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Inorganic Chemistry



Rupasinghe, D. M. R. Y. P.; Baxter, M. R.; Gupta, H.; Poore, A. T.;  Higgins, R. F.; Zeller, M.;  Tian, S.; Schelter, E. J.; Bart, S. C.* "Actinide–Oxygen Multiple Bonds from Air: Synthesis and Characterization of a Thorium Oxo Supported by Redox-Active Ligands" Journal of the American Chemical Society 2022 144 (38), 17423-17431

Perales, D.; Bhowmick, R.; Zeller, M.; Miro, P.; Vlaisavljevich, B.; Bart, S. C.* "Isolation of uranium(iii) primary phosphido complexes" Chemical Communications 2022, 58, 9630-9633

Perales, D.; Lin,  N. J.; Bronstetter, M. R.; Ford, S. A.; Zeller, M.; Bart, S. C.* "Conversion of Uranium(III) Anilido Complexes to Uranium(IV) Imido Complexes via Hydrogen Atom Transfer" Organometallics 2022 41 (5), 606-616


Kieser, J. M.; Jones, L. O.; Uible, M. C.; Zeller, M.;  Schatz, G. C.; Bart, S. C.* "Late to the Party: Synthesis and Characterization of Tellurium and Selenium Half-Sandwich Complexes" Organometallics 2021 40 (24), 4104-4109

Bart, S. C.* "Periodic Table Update: It is Time to Redecorate" Inorganic Chemistry 2021 60 (22), 16879-16880

Whitefoot, M. A.; Perales, D.; Zeller, M.; Bart, S. C.* Chemistry - A European Journal 202127, 18054.

Galley, S. S.; Pattenaude, S. A.; Ray, D.; Gaggioli, C. A.; Whitefoot, M. A.; Qiao, Y.; Higgins, R. F.; Nelson, W. L.; Baumbach, R.; Sperling, J. M.; Zeller, M.; Collins, T. S.; Schelter, E. J.; Gagliardi, L.; Albrecht-Schönzart, T. E.; Bart, S.C.* "Using Redox-Active Ligands to Generate Actinide Ligand Radical Species" Inorganic Chemistry 2021, 60, 20, 15242–15252

Rupasinghe, D. M. R. Y. P.; Gupta, H.; Baxter, M. R.; Higgins, R. F.;  Zeller, M.; Schelter, E. J.; Bart, S.C.* "Elucidation of Thorium Redox-Active Ligand Complexes: Evidence for a Thorium-Tri(radical) Species" Inorganic Chemistry 2021 60 (18), 14302-14309

Kieser, J.M. ; Jones, L.O.; Lin, N.J.; Zeller, M.; Schatz, G.C.; Bart, S.C.* “Synthesis and Characterization of Tellurium Catecholates and Their N-Oxide Adducts” Inorganic Chemistry 2021, 60, 3460-3470.


Collins, T.S.; Celis-Barros, C.; Beltran-Leiva, M.J.; Anderson, N.H.; Zeller, M.; Albrecht-Schonzart, T.; Bart, S.C.* “Origin of Bond Elongation in a Uranium(IV) cis-Bis(imido) Complex” Inorganic Chemistry 2020, 59, 18461-18468.

Wolford, N.J.; Yu, X.; Bart, S.C.; Autschbach, J.; Neidig, M.L. “Ligand Effects on Electronic Structure and Bonding in U(III) Coordination Complexes: A Combined MCD, EPR And Computational Study” Dalton Transactions 2020, 49, 14401-14410.

Tatebe, C. J.; Matson, E. M.; Clark, C. L.; Kiernicki, J. J.; Fanwick, P. E.; Zeller, M.; and Bart, S.C.* "Low- and Mid-Valent Uranium Species Supported by Phenyltris(oxazolinyl)borate Ligands" Organometallics 2020 39 (2), 353-360

Raghavan, A.; Anderson, N.H.; Tatebe, C.J.; Stanley, D.A.; Zeller, M.; Bart, S.C.* “Insight into Geometric Preferences in Uranium(VI) Mixed Tris(Imido) Systems” Chemical Communications 2020, 56, 11138-11141.

