Gong Chen Lab @ Nankai / 南开大学陈弓课题组
POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWS
Hao Wang, Ph.D(王浩)
E-mail: hao@nankai.edu.cn

ACADEMIC CAREER

2018/07- Postdoctoral researcher, Nankai University, China (with Prof. Gong Chen and Gang He)

EDUCATION

2015-2018, Ph. D., Nankai University. (Advised by Prof. Gong Chen and Prof. Gang He)

2012-2015, M. S., Shanghai University. (Advised by Prof. Bin Xu)

2010-2011, National University of Kaohsiung. (Advised by Prof. Tzong-Liu Wang and Prof. Cha-Chi Ou)

2008-2012, B. S., Shandong University of Science and Technology. (Advised by Prof. Peng Wang)

PUBLICATIONS

1. Wang, H., Bai, Z.B., Jiao, T. Q., Deng, Z. Q., Tong, H. R., He, G. Peng, Q. & Chen, G. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2018, 140, 3542-3546.

2. Wang, H., Tong,H. R., He, G. & Chen, G.Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2016, 55, 15387-15391.

3. Wang, H. &Xu, B. Chin. J. Org. Chem. 2015, 35, 588-602.

4. Wang, H., Yu, Y.,Hong, X., Tan, Q. & Xu, B. J. Org. Chem. 2014, 79, 3279-3288.

5. Wang, H., Yu, Y.,Hong, X. & Xu, B. Chem. Commun. 2014, 50, 13485-13488.

6.  Hong, X., Wang, H., Liu, B. & Xu, B. Chem. Commun. 2014, 50,14129-14132.

7.  Hong, X., Wang, H., Qian, G., Tan, Q. &Xu, B.  J. Org. Chem. 2014, 79, 3228-3237.

RESEARCH INTEREST

Synthetic methodology, Organic synthesis, Metal-catalyzed, Organometallic chemistry.

GRADUATE STUDENTS
Xue-Qing Mou (牟学清)
PhD3 (2016-)

EDUCATION

2016/9-present, PhD, Nankai University, Superviser: Prof. Gong Chen and Prof. Gang He

2013/9-2016/6, M. S. Lanzhou University, Superviser: Prof. Shao-Hua Wang

2009/9-2013/6, B. S. China Pharmaceutical University

PUBLICATIONS

1. Mou, X.-Q.; Chen, X.-Y.; Chen, G. & He, G. Chem. Commun., 2018, 54, 515. 2.

2. Guo, Z.-W.; Li, M.; Mou, X.-Q.; He, G.; Xue, X.-S.; Chen, G. Org. Lett., 2018, DOI:10.1021/acs.orglett.8b00530.

RESEARCH INTEREST

Metal mediated organic reactions.

Qingbin Wang (王庆兵)
PhD3 (2016-)

EDUCATION

2016/9-present Ph. D studies in Organic chemistry at Nankai University, Superviser: Prof. Gong Chen and Prof. Gang He

2009/9-2016/7 Work For Drug Research and Development at QiLu-Pharma and LKPC.

2006/9-2009/7 Master Degree in Chemistry at East China Normal University, Superviser: Prof. Jianbo Zhang

PUBLICATIONS

1. Zhang, X.-K.; Lu, G.; Sun, M.; Mahankali, M.; Ma, Y.-F.; Zhang, M.-M.; Hua, W.-D.; Hu, Y.-T.; Wang, Q.-B.; Chen, J.-H.; He, G.;* Qi, X.-B.;* Shen, W.-J.;* Liu, P.;* Chen, G.* Nat. Chem. 2018, DOI: 10.1038/s41557-018-0006-y.

RESEARCH INTEREST

Design and development of novel and efficient Synthetic Methodology Organometallic chemistry.

Huarong Tong (童华绒)
PhD2 (2015-)

EDUCATION

09/2015 – present Ph. D student in chemistry college of chemistry, Nankai University

09/2011 – 06/2015 Bachelor of Science in chemistry College of chemistry and chemical engineering, Jiangsu Normal University

PUBLICATIONS

1. Wang, H., Bai, Z. B., Deng, Z.Q., Tong, H. R., He, G. & Chen, G. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2018, 140, 3542-3546.

