Blacquiere Research GroupWestern Science


B, book chapter; C, communication; F,  full paper; P, patent

HQP supervised: Graduate Student; Undergraduate Student 

F31. J.M. StubbsB.J. Bridge, J.M. Blacquiere* Optimizing Ligand Structure for Low-Loading and Fast Catalysis for Alkynyl-Alcohol and -Amine Cyclization. Dalton Trans., 2019, 48, 7928 graphical abstract

C30. K.M.K. Jackman, B.J. BridgeE.R. Sauvé, C.N. Rowley, C.H.M. Zheng, J.M. Stubbs, P.D. Boyle, J.M. Blacquiere*. C(sp3)-C(sp3) Coupling with a Pd(II) Complex Bearing a Structurally Responsive Ligand. Organometallics, 2019, 38, 1677graphical abstract

F29. K.M.K. Jackman, A.A. Fogh, J.M. Stubbs, J.M. Blacquiere*. Synthesis of Pd Phosphine-Imine Complexes and their Reactivity with Base. J. Organomet. Chem., 2019, 880, 56. Special Issue: in Honour of R.J. Puddephatt’s 75th Birthdaygraphical abstract

F28. J.M. Stubbs, D.E. Chapple, P.D. Boyle, J.M. Blacquiere* 'Catalyst Pendent-Base Effects on Cyclization of Alkynyl Amines' ChemCatChem, 2018, 10, 4001.

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F27. A. Behnia, M.A. Fard, J.M. Blacquiere,* R.J. Puddephatt * 'Mild and Selective Pd-Ar Protonolysis and C-H Activation Promoted by a Ligand Aryloxide Group' Dalton Trans., 2018, 47, 3538.

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F26. Z. Ding, J.M. Stubbs, D. McRae, J.M. Blacquiere, F. Lagugne-Labarthet, S. Mittler* 'A Mass-Producible and Versatile Sensing System: Localized Surface Plasmon Resonance Excited by Individual Waveguide Modes' ACS Sens., 2018, 3, 334.

F25. A. Behnia, M.A. Fard, J.M.Blacquiere*, R.J. Puddephatt* ‘Reactivity of a Palladacycle Complex: A Monodentate Carbonate Complex and the Remarkable Selectivity and Mechanism of a Neophyl Rearrangement’ Organometallics, 2017, 36, 4759. 

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F24. R.J. Hazlehurst, S.W.E. Hendriks, P.D. Boyle, J.M. Blacquiere* ‘Ligand Dynamics and Aerobic Allylic Oxidation with Bifunctional Ni(NHC) ComplexesChemistrySelect, 2017, 2, 6732.

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C23. T.J. Cuthbert, E. Evoy, J.P.J. Bow, R. Guterman, J.M. Stubbs, E.R. Gillies, P.J. Ragogna*, J.M. Blacquiere* ‘CapturePhos – A Phosphorus-Rich Polymer as a Homogeneous Catalyst ScavengerCatal. Sci. Tech., 2017, 2685.

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F22. J.M. Stubbs, R.J. Hazlehurst, P.D. Boyle, J.M. Blacquiere* ‘Acceptorless Dehydrogenation of Amines with Ru(PR2NR'2) and Ru(dppp) ComplexesOrganometallics, 2017, 36, 1692.

C21. J.M. Stubbs, K.F. Firth, B.J. Bridge, K.J. Berger, R.J. Hazlehurst, P.D. Boyle, J.M. Blacquiere* ‘Phosphine-Imine and -Enamido Ligands for Acceptorless Dehydrogenation CatalysisDalton Trans., 2017, 46, 647.

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F20. A. Behnia, P.D. Boyle, Mahmood A. Fard, J.M.Blacquiere*, R.J. Puddephatt* ‘Pincer-Plus-One Ligands in Self-Assembly with Palladium(II):  A Molecular Square and a Molecular TetrahedronDalton Trans., 2016, 45, 19485 

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C19. J.M. Stubbs, J.-P.J. Bow, R.J. Hazlehurst, J.M. Blacquiere* 'Catalytic Cyclization and Competitive Deactivation with Ru(PR2NR'2) Complexes' Dalton Trans., 2016, 45, 17100.

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F18. A. Behnia, P.D. Boyle, J.M. Blacquiere*, R.J. Puddephatt* 'Selective Oxygen Atom Insertion into an Aryl-Palladium Bond' Organometallics, 2016, 35, 2645.

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C17. J.P.J. Bow, P.D. Boyle, J.M. Blacquiere*. ‘Substrate-Mediated Deactivation of a Ru(PtBu2NBn2) Cooperative ComplexEur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2015, 4162.

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F16. J.M. Blacquiere*, M.L. Pegis, S. Raugei, W. Kaminsky, A. Forget, S.A. Cook, T. Taguchi, J.M. Mayer*. 'Synthesis and Reactivity of Tripodal Complexes Containing Pendant Bases' Inorg. Chem., 2014, 53, 9242.

