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Bibliographia Humboldtiana

II. Publications by Humboldt Research Fellows from Germany in 2011

Chemistry, pharmacy

Becker, Dr. Jochen

Evonik Industries AG, Germany
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Kyriacos C. Nicolaou Scripps Research Institute
  • K. C. Nicolaou, J. L. Kiappes, Weiwei Tian, Vijaya B. Gondi, and Jochen Becker: Synthesis of the Carboline Disaccharide Domain of Shishijimicin A. In: Organic Letters. 13, 2011, p. 3924 - 3927 [Natural products, total synthesis, cytotoxics, enediyne, sugars, heterocycles].

Birkel, Dr. Christina S.

Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany
Field of research: Solid state chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Galen Dean Stucky University of California, Santa Barbara
  • Christina S. Birkel, Tania Claudio, Martin Panthöfer, Alexander Birkel, Dominik Koll, Gregor Kieslich, Jürgen Schmidt, Raphael Hermann, Wolfgang Tremel: Properties of spark plasma sintered nanostructured Zn1+xSb. In: Physica status solidi a. 2011, [Intermetallics, spark plasma sintering, thermoelectrics, zinc antimonide].

  • Gregor Kieslich, Christina S. Birkel, Andrew Stewart, Ute Kolb, Wolfgang Tremel: Solution Synthesis of Nanoparticular Binary Transition Metal Antimonides. In: Inorganic Chemistry. 2011, [Intermetallic compounds, antimonides, thermoelectrics].

  • Christina S. Birkel, Gregor Kieslich, Dimitrios Bessas, Tania Claudio, Robert Branscheid, Ute Kolb, Martin Panthoefer, Raphael P. Hermann, and Wolfgang Tremel: Wet Chemical Synthesis and a Combined X-ray and Moessbauer Study of the Formation of FeSb2 Nanoparticles. In: Inorganic Chemistry. 50, 2011, p. 11807 - 11812.

Bode, Dr. Bela

University of St. Andrews, United Kingdom
Field of research: Spectroscopy
Host: Prof. Dr. Jörg Matysik Leiden University
  • Bela E. Bode, Reza Dastvan, Thomas F. Prisner: Pulsed electron–electron double resonance (PELDOR) distance measurements in detergent micelles. In: Journal of Magnetic Resonance. 211, 2011, p. 11 - 17.

  • Gunnar Jeschke, Ben C. Anger, Bela E. Bode, Jörg Matysik: Theory of Solid-State Photo-CIDNP in the Earth's Magnetic Field. In: Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 115, 2011, p. 9919 - 9928.

  • Gunnar Jeschke, Ben C. Anger, Bela E. Bode, Jörg Matysik: Theory of Solid-State Photo-CIDNP in the Earth Magnetic Field. In: Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 115, 2011, p. 9919 - 9928 [CIDNP].

Dielmann, Dr. Fabian

Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster, Germany
Field of research: Molecular chemistry, complex chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Guy Bertrand University of California, San Diego
  • Fabian Dielmann: Novel phosphorus ligand complexes and their use in supramolecular chemistry. München: Verlag Dr. Hut, 2011, 403 pp. [inorganic chemistry, phosphorus, supramolecular chemistry].

Dietz, Dr. Jochen

BASF SE, Germany
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Stephen F. Martin University of Texas at Austin
  • Jochen Dietz, Stephen F. Martin: Novel entry to the tricyclic core of stemofoline and didehydrostemofoline. In: Tetrahedron Letters. 52, 2011, p. 2048 - 2050 [Azomethine ylide Dipolar cycloaddition Alkaloid synthesis Remote functionalization Natural product Total synthesis].

Dube, Dr. Henry

Technische Universität München, Germany
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Julius Rebek Jr. Scripps Research Institute
  • Fabien Durola, Henry Dube, Julius Rebek, Jr.: Control of nanospaces with molecular devices. In: Supramolecular Chemistry (http://www.informaworld.com/smpp/content~db=all~content=a926461984~frm=titlelink). 23, 2011, p. 37 - 41 [cavitand, molecular switch, photoisomerism, capsules].

