PUBLICATIONS
(¤ with visiting research scientists; * with Ph.D. Candidate; # with B.S. Candidate )

¤ Backbone Phosphonamide-Functionalized Imidazol-2-ylidene Complexes (with P. Majhi, G. Schnakenburg and R. Streubel) Aust. J. Chem. 2016, 69(), in Press.

Xylochemie – Ein Beitrag zur Nachhaltigen Chemischen Synthese (with Opatz, Till) GIT Labor-Fachzeitschrift, February 28, 2016. English translation of Author Accepted Manuscript.

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Xylochemistry: Making – Natural Products Entirely from Wood (with Stubba, Daniel; Lahm, Günther; Geffe, Mario; Runyon, Jason W.; Opatz, Till) Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2015, 54(47), 14187-14189.       Angew. Chem., 2015, 127(47), 14394-14396.

¤# Reactions of Imidazol(in)-2-ylidenes with electron deficient Fluoroolefins (with Calabrese, Joseph C.;  Dias, H. V. Rasika; Davidson, Fredric; Goerlich, Jens R.; Jockisch, Alexander; Kline, Michael; Marshall, William J.; Runyon, Jason W.) Phosphorus, Sulfur, Silicon, and the related Elements, 2016, 191(3), 527-534. Author Accepted Manuscript.

¤# Imidazol-2-ylidene Reactivity towards Cyanocarbons (with Calabrese, Joseph C.; Marshall, William J.; Runyon, Jason W.; Schiel, Christian; Schinnen, Christoph; Tamm, Matthias; Uchiyama, Yosuke) Z. Anorg. Allg. Chemie, 2015, 641(12-13), 2190-2198.

* Synthesis and Oxidative Desulfurization of PV-Functionalized Imidazole-2-thiones: Easy Access to P-Functional Ionic Liquids (with P. Majhi, G. Schnakenburg and R. Streubel) Aust. J. Chem. 2015, 68(8), 1282-1292.

* Role of Electronegative Substituents on the Bond Energies in the Grubbs Metathesis Catalysts for M = Fe, Ru, Os (with M. Vasiliu, Monica and D. A. Dixon) J. Phys.Chem. C 2014, 118(25), 13563-13577.

* Role of Electronegative Substituents on the Bond Energies in the Grubbs Metathesis Catalysts for M = Fe, Ru, Os (with M. Vasiliu, Monica and D. A. Dixon) J. Phys.Chem. C 2014, 118(25), 13563-13577.

*¤# The zwitterionic structure of the parent amidinium tetrazolide and a rare tetrazole ring-opening reaction (with Y. Uchiyama, J. S. Dolphin, R. L. Harlow and W. J. Marshall) Aust. J. Chem. 2014, 67(3), 405-410.

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Electronic structure predictions of the properties of non-innocent P-ligands in group 6B transition metal complexes (with E. B. Garner III, R. Streubel and D. A. Dixon) Dalton Trans. 2014, 43(5), 2069-2078.

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Substituted 2-13C-Imidazolium Salts and Metal NHC Complexes for the Investigation of Electronic Unsymmetry by NMR (with J. Emsermann and T. Opatz) Synthesis 2013, 45(16), 2251-2264.

* Fused Spirocyclic Imidazolone Ketals (with G. Gurau, S. P. Kelley, W. J. Marshall and J. W. Runyon) Angew. Chemie, Int. Ed. 2013, 52(41), 10871-10873.

* Synthesis and first complexes of C4/5 P-bifunctional imidazole-2-thiones (with P. Majhi, S. Sauerbrey, A. Leiendecker, G. Schnakenburg and R.Streubel ) Dalton Trans. 2013, 42(36), 13126-13136.

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¤# Synthesis and Complexes of Fluoroalkoxy Carbenes (with J. S. Dolphin, G. Gurau, W.  J. Marshall, J. C. Nelson, V. A. Petrov, and J. W. Runyon) Angew. Chemie, Int. Ed. 2013, 52(19), 5110-4.

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Computational Studies of the Properties of Azole·xBH3 Adducts for Chemical Hydrogen Storage Systems (with M. Vasiliu, and D. Dixon) J. Phys. Chem. C, 2012, 116 (42),  22196–211.

