Baxter Lab Publications

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/chemrxiv.7959368.vi. "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."

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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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