Burjor Captain

PUBLICATIONS 2004-PRESENT

2017

Koppaka, Anjaneyulu; Cai, Xiaochen; Majumdar, Subhojit; Serafim, Leonardo F.; Temprado, Manuel; Captain, Burjor; Hoff, Carl D. “Reactions of ·Sn(Si(tBu)2Me)3  with HM(CO)3C5R5 (M = Cr or Mo, R = H or CH3) and Hg. Ionic, covalent, and m-CO bonding patterns between transition metals and tin.”Inorganica Chimica Acta 2017, online.

 Etezadi, Sedigheh; Koppaka, Anjaneyulu; Gamage, Mohan M.; Captain, Burjor.“Investigations of tri-t-butyl tin hydride complexes of transition metals in small molecule activation and catalysis” Journal of Organometallic Chemistry 2017, 848, 122-132.

 Thapaliya, Ek Raj; Garcia-Amorós, Jaume; Nonell, Santi; Captain, Burjor; Raymo, Françisco M. “Structural implications on the excitation dynamics of fluorescent 3H-indolium cations” Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 2017, 19, 11904-11913.

 Cai, Xiaochen; Majumdar, Subhojit; Serafim, Leonardo F.; Temprado, Manuel; Nolan, Steven P.; Cazin, Catherine S. J.; Captain, Burjor; Hoff, Carl D. “N-Heterocyclic carbene complexes of palladium in oxygen atom transfer reactions involving the making and breaking of N-O bonds.” Inorganica Chimica Acta, 2017, 468, 285-393.

 Koppaka, Anjaneyulu; Gamage, Mohan M.; Captain, Burjor.“Intermediates and catalytic hydrostannylation. Characterization of a rare complex Pt(IPr)[η2-E-(SnBut3)(H)C=C(SiMe3)(H)].” Journal of Organometallic Chemistry 2017, 849-850, 233-236.

 2016

Cai, Xiaochen; Majumdar, Subhojit; Fortman, George; Koppaka, Anjaneyulu; Serafim, Leonardo F.;Captain, Burjor; Temprado, Manuel; Hoff, Carl D. “Thermodynamic, kinetic, structural, and computational studies of the Ph3Sn-H, Ph3Sn-SnPh3 and Ph3Sn-Cr(CO)3C5Me5 bond dissociation enthalpies” Inorganic Chemistry 2016, 55,10751-10766.

Koppaka, Anjaneyulu; Zollo, Vincent; Etezadi, Sedigheh; Lever, David C.; Captain, Burjor.“Addition of Pt(IPr) groupings to Ru5 carbide gives new mixed-metal Pt-Ru cluster complexes” Journal of Cluster Science 2016, 27, 1671-1681.

Zhang, Yang; Captain, Burjor; Raymo, Françisco. “A pH-gated photocage” Advanced Optical Materials 2016, 4, 1363-1366.

Veerakanellore, Giri Babu; Captain, Burjor; Ramamurthy, V. “Solid-state photochemistry of cis-cinnamic acids: A competition between [2+2] addition and cis-trans isomerization” CrystEngComm, 2016, 18, 4708-4712.

Swaminathan, Subramani; Garcia-Amorós, Jaume; Thapaliya, Ek Raj; Nonell, Santi; Captain, Burjor; Raymo, Françisco. “Tuning the activation wavelength of photochromic oxazines” ChemPhysChem 2016, 17, 1852-1859.

 Ragab, Sherif Shaban; Thapaliya, Ek Raj; Zhang, Yang; Tang, Sicheng; McMahan, Jeffrey Blye; Syed, Sheyum; Captain, Burjor; Raymo, Françisco M. “Synthesis in living cells with supramolecular nanocarriers” RSC Advances 2016, 6, 32441-32445.

 Koppaka, Anjaneyulu; Captain, Burjor.“Reversible inter- and intra- molecular carbon-hydrogen activation, hydrogen addition, and catalysis by the unsaturated complex Pt(IPr)(SnBut3)(H).” Inorganic Chemistry 2016, 55, 2679-2681.

 Koppaka, Anjaneyulu; Yempally, Veeranna; Zhu, Lei; Fortman, George, C.; Temprado, Manuel; Hoff, Carl D.; Captain, Burjor.“Synthesis of [Pt(SnBut3)(IBut)(m-H)]2, a coordinatively unsaturated dinuclear compound which fragments upon addition of small molecules to form mononuclear Pt–Sn complexes” Inorganic Chemistry 2016, 55, 307-321.

