Publications

2018       2017      2016      2014

2018

11) Synthesis and reactivity of a PCcarbeneP cobalt(I) complex: The missing link in the cobalt PXP pincer series (X = B, C, N)


S. Sung, Q.Y. Wang, T. Kraemer, R. D. Young, Chem. Sci. 2018, 9 (43), 8234–8241 . 


DOI:10.1039/C8SC02782J

10) Selective Monodefluorination and Wittig Functionalization of gem-Difluoromethyl Groups to Generate Monofluoroalkenes


D. Mandal, R. Gupta, R. D. Young, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2018, 140 (34), 10682–10686

 

DOI:10.1021/jacs.8b06770 

9) Bimetallic complexes of group 8, 9 and 11 metals bridged by RB(NCH2PPh2)2C6H4 (R = H, 4‐C6H4X; X = H, Me, F) ligands


S. Sung, A. Ang, A. F. Hill, C. Ma, R. Y Kong, J. S. Ward, R. D. Young, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2018, 2018 (24), 2855–2864. 


DOI:10.1002/ejic.201800448 

8) A stable carbocation generated via 2,5-cyclohexadien-1-one protonation


C. Fraser, R. D. Young, J. Org. Chem., 2018, 83 (1), 505–509.


DOI: 10.1021/acs.joc.7b02668

2017

7) Facile generation of iridium PCcarbeneP pincer complexes via water elimination from an alcohol proligand


S. Sung, R. D. Young, Dalton Trans., 2017, 46 (44), 15407–15414.


DOI: 10.1039/C7DT03690F

6) Protonolysis of an α-Hydroxyl Ligand for the Generation of a PCcarbeneP Pincer Complex and Subsequent Reactivity Studies


S. Sung, T. Joachim, T. Krämer, R. D. Young, Organometallics, 201736 (16), 3117–3124.


DOI: 10.1021/acs.organomet.7b00461

5) Convergent (De)Hydrogenative Pathways via a Rhodium α-Hydroxylalkyl Complex


S. Sung, J. K. Boon, J. J. C. Lee, N. A. Rajabi, S. A. Macgregor, T. Krämer, R. D. Young, Organometallics, 2017, 36 (8), 1609–1617.


DOI: 10.1021/acs.organomet.7b00158

4) Aluminum-Catalyzed Cross-Coupling of Silylalkynes with Aliphatic C–F Bonds


A. K. Jaiswal, K. K. K. Goh, S. Sung, R. D. Young, Org. Lett., 2017, 19 (7), 1934–1937.


DOI: 10.1021/acs.orglett.7b00712

2016



3) Sterically congested phosphonium borate acids as effective Brønsted acid catalysts


A. Sinha, A. K. Jaiswal, R. D. Young, Polyhedron, 2016, 120, 36–43.


DOI:10.1016/j.poly.2016.05.04


2) Catalytic halodefluorination of aliphatic carbon–fluorine bonds


K. K. K. Goh, A. Sinha, C. Fraser, R. D. Young. RSC Adv. 2016, 6, 42708–42712.


DOI: 10.1039/C6RA09429E

2014

1) Characterisation of Alkane σ-Complexes


R. D. Young, Chem. Eur. J., 2014, 20, 12704–12718.


DOI: 10.1002/chem.201403485