 * Synthesis of Backbone P-Functionalized Imidazol-2-ylidene Complexes: En Route to Novel Functional Ionic Liquid (with P. K. Majhi, S. Sauerbrey, G. Schnakenburg, and R. Streubel) Inorg. Chem. 2012, 51(19), 10408-16.

* Synthesis of Bis(imidazole-2-thione)phosphanes (with S. Sauerbrey, P. K. Majhi, S. Schweiger, T. G. Moga,  and R. Streubel) Heteroatom Chem. 2012, 23(6), 513-9.

* Synthesis, Structure and Reactivity of 4-Phosphanylated 1,3-Dialkyl-imidazole-2-thiones (with S. Sauerbrey, P. K. Majhi, G. Schnakenburg, and R. Streubel) Dalton Trans. 2012, 41, 5368-76.

* Synthesis of Stabilized Phosphinidenoid Complexes Using Weakly Coordinating Cations (with L. Duan, V. Nesterov, J. W. Runyon, G. Schnakenburg, and R. Streubel) Aust. J. Chem. 2011, 64(8), 1583-6.

* On the dual role of N-heterocyclic carbenes as bases and nucleophiles in reactions with organic halides (with C. E. I. Knappke, H. Jiao, J.-M. Neudörfl, and A. Jacobi von Wangelin) Synthesis 2011, 23, 3784-3795.
 
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Carbene-Based Lewis Pairs for Hydrogen Activation (with J. W. Runyon, O. Steinhof, H. V. R. Dias, J. C. Calabrese, and W. J. Marshall) Aust. J. Chem. 2011, 64(8), 1165-1172.

N-Heterocyclic Carbenes Aust. J. Chem. 2011, 64(8), 1106-1108.

*¤# Intensive NMR study of 1-t-butyl-3-methyl-2,4-bis(2,4,6-tri-t-butylphenyl)-1,3-diphosphacyclobutane-2,4-diyl (with M. Yoshifuji, S. Osborn, K. A.  Belmore, and S. Ito) Heteroatom Chem. 2011, 22(3-4), 331-338.

*¤ Bond Energies in Models of the Schrock Metathesis Catalysts (with M. Vasiliu, S. Li, and D. A. Dixon) J.  P. Chem. C 2011, 115(24), 12106-12120.

¤ Modeling the Direct Activation of Dihydrogen by a P2C2-Cyclic Biradical: Formation of a Cyclic Bis(P-H λ5-phosphorane) (with S. Ito, J. Miura, N. Morita, and M. Yoshifuji) Phos. Sulf. Silic. 2011, 186(4), 754-755.

*¤ Diverse Reactions of Sterically Protected 1,3-Diphosphacyclobutane-2,4-diyls with Hydride (with S. Ito, J. Miura, N. Morita, and M. Yoshifuji) Phos. Sulf. Silic. 2011, 186(4), 756-757.

*¤# NMR Studies of 1-tert-Butyl-3-methyl-2,4-bis(2,4,6-tri-tert-butylphenyl)-1,3-diphosphacyclobutane-2,4-diyl (with M. Yoshifuji, S. Osborn, K. A.  Belmore, and S. Ito) Phos. Sulf. Silic. 2011, 186(4), 745-746.

*¤ When sterics overcome electronics: an unusual haptotropic P→N pentacarbonyltungsten shift (with H. Helten, G. Schnakenburg, J. Daniels, and R. Streubel) Organomet. 2011, 30(1), 84-91.

*¤ Synthesis and physicochemical properties of stable 1,3-diphosphacyclobutane-2,4-diyls bearing sulfanyl groups (with S. Ito, J. Miura, N. Morita, and M. Yoshifuji) Comptes Rendus Chimie 2010, 13(8-9), 1180-11841.

*¤ Synthesis and properties of oligo(biradicals) composed of 1,3-diphosphacyclobutane-2,4-diyl units and benzyl-type linkers (with S. Ito, J. Miura, N. Morita, and M. Yoshifuji) Heteroatom Chem. 2010, 21(6), 404-411.

*¤  Synthesis and properties of oligo(biradicals) composed of 1,3-diphosphacyclobutane-2,4-diyl units and benzyl-type linkers (with S. Ito, J. Miura, N. Morita, and M. Yoshifuji) Dalton Trans., 2010, 39(35), 8281-8287.

