Last week Vipin successfully defended his PhD thesis. Fantastic job! I am super proud you. You worked hard to earn it. All the best at Hexion Inc.
Kristel’s article was just accepted in Dalton Transactions! link
Congratulations Marcus, Joey, Yael, and Cindy.
Great work team on your recently published AJOC article!
Welcome Manon and welcome back Kun Woo!
Manon joined the Leitao Lab for a 4 month internship starting in May and Kun Woo is back as a PhD candidate with an University of Auckland Doctoral Scholarship (congratulations!). We are happy to have you both!
Welcome Shailja and Luke!
Shailja and Luke join the Leitao lab this semester as postgraduate students.
Group Lilliputt Outing
Minigolf!! Several group members tried minigolf for the first time. Congrats to Marcus and Saawan for getting hole-in-ones!
PT of Younger Chemists
Erin is named Lanthanum in the Periodic Table of Younger Chemists by IUPAC for the 100th anniversary. https://iupac.org/100/pt-of-chemist/
Emeka joins the Leitao lab as a PhD candidate.
Cindy joined the Leitao Lab this month to spend the summer working on research in main-group chemistry.