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46. P. Saha, T. Tran Ngoc, P. McGonigal, J.F. Teichert

Geometry-Controlled Reactivity and Dynamics in Organic Molecules

Nature Synthesis, 2024; DOI: 10.1038/s44160-024-00526-4

© 2024 Teichert group

45. M. Gorai, J.F. Teichert

Chiral bifunctional NHC/guanidine ligands for asymmetric hydrogenation

Synlett 2023, e-first.; DOI: 10.1055/s-00000083 as part of the cluster Chemical Synthesis and Catalysis in Germany

published as preprint: ChemRXiv 2023; DOI: 10.26434/chemrxiv-2023-k9lwz

© 2023 Teichert group

44. A. Das, J.F. Teichert

Eliminations to form alkenes, allenes and alkynes and related reactions

(book chapter)

Comprehensive Organic Synthesis, 3rd Ed. Volume 6: Heteroatom Manipulation, Elsevier. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-323-96025-0.00012-0



43. T. Tran Ngoc, J. van der Welle, T. Rüffer, J.F. Teichert

Synthesis of stable neutral homoaromatic hydrocarbons

published as Feature Article in Synthesis 2023, 55, 2658; DOI: 10.1055/s-0042-1751468.

published as preprint: ChemRXiv 2023, DOI: 10.26434/chemrxiv-2023-kbtbm

© 2023 Teichert group

42. L.T. Brechmann, B. Kaewmee, J.F. Teichert,

H2-mediated copper catalyzed C-C coupling reactions - selective formation of skipped dienes

ACS Catal. 2023, 13, 12634; DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.3c03141.

published as preprint: ChemRXiv 2023, DOI: 10.26434/chemrxiv-2023-3w2cn






© 2023 Teichert group

41. T. Tran Ngoc, N. Grabicki, E. Irran, O. Dumele, J.F. Teichert,

Photoswitching neutral homoaromatic hydrocarbons, Nat. Chem. 2023, 15, 377; DOI: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41557-022-01121-w

published as preprint: ChemRXiv 2022, DOI: 10.26434/chemrxiv-2022-6pc2z

This work was highlighted in "synfact of the month" in Synfacts 2023, 19, 0553.

© 2021 Teichert group

40. I. Remy-Speckmann, B.M. Zimmermann, M. Gorai, M. Lerch, J.F. Teichert,

Mechanochemical solid state synthesis of a bifunctional copper(I)/N-heterocyclic carbene complex and its catalytic activity in hydrogenative transformations, Beilstein J. Org. Chem. 2023, 19, 440; DOI: https://doi.org/10.3762/bjoc.19.34
This work has been highlighted in ChemistryViews.







© 2021 Teichert group

39. B.M. Zimmermann, T. Tran Ngoc, D.-I. Tzaras, T. Kaicharla, J.F. Teichert,

A Bifunctional Copper Catalyst Enables Ester Reduction with H2: Expanding the Reactivity Space of Nucleophilic Copper Hydrides, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2021, 143, 16865; DOI: https://doi.org/10.1021/jacs.1c09626
published as a preprint: ChemRXiv 2021, DOI: 10.26434/chemrxiv.14730987.v1
This work was highlighted in Org. Proc. Res. Dev. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.oprd.1c00447 as item of interest.

© 2021 American Chemical Society

38. F. Czerny, K. Searles, P. Šot, J.F. Teichert, P.W. Menezes, C. Copéret, M. Driess,

Well-Defined, Silica-Supported Homobimetallic Nickel Hydride Hydrogenation Catalyst, Inorg. Chem 2021, 60, 5483; DOI: https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.inorgchem.0c03188.


© 2020 American Chemical Society

37. M. König, M. Rigo, N. Chaoui, T. Tran Ngoc, J. D. Epping, J. Schmidt, P. Pachfule, J. F. Teichert, M. Drieß, A. Thomas,

Immobilization of an Iridium Pincer Complex in a Microporous Polymer for Application in Room-Temperature Gas Phase Catalysis, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2020, 45, 19830. DOI: 10.1002/anie.202004092.

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© 2020 Wiley-VCH

36. L. T. Brechmann, J. F. Teichert,

Catch It if You Can: Copper-catalyzed (Transfer) Hydrogenation Reactions and Coupling Reactions by Intercepting Reactive Intermediates thereof, Synthesis 2020, 52, 2483-2496. This work has been selected as "editor's choice" and is now open access.

© 2020 Thieme

35 .N. O. Thiel, F. Pape, J. F. Teichert, Homogeneous Hydrogenation with Copper Catalysts (Book Chapter) in Homogeneous Hydrogenation with Non-Precious Catalysts, Wiley, Weinheim, 2019.


© 2019 Wiley-VCH

34. T. Kaicharla, B. M. Zimmermann, M. Oestreich, J. F. Teichert,

Using alcohols as simple H2-equivalents for copper-catalysed transfer semihydrogenations of alkynes,  Chem. Commun. 2019, 55, 13410-13413. This work was highlighted by ChemistryViews and by Organic Chemistry Highlights.

