Publications

 

Protasiewicz, J. D.; Mendenhall, G. D. "Di-tert-butyl Hyponitrite as a Source of Alkoxyl Radicals for Dimerization" J. Org. Chem. 1985, 50, 3220.

Protasiewicz, J. D.; Schulte, G.; Theopold, K. H. "Electron-Transfer Rates of a Co(-I)/Co(O) Couple and Crystal-Structure of the Tetrakis(Trimethyl Phosphite)Cobaltate(-I) Ion" Inorg Chem 1988, 27, 1133-1136.

Protasiewicz, J. D.; Lippard, S. J. "Vanadium-Promoted Reductive Coupling of CO and Facile Hydrogenation to Form Cis-Disiloxyethylenes" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1991, 113, 6564-6570.

Protasiewicz, J. D.; Bianconi, P. A.; Williams, I. D.; Liu, S. C.; Rao, C. P.; Lippard, S. J. "Synthesis and Structural Characterization of Low-Valent Group-V Phosphine Complexes" Inorg Chem 1992, 31, 4134-4142.

Carnahan, E. M.; Protasiewicz, J. D.; Lippard, S. J. "15 Years of Reductive Coupling - What Have We Learned?" Acc. Chem. Res. 1993, 26, 90-97.
 

Protasiewicz, J. D.; Theopold, K. H. "A Direct Comparison of the Rates of Degenerate Transfer of Electrons, Protons, and Hydrogen-Atoms Between Metal- Complexes" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1993, 115, 5559-5569.

Protasiewicz, J. D.; Masschelein, A.; Lippard, S. J. "Kinetic, Spectroscopic, and Structural Evidence for Carbene Carbyne Intermediates in Carbyne/CO Coupling" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1993, 115, 808-810.

Mendenhall, G. D.; Protasiewicz, J. D.; Brown, C. E.; Ingold, K. U.; Lusztyk, J. "5-Endo Closure of the 2-Formylbenzoyl Radical" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1994, 116, 1718-1724.

Protasiewicz, J. D.; Bronk, B. S.; Masschelein, A.; Lippard, S. J. "Electrophile-Promoted Carbyne CO Coupling at a Tantalum Center" Organometallics 1994, 13, 1300-1311.

Bronk, B. S.; Protasiewicz, J. D.; Pence, L. E.; Lippard, S. J. "Reactions of Low-Valent Group-V Dicarbonyl Phosphine Complexes with Carbon-Based Electrophiles to Produce Metal Alkyl, Acyl, Carbyne, and Acetylene Complexes" Organometallics 1995, 14, 2177-2187.

Bronk, B. S.; Protasiewicz, J. D.; Lippard, S. J. "Reductive Coupling of Group-5 Dicarbonyls to Disiloxyacetylene Complexes - Ring Formation and Effects of Increasing Steric Demands" Organometallics 1995, 14, 1385-1392.

Cicero, R.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "Is p-Backbonding Important for s-Bound Aldehyde & Ketone Complexes?  Synthesis and Structural Characterization of Aromatic Aldehyde Complexes of the [CpFe(CO)2]+ Cation" Organometallics 1995, 14, 4792.

Laplaza, C. E.; Odom, A. L.; Davis, W. M.; Cummins, C. C.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "Cleavage of the Nitrous-Oxide NN Bond by a 3-Coordinate Molybdenum(III) Complex" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1995, 117, 4999-5000.

Lin, C.; Protasiewicz, J. D.; Smith, E. T.; Ren, T. "Redox Tuning of the Dimolybdenum Compounds at the Ligand Perifery: A Direct Correlation with the Hammett Constant of the Substituents" J. Chem. Soc. Chem. Comm. 1995, 2257.

Odom, A. L.; Cummins, C. C.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "Nitric-Oxide Cleavage - Synthesis of Terminal Chromium(VI) Nitrido Complexes via Nitrosyl Deoxygenation" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1995, 117, 6613-6614.

Protasiewicz, J. D. "Reduction of Intermolecular Association in the Sterically Encumbered (Dichloroiodo)Arene Aricl(2) (Ar=2,6-bis(3,5- Dichloro-2,4,6-Trimethylphenyl)Benzene)" J. Chem. Soc. Chem. Commun. 1995, 1116, 1115-1116.

