Ernst Awards

Preisträger 2016

Der diesjährige Ernst Award wurde anlässlich der 39. Vortragstagung der Fachgruppe Magnetische Resonanzspektroskopie am 12. September 2016 in Düsseldorf an folgende Preisträger verliehen:


Herrn Christian Hintze, Universität Konstanz für seinen Publikation:
Laser-Induced Magnetic Dipole Spectroscopy
J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 2016, 7, 2204−220

Frau Katharina Märker, CEA Grenoble für ihre Publikation:
A New Tool for NMR Crystallography: Complete 13C/15N Assignment of Organic Molecules at Natural Isotopic Abundance Using DNP-Enhanced Solid-State NMR
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137, 13796−13799

Johannes Wittmann, Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main für seinen Publikation:
Quantification and compensation of the influence of pulse transients on symmetry-based recoupling sequences
Journal of Magnetic Resonance 263 (2016), 7–18



Preisträger 2015

Vergabe des Ernst Awards an Frau Grit Sauer für Ihre Veröffentlichung

Effective PHIP Labeling of Bioactive Peptides Boosts the Intensity of the NMR Signal
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, 53, 12941-12945

Übergabe des Ernst Awards an Frau Grit Sauer
durch Frau
Prof. Dr. Christina Marie Thiele
(Fotograf: Philipp Czechowski (

Vergabe des Ernst Awards an Herrn Dinar Abdullin für seine Veröffentlichung

EPR-Based Approach for the Localization of Paramagnetic Metal Ions in Biomolecules
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2015, 1827-1831

Übergabe des Ernst Awards an Herrn Dinar
Abdullin durch Frau
Prof. Dr. Christina Marie Thiele
(Fotograf: Philipp Czechowski (

Vergabe des Ernst Awards an Herrn Aurélien Bornet für seine Veröffentlichung

Long-Lived States of Magnetically Equivalent Spins Populated by Dissolution-DNP and Revealed by Enzymatic Reactions
Chem. Eur. J. 2014, 20, 17113-17118

Übergabe des Ernst Awards an Herrn Aurélien Bornet durch Frau Prof. Dr. Christina Marie Thiele
(Fotograf: Philipp Czechowski (

Bisherige Preisträger

Jahr Ort Name Institution Titel
2016DüsseldorfChristian HintzeUniversität Konstanz"Laser-Induced Magnetic Dipole Spectroscopy"
J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 2016, 7, 2204−220
Katharina Märker CEA Grenoble"A New Tool for NMR Crystallography: Complete 13C/15N Assignment of Organic Molecules at Natural Isotopic Abundance Using DNP-Enhanced Solid-State NMR"
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137, 13796−13799
Johannes Wittmann Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main"Quantification and compensation of the influence of pulse transients on symmetry-based recoupling sequences"
Journal of Magnetic Resonance 263 (2016) 7–18



Grit Sauer

TU Darmstadt

"Effective PHIP Labeling of Bioactive Peptides Boosts the Intensity of the NMR Signal"
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014,53, 12941 - 12945

Dinar Abdullin

Universität Bonn

"EPR-Based Approach for the Localization of Paramagnetic Metal Ions in Biomolecules"
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2015, 54, 1827 - 1831

Aurelien Bornet

EPFL Lausanne

"Long-Lived States of Magnetically Equivalent Spins Populated
2014BerlinNanette JarenwattananonUCLA

“Thermal maps of gases in heterogeneous reactions”
Nature 502, 537-540 (2013)

Moritz SchmidtUniversity Konstanz“A Genetically Encoded Spin Label for Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Distance Measurements“
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136, 1238−1241
David Schulze-Suenning- hausenKIT

“Rapid Heteronuclear Single Quantum Correlation NMR Spectra at Natural Abundance”
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 136, 2014, 1242-1245

2013Frauen- chiemseeYesu FengDuke University

"Accesing long-lived nuclear singlet states between chemically equivalent spins without breaking symmetry"
Nature Physics 8, 831 (2012)

