Lattice-strained palladium nanoparticles as active catalysts for the oxygen reduction reaction
Chem. Commun., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9CC00447E, CommunicationJing-Yang Lin, Cong Xi, Zhe Li, Yi Feng, De-Yao Wu, Cun-Ku Dong, Pei Yao, Hui Liu, Xi-Wen Du Compressive strain was successfully introduced into palladium nanoparticles by a novel pulsed laser ablation technology, leading to dramatic improvement of the catalytic performance in the oxygen reduction reaction. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 22, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Jing-Yang Lin Source Type: research

Formation of disulphide linkages restricts intramolecular motions of a fluorophore: detection of molecular oxygen in food packaging
Chem. Commun., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8CC10035G, CommunicationSk. Atiur Rahaman, Dipon Kumar Mondal, Subhajit Bandyopadhyay TPE-tetrathiol detects oxygen through fluorescence enhancementvia disulfide polymer formation. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 22, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Sk. Atiur Rahaman Source Type: research

Fluorescent monitoring of the reaction kinetics of nonfluorescent molecules enabled by a fluorescent receptor
Chem. Commun., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9CC00762H, CommunicationLin-Ming Bai, Hang Zhou, Wei-Er Liu, Hongxin Chai, Liu-Pan Yang, Wei Yan, Wen Zhang, Hong-Hui Yang, Wei Jiang Fluorescent monitoring of the reaction kinetics of nonfluorescent molecules was achieved in water by using a fluorescent receptor. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 22, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Lin-Ming Bai Source Type: research

Probabilistic mapping of single molecule junction configurations as a tool to achieve desired geometry of asymmetric tripodal molecules
Chem. Commun., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8CC09681C, CommunicationViliam Kolivoska, Jakub Sebera, T áňa Sebechlebská, Marcin Lindner, Jindrich Gasior, Gabor Meszaros, Marcel Mayor, Michal Valášek, Magdaléna Hromadová Four molecules containing identical tripodal anchor and p-oligophenylene molecular wire of increasing length were used to demonstrate tuning of the asymmetric molecular junction to desired geometry by probabilistic mapping of... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 22, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Viliam Kolivoska Source Type: research

Sulfur-doped graphene for efficient electrocatalytic N2-to-NH3 fixation
Chem. Commun., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9CC00602H, CommunicationLi Xia, Jia-Jia Yang, Huanbo Wang, Runbo Zhao, hongyu chen, Wei-hai Fang, Abdullah M. Asiri, Fengyu Xie, Ganglong Cui, Xuping Sun Industrial NH3 synthesis mainly relies on the carbon-emitting Haber –Bosch process operating under severe conditions. Electrocatalytic N2-to-NH3 fixation at ambient conditions is an attractive approach to reduce energy consumption and avoid... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 22, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Li Xia Source Type: research

Constructing and finely tuning CO2 traps of stable and various-pores-containing MOFs towards highly selective CO2 capture
Chem. Commun., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8CC10116G, CommunicationXiaohui Song, Mingxing Zhang, Jingui Duan, Junfeng Bai For real-life CO2 capture, through constructing and finely tuning traps in MOFs, we made NJU-Bai51 with the combined features of high capacity, high selectivity and high water-stability which was confirmed... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 22, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Xiaohui Song Source Type: research

A new ZIF molecular-sieving membrane for high-efficiency dye removal
Chem. Commun., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9CC00902G, CommunicationZhan Li, PINGPING YANG, Zhuangzhuang Gao, MINGQIU SONG, Qianrong Fang, Ming Xue, Shilun Qiu A new and robust ZIF membrane was successfully prepared and evaluated for dye removal capacity. Benefitting from its favourable pore structure and thin selective layer, this ZIF membrane showed excellent... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 22, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Zhan Li Source Type: research

