Publications:

32. Wen, H.; Zhang, L.; Zhu, S.; Liu, G.; Huang, Z.* "Stereoselective Synthesis of Trisubstituted Alkenes via Cobalt-Catalyzed Double Dehydrogenative Borylations of 1-Alkenes " ACS Catalysis 2017, 7,6419.

31. Fang, H.; Hou, W.; Liu, G.; Huang, Z.* "Ruthenium-Catalyzed Site-Selective Intramolecular Silylation of Primary C–H Bonds for Synthesis of Sila-Heterocycles" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017, 139, 11601.

30.  Ma, X.; Zuo, Z.; Liu, G.; Huang, Z.* "Manganese-Catalyzed Asymmetric Hydrosilylation of Aryl Ketones" ACS Omega 2017, 2, 4688.

29.   Du, X.; Hou, W.; Zhang, Y.; Huang, Z.* "Pincer cobalt complex-catalyzed Z-selective hydrosilylation of terminal alkynes" Organic Chemistry Frontiers 2017, 4, 1517.

28.   Du, X.; Huang, Z.* "Advances in Base Metal-Catalyzed Alkene Hydrosilylation" ACS Catal. 2017, 7, 1227-1243.

27.   Wang, Y.; Jia, X.; Qin, C.; Leng, X.; Huang, Z.* "An Agostic Iridium Pincer Complex as a Highly Efficient and Selective Catalyst for Monoisomerization of 1-Alkenes to trans-2-Alkenes" Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2017, 56, 1614-1618.

26.   Fang, H.; Guo, L.; Zhan, Y.; Yao, W.; Huang, Z.* "A Pincer Ruthenium Complex for Regioselective C-H Silylation of Heteroarenes" Org. Lett. 2016,18, 5624-5627.

25.   Zuo, Z.; Yang, J.; Huang, Z.* "Cobalt-Catalyzed Alkyne Hydrosilylation and Sequential Vinylsilane Hydroboration with Markovnikov Selectivity" Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2016, 55, 10839-10843.

24.   Jia, X.; Qin, C.; Frieberger, T.; Guan, Z.*; Huang, Z.* "Efficient and Selective Degradation of Polyethylenes into Liquid Fuels and Waxes under Mild Conditions" Sci. Adv. 2016, 2, e1501591.

23.   Yao, W.; Ma, X.; Guo, L.; Jia, X.; Hu. A.*; Huang, Z.* "A Highly Efficient Catalytic a-Alkylation of Unactivated Amides Using Primary Alcohols" Tetrahedron Lett. 2016, 57, 2919-2921.

22.   Du, X.; Zhang, Y.; Peng, D.; Huang, Z.* "Base Metal-Catalyzed Regiodivergent Alkene Hydrosilylations" Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2016, 55, 6671-6675.

21.   Yao, W.; Fang, H.; Peng, S.; Wen, H.; Zhang, L.; Hu. A.*; Huang, Z.* "Cobalt- Catalyzed Borylation of Aryl Halides and Pseudohalides" Organometallics 2016, 35, 1559-1564.

20.   Yao, W.; Jia, X.; Leng, X.; Goldman, A. S.; Brookhart, M.*; Huang, Z.* "Catalytic Alkane Transfer-Dehydrogenation by PSCOP Iridium Pincer Complexes" Polyhedron 2016, 116, 12-19.

19.   Zuo, Z.; Huang, Z.* "Synthesis of 1,1-Diboronate Esters by Cobalt-Catalyzed Sequential Hydroboration of Terminal Alkynes" Org. Chem. Front. 2016, 3, 434-438.

18.   Zhang, Y.; Fang, H.; Yao, W.; Leng, X.; Huang, Z.* "Synthesis of Pincer Hydrido Ruthenium Olefin Complexes for Catalytic Alkane Dehydrogenation" Organometallics 2016, 35, 181-188.

17.   Jia, X.; Huang, Z.* "Conversion of Alkanes to Linear Alkylsilanes Using An Iridium-Iron-Catalysed Tandem Dehydrogenation-Isomerization-Hydrosilylation" Nat. Chem. 2016, 8, 157-161.

16.   Zhang, L.; Huang, Z.* "Synthesis of 1,1,1-Tris(boronates) from Vinylarenes by Co-Catalyzed Dehydrogenative Borylations-Hydroboration" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137, 15600-15603.

