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Yimin Zhu
Associate Professor of Chemistry

Penn State Altoona
111 Science Building
3000 Ivyside Park
Altoona, PA 16001

Email: yuz30@psu.edu
Phone: 814-949-5478
Fax: 814-949-5190

B.S. 1995, Xiamen University, China
M.S. 1998, Xiamen University, China
Ph.D. 2004, State University of New York at Stony Brook
Postdoc, 2005-2009, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Assistant Scientist, 2009-2012, DOE Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center
Assistant Professor, 2012-2018, Penn State Altoona
Associate Professor, 2018-present, Penn State Altoona

Research Interests:

Organic chemistry and chemical biology: lignin chemistry, biochemistry, and engineering; carbohydrate chemistry and biochemistry; bioenergy; synthetic organic and medicinal chemistry