Graduate Students

    Eric Alexy [G4] - ealexy@caltech.edu    B.S., North Carolina State Univ. 2015 (with Prof. Jonathan Lindsey)    NSF Predoctoral Fellow

Eric Alexy [G4] - ealexy@caltech.edu

B.S., North Carolina State Univ. 2015 (with Prof. Jonathan Lindsey)

NSF Predoctoral Fellow

Jiajun Du [G2] - jddu@caltech.edu

Visiting from the lab of Prof. Lu Wei

B.S. Zhejiang University 2017

    Tyler Fulton [G3] - tfulton@caltech.edu    B.S., M.S., Bucknell University 2016 (with Prof. Mike Krout)

Tyler Fulton [G3] - tfulton@caltech.edu

B.S., M.S., Bucknell University 2016 (with Prof. Mike Krout)

    Elizabeth Goldstein [G5] - egoldste@caltech.edu    B.A., Coe University 2014 (with Prof. Mark Banaszak Holl [UMichigan])    NSF Predoctoral Fellow

Elizabeth Goldstein [G5] - egoldste@caltech.edu

B.A., Coe University 2014 (with Prof. Mark Banaszak Holl [UMichigan])

NSF Predoctoral Fellow

Nick Hafeman [G2] -nhafeman@caltech.edu

B.S., University of Ilinois at Chicago 2016 (with Prof. Duncan Wardrop)

    Aurapat "Fa" Ngamnithiporn [G4] - angamnit@caltech.edu    B.S., Carleton College 2015 (with Prof. Gretchen Hofmeister & Prof. David Alberg)

Aurapat "Fa" Ngamnithiporn [G4] - angamnit@caltech.edu

B.S., Carleton College 2015 (with Prof. Gretchen Hofmeister & Prof. David Alberg)

    Zainab Al Saihati [G4] - zalsaiha@caltech.edu    Joint with Prof. Bob Grubbs    B.S., UT Austin 2012 (with Prof. Kallie Willets)

Zainab Al Saihati [G4] - zalsaiha@caltech.edu

Joint with Prof. Bob Grubbs

B.S., UT Austin 2012 (with Prof. Kallie Willets)

    Carina Jette [G4] - cjette@caltech.edu    B.S., UC Santa Barbara 2015 (with Prof. Bruce Lipshutz)    NSF Predoctoral Fellow

Carina Jette [G4] - cjette@caltech.edu

B.S., UC Santa Barbara 2015 (with Prof. Bruce Lipshutz)

NSF Predoctoral Fellow

    Ky (Van) Nguyen [G2] - kvnguyen@caltech.edu @caltech.edu    B.S. Chemistry, Hanoi University of Science, 2015

Ky (Van) Nguyen [G2] - kvnguyen@caltech.edu @caltech.edu

B.S. Chemistry, Hanoi University of Science, 2015

    Alexander Sun [G5 MD/PhD student] - awsun90@caltech.edu    B.A., M.Sc., University of Pennsylvania 2012 (with Prof. Amos Smith & Prof. David Tyler [UOregon])    Ruth L. Kirchstein NIH NRSA Predoctoral Fellow

Alexander Sun [G5 MD/PhD student] - awsun90@caltech.edu

B.A., M.Sc., University of Pennsylvania 2012 (with Prof. Amos Smith & Prof. David Tyler [UOregon])

Ruth L. Kirchstein NIH NRSA Predoctoral Fellow

    Jiaming Li [G5] - jmli@caltech.edu    Joint with Prof. Bob Grubbs    B.S., Zhejiang University 2014 (with Prof. Ping Lu and Prof. Yanguang Wang)

Jiaming Li [G5] - jmli@caltech.edu

Joint with Prof. Bob Grubbs

B.S., Zhejiang University 2014 (with Prof. Ping Lu and Prof. Yanguang Wang)

    Chris Reimann [G4] - creimann@caltech.edu    B.S., Univ. of Southern California 2015 (with Prof. Nicos Petasis)

Chris Reimann [G4] - creimann@caltech.edu

B.S., Univ. of Southern California 2015 (with Prof. Nicos Petasis)

