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Ferrocenyl-guest tunable organogel constructed from a Pillar[6]arene-functionalized cholesterol derivative

Chenhao Yao, a Qiang Sun, a Wei Xia, a Jing Zhang, a Chen Lin,a,b* and Leyong Wang a,b*

J. Organomet. Chem. 2017 In Press DOI: 10.1016/j.jorganchem.2017.03.042


Glucose-Responsive Supramolecular Vesicles Based on Water-Soluble Pillar[5]arene and Pyridylboronic Acid Derivative for Controlled Insulin Delivery

Lei Gao, Tingting Wang, Keke Jia, Xuan Wu, Chenhao Yao, Wei Shao, Dongmei Zhang, Xiao-Yu Hu, Leyong Wang

Chem. Eur. J. 2017 In Press DOI: 10.1002/chem.201700345


Modulating the properties of quadruple hydrogen bonded supramolecular polymers by photo-cross-linking between coumarin moieties

Qi Wang, Ming Cheng, Ju-Li Jiang and Le-Yong Wang

Chin. Chem. Lett. 2017 Available online 16 February 2017DOI:10.1016/j.cclet.2017.02.008


Axle length- and solvent-controlled construction of (pseudo)[1]rotaxanes from mono-thiourea-functionalised pillar[5]arene derivatives

Ying Han, Gui-Fei Huo, Jing Sun, Chao-Guo Yan, Yiheng Lu, Chen Lin and Leyong Wang

Supramol. Chem. 2017 29(7)547-552 (DOI:10.1080/10610278.2017.1287367) Published online: 06 Feb 2017


A Dual-Responsive Bola-Type Supra-Amphiphile Constructed from Water-Soluble Pillar[5]arene and Naphthalimide-Containing Amphiphile for Intracellular Drug Delivery

Xin Liu, Keke Jia, Yichen Wang, Wei Shao, Chenhao Yao, Luming Peng, Dongmei Zhang, Xiao-Yu Hu, and Leyong Wang

ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 9 (5), pp 4843C4850 (DOI: 10.1021/acsami.7b00643 Publication Date (Web): January 18, 2017


Thermo- and Oxidation-Responsive Supramolecular Vesicles Constructed from Self-Assembled Pillar[6]arene-Ferrocene Based Amphiphilic Supramolecular Diblock Copolymers

Sai Wang,Chenhao Yao, Mengfei Ni, Zuqiang Xu, Ming Cheng,Xiao-Yu Hu, Ying-Zhong Shen, Chen Lin,* Leyong Wang,* and Dianzheng Jia

Polym. Chem. 2017, 8, 682-688DOI10.1039/c6py01961g


Construction of Pillar[5]arene-functionalized Polymeric Hydrogel and Its Visual Detection of Herbicide Paraquat

Na-na Hou, Qiang Sun, Ning Zhang, Meng-fei Ni, Chen Lin, Le-yong Wang

Acta Polymerica Sinica. 2017 0 (1): 86-92. (Papers) (DOI: 10.11777/j.issn1000-3304.2017.16243)



Design and synthesis of molecular machines: Commentary on the 2016 Nobel Prize in Chemistryӻϳɡ2016ŵѧɹ飩

JIANG Juli, JIANG, Wei, HUANG Feihe and WANG Leyong

Science & Technology Review, 2016, 34(24): 28-33. DOI:10.3981/j.issn.1000-7857.2016.24.003PDF


Photolysis of a bola-type supra-amphiphile promoted by watersoluble pillar[5]arene-induced assembly

Shuwen Guo, Xin Liu, Chenhao Yao, Chengxi Lu, Qingxin Chen, Xiao-Yu Hu,* Leyong Wang*

Chem. Commun., 2016,  52, 10751-10754 (DOI: 10.1039/C6CC05993G)



Two Pillar[5]arene-based Mechanically Selflocked Molecules (MSMs): Planar Chirality in Crystals and Conformer Inversion in Solutions

Ming Cheng, Qi Wang, Yihan Cao, Yi Pan, Zhen Yang, Juli Jiang, Leyong Wang

Tetrahedron Lett. , 2016, 57,4133-4137 (DOI:10.1016/j.tetlet.2016.07.038)


Stimuli-responsive supramolecular gel constructed by pillar[5]arene-based pseudo[2]rotaxanes via orthogonal metal-ligand coordination and hydrogen bonding interaction

Xuan Wu, Ying Yu, Lei Gao, Xiao-Yu Hu and Leyong Wang  

Org. Chem. Front., 2016, 3, 966 - 970, (DOI: 10.1039/C6QO00197A)


Formation of a series of stable pillar[5]arene-based pseudo[1]-rotaxanes and their [1]rotaxanes in the crystal state

Ying Han, Gui-Fei Huo, Jing Sun, Ju Xie, Chao-Guo Yan*, Yue Zhao, Xuan Wu, Chen Lin* and Leyong Wang

Scientific Reports. 2016, 6, Published online10.1038/srep28748


4-Methylcoumarin-bridged Fluorescent Responsive Cryptand: from [2+2] Photodimerization to Supramolecular Polymer

Ming Cheng, Chenhao Yao, Yihan Cao, Qi Wang, Yi Pan, Juli Jiang,* and Leyong Wang*

Chem. Comm. 2016, 52, 8715-8718 (Jun 5, 2016) ( DOI:10.1039/C6CC03624D)


Controllable Construction of Biocompatible Supramolecular Micelles and Vesicles by Water-Soluble Phosphate Pillar[5,6]arenes for Selective Anti-Cancer Drug Delivery

Xiao-Yu Hu, Xin Liu, Wenyi Zhang, Shan Qin, Chenhao Yao, Yan Li, Derong Cao, Luming Peng, and Leyong Wang

