140. Shanshan Du, Jianhao Yin, Yue Chi, Ling Xu, and Wen-Xiong Zhang*, Dual Functionalization of White Phosphorus: Formation, Characterization, and Reactivity of Rare-Earth-Metal Cyclo-P3 Complexes,

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2017, 56, 15886–15890.



139. Liang Liu, Miaomiao Zhu, Hai-Tao Yu, Wen-Xiong Zhang*, and Zhenfeng Xi*, Organocopper(III) Spiro Complexes: Synthesis, Structural Characterization, and Redox Transformation,

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017, 139, 13688–13691.



138. Baosheng Wei, Liang Liu, Wen-Xiong Zhang*, and Zhenfeng Xi, Synthesis and Structural Characterization of Butadienyl Calcium-based Heavy Grignard Reagents and Ca4[O] Inverse Crown Ether Complex,

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2017, 56, 9188–9192.



137. Wangyang Ma, Chao Yu, Yue Chi, Tianyang Chen, Lianjun Wang, Jianhao Yin, Baosheng Wei, Ling Xu, Wen-Xiong Zhang*, and Zhenfeng Xi, Formation and Ligand-Based Reductive Chemistry of Bridged Bis-alkylidene Scandium(III) Complexes,

Chem. Sci. 2017, 8, 68526856.



136. Yongliang Zhang, Junnian Wei, Yue Chi, Xuan Zhang, Wen-Xiong Zhang*, and Zhenfeng Xi*, Spiro Metallaaromatics of Pd, Pt, Rh: Synthesis and Characterization,

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017, 139, 50395042.



135. Wangyang Ma#, Chao Yu#, Tianyang Chen,# Ling Xu, Wen-Xiong Zhang*, and Zhenfeng Xi, Metallacyclopentadienes: Synthesis, Structure and Reactivity,

Chem. Soc. Rev. 2017, 46, 11601192. (Invited Review Article, #Authors contributed equally.)



134. Yongliang Zhang, Yue Chi, Junnian Wei, Qi Yang, Zhenqiang Yang, Hui Chen, Ruina Yang*, Wen-Xiong Zhang*, and Zhenfeng Xi*, Aromatic Tetralithiodigalloles with a Ga–Ga Bond: Synthesis and Structural Characterization,

Organometallics 2017, 36, 29822986.



133. Zhe Huang, Ming Zhan, Shaoguang Zhang, Qian Luo, Wen-Xiong Zhang*, and Zhenfeng Xi*, Synthesis of Dibromo- and Tetrabromo-bipyrrolines and Their Corresponding 2,6-Diazasemibuvallene Derivatives,

Org. Chem. Front. 2017, 4, 17851788.



132. Yue Chi#, Haihan Yan#, Wen-Xiong Zhang*, and Zhenfeng Xi, Synthesis of Quinoline Derivatives via Cu-catalyzed Cascade Annulation of Heterocumulenes, Alkynes and Diaryliodonium Salts,

Org. Lett. 2017, 19, 26942697. (#Authors contributed equally.)



131. Yue Chi, Haihan Yan, Wen-Xiong Zhang*, and Zhenfeng Xi*, CuOTf-Catalyzed Selective Generation of 2-Aminopyrimidines from Carbodiimides and Diaryliodonium Salts by a Triple C(sp3)‒H Functionalization,

Chem. Eur. J. 2017, 23, 757761. (Cover Paper)



130. Jianhao Yin, Qingyu Ye, Wei Hao, Shuaijing Du, Yucheng Gu, Wen-Xiong Zhang*, and Zhenfeng Xi*, Formation of Cyclopenta[c]pyridine Derivatives from 2,5-Disubstituted Pyrroles and 1,4-Dibromo-1,3-butadienes via Pyrrole-Ring One-Carbon Expansion,

Org. Lett. 2017, 19, 138141.



129. Jiapeng, Li, Jianhao Yin, Chao Yu, Wen-Xiong Zhang, and Zhenfeng Xi*, Direct Transformation of N2 to N-Containing Organic Compounds,

Acta Chim. Sinica 2017, 75, 733743.



128. Tian-Yang Chen, and Wen-Xiong Zhang*, Transition-Metal-Catalyzed Cleavage of Amide C-N Bonds,

         Univ. Chem. 2017, 32, 112.