Perales, D.; Ford, S.A.; Salpage, S.R.; Collins, T.S.; Zeller, M.; Hanson, K.; Bart, S.C.* “Conversion of Trivalent Uranium Anilido to Tetravalent Uranium Imido Species via Oxidative Deprotonation” Inorganic Chemistry 2020, 59, 11910-11914.

Galley, S.S. ; Gaggioli, C.A.; Zeller, M.; Celis-Barros, C.; Albrecht-Schmitt, T.E.; Gagliardi, L.; Bart, S.C.* “Evidence of Alpha Radiolysis in the Formation of a Californium Nitrate Complex” Chemistry - A European Journal 202026, 8885-8888.

Dehnen, S.; Bart, S.C.; Tolman, W.B. The Art of Synthesis: From a (Social) Distance. Inorganic Chemistry 202059, 5791-5795.

Maity, A.K.; Ward, R. J.; Rupasinghe, D.M.R.Y.P. ; Zeller, M.; Walensky, J.R.; Bart, S.C.* “Organometallic Uranyl Complexes Featuring a Carbodicarbene Ligand” Organometallics 202039, 783-787.


Spielvogel, K.D.; Coughlin, E.J.; Petras, H.; Luna, J.A.; Benson, A.; Donahue, C.M.; Kibasa, A.; Lee, K.; Salacinski, R.; Bart, S.C.; Shaw, S.K.; Shepherd, J.J.; Daly, S.R.* “The Influence of Redox-Innocent Donor Groups in Tetradentate Ligands Derived from o-Phenylenediamine: Electronic Structure Investigations with Nickel.” Inorganic Chemistry 201958, 12756-12774.

Bart, S.C.* “An Insider's Tour to the Peer-Review Process at Inorganic Chemistry” Inorganic Chemistry 2019, 58, 11271-11273.

Higgins, R.F.; Tatebe, C.J.; Bart, S.C.*; Shores, M.P. “Excited-State Effects on Magnetic Properties of U(III) And U(IV) Pyrazolylborate Complexes”  Chemical Communications 2019, 55, 10611-10614.

Coughlin, E.; Bart, S.C.* “Reductive Silylation of Uranyl Mediated By Iminosemiquinone Ligands” Polyhedron 2019170, 783-787.

Galley, S.S.; Pattenaude, S.A.; Gaggioli, C.A.; Qiao, Y.; Sperling, J.M.; Zeller, M.; Pakhira, S.; Mendoza-Cortes, J.L.; Schelter, E.J.; Albrecht-Schmitt, T.E.; Gagliardi, L.; Bart, S.C.* “Synthesis and Characterization of Tris-chelate Complexes for Understanding f-Orbital Bonding in Later Actinides” Journal of the American Chemical Society 2019141, 2356-2366.

Galley, S.S.; Pattenaude, S.A.; Higgins, R.F.; Tatebe, C.J.; Stanley, D.A.; Fanwick, P.E.; Zeller, M.; Schelter, E.J.; Bart, S.C.* "A reduction series of neodymium supported by pyridine(diimine) ligands" Dalton Transactions 2019, 48(23), 8021-8025.

Tatebe, C.J.; Kiernicki, J.J.; Higgins, R.F.; Ward, R.J.; Natoli, S.N.; Langford, J.C.; Clark, C.L.; Zeller, M.; Wenthold, P.; Shores, M.P.; Walensky, J.R.; Bart, S.C.* "Investigation of the Electronic Structure of Aryl-Bridged Dinuclear U(III) and U(IV) Compounds" Organometallics 2019, 38(5), 1031-1040.

Galley, S.S.; Pattenaude, S.A.; Gaggioli, C.A.; Qiao, Y.; Sperling, J.M.; Zeller, M.; Pakhira, S.; Mendoza-Cortes, J.L.; Schelter, E.J.; Albrecht-Schmitt, T.E.; Gagliardi, L.;Bart, S.C.* "Synthesis and Characterization of Tris-chelate Complexes for Understanding f-Orbital Bonding in Later Actinides" Journal of the American Chemical Society 2019, 141, 2356-2366.

Galley, S.S.; Sperling, J.M.; Windorff, C.J.; Zeller, M.; Albrecht-Schmitt, T.E.; Bart, S.C.* "Conversion of Americia to Anhydrous Trivalent Americium Halides" Organometallics 2019, 38, 606-609.