Graphical abstract: Using alcohols as simple H2-equivalents for copper-catalysed transfer semihydrogenations of alkynes

© 2019 RSC

33. N. O. Thiel, B. Kaewmee, T. Tran Ngoc, J. F. Teichert,

A Simple Nickel Catalyst Enabling an E-Selective Alkyne Semihydrogenation,  Chem. Eur. J. 2020, 26, 1597-1603.

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© 2019 Wiley-VCH

32. N. O. Thiel, L. T. Brechmann, J. F. Teichert,

Catalytic Hydrogenations with Cationic Heteroleptic Copper(I)/N-Heterocyclic Carbene Complexes,  Synlett 2019, 30, 783-786. Published as part of the Special Section 10th EuCheMS Organic Division Young Investigator Workshop.

© 2019 Thieme

31. B. M. Zimmermann, S. C. K. Kobosil, J. F. Teichert,

Catalytic hydrogenation of alpha,beta-unsaturated carboxylic acid derivatives using coper(I)/N-heterocyclic carbene complexes,  Chem. Commun. 2019, 55, 2293-2296.

Graphical abstract: Catalytic hydrogenation of α,β-unsaturated carboxylic acid derivatives using copper(i)/N-heterocyclic carbene complexes

© 2019 RSC

30. F. Pape, L. T. Brechmann, J. F. Teichert,

Catalytic Generation and Chemoselective Transfer of Nucleophilic Hydrides from Dihydrogen,  Chem. Eur. J. 2019, 25, 985-988. This work was featured in Organic Chemistry Highlights.

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© 2018 Wiley-VCH

29. M. Das, T. Kaicharla, J. F. Teichert,

Stereoselective Alkyne Hydrohalogenation by Trapping of Transfer Hydrogenation Intermediates,  Org. Lett. 2018, 20, 4926-4929. This work was highlighted in Synfacts 2018, 14, 1265 and in Organic Chemistry Highlights.

© 2018 American Chemical Society

28. J. F. Teichert,

Synthese im Blickpunkt: Benzol dearomatisieren mit Licht,  Nachr. Chem. 2017, 65, 1092-1095.

© 2017 Wiley-VCH

27. T. N. T. Nguyen, N. O. Thiel, J. F. Teichert,

Copper(I)-catalysed asymmetric allylic reductions with hydrosilanes,  Chem. Commun. 2017, 53, 11686-11689.

Graphical abstract: Copper(i)-catalysed asymmetric allylic reductions with hydrosilanes

© 2017 RSC

26. F. Pape, J. F. Teichert,

Synthese im Blickpunkt: Polyketide am Fließband, Nachr. Chem. 2017, 65, 879 - 883.

© 2017 Wiley-VCH

25. N. O. Thiel, J. F. Teichert,

Synthese im Blickpunkt: Interhalogenierung: Das Problemkind der Alkenbromierung, Nachr. Chem. 2017, 65, 772 - 775.

© 2017 Wiley-VCH

24. N. O. Thiel, S. Kemper, J. F. Teichert,

Copper(I)-catalyzed stereoselective hydrogenation of 1,3-diynes and enynes, Tetrahedron 2017, 73, 5023-5028. (Invited manuscript for the Symposium-in-Print on the occasion of the Tetrahedron Prize 2017 for Ben Feringa)

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© 2017 Elsevier

23. J. F. Teichert,

Synthese im Blickpunkt: Benachbarte Stereozentren unter voller Kontrolle, Nachr. Chem. 2017, 65, 530 - 534.

© 2017 Wiley-VCH

22. M. Trunk, J. F. Teichert, A. Thomas,

Room-Temperature Activation of Hydrogen by Semi-Immobilized Frustrated Lewis Pairs in Microporous Polymer Networks, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017, 139, 3615-3618.

© 2017 American Chemical Society

21. F. Pape, J. F. Teichert,

Dealing at Arm’s Length - Catalysis with N-Heterocyclic Carbene Ligandsbearing Anionic Tethers (Microreview), Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2017, 29, 4206-4229.

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© 2017 Wiley-VCH

20. F. Pape, J. F. Teichert,

Tethered NHC Ligands for Stereoselective Alkyne Semihydrogenations, Synthesis 2017, 49, 2470-2482.

© 2017 Thieme

19. J. F. Teichert,

Synthese im Blickpunkt: C-C Bindungen knüpfen mit Aktivestern, Nachr. Chem. 2017, 65, 26-29.

© 2017 Wiley-VCH

18. E. Korytiaková, N. O. Thiel, F. Pape and J. F. Teichert,

Copper(I)-Catalysed Transfer Hydrogenations with Ammonia Borane, Chem Commun. 2017, 53, 732-735.

Graphical abstract: Copper(i)-catalysed transfer hydrogenations with ammonia borane

© 2016 RSC

17. N. O. Thiel and J. F. Teichert,

Stereoselective alkyne semihydrogenations with an air-stable copper(I) catalyst, Org. Biomol. Chem. 2016, 14, 10660-10666. This work was highlighted in Synfacts 2017, 13, 57 and in Organic Chemistry Highlights.

