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88.

Enantioselective Synthesis of β-Fluoro-β-aryl-α-aminopentenamides by Organocatalytic [2,3]-Sigmatropic Rearrangement

K. Kasten, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

Org. Lett., 2017, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.orglett.7b02452


87.

Aryloxide-Facilitated Catalyst Turnover in Enantioselective α,β-Unsaturated Acyl Ammonium Catalysis

A. Matviitsuk, M. D. Greenhalgh, D.-J. Barrios Antúnez, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2017, DOI: 10.1002/ange.201706402


86.

N- to C-Sulfonyl Photoisomerisation of Dihydropyridinones: A Synthetic and Mechanistic Study

P.-P. Yeh, J. E. Taylor, D. G. Stark, D. S. B. Daniels, C. Fallan, J. C. Walton and A. D. Smith

Org. Biomol. Chem., 2017


85.

Tandem Pd and Isothiourea Relay Catalysis: Enantioselective Synthesis of α-Amino Acid Derivatives via Allylic Amination and [2,3]-Sigmatropic Rearrangement

S. S. M. Spoehrle, T. H. West, J. E. Taylor, A. M. Z. Slawin, A. D. Smith

J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2017, DOI: 10.1021/jacs.7b05619


84.

Aryloxide Promoted Catalyst Turnover in Lewis Base Organocatalysis

W. C. Hartley, T. J. C. O’Riordan and A. D. Smith

Synthesis, 2017, 49, 3303-3310


83.

Catalytic Enantioselective [2,3]-Rearrangements of Allylic Ammonium Ylides: A Mechanistic and Computational Study

T. H. West, D. M. Walden, J. E. Taylor, A. C. Brueckner, R. C. Johnson, P. H.-Y. Cheong, G. C. Lloyd-Jones and A. D. Smith

J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2017, DOI: 10.1021/jacs.6b11851


82.

Isothiourea-catalysed chemo- and enantioselective [2,3]-sigmatropic rearrangements of N,N-diallyl allylic ammonium ylides

T. H. West, S. S. M. Spoehrle and A. D. Smith

Tetrahedron, 2017, DOI: 10.1016/j.tet.2017.01.062


81.

Enantioselective NHC-Catalysed Redox [4+2]-Hetero-Diels-Alder Reactions using α-Aroyloxyaldehydes and Unsaturated Ketoesters

J. E. Taylor, A. T. Davies, J. J. Douglas, G. Churchill and A. D. Smith

Tetrahedron: Asymmetry, 2017, 28, 355-366


80.

6-exo-trig Michael Addition-Lactonizations for Catalytic Enantioselective Chromenone Synthesis

R. M.Neyyappadath, D. B.Cordes, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

Chem. Commun., 2017, DOI: 10.1039/c6cc10178j


79.

Enantioselective N-heterocyclic carbene catalyzed formal [3+2] cycloaddition using α-aroyloxyaldehydes and oxaziridines

R. W. F. Kerr, M. D. Greenhalgh, A. M. Z. Slawin, P. L. Arnold and A. D. Smith

Tetrahedron: Asymmetry, 2017, 28, 125-134


78.

Enantioselective Isothiourea Catalysed Michael-Michael-Lactonisation Cascade; Synthesis of δ-Lactones and 1,2,3,4-Substituted Cyclopentanes

E. R. T. Robinson, A. B. Frost, P. Elías-Rodríguez and A. D. Smith

Synthesis, 2017, 49, 409-423


77.

Isothiourea-Catalysed Acylative Kinetic Resolution of Aryl-Alkenyl (sp2 vs sp2) Substituted Secondary Alcohols

S. F. Musolino, O. S. Ojo, N. J. Westwood, J. E. Taylor and A. D. Smith

Chem. Eur. J., 2016, 22, 18916-18922


76.

Exploiting the Imidazolium Effect in Base-free Ammonium Enolate Generation: Synthetic and Mechanistic Studies

C. M. Young, D. G. Stark, T. H. West, J. E. Taylor and A. D. Smith

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2016, 55, 14394-14399


75.

Enantioselective Stereodivergent Nucleophile-Dependent Isothiourea-Catalysed Domino Reactions

A. Matviitsuk, J. E. Taylor, D. B. Cordes, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

Chem. Eur. J., 2016, 22, 17748-17757


74.

