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All Publications in Reverse-Chronological Order (Most Recent - Oldest):

16. Mechanistic Investigations of Alcohol Silylation with Isothiourea Catalysts

Redden, B. K.; Clark, R. W.; Gong, Z.; Rahman, M. M.; Peryshkov, D. V.; Wiskur, S. L.* Org. Biomol. Chem. 2021, 19, 10181-10188. DOI: 10.1039/d1ob01732b


15. Exploration of Silicon Phthalocyanines as Viable Photocatalysts for Organic Transformations

Dickerson, S. D.; Ayare, P. J.; Vannucci, A. K.; Wiskur, S. L.* J. Photochem. Photobiol A. Chem., 2022, 422, 113547, DOI: 10.1016/j.jphotochem.2021.113547


14. Polymer Compositions on Kinetic Resolution of Secondary Alcohols using Polymer-Supported Silyl Chlorides

Zhang, T.; Dickerson, S. D.; Zhu, T.; Tang, C.; Wiskur, S. L.* Polym. Chem., 2020, 11, 5011. DOI: 10.1039/d0py00747a


13. Cycloaddition/Electrocyclic Ring Opening Sequence between Alkynyl Sulfides and Azodicarboxylates To Provide N,N-Dicarbamoyl 2-Iminothioimidates

Narangoda, C. J.; Kakeshpour, T.; Lex, T. R.; Redden, B. K.; Moore, M. A.; Frank, E. M.; McMillen, C. D.; Wiskur, S. L.; Kitaygorodskiy, A.; Jackson, J. E.;* Whitehead, D. C.* J. Org. Chem., 2019, 84, 9734-9743. DOI: 10.1021/acs.joc.9b01515


12. Investigation of Electrostatic Interactions Towards Controlling Silylation-Based Kinetic Resolutions

Zhang, T.; Reddon, B.; Wiskur, S. L.* Eur. J. Org. Chem., 2019, 4827-4831. DOI: 10.1002/ejoc.201900754


11. Understanding Internal Chirality Induction of Triarylsilyl Ethers Formed from Enantiopure Alcohols

Wang, L.; Zhang, T.; Redden, B. K.; Sheppard, C. I.; Clark, R. W.; Smith, M. D.; Wiskur, S. L.* J. Org. Chem. 2016, 81, 8187-8193. DOI: 10.1021/acs.joc.6b01137


10. Polymers and Kinetic Resolutions: The Insolubility of It All

Clark, R. W.; Akhani, R. K.; Wiskur, S. L.* ChemCatChem 2016, 8, 879-885. DOI: 10.1002/cctc.201500887


9. Diastereoselective and Enantioselective Silylation of 2-Aryl Cyclohexanols

Wang, L.; Akhani, R. K.; Wiskur, S. L.* Org. Lett. 2015, 17, 2408−2411. DOI: 10.1021/acs.orglett.5b00919


8. Polystyrene-Supported Triphenylsilyl Chloride for the Silylation-Based Kinetic Resolution of Secondary Alcohols

Akhani, R. K.; Clark, R. W.; Yuan, L.; Wang, L.; Tang, C.; Wiskur, S. L.* ChemCatChem 2015, 7, 1527-1530. DOI: 10.1002/cctc.201500173


7. Linear Free-Energy Relationship and Rate Study on a Silylation-Based Kinetic Resolution: Mechanistic Insights

Akhani, R. K.; Moore, M. I.; Pribyl, J. G.; Wiskur, S. L.* J. Org. Chem. 2014, 79, 2384-2396. DOI: 10.1021/jo402569h


6. Silylation-Based Kinetic Resolution of α-Hydroxy Lactones and Lactams

Clark, R. W.; Deaton, T. M.; Zhang, Y.; Moore, M. I.; Wiskur, S. L.* Org. Lett., 2013, 15, 6132-6135. DOI: 10.1021/ol402982w


5. A Structure-Activity Relationship of Formamides as Organocatalysts: The Significance of Formamide Structure and Conformation.

 Nguyen, D.; Akhani, R. K.; Sheppard, C. I.; Wiskur, S. L.* Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2013, 2279–2283. DOI: 10.1002/ejoc.201201662


4. Chiral Pyridinyloxazolidine Ligands and Copper Chloride Complexes.

Wiskur,S. L.;* Maynor, M. S.; Smith, M. D.; Sheppard, C. I.; Akhani, R. K.; Pellechia, P. J.; Vaughn, S. A.; Shieh, C. J. Coord. Chem., 2013, 66, 1166-1177. DOI: 10.1080/00958972.2013.775426


3. Obtaining Enriched Compounds via a Tandem Enantioselective Reaction and Kinetic Resolution Polishing Sequence.

Klauck, M; Patel, S. G.; Wiskur, S. L.* J. Org. Chem. 2012, 77, 3570-3575. DOI: 10.1021/jo202653b


2. Silylation-Based Kinetic Resolution of Monofunctional Secondary Alcohols.

Sheppard, C. I.; Taylor, J. L.; Wiskur, S. L.* Org. Lett. 2011, 13, 3794–3797. DOI: 10.1021/ol2012617


1. Mechanistic Investigations of the Mukaiyama Aldol Reaction as a Two Part Enantioselective Reaction.

Patel, S. G.; Wiskur, S. L.* Tetrahedron Lett., 2009, 50, 1164-1166. DOI: 10.1016/j.tetlet.2008.12.083


Book Chapters


2. Clark, R. W.; Wiskur, S. L., Silyl Hydrides. In Science of Synthesis, Knowledge Updates 2015/1; Oestreich, M., Ransden, C., Wirth, T., Eds; Georg Thieme Verlag KG: Stuttgart, 2015; pp 1-58

1. Bicker, K; Wiskur, S. L.; Lavigne, J. J. Colorimetric Sensor Design, In Chemosensors: Principles, Strategies, and Applications; B. Wang, E. V. Anslyn, Eds.; Wiley Series in Drug Discovery and Development; Wiley: New York, 2011.

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