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Outstanding Reviewers for Organic Chemistry Frontiers in 2016

Following the success of Peer Review Week in September 2016 (dedicated to reviewer recognition) during which we published a list of our top reviewers, we are delighted to announce that we will continue to recognise the contribution that our reviewers make to the journal by announcing our Outstanding Reviewers each year.

We would like to highlight the Outstanding Reviewers for Organic Chemistry Frontiers in 2016, 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.

Professor Jie Wu, Fudan University

Professor Zhang-jie Shi, Fudan University

Professor Jin-Heng Li,  Hunan University

Professor Yuhong Zhang, Zhejiang University

Professor Shuanhu Gao, East China Normal University

Professor Itaru Nakamura, Tohoku University

Professor Xingwei Li, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics

Professor Jianbo Wang, Peking University

Professor Qiuling Song, Huaqiao University

Professor Louis Fensterbank, Université Pierre et Marie Curie

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 January 2017

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

You can access these publications for free till 15th Mar 2017 by logging into your free Royal Society of Chemistry publishing personal account (http://pubs.rsc.org).

One-pot synthesis of fluorescent 2,4-dialkenylindoles by rhodium-catalyzed dual C–H functionalization
Hui Chen, Cong Lin, Chunhua Xiong, Zhanxiang Liu and Yuhong Zhang
Org. Chem. Front., 2017, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C6QO00755D, Research Article

Phosphine-mediated domino reactions of phthalimidomalonates with allenoates or but-2-ynoate: facile entry into highly functionalized pyrroloisoindolinone derivatives
Zhusheng Huang, Qingqing Chen, Xiuqin Yang, Yang Liu, Li Zhang, Tao Lu and Qingfa Zhou
Org. Chem. Front., 2017, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C6QO00775A, Research Article

5-Azadibenzo[a,g]corannulene
V. M. Tsefrikas, A. K. Greene and L. T. Scott
Org. Chem. Front., 2017, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C6QO00831C, Research Article

 

From tetrabenzoheptafulvalene to sp2 carbon nano-rings
Kwan Yin Cheung, Shuaijun Yang and Qian Miao
Org. Chem. Front., 2017, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C6QO00828C, Research Article

Iridium catalysts with modular axial-unfixed biphenyl phosphine–oxazoline ligands: asymmetric hydrogenation of α,β-unsaturated carboxylic acids
Qian Wang, Zongpeng Zhang, Caiyou Chen, Hailong Yang, Zhengyu Han, Xiu-Qin Dong and Xumu Zhang
Org. Chem. Front., 2017, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C6QO00677A, Research Article

 

Silver-catalyzed radical carbofluorination of unactivated alkenes with acetic acid in aqueous solution
He Chen, Lin Zhu and Chaozhong Li
Org. Chem. Front., 2017, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C6QO00854B, Research Article

 

Thiolate–palladium(IV) or sulfonium–palladate(0)? A theoretical study on the mechanism of palladium-catalyzed C–S bond formation reactions
Dongdong Xu, Xiaotian Qi, Meng Duan, Zhaoyuan Yu, Lei Zhu, Chunhui Shan, Xiaoyu Yue, Ruopeng Bai and Yu Lan
Org. Chem. Front., 2017, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C6QO00841K, Research Article

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Welcome to Issue 7 of Organic Chemistry Frontiers in 2016

Welcome to issue 7 of Organic Chemistry Frontiers for 2016! The latest OrgChemFront issue is published online now

The front cover story, Magnetically separable nano-copper catalyzed unprecedented stereoselective synthesis of E-vinyl sulfones from tosylmethyl isocyanide and alkynes: TosMIC as a source of the sulfonyl group is contributed by Mandalaparthi Phanindrudu, Dipak Kumar Tiwari, B. Sridhar, Pravin R. Likhar and Dharmendra Kumar Tiwari. The inside cover features a story on Cu-catalyzed one-pot synthesis of fused oxazepinone derivatives via sp2 C–H and O–H cross-dehydrogenative coupling by Zeyuan Zhang, Zhen Dai, Xinkun Ma, Yihan Liu, Xiaojun Ma, Wanli Li and Chen Ma.



Mandalaparthi Phanindrudu, Dipak Kumar Tiwari, B. Sridhar, Pravin R. Likhar and Dharmendra Kumar Tiwari
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Hot OrgChemFront Articles for November

Take best advantage of the free access to Organic Chemistry Frontiers, and read the HOT articles for October!


