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National Distinguished Young Scholars


崔春明  教授 长江学者

Prof. Chun-Ming Cui (C.-M. Cui)

Tel: 86-22-23503461


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1997-2001 Department of Chemistry, University of Goettingen,Germany.
PhD degree in May, 2001  (with
 Prof. Herbert W. Roesky).
1990-1993 Department of Chemistry, Nankai University. Received MS degree in
June, 1993 (with Prof. Ji-Tao Wang)
1986-1990 Department of Chemistry, Northwest University, Xi’an, China.
BS Degree in June, 1990.



2014-Date     Director, State Key Laboratory of Elemento-organic Chemistry, Nankai University, Tianjin, China.

2004-Date     Professor, Institute of Elemento-organic Chemistry, Nankai University,Tianjin,China.

2003-2004     Postdoctoral associate, Department of Chemistry, University of California at Davis,U.S.A.(with Prof. Philip P. Power).

2001-2003     Postdoctoral associate, Department of Chemistry, University of California at Berkeley,U.S.A. (with Prof. John Arnold).

1993-1997     Engineer, Research Institute of Petroleum Processing, SINOPEC, Beijing, China.


(1) Main- group organic and  Synthetic chemistry .

(2)Organometallic chemistry and Homogeneous catalysis.



2013   Changjiang Professor (the Ministry of Education)

2007   Award for National Outstanding Young Scientist (the National Natural Science Foundation of China) 


2017-  Member, Editorial Advisory Board of Organometallics

2017-  Member, Editorial Advisory Board of Chinese Journal of Organic Chemistry

2011 Member, Editorial Advisory Board of HuaxueXuebao

2009-  Member, Editorial Advisory Board of Applied Organometallic Chemistry.


1      Zheng-Dong Wang, Jian-Ying Zhang, Jian-Feng Li, Chun-Ming Cui*, NHC-Stabilized carbon-silicon mixed cumulene, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, 138, 10421-10424.

2      Hua-Nan Huang, Ze-Xiong Pan, Chun-Ming Cui*, The Synthesis of BN-embedded tetraphenes and their photophysical properties, Chem. Commun. 2016, 52, 4227-4230.

3      Xin-Wang Liu, Peng-Bo Wu, Jian-Feng Li, Chun-Ming Cui*, Synthesis of 1,2-Borazaronaphthalenes from Imines by base-promoted borylation of C-H bond, J. Org. Chem. 2015, 80, 3737-3744.

4      Cong Ma, Jian-Ying Zhang, Jian-Feng Li, Chun-Ming Cui*, Multiple C-H borylation of phenylhydrazones to boron-nitrogen analogues of benzopentaleneChem. Commun. 2015, 51, 5732-5734.

5      Meng-Di Zhao, Wei-Long Xie, Chun-Ming Cui*, Cesium carbonate catalyzed chemoselectivehydrosilylation of aldehydes and ketones under solvent-free conditions, Chem. Euro. J. 2014, 20, 9259-9262.

6      DongjingGao, Chunming Cui,* N-Heterocyclic carbeneorganocatalysis for dehydrogenativecoupling of silanes and hydroxyl compounds,Chem. Euro. J. 2013, 19, 11141-11147.

7      Wei-Long Xie, Hong-Fan Hu, Chun-Ming Cui,* [(NHC)Yb{N(SiMe3)2}2]-Catalyzed cross-dehydrogenativecoupling of silanes with aminesAngew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2012, 51, 11141-11144.

8      Da-Wei Tian, Jiang Jiang, Hong-Fan Hu, Jian-Ying Zhang, Chun-Ming Cui*, One-step access to luminescent pentaaryldiazaborolesvia C-C double bond formation from imdoylstannanes, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012, 134, 14666-14669.

9      Yan Wang, Hong–Fan Hu, Jian–Ying Zhang, Chun –Ming Cui*, Comparison of anionic and Lewis acid stabilized oxoboranes: their facile synthesis from a borinic acid, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2011, 50, 2816-2819.

10      Yang Chen, Hai-Bin Song, Chun-Ming Cui*, Dehydrosilylation of ArNHSiH3 with ytterbium amide: formation of a dimeric ytterbium silanimine complex, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2010, 49, 8958-8961.

11      Hao Wang, Jian-Ying Zhang, Hong-Fan Hu, Chun-Ming Cui*, Access to B=S and B=Se double bonds via sulfur and selenium insertion into a B-H bond and hydrogen migration, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2010, 132, 10998-10999.

12      Chun-Ming Cui*, Xiao-Fei Li, Chun-Hua Wang, Jian-Ying Zhang, Jin-Pei Cheng, Xiao-Qing Zhu, Isolation of a 1,2-dialuminacyclobutene, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2006, 45, 2245-2247.