Lab members

Group leader:

Serge Van Calenbergh

Lab assistant

Izet Karalic

Administrative assistant

Annelies Van Hoeck

Postdoctoral scholars

Martijn Risseeuw

Graduate students

Fabian Hulpia
Mingcheng Qian
Charlotte Courtens
Jonas Janssens
Jakob Bouton
Yanlin Jian
Cai Lin
Bram Bode

Exchange Students

Debora Gagliardini (undergraduate, University of Camerino, 2018, 6 months)

Maria Angela Mazzarella (undergraduate, University of Perugia, 2018, 4 months)

Honour program Students

 

Former graduate students

  • Ilse Van Overmeire (1996-1999) Ilse is working at the scientific Institute of Public Health in Brussels where she’s involved in the analysis of dioxin and dioxin-like compounds.
  • Steven De Jonge (1997-2000) PhD thesis: Synthesis and Biological Evaluation of Dihydroceramide and Homoceramide Analogues
  • Inge Lamote (2000-2001)
  • Helga Sibick (2003-2004)
  • Stijn Goormans (2005-2007)
  • Shari Celen (2010-2011)

Former postdocs

  • Dr. Jeff (Carl Jeffrey) Lacey (November 2004-March 2007)
  • Dr. Steven Van Hoof (January 2006-November 2007). Steven recently (2010) joined the Technology Transfer Office of the UGent.
  • Dr. Ulrik Hillaert (Oktober 2007-December 2008) Ulrik is now Medical Manager Belgium-Luxemburg at Actelion.
  • Dr. Radim Nencka (January 2009-February 2010) Since 2010 Radim is head of the Junior Research Team, Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry AS CR, v.v.i., Prague

Former exchange students

  • Damien Veauvy (undergraduate, Lyon01, 2004)
  • Li Qing (undergraduate, 2004-2005, 9 months)
  • Maxime France (undergraduate, Lyon01, 2006, 3 months)
  • Yannick Traversino (undergraduate, Lyon01, 2006, 3 months)
  • Tijana Tomic (undergraduate, University Belgrade, 2006, 3 months)
  • Ajiroghene Thomas (undergraduate, University of Camerino, 2008, 6 months)
  • René Chofor (undergraduate, 2008-2009, 9 months)
  • Dania Giacobbe (PhD student, University of Camerino, 2011, 4 months)
  • Arpit Bhandari (undergraduate, IIT Guwahati, 2011, 3 months)
  • Christina Arizmendi (undergraduate, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, 6 months)
  • Veronica Micozzi (undergraduate, University of Camerino, 2012-2013, 6 months)
  • Himanshu Jain (undergraduate, Bachelor of Chemical Science and technology, IIT Guwahati, 2012, 3 months)
  • Sunil Kataria (undergraduate, MSc Integrated in chemistry IIT Kharagpur, 2012, 3 months)
  • Arianna Zamponi (undergraduate, University of Camerino, 2013, 6 months)
  • Laura Carlini (undergraduate, University of Camerino, 2013, 6 months)
  • Francesca Girotti (undergraduate, honors student, University of Camerino, 2013, 1 months)
  • Kaushik Lakshmivenkata Sake (undergraduate, IIT Guwahati, 2013-2014, 9 months)
  • Till Houben (undergraduate, University of Potsdam, 2014-2015, 6 months)
  • Melissa van de L'Isle (undergraduate, Leiden University, 2016, 5 months)
  • Mirko Scortichini (PhD student, University of Camerino, 2016-2017, 6 months)
  • Bernardo Ercoli (undergraduate, University of Camerino, 2016-2017, 6 months)

Former honour program Students

  • Simon Krols (summer 2016)