Recent Publications


Cobalt boryl complexes: enabling and exploiting migratory insertion in base-metal mediated borylation

R. Frank, J. Howell, J. Campos, R. Tirfoin, N. Phillips, S. Zahn, D.M.P. Mingos, S. Aldridge

Angew. Chem., Int. Ed., 2015, in press (DOI: 10.1002/anie.201504929)

A continuation of René Frank’s work on metal boryl complexes (see recent paper from JACS here) examines the use of base metals in boryl transfer chemistry.


Bifunctional indenyl-derived receptors for fluoride chelation and detection

R. Tirfoin, J.A.B. Abdalla, S. Aldridge

Chem.-Eur. J., 2015, in press (DOI: 10.1002/chem.201501547)

Rémi Tirfoin’s latest paper examines the use of indenyl functionalized boranes for the selective colorimetric detection of fluoride.


Coordination and activation of E-H bonds (E = B, Al, Ga) at transition metal centres

I.M. Riddlestone, J.A.B. Abdalla, S. Aldridge

Adv. Organomet. Chem., 2015, 63, 1-38 (link).

A review on recent developments from our group and others on aspects of the coordination/activation of group 13 element to hydrogen bonds at transition metal centres.


(see here for a fuller list for 2011-2015)









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