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March 31 Welcome undergraduate researcher Sarah and visiting scholar Thomas (from Caen).
March 25 Our study on Ru-macho catalyzed amide synthesis, in honor of Sarah Reisman's Tetrahedron Prize, is in press; congrats Nate and Zhibin.
Feb 24 Our discovery of a Co-catalyzed hydroacylation of dienes is in press at JACS; congrats to Qing-An and Dan.
Jan 31 Our study on the copper-catalyzed transformation of sugars will be published in Chem-A European Journal; congrats I-Hon, Kevin, Diane, and Colin.
Jan 23 Boni defends his thesis; congrats to Dr. Kim who will start postdoctoral work with Professor Miller at Yale University.
Jan 15 Our Rh-catalyzed cross-coupling between aldehydes and vinylphenols is in press at Angewandte ; congrats Stephen and Achim.
Jan 3 Welcome first year graduate students, Alfred Chon (Brandeis U), Faben Cruz (UT Austin), and David George (U Rochester).
Dec 19 In collaboration with Prof Houk, we publish a dynamic kinetic resolution of sulfoxides in JACS; congrats Peter and Kevin.
Dec 6 Dr. von Delius has been awarded the Emmy-Noether-Fellowship, which will fund his group at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg; congrats Max.
Oct 7 Welcome to Dr. Aaron Whittaker (from the University of Washington) and Peter Becker (from Aachen University).
Sept 28 Congrats to Dr. Achim Bruch who has accepted a position as a research scientist at Novaled in Dresden, Germany.
Sep 8-12 The Dong Group will be presenting at Larry Overman's Birthday Symposium at Eli Lilly and the 246th ACS meeting in Indianapolis. Click here to see album.
Aug 5 Welcome to our administrative assistant, Carol Schwartz.
Aug 1 Professor Dong is awarded a JSPS Fellowship and will be lecturing in Japan this fall; congrats Vy.
July 13 The group celebrates its seven-year anniversary and other milestones. See party here.
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