Prof. Dr. Reuben JIH-RU HWU

Speech Title : Novel Domino Reactions and Their Synthetic Applications

EDUCATION:
9/78—6/82
Stanford University, Stanford, California, U.S.A. Ph.D. Chemistry, June 1982

9/72—6/76
National Taiwan University, Taiwan, R.O.C. B.S. Chemistry, June 1976

EXPERIENCE:
2/15—present
Tsing Hua Distinguished Chair Professor
National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan

12/19—09/21
President
Federation of Asian Chemical Societies

8/06—1/15
Chair Professor
National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan

1/13—12/13
Chairman
The 9th AFMC International Medicinal Chemistry Symposium 2013

7/00—present
Regional Editor
Mini-Reviews in Medicinal Chemistry

1/06—present
Editorial Advisory Board Member
Anti-Infective Agents in Medicinal Chemistry

7/10—present
Editorial Board Member
Journal of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

1/11—12/19
Editorial Board Member
World Journal of Virology

1/13—present
Ex Officio, Editorial Advisory Board Member
Journal of Medicinal Chemistry

1/14—12/17
Editorial Board Member
World Journal of Hepatology

1/14—present
Editorial Advisory Board Member
European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry

5/20—present
Editorial Board Member
American Journal of Nanomedicine and Nanobiotechnology

7/02—present
National Representative of Chemical Society Located in Taipei Asian Federation for Medicinal Chemistry

1/04—present
National Representative of Chemical Society Located in Taipei International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry, Chemistry and Human Health Division Committee

1/10—12/14
Member
Committee for Election of Membership to the Academy of Sciences for the Developing World

5/10—7/12
Founding Director, Preparatory Office for College of Biomedical Science and Engineering, National Central University
Jhongli City, Taoyuan County, Taiwan

8/07—7/10
Dean, College of Science, National Central University
Jhongli City, Taoyuan County, Taiwan

1/04—12/07
Associate Member
International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry,
Advisory Standing Committee: Interdivisional Commission on Terminology, Nomenclature and Symbols

4/92—6/99
Curriculum Director
(4/96—6/99)
and Principal Lecturer
The International Scientific Instrument Technology Workshops, International Foundation for Sciences (Headquarters at Sweden) and National Science Council, Taiwan, R.O.C.

1/91—1/93
President
Chinese American Chemical Society, U.S.A.

9/90—7/02
Research Fellow
Academia Sinica, Institute of Chemistry, Taipei, Taiwan, R.O.C.

9/89—12/97
Associate Member
International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry, Commission on Nomenclature of Organic Chemistry

7/82—6/91
Associate and Assistant Professor of Chemistr
The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.

