The PGA Research Group

Publication List

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2015 Publications

1. Peters, B.K.; Liu, J.; Margarita, C.; Andersson, P. G. (2015). "Formal Total Synthesis of Aliskiren."Chemistry - A European Journal 21: 1-6.

2. Olsen, E. P. K.; Singh, T.; Harris, P.; Andersson, P. G.; Madsen, R. (2015). "Experimental and Theoretical Mechanistic Investigation of the Iridium-Catalyzed Dehydrogenative Decarbonylation of Primary Alcohols." Journal of the American Chemical Society137(2): 834-842.

3. Quan, X.; Kerdphon, S.; Andersson, P. G. (2015). "C-C Coupling of Ketones with Methanol Catalyzed by a N-Heterocyclic Carbene–Phosphine Iridium Complex." Chemistry - A European Journal 21(9): 3576-3579.

4. Biosca, M.; Paptchikhine, A.; Pàmies, O.; Andersson, P. G.; Diéguez, M. (2015). "Extending the Substrate Scope of Bicyclic P-Oxazoline/Thiazole Ligands for Ir-Catalyzed Hydrogenation of Unfunctionalized Olefins by Introducing a Biaryl Phosphoroamidite Group." Chemistry - A European Journal 21(8): 3455-3464.  

2014 Publications

1. Peters, B.K.; Zhou, T.; Rujirawanich, J.; Cadu, A.; Singh, T.; Rabten, W.; Kerdphon, S.;       Andersson, P. G. (2014). "An Enantioselective Approach to the Preparation of Chiral Sulfones by Ir-Catalyzed Asymmetric Hydrogenation." Journal of the American Chemical Society 136(47): 16557-16562.

2. Verendel, J. J.; Pàmies, O.; Diéguez, M.; Andersson, P. G. (2014). "Asymmetric Hydrogenation of Olefins using Chiral Crabtree-type Catalysts – Scope and Limitations." Chemical Reviews 114(4): 2130-2169.

3. Quan, X; Parihar, V. S.; Bera, M.; Andersson, P. G. (2014). "Iridium Catalysts with Chiral Bicyclic Pyridine-Phosphane Ligands for the Asymmetric Hydrogenation of Olefins." (2014). European Journal of Organic Chemistry 2014(1): 140-146. SwePub

2013 Publications

1. Cele, Z. E. D., S. C. Sosibo, Andersson, P. G.; Kruger, H. G.; Maguire, G. E. M.; Govender, T. (2013). "Catalytic asymmetric carbon–carbon bond forming reactions catalyzed by tetrahydroisoquinoline (TIQ) N,N′-dioxide ligands." Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 24(4): 191-195.

2. Verendel, J. J., Nordlund, M., Andersson, P. G. (2013). "Selective Metal-Catalyzed Transfer of H2 and CO from Polyols to Alkenes." ChemSusChem 6(3): 426-429. SwePub

3. Li, J.-Q. and Andersson, P. G. (2013). "Room temperature and solvent-free iridium-catalyzed selective alkylation of anilines with alcohols." Chemical Communications 49(55): 6131-6133. SwePub

4. Cadu, A. and Andersson, P. G. (2013). "Iridium catalysis: application of asymmetric reductive hydrogenation." Dalton Transactions 42: 14345-14356. SwePub

5. Yotapan, N., Paptchikhine, A., Bera, M.; Avula, S. K.; Vilaivan, T.; Andersson, P. G. (2013). "Simple Proline-Derived Phosphine-Thiazole Iridium Complexes for Asymmetric Hydrogenation of Trisubstituted Olefins." Asian Journal of Organic Chemistry 2(8): 674-680. SwePub

2012 Publications

1. Pawar, S.S.; Chakka, S.K.; Andersson, P. G.; Kruger, H.G.; Maguire, G.E.M.; Govender, T. (2012) "Comparison of tetrahydroisoquinoline (TIQ) thiazole and oxazoline ligands for asymmetric Henry reactions." South African Journal of Chemistry 65: 23-29.

2. Verendel, J. J., J.-Q. Li, Quan, X.; Peters, B.; Zhou, T.; Gautun, O. R.; Govender, T.; Andersson, P. G. (2012). "Chiral Hetero- and Carbocyclic Compounds from the Asymmetric Hydrogenation of Cyclic Alkenes." Chemistry – A European Journal 18(21): 6507-6513. SwePub

3. Li, J.-Q., X. Quan, Andersson, P. G. (2012). "Highly Enantioselective Iridium-Catalyzed Hydrogenation of α,β-Unsaturated Esters." Chemistry – A European Journal 18(34): 10609-10616.

4. Zhou, T., B. Peters, Maldonado, M. F.; Govender, T.; Andersson, P. G. (2012). "Enantioselective Synthesis of Chiral Sulfones by Ir-Catalyzed Asymmetric Hydrogenation: A Facile Approach to the Preparation of Chiral Allylic and Homoallylic Compounds." Journal of the American Chemical Society 134(33): 13592-13595.