Chem. Mater. 2016, 28 (11), pp 3778C3788 , (DOI:10.1021/acs.chemmater.6b00691)


Gyroscope Like Complexes based upon Dibridgehead Diphosphine Cages that are Accessed by Three Fold Intramolecular Ring Closing Metatheses and Encase Fe(CO)3, Fe(CO)2(NO)+ and Fe(CO)3(H)+ Rotators

Georgette Marie Lang, Takanori Shima, Leyong Wang, Kyle J Cluff, Katrin Skopek, Frank Hampel, Janet Bluemel, and John A. Gladysz

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, 138 (24), pp 7649C7663, (DOI:10.1021/jacs.6b03178)


Stable pillar[5]arene-based pseudo[1]rotaxanes formed in polar solution

Xuan Wu, Lei Gao, Jun-Zhao Sun, Xiao-Yu Hu, Le-Yong Wang

Chin. Chem. Lett. 2016, 27(11),1655-1660 (DOI:10.1016/j.cclet.2016.05.004)


Dramatically promoted swelling of a hydrogel by pillar[6]areneCferrocene complexation with multi-stimuli responsiveness

Mengfei Ni, Ning Zhang, Wei Xia, Xuan Wu, Chenhao Yao, Xin Liu, Xiao-Yu Hu, Chen Lin,* and Leyong Wang*

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, 138 (20), pp 6643C6649, (DOI: 10.1021/jacs.6b03296 )


Topochemical Polymerization of Assembled Diacetylene Macrocycle bearing Dibenzylphosphine Oxide in Solid State

Xiaoning Zhang, Chao Deng, Meng Wang, Xin Liu, Chen Lin,* Luming Peng,* and Leyong Wang

Supramol. Chem. 2017, 29(2), 94-101 (DOI:10.1080/10610278.2016.1187731)


Supramolecular Drug Delivery Systems Based on Water-Soluble Pillar[n]arenes

Xuan Wu, Lei Gao, Xiao-Yu Hu* and Leyong Wang

Chem. Rec. 2016, 16(3), 1216-1227 (DOI:10.1002/tcr.201500265)


A Phosphine Oxide Functional Group Based [2]Rotaxane that
Operates as a Multistable Molecular Shuttle
A Phosphine Oxide Functional Group Based [2]Rotaxane that
Operates as a Multistable Molecular Shuttle
A Phosphine Oxide Functional Group Based [2]Rotaxane that
Operates as a Multistable Molecular Shuttle
A Phosphine Oxide Functional Group Based [2]Rotaxane that
Operates as a Multistable Molecular Shuttle
A Phosphine Oxide Functional Group Based [2]Rotaxane that
Operates as a Multistable Molecular Shuttle
A Phosphine Oxide Functional Group Based [2]Rotaxane that
Operates as a Multistable Molecular Shuttle
A Phosphine Oxide Functional Group Based [2]Rotaxane that
Operates as a Multistable Molecular Shuttle
A Phosphine Oxide Functional Group Based [2]Rotaxane that
Operates as a Multistable Molecular Shuttle
A Phosphine Oxide Functional Group Based [2]Rotaxane that
Operates as a Multistable Molecular Shuttle
A Phosphine Oxide Functional Group Based [2]Rotaxane that
Operates as a Multistable Molecular Shuttle
A Phosphine Oxide Functional Group Based [2]Rotaxane that
Operates as a Multistable Molecular Shuttle
A Phosphine Oxide Functional Group Based [2]Rotaxane that
Operates as a Multistable Molecular Shuttle
A Phosphine Oxide Functional Group Based [2]Rotaxane that
Operates as a Multistable Molecular Shuttle
A Phosphine Oxide Functional Group Based [2]Rotaxane that
Operates as a Multistable Molecular Shuttle
A Phosphine Oxide Functional Group Based [2]Rotaxane that
Operates as a Multistable Molecular Shuttle
A Phosphine Oxide Functional Group Based [2]Rotaxane that
Operates as a Multistable Molecular Shuttle
A Phosphine Oxide Functional Group Based [2]Rotaxane that
Operates as a Multistable Molecular Shuttle
A Phosphine Oxide Functional Group Based [2]Rotaxane that
Operates as a Multistable Molecular Shuttle

A Phosphine Oxide Functional Group Based [2]Rotaxane that Operates as a Mutistable Molecular Shuttle

Ming Cheng, Li Liu, Yihan Cao, Juli Jiang,* and Leyong Wang*

ChemPhysChem. 2016, 17(12), 1835-1839 (DOI:10.1002/cphc.201501016)


Design and Construction of Supramolecular Assemblies Containing Bis(m-phenylene)-32-crown-10-based Cryptands

Wang Qi, Cheng Ming, Cao Yihan, Jiang Juli, Wang Leyong

Acta Chim. Sinica. 2016, 74(1), 9-16 , (DOI:10.6023/A15090585 ) First Published online 13 Dec 2015



pH-Responsive Supramolecular Vesicles Assembled by Water-Soluble Pillar[5]arene and BODIPY Photosensitizer for Chemo-Photodynamic Dual Therapy

Lu-Bo Meng, Wenyi Zhang, Dongqi Li, Yan Li, Xiao-Yu Hu, Leyong Wang and Guigen Li

Chem. Commun. 2015, 51, 14381-14384 , (DOI:10.1039/C5CC05785J) (04 Aug 2015)


A novel dynamic pseudo[1]rotaxane based on mono-biotin-functionalized pillar[5]arene

Xuan Wu, Mengfei Ni, Wei Xia, Xiao-Yu Hu,* and Leyong Wang 

Org. Chem. Front. 2015, 2, 1013-1017 , (DOI:10.1039/C5QO00159E )


"Responsive Gel-Like Supramolecular Network Based on Pillar[6]arene-Ferrocenium Recognition Motifs in Polymeric Matrix"