Efficient and scalable Pd-catalyzed double aminocarbonylations under atmospheric pressure at low catalyst loadings
Shuangliang Liu, Qinyue Deng, Weiwei Fang, Jun-Fang Gong, Mao-Ping Song, Mizhi Xu and Tao Tu
Org. Chem. Front., 2014,1, 1261-1265
DOI: 10.1039/C4QO00253A, Research Article

Efficient access to 1H-indazoles via copper-catalyzed cross-coupling/cyclization of 2-bromoaryl oxime acetates and amines
Xiaodong Tang, Hanling Gao, Jidan Yang, Wanqing Wu and Huanfeng Jiang
Org. Chem. Front., 2014,1, 1295-1298
DOI: 10.1039/C4QO00244J, Research Article


Formal fluorine atom transfer radical addition: silver-catalyzed carbofluorination of unactivated alkenes with ketones in aqueous solution
Lin Zhu, He Chen, Zijia Wang and Chaozhong Li
Org. Chem. Front., 2014,1, 1299-1305
DOI: 10.1039/C4QO00256C, Research Article


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Welcome to Issue 10 of Organic Chemistry Frontiers

The latest OrgChemFront issue is published online now.

The cover story, Enantioselective allylic amination of MBH carbonates catalyzed by novel chiral 4-dialkylaminopyridine catalysts is contributed Gaoyuan Ma and Mukund P. Sibi.

The inside front cover this month features an article on Fe/S-catalyzed decarboxylative redox condensation of arylacetic acids with nitroarenes by Thanh Binh Nguyen, Ludmila Ermolenko, Mathilde Corbin and Ali Al-Mourabit.

Following review articles are also included in the current issue:

Conquering three-carbon axial chirality of allenes
Juntao Ye and Shengming Ma
Org. Chem. Front., 2014, 1, 1210-1224
DOI: 10.1039/C4QO00208C

Recent studies on the chemical constituents of Trigonostemon plants
Jin-Biao Xu and Jian-Min Yue
Org. Chem. Front., 2014, 1, 1225-1252
DOI: 10.1039/C4QO00161C



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Recent HOT articles in OrgChemFront

Take best advantage of the free access to Organic Chemistry Frontiers, and read the recent HOT articles!



Copper-mediated difluoromethylation of electron-poor aryl iodides at room temperature
Xue-Liang Jiang, Zeng-Hao Chen, Xiu-Hua Xu and Feng-Ling Qing
Org. Chem. Front., 2014,1, 774-776
DOI: 10.1039/C4QO00153B, Research Article



Highly efficient and stereocontrolled oxidative coupling of tetrahydropyrroloindoles: synthesis of chimonanthines, (+)-WIN 64821 and (+)-WIN 64745
Deqian Sun, Changyu Xing, Xiaoqing Wang, Zhongquan Su and Chaozhong Li
Org. Chem. Front., 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4QO00165F, Research Article




Enyne [4 + 4] photocycloaddition with polycyclic aromatics
Buddha B. Khatri, Svitlana Kulyk and Scott McN. Sieburth
Org. Chem. Front., 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4QO00190G, Research Article


Stereospecific synthesis of highly functionalized benzo[3.1.0]bicycloalkanes via multistep cascade reactions
Jian-Bo Zhu, Hao Chen, Lijia Wang and Yong Tang
Org. Chem. Front., 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4QO00134F, Research Article


Stereocontrolled synthesis of propionate motifs from L-lactic and L-alanine aldehydes. A DFT study of the hydrogen transfer under endocyclic control
François Godin, Martin Duplessis, Cindy Buonomano, Thao Trinh, Karine Houde, Daniel Chapdelaine, Jacques Rodrigue, André Boutros and Yvan Guindon
Org. Chem. Front., 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4QO00142G, Research Article


Near-infrared absorbing heterocyclic quinoid donors for organic solar cell devices
Emel Ay, Shunsuke Furukawa and Eiichi Nakamura
Org. Chem. Front., 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4QO00182F, Research Article


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Top 10 most-read Organic Chemistry Frontiers articles – Q2 2014

This month sees the following articles in Organic Chemistry Frontiers that are in the top 10 most accessed from April – June:

Catalytic fluorination of unactivated C(sp3)–H bonds
Jun-An Ma and Shen Li
Org. Chem. Front., 2014,1, 712-715
DOI: 10.1039/c4qo00078a

Iron-catalyzed/mediated oxidative transformation of C–H bonds
Fan Jia and Zhiping Li
Org. Chem. Front., 2014,1, 194-214
DOI: 10.1039/c3qo00087g

Direct activation of relatively unstrained carbon–carbon bonds in homogeneous systems
Alpay Dermenci, Jotham W. Coe and Guangbin Dong
Org. Chem. Front., 2014,1, 567-581
DOI: 10.1039/c4qo00053f