Bart, S.C.; Hanna, T.E. "Bonding in Chemistry: Surprising Results from an Ordinary Glovebox" Inorganic Chemistry 2019, 58, 977-978; Organometallics 2019, 38, 198-199.

Coughlin, E.J.; Qiao, Y.; Lapsheva, E.; Zeller, M.; Schelter, E.J.; Bart, S.C.* "Uranyl Functionalization Mediated by Redox-Active Ligands: Generation of O-C Bonds via Acylation" Journal of the American Chemical Society 2019, 141, 1016-1026.

Tatebe, C.J.; Collins, T.S.; Barnett, G. R.; Zeller, M.; Bart, S.C.* "Preparation of U(IV) κ1-Amidinate Complexes by Nitrile Metathesis" Polyhedron 2019, 158, 1-7.


Pattenaude, S.A.; Mullane, K.C.; Schelter, E.J.; Ferrier, M.G.; Stein, B.W.; Bone, S.E.; Lezama Pacheco, J.S.; Kozimor, S.A.; Fanwick, P.E.; Zeller, M.; Bart, S.C.*  "Redox-Active vs Redox-Innocent: A Comparison of Uranium Complexes Containing Diamine Ligands." Inorganic Chemistry, 2018, 57, 6530-6539.

Pattenaude, S.A.; Anderson, N.H.; Bart, S.C.*; Gaunt, A.J.*; Scott, B.L. "Non-aqueous Neptunium and Plutonium Redox Behaviour in THF - access to a rare Np(III) Synthetic Precursor." Chemical Communications 2018, 54, 6113-6116.

Pattenaude, S.A.; Coughlin, E.J.; Collins, T.S.; Zeller, M.; Bart, S.C.* "Expanding the Library of Uranyl Amide Derivatives: New Complexes Featuring the tert-Butyldimethylsilylamide Ligand" Inorganic Chemistry 2018, 57, 4543-4549.

Tatebe, C.J.; Tong, Z.; Kiernicki, J. J.; Coughlin, E.J.; Zeller, M.; Bart, S.C.* "Activation of Triphenylphosphine Oxide Mediated by Trivalent Organouranium Species" Organometallics 2018, 37, 934-940.

Kiernicki, J.J.; Tatebe, C.J.; Zeller, M.; Bart, S.C.* "Tailoring the Electronic Structure of Uranium Mono(imido) Species through Ligand Variation”" Inorganic Chemistry, 2018, 57, 1870-1879.

Tatebe, C.J.; Johnson, S.A.; Zeller, M.; Bart, S.C.* "Generation of Tp*2U(N3) from a family of new uranium(III) alkyl complexes" Journal of Organometallic Chemistry, 2018, 857, 152-158. Invited article: Willam J. Evans 70th Birthday Special Issue.


Bart, S.C.; Schelter, E.J. "The Vibrancy and Variety of Modern f-Element Organometallic Chemistry" Organometallics, 2017, 36, 4507-4510. Preface for Special Issue: Organometallic Actinide and Lanthanide Chemistry, of which I was a Guest Editor.

Johnson, S.A.; Higgins, R.; Abu-Omar, M.M.; Shores, M.P.; Bart, S.C.* "Mechanistic Insights into Concerted C-C Reductive Elimination from Homoleptic Uranium Alkyls" Organometallics, 2017, 36, 3491-3497.

Coughlin, E.J.; Zeller, M.; Bart, S.C.* "Neodymium (III) Complexes Capable of Multi-Electron Redox Chemistry" Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2017, 56, 12142-12145. Winner of a 2018 Innovations in Fuel Cycle Research Award:

Anderson, N.H.; Xie, J.; Ray, D.; Zeller, M.; Gagliardi, L.; Bart, S.C.* Elucidating Bonding Preferences in Tetrakis(imido)uranate(VI) Dianions Nature Chemistry, 2017, in press.

Tatebe, C.J.; Zeller, M.; Bart, S.C.* [2pi+2pi] Cycloaddition of Isocyanates to Uranium (IV) Imido Complexes for the Synthesis of U(IV) K2-Ureato Compounds Inorganic Chemistry 2017, 56, 1956-1965.

