The Szabó Research Group

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Selected latest publications:

R. Alam, A. Das, G. Huang, L. Eriksson, F. Himo, K. J. Szabó*: Stereoselective Allylboration of Imines and Indoles under Mild Conditions. In Situ E/Z Isomerization of Imines by Allylboroxines. Chem. Sci. 2014, 5, 2732-2738.

T. S. N. Zhao, Y. Yang, T. Lessing, K. J. Szabó*: Borylation of Propargylic Substrates by Bimetallic Catalysis. Synthesis of Allenyl, Propargylic and Butadienyl Bpin Derivatives. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136, 7563-7566.

H.-P. Deng, L. Eriksson, K. J. Szabó*: Allylic sp3 C-H Borylation of Alkenes via Allyl-Pd intermediates. An Efficient Route to Allylboronates Chem. Comm. 2014, 50, 9207-9210.

A. Das, R. Alam, L. Eriksson, K. J. Szabó*: Stereocontrol in Synthesis of Homoallylic Amines. Syn Selective Direct Allylation of Hydrazones with Allylboronic Acids. Org. Lett. 2014, 16, 3808-3811.

Pincer and Pincer-Type Complexes: Applications in Organic Synthesis and Catalysis. Eds. K. J. Szabó, O. F. Wendt. VCH-Wiley,Weinheim 2014, ISBN: 978-3-527-33442-1.[summary] [Angewandte review]

N. O. Ilchenko, B. O. A Tasch, K. J. Szabó*: Mild Silver Mediated Geminal Difluorination of Styrenes by Air and Moisture Stable Fluoroiodane Reagent. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, 53, 12897-12901.

 H.-P. Deng, D. Wang, K. J. Szabó*: Direct Allylation of Quinones with Allylboronates.  J. Org. Chem. 2015, 80, 3343-3348.

 T. S. N. Zhao, J. Zhao,  K. J. Szabó*: Stereoselective Synthesis of 1,4-Diols by a Tandem Allylboration–Allenylboration Sequence. Org. Lett. 2015, 17, 2290-2293.

W. Yuan, K. J. Szabó*: Catalytic Intramolecular Aminofluorination, Oxyfluorination, and Carbofluorination with a Stable and Versatile Hypervalent Fluoroiodine Reagent. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2015, 15, 8533-8537.

R. Alam, T. Vollgraff, L. Eriksson, K. J. Szabó*: Synthesis of Adjacent Quaternary Stereocenters by Catalytic Asymmetric Allylboration. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137, 11262-11265.

A. Das, D. Wang, M.-C. Belhomme, K. J. Szabó*: Copper-Catalyzed Cross-Coupling of Allylboronic Acids with a-Diazoketones. Org. Lett. 2015, 17, 4754-4757. ACS Editors’ Choice 9/16/15

Y. Zhao, K. J. Szabó*: Catalytic Borylative Opening of Propargyl Cyclopropane, Epoxide, Aziridine and Oxetane Substrates. Ligand Controlled Synthesis of Allenyl Boronates and Alkenyl Diboronates. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2016, 55, 1502-1506.

Y. Yang, K. J. Szabó*: Synthesis of Allenes by Catalytic Coupling of Propargyl Carbonates with Aryl Iodides in the Presence of Diboron Species. J. Org. Chem. 2016, 81, 250-255.

N. O. Ilchenko, M. A. Cortés, K. J. Szabó*: Palladium Catalyzed Iodofluorination of Alkenes using Fluoro-Iodoxole Reagent. ACS Catal. 2016, 6, 447-450.


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