Jiantao Fu


I am from Chengdu, China and I am currently in my fifth year of Ph.D. study in the Davies group. I mainly work on catalyst and methodology development as well as collaboration projects with Dr. Oliver Reiser from Germany.


jiantao [dot] fu [at] emory [dot] edu


  1. Fu, J.*; Wurzer, N.*; Lehner, V.; Reiser, O.; Davies, H. M. L. “Rh(II)-catalyzed monocyclopropanation of pyrroles and its application to the synthesis of pharmaceutically relevant compounds” Org. Lett. 2019, 21, 6102 (*equal contribution)
  2. Garlets, Z. J.; Hicks, E. F.; Fu, J.; Voight, E. A.; Davies, H. M. L. “Regio- and Stereoselective Rho- dium(II)-Catalyzed C–H Functionalization of Organosilanes by Donor/acceptor Carbenes Derived from Aryldiazoacetates” Org. Lett. 2019, 21, 4910
  3. Fu, J.; Zhi, R.; Bacsa, J.; Musaev, D. G.; Davies, H. M. L. “Desymmetrization of Cyclohexanes by Site- and Stereoselective C–H Functionalization” Nature 2018, 564, 395
  4. Bayne, C.F.; Widawski, M. E.; Gao, F., Masab, M. H.; Chattopadhyay, M.; Murawski, A. M.; Sansevere, R. M.; Lerner, B. D.; Castillo, R.J.; Griesman, T. M.; Fu, J.; Hibben, J.K.; Garcia-Perez, A. D.; Simon, A. E.; and Kushner, D. B. “SELEX and SHAPE reveal that sequence motifs and an extended hairpin in the 5’ portion of Turnip crinkle virus satellite C RNA mediate fitness in plants” Virology 2018, 520, 137