Prof. Richard Hoogenboom
Supramolecular Chemistry Group, Ghent University, Belgium
Prof. Richard Hoogenboom is heading the Supramolecular Chemistry (SC) group that was founded based on his BOF-ZAP appointment as associate professor in 2010 (full professor since 2014). The research of the SC-group focuses on adaptive and responsive materials based on stimuli-responsive polymers, supramolecular polymers, and poly(2-oxazoline)s. Prof. Hoogenboom has published more than 350 refereed scientific articles that received 15,000+ citations (h-index 58) and he is currently associate editor for European Polymer Journal and Australian Journal of Chemistry. Prof. Hoogenboom is the recipient of the inaugural RSC Polymer Chemistry award (2015), the PI IUPAC young investigator award (2016), the Prometheus award for research from Ghent University (2016) and the ACS Macromolecules/Biomacromolecules Young Investigator award (2017).