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Nov 13 - Our Ni-catalyzed oxidative coupling has been accepted to ACIE; congrats Aaron.
Nov 10 - Kevin defends his PhD thesis. Congrats to Dr. Kou, who will start postdoctoral studies with Richmond Sarpong at UC Berkeley.
Nov 1 - Welcome visiting student, Hannah Hayes from Ireland.
Sept 15 - Welcome visiting student, Devi Ramanoudjame from France.
Sept 11 - Our review on catalysis with carbon dioxide appears in Topics in Catalysis. Congrats, Charles.
Sept 2 - Welcome rotation student, Zhiwei Chen from Queens College.
Sept 1 - We celebrate the group anniversary and wish farewell to Dr. Bennett. Nathan will start as a process chemist at AbbVie. See celebration.
Aug 15 - Our study on the Ru-catalyzed amination of alcohols is in press at JACS; congrats Nate and Zhibin.
Aug 4 - Our study on the activation of non-chelating aldehydes is in press at Chem. Sci.; congrats Stephen and Achim.
July 1 - Welcome summer researchers, Jennifer and Michael.
May 29 - Our study on ketoamide-hydroacylation is in press at JACS. Congrats to Kevin and Diane, whom we surprised with the news. See pictures/video.
May 29 - The group attends the Lee Dinner and cheers as Dan wins a departmental teaching award.
May 28 - Congrats to Greg on accepting a positon at Gilead.
May 28 - Congrats to Van on winning a Pfizer Fellowship.
March 31 - Welcome undergraduate researchers Sarah and Kaitlyn 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.
Feb 1 - Welcome to Dr. Jung-Woo Park, from Yonsei University.
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.
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