Dr. Alexander J. L. Clemens
"Part I. Synthesis of Garner’s Aldehyde and Efforts Toward the
Synthesis of Tapentadol via an Asymmetric Hydroformylation/Reductive Amination Sequence"
"Part II. Development of a Rhodium-Mediated Domino Annulation and
Efforts Toward the Total Synthesis of Linderagalactone C"
Read Alexander's Thesis Chapter
(305 KB PDF)
Grant: NSF CHE 0848616
Fellowship: Wisconsin Distinguished Graduate Fellowship
After completing his thesis, Alex began a postdoc in Mike Crimmins' group at UNC-Chapel Hill.
Under the Supervision of Prof. Steven D. Burke