NEWS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
Tamara and Allegra's work "Geometric Control of Carbon–Carbon Reductive Elimination from a Platinum(IV) Pincer Complex" was published in Organometallics in a special collection of "Organometallic Chemistry Inspired by Maurice Brookhart". This work was a collaboration with Mary Van Vleet (Spelman College) and Nancy Williams (Keck Science Department).
Ben received an award for Best Poster at the 2022 National Organic Chemistry Symposium. Congratulations!
The group has received an NSF LEAPS-MPS grant for our project "Development of Carbodiphosphoranes for Organic and Polymer Synthesis". We are grateful for the funding!
Ben received a Goldwater scholarship and is a Beckman Scholar!
Ben, Haley, and Liam presented posters at the Spring 2022 ACS National Meeting in San Diego.
Cara, Daniel, and Allegra's work "Carbodiphosphorane-Catalyzed Hydroboration of Ketones and Imines" was published in Organometallics.
Allegra published a Letter in ACS Macro Letters with collaborators from Caltech and Argonne National Lab.
A pre-print from Cara, Daniel, and Allegra has been posted to ChemRxiv!
Welcome to our newest group member, Haley Robertson!
Roxanne and Allegra published an article in Acta Crystallographica, Section E. Thanks to Joe Ziller for help collecting the X-ray data!
We have received an Organic Syntheses Research Grant for Faculty at Principally Undergraduate Institutions. We are grateful for the funding!
The group welcomes Ben Janda, our newest member!
We have received an Undergraduate New Investigator grant from the ACS Petroleum Research Fund. We are grateful for the funding!
Zach Thammavongsy and d-Orbital Games were featured in C&EN: https://cen.acs.org/education/Chemistry-style-fun-games/98/i30
Congratulations to Daniel Chang for receiving an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship! Daniel will be heading to Caltech to begin his Chemistry PhD in Fall 2020.
The group welcomes five new members: Tamara Elenberger, Vanna Kizirian, Ali Mahmoud, Liam Sullivan, and Alexa Wilson!
The group welcomes Dr. Zach Thammavongsy!
Roxanne Naumann joins the group!
Welcome to our newest group member, Cara Fleener!
Welcome to Daniel Chang, the first member of the Liberman-Martin group!
Prof. Allegra L. Liberman-Martin
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
1 University Drive
Orange, CA 92866