Publications at UCLA

  1. Monodentate phosphine substitution in [Pd(k3-dppf)(PR3)][BF4]2 (dppf = 1,1'-bis(diphenylphosphino)ferrocene) compound.
    Cabrera, K. D.; Rowland, A. T.; Szarko, J. M.; Diaconescu, Paula L.; Bezpalko, M. W.; Kassel, W. S.; Nataro, Chip Dalton Trans. 2017, xx, xxxx-xxxx


  2. Redox Control of Aluminum Ring-Opening Polymerization: A Combined Experimental and DFT Investigatio.
    Wei, Junnian; Riffel, Madeline N.; Diaconescu, Paula L. Macromolecules 2017, 50 (5), 1847-1861


  3. A Comparison of Gallium and Indium Alkoxide Complexes as Catalysts for Ring-Opening Polymerization of Lactid.
    Kremer, Alexandre B.; Andrews, Ryan J.; Milner, Matthew J.; Zhang, Xu R.; Ebrahimi, Tannaz; Patrick, Brian O.; Diaconescu, Paula L.; Mehrkhodavandi, Parisa Inorg. Chem. 2017, 56 (3), 1375-1385


  4. Pursuit of Record Breaking Energy Barriers: A Study of Magnetic Axiality in Diamide Ligated Dy(III) Single-Molecule Magnet.
    Harriman, Katie L. M.; Brosmer, Jonathan L.; Ungur, Liviu; Diaconescu, Paula L.; Murugesu, Muralee J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017, 139 (4), 1420-1423


  5. Aromatic C-F Bond Activation by Rare-Earth-Metal Complexe.
    Huang, Wenliang; Diaconescu, Paula L. Organometallics 2017, 36 (1), 89-96


  6. Reactivity and Properties of Rare-Earth Metal Complexes Enabled by Flexible and Redox Active Ligands with a Ferrocene Backbon.
    Huang, Wenliang; Diaconescu, Paula L. Inorg. Chem 2016, 55 (20), 10013-10023


  7. Redox Switchable Copolymerization of Cyclic Esters and Epoxides by a Zirconium Comple.
    Quan, Stephanie M.; Wang, Xinke; Zhang, Rongjia; Diaconescu, Paula L. Macromolecules 2016, 49 (18), 6768–6778


  8. Redox-Switchable Hydroelementation of a Cobalt Complex Supported by a Ferrocene-Based Ligan.
    Shepard, Scott M.; Diaconescu, Paula L. Organometallics 2016, 35 (15), 2446-2453


  9. Structural, Computational, and Spectroscopic Investigation of [Pd(k3-1,1'-bis(di-tert-butylphosphino)ferrocenediyl)X]+ (X = Cl, Br, I) Compound.
    Blass, Brittany L.; Hernandez Sanchez, Raul; Decker, Victoria A.; Robinson, Michael J.; Piro, Nicholas A.; Kassel, W. Scott; Diaconescu, Paula L.; Nataro, Chip Organometallics 2016, 35 (4), 462-470


  10. Switchable Polymerization of Norbornene Derivatives by a Ferrocene-Palladium(II) Heteroscorpionate Comple.
    Abubekerov, Mark; Shepard, Scott M.; Diaconescu, Paula L. Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2016, 2016 (15-16, SI: The Significance of Scorpionate Ligands 50 Years on), 2634-2640


  11. C-H Bond Activation of Hydrocarbons Mediated by Rare-Earth Metals and Actinides: Beyond sigma-Bond Metathesis and 1,2-Additio.
    Huang, Wenliang; Diaconescu, Paula L. Advances in Organometallic Chemistry 2015, Edited by Pedro J. Pérez, vol. 64, 41-75


  12. Highly Active Yttrium Catalysts for the Ring-Opening Polymerization of epsilon-Caprolactone and delta-Valerolacton.
    Wang, Xinke; Brosmer, Jonathan L.; Thevenon, Arnaud; Diaconescu, Paula L. Organometallics 2015, 34 (19), 4700–4706


  13. Rare-earth metal pi-complexes of reduced arenes, alkenes, and alkynes: bonding, electronic structure, and comparison with actinides and other electropositive metal.
    Huang, Wenliang; Diaconescu, Paula L. Dalton Trans. 2015, 44 (35), 15360-15371