Kiernicki, J.J.; Staun, S.L.; Zeller, M.; Bart, S.C.* A Uranium (IV) Triamide Species with Bronsted Basic Ligand Character: Metal-Ligand Cooperativity in the f Block Organometallics, 2017, 36, 665-672.

Kiernicki, J.J.; Zeller, M.; Bart, S.C.* Facile Reductive Silylation of UO22+ to Uranium (IV) Chloride Angewandte Chemie International Edition 2017, 56, 1097-1100.

Johnson, S.A.; Tatebe, C.J.; Gonzalez, S.; Zeller, M.; Bart, S.C.* Synthesis and Characterization of Hydrotris(3-phenylpyrazolyl)borate Ligands on Low-Valent Uranium Polyhedron 2017, 125, 107-112.


Kiernicki, J.J.; Higgins, R.F.; Kraft, S.J.; Zeller, M.; Shores, M.P.; Bart, S.C.* Elucidating the mechanism of uranium mediated diazene N=N bond cleavage Inorganic Chemistry, 2016, 55, 11854-11866.

Kiernicki, J.J.; Ferrier, M.G.; Lezama Pacheco, J.S.; La Pierre, H.S.; Stein, B.W.; Zeller, M.; Kozimor, S.A.; Bart, S.C.* Examining the Effects of Ligand Variation on the Electronic Structure of Uranium Bis(imido) Species Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2016, 138, 13941-13951.

Kiernicki, J.J.; Harwood, J. S.; Fanwick, P. E.; Bart, S.C.* Reductive Silylation of Cp*UO2(MesPDIMe) Promoted by Lewis Bases Dalton Transactions 2016, 45, 3111-3119. Winner of a 2016 Innovations in Fuel Cycle Research Award

Matson, E.M.; Kiernicki, J.J.; Fanwick, P.E.; Bart, S.C.* Expanding the Family of Uranium(III) Alkyls: Synthesis and Characterization of Mixed-Ligand Derivatives European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry 2016, 2016(15-16), 2527-2533. Invited Cluster Issue: The Significance of Scorpionate Ligands 50 Years On.


Kiernicki, J.J.; Cladis, D.P.; Fanwick, P.E.; Zeller, M.; Bart, S.C. Synthesis, Characterization, and Stoichiometric U-O Bond Scission in Uranyl Species Supported by Pyridine(diimine) Ligand Radicals Journal of the American Chemical Society 2015, 137, 11115 - 11125. Spotlight article.

Clark, C.L.; Lockhart, J.J.; Fanwick, P.E.; Bart, S.C.* Synthesis of Low-Valent Uranium Fluorides by C-F Bond Activation Chemical Communications 2015, 51, 14084 - 14087.

Pattenaude, S.A.; Kuehner, C.S.; Dorfner, W.L.; Schelter, E.J.; Fanwick, P.E.; Bart, S.C.*, Spectroscopic and Structural Elucidation of Uranium Dioxophenoxazine Complexes, Inorganic Chemistry, 2015, 54, 6520-6527.

Anderson, N.H.; Yin, H.; Kiernicki, J.J.; Fanwick, P.E.; Schelter, E.J.; Bart, S.C.*, Exploration of Uranium Tris(Imido) Complexes: Synthesis, Characterization, and Reduction Chemistry of U(NDIPP)3(THF)3, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2015, 54, 9386-9389.

Johnson, S.A.; Kiernicki, J.J.; Fanwick, P.E.; Bart, S.C.*, New Benzylpotassium Reagents and Their Utility for the Synthesis of Homoleptic Uranium(IV) Benzyl Derivatives, Organometallics, 2015, 34, 2889-2895.

Anderson, N.H.; Odoh, S.; Williams, U.J.; Lewis, A.J.; Wagner, G.L.; Lezama Pacheco, J.; Kozimor, S.A.; Fanwick, P.E.; Gagliardi, L.; Schelter, E.J.; Bart, S.C.*, Investigation of the Electronic Ground States for a Reduced Pyridine(diimine) Uranium Series: Evidence for a Ligand Tetraanion Stabilized by a Uranium Dimer, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2015, 137, 4690-4700.

Johnson, S.A.; Bart, S.C.*, Achievements in Uranium Alkyl Chemistry: Celebrating Sixty Years of Synthetic Pursuits, Dalton Transactions, 2015, 44, 7710-7726.