  • Konrad Tiefenbacher, Henry Dube, Dariush Ajami, Julius Rebek, Jr.: A transparent photo-responsive organogel based on a glycoluril supergelator. In: Chemical Communications (http://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelanding/2011/cc/c1cc11354b). 47, 2011, p. 7341 - 7343 [Supramolecular, Host-Guest, Photogel].

  • Dariush Ajami, Henry Dube, Julius Rebek, Jr.: Boronic Acid Hydrogen Bonding in Encapsulation Complexes. In: Journal of the American Chemical Society. 133, 2011, p. 9686 - 9691 [Supramolecular Chemistry, Host-Guest, Hydrogen Bonding, Boronic Acids].

  • Orion B. Berryman, Henry Dube, Julius Rebek, Jr.: Photophysics Applied to Cavitands and Capsules. In: Israel Journal of Chemistry. 51, 2011, p. 700 - 709 [capsule, cavitands, encapsulation, photophysics, photoswitching].

Frey, Dr. Dipl. Ing. Guido Dieter

Oxea Deutschland GmbH, Germany
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Guy Bertrand University of California, Riverside
  • Guido D. Frey, Bruno Donnadieu, Michele Soleilhavoup, Guy Bertrand: Synthesis of a Room-Temperature-Stable Dimeric Copper(I) Hydride. In: Chem. Asian J. . 6, 2011, p. 402 - 405 [carbenes, copper, hydrides, ligand effects, low nuclearity].

Fückel, Dr. Burkhard

Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH, Germany
Field of research: Spectroscopy
Host: Dr. Timothy W. Schmidt University of Sydney
  • Yuen Yap Cheng, Burkhard Fückel, Tony Khoury, Raphaël G. C. R. Clady, N.J. Ekins-Daukes, Maxwell J. Crossley, Timothy W. Schmidt: Entropically driven photochemical upconversion. In: Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 115, 2011, p. 1047 - 1053 [photochemical upconversion of light, triplet-triplet annihilation, endothermic triplet energy transfer, entropy].

  • Burkhard Fückel, Derrick A. Roberts, Yuen Yap Cheng, Raphaël G. C. R. Clady, Roland B. Piper, N.J. Ekins-Daukes, Maxwell J. Crossley, Timothy W. Schmidt: Singlet Oxygen Mediated Photochemical Upconversion of NIR Light. In: Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters. 2, 2011, p. 966 - 971 [upconversion; sensitized delayed fluoresence; triplet energy transfer; triplet triplet annihilation; cyanine dyes; singlet oxygen; photobleaching].

  • Gerard D. O’Connor, Tyler P. Troy, Derrick A. Roberts, Nahid Chalyavi, Burkhard Fückel, Maxwell J. Crossley, Klaas Nauta, John F. Stanton, and Timothy W. Schmidt: Spectroscopy of the Free Phenalenyl Radical. In: Journal of the American Chemical Society. 133, 2011, p. 14554 - 14557 [Spectroscopy, aromaticity, vibronic coupling, Jahn-Teller effect, radicals].

  • Tyler P. Troy, Nahid Chalyavi, Ambili S. Menon, Gerard D. O’Connor, Burkhard Fückel, Klaas Nauta, Leo Radom, Timothy W. Schmidt: The spectroscopy and thermochemistry of phenylallyl radical chromophores. In: Chemical Science. 2, 2011, p. 1755 - 1765 [Gas phase spectroscopy, thermochemistry, resonance stabilization energy, free organic radicals, vibronic coupling].

Haubrich, Dr. Jan


Field of research: Interfacial, boundary layer and surface chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Cynthia M. Friend Harvard University
  • Jan Haubrich, Efthimios Kaxiras, Cynthia M. Friend: Modification of bonding and reactivity of formaldehyde by point defects on rutile TiO2(110): A first-principles theoretical study. In: Chemistry – Eur. J.. 17, 2011, p. 4496 - 4506.

