Sandra Nurttila explores a new approach to homogeneous catalysis based on the encapsulation of known catalysts in supramolecular metal-organic cages. She specifically investigates the effect of synthetic second-coordination spheres on encapsulated rhodium-based catalysts.
S.S. Nurttila, Coordination-Driven Encapsulation of Transition Metal Complexes in Molecular Capsules and their Application in Hydroformylation and Proton Reduction Catalysis.
Prof. J.N.H. Reek
Dr T.J. Mooibroek
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