Welcome to the group website of Laboratory of Metabolic Engineering and Synthetic Biology at the National Chiao Tung University


2019-11-11: Congratulations to Joy on receiving best Oral English presentation in 66th TwIChE Annual meeting (Biochemical & Biomedical Engineering Division). Read more

2019-08-06: Our lab welcomes new members Cynthi, Sally, Sean, and Billy.

2019-07-05: Ethan is now an associate editor for Frontiers in Bioengineering & Biotechnology, Synthetic Biology section.

2019-01-22: Ethan is promoted to associate professor!

2018-12-15: Martin's paper on butyric acid production is published. Read more

2018-09-07: Congratulations to August for successfully defended his thesis. Jemmy's advancement to PhD program. Our lab Welcomes new members Shelly, Daniela, Jenny, and Brian.

2018-05-28: Our lab appeared in local news paper for efforts in carbon re-utilization. Read more

2018-05-11: Ethan received MOST young scholars fellowship and received relevant local news coverage. Read more

2018-02-28: Jason's paper on balanced ATP driving force for cyanobacteria is published. Read more

2017-12-05: Jason & Wiwik's paper on butyraldehyde is published. Read more

2017-08-24: Congratulations to Jessica and Mindy for successfully completing their Master thesis.

2017-07-10: Our lab welcomes new members Joy, Kevin, Rex, and Eric

2017-06-24: Congratulations to Jason and Martin for receiving first place and honorable mention awards for oral presentation at 2017 BEST conference. Read More

2017-06-15: Sepwin successfully defended his Master Thesis. Congrats!

2017-04-03: Martin & Jason gave their talks at the 253rd ACS national meeting in San Francisco. Both of them also were awarded travel grants from MOST. Congrats

2016-11-26: Jason & Martin gave their English talks at the 2016 TwICHE annual conference

2016-11-07: Our very first research paper is published online. Read more . Wiwik graduated from our group. Congratulations!

2016-07-11: Our lab welcomes Martin's return and August & Jemmy.

2016-02-01: Our lab welcomes Arvin & Crystal

2015-10-29: Martin's review is published online. Read more

2015-10-28: Our lab welcomes new member Fung Ling

2015-10-15: Ethan gave a talk at YABEC 2015 conference at Chuncheon, Korea

2015-09-03: Ethan's paper from post-doc years is published. Read more

2015-09-03: Our lab welcomes new members, Jessica, Mindy, Jason, Jerry, Tracy, William, Ryan, and Vincent.

2015-05-04: Congratulations to Ethan's PhD advisor Professor James C. Liao for his election to the National Academy of Science. Read more

2015-03-13: Ethan gave a talk at the Department of Chemical Engineering, National Taiwan University

2015-02-05: Ethan gave a talk at Kasesart University

2014-11-10: Ethan gave a presentation at iBioT conference in Tainan, Taiwan

2014-11-10: Ethan gave a talk at YABEC 2014 conference and Cross-Taiwan Strait Symposium of Bioenergy and Biorefinery, both at ChiaYi, Taiwan

2014-11-10: Ethan gave a departmental seminar talk at Department of Chemical Engineering, National Tsing Hua University