Prediction of Ligand Modulation Patterns on Membrane Receptors via Lysine Reactivity Profiling
Chem. Commun., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9CC00520J, CommunicationYe Zhou, Zheyi Liu, Jinbao Zhang, Tongyi Dou, Jin Chen, Guang-Bo Ge, Shujia Zhu, Fangjun Wang Herein we provide a mass spectrometry-based lysine reactivity profiling strategy to monitor the ligand modulation of protein receptors, which is achieved by active dimethyl labeling of lysine residues and comparison... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 22, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Ye Zhou Source Type: research

Self-Enhancement of CO Reversible Absorption Accompanied by Phase Transition in Protic Chlorocuprate Ionic Liquids for Effective CO Separation from N2
Chem. Commun., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9CC00089E, CommunicationZhuoheng Tu, Yiyang Zhang, You-Ting Wu, Xingbang Hu An efficient strategy for the high-capacity capture of CO is reported, and a phase change in protic chlorocuprate ionic liquids (PCILs) from liquid to solid is found during CO absorption.... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 22, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Zhuoheng Tu Source Type: research

A general approach to non-fullerene electron acceptors based on the corannulene motif
Chem. Commun., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9CC00327D, CommunicationViktor Bar át, Maja Budanović, Dzeneta Halilovic, June Huh, Richard D. Webster, Surendra H. Mahadevegowda, Mihaiela C. Stuparu Oxidation of rim sulfur atoms is shown to furnish corannulene-based electron acceptors of high strengths. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 21, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Viktor Bar át Source Type: research

Particle-Stabilized Janus Emulsions that Exhibit pH-Tunable Stability
Chem. Commun., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8CC09842E, CommunicationTao Li, Andrew B Schofield, Ke Chen, Job H. J. Thijssen, Jure Dobnikar, Paul Clegg By developing a deeper understanding of the formation mechanism and the origin of the stability, we report a simple and large-scale fabrication approach to create Janus emulsions that can be... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 21, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Tao Li Source Type: research

Cooling-rate dependent single-crystal-to-single-crystal phase transition in an organic co-crystal
Chem. Commun., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9CC00836E, CommunicationAdam W Crawford, Ryan Groeneman , Daniel K Unruh, Kristin M Hutchins We investigate a previously unobserved phase transition in an organic co-crystal containing the olefin trans-1,2-bis(4-pyridyl)ethylene. The olefin undergoes molecular motion in the crystalline state, and converts from a disordered to... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 21, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Adam W Crawford Source Type: research

Anionic Order and Band Gap Engineering in Vacancy Ordered Triple Perovskites
Chem. Commun., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8CC09947B, CommunicationTaylor L. Hodgkins, Christopher N Savory, Kelsey Kaitlyn Bass, Bethany L. Seckman, David O Scanlon, Peter Ivan Djurovich, Mark Thompson, Brent Melot We demonstrate that the optical absorption of the vacancyordered triple perovskite, Cs3Bi2Br9, can be significantly red-shifted by substituting Br with I while maintaining the layered structural topology. We also present... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 21, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Taylor L. Hodgkins Source Type: research

Halogenated UiO-66 Frameworks Display Superior Ability for Chemical Warfare Agent Simulant Degradation
Chem. Commun., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9CC00642G, CommunicationMark Kalaj, Mohammad Momeni, Kyle C Bentz, Kyle S Barcus, Joseph M. Palomba, Francesco Paesani, Seth M Cohen Herein, a series of halogenated UiO-66 derivatives was synthesized and analyzed for the breakdown of the CWA simulant dimethyl-4-nitrophenyl phosphate (DMNP) to analyze ligand effects. UiO-66-I degrades DMNP at a... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 21, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Mark Kalaj Source Type: research

Integration of yolk –shell units into a robust and highly reactive nanoreactor: a platform for cascade reactions
Chem. Commun., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9CC00288J, CommunicationYingchun Guo, Lei Feng, Xiaomei Wang, Xu Zhang Integration of bifunctional yolk –shell units into a robust and highly reactive nanoreactor with excellent catalytic activity and recyclability. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 21, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Yingchun Guo Source Type: research

