PUBLICATIONS

In the last years 

  • Recent Advances in Asymmetric Organocatalyzed Conjugate Additions to Nitroolefins. Alonso, D. A.; Baeza, A.; Chinchilla, R.; Gómez, C.; Guillena, G.; Pastor, I. M.; Ramón, D. J. Molecules 2017, 22, 895.
  • Organocatalytic Enantioselective Conjugate Addition of Aldehydes to Maleimides in Deep Eutectic Solvents. Flores-Ferrándiz, J.; Chinchilla, R. Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 2017, 28, 302-306.
  • Deep Eutectic Solvents: The Medium for Organic Reactions of This Century. Alonso, D. A.; Baeza, A.; Chinchilla, R.; Guillena, G.; Pastor, I. M.; Ramón, D. J. Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2016612-632.
  • Enantioselective Addition of Aryl Ketones and Acetone to Nitroalkenes Organocatalyzed by Carbamate-Monoprotected Cyclohexa-1,2-Diamines. Flores-Ferrándiz, J.; Stiven A.; Sotorríos, L.; Gómez-Bengoa, E.; Chinchilla, R. Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 2015, 26, 970-979.
  • Pursuing Chemical Efficiency by Using Supported Organocatalysts for Asymmetric Reactions Under Aqueous Conditions. Guillena, G.; Alonso, D. A.; Baeza, A.; Chinchilla, R.; Flores-Ferrándiz, J.; Gómez-Martínez, M.; Trillo, P. Current Organocatalysis 2015, 2, 102-123.
  • Solvent-Induced Reversal of the Enantioselectivity in the Synthesis of Succinimides by Addition of Aldehydes to Maleimides Organocatalyzed by Carbamate-Monoprotected 1,2-Diamines. Flores-Ferrándiz, J.; Fiser, B.; Gómez-Bengoa, E.; Chinchilla, R. Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2015, 1218-1225.
  • Chinchilla, R.; Nájera, C. The Sonogashira Reaction. In Modern Alkyne Chemistry - Catalytic and Atom-Economic Transformations. Trost, B. M.; Li, C.-J. Eds.; Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, 2014. Chap. 10, pp. 269-297.
  • Solvent-Dependent Enantioswitching in the Michael Addition of α,α-Disubstituted Aldehydes to Maleimides Organocatalyzed by Mono-N-Boc-Protected Cyclohexa-1,2-Diamines. Flores-Ferrándiz, J.; Chinchilla, R. Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 2014, 25, 1091-1094.
  • Enantioselective Michel Addition of Isobutyraldehyde to Nitroalkenes Organocatalyzed by Chiral Primary Amine-Guanidines. Avila, A.; Chinchilla, R.; Fiser, B.; Gómez-Bengoa, E.; Nájera, C. Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 2014, 25, 462-467.
  • Chemicals from Alkynes with Palladium Catalysts. Chinchilla, R.; Nájera, C. Chem. Rev. 2014, 114, 1783-1826.
  • Enantioselective Michael Addition of Aldehydes to Maleimides Organocatalyzed by Chiral 1,2-Diamines: An Experimental and Theoretical Study. Avila, A.; Chinchilla, R.; Gómez-Bengoa, E.; Nájera, C. Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 2013, 24, 1531-1535. 

