Research Interests

​Dr. Liu is interested in synthetic macrocycles and functional polymer materials. 

Selected Publications

  • Formation of Linear Side-Chain Polypseudorotaxane with Supramolecular Polymer Backbone through Neutral Halogen Bond...
    P.Liu, Z. Li, B. Shi, J. Liu, H. Zhu and F. Huang*,
    Chem. Eur. J. 24, 42644267,, (2018)
  • Paracyclophane and [16]paracyclophane: facile syntheses, crystal structures and selective complexation with cesium ...
    P.Liu, Q. Li, H. Zeng, B. Shi, J. Liu and F. Huang*,
    Org. Chem. Front., 6, 309312, (2019)
  • π Metalated [15]Paracyclophanes: Synthesis and Binding to Oxo- Anions via Anion−π Interactions. H. Zeng,# P. Liu,# ...
    H. Zeng,# P. Liu,# G. Feng and F. Huang*
    *, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 141, 1650116511, (2019)
  • A [15]paracyclophenone and its fluorenonecontaining derivatives: syntheses and binding to nerve agent mimics via ar...
    P. Liu, H. Wang, H. Zeng, X. Hong* and F. Huang*,
    Org. Chem. Front., 8, 2531, (2021)

Education Profile

​B.Sc., Polymer Materials and Engineering, Zhejiang University, China, 2013
M.Sc., Chemistry, Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry, CAS, China, 2016
Ph.D., Chemistry, Zhejiang University, China, 2020

Professional Profile

​2021-: Postdoctoral fellow, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia