Luis Nóvoa was born in 1994 in Ourense, Spain. He obtained his B.S. in Chemistry from the Universidade de Vigo in 2016. As an undergraduate, he worked in total synthesis for 7 months under the supervision of Dr. Ángel Rodríguez de Lera. In 2017 he obtained his master degree at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid where he worked in Medicinal Chemistry under the supervision of Dr. Carmen Gil (CIB-CSIC).
Currently, he is carrying out his graduate work at the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid under the supervision of Dr. Mariola Tortosa.
Highlighted Publications of Luis Nóvoa in Tortosa group:
· Harnessing the Elusive 1,4-Reduction of Vinyl Epoxides through Copper Catalysis. Amenós, L; Novoa, L.; Trulli, L.; Arroyo-Bondía, A.; Parra, A.; Tortosa, M.* ACS Catal. 2019, 9, 6583-65-87.
· Stereospecific Synthesis of a-Hydroxy-Cyclopropylboronates from allylic epoxides. Amenos, L.; Trulli, L.; Novoa, L.; Parra, A.; Tortosa, M.* Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2019, 58, 1.