Prof. Dr. Leyong Wang


Research fieldsInorganic Molecular Chemistry,Organic Molecular Chemistry
KeywordsDimetallomacrocycles, Moleculat recognition, Organometallic Chemistry, Catenane, Supramolecular chemistry

Current contact address

CountryPeople's Republic of China
InstitutionNanjing University
InstituteSchool of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

Host during sponsorship

Prof. Dr. John A. GladyszInstitut für Organische Chemie, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen
Start of initial sponsorship01/07/2004


2003Humboldt Research Fellowship Programme

Publications (partial selection)

2006Leyong Wang, Frank Hampel, John A. Gladysz: 'Giant' Gyroscope-Like Molecules Consisting of Dipolar Cl-Rh-CO Rotators Encased in Three-Spoke Stators That Define 25-27-Membered Macrocycles. In: Angewandte Chemie International Edition , 2006, 4372-4375
2006Leyong Wang, Takanori Shima, Frank Hampel, and John A. Gladysz,: Gyroscope-Like Molecules Consisting of Three-Spoke Stators that Enclose 'Switchable' Neutral Dipolar Rhodium Rotators; Reversible Cycling between Faster and Slower Spinning Rh(CO)I and Rh(CO)2I Species. In: Chem. Commun., 2006, 4075-4077