 Zhang, Yang; Garcia-Amorós, Jaume; Captain, Burjor; Raymo, Françisco. “A fluorescent and halochromic indolizine switch” Journal of Materials Chemistry C 2016, 4, 2744-2747.

Zhou, Yujia; Guzman, Carmen X.; Helguero-Kelley, Lance C.; Liu, Chuan; Peurifoy, Samuel R.; Captain, Burjor; Braunschweig, Adam B. “Diketopyrrolopyrrole assembly into J-aggregates”Journal of Physical Organic Chemistry 2016, 29, 689-699.

 Mondal, Barnali; Captain, Burjor; Ramamurthy, Vaidyanathan. “Volume demanding geometric isomerization of cis-4-stilbazole.HCl salts in the crystalline state: Probing the role of a metastable dimer”Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry 2016, 331, 224-232.

2015

 Swaminathan, Subramani; Fowley, Colin; Thapaliya, Ek Raj; McCaughan, Bridgeen; Tang, Sicheng; Fraix, Aurore; Captain, Burjor; Sortino, Salvatore; Callan, John, F.; Raymo, Françisco. “Supramolecular nanoreactors for intracellular singlet-oxygen sensitization” Nanoscale 2015,7, 14071-14079. 

Zhang, Yang; Swaminathan, Subramani; Tang, Sicheng; Garcia-Amorós, Jaume; Boulina, Marcia; Captain, Burjor; Baker; James D.; Raymo, Françisco. “Photoactivatable BODIPYs designed to monitor the dynamics of supramolecular nanocarriers” Journal of the American Chemical Society  2015,137, 4709-4719.

Shaban Ragab, Sherif; Swaminathan, Subramani; Garcia-Amorós, Jaume; Captain, Burjor; Raymo, Françisco. “Bimolecular photoactivation of NBD fluorescence.” New Journal of Chemistry 2015, 39, 1570-1573.

 Koppaka, Anjaneyulu; Zhu, Lei; Yempally, Veeranna; Isrow, Derek; Pellechia, Perry J.; Captain, Burjor.“Pendant alkyl and aryl groups on tin control complex geometry and reactivity with H2/D2 in Pt(SnR3)2(CNBut)2 (R = But, Pri, Ph, Mesityl).” Journal of the American Chemical Society 2015,137, 445-456.

 Thapaliya, Ek Raj; Captain, Burjor; Raymo, Françisco M. “Plasmonic acceleration of a photochemical replicator.” Asian Journal of Organic Chemistry 2015, 4, 233-238.

 Bhogala, Balakrishna, R.; Captain, Burjor; Ramamurthy, Vaidyanathan. “Comparison of templating abilities of urea and thioruea during photodimerization of bipyridylethyelene and stilbazole crystals.” Photochemistry & Photobiology 2015, 91, 696-704.

 2014

Majumdar, Subhojit; Palluccio, Taryn D.; Cai, Xiaochen; Rybak-Akimova, Elena V.; Temprado, Manuel; Captain, Burjor; Cummins, Christopher C.; Hoff, Carl D. “The role of axial base coordination in isonitrile binding and chalcogen atom transfer to vanadium(III) complexes.” Inorganic Chemistry 2014, 53, 11185-11196.

 Mondal, Barnali; Zhang, Tingting; Prabhakar, Rajeev; Captain, Burjor; Ramamurthy, Vaidyanathan. “Role of hydrogen bonds in molecular packing of photoreactive crystals: Templating photodimerization of protonated stilbazoles in crystalline state with a combination of water molecules and chloride ions.”Photochemical & Photobiological Sciences 2014, 13, 1509-1520.

 Thapaliya, Ek Raj; Swaminathan, Subramani; Captain, Burjor; Raymo, Françisco M. “Autocatalytic fluorescence photoactivation.” Journal of the American Chemical Society 2014, 136, 13798-13804.

 Thapaliya, Ek Raj; Captain, Burjor; Raymo, Françisco M. “Photoactivatable Anthracenes” Journal of Organic Chemistry 2014, 79, 3973 - 3981.

 Saha, Sumit; Captain, Burjor. “Synthesis and structural characterization of ruthenium carbonyl cluster complexes containing platinum with a bulky N-heterocyclic carbene ligand.” Inorganic Chemistry 2014, 53, 1210-1216.

