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Associate Professor Chien-Wei Chiang

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Chien-Wei Chiang, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
College of Chemistry and Molecular Sciences
Wuhan University
Luojiashan, Wuhan, China 430072
National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei, Taiwan (2008-2012)
Ph.D. in Chemistry, November 2012
Advisor: Professor Way-Zen Lee
Thesis Title: C2-Symmetric Proline-Derivative Nickel Complexes for Mimicking the Functional Model of Nickel Superoxide Dismutase and Their Application for thia-Michael Addition
National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei, Taiwan (2006-2008)
M.S. in Chemistry, June 2008
Advisor: Professor Way-Zen Lee
Thesis Title: Synthesis and Structure of Copper Complexes with a Polydentate Ligand Relevant to the Active Site of Quercetin 2,3-dixoygenase
Fu-Jen Catholic University, New Taipei city, Taiwan (2002-2006)
B.S. in Chemistry, June 2006
2016 Associate Professor, College of Chemistry and Molecular Science, Wuhan University, China
2015 – 2016 Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Chemistry, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
2014 – 2015 Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Chemistry, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
2013 Visiting Researcher, Department of Chemistry, University of Minnesota, United State
2013 – 2014 Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Chemistry, National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan
18. A. Shao, X. Luo, C.-W. Chiang, M. Gao and A. Lei* “Furans Accessed through Visible-Light-Mediated Oxidative [3+2] Cycloaddition of Enols and Alkynes” Chem. Eur. J. 2017, 17874–17878.
17. J. Wu, Y. Zhou, T. Wu, Y. Zhou, C.-W. Chiang, and A. Lei* “From Ketones, Amines, and Carbon Monoxide to 4-Quinolones: Palladium-Catalyzed Oxidative Carbonylation” Org. Lett., 2017, 6432–6435.
16. J. Wu, Z. Liao, D. Liu, C.-W. Chiang, Z. Li, Z. Zhou, H. Yi, X. Zhang, Z. Deng*, A. Lei* “From Anilines to Quinolines: Iodide- and Silver-Mediated Aerobic Double C−H Oxidative Annulation–Aromatization” Chem. Eur. J. 2017, 23, 15874–15878.
15. J. Wu, Y. Zhou, Y. Zhou, C.-W. Chiang, and A. W. Lei* “Electro-oxidative C(sp3)–H Amination of Azoles via Intermolecular Oxidative C(sp3)–H/N–H Cross-Coupling” ACS Catal., 2017, 7, 8320-8323.
14. L. Lu, D. Cheng, Y. Zhan, R. Shi, C.-W. Chiang, and A. Lei* “Metal-free Radical Oxidative Alkoxycarbonylation and Imidation of Alkanes” Chem. Commun., 2017, 53, 6852 – 6855.
13. L. Niu, J. Liu, H. Yi, S. Wang, X.-A. Liang, A. K. Singh, C.-W. Chiang, and A. Lei* “Visible-Light-Induced External Oxidant-Free Oxidative Phosphonylation of C(sp2)–H Bonds” ACS Catal., 2017, 7, 7412 – 7416.
12. H. Niu, L. Lu, R. Shi, C.-W. Chiang,* and A. W. Lei* “Catalyst-free N-methylation of amines using CO2Chem. Commun., 2017, 53, 1148–1151.
11. Y. Wu, W. Fu, C.-W. Chiang, P. Choy, F.-Y. Kwong,* and A. Lei* “Palladium-Catalysed Mono-α-Alkenylation of Ketones with Alkenyl Tosylates” Chem. Commun., 2017, 53, 952 – 955
10. H. M. Wang, Q. Lu, C.-W. Chiang, Y. Luo, J. Zhou, G. Wang, and A. Lei* “Markovnikov-Selective Radical Addition of S-Nucleophiles to Terminal Alkynes via Photoredox Process” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2017, 129, 595 – 599.
9. H. Wang, G. Wang, Q. Lu. C.-W. Chiang, P. Peng, J. Zhou, and A. Lei* “Catalyst-Free Difunctionalization of Activated Alkenes in Water: Efficient Synthesis of b-Keto Sulfides and Sulfones” Chem. Eur. J. 2016, 22,14489 – 14493.
