Publications
  • 15. Zhou, Y.; Zhao, J.*; Liu, L.* “Meta-selective transition metal-catalyzed arene C-H bond functionalization”, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2009, 7262-7264.
  • 14. Peng, H.; Zhao, J.*; Li, X.* “Synthesis of trisubstituted pyrroles from rhodium-catalyzed alkyne head-to-tail dimerization and subsequent gold-catalyzed cyclization”, Adv. Synth. Catal. 2009, 1371-1377.
  • 13. Zhang, Y.; Song, G.; Ma, G.; Zhao, J.*; Pan, C.*; Li, X.* “1,3-Dinitrone pincer complexes of Pd and Ni: synthesis, structural characterizations, and catalysis”, Organometallics. 2009, 3233-3238.
  • 12. Song, G.; Li, X.*; Song, Z.; Zhao, J.*; Zhang, H.* “Methyleneimidazoline complexes of iridium, rhodium, and palladium from selective C(sp3)-H bond activation”, Chem. Eur. J. 2009, 5535-5544.
  • 11. Ren, W.; Xia, Y.; Ji, S.; Zhang, Y.; Wan, X.*; Zhao, J. “Wacker-type oxidation of alkynes into 1,2-diketones using molecular oxygen”, Org. Lett. 2009, 1841-1844.
  • 10. Chen, S.; Li, Y.; Zhao, J.*; Li, X.* “Chelation-assisted carbon-halide bond activation by a rhodium(I) complex”, Inorg. Chem. 2009, 1198-1206.
  • 9. Panichakul, D.; Su,Y.; Li, Y.; Deng, W.; Zhao, J.*; Li, X.* “A rare h3 binding mode of aryloxides in iridium, rhodium, and ruthenium complexes”, Organometallics. 2008, 6390-6392.
  • 8. Chen, P.R.; Wasinger, E.C.; Zhao, J.; Greenberg, B.; van der Lelie, D.; Chen, L.; He, C.* “Spectroscopic insights into lead(II) coordination by the selective lead(II)-binding protein PbrR 691″ . J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2007, 12350 – 12351.
  • 7. Zhao, J.; Hughes, O. C.; Toste, F. D. “Synthesis of, aromatic ketones by a transition metal-catalyzed tandem sequence”, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 128, 7436 – 7437.
  • 6. Zhao, J.; Hartwig J. F. “Ruthenium-catalyzed dehydrogenation of diols to lactones without solvent and hydrogen acceptors”, Organometallics. 2005, 24, 2441 – 2446.