Zhang, Guozhu   Professor

State Key Laboratory of Organometallic Chemistry

Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry, CAS

345 Lingling Lu, Shanghai 200032

Phone/Fax: +86 21 54925602

Email: guozhuzhang@sioc.ac.cn


08/2006 - 03/2011: Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Supervisor: Prof. Liming Zhang.

09/2000 - 07/2003: B.S. in Chemistry, Nankai University.

Supervisor: Prof. Jinpei Cheng

09/1996 - 07/2000: B.S. in Chemistry, Nankai University.

Supervisor: Prof. Jinpei Cheng


Academic Career:

11/2013 - present: Research Professor at Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences.

04/2011 - 10/2013: Postdoc research in Harvard University (with Prof. Yoshito Kishi).

07/2003 - 07/2006: Shanghai WuXi Pharmatech.


Awards & Honors:

Chinese Government Scholarship for Outstanding Self-financed Students Studying Abroad (2009)

Thieme Chemistry Journal Award (2015)


Research Interest:

Bimetallic catalysis in asymmetric coupling for carbon-carbon carbon-hetero atom bond formation, application in Bio-inspired synthesis of natural products.


Selected Publications:

1. G.-Y. Lei, H.-W. Zhang, B. Chen, M.-C. Xu, G.-Z. Zhang*, Copper-Catalyzed Enantioselective Arylalkynylation of Alkenes, Chem. Sci. 2020, 111023-1028..

2.  Y. Xiong, G.-Z. Zhang*, Enantioselective 1,2-Difunctionalization of 1,3-Butadiene by Sequential Alkylation and Carbonyl Allylation, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2018, 140, DOI: 10.1021/jacs.7b12760

3.  X.-X. Zheng, R. Guo, G.-Z. Zhang*, D.-Y. Zhang*, Rhodium(I)-Catalyzed Asymmetric [4+2] Cycloaddition Reactions of 2-Alkylenecyclobutanols with Cyclic Enones through C-C Bond Cleavage: Efficient Access to trans-Bicyclic Compounds, Chem. Sci., 2018, 9, 1873-1877

4.  R. Guo, G.-Z. Zhang*, Expedient Synthesis of 1,5-Diketones by Rhodium-Catalyzed Hydroacylation Enabled by C?C Bond Cleavage, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2017, 139, 12891-12894

5.  R. Guo, X.-X. Zheng, D.-Y. Zhang*, G.-Z. Zhang*, Rhodium(I)-Catalyzed Stereoselective [4+2] Cycloaddition of Oxetanols with Alkynes through C(sp3)-C(sp3) Bond Cleavage, Chem. Sci., 2017, 8, 3002-3006

6.  C.-J. Yu, B. Chen, T. Zhou, Q.-S. Tian, G.-Z. Zhang*, Gold (I)-Catalyzed Tandem Transformation with Diynes: Rapid Access to Cyclopentenone-Fused, Linear Polycyclic Molecules; Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2015, 37, 10903-10907