Enantioselective Isothiourea-Catalysed trans-Dihydropyridinone Synthesis using Saccharin-derived Ketimines: Scope and Limitations

D. G. Stark, C. M. Young, T. J. C. O'Riordan, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

Org. Biomol. Chem., 2016, 14, 8068-8073


73.

Catalytic Enantioselective Synthesis of Pyrrolizine Carboxylates using Isothiourea Catalysis: A Synthetic and Computational Study

D. G. Stark, P. Williamson, E. R. Gayner, S. F. Musolino, R. W. F. Kerr, J. E. Taylor, A. M. Z. Slawin, T. J. C. O'Riordan, S. A. MacGregor and A. D. Smith

Org. Biomol. Chem., 2016, 14, 8957-8965


72.

Non-Bonding 1,5-S•••O Interactions Govern Chemo- and Enantioselectivity in Isothiourea-Catalyzed Annulations of Benzazoles

E. R. T. Robinson, D. M. Walden, C. Fallan, M. D. Greenhalgh, P. H.-Y. Cheong and A. D. Smith

Chem. Sci., 2016, 7, 6919-6927


71.

Enantioselective Synthesis of 2,3-Disubstituted trans-2,3-Dihydrobenzofurans Using a Brønsted Base/Thiourea Bifunctional Catalyst

D. -J. Barrios Antúnez, M. D. Greenhalgh, C. Fallan, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

Org. Biomol. Chem., 2016, 14, 7268-7274


70.

Quinidine-Catalysed Enantioselective Synthesis of 6- and 4-Trifluoromethyl-Substituted Dihydropyrans

K. Kasten, D. B. Cordes, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

Eur. J. Org. Chem., 2016, 21, 3619-3624


69.

Isothiourea-Mediated Organocatalytic Michael Addition–Lactonization on a Surface: Modification of SAMs on Silicon Oxide Substrates

R. Chisholm, J. D. Parkin, A. D. Smith and G. Hähner

Langmuir, 2016, 32, 3130-3138


68.

A Substrate Mimic Allows High-Throughput Assay of the FabA Protein and Consequently the Identification of a Novel Inhibitor of Pseudomonas aeruginosa FabA

L. Moynie, A. G. Hope, K. Finzel, J. Schmidberger, S. M. Leckie, G. Schneider, M. D. Burkhart, A. D. Smith, D. W. Gray and J. H. Naismith

J. Mol. Biol., 2016, 428, 108-120


67.

Enantioselective Synthesis of 3,5,6-Substituted Dihydropyranones and Dihydropyridinones using Isothiourea-Mediated Catalysis

D. G. Stark, L. C. Morrill, D. B. Cordes, A. M. Z. Slawin, T. J. C. O'Riordan and A. D. Smith

Chem. Asian J., 2016, 11, 395-400


66.

Organocatalytic Synthesis of Fused Bicyclic 2,3-Dihydro-1,3,4-oxadiazoles through an Intramolecular Cascade Cyclization

A. J. Fugard, B. K. Thompson, A. M. Z. Slawin, J. E. Taylor and A. D. Smith

Org. Lett., 2015, 17, 5824-5827


65.

Catalytic Stereoselective [2,3]-Rearrangement Reactions

T. H. West, S. S. M. Spoehrle, K. Kasten, J. E. Taylor and A. D. Smith

ACS Catal., 2015, 5, 7446-7479


64.

Enantioselective NHC-Catalyzed Redox [2+2] Cycloadditions with Perfluoroketones; A Route to Fluorinated Oxetanes

A. T. Davies, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

Chem. Eur. J., 2015, 21, 18944-18948


63.

Stereo- and Chemodivergent NHC-Promoted Functionalisation of Arylalkylketenes with Chloral

J. J. Douglas, G. Churchill, A. M. Z. Slawin, D. J. Fox and A. D. Smith

Chem. Eur. J., 2015, 21, 16354-16358


62.

Enantioselective NHC-Catalyzed Redox [4+2]-hetero-Diels-Alder Reactions using alpha,beta-Unsaturated Trichloromethyl ketones as Amide Equivalents

N. Attaba, J. E. Taylor, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

J. Org. Chem., 2015, 80, 9728-9739


61.

Asymmetric Isothiourea-Catalysed Formal [3+2] Cycloadditions of Ammonium Enolates with Oxaziridines

S. R. Smith, C. Fallan, J. E. Taylor, R. McLennan, D. S. B. Daniels, L. C. Morrill, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

Chem. Eur. J., 2015, 21, 10530-10536


60.

