Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, National Taiwan University, 2020
Lecturer, The University of Tokyo, 2018
Assistant Professor, The University of Tokyo, 2011
Postdoctoral Researcher with Shū Kobayashi, The University of Tokyo, 2009
Ph.D., Chemistry, McGill University, Canada, 2009
M.Sc., Chemistry, University of Guelph, Canada, 2005
B.Sc., Chemistry, University of Guelph, Canada, 2003
JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowship for Foreign Researchers, 2009
NSERC Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2009 (declined)
Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Scholarship D (NSERC CGS D2), 2007
NSERC Industrial Undergraduate Student Research Award, 2001 and 2002
JSPS: Japan Society for the Promotion of Science NSERC: Natural Science and Engineering Research Council of Canada
Yoo, W.–J.*; Kondo, J.; Rodríguez-Santamaría, J. A.; Nguyen, T. V. Q.; Kobayashi, S.* "Efficient Synthesis of a-Trifluoromethyl Carboxylic Acids and Esters through Fluorocarboxylation of gem-Difluoroalkenes" Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.2019, 58, 6772–6775.
Nguyen, T. V. Q.; Rodríguez-Santamaría, J. A.; Yoo, W.–J.; Kobayashi, S.* "Incorporation of Carbon Dioxide into Phthalides via Ligand-Free Copper-Catalyzed Direct Carboxylation of Benzoxasiloles" Green Chem.2017, 19, 2501–2505.
Cheng, H.–G.; Miguélez, J.; Miyamura, H.; Yoo, W.–J.; Kobayashi, S.* "Integration of Aerobic Oxidation and Intramolecular Asymmetric aza-Friedel–Crafts Reactions with a Chiral Bifunctional Heterogeneous Catalyst" Chem. Sci.2017, 8, 1356–1359.
Nguyen, T. V. Q.; Yoo, W.–J.; Kobayashi, S.* "Effective Formylation of Amines with Carbon Dioxide and Diphenylsilane Catalyzed by Chelating bis(tzNHC) Rhodium Complexes" Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.2015, 54, 9209–9212.
Yoo, W.–J.; Nguyen, T. V. Q.; Kobayashi, S.* "Synthesis of Isocoumarins through Three-Component Couplings of Arynes, Terminal Alkynes, and Carbon Dioxide Catalyzed by an NHC–Copper Complex" Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.2014, 53, 10213–10217.
Yoo, W.–J.; Kobayashi, S.* "Efficient Visible Light-Mediated Cross-Dehydrogenative Coupling Reactions of Tertiary Amines Catalyzed by a Polymer-Immobilized Iridium-Based Photocatalyst" Green Chem.2014, 16, 2438–2442.
Miyamura, H.; Choo, G. C. Y.; Yasukawa, T.; Yoo, W.–J.; Kobayashi, S.* "A Heterogeneous Layered Bifunctional Catalyst for the Integration of Aerobic Oxidation and Asymmetric C–C Bond Formation" Chem. Commun.2013, 49, 9917–9919.
Yuan, H.; Yoo, W.–J.; Miyamura, H.; Kobayashi, S.* "Discovery of a Metalloenzyme-Like Cooperative Catalytic System of Metal Nanoclusters and Catechol Derivatives for the Aerobic Oxidation of Amines" J. Am. Chem. Soc.2012, 134, 13970–13973.
Yoo, W.–J.; Miyamura, H.; Kobayashi, S.* "Polymer-Incarcerated Gold-Palladium Nanoclusters with Boron on Carbon: A Mild and Efficient Catalyst for the Sequential Aerobic Oxidation-Michael Addition of 1,3-Dicarbonyl Compounds to Allylic Alcohols" J. Am. Chem. Soc.2011, 133, 3095–3103.
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