publications.htm
  •  

     

     

    kgnews

     
    2014
     
    January 6, 2014 - Our aziridination work is covered by C&EN News (Link)
    January 3, 2014 - Our aziridination work is covered by "In the Pipeline" (Link)
    January 3, 2014 - Our aziridination work is highlighted in a Perspective in SCIENCE! (Link)
    January 3, 2014 - Our collaborative paper with the FALCK (UTSW) and ESS (BYU) labs on the Direct and Stereospecifc Synthesis of Unprotected N-H and N-Me Azirdines from Olefins gets published in SCIENCE! (Link)

     
     
    2013
    December 31, 2013 - Dr. Qing-Long Xu departs the lab to take up an academic position in China. Thank you for your innovative contributions to TM-free ketone alpha-arylations and C1-symmetrical biaryl synthesis!
    December 30, 2013 - Hongyin's paper on the transition-metal-free synthesis of carbazoles is accepted by Angewandte Chemie. CONGRATS!

     
    December 19-20, 2013 - László visits the University of Pecs (Hungary) and gives a seminar at the Depatrtment of Organic and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
    November 4, 2013 - László gives a seminar at Vanderbilt University
    October 22, 2013 - László gives a seminar at the University of Missouri-Columbia
    September 4, 2013 - Qing-Long's paper on the transition-metal-free alpha-arylation of ketones is published by JACS. CONGRATS!

     
    August 21, 2013 - SYNFACTS Highlihts ourJACS paper (Hongyin's) on the organocatalytic atroposelective synthesis of BINAM derivatives (PDF)
    July 18, 2013 - SYNFACTS Highlihts ourJACS paper on the TM-free direct arylation of nitroarenes using arylgrignard reagents (PDF)
    July 10, 2013 - László gives a seminar at the University of Hawaii (at Manoa)
    June 7, 2013 - Craig's paper on the regiospecific synthesis of 3-substituted-2-nitronaphthalenes is published in SYNTHESIS as a Feature Article. CONGRATS!

     
    May 27, 2013 - C&EN Highlihts Goingqiang's and Qing-Long's JACS papers on the TM-free direct arylation of nitroarenes as well as the organocatalytic atroposelective aryl-aryl bond-fromation to prepare BINAMs (PDF)
    May 15, 2013 - JACS Spotlights our paper (Hongyin's) on the TM-free direct arylation of nitroarenes (PDF)
    May 15, 2013 - We got the JACS COVER for our paper (Hongyin's) on the TM-free direct arylation of nitroarenes!
     
    May 4, 2013 - Gongqiang's paper on the organocatalytic atroposelective aryl-aryl bond-formation to prepare BINAM derivatives is published by JACS. CONGRATS!

     
    April 19, 2013 - Angewandte Chemie highlights our first JACS paper on the metal-free primary amination of arylboronic acids (PDF)
    March 3, 2013 - Hongyin's paper on the TM-free direct arylation of nitroarenes is published by JACS. CONGRATS!

     
    February 15, 2013 - Dr. Gongqiang Li departs the lab to take up a position at the Institute of Materials Research and Engineering (IMRE, Singapore). Thanks for all the hard work on the catalytic atroposelective synthesis of BINAM derivatives!
     
     
    2012
    November 5, 2012 - C&EN Highlihts our collaborative work with the FALCK lab (PDF)
    October 21, 2012 - Our collaborative paper with the FALCK lab on the metal-free primary amination of arylboronic acids is published by JACS. CONGRATS!

     
    September 15, 2012 - Dr. Qing-Long Xu (from SIOC, Shanghai, China) joins our lab. Welcome Qing-Long!
    June 7-10, 2012 - László gives an invited lecture at Chirality 2012 (Ft. Worth, Texas); The entire group is in attendance (Gongiang, Hongyin and Craig)
    February 15, 2012 - Dr. Hongyin Gao (ECNU, Shanghai, China) joins our lab. Welcome Hongyin!
    February 1, 2012 - Dr. Fabiola Sacco departs our lab to take up a government position in Italy. Thank you for the hard work on various aminating reagents and aminations.
     
    2011
    December 21, 2011 - Dr. Andrea Kover departs our lab to take up a position in Spain.
    August 1, 2011 - Dr. Gongqiang Li (SIOC, Shanghai, China as well as from University of Aachen) joins our lab. Welcome Gongqiang!
    June 22-July 5, 2011 - László gives 9 invited talks in China, visiting a number of universities, research institutes and Novartis Shanghai
    February 1, 2011 - Dr. Fabiola Sacco (University of Rome) joins our lab. Welcome Fabiola!
    January 5, 2011 - Experimental work begins with full throttle in our fully equipped laboratory.
     

    2010

    Sept 1, 2010 - László moves into his office on the 3rd floor at UTSW
    Sept 15, 2010 - Andrea Kövér from Spain joins the lab as a postdoctoral fellow
    Sept 24, 2010 - Our start-up money is finally available and we place all major orders
    Sept 25, 2010 - László leaves for Greece to give a talk at the Angiokem Training Workshop
    Oct 4, 2010 - László's new book "Enantioselective Chemical Synthesis" is printed by Direct Book Publishing, LLC and goes on sale at http://corey-kurti.com
    Oct 11, 2010 - Our lab is finally painted and cleaned so we can start unpacking boxes of supplies