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Bibliographia Humboldtiana Index

Bibliographia Humboldtiana

II. Publications by Humboldt Research Fellows from Germany in 2014

Chemistry, pharmacy

Boldt, Dr. Klaus

Universität Hamburg, Germany
Field of research: Physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Paul Mulvaney University of Melbourne
  • Klaus Boldt, Kyra N. Schwarz, Nicholas Kirkwood, Trevor A. Smith, Paul Mulvaney: Electronic Structure Engineering in ZnSe/CdS Type-II Nanoparticles by Interface Alloying. In: Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 118, 2014, p. 13276 - 13284 [quantum dots, overlap integral, transient absorption spectroscopy, stimulated emission, optical gain, effective mass approximation].

  • Gary A. Beane, Klaus Boldt, Nicholas Kirkwood, Paul Mulvaney: Energy Transfer Between Quantum Dots and Conjugated Dye Molecules. In: J. Phys. Chem. C. 118, 2014, p. 18079 - 18086 [Nanocrystals, FRET, energy transfer, CdSe].

Breugst, Dr. Martin

Universität zu Köln, Germany
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Kendall N. Houk University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
  • Seoung-ryoung Choi, Martin Breugst, Kendall N. Houk, C. Dale Poulter: δ-Deuterium Isotope Effects as Probes for Transition-State Structures of Isoprenoid Substrates. In: The Journal of Organic Chemistry. 79, 2014, p. 3572 - 3580 [kinetic isotope effects, kinetics, density functional theory, substitution reactions ].

  • Matthew T. Richers, Martin Breugst, Alena Yu Platonova, Anja Ullrich, Arne Dieckmann, Kendall N. Houk, Daniel Seidel: Redox-Neutral α-Oxygenation of Amines: Reaction Development and Elucidation of the Mechanism. In: J. Am. Chem. Soc.. 136, 2014, p. 6123 - 6135 [Computational chemistry, synthetic methodology, catalysis].

  • C. L. Jarvis, M. T. Richers, M. Breugst, K. N. Houk, D. Seidel: Redox-Neutral α-Sulfenylation of Secondary Amines: Ring-Fused N,S-Acetals. In: Org. Lett.. 16, 2014, p. 3556 - 3559 [Mechanism, Calculations, Density Functional Theory].

  • M. Breugst, K. N. Houk: Computational Analysis of Cyclophane-Based Bisthiourea-Catalyzed Henry Reactions. In: J. Org. Chem.. 79, 2014, p. 6302 - 6309 [Computations, Density Functional Theory, Organocatalysis, Selectivtities, Reactivities].

Francke, Dr. Robert

Universität Rostock, Germany
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Guillermo Bazan University of California, Santa Barbara
  • Robert Francke, R. Daniel Little: Optimizing Electron Transfer Mediators Based on Arylimidazoles by Ring Fusion: Synthesis, Electrochemistry, and Computational Analysis of 2-Aryl-1-methylphenanthro[9,10-d]imidazoles. In: Journal of the American Chemical Society. 136, 2014, p. 427 - 435 [Electrochemistry, Indirect electroorganic synthesis, Redox mediator, Redox catalysis, Cyclic voltammetry].

  • Robert Francke, R. Daniel Little: Redox Catalysis in Organic Electrosynthesis: Basic Principles and Recent Developments. In: Chemical Society Reviews. 43, 2014, p. 2492 - 2521 [Cyclic Voltammetry, Electrocatalysis, Electron Transfer Mediator, Redox Catalyst, Indirect Electroorganic Synthesis].

Funkner, Dr. Stefan

Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany
Field of research: Physical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Masahiko Tani Fukui University
  • Stefan Funkner, Katsuya Saito, Gudrun Niehues, Yoshiki Yazawa, Takashi Furuya, Kohji Yamamoto, Masahiko Tani: Utilization of chirped laser pulses to measure stimulated Raman scattering of organic liquids in the terahertz regime. In: Applied Physics Letters. 105, 2014, p. 021103-1 - 021103-4 [stimulated Raman scattering, spectral focusing, terahertz spectroscopy, liquids, stimulated Raman loss, stimulated Raman gain, chirped laser pulses].

  • Stefan Funkner, Gudrun Niehues, Diedrich A. Schmidt, Erik Bründermann : Terahertz Absorption of Chemicals in Water: Ideal and Real Solutions and Mixtures. In: Journal of Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves. 35, 2014, p. 38 - 52 [THz spectroscopy, aqueous ions, absorption spectroscopy, Germanium laser, Fourier transform spectroscopy, heavy water].

