Edwin Chung Kay LAW



Lab: G2411,

Tel: 4447



Personal Data

  • Born: May 1, 1985, Hong Kong.
  • Marital status: Single


  • BSc in Biochemistry, Bristol University, U.K., 2007.
  • MSc (Research) in Chemistry, Bristol University, U.K., 2011.
  • Ph.D. student at City University of Hong Kong, 2013-present.

Current positions

Research Assistant, Professor István T. Horváth, Department of Biology and Chemistry, City University of Hong Kong

Current Research Interests

  • Sustainable fluorous Chemistry



(1) See-Wing Lo, Edwin Law, Matthew Y. Lui, Xi-Guang Wei, Kai-Chung Lau, Chui Y. Ma, Margaret B. Murphy and István T. Horváth, Development of sustainable fluorous chemistry: the synthesis and characterization of fluorous ethers with nonafluoro-tert-butoxy groups. Org. Chem. Front., 2014, 1, 1180-1187.


(1) Edwin Law, S. W. Lo, M. Y. Lui, C. Y. Ma, M. B. Murphy, I. T. Horváth, The Synthesis and Characterization of Fluorous Ethers and Diethers with Nonafluoro-tert-butoxy Groups. Gordon Research Conference, August 2014.


“Synthesis of models of Prefusarin and Pretenellin” Fungal Group Meeting, Bristol University, U.K. 20th May, 2008.

Computer skills

Microsoft Office, MestReNova, ChemDraw, Origin

Professional interests
Green Chemistry, Fluorous Chemistry, Synthetic Chemistry

Personal Interests
Film Art, Creative Writing, Reading, Gym

English, Cantonese and Mandarin