Thermally activated isomeric all-hydrocarbon molecular receptors for fullerene separation
Chem. Commun., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8CC09911A, CommunicationYu-Dong Yang, Han-Yuan Gong A new thermally activated all-hydrocarbon rigid macrocycle receptors system, cyclo[8](1,3-(4,6-dimethyl)benzene) (CDMB-8) has been reported. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 21, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Yu-Dong Yang Source Type: research

Surface modification of Pt nanoparticles with other metals boosting the alkaline hydrogen oxidation reaction
Chem. Commun., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9CC00582J, CommunicationKeiichi Okubo, Junya Ohyama, Atsushi Satsuma To enhance the hydrogen oxidation reaction (HOR) activity of Pt/C under alkaline conditions, the catalyst's surface was modified with fifteen metals. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 21, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Keiichi Okubo Source Type: research

Phosphine-catalysed asymmetric dearomative formal [4+2] cycloadditions of 3-benzofuranyl vinyl ketones
Chem. Commun., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9CC00386J, CommunicationBen-Xian Xiao, Bo Jiang, Xue Song, Wei Du, Ying-Chun Chen An asymmetric dearomative formal [4+2] cycloaddition reaction of 3-benzofuranyl vinyl ketones and 3-olefinic (7-aza)oxindoles is explored which is catalysed by chiral phosphines. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 21, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Ben-Xian Xiao Source Type: research

Metal-organic frameworks derived yolk-shell NiS2/carbon spheres for lithium-sulfur batteries with enhanced polysulfide redox kinetics
Chem. Commun., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9CC00486F, CommunicationYaxi Tian, Hua-Wen Huang, Guoxue Liu, Ran Bi, Lei Zhang Yolk-shell NiS2/carbon spheres (yolk-shell NiS2/C) have been synthesized by one-step annealing of yolk-shell Ni-metal-organic frameworks spheres. Specifically, both the inner yolk sphere and outer shell of yolk-shell NiS2/C can provide... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 21, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Yaxi Tian Source Type: research

Thiaborane clusters with the exoskeletal B-H group
Chem. Commun., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9CC00952C, CommunicationJan Vrana, Josef Holub, Maksim Andreevich Samsonov, Zdenka Ruzickova, Jindrich Fanfrlik, Drahom ír Hnyk, Aleš Růžička The thiaboranes closo-1-SB11H11 (1a) and 12-I-closo-1-SB11H10 (1b) react with 4-(dimethylamino)pyridine under inert conditions upon the formation of the nido-type thiaboranes 9-B{(4-Me2N)C5NH4}2(H)-7-SB10H11 and 9-B{(4-Me2N)C5NH4}2(H)-5-I-7-SB10H10 containing the exoskeletal B-H group. The same... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 21, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Jan Vrana Source Type: research

Pt nanoparticles supported on YCoxFe1-xO3 perovskite oxides: Highly efficient catalysts for liquid-phase hydrogenation of cinnamaldehyde
Chem. Commun., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9CC00318E, CommunicationYujie Xue, Huiyue Xin, Wenhui Xie, Peng Wu, Xiaohong Li YCoxFe1-xO3 perovskite oxides were prepared using a modified sol-gel method with SBA-15 as hard template. Pt nanoparticles supported on YCo0.3Fe0.7O3 perovskite oxides can furnish as high as 94.9% selectivity to... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 21, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Yujie Xue Source Type: research

Ethyl Methyl Sulfone Co-Solvent Eliminates Macroscopic Morphological Instabilities of Lithium Metal Anode
Chem. Commun., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9CC00046A, CommunicationWoochul Shin, Kang Pyo So, William F. Stickle, Cong Su, Jun Lu, Ju Li, Xiulei Ji Lithium metal anode suffers a short cycle life, and the parasitic reactions of lithium with the electrolytes are widely observed. The common sense is to avoid such reactions. Herein, we... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 21, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Woochul Shin Source Type: research