  14. In situ synthesis of lanthanide complexes supported by a ferrocene diamide ligand: extension to redox-active lanthanide ion.
    Huang, Wenliang; Brosmer, Jonathan L.; Diaconescu, Paula L. New J. Chem. 2015, 39, 7696-7702


  15. Yttrium-Alkyl Complexes Supported by a Ferrocene-Based Phosphinimine Ligan.
    Brosmer, Jonathan L.; Diaconescu, Paula L. Organometallics 2015, 34 (11), 2567-2572


  16. High activity of an indium alkoxide complex toward ring opening polymerization of cyclic esters.
    Quan, Stephanie M.; Diaconescu, Paula L. Chem. Commun. 2015, 51, 9643-9646


  17. Tetraanionic Biphenyl Lanthanide Complexes as Single-Molecule Magnets .
    Wenliang Huang; Jennifer J. Le Roy; Khan, Saeed I.; Ungur, Liviu; Murugesu, Muralee; Diaconescu, Paula L. Inorg. Chem. 2015, 54 (5) , 2374-2382


  18. Synthesis and Characterization of Ferrocene-Chelating Heteroscorpionate Complexes of Nickel(II) and Zinc(II).
    Mark Abubekerov, Paula L. Diaconescu Inorg. Chem. 2015, 54 (4), 1778-1784


  19. A Mechanistic Study of Cross-coupling Reactions Catalyzed by Palladium Nanoparticles Supported on Polyaniline Nanofiber.
    William M. Lemke, Richard B. Kaner, Paula L. Diaconescu Inorg. Chem. Front. 2015, 2(1), 35-41


  20. Radical Anionic versus Neutral 2,2'-Bipyridyl Coordination in Uranium Complexes Supported by Amide and Ketimide Ligand.
    Paula L. Diaconescu, Christopher C. Cummins Dalton Trans. 2015, 44, 2676-2683


  21. Bimetallic Cleavage of Aromatic C-H Bonds by Rare Earth Metal Complexes.
    Wenliang Huang; Florian Dulong; Saeed I. Khan; Thibault Cantat; Paula L. Diaconescu J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136 (50), 17410-17413


  22. Redox Control of Group 4 Metal Ring-Opening Polymerization Activity toward l-Lactide and e-Caprolactone.
    Xinke Wang, Arnaud Thevenon, Jonathan L. Brosmer, Insun Yu, Saeed I. Khan, Parisa Mehrkhodavandi, Paula L. Diaconescu J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136 (32), 11264-11267


  23. Rare Earth Arene-bridged Complexes Obtained by Reduction of Organometallic Precursors.
    Wenliang Huang, Paula L. Diaconescu Handbook on the Physics and Chemistry of Rare Earths 2014, 45, 261-329


  24. Group 3 metal stilbene complexes: synthesis, reactivity, and electronic structure studies.
    Wenliang Huang, Paul M. Abukhalil, Saeed I. Khan, Paula L. Diaconescu Chem. Commun. 2014, 50 (SI: 2014 Emerging Investigators), 5221-5223


  25. Synthesis of ferrocene-functionalized monomers for biodegradable polymer formation.
    Brianna M. Upton, Raymond M. Gipson, Selma Duhović, Brian R. Lydon, Nicholas M. Matsumoto, Heather D. Maynard, Paula L. Diaconescu Inorg. Chem. Front. 2014, 1 (3), 271-277


  26. Investigation of the Electronic Structure of Mono(1,1'-Diamidoferrocene) Uranium(IV) Complexes.
    Selma Duhovic, Jeremy V. Oria, Samuel O. Odoh, Georg Schreckenbach, Enrique R. Batista, Paula L. Diaconescu Organometallics 2013, 32 (20, SI: Ferrocene: Beauty and Function), 6012-6021


  27. Palladium(II) and Platinum(II) Compounds of 1,1'-Bis(phosphino)metallocene (M = Fe or Ru) Ligands with Metal-Metal Interactions.
    Kathryn M. Gramigna, Chelsea L. Mandell, Jeremy V. Oria, Margaret A. Tiedemann, William G. Dougherty, Nicholas A. Piro, W. Scott Kassel, Paula L. Diaconescu, Chip Nataro Organometallics 2013, 32 (20, SI: Ferrocene: Beauty and Function), 5966-5979


