Publications

2021
2020
  • 114. Ji-Min Yang#, Feng-Kai Guo#, Yu-Tao Zhao, Qiao Zhang, Ming-Yao Huang, Mao-Lin Li, Shou-Fei Zhu,* and Qi-Lin Zhou*, Insertion of Alkylidene Carbenes into B−H Bonds, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2020, 142, 20924-20929. (Ji-Min Yang and Feng-Kai Guo contributed equally)




  • 113. Meng-Yang Hu, Peng He, Tian-Zhang Qiao, Wei Sun, Wen-Tao Li, Jie Lian, Jin-Hong Li, Shou-Fei Zhu*, Iron-catalyzed regiodivergent alkyne hydrosilylation, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2020, 142, 16894-16902.



  • 112. Mao-Lin Li#, Yao Li#, Jia-Bin Pan, Yi-Hao Li, Song Song, Shou-Fei Zhu*, Qi-Lin Zhou*. Carboxyl group-directed iridium-catalyzed enantioselective hydrogenation of aliphatic γ-ketoacids. ACS Catal. 2020, 10, 10032-10039. (#These authors contributed equally to this paper.)




  • 111. Yuan-Yuan Ren#, Hong-Xiang Mao#, Meng-Yang Hu, Shou-Fei Zhu*, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Cu/PCy3-catalyzed formal carbene insertion into electron-deficient C-H bonds, ChemCatChem 2020, 12, 4267-4271. (#This authors contributed equally to this paper.)




  • 110. Ming-Yao Huang, Shou-Fei Zhu*, Recent advances of catalytic asymmetric C-B bond forming reactions, Chem. J. Chin. Univ. 2020, 41, 1426-1448.(黄明耀,朱守非*,催化不对称碳硼成键反应研究进展,高等学校化学学报2020, 41, 1426-1448)





  • 109. Hui-Na Zou, Shou-Fei Zhu*, Progresses of 1,10-phenanthroline type ligands in Fe/Co/Ni catalysis, Progresses in Chemistry 2020,DOI: 10.7536/PC200607.(邹慧娜,朱守非*,邻菲罗啉类配体在铁系元素催化反应中的应用,化学进展2020,DOI: 10.7536/PC200607)


  • 108. Liang-Liang Yang, Declan Evans, Bin Xu, Wen-Tao Li, Mao-Lin Li, Shou-Fei Zhu*, K. N. Houk*, and Qi-Lin Zhou*. Enantioselective Diarylcarbene Insertion into Si-H Bonds Induced by Electronic Properties of the Carbenes.J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2020, 142, 12394-12399.



  • 107. You Li, Yu-Tao Zhao, Ting Zhou, Meng-Qing Chen, Yi-Pan Li, Ming-Yao Huang, Zhen-Chuang Xu, Shou-Fei Zhu,* and Qi-Lin Zhou. Highly Enantioselective O-H Bond Insertion Reaction of α-Alkyl- and α-Alkenyl-α-diazoacetates with Water. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2020, 142, 10557-10566.



2019
2018
  • 96. Mao-Lin Li, Meng-Qing Chen, Bin Xu, Shou-Fei Zhu,* and Qi-Lin Zhou.* Enantioselective O-H Bond Insertion of α-Diazoketones with Alcohols Cooperatively Catalyzed by Achiral Dirhodium Complexes and Chiral Spiro Phosphoric Acids. Acta Chim. Sinica201876, 883-889. (Mao-Lin Li and Meng-Qing Chen contributed equally)



  • 95. Yue Pang, Qiao He, Zi-Qi Li, Ji-Min Yang, Jin-Han Yu, Shou-Fei Zhu,* and Qi-Lin Zhou. Rhodium-Catalyzed B–H Bond Insertion Reactions of Unstabilized Diazo Compounds Generated in situ from Tosylhydrazones. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2018140, 10663-10668.



  • 94. Ji-Min Yang, Yu-Tao Zhao, Zi-Qi Li, Xue-Song Gu, Shou-Fei Zhu,* and Qi-Lin Zhou.* Gold-Catalyzed Oxidative Coupling of Terminal Alkynes and Borane Adducts: Efficient Synthesis of α-Boryl Ketones. ACS Catal. 20188, 7351-7355.