 Saha, Sumit; Isrow, Derek; Captain, Burjor. “Build-up of a Ru6 octahedral cluster core stabilized by tert-butyl germyl ligands” Journal of Organometallic Chemistry 2014, 751, 815-820.

 Majumdar, Subhojit; Captain, Burjor; Cazin, Catherine; Nolan, Steven; Hoff, Carl D. “Enthalpies of ligand substitution for [Mo(η5C5H5)(CO)2(NO)]—the role of π-bonding effects in metal-ligand bond strengths” Journal of Chemical Thermodynamics 2014, 73, 156-162.

2013

Majumdar, Subhojit; Captain, Burjor; Cazin, Catherine; Nolan, Steven; Hoff, Carl D. “Enthalpies of ligand substitution for [Mo(η5C5H5)(CO)2(NO)]—the role of π-bonding effects in metal-ligand bond strengths” Journal of Chemical Thermodynamics 2013online.

Temprado, Manuel; Majumdar, Subhojit; Cai, Xiaochen; Captain, Burjor; Hoff, Carl D. “Synthesis, structure, and thermochemistry of adduct formation between N-heterocyclic carbenes and isocyanates or mesitylnitrile oxide. Structural Chemistry 201324, 2059-2068.

Palluccio, Taryn D.; Rybak-Akimova, Elena V.; Majumdar, Subhojit; Cai, Xiaochen; Temprado, Manuel; Silvia, Jared S.; Cozzolino, Anthony F.; Tofan, Daniel; Cummins, Christopher C.; Captain, Burjor; Hoff, Carl D. “Thermodynamic and kinetic study of cleavage of the N-O bond of N-oxides by a vanadium(III) complex: Enhanced oxygen atom transfer reaction rates for adducts of nitrous oxide and mesityl nitrile oxide.” Journal of the American Chemical Society 2013,135, 11357-11372.

Isrow, Derek;  DeYonker, Nathan J.;  Koppaka, Anjaneyulu; Pellechia, Perry J.; Webster, Charles Edwin; Captain, Burjor “Metal - Ligand synergistic effects in the complex Ni(h2-TEMPO)2. Synthesis, structures, and reactivity.” Inorganic Chemistry 201352, 13882-13893.

Wang, Wei; Xu, Dongmei; Gesua, Daniel; Captain, Burjor; Kaifer, Angel E. “Bisaminoferrocenyl triazine derivatives: effects of the third substituent on the extent of interaction between the metal centers.” Journal of Solid State Electrochemistry 201317, 3063-3066.

Shaban Ragab, Sherif; Swaminathan, Subramani; Deniz, Erhan; Captain, Burjor; Raymo, Françisco. “Fluorescence photoactivation by ligand exchange around the boron center of a BODIPY chromophore.” Organic Letters 201315, 3154-3157.

Saha, Sumit; Zhu, Lei; Captain, Burjor. “Bimetallic octahedral ruthenium-nickel carbido cluster complexes. Synthesis and structural characterization.” Inorganic Chemistry 201352, 2526–2532.

2012

Cozzolino, Anthony F.; Tofan, Daniel; Cummins, Christopher C.; Temprado, Manuel;  Palluccio, Taryn D.; Rybak-Akimova, Elena V.; Majumdar, Subhojit; Cai, Xiaochen; Captain, Burjor; Hoff, Carl D. “Two-step binding of O2 to a vanadium(III) trisanilide complex to form a non-vanadyl vanadium(V) peroxo complex.” Journal of the American Chemical Society 2012134, 18249–18252.

Narcis, Maurice J.; Sprague, Daniel J.; Captain, Burjor; Takenaka, Norito. “Enantio- and periselective nitroalkene Diels-Alder reaction” Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry 2012, 109134 – 9136.

Yi, Song; Brega, Valentina; Captain, Burjor; Kaifer, Angel. “Sulfate-templated self-assembly of new M4L6 tetrahedral metal organic cages” Chemical Communications201248, 10295 - 10297.

Adjaye-Mensah, Edward; Gonzalez, Walter G.; Bussé, David R.; Captain, Burjor; Miksovska, Jaroslava; Wilson, James N. “Emission switching of 4,6-diphenylpyrimidones: Solvent and solid state effects.” Journal of Physical Chemistry A2012116, 8671-8677.

