James M Takacs

  • 4003 Citations
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1977 …2019

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Article

Iron-catalyzed enediene carbocyclizations. The total synthesis of (-)-gibboside

Takacs, J. M., Vayalakkada, S., Mehrman, S. J. & Kingsbury, C. L., Nov 11 2002, In : Tetrahedron Letters. 43, 46, p. 8417-8420 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Large Nonlinear Refraction and Higher Order Nonlinear Optical Effects in a Novel Organic Dendrimer

Varnavski, O., Leanov, A., Liu, L., Takacs, J. & Goodson, T., Jan 20 2000, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 104, 2, p. 179-188 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

58 Scopus citations

Ligand-Controlled Regiodivergent Enantioselective Rhodium-Catalyzed Alkene Hydroboration

Bochat, A. J., Shoba, V. M. & Takacs, J. M., Jul 8 2019, In : Angewandte Chemie - International Edition. 58, 28, p. 9434-9438 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Ligand scaffold optimization of a supramolecular hydrogenation catalyst: Analyzing the influence of key structural subunits on reactivity and selectivity

Thacker, N. C., Moteki, S. A. & Takacs, J. M., Dec 7 2012, In : ACS Catalysis. 2, 12, p. 2743-2752 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Low-field hole mobility in a photorefractive polymer

Goonesekera, A., Ducharme, S., Takacs, J. M. & Zhang, L., Nov 22 1997, In : Journal of Chemical Physics. 107, 20, p. 8709-8712 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Mechanistic insights into carbonyl-directed rhodium-catalyzed hydroboration: Ab initio study of a cyclic γ,δ-unsaturated amide

Yang, Z. D., Pal, R., Hoang, G. L., Zeng, X. C. & Takacs, J. M., Mar 7 2014, In : ACS Catalysis. 4, 3, p. 763-771 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations
160 Scopus citations

N-heterocyclic carbene-palladium catalysts for the bisdiene cyclization-trapping reaction with sulfonamides under thermal and microwave conditions

Takacs, J. M., Venkataraman, S., Andrews, R. N. & Pelter, L. S. W., Dec 1 2005, In : Journal of Organometallic Chemistry. 690, 24-25, p. 6205-6209 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Oligo(vinylidene fluoride) Langmuir-Blodgett films studied by spectroscopic ellipsometry and the density functional theory

Korlacki, R., Johnson, J. T., Kim, J., Ducharme, S., Thompson, D. W., Fridkin, V. M., Ge, Z. & Takacs, J. M., 2008, In : Journal of Chemical Physics. 129, 6, 064704.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Palladium-catalyzed bisdiene carbocyclizations: Cycloisomerizations of bisdienes bearing an ester substituent

Takacs, J. M., Jaber, M. R., Strakhov, A. V. & Athalye, R. V., Jul 9 1998, In : Tetrahedron Letters. 39, 28, p. 5003-5006 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Palladium-Catalyzed Bisdiene Carbocyclizations: A Facile [3 + 2] Cycloaddition Reaction Mode

Takacs, J. M. & Leonov, A. P., Nov 13 2003, In : Organic Letters. 5, 23, p. 4317-4320 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Palladium-catalyzed regiocontrolled and stereoselective alkylations of bis(trifluoroethyl) malonates with dienyl alcohols

Takacs, J. M., Jiang, X. T. & Leonov, A. P., Sep 8 2003, In : Tetrahedron Letters. 44, 37, p. 7075-7079 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Phosphonamide Stabilized Allylic Carbanions. New Homoenolate Anion Equivalents

Evans, D. A., Takacs, J. M. & Hurst, K. M., Feb 1 1979, In : Journal of the American Chemical Society. 101, 2, p. 371-378 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

110 Scopus citations
8 Scopus citations

Photoconductivity and grating response time of a photorefractive polymer

Jones, B. E., Ducharme, S., Liphardt, M., Goonesekera, A., Takacs, J. M., Zhang, L. & Athalye, R., Jun 1994, In : Journal of the Optical Society of America B: Optical Physics. 11, 6, p. 1064-1072 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Scopus citations

Preparation of chiral oxazolidin-2-ones and vicinal amino alcohols

Takacs, J. M., Jaber, M. R. & Vellekoop, A. S., Apr 17 1998, In : Journal of Organic Chemistry. 63, 8, p. 2742-2748 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

52 Scopus citations

Preparation of D-cycloserine and 13C-labeled D-cycloserine

Thacker, N. C., Molnár-Tóth, J., Miska, J. L., Barletta, R. G. & Takacs, J. M., 2012, In : Heterocycles. 86, 2, p. 1575-1582 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations
19 Scopus citations

