1)Yang Shi, Luoqiang Zhang, Jingbo Lan,* Min Zhang, Fulin Zhou, Wenlong Wei, Jingsong You.* Oxidative C–H/C–H cross-coupling reactions between N-acylanilines and benzamides enabled by a Cp*-free RhCl3/TFA catalytic system. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2018, 57, 9108–9112.
2)Huaxing Zhang, Xingyu Chen, Jingbo Lan,* Yanhong Liu, Fulin Zhou, Di Wu,* Jingsong You.* Silver-mediated direct C–H amination of BODIPYs for screening endoplasmic reticulum-targeting reagents. Chem. Commun., 2018, 54, 3219–3222.
3)Xiuguang Yang, Linfeng Jiang, Mufan Yang, Huaxing Zhang, Jingbo Lan,* Fulin Zhou, Xingyu Chen, Di Wu,* Jingsong You. Pd-catalyzed direct C-H functionalization/annulation of BODIPYs with alkynes to access unsymmetrical benzo[b]-fused BODIPYs: discovery of lysosome-targeted turn-on fluorescent probes. J. Org. Chem., 2018, 83, 9538-9546.
4)Wen Wang, Xiaoyu Li, Jingbo Lan,* Di Wu, Ruilin Wang,* Jingsong You. Construction of 3,7-dithienyl phenothiazine-based organic dyes via multistep direct C-H arylation reactions. J. Org. Chem., 2018, 83, 8114-8126.
5)Yan Wang, Jingbo Lan.* Oxygen as an oxidant in rhodium(III) catalyzed oxidative C–H/C–H cross-coupling between indoles and oxazoles. Sci China Chem, 2018, 61, 200–205.
6)Danni Zhou, Chunxia Wang, Mingliang Li, Zheng Long, Jingbo Lan.* Palladium-catalyzed 2-pyridylmethyl-directed β-C(sp3)–H activation and cyclization of aliphatic amides with gem-dibromoolefins: a rapid access to γ-lactams. Chin. Chem. Lett., 2018, 29, 191–193.
7)Bijin Li, Guoqiang Tang, Linsen Zhou, Di Wu, Jingbo Lan,* Liang Zhou,* Zhiyun Lu, Jingsong You.* Unexpected sole Enol-Form emission of 2-(2'-hydroxyphenyl)oxazoles for highly efficient deep-blue-emitting organic electroluminescent devices. Adv. Funct. Mater., 2017, 27, 1605245.
8)Guoqiang Tang, Bijin Li, Jingbo Lan,* Jingsong You.* An effective strategy to construct highly efficient deep-blue organic light-emitting field-effect transistors. Adv. Mater. Interfaces, 2017, 1700453.
9)Xiaoyu Li, Shiqing Li, Ge Gao, Di Wu, Jingbo Lan,* Ruilin Wang,* Jingsong You.* High-performance ruthenium sensitizers containing imidazolium counterions for efficient dye sensitization in water. ChemSusChem, 2017, 10, 2914–2921.
10)Jie Wu, Yangyang Cheng, Jingbo Lan*, Di Wu, Shengyou Qian, Lipeng Yan, Zhen He, Xiaoyu Li, Kai Wang, Bo Zou*, Jingsong You.* Molecular engineering of mechanochromic materials by programmed C–H arylation: making a counterpoint in the chromism trend. J. Am. Chem Soc., 2016, 138, 12803–12812.
11)Denan Sun, Bijin Li, Jingbo Lan,* Quan Huang and Jingsong You.* Chelation-assisted Pd-catalysed ortho-selective oxidative C–H/C–H cross-coupling of aromatic carboxylic acids with arenes and intramolecular Friedel–Crafts acylation: one-pot formation of fluorenones, Chem. Commun., 2016, 52, 3635-3638.
12)Bijin Li, Jingbo Lan,* Di Wu, Jingsong You.* Rhodium(III)-catalyzed ortho-heteroarylation of phenols through internal oxidative C-H activation: rapid screening of single-molecular white-light-emitting materials, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2015, 54, 14008-14012.
13)Xurong Qin, Xiaoyu Li, Quan Huang, Hu Liu, Di Wu, Qiang Guo, Jingbo Lan,* Ruilin Wang, Jingsong You.* Rhodium(III)-catalyzed ortho C–H heteroarylation of (hetero)aromatic carboxylic acids: a rapid and concise access to π-conjugated poly-heterocycles. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2015, 54, 7167-7170.
14)Xurong Qin, Denan Sun, Qiulin You, Yangyang Cheng, Jingbo Lan,* Jingsong You.* Rh(III)-Catalyzed decarboxylative ortho-heteroarylation of aromatic carboxylic acids by using the carboxylic acid as a traceless directing group. Org. Lett., 2015, 17, 1762-1765.
15)Xingyan Liu, Xiaoyu Li, Hu Liu, Qiang Guo, Jingbo Lan,* Ruilin Wang, Jingsong You.* Aldehyde as a traceless directing group for Rh(III)-catalyzed C–H activation: a facile access to diverse indolo[1,2-a]quinolines, Org. Lett., 2015, 17, 2936–2939.
16)Jing Wang, Dekun Qin, Jingbo Lan,* Yangyang Cheng, Shuai Zhang, Qiang Guo, Jie Wu, Di Wu, Jingsong You.* Rh-Catalysed direct cyclization of 1,4-naphthoquinone and 9,10-phenanthraquinone with alkyne: facile access to 1,8-dioxapyrenes and 1,12-dioxaperylenes as orange and red-emitting luminophores. Chem. Commun., 2015, 51, 6337–6339.