    Austin Wright [G5] - awright@caltech.edu    B.S., Penn State University 2014 (with Prof. Steve Weinreb)

Austin Wright [G5] - awright@caltech.edu

B.S., Penn State University 2014 (with Prof. Steve Weinreb)

    Steven Loskot [G5] - sloskot@caltech.edu    B.S., Seattle University 2014 (with Prof. Joe Langenhan)

Steven Loskot [G5] - sloskot@caltech.edu

B.S., Seattle University 2014 (with Prof. Joe Langenhan)

    David Schuman [G5] - dschuman@caltech.edu    B.S., University of Wisconsin, Madison 2014 (with Prof. Shannon Stahl)

David Schuman [G5] - dschuman@caltech.edu

B.S., University of Wisconsin, Madison 2014 (with Prof. Shannon Stahl)

 

Postdoctoral Scholars

  Dr. Emma Lee Baker-Tripp -    ebake@caltech.edu     Ph.D. UCLA, 2018, Prof. Neil Garg    Total Synthesis of  N -Methylwelwitindolinone B Isothiocyanate and Nickel-Catalyzed Reactions of Amide Derivatives    B.A. Chemistry, Grinnell College, 2013    Ruth L. Kirchstein NIH NRSA Postdoctoral Fellow

Dr. Emma Lee Baker-Tripp - ebake@caltech.edu

Ph.D. UCLA, 2018, Prof. Neil Garg

Total Synthesis of N-Methylwelwitindolinone B Isothiocyanate and Nickel-Catalyzed Reactions of Amide Derivatives

B.A. Chemistry, Grinnell College, 2013

Ruth L. Kirchstein NIH NRSA Postdoctoral Fellow

    Dr. Marchello Cavitt - cavitt@caltech.edu Ph.D. Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015 Prof. Stefan France     "Stress Relief: Exercising Lewis Acid Catalysis for Donor-Acceptor Cyclopropane Ring-opening Annulations, A Basis for New Reaction Methodologies"     M.S. Chemistry, University of Michigan, 2009 B.S. Chemistry, University of Louisville, 2007    California Alliance for Graduate Education Postdoctoral (AGEP) Fellowship

Dr. Marchello Cavitt - cavitt@caltech.edu Ph.D. Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015 Prof. Stefan France

"Stress Relief: Exercising Lewis Acid Catalysis for Donor-Acceptor Cyclopropane Ring-opening Annulations, A Basis for New Reaction Methodologies"

M.S. Chemistry, University of Michigan, 2009 B.S. Chemistry, University of Louisville, 2007

California Alliance for Graduate Education Postdoctoral (AGEP) Fellowship

Dr. Sebastian Lackner slackner@caltech.edu

Ph.D. Georg-August-University Göttingen, 2016, Prof. Lutz Ackermann

"Nickel-Catalyzed Secondary Alkylations and Fluoroalkylations via C–H Activation"

M.Sc. Chemistry, Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich, 2011

B.Sc. Chemistry and Biochemistry, Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich, 2012

DFG Research Fellowship

  Dr. Julian West     jgwest@caltech.edu     Joint with Prof. Harry Gray    Ph.D. Princeton University, 2017, Prof. Erik Sorensen    “New Reactions Via Earth Abundant Element Photocatalysis”    B.Sc. (Hons) Chemistry, University of British Columbia, 2013    Ruth L. Kirchstein NIH NRSA and Resnick Postdoctoral Fellow

Dr. Julian West

jgwest@caltech.edu

Joint with Prof. Harry Gray

Ph.D. Princeton University, 2017, Prof. Erik Sorensen

“New Reactions Via Earth Abundant Element Photocatalysis”

B.Sc. (Hons) Chemistry, University of British Columbia, 2013

Ruth L. Kirchstein NIH NRSA and Resnick Postdoctoral Fellow

  Dr. Eric Welin - ewelin@caltech.edu    Ph.D. Princeton University, 2015, Prof. David MacMillan    "New Concepts in Catalysis: The Development of Photoredox Catalysis as a Powerful Synthetic Tool"    B.S. Chemistry, Ohio State University, 2010    American Cancer Society Postdoctoral Fellow