Lukasz and Mariusz JaremkoMPI Biophysikalische Chemie, Göttingen“Cold denaturation of a protein dimer monitored at atomic resolution”
Nature Chemical Biology 9, 264 (2013)
Franz Schilling
TU München“Tailored real-time scaling of heteronuclear couplings”
J. Magn. Res. 223, 207 (2012)
2012HalleMichael C.D. TaylerUniversity Southampton"Direct enhancement of nuclear singlet order by dynamic nuclear polarization"
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 134, 7668-7671 (2012)
Benno MeierUniversität Leipzig“Eigenmodes in the Long-Time Behavior of a Nuclear Spin System Measured with Nuclear Magnetic Resonance”
Phys. Rev. Lett. 108, 177602 (2012)
Jonathan P. KingUC Berkeley“Optically rewritable patterns of nuclear magnetization in gallium arsenide”
Nature Communications 3, Article number: 918 doi:10.1038/ncomms1918 (2012)
2011FrankfurtIvan Krstić / Robert HänselUniversity Frankfurt“Long Range Distance Measurements on Nucleic Acids in Cells by Pulsed EPR Spectroscopy”
Angew. Chemie 50, 5070-5074 (2011)
Jiři NováčekUniversity Brno“5D 13C-detected experiments for backbone assignment of unstructured proteins with a very low signal dispersion”
J. Biomol. NMR, 50, 1 - 11 (2011)
Michael BraunTU München“Cooperative Pulses“
J. Magn. Reson, 207, 114-123 (2010)
2010MünsterAlexander Krahn / Maria Teresa Türke / Marcel ReeseBruker Biospin Rheinstetten / MPI Biophysikalische Chemie, Göttingen "Shuttle DNP spectrometer with
a two center magnet"
Phys.Chem.Chem.Phys, 12, 5830-5840 (2010)
Renate AuerUniversity Vienna"Pharmacophore Mappping via Cross-Relaxation during adiabatic Fast Passage"
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 132, 1480 – 1481 (2010)
Meike RothMPI f. Polymerforschung, Mainz"Continuous 1H and 13C signal enhancement in NMR and MRI using parahydrogen and hollow fiber membranes"
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 49, 8358–8362 (2010)
2009DresdenAndreas MarxTU Darmstadt"Orientational Properties of
Influence of Molecular Weight and Solvent on Order Parameters of the Solute"
Chem. Eur. J. 15, 254-260 (2009)
Thiery RohmerUniversity Leiden"Light-induced chromophore activity and signal transduction in phytochromes observed by
13-C and 15-N magic-angle spinning NMR"
PNAS 105, 15229-15234 (2008)
2008RegensburgNils LakomekMPI Biophysikalische Chemie, Göttingen"Recognition Dynamics up to Microseconds revealed from an RDC-derived Ubiquitin ensemble in solution"
Science 320, 1471 – 1475 (2008)
Anna DillerUniversity Leiden"15N photochemically induced
dynamic nuclear polarization
magic angle spinning NMR analysis of the electron donor of photosystem II"
PNAS, 104, 12767-12771 (2007)
Christian Ader / Robert SchneiderUtrecht University"A structural Link between inactivation and block of a K+ channel"
Nature - structure and molecular biology, 15, 605 - 612 (2008)
2007GöttingenChristian BeierUniversität Osnabrück"A structure-based simulation approach for electron paramagnetic resonance spectra using molecular and stochastic dynamics simulations”
Biophysical Journal 91, 2647-2664 (2006)
Bela BodeUniversität Frankfurt"Counting the Monomers in Nanometer sized Oligomers with Pulsed Electron-Electron
Double Resonance"
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 129, 6736-6745 (2007)
  Kyryl KobzarTU München"Spin state selective Hadamard encoding during transfer periods using multiple selective CW-HCP"
J. Magn. Res., 186, 228-237 (2007)
 2006TübingenShipra PrakashUniversity Leiden

"Magnetic Field Dependence of
Photosynthetic Reaction Centers of
Rhodobacter Sphaeroides WT"
J. Am. Chem. Soc.  127, 14290–14298 (2005)


