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Dr Christophe Aissa PhD

Senior Lecturer Chemistry

    Publications

    2019

    Palladium-Catalyzed Synthesis of alpha-Carbonyl-alpha '-(hetero)aryl Sulfoxonium Ylides: Scope and Insight into the Mechanism (Journal article)

    Janot, C., Chagnoleau, J. -B., Halcovitch, N. R., Muir, J., & Aissa, C. (2020). Palladium-Catalyzed Synthesis of alpha-Carbonyl-alpha '-(hetero)aryl Sulfoxonium Ylides: Scope and Insight into the Mechanism. JOURNAL OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 85(2), 1126-1137. doi:10.1021/acs.joc.9b03032

    DOI: 10.1021/acs.joc.9b03032

    Chemospecific Cyclizations of α‐Carbonyl Sulfoxonium Ylides on Aryls and Heteroaryls (Journal article)

    Clare, D., Dobson, B. C., Inglesby, P. A., & Aïssa, C. (2019). Chemospecific Cyclizations of α‐Carbonyl Sulfoxonium Ylides on Aryls and Heteroaryls. Angewandte Chemie, 131(45), 16344-16348. doi:10.1002/ange.201910821

    DOI: 10.1002/ange.201910821

    Chemospecific Cyclizations of α-Carbonyl Sulfoxonium Ylides on Aryls and Heteroaryls (Journal article)

    Clare, D., Dobson, B. C., Inglesby, P. A., & Aissa, C. (2019). Chemospecific Cyclizations of α-Carbonyl Sulfoxonium Ylides on Aryls and Heteroaryls. Angewandte Chemie (International Edition), 58(45), 16198-16202. doi:10.1002/anie.201910821

    DOI: 10.1002/anie.201910821

    Palladium-Catalyzed Synthesis of Bis-Substituted Sulfoxonium Ylides (Journal article)

    Janot, C., Palamini, P., Dobson, B. C., Muir, J., & Aissa, C. (2019). Palladium-Catalyzed Synthesis of Bis-Substituted Sulfoxonium Ylides. ORGANIC LETTERS, 21(1), 296-299. doi:10.1021/acs.orglett.8b03744

    DOI: 10.1021/acs.orglett.8b03744

    2018

    Regioselective cycloaddition of potassium alkynyltrifluoroborates with 3-azetidinones and 3-oxetanone by nickel-catalysed C-C bond activation (Journal article)

    Elwrfalli, F., Esvan, Y. J., Robertson, C. M., & Aissa, C. (2019). Regioselective cycloaddition of potassium alkynyltrifluoroborates with 3-azetidinones and 3-oxetanone by nickel-catalysed C-C bond activation. CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS, 55(4), 497-500. doi:10.1039/c8cc09241a

    DOI: 10.1039/c8cc09241a

    2017

    Cross-Coupling of α-Carbonyl Sulfoxonium Ylides with C-H Bonds. (Journal article)

    Barday, M., Janot, C., Halcovitch, N. R., Muir, J., & Aissa, C. (2017). Cross-Coupling of alpha-Carbonyl Sulfoxonium Ylides with C-H Bonds. ANGEWANDTE CHEMIE-INTERNATIONAL EDITION, 56(42), 13117-13121. doi:10.1002/anie.201706804

    DOI: 10.1002/anie.201706804

    Cross-Coupling of α-carbonyl sulfoxonium ylides with C-H bonds (Journal article)

    Barday, M., Janot, C., Halcovitch, N. R., Muir, J., & Aïssa, C. (2017). Cross-Coupling of α-Carbonyl Sulfoxonium Ylides with C−H Bonds. Angewandte Chemie, 129(42), 13297-13301. doi:10.1002/ange.201706804

    DOI: 10.1002/ange.201706804

    On the Regioselectivity of the Nickel-Catalyzed Insertion of Alkynes into the Carbon-Carbon Bond of Oxetan-3-one (Journal article)

    Barday, M., Janot, C., Clare, D., Carr-Knox, C., Higginson, B., Ho, K. Y. T., & Aissa, C. (2017). On the Regioselectivity of the Nickel-Catalyzed Insertion of Alkynes into the Carbon-Carbon Bond of Oxetan-3-one. SYNTHESIS-STUTTGART, 49(16), 3582-3589. doi:10.1055/s-0036-1589052

    DOI: 10.1055/s-0036-1589052

    2016

    Regioselective Synthesis of 3-Hydroxy-4,5-alkyl-Substituted Pyridines Using 1,3-Enynes as Alkynes Surrogates (Journal article)

    Barday, M., Ho, K. Y. T., Halsall, C. T., & Aissa, C. (2016). Regioselective Synthesis of 3-Hydroxy-4,5-alkyl-Substituted Pyridines Using 1,3-Enynes as Alkynes Surrogates. Organic Letters, 18(8), 1756-1759. doi:10.1021/acs.orglett.6b00451

    DOI: 10.1021/acs.orglett.6b00451

    2015

    The synthesis and biological evaluation of a kabiramide C fragment modified with a WH2 consensus actin-binding motif as a potential disruptor of the actin cytoskeleton (Journal article)