Matson, E.M.; Kiernicki, J.J.; Anderson, N.H.; Fanwick, P.E.; Bart, S.C.*, Isolation of a Uranium(III) Benzophenone Ketyl Radical that Displays Redox-Active Ligand Behaviour, Dalton Transactions, 2014, 43(48), 17885-17888.

Matson, E.M.; Breshears, A.T.; Kiernicki, J.J.; Newell, B.S.; Fanwick, P.E.; Shores, M.P.; Walensky, J.R.; Bart, S.C.*, Trivalent Uranium Phenylchalcogenide Complexes: Exploring the Bonding and Reactivity with CS2 in the Tp*2UEPh Series (E = O, S, Se, Te), Inorganic Chemistry, 2014, 53(24), 12977-12985.

Anderson, N.H.; Odoh, S.; Yao, Y.; Williams, U.J.; Schaefer, B.A.; Kiernicki, J.J.; Lewis, A.J.; Goshert, M.D.; Fanwick, P.E.; Schelter, E.J.; Walensky, J.R.; Gagliardi, L.; Bart, S.C.* , Harnessing Redox-Activity for the Formation of Uranium Tris(imido) Compounds, Nature Chemistry, 2014, 6(10), 919-926.

Kiernicki, J.J.; Fanwick, P.E.; Bart, S.C.*, Utility of a Redox-Active Pyridine(diimine) Chelate in Facilitating Two Electron Oxidative Addition Chemistry at Uranium, Chemical Communications, 2014, 50(60), 8189-8192.

Matson, E.M.; Franke, S.M.; Anderson, N.H.; Cook, T.D.; Fanwick, P.E.; Bart, S.C.*, Radical Reductive Elimination from Tetrabenzyluranium Mediated by an Iminoquinone Ligand, Organometallics, 2014, 33, 1964-1971.

Kiernicki, J.J.; Newell, B.S.; Matson, E.M.; Anderson, N.H.; Fanwick, P.E.; Shores, M.P.; Bart, S.C.* , Multi-electron C-O Bond Activation Mediated by A Family of Reduced Uranium Complexes, Inorganic Chemistry, 2014, 53, 3730-3741.

Russell, S.K.; Hoyt, J.M.; Bart, S.C.; Milsmann, C.; Stieber, S.C.E.; Semproni, S.P.; DeBeer, S.; Chirik, P.J., Synthesis, electronic structure and reactivity of bis(imino)pyridine iron carbene complexes: evidence for a carbene radical, Chemical Science, 2014, 5(3), 1168-1174.


Matson, E.M.; Goshert, M.D.; Kiernicki, J.J.; Newell, B.S.; Fanwick, P.E.; Shores, M.P.; Walensky, J.R.; Bart, S.C.*, Synthesis of Terminal Uranium(IV) Disulfido and Diselenido Compounds by Activation of Elemental Sulfur and Selenium, Chemistry - A European Journal, 2013, 19(48), 16176-16180.

Napoline, J. W.; Kraft, S.J.; Matson, E.M.; Fanwick, P.E.; Bart, S.C.*; Thomas, C.M., Tris(phosphinoamide)-Supported Uranium-Cobalt Heterobimetallic Complexes Featuring Co → U Dative Interactions, Inorganic Chemistry, 2013, 52(20), 12170-12177.

Matson, E.M.; Opperwall, S.R.; Fanwick, P.E.; Bart, S.C.*<, Oxidative Addition’ of Halogens to Uranium(IV) Bis(amidophenolate) Complexes, Inorganic Chemistry, 2013, 52, 7295-7304.

Kraft, S.J.; Fanwick, P.E.; Bart, S.C.*, Exploring the Insertion Chemistry of Tetrabenzyluranium Using Carbonyls and Organoazides, Organometallics, 2013, 32, 3279-3285.

Mrutu, A.; Barnes, C.L.; Bart, S.C.; Walensky, J.R.*<, Bringing Redox Reactivity to a Redox Inactive Metal Center - E-I (E = C, Si) Bond Cleavage with a Thorium Bis(α-diimine) Complex, European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry, 2013, 2013, 4050-4055.