Rate and Equilibrium Constants for the Addition of N-Heterocyclic Carbenes into Benzaldehydes: A Remarkable 2-Substituent Effect

C. J. Collett, R. S. Massey, J. E. Taylor, O. R. Maguire, A. C. O'Donoghue and A. D. Smith

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2015, 54, 6887-6892


59.

Proton transfer reactions of N-aryl triazolium salts: unusual ortho-substituent effects

D. E. Tucker, P. Quinn, R. S. Massey, C. J. Collett, D. J. Jasiewicz, C. R. Bramley, A. D. Smith and A. C. O'Donoghue

J. Phys. Org. Chem., 2015, 28, 108-115


58.

Regiodivergent Lewis base-promoted O- to C-carboxyl transfer of furanyl carbonates

C. D. Campbell, C. Joannesse, L. C. Morrill, D. Philp and A. D. Smith

Org. Biomol. Chem., 2015, 13, 2895-2900


57.

Exploring the scope of the isothiourea-mediated synthesis of dihydropyridinones

P.-P. Yeh, D. S. B. Daniels, C. Fallan, E. Gould, C. Simal, J. E. Taylor, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

Org. Biomol. Chem., 2015, 13, 2177-2191


56.

An asymmetric pericyclic cascade approach to 3-alkyl-3-aryloxindoles: generality, applications and mechanistic investigations

E. Richmond, K. B. Ling, N. Duguet, L. B. Manton, N. Çelebi-Ölçüm, Y.-H. Lam, S. Alsancak, A. M. Z. Slawin, K. N. Houk and A. D. Smith

Org. Biomol. Chem., 2015, 13, 1807-1817


55.

A Scalable, Chromatography-Free Synthesis of Benzotetramisole

D. S. B. Daniels, S. R. Smith, T. Lebl, P. Shapland and A. D. Smith

Synthesis, 2015, 47, 34-41


54.

Synthesis of Di-, Tri-, and Tetrasubstituted Pyridines from (Phenylthio)carboxylic Acids and 2-[Aryl(tosylimino)methyl]acrylates

D. G. Stark, T. J. C. O'Riordan and A. D. Smith

Org. Lett., 2014, 16, 6496-6499


53.

Organocatalytic Michael addition–lactonisation of carboxylic acids using α,β-unsaturated trichloromethyl ketones as α,β-unsaturated ester equivalents

L. C. Morrill, D. G. Stark, J. E. Taylor, S. R. Smith, J. A. Squires, A. C. A. D'Hollander, C. Simal, P. Shapland, T. J. C. O'Riordan and A. D. Smith

Org. Biomol. Chem, 2014, 12, 9016-9027


52.

Asymmetric Synthesis of Tri- and Tetrasubstituted Trifluoromethyl Dihydropyranones from α-Aroyloxyaldehydes via NHC-Redox Catalysis

A. T. Davies, P. M. Pickett, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

ACS Catal., 2014, 4, 2696-2700


51.

Stereodivergent Organocatalytic Intramolecular Michael Addition/Lactonization for the Asymmetric Synthesis of Substituted Dihydrobenzofurans and Tetrahydrofurans

D. Belmessieri, A. de la Houpliere, E. D. D. Calder, J. E. Taylor and A. D. Smith

Chem. Eur. J., 2014, 20, 9762-9769


50.

Catalyst selective and regiodivergent O- to C- or N-carboxyl transfer of pyrazolyl carbonates: synthetic and computational studies

E. Gould, D. M. Walden, K. Kasten, R. C. Johnston, J. Wu, A. M. Z. Slawin, T. J. L. Mustard, B. Johnston, T. Davies, P. H.-Y. Cheong and A. D. Smith

Chem. Sci., 2014, 5, 3651-3658


49.

Organocatalytic Lewis base functionalisation of carboxylic acids, esters and anhydrides via C1-ammonium or azolium enolates

L. C. Morrill and A. D. Smith

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43, 6214-6226


48.

α-Ketophosphonates as Ester Surrogates: Isothiourea-Catalyzed Asymmetric Diester and Lactone Synthesis

S. R. Smith, S. M. Leckie, R. Holmes, J. Douglas, C. Fallan, P. Shapland, D. Pryde, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

Org. Lett., 2014, 16, 2506-2509


47.

