Debabrata Mukherjee

Contact

Email:debabrata.mukherjee@ac.rwth-aachen.de

Bio

B.Sc. Calcutta University, Kolkata, 2005 M.Sc. Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, 2007 Ph.D. Iowa State University, December 2012 Postdoc Argonne National Lab (Nguyen) Alexander von Humboldt Postdoctoral Fellow, RWTH Aachen (Okuda)

Publications

  1. Mukherjee, D.; Ellern, A. Sadow, A. D. "Conversion of a Zinc Disilazide to a Zinc Hydride Mediated by LiCl." J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2010, 132, 7582-7583. DOI:10.1021/ja102323g
  2. Mukherjee, D.; Thompson, R.; Ellern, A. Sadow, A. D. "A Coordinatively Saturated Tris(oxazolinyl)borato Zinc Hydride-Catalyzed Cross Dehydrocoupling of Silanes and Alcohols." ACS Catal. 2011, 1, 698-702. DOI:10.1021/cs2001016
  3. Wu, K.; Mukherjee, D.; Ellern, A.; Sadow, A. D.; Geiger, W. E. "Anodic Electrochemical Behavior of New Mn and Re Tricarbonyl Complexes of Tris(oxazolinyl)phenyl borate Ligands: Comparison to Analogous Tris(pyrazolyl) borate Complexes." New J. Chem. 2011, 35, 2169-2178. DOI:10.1039/C1NJ20222G
  4. Zhu, J.; Mukherjee, D.; Sadow, A. D. "Abstractions of β-Hydrogen vs. Alkyl Groups in Reactions of Dialkylzinc Compounds and Bis(oxazolinyl)borane." Chem. Commun. 2012, 48, 464-466. DOI:10.1039/C1CC16113J
  5. Mukherjee, D.; Ellern, A.; Sadow, A. D. "Remarkably Robust Monomeric Alkylperoxyzinc Compounds from Tris(oxazolinyl)boratozinc Alkyls and O2." J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134, 13018-13026. DOI:10.1021/ja303440n
  6. Mukherjee, D.; Lampland, N. L.; Yan, K.; Dunne, J. F.; Ellern, A.; Sadow, A. D. "Divergent Reaction Pathways of Tris(oxazolinyl)borato Zinc and Magnesium Silyl Compounds." Chem. Commun. 2013, 49, 4334-4336. DOI:10.1039/C2CC36953B
  7. Mukherjee, D.; Ellern, A.; Sadow, A. D. "Magnesium-catalyzed Hydroboration of Esters Via a New Zwitterionic Mechanism." Chem. Sci. 2014, 5, 959-964. DOI:10.1039/C3SC52793J
  8. Lampland, N. L.; Hovey, M. L.; Mukherjee, D.; Sadow, A. D. "Magnesium-catalyzed Mild Reduction of Tertiary and Secondary Amides to Amines." ACS Catal., 2015, 5, 4219-4226. DOI:10.1021/acscatal.5b01038
  9. Reinig, R. R.; Mukherjee, D.; Weinstein, Z. B.; Xie, W.; Albright, T.; Baird, B.; Gray, T. S.; Ellern, A.; Miller, G. J.; Winter, A. H.; Bud'ko, S. L.; Sadow, A. D.* "Synthesis and Oxidation Catalysis of Tris(oxazolinyl)borate Cobalt(II) Scorpionate" Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2016 2486-2484. DOI:10.1002/ejic.201600237