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Angewandte Chemie
Metal–Metal Interactions in Heterobimetallic Complexes with Dinucleating Redox-Active Ligands
Daniël L. J. Broere, Dieuwertje K. Modder, Eva Blokker, Dr. Maxime A. Siegler, Dr. ir. Jarl Ivar van der Vlugt

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2016, 55, 2406-2410
DOI: 10.1002/anie.201509412

An Aurophilic Nickelaburger with Redox-Active Ligands on the Side


Nature Chemistry
Self-assembled nanospheres with multiple endohedral binding sites pre-organize catalysts and substrates for highly efficient reactions
Qi-Qiang Wang, Sergio Gonell, Stefan H. A. M. Leenders, Maximilian Dürr, Ivana Ivanovic-Burmazovic & Joost N. H. Reek

Nature Chemistry (2016) Published online 11 January 2016
DOI: 10.1038/nchem.2425

on UvA website:
Improving catalysis through nanoconcentrator systems
Betere katalyse dankzij nanoconcentrator

16-10-2015 Science
Hydrogenation of carboxylic acids with a homogeneous cobalt catalyst
Ties J. Korstanje, Jarl Ivar van der Vlugt, Cornelis J. Elsevier, Bas de Bruin

Science 16 October 2015: Vol. 350 no. 6258 pp. 298-302
DOI: 10.1126/science.aaa8938

Angewandte Chemie
C-H Activation of Benzene by a Photoactivated Ni(II)(azide): Formation of a Transient Nickel Nitrido Complex
Vincent Vreeken, Maxime A. Siegler, Bas de Bruin, Joost N. H. Reek, Martin Lutz, and Jarl Ivar van der Vlugt

Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed. 2015, 54, 7055-7059
DOI: 10.1002/anie.201501437

on UvA website:
Novel reactive nickel species sparks new aromatic chemistry

29-01-2015 Angewandte Chemie
Redox-Active Ligand-Induced Homolytic Bond Activation
Daniël L. J. Broere, Lotte L. Metz, Bas de Bruin, Joost N. H. Reek, Maxime A. Siegler, and Jarl Ivar van der Vlugt

Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed. 2015, 54, 1516-1520
DOI: 10.1002/anie.201410048
29-01-2015 Chemical Society Reviews
Transition metal catalysis in confined spaces
Stefan H. A. M. Leenders, Rafael Gramage-Doria, Bas de Bruin and Joost N. H. Reek

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2015, 44, 433-448
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00192C
29-01-2015 Chemical Science
Dehydrogenation of formic acid by Ir–bisMETAMORPhos complexes: experimental and computational insight into the role of a cooperative ligand
Sander Oldenhof, Martin Lutz, Bas de Bruin, Jarl Ivar van der Vlugt and Joost N. H. Reek

Chem. Sci., 2015, 6, 1027-1034
DOI: 10.1039/C4SC02555E

Angewandte Chemie (Early View)
Gold(I) Catalysis at Extreme Concentrations Inside Self-Assembled Nanospheres
Rafael Gramage-Doria, Joeri Hessels, Stefan H. A. M. Leenders, Oliver Tröppner, Maximilian Dürr, Ivana Ivanovi-Burmazovic, and Joost N. H. Reek

Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed. 2014, 53, 1-6
DOI: 10.1002/anie.201406415

on UvA website:
Homogeneous catalysis at extreme concentrations

26-08-2014 Chemistry - A European Journal (Inside Cover)
Dehydrative Cross-Coupling Reactions of Allylic Alcohols with Olefins
Yasemin Gumrukcu, Prof. Dr. Bas de Bruin and Prof. Dr. Joost N.H. Reek
Chem. Eur. J. 35/2014, 10842
26-08-2014 Journal of the American Chemical Society (Front Cover)

Intramolecular Redox-Active Ligand-to-Substrate Single-Electron Transfer: Radical Reactivity with a Palladium(II) Complex
Daniël L. J. Broere, Bas de Bruin, Joost N. H. Reek, Martin Lutz, Sebastian Dechert, and Jarl Ivar van der Vlugt

