Intranet Fakultät für Chemie und Pharmazie

Prof. i.R. Dr. Ingo-Peter Lorenz
Coordination- and Organometallic Chemistry of Transition Metals


Prof. Dr. Ingo-Peter Lorenz
Department Chemie
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
Butenandtstr. 5-13, Haus D
81377 München



  • Aziridines: Metal-coordination and -mediated reactions
  • Novel mono- and bidentate heterocyclic N, E-ligands (E = N', P, As, Te) for transition metals as tools for catalytic reactions
  • Coordination chemistry of urea and hydrazine derivatives


  • Studied chemistry at Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • 1972 PhD, Erlangen
  • 1978 Habilitation, Tübingen
  • 1978-85 Privatdozent
  • 1985-1992 Apl. Professor, Tübingen
  • 1992-2009 Professor (C3), LMU München
  • since 2009 emeritus

Wichtige Publikationen

  • Metal-mediated ring opening reaction of two aziridines to give 1,2-aminoaziridinoethane ligands, C. Krinninger, J. C. Ruiz, H. Noeth and I.-P. Lorenz, Z. Anorg. Allg. Chemie, 2007, 633, 835-840.
  • Synthesis, Structures and Comparison of Neutral Complexes Formed by 2-(2'- Pyridyl)indole with d6 Transition Metals, B. Neumann, C. Krinninger, I.-P. Lorenz, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2007, 472-480.
  • Cytotoxic effect, differentiation, inhibition of growth and crystal structure of N,N-donor ligand and its platinum(II), palladium(II) and copper(II) complexes, M. Miernicka, A. Szulawska, M. Czyz, I.-P. Lorenz, P. Mayer, B. Karwowski and E. Budzisz, J. Inorg. Biochem., 2008, 102, 157-165.