Baxter Lab Publications

27.  Brisbin, Ryan P.; Zhou, Jenny; Bond, Tiziana; Voss, Lars; Simon, Aaron J.; Baxter, Ryan D.; Chang, Allan S.P.* J. Phys. Chem. C.2021, XXXX, XXX, XXX–XXX. "Plasmonic-Enhanced UV Photocatalytic Water Purification" doi: 10.1021/acs/jpcc.1c00613

26.  Galloway, Jordan D.; Sarabia, Cristian; Fettinger, James C.; Hratchian, Hrant P.; Baxter, Ryan D.* Org. Lett.2021, XXXX, XX, XXX–XXX. "Versatile New Reagent for Nitrosation under Mild Conditions"  doi: 10.1021/acs.orglett.1c00637

25.  Bartolo, M. D.; Brisbin, R. P.; Fettinger, J. C. Ghosh, S.; Baxter, R. D.* J. Phys. Chem. C., 2020, 124, 41, 22677–22683. "Impact of Bis(imino)pyridine Ligands on Mesoscale Properties of CdSe/ZnS Quantum Dots" doi: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.0c06335

24.  Khan, Md. I.; Ghosh, S.; Baxter, R. D.; Kim, A. D.* Opt. Express, 2020, 28, 22732-22747. "Modeling Broadband Cloaking using 3D Nano-Assembled Plasmonic meta-Structures." doi: 10.1364/oe.395840

23.  Galloway, J. D.; Baxter, R. D.*  Tetrahedron, 2019, 76(46), 130665.  "Towards the Development of Metal-Free Minisci Reactions Under Mild Conditions."  doi: 10.1016/j.tet.2019.130665

22. Galloway, J. D.; Mai, D. N; Baxter, R. D.* J. Org. Chem., 2019, 84, 1213–12137ChemRxiv., 2019, doi: 10.26434/ "Radical Benzylation of Quinones via C–H Abstraction."

21. Hua, A. M.; Bidwell, S. L.; Baker, S. I.; Hratchian, H. P.; Baxter, R. D.* ACS Catalysis, 2019, 9, 3322–3326. "Experimental and Theoretical Evidence for Nitrogen–Fluorine Halogen Bonding in Silver-Initiated Radical Fluorinations."

20. Ghosh, S.; Baxter, R. D.* U.S. Patent Application No. 62/770,473; Nov. 21, 2018 filing date. "Self-Assembled Microcapsules With Stimuli-Responsive Organic Ligands."

19. Hamsath, A.; Galloway, J. D.; Baxter, R. D.* Synthesis. 2018, 50(15), 2915–2923.  doi: 10.1055/s-0037-1610005.  "Quinone C–H Alkylations via Oxidative Radical Processes."

18. Galloway, J. D.; Mai, D. N.; Baxter, R. D.*  Org. Lett. 2017, 19, 5772–5775.  "Silver-Catalyzed Minisci Reactions Using Selectfluor as a Mild Oxidant."

17. Hua, A. M.; Mai, D. N.; Martinez, R.; Baxter, R. D.*  Org. Lett. 2017, 19, 2949–2952.  "Radical C–H Fluorination Using Unprotected Amino Acids as Radical Precursors."

​​16. Mai, D. N.; Baxter, R. D.*  Top. Catal.2017, 60(8), 580–588.  "Experimental Strategies for Controlling Radical Chain Reactions."

​​15. Mai, D. N.; Baxter, R. D.*  Org. Lett. 2016, 18, 3738-3741.  "Unprotected Amino Acids as Stable Radical Precursors for Heterocycle C–H Functionalization."


Previous Publications

14. Baxter, R. D.; Liang, Y.; Hong, X.; Brown, T. A.; Zare, R. N.; Houk, K. N.; Baran, P. S.; Blackmond, D. G.  ACS Cent. Sci. 2015, 1, 456-462.  "Mechanistic Insights into Two-Phase Radical C–H Arylations."


13. Jackson, E. P.; Malik, H. A.; Sormunen, G. J.; Baxter, R. D.; Liu, P.; Wang, H.; Shareef, A.-R.; Montgomery, J. Acc. Chem. Res. 2015, 48, 1736-1745. "Mechanistic Basis for Regioselection and Regiodivergence in Nickel-Catalyzed Reductive Couplings."


12. Haynes, M. T.; Baxter, R. D.; Liu, P.; Houk, K. N.*; Montgomery, J.* J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2014, 136, 17495. “An Experimental and Theoretical Mechanistic Evaluation of Silane-Mediated, Nickel-Catalyzed Aldehyde-Alkyne Reductive Couplings.”


11. Baxter, R. D.; Blackmond, D. G.* Tetrahedron, 2013, 69, 5604. “In-Situ Kinetic Studies of the Trifluoromethylation of Caffeine with Zn(SO2CF3)2.”


10. O’Hara, F.; Baxter, R. D.; O’Brien, A. G.; Collins, M. R.; Dixon, J. A.; Fujiwara, Y.; Ishihara, Y.; Baran, P. S.* Nat. Protoc., 2013, 8, 1042. “Preparation and Purification of Zinc Sulfinate Reagents for Drug Discovery.”

9. Fujiwara, Y.; Dixon, J. A.; O'Hara, F.; Daa Funder, E.; Dixon, D. D.; Rodriguez, R. A.; Baxter, R. D.; Herle, B.; Sach, N.; Collins, M. R.; Ishihara, Y.; Baran, P. S.* Nature, 2012, 492, 95. "Practical, Innate C–H Functionalization of Heterocycles."  


8. Baxter, R. D.; Sale, D.; Engle, K. M.; Yu, J-Q.; Blackmond, D. G.* J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134, 4600. "Mechanistic Rationalization of Unusual Kinetics in Pd-Catalyzed C–H Olefination."


7. Fujiwara, Y.; Dixon, J. A.; Rodriguez, R. A.; Baxter, R. D.; Dixon, D. D.; Collins, M. R.; Blackmond, D. G.; Baran, P. S.* J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134, 1494. "A New Reagent for Direct Difluoromethylation."


6. Bruckl, T.; Baxter, R. D.; Ishihara, Y.; Baran, P. S.* Acc. Chem. Res., 2012, 45, 826. "Innate and Guided C–H Functionalization Logic."


5. Dixon, J. A.; Baxter, R. D.; Baran, P. S.* U.S. Patent Application No. 61/565,756; Unpublished (filing date November 9th, 2011). "Efficient Synthesis of Zinc Difluoromethane Sulfinate Hydrate."


4. Ji, Y.; Brueckl, T.; Baxter, R. D.; Fujiwara, Y.; Seiple, I. B.; Su, S.; Blackmond, D. G.; Baran, P. S.* Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., 2011, 108, 14411. "Innate C–H Trifluoromethylation of Heterocycles."


3. Baxter, R. D.; Montgomery, J.* J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2011, 133, 5728. "Mechanistic Study of Nickel-Catalyzed Ynal Reductive Cyclizations through Kinetic Analysis"


2. Montgomery, J.*; Malik, H. A.; Baxter, R. D. In Catalysis Without Precious Metals; Bullock, M., Ed; Wiley: 2010, p 181-212.


1. Baxter, R. D.; Montgomery, J.* J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2008, 130, 9662. "Dehydrogenative Cyclocondensations of Aldehydes, Alkynes, and Dialkylsilanes."

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