Wei Xia, Mengfei Ni, Chenhao Yao, Xiaoliang Wang, Dongzhong Chen, Xiao-Yu Hu, Leyong Wang*

Macromolecules  2015, 48,4403C4409 , (DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.5b00889) (June 13, 2015)


Syntheses of Iron(0) Complexes of Symmetrical Trialkylphosphines with Three Terminal Vinyl Groups, P((CH2)mCH=CH2)3

Georgette LangDirk SkaperTakanori ShimaMichael OttoLeyong WangJohn Gladysz*

Aust J. Chem. 2015, 68,1342-1351 , (DOI:10.1071/CH15178 ) (Apr. 21, 2015)


Two new triazolophanes: synthesis, structures, self-assembling, and anion complexation properties

Qunpeng Duan, Wei Xia, Chen Lin*, Yi Pan, and Leyong Wang

Tetrahedron Lett. 2015, 56,4002-4006(DOI:10.1016/j.tetlet.2015.05.013 )


Well-Defined Pillararene-Based Azobenzene Liquid Crystalline Photoresponsive Materials and Their Thin Films with Photomodulated Surfaces 

Shi Pan+, Mengfei Ni+, Bin Mu, Qian Li, Xiao-Yu Hu, Chen Lin, Dongzhong Chen*, and Leyong Wang*

  [+]  Contributed equally to this work.

Adv. Funct. Mater.  2015, 25,  3571C3580(DOI10.1002/adfm.201500942) (Apr. 14, 2015)


A Switchable Bistable [2] Rotaxane Based on Phosphine Oxide Functional Group

Shuangjin Zhang,† Qi Wang,† Ming Cheng, Xiaohong Qian, Yang Yang,* Juli Jiang,* and Leyong Wang

[†]  Contributed equally to this work.

Chin. Chem. Lett. 2015,  26885-888(DOI:10.1016/j.cclet.2015.05.015 ) (Apr. 17, 2015)(Invited for Special issue " Supramolecular Chemisry.")


GSH- and pH-responsive drug delivery system constructed by water-soluble pillar[5]arene and lysine derivative for controllable drug release

Xuan Wu, Yan Li, Chen Lin,a Xiao-Yu Hu* and Leyong Wang*

Chem. Commun. 2015, 51, 6832-6835 (DOI: 10.1039/C5CC01393C) (09 Mar 2015)  First published online 11 Mar 2015


Novel pseudo[2]rotaxanes constructed by self-assembly of dibenzyl tetramethylene bis-carbamate derivatives and per-ethylated pillar[5]arene

Shuhan Xiong, Xiaoning Zhang, Lu-Bo Meng, Juli Jiang, Chen Lin* and Leyong Wang  

Chem. Commun., 2015, 51, 6504-6507 (DOI: 10.1039/C5CC01345C) (03 Mar 2015)   First published online 03 Mar 2015


FRET supramolecular polymers constructed by a BODIPY-bridged pillar[5]arene dimer with BODIPY guests for mimicking light-harvesting system of natural photosynthesis

Lu-Bo Meng, Dong-Qi Li, Shuhan Xiong, Xiao-Yu Hu, Leyong Wang* and Guigen Li

Chem. Commun., 2015, 51, 4643-4646 (DOI: 10.1039/C5CC00398A) (05 Mar 2015) First published online 05 Feb 2015 


Supramolecular Prodrug Micelles Constructed by Drug-Drug Con-jugate with Water Soluble Pillar[6]arene for Controllable and Rapid Drug Release

Yu Cao,+  Xiaochun Zou,+  Shuhan Xiong, Yan Li, Ying-Zhong Shen, Xiao-Yu Hu*  and Leyong Wang

[+]  contributed equally to this work.

Chin. J. Chem., 2015, 33, 329-334 (22 Jan 2015) (Front Cover) (Invited for Special issue " Pillarar[n]arene")


A pillar[5]arene-fused cryptand: from orthogonal self-assembly to supramolecular polymer

Qi Wang, Ming Cheng, Yue Zhao, Lin Wu, Juli Jiang,* Leyong Wang* and Yi Pan

Chem. Commun., 2015, 51, 3623-3626  (DOI: 10.1039/C5CC00130G) (22 Jan 2015) First published online 23 Jan 2015   


Supramolecular Nanoparticles Constructed by DOX-Based Prodrug with Water Soluble Pillar[6]arene for Self-Catalyzed Rapid Drug Release

Yu Cao+, Yan Li+, Xiao-Yu Hu,* Xiaochun Zou, Shuhan Xiong, Chen Lin and Leyong Wang*  [+]  contributed equally to this work.

Chem. Mater., 2015, 27, 1110-1119  (DOI: 10.1021/cm504445r)   (14 Jan 2015)


The Recognition of n-Alkyl Phosphonic or Carboxylic Acid by Mono-Squaramide-Functionalized Pillar[5]arenes

Can Jin, Xiaoning Zhang, Xuan Wu, Man Zhang, Juli Jiang, Chen Lin* and Leyong Wang

Supramol. Chem.2015,  27, 329-335 (Dec. 17, 2014) (DOI:10.1080/10610278.2014.999769) (Invited for Special Issue:  Ninth International Symposium of Macrocyclic and Supramolecular Chemistry (ISMSC-9))


Dual pH- and Photo-Responsive Supramolecular Nanocarriers Based on Water-Soluble Pillar[6]arene and Different Azobenzene Derivatives for Intracellular Anticancer Drug Delivery

Xiao-Yu Hu, Keke Jia, Yu Cao, Yan Li, Shan Qin, Fan Zhou, Chen Lin, Dongmei Zhang and Leyong Wang*