Cicero, R. L.; Zhao, D.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "Polymorphism of (Tosyliminoiodo)o-toluene: Two New Modes of Polymeric Association for ArINTs" Inorg. Chem. 1996, 35, 275.

Lin, C.; Protasiewicz, J. D.; Ren, T. "Electronic Tuning Using Remote Substituents in Tetrakis(m-N,N'-diarylformamidinato)dinickel.  Linear Free Energy Relationships in Dinuclear Compounds.  3" Inorg. Chem. 1996, 35, 7455-7458.

Lin, C.; Protasiewicz, J. D.; Smith, E. T.; Ren, T. "Linear Free Energy Relationships in Dinuclear Compounds. 2. Inductive Redox Tuning via Remote Substituents in Quadruply Bonded Dimolybdenum Compounds." Inorg. Chem. 1996, 35, 6422.

Protasiewicz, J. D. "(Tosyliminoiodo)benzene at 298 K" Acta. Cryst. C 1996, 1570.

Urnezius, E.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "Synthesis and Structural Characterization of New Hindered Aryl Phosphorus Centers (Aryl = 2,6-Dimesitylphenyl)" Main Group Chemistry 1996, 1, 369-372.

Boucher, M.; Macikenas, D.; Ren, T.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "Secondary Bonding as a Force Dictating Structure and Solid-State Aggregation of the Primary Nitrene Sources (Arylsulfonylimino)iodoarenes (ArINSO2Ar’)" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1997, 119, 9366-9376.

Garner, P.; Cox, P. B.; Anderson, J. T.; Protasiewicz, J.; Zaniewski, R. "Use of Silicon-Based Tethers to Control Diastereofacial Selectivity in Azomethine Ylide Cycloadditions" J. Org. Chem. 1997, 62, 493-498.

Gopal, D.; Macikenas, D.; Sayre, L. M.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "Structural Determination of a Dimeric Side-Product Accompanying Dihydropyrazine Preparation" Acta. Chem. Scand. 1997, 51, 938-941.

Shah, S.; Burdette, S. C.; Swavey, S.; Urbach, F. L.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "Alkali Metal Induced Rupture of a Phosphorus-Phosphorus Double Bond.  Electrochemical and EPR Investigations of New Sterically Protected Diphosphenes and Radical Anions [ArPPAr]-" Organometallics 1997, 16, 3395-3400.

Macikenas, D.; Meprathu, B. V.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "Solubilization of the Primary Nitrene Sources (Tosyliminoiodo)arenes (ArINTs)" Tetrahedron Lett. 1998, 39, 191-194.

Ren, T.; Lin, C.; Amalberti, P.; Macikenas, D.; Protasiewicz, J. D.; Baum, J. C.; Gibson, T. L. "Bis(m-N,N'-h2-N,O-h2-N',O'-di(o-methoxyphenyl)-formamidinato)disilver(I): An Interesting  Coordination Geometry for Silver(I) and Room Temperature Fluorescence" Inorg. Chem. Commun. 1998, 1, 23-26.

Shah, S.; Yap, G. P. A.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "'Phospha-Wittig' Reactions Using Isolable Phosphoranylidenephosphines ArP=PR3 (Ar = 2,6-Mes2C6H3 or 2,4,6-But3C6H2)" J. Chem. Soc. Chem. Commun. 1998, 1585-1586.

Macikenas, D.; Skrzypczak-Jankun, E.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "A New Class of Iodonium Ylides Engineered as Soluble Primary Oxo and Nitrene Sources" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1999, 7164-7165.

Meprathu, B. V.; Diltz, S.; Walsh, P. J.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "Hypervalent Iodine Nitrene Precursors Bearing N-Heterocyclic Rings" Tetrahedron Lett. 1999, 40, 5459-5460.

Shah, S.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "Phosphoranylidenephosphines (R3P=PR) as Phospha-Wittig Reagents" Phosphorus, Sulfur 1999, 343.

Urnezius, E.; Shah, S.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "Diphosphene and Phosphoranylidenephosphine Formation from a Terminal Phosphinidene Complex" Phosphorus, Sulfur 1999, 137-139.

