James M Takacs

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1977 …2019

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A comprehensive review of the applications of transition metal-catalyzed reactions to solid phase synthesis

Kingsbury, C. L., Mehrman, S. J. & Takacs, J. M., Sep 1999, In : Current Organic Chemistry. 3, 5, p. 497-555 59 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

40 Scopus citations

Activated water desorption from poly(methylvinylidene cyanide)

Ilie, C. C., Jacobson, P. A., Yakovkin, I. N., Rosa, L. G., Poulsen, M., Sahadeva Reddy, D., Takacs, J. M. & Dowben, P. A., Jul 12 2007, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 111, 27, p. 7742-7746 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Amide-directed catalytic asymmetric hydroboration of trisubstituted alkenes

Smith, S. M. & Takacs, J. M., 2010, In : Journal of the American Chemical Society. 132, 6, p. 1740-1741 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

74 Scopus citations

Angle resolved thermal desorption studies for poly(methylvinylidene cyanide) and poly(vinylidenefluoride trifluoroethylene)

Ilie, C. C., Jacobson, P. A., Poulsen, M., Rosa, L. G., Sahadeva-Reddy, D., Takacs, J. M., Ducharme, S. & Dowben, P. A., 2006, Responsive Soft Matter: Chemistry and Physics for Assemblages, Films and Forms. Materials Research Society, p. 97-102 6 p. (Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings; vol. 947).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

An improved procedure for the two carbon homologation of esters to α, β-unsaturated esters

Takacs, J. M., Helle, M. A. & Seely, F. L., 1986, In : Tetrahedron Letters. 27, 11, p. 1257-1260 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

70 Scopus citations

A removable auxiliary for amidomercuration reactions: The stereocontrolled preparation of vicinal aminoalcohols

Takacs, J. M., Helle, M. A. & Yang, L., 1989, In : Tetrahedron Letters. 30, 14, p. 1777-1780 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

A removable auxiliary for amidomercuration reactions: The stereoselective preparation of substituted n-acyl pyrrolidines and piperidines

Takacs, J. M., Helle, M. A. & Takusagawa, F., 1989, In : Tetrahedron Letters. 30, 52, p. 7321-7324 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Asymmetric Catalysis Using Self-Assembled Chiral Bidentate P,P-Ligands

Takacs, J. M., Reddy, D. S., Moteki, S. A., Wu, D. & Palencia, H., Apr 14 2004, In : Journal of the American Chemical Society. 126, 14, p. 4494-4495 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

150 Scopus citations
26 Scopus citations

Biotinyl-methyl 4-(amidomethyl)benzoate is a competitive inhibitor of human biotinidase

Kobza, K. A., Chaiseeda, K., Sarath, G., Takacs, J. M. & Zempleni, J., Dec 2008, In : Journal of Nutritional Biochemistry. 19, 12, p. 826-832 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Carbon Nucleophiles in the Mitsunobu Reaction. Mono- and Dialkylation of Bis(2,2,2-trifluoroethyl) Malonates

Takacs, J. M., Xu, Z., Jiang, X. T., Leonov, A. P. & Theriot, G. C., Oct 31 2002, In : Organic Letters. 4, 22, p. 3843-3845 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Scopus citations

Catalytic asymmetric hydroboration of β,γ-unsaturated Weinreb amides: Striking influence of the borane

Smith, S. M., Uteuliyev, M. & Takacs, J. M., 2011, In : Chemical Communications. 47, 27, p. 7812-7814 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Catalytic cobalt-mediated reductive carbocyclizations

Takacs, J. M. & Mehrman, S. J., Apr 15 1996, In : Tetrahedron Letters. 37, 16, p. 2749-2752 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Catalytic iron-mediated ene carbocyclizations: formal [4+4]-ene reactions of triene esters

Takacs, J. M., Newsome, P. W., Kuehn, C. & Takusagawa, F., 1990, In : Tetrahedron. 46, 16, p. 5507-5522 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Scopus citations

Catalytic iron-mediated ene carbocyclizations of trienes: The stereoselecitve preparation of N-acylpiperidines

E. Takacs, B. & M. Takacs, J., 1990, In : Tetrahedron Letters. 31, 20, p. 2865-2868 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Scopus citations
53 Scopus citations

Catalytic iron-mediated ene carbocyclizations of trienes: Investigations into the stereoselective formation of some bicyclic lactams and amines.

