.Willis Group


“Synthesis of highly fluorinated arene complexes of [Rh(chelating phosphine) cations, and their use in synthesis and catalysis”, Alasdair I. McKay, James Barwick-Silk, Max Savage, Michael C. Willis and Andrew S. Weller,* Chem. Eur. J. 2019, 25. (doi: 10.1002/chem.201904668)


“Arylsulfonyl fluoride boronic acids: Preparation and coupling reactivity”, Terry Shing-Bong Lou, and Michael C. Willis, Tetrahedron 2019, 75. (doi: 10.1016/j.tet.2019.130782)

“Cyclic alkenylsulfonyl fluorides: Palladium-catalyzed synthesis and functionalization of compact multi-functional reagents”, Terry Shing-Bong Lou, Scott W. Bagley, and Michael C. Willis, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2019, 58, 18859-18863. (doi: 10.1002/anie.201910871)

“Nickel(II)-catalyzed synthesis of sulfinates from aryl and heteroaryl boronic acids and the sulfur dioxide surrogate DABSO”, Pui Kin Tony Lo, Yiding Chen, Michael C. Willis, ACS Catalysis, 2019, 9, 10668−10673. (doi: 10.1021/acscatal.9b04363)

“Modular sulfondiimine synthesis using a stable sulfinylamine reagent”, Ze-Xin Zhang, Thomas Q. Davies, and Michael C. Willis, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2019, 141, 13022−13027. (doi: 10.1021/jacs.9b06831)


“New catalytic reactions using sulfur dioxide”, Michael C. Willis, Phosphorus, Sulfur, Silicon and the Related Elements 2019, 194654-657. (doi: 10.1080/10426507.2019.1602623)

“A rhodium-catalysed Sonogashira-type coupling exploiting C-S functionalisation: Orthogonality with palladium-catalysed variants”, Milan Arambasic, Manjeet K. Majhail, Robert N. Straker, James D. Neuhaus and Michael C. Willis, Chem. Commun. 2019, 55, 2757–2760. (doi: 10.1039/c9cc00092e)

“Rhodium(I)-catalyzed hydroacylation”, Maitane Fernández and Michael C. Willis, in Rhodium catalysis in organic synthesis: Methods and reactions, edited by Ken Tanaka, Wiley-VCH, 2019, pp 63-84. (doi: 10.1002/9783527811908.ch4)



2019 2018 2017  2016  2015  2014  2013  2012  2011  2010  2009 

                2008  2007  2006  2005  2004  2003  2002-1992

full list

© Willis Group 2009-19