S38 Organometallic complexes for organic synthesis and polymerization

Group Director Zhaomin Hou, RIKEN, Japan
Professor Kyoko Nozaki, The University of Tokyo, Japan
Professor and Deputy Director Yong Tang, shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Edwards S Sanford Professor of Chemistry, Paul J Chirik, Princeton University, USA
Professor Laurel L. Schafer, University of British Columbia, Canada

Keywords of the session

Homogeneous catalysis, Green chemistry, Functional polymers

Scope of the session

The search for new organometallic catalysts and reagents for more efficient, selective chemical transformations and for the synthesis of functional molecules and polymer materials has constantly attracted interests from a wide range of researchers in both academia and chemical industry. This session aims to report recent advances and prospect future development in this field.