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Ming Chen
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Assistant Professor

Research Areas: Organic

Office: 373 Chemistry Building

179 Chemistry Building
Auburn, AL 36849

Phone: 334-844-3752
E-Mail: mzc0102 at

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Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry, The Scripps Research Institute, Florida
M.S. in Organic Chemistry, Brown University
B.S. in Organic Chemistry, Nanjing University

Research and Teaching Interests

My research will mainly focus on Synthetic Organic Chemistry, specifically in the areas of asymmetric catalysis with transition-metal complexes and total syntheses of bioactive natural products.

Selected Publications

  1. Chen, M.; Hartwig, J. F. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 136, 13972.

  2.  Chen, M.; Hartwig, J. F. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, 53, 12172.

  3. Chen, M.; Hartwig, J. F. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, 53, 8691.

  4. Chen, M.; Roush, W. R. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 9512

  5. Chen, M.; Roush, W. R. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012, 134, 3925.

Last updated: 01/30/2021