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Water as Solvent for Metal-Mediated Carbon-Carbon Bond Formations
Grant Number R822668
RFA: Technology for a Sustainable Environment (1997)


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Book (1)
Book Chapter (3)
Conference Proceedings (2)
Journal Article (39)
Presentation (41)
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Book Li C-J, Chan T-H. Organic Reactions in Aqueous Media. New York, NY:Wiley-Interscience, 1997, 216 pp.
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Book Chapter Li C-J. Water as solvent for chemical and material synthesis. In:Anastas PT, Heine LG, Williamson TC, eds. Green Chemical Syntheses and Processes, ACS Symposium Series, Vol. 767, Washington, DC:American Chemical Society, 2000, pp. 62-73.
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Book Chapter Li C-J. The greening of a fundamental reaction: metal-mediated reactions in water. In: Anastas PT, Heine LG, Williamson TC, eds. Green Chemical Syntheses and Processes, ACS Symposium Series, Vol. 767. Washington, DC: American Chemical Society, 2000, pp. 74-86.
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Book Chapter Li C-J. Water as solvent for organic and material synthesis. In:Anastas PT, Williamson TC, eds. Green Chemistry: Recent Advances in Chemical Syntheses, American Chemical Society Symposium Series, 1999.
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Conference Proceedings Li C-J. Water as a benign solvent for chemical syntheses. In:Proceedings of the Green Chemistry and Engineering Conference, American Chemical Society, Washington, DC, June 23-25, 1997, pp. 31-32.
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Conference Proceedings Li C-J. Metal-mediated and catalyzed carbon-carbon bond formations in water and alternative media. In:Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Green Chemistry, Guangzhou, China, 2000.
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Journal Article Haberman JX, Li C-J. Indium and zinc mediated one-atom carbocycle enlargement in water. Tetrahedron Letters 1997;38(27):4735-4736, erratum 1997;38(39):6785.
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Journal Article Haberman JX, Li C-J, Irvin GC, John VT. Aldehyde allylation in liquid carbon dioxide. Green Chemistry 1999;1(6):265-267.
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Journal Article Hua X-G, Mague JT, Li C-J. Model studies of (+)-bergenin: a convenient formation of aryl δ-lactones. Tetrahedron Letters 1998;39(38):6837-6840.
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Journal Article Hua X-G, Li C-J. Synthesis of allene aryl δ-lactones via indium-mediated [4+2] cyclization in water. Main Group Metal Chemistry 1999;22(9):533-537.
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Journal Article Huang T, Li C-J. Synthesis of amino acids via a three-component reaction of phenols, glyoxylates and amines. Tetrahedron Letters 2000;41(35):6715-6719.
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Journal Article Huang T, Li C-J. Synthesis of α-amino γ-lactone via a novel tandem three-component reaction of alkenes, glyoxylates and amines. Tetrahedron Letters 2000;41(50):9747-9751.
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Journal Article Keh CCK, Li C-J. Indium-mediated organometallic reactions in aqueous media: the nature of the allylindium intermediate--(Note). Chemtracts 1999;12(11):813-816.
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Journal Article Keh CCK, Li C-J. On the mechanism of indium-mediated allylation in water. Chemtracts 1999;12:813.
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Journal Article Li C-J, Meng Y. Grignard-type carbonyl phenylation in water and under an air atmosphere. Journal of the American Chemical Society 2000;122(39):9538-9539 (letter to the editor).
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Journal Article Li C-J, Meng Y, Yi X-H, Chan T-H. Manganese-mediated reactions in aqueous media: chemoselective allylation and pinacol coupling of aryl aldehydes. Journal of Organic Chemistry 1997;62(25):8632-8633.
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Journal Article Li C-J, Zhang W-C. Unexpected Barbier-Grignard allylation of aldehydes with magnesium in water. Journal of the American Chemical Society 1998;120(35):9102-9103.
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Journal Article Li C-J, Chen D-L, Lu Y-Q, Haberman JX, Mague JT. Metal-mediated two-atom carbocycle enlargement in aqueous medium. Tetrahedron 1998;54(11):2347-2364.
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Journal Article Li C-J, Meng Y, Yi X-H, Ma J, Chan T-H. Manganese-mediated carbon-carbon bond formation in aqueous media: chemoselective allylation and pinacol coupling of aryl aldehydes. Journal of Organic Chemistry 1998;63(21):7498-7504.