  28. P4 Activation by Lanthanum and Lutetium Naphthalene Complexes Supported by a Ferrocene Diamide Ligand.
    Wenliang Huang and Paula L. Diaconescu Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2013, 2013 (22-23, SI: Small-Molecule Activation by Reactive Metal Complexes), 4090-4096


  29. Characterization of an Iron-Ruthenium Interaction in a Ferrocene Diamide Complex.
    Aaron G. Green, Matthew D. Kiesz, Jeremy V. Oria, Andrew G. Elliott, Andrew K. Buechler, Johannes Hohenberger, Karsten Meyer, Jeffrey I. Zink, and Paula L. Diaconescu Inorg. Chem. 2013, 52 (9), 5603-5610


  30. Investigations of the Electronic Structure of Arene-Bridged Diuranium Complexes.
    Bess Vlaisavljevich, Paula L. Diaconescu, Wayne L. Lukens, Jr., Laura Gagliardi, and Christopher C. Cummins Organometallics 2013, 32 (5, SI: Recent Advances in Organo-f-Element Chemistry), 1341-1352


  31. Synthesis and Characterization of Paramagnetic Lanthanide Benzyl Complexes.
    Wenliang Huang, Brianna M. Upton, Saeed I. Khan, and Paula L. Diaconescu Organometallics 2013, 32 (5, SI: Recent Advances in Organo-f-Element Chemistry), 1379-1386


  32. An Experimental and Computational Study of 1,1'-Ferrocene Diamines.
    Selma Duhovic and Paula L. Diaconescu Polyhedron 2013, 52 (SI: 100th Anniversary of the award of the 1913 Nobel prize in chemistry to Alfred Werner: A celebration), 377-388


  33. A six-carbon 10π-electron aromatic system supported by group 3 metals.
    Wenliang Huang, Florian Dulong, Tianpin Wu, Saeed I. Khan, Jeffrey T. Miller, Thibault Cantat, and Paula L. Diaconescu Nat. Commun. 2013, 4, 1448


  34. Transfer hydrogenation with a ferrocene diamide ruthenium complex.
    Andrew G. Elliott, Aaron G. Green, and Paula L. Diaconescu Dalton Trans. 2012, 41 (26, New Talent: Americas Special Issue), 7852 - 7854


  35. Arene-Bridged Diuranium Hexakisketimide Complexes Isolable in Two States of Charge.
    Paula L. Diaconescu and Christopher C. Cummins Inorg. Chem. 2012, 51 (5), 2902-2916


  36. P4 activation by group 3 metal arene complexes.
    Wenliang Huang and Paula L. Diaconescu Chem. Commun. 2012, 48 (16), 2216-2218


  37. Visible-light-induced reversible C-C bond formation of an imidazole-derived scandium complex.
    Wenliang Huang and Paula L. Diaconescu Inorg. Chim. Acta 2012, 380 (Young Investigator Award Special Issue), 274-277


  38. Synthesis of symmetrically and unsymmetrically 3,5-dimethylbenzyl-substituted 1,1'-ferrocene diamines.
    Jason A. Lee, Bryan N. Williams, Kevin R. Ogilby, Kevin L. Miller and Paula L. Diaconescu J. Organomet. Chem. 2011, 696 (25, SI: Small Molecule Activation and Catalysis Invoking Metal-Carbon Multiple Bonds), 4090-4094


  39. Redox control of a polymerization catalyst by changing the oxidation state of the metal center.
    Erin M. Broderick, Neng Guo, Tianpin Wu, Carola S. Vogel, Cuiling Xu, Jorg Sutter, Jeffrey T. Miller, Karsten Meyer, Thibault Cantat and Paula L. Diaconescu Chem. Commun. 2011, 47, 9897-9899


  40. Molecular quadrangle formation from a diuranium mu-eta6,eta6-toluene complex.
    Marisa J. Monreal, Saeed I. Khan, Jaqueline L. Kiplinger and Paula L. Diaconescu Chem. Commun. 2011, 47, 9119-9121


  41. Scandium Arene Inverted-Sandwich Complexes Supported by a Ferrocene Diamide Ligand.
    Wenliang Huang, Saeed I. Khan, and Paula L. Diaconescu J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2011, 133(27), 10410-10413


