Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacy, The University of Hong Kong

Dr. Ignatius C.W. IP 葉鎮緯

Dr. Ignatius C.W. IP

Assistant Lecturer

  • BSc, PhD
Biography

Dr. Ignatius Ip joined the Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacy in June 2020. After obtaining his bachelor degree of chemistry (HKU), Dr. Ip worked in Department of Chemistry (HKU) for the project Hong Kong Chinese Materia Medica Standards funded by Department of Health, HKSAR. One year later, Dr. Ip pursued to his PhD study in Synthetic Organic Chemistry under the supervision of Prof. Pauline Chiu (HKU). In 2020, Dr. Ip obtained his doctoral degree of chemistry and in the same year he joined the Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacy.

Currently, Dr. Ip is an assistant lecturer in the department. His major teaching subjects are organic chemistry, pharmaceutical chemistry and analytical chemistry.

Office: 2/F, 21 Sassoon Road, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, Laboratory Block, Faculty of Medicine Building, Hong Kong SAR, China.

Office: 2/F, 21 Sassoon Road, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, Laboratory Block, Faculty of Medicine Building, Hong Kong SAR, China.


Memberships & Editorships
Memberships:
  • Member of American Chemistry Society
  • Member of Royal Society of Chemistry
Honours and Awards
  • Best Teaching Assistant Award, Department of Chemistry, HKU (2017 and 2018)
  • Certificate of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education, HKU (2015)

Research Interests
  • Function group modification of natural compounds
  • Quantitative and qualitative analysis of natural compounds

Publications
Selected Publications

List of Publications

  • Z. Li, S. M. Lam, I. Ip, W. T. Wong, P. Chiu. Rearrangements of a-diazo-b-hydroxyketones for the synthesis of bicylo[m.n.1]alkanones. 2017, 19, 4464-4467

Other Information
Office

2/F, 21 Sassoon Road, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, Laboratory Block, Faculty of Medicine Building, Hong Kong SAR, China