Regio- and diastereoselective boron-mediated aldol reactions of chiral α,β,γ,δ-unsaturated N-acyloxazolidinones

Takacs, J. M., Jaber, M. R., Swanson, B. J. & Mehrman, S. J., Dec 24 1998, In : Tetrahedron Asymmetry. 9, 24, p. 4313-4324 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Remarkable levels of enantioswitching in catalytic asymmetric hydroboration

Smith, S. M. & Takacs, J. M., Oct 15 2010, In : Organic Letters. 12, 20, p. 4612-4615 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations

Remarkably Facile Borane-Promoted, Rhodium-Catalyzed Asymmetric Hydrogenation of Tri- and Tetrasubstituted Alkenes

Shoba, V. M. & Takacs, J. M., Apr 26 2017, In : Journal of the American Chemical Society. 139, 16, p. 5740-5743 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Rhodium-catalyzed asymmetric hydroboration of γ,δ-unsaturated amide derivatives: δ-borylated amides

Hoang, G. L., Zhang, S. & Takacs, J. M., 2018, In : Chemical Communications. 54, 38, p. 4838-4841 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Rhodium-catalyzed asymmetric hydrogenation using self-assembled chiral bidentate ligands

Takacs, J. M., Chaiseeda, K., Moteki, S. A., Reddy, D. S., Wu, D. & Chandra, K., Feb 2006, In : Pure and Applied Chemistry. 78, 2, p. 501-509 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

55 Scopus citations

Ruthenium-Catalyzed Amination of Secondary Alcohols Using Borrowing Hydrogen Methodology

Marichev, K. O. & Takacs, J. M., Apr 1 2016, In : ACS Catalysis. 6, 4, p. 2205-2210 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

80 Scopus citations

Separation of chiral phases in monolayer crystals of racemic amphiphiles

Eckhardt, C. J., Peachey, N. M., Swanson, D. R., Takacs, J. M., Khan, M. A., Gong, X., Kim, J. H., Wang, J. & Uphaus, R. A., 1993, In : Nature. 362, 6421, p. 614-616 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

152 Scopus citations

Single enantiomer, chiral donor-acceptor metal complexes from bisoxazoline pseudoracemates

Atkins, J. M., Moteki, S. A., DiMagno, S. G. & Takacs, J. M., Jun 22 2006, In : Organic Letters. 8, 13, p. 2759-2762 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

Surprisingly facile C-H activation in the course of oxime-directed catalytic asymmetric hydroboration

Thacker, N. C., Shoba, V. M., Geis, A. E. & Takacs, J. M., Dec 1 2015, In : Tetrahedron Letters. 56, 23, p. 3306-3310 5 p., 45600.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Suzuki-Miyaura coupling with high turnover number using an N-acyl-N-heterocyclic carbene palladacycle precursor

Palencia, H., Garcia-Jimenez, F. & Takacs, J. M., May 10 2004, In : Tetrahedron Letters. 45, 20, p. 3849-3853 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

54 Scopus citations
34 Scopus citations

Synthesis of Chiral Tertiary Boronic Esters by Oxime-Directed Catalytic Asymmetric Hydroboration

Shoba, V. M., Thacker, N. C., Bochat, A. J. & Takacs, J. M., Jan 22 2016, In : Angewandte Chemie - International Edition. 55, 4, p. 1465-1469 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Scopus citations

Synthesis of α-Methylene-γ-butyrolactones by Rearrangements of Cyclopropylcarbinyl Substrates

Hudriik, P. F., Takacs, J. M., Chou, D. T. W. & Rudnick, L. R., 1979, In : Journal of Organic Chemistry. 44, 5, p. 786-793 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

TADDOL-derived phosphites and phosphoramidites for efficient rhodium-catalyzed asymmetric hydroboration

Moteki, S. A., Wu, D., Chandra, K. L., Sahadeva Reddy, D. & Takacs, J. M., Jul 6 2006, In : Organic Letters. 8, 14, p. 3097-3100 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

56 Scopus citations

Targeting Methanopterin Biosynthesis to Inhibit Methanogenesis

Dumitru, R., Palencia, H., Schroeder, S. D., DeMontigny, B. A., Takacs, J. M., Rasche, M. E., Miner, J. L. & Ragsdale, S. W., Dec 2003, In : Applied and environmental microbiology. 69, 12, p. 7236-7241 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

