Faculty

WEN Jialin
Research Assistant Professor
wenjl@sustc.edu.cn

Education

2016, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey

2011, Nanjing University

 

Work Experience

2017 - present, SUSTech, Academy for Advanced Interdisciplinary Studies, Research Assistant Professor;

2016-2017, SUSTech, Department of Chemistry, Post-Doc researcher;

2016, Boehringer Ingelheim,Chemical Development,Graduate Intern;

 

Research Areas

  1. Non-covalent interaction in transition metal catalyzed asymmetric hydrogenation and its application in the synthesis of bioactive molecules;
  2. Earth abundant metals catalyzed synthetic methodology;
  3. Carbonylation and green production of ethanol from methanol and carbon dioxide.

 

Publications

Wen, Jialin; Fan, Xiangru; Tan, Renchang; Chien, Hui-Chun; Zhou, Qinghai; Chung, Lung Wa; Zhang, Xum.u Brønsted acid promoted Rh-catalyzed asymmetric hydrogenation of N-unprotected indoles: a co-catalysis of transition metal and anion binding. Org. Lett. 2018, 20, 2143-2147.

Gu, Guoxian; Lu, Jiaxiang; Yu, Ouran; Wen, Jialin*; Yin, Qin; Zhang, Xumu. Enantio- and Diastereoselective Ir-Catalyzed Hydrogenation of α-Substituted β-Ketoesters via Dynamic Kinetic Resolution. Org. Lett. 2018, 20, 1888-1891.

Wang, Simin; Yu, Yuena; Wen, Jialin*; Zhang, Xumu. Iridium/f-Amphox-Catalyzed Asymmetric Hydrogenation of Styrylglyoxylamides. Synlett 2018, 29, 2203-2206.

Gu, Guoxian; Yang, Tilong; Lu, Jiaxiang; Wen, Jialin*; Dang, Li; Zhang, Xumu. Iridiumf-ampha-catalyzed asymmetric asymmetric hydrogenation of aromatic α-keto esters. Org. Chem. Front. 2018, 5, 1209-1212.

Desrosiers, Jean-Nicolas*; Wen, Jialin; Tcyrulnikov, Sergei; Biswas, Soumik; Qu, Bo; Hie, Liana; Kurouski, Dmitry; Wu, Ling; Grinberg, Nelu; Haddad, Nizar; Senanayake, Chris. Enantioselective Nickel-Catalyzed Mizoroki−Heck Cyclizations To Generate Quaternary Stereocenters. Org. Lett. 2017, 19, 3338−3341.

Wen, Jialin; Jiang, Jun; Zhang, Xumu. Rhodium-​Catalyzed Asymmetric Hydrogenation of α,​β-​Unsaturated Carbonyl Compounds via Thiourea Hydrogen Bonding. Org. Lett. 2016, 18, 4451−4453.

Wen, Jialin; Tan, Renchang; Liu, Shaodong; Zhao, Qingyang; Zhang, Xumu. Strong Bronsted acid promoted asymmetric hydrogenation of isoquinolines and quinolines catalyzed by a Rh-thiourea chiral phosphine complex via anion binding. Chem. Sci. 2016, 7, 3047–3051.

Zhao, Qingyang; Wen, Jialin; Tan, Renchang; Huang, Kexuan; Metola, Pedro; Wang, Rui; Anslyn, Eric V.; Zhang, Xumu, Rhodium-​catalyzed asymmetric hydrogenation of unprotected NH imines assisted by a thiourea. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, 53, 8467-8470.