  • Enantioselective Synthesis of Succinimides by Michael Addition of Aldehydes to Maleimides Organocatalyzed by Chiral Primary Amine-Guanidines. Avila, A.; Chinchilla, R.; Gómez-Bengoa, E.; Nájera, C. Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2013, 5085-5092.
  • Chinchilla, R.; Nájera, C. Sonogashira Reactions Using Nanocatalysts, In Nanocatalysis: Synthesis and Applications. Polshettiwar, V.; Asefa, T. Eds.; John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, 2013. Chap. 4, pp. 89-131.
  • Enantioselective Michael Addition of α,α-Disubstituted Aldehydes to Maleimides Organocatalyzed by Chiral Primary Amine-Guanidines. Avila, A.; Chinchilla, R.; Nájera, C. Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 2012, 23, 1625-1627.
  • Enantioselective Quaternization of 4-Substituted Oxazol-5-(4H)-Ones Using Recoverable Cinchona-Derived Dimeric Ammonium Salts as Phase-Transfer Organocatalysts. Tarí, S.; Avila, A.; Chinchilla, R.; Nájera, C. Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 2012, 23, 176-180.
  • Recent Advances in Sonogashira Reactions. Chinchilla, R.; Nájera, C. Chem. Soc. Rev. 2011, 40, 5084-5121.
  • Enantioselective Alkylation of  beta-Keto Esters Promoted by Dimeric Cinchona-Derived Dimeric Ammonium Salts as Recoverable Organocatalysts. Tarí, S.; Chinchilla, R.; Nájera, C; Yus, M. Arkivoc, 2011, (vii), 116-127.
  • Recoverable Cinchona Ammonium Salts as Organocatalysts in the Enantioselective Michael Addition of beta-Keto Esters. Tarí, S.; Chinchilla, R.; Nájera, C. Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 201021, 2872-2878.
  • Enantioselective Michael reaction of beta-keto esters organocatalyzed by recoverable Cinchona-derived dimeric ammonium salts. Tarí, S.; Chinchilla, R.; Nájera, C. Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 2009, 20, 2651-2654.
  • Enantioselective cyanoformylation of aldehydes organocatalyzed by recyclable cinchonidine ammonium salts. Chinchilla, R.; Nájera, C.; Ortega, F. J.; Tarí, S. Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 2009, 20, 2279-2286.
  • Chinchilla, R.; Nájera, C. Asymmetric Synthesis of alpha-Amino Acids Using Polymer-Supported Cinchona Ammonium Salts as Phase Transfer Catalyts, In Asymmetric Synthesis and Applications of alpha-Amino Acids. Soloshonok, V.; Izawa, K. Eds.; ACS Symposium Series , ACS 2009. Chap. 16, pp 251-264.
  • Chinchilla, R.; Nájera, C. Coupling and Introducing Building Block Reagents, In The Power of Functional Resins in Organic Synthesis. Albericio, F.; Tulla-Puche, J. Eds.; Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, 2008. Chap. 7, pp 141-181.
  •  Enantioselective cyanoformylation of aldehydes using a recyclable dimeric cinchonidine ammonium salt as an organocatalyst. Chinchilla, R.; Najera, C.; Ortega, F. J. Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 2008, 19, 265-268.
  • Convenient conditions for the enantioselective synthesis of α-methyl-α-amino acids with the use of Cinchona ammonium salts as phase-transfer organocatalysts. Chinchilla, R.; Najera, C.; Ortega, F. J. Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2007, 6034-6038
  • Metalated heterocycles in organic synthesis: recent applications. Chinchilla, R.; Najera, C.; Yus, M. ARKIVOC 2007, (10), 52-231.  
  • The Sonogashira reaction: a booming methodology in synthetic organic chemistry. Chinchilla, R.; Najera, C. Chem. Rev. 2007, 107, 874-922.
  • Improved conditions for the asymmetric synthesis of α-amino acids using Cinchona-derived anthracenylmethyl ammonium salts as chiral phase-transfer organocatalysts. Chinchilla, R.; Najera, C.; Ortega, F. Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 2006, 17, 3423-3429.
  • Synthesis from organometallic compounds, alkyl halides, primary alcohols, or ethers (excluding reactions with carboxylic acid derivatives). Yus, M.; Najera, C.; Chinchilla, R. Science of Synthesis 2006, 20b, 777-793.
  • Alkyl Alkanoates. Yus, M.; Nájera, C.; Chinchilla, R. Science of Synthesis, 2006, 20b, 643-664.     
  • Enantioselective Michael reactions promoted by recoverable dimeric anthryl-derived Cinchona phase-transfer catalysts. Chinchilla, R.; Mazon, P.; Najera, C.; Ortega, F.; Yus, M. ARKIVOC 2005, (6), 222-232.
  • Functionalized organolithium compounds in total synthesis. Chinchilla, R.; Najera, C.; Yus, M. Tetrahedron 2005, 61, 3139-3176.
  • Polystyrene-anchored Cinchona ammonium salts: easily recoverable phase-transfer catalysts for the asymmetric synthesis of α-amino acids. Chinchilla, R.; Mazon, P.; Najera, C. Adv. Synth. Cat. 2004, 346, 1186-1194. 
  • The counterion effect in the phase-transfer catalyzed asymmetric synthesis of α-amino acids promoted by anthryl-derived dimeric Cinchona ammonium salts. Chinchilla, R.; Mazon, P.; Najera, C.; Ortega, F. Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 2004, 15, 2603-2607.
  • Polymer-supported cinchona alkaloid-derived ammonium salts as recoverable phase-transfer catalysts for the asymmetric synthesis of α-amino acids. Chinchilla, R.; Mazon, P.; Najera, C. Molecules 2004, 9, 349-364.  
  • Metalated heterocycles and their applications in synthetic organic chemistry. Chinchilla, R; Najera, C.; Yus, M. Chem. Rev. 2004, 104, 2667-2722.