Macikenas, D.; Skrzypczak-Jankun, E.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "Redirecting Secondary Bonds to Control Molecular and Crystal Properties of an Iodosylbenzene and an Iodoxybenzene" Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Engl. 2000, 11, 2007-2010.

Macikenas, D.; Skrzypczak-Jankun, E.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "Richtungsändernde Nebenbindungen, die molekulare und kristalline Eigenschaften von Iodosyl- und Iodoxybenzolen kontrollieren" Angew. Chem. 2000, 112, 2063-2066.

Mandal, S.; Macikenas, D.; Protasiewicz, J. D.; Sayre, L. M. "Novel tert-Butyl Migration in Copper Mediated Phenol o-Oxygenation Implicates a Mechanism Involving Conversion of a 6-Hydroperoxy-2,4-cyclohexadienone Directly to an o-Quinone" J. Org. Chem. 2000, 65, 4804-4809.

Shah, S.; Yap, G. P. A.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "Crystal Structure of the Phosphoranylidene-s4-phosphosphine DmpP=PMe3 (Dmp = 2,6-Mes2-C6H3)  and Reactions with Electrophiles" J. Organomet. Chem. 2000, 608, 12-20.

Shah, S.; Protasiewicz, J. D. ""Phospha-variations" On The Themes Of Staudinger and Wittig:  Phosphorus analogs of Wittig Reagents" Coord. Chem. Rev. 2000, 210/1, 181-201.

Shah, S.; Concolino, T.; Rheingold, A. L.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "Sterically Encumbered Systems for Two Low-Coordinate Phosphorus Centers" Inorg. Chem. 2000, 39, 3860-3867.

Urnezius, E.; Klippenstein, S. J.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "Sterically Promoted Zirconium-Phosphorus p-Bonding:  Structural Investigations of [Cp2Zr(Cl){P(H)Dmp}] and [Cp2Zr{P(H)Dmp}2] (Dmp = 2,6-Mes2C6H3)" Inorg. Chim. Acta (special volume dedicated to S. J. Lippard) 2000, 297, 181-190.

Garner, P.; Dogan, Ö.; Youngs, W. J.; Kennedy, V. O.; Protasiewicz, J.; Zaniewski, R. "Stereocontrolled 1,3-dipolar cycloadditions using Oppolzer's camphor sultam as the chiral auxiliary for carboxyl stabilized azomethine ylides" Tetrahedron 2001, 57, 71-85.

Shah, S.; Simpson, M. C.; Smith, R. C.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "Three Different Fates for Phosphinidenes Generated by Photocleavage of Phospha-Wittig Reagents ArP=PMe3" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2001, 123, 6925-6926.

Urnezius, E.; Lam, K.-C.; Rheingold, A. L.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "Triphosphane formation from the terminal zirconium phosphinidene complex  [Cp2Zr=PDmp(PMe3)] (Dmp = 2,6-Mes2C6H3) and crystal structure of DmpP(PPh2)2" J. Organomet. Chem. 2001, 630, 193-197.

Ling, K.-Q.; Ren, T.; Protasiewicz, J. D.; Sayre, L. M. "Structural correction of the 3-methylindole oxidatively-coupled dimer" Tet. Lett. 2002, 43, 6903-6905.

Smith, R. C.; Shah, S.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "A role for free phosphinidenes in the reaction of magnesium and sterically encumbered ArPCl2 in solution at room temperature" J. Organomet. Chem. 2002, 646, 255-261.

Smith, R. C.; Urnezius, E.; Lam, K.-C.; Rheingold, A. L.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "Syntheses and Structural Characterizations of the Unsymmetrical Diphosphene DmpP=PMes (Dmp = 2,6-Mes2C6H3, Mes = 2,4,6-tBu3C6H2) and the Cyclotetraphosphane [DmpPPPh]2" Inorg. Chem. 2002, 41, 5296-5299.

Smith, R. C.; Ren, T.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "Robust, reactive, and remarkably simple to prepare sterically encumbered meta-terphenyl ligand" Europ. J. Inorg. Chem. 2002, 2779-2783.