  • Bingjun Xu, Jan Haubrich, Thomas Baker, Efthimios Kaxiras, Cynthia M. Friend: Theoretical study of O-assisted selective coupling of methanol on Au(111). In: J. Phys. Chem. C. 115, 2011, p. 3703 - 3708.

Karg, Prof. Dr. Matthias

Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf, Germany
Field of research: Boundary layer chemistry, interfacial chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Paul Mulvaney University of Melbourne
  • Matthias Karg, Stefan Wellert, Sylvain Prevost, Ralf Schweins, Charles Dewhurst, Luis M. Liz-Marzán, Thomas Hellweg: Well defined hybrid PNIPAM core-shell microgels: size variation of the silica nanoparticle core. In: Colloid and Polymer Science. 289, 2011, p. 699 - 709 [Microgel, Hybrid, Core-Shell, Silica, Dynamic light scattering, Small angle neutron scattering, Contrast variation].

  • Matthias Karg, Sarah Jaber, Thomas Hellweg, and Paul Mulvaney: Surface Plasmon Spectroscopy of Gold-Poly-N-isopropylacrylamide Core-Shell Particles. In: Langmuir. 27, 2011, p. 820 - 827.

  • Stefan Wellert, Matthias Karg, Olaf Holderer, André Richardt, and Thomas Hellweg: Temperature dependence of the surfactant film bending elasticity in a bicontinuous sugar surfactant based microemulsion: a quasielastic scattering study. In: Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys.. 13, 2011, p. 3092 - 3099.

  • S. Jaber, M. Karg, A. Morfa, P. Mulvaney: 2D Assembly of Gold-PNIPAM Core-Shell Nanocrystals. In: Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys.. 13, 2011, p. 5576 - 5578.

  • Matthias Karg, Natascha Schelero, Claudia Oppel, Michael Gradzielski, Thomas Hellweg, Regine von Klitzing: Versatile Phase Transfer of Gold Nanoparticles from Aqueous Media to Different Organic Media. In: Chem. Eur. J.. 17, 2011, p. 4648 - 4654.

  • Anthony J. Morfa, Nicholas Kirkwood, Matthias Karg, Th.B. Singh, Paul Mulvaney: Effect of Defects on the Behavior of ZnO Nanoparticle FETs. In: Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 115, 2011, p. 8312 - 8315 [Solar-Cells, Electrical-Properties, Conduction Mechanism, Films, Transistors].

  • Matthias Karg, Stefan Reinicke, Alain Lapp, Thomas Hellweg, Holger Schmalz: Temperature-Dependent Gelation Behaviour of Double Responsive P2VP-b-PEO-b-P(GME-co-EGE) Triblock Terpolymers: A SANS Study. In: Macromolecular Symposia. 306-307, 2011, p. 77 - 88 [block copolymers; neutron scattering; responsive hydrogels; rheology; smart materials].

Kramer, Dr. Rainer

Lonza Ltd., Switzerland
Field of research: Natural products chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Paul A. Wender Stanford University
  • Rainer Kramer, Paul A. Wender, Lars V. Heumann, Carolyn Gauntlett, Elizabeth Mieuli, Dennis Fournogerakis, Pierre-Luc Boudreault, Adam Schrier, Brian DeChristopher: Prostratin analogs, bryostatin analogs, prodrugs, synthetic methods, and methods of use. In: US-patent US20110194699A1. 2011.

Lange, Dr. Heiko

Universita di Roma Tor Vergata, Italy
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Steven Victor Ley University of Cambridge
  • H. Lange, M. J. Capener, A. X. Jones, C. J. Smith, N. Nikbin, I. A. Baxendale, S. V. Ley : Oxidation Reactions in Segmented and Continuous Flow Chemical Processing using a N-tert-Butylsulfinimidoyl chloride monolith . In: Synlett. 2011, p. 869 - 873 [oxidation, monolith, flow chemistry polymer-supported reagents, catalysis].

