Chemistry – An Asian Journal
Copyright © 2014 WILEY-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim
Editor: Theresa Kueckmann
Impact Factor: 3.935
ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 32/148 (Chemistry Multidisciplinary)
Online ISSN: 1861-471X
Associated Title(s): Angewandte Chemie International Edition, Asian Journal of Organic Chemistry, Chemistry - A European Journal, Chinese Journal of Chemistry, Journal of the Chinese Chemical Society, The Chemical Record
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February 01, 2014
New Online Manuscript Submission System
We are pleased to announce that after over ten years, manuscriptXpress was replaced by a new Manuscript handling system, EditorialManager from ARIES, on February 1.
The links to the new journal sites are available at: chemistryviews.org/submission.
Articles that have been submitted to manuscriptXpress will be processed from there.
Thank you for your patience and we look forward to receiving your next excellent manuscript.
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Recently Published Articles
- Regioselective CH Imidation of Five-Membered Heterocyclic Compounds through a Metal Catalytic or Organocatalytic Approach
Dr. Xin Wang, Dr. Kai Sun, Dr. Yunhe Lv, Dr. Fengji Ma, Prof. Gang Li, Dr. Donghui Li, Dr. Zhonghong Zhu, Dr. Yongqing Jiang and Dr. Feng Zhao
Article first published online: 21 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/asia.201403052
Give me five: A regioselective CH imidation of five-membered heterocyclic pyrrole, furan, and thiophene derivatives was realized. Through a metal catalytic or organocatalytic approach, a series of 2-amino- and β-amino-substituted heterocyclic compounds was obtained under atmospheric conditions.
- Synthesis of Quaternary-Carbon-Containing and Functionalized Enantiopure Pentanecarboxylic Acids from Biocatalytic Desymmetrization of meso-Cyclopentane-1,3-Dicarboxamides
Yu-Fei Ao, Dr. De-Xian Wang, Dr. Liang Zhao and Prof. Dr. Mei-Xiang Wang
Article first published online: 21 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/asia.201402913
As a whole: Rhodococcus erythropolis AJ270, a nitrile hydratase–amidase containing microbial whole-cell catalyst, is able to catalyze enantioselective desymmetrization of meso-cyclopentane-1,3-carboxamides under mild conditions to afford enantiopure quaternary carbon atom bearing 3-carbamoylcyclopentanecarboxylic acids that are not readily available by other means (see scheme; Bn=benzyl).
- Tetrathio and Tetraselenocirculenes: Synthesis, Structures, and Properties
Dr. Xiaodong Xiong, Chun-Lin Deng, Prof. Dr. Boris F. Minaev, Dr. Gleb V. Baryshnikov, Dr. Xiao-Shui Peng and Prof. Dr. Henry N. C. Wong
Article first published online: 16 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/asia.201403028
Quite a character: Novel sulfur and selenium-bridged circulenes were prepared from octabromotetraphenylene. Computational results show that the central eight-membered rings in these circulenes have a remarkably high antiaromatic character.
- Dendritic Ionic Liquids Based on Imidazolium-Modified Poly(aryl ether) Dendrimers
Tianyi Qin, Xuying Li, Dr. Jinping Chen, Dr. Yi Zeng, Dr. Tianjun Yu, Prof. Dr. Guoqiang Yang and Prof. Dr. Yi Li
Article first published online: 16 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/asia.201402960
Transferring on through: Dendritic ionic liquids based on imidazolium-modified poly(aryl ether) dendrimers are constructed. Numerous ionic groups at the periphery greatly affect the physical properties of the dendrimers, which results in lower glass transition temperatures, reversible phase-transfer properties, and efficient transport capabilities for organic molecules.
- Design of Mononuclear Ruthenium Catalysts for Low-Overpotential Water Oxidation
Masaya Okamura and Prof. Dr. Shigeyuki Masaoka
Article first published online: 16 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/asia.201402781
Water, water everywhere: Recent progress in single-site Ru catalysts for water oxidation is briefly described. The mechanism of the OO bond formation and catalyst design for low-overpotential water oxidation are discussed with a special emphasis on the formation and reaction of high-valent Ru–oxo species (e.g., RuVO) as the key intermediate in the reaction (see figure).