Developing native peptide-based radiotracers for PD-L1 PET imaging and improving imaging contrast by pegylation
Chem. Commun., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9CC00445A, CommunicationHu Kuan, hanyu masayuki, Lin Xie, Yiding Zhang, Nagatsu Kotaro, Suzuki Hisashi, Ming-Rong Zhang Herein, a PD-L1 targeted native peptide was developed for PET imaging. 18F and 64Cu were utilized to label the peptide. To improve the pharmacokinetics and biodistribution of the tracers, the... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 21, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Hu Kuan Source Type: research

Perfluoroalkane Wax Infused Gels for Effective, Regenerating, Anti-Icing Surfaces
Chem. Commun., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8CC09818B, CommunicationArun Sandhu, Oliver J Walker, Andres Nistal, Kwang-Leong Choy, Adam J Clancy Infusion of solid perfluoroalkanes into polydimethylsiloxane gels provides a simple route to regenerating deicing surfaces, with low adhesion strength from the lower inherent cohesive energy of the perfluoroalkanes. Further, these... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 21, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Arun Sandhu Source Type: research

Soft Self-assembled Sub-5 nm Scale Chessboard and Snub-Square Tilings with Oligo(para-phenyleneethynylene) Rods
Chem. Commun., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9CC00494G, CommunicationConstance Nuerenberger, Huanjun Lu, Xianbing Zeng, FENG LIU, Goran Ungar, Harald Hahn, Heinrich Lang, Marko Prehm, Carsten Tschierske X-Shaped bolapolyphiles, comprising a linear polyaromatic core with glycerol groups at each end and two chemically different and incompatible chains, fixed to it at opposite sides, were synthesized and found... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 21, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Constance Nuerenberger Source Type: research

Pyrrolidinium lead iodide from crystallography: a new perovskite with low bandgap and good water resistance
Chem. Commun., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8CC10135C, CommunicationAlex Fan Xu, Ryan Taoran Wang, James F Britten, Victoria Jarvis, Wenjuan Yang, Gu Xu The crystal structure of a new perovskite material, (C4H8NH)PbI3 was determined and illustrated by single crystal X-ray diffraction. UV spectra, photoluminescence and XRD results show it is a promising alternative... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 21, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Alex Fan Xu Source Type: research

Inert V2O3 Oxide Promotes the Electrocatalytic Activity of Ni Metal for Alkaline Hydrogen Evolution
Chem. Commun., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8CC10128K, CommunicationDan Ji, Lishan Peng, Jingjun Shen, Mingming Deng, Zhan Xin Mao, Lianqiao Tan, Min Jie Wang, Rui Xiang, jian wang, Syed Shoaib Ahmad Shah Here, we develop inert V2O3 oxide to enlarge the HER activity of industrial Ni catalyst with the assistance of abundant metal/oxide interfaces. The as-synthesized Ni/V2O3 catalyst exhibits over 5-times activity... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 21, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Dan Ji Source Type: research

Facile and reversible double dearomatization of pyridines in non-phosphine MnI complexes with N,S-donor pyridinophane ligand
Chem. Commun., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9CC00424F, CommunicationAbir Sarbajna, Pradnya H. Patil, Minh Hoan Dinh, Olga Gladkovskaya, Robert R. Fayzullin, S ébastien Lapointe, Eugene Khaskin, Julia R Khusnutdinova Single and double dearomatization of pyridine rings was observed in MnI complexes with an N2S2 pyridinophane ligand via deprotonation of one or two CH2 arms, respectively. In contrast to other... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 21, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Abir Sarbajna Source Type: research

Design of Preorganized Adsorbent for the Removal of Chromate from Wastewater under Neutral Conditions
Chem. Commun., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9CC00940J, CommunicationLimin Jin, Guoxin Sun, Hao Zhang, Guangzheng Yuan, Jiapeng Ma, Xiujing Peng, Yu Cui A preorganized structure with two nitrogen positive ions linked by a carbon atom was designed. This structure acts like crab pincers to entrap the chromate tightly. The adsorbent based on... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 21, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Limin Jin Source Type: research

Fructose-sensitive thermal transition behaviour of boronic ester-bearing telechelic poly(2-isopropyl-2-oxazoline)
Chem. Commun., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8CC09835B, CommunicationJiyoung Lee, Jongmin Park, Woo-Dong Jang Boronic ester-bearing telechelic poly(2-isopropyl-2-oxazoline) (B-PiPrOx-B) exhibited a hydrophilic-hydrophobic phase transition near human-body temperature in aqueous media. The thermal transition temperature of B-PiPrOx-B changed notably upon the addition of fructose. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 21, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Jiyoung Lee Source Type: research

A Simple, Tandem Approach to the Construction of Pyridine Derivatives under Metal-free Conditions: A One-step Synthesis of the Monoterpene Natural Product, (-)-Actinidine
Chem. Commun., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9CC01097A, CommunicationDilipkumar Uredi, Damoder Reddy Motati, E. Blake Watkins A simple and modular one-step synthesis of diversely substituted pyridines from readily available α, β–unsaturated carbonyl compounds and propargylic amines has been developed. The present protocol has a broad substrate... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 21, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Dilipkumar Uredi Source Type: research

A multifunctional catenated host for the efficient binding of Eu3+ and Gd3+
Chem. Commun., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9CC00090A, CommunicationMandira Nandi, Somnath Bej, Tamal Kanti Ghosh, Pradyut Ghosh [2]Catenane consists of various functional groups and shows efficient binding towards Eu3+ and Gd3+. A cavity-bound catenated structure is also demonstrated by single crystal X-ray analysis. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 20, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Mandira Nandi Source Type: research

Ni(II)-doped anionic metal –organic framework nanowire arrays for enhancing the oxygen evolution reaction
Chem. Commun., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9CC00009G, CommunicationZhi-Qiang Jiang, Yu-Feng Li, Xue-Jun Zhu, Jin Lu, Tian Wen, Lei Zhang An anionic metal –organic framework nanowire array not only directly grown on Cu foam but also successfully captured Ni2+ at ultra-small particles level, the resulting hybrid materials showed excellent electrocatalytic OER activities. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 20, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Zhi-Qiang Jiang Source Type: research

Metal-free desilylative C –C bond formation by visible-light photoredox catalysis
Chem. Commun., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8CC10239B, CommunicationMustafa Uygur, Tobias Danelzik, Olga Garc ía Mancheño A novel metal-free desilylative C –C bond formation from simple organosilanes by visible-light acridinium photoredox catalysis is presented. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
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The aryne Sommelet –Hauser rearrangement
Chem. Commun., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9CC00629J, CommunicationTony Roy, Rahul N. Gaykar, Subrata Bhattacharjee, Akkattu T. Biju An aryne induced transition-metal-free and mild Sommelet –Hauser rearrangement of tertiary benzylamines for the synthesis of α-aryl amino acid derivatives in moderate to good yields and with broad substrate scope is presented. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 20, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Tony Roy Source Type: research

Hybrids of iridium –cobalt phosphates as a highly efficient electrocatalyst for the oxygen evolution reaction in neutral solution
Chem. Commun., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8CC10278C, CommunicationZhaoying Wang, Zheng Lin, Peng Diao Iridium –cobalt phosphates act as highly efficient electrocatalysts for water oxidation with an intrinsic activity even superior to iridium phosphate. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 20, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Zhaoying Wang Source Type: research

