Nickel-photoredox catalyzed enantioselective desymmetrization of meso cyclic anhydrides

Erin’s paper outlining a novel take on enantioselective nickel-photoredox catalysis was accepted to ACIE. Smashing!

#Bulky: Parameterization of phosphine ligands demonstrates enhancement of nickel catalysis via remote steric effects

Kevin’s paper about novel phosphine ligands for nickel catalysis was accepted to Nature Chemistry. Excellent!

BMS Fellowship for Matt

Congratulations to Matt for receiving a BMS fellowship. Awesome!

Mia’s Generals

Mia passed her general examination. Tremendous!

Erin Gray, Ph.D.

Erin successfully defended her thesis! She will be conducting postdoctoral research at Stanford University in the Du Bois Lab. Good luck Erin!

Fellowship for Laura

Congratulations to Laura for receiving the NIH postdoctoral fellowship! Spectacular!

Former group member news

Doyle group alumnus Jason Shields (Ph.D. 2015) will be joining the team at AstraZeneca.  Congratulations Jason!

Direct C(sp3)−H Cross Coupling Enabled by Catalytic Generation of Chlorine Radicals

Ben’s paper outlining a novel C(sp3)−H cross coupling platform was published in JACS.  Superb!

Copper-Catalyzed Nucleophilic (Radio)Fluorination of α-Diazocarbonyls

Our fluorination team’s paper, “Nucleophilic (Radio)Fluorination of α-Diazocarbonyl Compounds Enabled by Copper-Catalyzed H–F Insertion”, was accepted to JACS.  Fabulous!

Nickel- and Photoredox-Catalyzed C–H Bond Arylation of Amines

Derek’s paper about direct arylation of amines was accepted to Chem. Sci.  Magnificent!