  • H. Lange, C. F. Carter, M. D. Hopkin, A. Burke, J. G. Goode, I. R. Baxendale, S. V. Ley: A Breakthrough Method for the Accurate Addition of Reagents in Multi- step Segmented Flow Processing. In: Chemical Science. 2, 2011, p. 765 - 769 [flow chemistry, in-line monitoring, infra-red spectroscopy, multi-step synthesis, machine-assisted synthesis].

  • C. F. Carter, H. Lange, D. S. Sakai ,I. R. Baxendale, S. V. Ley: Diastereoselective Chain Elongation Reactions Using Microreactors for Application in Complex Molecule Assembly. In: Chemistry - A European Journal. 17, 2011, p. 3398 - 3405 [asymmetric synthesis, crotylation, flow chemistry, homopropargylation, microreactors].

  • C. J. Smith, N. Nikbin, I. R. Baxendale, H. Lange, S. V. Ley: Fully Automated, Multistep Flow Synthesis of 5-Amino-4-cyano-1,2,3-triazoles . In: Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry. 9, 2011, p. 1938 - 1947 [azides, triazoles, flow-chemistry, solid-supported reagents, automated synthesis].

  • K. A. Roper, H. Lange, A. Polyzos, M. B. Berry, I. R. Baxendale, S. V. Ley: The application of a monolithic triphenylphosphine reagent for conducting Appel reactions in flow microreactors. In: Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry. 7, 2011, p. 1648 - 1655 [Appel reaction, bromination, flow chemistry, solid-supported reagent, triphenylphosphine monolith].

Oelke, Dr. Alexander Jürgen

Lonza Ltd., Switzerland
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Dietmar Seyferth Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Alexander J. Oelke, Francesca Antonietti, Leonardo Bertone, Philippa B. Cranwell, David J. France, Rebecca J. M. Goss, Tatjana Hofmann, Stephan Knauer, Steven J. Moss, Paul C. Skelton, Richard M. Turner, Georg Wuitschik, Steven V. Ley: Total Synthesis of Chloptosin: A Dimeric Cyclohexapeptide. In: Chemistry - A European Journal. 17, 2011, p. 4183 - 4194 [cyclopeptide, natural products, organocatalysis, piperazic acid, total synthesis].

  • Alexander J. Oelke, David J. France, Tatjana Hofmann, Georg Wuitschik, Steven V. Ley: Piperazic acid-containing natural products: Isolation, biological relevance and total synthesis. In: Natural Product Reports. 28, 2011, p. 1445 - 1471 [piperazic acid, amino acids, natural products, total synthesis, review].

Papp, Priv. Doz. Dr. Christian

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany
Field of research: Physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Charles S. Fadley Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
  • S. Döring, F. Schönbohm, U. Berges, R. Schreiber, D. E. Bürgler, C. M. Schneider, M. Gorgoi, F. Schäfers, C. Papp, B. Balke, C. S. Fadley, C. Westphal: Hard X-ray photoemission studies using standing-wave excitation applied to the MgO/Fe interface. In: Physical Review B. 83, 2011, p. 165444.

  • C. Papp, L. Plucinski, J. Minar, J. Braun, H. Ebert, C. M. Schneider, C. S. Fadley: Band mapping in x-ray photoelectron spectroscopy: An experimental and theoretical study of W(110) with 1.25 keV excitation. In: Physical Review B. 84, 2011, p. 045433.

Prechtl, Priv. Doz. Dr. Martin

Universität zu Köln, Germany
Field of research: Inorganic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Jairton Dupont Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS)
  • Ramprakash Venkatesan, Martin H. G. Prechtl*, Jackson D. Scholten, Rafael P. Pezzi, Giovanna Machado, Jairton Dupont*: Palladium nanoparticle catalysts in ionic liquids: synthesis, characterisation and selective partial hydrogenation of alkynes to Z-alkenes. In: Journal of Materials Chemistry. 21(9), 2011, p. 3030 - 3036 [nanoparticles, ionic liquids, palladium, partial hydrogenation, alkynes, Z-alkenes].

