Xiaohua Liu

Professor
liuxh@scu.edu.cn

HONORS AND AWARDS
2009 Higher Education Outstanding Scientific Research Output Awards" (Science and" Technology) from the Ministry of Education (First class, China)
2011 Program for New Century Excellent Talent in University of Ministry of Education , China
2012 the State Natural Science Award, P.R. China (Second class, China)
2013 the National Science Fund for Outstanding Young Scholars (China)
2013 Thieme Chemistry Journals Award 
2013 Fok Ying-Tong Education Foundation for Young Teachers in the Higher Education Institutions of China
2015 the Top-Notch Young Talents Program of China
2016 the National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars (China) 
2016 Asian Core Program / Advanced Research Network Lectureship Award 


Publication list:

1.Shunxi Dong, Xiaohua Liu*, Yin Zhu, Peng He, Lili Lin, Xiaoming Feng*, Organocatalytic Oxyamination of Azlactones: Kinetic Resolution of Oxaziridines and Asymmetric Synthesis of Oxazolin-4-ones, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 10026-10029.

2.Jing Wang, Xiaohua Liu*, Shunxi Dong, Lili Lin, Xiaoming Feng*, Asymmetric Organocatalytic Cyclopropanation of Cinnamone Derivatives with Stabilized Sulfonium Ylides, J. Org. Chem. 2013, 78, 6322-6327.

3.Zhenling Chen, Lili Lin, Min Wang, Xiaohua Liu*, Xiaoming Feng*, Asymmetric Synthesis of trans-β-Lactams by a Kinugasa Reaction on Water, Chem. Eur. J. 2013, 19, 7561–7567.

4.Min Wang, Xiaohua Liu*, Peng He, Lili Lin, Xiaoming Feng*, Enantioselective Synthesis of 1,2,4-Triazolines by Chiral Iron(II)-Complex Catalyzed Cyclization of α-Isocyano Esters and Azodicarboxylates, Chem. Commun. 2013, 49, 2572–2574.

5.Yang Yang, Shunxi Dong, Xiaohua Liu*, Lili Lin, Xiaoming Feng*, Chiral Guanidine-Catalyzed Asymmetric Direct Vinylogous Michael Reaction of α,β-Unsaturated γ-Butyrolactams with Alkylidene Malonates, Chem. Commun. 2012, 48, 5040–5042.

6.Yangbin Liu, Xiaohua Liu*, Min Wang, Peng He, Lili Lin, Xiaoming Feng*, Enantioselective Synthesis of 3,4-Dihydropyran Derivatives via Organocatalytic Michael Reaction of α,β-Unsaturated Enones, J. Org. Chem. 2012, 77, 4136–4142.

7.Xiao Xiao, Xiaohua Liu*, Shunxi Dong, Yunfei Cai, Lili Lin, Xiaoming Feng*, Asymmetric Synthesis of 2,3-Dihydroquinolin-4-one Derivatives Catalyzed by Chiral Bisguanidium Salt, Chem. Eur. J. 2012, 18, 15922–15925. 

8.Xiaohua Liu, Lili Lin, Xiaoming Feng*, Chiral N,N'-Dioxides: New Ligands and Organocatalysts for Catalytic Asymmetric Reactions, Acc. Chem. Res. 2011, 44, 574–587.

9.Shunxi Dong, Xiaohua Liu*, Yulong Zhang, Lili Lin, and Xiaoming Feng*, Asymmetric Synthesis of 3,4-Diaminochroman-2-ones Promoted by Guanidine and Bisguanidium Salt, Org. Lett. 2011, 13, 5060–5063. 

10.Jing Wang, Wentao Wang, Xiaohua Liu*, Zongrui Hou, Lili Lin, Xiaoming Feng*, Highly Enantioselective Direct Michael Addition of 1H-Benzotriazole to Chalcones Catalyzed by Sc(OTf)3/N,N-Dioxide Complex, Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2011, 2039–2042. 

11.Xiaohong Chen, Shunxi Dong, Zhen Qiao, Yin Zhu, Mingsheng Xie, Lili Lin, Xiaohua Liu*, Xiaoming Feng*, Guanidine Organocatalyst for the Asymmetric Mannich-Type Reaction between α-Isothiocyanato Imide and Sulfonyl Imines, Chem. Eur. J. 2011, 17, 2583–2586.

12.Min Wang, Lili Lin, Jian Shi, Xiaohua Liu*, Yulong Kuang, Xiaoming Feng*, Asymmetric Crossed-Conjugate Addition of Nitroalkenes to Enones by a Chiral Bifunctional Diamine Organocatalyst, Chem. Eur. J. 2011, 17, 2365–2368.

13.Peng He, Xiaohua Liu*, Jian Shi, Lili Lin, Xiaoming Feng*, Organocatalytic Sequential Michael Reactions: Stereoselective Synthesis of Multifunctionalized Tetrahydroindan Derivatives, Org. Lett. 2011, 13, 936-939.

14.Zhenhua Dong, Xiaohua Liu*, Juhua Feng, Min Wang, Lili Lin, Xiaoming Feng*, Efficient Asymmetric Synthesis of 4H-Chromene Derivatives through a Tandem Michael Addition– Cyclization Reaction Catalyzed by a Salen–Cobalt(II) Complex, Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2011, 137–142.

15.Xuan Fu, Juhua Feng, Zhenhua Dong, Lili Lin, Xiaohua Liu*, Xiaoming Feng*, Enantioselective Synthesis of 2-Substituted-1,5-Benzodiazepines through Domino Reaction of o-Phenylenediamine and Chalcone Derivatives, Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2011, 5233–5236.

16.Yonghai Hui, Weiliang Chen, Wentao Wang, Jun Jiang, Yunfei Cai, Lili Lin, Xiaohua Liu*, Xiaoming Feng*, Highly Enantioselective Zinc-Catalyzed Friedel–Crafts Alkylation of Indoles with Ethyl Trifluoropyruvate, Adv. Synth. Catal. 2010, 352, 3174–3178.

17.Lin Zhou, Lili Lin, Wentao Wang, Jie Ji, Xiaohua Liu*, Xiaoming Feng*, Highly Enantioselective Michael Addition of Malonates to β,γ-Unsaturated α-Ketoesters Catalyzed by Chiral N,N'-dioxide-Yttrium(III) Complexes with Convenient Procedure, Chem. Commun. 2010, 46, 3601–3603.

18.Qi Zhang, Yonghai Hui, Xin Zhou, Lili Lin, Xiaohua Liu*, Xiaoming Feng*, Highly Efficient Asymmetric Three-Component Vinylogous Mannich Reaction Catalyzed by a Chiral Scandium(III)-N,N'-Dioxide Complex, Adv. Synth. Catal. 2010, 352, 976–980.

19.Xiaohua Liu, Lili Lin, Xiaoming Feng*, Amide Based Bifunctional Organocatalysts in Asymmetric Reactions (Feature Article), Chem. Commun. 2009, 6145–6158. 

20.Xiaohua Liu, Bo Qin, Bin He, and Xiaoming Feng*, Catalytic Asymmetric Cyanosilylation of Ketones by a Chiral Amino Acid Salt, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2005, 127, 12224-12225.