Zhu, Lei; Yempally, Veeranna; Isrow, Derek; Pellechia, Perry J.; Captain, Burjor. “Radical exchanges and structural transformations on the iron carbonyl-bulky tin cluster complex, Fe2(m-SnBut2)2(CO)8 by solvents toluene, xylenes and ethylbenzene.” Journal of Cluster Science201223, 627 – 648.

Manzoli, Maela; Shetti, Vasudev N.; Blaine, JonathanA. L.; Zhu, Lei; Isrow, Derek; Yempally, Veeranna; Captain, Burjor; Coluccia, Salvatore; Raja, Robert; Gianotti, Enrica. “RuxPtySnz cluster-derived nanoparticles catalysts: spectroscopic investigation into the nature of active multinuclear single sites.” Daltan Transactions 201241, 982-989.

2011

Uffalussy, Karen J.; Captain, Burjor K.; Adams, Richard D.; Hungria, Ana B.; Monnier, John. R.; Amiridis, Michael .D. “Synthesis and characterization of cluster-derived PtRu5Sn catalysts.” ACS Catalysis20111, 1710-1718.

Cai, Xiaochen; Majumdar, Subhojit; Fortman, George C.; Frutos, Luis M.; Temprado, Manuel; Clough, Christopher R.; Cummins, Christopher C.; Germain, Meaghan E.; Palluccio, Taryn; Rybak-Akimova, Elena V.;  Captain, Burjor; Hoff, Carl, D. “Thermodynamic, kinetic, and mechanistic study of oxygen atom transfer from mesityl nitrile oxide to phosphines and to a terminal metal phosphido complex.” Inorganic Chemistry 201150, 9620-9630.

Gujrati, Maneesh D.; Kumar, N. S. Saleesh; Brown, Adrienne S.; Captain, Burjor; Wilson James N. “Luminescent charge transfer complexes: Tuning emission in binary fluorophore mixtures.” Langmuir 201127, 6554-6558.

Isrow, Derek; Captain, Burjor. “Synthesis and reactivity of a transition metal complex containing exclusively TEMPO ligands: Ni(h2-TEMPO)2.” Inorganic Chemistry 201150, 5864-5866.

Yi, Song; Captain, Burjor; Kaifer, Angel. “The importance of methylation in the binding of (ferrocenylmethyl)- tempammonium guests by cucurbit[n]uril (= 7, 8) hosts.” Chemical Communications 201147, 5500-5502.

Yi, Song; Captain, Burjor; Ottaviani, M. Francesca; Kaifer, Angel. “Controlling the extent of spin exchange coupling in tempo biradicals via molecular recognition with cucurbit[n]uril hosts” Langmuir 201127, 5624-5632.

Mondal, Barnali; Captain, Burjor; Ramamurthy, Vaidyanathan. “Proton templated photodimerization of azastilbenes in solid state.” Photochemical & Photobiological Sciences 201110,891-894.

Chen, Jinshui; Captain, Burjor; Takenaka, Norito. “Helical chiral 2,2’-bipyridine N-monoxides as catalysts in the enantioselective propargylation of aldehydes with allenyltrichlorosilane.” Organic Letters 201113, 1654-1657.

Siani, Attilio; Captain, Burjor; Adams, Richard D.; Alexeev, Oleg S.; Amiridis, Michael D. “Synthesis and structural characterization of cluster-derived PtFe2/SiO2 catalysts.” Topics in Catalysis 201154, 318-333.

Cai, Xiaochen; Majumdar, Subhojit; Fortman, George; Cazin, Catherine; Slawin, Alex; Lhermitte, Charles; Prabhakar, Rajeev; Germain, Meaghan; Palluccio, Taryn; Nolan, Steven; Rybak Akimova, Elena; Temprado, Manuel; Captain, Burjor; Hoff, Carl D. “Oxygen binding to [Pd(L)(L’)] (L = NHC, L’ = NHC or PR3, NHC = N-Heterocyclic Carbene ). Synthesis and structure of a paramagnetic trans-[Pd(NHC)2(h1-O2)2] complex.” Journal of the American Chemical Society 2011133, 1290-1293.

2010

Bhogala, Balakrishna, R.; Captain, Burjor; Parthasarathy, Anand; Ramamurthy, Vaidyanathan. “Thiourea as a template for photodimerization of azastilbenes.”Journal of the American Chemical Society2010132, 13434–13442.

