Jae Nyoung Kim0000-0002-1535-0981
Jae Nyoung Kim was born in 1960 in Seoul, Republic of Korea. He received his B. S. degree from Seoul National University in 1984, his M. S. degree in 1986 and his Ph.D. degree in 1992 from Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology. After spending 10 years as a Senior Research Scientist at Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology (1984-1994), he joined Chonnam National University as an Assistant Professor of organic chemistry in 1995. Currently, he is a Full Professor of organic chemistry at the same university. He received Tetrahedron Most Cited Paper 2003-2006 Award with Tetrahedron 2003, 59, 385-390, Tetrahedron Most Cited Paper 2005-2008 Award with Tetrahedron 2005, 61, 1493-1499, Tetrahedron Letters Most Cited Paper 2003-2006 Award with Tetrahedron Letters 2003, 44, 6737-6740, and Tetrahedron Letters Most Cited Paper 2005-2008 Award with Tetrahedron Letters 2005, 46, 4859-4863. He is a recipient of the Award for the Advancement of Science (2000) from the Korean Chemical Society. He is a recipient of the Award for Excellent Research Paper (2006) from the Korean Chemical Society. He is a recipient of the Great Yong-Bong Academic Award (2006) from Chonnam National University. His current research interests are mainly focused on the chemical transformations of Baylis-Hillman adducts using metal catalysts.
Biography Updated on 9 January 2011