We develop hypervalent iodine based trifluormethylation reagents for direct electrophilic trifluoromethylation.
We are interested in the improvement and understanding of catalytic systems and we mainly focus on the development of new chiral ligands based on ferrocene.
Read more about mechanisms involving our reagents!
Two Postdocs joined our group to learn more about fluorine chemistry!
Jiří Václavík from Dr. Petr Beier's group from Prague will spend one year in our group!
We welcome Harutake Kajita as PhD student to the group!
The review about electrophilic trifluoromethylation by Julie and Natalja is finally out! Check it out!
Her paper about the vanadium-catalyzed solvent-free synthesis of quaternary α-trifluoromethyl nitriles is now available under Angewandte's early view!
Carl-Philipp just joined our research group this month!
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