Publications

Polymer Valence Isomerism: Poly(Dewar‐o‐xylylene)s
Rong Zhu and Timothy M. Swager* J. Am. Chem. Soc.2018, 140, 5211.
 
Wireless Oxygen Sensors Enabled by Fe(II)-Polymer Wrapped Carbon Nanotubes
Rong Zhu, Maude Desroches, Bora Yoon, and Timothy M. Swager*  ACS Sensors, 20172, 1044.
 
 
Chemical Warfare Simulant-Responsive Polymer Nanocomposites: Synthesis and Evaluation
Sheng-Chun Sha, Rong Zhu, Myles B. Herbert, Julia A. Kalow and Timothy M. Swager*               J. Polym. Sci. A: Polym. Chem., 2017, Early View.
 
 
Wireless Hazard Badges to Detect Nerve-Agent Simulants 
Rong Zhu+, Joseph M. Azzarelli+, and Timothy M. Swager* 
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Rong Zhu and Stephen L. Buchwald*  J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2015, 137, 8069 
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Rong Zhu and Stephen L. Buchwald*  Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 201352, 12655
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*selected as Very Important Paper
 

Rong Zhu and Stephen L. Buchwald*  J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012134, 12462

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Rong Zhu and Stephen L. Buchwald*  Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 201251, 1926

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Undergraduate Publications at Peking University:
 
Asymmetric Total Syntheses of Ansamacrolactams (+)-Q-1047H-A-A and (+)-Q-1047H-R-A
Shouliang Yang, Yumeng Xi, Rong Zhu, Lin Wang, Jiahua Chen*, and Zhen Yang*  Org. Lett.201315, 812
 
Asymmetric Total Synthesis and Structural Elucidation of NFAT-68
Lin Wang, Yumeng Xi, Shouliang Yang, Rong Zhu, Yufan Liang, Jiahua Chen*, and Zhen Yang*  Org. Lett.201113, 74
 
An Unprecedented Silver Salt Effect Switches the Facial Selectivity in the Vinylogous Mukaiyama Aldol Reaction
Yufan Liang, Lin Wang, Rong Zhu, Lujiang Deng, Yunfang Yang, Junmin Quan, Jiahua Chen* and Zhen Yang*  Adv. Synth. Catal.2010352, 2387