Faculty Profiles

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



Postdoctoral Research Associate, Chemistry, Harvard University 2007 - 2011

Postdoctoral Research Associate, Chemistry, Harvard University 2005 - 2007

Ph.D., Emory University 2005

B.S., Wuhan University (China) 1999

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

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

Theis, T, Ortiz, GX, Logan, AWJ, Claytor, KE, Feng, Y, Huhn, WP, Blum, V, Malcolmson, SJ, Chekmenev, EY, Wang, Q, and Warren, WS. "Direct and cost-efficient hyperpolarization of long-lived nuclear spin states on universal (15)N2-diazirine molecular tags." Science Advances 2.3 (March 25, 2016): e1501438-. Full Text Open Access Copy

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

McDonald, SL, Hendrick, CE, Bitting, KJ, and Wang, Q. "Copper-Catalyzed Electrophilic Amination of Heteroaromatic and Aromatic C-H Bonds via TMPZnCl•LiCl Mediated Metalation." Organic syntheses; an annual publication of satisfactory methods for the preparation of organic chemicals 92 (January 2015): 356-372. Full Text

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