2. Wang, H., Tong, H. R., He, G. & Chen, G. Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2016, 55, 15387-15391.

RESEARCH INTEREST

Asymmetric C-H bond activation.


Zhiqiang Deng (邓志强)
PhD2 (2017-)

EDUCATION

09/2017-Now, Ph. D., Nankai University, Organic chemistry.

09/2014-07/2017, M. S., Xi'an Jiaotong University, Organic chemistry.

09/2010-07/2014, B. S., Datong University, Applied chemistry.

PUBLICATIONS

1.  Wang, H., Bai, Z. B., Deng, Z.Q., Tong, H. R., He, G. & Chen, G. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2018, 140, 3542-3246.

RESEARCH INTEREST

C-H bond activation, computational chemistry.

Quanquan Wang (王权权)
PhD2 (2015-)

EDUCATION

09/2015 – present Ph. D.,Nankai University

09/2011 – 06/2015 B.S., College of Chemistry and Molecular Engineer, Qindao University of Science & Technology

PUBLICATIONS

1.  Long Liu, Shanshan Wu, Quanquan Wang, Mingming Zhang, Bo Wang, Gang He and Gong Chen Org.Chem.Front, 2018

RESEARCH INTEREST

Total synthesis of natural products; Carbohydrate Chemistry; synthesis methodology.


Xiafei Hu (胡霞飞)
PhD1 (2016-)

EDUCATION

09/2016- present, M.S., Nankai University, Tianjin, P. R. China. (Advised by Prof. Gong Chen and Prof. Gang He)

09/2011- 06/2015, B.S., Tianjin Normal University, Tianjin, P. R. China.

PUBLICATIONS

1. Yaxin Wang+, Xiafei Hu+, Cristian A. Morales-Rivera, Guo-Xing Li, Xin Huang, Gang He, Peng Liu, and Gong Chen J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2018, 140, . Article ASAP. DOI:10.1021/jacs.8b05753

RESEARCH INTERES

Radical C-H Functionalization, Stereochemistry of Radical Reactions

Zibo Bai (白子渤)
PhD1 (2016-)

EDUCATION

09/2016 – present: M.S., College of Chemistry , Nankai University. (Advised by Prof. Gong Chen and Prof. Gang He)

09/2012 – 06/2016:B.S.,College of Chemistry and Molecular Engineering, Zhengzhou University,

PUBLICATIONS

1. Wang, H., Bai, Z. B., Deng, Z.Q., Tong, H. R., He, G. & Chen, G. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2018, Article ASAP. DOI: 10.1021/jacs.8b00641

RESEARCH INTEREST

Synthetic methodology, Organic synthesis, Metal-catalyzed, Organometallic chemistry.

Bo Li (李博)
PhD1 (2018-)

EDUCATION

09/2014-07/2017, M.S. Peking Union Medical College, Tsinghua University. (Supervisor: Prof. Li Li and Xiaoxiao Yang)

09/2010-07/2014, B.S. Weifang Medical University. (Supervisor: Prof. Dongmei Liu)


RESEARCH INTEREST

Medicinal chemistry, Peptide synthesis, Organometallic chemistry, Asymmetric synthesis

Master Students
Shuang An (安爽)
MS2 (2017-)

EDUCATION

2017.9-present: Nankai University, College of Chemistry. M.S.

2013.9-2017.6: LanZhouJiaotong University, College of Chemistry and biology Engineering.

RESEARCH INTEREST

C-H bond activation; Total synthesis of natural products.

Juan Duan (段娟)
MS2 (2017-)

EDUCATION

07/2017-prezent, M.S., Nankai University, Tianjin, P. R. China. (Advised by Prof. Gong Chen and Prof. Gang He)

09/2013-06/2017, B.S., Shandong University of Technology, Shandong, P.R. China.