15.   Peng, D.; Zhang, M.; Huang, Z.* “A General, Practical Triethylborane-Catalyzed Reduction of Carbonyl Functions to Alcohols” Chem. Eur. J. 2015, 21, 14737-14741

14.   Jia, X.; Huang, Z.* “Synthesis and characterization of a tetradentate PNCP iridium complex for catalytic alkane dehydrogenation” Sci. China Chem. 2015, 58, 1340-1344

13.   Zuo, Z.; Zhang, L.; Huang, Z.* “Iron-Catalyzed Asymmetric Hydrosilylation of Ketones” Chem. Commun. 2015, 51, 5073-5076

12.   Zhang, Y.; Yao, W.; Fang, H.; Hu, A.*; Huang, Z.* “Catalytic Alkane Dehydrogenation” Science Bulletin 2015, 60, 1316-1331.

11.   Guo, L.; Ma, X.; Fang, H.; Jia, X.; Huang, Z.* “A General and Mild Catalytic α-Alkylation of Unactivated Esters Using Alcohols” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2015, 54, 4023-4027.

10.   Zhang, L.; Zuo, Z.; Wang, X.; Huang, Z.* “Cobalt-Catalyzed Enantioselective Hydroboration of 1,1,-Disubstituted Aryl Alkenes” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136, 15501-15504.

9.   Cao, Y.; Zhang, Y.; Zhang, L.; Zhang, D; Leng, X.; Huang, Z.* “Selective Synthesis of Secondary Benzylic (Z)-Allylboronates by Fe-Catalyzed 1,4-Hydroboration of 1-Aryl-Substituted 1,3-Dienes” Org. Chem. Front. 2014, 1, 1101-1106.

8.   Jia, X.; Qin, C.; Leng, X.; Huang, Z.* “Iridium Complexes of New PCN Pincer Ligands: Catalytic Alkane Dehydrogenation and Alkene Isomerization” Chem. Commun. 2014, 50, 11056-11059.

7.   Zhang, Y.; Cao, Y.; Leng, X.; Chen, C.*; Huang, Z.* “Cationic Palladium (II) Complexes of Phosphine-Sulfonamide Ligands: Synthesis, Characterization, and Catalytic Ethylene Oligomerization” Organometallic 2014, 33, 3738-3745.

6.   Zhang, L.; Zuo, Z.; Leng, X.; Huang, Z.* “A Cobalt-Catalyzed Alkene Hydroboration with Pinacolborane” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, 53, 2696-2700.

5.   Yao, W.; Zhang, Y.; Jia, X.; Huang, Z.* “Selective Catalytic Transfer Dehydrogenation of Alkanes and Heterocycles by an Iridium Complex” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, 53, 1390-1394.

4.   Peng, D.; Zhang, Y.; Du, X.; Zhang, L.; Leng, X.; Walter, M. D.;* Huang, Z.* “Phosphinite-Iminopyridine Iron Catalysts for Chemoselective Alkene Hydrosilylation” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 19154-19166. (highlighted: http://www.organic-chemistry.org/synthesis/C1Si/silanes/alkylsilanes.shtm)

3.   Zhang, L.; Huang, Z.* “Iron-Catalyzed Alkene Hydroboration with Pinacolborane” Synlett  2013, 24, 1745-1747 (Invited).

2.   Guo, L.; Liu, Y.; Yao, W.; Leng, X.; Huang, Z.* “Iridium-Catalyzed Selective a-Alkylation of Unactivated Amides with Primary Alcohols” Org. Lett. 2013, 15, 1144-1147.

1.   Zhang, L.; Peng, D.; Leng, X.; Huang, Z.* “Iron-Catalyzed, Atom-Economical, Chemo- and Regioselective Alkene Hydroboration with Pinacolborane” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2013, 52, 3676-3680.

Before SIOC:

14.   Biswas, S.; Huang, Z.; Choliy, Y.; Wang, D. Y.; Brookhart, M.;* Krogh-Jespersen, K.;* Goldman, A. S.* “Olefin isomerization by Iridium Pincer Catalysts. Experimental Evidence for an Allyl Patheway and an Unconventional Mechanism Predicted by DFT Calculations”. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012, 134, 13276-13295.

