Ph.D., University of Wisconsin at Madison 1994
B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College 1989
Mukherjee, P, and Widenhoefer, RA. "The regio- and stereospecific intermolecular dehydrative alkoxylation of allylic alcohols catalyzed by a gold(I) N-heterocyclic carbene complex." Chemistry 19.10 (March 4, 2013): 3437-3444. Full Text
Brown, TJ, Weber, D, Gagné, MR, and Widenhoefer, RA. "Mechanistic analysis of gold(I)-catalyzed intramolecular allene hydroalkoxylation reveals an off-cycle bis(gold) vinyl species and reversible C-O bond formation." J Am Chem Soc 134.22 (June 6, 2012): 9134-9137. Full Text
Brown, TJ, Sugie, A, Leed, MGD, and Widenhoefer, RA. "Structures and dynamic solution behavior of cationic, two-coordinate gold(I)-π-allene complexes." Chemistry 18.22 (May 29, 2012): 6959-6971. Full Text
Butler, KL, Tragni, M, and Widenhoefer, RA. "Gold(I)-catalyzed stereoconvergent, intermolecular enantioselective hydroamination of allenes." Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 51.21 (May 21, 2012): 5175-5178. Full Text
Brooner, REM, and Widenhoefer, RA. "Erratum: Syntheses, X-ray crystal structures, and solution behavior of cationic, two-coordinate gold(I) η 2-diene complexes (Organometallics (2011))." Organometallics 31.8 (April 23, 2012): 3456-null. Full Text
Mukherjee, P, and Widenhoefer, RA. "Gold(I)-catalyzed enantioselective intramolecular dehydrative amination of allylic alcohols with carbamates." Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 51.6 (February 6, 2012): 1405-1407. Full Text
Brooner, REM, and Widenhoefer, RA. "Synthesis and structure of dicationic, bis(gold) φ-alkene complexes containing a 2,2-bis(phosphino)biphenyl ligand." Organometallics 31.2 (January 23, 2012): 768-771. Full Text
Brown, TJ, and Widenhoefer, RA. "Cationic gold(I) π-complexes of terminal alkynes and their conversion to dinuclear σ,π-acetylide complexes." Organometallics 30.21 (November 14, 2011): 6003-6009. Full Text
Brooner, REM, and Widenhoefer, RA. "Stereochemistry and mechanism of the Brønsted acid catalyzed intramolecular hydrofunctionalization of an unactivated cyclic alkene." Chemistry 17.22 (May 23, 2011): 6170-6178. Full Text
Li, H, Song, F, and Widenhoefer, RA. "Gold(I)-Catalyzed Intramolecular Hydroamination of N-Allylic,N'-Aryl Ureas to form Imidazolidin-2-ones." Adv Synth Catal 353.6 (April 18, 2011): 955-962. Full Text
Perch, NS, and Widenhoefer, RA. "Direct observation of the intramolecular carbometallation of a palladium alkyl-olefin chelate complex." August 2001.
Goj, LA, and Widenhoefer, RA. "Role of palladium cyclopentyl chelate complexes in the palladium-catalyzed cycloisomerization of functionalized 1,6-dienes." August 2001.
Widenhoefer, RA, Krzyzanowska, BK, and Webb-Wood, G. "Palladium-catalyzed cyclization of 4-pentenylsilanes to form six-membered silicon heterocycles." August 23, 1998.
Widenhoefer, RA, DeCarli, MA, and Gross, PM. "Tandem cyclization/hydrosilylation of functionalized 1,6-dienes catalyzed by a cationic palladium complex." August 23, 1998.
WIDENHOEFER, RA, ZHONG, HA, and BUCHWALD, SL. "THE SYNTHESIS AND REDUCTIVE ELIMINATION OF PALLADIUM AMINE COMPLEXES." August 20, 1995.
CASEY, CP, HALLENBECK, SL, and WIDENHOEFER, RA. "KINETICS AND MECHANISM OF THE FORMATION OF THE BIS(ETHYLIDYNE) TRICOBALT CLUSTER CP-ASTERISK-C-3(CO3)(MU-3-CCH3)2 FROM ACETYLENE AND CP-ASTERISK-C-3(CO3)(MU-2-H)3(MU-3-H)." April 2, 1995.
CASEY, CP, WIDENHOEFER, RA, and HALLENBECK, SL. "CONVERSION OF ACETYLENE TO A TRIPLE BRIDGED ETHYLIDYNE LIGAND ON THE CLUSTER CP-ASTERISK-3CO3(MU-3-H)(MU-2-H)3." August 22, 1993.