8. G. Zhang, X. Hu, C.-W. Chiang, H. Yi, P. Pei, A. K. Singh, and A. Lei* “Oxidant-free anti-Markovnikov Wacker-like Oxidation of Olefins” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, 12037–12040.
Before 2016
7. H. D. Stout, S, T. Kleespies, C.-W. Chiang, W.-Z. Lee, L. Que, Jr., E. Münck,* and E. L. Bominaar* “Spectroscopic and Theoretical Study of Spin-Dependent Electron Transfer in an Iron(III) Superoxo Complex” Inorg. Chem. 2016, 55, 5215 – 5226.
6. C.-W. Chiang, S. T. Kleespies, H. D. Stout, E. L. Bominaar,* L. Que, Jr.,* E. Münck,* and W.-Z. Lee* “Characterization of a Paramagnetic Mononuclear Nonheme Iron-Superoxo Complex” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136, 10846 −10849.
5. C.-W. Chiang, Y.-L. Chu, H.-L. Chen, T.-S. Kuo, and W.-Z. Lee* “Synthesis and Characterization of NiIIIN3S2 Complexes as Active Site Models for the Oxidized Form of Nickel Superoxide Dismutase” Chem. Eur. J. 2014, 6283 – 6286
4. B. Gopula, C.-W. Chiang, W.-Z. Lee, T.-S. Kuo, P.-Y. Wu, J. P. Henschke, and H.-Liang Wu* “Highly Enantioselective Rh-Catalyzed Alkenylation of Imines: Synthesis of Chiral Allylic Amines via Asymmetric Addition of Potassium Alkenyltrifluoroborates to N-Tosyl Imines” Org. Lett. 2014, 16, 632 – 635.
3. K.-C. Huang, B. Gopula, T.-S. Kuo, C.-W. Chiang, P.-Y. Wu, J. P. Henschke and H.-L. Wu* “Rhodium-Catalyzed Asymmetric Addition of Arylboronic Acids to β-Nitroolefins: Formal Synthesis of (S)-SKF 38393” Org. Lett. 2013, 15, 5730 – 5733.
2. W.-Z. Lee,* C.-W. Chiang, G. M. Kulkarni, and T.-S. Kuo “Highly Efficient Proline Ester-Based Catalysts for Michael Addition of Thiophenols to α,β-Enones” J. Chin. Chem. Soc. 2013, 60, 245 – 250.
1. W.-Z. Lee,* C.-W. Chiang, T.-H. Lin, and T.-S. Kuo “A Discrete Five-Coordinate NiIII Complex Resembling the Active Site of the Oxidized Form of Nickel Superoxide Dismutase” Chem. Eur. J. 2012, 18, 50 – 53.
2. W.-Z. Lee,G.-J. LEE,H.-M. Hsieh,C.-W. Chiang,B. Huang,Y.-S. FU,Y.-M. Wang,”NiSOD-like compound and its derivatives for suppressing abnormal protein aggregation, recovering cell viability, increasing mature neuron number and neurite outgrowth length and protecting dopaminergic cells by reducing oxidative stress or reactive oxygen species in brain tissues” US 2016/9358239.
1. W.-Z. Lee, C.-W. Chiang, T.-H. Lin, T.-S. Kuo, “Ni complex and its derivatives, producing method, and the use thereof as an antioxidant”, US 2013/0317224 A1, CA 2788470 A1, CN 103421049A, DE 102012111306A1.
1.       Student Award of 5th Asian Biological Inorganic Chemistry Conference, 2010
2.       PhD Research Excellence Award, National Taiwan Normal University, 2012
3.       Postdoctoral Research Abroad Fellowship (MOST), 2014
4.       Certificate of Excellence, Taiwan Scientific Symposium in Oxford, Taipei Representative Office in the United Kingdom, 2015.

About UsAiwen Lei
Prof. Aiwen Lei College of Chemistry and Molecular Sciences The Institute for Advanced Studies Wuhan University, Wuhan, 430072 (P. R. China) Fax: (+86)27-6875-4672 E-mail: aiwenlei@whu.edu.cn Prof. Aiwen Lei (08/1973) ORCID 0000-0001-8417-3061 ResearcherID G-8033-2015 Scopus Author ID 7003632949 Prof. Leis author profile published on Angew.Chem.Int.Ed., 2011, 12136. _______________________________________________________________________________ Education Ph. D., Organic Chemistry, July, 2000, Sh...