Institute for Inorganic Chemistry

Welcome to the website of the Institute of Inorganic Chemistry of the Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn.

Vortrag Dr. Simon Kloß

AC-Kolloquium am 23.11.2023: "Highly Oxidized Transition Metal Nitrides"⠀

Vortrag Dr. Magnus R. Buchner

AC-Kolloquium am 16.11.2023: "From prototypic bonding situations in beryllium compounds to bond activation"

Vortrag Prof. Dr. Antonio Frontera

AC-Kolloquium am 09.11.2023: "Utilizing Theoretical Calculations as Predictive Tools in the Context of Anion–π and σ-Hole Crystal Engineering and Catalysis"

Vortrag Dr. Gunnar Werncke

AC-Kolloquium am 19.10.2023: "C-H Activation by Low-Coordinate Late 3d Transition Metal Imido Complexes"

AC Kolloquium - Prof. Dr. Jan J. Weigand (TU Dresden)
Gerhard-Domagk-Str. 1, ...
04:15 PM
"Unlocking the Potential of π-Conjugated Azaphospholes and Innovative P1 Building Blocks" In our pursuit of tailored compounds, we explore two research ...
GDCh-Kolloquium Prof. Dr. Carole Duboc
Chemische Institute - ...
05:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Bio-inspired catalysts for clean H<sub>2</sub> production Hydrogen production through water splitting emerges as a pertinent solution in the long run for ...
AC Kolloquium - Dr. Christian Hering-Junghans (LIKAT)
Gerhard-Domagk-Str. 1, ...
04:15 PM
"Pnictaalumenes and Pn,Al-Heterocycles"⠀ Heavier element–element multiple bonds had been long considered inaccessible but have now moved beyond the status ...
Weihnachtsvorlesung 2023
Gerhard-Domagk-Str. 1, ...
10:15 AM
Zur diesjährigen Weihnachtsvorlesung mit vielen Experimenten sind Studierende, Mitarbeiter*innen, Kolleg*innen und Chemieinteressierte herzlich ...

Research areas

  • Solid State Chemistry
  • Inorganic Molecular Chemistry
  • Organometallic Chemistry
  • Chemical Vapour Transport
  • Reactive Intermedia
  • Crystallography
  • Sustainable Catalysts

Research Groups

Currently, five research groups with about 60 scientific staff are conducting research at the Institute of Inorganic Chemistry.

Jun.-Prof. Dr. Alessandro Bismuto

Metal and elemental organic molecular chemistry, bismuth compounds for catalysis and optoelectronics

Prof. Dr. Alexander C. Filippou

Organometallic chemistry, coordination chemistry, catalysis, quantum chemistry, element-element multiple bonds

Prof. Dr. Robert Glaum

Inorganic solid state chemistry: anhydrous phosphates, chemical transport, optical properties

Nikolay Kornienko
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Prof. Dr. Nikolay Kornienko

Sustainable catalysis, nanomaterials, biocatalysts and hybrid systems, in-situ spectroscopy

Prof. Dr. Connie Lu

Catalysts for the activation of small molecules, ligand design, transition metal complexes


Former professors of the Institute of Inorganic Chemistry

Job offers

Student / Scientific Assistants
  • Praktikum "Allgemeine und Anorganische Chemie" für Studierende der Molekularen Biomedizin


Institute for Inorganic Chemistry

Managing Director: Prof. Dr. Alexander C. Filippou

Denise Dupont
Tel +49 228 73-5364
Fax +49 228 73-5327

Room 4.030
Gerhard-Domagk-Straße 1
D-53121 Bonn

Institute Administration

Dr. Sabine Rings

Christine Dolf
Tel +49 228 73-2664
Fax +49 228 73- 2709

Room 3.031
Gerhard-Domagk-Straße 1
53121 Bonn

Study Counseling

Dr. Jörg Daniels
Consultation hours Di 15 - 16 Uhr

Tel +49 228 73-3591
Fax +49 228 73-5660

Room 2.001
Gerhard-Domagk-Straße 1
53121 Bonn

Opening Hours

  • Monday - Friday
    8 am - 7 pm

Arrival by car

Destination address for navigation:
Gerhard-Domagk-Straße 1, 53121 Bonn, Germany

Free parking along Gerhard-Domagk-Straße.

Paid parking (parking ticket machine) in the parking lots in front of and behind the institutes.

Arrival by public transport

By bus:
Bus stop "Gerhard-Domagk-Straße" (walking distance 150m) or "Verdistraße" (walking distance 750m).

By streetcar:
Stop "Probsthof Nord" (walking distance 600m).

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