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Biography

Yuji obtained his BSc (Hons) in 2012 and PhD in 2017 at Monash University under the supervision of Prof. David W. Lupton studying NHC-catalysed enantioselective C–C bond formation reactions. Following these studies, Yuji moved to Princeton University as a Endeavour Postdoctoral Research Fellow investigating biocatalytic oxidoreductase transformations under the guidance of Asst. Prof. Todd K. Hyster from 2017 – 2019. Yuji then returned to Melbourne, Australia as a Postdoctoral fellow with Prof. Jonathan Baell at the Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Science.

Research interests

  • Novel biocatalytic techniques
  • Innovative approaches to target based organic synthesis
  • Applications of catalysis and synthesis in Green chemical research and waste reduction

External positions

Endeavour Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Princeton University

1 Aug 20178 May 2019

Research area keywords

  • Organic chemistry
  • Biocatalysis
  • Organocatalysis
  • Catalysis
  • Synthetic Chemistry

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