The Olofsson Research Group

 

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Erik Lindstedt, Marcus Reitti and Berit Olofsson*
One-Pot Synthesis of Unsymmetric Diaryliodonium Salts from Iodine and Arenes
J. Org. Chem. 2017, 82, 11909–11914 (invited for Special issue). Link Article on Request

Elin Stridfeldt, Erik Lindstedt, Marcus Reitti, Jan Blid, Per-Ola Norrby and Berit Olofsson*
Competing Pathways in O-Arylations with Diaryliodonium Salts - Mechanistic Insights
"Hot Paper" in Chem. Eur. J. 2017, 23, 13249-13258. Link (online open) PDF
Among the top 10 most accessed papers in September!

Elin Stridfeldt, Alexandra Seemann, Marinus J. Bouma, Chandan Dey, Anne Ertan and Berit Olofsson*
Synthesis, Characterization and Unusual Reactivity of Vinylbenziodoxolones - Novel Hypervalent Iodine Reagents
"Hot Paper" in Chem. Eur. J. 2016, 22, 16066-16070. Link

Erik Lindstedt, Elin Stridfeldt and Berit Olofsson*
Mild Synthesis of Sterically Congested Alkyl Aryl Ethers
Org. Lett. 2016, 18, 4234-4237. Link (online open) PDF
Highlighted in Organic Synthesis Highlights (June 2017) and Organic Chemistry Portal.

Gergely L. Tolnai, Ulf J. Nilsson and Berit Olofsson*
Efficient O-Functionalization of Carbohydrates with Electrophilic Reagents
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2016, 55, 11226-11230. Link (online open) PDF
Angew. Chem. 2016, 128, 11392-11396. Link (online open)

Marcus Reitti, Piret Villo and Berit Olofsson*
One-Pot C-H Functionalization of Arenes via Diaryliodonium Salts
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2016, 55, 8928–8932. Link (online open) PDF
Angew. Chem. 2016, 128, 9074-9078. Link (online open)
Among the 10 most accessed papers in ACIE in June!

Highlighted in Organic Process Research & Development in August.

Chandan Dey, Erik Lindstedt and Berit Olofsson*
Metal-Free C-Arylation of Nitro Compounds with Diaryliodonium Salts
Org. Lett. 2015, 17, 4554-4557. Link (Article on Request)  SwePub
Highlighted in Organic Chemistry Portal.

Michael Brown, Marion Delorme, Florence Malmedy, Joel Malmgren, Berit Olofsson,
Thomas Wirth*
Synthesis of Chiral Diaryliodonium Salts
Synlett 2015, 26, 1573-1577. Link (open access) PDF  SwePub

Fredrik Tinnis, Elin Stridfeldt, Helena Lundberg, Hans Adolfsson* and Berit Olofsson*
Metal-Free Arylation of Amides at Room Temperature
Org. Lett. 2015, 17, 2688-2691. Link (Article on Request)  SwePub
Highlighted in Organic Chemistry Portal.

Joel Malmgren, Anuja Nagendiran, Cheuk-Wai Tai, Jan-E. Bäckvall,* and Berit Olofsson*
C-2 Selective Arylation of Indoles with Heterogeneous Nanopalladium and Diaryliodonium Salts
Chem. Eur. J. 2014, 20, 13531-13535. Link (online open)   PDF SwePub

 

 

Raju Ghosh, Elin Stridfeldt and Berit Olofsson*
Metal-Free One-Pot Synthesis of Benzofurans
Chem. Eur. J. 2014, 20, 8888-8892. Link  SwePub

Raju Ghosh, Erik Lindstedt, Nazli Jalalian and Berit Olofsson*
Room Temperature, Metal-Free Arylation of Aliphatic Alcohols
ChemistryOpen, 2014, 3, 54-57. Link (open access) PDF SwePub


Raju Ghosh and Berit Olofsson*
Metal-Free Synthesis of N-Aryloxyimides and Aryloxyamines
Org. Lett. 2014, 16, 1830-1832. Link (Article on request)  SwePub
Highligted in Organic Chemistry Portal.