RESEARCH INTEREST

Organic synthesis, Synthetic methodology

Ziqian Bai (白子谦)
MS2 (2017-)

EDUCATION

09/2017-present: M.S., Nankai University, Tianjin, P. R. China.

09/2013-06/2017  B.S., Shandong University of Technology, Shandong, P.R. China.

RESEARCH INTEREST

Synthetic methodology, Metal-catalyzed, asymmetric synthesis

Xinghua Li (李兴华)
MS2 (2017-)

EDUCATION

2017.07-present Master student in organic chemistry. College of Chemistry, Nankai University.

2013.9-2017.6 College of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Lanzhou University.

RESEARCH INTEREST

Asymmetric C-H bond activation. Methodology

Undergraduates
Xiangyu Chen
BS3 (2015-)

EDUCATION

2018.03-present: University of California, Los Angeles. (Advised by Prof K. N. Houk)

2015.09-present: B.S., Nankai University, Chemistry (Poling Class) (Advised by Prof. Gong Chen and Prof. Gang He)

PUBLICATIONS

1. Mou, X.-Q.; Chen, X.-Y.; Chen, G. & He, G. Chem. Commun., 2018, 54, 515.

RESEARCH INTEREST

Computational Organic Chemistry

Xin Huang
BS3 (2015-)

EDUCATION

2015.09-present: B.S., Nankai University, Chemistry (Advised by Prof. Gong Chen and Prof. Gang He

RESEARCH INTEREST

Synthetic methodology, Halogen-Bond promoted reactions

Yixing Suo
BS4 (2014-)

EDUCATION

09/2014-07/2016 B.S., College of Chemistry, Nankai University

09/2016-present B.E., College of Chemical Engineering, Tianjin University

07/2017-01/2018 visiting practicum student, College of Chemistry, University of New South Wales

RESEARCH INTEREST

Total synthesis of natural products

Zhenxiang Zhao
BS2 (2016-)

EDUCATION

2016.09-now: Nankai University, College of Chemistry, B.S.

RESEARCH INTEREST

Organometallic chemistry; Synthetic methodology of complex peptides.

Zeyi Huang
BS2 (2016-)

EDUCATION

09/2016-now: College of Chemistry, Nankai University

RESEARCH INTEREST

Total synthesis of natural products

Alumni
Yaxin Wang, Ph.D(王亚昕)
PhD3 (2015-)

EDUCATION

07/2015-present, Ph. D., Nankai University. (Advised by Prof. Gong Chen and Prof. Gang He)

09/2011-06/2014, M. S., Northwest Normal University. (Advised by Prof. Xiaodong Jia)

09/2007-06/2011, B. S., Lanzhou City University.

PUBLICATIONS

1. Yaxin Wang, Junhua Wang, Guo-Xing Li, Gang He, Gong Chen*. Org. Lett. 2017,19, 1442.

2. Yaxin Wang, Guo-Xing Li, Guohui Yang, Gang He, Gong Chen*. Chem. Sci. 2016, 7, 2679.

3. Yaxin Wang+, Xiafei Hu+, Cristian A. Morales-Rivera, Guo-Xing Li, Xin Huang, Gang He, Peng Liu, and Gong Chen J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2018, 140, . Article ASAP. DOI:10.1021/jacs.8b05753

RESEARCH INTEREST

Synthetic methodology, visible-light promoted reactions, Halogen-Bond promoted reactions, radical reaction.

Currently:

Lecturer, Nantong University

Mingming Zhang (张明明)
MS (2015-2018)

EDUCATION

2015.07-present: Master graduate student in organic chemistry. College of Chemistry ,Nankai University

2011.09-2015.06: Undergraduate student in Pharmaceutical Engineering .College of Bioinformatics, Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications

PUBLICATIONS

1. Zhang, X.-K.; Lu, G.; Sun, M.; Mahankali, M.; Ma, Y.-F.; Zhang, M.-M.; Hua, W.-D.; Hu, Y.-T.; Wang, Q.-B.; Chen, J.-H.; He, G.;* Qi, X.-B.;* Shen, W.-J.;* Liu, P.;* Chen, G.* Nat. Chem. 2018, DOI: 10.1038/s41557-018-0006-y.

