Professor of Organic Chemistry, Director of Institute of Organic and Fine Chemical Industry

Phone: (027) 87543032

Email: xytang@hust.edu.cn

Academic Areas: Synthetic Organic Chemistry

Dr. Xiangying Tang is the Professor of organic chemistry at Huazhong University of Science and Technology. His research focus on 1) development of novel methods for the synthesis of bioactive molecules and natural products 2) Green synthetic process for important drugs or valuable intermediates 3) Design and synthesis of novel catalysts.

Academic Degrees

2005-2010    PhD in Organic Chemistry, Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences

2001-2005    BS in Chemical Engineering and Technology, Huazhong University of Science & Technology

Professional Experience

2016-now     Professor, School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, HUST

2012-2016    Associate Professor, Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences

2010-2012    Postdoc, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Selected Publications

[1] Guo, A.; Han, J.-B.; Zhu, L.; Wei, Y.; Tang, X.-Y.* Org. Lett. 2019, 21, 2927-2931.

[2] Guo, A.; Han, J.-B.; Tang, X.-Y.* Org. Lett. 2018, 20, 2351-2355.

[3] Wang, Q.; Tang, X.-Y.*; Shi, M.* Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2016, 55, 10811-10815.

[4] Mei, L.-Y.; Wei, Y.; Tang, X.-Y.*; Shi, M.* J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137, 8131-8137.

[5] Zhang, D.-H.; Tang, X.-Y.*; Shi, M.* Acc. Chem. Res. 2014, 47, 913–924.

Awards and Honors

Courses Taught

1. Basic Organic Chemistry (for undergraduate student)

2. Basic Organic Chemistry Experiments (for undergraduate student)

3. Advanced Organic Chemistry (for graduated student)

4. Organic Chemistry Frontiers (for graduated student)


1. National Science Foundation of China

2. Fundamental Research Funds for the Central Universities

3. Opening Fund of Hubei Key Laboratory of Bioinorganic Chemistry and Materia Medica