Metal coordination

  • Capturing the Monomeric (L)CuH & Cavity-Controlled Chemoselective Hydrosilylation of α,β-Unsaturated Ketones. 
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.2020, doi : 10.1002/anie.202001733
  • Chiral Nanoreactor for Enantio- and Substrate-Selective Alkoxycyclization Reactions 
    ACS Catal.2020, 10.1021/acscatal.0c00127
  • Substrate-dependent allosteric regulation by switchable catalytic molecular tweezers
    Commun. Chem20192, 144.
  • Confinement of Metal-N-Heterocyclic Carbene Complexes to control reactivity in catalytic reactions. 
    Chem. Eur. J.2018, 12464-12473
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  • Six states switching of redox-active molecular tweezers by three orthogonal stimuli. 
    J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017139, 9213–9220.
  • Cavity switch. 
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.201756, 10821-10825
  • Artificial chiral metallo-pockets. 
    Chem20173, 174-191
  • Hexaphyrin-Cyclodextrin Hybrids : A Nest for Switchable Aromaticity, Asymmetric Confinement, and Isomorphic Fluxionality
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 201655, 297-301
  • Protonated Hexaphyrin-Cyclodextrin Hybrids : Molecular Recognition Tuned by a Kinetic-to-Thermodynamic Topological Adaptation
    Chem. Commun. 201652, 9347-9350
  • Mechanical switching of magnetic interaction by tweezers-type complex. 
    Chem Commun 201551, 12916-12919, back cover
  • Terpy(Pt-salphen)2 Switchable Luminescent Molecular Tweezers.
    Chem. Eur. J. 201420, 10915-10920.
  • NHC-Capped Cyclodextrins (ICyDs) : Insulated Metal Complexes, Comutable Multicoordination Sphere and Cavity-Dependant Catalytisis, 
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 201352, 7213-7218


  • Diametrically opposed Carbenes on an α-Cyclodextrin : synthesis, characterization of organometallic complexes and Suzuki-Miyaura coupling in ethanol and in water
    Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2013, DOI : 10.1002/ejoc.201300268
  • Cavitand supported Tetraphosphine : Cyclodextrin offers a useful platform for Suzuki-Miyaura cross-couplingChem. Commun., 201147, 9206-9208 – Editor’s choice in ChemInform 201142, issue 48
  • N-Heterocyclic Carbene Ligand based on a ß-cyclodextrin-Imidazolium Salt : Synthesis, Characterization of Organometallic Complexes and Suzuki CouplingNew J. Chem201135, 2061–2065
  • Synthesis and Electrochemical Study of an Original Copper(II)-capped Salen-Cyclodextrin Complex, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem201029, 4720–4727