Publications

Publications as PI:

‘Asymmetric Synthesis of Cyclopentanones through Dual Lewis Acid-Catalysed [3 + 2]-Cycloaddition of Donor-Acceptor Cyclopropanes with Ketenes’, M. Mondal, M. Panda, N. Davis, V. McKee, N. J. Kerrigan, Chem. Commun. 2019, Accepted Manuscript
https://doi.org/10.1039/C9CC07477E

‘Asymmetric Synthesis of Tetrahydrofurans through Palladium(0)-Catalyzed [3 + 2]-Cycloaddition of Vinylcyclopropanes with Ketenes’, M. Mondal, M. Panda, V. McKee, N. J. Kerrigan, J. Org. Chem. 2019, https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.joc.9b01854.

‘Recent developments in vinylsulfonium and vinylsulfoxonium salt chemistry’, M. Mondal, S. Chen, N. J. Kerrigan, Molecules, 2018, doi:10.3390/molecules23040738(http://www.mdpi.com/1420-3049/23/4/738)

‘Asymmetric synthesis of γ-lactones through Koga amine-controlled addition of enediolates to α,β-unsaturated sulfoxonium salts’, N. J. Peraino, S. H. Kaster, K. A. Wheeler, N. J. Kerrigan, J. Org. Chem., 82, 606-615, 2017. (https://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/acs.joc.6b02622)

‘Alkaloid-catalyzed enantioselective [3 + 2] cycloaddition of ketenes and azomethine imines’, M. Mondal, K. A. Wheeler, N. J. Kerrigan, Org. Lett., 18, 4108-4111, 2016.

‘Catalytic asymmetric synthesis of ketene heterodimer β-lactones: scope and limitations’, S. Chen, A. A. Ibrahim, N. J. Peraino, D. Nalla, M. Mondal, M. Van Raaphorst, N. J. Kerrigan, J. Org. Chem., 81, 7824-7837, 2016.

‘Asymmetric synthesis of dipropionate derivatives through catalytic hydrogenation of enantioenriched E-ketene heterodimers’, S. Chen, M. Mondal, A. A. Ibrahim, K. A. Wheeler, N. J. Kerrigan, Synthesis, 48, 2619-2626, 2016.

‘Phosphine-catalyzed synthesis of β-lactones from ketenes and chiral β-oxyaldehydes’, S. Chen, M. Mondal, M. P. Adams, K. A. Wheeler, N. J. Kerrigan, Tetrahedron Lett., 56, 6421-6424, 2015.

‘Asymmetric synthesis of deoxypropionate derivatives via catalytic hydrogenolysis of enantioenriched Z-ketene heterodimers’, S. Chen, A. A. Ibrahim, M. Mondal, A. J. Magee, A. J. Cruz, K. A. Wheeler, N. J. Kerrigan, Org. Lett., 17, 3248-3251, 2015.

‘Diastereoselective synthesis of γ-lactones through reaction of enediolates with α,β-unsaturated sulfoxonium salts’, N. J. Peraino, K. A. Wheeler, N. J. Kerrigan, Org. Lett., 17, 1735-1737, 2015.

‘Phosphine-catalyzed diastereoselective synthesis of β-lactones from disubstituted ketenes and a-chiral oxyaldehydes’, M. Mondal, S. Chen, N. Othman, K. A. Wheeler, N. J. Kerrigan, J. Org. Chem., 80, 5789-5794, 2015.

‘Phosphine-catalyzed asymmetric synthesis of β-lactones from disubstituted ketenes and aldehydes’, S. Chen, M. Mondal, A. A. Ibrahim, K. A. Wheeler, N. J. Kerrigan, J. Org. Chem., 79, 4920-4929, 2014.

‘Asymmetric synthesis of γ-lactones through reaction of sulfoxonium ylides, aldehydes and ketenes’, N. J. Peraino, H.-J. Ho, M. Mondal, N. J. Kerrigan, Tetrahedron Lett., 55, 4260-4263, 2014.

‘Regioselective synthesis of highly substituted enol esters from ketoketene dimer β-lactones’, E. C. Salo, K. R. Dayak, J. Huxford, P.-H. Wei, N. J. Peraino, N. J. Kerrigan, Arkivoc, 285-295, 2014.

‘Diastereoselective reaction of sulfoxonium ylides, aldehydes and ketenes: An Approach to trans-γ-Lactones’, M. Mondal, H.-J. Ho, N. J. Peraino, M. A. Gary, K. A. Wheeler, N. J. Kerrigan, J. Org. Chem., 78, 4587-4593, 2013.

‘Diastereoselective formation of β-hydroxyketones by the reduction of ketene dimers’, P.-H. Wei, M. A. Gary, D. Nalla, G. D. Harzmann, A. A. Ibrahim, K. R. Dayak, N. J. Kerrigan, Tetrahedron Lett., 54, 932-935, 2013.

6′-Methoxy-(8S,9R)-Cinchonan-9-yl N-tert-butoxycarbonyl-2-pyrrolidinecarboxylate.’ N. J. Peraino, N. J. Kerrigan, Electronic Encyclopedia of Reagents for Organic Synthesis, 2013.