Takacs, J. M., Weidner, J. J. & Takacs, B. E., Sep 24 1993, In : Tetrahedron Letters. 34, 39, p. 6219-6222 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations

Catalytic iron-mediated enediene carbocyclizations: The enantioselective synthesis of a homologue of the alkaloid (-)-protoemetinol

Takacs, J. M. & Boito, S. C., Apr 24 1995, In : Tetrahedron Letters. 36, 17, p. 2941-2944 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations

Catalytic Iron-Mediated Enediene Carbocyclizations: Investigations into the Stereoselective Formation of Bicyclic Ring Systems

Takacs, J. M., Weidner, J. J., Newsome, P. W., Takacs, B. E., Chidambaram, R. & Shoemaker, R., Jun 1 1995, In : Journal of Organic Chemistry. 60, 11, p. 3473-3486 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations

Catalytic Iron-Mediated Triene Carbocyclizations: Stereoselective Five-Membered Ring Forming Carbocyclizations

Takacs, J. M., Myoung, Y. C. & Anderson, L. G., Nov 1 1994, In : Journal of Organic Chemistry. 59, 23, p. 6928-6942 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Scopus citations

Catalytic palladium-mediat{approaches the limit}d tetraene carbocyclizations: Enamine trapping reagents

Takacs, J. M. & Zhu, J., 1990, In : Tetrahedron Letters. 31, 8, p. 1117-1120 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Scopus citations

Catalytic palladium-mediated bisdiene carbocyclizations: Bisdiene to enediene cycloisomerizations

Takacs, J. M., Clement, F., Zhu, J., Chandramouli, S. V. & Gong, X., 1997, In : Journal of the American Chemical Society. 119, 25, p. 5804-5817 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

Catalytic palladium-mediated tetraene carbocyclizations: The efficient stereochemical control of newly formed methyl-bearing stereocenters

Takacs, J. M. & Chandramouli, S. V., Dec 5 1994, In : Tetrahedron Letters. 35, 49, p. 9165-9168 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations
6 Scopus citations

Catalytic Palladium-Mediated Tetraene Carbocyclizations: The Cycloisomerizations of Acyclic Tetraenes to Cyclized Trienes

Takacs, J. M., Zhu, J. & Chandramouli, S., Jan 1 1992, In : Journal of the American Chemical Society. 114, 2, p. 773-774 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Scopus citations

Catalytic Palladium-Mediated Tetraene Carbocyclizations: 1,2- and 1,4-Stereochemical Control in a Polycyclization Reaction

Takacs, J. M. & Chandramouli, S. V., Dec 17 1993, In : Journal of Organic Chemistry. 58, 26, p. 7315-7317 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations

Catalytic Palladium-Mediated Tetraene Carbocyclizations

Takacs, J. M. & Zhu, J., Oct 1 1989, In : Journal of Organic Chemistry. 54, 22, p. 5193-5195 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations

Catalytic Rhodium-Mediated Tetraene Carbocyclizations

Takacs, J. M. & Lawson, E. C., Dec 1 1994, In : Organometallics. 13, 12, p. 4787-4793 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Catalytic Transition-Metal-Mediated Tetraene Carbocyclizations: A New Carbocyclization via Hydrosilylation?

Takacs, J. M. & Chandramouli, S., 1990, In : Organometallics. 9, 11, p. 2877-2880 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

Chiral enolate design

Evans, D. A., Takacs, J. M., McGee, L. R., Ennis, M. D., Mathre, D. J. & Bartroli, J., Jan 1 1981, In : Pure and Applied Chemistry. 53, 6, p. 1109-1127 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

249 Scopus citations

Chirality-Directed Self-Assembly: An Enabling Strategy for Ligand Scaffold Optimization

Takacs, J. M., Moteki, S. A. & Reddy, D. S., Feb 21 2008, Supramolecular Catalysis. Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, p. 235-253 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2 Scopus citations

Click-connected ligand scaffolds: macrocyclic chelates for asymmetric hydrogenation

Qing, Z. & Takacs, J. M., Feb 21 2008, In : Organic Letters. 10, 4, p. 545-548 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations

Comparison of the electronic structure of two polymers with strong dipole ordering

Xiao, J., Rosa, L. G., Poulsen, M., Feng, D. Q., Sahadeva Reddy, D., Takacs, J. M., Cai, L., Zhang, J., Ducharme, S. & Dowben, P. A., Apr 5 2006, In : Journal of Physics Condensed Matter. 18, 13, p. L155-L161

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations

Controlling mode selectivity in palladium-catalyzed bisdiene carbocyclizations: Optimizing for cyclization-trapping over cycloisomerization

