Welcome to the web site of the Matile group, which is part of the

Our research focuses on design, synthesis and study of organic functional systems; emphasis is on conceptual innovation - integrating lessons from nature and exotic interactions - for broad applications such as solar cells, bioprobes or catalysts.  Click here for details.

Quick Links

Stefan Matile's Page
Master, Ph.D. or Post-doc Application Info

 Latest Publications all publications

Hayashi, H.; Sobczuk, A.; Bolag, A.; Sakai, N.; Matile, S. “Antiparallel Three-Component Gradients in Double-Channel Surface Architectures”, Chem. Sci. 2014, in press.

Miros, F. N.; Huang, G.; Zhao, Y.; Sakai, N.; Matile, S. “Coumarin Synthesis on π-Acidic Surfaces”, Supramol. Chem. 2014, in press.

Fujisawa, K.; Beuchat, C.; Humbert-Droz, M.; Wilson, A.; Wesolowski, T. A.; Mareda, J.; Sakai, N.; Matile, S. “Anion-π and Cation-π Interactions on the Same Surface”, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, in press.

 What's New

Aug: We are part of the new NCCR Molecular Systems Engineering.

June: Andreas Vargas has received the IUPAC-SOLVAY International Award for Young Chemists, recognizing best PhD theses in chemistry worldwide. Congratulations!

May: Yingjie's JACS paper on Anion-π Catalysis was highlighted in Swiss Science Concentrates.
Upcoming Events more for group members