  • 93. Yuan-Yuan Ren, Mo Chen, Ke Li, Shou-Fei Zhu.* Gold-Catalyzed Formal C–C Bond Insertion Reaction of 2-Aryl-2-diazoesters with 1,3-Diketones. Chem.- Asian J. 201813, 2606-2610.



  • 92. Ke Li, Mao-Lin Li, Qi Zhang, Shou-Fei Zhu,* and Qi-Lin Zhou.* Highly Enantioselective Nickel-Catalyzed Intramolecular Hydroalkenylation of N- and O-Tethered 1,6-Dienes To Form Six-Membered Heterocycles. J. Am. Chem. Soc2018140, 7458-7461.





  • 91. Wen Che, Danyang C. Wen, Shou-Fei Zhu,* and Qi-Lin Zhou.* Iterative Synthesis of Polydeoxypropionates Based on Iridium-Catalyzed Asymmetric Hydrogenation of α-Substituted Acrylic Acid. Org. Lett. 201820, 3305-3309.



  • 90. Yi-Pan Li, Zi-Qi Li, Shou-Fei Zhu.* Recent Advances in Transition-Metal-Catalyzed Asymmetric Reactions of Diazo Compounds with Electron-rich (Hetero-) Arenes. Tetrahedron Lett. 201859, 2307-2316. (Digest paper)



  • 89. Yuan-Yuan Ren, Shou-Fei Zhu,* and Qi-Lin Zhou.* Chiral Proton-Transfer Shuttle Catalysts for Carbene Insertion Reactions. Org. Biomol. Chem. 201816, 3087-3094. (Review)





  • 88. Meng-Yang Hu, Qiao He, Song-Jie Fan, Zi-Chen Wang, Luo-Yan Liu, Yi-Jiang Mu, Qian Peng*, and Shou-Fei Zhu*. Ligands with 1,10-phenanthroline scaffold for highly regioselective iron-catalyzed alkene hydrosilylation. Nat. Commun. 2018, 9, 221.



2017
  • 87. Guo-Peng Wang, Meng-Qing Chen, Shou-Fei Zhu,* and Qi-Lin Zhou*. Enantioselective Nazarov cyclization of indole enones cooperatively catalyzed by Lewis acids and chiral Brønsted acids. Chem. Sci. 20178, 7197-7202.



  • 86. Ji-Min Yang, Zi-Qi Li; Shou-Fei Zhu.* Progresses on the Application of Stable Borane Adducts in the Synthesis of Organoborons. Chin. J. Org. Chem. 2017, 37, 2481-2497.



  • 85. Min-Jie Zhou, Shou-Fei Zhu and Qi-Lin Zhou.* Copper-catalyzed Mannich-type oxidative β-functionalization of tertiary amines. Chem. Commun., 201753, 8770-8773.


  • 84. Huan Xu, Yi-Pan Li, Yan Cai, Guo-Peng Wang, Shou-Fei Zhu*, Qi-Lin Zhou*. Highly Enantioselective Copper- and Iron-Catalyzed Intramolecular Cyclopropanation of Indoles. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017139, 7697-7700. (Huan Xu, Yi-Pan Li and Yan Cai contributed equally)



  • 83. Shou-Fei Zhu*, Qi-Lin Zhou*. Iridium-Catalyzed Asymmetric Hydrogenation of Unsaturated Carboxylic Acids. Acc. Chem. Res. 201750, 988-1001.


  • 82. Qing-Qing Cheng, Ji-Min Yang, Huan Xu, Shou-Fei Zhu*. Iron-Catalyzed Carbenoid Insertion into C(sp3)–H Bonds. Synlett201728, 1327-1330.



  • 81. Ji-Min Yang, Zi-Qi Li, Mao-Lin Li, Qiao He, Shou-Fei Zhu*, Qi-Lin Zhou*. Catalytic B–H Bond Insertion Reactions Using Alkynes as Carbene Precursors. J. Am. Chem. Soc, 2017139, 3784-3789.




