Faculty Profiles

Qiu Wang
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
2102 French Science Center, Durham, NC 27705
(919) 660-1648



Ph.D., Emory University 2005

B.S., Wuhan University (China) 1999

Research Areas:
Synthesis, Biomolecular Structure and Function, Biological, Organic

Wang, Q, Nicholas, H, and Du, L. "DOS-Derived Small-Molecule Probes in Chemical Biology." Diversity-Oriented Synthesis: Basics and Applications in Organic Synthesis, Drug Discovery, and Chemical Biology. Ed. A Trabocchi. (Chapter) Full Text

Hemric, BN, Shen, K, and Wang, Q. "Copper-Catalyzed Amino Lactonization and Amino Oxygenation of Alkenes Using O-Benzoylhydroxylamines." Journal of the American Chemical Society 138.18 (May 2016): 5813-5816. Full Text

Hemric, BN, and Wang, Q. "Copper-catalyzed intermolecular oxyamination of olefins using carboxylic acids and O-benzoylhydroxylamines." Beilstein journal of organic chemistry 12 (January 7, 2016): 22-28. (letter) Full Text

Chen, Z, and Wang, Q. "Synthesis of o-Aminophenols via a Formal Insertion Reaction of Arynes into Hydroxyindolinones." Organic letters 17.24 (December 8, 2015): 6130-6133. Full Text

Shi, Q, Wang, Q, Li, J, Zhou, X, Fan, H, Wang, F, Liu, H, Sun, X, and Sun, X. "A2E Suppresses Regulatory Function of RPE Cells in Th1 Cell Differentiation Via Production of IL-1β and Inhibition of PGE2." Investigative ophthalmology & visual science 56.13 (December 2015): 7728-7738. Full Text

Hendrick, CE, and Wang, Q. "Synthesis of ortho-haloaminoarenes by aryne insertion of nitrogen-halide bonds." The Journal of organic chemistry 80.2 (January 2015): 1059-1069. Full Text

Shen, K, and Wang, Q. "Copper-catalyzed diamination of unactivated alkenes with hydroxylamines." Chem. Sci. 6.7 (2015): 4279-4283. Full Text

McDonald, S, and Wang, Q. "α-Amination of Phosphonates: A Direct Synthesis of α-Amino Phosphonic Acids and Their Derivatives." Synlett 25.16 (September 18, 2014): 2233-2238. Full Text