Chem. Eur. J. ,2015, 21, 1208-1220 (DOI:10.1002/chem.201405095) First published online 4 Nov 2014


P=O functional group-containing cryptands: from supramolecular complexes to poly[2]pseudorotaxanes

Qi Wang, Ming Cheng, Xiao-Yu  Hu, Juli Jiang,* Leyong Wang* and Yi Pan

Chem. Commun., 2015,  512667-2670  (DOI:10.1039/C4CC09487E) (15 Dec 2014) First published online 22 Dec 2014


A Novel Ferrocene-Functionalized Bistable [2]Rotaxane with Fluorescence Responses

Li Liu, Qi Wang, Ming Cheng, Xiao-Yu Hu, Juli Jiang* and Leyong Wang*     Highlight by ChemistryViews

Asian J. Org. Chem., 2015, 4, 221-225 (DOI:10.1002/ajoc.201402155R1)  First published online 16 Oct 2014  (invited for Theme Issue)



Controllable Fabrication of Various Supramolecular Nanostructures Based on Nonamphiphilic Azobenzene Derivatives and   Pillar[6]arene

Shan Qin, Shuhan Xiong, Yang Han, Xiao-Yu Hu* and Leyong Wang

 Chin. J. Chem., 2015, 33, 107-111  (DOI: 0.1002/cjoc.201400508 (invited for Special Issue: Nanochemistry)



Redox-switchable host-guest systems based on a bisthiotetrathiafulvalene-bridged cryptand 

Qi Wang , Ming Cheng , Yue Zhao , Zhen Yang , Juli Jiang , Leyong Wang , Yi Pan 

Chem. Commun., 2014, 50, 15585-15588 (DOI:10.1039/C4CC07770A) First published online 27 Oct 2014


Squaramide Derivatives and Their Applications in Ion Recognition

Xiaohong Qian , Can Jin,  Xiaoning Zhang, Yan Jiang *, Lin Chen*, Leyong Wang

Prog. Chem. (ѧչ, 2014, 26(10), 1701-1711 (DOI:10.7536/PC140705)


Theoretical Study on Conformation Dynamics of Three-Station Molecular Shuttle in Different Environments and its Influence on

 NMR Chemical Shifts and Binding Interactions

Pingying Liu, Wei Li, Li Liu, Leyong Wang, and Jing Ma*

J. Phys. Chem. A.,  2014118 (39), 9032C9044 (DOI:10.1021/jp5020516)


 Multistimuli-Responsive Supramolecular Vesicles Based on Water-Soluble Pillar[6]arene and SAINT Complexation for Controllable Drug Release

Yu Cao,+ Xiao-Yu Hu,+ Yan Li, Xiaochun Zou, Shuhan Xiong, Chen Lin, Ying-Zhong Shen, and Leyong Wang*  [+] contributed equally to this work.

J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2014, 136(10), 10762-10769.(DOI: 10.1021/ja505344t)First published online July 10, 2014


Hydrogen-Bonded Supramolecular Polymers (Chapter)

Chen Lin, Tangxin Xiao, and Leyong Wang

Hydrogen Bonding Supramolecular Structures and Materials Z-T. Li, and L-Z. Wu (eds.), 2014  in Press,  Springer


Controllable aggregation-induced emission based on tetraphenylethylene-functionalized pillar[5]arene via host-guest recognition

Jie Wu, Shu Sun, Xiaoqing Feng, Yuping Dong, Xiao-Yu Hu* and Leyong Wang*

Chem. Commun., 2014, 50, 9122-9125 (DOI: 10.1039/C4CC03127J) First published online 17 Jun 2014 


 Dynamic Supramolecular Complexes Constructed by Orthogonal  Self-Assembly

Xiao-Yu Hu, TTangxin Xiao, Chen Lin,  Feihe Huang  and Leyong Wang*

Acc. Chem. Res., 2014, 47, 2041-2051 (DOI: 10.1021/ar5000709)First published online May 29, 2014




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Recent Advances of (Pseudo) Rotaxanes Constructed by Pillar[n]arenes.

Xuan Wu, Qunpeng Duan, Mengfei Ni, Xiao-Yu  Hu* and Leyong Wang*

 Chin. J. Org. Chem., 2014, 34 (3): 437-449. (DOI:10.6023/cjoc201312018) (Front Cover)


Supramolecular Polymers for Organic Electronics and Optoelectronics

Dongzhong Chen  and Leyong Wang

 Section: Electronic, Magnetic, Information, and Light-Emitting Polymers, A. C. Grimsdale (Section ed.) In: The Encyclopedia of Polymeric Nanomaterials S. Kobayashi and K. Mllen(eds), 2014 in press, Springer.


Dynamic Self-Inclusion Behavior of Pillar[5]arene-Based Pseudo[1]rotaxanes

Yangfan Guan, Pingying Liu, Chao Deng, Mengfei Ni, shuhan Xiong, Chen Lin, Xiao-Yu Hu,* Jing Ma* and Leyong Wang*

Org. Biomol. Chem., 2014, 12, 1079-1089  (DOI: 10.1039/C3OB42044B) First published online 19 Nov 2013


The self-complexation of mono-urea-functionalized pillar[5]arenes with abnormal urea behaviors

Mengfei Ni, Xiao-Yu Hu,* Juli Jiang,* and Leyong Wang

Chem. Commun., 2014, 50, 1317-1319(DOI:10.1039/C3CC47823H First published online 08 Nov 2013



Cu-Catalyzed Cross-Dehydrogenative Coupling Reactions of (Benzo)thiazoles with Cyclic Ethers

Zengyang Xie, Yuping Cai, Chen Lin,  Hong-Wen Hu,  Juli Jiang,* Zhao-Xu Chen,* Leyong Wang,  and Yi Pan