An Isothiourea-catalyzed Asymmetric [2,3]-Rearrangement of Allylic Ammonium Ylides

T. H. West, D. S. B. Daniels, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2014, 136, 4476-4479


46.

Isothiourea-Mediated Asymmetric Functionalization of 3-Alkenoic Acids

L. C. Morrill, S. M. Smith, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

J. Org. Chem., 2014, 79, 1640-1655


45.

Isothiourea-catalyzed asymmetric synthesis of beta-lactams and beta-amino esters from arylacetic acid derivatives and N-sulfonyl aldimines

S. R. Smith, J. Douglas, H. Prevet, P. Shapland, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

J. Org. Chem., 2014, 79, 1626-1639


44.

Isothiourea-Mediated One-Pot Synthesis of Trifluoromethyl Substituted 2-Pyrones

P.-P. Yeh, D. S. B. Daniels, D. B. Cordes, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

Org. Lett., 2014, 16, 964-967


43.

2-Arylacetic anhydrides as ammonium enolate precursors

L. C. Morrill, L. A. Ledingham, J.-P. Couturier, J. Bickel, A. D. Harper, C. Fallan and A. D. Smith

Org. Biomol. Chem., 2014, 12, 624-636


42.

Asymmetric NHC-Catalyzed Redox α-Amination of α-Aroyloxyaldehydes

J. E. Taylor, D. S. B. Daniels and A. D. Smith

Org. Lett., 2013, 15, 6058-6061


41.

The development of highly active acyclic chiral hydrazides for asymmetric iminium ion organocatalysis

E. Gould, T. Lebl, A. M. Z. Slawin, M. Reid, T. Davies and A. D. Smith

Org. Biomol. Chem., 2013, 11, 7877-7892


40.

Isothiourea-Mediated One-Pot Synthesis of Functionalized Pyridines

D. G. Stark, L. C. Morrill, P.-P. Yeh, A. M. Z. Slawin, T. J. C. O'Riordan and A. D. Smith

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2013, 52, 11642-11646


39.

Stereospecific Asymmetric N-Heterocyclic Carbene (NHC)-Catalyzed Redox Synthesis of Trifluoromethyl Dihydropyranones and Mechanistic Insights

A. T. Davies, J. E. Taylor, J. Douglas, C. J. Collett, L. C. Morrill, C. Fallan, A. M. Z. Slawin, G. Churchill and A. D. Smith

J. Org. Chem., 2013, 78, 9243-9257


38.

Isothiourea-mediated asymmetric Michael-lactonisation of trifluoromethylenones: a synthetic and mechanistic study

L. C. Morrill, J. Douglas, T. Lebl, A. M. Z. Slawin, D. J. Fox and A. D. Smith

Chem. Sci., 2013, 4, 4146-4155


37.

Telescoped Synthesis of Stereodefined Pyrrolidines

D. Belmessieri, D. B. Cordes, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

Org. Lett., 2013, 15, 3472-3475


36.

Enantioselective NHC-Catalysed Formal [4+2] Cycloaddition of Alkylaryl­ketenes with β,γ-Unsaturated α-Ketophosphonates

S. M. Leckie, C. Fallan, J. E. Taylor, T. B. Brown, D. Pryde, T. Lebl, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

Synlett, 2013, 24, 1243-1249


35.

NHC-mediated enantioselective formal [4+2] cycloadditions of alkylarylketenes and β,γ-unsaturated α-ketocarboxylic esters and amides

S. M. Leckie, T. B. Brown, D. Pryde, T. Lebl, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

Org. Biomol. Chem., 2013, 11, 3230-3246


34.

NHC-Promoted Asymmetric β-Lactone Formation from Arylalkylketenes and Electron-Deficient Benzaldehydes or Pyridinecarboxaldehydes

J. Douglas, J. E. Taylor, G. Churchill, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

J. Org. Chem., 2013, 78, 3925-3938


33.

Anhydrides as α,β-unsaturated acyl ammonium precursors: Isothiourea-promoted catalytic asymmetric annulation processes

E. R. T. Robinson, C. Fallan, C. Simal, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

Chem. Sci., 2013, 4, 2193-2200


32.