The carbonyl insertion reactions of mixed tervalent phosphorus-organosilicon reagents

Evans, D. A., Hurst, K. M., Truesdale, L. K. & Takacs, J. M., 1977, In : Tetrahedron Letters. 18, 29, p. 2495-2498 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Scopus citations

The magnitude of the stereodirecting effect of an allylic alkoxy-substituent in an amidomercuration cyclization

Takacs, J. M., Helle, M. A., Sanyal, B. J. & Eberspacher, T. A., 1990, In : Tetrahedron Letters. 31, 47, p. 6765-6768 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

The selective formation of neutral, heteroleptic zinc(II) complexes via self-discrimination of chiral bisoxazoline racemates and pseudoracemates

Takacs, J. M., Hrvatin, P. M., Atkins, J. M., Reddy, D. S. & Clark, J. L., Feb 2005, In : New Journal of Chemistry. 29, 2, p. 263-265 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

48 Scopus citations

The synthesis, characterization, and photochemical crosslinking of an NLO epoxy polymer

Goodson, T., Takacs, J. M., Wang, C. H. & Zhang, L., Apr 1996, In : Journal of Nonlinear Optical Physics and Materials. 5, 2, p. 437-446 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Total Synthesis of the Polyether Antibiotic Ionomycin

Evans, D. A., Dow, R. L., Shih, T. L., Takacs, J. M. & Zahler, R., Jan 1990, In : Journal of the American Chemical Society. 112, 13, p. 5290-5313 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

235 Scopus citations

Transition-Metal-Catalyzed Carbon-Carbon Bond Forming Reactions: Regio- and Chemoselective Iron(0)-Catalyzed Diene to Olefin Cross-Coupling Reactions

Takacs, J. M., Anderson, L. G., Bindu Madhavan, G. V., Creswell, M. W., Seely, F. L. & Devroy, W. F., 1986, In : Organometallics. 5, 11, p. 2395-2398 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Scopus citations

Transltlon-Metal-Catalyzed Carbon-Carbon Bond Forming Reactions: Reglo- and Chemoselectlve Iron(0)-Catalyzed Dlene to Olefin Cross-Coupling Reactions

Takacs, J. M., Anderson, L. G., Bindu Madhavan, G. V., Creswell, M. W., Seely, F. L. & Devroy, W. F., 1986, In : Organometallics. 5, 11, p. 2398 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Two-stage optimization of a supramolecular catalyst for catalytic asymmetric hydroboration

Moteki, S. A., Toyama, K., Liu, Z., Ma, J., Holmes, A. E. & Takacs, J. M., Nov 30 2012, In : Chemical Communications. 48, 2, p. 263-265 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations

Unusual Ligand Directed Regioselectivity in the Iron Catalyzed Cross Coupling of Allylic Ethers to 2‐Substituted 1,3‐Dienes

Takacs, J. M., Anderson, L. G., Madhavan, G. V. B. & Seely, F. L., Oct 1987, In : Angewandte Chemie International Edition in English. 26, 10, p. 1013-1015 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Vibrational properties of ferroelectric β -vinylidene fluoride polymers and oligomers

Nakhmanson, S. M., Korlacki, R., Johnston, J. T., Ducharme, S., Ge, Z. & Takacs, J. M., May 27 2010, In : Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics. 81, 17, 174120.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

Water absorption and desorption from the dipole ordered polymer poly(methylvinylidene cyanide)

Jacobson, P. A., Ilie, C. C., Yakovkin, I. N., Poulsen, M., Reddy, D. S., Takacs, J. M. & Dowben, P. A., Aug 10 2006, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 110, 31, p. 15389-15392 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

γ-Selective directed catalytic asymmetric hydroboration of 1,1-disubstituted alkenes

Smith, S. M., Hoang, G. L., Pal, R., Khaled, M. O. B., Pelter, L. S. W., Zeng, X. C. & Takacs, J. M., Nov 21 2012, In : Chemical Communications. 48, 100, p. 12180-12182 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations
Chapter

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
Conference article

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

Influence of dipole moment of the transport agents on the carrier mobility in photorefractive polymers

Goonesekera, A., Ducharme, S. & Takacs, J. M., 1998, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 3471, p. 4-15 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

1 Scopus citations

New organic photorefractive material composed of a charge-transporting dendrimer and a stilbene chromophore

Bai, J., Ducharme, S., Leonov, A., Liu, L. & Takacs, J. M., 1999, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 3799, p. 22-30 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

1 Scopus citations