Org. Lett. 2013, 15 (17), 4600-4603 (DOI:10.1021/ol4022113) (Aug, 20, 2013)


 Switchable supramolecular polymers from the orthogonal self-assembly of quadruple hydrogen bonding and benzo-21-crown-7C

secondary ammonium salt recognition

Tangxin Xiao, Xiaoqing Feng, Qi Wang, Chen Lin,* Leyong Wang*, and Yi Pan

Chem. Commun., 2013,49, 8329-8331 (DOI:10.1039/C3CC44525A) (July, 29, 2013)


pH-Responsive Supramolecular Vesicles Based on Water-Soluble Pillar[6]arene and Ferrocene Derivative for Drug Delivery

Qunpeng Duan ,Yu Cao , Yan Li , Xiaoyu Hu , Tangxin Xiao , Chen Lin , Yi Pan , and Leyong Wang*

J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2013, 135 (28), 10542-9 (DOI:10.1021/ja405014r) (July, 6, 2013)


Pillar[5]arene-based side-chain pseudorotaxane and polypseudorotaxanes as novel fluorescent sensors for the selective

 detection of halogen ions

Shu Sun, Jianbing Shi, Yuping Dong, Chen Lin, Xiao-Yu Hu*, Leyong Wang*

Chin. Chem. Lett. , 2013, 24 (11), 987-992. (DOI:10.1016/j.cclet.2013.07.014) (Jun, 17, 2013) (Invited for Special Issue)


Pillar[5]arene-based supramolecular polypseudorotaxane polymer network constructed by orthogonal self-assembly

Xiao-Yu Hu, Xuan Wu, Sai Wang, Dongzhong Chen, Wei Xia, Chen Lin, Yi Pan and Leyong Wang*

Polym. Chem., 2013, 4, 4292-4297 (DOI:10.1039/C3PY00575E) (Front Cover)



Novel Macrocycles Bearing Dithienylethene Units and Urea Functional Groups: Synthesis, Structure, and Photochromic Property

Tangxin Xiao, Shao-Lu Li,  Xiaoning Zhang, Chen Lin, and Leyong Wang*

Chin. J. Chem. 2013, 31, 627-634 (DOI10.1002/cjoc.201300246) (Apr. 22, 2013)

(Invited, Themed Issue: Supramolecular Chemistry); Dedicated to Prof. Hongwen HU on the occasion of his 89th birthday.


Synthesis, Chemo-selective Properties of Substituted 9-Aryl-9H-fluorenes from Triarylcarbinols and Enantiomerical Kinetics of

 Chiral 9-Methoxy-11-(naphthalen-1-yl)-11H-benzo[a]fluorene

Ming-yu Teng,* Ying Liu, Shao-lu Li, Guoli Huang, Juli Jiang* and Leyong Wang

RSC Adv., 2013, 3 (23), 9016-9022 (DOI10.1039/C3RA41273C First published online 08 Apr 2013


A novel redox-responsive pillar[6]arene-based inclusion complex with the ferrocenium guest

Wei Xia, Xiao-Yu Hu Yong Chen, Chen Lin,* and Leyong Wang*

Chem. Commun., 2013, 49, 5085-5087 (DOI:10.1039/C3CC41903G First published online 15 Apr 2013


Pillar[5]arene-based Side-chain Polypseudorotaxanes as An Anion-responsive Fluorescent Sensor

 Shu Sun, Xiao-Yu Hu,* Dongzhong Chen, Jianbing Shi, Yuping Dong, Chen Lin, Yi Pan, Leyong Wang*

Polym. Chem., 2013, 4,  2224-2229  (DOI10.1039/C3PY00162H) First published online 06 Feb 2013


Phosphine Oxide Functional Group Based Three-Station Molecular Shuttle

Li Liu, Yuanyuan Liu, Pingying Liu, Jie Wu, Yangfan Guan, Xiaoyu Hu, Chen Lin, Yang Yang, Xiaoqiang Sun, Jing Ma and Leyong Wang*

Chem. Sci., 2013, 4, 1701-1706 (DOI: 10.1039/C3SC22048F) First published online 31 Jan 2013



Squaramide-based tripodal receptors for selective recognition of sulfate anion

Can Jin, Man Zhang, Lin Wu, Yangfan Guan, Yi Pan, Juli Jiang*, Chen Lin* and Leyong Wang

Chem. Commun., 2013, 49, 2025-2027(DOI:10.1039/C3CC00196B First published online 24 Jan 2013


Cu-Catalyzed Direct C-H Bond Functionalization: A Regioselective Protocol to 5-Aryl Thiazolo[3,2-b]-1,2,4-triazoles

 Zengyang Xie, Xiaojun Zhu, Yangfan Guan, Dunru Zhu, Hongwen Hu, Chen Lin, Yi Pan, Juli Jiang* and Leyong Wang

 Org. Biomol. Chem.,  2013, 11, 1390C1398(DOI:10.1039/C2OB27326H )  First published online 12 Dec 2012


Novel Calix[4]arene-based Receptors with Bis-squaramide Moieties for Colorimetric Sensing of Anions via Two Different

 Interaction Modes

 Can Jin, Man Zhang, Chao Deng, Yangfan Guan, Jun Gong, Dunru Zhu, Yi Pan, Juli Jiang* and Leyong Wang

 Tetrahedron Lett., 2013, 54,796-801.(DOI:10.1016/j.tetlet.2012.11.117 ) First published online 1 December 2012



 Highly Controllable Ring-Chain Equilibrium in Quadruply Hydrogen Bonded Supramolecular Polymers

Tangxin Xiao, Xiaoqing Feng, Shuyang Ye, Yangfan Guan, Shao-Lu Li, Qi Wang, Ya Ji, Dunru Zhu, Xiaoyu Hu, Chen Lin, Yi Pan and Leyong Wang*