Cladis, D.P (G); Kiernicki, J.J (G); Fanwick, P.E; Bart S.C* , Multi-electron Reduction Facilitated by a Trianionic Pyridine(diimine) Ligand, Chemical Communications (Invited Article: 2013 Emerging Investigators Issue), 2013, 49, 4169-4171.

Matson, E.M. (G); Forrest, W.P. (G); Fanwick, P.E.; Bart, S.C.* , Synthesis and Reactivity of Trivalent Tp*U(CH2Ph)2(THF): Insertion vs Oxidation at Low-Valent Uranium-Carbon Bonds, Organometallics . (Invited Article: Forum: Recent Advances in Organo-f-Element Chemistry), 2013, 32, 1484-1492.


Matson, E.M. (G); Fanwick, P.E.; Bart, S.C.* , Diazoalkane Reduction for the Synthesis of Uranium Hydrazonido Complexes, European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry (Cover Article), 2012, 33, 5471-5478.

Matson, E.M. (G); Fanwick, P.E.; Bart, S.C.* , Use of Alkylsodium Reagents for the Synthesis of Trivalent Uranium Alkyl Complexes, Organometallics, 2012, 31, 4467-4473.

Matson, E.M. (G); Crestani, M.G. (P); Fanwick, P.E.; Bart, S.C.* , Synthesis of U(IV) Imidos From Tp*2U(CH2Ph) by Extrusion of Bibenzyl., Dalton Transactions (Invited Article: New Talent Americas), 2012, 41, 7952-7958.

Kraft, S.J. (G); Fanwick, P.E.; Bart, S.C.* , Carbon-Carbon Reductive Elimination from Homoleptic Uranium (IV) Alkyls Induced by Redox-Active Ligands, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2012, 134, 6160-6168.

Li Manni, G.; Walensky, J.; Kraft, S.J. (G); Forrest, W.P. (G); Hall, M.B.;* Gagliardi, L.*; Bart, S.C.*, Computational Insights into Uranium Complexes Supported by Redox-Active α-Diimine Ligands, Inorganic Chemistry, 2012, 51, 2058-2064.

Mohammad, A. (P); Cladis, D.P. (G); Forrest, W.P. (G); Fanwick, P.E.; Bart, S.C.* , Reductive Heterocoupling Mediated by Cp*2U(2,2′-bpy), Chemical Communications, 2012, 48, 1671-1673.


Matson, E.M.; Fanwick, P.E.; Bart, S.C.* , Formation of Trivalent U–C, U–N, and U–S Bonds and their Reactivity Towards Carbonyls, Organometallics, 2011, 30, 5753-5762.

Kraft, S.J. Williams, U.J.; Daly, S.R.; Schelter, E.; Kozimor, S.A.; Boland, K.S.; Kikkawa, J.M.; Forrest, W.P.; Christensen, C.N.; Schwarz, D.E. Fanwick, P.E.; Clark, D.L.; Conradson, S.D.; Bart, S.C.*, Synthesis, Characterization and Multi-Electron Reduction Chemistry of Uranium Supported by Redox-Active α-Diimine Ligands, Inorganic Chemistry, 2011.

Matson, E.M.; Forrest, W.P.; Fanwick, P.E.; Bart, S.C.*, Functionalization of Carbon Dioxide and Carbon Disulfide Using a Stable Uranium(III) Alkyl Complex, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2011, 133, 4949-4954.


Bart, S.C.*; Kraft, S.J.; Fanwick, P.E. , Crystallographic Evidence of a Base-Free Uranium(IV) Terminal Oxo Species, Inorganic Chemistry, 2010, 49, 7620 - 7622.

Kraft, S.J.; Fanwick, P.E.; Bart, S.C.*, Synthesis and Characterization of a Uranium(III) Complex Containing a Redox-Actove 2,2'-Bipyridine Ligand, Inorganic Chemistry, 2010, 49, 1103 - 1110.

Lam, O.P.; Bart, S.C.; Kameo, H.; Heinemann, F.W.; Meyer, K.*, Insights into the Mechanism of Carbonate Fromation Through Reductive Cleavage of Carbon Dioxide with Low-valent Uranium Centers, Chemical Communications, 2010, 46, 3137 - 3139.


Bart, S.C.; Heinemann, F.W.; Anthon, C.; Hauser, C.; Meyer, K.*, A New Tripodal Ligand System with Steric and Electronic Modularity for Uranium Coordination Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, 2009, 48, 9419-9426.