Yempally, Veeranna; Zhu, Lei; Captain, Burjor. “Reversible hydrogen activation by the Pt complex Pt(SnBut3)2(CNBut)2.” Inorganic Chemistry201049, 7238-7240.

Yempally, Veeranna; Zhu, Lei; Isrow, Derek; Captain, Burjor. “Synthesis and characterization of bimetallic nickel and cobalt carbonyl complexes containing stannyl groups.” Journal of Cluster Science201021, 417-426.

Takenaka, Norito; Chen, Jinshui; Captain, Burjor ; Sarangthem, Robindro S.; Chandrakumar, Appayee. “Helical chiral 2-aminopyridinium ions: A new class of hydrogen bond donor catalysts.” Journal of the American Chemical Society2010,132, 4536-4537.

Saha, Sumit; Zhu, Lei; Captain, Burjor. “Synthesis and structural characterization of bimetallic iron-nickel carbido cluster complexes.” Inorganic Chemistry2010,49, 3465-3472.

Zhu, Lei; Yempally, Veeranna; Isrow, Derek; Pellechia, Perry J.; Captain, Burjor. “Selective benzylic C-H activation of solvent toluene and m-xylene by an iron-tin cluster complex: Fe2(m-SnBut2)2(CO)8.” Journal of Organometallic Chemistry,2010695, 1-5.

2009

Yempally, Veeranna; Zhu, Lei; Captain, Burjor. “A bimetallic iron-nickel cluster from the reaction of nickelocene with pentairon carbonyl carbide cluster complex.”Journal of Cluster Science200920, 695-705.

Jayaraj, Nithyanandhan; Porel, Mintu; Ottaviani, M. Francesca; Maddipatla, V. S. N.; Modelli, Alberto; Da Silva, José P.; Bhogala, Balakrishna, R.; Captain, Burjor; Jockusch, Steffen; Turro, Nicholas J.; Ramamurthy, V. “Self aggregation of supramolecules of cucurbit[8]uril and nitroxide revealed by EPR spectra.”Langmuir200925, 13820-13832.

Achord, Patrick; Fujita, Etsuko; Mukerman, James T.; Scott, Brian; Fortman, George, C.; Temprado, Manuel; Cai, Xiaochen; Captain, Burjor; Isrow, Derek; Weir, John J.; McDonough, James Eric; Hoff, Carl, D. “Experimental and computational studies of binding of dinitrogen, nitriles, azides, diazoalkanes, pyridine and pyrazines to M(PR3)2(CO)3 (M=Mo, W; R=Me, iPr).” Inorganic Chemistry2009,48, 7891-7904.

Fortman, George C.; Captain, Burjor; Hoff, Carl D. “Stoichiometric and catalytic conversion of 1-adamantyl azide to 1-adamantyl isocyanate by [Cr(CO)3Cp]2 and reaction with Mo(CO)3(PiPr3)2 to form Mo(κ2-iPr3P=N-N=N-Ad)(CO)3(PiPr3).”Organometallics2009, 28, 3587-3590.

Fortman, George C.; Captain, Burjor; Hoff, Carl D. “Thermodynamic investigations of the staudinger reaction of trialkylphosphines with 1-adamantyl azide and the isolation of an unusual s-cis phosphazide.” Inorganic Chemistry,2009, 48, 1808-1810.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor. “Unusual structures and reactivity of mixed metal cluster complexes containing the palladium/platinum tri-t-butylphosphine grouping.” Accounts of Chemical Research2009, 42, 409-418.

2008

Takenaka, Norito; Sarangthem, Robindro S. ; Captain, Burjor. “Helical-chiral pyridine N-Oxides, a new family of asymmetric catalysts: Exploring catalyst structure – enantioselectivity trends.” Angewandte Chemie International Edition200847, 9708-9710.
            
Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Trufan, Eszter. “Ruthenium-Tin complexes from the reaction of HSnPh3 with Ru3(CO)10(NCMe)2 and their reactions with bis(tri-t-butylphosphine)platinum.” Journal of Organometallic Chemistry 2008,693, 3593-3602. 
            
Adams, Richard D.; Blom, Douglas A.; Captain, Burjor; Raja, Robert; Thomas, John M.; Trufan, Eszter.“The exceptional benefits of tin in bimetallic nanocluster catalysts for the solvent-free hydrogenation of cyclododecatriene (CDT) to cyclododecene (CDE).” Langmuir 200824, 9223-9226.
            