Mechanistic insights into the triazolylidene-catalysed Stetter and Benzoin Reactions: role of the N-aryl substituent

C. J. Collett, R. S. Massey, O. R. Maguire, A. S. Batsanov, A. C. O'Donoghue and A. D. Smith

Chem. Sci., 2013, 4, 1514-1522


31.

Structural insights into the mechanism and inhibition of the β-hydroxydecanoyl-acyl carrier protein dehydratase from Pseudomonas aeruginosa

L. Moynié, S. M. Leckie, S. A. McMahon, F. G. Duthie, A. Koehnke, J. W. Taylor, M. S. Alphey, R. Brenk, A. D. Smith and J. H. Naismith

J. Mol. Biol., 2013, 425, 365-377


30.

Proton Transfer Reactions of Triazol-3-ylidenes: Kinetic Acidities and Carbon Acid pKa Values for Twenty Triazolium Salts in Aqueous Solution

R. S. Massey, C. J. Collett, A. G. Lindsay, A. D. Smith and A. C. O'Donoghue

J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134, 20421-20432


29.

NHCs in Asymmetric Organocatalysis: Recent Advances in Azolium Enolate Generation and Reactivity

J. Douglas, G. Churchill and A. D. Smith

Synthesis, 2012, 44, 2295-2309


28.

Asymmetric Pericyclic Cascade Approach to Spirocyclic Oxindoles

E. Richmond, N. Duget, A. M. Z. Slawin, T. Lebl and A. D. Smith

Org. Lett., 2012, 14, 2762-2765


27.

Catalytic asymmetric α-amination of carboxylic acids using isothioureas

L. Morrill, T. Lebl, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

Chem. Sci., 2012, 3, 2088-2093


26.

Dihydropyridones: catalytic asymmetric synthesis, N- to C-sulfonyl transfer and derivatizations

C. Simal, T. Lebl, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2012, 51, 3653-3657


25.

Isothiourea-mediated asymmetric O- to C-carboxyl transfer of oxazolyl carbonates: structure-selectivity profiles and mechanistic studies

C. Joannesse, C. P. Johnston, L. C. Morrill, P. A. Woods, M. Kieffer, T. A. Nigst, H. Mayr, T. Lebl, D. Philp, R. A. Bragg and A. D. Smith

Chem. Eur. J, 2012, 18, 2398-2408


24.

Pericyclic Cascade with Chirality Transfer: Reaction Pathway and Origin of Enantioselectivity of the Hetero-Claisen Approach to Oxindoles

N. Çelebi-Ölçüm, Y. Lam, E. Richmond, K. B. Ling, A. D. Smith and K. N. Houk

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2011, 50, 11478-11482


23.

Isothiourea-Catalyzed Asymmetric C-acylation of Silyl Ketene Acetals

P. A. Woods, L. C. Morrill, R. A. Bragg and A. D. Smith

Chem. Eur. J., 2011, 17, 11060-11067


22.

Nucleophilicities and Lewis Basicities of Isothiourea Derivatives

B. Maji, C. Joannesse, T. Nigst, A. D. Smith and H. Mayr

J. Org. Chem., 2011, 76, 5104-5112


21.

Isothiourea-catalyzed asymmetric O- to C-carboxyl transfer of furanyl carbonates

C. Joannesse, L. C. Morrill, C. D. Campbell, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

Synthesis, 2011, 1865-1879


20.

Catalytic Enantioselective Steglich Rearrangements using Chiral N-Heterocyclic Carbenes

C. D. Campbell, C. Concellón and A. D. Smith

Tetrahedron: Asymmetry, 2011, 22, 797-811


19.

Organic base effects in NHC promoted O- to C-carboxyl transfer; chemoselectivity profiles, mechanistic studies and domino catalysis

C. D. Campbell, C. J. Collett, J. E. Thomson, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

Org. Biomol. Chem., 2011, 9, 4205-4218


18.

Organocatalytic Functionalization of Carboxylic acids: Isothiourea-Catalyzed Asymmetric Intra- and Intermolecular Michael Addition-Lactonizations

D. Belmessieri, L. C. Morrill, C. Simal, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2011, 133, 2710-2714


17.

Structure-enantioselectivity effects in 3,4-dihydropyrimido[2,1-b]benzothiazole-based isothioureas as enantioselective acylation catalysts

D. Belmessieri, C. Joannesse, P. A. Woods, C. MacGregor, C. Jones, C. D. Campbell, C. P. Johnston, N. Duguet, C. Concellón, R. A. Bragg and A. D. Smith

Org. Biomol. Chem., 2011, 9, 559-570


16.