  • Zhenyu Zhao, Gudrun Niehues, Stefan Funkner, Elmer Estacio, Qifeng Han, Kohji Yamamoto, Jingtao Zhang, Wangzhou Shi, Qixin Guo, Masahiko Tani: Terahertz surface emission from Cu2ZnSnSe4 thin film photovoltaic material excited by femtosecond laser pulses. In: Applied Physics Letters. 105, 2014, p. 231104-1 - 231104-4 [terahertz spectroscopy, photovoltaic, thin film solar cells, time-domain spectroscopy, terahertz emission ].

Higelin, Dr. Alexander

Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg, Germany
Field of research: Molecular chemistry, complex chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Josef Michl The Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
  • Filip Sembera, Alexander Higelin, Ivana Cisarova, Josef Michl : 12-(N-Methylnitrilium)monocarba-closo-dodecaborate Ylide. In: CROATICA CHEMICA ACTA. 87, 2014, p. 357 - 361.

Hintermair, Dr. Ulrich

University of Bath, United Kingdom
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Robert Crabtree Yale University
  • Andrew Ingram, Arron Wolk, Cornelia Flender, Jialing Zhang, Christopher Johnson, Ulrich Hintermair, Robert Crabtree, Mark Johnson, Richard Zare: Modes of Activation of Organometallic Iridium Complexes for Catalytic Water and C–H Oxidation. In: Inorganic Chemistry. 53, 2014, p. 423 - 433 [mass spectrometry, isotope labelling, iridium complexes, oxidation catalysis, precursor activation].

  • Ulrich Hintermair, Jesus Campos, Timothy Brewster, Lucas Pratt, Nathan Schley, Robert Crabtree: Hydrogen-Transfer Catalysis with Cp*IrIII Complexes: The Influence of the Ancillary Ligands. In: ACS Catalysis. 4, 2014, p. 99 - 108 [transfer hydrogenation, iridium catalysts, NHC complexes, ligand effects, kinetics].

Holthausen, Dr. Michael

Technische Universität Dresden, Germany
Field of research: Molecular chemistry, complex chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Douglas Wade Stephan University of Toronto
  • Michael H. Holthausen, Meera Mehta, Douglas W. Stephan : The Highly Lewis Acidic Dicationic Phosphonium Salt: [(SIMes)PFPh2][B(C6F5)4]2. In: Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 53, 2014, p. 15201 - 15211 [inorganic chemistry, phosphorus cations, Lewis acids, catalysis, main group chemistry, hydrosilylation, hydrodefluorination, phosphonium ions].

  • Michael H. Holthausen, Meera Mehta, Douglas W. Stephan: The Highly Lewis Acidic Dicationic Phosphonium Salt: [(SIMes)PFPh2][B(C6F5)4]2. In: Angewandte Chemie. 126, 2014, p. 6656 - 6659 [inorganic chemistry, phosphorus cations, main group chemistry, catalysis, hydrosilylation, hydrodefluorination, phosphonium ions].

  • Michael H. Holthausen, Tayseer Mahdi, Christoph Schlepphorst, Lindsay H. Hounjet, Jan J. Weigand, Douglas W. Stephan: Frustrated Lewis Pair Mediated C−O or C−H Bond Activation of Ethers. In: Chemical Communications. 50, 2014, p. 10038 - 10040 [main group chemistry, Frustrated Lewis Pairs, C-H bond activation, ether cleavage, Lewis acids, Carbocations, secondary phosphines].

  • Michael H. Holthausen, Ian Mallow, Douglas W. Stephan: Phosphinimine-Substituted Boranes and Borinium Ions. In: Dalton Transactions. 43, 2014, p. 15201 - 15211 [main group chemistry, Lewis acids, boranes, borenium cations, phosphinimines].

Jagau, Dr. Thomas-Christian

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU), Germany
Field of research: Theoretical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Anna Krylov University of Southern California
  • Thomas-Christian Jagau, Dmitry Zuev, Ksenia B. Bravaya, Evgeny Epifanovsky, Anna I. Krylov: A Fresh Look at Resonances and Complex Absorbing Potentials: Density Matrix-Based Approach. In: The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters. 5, 2014, p. 310 - 315 [resonances, metastable states, equation-of-motion coupled-cluster ].

  • Dmitry Zuev, Thomas-Christian Jagau, Ksenia B. Bravaya, Evgeny Epifanovsky, Yihan Shao, Eric Sundstrom, Martin Head-Gordon, Anna I. Krylov: Complex absorbing potentials within EOM-CC family of methods: Theory, implementation, and benchmarks. In: The Journal of Chemical Physics. 141, 2014, p. 024102 [resonance states, equation-of-motion coupled-cluster methods].

  • Thomas-Christian Jagau, Anna I. Krylov: Complex absorbing potential equation-of-motion coupled-cluster method yields smooth and internally consistent potential energy surfaces and lifetimes for molecular resonances. In: Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters. 5, 2014, p. 3078 - 3085 [resonances, equation-of-motion coupled-cluster, potential energy surfaces].