Marcin Bielawski, Joel Malmgren, Leticia M. Pardo, Ylva Wikmark and Berit Olofsson*
One-Pot Synthesis and Applications of N-Heteroaryl Iodonium Salts     
ChemistryOpen 2014, 3, 19-22. Link (open access) PDF  SwePub


Erik Lindstedt, Raju Ghosh and Berit Olofsson*
Metal-Free Synthesis of Aryl Ethers in Water
Org. Lett. 2013, 15, 6070-6073. Link (Article on request)  SwePub
Highlighted in Organic Chemistry Portal.


Anees Ahmad, Paulo Scarassati, Nazli Jalalian, Berit Olofsson and Luiz F. Silva, Jr.*
Oxidative Rearrangement of Alkenes using In Situ Generated Iodine(III) Reagents
Tetrahedron Lett.
2013, 54, 5818-5820. Link  SwePub

Bo Lindberg, Eleanor A. Merritt, Melanie Rayl, Chenxiao Liu, Ingela Parmryd, Berit Olofsson and Ingrid Faye*
Immunogenic and antioxidant effects of a pathogen-associated prenyl pyrophosphate in Anopheles gambiae
PLoS One 2013, 8, e73868. Link (open access) PDF  SwePub

Joel Malmgren, Stefano Santoro, Nazli Jalalian, Fahmi Himo* and Berit Olofsson*
Arylation with Unsymmetrical Diaryliodonium Salts – a Chemoselectivity Study
Chem. Eur. J. 2013, 19, 10334-10342. Link (online open) PDF  SwePub


Nazli Jalalian and Berit Olofsson*
Synthesis of Koser's Reagent & Derivatives
Org. Synth. 2013, 90, 1-9. Link (open access) PDF  SwePub


Marinus J. Bouma and Berit Olofsson*
General One-Pot Synthesis of Alkynyliodonium Salts and Alkynyl Benziodoxolones from Aryl Iodides
Chem. Eur. J. 2012, 18, 14242-14245. Link   SwePub


Nazli Jalalian, Tue B. Petersen and Berit Olofsson*
Metal-Free Arylation of Oxygen Nucleophiles with Diaryliodonium Salts
Chem. Eur. J. 2012, 18, 14140-14149. Link  SwePub

Fernanda A. Siqueira, Eloisa E. Ishikawa, André Fogaca, Andréa T. Faccio, Vânia M. T. Carneiro, Rafael R. S. Soares, Aline Utaka, Iris R. M. Tébéka, Marcin Bielawski, Berit Olofsson and Luiz F. Silva, Jr.*
Metal-Free Synthesis of Indanes by Iodine(III)-Mediated Ring Contraction of 1,2-Dihydronaphthalenes
J. Braz. Chem. Soc. 2011, 22, 1795-1807. Link    SwePub

Tue B. Petersen, Rehan Khan and Berit Olofsson*
Metal-Free Synthesis of Aryl Esters from Carboxylic Acids and Diaryliodonium Salts
Org. Lett. 2011, 13, 3462-3465. Link    SwePub
Highligted in Organic Chemistry Portal twice: 1st - 2nd link.


Eleanor A. Merritt and Berit Olofsson*
Synthesis of a Range of Iodine(III) Compounds Directly from Iodoarenes
Eur. J. Org. Chem. (Special Issue Women in Chemistry) 2011, 3690-3694. Link  SwePub 


Nazli Jalalian, Eloisa E. Ishikawa, Luiz F. Silva Jr. and Berit Olofsson*
Room Temperature, Metal-Free Synthesis of Diaryl Ethers with Use of Diaryliodonium Salts
Org. Lett. 2011, 13, 1552-1555. Link   SwePub
Highligted in Organic Chemistry Portal.


Eleanor A. Merritt, Vania M. T. Carneiro, Luiz F. Silva Jr. and Berit Olofsson*
Facile Synthesis of Koser's Reagent & Derivatives from Iodine or Aryl Iodides
J. Org. Chem. 2010, 75, 7416-7419. Link     SwePub
Highligted in Organic Chemistry Portal.