Recent advances in directed C–H functionalizations using monodentate nitrogen-based directing groups
Min Zhang, Yuanfei Zhang, Xiaoming Jie, Huaiqing Zhao, Gang Li and Weiping Su
Org. Chem. Front., 2014,1, 843-895
DOI: 10.1039/c4qo00068d

Vanadium-catalyzed C(sp3)–H fluorination reactions
Ji-Bao Xia, Yuyong Ma and Chuo Chen
Org. Chem. Front., 2014,1, 468-472
DOI: 10.1039/c4qo00057a

Visible-light photocatalytic oxidation of 1,3-dicarbonyl compounds and carbon–carbon bond formation
Marion Daniel, Louis Fensterbank, Jean-Philippe Goddard and Cyril Ollivier
Org. Chem. Front., 2014,1, 551-555
DOI: 10.1039/c4qo00071d

Recent advances in C–H fluorination
Aijun Lin, C. Bryan Huehls and Jiong Yang
Org. Chem. Front., 2014,1, 434-438
DOI: 10.1039/c4qo00020j

Sonogashira coupling in natural product synthesis
Dan Wang and Shuanhu Gao
Org. Chem. Front., 2014,1, 556-566
DOI: 10.1039/c3qo00086a

Direct alkenyl C–H functionalization of cyclic enamines with carboxylic acids via Rh catalysis assisted by hydrogen bonding
Zhi-Quan Lei, Jian-Heng Ye, Jian Sun and Zhang-Jie Shi
Org. Chem. Front., 2014,1, 634-638
DOI: 10.1039/c4qo00074a

Selective monofluorination of active methylene compounds: the important role of ZnCl2 in inhibiting overfluorination
Fanzhou Jiang, Yanchuan Zhao and Jinbo Hu
Org. Chem. Front., 2014,1, 625-629
DOI: 10.1039/c4qo00090k


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Welcome to Issue 7 of Organic Chemistry Frontiers

The latest OrgChemFront issue is published online now.

The cover story, Design of a new series of chiral phosphite–olefin ligands and their application in asymmetric catalysis is contributed by Yue-Na Yu and Ming-Hua Xu.

Following highlights and review article are also included in the current issue:

Chopping unfunctionalized carbon–carbon bonds: a new paradigm for the synthesis of organonitriles
Philippe Bisseret, Guillaume Dureta and Nicolas Blanchard
Org. Chem. Front., 2014,1, 825-833
DOI: 10.1039/C4QO00158C

Modern multicomponent reactions for better drug syntheses
Tryfon Zarganes-Tzitzikas and Alexander Dömling
Org. Chem. Front., 2014,1, 834-837
DOI: 10.1039/C4QO00088A

Transition-metal-catalyzed direct β-functionalization of simple carbonyl compounds
Guobing Yan and Arun Jyoti Borah
Org. Chem. Front., 2014,1, 838-842
DOI: 10.1039/C4QO00154K

Recent advances in directed C–H functionalizations using monodentate nitrogen-based directing groups
Min Zhang, Yuanfei Zhang, Xiaoming Jie, Huaiqing Zhao, Gang Li and Weiping Su
Org. Chem. Front., 2014, 1, 843-895
DOI: 10.1039/C4QO00068D


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Welcome to Issue 6 of Organic Chemistry Frontiers

The latest OrgChemFront issue is published online now.

The cover story, Cationic gold(I)-catalyzed enantioselective hydroalkylation of unactivated alkenes: influence of the chloride scavenger on the stereoselectivity is contributed by Vincent Gandon and his co-workers.

Following highlight and review article are also included in the current issue:

Catalytic fluorination of unactivated C(sp3)–H bonds
Jun-An Ma and Shen Li
Org. Chem. Front., 2014, 1, 712-715
DOI: 10.1039/C4QO00078A

Synthesis and modification of octafluoro[2.2]paracyclophane (parylene AF4)
Craig Hicks, Brendan Duffy and Gráinne C. Hargaden
Org. Chem. Front., 2014, 1, 716-725
DOI: 10.1039/C4QO00110A


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Hot OrgChemFront Articles for June

Take best advantage of the free access to Organic Chemistry Frontiers, and read the hot articles for June!


A problem solving approach for the diastereoselective synthesis of (5′S)- and (5′R)-5′,8-cyclopurine lesions
Chryssostomos Chatgilialoglu, Carla Ferreri, Annalisa Masi, Anna Sansone, Michael A. Terzidis and Michail Tsakos
Org. Chem. Front., 2014,1, 698-702
DOI: 10.1039/C4QO00133H



Design of a new series of chiral phosphite–olefin ligands and their application in asymmetric catalysis
Yue-Na Yua and Ming-Hua Xu
Org. Chem. Front., 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4QO00135D


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