  • 80. Mao-Lin Li, Shuang Yang, Xun-Cheng Su, Hui-Ling Wu, Liang-Liang Yang, Shou-Fei Zhu*, Qi-Lin Zhou*. Mechanism Studies of Ir-Catalyzed Asymmetric Hydrogenation of Unsaturated Carboxylic Acids, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017139, 541-547. (Mao-Lin Li and Shuang Yang contributed equally to this work)





  • 79. Shuang Yang, Wen Che, Hui-Ling Wu, Shou-Fei Zhu*, Qi-Lin Zhou*. Neutral Iridium Catalysts with Chiral Phosphine-Carboxy Ligands for Asymmetric Hydrogenation of Unsaturated Carboxylic Acids. Chem. Sci. 20178, 1977-1980



2016
  • 78. Xiao-Guang Song, Yuan-Yuan Ren, Shou-Fei Zhu*, Qi-Lin Zhou*. Enantioselective Copper-Catalyzed Intramolecular N-H Bond Insertion: An Efficient Synthesis of Chiral 2-Carboxy Tetrahydroquinolines. Adv. Synth. Catal. 2016358, 2366-2370.



  • 77. Ming-Lei Yuan, Jian-Hua Xie, Shou-Fei Zhu, Qi-Lin Zhou*. Deoxygenative Hydrogenation of Amides Catalyzed by a Well-Defined Iridium Pincer Complex. ACS. Catal. 20166, 3665-3669.






  • 76. Yan-Bo Yu, Lei Cheng, Yi-Pan Li, Yue Fu, Shou-Fei Zhu*, Qi-Lin Zhou*. Enantioselective iridium-catalyzed hydrogenation of β,β-disubstituted nitroalkenes. Chem. Commun., 2016, 52, 4812-4815



  • 75. Honglei Liu, Yang Liu, Chunhao Yuan, Guo-Peng Wang, Shou-Fei Zhu, Yang Wu, Bo Wang, Zhanhu Sun, Yumei Xiao, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Hongchao Guo*, Enantioselective synthesis of spirobarbiturate-cyclohexenes through phosphine-catalyzed asymmetric [4+2] annulation of barbiturate-derived alkenes with allenoates, Org. Lett. 2016, 18, 1302-1305. 

  • 74. Ji-Min Yang, Yan Cai, Shou-Fei Zhu*, Qi-Lin Zhou. Iron-catalyzed arylation of α-aryl-α-diazoesters. Org. Biomol. Chem. 201614, 5516-5519


  • 73. Jun-Xia Guo, Ting Zhou, Bin Xu, Shou-Fei Zhu*, Qi-Lin Zhou. Enantioselective synthesis of α-alkenyl α-amino acids via N–H insertion reactions, Chem. Sci. 2016, 7, 1104-1108.





2015
  • 72. Bin Xu, Mao-Lin Li, Xiao-Dong Zuo, Shou-Fei Zhu *, and Qi-Lin Zhou. Catalytic Asymmetric Arylation of α-Aryl-α-diazoacetates with Aniline Derivatives. J. Am. Chem. Soc, 2015, 137, 8700-8703.



  • 71. Cui Guo, Dong-Wei Sun, Shuang Yang, Shen-Jie Mao, Xiao-Hua Xu*, Shou-Fei Zhu*, and Qi-Lin Zhou*, Iridium-catalyzed asymmetric hydrogenation of 2-pyridyl cyclic imines: a highly enantioselective approach to nicotine derivatives, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015137, 90-93.


  • 70. Paula Mayorga Burrezo, Xiaozhang Zhu, Shou-Fei Zhu, Qifan Yan, Juan T. López Navarrete*, Hayato Tsuji*, Eiichi Nakamura*, and Juan Casado*, Planarization, fusion, and strain of carbon-bridged phenylenevinylene oligomers enhance π-electron and charge conjugation: a dissectional vibrational raman study, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137, 3834-3843.

  • 69. De Wang, Guo-Peng Wang, Yao-Liang Sun, Shou-Fei Zhu, Yin Wei, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Min Shi*, Chiral phosphine-catalyzed tunable cycloaddition reactions of allenoates with benzofuranone-derived olefins for a highly regio-, diastereo- and enantioselective synthesis of spiro-benzofuranones, Chem. Sci. 2015, 6, 7319-7325.

    Graphical abstract: Chiral phosphine-catalyzed tunable cycloaddition reactions of allenoates with benzofuranone-derived olefins for a highly regio-, diastereo- and enantioselective synthesis of spiro-benzofuranones
  •  68. Na Guo, Meng-Yang Hu, Ye Feng, Shou-Fei Zhu*, Highly efficient and practical hydrogenation of olefins catalyzed by in situ generated iron complex catalysts, Org. Chem. Front. 20152, 692 - 696.



