You-Yun Zhou


You-Yun Zhou obtained his B.S. (Polymer Materials and Engineering ) in 2006 at Hefei University of Technology and Ph.D. (Organic Chemistry) in 2012 at Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry under the supervision of Professor Yong Tang. He then joined in Zhejiang NHU Special Materials Co., Ltd. as a project director. Later in 2013, he moved to Purdue University to start his postdoctoral research. From February 2019, he started to work at Southern University of Science and Technology as a Research associate Professor in Professor Tang’s group. His research involves developing novel ligands and multinuclear complexes to activate inert bonds and catalyze organic reactions. You-Yun has published these results in several peer-reviewed journals including Science, J. Am. Chem. Soc., Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Inorg. Chem.