University Nice Sophia Antipolis
Uwe Meierhenrich studied chemistry at the Philipps-University Marburg and Bremen University, which are both in Germany. After conducting post-doctoral research at the Max Planck Institute, he moved to the University Nice Sophia Antipolis in France in 2004, which is now part of the newly created excellence Université Côte d’Azur. His research focuses on molecular asymmetry and chirality. He has published over 150 articles, including articles in Nature and Science, as the corresponding author, and he has given 40 invited seminars at top international conferences including conferences at Oxford and Princeton University.