Schelter group news

10.18.2018

Paper Accepted

10.18.18 – We have a new paper in Accounts of Chemical Research!

"Lanthanide photocatalysis" Qiao, Y.; Schelter, E. J. Acc. Chem. Res. 2018, ASAP. Link

09.04.2018

New Group Member

09.04.18 – We have a new group member in the lab. Welcome Robert Higgins!

09.04.2018

Paper Accepted

09.04.18 – We have a new paper in Organometallics!

"Silyl Transfer Pathway to a Ce(IV) Imido Complex" Cheisson, T.; Solola, L. A.; Gau, M. R.; Carroll, P. J.; Schelter, E. J. Organometallics 2018, ASAP. Link

This paper was featured as the ACS Editors' Choice!

08.23.2018

Paper Accepted

08.23.18 – We have a new paper in Inorganic Chemistry!

"Exploration of the Solid- and Solution-State Structures and Electrochemical Properties of CeIV(atrane) Complexes" Solola, L. A.; Cheisson, T.; Yang, Q.; Carroll, P. J.; Schelter, E. J. Inorg. Chem. 2018, Accepted. Link

08.21.2018

Paper Accepted

08.21.18 – We have a new paper in Dalton Transactions!

"Synthesis of novel copper-rare earth BINOLate frameworks from a hydrogen bonding DBU-H rare earth BINOLate complex" Panetti, G. B.; Robinson, J. R.; Carrol, P. J.; Gau, M. R.; Manor, B. C.; Walsh, P. J.; Schelter, E. J. Dalton Trans. 2018, Advance Article. Link

08.01.2018

Paper Accepted

08.01.18 – We have a new paper in Chemical Communications!

"A Molecular Basis to Rare Earth Separations for Recycling: Tuning TriNOx Ligand Properties for Improved Performance" Cole, B. E.; Falcones, I. B.; Cheisson, T.; Manor, B. C.; Carroll, P. J.; Schelter, E. J. Chem. Comm. 2018, Accepted. Link

07.27.2018

Paper Accepted

07.27.18 – We have a new paper in Journal of the American Chemical Society!

"C-H Bond Addition Across a Transient Uranium Nitrido and Formation of a Parent Uranium Imido Complex" Mullane, K. C.; Ryu, H.; Cheisson, T.; Grant, L. N.; Park, J. Y.; Manor, B. C.; Carroll, P. J.; Baik, M.-H.; Mindiola, D. J.; Schelter, E. J. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2018, Accepted. Link

07.16.2018

New Group Members

07.16.18 – We have two new group members in the lab this summer. Welcome Soumyajit Dey, and Orion Staples!

07.03.2018

Schelter Group Awards

07.03.18 – Congratulations to Eric on his promotion to Professor of Chemistry!

05.22.2018

Paper Accepted

05.22.18 – We have a new paper in Angewandte Chemie International Edition!

"Photoinduced Miyaura Borylation by a Rare Earth Photoreductant: the Hexachlorocerate(III) Anion" Qiao, Y.; Yang, Q.; Schelter, E. J. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2018, Accepted. Link

03.23.2018

Paper Accepted

03.23.18 – We have a new paper in Inorganic Chemistry!

"Coordination Chemistry of a Strongly-Donating Hydroxylamine with Early Acitinides: An Investigation of Redox Properties and Electronic Structure" McSkimming, A.; Su, J.; Cheisson, T.; Gau, M. R.; Carroll, P. J.; Batista, E. R.; Yang, P.; Schelter, E. J. Inorg. Chem. 2018, ASAP. Link

01.23.2018

Paper Accepted

01.23.18 – We have a new paper in Journal of the American Chemical Society!

"Understanding and Controlling the Emission Brightness and Color of Molecular Cerium Luminophores" Qiao, Y.; Sergentu, D.-C.; Yin, H.; Zabula, A. V.; Cheisson, T.; McSkimming, A.; Carroll, P. J.; Anna, J. M.; Autschbach, J.; Schelter, E. J. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2018, ASAP. Link

12.29.2017

Paper Accepted

12.29.17 – We have a new paper in Journal of the American Chemical Society!

"Functional Synthetic Model for the Lanthanide-Dependent Quinoid Alcohol Dehydrogenase Active Site" McSkimming, A.; Cheisson, T.; Carroll, P. J.; Schelter, E. J. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2018, Accepted. Link

12.12.17

Congrats Grad!