Jochmann, Dr. Phillip

Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen, Germany
Field of research: Molecular chemistry, complex chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Douglas Wade Stephan University of Toronto
  • Phillip Jochmann, Douglas W. Stephan: The synthesis and structure of [Zn(TEMPO)2]2 and [Zn(μ-H)(μ2-η1:η1-TEMPO)]6 . In: Chem. Commun.. 50, 2014, p. 8395 - 8397.

  • Phillip Jochmann, Douglas W. Stephan: Zincocene and Dizincocene N-Heterocyclic Carbene Complexes and Catalytic Hydrogenation of Imines and Ketones. In: Chem. - Eur. J.. 20, 2014, p. 8370 - 8378.

Kempe, Dr. Kristian

Monash University, Australia
Field of research: Macromolecular chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. David Haddleton Monash University
  • Md. A. Rahim, H. Ejima, K. L. Cho, K. Kempe, M. Müllner, J. P. Best, F. Caruso: Coordination-Driven Multistep Assembly of Metal-Polyphenol Films and Capsules. In: Chemistry of Materials. 26, 2014, p. 1645 - 1653.

  • S. L. Ng, J. P. Best, K. Kempe, K. Liang, A. P. R. Johnston, G. K. Such, F. Caruso: Fundamental studies of hybrid poly(2-diisopropylamino)ethyl methacrylate)/ poly(N-vinyl pyrrolidone) films and capsules. In: Biomacromolecules. 15, 2014, p. 2784 - 2792.

  • J. Cui, M. P. van Koeverden, M. Muellner, K. Kempe, F. Caruso: Emerging methods for the fabrication of polymer capsules. In: Adv. Colloid Interface Sci.. 207, 2014, p. 14 - 31.

  • K. Kempe, S. L. Ng, S. T. Gunawan, K. F. Noi, F. Caruso: Intracellular degradable hydrogen bonded polymer capsules. In: Adv. Funct. Mat.. 24, 2014, p. 6187 - 6194.

  • S. T. Gunawan, K. Kempe, G. K. Such, J. Cui, K. Liang, J. J. Richardson, A. P. R. Johnston, F. Caruso: Tuning biodegradation of polymer-peptide blend replica particles. In: Biomacromolecules. 15, 2014, p. 4429 - 4438.

  • K. Kempe, K. F. Noi, S. L. Ng, M. Müllner, F. Caruso: Dual stabilized nanoengineered polymer capsules with gated permeability. In: Polymer. 55, 2014, p. 6451 - 6459.

Lange, Dr. Heiko

Universita di Roma Tor Vergata, Italy
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Steven Victor Ley University of Cambridge
  • Sean Newton, Catherine F. Carter, Colin M. Pearson, Leandro de C. Alves, Heiko Lange, Praew Thansandote, Steven V. Ley: Accelerating Spirocyclic Polyketide Synthesis using Flow Chemistry. In: Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 53, 2014, p. 4915 - 4920 [flow chemistry, natural products, spirangien A, spirodienal A, total synthesis].

Lorbach, Dr. Andreas

Universität Konstanz, Germany
Field of research: Non-metallic and organometallic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Guillermo Bazan University of California, Santa Barbara
  • Xiaofeng Liu, Yanming Sun, Ben B. Y. Hsu, Andreas Lorbach, Li Qi, Alan J. Heeger, Guillermo C. Bazan: Design and Properties of Intermediate-Sized Narrow Band-Gap Conjugated Molecules Relevant to Solution-Processed Organic Solar Cells. In: J. Am. Chem. Soc.. 136, 2014, p. 5697 - 5708.

  • Andreas Lorbach, Emily Maverick, Abel Carreras, Pere Alemany, Guang Wu, Miguel A. Garcia-Garibay, Guillermo C. Bazan: A fullerene-carbene adduct as a crystalline molecular rotor: remarkable behavior of a spherically-shaped rotator. In: Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys.. 16, 2014, p. 12980 - 12986.

Meier-Augenstein, Prof. Dr. Wolfram

Robert Gordon University, United Kingdom
Field of research: Analytical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Barend Victor Burger University of Stellenbosch
  • Wolfram Meier-Augenstein: Forensic Isotope Analysis. In: McGraw-Hill Yearbook of Science & Technology 2014. (Ed. John Rennie; Jonathan Well, David Blumel, Stefan Malmoli) McGraw-Hill Education, 2014, p. 120 - 124 [Criminalistics; Forensic Sciences; Stable Isotopes].

  • Max Coleman, Wolfram Meier-Augenstein: Ignoring IUPAC guidelines for measurement and reporting of stable isotope abundance values affects us all. In: Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry. 28, 2014, p. 1953 - 1955 [Stable Isotope Analysis; IUPAC; Scale Normalization; Traceability].

