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Work from the MorackLab

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Supervised Work

*Corresponding author, ‡Equal contribution

11. An Asymmetric Aromatic Finkelstein Reaction: A Platform for Remote Diarylmethane Desymmetrization
T. Morack, T. E. Myers, L. J. Karas, M. A. Hardy, B. Q. Mercado, M. S. Sigman*, S. J. Miller*, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2023, 145, 22322–22328.

10. Light-Enabled Deracemization of Cyclopropanes by Al-Salen Photocatalysis
C. Onneken‡, T. Morack‡, J. Soika, O. Sokolova, N. Niemeyer, C. Mück-Lichtenfeld, C. G. Daniliuc, J. Neugebauer*, R. Gilmour*, Nature 2023621, 753–759.

9. Enantiodivergent Prenylation via Deconjugative Isomerization
T. Morack*
, C. Onneken, H. Nakakohara, C. Mück-Lichtenfeld, R. Gilmour*, ACS Catal. 2021, 11, 11929–11937.

8. Contra-Thermodynamic EZ Isomerization of Cinnamamides via Selective Energy Transfer Catalysis
M. R. Becker, T. Morack, J. Robertson, J. B. Metternich, C. Mück-Lichtenfeld, C. Daniliuc, G. A. Burley*, R. Gilmour*, Tetrahedron 2020, 76, 131198. (invited contribution)

7. Boron-enabled geometric isomerization of alkenes via selective energy transfer catalysis
J. J. Molloy‡*, M. Schäfer‡, M. Wienhold, T. Morack, C. G. Daniliuc, R. Gilmour*, Science 2020, 369, 302–306.

6. Mechanistic Insights into the Triplet Sensitized Photochromism of Diarylethenes
S. Fredrich, T. Morack, M. Sliwa, S. Hecht*, Chem. Eur. J. 2020, 26, 7672–7677.

5. Positional and Geometrical Isomerisation of Alkenes: The Pinnacle of Atom Economy
J. J. Molloy‡, T. Morack‡, R. Gilmour*, Angew. Chem. 2019, 131, 13789–13800; Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2019, 58, 13654–13664.

4. Bioinspired Radical Stetter Reaction: Radical Umpolung Enabled by Ion-Pair Photocatalysis
T. Morack, C. Mück-Lichtenfeld, R. Gilmour*, Angew. Chem. 2019, 131, 1221–1225; Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2019, 58, 1208–1212. (Artwork featured on the front cover)

3. Classic reaction re-engineered through molecular face recognition (News and Views)
T. Morack, R. Gilmour*, Nature 2018, 556, 438–439.

2. Vitamin Catalysis: Direct, Photocatalytic Synthesis of Benzocoumarins via (–)-Riboflavin-Mediated Electron Transfer
T. Morack‡, J. B. Metternich‡, R. Gilmour*, Org. Lett. 2018, 20, 1316–1319.

1. One-Pot Acid-Catalyzed Ring-Opening/Cyclization/Oxidation of Aziridines with N-Tosylhydrazones: Access to 1,2,4-Triazines
L. Crespin*, L. Biancalana, T. Morack, D. C. Blakemore, S. V. Ley, Org. Lett. 2017, 19, 1084–1087.

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