Faculty
 
Prof. Kin Shing CHAN  


Professor


Education
1981 B.Sc. University of Hong Kong
1986 Ph.D. University of Chicago

Position Held
Since 2002 Professor, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
1996-2002 Senior Lecturer, Associate Professor, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
1990-1996 Lecturer, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
1989-1990 Associate Professor, National Taiwan University
1986-1989 Research Associate, University of Chicago


Representative Publications
1. C. T. To, K. S. Choi, K. S. Chan
“Catalytic Carbon-Carbon σ-Bond Hydrogenation with Water Catalyzed by Rhodium Porphyrins”
J. Am. Chem. Soc.2012, 134, 11388-11391.
2. K. S. Choi, T. H. Lai, S. Y. Lee, K. S. Chan
“Reduction of Rhodium(III) Porphyrin Hydroxide to Rhodium(II) Porphyrin”
Organometallics 2011, 30, 2633-2635.
3. S. Y. Lee, T. H. Lai, K. S. Choi, K. S. Chan
“Room Temperature Selective Aliphatic Carbon–Carbon Bond Activation and Functionalization of Ethers by Rhodium(II) Porphyrin”
Organometallics 2011, 30, 3691-3693.
4. Y. W. Chan, K. S. Chan
“Metalloradical-Catalyzed Aliphatic Carbon-Carbon Activation of Cyclooctane”
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2010, 132, 6920-6922.
5. K. S. Chan, X. Z. Li, W. I. Dzik, B. de Bruin
“Carbon-Carbon Bond Activation of TEMPO by a RhII Metallo-Radical: A Combined Experimental and Theoretical Study”
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008, 130, 2051-2061.


Professional Activities

Member, American Chemical Society
Member, Royal Society of Chemistry

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Last Updated : 27-Jul-2012