Faculty Profiles

Qiu Wang
Robert R. & Katherine B. Penn Associate Professor
Office: 
2102 French Science Center, Durham, NC 27705
Phone: 
(919) 660-1648

Overview

Education:

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

Sun, Cuixiang, et al. “A robust platform for the synthesis of new tetracycline antibiotics.Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 130, no. 52, Dec. 2008, pp. 17913–27. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ja806629e. Full Text

Padwa, Albert, and Qiu Wang. “Synthesis of the tetracyclic framework of the erythrina alkaloids using a [4 + 2]-cycloaddition/Rh(I)-catalyzed cascade of 2-imidofurans.The Journal of Organic Chemistry, vol. 71, no. 19, Sept. 2006, pp. 7391–402. Epmc, doi:10.1021/jo061269p. Full Text

Padwa, Albert, and Qiu Wang. “Rhodium(I)-catalyzed nucleophilic ring-opening reactions of oxabicyclo adducts derived from the [4 + 2]-cycloaddition of 2-imido-substituted furans.The Journal of Organic Chemistry, vol. 71, no. 8, Apr. 2006, pp. 3210–20. Epmc, doi:10.1021/jo060238r. Full Text

Wang, Qiu, and Albert Padwa. “Synthesis of the erythrina alkaloid 3-demethoxyerythratidinone. Novel acid-induced rearrangements of its precursors.Organic Letters, vol. 8, no. 4, Feb. 2006, pp. 601–04. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ol0527330. Full Text

Padwa, A., et al. “Additive Pummerer reaction of heteroaromatic sulfilimines with carbon nucleophiles.” Tetrahedron Letters, vol. 47, no. 4, Jan. 2006, pp. 595–97. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.tetlet.2005.11.026. Full Text

Padwa, Albert, et al. “Dichloroketene-induced cyclizations of vinyl sulfilimines: application of the method in the synthesis of (+/-)-desoxyeseroline.The Journal of Organic Chemistry, vol. 70, no. 21, Oct. 2005, pp. 8538–49. Epmc, doi:10.1021/jo051550o. Full Text

Wang, Qiu, et al. “A new synthesis of gamma-lactams based on the reaction of vinyl sulfilimines with dichloroketene.Organic Letters, vol. 7, no. 5, Mar. 2005, pp. 839–41. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ol047453j. Full Text

Wang, Qiu, and Albert Padwa. “Rh(I)-catalyzed ring opening of an IMDAF-derived oxabicyclo cycloadduct as the key step in the synthesis of (+/-)-epi-zephyranthine.Organic Letters, vol. 6, no. 13, June 2004, pp. 2189–92. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ol049348f. Full Text

Padwa, Albert, et al. “A new strategy toward indole alkaloids involving an intramolecular cycloaddition/rearrangement cascade.The Journal of Organic Chemistry, vol. 69, no. 11, May 2004, pp. 3735–45. Epmc, doi:10.1021/jo049808i. Full Text

Padwa, Albert, et al. “Tandem Pummerer/Mannich Cyclization Cascade of α-Sulfinylamides as a Method to Prepare Aza-Heterocycles.Cheminform, vol. 34, no. 4, Wiley, Jan. 2003. Crossref, doi:10.1002/chin.200304040. Full Text

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