EXPANDING THE BOUNDARIES OF PHOSPHINE CATALYSIS AND THEIR APPLICATIONS
Group News
11/19/19 Jason received an NIH Diversity Supplement.  Congratulations!!!
11/06/19 Andy's paper was published in Angewandte Chemie International Edition [abstract] [pdf]
10/15/19 Welcome visiting scholar Alex Cao from Nankai University!
10/02/19 Welcome first year rotation students Tony Moreno and Joseph Garcia and visiting professor Dr. Xian-Rong Song!
10/01/19 Andy's paper was published in Organic Letters [abstract] [pdf]
08/28/19 Welcome post-doc Zhiqi He!
08/01/19 Welcome first year summer students Allison Hacker and Andrew Salmon!
07/10/19 Andy's paper was published on ChemRxiv [abstract] [pdf]
07/08/19 Welcome first year summer student Nik Burton and undergraduate student Jason Wu!
06/27/19 Aslam's paper was published in Organic Syntheses [abstract] [pdf]
 
06/20/19 Kui's paper was published in Organic Letters [abstract] [pdf]
06/04/19 Lingchao's paper was published in JACS [abstract] [pdf]
05/22/19 Andy was awarded a UCLA Dissertation Year Fellowship [link]
05/16/19 Andy's paper was published in Science  [abstract] [pdf]
04/23/19 Andy was selected to present his research at the 2019 ACS Division of Organic Chemistry Graduate Research Symposium [link]
04/22/19 Aslam's paper was published in Organic Syntheses [abstract] [pdf]
04/09/19 Andy was awarded the Satyan and Vimala Majeti Fellowship for Research in Organic Chemistry [link]
04/03/19 San and Changmin's paper was published in The Journal of Antibiotics [pdf]
03/14/19 Andy's manuscript was accepted in Science!
12/03/18 Welcome visiting scholar Gusein Sadykhov!
11/05/18 Welcome 1st year rotation student Wenjing!
09/27/18 Our comprehensive review on phosphine organocatalysis was published in Chemical Reviews [abstract] [pdf]
09/24/18 Qihai's paper was published in Organic Letters [abstract] [pdf]
09/21/18 Jiannan is off to start his career as a professor! We will miss you very much. Good luck!!!
09/04/18 Welcome visiting scholar Xinyi Wang!
08/17/18 Craig's paper was published in Organic Letters [abstract] [pdf]
08/13/18 Ohyun was awarded the Technology Development Grant from UC CAI [link]
08/08/18 Welcome post-doc Dr. Aslam Shaikh!!!
 
08/06/18 Our Chemical Reviews manuscript was accepted!
08/02/18 Ohyun was awarded the Boehringer Ingelheim Green Chemistry Award for 2018 [link]
07/30/18 Welcome new summer graduate student Mikayla, post-doc Dr. Changmin Xie, and visiting scholar Hao!!!
07/09/18 Welcome new summer graduate students Ernest, Danielle, and Angel!!!
04/25/18 Andy's paper was published in ACS Catalysis [abstract] [pdf
04/11/18 Welcome post-doc Dr. Manisha Swain!
04/09/18 Welcome first year graduate student Jason!
01/23/18 Andy was awarded the Hanson-Dow Excellence in Teaching Award. [link]
01/18/18 Kui and Lingchao's paper was published in Chemical Science [abstract] [pdf]
09/01/17 Welcome to our visiting scholar Yuting Hu from Nankai University!
07/06/17 Jiannan's paper was published in JACS [abstract] [pdf]
07/03/17 Nathan's paper was published in JACC: Basic Translational Science [abstract] [pdf]
06/01/17 Dr.(s) Kui Zhang, Lingchao Cai, Nathan Dupper, and Craig Lee have all filed their theses and are off to new positions. Good luck to everyone!!!
RESEARCH

 

Our research interest lies in the area of development of new methodologies for organic transformations, target oriented synthesis of biologically important natural compounds, and diversity oriented synthesis of natural product-like molecules. 

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