Gong Chen Lab @ Nankai / 南开大学陈弓课题组
PhD Students
Zhengwei Guo
PhD4 (2014-)

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, ASAP DOI:10.1021/acs.orglett.8b00530.

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

Yaxin Wang
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.

RESEARCH INTEREST

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

Hao Wang
PhD3 (2015-)

EDUCATION

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

09/2012-06/2015, M. S., Shanghai University. (Advised by Prof. Bin Xu)

09/2010-06/2011, National University of Kaohsiung. (Advised by Prof. Tzong-Liu Wang and Prof. Cha-Chi Ou)

09/2008-06/2012, B. S., Shandong University of Science and Technology. (Advised by Prof. Peng Wang)

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

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

Long Liu
PhD3 (2015-)

EDUCATION

2015.9-present: 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

RESEARCH INTEREST

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

Delong Mu
PhD3 (2015-)

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.

RESEARCH INTEREST

C-H Activation, Organometallic Chemistry, Organic Synthesis

Xue-Qing Mou
PhD2 (2016-)

EDUCATION

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

2013/9-2016/6 Master Degree in pharmacy at Lanzhou University, Superviser: Prof. Shao-Hua Wang

2009/9-2013/6 Bachelor Degree in pharmaceutical engineering at 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., DOI:10.1021/acs.orglett.8b00530.

RESEARCH INTEREST

Design and development of novel and efficient metal mediated organic reactions which can be efficiently used to synthesis of natural and artificial biologically active compounds.

Qingbin Wang
PhD2 (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
PhD1 (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. Palladium-Catalyzed Amide-Directed Enantioselective Hydrocarbofunctionalization of Unactivated Alkenes Using a Chiral Monodentate Oxazoline Ligand. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2018, Article ASAP. DOI: 10.1021/jacs.8b00641

2. Wang, H., Tong, H. R., He, G. & Chen, G. An Enantioselective Bidentate Auxiliary Directed Palladium-Catalyzed Benzylic C-H Arylation of Amines Using a BINOL Phosphate Ligand. Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2016, 55, 15387-15391. (Highlighted by Synfacts, 2017, 13, 163. & Chin. J. Org. Chem. 2017, 37, 542.)

RESEARCH INTEREST

Asymmetric C-H bond activation.

Zhiqiang Deng
PhD1 (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. Palladium-Catalyzed Amide-Directed Enantioselective Hydrocarbofunctionalization of Unactivated Alkenes Using a Chiral Monodentate Oxazoline Ligand. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2018, Article ASAP. DOI: 10.1021/jacs.8b00641

RESEARCH INTEREST

C-H bond activation, computational chemistry.

Quanquan Wang
PhD1 (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.

Bo Li
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
Mingming Zhang
MS3 (2015-)

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
MS3 (2015-)

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

RESEARCH INTEREST

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

Zibo Bai
MS2 (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.

Xiafei Hu
MS2 (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.

RESEARCH INTERES

Radical C-H Functionalization, Stereochemistry of Radical Reactions

Shuang An
MS1 (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
MS1 (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
MS1 (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
MS1 (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
Wangde Hua
BS4 (2014-)

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, DOI: 10.1038/s41557-018-0006-y.

RESEARCH INTEREST

Synthetic methodology of complex peptides

Cheng Bi
BS4 (2014-)

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

Yuting Hu
BS4 (2014-)

EDUCATION

2014.09-Present 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

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
Xuekai Zhang
PhD (2014-2018)

EDUCATION

2014.7-2017.06: 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, 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
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
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.