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Synthetic Chemistry

Zhou Guangzhao Professorship in Natural Sciences
Professor Chi-Ming CHE   支志明 講座教授
Chair Professor, Head of Department
B.Sc., Ph.D. (HKU); Postdoctoral (Caltech)
Room G01C/505, Chong Yuet Ming Chemistry Building
(852) 2859 2154

Research Topics:   Inorganic and organic synthesis, Green oxidations, Reactive metal-ligand multiple-bonded metal complexes​, C-H functionalizations, Luminescent materials, Self-assembled nanostructured materials, Bioinorganic chemistry, ​Inorganic medicines

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Philip Wong Wilson Wong Professor in Chemistry and Energy
Professor Vivian Wing-Wah YAM   任詠華 講座教授
Chair Professor
B.Sc., Ph.D. (HKU)
Room 504, Chong Yuet Ming Chemistry Building
(852) 2859 2153

Research Topics:   Supramolecular assembly, Luminescence, Excited states, Solar energy research, Functional materials, Molecular materials, Optical memory/resistive memory, Chemosensing & bioimaging, Organic electronics/optoelectronics

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Morningside Professor in Chemical Biology
Professor Dan YANG   楊丹 講座教授
Chair Professor
B.Sc. (Fudan), M.A. (Columbia), Ph.D. (Princeton); Postdoctoral (Harvard)
Room 605, Chong Yuet Ming Chemistry Building
(852) 2859 2159

Research Topics:   Biosensors, Antimicrobial resistance, Oxidative stress, Molecular imaging, Total synthesis

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Norman and Cecilia Yip Professorship in Bioinorganic Chemistry
Professor Hongzhe SUN   孫紅哲 講座教授
Chair Professor
B.Sc. (Huabei); M.Sc. (CAS Wuhan); Ph.D. (London)
Room 304, Chong Yuet Ming Chemistry Building
(852) 2859 8974

Research Topics:   Biosensor, Antibiotics, Metallomics, Metalloproteomics, Integrative biology

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Professor Pauline CHIU   趙寶貽 教授
Professor
B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D (Toronto); Postdoctoral (Columbia)
Room 604, Chong Yuet Ming Chemistry Building, HKU
(852) 2859 8949

Research Topics:   Natural product total synthesis, Synthetic methodology development, Catalysis, Small molecule therapeutics, Medicinal chemistry

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Professor Xuechen LI   李學臣 教授
Professor
B.Sc. (Nankai); M.Sc. (Alberta); Ph.D. (Harvard); Postdoctoral (Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center/Columbia)
Room 603, Chong Yuet Ming Chemistry Building
(852) 2219 4992

Research Topics:   Protein chemical synthesis, Protein chemistry, Chemical glycobiology, Protein bioconjugation, Drugs, Antibiotics, Antibody-drug conjugates antiviral agents, Peptide, Carbohydrate, Natural product, Total synthesis, Peptide modification

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Dr. Xiang David LI   李祥 副教授
Associate Professor
B.Sc. (Fudan); Ph.D. (HKU); Postdoctoral (Rockefeller)
Room 8N-12, Kadoorie Biological Sciences Building
(852) 2299 0777

Research Topics:   Protein-protein interaction, Posttranslational modification, Epigenetics, Chemical proteomics, Target identification

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Dr. Patrick Henry TOY   蔡顯輝 副教授
Associate Professor
B.Sc. (Ohio State); Ph.D. (Wayne State); Postdoctoral (Scripps)
Room 404, Chong Yuet Ming Chemistry Building
(852) 2859 2167

Research Topics:   Synthesis, Catalysis

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Dr. Ho Yu AU-YEUNG   歐陽灝宇 助理教授
Assistant Professor
B.Sc., MPhil (CUHK); Ph.D. (Cambridge); Postdoctoral (UCBerkeley)
Room 503, Chong Yuet Ming Chemistry Building
(852) 2219 4697

Research Topics:   Supramolecular chemistry, Mechanically interlocked molecules, Molecular machines, Molecular recognition, Chemical sensing

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Dr. Jian HE   何健 助理教授
Assistant Professor
B.Sc. (Zhejiang); Ph.D. (Scripps); Postdoctoral (Caltech)
Room 103, Hui Oi Chow Science Building
(852) 3910 2193

Research Topics:   Catalysis, Metal organic frameworks, Photochemistry, Radical chemistry, Polymer chemistry, Artificial enzymes

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Dr. Zhongxing HUANG   黃重行 助理教授
Assistant Professor
B.Sc. (Peking); Ph.D. (Chicago); Postdoctoral (Stanford)
Room 102, Hui Oi Chow Science Building
(852) 3910 2192

Research Topics:   Methodology, Catalysis, Green chemistry, Renewable energy conversion

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Dr. Ying LI   李瑛 助理教授
Assistant Professor
B.Sc. (Tsinghua); Ph.D. (Ilinois); Postdoctoral (UCIrvine)
Room 406, Hui Oi Chow Science Building
(852) 3917 6076

Research Topics:   RNA localization, RNA modification, RNA-protein interaction, Biomaterials

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Dr. Junzhi LIU   劉俊治 助理教授
Assistant Professor
B.Sc. (Hebei); M.Sc. (Sichuan); Ph.D. (Mainz); Postdoctoral (TUDresden)
Room 405, Hui Oi Chow Science Building
(852) 3917 4201

Research Topics:   Organic Synthesis, Polymer Chemistry, Organic Functional Materials, Organic Electronic Devices

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Dr. Edmund Chun Ming TSE   謝俊銘 助理教授
Assistant Professor
B.Sc. (Virginia); Ph.D. (Illinois); Postdoctoral (Caltech)
Room 403, Chong Yuet Ming Chemistry Building
(852) 3917 6076

Research Topics:   Electrocatalysis, Bio​-inspired interfaces, Bioinorganic enyzmes, Self-assembling materials, Renewable energy, Biochemical pathways, Cancer bioinformatics

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Dr. Yufeng WANG   王宇鋒 助理教授
Assistant Professor
B.Sc. (Peking); Ph.D. (NYU); Postdoctoral (MIT)
Room 408, Hui Oi Chow Science Building
(852) 3917 6073

Research Topics:   Soft materials, Polymer, Colloid, Self-assembly

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