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Amide Dehydration Review Online

Congrats to Mohammed for having his mini-review on metal-catalyzed methods to dehydrate primary amides published in the Asian Journal of Organic Chemistry. …

Amide Dehydration Paper Hits 4,000 Views!

We are happy to see that our Pd-catalyzed dehydration of primary amides to make nitriles has been well-received!  We now have over…

Croatt Research Group Featured in UNCG Research Magazine!

There is a great article in the Spring 2019 UNCG Research Magazine about the research in the Croatt Group!  The end of…

Isocarbacyclin Analogue Paper Online!

Congrats to Ghina’a (Dr. Abu Deiab) on her recent paper in Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry!

Decarboxylation Paper is Online!

Congrats to Mohammed, Mark, and Matthew for having their study of protodecarboxylation of polyenoic acids appearing in Organic Letters!  In addition to…

Collaborative work with ECU researchers just published!

We are happy to have a collaborative publication with Drs. Sargent and Morehead published in Organometallics!  Congrats to Kate McPherson for some…

Latest Oberlies/Croatt collaborative publication is online!

Congrats to Mohammed, Pepe, Katsuya, and Jarrod on a fantastic paper in Organic Letters.  This was a collaborative effort where our group…

Dempsey (previous postdoc) Publishes First Paper!

Congrats to Dempsey for publishing his first independent paper in Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry!  It’s a fantastic method to synthesize para-substituted…

Mark Perez Awarded Honorable Mention at UNCG’s Undergraduate Research Expo!

Congrats to Mark Perez (Senior) for receiving an Honorable Mention at this year’s Undergraduate Research Expo!  He is working on a palladium-catalyzed…

Buthainah awarded a Graduate Research Fellowship from the NSF!

Congrats to Buthainah Al Rifaie (Undergrad, class of ’15) for being awarded a prestigious Graduate Research Fellowship from the National Science Foundation! …