Yan Lin

Yan LinYan Lin
PhD Student
Chimie ParisTech
PSL University
Institute of Chemistry for Life and Health Sciences
Room 1F 153
+33 1 44 27 56 03




Yan Lin was born in Zhejiang, China. She studied pharmaceutical engineering at Ningbo Institute of Technology, Zhejiang University, where she received her BSc in 2015. Subsequently, she went to Hangzhou Normal University and earned her MSc in 2018. Currently, she is a PhD student working on Medicinal Organometallic Chemistry at Chimie ParisTech, PSL University.

Yan Lin likes traveling, swimming, listening to music and enjoying nice food.



2017 National Scholarship for the academic year 2016-2017 in Hangzhou Normal University. .

2016 First-class Scholarship for the academic year 2015-2016 in Hangzhou Normal University.


[1] Yan Lin, Wei-Yang Ma, Qiao-Ying Sun, Yu-Ming Cui*, Li-Wen Xu*, Catalytic Synthesis of Chiral Phosphole Oxides via Desymmetric C–H Arylation of o-Bromoaryl Phosphine Oxides. Synlett, 2017, 28, 1432-1436.

[2] Yan Lin, Ke-Zhi Jiang, Jian Cao, Zhan-Jiang Zheng, Zheng Xu, Yu-Ming Cui*, and Li-Wen Xu*, Iridium-Catalyzed Intramolecular C–H Silylation of Siloxane-Tethered Arene and Hydrosilane: Facile and Catalytic Synthesis of Cyclic Siloxanes. Adv. Synth. Catal. 2017, 359, 2247–2252.

[3] Yu-Ming Cui*, Yan Lin, Li-Wen Xu*, Catalytic synthesis of chiral organoheteroatom compounds of silicon, phosphorus, and sulfur via asymmetric transition metal-catalyzed C–H functionalization. Coord. Chem. Rev. 2017, 330, 37–52.