News and Events


September 1, 2017   We welcome Gisselle Pombar to our group!

Gisselle is visiting us as an undergraduate research intern and a McNair Scholar from University of Central Florida

August 21, 2017   Our work has been published in JACS! Radical Redox-Relay Catalysis: Formal [3+2] Cycloaddition of N-Acylaziridines and Alkenes

Congratulations to Wei, Xiangyu, James, and Juno. [html]

August 10, 2017   Check out our First Paper! Metal-catalyzed electrochemical diazidation of alkenes

Congratulations to Niankai, Greg, Ambarneil, Aaron, and Song. [html]

July 11, 2017   First publication in press!

Our first independent work has been accepted for publication. Stay tuned!

June 5, 2017   Welcome REU students Anthony and Celeste

We welcome REU students Anthony and Celeste to the group!

June 1, 2017   We’ve been funded!

Our lab was awarded the Atkinson Center’s Academic Venture Fund!

May 17, 2017   Our lab has been featured in a C&EN story: A year in the life of a new professor

It can be daunting starting as a professor. Song was featured in a C&EN story for discussing the hardships, goals, and successes of our young group.

May 15, 2017    Congratulations to James on winning the Harold Adlard Lovenberg Prize

James was selected to receive the Harold Adlard Lovenberg Prize, an award given annually to the top chemistry major in the junior class.

April 15, 2017    Congratulations to Jason on accepting UCLA’s offer of graduate admission!

Jason has accepted the offer of admission from UCLA and will be joining the chemistry department as a graduate student in Fall 2017.

March 24, 2017    Congratulations to Ambarneil on winning the Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship

Ambarneil was selected to receive the ACS Division of Organic Chemistry Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF), a prestigious award sponsored by Merck and Pfizer.

March 17, 2017     Congratulations to Greg on winning the NSF Graduate Fellowship

Greg was awarded the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship! Bravo!

February 23, 2017     Welcome prospective graduate students!

It is recruiting weekend again, and we welcome all prospective students who are visiting Ithaca in the next few days. We hope to make you feel at home so you will join the chemistry family at Cornell in the Fall semester. If you cannot make it to either of the visiting weekends, please feel free to contact us with questions.

January 25, 2017     Welcome Aaron and Jane

        We welcome undergraduate students Aaron and Jane to the group!

November 1, 2016     Welcome Greg, Juno, and Xiangyu

        We welcome Greg, Juno and Xiangyu, new first-year graduate students, to the group!

August 10, 2016     First Experiment

All the fume hoods were finally certified and ready to be used. We are all very excited to do our first experiments.

July 28, 2016     Welcome Wei and Niankai 

We welcome postdoc Wei and Niankai to our group.

July 25, 2016     Welcome Tony and Ambarneil 

We welcome postdoc Tony and undergraduate student Ambarneil to our group.

July 1, 2016     Welcome Keith, Sophia, Jason, Lucie, and Leo

We welcome graduate student Keith Carpenter, undergraduate students Sophia Lai, Jason Chari and Lucie Fan, and visiting student Leonardo Melo to join our lab!

February 8, 2016     Recruiting New Lab Members

The Lin Group website is up and running! Welcome! As the first recruiting weekend at Cornell CCB approaches, we are looking forward to meeting and hosting all the talented and enthusiastic prospective students!