* Fused polycyclic nucleophilic carbenes - synthesis, structure, and function (with L. Iconaru) Dalton Trans., 2009(35),  6903-6914.

Carbenes Introduction (with G.
Bertrand)  Chem. Rev. 2009109(8),  3209-3210 .

Modeling the Direct Activation of Dihydrogen by a P2C2 Cyclic Biradical: Formation of a Cyclic Bis(P-H λ5-phosphorane).   (with S. Ito, J. Miura, N. Morita, M.  Yoshifuji)  Inorg. Chem., 200948(17),  8063-8065.

Catenation of 1,3-diphosphacyclobutane-2,4-diyl units having 2,4,6-tri-tert-butylphenyl protecting groups and a P-sec-butyl group in the ring.    (with S. Ito, J. Miura, N. Morita, and M. Yoshifuji  Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem., 2009635(3),  488-495.

* Diammoniosilane: Computational Prediction of the Thermodynamic Properties of a Potential Chemical Hydrogen Storage System (with D. J. Grant, and D. A. Dixon)    J. Phys. Chem. A,  2009113(4),  750-755.

Studies on Stable 1,3-Diphosphacyclobutane-2,4-diyls (with M. Yoshifuji, and S. Ito) Phosphorus, Sulfur, and Silicon, 2008, 183, 335-9.

* The Heats of Formation of Diazene, Hydrazine, N2H3+, N2H5+, N2H, and N2H3 and the Methyl Derivatives CH3NNH, CH3NNCH3, and CH3HNNHCH3 (with Myrna Matus and David A. Dixon) J. Phys. Chem. A, 2006, 110(33), 10116-21.

Oxidation of 1,3-Diphosphacyclobutane-2,4-diyl with Ammoniumyl Antimonate and EPR Study of the Corresponding Cation Radical (with Masaaki Yoshifuji, Tatyana A. Konovalova, Lowell D. Kispert, Manabu Kikuchi, and Shigekazu Ito) Chem. Lett., 2006, 35(10), 1136-7.
 

Preparation and Characterization of an Air-Tolerant 1,3-Diphosphacyclobuten-4-yl Radical (with Shigekazu Ito, Manabu Kikuchi, Masaaki Yoshifuji, Tatyana A. Konovalova, and Lowell D. Kispert) Angew. Chemie , 2006, 118(26), 4447-51. Angew. Chemie, Int. Ed. Engl, 2006, 45(26), 4341-45.

Accurate Heats of Formation of the 'Arduengo-type' Carbene and Various Adducts Including H2 from Ab Initio Molecular Orbital Theory (with David A. Dixon) J. Phys. Chem. A, 2006, 110(5), 1968-74.

Reaction of Tetramethylimidazol-2-ylidene with (TptBu,Me )YbE(thf) (E = I, CH2SiMe3): Simple Adduct and a Hydrocarbyl Tethered Carbene Ligand (with Gregory M. Ferrence, Alexander Jockisch, Hyo-Joong Kim, Robert McDonald, and Josef Takats. ) J. of Alloys and Compounds, 2006, 418(1-2), 184-8.

* A Bimetallic Complex Containing a Cyclopentadienyl-Annulated Imidazol-2-Ylidene (with Daniela Tapu and William J. Marshall) J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2005, 127(47), 16400-1.

* The Generation of a Metallocene-Fused Imidazol-2-ylidene and its Mercury Complex (with Daniela Tapu and William J. Marshall) Angew. Chemie , 2005, 117(44), 7406-10. Angew. Chemie, Int. Ed. Engl, 2005, 44(44), 7240-4.

A zwitterionic cyclopentadienyl annulated imidazolium salt (with Thomas P. Bannenberg, Daniela Tapu and William J. Marshall) Tetrahedron Lett., 2005, 46(40), 6847.

*¤ Heteroferrocene: The Synthesis of Bis[(3a,4,5,6,6a-η)-1,3,4,5,6-pentamethylcyclopenta[d]imidazo-2-thionoyl]iron(II) (with Thomas P. Bannenberg, Daniela Tapu and William J. Marshall) Chem. Lett., 2005, 34(7),1010.

