A joint manuscript with the Houk group at UCLA providing computational insight into the hydrazine-catalyzed carbonyl-olefin metathesis reaction has been accepted to Chemical Science.
The Lambert Group welcomes postdoctoral researcher Dr. Kenji Mishiro, who comes to us from Kyoto University (Kawabata Group).
Our cyclopropenimine-catalyzed Mannich paper has been highlighted in SynFacts by Prof. Benjamin List. [Link here]
Jeff's paper on cyclopropenimine-catalyzed enantioselective Mannich reactions has been accepted to JACS.
Our review on aminocyclopropenium ions has been accepted to Synthesis.
Lambert group chemistry now has its own "Professor Product Portal" page at Sigma-Aldrich. [Link here]
Former Lambert group member Ethan Fisher has accepted a senior scientist position at Pfizer, Groton. Congratulations Ethan!
Our carbonyl-olefin metathesis paper was highlighted in Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. by Prof. Ai-Lan Lee. [Link here]
Our carbonyl-olefin metathesis paper was highlighted in SynFacts by Prof. Ben List. [Link here]
Distortion-Accelerated Cycloadditions and Strain-Release-Promoted Cycloreversions in the Organocatalytic Carbonyl-Olefin Metathesis. Hong, X.; Liang, Y.; Griffith, A. K.; Lambert, T. H.; Houk, K. N. Chem. Sci. 2013, Advance article.
Cyclopropenimine-Catalyzed Enantioselective Mannich Reactions of t-Butyl Glycinates with N-Boc-Imines. Bandar, J. S.; Lambert, T. H. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 11799-11802.
Aminocyclopropenium Ions: Synthesis, Properties, and Applications. Bandar, J. S.; Lambert, T. H. Synthesis, 2013, 45, 2485-2498.
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.
Enantioselective Brønsted Base Catalysis with Chiral Cyclopropenimines. Bandar, J. S.; Lambert, T. H. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012, 134, 5552-5555.