Recent Publications and News Items
Topczewski, J. J.; Porter, M.R. Synlett, 2018, 29, 1537-1542.
For all of those Star Wars fans out there, read our latest publication, ""It's a (Kinetic) Trap!": Selectively Differentiating Allylic Azide Isomers" in Synpacts! Find it on our Publications page, or at https://www.thieme-connect.de/products/ejournals/abstract/10.1055/s-0037-1609479
Our lab clearly has the best undergrads! Our very own James Cox was named a 2018 Goldwater Scholar (1 out of 211 students picked from 1,280 applicants!) in addition to winning a departmental fellowship! We all knew James was one in a million, but now other people are confirming it.
For more information about James, see the department news page (https://chem.umn.edu/news/james-cox-named-2018-goldwater-scholar).
Carlson, A.S.; Calcanas, C.; Brunner, R.M.; Topczewski, J.J. Org. Lett., 2018, 20, 1604-1607.