* Chapter on "Tri- and Dicoordinated Ions, Radicals and Carbenes Bearing Two Heteroatoms (RX2C+, RX2C., RX2C-, X2C:" in "Comprehensive Organic Functional Group Transformations II", Eds. A.R. Katritzky, R.J.K. Taylor, G.A. Molander, Elsevier Pergamon, NY, 2005, 1103-25.

¤ Nucleophilic Carbenes and their Applications in Modern Complex Catalysis.  (with T. P. Bannenberg) The Strem Chemiker. 2002, 19(1), 1-9.

*¤ A Stable Dirhodium Tetracarboxylate Carbenoid: Crystal Structure, Bonding Analysis, and Catalysis. (with J. P. Snyder, A. Padwa, T. Stengel, A. Jockisch, and H.-J. Kim) J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2001, 123, 11318.

* Carbene Complexes of Pnictogen Pentafluorides and Boron Trifluoride. (with F. Davidson, R. Krafczyk, W. J. Marshall, and R. Schmutzler) Monatshe. 2000, 131, 251-65.

Looking for Stable Carbenes: The difficulity in starting Anew. Acc. Chem. Res. 1999, 32, 913-21.

*¤ C-H Insertion Reactions of Nucleophilic Carbenes. (with J. C. Calabrese, F. Davidson, H. V. R. Dias, J. R. Goerlich, R. Krafczyk, W. J. Marshall, M. Tamm, and R. Schmutzler) Helv. Chim. Acta 1999, 82(12), 2348-64.

*¤ Imidazolylidenes, Imidazolinylidenes and Imidazolidines. (with H. A. Craig, J. R. Goerlich, R. Krafczyk, W. J. Marshall, R. Schmutzler and M. Unverzagt) Tetrahedron1999, 55, 14523-34 .

¤ Carbene Adducts of Dimethylcadmium. (with J. R. Goerlich, F. Davidson, and W. J. Marshall) Z. Naturforsch., B: Chem. Sci. 1999, 54B, 1350.

* A tris(trifluoromethyl)antimony adduct of a nucleophilic carbene: Geometric Distortions in Carbene Adducts. (with R. Krafczyk, W. Mahler, W. J. Marshall and R. Schmutzler) Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem. 1999, 625(11), 1813-7.

¤ Carbene-Lithium Interactions. (with M. Tamm, J. C. Calabrese, F. Davidson, and W. J. Marshall) Chem. Lett. 1999, 1021-2.

¤* Adducts of Carbenes with Main Group II and XII Metallocenes (with F. Davidson, R. Krafczyk, W. Marshall and M. Tamm) Organometallics1998, 17(15), 3375 .

¤* 1,3,4,5-Tetraphenylimidazol-2-ylidene: The Realization of Wanzlick's Dream (with J. R. Goerlich, R. Krafczyk, and W. J. Marshall) Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. Engl 1998, 37(13/14), 1963.

* Auf der Suche nach stabilen Carbenen (with R. Krafczyk) Chemie in unserer Zeit, 1998, 32(1), 6.

¤ An Air Stable Carbene and Mixed Carbene "Dimers" (with F. Davidson, J. R. Goerlich, D. Khasnis, T. K. Prakasha, and W. J. Marshall) J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1997, 119, 12742.

Nature of the Bonding in a Carbene-Phosphinidene: A Main Group Analog of a Fischer Carbene Complex? Isolation and Structure of a Bis(borane) Adduct (with C. J. Carmalt, J. A. C. Clyburne, A. H. Cowley snd R. Pyati), J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun. 1997, 981.

* A Carbene - Phosphorus (V) Adduct (with R. Krafczyk, W. J. Marshall, and R. Schmutzler), J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1997, 119, 3381.

¤ Carbene•Pnictinidene Adducts (with J. C. Calabrese, A. H. Cowley, H. V. R. Dias, J. R. Goerlich, W. J. Marshall, and B. Riegel, Inorg. Chem., 1997, 36, 2151.

¤ A Carbene•Phosphinidene Adduct: Phosphaalkene (with H. V. R. Dias, and J. C. Calabrese) Chem. Letters, 1997, 143.

