Professor Walter Leitner

RWTH Aachen
Lehrstuhl für Technische Chemie und Petrolchemie
Sammelbau Chemie
Room: 38B 420
Worringerweg 1
52074 Aachen

About Walter Leitner:

He is Scientific Director, "CAT - Catalytic Center", RWTH Aachen University, Bayer Materials Science und Bayer Technology Services


Latest Publications:

A Fully Integrated Continuous-Flow System.....

Full title: A Fully Integrated Continuous-Flow System for Asymmetric Catalysis: Enantioselective Hydrogenation with Supported Ionic Liquid Phase Catalysts Using Supercritical CO2 as the Mobile Phase

U. Hintermair, G. Franciò, W. Leitner Chem.Eur.J., 2013, 19,4538-4547.

Ruthenium-Catalysed Direct Methylation........

Full title: Ruthenium-Catalysed Direct Methylation of Primary and Secondary Aromatic Amines using Carbon Dioxide and Molecular Hydrogen

K. Beydoun, T. vom Stein, J. Klankermayer, W. Leitner Angew. Chem. 2013, DOI: 10.1002, in press

Carbon Dioxide as C1-Building Block..........

Full title: Carbon Dioxide as C1-Building Block for the Formation of Carboxylic Acids via Formal Catalytic Hydrocarboxylation

T.G. Ostapowicz, M. Schmitz, M. Krystof, J. Klankermayer, W. Leitner Angew. Chem. 2013, in press

Contact details:


Direct phone: +49-241 80 264 80

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