Welcome to NTU Chemistry Department

Chan, Yi-Tsu
Chan, Yi-Tsu

Associate Professor
Inorganic, Organic and Polymer Chemistry

Room B771, Chemistry Building

Tel: +886-2-3366-8685
Fax: +886-2-3366-8670
ytchan@ntu.edu.tw





Research Interests

  • Design and Synthesis of Functional Polymers
  • Self-assembling Behaviors of Single Polymer Chains
  • Construction and Mass Analysis of Metallo-supramolecules
  • Development of Supramolecular Hydrogels and Their Biological Applications

Honors and Awards

  • Dean’s Award, B.S., National Taiwan University, 2000.
  • Dean’s Award, M.S., National Taiwan University, 2002.
  • Yen Thesis Award, M.S., National Taiwan University, 2002.
  • Excellent Teaching Assistant Award, The University of Akron, 2005.
  • Ticona Award, 2008.
  • Research Fellowship, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, 2010-2012.

Career

  • B.S., 2000, National Taiwan University.
  • M.S., 2002, National Taiwan University.
  • Ph.D., 2010, The University of Akron, USA.
  • JSPS Research Fellow, 2010-2012, The University of Tokyo, Japan.
  • Assistant Professor, 2012-2017, National Taiwan University.
  • Associate Professor, 2017-present, National Taiwan University.

Research Pictures

Chan, Yi-Tsu

Selected Publication

  1. Chan, Y.-T.; Li, X.; Yu, J.; Carri, G. A.; Moorefield, C. N.; Newkome, G. R.*; Wesdemiotis, C.* “Design, Synthesis, and Traveling Wave Ion Mobility Mass Spectrometry Characterization of Iron(II) and Ruthenium(II) Terpyridine Metallomacrocycles” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2011, 133, 11967–11976.
  2. Chan, Y.-T.; Li, X.; Moorefield, C. N.; Wesdemiotis, C.*; Newkome, G. R.* “Towards Larger Polygonal Architectures: Synthesis and Characterization of Iron(II)- and Ruthenium(II)-Bis(terpyridine) Metallomacrocycles” Chem. Eur. J. 2011, 17, 7750–7754.
  3. Chan, Y.-T.; Li, S.; Moorefield, C. N.; Wang, P.; Shreiner, C. D.; Newkome, G. R.* “Self-Assembly, Disassembly, and Reassembly of Gold Nanorods Mediated by Bis(terpyridine)-Metal Connectivity” Chem. Eur. J. 2010, 16, 4164–4168.
  4. Chan, Y.-T.; Moorefield, C. N.; Soler, M.; Newkome, G. R.* “Unexpected Isolation of a Pentameric Metallomacrocycle from the FeII-Mediated Complexation of 120° Juxtaposed 2,2':6',2"-Terpyridine Ligands” Chem. Eur. J. 2010, 16, 1768–1771.
  5. Chan, Y.-T.; Li, X.; Soler, M.; Wang, J.-L.; Wesdemiotis, C.*; Newkome, G. R.* “Self-Assembly and Traveling Wave Ion Mobility Mass Spectrometry Analysis of Hexacadmium Macrocycles” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009, 131, 16395–16397.
  6. Chan, Y.-T.; Moorefield, C. N.; Newkome, G. R.* “Synthesis, Characterization, and Self-Assembled Nanofibers of Carbohydrate-Functionalized Mono- and Di(2,2':6',2"-terpyridinyl)arenes” Chem. Commun. 2009, 6928–6930.
  7. Chan, Y.-T.; Lin, H.-P.; Mou, C.-Y.; Liu, S.-T.* “Using Well-Defined EOnMAm Diblock Amphiphilic Copolymers as Templates for Synthesis of Mesoporous Silicas with Different Mesostrucutures” Microporous Mesoporous Mater. 2009, 123, 331–337.
  8. Chan, Y.-T.; Lin, H.-P.; Mou, C.-Y.; Liu, S.-T.* “Synthesis of Mesoporous Silicas with Different Pore-Size by Using EOmMAn Diblock Copolymers of Tunable Block Length as the Templates” Stud. Surf. Sci. Catal. 2003, 146, 113–116.
  9. Chan, Y.-T.; Lin, H.-P.; Mou, C.-Y.; Liu, S.-T.* “Ia3d Cubic Mesoporous Silicas Using EO17MA23 Diblock Copolymers Made from ATRP” Chem. Commun. 2002, 2878–2879.

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