<Original Papers>

  • M. Takimoto and Z. Hou,
    "Cu-Catalyzed Formal Methylative and Hydrogenative Carboxylation of Alkynes with Carbon Dioxide: Efficient Synthesis of α,β-Unsaturated Carboxylic Acids",
    Chem. Eur. J., 2013, 19, 11439-11445. DOI: 10.1002/chem.201301456 <Link>

  • F. Guo, M. Nishiura, Y. Li, and Z. Hou,
    "Copolymerization of Isoprene and Nonconjugated α,ω-Dienes by Half-Sandwich Scandium Catalysts with and without a Coordinative Side Arm",
    Chem. Asian J., 2013, 8, 2471-2482. DOI: 10.1002/asia.201300599 <Link>

  • L. Zhang, J. Cheng, and Z. Hou,
    "Highly Efficient Catalytic Hydrosilylation of Carbon Dioxide by an N-Heterocyclic Carbene Copper Catalyst",
    Chem. Commun., 2013, 49, 4782-4784. DOI: 10.1039/C3CC41838C <Link>

  • T. Li, M. Nishiura, J. Cheng, W. Zhang, Y. Li, and Z. Hou,
    "Hydrogenolysis and Protonation of Polymetallic Lutetium Methylidene and Methyl Complexes"
    Organometallics, 2013, 32, 4142−4148. DOI: 10.1021/om4002999 <Link>

  • T. Shima, S. Hu, G. Luo, X. Kang, Y. Luo, Z. Hou,
    "Dinitrogen Cleavage and Hydrogenation by a Trinuclear Titanium Polyhydride Complex",
    Science, 2013, 340, 1549-1552. DOI: 10.1126/science.1238663 <Link>
    Press Release <Link>

  • B. Guan, B. Wang, M. Nishiura, and Z. Hou,
    "Yttrium-Catalyzed Addition of Benzylic C-H Bonds of Alkyl Pyridines to Olefins",
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2013, 52, 4418-4421. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201208867 <Link>

  • S. Hu, T. Shima, Y. Luo, and Z. Hou,
    "Tetranuclear Zirconium and Hafnium Polyhydride Complexes Composed of the "CpMH2"Units",
    Organometallics, 2013, 32, 2145-2151. DOI: 10.1021/om400012a <Link>

  • K. Nishii, X. Kang, M. Nishiura, Y. Luo and Z. Hou,
    "Regio- and Stereospecific Living Polymerization and Copolymerization of (E)-1,3-Pentadiene with 1,3-Butadiene by Half-sandwich Scandium Catalysts",
    Dalton Trans., 2013, 42, 9030-9032.(a special issue) DOI: 10.1039/C3DT50357G <Link>

  • T. Shima and Z. Hou,
    "Heterometallic Polyhydride Complexes Containing Yttrium Hydrides with Different Cp Ligands: Synthesis, Structure, and Hydrogen-Uptake/Release Properties",
    Chem. Eur. J., 2013, 19, 3458-3466. DOI: 10.1002/chem.201203495 <Link>

  • T. Peng, G. Li, K. Ye, C. Wang, S. Zhao, Y. Liu, Z. Hou and Y. Wang,
    "Highly efficient phosphorescent OLEDs with host-independent and concentration-insensitive properties based on a bipolar iridium complex",
    J. Master. Chem. C, 2013, 1, 2920-2926. DOI: 10.1039/C3TC00500C <Link>

  • X. Li, Xiaoying Wang, X. Tong, H. Zhang, Y. Chen, Y. Liu, H. Liu, Xiaojie Wang, M. Nishiura, H. He, Z. Lin, S. Zhang, and Z. Hou,
    "Aluminum Effects in the Syndiospecific Copolymerization of Styrene with Ethylene by Cationic Fluorenyl Scandium Alkyl Catalysts",
    Organometallics, 2013, 32, 1445-1458.(a special issue) DOI: 10.1021/om3011036 <Link>

  • V. K. Rai, M. Nishiura, M. Takimoto and Z. Hou,
    "Guanidinate ligated iridium(Ⅲ) complexes with various cyclometalated ligands: synthesis, structure, and highly efficient electrophosphorescent properties with a wide range of emission colours",
    J. Mater. Chem. C, 2013, 1, 677-689. DOI: 10.1039/C2TC00242F <Link>


  • L. Zhang and Z. Hou,
    "Transition-Metal-Catalyzed C-C Bond Forming Reactions with Carbon Dioxide",
    New and Future Developments in Catalysis (Steven L. Suib Editor),ELSEVIER, 2013, 253-273.

  • L. Zhang and Z. Hou,
    "N-Heterocyclic Carbene(NHC)- Copper-Catalysed Transformations of Carbon Dioxide",
    Chem. Sci., 2013, 4, 3395-3403. DOI: 10.1039/C3SC51070K <Link>

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