The 22nd Nagoya Gold Medal of Organic Chemistry was awarded to Prof.
On January 30th, 2016, the Buchwald group, alumni, family and friends gathered at the Muddy Charles Pub for our annual Holiday* party. There were 80 guest in attendance to enjoy lots of food, karaoke and reuniting with former coworkers.
Congratulations to Dr. Anil S. Guram who was awarded the 2016 Paul N. Rylander Award sponsored by BASF! Anil was a postdoc with the Buchwald group in 1992-1994, where his seminal work was instrumental in the development of C–N cross coupling.
We have recently added a few new members to our team. We would like to welcome Dr. Nick White who recently obtained his Ph.D from Colorado State University with Prof. Tomislav Rovis and Dr. Gary (Hu) Zhang who is joining us after completing his Ph.D. studies at Harvard University with Prof.
The group recently went out to celebrate SLB's birthday at Sacco's Bowl Haven in Davis Square. As it was the day before Halloween, we all got into the spirit in costumes.
Prof. Stephen L. Buchwald and his wife, Susan Haber established the Buchwald-Haber Family fund to support graduate students in the Department of Chemistry, with preference for students studying organic chemistry.
Stephen L. Buchwald has been selected to receive the 2016 Wiliam H.
In an article in C&E News, regarding the stresses of graduate student life, Steve was interviewed on what he has learned in mentoring students over his career:
Aaron, Hong Geun, Jim and Anni's recent paper on "Dosage delivery of sensitive reagents enables glove-box-free synthesis" in Nature has been highlighted in several news articles in
Congratulations to graduate student James R. Colombe who recently defended his thesis. Jim will soon be moving to Dallas, Texas to work at Panda Power Funds.