Deanna L. Zubris

 

 

 

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Publications

Dudley, T. J.; Beck, J. E.; Santos, E. E. P.; Johnston, K. A.; Kassel, W. S.; Dougherty, W. G.; Boyko, W. J.; Zubris, D. L.  Conformational analysis via calculations and NMR spectroscopy for isomers of the mono(imino)pyridine ligand, 2-{(2,6-Me2-C6H3)NC(i-Pr)}C5H4N.  RSC Adv., 2012, 2, 62376244.  PDF file

Steves, J. E.; Kennedy, M. D.; Chiang, K. P.; Kassel, W. S.; Dougherty, W. G.; Dudley, T. J.; Zubris, D. L. Synthesis of a bulky bis(imino)pyridine ligand:  A methodology for systematic variation of steric bulk and energetic implications for metallation.  Dalton Trans., 2009, 12141222.  PDF file

 Axtell, J. A.; Thai, S. D.; Morton, L. A.; Kassel, W. S.; Dougherty, W. G.; Zubris, D. L. Syntheses of rac/meso-{PhP(3-t-Bu-C5H3)2}-Zr{RN(CH2)3NR}, structural analyses of rac-{PhP(3-t-Bu-C5H3)2}Zr{RN(CH2)3NR} (where R is SiMe3 or Ph), and meso to rac isomerization.  J. Organomet. Chem., 2008, 25, 37413750 PDF file

 Zubris, D. L. Doubly Bridged Metallocenes for Stereoselective Propylene Polymerization. In Stereoselective Polymerization with Single-Site Catalysts, Baugh, L. S., Canich J. M., Eds.; Taylor & Francis: Boca Raton, FL, 2008, pp. 101134.  Invited book chapter.

Chirik, P. J.; Zubris, D. L.; Ackerman, L. J.; Henling, L. M.; Bercaw, J. E. Preparation of ansa-Niobocene and ansa-Tantalocene Olefin Hydride Complexes as Transition State Analogs in Metallocene-Catalyzed Olefin Polymerization. Organometallics 2003, 22, 172187.  PDF file

Perthuisot, C.; Edelbach, B. L.; Zubris, D. L.; Simhai, N.; Iverson, C. N.; Muller, C.; Satoh, T.; Jones, W. D. Cleavage of the Carbon-Carbon Bond in Biphenylene using Transition Metals. J. Mol. Catal. A: Chem. 2002, 189, 157168.

Zubris, D. L.; Veghini, D.; Herzog, T. A.; Bercaw, J. E. Reactivity and Mechanistic Studies of Stereocontrol for Ziegler-Natta Polymerization Utilizing Doubly-Silylene Bridged Group 3 and Group 4 Metallocenes. In Olefin Polymerization: Emerging Frontiers; Arjunan. P., McGrath, J. E., Hanlon, T. L., Eds.; ACS Symposium Series 749; American Chemical Society: Washington, DC, 2000; pp 214.

Millar, S. P.; Zubris, D. L.; Bercaw, J. E.; Eisenberg, R. On the Mechanism of Dihydrogen Addition to Tantalocene Complexes. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1998, 120, 53295330.  PDF file

Perthuisot, C.; Edelbach, B. L.; Zubris, D. L.; Jones, W. D. C-C Activation in Biphenylene. Synthesis, Structure, and Reactivity of (C5Me5)2M2(2,2'-biphenyl) (M = Rh, Co). Organometallics 1997, 16, 20162023.

Herzog, T. A.; Zubris, D. L.; Bercaw, J. E. A New Class of Zirconocene Catalysts for the Syndiospecific Polymerization of Propylene and its Modification for Varying Polypropylene from Isotactic to Syndiotactic. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1996, 118, 1198811989.  PDF file