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A Milestone: Reaching 200 Publications In JACS

A recent research paper—by Postdoctoral Fellow Tae-woo Kwon and co-workers—entitled “Mechanochemical Enhancement of the Structural Stability of Pseudorotaxane Intermediates in the Synthesis of Rotaxanes”...
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Mechanisorption Featured in Nature Chemistry and Angewandte Chemie

A research article—published by our Foresight Fellows Liang Feng and Yunyan Qiu collaborating with the molecular-machine theorist R. Dean Astumian from the University of...
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Yang and Aspen review in Chem: How to edit the chemical modifications of molecules

A review article entitled “Weak-Bonding Strategies for Achieving Regio- and Site-Selective Transformations” has been published in Chem by Postdoctoral Fellows Yang Jiao and Aspen...
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Welcome to Two New Group Members

The Stoddart Group welcomes the arrival of new Postdoctoral Fellow Ruihua Zhang and Visiting Predoctoral Fellow Chi Hsien Wang. Ruihua was born and grew...
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Arthur David’s Article Published in the Israel Journal of Chemistry

A review entitled Chiroptical Properties of Mechanically Interlocked Molecules has been published in the Israel Journal of Chemistry for a special edition on “stereochemistry...
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Yu and Huang’s Review Article Published in Advanced Materials

A Review article entitled “Color-Tunable Supramolecular Luminescent Materials” by Postdoctoral Fellows Yu Wang and Huang Wu has been published in Advanced Materials. The construction...
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Research Assistant Professor Yunyan Qiu Appointed to a Professorship at the National University of Singapore

Yunyan Qiu will take his leave of the Stoddart Group at Northwestern in the summer to start his independent academic career in Singapore. He...
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