Laboratory of Organic Synthesis and Catalysis

Aiming for faster, cleaner synthesis


We are interested in developing new catalytic reactions for organic synthesis. Find out more about our research interests here.


Find out more about our research by taking a look at our papers. Our publications can be accessed here.

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Recent News

Welcome to Connor

The group welcomes new PhD student Connor Yap, who joins us as…

Welcome to Shaoqun

The group welcomes new postdoc Shaoqun Zhu.

New catalytic enantioselective Michael cyclization paper

Congratulations to Alan, Amaël, Darryl, and Iain, whose catalytic enantioselective synthesis of…

New Rh(II)-catalyzed direct arylation paper

Congratulations to Dan and Dave, whose rhodium-catalyzed direct arylation of 5-diazobarbituric acids…