  • Wolfram Meier-Augenstein, Helen F Kemp, Emily R Schenk, Jose R Almirall: Discrimination of unprocessed cotton on the basis of geographic origin using multi-element stable isotope signatures. In: Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry. 28, 2014, p. 545 - 552 [Cotton; Geographic Origin; Hierarchical Cluster Analysis; Stable Isotopes; Provenance].

Niehues, Dr. Gudrun

Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT), Germany
Field of research: Spectroscopy
Host: Prof. Dr. Masahiko Tani Fukui University
  • Stefan Funkner, Gudrun Niehues, Diedrich A. Schmidt, Erik Bründermann: Terahertz Absorption of Chemicals in Water: Ideal and Real Solutions and Mixtures. In: Journal of Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves . 35, 2014, p. 38 - 52 [THz spectroscopy, aqueous ions, absorption spectroscopy, Germanium laser, Fourier transform spectroscopy, heavy water].

  • Stefan Funkner, Katsuya Saito, Gudrun Niehues, Yoshiki Yazawa, Takashi Furuya, Kohji Yamamoto, Masahiko Tani: Utilization of chirped laser pulses to measure stimulated Raman scattering of organic liquids in the terahertz regime. In: Applied Physics Letters. 105, 2014, p. 021103-1 - 021103-4 [stimulated Raman scattering, spectral focusing, terahertz spectroscopy, liquids, stimulated Raman loss, stimulated Raman gain, chirped laser pulses].

  • Zhenyu Zhao, Gudrun Niehues, Stefan Funkner, Elmer Estacio, Qifeng Han, Kohji Yamamoto, Jingtao Zhang, Wangzhou Shi, Qixin Guo, Masahiko Tani: Terahertz surface emission from Cu2ZnSnSe4 thin film photovoltaic material excited by femtosecond laser pulses. In: Applied Physics Letter. 105, 2014, p. 231104-1 - 231104-4 [terahertz spectroscopy, photovoltaic, thin film solar cells, time-domain spectroscopy, terahertz emission].

  • Dmitry S. Bulgarevich, Makoto Watanabe, Mitsuharu Shiwa, Gudrun Niehues, Seizi Nishizawa, Masahiko Tani: A polarization-sensitive 4-contact detector for terahertz time-domain spectroscopy. In: Optics Express. 22(9), 2014, p. 10332 - 10340 [terahertz spectroscopy, polarization-selective devices, microstructure fabrication, numerical approximation and analysis].

Otte, Dr. Matthias

Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Germany
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Dr. Bas de Bruin University of Amsterdam
  • N. D. Paul, S. Mandal, M. Otte, X. Cui, X. P. Zhang, B. de Bruin: A Metalloradical Approach to 2H-Chromenes. In: J. Am. Chem. Soc.. 136, 2014, p. 1090 - 1096.

  • Dr. Matthias Otte, Petrus F. Kuijpers, Oliver Troeppner, Prof. Dr. Ivana Ivanović-Burmazović, Prof. Dr. Joost N. H. Reek1 and Prof. Dr. Bas de Bruin,*: Encapsulated Cobalt–Porphyrin as a Catalyst for Size-Selective Radical-type Cyclopropanation Reactions. In: Chem. Eur. J.. 20, 2014, p. 4880 - 4884.

Röder, Dr. Jens C.

BASF New Business GmbH, Germany
Field of research: Organic chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Kurt Peter C. Vollhardt University of California, Berkeley
  • Jens C. Röder, Akexandr Fonari, Hao Shen, Tatiana V. Timofeeva, K. Peter C. Vollhardt: Toward Antikekulene: Angular 1,2-Di-, 2,3-Di, and 1,2,15,16-Tetrachloro [6]phenylene. In: Synlett, Accounts and Rapid Communications in Synthetic Organic Chemistry. Stuttgart: Georg Thieme Verlag, 2014, p. 2429 - 2433.

Sickert, Dr. Marcel

Universität Leipzig, Germany
Field of research: Natural products chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Mark Lautens University of Toronto
  • Marcel Sickert, Harald Weinstabl, Brendan Peters, Xiao Hou, and Mark Lautens: Intermolecular Domino Reaction of Two Aryl Iodides Involving Two C-H Functionalizations. In: Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. . 53, 2014, p. 5147 - 5151 [ carbopalladation; C[BOND]H activation; domino reactions; fused-ring systems; palladium].

Ulusoy, Dr. Inga Sabine

Michigan State University, United States of America
Field of research: Theoretical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Rigoberto Hernandez Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Inga Sabine Ulusoy, Rigoberto Hernandez: Revisiting roaming trajectories in ketene isomerization at higher dimensionality. In: Theoretical Chemistry Accounts. 133, 2014, p. 1528 [Transition state theory, Roaming, Reaction dynamics, Classical trajectories, Reaction rate Theory].