¤ A Stable Thiazol-2-ylidene and Its Dimer (with J. R. Goerlich, W. J. Marshall, Liebigs Ann., 1997, (2), 365.

¤ Synthesis, spectroscopic, and structural investigation of a mercury (II) carbene complex: Bis (1,3-dimethylimidazol-2-ylidene) mercury (II) chloride (with T. K. Prakasha W. J. Marshall and R. L. Harlow) Heteroatom Chemistry , 1996, 7, 421.

¤ Detection and Resolution of False Minima in Polar Space Groups: The structural Analysis of Bis(1,3-dimethylimidazol-2-ylidene)mercury(II) Dichloride (with W. J. Marshall, R. L. Harlow, Y. LePage and T. K. Prakasha) Acta Cryst. (In Press).

¤ A Stable Diaminocarbene (with J. R. Goerlich and W. J. Marshall) J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1995, 117, 11027.

Subchronic Toxicity Study in Rats with 1-Methyl-3-propylimidazole-2-thione (PTI): Effects on the Thyroid (with L. B. Biegel, J. C. Cook, J. O'Connor, M. Ascherio and T. W. Slone) Fundamental and Applied Toxicology, 1995, 27, 185.

¤ A Bis(carbene)proton Complex: Structure of a C-H-C Hydrogen Bond (with S. F. Gamper, M. Tamm, J. C. Calabrese, F. Davidson and H. A. Craig) J. Am. Chem. Soc.,1995, 117, 572.

On the Proposed Existence of a Ketene Derived from Carbon Monoxide and 1,3-Di-1-adamantylimidazol-2-ylidene (with David A. Dixon and Kerwin D. Dobbs) Tetrahedron Letters, 1995, 36, 645.

Carbenes, 1995 McGraw-Hill Yearbook of Science and Technology, McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York, p 64.

Photoelectron Spectroscopy of a Carbene/Silylene/Germylene Series (with Hans Bock, Han Chen, David. A. Dixon, Jennifer C. Green, Wolfgang A. Herrmann, Nancy Jones, Matthias Wagner, and Robert West) J. Am. Chem. Soc.,1994, 116, 6641.

¤ Carbene-Lanthanide Complexes (with M Tamm, S. J. McLain, J. C. Calabrese, F. Davidson and W. J. Marshall) J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1994, 116, 7927.

¤ A Bis(carbene)iodine(+1) Adduct (with M. Tamm and J. C. Calabrese) J. Am. Chem. Soc.,1994, 116, 3625.

¤ Low Coordinate Carbene Complexes of Nickel(0) and Platinum (0) (with S. F. Gamper, J. C. Calabrese, and F. Davidson) J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1994, 116, 4391.

¤ Ten Years of Tricoordinate Hypervalent Phosphorus Chemistry (with H. V. R. Dias) Main Group Chemistry News, 1994, 2, 16.

Chemical Shielding Tensor of a Carbene (with D. A Dixon, K. K. Kumashiro, C. Lee, W. P. Power and K. W. Zilm) J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1994, 116, 6361.

¤ Electron Distribution in a Stable Carbene (with H. V. R. Dias, D. A. Dixon, R. L. Harlow, W. T. Klooster and T. F. Koetzle) J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1994, 116, 6812.

¤ Low Coordinate Hypervalent Phosphorus (with C. A. Stewart) Chem. Rev., 1994, 94, 1215.

¤ Coordination Chemistry of ADPO (with H. V. R. Dias and J. C. Calabrese) Phos., Sulf. and Silicon, 1994, 87, 1.

Macrocyclic Aramids (2-aza)[2]paracyclophane-2-ones: (with W. Memeger, Jr., J. Lazar, D. Ovenall, R. A. Leach, ) Macromol. Symp. 1994, 77 (international Symposium on New Macromolecular Architectures ans Supramolecular Polymers, 1993), 105.

¤ A Carbene-Germanium Diiodide Adduct: Model of the Non-Least-Motion Pathway for Dimerization of Singlet Carbenes (with H. V. R. Dias, J. C. Calabrese and F. Davidson) Inorg. Chem. 1993, 32, 1541.

¤ Carbene Adducts of Magnesium and Zinc (with H. V. R. Dias, J. C. Calabrese and F. Davidson) J. Organomet. Chem., 1993, 462, 13.