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Journal Article Li C-J, Chan T-H. Organic syntheses using indium-mediated and catalyzed reactions in aqueous media. Tetrahedron 1999;55(37):11149-11176.
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Journal Article Li C-J, Chen D-L. Eight-membered thiocycloether via indium-mediated ring enlargement. Synlett 1999;1999(6):735-736.
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Journal Article Li J, Li C-J. Synthesis of oxepanes via indium chloride mediated and tin chloride catalyzed Prins-type cyclization. Heterocycles 2000;53(8):1691-1695.
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Journal Article Li J, Li C-J. Synthesis of tetrahydropyran derivatives via a novel indium trichloride mediated cross-cyclization between epoxides and homoallyl alcohols. Tetrahedron Letters 2001;42(5):793-796.
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Journal Article Mague JT, Hua X-G, Li C-J. An unexpected product of an indium-mediated carbon-carbon coupling:2-(1-phenyl-1,3-butadien-2-yl)benzoic acid. Acta Crystallographica Section C-Crystal Structure Communication 1998;54(Pt 12):1934-1936.
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Journal Article Tian H-Y, Chen Y-J, Wang D, Zeng C-C, Li C-J. Calix[6]arene derivatives bearing sulfonate and alkyl groups as surfactants in Sc(OTf)3-catalyzed Mukaiyama aldol reactions in water. Tetrahedron Letters 2000;41(15):2529-2532.
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Journal Article Tian H-Y, Chen Y-J, Wang D, Bu Y-P, Li C-J. The effects of aromatic and aliphatic anionic surfactants on Sc(OTf)3-catalyzed Mukaiyama aldol reaction in water. Tetrahedron Letters 2001;42(10):1803-1805.
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Journal Article Venkatraman S, Li C-J. Carbon-carbon bond formation via palladium-catalyzed reductive coupling in air. Organic Letters 1999;1(7):1133-1135.
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Journal Article Venkatraman S, Li C-J. The effect of crown-ether on the palladium-catalyzed Ullmann-type coupling mediated by zinc in air and water. Tetrahedron Letters 2000;41(25):4831-4834.
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Journal Article Venkatraman S, Li C-J. Rhodium catalyzed conjugated addition of unsaturated carbonyl compounds by triphenylbismuth in aqueous media and under an air atmosphere. Tetrahedron Letters 2001;42(5):781-784.
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Journal Article Viswanathan GS, Yang J, Li C-J. A novel stereoselective cyclization to functionalized dihydropyrans. Organic Letters 1999;1(7):993-995.
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Journal Article Wang D, Chen D, Haberman JX, Li C-J. Ruthenium-catalyzed isomerization of homoallylic alcohols in water. Tetrahedron 1998;54(20):5129-5142.
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Journal Article Wang D, Li C-J. Mono-allylation of diols through ruthenium-catalyzed reaction with homoallyl alcohols. Synthetic Communications 1998;28(3):507-515.
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Journal Article Yang J, Viswanathan GS, Li C-J. Highly effective synthesis of 4-halo-tetrahydropyrans via a highly diastereoselective in situ Prins-type cyclization reaction. Tetrahedron Letters 1999;40(9):1627-1630.
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Journal Article Yang J, Li C-J. Indium-trichloride mediated synthesis of 4,4-dichlorotetrahydropyrans. Synlett 1999;1999(6):717-718.
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Journal Article Yang X-F, Li C-J. Diastereoselective synthesis of multisubstituted thiacyclohexanes via cation-olefin cyclizations. Tetrahedron Letters 2000;41(9):1321-1325.
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Journal Article Yang X-F, Mague JT, Li C-J. Diastereoselective synthesis of polysubstituted tetrahydropyrans and thiacyclohexanes via indium trichloride mediated cyclizations. Journal of Organic Chemistry 2001;66(3):739-747.
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Journal Article Yi X-H, Meng Y, Li C-J. Indium mediated reactions in water:synthesis of β-hydroxyl esters, Tetrahedron Letters 1997;38:4731-4734, Corrigendum. Tetrahedron Letters 1997;38(39):6785.
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Journal Article Yi X-H, Haberman JX, Li C-J. Metal-mediated Barbier-type carbonyl allylation under solvent-free conditions. Synthetic Communications 1998;28(16):2999-3009.
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Journal Article Yi X-H, Meng Y, Hua X-G, Li C-J. Regio- and diastereoselective allenylation of aldehydes in aqueous media: total synthesis of (+)-goniofufurone. Journal of Organic Chemistry 1998;63(21):7472-7480.
