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23. Golisz, S. R.; Hazari, N.; Labinger, J. A.; Bercaw, J. E. ‘Activation of the C-N Bond in Nitromethane by Palladium a-Diimine Complexes.’ J. Org. Chem. 2009, 74, 8441-8443.

22. Bercaw, John E.; Hazari, Nilay; Labinger, Jay A. ‘Activation of a C-H Bond in Indene by [(COD)Rh(m2-OH)]2.’ Organometallics 2009, 28,5489-5492.

21. Bercaw, John E.; Day, Michael W.; Golisz, Suzanne R.; Hazari, Nilay; Henling, Lawrence M.; Labinger, Jay A.; Schofer, Susan J.; Virgil, Scott. ‘Robotic Lepidoptery: Structural Characterization of (mostly) Unexpected Palladium Complexes Obtained from High-Throughput Catalyst Screening.’ Organometallics 2009, 28, 5017-5024.

20. Hazari, N.; Labinger, J. A.; Scott, V. J. ‘A Mechanistic Explanation for Selectivity in the Conversion of Methanol to 2,2,3-Trimethylbutane (Triptane): Moderate Acidity Allows Kinetic Control to Operate.’ J. Catal. 2009, 263, 266-276.

19. Esposito, E.; Roberts, D. E.; Cloke, F. G. N.; Caddick, S.; Green, J. C.; Hazari, N.; Hitchcock, P. B. ‘Carbon-Silicon Bond Activation by [Pd(ItBu)2]; the Molecular Structures of [Pd(Me3Si)(ItBu)(m-I)]2 and [Pd(CH2ItBu)I2].’ Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2009, 13, 1844-1850. Invited contribution to special issue on ‘N-Heterocyclic Carbene Complexes’.

18. Bercaw, J. E.; Hazari, N.; Labinger, J. A.; Oblad, P. F. ‘C-H Bond Activation by [{(Diimine)Pd(m-OH)}2]2+ Dimers: Mechanism-Guided Catalytic Improvement.’ Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2008, 47, 9941-9943. Selected as a hot article by the editors of Angew. Chem., Int. Ed.

17. Bercaw, J. E.; Hazari, N.; Labinger, J. A. ‘Oxidative Aromatization of Olefins with Dioxygen   Catalyzed by Palladium Trifluoroacetate.’ J. Org. Chem. 2008, 73, 8654-8657.

16. Bercaw, J. E.; Hazari, N.; Labinger, J. A.; Scott, V. J.; Sunley, G. J. ‘Selected Methylative Homologation: An Alternate Route to Alkane Upgrading.’ J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008, 130, 11988-11995.

15. Williams, T. J.; Caffyn, A. J. M.; Hazari, N.; Oblad, P. F.; Labinger, J. A.; Bercaw, J. E. ‘C-H Bond Activation Mediated by Air-Stable [(diimine)MII(μ2-OH)]22+ Dimers (M = Pd, Pt).’ J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008, 130, 2418-2419.

14. Bercaw, J. E.; Diaconescu, P. L.; Grubbs, R. H.; Hazari, N.; Kay, R. D.; Labinger, J. A.; Mehrkhodavandi, P.; Morris, G. E.; Sunley, G. J.; Vagner, P. ‘The Conversion of Methanol to 2,2,3-Trimethylbutane (Triptane) over Indium (III) Iodide.’ Inorg. Chem. 2007, 46, 11371-11380.

13. Bercaw, J. E.; Grubbs, R. H.; Hazari, N.; Labinger, J. A.; Li, X. ‘Enhanced Selectivity in the Conversion of Methanol to 2,2,3-Trimethylbutane (Triptane) over Zinc Iodide by Added Phosphorous or Hypophosphorous Acid.’ Chem. Commun. 2007, 2974-2976.

