Honors and Awards

  • The Interstellar Initiative Early Career Investigators (NY Academy of Sciences & AMED), 2022

  • Meeting of Minds@HKU Forum for Outstanding Young Scholars, 2019

  • JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowship for Research Abroad, 2017–2019

  • The 6th Otsu Academy Award Fellow, 2015

  • 13th Organic Chemistry the Next Generation Symposium: Best Oral Presentation Award, 2015

  • JSPS Research Fellowship DC1, 2014–2017

  • 134th Pharmaceutical Society of Japan Annual Convention: Best Oral Presentation Award, 2014

  • The 31st Organic Synthesis Symposium: Best Poster Presentation Award, 2014

  • Japan Student Services Organization Fellowship, 2012–2014

Hugh Nakamura, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry,

The Hong Kong University of Science

and Technology

Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Tel: +852-3469-2552


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