Neil Garg of the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), is the recipient of the 2016 Thieme–IUPAC Prize.


In his research, Neil Garg has had a major impact on the field of synthetic organic chemistry.

Professor Neil Garg and his coworkers develop new reaction methodologies and synthetic strategies to prepare complex organic molecules. Specific areas of interest include cross-coupling reactions, green chemistry, heterocycle synthesis, and natural product total synthesis.

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