Latest Group News

March 25, 2022

Congratulations to Yueyao, Jesse and Yun for their "Hot Paper" in Angewandte Chemie!

Title: Chemoselective and Diastereoselective Intramolecular (3+2) Cycloadditions of Epoxy and Aziridinyl Enolsilanes

December 17, 2021

Congratulations to Siyuan, Stephan, Johnny and Zhuo, for the new paper in the Journal of Organic Chemistry!

Title: Copper-Catalyzed Reductive IrelandClaisen Rearrangements of Propargylic Acrylates and Allylic Allenoates

July 13, 2021

Congratulations to Yongjie for his new paper in Organic Letters!

Title: Copper-Catalyzed Enantioselective 1,2-Reduction of Cycloalkenones

July 02, 2021

Welcome to our new research assistant, Cyrus!

April 01, 2021

Welcome to our new undergraduate student, Billy!

January 01, 2021

Welcome to our new graduate student, Yinuo Zheng!

October 17, 2020

Congratulations to Fan Hu for a Poster Prize at The 27th Symposium on Chemistry Postgraduate Research in Hong Kong!

Our first Postgraduate Virtual Symposium. There were many visits to Fan's poster.


September 23, 2020

Congratulations to Yuhin and Yun for getting the Best TA awards in 2020!

It was a difficult year for teaching--but you delivered! Warm congratulations!

September 01, 2020

Welcome to our new graduate student, Qin Han Teo, and our FYP student, Hao Chen!

Qin Han is the recipient of a Hong Kong Postgraduate Fellowship.

September 25, 2019

Congratulations to Yueyao Chen for getting an award at the Junior Asian Core Program Conference!

Yueyao won an award for her oral presentation! Great work!

September 01, 2019

Welcome to our new graduate student, Chuck Zihao Chen, and our FYP student, Michael Lee!

August 27, 2019

Congratulations to Yuhin and Yueyao for getting the Best TA awards in 2019!

January 18, 2019

Congratulations to Fan and Jerome for their recent review paper in Synthesis Golden Anniversary Issue! ​

Title: Pyrroles as Dienes in (4+3) Cycloadditions

January 01, 2019

Prof. Chiu is Associate Editor of Organic Letters!

Starting 2019, Prof. Chiu is one of the new Associate Editors of the ACS journal, Organic Letters. The impact factor of Organic Letters is 6.091. ​