A reversible ion transportation switch of ON –OFF–ON type by a ligand-gated calix[6]arene channel
Chem. Commun., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9CC00732F, CommunicationXinyu Hu, Nannan Liu, Haishen Yang, Fen Wu, Xi Chen, Canpeng Li, Xiaojing Chen Calix[6]arene (CX6) was found to be an efficient ion transmembrane channel, which could be blocked by methylene blue (MB) through host –guest interactions. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 20, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Xinyu Hu Source Type: research

Controlled α-mono- and α,α-di-halogenation of alkyl sulfones using reagent–solvent halogen bonding
Chem. Commun., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9CC00550A, CommunicationChristopher M. Poteat, Vincent N. G. Lindsay The direct and selective α-halogenation of alkyl sulfones was achievedvia base-mediated electrophilic halogenation, where reagent –solvent halogen bonding was found to control the selectivity through alteration of the effective size of the halogen source. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 20, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Christopher M. Poteat Source Type: research

One-pot, modular approach to functionalized ketones via nucleophilic addition/Buchwald –Hartwig amination strategy
Chem. Commun., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8CC08444K, CommunicationJorn de Jong, Dorus Heijnen, Hugo Helbert, Ben L. Feringa A one-pot procedure for 1,2-addition of organolithium reagents to amides followed by Buchwald –Hartwig amination within situ released lithium amides is presented. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 20, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Jorn de Jong Source Type: research

Negative thermal expansion in high pressure layered perovskite Ca2GeO4
This article is licensed under aCreative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported Licence.Wei-Tin Chen, Chris Ablitt, Nicholas C. Bristowe, Arash A. Mostofi, Takashi Saito, Yuichi Shimakawa, Mark S. Senn We report the high pressure synthesis of a layered perovskite Ca2GeO4 which is found to have the Ruddlesden –Popper structure withI41/acd symmetry, and to display pronounced uniaxial negative thermal expansion. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 20, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Wei-Tin Chen Source Type: research

Non-empirical calculation of X-ray magnetic circular dichroism in lanthanide compounds
This article is licensed under aCreative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported Licence.Harry Ramanantoanina, Micha ł Studniarek, Niéli Daffé, Jan Dreiser Ligand-field density functional theory is shown to perform well for the calculation of circularly and linearly polarized X-ray absorption spectra. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 20, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Harry Ramanantoanina Source Type: research

ROS-responsive and self-accelerating drug release nanoplatform for overcoming multidrug resistance
Chem. Commun., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9CC00358D, CommunicationXueming Lv, Yiyong Zhu, Hamid Ghandehari, Ao Yu, Yongjian Wang An ‘on-demand’ drug release and ROS-responsive nanoparticale was prepared by chemically conjugating hydrophobic α-tocopheryl succinate to hydrophilic poly(ethylene galycol) via thioketal linker. This nanoparticale encapsulated with doxorubicin and α-tocopheryl succinate... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 20, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Xueming Lv Source Type: research

9-Borabicyclo[3.3.1]nonane: a metal-free catalyst for the hydroboration of carbodiimides
Chem. Commun., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9CC00593E, CommunicationAlberto Ramos, Antonio Anti ñolo, Fernando Carrillo-Hermosilla, Rafael Fernández-Galán, Daniel García-Vivó A 9-borabicyclo[3.3.1]nonane dimer is used as the first example of metal-free catalysts for the monohydroboration of carbodiimides with pinacol borane. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 20, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Alberto Ramos Source Type: research

Highly Selective Aromatization and Isomerization of n-Alkanes from Bimetallic Pt-Zn Nanoparticles Supported on a Uniform Aluminosilicate
Chem. Commun., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9CC00338J, CommunicationJack Jarvis, Jonathan H. Harrhy, Peng He, Aiguo Wang, Lijia Liu, Hua Song The application of ZSM-5 in the petrochemical industry is hindered by its poor selectivity towards BTX, over-aromatization towards higher-end aromatics, and high levels of coke formation. A bimetallic-support interaction through... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 20, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Jack Jarvis Source Type: research

