The PTNMR Seminar 2013 will take place on the 10th of October 2013 and will be presented by the special invited speaker Prof. Hermann Weingärtner from the Faculty of Chemistry and Biochemistry University of Ruhr, Bochum.

He will present his most recent work on:

"How long-range is the intermolecular Overhauser effect in liquid and solutions? - A new theory." [Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 52: 9242–9246. doi: 10.1002/anie.201302712]

Time: 11:00
Venue: Chemistry Department, room 217D, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia da Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Campus de Caparica.


Workgroup Physical Chemistry of Liquids 
Department of Physical Chemistry II
Ruhr-University of Bochum, Germany

Biographical Details
Hermann Weingärtner was born in 1948 in Offenburg. He received his doctorate in 1976 for work carried out in the group of H. G. Hertz in Karlsruhe on nuclear magnetic resonance in electrolyte solutions. After his “Habilitation” in 1986 and after several research fellowships, among others at the Australian National University in Canberra, he was appointed, in 1995, to a professorship for Physical Chemistry at the Ruhr University of Bochum. His major scientific activities are in the field of thermophysical properties of fluids.