Adams, Richard D.; Boswell, Erin M.; Captain, Burjor; Shaobin Miao; Beddie, Chad L.; Webster, Charles  E.; Hall, Michael B.; Dalal Naresh; Kaur, Narpinder, Zipse David. “Disulfido iron-manganese carbonyl cluster complexes. Synthesis, structure, bonding and properties of the radical CpFeMn2(CO)7(μ3-S2)2.” Journal of Organometallic Chemistry 2008693, 2732-2738. 
            
Siani, Attilio; Alexeev, Oleg S.; Captain, Burjor; Lafaye, Gwendoline; Marécot, Patrice, Adams, Richard D.; Amiridis, Michael D. “Synthesis of cluster-derived PtFe/SiO2 catalysts for the oxidation of CO.” Journal of Catalysis 2008255, 162-179.

Adams, Richard D.; Boswell, Erin M.; Captain, Burjor. “Synthesis and properties of an unusual new high symmetry osmium-palladium carbonyl cluster complex.”Organometallics 200827, 1169-1173.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Pearl, William C. Jr. “Facile cleavage of a phenyl group from SbPh3 by dirhenium carbonyl complexes.” Journal of Organometallic Chemistry 2008693, 1636-1644.

Thomas, John M.; Adams, Richard D.; Boswell, Erin M.; Captain, Burjor; Gronbeck, Henrik; Raja, Robert. “Synthesis, characterization, electronic structure and catalytic performance of bimetallic and trimetallic nanoparticles containing tin.” Faraday Discussions 2008138, 301-315.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor “Hydrogen activation by unsaturated mixed metal cluster complexes: New directions.” Angewandte Chemie International Edition200847, 252-257.

Adams, Richard D.; Boswell, Erin M.; Captain, Burjor; Zhu, Lei. “Platinum-ruthenium cluster complexes from the reaction of Ru3(CO)12 with Pt(PBut3)2.”Journal of Cluster Science 200819, 121-132.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Zhu, Lei. “Facile activation of hydrogen by unsaturated platinum-osmium carbonyl cluster complexes” Journal of Organometallic Chemistry 2008693, 819-833.

2007

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Pellechia, Perry J.“Studies of ligand additions to coordinatively unsaturated dirhenium complexes containing the bulky PBut3 ligand.” Organometallics 200726, 6564-6575.

Adams, Richard D.; Boswell, Erin M.; Captain, Burjor; Hungria, Ana B.; Midgley, Paul; Raja, Robert; Thomas, John M. “Bimetallic Ru–Sn nanoparticle catalysts for the solvent-free selective hydrogenation of 1,5,9-cyclododecatriene to cyclododecene.” Angewandte Chemie International Edition 200746, 8182-8185.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor “Polynuclear transition metal cluster complexes containing tin ligands: Precursors to new heterogeneous nano-catalysts.” In Turning points in solid-state, materials and surface chemistry, Royal Society of Chemistry, UK, 2007, Chapter 31, Pg 534-549.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Hall, Michael B.; Trufan, Eszter; Yang, Xinzheng. “The synthesis, characterization and electronic structures of a series of 2-dimensional trimetallic cluster complexes, Ru3(CO)9(μ-SnPh2)3[Pt(PBut3)]x, x = 0 – 3.” Journal of the American Chemical Society 2007129, 12328 - 12340.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Trufan, Eszter “Ruthenium carbonyl cluster complexes with phenylgermyl ligands from the reactions of Ph3GeH with Ru(CO)5 and Ru3(CO)12” Journal of Cluster Science 200718, 642-659.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Zhang, Qian-F.“Synthesis and structures of new copper-indium thiolate cluster complexes.” Zeitschrift fur Anorganische und Allgemeine Chemie 2007633, 2187-2190.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor“Saturated vs. Unsaturated: Ligand addition to the saturated metal site in an unsaturated binuclear metal complex.” Angewandte Chemie International Edition 200746, 5714-5716.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Trufan, Eszter; Zhu, Lei. “Activation of metal hydride complexes by tri-t-butylphosphine-platinum and -palladium groups.”Journal of the American Chemical Society 2007129, 7545-7556.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Zhu, Lei. “The addition of Pt(PBut3) to osmium-tin cluster complexes.” Inorganic Chemistry 200746, 4605-4611.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Smith, Mark D.; Beddie, Chad L.; Hall, Michael B. “Unsaturated platinum-rhenium cluster complexes. Synthesis, structures and reactivity.” Journal of the American Chemical Society 2007129, 5981-5991.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Zhu, Lei. “Facile activation of hydrogen by an unsaturated platinum-osmium cluster complex.” Journal of the American Chemical Society 2007129, 2454-2455.