¤ Homoleptic Carbene-Silver(I) and Carbene-Copper(I) Complexes (with H. V. R. Dias, J. C. Calabrese and F. Davidson) Organometallics, 1993, 12, 3405.

¤ Dihalo Derivatives of 3-Coordinate Hypervalent Phosphorus Compounds (with J. Breker, F. Davidson and M. Kline) Heteroat. Chem., 1993, 4, 213.
 

¤ A Stable Carbene-Alane Adduct (with H. V. R. Dias, J. C. Calabrese and F. Davidson) J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1992, 114, 9724.

¤ Electronic Stabilization of Nucleophilic Carbenes (with H. V. R. Dias, R. L. Harlow and M. Kline) J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1992, 114, 5530.

¤ A 3-Coordinate 4-Electron Phosphorus Donor. (with H. V. R. Dias and J. C. Calabrese) Inorg. Chem., 1991, 30, 4880.

Synthesis of a Reverse Ylide from a Nucleophilic Carbene (with M. Kline, J. C. Calabrese and F. Davidson) J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1991, 113, 9704.

Electronic Structure of λ5-Phosphaacetylenes and The Corresponding Triplet Methylenes (with David A. Dixon, Kerwin D. Dobbs, and Guy Bertrand) J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1991, 113, 8782.

¤ A Novel Mode of Coordination for Phosphorus (with H. V. R. Dias and J. C. Calabrese) J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1991, 113, 7071.

Edge Inversion in Tri-Coordinated Main Group IV Anions, (with D. A. Dixon and M. F. Lappert) Heteroatom Chemistry, 1991, 2, 541.

Application of Local Density Functional Theory to Molecules Containing a Hypervalent Bond. (with D. A. Dixon) International Journal of Quantum Chemistry: Quantum Chemistry Symposium 1991, S25, 269.

¤ The Syntheses and Structures of Iron Carbonyl Adducts of Tricoordinated Hypervalent Phosphorus Compounds. (with M. Lattman, D. A. Dixon, and J. C. Calabrese) Heteroatom Chemistry, 1991, 2, 395-407.

Electronic Structure of a Stable Nucleophilic Carbene. (with D. A. Dixon) J. Phys. Chem. 1991, 95, 4180.

A Stable Crystalline Carbene. (with R. L. Harlow and M. Kline) J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1991, 113, 361.

¤ Pentacoordinate 10-Electron Pnictogen-Manganese Adducts: Verification of the 10-Pn-3 Arrangement in ADPnO Molecules. (with M. Lattman, H. V. Rasika Dias, J. C. Calabrese and M. Kline), J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1991, 113, 1799.

Molecular Control of Self-Assembled Monolayer Films of Imidazole-2-thiones: Adsorption and Reactivity, (with J. R. Moran, J. Rodriguez-Parada and M. D. Ward), J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1990, 112, 6153.

¤ Complexes of Tricoordinate Hypervalent Pnictogens with Pentamethylcyclopenadienylruthenium, (with M. Lattman, J. C. Calabrese and P. J. Fagan), Heteroatom Chemistry, 1990, 1, 407-419.

Lowest Energy Distortions in Hypervalent Sulfur Compounds: Thiapentalenes, (with D. A. Dixon), Phos. and Sulfur, 1990, 55, 35.

Tetrakis(trifluoromethyl)cyclopentadienyl Ligands for Transition Metals, (with M. J. Burk, J. C. Calabrese and R. L. Harlow), J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1989, 111, 8938.

Chapter on "Electron Rich Bonding at Low Coordination Main Group Element Centers" in "Heteroatom Chemistry-ICHAC2", Ed. E. Block, VCH, NY, 1990, p 47.

The Electronic and Molecular Structure of [FKrNCH]+. The Question of Hypervalent Bonding, (with D. A. Dixon), Inorg. Chem. 1990, 29, 970.

Electronic Structures of [Xe2F3]+ and XeIF3. Examples of 5c,6e Hypervalent Bonding, (with D. A. Dixon and W. F. Farnham), Inorg. Chem. 1989, 28, 4589.

Solvent Stabilization of the Edge Inversion Transition State in Tetrahedral Molecules, (with D. Dixon), International Journal of Quantum Chemistry: Quantum Chemistry Symposium 1988, 34(S22), 85.

