About Me

      

Education 

Ph.D.    2011    University of Georgia
B.S.      2004    Tunghai University, Taiwan
     

Honors & Awards

  • 2018 NSF-CAREER – Computational Studies of Aromaticity-Modulated Interactions in Supramolecular Chemistry
  • 2012 IUPAC Prize for Young Chemist

Teaching

  • Fall 2015: Bonding (CHEM 6312)
  • Fall 2016: Bonding (CHEM 6312)
  • Fall 2016: Advanced Organic Chemistry (CHEM 4364)
  • Fall 2017: Bonding (CHEM 6312)
  • Fall 2017: Advanced Organic Chemistry (CHEM 4364)

Invited Talks

  • Gordon Research Conference – Physical Organic Chemistry, Holderness, NH, USA (June 23 – June 28, 2019)
  • Emory University, Department of Chemistry, Atlanta, GA, USA (March 6, 2019)
  • University of Georgia, Department of Chemistry, Athens, GA, USA (March 5, 2019)
  • Aromaticity2018, Cancun, Mexico (Nov. 27 – Dec. 1, 2018)
  • University of Memphis, Department of Chemistry, Memphis, TN, USA (Nov. 16, 2018)
  • University of California, Los Angeles, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Los Angeles, CA, USA (Nov. 2, 2018)
  • University of California, Davis, Department of Chemistry, Davis, CA, USA (Oct. 30, 2018)
  • University of North Texas, Department of Chemistry, Denton, TX, USA (Oct. 19, 2018)
  • European Symposium on Chemical Bonding, Oviedo, Spain (Sept. 3 – Sept. 7, 2018)
  • Assistant Professor Excellence Speaker Series (APeX), University of Houston, Houston, TX, USA (Jan. 31, 2018)
  • International Conference on Horizons in Hydrogen Bond Research (HBOND17), Jyvaskyla, Finland (Sept. 10 – Sept. 14, 2017)
  • World Association of Theoretical and Computational Chemists (WATOC) Satellite, The Chemical Bonds at the 21st Century, Aachen, Germany (Sept. 2 – Sept. 4, 2017)
  • Female Excellence in Theoretical Chemistry, Putten, The Netherlands (June 22 – June 25, 2017)
  • Leiden Chemical Biology Lecture Series, Leiden University, Leiden, The Netherlands (June 22, 2017
  • International Symposium of Chemical Sciences, Houston, TX, USA (Jan. 19 – Jan. 21, 2017)
  • Congress of the International Society for Theoretical Chemical Physics (ISTCP): Chemical Insights Symposium, Grand Forks, ND, USA (July 17 – July 22, 2016)
  • Solvay Meeting: Conceptual Quantum Chemistry: Present Aspects and Challenges for the Future, Brussels, Belgium (April 4 – April 8, 2016)
  • Theory and Experiment: A Meeting at the Interface (Symposium in Memory of Paul Schleyer), Erlangen, Germany (March 30 – April 1, 2016)
  • International Conference on Horizons in Hydrogen Bond Research, Wroclaw, Poland (Sept. 13 – Sept. 18, 2015)
  • Telluride Workshop on Accelerating Reaction Discovery, Telluride, CO, USA (July 24 – July 31, 2015)
  • International Conference on Chemical Bonding, Kauai, HI, USA (July 2 – July 6, 2015)
  • Southeast Theoretical Chemistry Association Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, USA (May 14 – May 16, 2015)
  • International Conference on Chemical Bonding, Kauai, HI, USA (July 23 – July 28, 2014)
  • CECAM Workshop: Structure-Property Relationships of Molecular Precursors to Organic Electronics, EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland (Oct. 22 – Oct. 25, 2013)

Contributed Presentations

  • Gordon Research Conference – Physical Organic Chemistry, Holderness, NH, USA (June 25 – June 30, 2017)
  • International Conference on Horizons in Hydrogen Bond Research, Wroclaw, Poland (Sept. 13 – Sept. 18, 2015)




   


Judy I-Chia Wu

Judy was born in the subtropical island of Taiwan. She moved  to the US in 2005 and earned her PhD in 2011 with Paul Schleyer, at the Center for Computational Quantum Chemistry, at the University of Georgia. In 2015, She joined the Chemistry Department at the University of Houston as an Assistant Professor.