Adams, Richard D.; Boswell, Erin M.; Captain, Burjor; Patel, Mithul A.“Multiple additions of phenylgermanium ligands to tetraruthenium and tetraosmium carbonyl cluster complexes.” Inorganic Chemistry 200746, 533-540.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Beddie, Chad L.; Hall, Michael B. “Photo-reversible hydrogen activation by a highly unsaturated platinum-rhenium complex.”  Journal of the American Chemical Society 2007129, 986-1000.

García, Brenda L.; Captain, Burjor; Adams, Richard D.; Hungria, A. B.; Midgley, P. A.; Thomas, John M.; Weidner, John W. “Bimetallic cluster provides a higher activity electrocatalyst for methanol oxidation.”  Journal of Cluster Science 2007,18, 121-130.

2006

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Zhu, Lei “Platinum promoted insertion of an alkyne into a metal-hydrogen bond.” Journal of the American Chemical Society2006128, 13672-13673.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Pearl, William C. Jr. “Bimetallic clusters of iron with palladium and platinum. Synthesis and structures of Fe2(CO)9[M(PBut3)]2 (M = Pd or Pt) and Fe2(CO)8[Pt(PBut3)]2(μ-H)2.”Inorganic Chemistry 200645, 8283-8287.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Zhu, Lei. “Cluster fragmentation and facile cleavage of phenyl groups from the SnPh3 ligand in reactions of Os3(CO)11(SnPh3)(μ-H) with CO and HSnPh3.” Organometallics 200625, 4183-4187.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Hollandsworth, Carl B.; Johansson, Mikael; Smith, Jack L. Jr. “Synthesis and structures of oxo-bridged distannyl- and digermyldirhenium complexes.” Organometallics 200625, 3848-3855.

Hungria, Ana B.; Raja, Robert; Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Thomas, John M.; Midgley, Paul A. Golvenko, Vladimir; Johnson, Brian F. G. “Single-step conversion of dimethyl terephthalate to cyclohexanedimethanol with a trimetallic nanoparticle catalyst:  Ru5PtSn.” Angewandte Chemie International Edition 2006,45, 4782-4785.

Siani, Attilio; Captain, Burjor; Alexeev, Oleg S.; Stafyla, Eirini; Adams, Richard D.; Amiridis, Micahel D. “Improved CO oxidation activity in the presence and absence of hydrogen over cluster-derived PtFe/SiO2 catalysts.” Langmuir 2006,22, 5160-5167.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Zhu, Lei “A new tris-(diphenylstannylene)triosmium carbonyl cluster complex and its reactions with Pt(PBut3)2 and Pt(PPh3)4.” Organometallics 200625, 2049-2054.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Zhu, Lei “The importance of cluster fragmentation in the catalytic hydrogenation of phenylacetylene by PtRu5 carbonyl cluster complexes.” Journal of Organometallic Chemistry 2006691, 3122-3128.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Smith, Mark D. “New highly unsaturated platinum – rhenium cluster complex activates hydrogen reversibly.” Angewandte Chemie International Edition 200645, 1109-1112.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Zhu, Lei “Pd(PBut3) adducts of Os3(CO)12. Synthesis and structures of Pd2Os3(CO)12(PBut3)2 and Pd3Os3(CO)12(PBut3)3.”Journal of Cluster Science 200617, 87-95.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Zhu, Lei“Platinum-osmium cluster complexes from the addition of Pt(PBut3) groups to Os3(CO)12.” Inorganic Chemistry 2006,45, 430-436.

2005

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Zhu, Lei “Addition of alkynes to high nuclearity platinum-ruthenium carbonyl cluster complexes.” Journal of Cluster Science 200516, 397-411.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Zhu, Lei“Synthesis of PtRu5(CO)14(PBut3)(m-H)2(m6-C) and its reactions with Pt(PBut3)2, HGePh3, and HSnPh3.”Inorganic Chemistry 200544, 6623-6631.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Herber, Rolfe H.; Johansson, M.; Nowik, Israel; Smith, Jack L. Jr.; Smith, Mark D.“Addition of palladium and platinum tri-tert-butylphosphine groups to Re-Sn and Re-Ge bonds.” Inorganic Chemistry 2005,44, 6346-6358.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Zhu, Lei. “New high nuclearity platinum-ruthenium carbonyl cluster complexes containing a phenylacetylene ligand: Structures and properties.” Organometallics 200524, 2419-2423.

