The Jamison Research Group


Jie Wu

  Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2012 - present
Postdoctoral Associate with Professor Timothy F. Jamison
Ph.D. Boston University, 2012
“Total Synthesis of (−)-Virginiamycin M2 and Chiral Organosilane Based Sequential Transformations to Access Polycyclic Scaffolds”
with Prof. James S. Panek
B.S. Beijing Normal University, P. R. China, 2006
with Prof. Zhanbin Zhang and Prof. Ying Cheng

Current Research:
    Carbon dioxide capture and conversion using catalytic methods

  • He, Z.; Bae, M.; Wu, J.; Jamison, T. F. “Synthesis of Highly Functionalized Polycyclic Quinoxaline Derivatives Using Visible-Light Photoredox Catalysis” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 201453, early view (DOI: 10.1002/anie.201408522).
  • Wu, J.; Yang, X.−Q.; He, Z.; Mao, X. −W.; Hatton, T. A.; Jamison, T. F. “Continuous Flow Synthesis of Ketones from Carbon Dioxide and Organolithium or Grignard Reagents” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, 53, 8416-8420.
  • Yang, X.-Q.; Wu, J.; Mao, X.-W.; Jamison, T. F.; Hatton, T. A. “Microwave Assisted Synthesis of Cyclocarbonates from Olefins Utilizing Sodium Bicarbonates as the C1 Source” Chem. Commun. 2014, 50, 3245-3248.
  • Wu, J.; Kozak, J. A.; Simeon, F.; Hatton, T. A.; Jamison, T. F. “Mechanism-Guided Design of Flow Systems for Multicomponent Reactions: Conversion of CO2 and Olefins to Cyclic Carbonates” Chem. Sci. 2014, 5, 1227-1231.
  • Kozak, J. A.; Wu, J.; Su, X.; Simeon, F.; Hatton, A.; Jamison, T.F. "Bromine-Catalyzed Conversion of CO2 and Epoxides under Continuous Flow Conditions," J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 18497.
  • Wu, J.; Zhu, K.; Yuan, P.; Panek, J. S. “Bifunctional Homoallylic Carbamates from Chiral Silane Additions to in Situ Generated N-Acyl Iminium Ions” Org. Lett. 2012, ASAP.
  • Wu, J.; Panek, J. S. “Total Synthesis of (−)-Virginiamycin M2: Application of Crotylsilanes Accessed by Enantioselective Rh(II) or Cu(I) Promoted Carbenoid Si-H Insertion” J. Org. Chem. 2011, 76, 9900-9918.
  • Wu, J.; Becerril, J.; Lian, Y.; Davies, H. M. L.; Porco, J. A. Jr.; Panek, J. S. “Sequential Transformations to Access Polycyclic Chemotypes: Asymmetric Crotylation and Metal Carbenoid Reactions” Angew. Chem., Int. Ed 2011, 50, 5938-5942.
  • Wu, J.; Panek, J. S. “Total Synthesis of (−)-Virginiamycin M2” Angew. Chem., Int. Ed 2010, 49, 6165-6168.
  • Wu, J.; Chen, Y.; Panek, J. S. “Vinylogous Aldol Products from Chiral Crotylsilanes Obtained by Enantioselective Rh(II) and Cu(I) Carbenoid Si-H Insertion” Org. Lett. 2010, 12, 2112-2115.

    jasonwu at mit dot edu