  • 67. Qing-Qing Cheng, Huan Xu, Shou-Fei Zhu*, Qi-Lin Zhou, Enantioselective copper-catalyzed B‒H bond insertion reaction of α-diazoketones (铜催化α-重氮酮对硼氢键的不对称插入反应), Acta Chim. Sinica. 201573(4), 326-329. (Cover Story)



  • 66. Na Guo, Shou-Fei Zhu*, Iron-catalyzed hydrogenation reactions (铁催化氢化反应研究进展), Chin. J. Org. Chem. 201535, 1383-1398.



2014
  • 65. Xiao-Hui Yang, Ke Wang, Shou-Fei Zhu, Jian-Hua Xie*, and Qi-Lin Zhou*.Remote Ester Group Leads to Efficient Kinetic Resolution of Racemic Aliphatic Alcohols via Asymmetric Hydrogenation.J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2014136, 17426–17429.



  • 64. Jun-Jie Shen, Shou-Fei Zhu*, Yan Cai, Huan Xu, Xiu-Lan Xie, and Qi-Lin Zhou, Enantioselective iron-catalyzed intramolecular cyclopropanation reactions, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, 53,13188-13191 (Highlighted by Synfacts 201410, 1284).



  • 63. Bin Xu, Shou-Fei Zhu*, Xiao-Dong Zuo, Zhi-Chao Zhang, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Enantioselective N-H Insertion Reaction of α-Aryl α-Diazoketones: An Efficient Route to Chiral α-Aminoketones, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, 53,3913-3916


  • 62. Xiu-Lan Xie, Shou-Fei Zhu*, Jun-Xia Guo, Yan Cai, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Enantioselective Palladium-Catalyzed Insertion of α-Aryl-α-diazoacetates into the O-H Bonds of Phenols, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, 53, 2978-2981.



  • 61. Bin Xu, Shou-Fei Zhu*, Zhi-Chao Zhang, Zhi-Xiang Yu*, Yi Ma, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Highly enantioselective S–H bond insertion cooperatively catalyzed by dirhodium complexes and chiral spiro phosphoric acids, Chem. Sci. 2014, 5, 1442-1448.



  • 60. Shuang Yang, Shou-Fei Zhu, Na Guo, Song Song and Qi-Lin Zhou*, Carboxy-directed asymmetric hydrogenation of α-alkyl-α-aryl terminal olefins: highly enantioselective and chemoselective access to a chiral benzylmethyl center, Org. Biomol. Chem. 201412, 2049-2052


  • 59. Ze-Yu Li, Song Song, Shou-Fei Zhu*, Na Guo, Li-Xin Wang, and Qi-Lin Zhou*, Synthesis of chiral α-benzyl-β2-hydroxy carboxylic acids through iridium-catalyzed asymmetric hydrogenation of α-oxymethylcinnamic acids, Chin. J. Chem. 201432, 783-787.






  • 58. Shou-Fei Zhu*, and Qi-Lin Zhou*, Iron-catalyzed transformations of dizao compounds, National Science Review 2014, 1, 580-603.



2013
  • 57. Qing-Qing Cheng, Shou-Fei Zhu*, Yong-Zhen Zhang, Xiu-Lan Xie, and Qi-Lin Zhou*, Copper-Catalyzed B–H Bond Insertion Reaction: A Highly Efficient and Enantioselective C–B Bond-Forming Reaction with Amine- and Phosphine-Borane Adducts, J. Am. Chem. Soc.2013,135, 14094-14097


  • 47. Song Song,Shou-Fei Zhu, Liu-Yang Pu, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Iridium-Catalyzed Enantioselective Hydrogenation of Unsaturated Heterocyclic Acids, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 201352, 6072-6075.



  • 55. Xiao-Guang Song, Shou-Fei Zhu, Xiu-Lan Xie, and Qi-Lin Zhou*, Highly Enantioselective Copper-Catalyzed Intramolecular Phenolic O‒H Bond Insertion: An Efficient Synthesis of Chiral 2-Carboxy Dihydro-benzofurans, Dihydrobenzopyrans and Tetrahydrobenzooxepines**, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 201352, 2555-2558.



  • 54. Song Song, Shou-Fei Zhu, Yan-Bo Yu, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Carboxy-Directed Asymmetric Hydrogenation of 1,1-Diarylethenes and 1,1-Dialkylethenes, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 201352, 1556-1559.