Reger, Daniel L.; Semeniuc, Radu F.; Captain, Burjor; Smith, Mark D.“An unprecedented coordination mode of the tris(pyrazolyl)methane donor set in {[Ph2(O)POCH2C(pz)3Ag]2(THF)2}(BF4)2: κ2-κ1 bimetallic, Ns/Np chelating.”Inorganic Chemistry 200544, 2995-2997.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor “Highly unsaturated platinum-rhenium cluster complex adds an unusually large amount of hydrogen.” Angewandte Chemie International Edition 200544, 2531-2533.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Smith, Jack L. Jr. “High-nuclearity iridium carbonyl clusters containing phenylgermyl ligands: Synthesis, structures, and reactivity.” Inorganic Chemistry 200544, 1413-1420.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Hall, Michael B.; Smith, Jack L. Jr.; Webster, C. E. “High nuclearity iridium-platinum clusters. Synthesis, structures, bonding and reactivity.” Journal of the American Chemical Society 2005127, 1007-1014.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Johansson, Mikael; Smith, Jack L. Jr. “New rhenium – tin clusters adds palladium phosphine groups across the Re – Sn bond.Journal of the American Chemical Society 2005127, 488-489.

2004

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Smith, Jack L. Jr.; Hall, Michael B.; Beddie, Chad L.; Webster, Charles  E. “Superloading of tin ligands into rhodium and iridium carbonyl cluster complexes.” Inorganic Chemistry 200443, 7576-7578.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor“Bimetallic cluster complexes: synthesis, structures and applications to catalysis.” Journal of Organometallic Chemistry2004689, 4521-4529.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Zhu, Lei; Pellechia, Perry J.“Addition of Pt(PBut3) groups to Ru5(CO)12(h6-C6H6)(m5-C). Synthesis, structures, and dynamical activity.” Inorganic Chemistry 200443, 7243-7249.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Fu, W.; Hall, Michael B.; Smith, Mark D.; Webster, Charles  E. “Dinuclear ruthenium and iron complexes containing palladium and platinum with tri-tert-butylphosphine ligands: Synthesis, structures, and bonding.” Inorganic Chemistry 200443, 3921-3929.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Smith, Mark D. “High nuclearity bimetallic rhodium–palladium carbonyl cluster complexes. Synthesis and characterization of Rh6(CO)16[Pd(PBut3)]3 and Rh6(CO)16[Pd(PBut3)]4.” Journal of Cluster Science200415, 139-149.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Fu, Wei; Hall, Michael B.; Manson, J.; Smith, Mark D.; Webster, Charles  E. “Bimetallic Cluster Complexes: The synthesis, structures, and bonding of ruthenium carbonyl cluster complexes containing palladium and platinum with the bulky tri-tert-butyl-phosphine ligand.” Journal of the American Chemical Society 2004126, 5253-5267.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Pellechia, Perry J.; Smith, Jack L. Jr.“Platinum-rhodium carbonyl clusters: New structures and new types of dynamical activity.” Inorganic Chemistry200443, 2695-2702.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Kwon, O-Sung; Pellechia, Perry J.; Sanyal Sanghamitra “Synthesis and properties of oligomers of iron–manganese carbonyl complexes with bridging disulfido ligands.” Journal of Organometallic Chemistry2004689, 1370-1376.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Zhu, Lei. “Platinum participation in the hydrogenation of phenylacetylene by Ru5(CO)15(C)[Pt(PBut3)].”Journal of the American Chemical Society 2004126, 3042-3043.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Fu, Wei; Smith, Jack L. Jr.; Smith, Mark D. “Addition of platinum and palladium tri-tert-butyl phosphine groups to open Pt-Fe and Pt-Ru metal carbonyl clusters.” Organometallics 200423, 589-594.

Adams, Richard D.; Captain, Burjor; Smith, Jack L. Jr. “Diacenaphtho[1,2-c:10,20-e]-1,2-dithiin: synthesis, structure and reactivity.” Journal of Organometallic Chemistry 2004689, 65-70.