Macromolecules., 2012,45(24),9585-9594 (DOI: 10.1021/ma302459n)  (December 10, 2012)


The Color Changeable OLEDs Controlled by Doping Ratio and Driving Voltage with an Anthracene Derivative Doped Layer

Ming-Yu Teng, Qiu-Lei Xu, Hong-Yan Li, Lin Wu, You-Xuan Zheng*, Chen Lin* and Leyong Wang

RSC Advances  2012, 2,10175-10178. (DOI: 10.1039/C2RA20737K First published online 04 Sep 2012


Improved recognition of alkylammonium salts by ion pair recognition based on a novel heteroditopic pillar[5]ar

  Mengfei Ni, Yangfan Guan, Lin Wu, Chao Deng, Xiaoyu Hu, Juli Jiang, Chen Lin* and Leyong Wang

Tetrahedron Lett., 2012, 53, 6409-6413. (DOI: 10.1016/j.tetlet.2012.09.043 First published online 19 September 2012


Novel pillar[5]arene-based dynamic polyrotaxanes interlocked by the quadruple hydrogen bonding ureidopyrimidinone motif

Xiao-Yu Hu, Xuan Wu, Qunpeng Duan, Tangxin Xiao, Chen Lin and Leyong Wang*

Org. Lett., 2012, 14, 4826-4829  (DOI: 10.1021/ol302149t) (September 4, 2012)


 Chiral Interconversions of Pd and/or Au Bis-Metallated [32]Octaphyrins(1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0) Involving Hckel and Möbius Macrocyclic

 Topologies: A  Theoretical Prediction

Zeyu Liu, Ziqi Tian, Wenbin Li, Suci Meng, Leyong Wang and Jing Ma*

J. Org. Chem., 2012, 77, 8124-8130 (DOI: 10.1021/jo3014879) (August 27, 2012)


Pillar[5]arene-based polymeric architectures constructed by orthogonal supramolecular interactions

 Guan, Yangfan; Ni, Mengfei; Hu, Xiaoyu; Xiao, Tangxin; Xiong, Shuhan; Lin, Chen; Wang*, Leyong

 Chem. Commun., 2012, 48, 8529-8531. (DOI: 10.1039/C2CC33943A) First published online 04 Jul 2012


Novel [2]pseudorotaxanes constructed by self-assembly of bis-urea-functionalized pillar[5]arene and linear alkyl dicarboxylates

 Duan, Qunpeng; Xia, Wei; Hu, Xiaoyu; Ni, Mengfei; Jiang, Juli; Lin, Chen; Pan, Yi; Wang*, Leyong

Chem. Commun., 2012, 48, 8532-8534. (DOI: 10.1039/C2CC34049F First published online 04 Jul 2012


Recent research progresses of macrocycles containing phosphorus (л좴󻷻оչ

Li Liu, Yuanyuan Liu, Chao Deng, Chen Lin and Leyong Wang*

 Scientia. Sinica. Chimica (йѧѧ2012, 42(10), 1428-37. Invited (DOI: 10.1360/032012-260)


Sonication-induced self-assembly of flexible tris(ureidobenzyl)amine: from dimeric aggregates to supramolecular gels

Deng, Chao; Fang, Ru; Guan, Yangfan; Jiang, Juli; Lin, Chen; Wang*, Leyong

Chem. Commun., 2012, 48, 7973-7975. (DOI: 10.1039/C2CC33408A) First published online 19 Jun 2012


 Advanced supramolecular polymers constructed by orthogonal self-assembly

 Shao-Lu Li, Tangxin Xiao, Chen Lin and Leyong Wang*

 Chem. Soc. Rev., 2012, 41, 5950-5968. Invited (DOI: 10.1039/C2CS35099H) First published online 06 Jul 2012 


Pillar[5]arene-based supramolecular polypseudorotaxanes constructed from quadruple hydrogen bonding

 Hu, Xiao-Yu; Zhang, Pingyuan; Wu, Xuan; Xia, Wei; Xiao, Tangxin; Jiang, Juli; Lin, Chen; Wang*, Leyong

 Polym. Chem., 2012, 3, 3060-3063. Invited (DOI: 10.1039/C2PY20285A) First published online 16 May 2012 


New P-Bridgehead Urea-Based Tripodal Anion Receptors for H2PO4¯ Recognition.

 Lin Wu, Li Liu, Ru Fang, Chao Deng, Jun Han, Chen Lin* and Leyong Wang

 Tetrahedron Lett., 2012, 53, 3637C3641. (DOI: 10.1016/j.tetlet.2012.05.018) First published online 10 May 2012


Deposition-Pressure-Induced Optimization of Molecular Packing for High-Performance Organic Thin-Film Transistors Based on

 Copper Phthalocyanine

 Yi Li, Shuang Chen, Oi Liu, Leyong Wang, Takao Someya, Jing Ma, Xizhang Wang* and Zheng Hu

 J. Phy. Chem. C., 2012, 116, 4287-4292. (DOI: 10.1021/jp210547j) January 16, 2012)


Electron mobility determination of efficient phosphorescent iridium complexes with tetraphenylimidodiphosphinate ligand via

 transient   electroluminescence method

Ming-Yu Teng, Song Zhang, Sheng-Wei Jiang, Xu Yang, Chen Lin, You-Xuan Zheng*, Leyong Wang*, Di Wu*, Jing-Lin Zuo and Xiao-Zeng You

 Appl. Phy. Lett., 2012, 100, 073303-073306. (DOI: 10.1063/1.3684971)


Novel self-assembled dynamic [2]catenanes interlocked by the quadruple hydrogen bonding ureidopyrimidinone motif