Selective C-C and C-N Bond Activation in Dopamine and Norepinephrine under Deep Ultraviolet Laser Irradiation
Chem. Commun., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9CC00444K, CommunicationHaiming Wu, Mengdi Guo, Mengzhou Yang, Zhixun Luo, Klavs Hansen Utilizing a customized mass spectrometer, we analyze selective C-C bond and C-N bond activation in neurotransmetter dopamine (DA) and norepinephrine (NE) under deep ultraviolet laser irradiation. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 20, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Haiming Wu Source Type: research

Chiral hydrogen-bonded supramolecular capsules: Synthesis, characterization and complexation of C70
Chem. Commun., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8CC10152C, CommunicationMartha Kohlhaas, Manfred Z ähres, Christian Mayer, Marianne Engeser, Christian Merten, Jochen Niemeyer Two supramolecular nanocapsules were generated by multi-component self-assembly of the novel bisphosphoric acid (R,R)-6 with suitable bis- and trisamidines. The resulting chiral, hydrogen-bonded capsules are stable even in polar medium... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 20, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Martha Kohlhaas Source Type: research

Mn2CoReO6: A Robust Multisublattice Antiferromagnetic Perovskite with Small A-Site Cations
Chem. Commun., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9CC00038K, CommunicationCorey E. Frank , Emma McCabe, Fabio Orlandi, Pascal Manuel, Xiaoyan Tan, Zheng Deng, Mark Croft, Vanessa Amelia Cascos, Thomas J. Emge, Hai Feng, Saul H. Lapidus, Changqing Jin, Meixia Wu, Man-Rong Li, Steven N. Ehrlich, Syed Khalid, Nicholas F Quackenbush, Shuang Yu, David Walker, Martha Greenblatt Mn2CoReO6, the fourth known magnetic transition-metal-only double perovskite oxide (space groupP21/n) was synthesized at high pressure and temperature (8 GPa, 1350οC). Large structural distortions are induced by the... The content of this RSS...
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 19, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Corey E. Frank Source Type: research

Efficient synthesis of carbon-11 labelled acylsulfonamides using [11C]CO carbonylation chemistry
Chem. Commun., 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8CC09661A, CommunicationBerend van der Wildt, Frederick Chin, Bin Shen Herein, a novel method for carbon-11 labeling of acyl sulfonamides by a one-step insertive [11C]CO carbonylative cross-coupling reaction between aryl halides and sulfonamides is presented. Various model compounds as well... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 19, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Berend van der Wildt Source Type: research

Identification and optical features of the Pb4Ln2O7 series (Ln = La, Gd, Sm, Nd); genuine 2D-van der Waals oxides
Chem. Commun., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8CC07707J, CommunicationMarie Colmont, K évin Lemoine, Pascal Roussel, Houria Kabbour, Jacob Olchowka, Natacha Henry, Hans Hagemann, Olivier Mentré A new Pb4Ln2O7 series (Ln = La, Gd, Sm and Nd) of real van der Waals 2D oxides was isolated and characterized. The presence of Pb2+ sensitizers enhances the luminescence properties on Sm and Eu doped compounds. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 19, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Marie Colmont Source Type: research

A polymeric ionic liquid as a cathode interlayer of organic photovoltaics with improved reproducibility
Chem. Commun., 2019, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C8CC10222H, CommunicationChunhua Li, Xuan Liu, Dandan Tu, Qing Yang, Xuegang Chen, Can Li, Xin Guo As a cathode interlayer of OPV, a polymeric ionic liquid can afford higher efficiency and reproducibility than its monomeric analog. To cite this article before page numbers are assigned, use the DOI form of citation above. The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry (Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles)
Source: RSC - Chem. Commun. latest articles - February 19, 2019 Category: Chemistry Authors: Chunhua Li Source Type: research