题目：The Design and Functions of Metallodendrimers
报告人：Professor Didier Astruc, University Bordeaux I, France.
Professor Didier Astruc is known for his work on “Electron-Reservoir” complexes and dendritic molecular batteries, catalytic processes (olefin metathesis, C-C coupling, catalysis in water) using nanoreactors and molecular recognition using gold nanoparticles and metallodendrimers. He has published more than 380 publications that have received more than 18000 citations and given 360 research lectures at conferences and Universities or research centers in 25 countries. He is the author of three books, scientific publications and the editor of five books or special issues.
Professor Didier Astruc has been a member of the National CNRS committee from 2000 to 2008 and the President of the Coordination Chemistry Division of the Société Française de Chimie from 2000 to 2004. He was elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (FRSC) in 2005, at the Leopoldina Academy in 2006, the Academia Europaea in 2006, the European Academy of Science in 2007, the European Academy of Sciences and Arts in 2010 and the National Committee for UNESCO in 2012. He is or has been a board member of Organometallics, New J. Chem., J. Inorg. Organomet. Polym., Current Chemistry Biology, The Open Cell and Development Biology Journal, and J. Organomet. Chem. A special issue of J. Inorg. Organomet. Polym. (Springer) and New J. Chem. have been dedicated to Didier Astruc in January 2008 and October 2011 respectively.
Professor Didier Astruc is on the Thompson-Reuters list of the top 100 chemists who have achieved the highest citation impact scores for their chemistry papers published between 2000 and 2010. Ten of his former students are now Chemistry Professors or Academic Research Directors in France or the U.S.