Metal-Free Activation of EH3 (E = P. As) by an Donor-stabilized Arsasilene with a HSi=AsH Subunit

C. Präsang, M. Stoelzel, S. Inoue, A. Meltzer, M. Driess

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2010, 49, 10002-10005. Selected as “VIP”, Highlighted in Angewandte Chemie.


An Isolable Bis-Silylene Oxide (“Disilylenoxane”) and its Metal Coordination

W. Wang, S. Inoue, S. Yao, M. Driess

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2010, 132, 15890-15892.


Formamidines–Versatile Ligands for Zinc-Catalyzed Hydrosilylation and Iron-Catalyzed Epoxidation Reactions

S. Enthaler, K. Schröder, S. Inoue, B. Eckhardt, K. Junge, M. Beller, M. Driess

Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2010, 25, 4893-4901.


Facile and Efficient Reduction of Ketones in the Presence of Zinc Catalysts Modified by Phenol Ligands

S. Enthaler, B. Eckhardt, S. Inoue, E. Irran, M. Driess

Chem. Asian. J. 2010, 5, 2027-2035.


Steering S-H and N-H Bond Activation by a Stable N-Heterocyclic Silylene: Different Addition of H2S, NH3 and Organoamines on a Si(II)-Ligand versus Its Si(II)-Ni(CO)3 Complex

A. Meltzer, S. Inoue, C. Präsang, M. Driess

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2010, 132, 3038-3046. Highlighted in Angewandte Chemie.