Schelter group news

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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