Dutan, C.; Shah, S.; Smith, R. C.; Choua, S.; Berclaz, T.; Protasiewicz, J. D.; Geoffroy, M. "Sterically Encumbered Diphosphaalkenes and a Bis-diphosphene as Potential Multi-Redox Active Molecular Switches: EPR and DFT investigations" Inorg. Chem. 2003, 42, 6241-6251.

Meprathu, B. V.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "Synthesis and characterization of novel polyvalent organoiodine compounds" ARKIVOC (65th birthday of Professor Anastasios Varvoglis issue) 2003, 83-90.

Scardovi, N.; Garner, P. P.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "S-(2-Pyridinyl)-1,1,3,3-Tetramethylthiouronium Hexafluorophosphate. A New Reagent for the Synthesis of 2-Pyridinethiol Esters" Org. Lett. 2003, 5, 1633-1635.

Shah, S.; Eichler, B. E.; Smith, R. C.; Power, P. P.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "Synthesis and Solid State Structures of Increasingly Sterically Crowded 1,4-Diiodo-2,3,5,6-tetraarylbenzenes: A New Series of Bulky Benzenes and Aryls" New J. Chem. 2003, 27, 442-445.

Ling, K.-Q.; Lee, Y.; Macikenas, D.; Protasiewicz, J. D.; Sayre, L. M., "Copper(II)-Mediated Autoxidation of tert-Butylresorcinols" Journal of Organic Chemistry 2003, 68, (4), 1358-1366.

Smith, R. C.; Protasiewicz, J. D., "Synthesis and Luminescence Properties of a series of tris-(4-styrylphenyl) Phosphorus (III) and (V) Compounds and of a [Cu(PR3)4]BF4 Complex" J. Chem. Soc. Dalton Trans. 2003, 24, 4738-4741.

Smith, R. C.; Chen, X.; Protasiewicz, J. D., "A Fluorescent (E)-Poly(p-phenylenephosphaalkene) Prepared by a Phospha-Wittig Reaction" Inorg. Chem. 2003, 42, 5468-5470.

Copeland, T.; Shea, M. P.; Milliken, M. C.; Smith, R. C.; Protasiewicz, J. D.; Simpson, M. C., "Raman Excitation Profile of a Sterically Protected Diphosphene [ArP=PAr]" Analytica Chimica Acta 2003, 496(1-2), 155-163.

Smith, R. C.; Shah, S.; Urnezius, E.; Protasiewicz, J. D., "An Unusual  Equilibrium Chlorine Atom Transfer Process and its Potential for Assessment of Steric Pressure by Bulky Aryls" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2003, 125, 40-41.

Smith, R. C.; Gantzel, P.; Rheingold, A. L.; Protasiewicz, J. D., "Arsa-Wittig Complexes (ArAs=PMe3) as Intermediates to Diarsenes" Organometallics 2004, 23, 5124-5126.

Smith, R. C.; Woloszynek, R. A.; Chen, W.; Ren, T.; Protasiewicz, J. D., "Suzuki reactions catalyzed by palladium complexes bearing the bulky (2,6-dimesitylphenyl)dimethylphosphine" Tet. Lett. 2004, 45, 8327-8330.

Smith, R. C.; Earl, M. J.; Protasiewicz, J. D., "Synthesis and photoluminescent properties of a series of pnictogen-centered chromophores" Inorg. Chem. Acta. 2004, 357, 4139-4143.

Smith, R. C.; Protasiewicz, J. D., "Conjugated Polymers Featuring Heavier Main Group Element Multiple Bonds: A Diphosphene-PPV" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2004, 126, (8), 2268-2269.

Smith, R. C.; Protasiewicz, J. D., "Systematic investigation of PPV analogue oligomers incorporating low-coordinate phosphorus centres" European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry 2004, (5), 998-1006.

Smith, R. C.; Protasiewicz, J. D., "A trans-Spanning Diphosphine Ligand Based on a meta-Terphenyl Scaffold and its Palladium and Nickel Complexes" Organometallics 2004, 23, 4215-4222.

