|2015||EuChemMS Lecture Award|
|2015||Elected as member of International Academy of Quantum Molecular Science|
|2004–07||Member of Research Council of Swiss National Science Foundation|
|2004||Dirac medal for “outstanding computational chemist in the world under the age of 40” from the World Association of Theoretically Orientated Chemists|
Conversation with Ursula Röthlisberger, October 19, 2015
When did your interest in natural sciences begin?
As a young person, I found it difficult to choose my favorite topic because I loved doing everything, but I liked philosophy and the exactness of science particularly. I was drawn to the fact that these subjects enable you to understand the world. In addition, my sister had studied chemistry already, and ...