WU Guojiao

Associate Professor of Chemistry

Phone: (+86) 18162329803

Email: gjwu@hust.edu.cn

Academic Areas: Organic Chemistry

Wu Guojiao is the associate professor of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering in Huazhong University of Science & Technology (HUST). His research is focuses on exploration of base metal-catalyzed transformations, reactions with active intermediates like carbene and radicals toward to the synthesis of functional and bioactive molecular.

Academic Degrees


PhD in Chemistry, Peking University


BS in Chemistry, Peking University

Professional Experience


Associate Professor, School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, HUST


Postdoc, University of Hamburg


Postdoc, University of Regensburg

Courses Taught

Awards and Honors

Selected Projects Funded

Selected Publications

[1] Honghua Zuo, Jingyang Qin, Wentao Zhang, Muhammad Adnan Bashir, Qile Yu, Weining Zhao, Guojiao Wu*, Fangrui Zhong*, Hemin-Catalyzed Oxidative Phenol-Hydrazone [3+3] Cycloaddition Enables Rapid Construction of 1,3,4-Oxadiazines‎. Org. Lett. 2020, 17, 6911.

[2] Yang Ni; Xiang Wan; Honghua Zuo; Muhammad Adnan Bashir; Yu Liu; Huaibin Yu; Rong-Zhen Liao; Guojiao Wu*; Fangrui Zhong*, Iron-catalyzed crossdehydrogenative C–H amidation of benzofurans and benzothiophenes with anilines. Org. Chem. Front. 2021, 8, 1490

[3] Guojiao Wu, Jennifer, Börger; Axel Jacobi von Wangelin, A Carbene-Extended ATRA Reaction. ‎Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2019, 58, 17241.

[4] Guojiao Wu, Axel Jacobi von Wangelin, Stereoselective Cobalt-Catalyzed Halofluoroalkylation of Alkynes. Chem. Sci. 2018, 9, 1795

[5] Guojiao Wu, Uttam Chakraborty, Axel Jacobi von Wangelin, Regiocontrol in the cobalt-catalyzed hydrosilylation of alkynes. Chem. Commun., 2018, 54, 12322

[6] Guojiao Wu, Axel Jacobi von Wangelin, Iron-catalysed Suzuki biaryl couplings. Nat. Catal. 2018, 1, 377. (News &Views)

[7] Hang Zhang, Guojiao Wu (co-first author), Heng Yi, Tong Sun, Bo Wang, Yan Zhang, Guangbin Dong, Jianbo Wang, Cu(I)-Catalyzed Chemoselective Coupling of Cyclopropanols with Diazo Esters: Ring-Opening C-C Bond Formations. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2017, 56, 3945.

[8] Guojiao Wu, Yifan Deng, Haiqing Luo, Junliang Zhou, Tianjiao Li, Yan Zhang, Jianbo Wang, Transition-Metal-Free Cascade Reaction of a-Halo-N-tosylhydrazones, Indoles and Arylboronic Acids. Chem. Commun., 2016, 52, 5266.

[9] Guojiao Wu, Xia Zhao, Wenzhi Ji, Yan Zhang, Jianbo Wang, Metal-Free Oxidative Cross-Coupling of Diazirines with Arylboronic Acids. Chem. Commun., 2016, 52, 1962.

[10] Guojiao Wu, Yifan Deng, Chaoqiang Wu, Yan Zhang, Jianbo Wang, Synthesis of α-Aryl Esters and Nitriles via Deaminative Coupling of α-Aminoesters and α-Aminoacetonitriles with Arylboronic Acids. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, 53, 10510.

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