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CH Activation Guide

Journal of the Brazilian Chemical Society 32 (2021) 917

A Catalysis Guide Focusing on C–H Activation Processes


R. L. Carvalho, G. G. Dias, C. L. M. Pereira, P. Ghosh, D. Maiti* and E. N. da Silva Júnior*

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Use and Function of Silver Salts in CH Activation Reactions

Chemical Society Reviews (2023) in press

The Crucial Role of Silver(I)-Salts as Additives on C–H Activation Reactions: Overall Analysis of their Versatility and Applicability


R. L. de Carvalho, E. B. T. Diogo, S. L. Homölle, S. Dana, E. N. da Silva Júnior* and L. Ackermann*

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This article is part of the themed collections: 2023 Pioneering Investigators and Celebrating the scientific accomplishments of RSC Fellows


Chemical Communications 58 (2022) 3101-3121

Looking deep into C–H functionalization: the synthesis and application of cyclopentadienyl and related metal catalyst


G. A. M. Jardim, R. L. de Carvalho, M. P. Nunes, L. A. Machado, L. D. Almeida, K. A. Bahou, J. F. Bower* and E. N. da Silva Júnior*

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Directing Groups: Synthesis, Removal and Intrinsic

Chemistry A European Journal 27 (2021) 12453-12508

Decoding directing groups and their pivotal role in C–H activation

K. Murali, L. A. Machado, R. L. Carvalho, L. F. Pedrosa, R. Mukherjee, E. N. da Silva Júnior* and D. Maiti*

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Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry 19 (2021) 525-547

Removal and modification of directing groups used in metal-catalyzed C–H functionalization: The magical step of conversion into ‘conventional’ functional groups


R. L. Carvalho, R. G. Almeida, M. Karunanidhi, L. A. Machado, L. F. Pedrosa, P. Dolui, D. Maiti* and E. N. da Silva Júnior*

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Handbook of CH-Functionalization (CHF) - Versatile Metal Catalysis

Renato L. de Carvalho, Joyce C. de Oliveira, Kimberly C. T. da Cruz, James M. Wood and Eufrânio N. da Silva Júnior*

From the book: Handbook of CH-Functionalization (CHF). C(sp2)–H functionalization guided by intrinsic functional groups. Editor: Debabrata Maiti. © 2023 WILEY-VCH GmbH.

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CH Activation using 3d Metals and Applications

Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry 17 (2021) 1849-1938

On the application of 3d metals for C–H activation toward bioactive compounds:
The key step for the synthesis of silver bullets

R. L. Carvalho, A. S. de Miranda, M. P. Nunes, R. S. Gomes, G. A. M. Jardim* and E. N. da Silva Júnior*

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