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Journal Article Yi X-H, Meng Y, Li C-J. Indium-mediated highly diastereoselective allenylation in aqueous medium: total synthesis of (+)-goniofufurone. Chemical Communications 1998;(4):449-450.
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Journal Article Zhang W-C, Li C-J. Magnesium in water: simple and effective for pinacol-coupling. Journal of the Chemical Society-Perkin Transactions 1 1998;(19):3131-3132.
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Journal Article Zhang W-C, Li C-J. Magnesium-mediated carbon-carbon bond formation in aqueous media: Barbier-Grignard allylation and pinacol coupling of aldehydes. Journal of Organic Chemistry 1999;64(9):3230-3236.
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Journal Article Zhang W-C, Viswanathan GS, Li C-J. Scandium triflate catalyzed in situ Prins-type cyclization: formations of 4-tetrahydropyranols and ethers. Chemical Communications 1999;(3):291-292.
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Journal Article Zhang W-C, Li C-J. Diastereoselective synthesis of 2,4-disubstituted tetrahydropyranols and ethers via a Prins-type cyclization catalyzed by scandium triflate. Tetrahedron 2000;56(16):2403-2411.
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Journal Article Zhang W-C, Li C-J. A direct retro-Barbier fragmentation. Journal of Organic Chemistry 2000;65(18):5831-5833.
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Presentation Costello C, Li C-J. Synthetic study of new organic electronic materials in aqueous medium. Presented at the 52nd Southwest Regional American Chemical Society Meeting, Baton Rouge, LA, November 1-3, 1998.
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Presentation Ganapathy V, Li C-J. Tetrahydropyran synthesis:indium chloride mediated tandem allylation-cyclization. Presented at the 220th American Chemical Society National Meeting, Washington, DC, August 20-24, 2000.
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Presentation Haberman JX, Yi X-H, Li C-J. Solventless Barbier-type reactions. Presented at the 215th American Chemical Society National Meeting, Dallas, TX, March 29-April 2, 1998.
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Presentation Hua X-G, Li C-J. Indium-mediated reactions: synthetic study of bergenin and derivatives. Presented at the 220th American Chemical Society National Meeting, Washington, DC, August 20-24, 2000.
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Presentation Hua X-G, Meng Y, Venkatraman S, Zhang W-C, Yi X-H, Haberman JX, Li C-J. Organic synthesis using metal mediated carbon-carbon bond formations in water. Presented at the 220th American Chemical Society National Meeting, Washington, DC, August 20-24, 2000.
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Presentation Hua X-G, Zhang W-C, Meng Y, Venkatraman S, Keh CK, Li C-J. Recent advances in metal-mediated carbon-carbon bond formations in water. Presented at the 218th American Chemical Society National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, August 22-26, 1999.
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Presentation Hua X-G, Li C-J. Tetrahydropyran synthesis:indium-mediated synthesis of bergenin and derivatives. Presented at the 218th American Chemical Society National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, August 22-26, 1999.
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Presentation Huang T, Li C-J. Lewis acids catalyzed Friedel-crafts type alkylation of phenols and alkenes. Presented at the 52nd Southeast/56th Southwest Joint American Chemical Society Regional Meetings, New Orleans, LA, December 6-8, 2000.
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Presentation Li C-J. Carbon-carbon bond formation in alternative media. Presented at the 220th American Chemical Society National Meeting, Washington, DC, August 20-24, 2000.
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Presentation Li C-J. Chemical synthesis in water. Presented at the PacificChem 2000 Meeting, Honolulu, HI, December 14-19, 2000.
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Presentation Li C-J. Chemical synthesis in water. Presented at the 52nd Southeast/56th Southwest Joint American Chemical Society Regional Meeting, New Orleans, LA, December 6-8, 2000.
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Presentation Li C-J. Green chemistry. Presented at the University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, China, June 2000.
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Presentation Li C-J. New chemistry of an old reaction. Presented at the University of Memphis, Memphis, TN, September 1998.
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Presentation Li C-J. New chemistry of an old reaction. Presented at the University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, September 1998.
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Presentation Li C-J. Organic and material synthesis in water. Presented at the 6th Bio/Environmental Degradable Polymer Society Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, September 17, 1997.
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Presentation Li C-J. Organic and material synthesis in water. Presented at the 1997 Presidential Green Chemistry and Engineering Conference, Washington, DC, June 23-24, 1997.
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Presentation Li C-J. Organic synthesis in water. Presented at the Gordon Research Conference on Organic Reactions and Processes, Henniker, NH, August 3-8, 1997.