 Tangxin Xiao, Shao-Lu Li, Yajie Zhang, Chen Lin, Bingjie Hu, Xinchao Guan, Yihua Yu, Juli Jiang and Leyong Wang*

 Chem. Sci. 2012, 3, 1417-1421. (DOI: 10.1039/C2SC01004F) (Back cover) First published online 18 Jan 2012



 Narrow rim CMPO/adamantylcalix[4]arenes for the extraction of lanthanides and actinides

Vatsouro, Ivan; Serebryannikova, Alina; Wang, Leyong; Hubscher-Bruder, Vronique; Shokova, Elvira; Bolte, Michael; Arnaud-Neu, Françoise; Böhmer, Volker; Kovalev, Vladimir

  Tetrahedron., 2011, 67, 8092-8101.(DOI:10.1016/j.tet.2011.08.059) First published online 27 August 2011


Ligand-Free Copper-Catalyzed Regioselective C-2 Arylation of Imidazo[2,1-b]thiazoles

 Guoli Huang, Hongsheng Sun, Xiaojie Qiu, Can Jin, Chen Lin, Yingzhong Shen, Juli Jiang* and Leyong Wang*

 Org. Lett., 2011, 13, 5224-5227.(DOI: 10.1021/ol2021109) September 13, 2011)


 Formation of polypseudorotaxane networks by cross-linking the quadruple hydrogen bonded linear supramolecular polymers via

 bisparaquat molecules

 Shao-Lu Li, Tangxin Xiao, Bingjie Hu, Yajie Zhang, Feng Zhao, Ya Ji, Yihua Yu, Chen Lin and Leyong Wang*

  Chem. Commun., 2012, 47, 10755-10757.(DOI: 10.1039/C1CC14559B) First published online 26 Aug 2011


Novel supramolecular organocatalysts of hydroxyprolinamide based on calix[4]arene scaffold for the enantioselective Biginelli


 Li, Zheng-Yi; Xing, Huaijie; Huang, Guoli; Sun*, Xiaoqiang; Jiang*, Juli; Wang, Leyong

Sci. China. Chem.,2011, 54, 1726-1734. (DOI: 10.1007/s11426-011-4374-z)


 New Light on the RingCChain Equilibrium of a Hydrogen-Bonded Supramolecular Polymer Based on a Photochromic

 Dithienylethene Unit and its Energy-Transfer Properties as a Storage Material

 Shao-Lu Li, Tangxin Xiao, Wei Xia, Xia Ding, Yihua Yu, Juli Jiang and Leyong Wang*

 Chem. Eur. J., 2011, 17, 10716-10723. (DOI: 10.1002/chem.201100691 First published online 11 AUG 2011


New linear supramolecular polymers that are driven by the combination of quadruple hydrogen bonding and crown ether-paraquat


 Shao-Lu Li, Tangxin Xiao, Yufei Wu, Juli Jiang and Leyong Wang*

 Chem. Commun., 2011, 47, 6903-6905. (DOI: 10.1039/C1CC12003D) First published online 23 May 2011


Chiral Moieties-Oriented Single-Stranded Helical Assembly of Calix[4]azacrown Derivatives

  Yang-Fan Guan, Zheng-Yi Li, Meng-Fei Ni, Chen Lin, Juli Jiang, Yi-Zhi Li and Leyong Wang*

 Crystal Growth & Design., 2011, 11, 2684-2689 (DOI: 10.1021/cg2000975) May 17, 2011)


Synthesis, structural characterization of benzimidazole-functionalized Ni(II) and Hg(II) N-heterocyclic carbene complexes and their

 applications as efficient catalysts for FriedelCCrafts alkylations

 Guoli Huang, Hongsheng Sun, Xiaojie Qiu, Yingzhong Shen, Juli Jiang* and Leyong Wang*

  J. Organomet. Chem., 2011, 696, 2949-2957.(DOI: 10.1016/j.jorganchem.2011.04.039)  First published online 30 May 2011


Binaphthyl-bridged bis-imidazolinium salts as N-heterocyclic carbene ligand precursors in the palladium-catalyzed Heck reaction

 Hui Wu, Can Jin, Guoli Huang, Lianjun Wang, Juli Jiang and Leyong Wang*

  Sci. China. Chem., 2011, 54, 951-956. (DOI: 10.1007/s11426-011-4272-4 )


 The Use of Calixarenes in Asymmetric Catalysis

  Zheng-Yi Li, Jiawen Chen, Ying Liu, Wei Xia and Leyong Wang*

  Curr. Org. Chem., 2011, 15, 39-61. (DOI: 10.2174/138527211793797837)



 Palladium Catalyzed Cross Coupling Reactions: A Brief Introduction to the Nobel Prize in Chemistry

 Tangxin Xiao, Li Liu, Ju Li Jiang and Leyong Wang

Chin. J. Nature., 2010, 32(6),332-337 .


 Square Planar Palladium Complexes with trans-Di- and Tribenzylphosphine Ligands Bearing O(CH2)4CH=CH2 Substituents; Two- and Three-Fold Intramolecular Ring Closing Metatheses.

Jun Han, Chao Deng, Ru Fang, Deyang Zhao, Leyong Wang* and John A. Gladysz*

Organometallics 2010, 29, 3231-3234.



Ying Liu, Leyong Wang,  Jingjing Wang, Li Liu, Mingyu Teng

Acta Crystallogr. E. 2010, 66 , O1577.


 Novel prolinamide organocatalysts based on calix[4]arene scaffold for  the enantioselective direct aldol reaction.

 Zheng-Yi Li, Chengxi Lu, Guoli Huang, Jiejie Ma, Hongsheng Sun, Leyong Wang* and Yi Pan*

Lett. Org. Chem. 2010, 461-466.



Chao Deng, Jun Han, Ming Yu Teng, De-Yang Zhao and Le -Yong Wang*

Progress in Chemistry ѧչ 2010, 22, 1021-1034.


