Junhua WANG


Institute of Marine Material Science & Technology

Shanghai Maritime University

1550 Haigang Avenue, Pudong District, Shanghai, 201306, China

Tel: 0086-21-38284811 (o)


Employment history:

n   Shanghai Maritime University, 2009-

n   Associate researcher, Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry, 2005-2008

n   Assistant researcher, University of Hong Kong, 2004-2005

n   Postdoctoral fellow, University of California at Santa Barbara , 2001-2004

n   Postdoctoral fellow, Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry, 1999-2001



n   Ph. D  Zhejiang University (China)         1996-1999

n   M.S.    Dalian University of Technology (China)      1993-1996

n   B. S.    Wuhan Institute of Technology (China)       1989-1993



1. Junhua Wang and Chaozhong Li, Cerium(IV) Ammonium Nitrate & Bromoethenyl)chlorodimethylsilane, in e-Encyclopedia of Reagents for Organic Synthesis (Edited by Leo A. Paquette,John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. 2008).

2.     A novel stereoseletive approach to (E)-vinylic selenides

Junhua Wang, Xian Huang
Chin. Chem. Lett. 1999, 10, 437

3.   “A stereoselective synthesis of (E)-arylvinyl selenides via coupling of (E)-vinylseleno zirconocenes and diaryliodonium salts

Junhua Wang, Qing Xu, Xian Huang

J. Chem. Res-S 1999, 660

4.     “Organic polyvalent iodine reagents-promoted coupling reaction of 1-alkynes

Junhua Wang, Xian Huang

Chin. Chem. Lett. 1999, 10, 529

5.     “A stereoselective synthesis of (E)-vinylseleno zirconocenes and (E)-vinylic selenol esters

Xian Huang, Junhua Wang

Synlett 1999, 569

6.   “Hydrozirconation of alkynyl(phenyl)iodonium salts and stereoselective synthesis of (E)-trisubstituted olefins”

Xian Huang, Junhua Wang and Deyu Yang

J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans. 1, 1999, 673.

7.     “A stereoselective synthesis of (E)-divinyl diselenides and (E)-divinyl ditellurides

Xian Huang, Junhua Wang
Synth. Commun. 2000, 30, 301

8.     “A convenient and stereoselective synthesis of (E)-vinylic selenides

Xian Huang, Junhua Wang
       Synth. Commun. 2000, 30, 307

9.     “A stereoselective approach to S-vinyl thioesters from alkynes, sulfur and acyl chlorides

Wang Junhua, Xu Qing, Huang Xian
Chin. Chem. Lett.  2000, 11, 1

10.   “Coupling of terminal alkynes promoted by organic polyvalent iodine compounds”

Xian Huang, Wang Junhua

Synth. Commun. 2000, 30, 9.

11. “Investigation of Bis(tributyltin)-Initiated Free Radical Cyclization Reactions of 4-Pentenyl Iodoacetates”

Junhua Wang and Chaozhong Li

J. Org. Chem. 2002, 67, 1271.

12. “Cycloaddition of o-qunione dimethides with p-quinol derivatives: regiocontrolled formation of anthracyclic ring systems”

Junhua Wang, Liping H. Pettus, and Thomas R. R. Pettus

Tetrahedron Lett. 2004, 45, 1793.

13.   “A short diastereoselective synthesis of (+)-rishirilide B core structure”

Junhua Wang and Thomas R. R. Pettus

Tetrahedron Lett. 2004, 45, 5895.

14. “Synthesis of Pyrroles via Copper-Catalyzed Coupling of Amines with Bromoenones”

Yuanjia Pan, Hongjian Lu, Yewen Fang, Xinqiang Fang, Liqun Chen, Junlu Qian, Junhua Wang, Chaozhong Li

Synthesis 2007, 1242.

15. “Synthesis and Structural Revision of (±)-Laurentristich-4-ol”

Pinghong Chen, Junhua Wang*, Kun Liu, Chaozhong Li*

J. Org. Chem. 2008, 73, 339.

16.    Clean Production of Acid Blue 9 via Catalytic Oxidation in Water

Junhua Wang and Honglin Wang

Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 2009, 48, 5548.

17. Selective Decarboxylation: A Facile Synthesis of 3-Pyridinecarboxylic Acid Derivative

Junhua Wang and Honglin Wang

Synth. Commun. 2009, 39, 4139.

18. A Catalytic Synthesis of 3-Alkoxyacrylic Acid Esters under Neat Conditions

Junhua Wang and Honglin Wang

Synth. Commun. 2010, 40, 980.

19. Carbon dioxide capture under ambient conditions using 2-chloroethylamine.

Junhua Wang, Xiqin Zhang and Yun Zhou

Environmental Chemistry Letters, 2011, 9, 535.


4 Patents are in the process of examination.