  42. Redox Control of a Ring-Opening Polymerization Catalyst.
    Erin M. Broderick, Neng Guo, Carola S. Vogel, Cuiling Xu, Joerg Sutter, Jeffrey T. Miller, Karsten Meyer, Parisa Mehrkhodavandi, and Paula L. Diaconescu J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2011, 133(24), 9278-9281


  43. Complexes of Gold(I), Silver(I), and Copper(I) with Pentaaryl[60]fullerides.
    Merissa Halim, Robert D. Kennedy, Mitsuharu Suzuki, Saeed I. Khan, Paula L. Diaconescu, and Yves Rubin J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2011, 133(17), 6841-6851


  44. An Unusual Hydrogen Migration/C–H Activation Reaction with Group 3 Metals.
    Bryan N. Williams, Diego Benitez, Kevin L. Miller, Ekaterina Tkatchouk, William A. Goddard, III, and Paula L. Diaconescu J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2011, 133(13), 4680–4683


  45. Synthesis and Characterization of Cerium(III/IV) Alkoxide Complexes Supported by Chelating-Ferrocene Ligands.
    Erin M. Broderick, Peter S. Thuy-Boun, Neng Guo, Carola S. Vogel, Joerg Sutter, Jeffrey T. Miller, Karsten Meyer, and Paula L. Diaconescu Inorg. Chem. 2011, 50(7), 2870-2877


  46. Transmetallation Reactions of a Scandium Complex Supported by a Ferrocene-Diamide Ligand.
    Wenliang Huang, Colin T. Carver, and Paula L. Diaconescu Inorg. Chem. 2011, 50(3), 978-984


  47. d0fn-Metal Complexes Supported by Ferrocene-Based Chelating Ligands.
    Paula L. Diaconescu Comments Inorg. Chem. 2010, 31(5-6), 196–241


  48. Group 3 Metal Complexes of Radical-Anionic 2,2′-Bipyridyl Ligands.
    Bryan N. Williams, Wenliang Huang, Kevin L. Miller, and Paula L. Diaconescu Inorg. Chem. 2010, 49(24), 11493–11498


  49. Phosphine-Tethered Carbene Ligands: Template Synthesis and Reactivity of Cyclic and Acyclic Functionalized Carbenes.
    Insun Yu, Christopher J. Wallis, Brian O. Patrick, Paula L. Diaconescu, and Parisa Mehrkhodavandi Organometallics 2010, 29(22), 6065-6076


  50. Ring opening of aromatic heterocycles by uranium complexes.
    Selma Duhovic, Marisa J. Monreal, and Paula L. Diaconescu J. Organomet. Chem. 2010, Pacifichem2010 issue 695(25), 2822-2826


  51. A Tale of Two Nitrides.
    Paula L. Diaconescu Nature Chem. 2010, 2(8), 705-706


  52. Reactions of Aromatic N-Heterocycles with d0fn-Metal Alkyl Complexes Supported by Chelating-Diamide Ligands.
    Paula L. Diaconescu Acc. Chem. Res. 2010, 43(10), 1352-1363


  53. Reactions of Aromatic Heterocycles with Uranium Alkyl Complexes.
    Selma Duhovic, Marisa J. Monreal, and Paula L. Diaconescu Inorg. Chem. 2010, 49(15), 7165-7169


  54. Inter- and Intramolecular Hydroamination with a Uranium Dialkyl Precursor.
    Erin M. Broderick, Nathaniel P. Gutzwiller, and Paula L. Diaconescu Organometallics 2010, 29(15), 3242-3251


  55. Synthesis and Structural Studies of Chiral Indium(III) Complexes Supported by Tridentate Diaminophenol Ligands.
    Alberto Acosta-Ramirez, Amy F. Douglas, Insun Yu, Brian O. Patrick, Paula L. Diaconescu, and Parisa Mehrkhodavandi Inorg. Chem. 2010, 49(12), 5444-5452


  56. Reactions of Aromatic N-heterocycles with a Lutetium Benzyl Complex Supported by a Ferrocene-diamide Ligand.
    Allison W. Wong, Kevin L. Miller, and Paula L. Diaconescu Dalton Trans. 2010, 39(29) New Horizons in Organo-f-element Chemistry, 6726-6731