13.   Huang, Z.; Hartwig, J. F.* "Copper(I) Enolate Complexes in α-Arylation Reactions: Synthesis, Reactivity, and Mechanism" Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.2012, 51, 1028-1032.

12.   Vicente, B. C.; Huang, Z.; Brookhart, M.;* Goldman, A. S.;* Scott, S. L.; "Reactions of Phosphinites with Oxide Surfaces: A New Method for Anchoring Organic and Organometallic Complexes" Dalton Transactions. 2011, 40, 4268-4274.

11.   Huang, Z.; Zhou, J. R.; Hartwig, J. F.* "N-H Activation of Hydrazines by Iridium(I). Double N-H Activation to Form Iridium Aminonitrene Complexes" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2010, 132, 11458-11460.

10.   Huang, Z.; White, P. S.; Brookhart, M.* "Ligand Exchanges and Selective Catalytic Hydrogenation in Molecular Single Crystals" Nature 2010, 465, 598-601.

9.   Huang, Z.; Rolfe, E.; Carson, E. C.; Brookhart, M.;* Goldman, A. S.;* El-Khalafy, S. H.; MacArthur, A. H. R. "Efficient Heterogeneous Dual Catalyst Systems for Alkane Metathesis" Adv. Synth. & Catal. 2010, 352, 125-135.

8.   Huang, Z.; Brookhart, M.;* Goldman, A. S.;* Kundu, S.; Ray, A.; Scott, S. L.; Vicente, B. C. "Highly Active and Recyclable Heterogeneous Iridium Pincer Catalysts for Transfer Dehydrogenation of Alkanes" Adv. Synth. & Catal. 2009, 351, 188-206.

7.    Bailey, B. C.; Schrock, R. R.;* Kundu, S.; Goldman, A. S.; Huang, Z.; Brookhart, M. "Evaluation of Molybdenum and Tungsten Metathesis Catalysts for Homogeneous Tandem Alkane Metathesis" Organometallics 2009, 28, 355-360.

6.   Goldman, A. S.;* Roy, A. H.; Huang, Z.; Ahuja, R.; Schinski, W.; Brookhart, M.* "Catalytic Alkane Metathesis by Tandem Alkane Dehydrogenation Olefin Metathesis" Science 2006, 312, 257-261.

5.   Zou, R. Q.; Liu, C. S.; Huang, Z.; Hu, T. L.; Bu, X. H.* "Syntheses, Structure, and Properties of the Metal Complexes with 3-(2-pyridyl)pyrazole-based Ligands: Tuning the Complex Structures by Ligand modifications" Crystal Growth & Design 2006, 6, 99-108.

4.   Huang, Z.; Tian, J. L.; Bu, X. H.* "Self-assembly of Novel Discrete Binuclear Molecular Box Structure from a Novel bis-N,O-bidentate Schiff-base Ligand and Zn(II), Co(II) Salts" Inorg. Chem. Commum. 2005, 8, 194-198.

3.   Huang, Z.; Song, H. B.; Du, M.; Chen, S. T.; Bu, X. H.;* Ribas, J. "Coordination Polymers Assembled from Angular Dipyridyl Ligands and Cu(II), Cd(II), Co(II) Salts: Crystal Structures and Properties" Inorg. Chem. 2004, 43, 931-944.

2.   Huang, Z.; Du, M.; Song, H. B.; Bu, X. H.* "Effect of Anions on the Framework Formation of Novel Ag(I) Coordination Polymers with Angular Bridging Ligands" Crystal Growth & Design 2004, 4, 71-78. 

1.   Du, M.; Bu, X. H.;* Huang, Z.; Chen, S. T.; Guo, Y. M.; Diaz, C.; Ribas, J. "From Metallacyclophanes to 1-D Coordination Polymers: Role of Anions in Self-Assembly Processes of Copper(II) and 2,5-bis(3-pyridyl)-1,3,4-oxadiazole" Inorg. Chem. 2003, 42, 552-559.

Patents:

2.   Brookhart, M.; Goldman, A.; Carson, E.; Huang, Z.; Kundu, S. K. " Supported Iridium Catalysts" US 8,362,312 B2.
1.   Goldman, A. S.; Brookhart, M.; Roy, A. H.; Ahuja, R.; Huang. Z. " Dual Catalyst System for Alkane Metathesis "US 7,902,417 B2.