12. Brayshaw, S. K.; Green, J. C.; Hazari, N.; Weller, A. S. ‘A DFT Based Investigation into the Electronic Structure and Properties of Hydride Rich Rhodium Clusters.’ Dalton Trans. 2007, 1781-1792. Selected as a hot article by the editors of Dalton Trans.

11. Brayshaw, S. K.; Green, J. C.; Hazari, N.; McIndoe, J. S.; Marken, F.; Raithby, P. R.; Weller, A. S. ‘Storing and Releasing Hydrogen with a Redox Switch.’ Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2006, 45, 6005-6008. For more information on this work see: ‘Quick Release, Hydrogen Storage.’ Nature, 2006, 442, 850 or Takimoto, M.; Hou, Z. ‘Hydrogen at the Flick of a Switch.’ Nature, 2006, 443, 400-401.

10. Summerscales, O. T.; Cloke, F. G. N.; Hitchcock, P. B.; Green, J. C.; Hazari, N. ‘Reductive Cyclotetramerization of CO to Squarate by a U(III) Complex; the X-ray Crystal Structure of [(U(h-C8H6{SiiPr3-1,4}2)(h-C5Me4H)]2(m-h2:h2-C4O4).’ J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 128, 9602-9603.

9. Cloke, F. G. N.; Green, J. C.; Hazari, N.; Hitchcock, P. B.; Mountford, P.; Nixon, J. F.; Wilson, D. J. ‘Reactions of tBuC≡P with Cyclooctatetraene-Supported Titanium Imido Complexes.’ Organometallics 2006, 25, 3688-3700.

8. Dunn, S. C.; Hazari, N.; Cowley, A. R.; Green, J. C.; Mountford, P. ‘Synthesis and Reactions of Group 4 Imido Complexes Supported by Cyclooctatetraene Ligands.’ Organometallics 2006, 25, 1755-1770.

7. Summerscales, O. T.; Cloke, F. G. N.; Hitchcock, P. B.; Green, J. C.; Hazari, N. ‘Reductive Cyclotrimerization of Carbon Monoxide to the Deltate Dianion by an Organometallic Uranium Complex.’ Science 2006, 311, 829-831. For more information on this work see: Wayland, B.; Fu, X. ‘Building Molecules with Carbon Monoxide Reductive Coupling.’ Science 2006, 311, 790-791.

6. Decleva, P.; Fronzoni, G.; Stener, M.; de Simone, M.; Coreno, M.; Green, J. C.; Hazari, N.; Plekan, O. ‘Strong Oscillations in Molecular Valence Photoemission Intensities.’ Phys. Rev. Lett. 2005, 95, 263401/1-263401/4.

5. Parsons, T. B.; Hazari, N.; Cowley, A. R.; Green, J. C.; Mountford, P. ‘Synthesis, Structures, and DFT Bonding Analysis of New Titanium Hydrazido(2-) Complexes.’ Inorg. Chem. 2005, 44, 8442-8458.

4. Hazari, N.; Mountford, P. ‘Reactions and Applications of Titanium Imido Complexes.’ Acc. Chem. Res. 2005, 38, 839-849.

3. Dunn, S. C.; Hazari, N.; Jones, N. M.; Moody, A. G.; Blake, A. J.; Cowley, A. R.; Green, J. C.; Mountford, P. ‘Titanium Imido Complexes of Cyclooctatetraenyl Ligands.’ Chem. Eur. J. 2005, 11, 2111-2124.

2. Hazari, N.; Cowley, A. R.; Mountford, P. ‘m-dichloro-bis[chloro[N-tertbutylimido]bis(pyridine-N)titanium(IV)].’ Acta Crystallogr. 2004, E60, m1844-m1846.

1. Field, L. D.; Hazari, N.; Li, H.; Luck, I. J. ‘Dynamic 15N NMR Studies of Iron Phosphine Complexes Containing Coordinated Dinitrogen.’ Magn. Reson. Chem. 2003, 41, 709-713.