Chen, X.; Smith, R. C.; Protasiewicz, J. D., "Cycloaddition of phosphanylidene-s4-phosphoranes ArP=PMe3 and quinones to yield 1,3,2-dioxophospholanes" J. C. S. Chem. Commun. 2004, 146-147.

Smith, R. C.; Bodner, C. R.; Earl, M. J.; Sears, N. C.; Hill, N. E.; Bishop, L. M.; Sizemore, N.; Hehemann, D. T.; Bohn, J. J.; Protasiewicz, J. D., "Suzuki and Heck coupling reactions mediated by palladium complexes bearing trans-spanning diphosphines" J. Organomet. Chem. 2005, 690, 477-481.

Thirupathi, N.; Amoroso, D.; Bell, A.; Protasiewicz, J. D., "Synthesis and Reactivity of Cationic Palladium Phosphine Carboxylate Complexes" Organometallics 2005, 24, 4099-4102.

Meprathu, B. V.; Justik, M. W.; Protasiewicz, J. D., "ortho-Phosphoryl stabilized hypervalent iodosyl- and iodyl-benzene reagents" Tet. Lett. 2005, 46, 5187-5190.

Ma, L.; Smith, R. C.; Protasiewicz, J. D., "Self-Assembly of Cationic Palladium Complexes by Redistribution of Pyridine Ligands" Inorg. Chim. Acta 2005, 358, 3478-3482.

Hai, B.; Wu, J.; Chen, X.; Protasiewicz, J. D.; Scherson, D. A., "Metal-Ion Adsorption on Carboxyl-Bearing Self-Assembled Monolayers Covalently Bound to Magnetic Nanoparticles" Langmuir 2005, 21, 3104-3105.

Chen, X.; Chen, W.; Ren, T.; Protasiewicz, J. D., "A Cyclic Diphosphinite by a Formal [4+4] Cycloaddition Reaction of b-Phosphaenone" Tet. Lett. 2005, 46, 5941-5944.

Gudimetla, V.; Rheingold, A. L.; Protasiewicz, J. D., "Photoisomerization and Structural Characterization of meta-tephenyl Protected Phosphaalkenes", Inorg. Chem. 2006, 45, 4895-4901.

Ma., L; Chen, W.; Ren, T,; Protasiewicz, J. D., "A New Twist on Pincer Ligands and Complexes" Organometallics  2006, 25, 3301-3304.

Smith, R. C.; Gleason, L. B.; Protasiewicz, J. D., "Solution and Film Photoluminescence of Mesityl-Substituted PPVs and Low Molecular Weight Models" J. Materials Chemistry 2006, 16, 2445-2452.

Chen, W.-Z.; Shirar, A. J.; Protasiewicz, J. D.; Ren T. "Dimerization of Diruthenium Coordination Compounds via Olefin Metathesis" European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry 2006, 23, 4737-4740.

Xu, G. L.; Xi, B.; Updegraff, J. B.; Protasiewicz, J. D.; Ren T. "1,6-Bis(ferrocenyl)-1,3,5-hexatriyne: Novel Preparation and Structural Study" Organometallics 2006, 25, 5213-5215.

Chen, W.-Z.; Protasiewicz, J. D.; Davis, S. A.; Updegraff, J. B.; Ma, L.; Fanwick, P. E.; Ren, T.  "Olefin Metathesis as an Inorganic Synthetic Tool: Cross and Ring Closing Metathesis Reactions of Diruthenium-Bound w-Alkene-a-carboxylates" Inorganic Chemistry, 200746,  3775-3782.

Ma, L.; Wobser, S. D.;Protasiewicz, J. D. "A new patform for NCN dimethylamino pincer complexes: Synthesis and structural studies" Journal of Organometallic Chemistry 2007, 692, 5331-5338.

Ma, L.; Imbesi, P. M.; Updegraff, J. B.; Hunter, A. H.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "Synthesis and Structural Studies of NCN Diimine Palladium Pincer Complexes Bearing m-Terphenyl Scaffolds" Inorganic Chemistry 2007, 46, 5220-5228.

Thirupathi, N.; Amoroso, D.; Bell, A.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "Reactivity Studies of Cationic Palladium(II) Phosphine Carboxylate Complexes with Lewis Bases: Substitution versus Cyclometalation" Organometallics 2007, 26, 3157-3166.

