Publication List

Prof. Holger Braunschweig has published over 540 manuscripts since 1990, the majority of which appeared in first ranking journals such as Science, Nature, Nature Chemistry, Angewandte Chemie, Chemistry - A European Journal,... He also contributed several Cover Pictures during the last decades (click on the images to enlarge). 

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Selected Recent Publications



C. Saalfrank, F. Fantuzzi, T. Kupfer, B. Ritschel, K. Hammond, I. Krummenacher, R. Bertermann, R. Wirthensohn, M. Finze, P. Schmid, V. Engel, B. Engels, H. Braunschweig

cAAC-Stabilized 9,10-diboraanthracenes – Acenes with Open-Shell Singlet Biradical Ground States (VIP)

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2020, 59, 19338–19343. [pdf]




S. Nees, T. Kupfer, A. Hofmann, H. Braunschweig

Planar Cyclopenten-4-yl Cations – Highly Delocalized π Aromatics Stabilized by Hyperconjugation

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2020, 59, 18809–18815. [pdf]




T. Thiess, G. Bélanger-Chabot, F. Fantuzzi, M. Michel, M. Ernst, B. Engels, H. Braunschweig

Diborane(4) Azides: Surprisingly Stable Sources of Transient Iminoboranes

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2020, 59, 15480–15486. [pdf]



Y.-M. Tian, X.-N. Guo, Z. Wu, A. Friedrich, S. A. Westcott, H. Braunschweig, U. Radius, T. B. Marder

Ni-Catalyzed Traceless, Directed C3-Selective C-H Borylation of Indoles
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2020142, 13136–13144. [pdf]




F. Rauch, S. Fuchs, A. Friedrich, D. Sieh, I. Krummenacher, H. Braunschweig, M. Finze, T. B. Marder

Highly Stable, Readily Reducible, Fluorescent, Trifluoromethylated 9-Borafluorenes (VIP)
Chem. Eur. J. 202026, 12794–12808. [pdf]