Brown Lab at Indiana University

 

Group News:


June 2016: Post-doctoral researcher Nathan from the Forsyth group at The Ohio State University joins the group, Welcome!!!!!


May 2016: Chris and Wei earn their PhDs. Good luck at Lubrizol, Chris!!!!! Good luck at Cornell with Geoff Coates, Wei!!!!!


May 2016: Professor Brown has received an Amgen Young Investigator Award, Congrats!!!!!!


February 2016: Mike’s paper on Lewis acid catalyzed Diels-Alder cycloadditions between aryl allenes and acrylates has been accepted to Tetrahedron, as a special issue to honor Professor Neil Garg’s receipt of the Tetrahedron Young Investigator Award, Congrats!!!!


January 2016: Chris’s collaborative paper on the synthesis of Hippolachnin A has been accepted to JACS!!!! Many thanks to Prof. John Wood and Monica McCallum (Baylor University)!!!!


January 2016: The Brown group has been awarded an NSF CAREER grant for Cu-catalyzed cross-coupling!!


November 2015: Wei’s paper on the catalytic enantioselective diarylation of alkenes has been accepted to JACS, Congrats!!!!!!!!


September 2015: Katie passes her Candidacy Exam, Congrats!!!!


September 2015: Emily, Chen, Chris, Adam S., and Adam N.’s paper on arylketenes has been accepted as an invited article for Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry’s “New Talent Issue”, Congrats!!!!


July 2015: The Brown group has been awarded a second NIH R01 grant for our work on [2+2] cycloadditions!!!! Great Job Everyone!!!!


May 2015: Yao and Mike’s review on catalytic enantioselective [2+2] cycloadditions has been accepted to ANGEW, Congrats!!!!!!!!


April 2015: Katie receives the E. Campaigne C500 Award, Congrats!!!!!


April 2015: The Brown group has been awarded an NIH R01 grant for our work on stereoselective cross coupling!!


March 2015: Prof Brown and Chris have received the McCormick Science Grant for 2015, Congrats!!


March 2015: Mike and Yao’s paper on catalytic enantioselective [2+2] cycloadditions has been accepted to JACS, Congrats!!!!!


February 2015: Katie and Kevin’s paper on diastereoselective synergistic catalysis has been accepted to ANGEW, Congrats!!!!!


February 2015: Prof Brown has been named a 2015 Sloan Research Fellow, Congrats!!!!!!


September 2014: Allison, Stephen, and Chen begin their C500 projects.


September 2014: Chris’ paper on the total synthesis of gracilioether F has been accepted to ANGEW, Congrats!!!


September 2014: Wei’s paper on copper catalyzed diarylation of alkenes has been accepted to JACS, Congrats!!!!!


September 2014: Chris’ paper (in collaboration with the Tantillo group) has been accepted to Org. Lett., Congrats!!!


July 2014: The “Smells like Nano” Exhibit is currently live at Wonderlab!!!


July 2014: Kevin, Katie, and Wei’s paper has been accepted to Chem. Eur. J., Congrats!!!!


July 2014: Emily has accepted a position at Aptuit SSCI, Good Luck!


June 2014: The Brown group has been awarded an ACS PRF grant.


June 2014: Prof Brown receives a Trustees Teaching Award, Congrats!!!!!


June 2014: Welcome summer student Stephen!!!!!


June 2014: Welcome summer student Allison!!!!!


May 2014: Yiqing, Wei, and Kevin’s paper has highlighted in Synfacts, Congrats!!


May 2014: Tom Golarz joins the group. Welcome!


May 2014: Congrats to Adam Spitz on his acceptance to Albert Einstein School of Medicine!!!!


May 2014: Adam Nichols has accepted an offer at Eli Lilly and Company, Congrats!!!


January 2014: Yiqing, Wei, and Kevin’s paper has been accepted to ANGEW, Congrats!!!!!!!


December 2013:  Katie officially joins the lab. Welcome!


December 2013:  Brittany passes her Candidacy Exam, Congrats!!!!!


October 2013: Wei and Chris pass their Candidacy Exams, Congrats!!!!


June 2013: Wei and Yan’s paper has been highlighted in Synfacts as a “Synfact of the month”, Congrats!!


June 2013: Welcome summer student Katie Logan!!!!!


April 2013: Chris receives the E. Campaigne C500 Award, Congrats!!!!!


April 2013: Adam Nichols receives the IU STARS Summer Research Scholarship, Congrats!!!


March 2013: Chris’s paper has been highlighted in Synfacts, Congrats!


March 2013: Adam Spitz receives the Sturdevant Summer Scholarship, Congrats!!!


February 2013: Wei and Yan’s paper on the synthesis of tetrasubstituted alkenes has been accepted to Org Lett, Congrats!!!!


February 2013: Yiqing Zhou joins the group. Welcome!


January 2013: Adam Nichols and Adam Spitz join the lab. Welcome!


January 2013: Chris’s paper on Lewis acid promoted ketene-alkene cycloadditions has been accepted to JACS, congrats!


December 2012: Prof Brown receives the Thieme Chemistry Journal Award, congrats!


October 2012: Kevin, Mike, and Yao start their C500 projects.


July 2012: Welcome summer students Sarah and Mike!


May 2012:  Wei, Chris, Brittany, and Emily officially join the Brown lab!!


December 2011:  Wei, Chris, Brittany, and Emily start their C500 projects.


November 2011:  The Brown Lab moved to its new lab space. 


September 2011:  Welcome post-doc Yan!


August 2011:  Welcome summer student Wei!


July 2011: Welcome summer students Chris and Brittany!


July 2011:  Research begins in the Brown lab!!

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