Welcome! We are working on the development of new methods for organic synthesis, with an emphasis on organocatalysis. We are also interested in applying our new methods in the synthesis of useful molecules, such as biologically active compounds.
News & Recent Publications
  • Qian, D.; Chen, M.; Bissember, A. C.; Sun, J. "Counterion-Induced Asymmetric Control on Azetidiniums: A Facile Access to Chiral Amines", Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2018, 57, accepted.
  • Feng Qiang and Wang Guannan joined the group. Welcome!
  • Chen, M.; Sun, J. "How Understanding the Role of an Additive Can Lead to an Improved Synthetic Protocol without an Additive: Organocatalytic Synthesis of Chiral Diarylmethyl Alkynes", Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2017, 56, 11966.