Prof. Dr. Ruimao HUA

Department of Chemistry, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China

Tel.: +86-10-62792596;

Fax: +86-10-62771149

E-mail: ruimao@mail.tsinghua.edu.cn

   

RESEARCH INTEREST

Alkyne Chemistry, Organic Compounds for Display

 

EDUCATION

1992-1996 Ph. D. Tokyo Institute of Technology (Japan)

1986-1989 M. Sc. Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences

1982-1986 B. Sc. Fujian Normal University

  

PROFESSIONAL APPOINTMENTS

1989-1992 Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences. Assistant Researcher

1996-2002 Japan Science and Technology Corporation (JSP), Research Fellow

2002-present Department of Chemistry at Tsinghua University, Professor of Chemistry

  

MEMBER OF EDITORIAL BOARD

Current Organic Synthesis,

Current Catalysis,

Mini-Reviews in Organic Chemistry,

Journal of Chemistry and Applications

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS:

1.    Liyao Zheng, Yunhui Bin, Yunpeng Wang, Ruimao Hua*

      Synthesis of Natural Product-like Polyheterocycles via One-Pot Cascade Oximation, C–H Activation and Alkyne Annulation.

       The Journal of Organic Chemistry 2016, 81, 8911-8919.

2.    Biao Guo, Liyao Zheng, Lei Zhang, Ruimao Hua*

       Synthesis of Benzofulvene Derivatives from Diarylacetylenes via Pd(II)-Catalyzed Alkyne-Directed C(sp2)-H Bond Activation.

       The Journal of Organic Chemistry 2015, 80, 8430-8434

3.    Biao Guo, Yiming Zhou, Lei Zhang, Ruimao Hua*

       Bronsted Acid-Promoted One-Pot Synthesis of Chrysene Derivatives via Isochromenylium Intermediate Formed in Situ.

       The Journal of Organic Chemistry 2015, 80, 7635-7641

4.    Lei Zhang, Liyao Zheng, Biao Guo, Ruimao Hua*

One-Pot Synthesis of Multisubstituted 2-Aminoquinolines from Annulation of 1-Aryl Tetrazoles with Internal Alkynes via Double C-H Activation and Denitrogenation.

       The Journal of Organic Chemistry 2014, 79, 11541-11548

5.    Biao Guo, Liyao Zheng, Lichen Yang, Ruimao Hua*

       Synthesis of Chrysene Derivatives via Copper-Catalyzed One-Pot Dimerization of 2-Alkynyl-1-acetylbenzenes.

       The Journal of Organic Chemistry 2014, 79, 4352-4357

6.    Liyao Zheng, Ruimao Hua*

       Modular Assembly of Ring-Fused and π-Extended Phenanthroimidazoles via C-H Activation and Alkyne Annulation.

       The Journal of Organic Chemistry 2014, 79, 3930-3936

7.    Liyao Zheng, Jia Ju, Yunhui Bin, Ruimao Hua*

       Synthesis of Isoquinolines and Heterocycle-Fused Pyridines via Three-Component Cascade Reaction of Aryl Ketones, Hydroxylamine, and Alkynes.

       The Journal of Organic Chemistry 2012, 77, 5794-5800

8.    Jie Li, Ruimao Hua*, Tao Liu

       Highly Chemo- and Stereoselective Palladium-Catalyzed Transfer Semihydrogenation of Internal Alkynes Affording cis-Alkenes.

       The Journal of Organic Chemistry 2010, 75, 2966-2970

9.    Ming Li, Ruimao Hua*

       Ru3(CO)12-Catalyzed Reactions of Catechols with Alkynes: An Atom-Economic Process for the Synthesis of 2,2-Disubstituted 1,3-Benzodioxoles from the Double Addition of the O-H Bond Across a Triple Bond.

       The Journal of Organic Chemistry 2008, 73, 8658-8660

10.  Hanxiang Zeng, Ruimao Hua*

       Palladium-Catalyzed Hydrophenylation of Alkyne with Sodium Tetraphenylborate under Mild Conditions.

       The Journal of Organic Chemistry 2008, 73, 558-562

 

REVIEWS

(1)  Ruimao Hua* and Sushmita Roy, Organocatalytic Transformation of Carbon Dioxide, chapter 5 in “Recent   Advances in Organocatalysis”, edited by Iyad Karame & Hassan Srour (2016, InTech).

 

(2)   Ruimao Hua, Copper-Catalyzed Alkynylation and Alkenylation Reaction of Alkynyl Derivatives: New Access to Diynes and Enynes, chapter 12 in “Copper-Mediated Cross-Coupling Reactions”, edited by Gwilherm Evano & Nicolas Blanchard (2013, Wiley)

 

(3)   Guest editor: Current Organic Chemistry, 2011, 15, 5: “Recent Progress in the Synthesis and Applications of Cyclic Compounds”