May 2022

Larissa is a visiting scholar from Germany and has recently joined the Brown lab to gain knowledge in C-H functionalization and alkene hydroboration. She received her B.Sc and M.Sc in biomedical chemistry from the Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz and is now a Ph.D candidate in the Frey group. Profound in the field of polyether synthesis and characterization, she aspires to combine the fields of macromolecular and photochemistry to find promising ways for polymer modification. In her free time she enjoys reading, practicing Kendo and playing videogames.

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