19th Tetrahedron Symposium

Speaker

Jieping Zhu, EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland

Jieping Zhu Jieping Zhu Received BS from Hangzhou Normal University and MS degree from Lanzhou University (P. R. China) under the guidance of Professor Li Yulin. He received his Ph.D. degree from University Paris XI, France under the supervision of Professor H.-P. Husson and Pr. J. C. Quirion. After a post-doctoral stay with Professor Sir D. H. R. Barton at Texas A & M University in USA, he was nominated as ChargĂ© de Recherche in the “Institut de Chimie des Substances Naturelles”, CNRS (France) and was promoted to Director of Research in 2000. He moved to Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne, Switzerland in September 2010 as a full professor. Total synthesis of natural products, the design of novel domino and multicomponent reactions and catalytic enantioselective transformations are his main research interests. He has published over 300 research papers and co-edited two books.

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