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Stay tuned… One very exciting manuscripts submitted…

38. I. Müller, D. Munz, G. Werncke*  Reactions of Alkynes with QuasiLinear Metal(I) Silylamides of Chromium to Cobalt – A Comparative Study Inorg. Chem. 2020, accepted.

37. J. Locher, F. Watt, A. Neuba, R. Schoch, D. Munz,* S. Hohloch* Molybdenum(VI) Bis-Imido Complexes of Dipyrromethene Ligands Inorg. Chem. 2020, accepted.

36. L. Gravogl, F. W. Heinemann, D. Munz,* K. Meyer* «An Iron Pincer Complex in Four Oxidation States» Inorg. Chem. 2020, 59, 5632.

35. J. Messelberger, A. Grünwald, S. J. Goodner, F. Zeilinger, P. Pinter, M. Miehlich, F. W. Heinemann, M. M. Hansmann, D. Munz* «Aromaticity and Sterics Control Whether a Cationic Olefin Radical is Resistant to Disproportionation» Chem. Sci. 2020, 11, 4138.

34. T. Ullrich, P. Pinter, J. Messelberger, P. Haines, R. Kaur, M. M. Hansmann,* D. Munz,* D. Guldi* «Singlet Fission in Carbene Derived Diradicaloids» Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2020, 59, 5823 (Front Cover Article).

33. G. Dübek, F. Hanusch, D. Munz, S. Inoue* «An Air-stable Heterobimetallic Si2M2 Tetrahedral Cluster» Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2020, 59, 5823.

32. J. Riedhammer, J. R. Aguilar-Calderón, M. Miehlich, D. P. Halter, D. Munz, F. W. Heinemann, S. Fortier, K. Meyer,* D. J. Mindiola* «Werner-Like Complexes of Uranium(III) and (IV)» Inorg. Chem. 2020, 59, 2443 (calculations).

31. D. Munz,* W. Neumann* «Trends in Inorganic Chemistry: Bioinorganic and Coordination Chemistry of the d- and f-Block Elements 2019» Nachrichten der Chemie 2020, 68, 65.


30. S. Aghazada, M. Miehlich, J. Messelberger, F. W. Heinemann, D. Munz,* K. Meyer* «A Terminal Iron Nitrilimine Complex: Accessing the Terminal Nitride through Diazo N–N Bond Cleavage» Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2019, 58, 18547 (concept, synthesis & calculations).

29. S. J. Goodner, A. Grünwald, F. W. Heinemann, D. Munz* «Carbon Dioxide Activation by a Palladium Terminal Imido Complex» Austr. J. Chem. 2019, 72, 900 (invited article).

28. J. Messelberger, A. Grünwald, P. Stegner, L. Senft, F. W. Heinemann, D. Munz* «Transmetalation from Magnesium NHCs – Convenient Synthesis of Chelating pi-Acidic NHC Complexes» Inorganics 2019, 7, 65 (invited article).

27. A. Grünwald, S. J. Goodner, D. Munz* «How to Isolate Free Carbenes, their Mixed Dimers and Organic Radicals» J. Vis. Exp. 2019, 146, e59389 (invited article).


26. A. Grünwald, N. Orth, A. Scheurer, A. Pöthig, F. W. Heinemann, D. Munz* «An Isolable Palladium Terminal Imido and Catalytic Implications» Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2018, 57, 16228 (“Hot Paper”).

25. M. Malischewski, K. Seppelt, J. Sutter, D. Munz, K. Meyer «A Ferrocene-Based Dicationic Fe(IV) Carbonyl Complex» Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2018, 57, 14597 (Calculations).

24. J. Messelberger, A. Grünwald, P. Pinter, M. Hansmann, D. Munz* «Carbene Derived Biradicaloids – Building Blocks for Singlet Fission?» Chem. Sci. 2018, 9, 6107.

23. M. M. Hansmann, M. Melaimi, D. Munz, G. Bertrand «Modular Approach to Kekulé Diradicaloids Derived from Cyclic (Alkyl)(amino)carbenes» J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2018140, 2546.

22. D. Munz* «Pushing Electrons – Which Carbene Ligand for Which Application?» Organometallics 2018, 37, 275 (Tutorial, Cover Article, Most Read 2018).

21. D. Munz* «How to Tame a Palladium Terminal Oxo» Chem. Sci. 2018, 9, 1155.


20. A. Grünwald, D. Munz* «How to Tame a Palladium Terminal Imido» J. Organomet. Chem. 2017, DOI:10.1016/j.jorganchem.2017.12.034 (Special Issue: Modern Computational Organometallic Chemistry).


