Peng defends his Ph.D. Great job and good luck in Overman group at UC Irvine!
Dr. John Sirois joins the group. Welcome John!
Total Synthesis of Goniomitine
Jessica's paper is accepted in Organic Letters. Nice work Jessica!
Chris receives tenure at OSU
Congratulations to the group and thanks for all the hard work!
Jessica defends her Ph.D. Great job and good luck at Stratos Genomics!
David defends his thesis and is off to the Sigman group at Utah. Farewell David!
The Development of Carbon–Carbon Bond Forming Reactions of Aminal Radicals
David's full paper is accepted in Tetrahedron. Nice work David!
Dr. Frank Dyer takes a job at Moses Lake Industries. Good luck Frank!
Synthesis of Bis(indole) Alkaloids from Arundo donax
Jingjin and Drew's paper appears in Angewandte! Nice work guys!
Total Synthesis of Russuphelol
The total synthesis of russuphelol appears in Organic Letters. Great job Quamar!
Farewell Quamar! Good luck at Scripps Florida in the Disney Lab.
Enantioselective synthesis of cavicularin
Peng's paper on the enantioselective synthesis of cavicularin is accepted in Angew. Chem.! Nice work Peng!
Marshall graduates from OSU with his B.S. degree. Good luck at UC Irvine!
Congratulations Dr. Salih
Quamar successfully defends his Ph.D. thesis! Congratulations Dr. Salih!
Dr. Frank Dyer joins the group. Welcome Frank!
Mechanism of Racemization of the DAEHs
Our collaboration with the Cheong group is in OBC.
Reductive Synthesis of Aminal Radicals Paper
Our reductive method to generate aminal radicals is in Org. Lett. Congratulations David and Louis!
The group goes bowling
Group Summer BBQ
The summer group BBQ was held at Avery park this year.
Enantioselective Ullmann Paper
Quamar's enantioselective Ullmann paper is accepted to Organic Letters. Congratulations Quamar!
Dr. Jingjin Chen joins our group. Welcome Jingjin!
Postdoctoral applicants are encouraged to apply by mail only. Email applications will not be considered. Please send a cover letter, research summary, CV, and a sealed letter of recommendation from your doctoral advisor.
Quamar passes his oral exam, nice job!
Jessica passed her orals, nice work!
Garuganin and Garugamblin papers
Congratulations to Zhi-Qiang, Quamar and Ed for the nice work on the JOC article
The Synthesis of Cavicularin is Online. Congratulations Peng!
Aminal Radical Paper
Our Aminal Radical Paper is Online. Congratulations David and Jessica!
Down the Willamette River
Group summer outing this year. Right before we put in.
Scholarships and Awards
Congratulations to Tartar scholarships awardees David and Jessiccs. Congratulations to Quamar for being awarded the Milton Harris fellowship and Peng for being awarded the Benedict Award.
David passed his oral exam. Nice work David!
Quamar's paper is published in Org. Lett. Congratuations Quamar!
Taylor Reeves has won a HHMI scholarship at OSU. Congratulations Taylor!
Taylor Reeves joined our group. Welcome Taylor!
Scholarships and Awards
Congratulations to Tartar scholarships awardees Corey and David. Congratulations to Jessica for being awarded the Milton Harris teaching award.
New group members
11/01/11 Drew Ferriera joined our group.
10/01/11 Zhi-Qiang Zhu joined our group.
Our first paper is published online in J. Org. Chem. Congratulations Sam!
Welcome the new Graduate Students
Three new group members, Edward, Zhenhua, and Peng have joined the group.
Here is the link to the inventory.
Annual Group B.B.Q.
The Annual Group BBQ was held at Avery park.
Congratulations to Corey, David and Jessica for being awarded the Tartar Fellowship.
New Website Launch!
We've just launched a new website to keep you informed of new updates and how our research is progressing. Check out the "Join" page if you're interested in joining this research group.