022, Daniele and his group moved to the RWTH Aachen University, where he is a Chair of Organic Chemistry. Research in the Leonori group focuses on the development of novel methods exploiting the reactivity of radical and photoexcited species.

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We welcome Professor Daniele Leonori on the SYNTHESIS Editorial Board and look forward to a successful and inspiring collaboration with him!



SYNTHESIS is an international full-paper journal devoted to the advancement of the science of chemical synthesis. It covers all fields of organic chemistry involving synthesis, including catalysis, organometallic, medicinal, biological, and photochemistry, but also related disciplines.

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