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Ping Liu Associate Professor

Research Interests: 
New methodologies development on organic reactions Pharmaceutical molecules synthesis

Research Projects

National Natural Science Foundation of China (Project 21502097)

Natural Science Foundation of the Education Department of Jiangsu province (15KJB150015)

Journal Articles

1. Xu Liu, Tiantian Cong, Ping Liu, and Peipei Sun,* Synthesis of 1,2-Diketones via a Metal-Free, Visible-Light-Induced Aerobic Photooxidation of Alkynes, J. Org. Chem. 2016, 81, ASAP.

2. Jing Ji, Zhenyi Liu, Ping Liu and Peipei Sun,* Synthesis of sulfonamides via copper-catalyzed oxidative C−N bond cleavage of tertiary amines, Org. Biomol. Chem. 2016, 14, ASAP.

3. Yongyuan Gao, Weiye Lu, Ping Liu* and Peipei Sun,* Iron-Catalyzed Regioselective Alkoxycarbonylation of Imidazoheterocycles with Carbazates, J. Org. Chem. 2016, 81, 2482−2487.

4. Ping Liu, Ziyan Shen, Yao Yuan and Peipei Sun,* Synthesis of symmetrical methylene-bridged

imidazoheterocycles using DMSO as methylene source under metal-free conditions, Org. Biomol. Chem. 2016, 14, 6523–6530.

5. Jing Ji, Ping Liu and Peipei Sun,* Peroxide promoted tunable decarboxylative alkylation of cinnamic acids to form alkenes or ketones under metal-free conditions, Chem. Commun., 2015, 51, 7546−7549.

6. Jiawei Dong, Zhongjie Wu, Zhengyi Liu, Ping Liu and Peipei Sun,* Rhodium(III)-Catalyzed Direct Cyanation of Aromatic C−H Bond to Form 2-(Alkylamino)benzonitriles Using N-Nitroso As Directing Group, J. Org. Chem. 2015, 80, 12588−12593.

7. Ping Liu, Yongyuan Gao, Weijin Gu, Ziyan Shen and Peipei Sun,* Regioselective Fluorination of Imidazo[1,2-a]pyridines with Selectfluor in Aqueous Condition, J. Org. Chem. 2015, 80, 11559−11565.

8. Jiawei Dong, Ping Liu and Peipei Sun,* Palladium-Catalyzed Aryl C(sp2)–H Bond Hydroxylation of 2-Arylpyridine Using TBHP as Oxidant, J. Org. Chem. 2015, 80, 2925-2929.

9. Yinfeng Xu, Ping Liu, Shun-Li Li and Peipei Sun*, Palladium-Catalyzed ortho-Sulfonylation of 2-Aryloxypyridines and Subsequent Formation of ortho-Sulfonylated Phenols, J. Org. Chem. 2015, 80, 1269-1274.

10. Yinfeng Xu, Tiantian Cong, Ping Liu and Peipei Sun,* Highly regioselective para-methylthiolation/bridging methylenation of arylamines promoted by NH4I, Org. Biomol. Chem. 2015, 13, 9742–9745.

11. Yuki Fukui, Ping Liu(co-first author), Qiang Liu, Zhi-Tao He, Nuo-Yi Wu, Ping Tian* and Guo-Qiang Lin,* Tunable Arylative Cyclization of 1,6-Enynes Triggered by Rhodium(III)-Catalyzed C-H Activation, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136, 15607–15614.

12. Ping Liu, Yuki Fukui, Ping Tian,* Zhi-Tao He, Cai-Yun Sun, Nuo-Yi Wu, and Guo-Qiang Lin,* Cu-Catalyzed Asymmetric Borylative Cyclization of Cyclohexadienone-Containing 1,6-Enynes, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 11700–11703.

13. Ping Liu, Qian-qian Xu, Chao Dong, Xinsheng Lei* and Guo-Qiang Lin,* A Complementary Approach to 3,5-Substituted Pyrazoles with Tosylhydrazones and Terminal Alkynes Mediated by TfOH, Synlett 2012, 23, 2087–2092.

14. Ping Liu, Chun-Lin Deng, Xinsheng Lei* and Guo-qiang Lin,* Tandem Amination/Cycloisomerization of Aryl Propargylic Alcohols with 2-Aminopyridines as an Expedient Route to imidazo[1,2-a]pyridines, Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2011, 7308–7316.

15. Ping Liu, Li-song Fang, Xinsheng Lei* and Guo-qiang Lin,* Synthesis of imdazo[1,2a]pyridines via three-component reaction of 2-aminopyridines, aldehydes and alkynes, Tetrahedron Lett. 2010, 51, 4605–4608.




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