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Outstanding Reviewers for Organic Chemistry Frontiers in 2017

We would like to highlight the Outstanding Reviewers for Organic Chemistry Frontiers in 2017, as selected by the editorial team, for their significant contribution to the journal. The reviewers have been chosen based on the number, timeliness and quality of the reports completed over the last 12 months.

We would like to say a big thank you to those individuals listed here as well as to all of the reviewers that have supported the journal. Each Outstanding Reviewer will receive a certificate to give recognition for their significant contribution.

Dr Lutz Ackermann, University of Gottingen, ORCID: 0000-0001-7034-8772

Dr Pier Giorgio Cozzi, University of Bologna, ORCID: 0000-0002-2677-101X

Dr Shuanhu Gao, East China Normal University, ORCID: 0000-0001-6919-4577

Dr Xuefeng Jiang, East China Normal University, ORCID: 0000-0002-1849-6572

Dr, Shigeki Matsunaga, University of Tokyo

Dr Agnieszka Nowak-Krol, University of Würzburg, ORCID: 0000-0003-0454-2491

Dr Feng Shi, Jiangsu Normal University, ORCID:0000-0003-3922-0708

Professor Min Shi, Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, ORCID:0000-0003-0016-5211

Professor Xiao-Feng Wu, Leibniz-Institut für Katalyse e. V. an der Universität Rostock (LIKAT), ORCID:0000-0001-6622-3328

Dr Jian Zhou, East China Normal University

We would also like to thank the Organic Chemistry Frontiers board and the organic chemistry  community for their continued support of the journal, as authors, reviewers and readers.

If you would like to become a reviewer for our journal, just email us with details of your research interests and an up-to-date CV or résumé.  You can find more details in our author and reviewer resource centre

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Hot Articles in February 2018

Organic Chemistry Frontiers is delighted to share with you the HOT articles of February 2018!

You can access these publications for free till 30th Apr 2018 by logging into your free Royal Society of Chemistry publishing personal account (http://pubs.rsc.org).

Synthesis of chiral γ-aminophosphonates through the organocatalytic hydrophosphonylation of azadienes with phosphites
Zheng Gu, Ji Zhou, Guo-Fang Jiang and Yong-Gui Zhou
Org. Chem. Front., 2018, Advance Article
http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7QO01158J

A concise synthesis of indene-based polycyclic compounds via FeCl3-catalyzed cascade cyclization
Xiang Su, Panpan Wu, Wenfeng Liu and Chao Chen
Org. Chem. Front., 2018, Advance Article
http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C8QO00004B

nBu4NOTf-promoted radical self-hydrogen transferring isomerization under transition metal-free conditions
Hong-Xing Zheng, Chuan-Zhi Yao, Jian-Ping Qu and Yan-Biao Kang
Org. Chem. Front., 2018, Advance Article
http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7QO01138E

A general and efficient Mn-catalyzed acceptorless dehydrogenative coupling of alcohols with hydroxides into carboxylates
Zhihui Shao, Yujie Wang, Yaqian Liu, Qian Wang, Xiaoling Fu and Qiang Liu
Org. Chem. Front., 2018, Advance Article
http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C8QO00023A

Syntheses and structures of [7]helicene and double helicene based on dithieno[2,3-b:2′,3′-d]thiophene
Xinming Liu, Huiliang Sun, Wan Xu, Shisheng Wan, Jianwu Shi, Chunli Li and Hua Wang
Org. Chem. Front., 2018, Advance Article
http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7QO01049D

Isolation, structural elucidation, and synthetic study of salviyunnanone A, an abietane derived diterpenoid with a 7/5/6/3 ring system from Salvia yunnanensis
Fan Xia, Da-Wei Zhang, Chun-Yan Wu, Hui-Chun Geng, Wen-Dan Xu, Yu Zhang, Xing-Wei Yang, Hong-Bo Qin and Gang Xu
Org. Chem. Front., 2018, Advance Article
http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7QO01140G

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Welcome to Issue 5 of Organic Chemistry Frontiers in 2018

Welcome to issue 5 of Organic Chemistry Frontiers for 2018 ! The latest OrgChemFront issue is published online now.

The front cover story, Synthesis of pyridine trans-tetrafluoro-λ6-sulfane derivatives via radical addition by Prajwalita Das, Masahiro Takada, Etsuko Tokunaga, Norimichi Saito and Norio Shibata.

Follow review type articles are also included in current issue:

Cycloaddition/annulation strategies for the construction of multisubstituted pyrrolidines and their applications in natural product synthesis
Jundong Li, Yilin Ye and Yandong Zhang
Org. Chem. Front., 2018,5, 864-892
http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7QO01077J

 

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Hot Articles in January 2018

Organic Chemistry Frontiers is delighted to share with you the HOT articles of January 2018!