  • 53. Song Song, Shou-Fei Zhu, Yu Li, and Qi-Lin Zhou*, Iridium-Catalyzed Enantioselective Hydrogenation of α,β-Unsaturated Carboxylic Acids with Tetrasubstituted Olefins, Org. Lett.201315, 3722-3725


  • 52. Kang-Lun Huang, Cui Guo, Li-Jie Cheng, Long-Guan Xie, Qi-Lin Zhou, Xiao-Hua Xu*, Shou-Fei Zhu*, Enantioselective palladium-catalyzed ring-opening reaction of azabenzonorbornadienes with methyl 2-iodobenzoate: an efficient access to cis-dihydro benzo[c]phenanthridinones, Adv. Synth. Catal. 2013, 355, 2833-2838. (Highlighted by Synfacts 2014, 10, 0057)

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  • 51. Gang Li, Jian-Hua Xie*, Jing Hou, Shou-Fei Zhu, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Catalytic Asymmetric Hydrogenation of α-Arylcyclohexanones and Total Synthesis of (−)-α-Lycorane, Adv. Synth. Catal. 2013355, 1597–1604


  • 50. Bo Zhang, Shou-Fei Zhu*, and Qi-Lin Zhou*,Copper-catalyzed benzylic oxidation of C(sp3)-H bonds, Tetrahedron. 201369, 2033-2037.



  • 49. Bo Zhang, Shou-Fei Zhu*, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Copper-catalyzed enantioselective allylic oxidation of acyclic olefins, Tetrahedron Lett. 201354, 2665–2668.



2012
  • 48. Shou-Fei Zhu, Yan-Bo Yu, Shen Li, Li-Xin Wang, and Qi-Lin Zhou*, Enantioselective Hydrogenation of a-Substituted Acrylic Acids Catalyzed by Iridium Complexes with Chiral Spiro Aminophosphine Ligands, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 201251, 8872–8875



  • 47. Shou-Fei Zhu, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Transition-metal-catalyzed enantioselective heteroatom–hydrogen bond insertion reactions, Acc. Chem. Res201245, 1365-1377



  • 46. Jian-Hua Xie,* Shou-Fei Zhu and Qi-Lin Zhou*, Recent advances in transition metal-catalyzed enantioselective hydrogenation of unprotected enamines, Chem. Soc. Rev., 201241, 4126–4139



  • 45. Song Song, Shou-Fei Zhu, Shuang Yang, Shen Li, Qi-Lin Zhou*. Enantioselective Iridium-Catalyzed Hydrogenation of β,γ-Unsaturated Carboxylic Acids: An Efficient Approach to Chiral 4-Alkyl-4-aryl Butanoic Acids, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 201251, 2708–2711.

  • 44.  Shou-Fei Zhu, Bin Xu, Guo-Peng Wang, and Qi-Lin Zhou*, Well-Defined Binuclear Chiral Spiro Copper Catalysts for Enantioselective N-H Insertion, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012134, 436–442



  • 43. Shou-Fei Zhu, Tao Liu, Shuang Yang, Song Song, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Enantioselective hydrogenation of (Z)- and (E)-β-arylenamides catalyzed by rhodium complexes of monodentate chiral spiro phosphorous ligands: a new access to chiral β-arylisopropylamines, Tetrahedron 2012, 68, 7685-7690.

  • 42. Shuang Yang, Shou-Fei Zhu, Can-Ming Zhang, Song Song, Yan-Bo Yu, Shen Li, Qi-Lin Zhou*,*Enantioselective iridium-catalyzed hydrogenation of α-arylcinnamic acids and synthesis of (S)-equol, Tetrahedron 201268, 5172-5178



2011
2010及以前
  • 35. Shou-Fei Zhu, Xiao-Guang Song, Yu Li, Yan Cai, and Qi-Lin Zhou *, Enantioselective Copper-Catalyzed Intramolecular O−H Insertion: An Efficient Approach to Chiral 2-Carboxy Cyclic Ethers , J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2010132,16374–16376.



  • 34. Chang-Yue Zhou, Shou-Fei Zhu, Li-Xin Wang, and Qi-Lin Zhou*, Enantioselective nickel-catalyzed reductive coupling of alkynes and imines, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2010132, 10955-10957.