Per-Ola Norrby,* Tue B. Petersen, Marcin Bielawski and Berit Olofsson*
α-Arylation by Rearrangement: On the Reaction of Enolates with Diaryliodonium Salts
Chem. Eur. J. 2010, 16, 8251-8254. Link   SwePub


Nazli Jalalian and Berit Olofsson*
Design and Asymmetric Synthesis of Chiral Diaryliodonium Salts
Tetrahedron (Symposia-in-Print) 2010, 66, 5793-5800. Link    SwePub


Eleanor A. Merritt, Joel Malmgren, Felix J. Klinke and Berit Olofsson*
Synthesis of Diaryliodonium Triflates using Environmentally Benign Oxidizing Agents
Synlett 2009, 2277-2280. Link   SwePub

Marcin Bielawski and Berit Olofsson*
Efficient One-pot Synthesis of Bis(4-tert-Butylphenyl)Iodonium Triflate
Org. Synth. 2009, 86, 308-314. Link (open access) PDF   SwePub


Marcin Bielawski, David Aili and Berit Olofsson*
Regiospecific One-Pot Synthesis of Diaryliodonium Tetrafluoroborates from Arylboronic Acids and Aryl Iodides
J. Org. Chem. 2008, 73, 4602-4607. Link    SwePub
Highligted in Organic Chemistry Portal.


Mingzhao Zhu, Nazli Jalalian and Berit Olofsson*
One-Pot Synthesis of Diaryliodonium Salts using Toluenesulphonic Acid: A Fast Entry to Electron-Rich Diaryliodonium Tosylates and Triflates
Synlett, 2008, 592-596. Link   SwePub
Highligted in Organic Chemistry Portal.


Marcin Bielawski, Mingzhao Zhu and Berit Olofsson*
Efficient and General One-Pot Synthesis of Diaryliodonium Triflates: Optimization, Scope and Limitations
Adv. Synth. Catal. 2007, 349, 2610-2618. Link   SwePub


Marcin Bielawski and Berit Olofsson*
High-Yielding One-Pot Synthesis of Diaryliodonium Triflates from Arenes and Iodine or Aryl Iodides
Chem. Commun. 2007, 2521-2523. Link   SwePub


As Post Doc

Berit Olofsson, Krisztián Bogár, Ann-Britt L. Fransson and Jan-E. Bäckvall*
Divergent Asymmetric Synthesis of 3,5-Disubstituted Piperidines
J. Org. Chem. 2006, 71, 8256-8260. Link    SwePub

Berit Olofsson* and Varinder K. Aggarwal
Synthesis of Novel Heteroaryl Iodonium Salts and Enantioselective α-Arylation of Cyclohexanones
Proc. 2nd Int. Conf. on Hypervalent Iodine, 2006, 47-50. PDF    

Josefin E. Utas, Berit Olofsson and Björn Åkermark*
Efficient Synthesis of 2-Substituted Imidazoles by Palladium-Catalyzed Cross-Coupling with Benzylzinc Reagents
Synlett 2006, 1965-1967. Link    SwePub 


Varinder K. Aggarwal* and Berit Olofsson
Enantioselective α-Arylation of Cyclohexanones with Diaryl Iodonium Salts: Application to the Synthesis of (–)-Epibatidine
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2005, 44, 5516-5519. Link  SwePub  
Angew. Chem. 2005, 117, 5652-5655.


As PhD Student

Berit Olofsson and Peter Somfai*
Divergent Synthesis of D-erythro-Sphingosine, L-threo-Sphingosine and their Regioisomers
J. Org. Chem. 2003, 68, 2514-2517. Link   SwePub


Berit Olofsson and Peter Somfai*
Determination of the Relative Configuration of vic-Amino Alcohols
Tetrahedron Lett. 2003, 44, 1279-1281. Link  

Berit Olofsson and Peter Somfai*
A Regio- and Stereodivergent Route to all Isomers of vic-Amino Alcohols
J. Org. Chem. 2002, 67, 8574-8583. Link  

Berit Olofsson, Roel Wijtmans and Peter Somfai*
Synthesis of N-H Vinylaziridines: A Comparative Study
Tetrahedron 2002, 58, 5979-5982. Link  
Highligted in Organic Chemistry Portal.

Berit Olofsson and Peter Somfai*
A Regio- and Stereodivergent Route to all Isomers of vic-Amino Alcohols
Latvias J. Chem
. 2002, 1, 69-78. PDF  SwePub

Berit Olofsson, Uttam Khamrai and Peter Somfai*
A Regio- and Stereodivergent Synthesis of vic-Amino Alcohols
Org. Lett. 2000, 2, 4087-4089. Link  

Ulf M. Lindström, Berit Olofsson and Peter Somfai*
Microwave-Assisted Aminolysis of Vinylepoxides
Tetrahedron Lett. 1999, 40, 9273-9276. Link  SwePub

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