    Tetlow, D. J., Winder, S. J., & Aissa, C. (2016). The synthesis and biological evaluation of a kabiramide C fragment modified with a WH2 consensus actin-binding motif as a potential disruptor of the actin cytoskeleton. CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS, 52(4), 807-810. doi:10.1039/c5cc06081h

    DOI: 10.1039/c5cc06081h

    Isomerization of Olefins Triggered by Rhodium-Catalyzed C-H Bond Activation: Control of Endocyclic beta-Hydrogen Elimination (Journal article)

    Yip, Y. Y., & Aissa, C. (2015). Isomerization of Olefins Triggered by Rhodium-Catalyzed C-H Bond Activation: Control of Endocyclic beta-Hydrogen Elimination. Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 54(23), 6870-6873. doi:10.1002/anie.201500596

    DOI: 10.1002/anie.201500596

    2014

    Stereoselectivity of Metal-Catalyzed Cyclizations of 1,6-Dienes (Journal article)

    Aissa, C. (2014). Stereoselectivity of Metal-Catalyzed Cyclizations of 1,6-Dienes. SYNLETT, 25(17), 2379-2384. doi:10.1055/s-0034-1378531

    DOI: 10.1055/s-0034-1378531

    'Diastereoselective Carbocyclization of 1,6-Heptadienes Triggered by Rhodium-Catalyzed Activation of an Olefinic C-H Bond' (Journal article)

    Aissa, C., Ho, K. Y. T., Tetlow, D. J., & Pin-No, M. (2014). 'Diastereoselective Carbocyclization of 1,6-Heptadienes Triggered by Rhodium-Catalyzed Activation of an Olefinic C-H Bond'. Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 53(16), 4209-4212. doi:10.1002/anie.201400080

    DOI: 10.1002/anie.201400080

    5.35 Transition-Metal-Catalyzed Cycloaddition of Small Ring Compounds (Chapter)

    Aïssa, C. (2014). 5.35 Transition-Metal-Catalyzed Cycloaddition of Small Ring Compounds. In Comprehensive Organic Synthesis II (pp. 1738-1771). Elsevier. doi:10.1016/b978-0-08-097742-3.00536-x

    DOI: 10.1016/b978-0-08-097742-3.00536-x

    2013

    Multiple Rhodium-Catalyzed Cleavages of Single C-C bonds (Journal article)

    Aissa, C., Crepin, D., Tetlow, D. J., & Ho, K. Y. T. (2013). Multiple Rhodium-Catalyzed Cleavages of Single C-C bonds. ORGANIC LETTERS, 15(6), 1322-1325. doi:10.1021/ol400266g

    DOI: 10.1021/ol400266g

    2012

    Regioselective Cycloaddition of 3-Azetidinones and 3-Oxetanones with Alkynes through Nickel-Catalysed Carbon-Carbon Bond Activation (Journal article)

    Ho, K. Y. T., & Aissa, C. (2012). Regioselective Cycloaddition of 3-Azetidinones and 3-Oxetanones with Alkynes through Nickel-Catalysed Carbon-Carbon Bond Activation. CHEMISTRY-A EUROPEAN JOURNAL, 18(12), 3486-3489. doi:10.1002/chem.201200167

    DOI: 10.1002/chem.201200167

    2011

    Transition-Metal-Catalyzed Rearrangements of Small Cycloalkanes: Regioselectivity Trends in beta-Carbon Elimination Reactions (Journal article)

    Aissa, C. (2011). Transition-Metal-Catalyzed Rearrangements of Small Cycloalkanes: Regioselectivity Trends in beta-Carbon Elimination Reactions. SYNTHESIS-STUTTGART, (21), 3389-3407. doi:10.1055/s-0030-1260233

    DOI: 10.1055/s-0030-1260233

    Facile and chemoselective rhodium-catalysed intramolecular hydroacylation of α,α-disubstituted 4-alkylidenecyclopropanals (Journal article)

    Crépin, D., Tugny, C., Murray, J. H., & Aïssa, C. (2011). Facile and chemoselective rhodium-catalysed intramolecular hydroacylation of α,α-disubstituted 4-alkylidenecyclopropanals. Chemical Communications, 47(39), 10957. doi:10.1039/c1cc14626b

    DOI: 10.1039/c1cc14626b

    2010

    Combined Rhodium-Catalyzed Carbon-Hydrogen Activation and beta-Carbon Elimination to access Eight-Membered Rings (Journal article)

    Crepin, D., Dawick, J., & Aissa, C. (2010). Combined Rhodium-Catalyzed Carbon-Hydrogen Activation and beta-Carbon Elimination to access Eight-Membered Rings. ANGEWANDTE CHEMIE-INTERNATIONAL EDITION, 49(3), 620-623. doi:10.1002/anie.200904527

    DOI: 10.1002/anie.200904527

    2009

    Mechanistic Manifold and New Developments of the Julia-Kocienski Reaction (Journal article)

    Aïssa, C. (n.d.). Mechanistic Manifold and New Developments of the Julia-Kocienski Reaction. European Journal of Organic Chemistry, 2009(12), 1831-1844. doi:10.1002/ejoc.200801117

    DOI: 10.1002/ejoc.200801117