 Tripod Molecules build Molecular Networks and Open dimer Capsule by Weak Interactions.

 Jun Han, Chao Deng, Ru Fang, Yizhi Li, Leyong Wang* and Yi Pan*

Sci China Ser B-Chem 2010, 53, 851-857.



 Synthesis and Functional Group Transformations of Tris(pyrazol-1-yl)methane (Tpm) and -ethane (Tpe) Derivatives for the Preparation of Sterically Hindered Chelating Macrobicycles.

Leyong Wang, Clement Michelin, and Jean-Claude Chambron*

Synthesis 2009, 3419-3426.


Versatility and dynamics of the copper(i) coordination sphere in sterically hindering tris(pyrazolyl)methane- incorporating macrobicycles.

 Leyong Wang, Jean-Claude Chambron*, and Enrique. Espinosa

New J. Chem. 2009, 33 (2), 327-336.


High Enantioselective Direct Aldol Reaction Catalyzed by Proline Based on Calix[4]arene Scaffold in the Presence of Water.  

Zheng-Yi Li, Jiawen Chen, Leyong Wang* and Yi Pan*

Synlett 2009, (14),2356-2360.


High-performance Liquid Chromatography Study of the Nitration Course of Tetrabutoxycalix[4]arene at the Upper Rim: Determination of the Optimum Conditions for the Preparation of 5,11,17-Trinitro-25,26,27,28-tetrabutoxycalix[4]arene. 

Zheng -Yi Li, Jie-Jie Ma, Jia-Wen Chen, Yi Pan, Ju Li Jiang* and Leyong Wang*

Chin. J. Chem.  2009, 27, 2031-2036.


 Novel Tripod L-prolinamide Catalysts Based on Tribenzyl/phenylphosphine Oxide for the Direct Aldol Reaction.

Jun Han, Hui Wu, Mingyu Teng, Zheng-Yi Li, Yang-Nian Wang, Leyong Wang* and Yi Pan*

Synlett.  2009, 933-936.


Unprecedented Synthesis of Chiral Calix[4](Aza)Crowns and Its Potent Encapsulating Methanol.

 Zheng-Yi Li, Mingyu Teng, Jie Jie Ma, Ji Huang, Leyong Wang* and Yi Pan*

Sci China Ser B-Chem 2009, 52 (4), 497-504.

2008 and before (Partial)


Gyroscope-like molecules consisting of three-spoke stators that enclose "switchable" neutral dipolar rhodium rotators; reversible cycling between faster and slower rotating Rh(CO)I and Rh(CO)(2)I species.

Wang, L.; Shima, T.; Hampel, F.; Gladysz*, J. A

Chem. Commun. 2006,  (39), 4075-4077.


 "Giant" gyroscope-like molecules consisting of dipolar Cl-Rh-CO rotators encased in three-spoke stators that define 25-27-membered macrocycles

Wang, L.; Hampel, F.; Gladysz*, J. A.,

Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2006, 45 (26), 4372-4375.


Synthesis of huge macrocycles using two calix[4]arenes as templates

Cao, Y.; Wang, L.; Bolte, M.; Vysotsky Myroslav, O.; Bohmer*, V

Chem.  Commun. 2005,  (25), 3132-4.


Extraction of americium and europium by CMPO-substituted adamantylcalixarenes

Babain, V. A.; Alyapyshev, M. Y.; Karavan, M. D.; Bohmer, V.; Wang, L.; Shokova, E. A.; Motornaya, A. E.; Vatsouro, I. M Kovalev, V. V.,

Radiochimica Acta 2005, 93 (12), 749-756.


Multiple catenanes derived from calix[4] arenes

Wang, L. Y.; Vysotsky, M. O.; Bogdan, A.; Bolte, M.; Bohmer, V

 Science 2004, 304 (5675), 1312-1314.


Synthesis of a macrobicycle incorporating the tris(pyrazolyl)methane ligand

Wang, L. Y.; Chambron, J. C

Org. Let.  2004, 6 (5), 747-750.


 Template synthesis of multi-macrocycles by metathesis reaction

 Vysotsky, M. O.; Bogdan, A.; Wang, L. Y.; Bohmer*, V.,

Chem. Commun. 2004,  (11), 1268-1269.


Homo- and copolymerization of norbornene and styrene with Pd- and Ni-based novel bridged dinuclear diimine complexes and MAO

Mi, X.; Ma, Z.; Wang, L.; Ke, Y.; Hu*, Y.,

Macromol. Chem. Phys. 2003, 204 (5/6), 868-876.


Vinyl polymerization of norbornene with dinuclear diimine nickel dichloride/MAO

.Mi, X.; Ma, Z.; Cui, N.; Wang, L. Y.; Ke, Y. C.; Hu*, Y. L

J. Appl. Polym. Sci. 2003, 88 (14), 3273-3278.


Self-assembly of tetrahedral M4L6 clusters from a new rigid ligand

He, C.; Wang, L. Y.; Wang, Z. M.; Liu, Y.; Liao, C. S.; Yan*, C. H.,

J. Chem. Soc.-Dalton Transactions 2002, (2), 134 -135.


A molecular device controlled by acid-base - A new switch of the pseudorotaxane based on electron donor biphenyl ether derivatives and electron accepter CPQT.

Wang, L.; Xi, H.; Sun, X.; Pan, Y.; Hu, H.,

Chemical Journal of Chinese Universities (in Chinese) 2001, 22 (1), 143-145.


Synthesis of functionalized para-phenylene oxide oligomers

Wang, L.; Xi, H.; Sun, X.; Shen, Y.; Yang, Y.; Pan, Y.; Hu, H

Synth. Commun. 2000, 30 (2), 227-234.

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