synthetic organic, physical organic, and bioorganic chemistry
Vlad defended his PhD dissertation like a boss! The MJA Lab is very proud of his work and presentation.
Sami gave an outstanding defense of his PhD dissertation, and for his efforts he will be addressed as Dr. henceforth!
MJA has joined the Faculty of Science at Ryerson University as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemistry & Biology.
Congratulations to Brian for successfully defending his PhD...soon to North Carolina!
Congratulations to Ted for successfully defending his Master’s thesis...soon to Colorado!
“1-Hydrosilatrane: a locomotive for efficient ketone reductions” - also featured on the cover with original artwork by former MJA lab undergraduate Jesse Mai!
Sami and Vlad made their way to Portland, OR for the 47th Silicon Symposium and presented the group’s work on reduction using silatranes.
“Extended Aromatic and Heteroaromatic Ring Systems in the Chalcone–Flavanone Molecular Switch Scaffold” in JOC now.
MJA lab undergraduates Paolo Suating and Joe Hurley are done with NIU and officially off to graduate school! Paolo will be pursuing his Ph.D. at Tulane University, and Joe will be chasing his at Florida State.
MJA Lab undergraduate Drew Donnally was presented the Outstanding Sophomore Award at the annual NIU Chem Club Banquet.