Eric's paper on cyclopropenone-catalyzed mesylate inversion has been accepted to Org. Lett.
Eric Nacsa has been selected as the 2012-13 Arun Guthikonda Memorial Graduate Fellow.
The Lambert group welcomes first year graduate students Lea Benkoski, Meng Dou, Chirag Gheewala, and Xi Wang (Cathy).
Allison and Christine's paper on organocatalytic carbonyl-olefin metathesis has been accepted at JACS. Congratulations Allison and Christine!
Our chiral cyclopropenimine catalyst is now commercially available from Aldrich (product number L511188).
Cyclopropenone Catalyzed Substitution of Alcohols with Mesylate Ion. Nacsa, E. D.; Lambert, T. H. Org. Lett. 2013, 15, 38-41 .
Organocatalytic Carbonyl-Olefin Metathesis. Griffith, A. K.; Vanos, C. M.; Lambert, T. H. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012, 134, 18581-18584.
Diphenylcyclopropenone. Nacsa, E. D.; Lambert, T. H. Encyclopedia of Reagents for Organic Synthesis 2012. In press.
Enantioselective Brønsted Base Catalysis with Chiral Cyclopropenimines. Bandar, J. S.; Lambert, T. H. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012, 134, 5552-5555.
Featured in C&EN, April 2, 2012.
Development of a Catalytic Platform for Nucleophilic Substitution: Cyclopropenone Catalyzed Chlorodehydration of Alcohols. Vanos, C. M.; Lambert, T. H. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2011, 50, 12222-12226.