F15. J.M. Blacquiere, C.S. Higman, R. McDonald, D.E. Fogg*. ‘A Reactive Ru-Binaphtholate Building Block with Self-Tuning HapticityJ. Am. Chem. Soc., 2011, 133, 14054.

C14. J.M. Blacquiere, C.S. Higman, S.I. Gorelsky, N.J. Beach, S. Dalgarno, D.E. Fogg*. 'Unusually Strong Binding of Dinitrogen at Ruthenium' Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2011, 50, 916.

F13. S. Monfette, J.M. Blacquiere, D.E. Fogg*. 'The Future, Faster: Roles for High-Throughput Experimentation in Accelerating Discovery in Organometallic Chemistry and Catalysis' Organometallics, 2011, 30, 36. 

C12. J.M. Blacquiere, R. McDonald, D.E. Fogg*. 'Integrating the Schrock and Grubbs Catalysts: Ruthenium-Binaphtholate Catalysts for Olefin MetathesisAngew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2010, 49, 3807.

F11. N.J. Beach, J.M. Blacquiere, S.D. Drouin, and D.E. Fogg*. 'Carbonyl-Amplified Catalyst Performance: Balancing Stability against Activity for Five-Coordinate Ruthenium Hydride Hydridocarbonyl ComplexesOrganometallics, 2009, 28, 441.

P10. J.M. Blacquiere, R.T. Baker and R.J. Keaton. 'Base Metal Catalyzed Dehydrogenation of Ammonia-Borane for Chemical Hydrogen Storage' U.S. Patent, 7,544,837, Issued, 2009; filed, 2006.

C9. J.M. Blacquiere, T. Jurca, J. Weiss, D.E. Fogg*. 'Time as a Dimension in High-Throughput Homogeneous CatalysisAdv. Synth. Catal., 2008, 350, 2849.

F8. D.R. Duguay, M.T. Zamora, J.M. Blacquiere, F.E. Appoh, C.M. Vogels, S.L. Wheaton, F.J. Baerlocher, A. Decken, S.A. Westcott. ‘Synthesis, Characterization and Antifungal Testing of 3,4-dihydropyrimidin-2(1H)-(thio)ones Containing Boronic Acids and Boronate EstersCent. Eur. J. Chem., 2008, 562.

C7. M.D. Eelman, J.M. Blacquiere, M.M. Moriarty, D.E. Fogg*. 'Retooling MALDI Mass Spectrometry for Organotransition-Metal CatalysisAngew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2007, 47, 303. (VIP)

F6. J.D. Webb, D.J. Harrison, D.W. Norman, J.M. Blacquiere, C.M. Vogels, A. Decken, C.G. Bates, D. Venkataraman, R.T. Baker*, S.A. Westcott*. 'Metal Catalyzed Hydroboration of Vinyl Sulfides, Sulfoxides, Sulfones, and SulfonatesJ. Mol. Cat. A, 2007, 275, 91.

B5. S. Monfette, J.M. Blacquiere, J.C. Conrad, N.J. Beach, D.E. Fogg* 'Ru-Aryloxide Catalysts for Olefin Metathesis' in Metathesis Chemistry: From Nanostructure Design to Synthesis of Advanced Materials, NATO Science Series II, Vol 243, Y. Imamoglu, V. Dragutan, Eds.  Springer Verlag, Berlin, 2007, p. 79-89.

C4. R.J. Keaton, J.M. Blacquiere, R.T. Baker*. “Base Metal Catalyzed Dehydrogenation of Ammonia-Borane for Chemical Hydrogen StorageJ. Am. Chem. Soc. 2007, 129, 1844. (Hot Paper)

C3. A. Decken, J.M. Blacquiere, C.M. Vogels, S.A. Westcott* 'N-[(Benzyl­carbamo­yl)(phen­yl)meth­yl]-N-[3-(4,4,5,5-tetra­methyl-1,3,2-dioxaborolan-2-yl)phen­yl]benzamideActa. Cryst. 2006, E62, o2207.

F2. J.M. Blacquiere, O. Sicora, C.M. Vogels, M. Cuperlovic-Culf, A. Decken, R.J. Ouellette and S.A. Westcott*. 'Dihydropyrimidinones Containing Boronic AcidsCan. J. Chem. 2005, 83, 2052 (2005).

F1. R.R. Coombs, M.K. Ringer, J.M. Blacquiere, J.S. Neilsen, J.C. Smith, Y-S. Uh, H. Zhang, J.B. Gilbert, L.J. Leger, A.M. Irving, S.L. Wheaton, F.J. Baerlocher, C.M. Vogels, A. Decken and S.A. Westcott*. 'Palladium (II) Schiff Base Complexes Derived from Sulfanilamides and AminobenzothiazolesTrans. Met. Chem. 2005, 30, 411.