You can access these publications for free till 31st Mar 2018 by logging into your free Royal Society of Chemistry publishing personal account (http://pubs.rsc.org).

Radical rearrangement of N-sulfonyl-N-aryl propynamides: proceeding with homolytic N–SO2 bond cleavage and 6-endo-dig cyclization toward 3-sulfonyl-2(1H)-quinolinones
Bingbing Wang, Shengnan Jin, Song Sun and Jiang Cheng
Org. Chem. Front., 2018, Advance Article
http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7QO01048F

Copper-catalyzed three-component phosphorylation–peroxidation of alkenes
Yan Chen, Yuanjin Chen, Shenglin Lu and Zhiping Li
Org. Chem. Front., 2018, Advance Article
http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7QO01045A

Rhodium(III)-catalyzed annulative coupling between arenes and sulfoxonium ylides via C–H activation
Guangfan Zheng, Miaomiao Tian, Youwei Xu, Xiaohong Chen and Xingwei Li
Org. Chem. Front., 2018, Advance Article
http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7QO01033H

ortho-Amino group functionalized 2,2′-bipyridine based Ru(II) complex catalysed alkylation of secondary alcohols, nitriles and amines using alcohols
Bivas Chandra Roy, Subhankar Debnath, Kaushik Chakrabarti, Bhaskar Paul, Milan Maji and Sabuj Kundu
Org. Chem. Front., 2018, Advance Article
http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7QO01061C

Racemic trinorsesquiterpenoids from the Beihai sponge Spongia officinalis: structure and biomimetic total synthesis
Dong-Yu Sun, Guan-Ying Han, Na-Na Yang, Le-Fu Lan, Xu-Wen Li and Yue-Wei Guo
Org. Chem. Front., 2018, Advance Article
http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7QO01091E

Iron/zinc-catalyzed benzannulation reactions of 2-(2-oxo-alkyl)benzketones leading to naphthalene and isoquinoline derivatives
Changyuan Zhang, Lianfen Chen, Kai Chen, Huanfeng Jiang and Shifa Zhu
Org. Chem. Front., 2018, Advance Article
http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7QO01152K

N-Heterocyclic carbene promoted enantioselective desymmetrization reaction of diarylalkane-bisphenols
Shoulei Li, Bin Liu, Li Chen, Xin Li and Jin-Pei Cheng
Org. Chem. Front., 2018, Advance Article
http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7QO01083D

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Hot Articles in December 2017

Organic Chemistry Frontiers is delighted to share with you the HOT articles of December 2017!

You can access these publications for free till 28th February 2018 by logging into your free Royal Society of Chemistry publishing personal account (http://pubs.rsc.org).

Visible-light-induced tandem phosphorylation cyclization of vinyl azides under mild conditions
Yonghong Li, Yuanyuan Zhu and Shang-Dong Yang
Org. Chem. Front., 2018, Advance Article
http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7QO01004D

The hexameric resorcinarene capsule as an artificial enzyme: ruling the regio and stereochemistry of a 1,3-dipolar cycloaddition between nitrones and unsaturated aldehydes
Pellegrino La Manna, Margherita De Rosa, Carmen Talotta, Carmine Gaeta, Annunziata Soriente, Giuseppe Floresta, Antonio Rescifina and Placido Neri
Org. Chem. Front., 2018, Advance Article
http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7QO00942A

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Welcome to Issue 1 of Organic Chemistry Frontiers in 2018

Welcome to issue 1 of Organic Chemistry Frontiers for 2018 ! The latest OrgChemFront issue is published online now.

The front cover story, A new approach for the synthesis of mono- and A1/A2-dihydroxy-substituted pillar[5]arenes and their complexation with alkyl alcohols in solution and in the solid state  by Talal F. Al-Azemi, Abdirahman A. Mohamod, Mickey Vinodh and Fatemeh H. Alipour。

Follow review type articles are also included in current issue:

Total synthesis of natural products via iridium catalysis
Changchun Yuan and Bo Liu
Org. Chem. Front., 2018,5, 106-131
http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7QO00664K

Ir-Catalyzed reactions in natural product synthesis
Pengquan Chen, Yuecheng Wu, Shifa Zhu, Huanfeng Jiang and Zhiqiang Ma
Org. Chem. Front., 2018,5, 132-150
http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7QO00665A

 

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Hot Articles in November 2017

Organic Chemistry Frontiers is delighted to share with you the HOT articles of November 2017!

