Group Members

Current visitors
Dr. Benoit Liegault obtained his PhD degree in Organic Chemistry from the University of Rennes, France. He then joined the group of Prof. Keith Fagnou at the University of Ottawa, Canada, as a postdoctoral research assistant, focusing on the development of palladium-catalyzed C-H bond functionalization reactions. In 2010, he was appointed as a CNRS Research Fellow at the Institut Charles Gerhardt in Montpellier, France, where he is developing new oxidative aromatic nucleophilic functionalization reactions. Benoit is joining the Gouverneur group as a visiting researcher in 2014.
Christoph Schlepphorst is a visiting master student from the Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität (Münster, Germany). He joined the VG group from September 2013 to January 2014, to work on the development of novel radiolabelling methodology.
Past visitors
Gerard Palau Lluch is a second year PhD student at University Rovira I Virgili in Tarragona (Catalonia, Spain). His research interests involve synthesis of organofluoroborane compounds by sequential borylation-fluorination protocols. He joined VG group from April to June 2013 as a visiting student focused on trifluoromethylation of aryl-boronic acids. In his spare time, he likes to play sports (football, running and swimming basically), hang out with friends, play guitar, and learn different languages.
M. Keita
Chatenay Malabry, France
C. De Graaf
Erasmus - The Netherlands
A. Conde Angulo
University of Murcia, Spain
A. Monney
University of Fribourg, Switzerland
B. Bonillo
Murcia, Spain
A. Pujol
ENS Rennes, France
L. Garcia
ENS Cachan, France
G. Giufreddi
University of Bern, Switzerland
F. Huguet
ENS Cachan, France
A. Kyei
Somerville College, Oxford