Qing-An Chen

Ph.D. Candidate

Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics,
Chinese Academy of Sciences,
457 Zhongshan Road, Dalian 116023, P. R. China

Tel: 86-411-84379325 (office)
E-mail: chenan@mail.ustc.edu.cn



Educational Background

2008.9-2012.7, Ph. D. in Organic Chemistry, Advisor Prof. Yong-Gui Zhou, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, CAS.

2007.9-2008.7, Graduate Course, University of Science and Technology of China

2003.9-2007.7, B.S. in Chemistry, University of Science and Technology of China


Excellent President Award of Chinese Academy of Science for Graduates, 2012.

The First Prize Scholarship of Yan Chang Petroleum, 2011.

The Zhuliyuehua Scholarship for Excellent Doctoral Student of Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2011.

Merit Student of Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2010.


Representative Publications:

12. Qing-An Chen, Zhi-Shi Ye, Ying Duan and Yong-Gui Zhou.* Homogeneous palladium-catalyzed asymmetric hydrogenation. Chem. Soc. Rev. 2013, 42, 497-511.

11. Qing-An Chen, Kai Gao, Ying Duan, Zhi-Shi Ye, Lei Shi, Yan Yang and Yong-Gui Zhou.* Dihydrophenanthridine: A New and Easily Regenerable NAD(P)H Model for Biomimetic Asymmetric Hydrogenation. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012, 134, 2442-2448 .

10. Duo-Sheng Wang, Qing-An Chen, Sheng-Mei Lu and Yong-Gui Zhou.* Asymmetric Hydrogenation of Heteroarenes and Arenes. Chem. Rev. 2012, 112, 2557-2590.

9. Qing-An Chen, Mu-Wang Chen, Chang-Bin Yu, Lei Shi, Duo-Sheng Wang, Yan Yang and Yong-Gui Zhou.* Biomimetic Asymmetric Hydrogenation: In Situ Regenerable Hantzsch Esters for Asymmetric Hydrogenation of Benzoxazinones. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2011, 133, 16432-16435.

8. Qing-An Chen, Duo-Sheng Wang, Yong-Gui Zhou,* Ying Duan, Hong-Jun Fan,* Yan Yang, and Zhang Zhang. Convergent Asymmetric Disproportionation Reactions: Metal/Bronsted Acid Relay Catalysis for Enantioselective Reduction of Quinoxalines J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2011, 133, 6126-6129.
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7. Duo-Sheng Wang, Zhi-Shi Ye, Qing-An Chen and Yong-Gui Zhou,* Chang-Bin Yu, Hong-Jun Fan,* and Ying Duan. Enantioselective Partial Hydrogenation of Simple Pyrroles: A Facile Access to Chiral 1-Pyrrolines. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2011, 133, 8866-8869.

6. Duo-Sheng Wang, Qing-An Chen, Wei Li, Chang-Bin Yu, Yong-Gui Zhou,* and Xumu Zhang.* Pd-catalyzed Asymmetric Hydrogenation of Unprotected Indoles Activated by Bronsted Acids. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2010, 132, 8909-8911.
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5. Qing-An Chen, Duo-Sheng Wang and Yong-Gui Zhou.* Bifunctional AgOAc-catalyzed Asymmtric Reactions. Chem. Commun. 2010, 46, 4043-4051.

4. Qing-An Chen, Xiang Dong, Mu-Wang Chen, Duo-Sheng Wang, Yong-Gui Zhou* and Yu-Xue Li.* Highly Effective and Diastereoselective Synthesis of Axially Chiral Bis-sulfoxide Ligands via Oxidative Aryl Coupling. Org. Lett. 2010, 12, 1928-1931.
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3. Qing-An Chen, Wei Zeng, Yong-Gui Zhou.* AgOAc-catalyzed Asymmetric Amination of Glycine Schiff bases with Azodicarboxylates. Tetrahedron Lett. 2009, 50, 6866-6868.

2. Qing-An Chen, Wei Zeng, Da-Wei Wang, Yong-Gui Zhou.* Bifunctional Silver Acetate Catalyzed Asymmetric Mannich-type Reactions. Synlett. 2009, 2236-2241.

1. Da-Wei Wang, Yong-Gui Zhou,* Qing-An Chen, Duo-Sheng Wang. Enantioselective Reduction of Nitrogen-Based Heteroaromatic Compounds. In Chiral Amine Synthesis; Thomas C. Nugent Ed. John Wiley, 2010. Chapter 10, 299-339.