  57. The Riches of Uranium.
    Marisa J. Monreal and Paula L. Diaconescu Nature Chem. 2010, 2(5), 424-424


  58. Reactions of Imidazoles with Electrophilic Metal Alkyl Complexes.
    Kevin L. Miller, Colin T. Carver, Bryan N. Williams, and Paula L. Diaconescu Organometallics 2010, 29(10), 2272-2281


  59. In Situ Generation of Uranium Alkyl Complexes.
    Selma Duhovic, Saeed Khan, and Paula Diaconescu Chem. Commun. 2010, 46, 3390-3392


  60. Reversible C-C Coupling in a Uranium Biheterocyclic Complex.
    Marisa J. Monreal and Paula L. Diaconescu J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2010, 132(22), 7676-7683


  61. Reactions of Aromatic N-Heterocycles with Yttrium and Lutetium Benzyl Complexes Supported by a Pyridine-Diamide Ligand.
    Suyun Jie and Paula L. Diaconescu Organometallics 2010, 29(5), 1222-1230


  62. Coupling of Aromatic N-Heterocycles Mediated by Group 3 Complexes.
    Colin T. Carver, Bryan N. Williams, Kevin R. Ogilby, and Paula L. Diaconescu Organometallics 2010, 29(4), 835-846


  63. Dearomatization Reactions of N-Heterocycles Mediated by Group 3 Complexes.
    Kevin L. Miller, Bryan N. Williams, Diego Benitez, Colin T. Carver, Kevin R. Ogilby, Ekaterina Tkatchouk, William A. Goddard, III, and Paula L. Diaconescu J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009, 132(1), 342-355


  64. Reactions of Group III Biheterocyclic Complexes.
    Colin T. Carver, Diego Benitez, Kevin L. Miller, Bryan N. Williams, Ekaterina Tkatchouk, William A. Goddard, III, and Paula L. Diaconescu J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009, 131(19), 10269-10278


  65. Beyond C-H Bond Activation with Uranium: A Cascade of Reactions Mediated by a Uranium Dialkyl Complex.
    Marisa J. Monreal, Saeed Khan, and Paula L. Diaconescu Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2009, 48(44), 8352-8355


  66. Cerium(IV) Catalysts for the ring-opening polymerization of lactide.
    Erin M. Broderick and Paula L. Diaconescu Inorg. Chem. 2009, 48(11), 4701-4706


  67. Insertion Reactions of Scandium Pyridyl Complexes Supported by a Ferrocene Diamide Ligand.
    Colin T. Carver and Paula L. Diaconescu J. Alloys Compd. 2009, 488 Proceedings of the 25th Rare Earth Research Conference, 518-523


  68. Reactions of Early Transition Metal – Carbon Bonds with N-Heterocycles.
    Paula L. Diaconescu Curr. Org. Chem. 2008, 12, 1388-1405


  69. Ring-Opening Reactions of Aromatic N-Heterocycles by Scandium and Yttrium Alkyl Complexes.
    Colin T. Carver and Paula L. Diaconescu J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008, 130(24), 7558-7559


  70. A Weak Interaction between Iron and Uranium in Uranium Alkyl Complexes Supported by Ferrocene Diamide Ligands.
    Marisa J. Monreal and Paula L. Diaconescu Organometallics 2008, 27(8), 1702-1706


  71. Scandium Alkyl Complexes Supported by a Ferrocene Diamide Ligand.
    Colin T. Carver, Marisa J. Monreal, and Paula L. Diaconescu Organometallics 2008, 27(3), 363-370


  72. Palladium Nanoparticles Supported on Polyaniline Nanofibers as Semi-Heterogeneous Catalysts in Water.
    Benjamin J. Gallon, Robert W. Kojima, Richard B. Kaner, and Paula L. Diaconescu Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2007, 46(38), 7251-7254


  73. Redox Processes in a Uranium Bis(1,1'-diamidoferrocene) Complex.
    Marisa J. Monreal, Colin T. Carver, and Paula L. Diaconescu Inorg. Chem. 2007, 46(18), 7226-7228


