Welcome! We are working on the development of new methods for organic synthesis, with an emphasis on organocatalysis. We are also interested in applying our new methods in the synthesis of useful molecules, such as biologically active compounds.
News & Recent Publications
  • Jing, Qiang, Yankun, and Baocheng joined the group. Welcome!
  • Zhiyang, Chenxiao, Ronghua, Liang, and Qiaolin defended their theses. Congratulations!
  • Liu, S.; Chan, K. L.; Lin, Z.; Sun, J. "Asymmetric Synthesis of Remotely Chiral Naphthols and Naphthylamines via Naphthoquinone Methides", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2023, 145, 12802. link
  • Wang, Y.; Li, Y.; Wang, L.; Ding, S.; Song, L.; Zhang, X.; Wu, Y.-D.; Sun, J. "Ir-Catalyzed Regioselective Dihydroboration of Thioalkynes toward Gem-Diboryl Thioethers", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2023, 145, 2305. link