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Hui YU
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Dr. Hui YU 




Hui Yu, Associate Professor

School of Chemical Science and Engineering, Tongji University



Engineering Test Center 221

Siping Road 1239, Shanghai 200092, P. R. China












Research interest:


1. Design and application of radical reactions in organic synthesis


2. Development of cross-dehydrogenative coupling reactions



Typical papers:


[1] Direct oxidative cross-coupling of toluene derivatives and N-acyl-2-aminoacetonphenones

*Yu, H.; Xu, Y.; Dong, R.; Fang, Y. Adv. Synth. Catal. 2016, accepted


[2] Direct Synthesis of α-Alkoxy ketones by Oxidative C-O Bond Formation

*Yu, H.; Xu, Y.; Fang, Y.; Dong, R. Eur. J. Org. Chem., 2016, accepted


[3] Iron-Catalyzed Oxidative Coupling Reaction of N-Acyl Glycine Esters and Malonates

*Yu, H.; Liu, Z.; Lin, J. Synlett, 2016, 27, 1711-1714


[4] NH4I-Catalyzed Synthesis of Sulfonamides from Arylsufonylhydrazides and Amines

*Yu, H.; Zhang, Y. Chin. J. Chem. 2016, 34, 359-362


[5] Dehydrogenative Cyclization of N-Acyl Dipeptide Esters for the Synthesis of Imidazolidin-4-ones

    *Yu, H.; Shen, J. RSC Adv., 2015, 5, 9815-9818


[6] Copper-Catalyzed Synthesis of Imides from Aldehydes/Alcohols and Amine Hydrochloride Salts

*Yu, H.; Zhang, Y. Eur. J. Org. Chem., 2015, 1824-1828


[7] TBHP/TEMPO-Mediated Oxidative Synthesis of Imides from Amides

*Yu, H.; Chen, Y.; Zhang, Y. Chin. J. Chem. 2015, 33, 531-534


[8] Peroxidation of C−H Bonds Adjacent to an Amide Nitrogen Atom under Mild Conditions

 *Yu, H.; Shen, J. Org. Lett., 2014, 16, 3204-3207


[9] TBHP/TBAI-Promoted Oxidative Cyclization of o-Acylphenols for the Construction of 2-Aryloxybenzofuran-3(2H)-ones

*Yu, H.; Zhang, F.; Huang, W. Synlett, 2014, 25, 843-846


[10] Metal-Free Oxidative Cyclization of o-Acylphenols for the Construction of


*Yu, H.; Huang, W.; Zhang, F. Eur. J. Org. Chem., 2014, 3156-3162


[11] Copper-Catalyzed Synthesis of Benzo[b]thiophenes and Benzothiazoles Using Thiocarboxylic Acids as a Coupling Partner

*Yu, H.; Zhang, M.; Li, Y. J. Org. Chem., 2013, 78, 8898-8903

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