You can access these publications for free till 31st January 2018 by logging into your free Royal Society of Chemistry publishing personal account (http://pubs.rsc.org).

An effective approach to aryl-substituted propanoic acids via the Pd-catalyzed hydrocarboxylation of stilbenes
Jie Dai, Wenlong Ren, Jingfu Li and Yian Shi
Org. Chem. Front., 2018, Advance Article
http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7QO00726D

Nickel-catalyzed direct difluoromethylation of aryl boronic acids with BrCF2H
Jie Sheng, Hui-Qi Ni, Kang-Jie Bian, Yan Li, Yi-Ning Wang and Xi-Sheng Wang
Org. Chem. Front., 2018, Advance Article
http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7QO00934H

Enantioselective palladium-catalyzed C–H functionalization of pyrroles using an axially chiral 2,2′-bipyridine ligand
Hong-Qiang Shen, Cong Liu, Ji Zhou and Yong-Gui Zhou
Org. Chem. Front., 2018, Advance Article
http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7QO00815E

Thiazolium salt-catalyzed [3 + 2 + 1] cyclization for the synthesis of trisubstituted 2-pyrones using arylglyoxals as a carbonyl source
Li-Chen Xu, Peng Zhou, Jia-Zhuo Li, Wen-Juan Hao, Shu-Jiang Tu and Bo Jiang
Org. Chem. Front., 2018, Advance Article
http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7QO00899F

Synthesis of pyridine trans-tetrafluoro-λ6-sulfane derivatives via radical addition
Prajwalita Das, Masahiro Takada, Etsuko Tokunaga, Norimichi Saito and Norio Shibata
Org. Chem. Front., 2018, Advance Article
http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7QO00994A

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Welcome to Issue 12 of Organic Chemistry Frontiers in 2017

Welcome to issue 12 of Organic Chemistry Frontiers for 2017 ! The latest OrgChemFront issue is published online now.

The  front cover story, Metal-mediated C–O bond forming reactions in natural product synthesis by Gwilherm Evano, Jianjun Wang and Antoine Nitelet. The inside cover features a story on An expedient and novel strategy for reductive amination by employing H2O as both a hydrogen source and solvent via B2(OH)4/H2O systems.

Follow review  type article is also included in current issue:

Catalytic C–H amination at its limits: challenges and solutions
Damien Hazelard, Pierre-Antoine Nocquet and Philippe Compain
Org. Chem. Front., 2017,4, 2500-2521
http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7QO00547D

 

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Hot Articles in October 2017

Organic Chemistry Frontiers is delighted to share with you the HOT articles of October 2017!

You can access these publications for free till 31st December 2017 by logging into your free Royal Society of Chemistry publishing personal account (http://pubs.rsc.org).

Facile synthesis of carbo- and heterocycles via Fe(III)-catalyzed alkene hydrofunctionalization
Jifeng Qi, Jing Zheng and Sunliang Cui
Org. Chem. Front., 2017, Advance Article
http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7QO00817A

A copper-catalyzed sulfonylative C–H bond functionalization from sulfur dioxide and aryldiazonium tetrafluoroborates
Hongguang Xia, Yuanyuan An, Xincheng Zeng and Jie Wu
Org. Chem. Front., 2017, Advance Article
http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7QO00866J

Regioselective C5 alkenylation of 2-acylpyrroles via Pd(II)-catalyzed C–H bond activation
Jian-Hua Duan, Rui-Jie Mi, Jing Sun and Ming-Dong Zhou
Org. Chem. Front., 2018, Advance Article
http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7QO00732A

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Welcome to Issue 11 of Organic Chemistry Frontiers in 2017

Welcome to issue 11 of Organic Chemistry Frontiers for 2017 ! The latest OrgChemFront issue is published online now.

The  front cover story, Photoredox meets gold Lewis acid catalysis in the alkylative semipinacol rearrangement: a photocatalyst with a dark side is contributed by M. Zidan, T. McCallum, L. Thai-Savard and L. Barriault. The inside cover features a story on Palladium catalyzed C(sp3)–H acetoxylation of aliphatic primary amines to γ-amino alcohol derivatives.

Follow review  type article is also included in current issue:

Catalytic and catalyst-free diboration of alkynes
Fei Zhao, Xiuwen Jia, Pinyi Li, Jingwei Zhao, Yu Zhou, Jiang Wang and Hong Liu
Org. Chem. Front., 2017,4, 2235-2255
http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7QO00614D

Metal-catalyzed enyne cycloisomerization in natural product total synthesis
Ying Hu, Miao Bai, Ying Yang and Qianghui Zhou
Org. Chem. Front., 2017,4, 2256-2275
http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7QO00702G

 

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