  • 33. Shou-Fei Zhu, Yan Cai, Hong-Xiang Mao, Jian-Hua Xie, and Qi-Lin Zhou*, Enantioselective Iron-Catalyzed O–H Βond Insertions,Nature Chemistry, 20102, 546−551.



  • 32. Shen Li, Shou-Fei Zhu, Jian-Hua Xie, Song Song, Can-Ming Zhang, and Qi-Lin Zhou*, Enantioselective hydrogenation of α-aryloxy and α-alkoxy α,β-unsaturated carboxylic acids catalyzed by chiral spiro iridium/phosphino-oxazoline complexes, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2010132, 1172- 1179.



  • 31. Qing-Gang Wang, Shou-Fei Zhu, Long-Wu Ye, Chang-Yue Zhou, Xiu-Li Sun, Yong Tang*, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Catalytic asymmetric intramolecular cascade reaction for the construction of functionalized benzobicyclo[4.3.0] skeletons. Remote control of enantioselectivity, Adv. Synth. Catal. 2010, 352, 1914-1919.

  •  30. Xiang-Chen Qiao, Shou-Fei Zhu, Wang- Qiao Chen, and Qi-Lin Zhou*, Palladium-catalyzed asymmetric umpolung allylation of imines with allylic alcohols, Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 2010, 21, 1216-1220.


  • 29. Qi Zhang, Shou-Fei Zhu, Yan Cai, Li- Xin Wang, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Nickel-catalyzed enantioselective hydrovinylation of silyl- protected allylic alcohols: an efficient access to homoallylic alcohols with α chiral quaternary center, Science China Chemistry 201053, 1899-1906.



  • 28. Xiang-Chen Qiao, Shou-Fei Zhu, Qi-Lin Zhou*, From allylic alcohols to chiral tertiary homoallylic alcohol: palladium-catalyzed asymmetric allylation of isatins, Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 2009, 20, 1254-1261.



  •  27. Yong-Zhen Zhang, Shou-Fei Zhu, Yan Cai, Hong-Xiang Mao, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Copper-catalyzed enantioselective carbenoid insertion into S–H bonds, Chem. Commun. 2009, 5362-5364.



  • 26. Yun Yang, Shou-Fei Zhu, Chang-Yue Zhou, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Nickel-catalyzed enantioselective alkylative coupling of alkynes and aldehydes: synthesis of chiral allylic alcohols with tetrasubstituted olefins, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008130, 14052-14053.


  • 25. Shen Li, Shou-Fei Zhu, Can-Ming Zhang, Song Song, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Iridium-catalyzed enantioselective hydrogenation of α,β-unsaturated carboxylic acids, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008130, 8584-8585.


  • 24. Yong-Zhen Zhang, Shou-Fei Zhu, Li-Xin Wang, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Copper-catalyzed highly enantioselective carbenoid insertion into Si–H Βonds, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 200847, 8496-8498.


  • 23. Shou-Fei Zhu, Chao Chen, Yan Cai, Qi- Lin Zhou*, Catalytic asymmetric reaction with water: Enantioselective synthesis of α-hydroxyesters by copper-carbenoid O–H insertion reaction, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2008, 47, 932-934.


  • 22. Feng Zhang, Yong Li, Zhi-Wei Li, Yan-Mei He, Shou-Fei Zhu, Qing-Hua Fan*, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Modular chiral dendritic monodentate phosphoramidite ligands for Rh(II)-catalyzed asymmetric hydrogenation: unprecedented enhancement of enantioselectivity, Chem. Commun. 2008, 6048-6050.

    Graphical abstract: Modular chiral dendritic monodentate phosphoramidite ligands for Rh(ii)-catalyzed asymmetric hydrogenation: unprecedented enhancement of enantioselectivity
  • 21. Qi Zhang, Shou-Fei Zhu, Xiang-Chen Qiao, Li-Xin Wang, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Nickel-catalyzed highly selective hydrovinylation of α-ketals of vinylarenes, Adv. Synth. Catal. 2008350, 1507-1510.



  • 20. Wei Zhang, Shou-Fei Zhu, Xiang-Chen Qiao, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Highly enantioselective copper-catalyzed ring opening of oxabicyclic alkenes with Grignard reagents, Chem. Asian J. 20083, 2105-2111.


  • 19. Chao Chen, Shou-Fei Zhu, Βin Liu, Li- Xin Wang, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Highly enantioselective insertion of carbenoids into O–H bonds of phenols: An efficient approach to chiral α-aryloxycarboxylic esters, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2007129, 12616-12617.