Dr. Eric Welin - ewelin@caltech.edu

Ph.D. Princeton University, 2015, Prof. David MacMillan

"New Concepts in Catalysis: The Development of Photoredox Catalysis as a Powerful Synthetic Tool"

B.S. Chemistry, Ohio State University, 2010

American Cancer Society Postdoctoral Fellow

  Dr. Irina Geibel - geibel@caltech.edu    Postdoc, Caltech, 2018-    Ph.D. Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg 2017, Prof. Dr. Jens Christoffers

Dr. Irina Geibel - geibel@caltech.edu

Postdoc, Caltech, 2018-

Ph.D. Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg 2017, Prof. Dr. Jens Christoffers

 

Research Staff

  Dr. Justin Hilf - jhilf@caltech.edu    Medicinal Chemist, 2017-present    Ph.D., UC Irvine, 2016, Professor Scott Rychnovsky    M.S. Chemistry, NYU, 2012    B.S. Chemistry, California State University-Channel Islands, 2009

Dr. Justin Hilf - jhilf@caltech.edu

Medicinal Chemist, 2017-present

Ph.D., UC Irvine, 2016, Professor Scott Rychnovsky

M.S. Chemistry, NYU, 2012

B.S. Chemistry, California State University-Channel Islands, 2009

  Dr. Brendan O'Boyle - bmoboyle@caltech.edu    Senior Medicinal Chemist, 2016 - present.    Merck, Aspira Scientific, & Theravance Biopharma, 2009-2015    Ph.D. Stanford University, 2009, Prof. Barry M. Trost    "Palladium and gold catalyzed synthetic strategies : application to the syntheses os (-)-ushikulide A and 7-epi-FR900482"

Dr. Brendan O'Boyle - bmoboyle@caltech.edu

Senior Medicinal Chemist, 2016 - present.

Merck, Aspira Scientific, & Theravance Biopharma, 2009-2015

Ph.D. Stanford University, 2009, Prof. Barry M. Trost

"Palladium and gold catalyzed synthetic strategies : application to the syntheses os (-)-ushikulide A and 7-epi-FR900482"

  Dr. Corey Reeves - creeves@caltech.edu    Senior Medicinal Chemist, 2018 -present    Scientist, Medicinal Chemistry, Amgen, 2015-2018    Ph.D. Caltech, 2015, with Prof. Brian Stoltz    B.S./B.A. Columbia University, 2009

Dr. Corey Reeves - creeves@caltech.edu

Senior Medicinal Chemist, 2018 -present

Scientist, Medicinal Chemistry, Amgen, 2015-2018

Ph.D. Caltech, 2015, with Prof. Brian Stoltz

B.S./B.A. Columbia University, 2009

  Kevin Yang - kcyang@caltech.edu    Staff Scientist, 2018 - present

Kevin Yang - kcyang@caltech.edu

Staff Scientist, 2018 - present

Visiting Scholars

  Dr. Donna Yu - dyu@caltech.edu    Assistant Research Professor, City of Hope    Department of Diabetes Complications & Metabolism

Dr. Donna Yu - dyu@caltech.edu

Assistant Research Professor, City of Hope

Department of Diabetes Complications & Metabolism

 

Undergraduates

  Brenda Wu [Junior] - bwwu@caltech.edu    Caltech '19

Brenda Wu [Junior] - bwwu@caltech.edu

Caltech '19

Yuanzhe Xie [Freshman] - yxxie@caltech.edu

Caltech '22

 
 

High School Students

  Mary Alford, San Marino High School

Mary Alford, San Marino High School

  Brian Chu    San Marino High School

Brian Chu

San Marino High School

  Lisa Lu    San Marino High School

Lisa Lu

San Marino High School

Angus Wu

12th grade, Cerritos High School

  Jolene Nesnas    San Marino High School

Jolene Nesnas

San Marino High School

  Chloe Lok    San Marino High School

Chloe Lok

San Marino High School

  Harry K. Stoltz    10th grade, San Marino High School

Harry K. Stoltz

10th grade, San Marino High School

  Elizabeth Lee    San Marino High School

Elizabeth Lee

San Marino High School

  Ingrid Teng    San Marino High School

Ingrid Teng

San Marino High School