Angew. Chem.


S. Hagspiel, M. Arrowsmith, F. Fantuzzi, A. Vargas, A. Rempel, A. Hermann, T. Brückner, H. Braunschweig

Highly Colored Boron-Doped Thiazolothiazoles from the Reductive Dimerization of Boron Isothiocyanates

Angew. Chem. 2021, 133, 6519–6524; [pdf] Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2021, 60, 6446–6450. [pdf]



J. He, F. Rauch, A. Friedrich, J. Krebs, I. Krummenacher, R. Bertermann,J. Nitsch, H. Braunschweig, M. Finze, T. B. Marder

Phenylpyridyl-fused Boroles: A Unique Coordination Mode and Weak B–N Coordination Induced Dual Fluorescence

Angew. Chem. 2021, 133, 4883–4890; [pdf] Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2021, 60, 4833–4840. [pdf]



D. K. Roy, T. Tröster, F. Fantuzzi, R. D. Dewhurst, C. Lenczyk, K. Radacki, C. Pranckevicius, B. Engels, H. Braunschweig

Isolation and Reactivity of an Antiaromatic s-Block Metal Compound

Angew. Chem. 2021, 133, 3856–3863; [pdf] Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2021, 60, 3812–3819. [pdf]



M. Rang, F. Fantuzzi, M. Arrowsmith, E. Beck, R. Witte, A. Matler, A. Rempel, T. Bischof, K. Radacki, B. Engels, H. Braunschweig

Reduction and Rearrangement of a Boron(I) Carbonyl Complex

Angew. Chem. 2021, 133, 3000–3005; [pdf] Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2021, 60, 2963–2968. [pdf]



T. Brückner, M. Heß, T. E. Stennett, A. Rempel, H. Braunschweig

Synthesis of Boron Analogues of Enamines via Hydroamination of a Boron-Boron Triple Bond

Angew. Chem. 2021, 133, 747–752; [pdf] Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2021, 60, 736–741. [pdf]

acc. chem. res.


K. Saha, D. K. Roy, R. D. Dewhurst, S. Ghosh, H. Braunschweig

Recent Advances in the Synthesis and Reactivity of Transition-Metal σ-Borane/-Borate Complexes

Acc. Chem. Res. 2021, 54, 1260–1273. [pdf]

Chem. Sci.


R. Rausch, M. Roehr, D. Schmid, I. Krummenacher, H. Braunschweig, F. Würthner

Tuning phenoxyl-substituted diketopyrrolopyrroles from quinoidal to biradical ground states through (hetero-)aromatic linkers

Chem. Sci. 2021, 12, 793–802. [pdf]

J. Org. Chem.


R. Rausch, A.-M. Krause, I. Krummenacher, H. Braunschweig, F. Würthner

Nitronyl Nitroxide Bifunctionalized Electron–Poor Chromophores: Synthesis of Stable Dye Biradicals by Lewis Acid Promoted Desilylation
J. Org. Chem. 202186, 2447–2457. [pdf]

Chem. Eur. J.


G. K. Kole, J. Merz, A. Amar, B. Fontaine, A. Boucekkine, J. Nitsch, S. Lorenzen, A. Friedrich, I. Krummenacher, M. Košćak, H. Braunschweig, I. Piantanida, J.-F. Halet, K. Müller-Buschbaum, T. B. Marder

2- and 2,7-Substituted para-N-Methylpyridinium Pyrenes: Syntheses, Molecular and Electronic Structures, Photophysical, Electrochemical, and Spectroelectrochemical Properties and Binding to Double Stranded (ds)-DNA
Chem. Eur. J. 202127, 2837–2853. [pdf]

J. Catal.


Z.-F. Jiao, Y.-M. Tian, X.-N. Guo, U. Radius, H. Braunschweig, T. B. Marder, X.-Y. Guo

Visible-light-driven graphene supported Cu/Pd alloy nanoparticle-catalyzed borylation of alkyl bromides and chlorides in air
J. Catal. 2021395, 258–265. [link]

dalton trans.


J. He, F. Rauch, I. Krummenacher, H. Braunschweig, M. Finze, T. B. Marder

Two derivatives of phenylpyridyl-fused boroles with contrasting electronic properties: decreasing and enhancing the electron accepting ability
Dalton Trans. 202150, 355–361. [pdf]