Graphical abstract: Stereoselective alkyne semihydrogenations with an air-stable copper(i) catalyst

© 2016 RSC

16. T. N. T. Nguyen, N. O. Thiel, F. Pape and J. F. Teichert,

Copper(I)-catalyzed Allylic Substitutions with a Hydride Nucleophile, Org. Lett. 2016, 18, 2455-2458.

© 2016 American Chemical Society

15. F. Pape, N. O. Thiel and J. F. Teichert,

Z-Selective Copper(I)-catalyzed Alkyne Semihydrogenation with tethered Cu-alkoxide complexes, Chem. Eur. J. 2015, 21, 15934-15938. Highlighted in Nachr. Chem. 2016, 64, 279.

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© 2015 Wiley-VCH

Publications from non-independent research

14. A. K. Schoonen, M. A. Fernández-Ibáñez, M. Fañanás-Mastral, J. F. Teichert, B. L. Feringa,Chiral amides via copper-catalysed enantioselective conjugate addition, Org. Biomol. Chem. 2014, 12, 36-41.This article was selected as an OBC hot article.

13. J. F. Teichert, D. Mazunin, J. W. Bode,Chemical Sensing of Polyols with Shapeshifting Boronic Acids as a Self-Contained Sensor Array, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 11314 – 11321. This work was highlighted as a JACS Spotlight: J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 11679 and by Max von Delius in Nachrichten aus der Chemie 2014, 62, 522-525.

12. M. Fañanás-Mastral, J. F. Teichert, J. A. Fernández-Salas, D. Heijnen, B. L. Feringa, Enantioselective synthesis of Almorexant via Iridium-catalysed intramolecular allylic amidation, Org. Biomol. Chem. 2013, 11, 4521 – 4525.Highlighted in Synfacts 2013, 9, 921.

11. K. K. Larson, M. He, J. F. Teichert, A. Naganawa, J. W. Bode, Chemical Sensing with Shapeshifting Organic Molecules, Chem. Sci. 2012, 3, 1825-1828. This work was highlighted by Stuart Cantrill in Nature Chemistry: Nature Chem. 2012, 4, 336-337.

10. J. F. Teichert, M. Fañanás-Mastral, B. L. Feringa,Synthetic approaches to highly functional β-carboline building blocks via allylic amidation, Synthesis 2012, 44, 409-416.

9. A. L. Gottumukkala, J. F. Teichert, D. Heijnen, N. Eisink, S. van Dijk, C. Ferrer, A. van den Hogenband, A. J. Minnaard,Pd-Diimine: A Highly Selective Catalyst System for the Base-Free Oxidative Heck Reaction, J. Org. Chem. 2011, 76, 3498-3501. Highlighted in Synfacts 2011, 8, 894.

8. J. F. Teichert, T. den Hartog, M. Hanstein, C. Smit, B. ter Horst, V. Hernandez-Olmos, B. L. Feringa, A. J. Minnaard, Organocatalytic Reduction of Carbon-Carbon Double Bonds in Racemization-sensitive Compounds, ACS Catal. 2011, 1, 309-315.

7. J. F. Teichert, B. L. Feringa, Catalytic Asymmetric Conjugate Addition of Grignard Reagents to Coumarins – Synthesis of Versatile Chiral Building Blocks, Chem. Commun. 2011, 47, 2679-2681. Highlighted in Synfacts 2011, 6, 642.

6. J. F. Teichert, M. Fañanás-Mastral, B. L. Feringa, Ir-catalyzed asymmetric allylic amidation – Enantioselective Synthesis of Chiral Tetrahydroisoquinolines, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2011, 50, 688-691; Angew. Chem. 2011, 123, 714-717.Highlighted in Synfacts 2011, 4, 419.

5. J. F. Teichert, S. Zhang, A. W. van Zijl, J. W. Slaa, A. J. Minnaard, B. L. Feringa, Cu-Catalyzed Asymmetric Allylic Alkylation in Combination with Ru-Catalyzed Metathesis: A Straightforward Approach to Chiral N-Heterocycles, Org. Lett. 2010, 12, 4658-4660. Highlighted in Synfacts 2010, 12, 1392.

4. J. F. Teichert, B. L. Feringa, Catalytic Asymmetric Synthesis of 2,5-Naphthylpyrrolidine, Synthesis 2010, 7, 1200-1204.

3. J. F. Teichert, B. L. Feringa, Phosphoramidites – Privileged Ligands in Asymmetric Catalysis, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2010, 49, 2486-2528; Angew. Chem. 2010, 122, 2538-2582.

2. J. F. Teichert, P. Oulié, K. Jacob, L. Vendier, M. Etienne, R. M. Claramunt, C. López, C. P. Medina, I. Alkorta, J. Elguéro, The strucutre of the Replacement of an H by a F Atom on the Supramolecular Structure of NH-Indazoles, New J. Chem. 2007, 31, 936-946.

1. P. Oulié, J. F. Teichert, L. Vendier, C. Dablemont, M. Etienne, Aromatic interactions in hydrotris(3-methylindazolyl)-borate organoniobium complexes: control of an alkyne ligand orientation in the crystal, New J. Chem. 2006, 30, 679-682.