Pre-UCLA Publications

25 The Conversion of Methanol to 2,2,3-Trimethylbutane (Triptane) over Indium(III) Iodide. Bercaw, John E.; Diaconescu, Paula L.; Grubbs, Robert H.; Hazari, N.; Kay, Richard D.; Labinger, Jay A.; Mehrkhodavandi, Parisa; Morris, George E.; Sunley, Glenn J.; Vagner, Patrick Inorg. Chem. 2007, 46(26), 11371-11380. »
24 On the Mechanism of the Conversion of Methanol to 2,2,3-Trimethylbutane (Triptane) over Zinc Iodide. Bercaw, John E.; Diaconescu, Paula L.; Grubbs, Robert H.; Kay, Richard D.; Kitching, Sarah; Labinger, Jay A.; Li, Xingwei; Mehrkhodavandi, Parisa; Morris, George E.; Sunley, Glenn J.; Vagner, Patrick. J. Org. Chem. 2006, 71(23), 8907-8917. »
23 On the Mechanism of the Conversion of Methanol to 2,2,3-Trimethylbutane (Triptane) over Zinc Iodide. Labinger, Jay A.; Bercaw, John E.; Diaconescu, Paula L.; Grubbs, Robert H.; Kay, Richard D.; Kitching, Sarah; Li, Xingwei; Mehrkhodavandi, Parisa; Morris, George E.; Sunley, Glenn J.; Vagner, Patrick. Preprints of Symposia - American Chemical Society, Division of Fuel Chemistry 2006, 51(2), 839-840. »
22 Portability of the RNNMo(3+) core - Application to the Synthesis of Dinitrogen-Derived Trialkoxymolybdenum Organodiazenido Complexes. Cherry, John-Paul F.; Diaconescu, Paula L.; Cummins, Christopher C. Can. J. Chem. 2005, 83(4), 302-307. »
21 Organic Nitriles from Acid Chlorides: An Isovalent N for (O)Cl Exchange Reactions Mediated by a Tungsten Nitride Complex Clough Christopher R.; Greco, Jane B.; Figueroa, Joshua S.; Diaconescu, Paula L.; Davis, William M.; Cummins, Christopher C. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2004, 127(25), 7742-7743. »
20 A Sterically Demanding Enolate Ligand: Tantalum Ligation and Pyridine Coupling Soo, han Sen; Diaconescu, Paula L.; Cummins, Christopher C. Organometallics 2004, 23(3), 498-503. »
19 Molybdenum-Phosphorus Triple Bond Stabilization by Ancillary Alkoxide Ligation: Synthesis and Structure of a Terminal Phosphide Tris-1-methylcyclohexanoxide Complex Stephens, Frances H.; Figueroa, Joshua S.; Diaconescu, Paula L.; Cummins, Christopher C. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2003, 125(31), 9264-9265. »
18 Diuranium Inverted Sandwiches Involving Napthalene and Cyclooctatetraene Diaconescu, Paula L.; Cummins, Christopher C. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2002, 124(26), 7660-7661. »
17 Radical Scission of Symmetrical 1,4-Dicarbonyl Compounds: C-C Bond Cleavage with Titanium(IV) Enolate Formation and Related Reactions Agapie, Theodor; Diaconescu, Paula L.; Mindiola, Daniel J.; Cummins, Christopher C. Organometallics 2002, 21(7), 1329-1340. »
16 Methine (CH) Transfer via a Chlorine Atom Abstraction/Benzene-Elimination Strategy: Molybdenum Methylidyne Synthesis and Elaboration to a Phosphaisocyanide Complex. Agapie, Theodor; Diaconescu, Paula L.; Cummins, Christopher C. J. Am. Chem. Soc 2002, 124(11), 2412-2413. »
15 Vanadium nitride functionalization and denitrogenation by carbon disulfide and dioxide. Brask, Justin K., Dura-Vila, Victor, Diaconescu, Paula L., Cummins, Christopher C. Chem. Commun. 2002, 902-903. »
14 Uranium-Group 14 Element Single Bonds: Isolation and Characterization of a Uranium(IV) Silyl Species. Diaconescu, Paula L.; Odom, Aaron L.; Agapie, Theodor; Cummins, Christopher C. Organometallics 2001, 20(24), 4993-4995. »