2. Liu, L.; Wu, S.-S.; Wang, Q.-Q.; Zhang, M.-M.; Wang, B.; He, G.; *Chen, G. * Org. Chem. Front. 2018, DOI: 10.1039/C8QO00145F.

Junhua Wang (王俊华)
MS (2015-2018)

EDUCATION

09/2015- present, M.S., Nankai University, Tianjin, P. R. China. (Advised by Prof. Dr. Gong Chen and Prof. Dr. Gang He)

09/2000- 06/2004, B.S., AnHui Normal University, , P. R. China

PUBLICATIONS

1. Yaxin Wang, Junhua Wang, Guo-Xing Li, Gang He, Gong Chen. Org. Lett. 2017,19, 1442

2. Junhua Wang, Guo‐Xing Li, Gang He and Gong Chen. Asian J. Org. Chem., 2018, Accepted Manuscript. DOI:10.1002/ajoc.201800197

RESEARCH INTEREST

Synthetic methodology, Organic synthesis, Radical C-H Functionalization, Radical Reaction, Photocatalysis


Cheng Bi (毕成)
BS (2014-2018)

EDUCATION

2014.09-Present B.S., Nankai University, Chemistry (Poling Class) (supervised by Prof. Gong Chen and Prof. Gang He)

RESEARCH INTEREST

Cross-Coupling and total synthesis

Currently:

Ph.D canditate, Scripps Research Institute, USA.

Delong Mu, Ph.D(穆德龙)
PhD (2015-2018)

EDUCATION

2015.9-present, Nankai University, Organic Chemistry, PhD

2011.9-2014.6, Zhengzhou University, Organic Chemistry, M.S.

2007.9-2011.6, Huainan Normal University, Applied Chemistry, B.S.

PUBLICATIONS

1. Mu, D., Gao, F., Chen, G.,* He, G.* ACS Catal. 2017, 7, 1880-1885.

2. Mu, D., Wang, X., Chen, G.,* He, G.* J. Org. Chem. 2017, 82, 4497-4503.

3. Delong Mu, Gang He, and Gong Chen Chem. Asian J., 2018, Accepted Manuscript. DOI: 10.1002/asia.201800581.

RESEARCH INTEREST

C-H Activation, Organometallic Chemistry, Organic Synthesis

Currently:

Postdoctoral, Southern University of Science and Technology

Yuting Hu (胡雨亭)
BS (2014-2018)

EDUCATION

2014.09-2018.06 B.S., Nankai University (supervised by Prof. Gong Chen and Prof. Gang He)

PUBLICATIONS

1. Zhang, X.-K.; Lu, G.; Sun, M.; Mahankali, M.; Ma, Y.-F.; Zhang, M.-M.; Hua, W.-D.; Hu, Y.-T.; Wang, Q.-B.; Chen, J.-H.; He, G.;* Qi, X.-B.;* Shen, W.-J.;* Liu, P.;* Chen, G.* Nat. Chem. 2018, DOI: 10.1038/s41557-018-0006-y.

RESEARCH INTEREST

Synthetic methodology of complex peptides

Currently:

Ph.D canditate, UCSB, USA.

Long Liu, Ph.D(刘龙)
PhD (2015-2018)

EDUCATION

2015.9-2018.6: Nankai University, organic chemistry, Ph. D

2012.9-2015.6: China Pharmaceutical University, Medicinal chemistry, M. S

2007.9-2011.6 China Pharmaceutical University, Pharmacy (Basic pharmaceutical science) B. S

PUBLICATIONS

1. Wang, B.; Liu, Y.; Jiao, R.; Feng, Y.; Li, Q.; Chen, C.; Liu, L.; He, G.; Chen, G.* J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2016, 138, 3926-3932.

2. Liu, L.; Wu, S.; Wang, Q.; Zhang, M.; Wang, B.; He, G.; Chen, G.* Org. Chem. Front., 2018, 10.1039/C8QO00145F

3. Long Liu, Bo Wang, Cheng Bi, Gang He and Gong Chen. Chinese Chem. Lett., 2018, Accepted Manuscript. DOI:10.1016/j.cclet.2018.05.012

RESEARCH INTEREST

Carbohydrate Chemistry; Total synthesis of natural products; Medicinal chemistry.