AWARDS:
Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award (2018) Marquis Who’s Who
Award for Outstanding Achievement and Contribution (2017), Asia Pacific Society for Materials Research
National Academic Research Innovation Award (2017, co-inventor), Institute for Biotechnology and Medicine Industry, Taiwan
National Chair Professorship (2015—2018), Ministry of Education, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Taiwan Conference & Exhibition Award: Convention A Class (2014), Ministry of Economy, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Distinguished Service Award (2014)
The Chemical Society Located in Taipei
Nano Industrial Technology Excellence Award (2013),
(co-principal investigator), Ministry of Economy, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Book Prize of ChemMedChem Wiley—VCH at AIMECS (2013)
Outstanding Scholar Award (2007—12),
Foundation for Advancement of Outstanding Scholarship, Taiwan
Asian Core Program Lectureship Award of China (2010),
Cutting-Edge Organic Chemistry in Asia
Award for an Outstanding Achievement (2008), International Journal of Molecular Medicine and International Journal of Oncology
Honorable Research Fellow Award (2008), National Science Council, Taiwan, R.O.C.
National Innovation Award (2007),
Institute for Biotechnology and Medicine Industry, Taiwan, R.O.C.
National Biotech. and Medical Care Quality Award (2007, co-inventor), Institute for Biotechnology and Medicine Industry, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Senior Distinguished Research Fellow (2005—07), National Science Council, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Service Medal (2004),
The Executive Yuan, Republic of China
Distinguished Research Fellow (2001—04),
National Science Council, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Distinguished Research Award (1999—2001),
National Science Council, Taiwan, R.O.C.
The 1997 Third World Academy of Sciences Award (in Chemistry), The Third World Academy of Sciences
Distinguished Research Award (1995—97),
National Science Council, Taiwan, R.O.C.
The Outstanding Young Persons of the World for 1994 (in Scientific and/or Technological Development),
Junior Chamber International
Outstanding Research Award (1994—95),
National Science Council, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Federation of Asian Chemical Societies 1992 and 1993 Distinguished Young Chemist Award,
Federation of Asian Chemical Societies
Ten Outstanding Young Persons of Taiwan, R.O.C. (1993), (in Scientific and/or Technological Development), Taiwan, R.O.C. Junior Chamber
Distinguished Research Award (1992—94),
National Science Council, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow (1986—1988 and 1988—1990), Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, U.S.A.
Stuart Pharmaceuticals Achievement Award (1986),
ICI Americas Inc.
HONORS:
Member of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts
(2019—present)
Co-principal Investigator of Higher Education Sprout Project:
Enhance International Competitiveness (2018–2023), R.O.C. Ministry of Education and Ministry of Science and Technology,
President-elect, Federation of Asian Chemical Societies (2017–2019)
Bentham Ambassador (2016–2017), Bentham Science Publishers
Representative of Chemical Society Located in Taipei for bidding with success on hosting the 2019 Asian Chemical Congress in Taipei (2016)
Fellow of Asian Federation for Medicinal Chemistry (2013—present)
President of Asian Federation for Medicinal Chemistry (2012, 2013)
Consortium Partner of FP7 SILVER Project, European Commission (2010—2014)
Vice-Chairman of the Ten Outstanding Young Persons Association of Taiwan, R.O.C. (2010—2013)
Guest Professor of Peking University, China (2007—2009)
Honorary Visiting Professor of Zhengzhou University, China (2007—2009)
Honorary Professor of Henan Normal University (2007—)
Guest Researcher of Institute of Chemistry, Henan Academy of Sciences, China (2007—)
Honorary President of Chinese Youth Entrepreneurs Association (2007—)
Fellow of The Royal Society of Chemistry (2005—present)
Visiting Chair Professor of Peking University, China (2005)
Senior Superior Educationist, Ministry of Education, R.O.C. (2002)
Visiting Scholar of Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst for Six Universities and Institutes of Germany (2001): Universities of Berlin, Frankfurt, Göttingen, Hamburg, and Osnabrück, as well as Bayer AG, Pharma Research
Fellow of International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
(2000—present)
Visiting Professor of Royal Society of Chemistry for Five Universities of United Kingdom (2000): Universities of Cambridge, Glasgow, Manchester, and Nottingham, as well as Imperial College
Fellow of The Academy of Sciences for the Developing World (1999—present)
Visiting Professor of Universite Louis Pasteur and C.N.R.S., France (1998)
ACHIEVEMENT:
Invented >14 new biochemical products as merchandize being sold on the market, including AquaClean, BB King, CleanMite, FluFree, FungiFree, Happy, HappyToe, K99, MaxFresh, PetClean, SmoKiller, TickleFree, VegClean, WELLAST, etc.

RESEARCH AREAS:
Drug Design and Synthesis, DNA-cleaving Agents, Molecular Genomics, Nano-biomaterials, Nano-polymers, Natural Product Synthesis, Organosilicon Chemistry, New Reactions and New Reagents, Synthetic Methods and Concepts, Mechanistic Studies, as well as OLED and Polymer Science

PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS:
More than 220 scientific papers in international journals,
more than 50 patents, and more than 443 presentations worldwide

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