α-Aroyloxyaldehydes; scope and limitations as alternatives to α-haloaldehydes for NHC-catalysed redox transformations

K. B. Ling and A. D. Smith

Chem. Comm., 2011, 47, 373-375


15.

Structural effects in pyrazolidinone-mediated iminium ion-promoted Diels-Alder reactions

E. Gould, M. Reid, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

Tetrahedron, 2010, 66, 8892-9008


14.

NHC-mediated chlorination of alkylarylketenes: Catalysis and Asymmetry

J. Douglas, K. B. Ling, C. Concellón, G. Churchill, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

Eur. J. Org. Chem., 2010, 5863-5869


13.

Isothiourea-Mediated Stereoselective C-Acylation of Silyl Ketene Acetals

P. A. Woods, L. C. Morrill, T. Lebl, A. M. Z. Slawin, R. A. Bragg, and A. D. Smith

Org. Lett., 2010, 12, 2660-2663


12.

Chiral relay in NHC-mediated asymmetric β-lactam synthesis II; substituent effects in NHCs derived from acylic 1,2-diamines

N. Duguet, A. Donaldson, S. M. Leckie, E. A. Kallstrom, C. D. Campbell, P. Shapland, T. B. Brown, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

Tetrahedron: Asymmetry, 2010, 21, 601-616


11.

Chiral relay in NHC-mediated asymmetric β-lactam synthesis I; substituent effects in NHCs derived from (1R,2R)-cyclohexyl-1,2-diamine

N. Duguet, A. Donaldson, S. M. Leckie, J. Douglas, P. Shapland, T. B. Brown, G. Churchill, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

Tetrahedron: Asymmetry, 2010, 21, 582-600


10.

Applications of NHC-mediated O- to C-carboxyl transfer: synthesis of (±)-N-benzyl-coerulescine and (±)-horsfiline

J. E. Thomson, A. F. Kyle, K. B. Ling, S. R. Smith, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

Tetrahedron, 2010, 66, 3801-3813


9.

NHC-mediated enantioselective addition of phenols to unsymmetrical alkylarylketenes

C. Concellón, N. Duguet and A. D. Smith

Adv. Synth. Catal., 2009, 351, 3001-3009


8.

Isothiourea catalysed enantioselective O- to C-carboxyl transfer

C. Joannesse, C. P. Johnston, C. Concellón, C. Simal, D. Philp and A. D. Smith

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2009, 48, 8914-8918


7.

An asymmetric hetero-Claisen approach to 3-alkyl-3-aryloxindoles

N. Duguet, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

Org. Lett., 2009, 11, 3858-3861


6.

N-heterocyclic carbene catalysed O- to C-carboxyl transfer of indolyl and benzofuranyl carbonates

J. E. Thomson, A. F. Kyle, C. Concellón, K. A. Gallagher, P. Lenden, L. C. Morrill, A. J. Miller, C. Joannesse, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

Synthesis, 2008, 17, 2805


5.

Amidine Catalysed O- to C-carboxyl transfer of heterocyclic carbonate derivatives

C. Joannesse, C. Simal, C. Concellón, J. E. Thomson, C. D. Campbell, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

Org. Biomol. Chem., 2008, 6, 2900


4.

Tandem multi-step synthesis of C-carboxyazlactones using N-heterocyclic carbenes

C. D. Campbell, N. Duguet, K. A. Gallagher, J. E. Thomson, A. G. Lindsay, A. O’Donoghue and A. D. Smith

Chem. Comm., 2008, 3528


3.

Probing the efficiency of N-heterocyclic carbene promoted O- to C-carboxyl transfer of oxazolyl carbonates

J. E. Thomson, C. D. Campbell, C. Concellón, N. Duguet, K. Rix, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

J. Org. Chem., 2008, 73, 2784


2.

N-Heterocyclic carbene catalysed β-lactam synthesis

N. Duguet, C. D. Campbell, A. M. Z. Slawin and A. D. Smith

Org. Biomol. Chem. , 2008, 6, 1108


1.

Efficient N-Heterocyclic Carbene Catalysed O- to C-acyl transfer

J. E. Thomson, K. Rix and A. D. Smith

Org. Lett., 2006 , 8, 3785