5. Cadu, A. and Andersson, P. G. (2012). "Development of iridium-catalyzed asymmetric hydrogenation: New catalysts, new substrate scope." Journal of Organometallic Chemistry 714(0): 3-11. SwePub

2011 Publications

1. Mazuela, J., Norrby, P.-O.; Andersson, P. G.; Pamies, O.; Dieguez, M. (2011) "Pyranoside Phosphite-Oxazoline Ligands for the Highly Versatile and Enantioselective Ir-Catalyzed Hydrogenation of Minimally Functionalized Olefins. A Combined Theoretical and Experimental Study." Journal of the American Chemical Society 133(34): 13634-13645.

2. Mazuela, J., Tolstoy, P.; Pamies, O.; Andersson, P. G.; Dieguez, M. (2011) "Phosphite-oxazole/imidazole ligands in asymmetric intermolecular Heck reaction." Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry 9(3): 941-946.

3. Verendel, J. J., Church, T. L.; Andersson, P. G. (2011) "Catalytic One-Pot Production of Small Organics from Polysaccharides." Synthesis-Stuttgart(11): 1649-1677.

4. Paptchikhine, A., Itto, K.; Andersson, P. G. (2011) "Sequential Birch reaction and asymmetric Ir-catalyzed hydrogenation as a route to chiral building blocks." Chemical Communications 47(13): 3989-3991.

5. Cadu, A., Paptchikhine, A.; Andersson, P. G. (2011) "Birch Reaction Followed by Asymmetric Iridium-Catalysed Hydrogenation." Synthesis-Stuttgart(23): 3796-3800.

6. Li, J-Q., Peters, B.; Andersson, P. G (2011) "Highly Enantioselective Asymmetric Isomerization of Primary Allylic Alcohols with an Iridium-N, P Complex." Chemistry-A European Journal 17(40): 11143-11145.

2010 Publications

1. Church, T. L.; Rasmussen, T.; Andersson, P. G. (2010), "Enantioselectivity in the Iridium-Catalyzed Hydrogenation of Unfunctionalized Olefins." Organometallics 29(24): 6769-6781.

2. Pàmies, O.; Andersson, P. G.; Diéguez, M. (2010), "Asymmetric hydrogenation of minimally functionalized terminal olefins: an alternative sustainable and direct strategy for preparing enantioenriched hydrocarbons." Chemistry - A European Journal 16(48): 14232-14240. 

3. Chakka, S.; Byron, K. P.; Andersson, P. G.;Maguire, G. E. M.; Kruger, H. G.; Govender, T. (2010). "Iridium-catalyzed asymmetric hydrogenation of olefns using TIQ phosphine–oxazoline ligands." 21(18): 2295–2301.

4. Verendel, J. J.; Zhou, T.; Li, J.-Q.; Paptchikhine, A.; Lebedev, O.; Andersson, P. G. (2010). "Highly flexible synthesis of chiral azacycles via iridium-catalyzed hydrogenation." Journal of the American Chemical Society 132(26): 8880-8881.

5. Li, J.-Q.; Paptchikhine, A.; Govender, T.; Andersson, P. G. (2010). "Bicyclic Phosphine-Thiazole Ligands for the Asymmetric Hydrogenation of Olefins." Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 21(11-12): 1328-1333.

6. Kawthekar, R. B.; Chakka, S.; Francis, V.; Andersson, P. G.; Kruger, H. G.; Maguire, G. E. M.; Govender, T. (2010). "Synthesis of tetrahydroisoquinoline (TIQ)-oxazoline ligands and their application in enantioselective Henry reactions." Tetrahedron: Asymmetry (2010), 21(7), 846-852.

7. Byron, K. P.; Chakka, S.; Naicker, T.; Maguire, G. E. M.; Kruger, H. G.; Andersson, P. G.; Govender, T. (2010). "Synthesis of tetrahydroisoquinoline-diamine ligands and their application in asymmetric transfer hydrogenation." Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 21(6): 679-687.

8. Mazuela, J.; Paptchikhine, A.; Pàmies, O.; Diéguez, M.; Andersson, P. G. (2010). "Adaptative biaryl phosphite-oxazole and phosphite-thiazole ligands for asymmetric Ir-catalyzed hydrogenation of alkenes." Chemistry - A European Journal 16(15): 4567-4576.  

9. Chakka, S. K.; Andersson, P. G.; Kruger, H. G.; Maguire, G. E. M.; Govender, T. (2010). "Synthesis and Screening of C1-Substituted Tetrahydroisoquinoline Derivatives for Asymmetric Transfer Hydrogenation Reactions." European Journal of Organic Chemistry (5): 972-980. SwePub

10. Mazuela, J.; Paptchikhine, A.; Tolstoy, P.; Pàmies, O.; Diéguez, M.; Andersson, P. G. (2010). "A new class of modular P,N-ligand library for asymmetric Pd-catalyzed allylic substitution reactions. A study of the key Pd-π-allyl intermediates." Chemistry - A European Journal 16(2): 620-638.