12.12.17 – We graduated our second PhD student of 2017, Dr. Lukman Solola. Lukman is pictured here accepting his gift of uranium glass after a successful defense, as well as cutting his celebratory cake. Good luck in your future endeavors Lukman!

10.21.2017

Paper Accepted

10.21.17 – We have a new paper in Journal of Organometallic Chemistry!

"Cationic cerium(IV) complexes with multiple open coordination sites" Solola, L. A.; Carroll, P. J.; Schelter, E. J. J. Organomet. Chem. 2017, Accepted. Link

09.05.2017

Paper Accepted

09.05.17 – We have a new paper in Chemistry - A European Journal!

"Reduction of Carbonyl Groups by Uranium(III) and Formation of a Stable Amide Radical Anion" Mullane, K. C.; Cheisson, T.; Nakamaru-Ogiso, E.; Manor, B. C.; Carroll, P. J.; Schelter, E. J. Chem. Eur. J. 2017, Accepted. Link

08.10.2017

Paper Accepted

08.10.17 – We have a new paper in Chemistry - A European Journal!

"Structure, Electronics and Reactivity of Ce(PNP) Complexes" Zabula, A. V.; Qiao, Y.; Kosanovich, A. J.; Cheisson; T.; Manor, B. C.; Carroll, P. J.; Ozerov, O. V.; Schelter, E. J. Chem. Eur. J. 2017, 23, 5748-5757. Link

08.04.2017

Paper Accepted

08.04.17 – We have a new paper in Angewandte Chemie International Edition!

"Electro-kinetic Separation of Rare Earth Elements Using a Redox Active Ligand" Fang, H.; Cole, B. E.; Qiao, Y.; Bogart, J. A.; Cheisson, T.; Manor, B. C.; Carroll, P. J.; Schelter, E. J. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2017, Accepted. Link

07.07.17

Congrats Grad!

07.07.17 – We graduated our first PhD student of 2017, Dr. Kim Mullane. Kim is pictured here accepting her gift of uranium glass after a successful defense, and testing its radioactivity. Kim goes on to an assistant professor position at Chestnut Hill College. Good luck Kim!

06.12.2017

Schelter Group Awards

06.12.17 – Congratulations to Eric and the Schelter Group for receiving the US EPA Green Chemistry Challenge Award!

04.10.2017

Schelter Group Awards

04.10.17 – Congratulations to Eric for being admitted as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry!

02.17.2017

Paper Accepted

02.17.17 – We have a new paper in Chemistry - A European Journal!

"Synthesis and Reduction of Uranium(V) Imido Complexes with Redox Active Substituents" Mullane, K. C.; Carroll, P. J. Schelter, E. J. Chem. Eur. J. 2017, Accepted. Link

01.16.2017

Paper Accepted

01.16.17 – We have a new paper in Journal of the American Chemical Society!

"Cerium(IV) Imido Complexes: Structural, Computational and Reactivity Studies" Solola, L. A.; Zabula, A. V.; Dorfner, W. L.; Manor, B. C.; Carroll, P. J.; Schelter, E. J. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017, Accepted. Link

01.16.2017

New Graduate Students

01.16.17 – We have two new first year graduate students in the lab. Welcome Ekaterina Lapsheva, and Qiaomu Yang!

12.15.2016

Paper Accepted

12.15.16 – We have a new paper in Proceedings of the National Academy of Science!

"Accomplishing simple, solubility-based separations of rare earth elements with complexes bearing size-sensitive molecular apertures" Bogart, J. A.; Cole, B. E.; Boreen, M. A.; Lippincott, C. A.; Manor, B. C.; Carroll, P. J. Schelter, E. J. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A. 2016, Early Edition. Link

12.07.2016

Paper Accepted

12.07.16 – We have a new paper in Inorganic Chemistry!

"Density Functional Theory as a Predictive Tool for Cerium Redox Properties in Nonaqueous Solvents" Levin, J. R.; Dorfner, W. L.; Dai, A. X.; Carroll, P. J.; Schelter, E. J. Inorg. Chem. 2016, ASAP. Link

11.30.2016

Paper Accepted

11.30.16 – We have a new paper in Journal of the American Chemical Society!