  • Martin H. G. Prechtl, Jackson D. Scholten, Jairton Dupont: Palladium Nanoscale Catalysts in Ionic Liquids: Coupling and Hydrogenation Reactions. In: Ionic Liquids: Applications and Perspectives. (Ed. Alexander Kokorin) Vienna: InTech, 2011, p. 393 - 414 [nanoparticles, ionic liquids, palladium, cross-coupling, hydrogenation, Suzuki, Heck, Stille, Sonogashira].

  • Heberton Wender, Pedro Migowski, Adriano F. Feil, Luciane F. de Oliveira, Martin H. G. Prechtl, Rafael Leal, Giovanna Machado, Sergio R. Teixeira, Jairton Dupont: On the formation of anisotropic gold nanoparticles by sputtering onto a nitrile functionalised ionic liquid. In: Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics - PCCP . 13/30, 2011, p. 13552 - 13557 [gold, nanoparticles, ionic liquids, sputtering, nanodisks].

  • Jackson D. Scholten, Martin H. G. Prechtl, Jairton Dupont: Metal Nanoparticles in Ionic Liquids: Selective  Catalysts and Evidences of Nanoparticle/Ionic Liquid  Interaction by Isotope Exchange. In: Book of Abtracts: XV. International Symposium on Relations between  Homogeneous and Heterogeneous Catalysis  Berlin, September 11 to 16, 2011 (ISHHC15). (Ed. Klaus Christmann, Freie Universität Berlin; Matthias Driess, Technische Universität Berlin; Hajo Freund, Fritz-Haber-Institut, MPG, Berlin; Christian Limberg, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin; Joachim Sauer, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin ) Berlin: Fritz-Haber-Institut der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft, 2011, p. 100 - 100 [metal nanoparticles, ionic liquids, catalysis, isotope labelling, H/D-exchange, C-H activation].

  • Martin H. G. Prechtl, Michael Teltewskoi, Anton Dimitrov, Erhard Kemnitz, Thomas Braun: Catalytic C-H Bond Activation at Nanoscale Lewis Acidic Aluminium Fluorides: H/D Exchange Reactions at Aromatic and Aliphatic Hydrocarbons. In: Chem. Eur. J.. 17, 2011, p. 14385 - 14388 [aluminium fluorides, bifunctional catalysts, C-H bond activation, H/D exchange, Lewis acids].

Retsch, Prof. Dr. Markus

Universität Bayreuth, Germany
Field of research: Macromolecular chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Edwin L. Thomas Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Markus Retsch, Marcus Schmelzeisen, Hans-Jürgen Butt, Edwin L. Thomas: Visible Mie Scattering in Nonabsorbing Hollow Sphere Powders. In: Nano Letters. 11, 2011, p. 1389 - 1394 [Mie scattering, hollow sphere, color, mean free path, powder].

  • Jie Yin, Markus Retsch, Jae-Hwang Lee, Edwin L. Thomas, Mary C. Boyce: Mechanics of nanoindentation on a monolayer of colloidal hollow nanoparticle arrays. In: Langmuir. 2011.

Rössle, Dr. Michael

Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg, Germany
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Jonathan L. Sessler University of Texas at Austin
  • Michael Rössle, David J. Del Valle, Michael J. Krische: Synthesis of the Cytotrienin A Core via Metal Catalyzed C-C Coupling. In: Organic Letters. 13, 2011, p. 1482 - 1485 [C17-benzene ansamycins natural product core synthesis metal catalyzed C-C coupling carbonyl crotylation ].

Schladt, Dr. Thomas D.

Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz, Germany
Field of research: Solid state chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Stuart S. P. Parkin IBM Almaden Research Center
  • Thomas D. Schladt, Kerstin Schneider, Hans-Jörg Schild, Wolfgang Tremel: Synthesis and bio-functionalization of magnetic nanoparticles for medical diagnosis and treatment. In: Dalton Transactions. 40, 2011, p. 6315 - 6343 [nano-biotechnology, magnetic nanoparticles, synthesis, surface modification, bio-functionalization, MRI, immune therapy].

