Chi W. Ong
Chi Wi Ong was born in Malaysia in 1956. He recieved his B.S. degree (honor) in pharmacology and chemistry from the University of Liverpool and Ph.D. degree from University of Cambridge, UK. He then received his postdoc at the Cancer Research Laboratory at the University of Alberta before being recruited to the National Sun Yat University in 1984. He has been the Professor of Chemistry since 1989. Ong research interests are vast and varied and include material chemistry (discotic liquid crystals), medicinal chemistry (anticancer agents), synthetic methodology, and total synthesis. He has acted in the Panel of NSC in Taiwan and was the Chair of the Organic Division and Editiorial board of Pharmacuetical Chemistry, Taiwan. In 2010, he was elected as Fellow of Royal Society in Chemistry(FRSC),UK.
Biography Updated on 8 November 2010