Bowman, A.C.; Bart, S.C.; Heinemann, F.W.; Meyer, K.; Chirik, P.J.* , Synthesis of Bis(imino)pyridine Iron Amide and Ammonia Compounds from an N-H Transfer Agent., Inorganic Chemistry (Cover Article), 2009, 48, 5587 - 5589.

Wile, B.M.; Trovitch, R.J.; Bart, S.C.; Tondreau, A.M.; Lobkovsky, E.; Milsmann, C.; Bill, E.; Wieghardt, K.; Chirik, P.J.* , Reduction Chemistry of Aryl- and Alkyl-Substituted Bis(imino)pyridine Iron Dihalide Compounds: Molecular and Electronic Structures of [(PDI)2Fe] Derivatives., Inorganic Chemistry, 2009, 48, 4190 - 4200.


Fox, A.R.; Bart, S.C.; Meyer, K.*; Cummins, C.C.*, Towards Uranium Catalysis, Nature, 2008, 455, 341 - 349.

Bart, S.C.; Anthon, C.; Heinemann, F.W.; Bill, E.; Edelstein, N.M.; Meyer, K.*, Carbon Dioxide Activation with Sterically Pressured Mid- and High-Valent Uranium Complexes, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2008, 430, 12536 - 12546.

Bart, S.C. Meyer, K., Highlights in Uranium Coordination Chemistry, Structure and Bonding (Berlin, Germany), 2008, 127, 119-176.

Bart, S.C.; Meyer, K., Ligands for Small Molecule Activation, Advances in Inorganic Chemistry, 2008, 60, 1-30.


Bart, S. C.; Lobkovsky, E.; Bill, E.; Wieghardt, K.; Chirik, P. J., Neutral-Ligand Complexes of Bis(imino)pyridine Iron: Synthesis, Structure, and Spectroscopy, Inorganic Chemistry, 2007, 46, 7055-7063.

Bart, S.C.; Bowman, A.C.; Lobkovsky, E.; Chirik, P.J, Iron Diazoalkane Chemistry: N-N Bond Hydrogenation and Intramolecular Alkane Dehydrogenation, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2007, 129, 7212 - 7213.


Bart, S. C.; Chlopek, K.; Bill, E.; Bouwkamp, M. W.; Lobkovsky, E.; Neese, F.; Wieghardt, K.; Chirik, P. J., Electronic Structure of Bis(imino)pyridine Iron Dichloride, Monochloride, and Neutral Ligand Complexes: A Combined Structural, Spectroscopic, and Computational Study, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2006, 128, 13901-13912.

Bart, S.C., Lobkovsky, E., Bill, E. and Chirik, P.J., Synthesis and Hydrogenation of Bis(imino)pyridine Iron Imides, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2006, 128, 5302 - 5303.


Bouwkamp, M.W.; Bart, S.C.; Hawrelak, E.J.; Trovitch, R.J.; Lobkovsky, E.; Chirik, P.J., Square Planar Bis(imino)pyridine iron halide and alkyl complexes, Chemical Communications, 2005, 27, 3406 - 3408.

Bart, S.C.; Hawrelak, E.J.; Lobkovsky, E.; Chirik, P.J., Low-Valent α-Diimine Iron Complexes for Catalytic Olefin Hydrogenation, Organometallics, 2005, 24, 5518 - 5527.


Bart, S.C.; Lobkovsky, E.; Chirik, P.J., Preparation, Molecular and Electronic Structures of High Spin, Square Pyramidal Iron (0) bis-Dinitrogen andbis-Silane Complexes and Their Application to Catalytic Hydrogenation and Hydrosilation, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2004, 126, 13794 - 13807.

Bart, S.C.; Hawrelak, E.J.; Schmisseur, A.K.; Lobkovsky, E.; Chirik, P.J., Synthesis, Reactivity, and Solid State Structures of Four-Coordinate Iron(II) and Manganese(II) Alkyl Complexes, Organometallics, 2004, 23, 237 - 246.


Bart, S.C.; Chirik, P.J., Selective, Catalytic Carbon-Carbon Bond Activation and Functionalization Promoted by Late Transition Metal Catalysts, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2003, 125, 886 - 887.