J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2014, 136 (33), pp 11574-11577
DOI: 10.1021/ja502164f

on UvA website:
Modification of palladium reactivity results in efficient amine synthesis

23-06-2014 Angewandte Chemie (Inside Cover)
An Isolated Nitridyl Radical-Bridged {Rh(N.)Rh} Complex
Dr. Yann Gloaguen, Christophe Rebreyend, Dr. Martin Lutz, Pravin Kumar, Dr. Martina Huber, Dr. Ir. Jarl Ivar van der Vlugt, Prof. Dr. Sven Schneider and Prof. Dr. Bas de Bruin

Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed. 53, 2014, 6814-6818
DOI: 10.1002/anie.201403445
06-05-2014 on Nature Protocols:
Scalable and chromatography-free synthesis of 2-(2-formylalkyl)arenecarboxylic acid derivatives through the supramolecularly controlled hydroformylation of vinylarene-2-carboxylic acids
Pawel Dydio & Joost N. H. Reek
Nature Protocols 9, 1183-1191 (2014)
10.1038/nprot.2014.077 (PDF)
23-10-2013 on Nature Communications:
Capsule-controlled selectivity of a rhodium hydroformylation catalyst
Vladica Bocokic, Ayfer Kalkan, Martin Lutz, Anthony L. Spek, Daniel T. Gryko & Joost N. H. Reek
Nature Communications 4, Article number: 2670
10.1038/ncomms3670 (PDF)
10-09-2013 Chemistry - A European Journal (Front Cover)
On the “Tertiary Structure” of Poly-Carbenes; Self-Assembly of sp3-Carbon-Based Polymers into Liquid-Crystalline Aggregates
Franssen, N. M. G.; Ensing, B.; Hegde, M.; Dingemans, T.; Norder, B.; Picken, S. J.; Alberda van Ekenstein, G. O. R.; van Eck, E.; Elemans, J. A. A. W.; Vis, M; Reek, J. N. H.; de Bruin, B.

Chem. Eur. J. 19, 2013, 11577-11589
DOI: 10.1002/chem.201301403
10-09-2013 Chemistry - A European Journal (Front Cover)
Ligand Self-Sorting and Nonlinear Effects in Dinuclear Asymmetric Hydrogenation: Complexity in Catalysis
Frédéric G. Terrade, Dr. Martin Lutz, Prof. Dr. Joost N. H. Reek

Chem. Eur. J. 19, 2013, 10458-10462
DOI: 10.1002/chem.201301966
10-09-2013 Chemistry - A European Journal (Back Cover)
Encapsulation of Metallo-Porphyrins in a Self-Assembled Cubic M8L6 Cage: A new Molecular Flask for Cobalt-Porphyrin Catalyzed Radical-type Reactions
Matthias Otte, Petrus F. Kuijpers, Oliver Troeppner, Ivana Ivanovic-Burmazovic, Joost N. H. Reek, and Bas de Bruin

Chem. Eur. J. 19, 2013, 10170-10178
DOI: 10.1002/chem.201301411
10-09-2013 Angewandte Chemie (Front Cover)
A Phosphorus Analogue of Bis(n4-cyclobutadiene)iron(0)
Robert Wolf, J. Chris Slootweg, Andreas W. Ehlers, Frantisˇek Hartl, Bas de Bruin, Martin Lutz, Anthony L. Spek, and Koop Lammertsma

Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed. 48, 2009, 3104-3107
DOI: 10.1002/anie.200805193
05-06-2013 Dalton Transactions (Front Cover)
A different route to functional polyolefins: olefin–carbene copolymerisation
Nicole M. G. Franssen , Joost N. H. Reek and Bas de Bruin

Dalton Trans., 2013, 42, 9058-9068
DOI: 10.1039/C3DT32941K
28-03-2013 Dalton Transactions (Front Cover)

Propagation and termination steps in Rh-mediated carbene polymerisation using diazomethane
Nicole M. G. Franssen , Markus Finger , Joost N. H. Reek and Bas de Bruin