Wangde Hua (华旺徳)
BS (2014-2018)

EDUCATION

2014.09-present: M.S., Nankai University, College of Chemistry

PUBLICATIONS

1. Zhang, X.-K.; Lu, G.; Sun, M.; Mahankali, M.; Ma, Y.-F.; Zhang, M.-M.; Hua, W.-D.; Hu, Y.-T.; Wang, Q.-B.; Chen, J.-H.; He, G.;* Qi, X.-B.;* Shen, W.-J.;* Liu, P.;* Chen, G.* Nat. Chem. 2018, 10, 540-548. DOI: 10.1038/s41557-018-0006-y.

RESEARCH INTEREST

Synthetic methodology of complex peptides

Currently:

PhD candidate, Perking University

Zhengwei Guo, Ph.D(郭政伟)
PhD (2014-2018)

EDUCATION

2014.9-present: Nankai University, Ph. D

2009.9-2012.3: Nanjing University of Science and Technology, M. S

2005.9-2009.6 Liaoning University, B. S

PUBLICATIONS

1. Guo, Z.-W.; Li, M.; Mou, X.-Q.; He, G.;* Xue, X.-S.;* Chen, G.* Org. Lett., 2018, 20,1684-1687.

2. He, G.;* Lu, G.; Guo, Z.-W.; Liu, P.;* Chen, G.* Nat. Chem. 2016, 8, 1131

RESEARCH INTEREST

Organometallic chemistry, Medicinal chemistry, DPPF-mediator Radical reactions

Currently:

Postdoctoral, Henan University

Xuekai Zhang, Ph.D(张学楷)
PhD (2014-2018)

EDUCATION

2014.07-2017.12: Nankai University, Ph.D.

2011.07-2013.06: Qingdao University of Science & Technology, M.S.

2007.09-2011.07: Qingdao University of Science & Technology, B.S.

PUBLICATIONS

1. Zhang, X.-K.; Lu, G.; Sun, M.; Mahankali, M.; Ma, Y.-F.; Zhang, M.-M.; Hua, W.-D.; Hu, Y.-T.; Wang, Q.-B.; Chen, J.-H.;

   He, G.;* Qi, X.-B.;* Shen, W.-J.;* Liu, P.;* Chen, G.* Nat. Chem. 2018, 10, 540-548. DOI: 10.1038/s41557-018-0006-y.

2. Zhang, X.-K.; He, G.;* Chen, G.* Org. Biomol. Chem. 2016, 14, 5511.

RESEARCH INTEREST:

Organometallic chemistry; Synthetic methodology of complex peptides.

Currently:

Postdoctoral, PSU, USA


Xinmou Wang (王欣谋)
MS (2014-2017)

EDUCATION

2014/09-2017/06: Nankai University, Organic Chemistry, M.S.

2010/09-2014/06: Hunan Institute of Science and Technology, Applied Chemistry, B.S.

PUBLICATIONS

1. Nack William A., Wang Xinmou, Wang Bo, He Gang* and Chen Gong* Beilstein J. Org. Chem., 2016, 12, 12493-12499

2. Mu Delong, Wang Xinmou, Chen Gong* and He Gang* J. Org. Chem. 2017, 82, 4497–4503.

Currently:

Ph.D Student, Nankai University, China.

Shanshan Wu (吴珊珊)
MS (2014-2017)

EDUCATION

2014.9-2017.7: Nankai University, Organic Chemistry, M.S.

2010.9-2014.7: Anyang Normal University, Meterial Chemistry, B.S.

PUBLICATIONS

1. Liu, L.; Wu, S.; Wang, Q.; Zhang, M.; Wang, B.; He, G.; Chen, G.* Org. Chem. Front., 2018, 10.1039/C8QO00145F

Currently:

New Oriental, Tianjin, China.