Sigman Group in the Press


July 2017

Nick Race's report in JACS was featured in Organic Chemistry Highlights .

March 2017

The Sigman group's work in collaboration with the Sanford group on redox-active electrolytes for flow batteries was featured on the cover of JACS and was highlighted in C&E News.

The Sigman group's work on non-covalent interactions was discussed in Forbes. 

January 2017

Nick Race's report in JACS was highlighted in Synfacts.

Harsh Patel's report in JACS was highlighted in Synfacts.

Matthew Sigman is featured in C&E News for receiving the ACS award for creative work in synthetic organic chemistry.

December 2016

Nick Race's report in JACS was highlighted in C&E News

November 2016

Celine Santiago’s report in JACS was highlighted in JACS Spotlights. 

April 2016

David Hickey and David Schiedler's report in JACS was highlighted in JACS Spotlights.

Anat Milo’s report in JACS was highlighted in JACS Spotlights.

January 2016

Spotlight on Recent JACS Publications included David Hickey's recent publication in J. Am. Chem. Soc.

August 2015

Harsh Patel's recent publication in J. Am. Chem. Soc. was highlighted in "Some Item's of Interest to Process R&D Chemists and Engineers" published 8/13/15 in Org. Process Res. Dev.

March 2015

Anat Milo's recent publication in Science was highlighted in a Nature Chemistry article by James Hennessy entitled "Asymmetric synthesis: Catalysis exposed," published online 3/24/15.

February 2015

Anat Milo's recent publication in Science was highlighted C&EN,, News Wise, Science Daily, and in this Perspective: Lu, T.; Wheeler, S. E.Harnessing weak interactions for enantioselective catalysis,” Science, 2015, 347, 719-720.  See the University of Utah's press release for additional information.

January 2015

Anat Milo's report featured in Nature in March 2014 was selected by Chemicals Technology as one of the biggest Chemicals Technology stories of 2014

March 2014

Anat Milo's report in Nature was featured on the University of Utah website, in C&E News, and on the following science websites: Science360,, Eureka!Science News, Science 2.0, Laboratory Equipment, Science Codex, EurekAlert, Phys.Org, Newswise, Chemicals Technology, Daily News.

The Sigman group put together a short video about why they love chemistry!

August 2013

Congratulations to Elizabeth Bess and Anat Milo for winning the IUPAC Poster Prize and to Vaneet Saini for winning the Strem Poster Prize at this year's OMCOS conference!

December 2012

Erik Werner's report in Science was featured in the Perspectives section of Science and in C&E News.

October 2011

Kaid Harper's report in Science was featured in the Perspectives section of Science, on the University of Utah home page, in the Deseret News, and in C&E News.

December 2010

Erik Werner's paper in JACS was highlighted in the December 2010 issue of Synfacts.

August 2009

Brian Michel's paper in the Journal of the American Chemical Society was highlighted in the August 2009 issue of Synfacts.

July 2008

Susi Podhajsky's paper in Organometallics was mentioned in Carmen Drahl's article "Hydrochlorination Reformation" in the July 14, 2008 edition of Chemical & Engineering News.

July 2007

The Tetrahedron review, Metal-Catalyzed Aerobic Alcohol Oxidations, was a top-50 most downloaded article in 2006.

May 2007

Catalyst Acidity Sets Enantioselectivity Chem. & Eng. News 2007, 85 (21), 31.

Science, Editor's Choice Chemistry 2007, 316, 1257.

April 2007

Accounts of Chemical Research Most Cited Articles: 2006

November 25, 2005

Two-Handed Catalysis Science, Editor's Choice Chemistry 2005, 310, 1247

April 29, 2005

Cover of the Journal of Organic Chemistry Volume 70, Number 9

January 17, 2003

Ni-Mediatied Splitting of Dioxygen Science, Editor's Choice Chemistry 2003, 299, 313

Last Updated: 3/21/18