SYNTHESIS Welcomes New Editorial Board Member Professor Hongli Bao

As of January 1, 2022, Professor Hongli Bao from the Fujian Institute of Research on the Structure of Matter (P. R. of China) will join the Editorial Board of SYNTHESIS as responsible Regional Editor for the Chinese Mainland, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau.

Hongli Bao received her B.S. degree in chemistry from the University of Science & Technology of China (Hefei, P. R. of China) in 2002. She obtained her Ph.D. from the joint program of the Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry (P. R. of China) and the University of Science & Technology of China in 2008 with Professor Kuiling Ding and Professor Tianpa You. She then joined the lab of Uttam Tambar at UT Southwestern Medical Center (Dallas, USA) in 2009 for postdoctoral research. In 2014, she started her independent career at the Fujian Institute of Research on the Structure of Matter, CAS, in Fuzhou (P. R. of China). She is interested in developing new metal-catalyzed reactions and asymmetric catalysis. Her research laboratory focuses on the studies of peroxides with respect to different activation models and reactivities.

Detailed Profile & Publications

Get to know Hongli better in her interview with SYNTHESIS. Read the interview here.

We are delighted to welcome Professor Hongli Bao on the SYNTHESIS Editorial Board and look forward to a successful collaboration with her!



SYNTHESIS is an international full-paper journal devoted to the advancement of the science of chemical synthesis. It covers all fields of organic chemistry involving synthesis, including catalysis, organometallic, medicinal, biological, and photochemistry, but also related disciplines.

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