Faculty Profiles

Ross A. Widenhoefer
Professor of Chemistry
Office: 
124 Science Drive, 2101 French Science Center, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: 
(919) 401-9240
Fax: 
(919) 660-1605

Overview

Education:

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin at Madison 1994

B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College 1989

Research Areas:
Synthesis, Inorganic, Organic

Li, H, and Widenhoefer, RA. "Intramolecular Diamination and Alkoxyamination of Alkenes with N-Sulfonyl Ureas With N-Iodosuccinimide." Tetrahedron 66.26 (June 26, 2010): 4827-4831. Full Text

Mukherjee, P, and Widenhoefer, RA. "Gold(I)-catalyzed amination of allylic alcohols with cyclic ureas and related nucleophiles." Org Lett 12.6 (March 19, 2010): 1184-1187. Full Text Open Access Copy

Duncan, AN, and Widenhoefer, RA. "Gold(I)-Catalyzed Intermolecular Hydroamination of Allenes with Arylamines." Synlett 2010.3 (February 2010): 419-422. Full Text

Brown, TJ, Sugie, A, Dickens, MG, and Widenhoefer, RA. "Solid-state and dynamic solution behavior of a cationic, two-coordinate gold(I) π-allene complex." Organometallics 29.19 (2010): 4207-4209. Full Text Open Access Copy

Widenhoefer, RA, and Song, F. "Gold-Catalyzed Addition of Oxygen Nucleophiles to C-C Multiple Bonds." Catalyzed Carbon-Heteroatom Bond Formation (2010): 462-492. Full Text

Widenhoefer, RA, and Song, F. "Gold-Catalyzed Addition of Nitrogen and Sulfur Nucleophiles to C-C Multiple Bonds." Catalyzed Carbon-Heteroatom Bond Formation (2010): 437-461. Full Text

Widenhoefer, RA. "Unactivated Alkenes." (September 16, 2009): 203-222. (Chapter) Full Text

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