  • 18. Bin Liu, Shou-Fei Zhu, Wei Zhang, Chao Chen, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Highly enantioselective insertion of carbenoids into N-H bonds catalyzed by copper complexes of chiral spiro bisoxazolines, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2007129, 5834-5835.



  • 17. Yun Yang, Shou-Fei Zhu, Hai-Feng Duan, Chang-Yue Zhou, Li-Xin Wang, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Asymmetric reductive coupling of dienes and aldehydes catalyzed by nickel complexes of spiro phosphoramidites: Highly enantioselective synthesis of chiral bishomoallylic alcohols, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2007129, 2248- 2249.



  • 16. Yi-Xia Jia, Jun Zhong, Shou-Fei Zhu, Can-Ming Zhang, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Chiral Βrønsted acid catalyzed enantioselective Friedel-Crafts reaction of indoles and α-aryl enamides: construction of chiral quaternary carbons, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 200746, 5565-5567.



  • 15. Wei-Jun Tang, Shou-Fei Zhu, Li-Jin Xu*, Qi-Lin Zhou, Qing-Hua Fan*, Hai-Feng Zhou, Kimhung Lam, Albert S. C. Chan*, Asymmetric hydrogenation of quinolines with high substrate/catalyst ratio, Chem. Commun. 2007, 613-615.

    Graphical abstract: Asymmetric hydrogenation of quinolines with high substrate/catalyst ratio
  • 14. Wen-Jian Shi, Qi Zhang, Jian-Hua Xie, Shou-Fei Zhu, Guo-Hua Hou, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Highly enantioselective hydrovinylation of α-alkyl vinylarenes. An approach to the construction of all-carbon quaternary stereocenters, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006128, 2780-2781. 



  • 13. Shou-Fei Zhu, Jian-Βo Xie, Yong-Zhen Zhang, Shen Li, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Well-defined chiral spiro Ir/phosphine-oxazoline cationic complexes for highly enantioselective hydrogenation of imines at ambient pressure,J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006128, 12886-12891.


  • 12. Yi-Xia Jia, Shuo-Fei Zhu, Yun Yang, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Asymmetric Friedel–Crafts alkylations of indoles with nitroalkenes catalyzed by Zn(II)-bisoxazoline complexes, J. Org. Chem. 200671, 75-80.



  • 11. Xu Cheng, Shou-Fei Zhu, Xiang-Chen Qiao, Pu-Cha Yan, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Α general synthetic route to chiral dihydroxy-9,9'-spirobifluorenes, Tetrahedron 2006, 62, 8077-8082.



  • 10. Bin Liu, Shou-Fei Zhu, Li-Xin Wang, Qi -Lin Zhou*, Preparation and application of bisoxazoline ligands with α chiral spirobiindane skeleton for asymmetric cyclopropanation and allylic oxidation, Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 200617, 634-641.


  • 9. Chao Chen, Shou-Fei Zhu, Xin-Yan Wu*, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Preparation and application of chiral spiro nitrogen-containing ligands for cobalt-catalyzed asymmetric Michael addition, Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 200617, 2761-2767.


  • 8. Man Jiang, Shou-Fei Zhu, Yun Yang, Liu-Zhu Gong, Xiang-Ge Zhou*, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Asymmetric aldol reactions catalyzed by new spiro diamine derivatives, Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 2006, 17, 384-387.


  • 7. Shou-Fei Zhu, Yun Yang, Li-Xin Wang, Βin Liu, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Synthesis and application of chiral spiro phospholane ligand in Pd-catalyzed asymmetric allylation of aldehydes with allylic alcohols, Org. Lett. 2005, 7, 2333-2335.


  • 6. Jian-Hua Xie, Shou-Fei Zhu, Yu Fu, Ai -Guo Hu, Qi-Lin Zhou*, New chiral phosphorus ligands with spirobiindane backbone for the asymmetric hydrogenations, Pure Appl. Chem. 200577, 2121-2132.
  • 5. Yu Fu, Xun-Xiang Guo, Shou-Fei Zhu, Ai-Guo Hu, Jian-Hua Xie, Qi-Lin Zhou*, Rhodium-catalyzed asymmetric hydrogenation of functionalized olefins using monodentate spiro phosphoramidite ligands, J. Org. Chem. 200469, 4648-4655.


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