Adam LangeMPI Biophysikalische Chemie, Göttingen"Toxin-induced conformational changes in a potassium channel revealed by solid state NMR"
Nature, 440, 959-962 (2006)
 Norman KachelUniversität Regensburg"Observation of intermediate states of the human prion protein by high pressure NMR spectroscopy"
BMC Structural Biology 2006, 6:16
2005MainzBoris FürtigUniversität Frankfurt"Kinetics of Photoinduced RNA
Refolding by Real-Time NMR Spectroscopy"
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 44, 2600-2603 (2005)
Jörg FritscherUniversität Frankfurt"Structure of the nitrogen-centered radical formed during inactivation of E. coli ribonucleotide reductase by 2'-azido-2'-deoxyuridine-5'-diphosphate: trapping of the 3'-ketonucleotide"
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 127, 7729-7738 (2005)
Juan PerloRWTH Aachen“High-Resolution NMR Spectroscopy with a Portable Single-Sided Sensor"
Science 308, 1279-1279 (2005)
2004AachenAnke HoffmannMPI f. Polymerforschung, Mainz"Two-dimensional double-quantum 2H NMR spectroscopy in the solid state under OMAS conditions: correlating 2H chemical shifts with pseudostatic lineshapes“
ChemPhysChem 5, 966-974 (2004)
Marina CarravettaUniversity Stockholm"Protein-induced bonding perturbation in Rhodopsin studied by DQ solid-state NMR“ J. Am. Chem. Soc. 126, 3948–3953 (2004)
Bogdan BuhaiUniversität Ulm“NMR acceleration mapping in percolation model object" J. Magn. Res. 168, 175-185 (2004)
2003LeipzigSorin LucaMPI Biophysikalische Chemie, Göttingen"The conformation of neurotensin bound to its G-protein-coupled receptor"
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., 100, 10706-10711 (2003)
Frank KramerTU München"Efficiency of Homonuclear Hartmann-Hahn and COSY-Type Mixing Sequences in the Presence of Scalar and Residual Dipolar Couplings"
J. Magn. Res. 155, 83-91 (2002)
Sergey IlinUniversität Frankfurt"Γ-HMBC: An NMR Experiment for the Conformational Analysis of the o-Glycosidic Linkage in Glycopeptides"
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 42, 1394-1397 (2003)
2002BremenHeiko NiessenUniversität Bonn"The toroid cavity autoclave for high-pressure and variable-temperature in situ nuclear magnetic resonance studies"
Rev. Sci. Instr. 73, 1259-1266 (2002)
Wolfgang PetiMPI Biophysikalische Chemie, Göttingen"Model-Free Analysis of Protein Backbone Motion from Residual Dipolar Couplings"
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 124, 5822-5833 (2002)
Julia WirmerUniversität FrankfurtMillisecond Time Resolved Photo-CIDNP NMR Reveals a Non-Native Folding Intermediate on the Ion-Induced Refolding Pathway of Bovine alpha-Lactalbumin"
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 40, No. 22, 4248-4251 (2001)
2001WürzburgReto BaderETH ZürichStructure and Dynamics of Micelle-Bound Neuropeptide Y: Comparison with Unligated NPY and Implications for Receptor Selection"
J. Mol. Biol. 305, 307-329 (2001)
Andreas BrinkmannUniversity Stockholm"Symmetry principles in the nuclear magnetic resonance of spinning solids: Heteronuclear recoupling by generalized Hartmann-Hahn sequences"
J. Chem. Phys. 115, 357-384 (2001)
Song-I HanRWTH Aachen"NMR imaging of falling water drops"
Phys. Rev. Lett, 87, 144501 (2001)
2000RegensburgRaimund MarxUniversity Frankfurt"Approaching five-bit NMR quantum computing"
Physical Review A, Vol. 62, 012310 (2000)
Matthias Stoldt / Jens WöhnertIMB Jena"The NMR structure of he 5S rRNA E-domain-protein L25 complex shows preformed and induced recognition"
EMBO Journal Vol. 18, No. 22, 6508 - 6521(1999)
Lukáš TrantírekUniversity Brno"An A-type Double Helix of DNA having B-type puckering of the Deoxyribose Rings"
J. Mol. Biol. 297, 907 - 922 (2000)
1999Würzburg Teresa CarlomagnoUniversität Frankfurt "Transferred Cross-Correlation Relaxation: Application to the Determination of Sugar Pucker in an Aminoacylated tRNA-Mimetic Weakly Bound to EF-Tu"
J. Amer. Chem. Soc. 121, 1945-1948 (1999)


Jan RuffUniversität Würzburg "Magnetic Resonance Microimaging for Noninvasive Quantification of Myocardial Function and Mass in the Mouse "
Magn. Reson. Med. 40, 43-48 (1998)


 Markus SchadeFMP Berlin "Structure-function analysis of the Z-DNA-binding domain Zα of dsRNA adenosine deaminase type I reveals similarity to the α + β) family of helix-turn-helix proteins"
EMBO Journal Vol. 18, No. 2, 470-479 (1999)


1998ObernaiKay SaalwächterMPI f. Polymerforschung, Mainz"Double Quantum NMR Spectroscopy of Rigid Heteronuclear Spin-Systems under Magic Angle Spinning" (Poster)
  Laurent PothuaudOrleans "Quantitative analysis of trabecular bone microstructure using magnetic resonance imaging: Assessment of osteoporosis" (Poster)
  Holger Fischer / Markus DachtlerUniversität Tübingen "C30-bonded phases - synthesis, characterization and application for the separation of carotenoid isomers"

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