  • Bahar Nakhjavan, M. Nawaz Tahir, Martin Panthöfer, Haitao Gao, Thomas D. Schladt, Teuta Gasi, Vadim Ksenofontov, Robert Branscheid, Stefan Weber, Ute Kolb, Laura M. Schreiber, Wolfgang Tremel : Synthesis and characterization of nearly monodisperse copper ferrite CuFe2O4 nanoparticles. In: Journal of Materials Chemistry. 21, 2011, p. 6909 - 6915 [copper ferrite nanoparticles, nanocomposites, MRI, surface modification].

  • Bahar Nakhjavan, M. Nawaz Tahir, Filipe Natalio, Haitao Gao, Kerstin Schneider, Thomas D. Schladt, Irene Ament, Robert Branscheid, Stefan Weber, Ute Kolb, Carsten Sönnichsen, Laura M. Schreibe, Wolfgang Tremel : Phase separated Cu@Fe3O4 heterodimer nanoparticles from organometallic reactants. In: Journal of Materials Chemistry. 21, 2011, p. 8605 - 8611 [metal/metal oxide nanocomposites, inorganic janus particles, selective surface functionalization].

  • Jugal K. Sahoo, M. Nawaz Tahir, Aswani Yella, Thomas D. Schladt, Steffen Pfeiffer, Bahar Nakhjavan, Enrico Mugnaioli, Ute Kolb, Wolfgang Tremel : From Single Molecules to Nanoscopically Structured Materials: Self-Assembly of Metal Chalcogenide/Metal Oxide Nanostructures Based on the Degree of Pearson Hardness. In: Chemistry of Materials. 23, 2011, [metal oxide nanoparticles, chalocogenide nanotubes, Pearson hardness, self-assembly].

  • Kerstin Koll, Thomas D. Schladt, Stefan Weber, Florian D. Jochum, Patrik Theato, Laura M. Schreiber, Wolfgang Tremel: Improvement of solubility and biocompatibility of MnO based nanoparticles in aqueous solutions. In: Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings. 2011, [magnetic nanoparticles, surface modification, colloidal stability, biocompatibility].

  • Thomas D. Schladt, Kerstin Koll, Heiko Bauer, Stefan Weber, Laura M. Schreiber, Wolfgang Tremel: How do different surface modification strategies affect the properties of MnO nanoparticles for biomedical applications? Comparison of PEGylated and SiO2-coated MnO nanoparticles. In: Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings. 2011, [surface modification strategies, silica coating, PEGylation, colloidal stability, ion leaching, cytotoxicity].

  • Joshua A. Kurzman, Jun Li, Thomas D. Schladt, Cesar R. Parra, Xiaoying Ouyang, Ryan Davis, Jeffrey T. Miller, Susannah L. Scott and Ram Seshadri: Pd2+/Pd0 Redox Cycling in Hexagonal YMn0.5Fe0:5O3: Implications for Catalysis by PGM-Substituted Complex Oxides. In: Inorganic Chemistry. 50, 2011, [complex oxides, heterogeneous catalysis, structure determination, redox cycling].

Ullrich, Dr. Matthias

Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster, Germany
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Douglas Wade Stephan University of Toronto
  • Matthias Ullrich, Raphael J. F. Berger, Surajit Jana, Tania Pape, Roland Fröhlich, Norbert W. Mitzel: Organozinc hydroxylamides: on the bulk-dependent interplay of nuclearity, structure and dynamics. In: Dalton Transactions. 40, 2011, p. 1144 - 1157 [Zinc, Hydroxylamine, Organometallic Chemistry, Main Group Chemistry, Coordination, Aggregation, Isomerism, Molecular Structure, alpha-Effect, DFT Methods, COSMO Solvation Modelling Approach].

Vogler, Dr. Thomas

BASF SE, Germany
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Scott E. Denmark University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Scott E. Denmark, David J. P. Kornfilt, Thomas Vogler : Catalytic Asymmetric Thiofunctionalization of Unactivated Alkenes,. In: J. Am. Chem. Soc.. 133, 2011, p. 15308 - 15311.

