Name: Sébastien Roy
Hometown: Gatineau, Quebec, Canada


Info: Sébastien was born in Gatineau, Qc, in May 1995. He completed his B.Sc. at the university of Ottawa in 2017, working under the supervision of Dr. André Beauchemin for his Honours project. He joined the Arndtsen lab in the fall of 2017, and is currently working on the one-pot synthesis of indolizines from pyridine bromides.


Project description:



1) "Palladium catalyzed synthesis of indolizines via the carbonylative coupling of bromopyridines, imines and alkynes"
Sébastien A. Roy, José Zgheib, Cuihan Zhou and Bruce A. Arndtsen*
Chem. Sci. 2021, 12, 2251-2256.