Simon Jones

Summary

Affiliation: University of Sheffield
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Highly diastereoselective Diels-Alder cycloadditions of 9R-(1-methoxyethyl)anthracene with p-benzoquinone
    Harry Adams
    Department of Chemistry, University of Sheffield, Brook Hill, Sheffield, UK
    Org Biomol Chem 4:2296-303. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Diastereoselective cycloadditions and transformations of N-alkyl and N-aryl maleimides with chiral 9-anthrylethanol derivatives
    Harry Adams
    Department of Chemistry, Dainton Building, University of Sheffield, Brook Hill, Sheffield S3 7HF, UK
    J Org Chem 75:6252-62. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Phosphorylation of alcohols with N-phosphoryl oxazolidinones employing copper(II) triflate catalysis
    Simon Jones
    Department of Chemistry, University of Sheffield, Dainton Building, Brook Hill, UK
    Org Lett 7:3271-4. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Catalytic phosphorylation using a bifunctional imidazole derived nucleophilic catalyst
    Simon Jones
    Department of Chemistry, Dainton Building, University of Sheffield, Brook Hill, Sheffield, UK
    Chem Commun (Camb) . 2005
  5. doi request reprint Enantioselective synthesis of allylic alcohols via an oxazaborolidinium ion catalyzed Diels-Alder/Retro-Diels-Alder sequence
    Simon Jones
    Department of Chemistry, University of Sheffield, Dainton Building, Brook Hill, Sheffield S3 7HF, UK
    Org Lett 11:5358-61. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Trichlorosilane mediated asymmetric reductions of the C=N bond
    Simon Jones
    Department of Chemistry, University of Sheffield, Dainton Building, Brook Hill, Sheffield S3 7HF, UK
    Org Biomol Chem 10:2189-200. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Asymmetric reduction of ketimines with trichlorosilane employing an imidazole derived organocatalyst
    François Moana Gautier
    Department of Chemistry, University of Sheffield, Dainton Building, Brook Hill, Sheffield, UKS3 7HF
    Org Biomol Chem 7:229-31. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Scope of the organocatalysed asymmetric reductive amination of ketones with trichlorosilane
    François Moana Gautier
    Department of Chemistry, University of Sheffield, Brook Hill, Sheffield, UK S3 7HF
    Org Biomol Chem 9:7860-8. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Asymmetric synthesis of corsifuran A by an enantioselective oxazaborolidine reduction
    Harry Adams
    Department of Chemistry, University of Sheffield, Dainton Building, Brook Hill, Sheffield S6 1XD, UK
    Org Lett 10:1457-60. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint N-alkyl oxazolidines as stereocontrol elements in asymmetric Diels-Alder cycloadditions of 9-substituted anthracene derivatives
    Harry Adams
    Department of Chemistry, University of Sheffield, Dainton Building, Brook Hill, Sheffield, UK
    Org Biomol Chem 4:4206-13. 2006

Collaborators

  • Harry Adams
  • François Moana Gautier
  • Ibrahim U Kutama
  • Barrie J Marsh
  • Nathan J Gilmore
  • Karaked Tedsree
  • Jennifer C Ball
  • Stephen J Martin
  • Isaac Ojea-Jimenez
  • Mark P Muldowney
  • Mike D Barker
  • Chun Wong Aaron Chan
  • Emmanuelle A Marquis
  • Robert Gleave
  • Tong Li
  • Rebecca C Collins
  • Christopher J A Warner
  • Paul A J Bagot
  • Shik Chi Edman Tsang
  • Xianfu Li
  • Kai Man Kerry Yu
  • George D W Smith
  • Anthony J H M Meijer
  • Tareg M Elsunaki
  • Stephan H von Reuss
  • Ramesh Vemula
  • Ramadan A Bawa