Vöhringer-Martinez, Dr. Esteban

Max-Planck-Institut für biophysikalische Chemie (Karl-Friedrich-Bonhoeffer-Institut), Germany
Field of research: Theoretical chemistry
Host: Dr. Alejandro Toro Labbe Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile
  • Jacqueline Hargis, Esteban Vöhringer-Martinez, H. Lee Woodstock, Alejandro Toro-Labbé, Henry F. Schäfer: Characterizing the Mechanism of the Double Proton Transfer in the Formamide Dimer. In: The Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 115, 2011, p. 2650 - 2657 [Reaction dynamics, Density Functional Theory, Proton tranfer].

  • Fernanda Duarte, Esteban Vöhringer-Martinez, Alejandro Toro-Labbé: Insights on the mechanism of proton transfer reactions in amino acids. In: Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 13, 2011, p. 7773 - 7782 [Proton transfer, amino acids, water catalysis, solvent effect].

  • Vöhringer-Martinez*, E. Toro-Labbé: The Mean Reaction Force: A Method to Study the Influence of the Environment on Reaction Mechanisms. In: Journal of Chemical Physics. 135, 2011, p. 065505 [Reaction mechanism].

  • Liu, Y., Burger, S., Ayers*, P., Vöhringer-Martinez, E: Computational study of the binding modes of caffeine to the adenosine A2A receptor. In: Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 115, 2011, p. 13880 - 13890 [Binding].

Wagner, Dr. Hendrik

, Germany
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Gregory C. Fu California Institute of Technology
  • H. Wagner, Y. Li, M. Hirtz, L. Chi, H. Fuchs, A. Studer: Site Specific Protein Immobilization into Structured Polymer Brushes Prepared by AFM Lithography. In: Soft Matter. 7, 2011, p. 9854 - 9858.

  • H. Wagner, M. K. Brinks, M. Hirtz, A. Schäfer, L. Chi, A. Studer: Chemical Surface Modification of Self Assembled Monolayers by Radical Nitroxide Exchange Reactions. In: Chem. Eur. J.. 17, 2011, p. 9107 - 9112.

Waibel, Dr. Michael

, Germany
Field of research: Pharmaceutical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Nicolai Cramer ETH Hönggerberg
  • Michael Waibel, Nicolai Cramer: Desymmetrizations of meso-tert-Norbornenols by Rhodium(I)-Catalyzed Enantioselective Retro-Allylations. In: Chemical Communications. 47, 2011, p. 346 - 348 [C-C activation, asymmetric catalysis, norbornene, rhodium, ring-opening].

Walter, Dr. Marc D.

Technische Universität Carolo-Wilhelmina zu Braunschweig, Germany
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Maurice Brookhart University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Marc D. Walter, Peter S. White, Cynthia K. Schauer, Maurice Brookhart : The Quest for Stable σ-Methane Complexes: Computational and Experimental Studies. In: New J. Chem. . 25, 2011, p. 2884 - 2893 [Alkane Complexes, Computational, Experimental Studies].

Wurm, Priv. Doz. Dr. Frederik

Max-Planck-Institut für Polymerforschung, Germany
Field of research: Macromolecular chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Harm-Anton Klok Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne
  • Christine Mangold, Carsten Dingels, Boris Obermeier, Holger Frey, Frederik Wurm: PEG-based Multifunctional Polyethers with Highly Reactive Vinyl-Ether Side Chains for Click-Type Functionalization. In: Macromolecules. 44, 2011, p. 6326 - 6334.

  • Marc Gauthier, Maxime Ayer, Justyna Kowal, Frederik Wurm, Harm-Anton Klok: Arginine-specific protein modification using alpha-oxo-aldehyde functional polymers prepared by atom transfer radical polymerization. In: Polymer Chemistry. 2, 2011, p. 1490 - 1498.

  • Frederik Wurm, Harm-Anton Klok: Polymers Interfacing with Biology. In: Chimia. 65, 9, 2011, p. 659 - 662.

  • Boris Obermeier, Frederik Wurm, Christine Mangold, Holger Frey: Multifunctional Poly(ethylene glycol)s. In: Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 50, 35, 2011, p. 7988 - 7997.