Dalton Trans., 2013,42, 4139-4152
DOI: 10.1039/C2DT32584E

04-03-2013 Angewandte Chemie (Front Cover)

Supramolecular Control of Selectivity in Hydroformylation of Vinyl Arenes: Easy Access to Valuable ß-Aldehyde Intermediates
Paweł Dydio, Prof. Dr. Joost N. H. Reek

Angewandte Chemie
DOI: 10.1002/anie.201301447

on UvA website:
Medicijnproductie mogelijk goedkoper en schoner door nieuw katalyseproces

on Nature Chemistry:
Supra selectivity
Nature Chemistry 5, 250 (2013) (PDF)
10.1038/nchem.1613 (Published online 20 March 2013)

28-01-2013 Organometallics (Front Cover)

Dibenzo[b,f ]phosphepines: Novel Phosphane-Olefin Ligands for Transition Metals
Volodymyr Lyaskovskyy, Relinde J. A. van Dijk-Moes, Sebastian Burck, Wojciech I. Dzik, Martin Lutz, Andreas W. Ehlers, J. Chris Slootweg, Bas de Bruin, and Koop Lammertsma, Organometallics 2013, 32, 363-373

07-10-2012 Dalton Transactions (Front Cover)

N-H bond activation by palladium(II) and copper(I) complexes featuring a reactive bidentate PN-ligand
Sandra Y. de Boer, Yann Gloaguen, Joost N. H. Reek, Martin Lutzb and Jarl Ivar van der Vlugt

Dalton Trans., 2012, 41, 11276

10-05-2012 Stroom op dan zonnecel(28-04-2012)
08-03-2012 Gecontroleerde Radicaalreacties(25-02-2012)
C2W - Chemisch2Weekblad
04-01-2012 EurJIC (Front Cover)

Cooperative Catalysis with First-Row Late Transition Metals
Jarl Ivar van der Vlugt

Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2012, 363-375
DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201100752


“Cofactor”-Controlled Enantioselective Catalysis
Paweł Dydio, Christophe Rubay, Tendai Gadzikwa, Martin Lutz, and Joost N. H. Reek,
J. Am. Chem. Soc.

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UvA-scheikundigen zetten nieuwe stap in de zoektocht naar selectieve katalysatoren

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Cofactor control of catalysis enantioselectivity

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Asymmetry From A Guest

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Cofactor maakt katalysator chiraal

07-04-2010 Survival of the Weakest
C2W - Chemisch2Weekblad

News of the week

Survival of the Weakest
Catalyst discovery: least stable intermediatescan lead to best catalysts.
Jeroen Wassenaar, Eveline Jansen, Willem-Jan van Zeist, F. Matthias Bickelhaupt, Maxime A. Siegler, Anthony L. Spek & Joost N. H. Reek
Chemical & Engineering news.


Advance online publication

Catalyst selection based on intermediate stability measured by mass spectrometry
Jeroen Wassenaar, Eveline Jansen, Willem-Jan van Zeist, F. Matthias Bickelhaupt, Maxime A. Siegler, Anthony L. Spek & Joost N. H. Reek

Nature chemistry 2010

DOI: 10.1038/nchem.614


Hot Paper Angewandte Chemie

Singly Hydrogen Bonded Supramolecular Ligands for Highly Selective Rhodium-Catalyzed Hydrogenation Reactions
Pierre-Alain R. Breuil, Frederic W. Patureau, Joost N. H. Reek, Prof. Dr, Angewandte Chemie 2009


Self-assembled biomimetic [2Fe2S]-hydrogenase-based photocatalyst for molecular hydrogen evolution
A. M. Kluwer, R. Kapre, F. Hartl, M. Lutz, A. L. Spek, A. M. Brouwer, P. W. N. M. van Leeuwen and J. N. H. Reek, PNAS

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3rd most mentioned article:
Libraries of Bidentate Phosphorus Ligands; Synthesis Strategies and Application in Catalysis
P. Elsbeth Goudriaan, Piet W. N. M. van Leeuwen, Mandy-Nicole Birkholz, Joost N. H. Reek,
Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2008, pp. 2939-2958