Takacs, J. M., Schroeder, S. D., Han, J., Gifford, M., Jiang, X. T., Saleh, T., Vayalakkada, S. & Yap, A. H., Oct 2 2003, In : Organic Letters. 5, 20, p. 3595-3598 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

Crystal engineering in two dimensions: control of planar packing by design of new amphiphiles

Eckhardt, C. J., Peachey, N. M., Takacs, J. M. & Uphaus, R. A., Apr 15 1994, In : Thin Solid Films. 242, 1-2, p. 67-73 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Effect of beam attenuation on photorefractive grating erasure

Liphardt, M., Goonesekera, A., Ducharme, S., Takacs, J. M. & Zhang, L., Oct 1996, In : Journal of the Optical Society of America B: Optical Physics. 13, 10, p. 2252-2260 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Effect of polar additives on hole mobilities in photorefractive polymers

Goonesekera, A. W., Ducharme, S. & Takacs, J. M., 1997, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 3144, p. 195-206 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

2 Scopus citations

Efficient amide-directed catalytic asymmetric hydroboration

Smith, S. M., Thacker, N. C. & Takacs, J. M., Mar 26 2008, In : Journal of the American Chemical Society. 130, 12, p. 3734-3735 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

92 Scopus citations

Electric-field dependence of the laser-induced holographic grating relaxation of a photorefractive polymer

Wang, C. H., Ma, R. J., Zhang, X. Q., Ducharme, S. & Takacs, J. M., 1993, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Publ by Int Soc for Optical Engineering, p. 262-270 9 p. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 1775).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Electric-field stabilization and competition of gratings in a photorefractive polymer

Ducharme, S., Takacs, J. M., Zhang, L. & Jones, B., Jan 15 1993, In : Optics Letters. 18, 2, p. 152-154 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations

Electronic structure evidence for all-trans poly(methylvinylidene cyanide)

Xiao, J., Poulsen, M., Sahadeva Reddy, D., Takacs, J. M., Losovyj, Y. B. & Dowben, P. A., Aug 2008, In : Polymer Engineering and Science. 48, 8, p. 1649-1654 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Electron paramagnetic resonance and in situ photosensitivity investigation of the photorefractive polymer BisA-NAS:DEH

Darwish, A., Kukhtarev, N. V., Copland, R., Sliz, R., Venkateswarlu, P., Caulfield, H. J., Ducharme, S., Takacs, J. M. & Zhang, L., 1995, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Ducharme, S. & Borsenberger, P. M. (eds.). p. 102-108 7 p. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 2526).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Enantioselective alkylation of chiral enolates

Evans, D. A. & Takacs, J. M., 1980, In : Tetrahedron Letters. 21, 44, p. 4233-4236 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

202 Scopus citations

Enantioselective desymmetrization via carbonyl-directed catalytic asymmetric hydroboration and Suzuki-Miyaura cross-coupling

Hoang, G. L., Yang, Z. D., Smith, S. M., Pal, R., Miska, J. L., Pérez, D. E., Pelter, L. S. W., Zeng, X. C. & Takacs, J. M., Feb 20 2015, In : Organic Letters. 17, 4, p. 940-943 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Enantioselective Diels-Alder reactions: Room temperature bis(oxazoline)-zinc, -magnesium, and -copper triflate catalysts

Takacs, J. M., Lawson, E. C., Reno, M. J., Youngman, M. A. & Quincy, D. A., Sep 25 1997, In : Tetrahedron Asymmetry. 8, 18, p. 3073-3078 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

48 Scopus citations

Enantioselective Diels-Alder reactions: Novel constrained bis(oxazoline) ligand-metal triflate catalysts

Takacs, J. M., Quincy, D. A., Shay, W., Jones, B. E. & Ross, C. R., Sep 25 1997, In : Tetrahedron Asymmetry. 8, 18, p. 3079-3087 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

57 Scopus citations

Enantioselective γ-borylation of unsaturated amides and stereoretentive Suzuki-Miyaura cross-coupling

Hoang, G. L. & Takacs, J. M., 2017, In : Chemical Science. 8, 6, p. 4511-4516 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations
66 Scopus citations

Facile access to functionalized chiral secondary benzylic boronic esters: Via catalytic asymmetric hydroboration

Chakrabarty, S., Palencia, H., Morton, M. D., Carr, R. O. & Takacs, J. M., 2019, In : Chemical Science. 10, 18, p. 4854-4861 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
5 Scopus citations

Femtosecond luminescence dynamics in a nonlinear optical organic dendrimer

Varnavski, O., Leanov, A., Liu, L. & Takacs, J., 2000, In : Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics. 61, 19, p. 12732-12738 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations