Junjia Liu

Eastman Chemical Company, USA

Junjia Liu received his master degree in chemistry from Princeton Universty in 2008, and he is currently a ph.d candidate in Princeton University under the supervision of Prof. Erik J. Sorensen. He has broad interests in chemistry and related interdisciplinary fields, such as biology, biochemistry, material science and engineering; and his ph.d. thesis is focused on natural products synthesis. Key words: chemical education, organic chemistry, synthesis, natural product, olefin metathesis, NHK (Nozaki–Hiyama–Kishi reaction), Green chemistry, chemical biology, biological chemistry, biophysical chemistry, polymer, macromolecules, material science and engineering, carbon fiber, polyhedral oligomeric silsesquioxane, fluorine, cascade reaction, enantioselectivity, organocatalyst, organocatalytic, Saegusa oxidation, Nagata addition, Suzuki coupling, Michael reaction, Henry reaction, pleuromutilin, tiamulin, mutilin, anti-TB, tuberculosis, drugs, selectophore, molecularly imprinted polymer (MIP), glassy carbon electrode, amidine, imidazoline, imidazole, thiourea, oxidation of sulfides, Horner-Wadsworth-Emmons olefination, Knoevenagel condensation, Eschenmoser methenylation, Baylis-Hillman reaction, Birch Reduction, Cannizzaro reaction, Claisen rearrangement, Cope rearrangement, Dess-Martin Oxidation, Diels-Alder Cycloaddition, enyne metathesis, Luche reduction, Mitsunobu Reaction, oxy-cope rearrangement, Stetter reaction, Weinreb ketone synthesis, Wittig reaction, Tebbe olefination

Biography Updated on 9 June 2014