13 Terminal Phosphide and Dinitrogen Molybdenum Compounds Obtained from Pnictide- Bridged Precursors. Cherry, John-Paul F.; Stephens, Frances H.; Johnson, Marc J. A.; Diaconescu, Paula L.; Cummins, Christopher C. Inorg. Chem. 2001, 40(27), 6860-6862. »
12 Coordination Chemistry of a Chelating Amidoximato Ligand. Barybin, Mikhail V.; Diaconescu, Paula L.; Cummins, Christopher C. Inorg. Chem. 2001, 40(12), 2892-2897. »
11 Arene-Bridged Diuranium Complexes: Inverted Sandwiches Supported by δ Backbonding. Diaconescu, Paula L.; Arnold, Polly L.; Baker, Thomas A.; Mindiola, Daniel J.; Cummins, Christopher C. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2000, 122(25), 6108-6109. »
10 Facile Synthesis of Trialkoxymolybdenum(VI) Alkylidyne Complexes for Alkyne Metathesis. Tsai, Yi-Chou; Diaconescu, Paula L.; Cummins, Christopher C. Organometallics 2000, 19(25), 5260-5262. »
9 Heteropolynuclear complex precursors used in mixed oxide synthesis. Guran, Cornelia; Diaconescu, Paula; Barboiu, Mihai; Iluc, Vlad; Stan, Claudiu British Ceramic Proceedings 2000, 61 (Novel Chemistry and Processing of Ceramics), 33-39.
8 Mono and polynuclear complexes of Cr(III) with dichloro-tetramorpholinocyclotriphosphazatriene. Guran, Cornelia; Barboiu, Mihai; Diaconescu, Paula; Iluc, Vlad; Stan, Claudiu Rev. Roum. Chim. 2000, 44(9), 917-921.
7 Pyridazinyl-hydrazine derivatives as polydentate ligand generators of Pt(II) and Pd(II) ciscomplexes. Guran, Cornelia; Iluc, Vlad; Diaconescu, Paula; Bicher, Mariana; Ciocoiu, Calin Roum. Biotechnol. Lett. 1999, 4(5), 369-374.
6 Functionalized derivatives of benzo-crown ethers. Part 4. Antifungal macrocyclic supramolecular complexes of transition metal ions acting as lanosterol-14-α-demethylase inhibitors. Barboiu, Mihai; Supuran, Claudiu T.; Scozzafava, Andrea; Guran, Cornelia; Diaconescu, Paula; Bojin, Mihaela; Iluc, Vlad; Cot, Louis Met.-Based Drugs 1999, 6(2), 101-110.
5 Synthesis and antifungal activity of metal complexes containing dichloro tetramorpholinocyclophosphazatriene. Guran, Cornelia; Barboiu, Mihai; Diaconescu, Paula; Iluc, Vlad; Bojin, Mihaela; Scozzafava, Andrea; Supuran, Claudiu T. Met.-Based Drugs 1998, 5(5), 287-294.
4 Complex compounds with phenothiazine derivatives as biologically active ligands. 4. Mono and polynuclear complex compounds of Fe(III). Guran, Cornelia; Bacu, Elena; Ciocoiu, Ioana; Carp, Nicoleta; Iluc, Vlad; Diaconescu, Paula; Bojin, Mihaela; Nicolae, Simona Roum. Biotechnol. Lett. 1998, 3(2), 123-130.
3 Contribution to the cyclophosphazene chemistry. 3. Complex compounds of Cu(II) with substituted cyclophosphazatriene derivatives. Guran, Cornelia; Barboiu, Mihai; Meghea, Aurelia; Jitaru, Ioana; Cimpoesu, Marilena; Berger, Daniela; Diaconescu, Paula; Bojin, Mihaela; Iluc, Vlad; Bita, Ion Rev. Roum. Chim. 1997, 42(7), 609-614.
2 Complex compounds of copper(II) with phenothiazine derivatives. Guran, Cornelia; Bicu, Elena; Jitaru, Ioana; Ciocoiu, Ioana; Meghea, Aurelia; Iluc, Vlad; Bojin, Mihaela; Diaconescu, Paula Rev. Roum. Chim. 1997, 42(9), 891-896.
1 Complex compounds with phenothiazine derivatives as biological active ligands III. Guran, Cornelia; Bicu, Elena; Ciocoiu, Ioana; Bojin, Mihaela; Diaconescu, Paula; Iluc, Vlad; Jinga, Oana Roum. Biotechnol. Lett. 1997, 2(3), 243-252.


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