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Highly diastereoselective Diels-Alder cycloadditions of 9R-(1-methoxyethyl)anthracene with p-benzoquinone
    Harry Adams
    Department of Chemistry, University of Sheffield, Brook Hill, Sheffield, UK
    Org Biomol Chem 4:2296-303. 2006
    ..Mechanistic studies to explore the origins of this selectivity have shown that at lower temperatures the kinetic product predominates, giving a 96:4 ratio of cycloadducts...
  2. doi request reprint Diastereoselective cycloadditions and transformations of N-alkyl and N-aryl maleimides with chiral 9-anthrylethanol derivatives
    Harry Adams
    Department of Chemistry, Dainton Building, University of Sheffield, Brook Hill, Sheffield S3 7HF, UK
    J Org Chem 75:6252-62. 2010
    ..Computational studies supported the proposed hypotheses for the stereoselectivity observed in the transformations described...
  3. ncbi request reprint Phosphorylation of alcohols with N-phosphoryl oxazolidinones employing copper(II) triflate catalysis
    Simon Jones
    Department of Chemistry, University of Sheffield, Dainton Building, Brook Hill, UK
    Org Lett 7:3271-4. 2005
    ..These reaction conditions are significantly milder than employing alkoxides and allow the phosphorylation of biologically relevant molecules...
  4. ncbi request reprint Catalytic phosphorylation using a bifunctional imidazole derived nucleophilic catalyst
    Simon Jones
    Department of Chemistry, Dainton Building, University of Sheffield, Brook Hill, Sheffield, UK
    Chem Commun (Camb) . 2005
    ..A bifunctional catalyst containing a polyether backbone and a nucleophilic imidazole moiety has been prepared that demonstrates cooperative catalysis in the presence of added group 1 and 2 salts for the phosphorylation of alcohols...
  5. doi request reprint Enantioselective synthesis of allylic alcohols via an oxazaborolidinium ion catalyzed Diels-Alder/Retro-Diels-Alder sequence
    Simon Jones
    Department of Chemistry, University of Sheffield, Dainton Building, Brook Hill, Sheffield S3 7HF, UK
    Org Lett 11:5358-61. 2009
    ..The cycloadduct obtained was subsequently used as a chiral template to access secondary and tertiary allylic alcohols in good to high enantiomeric excess via a cycloreversion by flash vacuum pyrolysis...
  6. doi request reprint Trichlorosilane mediated asymmetric reductions of the C=N bond
    Simon Jones
    Department of Chemistry, University of Sheffield, Dainton Building, Brook Hill, Sheffield S3 7HF, UK
    Org Biomol Chem 10:2189-200. 2012
    ..In this perspective, we wish to highlight the progress made in the past decade in this field and offer a direct quantitative comparison to transition-metal mediated process...
  7. doi request reprint Asymmetric reduction of ketimines with trichlorosilane employing an imidazole derived organocatalyst
    François Moana Gautier
    Department of Chemistry, University of Sheffield, Dainton Building, Brook Hill, Sheffield, UKS3 7HF
    Org Biomol Chem 7:229-31. 2009
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  8. doi request reprint Scope of the organocatalysed asymmetric reductive amination of ketones with trichlorosilane
    François Moana Gautier
    Department of Chemistry, University of Sheffield, Brook Hill, Sheffield, UK S3 7HF
    Org Biomol Chem 9:7860-8. 2011
    ..The efficient synthesis of the calcimimetic (+)-NPS R-568 (67%, 89% ee) demonstrated the synthetic applicability of this methodology...
  9. doi request reprint Asymmetric synthesis of corsifuran A by an enantioselective oxazaborolidine reduction
    Harry Adams
    Department of Chemistry, University of Sheffield, Dainton Building, Brook Hill, Sheffield S6 1XD, UK
    Org Lett 10:1457-60. 2008
    ..Corsifuran A has been prepared in an enantiomerically pure form for the first time by an asymmetric reduction procedure, allowing confirmation of the absolute stereochemistry of the natural product as (R)...
  10. ncbi request reprint N-alkyl oxazolidines as stereocontrol elements in asymmetric Diels-Alder cycloadditions of 9-substituted anthracene derivatives
    Harry Adams
    Department of Chemistry, University of Sheffield, Dainton Building, Brook Hill, Sheffield, UK
    Org Biomol Chem 4:4206-13. 2006
    ..Asymmetric Diels-Alder cycloadditions of these with N-methyl maleimide proceeds in good yield and in good diastereoselectivity, the sense of which may be controlled by judicious choice of the N-alkyl group...
  11. ncbi request reprint Enantioselective preparation of p-chiral phosphine oxides
    Harry Adams
    Department of Chemistry, Dainton Building, University of Sheffield, Brook Hill, Sheffield, S3 7HF, U K
    Org Lett 13:6576-9. 2011
    ..The methodology involves the highly stereoselective formation of P-chiral oxazolidinones that then undergo displacement with a variety of Grignard reagents to prepare the desired phosphine oxides...
  12. doi request reprint Hydrogen production from formic acid decomposition at room temperature using a Ag-Pd core-shell nanocatalyst
    Karaked Tedsree
    Wolfson Catalysis Centre, Department of Chemistry, University of Oxford, Oxford, OX1 3QR, UK
    Nat Nanotechnol 6:302-7. 2011
    ..Our nanocatalysts could be used in the development of micro polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cells for portable devices and could also be applied in the promotion of other catalytic reactions under mild conditions...
  13. doi request reprint Enantioselective Desymmetrization of Glutarimides Catalyzed by Oxazaborolidines Derived from cis-1-Amino-indan-2-ol
    Ibrahim U Kutama
    Department of Chemistry, University of Sheffield, Dainton Building, Brook Hill, Sheffield, S3 7HF, U K
    J Org Chem 80:11468-79. 2015
    ..The reaction was generally tolerant of a number of substituents in the 4-position, giving enantiomeric excesses of greater than 82%. ..
  14. doi request reprint Enantioselective catalytic desymmetrization of maleimides by temporary removal of an internal mirror plane and stereoablative over-reduction: synthesis of (R)-pyrrolam A
    Barrie J Marsh
    Department of Chemistry, University of Sheffield, Dainton Building, Brook Hill, Sheffield S3 7HF, United Kingdom
    Org Lett 16:3780-3. 2014
    ..Exemplification of the strategy by stereoselective functionalization and retro-Diels-Alder reaction provided the natural product pyrrolam A. ..
  15. doi request reprint Synthesis of quaternary stereogenic centres via stereoselective intermolecular Friedel-Crafts reactions
    Jennifer C Ball
    Department of Chemistry, University of Sheffield, Dainton Building, Brook Hill, Sheffield, S3 7HF, UK
    Org Biomol Chem 9:4353-60. 2011
    ..Retro-Diels-Alder reaction of one of the reaction products led to a precursor that could be used for the construction of pyroglutamic acids bearing quaternary stereogenic centres...
  16. ncbi request reprint Synthetic applicability and in situ recycling of a B-methoxy oxazaborolidine catalyst derived from cis-1-amino-indan-2-ol
    Nathan J Gilmore
    Department of Chemistry, Dainton Building, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, Brook Hill, Sheffield S3 7HF, UK
    Org Lett 6:2805-8. 2004
    ..A method for reducing the effective catalyst loading by "in situ recycling" is also presented. [structure: see text]..