"The Hexachlorocerate(III) Anion: A Potent, Benchtop Stable and Readily Available UVA Photosensitizer for Aryl Chlorides" Yin, H.; Jin, Y.; Hertzog, J. E.; Mullane, K. C.; Carroll, P. J.; Manor, B. C.; Anna, J. M.; Schelter, E. J. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, Accepted. Link

08.11.16

Congrats Grad!

8.11.16 – We graduated our second PhD student of 2016, Dr. Walter Dorfner. Walter is pictured with Eric after a successful defense, and cutting his celebratory cake. Walter goes on to a position as a Visiting Assistant Professor of Inorganic Chemistry at University of the Sciences. Good luck Walter!

06.10.2016

Paper Accepted

07.07.16 – We have a new paper in Chemical Communications!

"Reactions of A Cerium(III) Amide with Heteroallenes: Insertion, Silyl-migration and De-insertion" Yin, H.; Carroll, P. J.; Schelter, E. J. Chem. Comm. 2016, Accepted. Link

06.10.2016

Paper Accepted

06.10.16 – We have a new paper in Organometallics!

"1,2-Addition or Enolization? Variable Reactivity of a Cerium Acetylide Complex toward Carbonyl Compounds" Kim, J. E.; Zabula, A. V.; Carroll, P. J.; Schelter, E. J. Organometallics 2016, ASAP. Link

05.30.2016

Paper Accepted

05.30.16 – We have a new paper in Inorganic Chemistry!

"Cerium(III) and Uranium(IV) Complexes of the 2-Fluorophenyl Trimethylsilyl Amide Ligand: C‐F-->Ln/An Interactions that Modulate the Coordination Spheres of f-Block Elements" Yin, H.; Carroll, P. J.; Schelter, E. J. Inorg. Chem. 2016, ASAP. Link

05.10.2016

Paper Accepted

05.10.16 – We have a new paper in Journal of the American Chemical Society!

"An Alkali Metal-Capped Cerium(IV) Imido Complex" Solola, L. A.; Zabula, A. V.; Dorfner, W. L.; Manor, B. C.; Carroll, P. J.; Schelter, E. J. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, Accepted. Link

05.10.2016

Schelter Group Awards

05.10.16 – Congratulations to Haolin Yin on receiving the Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Students Abroad by the CSC (left), and for receiving the Miller Award for the most outstanding doctoral thesis in the Department of Chemistry (right)!

04.23.16

Congrats Grad!

4.23.16 – We graduated our first PhD student of 2016, Dr. Haolin Yin. Haolin is pictured here accepting his gift of uranium glass after a successful defense, and cutting his celebratory cake. Haolin goes on to a post-doctoral position at Caltech with the Fu group. Good luck Haolin!

04.13.16

Dalton Transactions Front Cover

04.13.16 – Our recent publication in Dalton Transactions was featured on the front cover. Thanks to Haolin Yin and Alex Zabula for designing the image!

04.11.2016

Paper Accepted

04.11.16 – We have a new paper in Journal of the American Chemical Society!

"Cerium Photosensitizers: Structure-Function Relationships and Applications in Photocatalytic Aryl Coupling Reactions" Yin, H.; Carroll, P. J.; Manor, B. C.; Anna, J. M.; Schelter, E. J. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, Accepted. Link

04.06.2016

Schelter Group Fellowship Awardees

4.06.16 – We had two fellowship recipients this semester! Grace Panetti was awarded an NSF fellowship, and Haolin Yin received the Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Students Abroad by the CSC!

03.25.2016

Paper Accepted

03.25.16 – We have a new paper in Chemical Science!

"The role of Dynamic Ligand Exchange in the Oxidation Chemistry of Cerium(III)" Robinson, J. R.; Qiao, Y.; Gu, J.; Carroll, P. J.; Schelter, E. J. Chem. Sci. 2016, Accepted. Link

02.09.2016

Paper Accepted

02.28.16 – We have a new paper in Dalton Transactions!

"C-F-->Ln/An Interactions in Synthetic f-Element Chemistry" Yin, H.; Zabula, A. V.; Schelter, E. J. Dalton Trans. 2016, Accepted. Link

02.09.2016

Philly Materials Day

02.09.16 – Philly Materials Day was a great success! Schelter Group members (Zeke Cole and Lukman Solola pictured) lead scientific demos and activities for over 1000 kids from the greater Philadelphia area.

02.08.2016

New Graduate Students

02.08.16 – We have three new first year graduate students in the lab. Welcome Yi Jin, Josh Nelson, and Grace Panetti!

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Last updated 10.30.2018