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

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

Padwa, Albert, et al. “Tandem Pummerer/Mannich cyclization cascade of alpha-sulfinylamides as a method to prepare aza-heterocycles..” The Journal of Organic Chemistry, vol. 67, no. 17, Aug. 2002, pp. 5928–37. Epmc, doi:10.1021/jo020083x. Full Text

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