Before 2014

2011-2014 Postdoc Resarch

22. Z. Shi, M. Boultadakis-Arapinis, D. C. Koester, F. Glorius,* Rh(III)-Catalyzed Intramolecular Redox-Neutral Cyclization of Alkenes via C-H Activation, Chem. Comm. 2014, 50, 650-2652.  

21. D. Zhao,§ Z. Shi,§  F. Glorius,* Rh(III)-Catalyzed Hydrazine-Directed Redox-Neutral C-H Activation via the Cleavage of an N-N Bond: An General Access to Diverse Indoles, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2013, 52, 12426-12429. (§ Both authors contributed equally)

20. Z. Shi, D. C. Koester, M. Boultadakis-Arapinis, F. Glorius,* Rh(III)-Catalyzed Synthesis of Multisubstituted Isoquinoline and Pyridine N-Oxides from Oximes and Diazo Compounds, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 12204–12207.

19. Z. Shi, M. Boultadakis-Arapinis, F. Glorius,* Rh(III)-Catalyzed Dehyrogenative Alkylation of (Hetero)Arenes with Allylic Alcohols, Allowing an Aldol Condensation to Indenes, Chem. Comm. 2013, 49, 6489-6491.  

18. Z. Shi, C. Grohmann, F. Glorius,* Mild Rh(III)-Catalyzed Cyclization of Amides with α,β-Unsaturated Aldehydes and Ketones to Azepinones:  Application to the Synthesis of the Homoprotoberberine Framework, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2013, 52, 5393-5397. Synfacts, 2013, 9, 0828.

17. Z. Shi,§ M. Suri,§ F. Glorius,* Aerobic Synthesis of Pyrroles and Dihydropyrroles from Imines: Pd(II)-Catalyzed Intramolecular C-H Dehydrogenative Cyclization, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2013, 52, 4892-4896. (§ Both authors contributed equally)

16. Z. Shi, F. Glorius,* Synthesis of Fluorenones via Quaternary Ammonium Salt-Promoted Intramolecular Dehydrogenative Arylation of Aldehydes, Chem. Sci. 2013, 4, 829-833. Synform, 2013, 13, A71.

15. Z. Shi, F. Glorius,* Efficient and Versatile Indole Synthesis from Enamines and Imines via Cross-Dehydrogenative Coupling, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2012, 51, 9220-9222.

14. Z. Shi, N. Schroder, F. Glorius,* Rh[III]-Catalyzed Dehydrogenative Heck Reaction (DHR) of Salicylaldehydes, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2012, 51, 8092-8096; Synfacts, 2012, 8, 1211.

2008-2011 Ph.D. Resarch

13. L. Ren, Z. Shi, N. Jiao,* Pd(II)-Catalyzed Aerobic Oxidative Intramolecular Hydroamination and C-H Functionalization of N-Alkynyl Anilines for the Synthesis of Indole Derivatives, Tetrahedron 2013, 69, 4408-4414.

12. Z. Shi, C. Zhang, C. Tang, N. Jiao,* Recent Advances in Transition-metal Catalyzed Reactions Using Molecular Oxygen as the Oxidant, Chem. Soc. Rev. 2012, 41, 3381-3430.

11. Z. Shi,§ C. Tang,§ N. Jiao,* Chemoselective Synthesis of Naphthylamides and Isoquinolinones via Rhodium-Catalyzed Oxidative Dehydrogenative Annulation of Benzamides with Alkynes, Adv. Syn. Cat. 2012, 354, 2695-2700. (§ Both authors contributed equally)

10. R. Lin, S. Ding, Z. Shi, N. Jiao,* An Efficient Difluorohydroxylation of Indoles Using Selectfluor as a Fluorinating Reagent, Org. Lett. 2011, 13, 4498-4501.

9. Z. Shi, B. Zhang, Y. Cui, N. Jiao,* Palladium-Catalyzed Ring-expansion Reaction of Indoles with Alkynes: From Indoles to Tetrahydroquinoline Derivatives Under Mild Conditions, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2010, 49, 4036-4041.

8. S. Ding, Z. Shi, N. Jiao,* Pd(II)-Catalyzed Synthesis of Carbolines by Iminoannulation of Internal Alkynes via Direct C?H Bond Cleavage Using Dioxygen as Oxidant, Org. Lett. 2010, 12, 1540-1543.

7. Z. Shi, Y. Cui, N. Jiao,* Synthesis of β- and γ-Carbolinones via Pd-Catalyzed Direct Dehydrogenative Annulation (DDA) of Indole-carboxamides with Alkynes Using Air as the Oxidant, Org. Lett. 2010, 12, 2908-2911.

6. Z. Shi, S. Ding, Y. Cui, N. Jiao,* A Palladium-Catalyzed Oxidative Cycloaromatization of Biaryls with Alkynes Using Molecular Oxygen as the Oxidant, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2009, 48, 7895-7898.

5. Z. Shi, C. Zhang, S. Li, D. Pan, S. Ding, Y. Cui, N. Jiao,* Indoles from Simple Anilines and Alkynes: Palladium-Catalyzed C-H Activation Using Dioxygen as the Oxidant, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2009, 48, 4572-4576, “Hot Paper”; Synfacts, 2009, 8, 846-846; “Nature China”highlight.

2005-2008 M.S. Resarch

4. F. Zhang, Z. Shi, F. Chen, Y. Yuan,* An Efficient MnCl2-catalyzed Tandem Acylation-Cross-coupling Reaction of o-Halobenzoyl Chloride with Diorganyl Magnesium Compound, Appl. Organometal. Chem. 2010, 24, 57-63.

3. Y. Yuan,* Z. Shi, Indium(III)-Catalyzed Addition of 1,3-Dicarbonyl Compounds to Alkenes, Synlett 2007, 3219-3223.

2. Y. Yuan,* Z. Shi, X. Feng, X. Liu, Solvent-free Reactions of Alcohols with β-Dicarbonyl Compounds Catalyzed by Iron(III) Chloride, Appl. Organometal. Chem .2007, 21, 958-964.

1. 陈伟锋,史壮志,袁宇,颜朝国不对称自催化反应,化学进展, 200719,456。