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Synthesis of Bioactive Terpenoids

来源:研究生院  作者:张铎     日期:2019/3/12 14:21:23   点击数:439  

时间:2019-03-15 10:30

地点:九里校区电气馆3609会议室

报告人:Vanderwal

 

讲座时间:2019年3月15日(星期五)上午10:30

讲座地点:九里校区电气馆3609会议室

主讲人:Prof. Christopher D. Vanderwal

        Department of Chemistry, University of California Irvine

主讲人简介:

 

Chris Vanderwal was born in Germany (to Canadian parents). At the age of nearly five, young Chris moved with his parents to Ottawa, Canada, where he attended school, up to and including university. He received his Bachelor of Science degree (biochemistry) from the University of Ottawa in 1995, and then moved to Montreal for an internship in the Medicinal Chemistry Department at the Merck-Frosst Centre for Therapeutic Research. He returned to the University of Ottawa for a Master of Science degree in organic chemistry, which he earned working with Professor Tony Durst. In 1998, Chris moved to sunny San Diego, where he studied under the supervision of Professor Erik Sorensen at The Scripps Research Institute. In addition to obtaining his Doctor of Philosophy degree at Scripps (2003), Chris also met his wife, Danielle Soenen, a classmate who received her doctorate working with Professor Dale Boger. Chris and Danielle then moved back to the cold, as he studied asymmetric catalysis with Professor Eric Jacobsen as a Jane Coffin Childs Postdoctoral Fellow at Harvard University. His work in the Jacobsen group involved the enantioselective addition of oxygen-centered nucleophiles to conjugate acceptors. Chris enthusiastically joined the Chemistry Department faculty at UC Irvine in 2005. Chris and Danielle are happy to be in sunny southern California once again, where they live with their son, daughter, dog, and turtle. In 2011, Chris was promoted to Associate Professor of Chemistry with tenure, and was named a UCI Chancellor’s Faculty Fellow. In 2013, Chris was promoted to Professor.

讲座题目:Synthesis of Bioactive Terpenoids

讲座内容:Christopher教授将介绍其课题组近年来在萜类化合物的全合成及其药物化学方面的研究进展。

 

主办:研究生院

承办:生命科学与工程学院

 

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