Associate Prof. Xinyan WANG


Associate Prof. Wang, Ph.D from Tsinghua University (2004); postdoctoral fellow at department of chemistry in Tsinghua University (2004-2006). She joined Tsinghua University in 2006.



Selected Publications:

1. Shao C, Wang X*, Xu J, Zhao J, Zhang Q, Hu Y, Carboxylic Acid-Promoted Copper(I)- Catalyzed Azide-Alkyne Cycloaddition. Journal of Organic Chemistry, 2010 (ASAP, DOI: 10.1021/jo101495k).

2. Shao C, Cheng G,.; Su D, Xu J, Wang X*, Hu Y, Copper(I) acetate: A structurally simple but highly efficient dinuclear catalyst for copper-catalyzed azide-alkyne cycloaddition, Adv. Synth. Catal. 2010, 352, 1587-1593. Advanced Synthesis & Catalyst, 2010, 352, 1587-1593.

3. Xu J, Wang X*, Shao C, Su D, Cheng G, Hu Y, Highly efficient synthesis of phenols by copper-catalyzed oxidative hydroxylation of arylboronic acids at room temperature in water, Organic Letters, 2010, 12, 1964-1967.

4. Cheng G, Wang X*, Su D, Liu H, Liu F, Hu Y, Preparation of enantiopure substituted piperidines containing 2-alkene or 2-alkyne chains: Application to total syntheses of natural quinolizidine-alkaloids, Journal of Organic Chemistry, 2010, 75, 1911-1916.

5. Xu J, Cheng G, Su D, Liu Y, Wang X*, Hu Y, Direct ortho-arylation of N-phenacylpyridinium bromide via a palladium catalyzed C-H bond activation, Chemistry – A European Journal, 2009, 70, 1897-1900.

6. Cheng C, Sun J, Xing L, Xu J, Wang X*, Hu Y, A highly chemoselective Pd-C catalytic hydrodechlorination leading to a highly efficient N-debenzylation of benzylamines, Journal of Organic Chemistry, 2009, 74, 5671-5674.

7. Zhu R, Xing L, Wang X*, Cheng C, Su D, Hu Y, Highly practical “ligand-free-like” copper-catalyzed N-arylation of azoles in lower nitrile solvents, Advanced Synthesis & Catalyst, 2008, 350, 1253-1257.

8. Cheng C, Wang X, Xing L, Liu B, Zhu R, Hu Y, An efficient and practical method for highly chemoselective hydrogenation of nitrobenzylamines to aminobenzylamine hydrochlorid, Advanced Synthesis & Catalyst, 2007, 349, 1775-1780.