Our research interests include photoredox catalysis with visible light and the development of purely organic fluorescent dyes. Furthermore we focus on biomimetic organocatalysis and cooperative catalysis.


Here you can find all our published articles, including cover pictures in peer-reviewed journals.

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Lecture documents and further information on your courses can be found in the corresponding Moodle course.

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Meet our current group and former members.

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Research projects and grants

We participate in collaborative research projects and receave public funding.

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Contakt & Directions

Head of the group

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Prof. Dr. Kirsten Zeitler

Organische Chemie/Katalyse
Hauptgebäude Chemie
Johannisallee 29, Room 154
04103 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97 - 36538

How to find us