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Organic chemist

Motoharu Ryuu, Chinese organic chemist. Achievements include patents on the method of Quinone synthesis; discovies, one-pot way for synthesis of porphyrin trimer; inventor on synthesis of quinones. Fellowship Japan Society for Promotion of Science, 1992-1993. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, International Pharmaceutical Federation, Kinki Chemical Society Japan.

Background

Ryuu, Motoharu was born on September 1, 1962 in Shashi, Hubei, China. Son of Chenjin Liu and Qingxiu Cheng.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Central China Normal University, Wuhun, 1983. Master of Science, Central China Normal University, Wuhun, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy, Leiden University, The Netherlands, 1991.

Career

Lecturer Central China Normal University, Wuhan, 1986-1988. Postdoctoral researcher Arizona State University, Tempe, 1991-1992, Kyoto (Japan) University, 1992-1993. Research associate Nard Institute, Ltd., Amagasaki, Hyogo, Japan, since 1993.

YPG Japan coordinator FIP, The Hague, Netherlands, 1998.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents on the method of Quinone synthesis. Discovies, one-pot way for synthesis of porphyrin trimer. Inventor on synthesis of quinones.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Current Research in Photosynthesis, 1990. Contributor articles to professional publications including Journal Organic Chemistry, 1993.

Membership

Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, International Pharmaceutical Federation, Kinki Chemical Society Japan.

Connections

Married Reika Ryuu, October 15, 1986. Children: Satoshi, Hiroshi.

father:
Chenjin Liu

mother:
Qingxiu Cheng

spouse:
Reika Ryuu

child:
Satoshi Ryuu

child:
Hiroshi Ryuu