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