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(Mar. 21) Metal-Catalyzed C-F Bond Activation via Fluorine Elimination

Last updated :2019-03-18

Topic: Metal-Catalyzed C-F Bond Activation via Fluorine Elimination
Speaker: Prof. Junji Ichikawa
(University of Tsukuba)
Host: Professor ZHOU Lei
Time: 10:00-11:30 am, Thursday, March 21, 2019
Venue: A402, Fulan Academic Center, Fong Shing Hall, Guangzhou South Campus, SYSU

Speaker’s CV:
Education:
1977-1981 Department of Chemistry, The University of Tokyo
1981-1985 Department of Chemistry, The University of Tokyo

Research and Professional Experience:
1985-1991 Assistant Professor, Kyushu University
1989-1990 Postdoctoral Research Associate, Harvard University (USA)
1991-1993 Lecturer, Kyushu Institute of Technology
1993-1999 Associate Professor, Kyushu Institute of Technology
1999-2007 Associate Professor, The University of Tokyo
2004 Visiting Professor, Department of Chemistry, University Louis Pasteur
2007-present Professor, University of Tsukuba

Awards:
The Nippon Kasei Chemical Award in Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Japan (1991), Progress Award in Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Japan (1994), The Daiichi Pharmaceutical Award in Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Japan (1996), The Chemical Society of Japan Award for Creative Work (2015), Synthetic Organic Chemistry Award, Japan (2018)