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Presentation Li C-J. Photons, electrons, and water. Presented at the University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL, 2000.
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Presentation Li C-J. Photons, electrons, and water. Presented at Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, 2000.
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Presentation Li C-J. Photons, electrons, and water. Presented at Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, 2000.
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Presentation Li C-J. Synthesis of polycycloethers. Plenary lecture presented at the 6th Conference of World Wide Organic Chemists, Shanghai, China, July 2000.
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Presentation Li C-J. Chemical synthesis in water. Plenary lecture presented at the Third International Workshop on Green Chemistry in China, Guangzhou, China, May 2000.
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Presentation Li C-J. Recent advances on carbon-carbon bond formation in aqueous media. Presented at the 220th American Chemical Society National Meeting, Washington, DC, August 20-24, 2000.
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Presentation Li C-J. Synthesis in water. Presented at the 1998 Dense Phase Fluids and Alternative Reaction Media Workship, Santa Fe, NM, April 13-16, 1998.
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Presentation Li C-J. Synthesis of polycycloethers. Presented at the 36th American Chemical Society Western Regional Meeting, San Francisco, CA, October 25, 2000.
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Presentation Li C-J. The greening of a fundamental reaction in organic chemistry. Presented at the 2nd Annual Presidential Green Chemistry and Engineering Conference, Washington, DC, June 30-July 2, 1998.
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Presentation Li C-J. The new development of an old reaction. Presented at the Loyola University, March 1998.
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Presentation Li C-J. Water as solvent for chemical manufacturing. Presented at the Green Chemistry Workshop, Gulf Shore, AL, July 2000.
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Presentation Li C-J. Water: a conventional solvent for unconventional chemistry. Presented at SmithKline Beecham, August 1998.
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Presentation Slaven WT, Li C-J. In aqua synthesis of a high molecular weight poly(areneethylene)s exhibiting hydrogel properties. Presented at the 216th American Chemical Society National Meeting, Boston, MA, August 23-27, 1998.
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Presentation Venkatraman S, Li C-J. Indium and indium halide-mediated reactions in water:synthetic study of gonioheptolides. Presented at the 218th American Chemical Society National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, August 22-26, 1999.
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Presentation Venkatraman S, Li C-J. Indium and indium halide-mediated reactions in water:synthetic study of gonioheptolides. Presented at the 220th American Chemical Society National Meeting, Washington, DC, August 20-24, 2000.
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Presentation Viswanathan GS, Yang J, Li C-J. Tetrahydropyran synthesis:indium chloride mediated cyclization. Presented at the 218th American Chemical Society National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, August 22-26, 1999.
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Presentation Xia W-S, Schmehl R, Li C-J. Design, synthesis and study of a novel potassium sensor. Presented at the 218th American Chemical Society National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, August 22-26, 1999.
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Presentation Yang J, Viswanathan GS, Keh CK, Li C-J. Tetrahydropyran synthesis:indium chloride mediated cross-coupling cyclization. Presented at the 218th American Chemical Society National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, August 22-26, 1999.
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Presentation Yi X-H, Meng Y, Li C-J, Ma J-H, Chan T-H. Manganese-mediated reactions in aqueous media. Presented at the 215th American Chemical Society National Meeting, Dallas, TX, March 29-April 2, 1998.
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Presentation Yi X-H, Li C-J. On the regio-selectivity of indium mediated propargylation-allenylation in water. Presented at the 213th American Chemical Society National Meeting, San Francisco, CA, April 13-17, 1997.
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Presentation Yi X-H, Meng Y, Li C-J. Synthesis of (+)-goniofufurone. Presented at the 215th American Chemical Society National Meeting, Dallas, TX, March 29-April 2, 1998.
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Presentation Zhang W-C, Marshall SM, Li C-J. Clean approach toward carbon-carbon bond formation. Presented at the 52nd Southwest Regional American Chemical Society Meeting, Baton Rouge, LA, November 1-3, 1998.
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Presentation Zhang W-C, Meng Y, Venkatraman S, Hua X-G, Keh C-K, Li C-J. Organic reactions in water:new advance on metal mediated carbon-carbon bond formations. Presented at the 218th American Chemical Society National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, August 22-26, 1999.
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Presentation Zhang W-C, Li C-J. Tetrahydrofuran synthesis: does 5-endo-trig cyclization violate Baldwin's ring closure rule? Presented at the 218th American Chemical Society National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, August 22-26, 1999.
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