Zhang, L.; Huang, Z.; Chen, W. Z.; Negishi, E. I.; Fanwick, P. E.; Updegraff, J. B.; Protasiewicz, J. D.; Ren, T.  “Negishi coupling-expedient formation of biphenyls on the periphery of inorganic/organometallic diruthenium species”  Organometallics, 2007, 26, 6526-6528.

Pearson, A. J.; Protasiewicz, J. D.; Updegraff, J. ; Zhang, M. “Stereoselective conjugate additions of Grignard reagents to cyclopentadienones” Tetrahedron Letters 2007, 48, 5569-5572.

Kunzelman, J.; Kinami, M.; Crenshaw, B. R.; Protasiewicz, J. D.; Weder, C. "Oligo(p-phenylene vinylene)s as a "new" class of piezochromic fluorophores."Adv. Materials, 2008, 20 119-122.

Partyka, D. V.; Washington, M. P.; James B. Updegraff, I.; Woloszynek, R. A.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "Synergistic binding of both Lewis acids and bases to phosphinidenes" Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Engl. 2008, 47, 7489-7492.

Thirupathi, N.; Amoroso, D.; Bell, A.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "Latent Cationic Palladium(II) Phosphine Carboxylate Complexes for Norbornene Polymerization" J. Polym. Sci., Part A, Chemistry 2008, 47,103-110.

Lipke, M. C.; Woloszynek, R. A.; Ma, L.; Protasiewicz, J. D.  "m-Terphenyl Anchored Palladium Diphosphinite PCP-Pincer Complexes That Promote the Suzuki-Miyaura Reaction Under Mild Conditions" Organometallics, 2009, 28, 188-196.

Zhang, L.; Huang, Z.; Chen, W. Z.; Negishi, E. I.; Fanwick, P. E.; Updegraff, J. B.; Protasiewicz, J. D.; Ren, T.  “Spectroscopy and Electronic Structures of Ru2(ap)4-alkynyl Compounds”  Inorg. Chem., 2009, 48, 5187-5194.

Partyka, D. V.; Washington, M. P.; Gray, T. G.; Updegraff, J. B.; Turner, J. F.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "Unusual Phosphorus-Phosphorus Double Bond Contraction Upon Mono- and Di-Auration of a Diphosphene" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009, 131, 10041-10048. 

Partyka, D. V.; Washington, M. P.; Updegraff, J. B. , I.; Chen, X.; Rheingold, A. L.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "Surveying the {AuCl} adducts of bulky phosphines bearing the 2,6-dimesitylphenyl group" J. Organomet. Chem. 2009, 694, 1441-1446.

Peng, H.-L.; Payton, J. L.; Protasiewicz, J. D.; Simpson, M. C. "Twisting the Phenyls in Aryl Diphosphenes (Ar-P=P-Ar).  Significant Impact upon Lowest Energy States" J. Phys. Chem. A., 2009, 113, 7054-7063.

Kilgore, U. J.; Fan, H.; Pink, M.; Urnezius, E.; Protasiewicz, J. D.; Mindiola, D. J.  "Phosphinidene group-transfer with a phospha-Wittig reagent: a new entry to transition metal phosphorus multiple bonds" J. Chem. Soc. Chem. Commun. 2009, 4521-4523.

Schroder, P. M.; Spilker, T. F.; Luu, W.; Updegraff, J. B.; Kwan, M. L.; Challen, P. R.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "Improved synthesis of pincer ligand precursor, and synthesis and structural characterization of terphenyl scaffolded S-C-S palladium pincer complex" Inorg. Chem. Comm. 2009, accepted.

Justik, M. W.; Protasiewicz, J. D.; Updegraff, J. B.  "Preparation and X-ray structures of 2- (aryliodonio)benzenesulfonates: novel diaryliodonium betaines" Tet. Lett., 2009, submitted.

Gudimetla, V. B.; Ma, L.; Washington, M. P.; Payton, J. L.; Simpson, M. C.; Protasiewicz, J. D. "meta-Terphenyl phosphaalkenes bearing electron donating and accepting groups" Europ. J. Inorg. Chem. 2009, submitted.