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Chemistry
Belgium
2022

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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Chemistry D-index 128 Citations 63,370 594 World Ranking 112 National Ranking 1

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2022 - Research.com Chemistry in Belgium Leader Award

2013 - Tilden Prize, Royal Society of Chemistry (UK)

2012 - Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh

2011 - Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada Academy of Science

2010 - Member of the European Academy of Sciences

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Organic chemistry
  • Catalysis
  • Alkene

His primary areas of investigation include Organic chemistry, Carbene, Catalysis, Medicinal chemistry and Coupling reaction. His research in Organic chemistry tackles topics such as Combinatorial chemistry which are related to areas like Molecule. His studies in Carbene integrate themes in fields like Steric effects, Stereochemistry, Ligand and Ruthenium.

His Steric effects study incorporates themes from Tolman electronic parameter and Organometallic chemistry. His research in Catalysis intersects with topics in Reactivity and Polymer chemistry. His studies deal with areas such as Base, Alkyl, Salt, IMes and Phosphine as well as Medicinal chemistry.

His most cited work include:

  • N-Heterocyclic Carbenes in Late Transition Metal Catalysis (2185 citations)
  • N‐Heterocyclic Carbenes as Organocatalysts (1106 citations)
  • N-Heterocyclic carbene (NHC) ligands and palladium in homogeneous cross-coupling catalysis: a perfect union (802 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Steven P. Nolan spends much of his time researching Catalysis, Organic chemistry, Carbene, Medicinal chemistry and Combinatorial chemistry. His research integrates issues of Aryl and Reactivity in his study of Catalysis. His study in Organic chemistry focuses on Ring-opening metathesis polymerisation, Homogeneous catalysis, Bond formation, Organic synthesis and Hydrosilylation.

Steven P. Nolan studied Carbene and Stereochemistry that intersect with Crystal structure. His Medicinal chemistry research integrates issues from Organometallic chemistry, Inorganic chemistry, Ligand, IMes and Phosphine. His Ruthenium research focuses on Metathesis and how it relates to Olefin fiber.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Catalysis (60.07%)
  • Organic chemistry (43.91%)
  • Carbene (42.27%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2014-2021)?

  • Catalysis (60.07%)
  • Carbene (42.27%)
  • Combinatorial chemistry (22.01%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His primary areas of investigation include Catalysis, Carbene, Combinatorial chemistry, Organic chemistry and Medicinal chemistry. His Catalysis study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Aryl, Polymer chemistry and Nickel. His Carbene research incorporates elements of Steric effects, Stereochemistry, Ligand, Reactivity and Bond formation.

His Combinatorial chemistry study also includes

  • Homogeneous catalysis which intersects with area such as Iridium,
  • Reaction mechanism together with Inorganic chemistry. Steven P. Nolan integrates Organic chemistry and Counterion in his studies. Medicinal chemistry is closely attributed to Catalytic cycle in his work.

Between 2014 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • What can NMR spectroscopy of selenoureas and phosphinidenes teach us about the π-accepting abilities of N-heterocyclic carbenes? (126 citations)
  • Well-Defined Palladium(II)-NHC Precatalysts for Cross-Coupling Reactions of Amides and Esters by Selective N-C/O-C Cleavage. (123 citations)
  • Quantifying and understanding the steric properties of N-heterocyclic carbenes (95 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Catalysis
  • Organic chemistry
  • Alkene

Catalysis, Carbene, Organic chemistry, Combinatorial chemistry and Coupling reaction are his primary areas of study. Steven P. Nolan has researched Catalysis in several fields, including Aryl and Amide. His Carbene research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Medicinal chemistry, Reactivity, Stereochemistry, One-pot synthesis and Bond formation.

Steven P. Nolan undertakes multidisciplinary studies into Organic chemistry and Counterion in his work. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Weak base and Homogeneous catalysis. His work is dedicated to discovering how Coupling reaction, Steric effects are connected with Ligand, Functional group, Halide and Computational chemistry and other disciplines.

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Best Publications

N-Heterocyclic Carbenes in Late Transition Metal Catalysis

Silvia Díez-González;Nicolas Marion;Steven P. Nolan.
Chemical Reviews (2009)

2848 Citations

N‐Heterocyclic Carbenes as Organocatalysts

Nicolas Marion;Silvia Díez‐González;Steven P. Nolan.
Angewandte Chemie (2007)

1548 Citations

Olefin Metathesis-Active Ruthenium Complexes Bearing a Nucleophilic Carbene Ligand

Jinkun Huang;Edwin D. Stevens;Steven P. Nolan;Jeffrey L. Petersen.
Journal of the American Chemical Society (1999)

1376 Citations

N-heterocyclic carbenes in synthesis

Steven P. Nolan.
(2006)

1139 Citations

N-Heterocyclic carbene (NHC) ligands and palladium in homogeneous cross-coupling catalysis: a perfect union

George C. Fortman;Steven P. Nolan.
Chemical Society Reviews (2011)

1065 Citations

Well-defined N-heterocyclic carbenes-palladium(II) precatalysts for cross-coupling reactions.

Nicolas Marion;Steven P. Nolan.
Accounts of Chemical Research (2008)

1047 Citations

Modified (NHC)Pd(allyl)Cl (NHC = N-heterocyclic carbene) complexes for room-temperature suzuki-miyaura and buchwald-hartwig reactions

Nicolas Marion;Oscar Navarro;Jianguo Mei;Edwin D. Stevens.
Journal of the American Chemical Society (2006)

927 Citations

Carbenes : Synthesis, properties, and organometallic chemistry

Pierre de Frémont;Nicolas Marion;Steven P. Nolan.
Coordination Chemistry Reviews (2009)

891 Citations

Stereoelectronic parameters associated with N-heterocyclic carbene (NHC) ligands: A quest for understanding

Silvia Díez-González;Steven P. Nolan.
Coordination Chemistry Reviews (2007)

886 Citations

Percent buried volume for phosphine and N-heterocyclic carbene ligands : steric properties in organometallic chemistry

Hervé Clavier;Hervé Clavier;Steven P. Nolan.
Chemical Communications (2010)

805 Citations

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