After joining ShanghaiTech:
8. Subramani Rajkumar#, Mengyao Tang# and Xiaoyu Yang*, Chiral Phosphoric Acid-Catalyzed Kinetic Resolution of 2-Amido Benzyl Alcohols: Asymmetric Synthesis of 4H-3,1-Benzoxazines, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201913896
7. Donglei Wang#, WeiLiu#, MengyaoTang, NaYu, XiaoyuYang*, Atroposelective Synthesis of Biaryl Diamines and Amino Alcohols via Chiral Phosphoric Acid Catalysed para-Aminations of Anilines and Phenols, iScience, 2019, DOI: 10.1016/j.isci.2019.11.024
6. Xueqian Ye, Yongkai Pan and Xiaoyu Yang*, Direct enantioselective Mannich reactions of α-azido cyclic ketones: asymmetric construction of chiral azides possessing an α-quaternary stereocenter, Chem. Commun. 2019, DOI: 10.1039/c9cc08000g
5. Subramani Rajkumar#, Shunlong He# and Xiaoyu Yang* Kinetic Resolution of Tertiary 2-Alkoxycarboxamido-allylic Alcohols by Chiral Phosphoric Acid Catalyzed Intramolecular Transesterification. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2019, 58, 10315 –10319.
4. Wei Liu, Subramani Rajkumar, Weihu Wu, Ziyu Huang, and Xiaoyu Yang*, Asymmetric Synthesis of β-Indolyl Cyclopentanones and Cyclopentylamides with an All-Carbon Quaternary Stereocenter via Chiral Phosphoric Acid Catalyzed Friedel–Crafts Alkylation Reactions, Org. Lett. 2019, 21, 10, 3563-3567.
3. Subramani Rajkumar#, Jiawen Wang#, Xiaoyu Yang*, Asymmetric Transformations of α-Hydroxy Enamides Catalyzed by Chiral Br?nsted Acids, Synlett 2019, 30(08): 869-874 (invited synpact paper)
2. Subramani Rajkumar#, Jiawen Wang#, Sujuan Zheng, Donglei Wang, Xueqian Ye, Xuejiao Li, Qian Peng,* and Xiaoyu Yang*, Regioselective and Enantioselective Synthesis of β-Indolyl Cyclopentenamides by Chiral Anion Catalysis. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2018, 57, 13489 –13494
1. Shixian Lin#; Xiaoyu Yang#, S. Jia, A.M. Weeks, M. Hornsby, P.S. Lee, R.V. Nichiporuk, A.T. Iavarone, J.A. Wells, F.D. Toste, C.J. Chang, Redox-based reagents for chemoselective methionine bioconjugation. Science 2017, 355, 597-602 (# contribute equally)
Selected works before joining ShanghaiTech:
Xiaoyu Yang and F. Dean Toste*. Asymmetric addition of α-branched cyclic ketones to allenamides catalyzed by a chiral phosphoric acid. Chem. Sci. 2016, 7, 2653-2656.
Xiaoyu Yang, F. Dean Toste*. Direct Asymmetric Amination of α-Branched Cyclic Ketones Catalyzed by a Chiral Phosphoric Acid. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137, 3205-3208.
Xiaoyu Yang#, Tao Wu#, Robert J. Phipps, F. Dean Toste*.Advances in Catalytic Enantioselective Fluorination, Mono, Di, and Trifluoromethylation, and Trifluoromethylthiolation Reactions. Chem. Rev. 2015, 115, 826-870.
Xiaoyu Yang#, Robert J. Phipps#, F. Dean Toste*. Asymmetric Fluorination of α-Branched Ketones Enabled by a Synergistic Combination of Chiral Anion Phase-Transfer Catalysis and Enamine Catalysis using Protected Amino Acids. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136, 5225-5228.
Xiaoyu Yang, Boqiao Fu, and Biao Yu*.Total Synthesis of Landomycin A, a Potent Antitumor Angucycline Antibiotic. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2011, 133, 12433-12435.