Shiyue Fang received his Ph.D. degree from the University of Missouri, St. Louis, Mo, USA, in 2001, and he was Postdoc at Purdue University, West Lafayette, Ind, USA (2001–2004). Fang is an Assistant Professor (2004–2010) in Michigan Technological University, and now he is an Associate Professor in Michigan Technological University since 2010. His research interests are in the areas of organic synthesis, which include synthesis of bioactive molecules and development of synthetic methodology, and nucleic acid chemistry. His current projects include development of nonchromatographic methods for oligonucleotide and peptide purification, design and synthesis of new chiral ligands for asymmetric catalysis, and inventing new systems that are suitable for creating combinatorial libraries of cyclic peptides useful for drug discovery.
Biography Updated on 24 March 2012