17)Zhijie She, Yangyang Cheng, Luoqiang Zhang, Xiaoyu Li, Di Wu, Qiang Guo, Jingbo Lan,* Ruilin Wang,* Jingsong You.* Novel ruthenium sensitizers with a phenothiazine conjugated bipyridyl ligand for high-efficiency dye-sensitized solar cells, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2015, 7, 27831–27837.
18)Jie Wu, Qiulin You, Jingbo Lan,* Qiang Guo, Xiaoyu Li, Ying Xue, Jingsong You.* Cu-Catalysed direct C–H (hetero)arylation of [1,2,4]triazolo[4,3-a]pyridine to construct deep-blue-emitting luminophores. Org. Biomol. Chem., 2015, 13, 5372–5375.
19)Hu Liu, Xingrong Liao, Xiaoyu Li, Di Wu, Qiang Guo, Jie Wu, Shengyou Qian, Jingbo Lan,* Ruilin Wang,* Jingsong You.* Molecular design of new organic sensitizers based on thieno[1,4]benzothiazine for dye-sensitized solar cells. RSC Adv., 2015, 5, 56865?56871.
20)Jie Wu, Jingbo Lan,* Siyuan Guo, Jingsong You.* Pd-Catalyzed C?H carbonylation of (hetero)arenes with formates and intramolecular dehydrogenative coupling: a shortcut to indolo[3,2-c]coumarins. Org. Lett., 2014, 16, 5862-5865.
21)Quan Huang, Xurong Qin, Bijin Li, Jingbo Lan,* Qiang Guo, Jingsong You.* Cu-catalysed oxidative C–H/C–H coupling polymerisation of benzodiimidazoles: an efficient approach to regioregular polybenzodiimidazoles for blue-emitting materials. Chem. Commun. 2014, 50, 13739–13741.
22)Ningjie Wu, Jingbo Lan,* Lipeng Yan, Jingsong You.* A Sensitive Colorimetric and Fluorescent Sensor Based on Imidazolium-Functionalized Squaraines for the Detection of GTP and Alkaline Phosphatase in Aqueous Solution. Chem. Commun. 2014, 50, 4438–4441.
23)Xurong Qin, Hu Liu, Dekun Qin, Qian Wu, Jingsong You,* Dongbing Zhao, Qiang Guo, Xiaolei Huang, Jingbo Lan,* Chelation-assisted Rh(III)-catalyzed C2-selective oxidative C–H/C–H cross-coupling of indoles/pyrroles with heteroarenes, Chem. Sci. 2013, 4, 1964–1969.
24)Xuefeng Cong, Jingsong You,* Ge Gao, Jingbo Lan.* 2-Pyridylmethyl ether: a readily removable and efficient directing group for amino acid ligand accelerated ortho-C–H olefination of phenols. Chem. Commun., 2013, 49, 662–664.
25)Lipeng Yan, Dongbing Zhao, Jingbo Lan,* Yangyang Cheng, Qiang Guo, Xiaoyu Li, Ningjie Wu, Jingsong You.* Palladium-catalyzed tandem N–H/C–H arylation: regioselective synthesis of N-heterocycle-fused phenanthridines as versatile blue-emitting luminophores. Org. Biomol. Chem., 2013, 11, 7966–7977.
26)Xiaoyu Li, Bijin Li, Jingsong You, Jingbo Lan.* Copper-catalysed oxidative C–H/N–H cross-coupling between formamides and amides through chelation-assisted N–H activation. Org. Biomol. Chem., 2013, 11, 1925–1928.
27)Bijin Li, Xurong Qin, Jingsong You,* Xuefeng Cong, Jingbo Lan.* Direct Arylation of Phenanthroline Derivatives via Oxidative C–H/C–H Cross-Coupling: Synthesis and Discovery of Excellent Ligands. Org. Biomol. Chem., 2013, 11 (8), 1290–1293.
28)Bo Liu, Zhi Wang, Ningjie Wu, Mingliang Li, Jingsong You,* Jingbo Lan,* Discovery of full-color-tunable fluorescent core framework via direct C–H (hetero)arylation of N-heterocycles. Chem. Eur. J., 2012, 18, 1599–1603.
29)Xurong Qin, Boya Feng, Jiaxing Dong, Xiaoyu Li, Ying Xue, Jingbo Lan,* Jingsong You,* Copper(II)-catalyzed dehydrogenative cross-coupling between two azoles. J. Org. Chem. 2012, 77, 7677-7683.
30)Rongqi Zhou, Bijin Li, Ningjie Wu, Ge Gao, Jingsong You, Jingbo Lan,* Cyclen-functionalized perylenebisimides as sensitive and selective fluorescent sensors for Pb2+ in aqueous solution. Chem. Commun., 2011, 47, 6668–6670.
31)Xurong Qin, Xuefeng Cong, Dongbing Zhao, Jingsong You, Jingbo Lan,* One-pot synthesis of benzofused heteroaryl azoles via tandem C-heteroatom coupling/C–H activation of azoles. Chem. Commun., 2011, 47, 5611–5613.
32)Liang Cheng, Jiaxing Dong, Jingsong You, Ge Gao,* Jingbo Lan,* A highly syn-selective nitroaldol reaction catalyzed by CuII-bisimidazoline. Chem. Eur. J., 2010, 16, 6761–6765.
33)Li Yang, Song Qin, Xiaoyu Su, Fei Yang, Jingsong You,* Changwei Hu, Rugang Xie, Jingbo Lan,* 1,1’-Binaphthyl-based imidazolium chemosensors for highly selective recognition of tryptophan in aqueous solutions. Org. Biomol. Chem., 2010, 339–348.
34)Weida Wang, Afu Fu, Jingsong You, Ge Gao, Jingbo Lan,* Lijuan Chen,* Squaraine-based colorimetric and fluorescent sensors for Cu2+-specific detection and fluorescence imaging in living cells. Tetrahedron, 2010