19. D. Munz, J. Chu, R. Jazzar, M. Melaimi, G. Bertrand «NHC-CAAC Heterodimers with Three Stable Oxidation States» Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2016, 55, 12886.

18. J. Chu, D. Munz, R. Jazzar, M. Melaimi, G. Bertrand «Synthesis of Hemilabile Cyclic (Alkyl)(amino)carbenes (CAACs) and Applications in Organometallic Chemistry» J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, 138, 7884. D.M. and J.C. contributed equally.

17. L. Liu, D. Ruiz, D. Munz, G. Bertrand «A Singlet Phosphinidene Stable at Room Temperature» Chem. 2016, 1, 147.

16. D. Munz, D. Wang, M. M. Moyer, M. S. Webster-Gardiner, P. Kunal, D. Watts, B. G. Trewyn, A. N. Vedernikov, T. B. Gunnoe, «Aerobic Epoxidation of Olefin by Platinum Catalysts Supported on Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles». ACS Catal. 2016, 6, 4584.

15. D. Munz* «Oxidation Reactions» in «Science of Synthesis Reference Library: N-Heterocyclic Carbenes in Organic Synthesis» Georg Thieme Verlag KG, Eds. S. P. Nolan, C. S. J. Cazin.


14. D. Munz, C. Allolio, D. Meyer, M. Micksch, L. Roessner, T. Strassner «Synthesis of Oligoethylenglycol Substituted bis-NHC Palladium and Platinum Complexes and Application in the Suzuki-Miyaura Coupling and Hydrosilylation in Water» J. Organomet. Chem. 2015, 794, 330.

13. D. Munz, T. Strassner «Alkane C-H Functionalization with Molecular Oxygen» Inorg. Chem. 2015, 54, 5043.

12. S. E. Kalman, D. Munz, G. C. Fortman, N. C. Boaz, J. T. Groves, T. B. Gunnoe «Partial Oxidation of Light Hydrocarbons Using Periodate and Chloride Salts» Dalton Trans. 2015, 44, 5294.

11. D. Munz, M. W. Gardiner, R. Fu, T. Strassner, R. I. Nielsen, W. A. Goddard, T. B. Gunnoe «Proton or Metal? The H/D Exchange of Arenes in Acidic Solvents» ACS Catal. 2015, 5, 769.


10. C. Fortman, N. C. Boaz, D. Munz, M. M. Konnick, R. A. Periana, J. T. Groves, T. B. Gunnoe «Selective Monooxidation of Light Alkanes Using Chloride and Iodate» J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136, 8393.

9. D. Munz, T. Strassner «Catalytic Hydrocarbon Oxidation by Palladium-bis-NHC-Complexes» Top. Catal. 2014, 57, 1.

8. D. Munz, T. Strassner «Mechanistic Investigation on the Functionalization of Propane with bis-NHC Palladium Catalysts» Chem. Eur. J. 2014, 20, 14872.

7. D. Munz, T. Strassner «Propane CH Activation by Palladium Complexes with Chelating bis(NHC) Ligands and Aerobic Co-oxidation» Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, 53, 2485.


6. D. Munz, D. Meyer, T. Strassner «Methane CH-Activation by Palladium Complexes with Chelating bis(NHC) Ligands – a DFT Study» Organometallics 2013, 32, 3469.

5. T. Strassner, S. Ahrens, M. Muehlhofer, D. Munz, A. Zeller «Cobalt Catalyzed Oxidation of Methane to Methyl Trifluoroacetate by Dioxygen» Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2013, 21, 3659.

4. D. Munz, A. Pöthig, A. Tronnier, T. Strassner «ortho-Phenylene Bridged Palladium bis-N-heterocyclic Carbene Complexes: Synthesis, Structure and Catalysis» Dalton Trans. 2013, 42, 7297.


3. D. Munz, C. Allolio, K. Döring, A. Pöthig, Th. Doert, H. Lang, T. Strassner «Methoxyaryl Substituted Palladium Bis-NHC Complexes – Synthesis and Electronic Effects» Inorg. Chim. Acta 2012, 392, 204.


2. D. Munz, A. Pöthig, T. Strassner «Computational Studies on Osmium-Catalyzed Olefin Oxidation Reactions» in «Computational Organometallic Chemistry». Springer Verlag, Eds. Y. Wu, O. Wiest (2011).


1. D. Munz, T. Strassner «Mechanism and Regioselectivity of the Osmium-Catalyzed Aminohydroxylation of Olefins» J. Org. Chem. 2010, 75, 1491.