Publications

*Occidental College Undergraduates

Natalie C. Dwulet*, Tina A. Zolfaghari*, Molly L. Brown*, Jeffrey S. Cannon; “Diastereoselective Synthesis of Unnatural Amino Acids by Alkylation of α-tert-Butanesulfinamide Auxiliary-Bound Enolates,” J. Org. Chem. 2018, 83, 11510–11518. doi: 10.1021/acs.joc.8b01379

Nicholas J. Foy*, Katherine C. Forbes*, Anne Marie Crooke*, Maxwell D. Gruber*, Jeffrey S. Cannon; “Dual Lewis Acid/Photoredox-Catalyzed Addition of Ketyl Radicals to Vinylogous Carbonates in the Synthesis of 2,6-Dioxabicyclo[3.3.0]octan-3-ones,” Org. Lett. 201820, 5727–5731. doi: 10.1021/acs.orglett.8b02442

Jeffrey S. Cannon, Larry E. Overman; “Palladium(II)-Catalyzed Enantioselective Reactions Using COP Catalysts,” Acc. Chem. Res. 201649, 2220–2231. doi: 10.1021/acs.accounts.6b00398

Graduate and Postdoctoral Publications

Jeffrey S. Cannon; “A Nitrone Dipolar Cycloaddition Strategy toward an Enantioselective Synthesis of Massadine,” Org. Lett. 201820, 3883–3887. doi: 10.1021/acs.orglett.8b01464

Shao-Xiong Luo, Jeffrey S. Cannon, Buck L. H. Taylor, Keary M. Engle, K. N. Houk, Robert H. Grubbs; “Z-Selective Cross-Metathesis and Homodimerization of 3E-1,3-Dienes: Reaction Optimization, Computational Analysis, and Synthetic Applications,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016138, 14039–14046. doi: 10.1021/jacs.6b08387

Jeffrey S. Cannon, Lufeng Zou, Peng Liu, Yu Lan, Daniel J. O’Leary, K. N. Houk, Robert H. Grubbs; “Carboxylate-Assisted C(sp3)–H Activation in Olefin Metathesis-Relevant Ruthenium Complexes,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136, 6733–6743. doi: 10.1021/ja5021958

Jeffrey S. Cannon, Robert H. Grubbs; “Alkene Chemoselectivity in Ruthenium-Catalyzed Z‑Selective Olefin Metathesis,” Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2013, 52, 9001–9004. doi: 10.1002/anie.201302724

Jeffrey S. Cannon, Angela C. Olson, Larry E. Overman; “Palladium(II)-Catalyzed Enantioselective Synthesis of 2-Vinyl Oxygen Heterocycles,” J. Org. Chem. 2012, 77, 1961–1973. doi: 10.1021/jo202553a

Jeffrey S. Cannon, James H. Frederich, Larry E. Overman; “Palladacyclic Imidazoline-Naphthalene Complexes: Synthesis and Catalytic Performance in Pd(II)-Catalyzed Enantioselective Reactions of Allylic Trichloroacetimidates,” J. Org. Chem. 2012, 77, 1939–1951. doi: 10.1021/jo2025724

Jeffrey S. Cannon, Larry E. Overman; “Is There No End to the Total Syntheses of Strychnine? Lessons to be Learned for Strategy and Tactics in Total Synthesis,” Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2012, 51, 4288–4311. doi: 10.1002/anie.201107385

Jeffrey S. Cannon, Stefan F. Kirsch, Larry E. Overman; “Catalytic Asymmetric Synthesis of Chiral Allylic Esters,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2010, 132, 15185–15191. doi: 10.1021/ja106685w

Jeffrey S. Cannon, Stefan F. Kirsch, Larry E. Overman, Helen F. Sneddon; “Mechanism of the Cobalt Oxazoline Palladacycle (COP)-Catalyzed Asymmetric Synthesis of Allylic Esters,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2010, 132, 15192–15203. doi: 10.1021/ja106688j