¤ The Chemistry and Structure of a 10-Sn-4 System: Pseudo-trigonal-bipyramidal 4-Coordinate, 10-Electron Tin Centers (with G. Bettermann), J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1988, 110, 877.

Edge Inversion at a Four-coordinate Main Group IV Center, (with D. A. Dixon, D. C. Roe and M. Kline), J. Am. Chem. Soc.1988, 110, 4437.

Chemistry of Tricoordinate Hypervalent Pnictogens, Pure and Applied Chemistry 1987, 59, 1053.

¤ The Chemistry of 10-Pn-3 Systems: Tricoordinate Hypervalent Pnictogen Compounds and Related Systems (with D. A. Dixon and C. A. Stewart) Phosphorus and Sulfur1987, 30, 341.

Periodic Trends in the Edge and Vertex Inversion Barriers for Tricoordinate Pnictogen Hydrides and Fluorides (with D. A. Dixon) J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1987, 109, 338.

Spectroscopic Properties and the Edge Inversion Process in Tetrahedral AF4 Molecules (with D. A. Dixon) J. Phys. Chem. 1987, 91, 3195.

Electronic and Substituent Effects on the Barrier to Edge Inversion (with D. A. Dixon) J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Comm.1987,498 .

¤*# The Synthesis, Structure and Chemistry of 10-Pn-3 Systems: Tricoordinate Hypervalent Pnictogen Compounds (with C. A. Stewart, F. Davidson, D. A. Dixon, J. Y. Becker, S. A. Culley and M. B. Mizen) J. Am. Chem. Soc.1987, 109, 627-647.

¤ A New Class of Pnictogen-Transition Metal Adducts: A Stereoactive Lone Pair at a 10-Sb-4 Antimony Center (with C. A. Stewart) Inorg. Chem. 1986, 25, 3847.

Direct Determination of the Barrier to Edge Inversion at Trivalent Phosphorus: Verification of the Edge Inversion Mechanism (with D. A. Dixon and D. C. Roe) J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1986, 108, 6821.

A New Inversion Process at Group V Elements. Edge Inversion Through a Planar T-shaped Structure (with D. A. Dixon and T. Fukunaga) J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1986, 108, 2461.

¤ Reversible Transformation of 10-P-3 ADPO to an 8-P-3 (ADPO)2PtI2 Adduct (with C. A. Stewart and F. Davidson) J. Am. Chem. Soc.1986, 108, 322.

¤ Chemistry and Structure of the First 10-Sb-3 Species (with C. A. Stewart and R. L. Harlow) J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1985, 107, 5543.

¤ Synthesis and Structure of the First 20-Bi-9 System: A Discrete Nine-Coordinate 20-Electron Bismuth (with C. A. Stewart and J. C. Calabrese) J. Am. Chem. Soc.1985, 107, 3397.

* Synthesis and Structure of the First 10-As-3 Species (with S. A. Culley) J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1985, 107, 1089.

* The Synthesis and Structure of the First 10-P-3 Species (with S. A. Culley) J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1984, 106, 1164.

# The Synthesis of 1,3-Dimethylimidazole-2-thione (with B. Benac and E. M. Burgess) Organic Syntheses 1985, 64, 92.

* The Structure of an Electronically Stabilized Carbonyl Ylide (with E. P. Janulis) J. Am. Chem. Soc.1983, 105, 5929.

* The Synthesis and Structure of a Stabilized Nitrilium Ylide (with E. P. Janulis and S. R. Wilson) Tetrahedron Letters 1984, 25, 405.

* Diazotetrakis(trifluoromethyl)cyclopentadiene and Ylides of Electro-negative Elements (with E. P. Janulis) J. Am. Chem.Soc. 1983, 105, 3563 .

* Intramolecular Oxidative Cyclization Reactions of Trivalent Phosphorus and Carbonyl Functions (with S. D. Harper) J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1982, 104, 2497.

* An Extremely Facile Formation of Trioxydialkyl Phosphoranes from the Reaction of Phenyldichlorophosphine and 2-Ketophenols (with S. D. Harper) Tetrahedron Lett. 1980, 21, 4331.

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