27/03/2023– Our work review on srufactant-free precious metal nanoparticles for catalysis  is now published in ACS Catal.

27/02/2023– Our work on gold nanoparticle synthesis is now published in Chem. Mater.

13/01/2023- Our work on iridium nanoparticle formation is now published in JACS.

01/05/2023– Starting a new adventure at Biochemical and Chemical Engineering,
Aarhus, Denmark.


August 2023– Everything you need to know for an easy start to easily teach various concepts in Nanotechnology and Green Chemistry published in the Journal of Chemical Education.

April 2023– The first work from the group is out in Chemistry. It tell you all about ethylene glycol to synthesize gold nanoparticles without surfactants. Well done to Ditte and Malthe for their nice work during a Project-II BSc project.

March 2023– Our work on the influence of stock solutions to best control gold nanoparticles synthesis is out in Inorganics

March 2023– Our work review on surfactant-free colloidal nanoparticles is out in ACS Catal.

February 2023– Our work from in collaboration with Uni. Copenhagen, DK, and in particular the group of Kirsten M. Ø. Jensen is now available in Chem. Mater. This work was also made in collaboration with the groups of Profs Søren B. Simonsen (DK), Matthew S. Johnson (DK), and support from MaxIV synchrotron (SE).

January 2023– The PhD work from Jette K. Mathiesen supervised by Kirsten M. Ø. Jensen, Uni. Copenhagen, DK, is now available in JACS. This work was also made in collaboration with the groups of Profs Matthias Arenz (CH), Methap Oezaslan (DE), Jan Rossmeisl (DK) and support from Argonne National Lab (USA).

September 2022– The PhD work from Vladislav Mints supervised by Prof Matthias Arenz, Uni. Bern, Switzerland, CH, is now available in ACS Catalysis. This work was also made in collaboration with the work of Profs Jan Rossmeisl (DK) and Kirsten M. Ø. Jensen (DK). 

August 2022– A short review on Osmium nanoparticles is now available on Open Research Europe.

Team members

February 2024- Julie, Lukas and Kristian started their Bachelor thesis project. Nanoparticles in the making. 

September 2023- 6 Bachelor students joined the group for 7 weeks for their CHEMTECH-II projects. Working on gold-silver nanoparticles. Welcome to Anne, Julie, Emma, Sebastian, Tobias and Lukas.

February 2023- Ditte Røjkjær Rasmussen will join the group for her BSc project at AU.

September 2022- 5 Bachelor students joined the group for 7 weeks for their CHEMTECH-II projects. Working on gold nanoparticles.
Welcome to Christoffer, Jens Jacob, Simon, Ditte and Malthe.

Conferences - Where to meet us

25/01/2024– Visiting INL in Braga, Portugal.

16-18/01/2024– Visiting CICA at Uni. A Coruna, Spain.

02-03/11/2023– Meet us at the Danish Electrochemical Society (DEF) annual meeting, DTU, Denmark

12-13/06/2023– Attending the Power-2-X symposium, Aarhus, Denmark

26/04/2023– Sharing thoughts, experience and excitement about nanomaterials and nanotechnology at Aarhus University Research Festival. Come and visit our stand from 2-6 pm and our talk at 3.35 pm.

23/02/2023– Sharing thoughts and experience at KU (Univeristy of Copenhagen, Denmark) Postdoc Day

19/12/2022– Seminar at CINBIO at Uni. Vigo, Spain.

21-23/09/2022– Faraday Discussion, Nanoalloys: recent developments and future perspectives, on line attendance

22/06/2022– Seminar at SDU, Sønderborg, Denmark

01-03/06/2022– Attenting the Power-2-X symposium, Aarhus, Denmark


12/2023– The group received a DFF-Green grant of 3.167.482 DKK to work on the development of new nanomaterials. Thank you.

12/2022– The AUFF-NOVA is supporting us with 300.000 DKK. Thank you.