Dr. Jiajia Ma

Dr. Jiajia Ma
© Dr. Jiajia Ma
Dr. Jiajia Ma
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Room 235
Corrensstraße 40
48149 Muenster
Tel: +49 251 8333212
Fax: +49 251 8333202
  • Curriculum Vitae

    since 08/2018 Postdoctoral research in the group of Prof. Dr. Frank Glorius, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
    09/2014 - 07/2018 Ph.D. Organic Chemistry, Philipps-Universität Marburg, Germany; Advisor: Prof. Eric Meggers
    09/2011 - 07/2014 M.Sc. Organic Chemistry, Xiamen University, China; Advisor: Prof. Eric Meggers
    09/2007 - 07/2011 B.Sc. Bioscience, Northwest A&F University, China
  • Awards and Scholarships

    2014 Excellent Master Graduate, Xiamen University
  • Publications

    J. Ma, F. Schäfers, C. Daniliuc, K. Bergander, C. A. Strassert, F. Glorius,
    Gadolinium Photocatalysis: Dearomative [2+2] Cycloaddition/Ring-Expansion Sequence with Indoles,
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2020, Accepted Article. DOI

    J. Ma, F. Strieth-Kalthoff, T. Dalton, M. Freitag, J. L. Schwarz, K. Bergander, C. Daniliuc, F. Glorius,
    Direct Dearomatization of Pyridines via an Energy-Transfer-Catalyzed Intramolecular [4+2] Cycloaddition,
    Chem 2019, 5, 2854-2864 (free featured article).

    T. Patra, S. Mukherjee, J. Ma, F. Strieth-Kalthoff, F. Glorius,
    Visible-light photosensitized aryl and alkyl decarboxylative carbon-heteroatom and carbon-carbon bond formations,
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2019, 58, 10514-10520; Angew. Chem. 2019, 131, 10624-10630.
    (ChemRxiv 2019, DOI).

    J. Ma, J. Lin, L. Zhao, K. Harms, M. Marsch, X. Xie, E. Meggers,
    Synthesis of β-Substituted γ-Aminobutyric Acid Derivatives via Enantioselective Photoredox Catalysis,
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2018, 57, 11193-11197; Angew. Chem. 2018, 130, 11363-11367.

    J. Ma, X. Zhang, X. Huang, S. Luo, E. Meggers,
    Preparation of Chiral-at-Metal Catalysts and Their Use in Asymmetric Photoredox Chemistry,
    Nat. Protoc. 2018, 13, 605. ( Equal contribution)

    J. Ma, X. Xie, E. Meggers,
    Catalytic Asymmetric Synthesis of Fluoroalkyl‐Containing Compounds by Three‐Component Photoredox Chemistry,
    Chem. Eur. J. 2018, 24, 259.

    J. Ma, A. R. Rosales, X. Huang, K. Harms, R. Riedel, O. Wiest, E. Meggers,
    Visible-Light-Activated Asymmetric β-C–H Functionalization of Acceptor-Substituted Ketones with 1,2-Dicarbonyl Compounds,
    J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017, 139, 17245. (featured in Synfacts 2018, 0157)

    J. Ma, K. Harms, E. Meggers,
    Enantioselective Rhodium/Ruthenium Photoredox Catalysis en Route to Chiral 1,2-Aminoalcohols,
    Chem. Commun. 2016, 52, 10183.

    J. Ma, X. Shen, K. Harms, E. Meggers,
    Expanding the Family of bis-Cyclometalated Chiral-at-Metal Rhodium(iii) Catalysts with a Benzothiazole Derivative,
    Dalton Trans. 2016, 45, 8320.

    J. Ma, X. Ding, Y. Hu, Y. Huang, L. Gong, E. Meggers,
    Metal-Templated Chiral Brønsted Base Organocatalysis,
    Nat. Commun. 2014, 5, 4531.

    L.-A. Chen, W. Xu, B. Huang, J. Ma, L. Wang, J. Xi, K. Harms, L. Gong, E. Meggers,
    Asymmetric Catalysis with an Inert Chiral-at-Metal Iridium Complex,
    J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 10598.

    L.-A. Chen, J. Ma, M. A. Celik, H.-L. Yu, Z. Cao, G. Frenking, L. Gong, E. Meggers,
    Active versus Passive Substituent Participation in the Auxiliary-Mediated Asymmetric Synthesis of an Octahedral Metal Complex,
    Chem. Asian J. 2012, 7, 2523.

  • Poster and Oral Presentations

    Visible-Light-Induced Catalytic Asymmetric β-C(sp3)–H Activation of Acceptor-Substituted Ketones,
    20th European Symposium on Organic Chemistry (ESOC 2017), 2nd-6th July 2017, Cologne, Germany.