lewis acids


Summary: Any chemical species which accepts an electron-pair from a LEWIS BASE in a chemical bonding reaction.

Top Publications

  1. Cheong P, Legault C, Um J, Celebi Olçüm N, Houk K. Quantum mechanical investigations of organocatalysis: mechanisms, reactivities, and selectivities. Chem Rev. 2011;111:5042-137 pubmed publisher
  2. Wang Z, Omachi H, Shinohara H. Non-Chromatographic Purification of Endohedral Metallofullerenes. Molecules. 2017;22: pubmed publisher
    ..Chemical/electrochemical reduction and exohedral functionalization are also utilized to separate and purify metallofullerenes on a large scale. ..
  3. Lv K, Yang C, Han J, Hu S, Wang X. An initial demonstration of hierarchically porous niobium alkylphosphonates coordination polymers as potent radioanalytical separation materials. J Chromatogr A. 2017;1504:35-45 pubmed publisher
    ..A combinatorial radioanalytical separation protocol has been proposed to enrich thorium and europium, revealing facile utilization of these highly stable, phosphonated hybrids in sustainable development of radioanalytical separation. ..
  4. Senan A, Zhang S, Zeng M, Chen Z, Yin G. Transformation of Unsaturated Fatty Acids/Esters to Corresponding Keto Fatty Acids/Esters by Aerobic Oxidation with Pd(II)/Lewis Acid Catalyst. J Agric Food Chem. 2017;65:6912-6918 pubmed publisher
    ..The improved catalytic efficiency is attributed to the formation of heterobimetallic Pd(II)/LA species, and the oxidation mechanism of this Pd(II)/LA catalyst is also briefly discussed. ..
  5. Jiang X, Wang R. Recent developments in catalytic asymmetric inverse-electron-demand Diels-Alder reaction. Chem Rev. 2013;113:5515-46 pubmed publisher
  6. Lennartson A. Zinc of unsuspected worth. Nat Chem. 2014;6:166 pubmed publisher