This master's thesis describes new methods for creating a unique type of entangled molecules called rotaxanes. The jury is very impressed by the pioneering work of this exceptional student and praises his fundamental research: "Fundamental research with potential impact on energy supply/green hydrogen."
Jury chairman UvA thesis prize 2023 Hans Romijn, Dean Faculty of Dentistry presented the UvA thesis prizes. Abdelkader Benali presented the festive ceremony at SPUI 25.
Every year, many talented students compete for the thesis prize. The faculty reading committees choose the faculty winners. From the 7 finalists, the jury, consisting of the deans of the faculties, chooses the final winner. This winner receives 3,000 euros and the other (faculty) winners receive 1,000 euros each.