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楊英洋教授

化學系系主任及教授

location 香港中文大學科學館260室
Phone No. (852) 3943-6377
Email yyyeung@cuhk.edu.hk


教育背景

2005 Ph.D., Department of Chemistry The Chinese University of Hong Kong
2001 B.Sc. (1st Hons), Department of Chemistry The Chinese University of Hong Kong

擔任之職位

2015年至今
香港中文大學
化學系
副教授
2014-2015
Assistant Head, 
Department of Chemistry, 
National University of Singapore
2014–2015
Associate Professor, 
Department of Chemistry, 
National University of Singapore
2008-2014
Assistant Professor, 
Department of Chemistry,
National University of Singapore
2005-2008
Postdoctoral Fellow, 
Department of Chemistry,
Harvard University

研究興趣

Our research group has broad interests in synthetic organic chemistry. The main focuses are centered on novel methodologies development and complex molecules synthesis. Research directions include:

  • Asymmetric halogenation reactions
  • Multi-component synthesis
  • Novel functional molecules synthesis for biological studies

榮譽和獎項

2017 Exemplary Teaching Award, CUHK
2017 Asian Core Program Lectureship Award (Japan, Taiwan)
2015 MIT Technology Review Innovator Under 35 (Asia)
2014 Young Investigator Award, Faculty of Science, National University of Singapore
2014 Young Chemist Award, Department of Chemistry, National University of Singapore
2014 Asian Core Program Lectureship Award (Hong Kong)
2013 Chemistry Research Promotion Center/NSC Lectureship (Taiwan)
2012 Asian Core Program Lectureship Award (Korea, China)
2011 Thieme Chemistry Journal Award
2011 Asian Core Program Lectureship Award (Thailand)
2010 Asian Core Program Lectureship Award (Japan)
2005 CUHK Young Scholars Dissertation Awards
2002 The Chinese University of Hong Kong Faculty of Science Dean’s honors List
2001 Dr. James C.N. Ma Memorial Scholarship
2000 The Chinese University of Hong Kong Faculty of Science Dean’s honors List
2000 Shaw College Lam Kin Chung Department Scholarships
1999 Shaw College Certificate of Academic Merit

代表著作

  1. Yuk-Cheung Chan, Ying-Yeung Yeung* “Halogen Bond Catalyzed Bromocarbocyclization”
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2018, 57, 3483-3487.
  2. Xiaodong Xiong, Ying-Yeung Yeung* “Ammonium Salt-Catalyzed Highly Practical Ortho-Selective Monohalogenation and Phenylselenation of Phenols: Scope and Applications”
    ACS Catal. 2018, DOI:10.1021/acscatal.8b00327 (Cover page)
  3. Matthew H. Gieuw, Zhihai Ke, Ying-Yeung Yeung* “Lewis Base-Promoted Ring-Opening 1,3-Dioxygenation of Unactivated Cyclopropanes using Hypervalent Iodine Reagent”
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2018, 57, 3782-3786.
  4. Jie Yang See, Hui Yang, Yu Zhao, Ming Wah Wong, Zhihai Ke, Ying-Yeung Yeung* “Desymmetrizing Enantio- and Diastereoselective Selenoetherification through Supramolecular Catalysis”
    ACS Catal. 2018, 8, 850-858.
  5. Yi Liu, Ying-Lung Steve Tse, Fuk Yee Kwong, Ying-Yeung Yeung* “Accessing Axially Chiral Biaryls via Organocatalytic Enantioselective Dynamic-Kinetic Resolution-Semipinacol Rearrangement”
    ACS Catal. 2017, 7, 4435-4440.
  6. Xiaodong Xiong, Ying-Yeung Yeung* “Highly ortho-Selective Chlorination of Anilines Using a Secondary Ammonium Salt Organocatalyst”
    Angew. Chem. Int. Et. 2016, 55, 16101-16105.
  7. Yi An Cheng, Wesley Zongrong Yu, Ying-Yeung Yeung* “Carbamate-Catalyzed Enantioselective Bromolactamization”
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2015, 54, 12102-12106.
  8. Tao Chen, Thomas Jian Yao Foo, Ying-Yeung Yeung* “Indole-Catalyzed Bromolactonization in Lipophilic Solvent: A Solid–Liquid Phase Transfer Approach”
    ACS Catalysis 2015, 5, 4751-4756.
  9. Zhihai Ke, Chong Kiat Tan, Feng Chen, Ying-Yeung Yeung* “Catalytic Asymmetric Bromoetherification and Desymmetrization of Olefinic 1,3-Diols with C2-Symmetric Sulfides”
    J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136, 5627-5630
  10. Daniel Weiliang Tay, Gulice Yiu Chung Leung, Ying-Yeung Yeung* “Amino-thiocarbamate Catalyzed Enantioselective Desymmetrizing Bromoetherification of Diolefinic Diols―Application to the Synthesis of Novel Chiral Spirocyclest”
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, 53, 5161-5164.
  11. Feng Chen, Chong Kiat Tan, Ying-Yeung Yeung* “C2-Symmetric Cyclic Selenium-Catalyzed Enantioselective Bromoaminocyclization”
    J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 1232-1235.
  12. Yi Zhao, Xiaojian Jiang, Ying-Yeung Yeung* “Catalytic Enantioselective and Highly Chemoselective Bromocyclization of Olefinic Dicarbonyl Compounds”
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2013, 52, 8597-8601.
  13. Cheng, Yi An; Chen, Tao; Tan, Chong Kiat; Heng, Jun Jie; Yeung, Ying-Yeung* “Efficient Medium Ring Size Bromolactonization Using a Sulfur-Based Zwitteriionic Organocatalyst”
    J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012, 134, 16492-16495.
  14. Jiang, Xiaojian; Tan, Chong Kiat; Zhou, Ling; Yeung, Ying-Yeung* “Bromolactonization of olefinic acids using non-classical S-alkyl thiocarbamate catalyst”
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2012, 51, 7771-7775.