Unlocking the catalytic potential of tris(3,4,5-trifluorophenyl)borane with microwave irradiation

Chemical Communications, 2019, Advance Article

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Chemoselective Lactonization of Renewable Succinic Acid with Heterogeneous Nanoparticle Catalysts

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ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, Article ASAP

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Simultaneous removal of NOx and soot particulate from diesel exhaust by in-situ catalytic generation and utilisation of N2O

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Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, 2018, 239, 10-15

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Recent advances in homogeneous borrowing hydrogen catalysis using earth-abundant first row transition metals

Benjamin G. Reed-Berendt, Kurt Polidano and Louis.C Morrill.

Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry, 2018, Advance Article

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Transition Metal Free Cycloamination of Prenyl Carbamates and Urea Promoted by Aryldiazonium Salts

Roman Abrams, Dr Quentin Lefebvre and Prof. Jonathan Clayden

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2018, 57, 13587- 13591

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Copper-NHC-Mediated Semihydrogenation and Hydroboration of Alkynes: Enhanced Catalytic Activity Using Ring-Expanded Carbenes


Jonathan W. Hall, Darcy M. L. Unson, Paul Brunel, Lee R. Collins, Mateusz K. Cybulski, Mary F. Mahon, and Michael K. Whittlesey.

Organometallics 2018, 37183102-3110

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Reactivity and Selectivity of Iminium Organocatalysis Improved by a Protein Host


Alexander R. Nödling, Katarzyna Świderek, Raquel Castillo, Jonathan W. Hall, Antonio Angelastro, Louis C. Morrill, Yi Jin, Yu-Hsuan Tsai, Vicent Moliner and Louis Y. P. Luk.

Angew.Chem. Int. Ed. 2018, 57,12478 –12482

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Iron-catalysed substrate-directed Suzuki biaryl cross-coupling


Harry M. O’Brien, Mattia Manzotti, Roman D. Abrams, David Elorriaga, Hazel A. Sparkes, Sean A. Davis and Robin B. Bedford.

Nature Catalysis 2018, 1, 429-437

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Iron-Catalyzed Methylation Using the Borrowing Hydrogen Approach


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ACS Catal.20188, pp 6440–6445

Effect of Ba Content on the Activity of La1‐xBaxMnO3 Towards the Oxygen Reduction Reaction


Gael. P. A. Gobaille‐Shaw, Veronica Celorrio, Laura Calvillo, Louis J. Morris, Gaetano Granozzi, David. J. Fermín.

ChemElectroChem, 2018, 5, 1922-1927

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Exploring the Effect of Au/Pt Ratio on Glycerol Oxidation in Presence and Absence of a Base 


Alberto Villa, Andrea Jouve, Felipe J.Sanchez Trujillo, Davide Motta, Laura Prati and Nikolaos Dimitratos

Catalysts, 2018, 8(2), 54

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Hydrogen Generation from Additive-Free Formic Acid Decomposition Under Mild Conditions by Pd/C: Experimental and DFT Studies 

Felipe Sanchez, Davide Motta, Alberto Roldan, Ceri Hammond, Alberto Villa, Nikolaos Dimitratos

Topics in Catalysis, 2018, 61, 254-256

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Continuous Production of Biorenewable, Polymer-Grade Lactone Monomers through Sn-β-Catalysed Baeyer-Villiger Oxidation with H2O2


Keiko Yakabi, Thibault Mathieux, Kirstie Milne, Dr. Eva M. López-Vidal, Antoine Buchard and Ceri Hammond

ChemSusChem, 2017, 10, 3652- 3659

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Tellurium-doped lanthanum manganite as catalysts for the oxygen reduction reaction


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MRS Commun., 2017, 7 (2), 193-198.

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Exploring Tandem Ruthenium-Catalyzed Hydrogen Transfer and SNAr Chemistry

Kurt Polidano, Benjamin G. Reed-Berendt, Anaïs Basset, Andrew J. A. Watson, Jonathan M. J. Williams, and Louis C. Morrill.

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Frustrated Lewis Pair (FLP)-Catalyzed Hydrogenation of Aza-Morita–Baylis–Hillman Adducts and Sequential Organo-FLP Catalysis

Imtiaz Khan, Mattia Manzotti, Graham J. Tizzard, Simon J. Coles , Rebecca L. Melen , and Louis C. Morrill.

ACS Catal., 2017, 7 (11), 7748–7752

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Hierarchically porous BEA stannosilicates as unique catalysts for bulky ketone conversion and continuous operation.

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J. Mater. Chem. A, 2016, 4,1373-1382

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Selectivity and lifetime effects in zeolite-catalyzed Baeyer-Villiger oxidation investigated in batch and continuous flow.

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Catalytic decomposition of carbon-based liquid-phase chemical hydrogen storage materials for hydrogen generation under mild conditions.

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Applied Petrochemical Research, 2016, 269–277

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 Lewis acid-base 1,2-addition reactions: synthesis of pyrylium borates from en-ynoate precursors.

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