‘Catalytic asymmetric heterodimerization of ketenes’, A. A. Ibrahim, D. Nalla, M. Van Raaphorst, N. J. Kerrigan, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 134, 2942-2945, 2012. (subject of highlight article in Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2012, 51, 8696-8698).

‘BINAPHANE-catalyzed asymmetric synthesis of trans-β-lactams from disubstituted ketenes and N-tosyl arylimines’, S. Chen, E. C. Salo, K. A. Wheeler, N. J. Kerrigan, Org. Lett., 14, 1784-1787, 2012.

‘Tertiary amine and phosphine-catalyzed reactions of ketenes and a-halo ketones.’ S. Chen, E. C. Salo, N. J. Kerrigan, Chapter 1.1.10, in Science of Synthesis Reference Library, Asymmetric Organocatalysis, Vol. 1, Lewis Base and Acid Catalysts; Edited by Benjamin List, Thieme: Stuttgart, 2012; Chapter 1.1.10, p 455-496.

‘Phosphine-catalyzed asymmetric synthesis of β-lactones from arylketoketenes and aromatic aldehydes’, M. Mondal, A. A. Ibrahim, K. A. Wheeler, N. J. Kerrigan, Org. Lett., 12, 1664-1667, 2010.

‘Josiphos-catalyzed asymmetric homodimerization of ketoketenes’, A. A. Ibrahim, P.-H. Wei, G. D. Harzmann, N. J. Kerrigan, J. Org. Chem., 75, 7901-7904, 2010.

‘Mechanistic studies of the phosphine-catalyzed homodimerization of ketoketenes’, P.-H. Wei, A. A. Ibrahim, M. Mondal, D. Nalla, G. D. Harzmann, F. A. Tedeschi, K. A. Wheeler, N. J. Kerrigan, Tetrahedron Lett., 51, 6690-6694, 2010.

‘Bergman Cyclization.’ N. J. Kerrigan, Chapter 4.2, p 209-221. Name Reactions for Carbocyclic Ring Formations. Edited by J. J. Li, Wiley & Sons: New Jersey, 2010.

‘Bradsher reaction.’ M. Mondal, N. J. Kerrigan, Chapter 4.5, p 251-266. Name Reactions for Carbocyclic Ring Formations. Edited by J. J. Li, Wiley & Sons: New Jersey, 2010.

‘Synthesis of 1,3-diketones through ring-opening of ketoketene dimer β-lactones.’ A. A. Ibrahim, S. M. Smith, S. Henson, N. J. Kerrigan, Tetrahedron Lett., 50, 6919-6922, 2009.

‘Organocatalytic dimerization of ketoketenes.’ A. A. Ibrahim, G. D. Harzmann, N. J. Kerrigan, J. Org. Chem., 74, 1777-1780, 2009.

Update to ‘Chromium(II) acetate.’ T. Ray, N. J. Kerrigan, Electronic Encyclopedia of Reagents for Organic Synthesis, 2008.

Publications as a Postdoctoral research associate and as a Ph.D. student:

N. J. Kerrigan, C. J. Bungard, S. G. Nelson. ‘Pd(II)-catalyzed aliphatic Claisen rearrangements of acyclic allyl vinyl ethers.’  Tetrahedron 2008, 64, 6863–6869.

N. J. Kerrigan, H. Müller-Bunz, D. G. Gilheany. ‘Salen ligands derived from trans-1,2-dimethyl-1,2-cyclohexanediamine: preparation and application in oxo-chromium salen mediated asymmetric epoxidation of alkenes.’  J. Mol. Catal. A: Chemical 2005, 227, 163-172.

N. J. Kerrigan, T. Upadhyay, D. J. Procter. ‘The samarium(II)-mediated intermolecular couplings of ketones and beta-alkoxyacrylates: a short asymmetric synthesis of an antifungal gamma-butyrolactone.’ Tetrahedron Lett. 2004, 45, 9087-9090.

N. J. Kerrigan, P. C. Hutchison, T. D. Heightman, D. J. Procter. Development of a solid-phase, asymmetric ‘resin-capture-release’ process: application of an ephedrine chiral resin in an approach to gamma-butyrolactones. Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry 2004, 2, 2476-2482.

N. J. Kerrigan, E. C. Dunne, D. Cunningham, P. McArdle, K. Gilligan, D. G. Gilheany. ‘Studies in the preparation of novel P-chirogenic binaphthyl monophosphanes (MOPs).’ Tetrahedron Lett. 2003, 44, 8461-8465.

N. J. Kerrigan, P. C. Hutchison, T. D. Heightman, D. J. Procter. Application of an ephedrine chiral linker in a solid-phase, ‘asymmetric catch-release’ approach to gamma-butyrolactones.  Chem. Commun. 2003, 1402-1403.

N. J. Kerrigan, I. J. Langan, C. T. Dalton, A. M. Daly, C. Bousquet, D. G. Gilheany. ‘Asymmetric alkene epoxidation with chromium oxo salen complexes. Effect of added phosphoryl ligands.’  Tetrahedron Lett. 2002, 43, 2107-2110.

C. P. O’Mahony, E. M. McGarrigle, M. F. Renehan, K. M. Ryan, N. J. Kerrigan, C. Bousquet, D. G. Gilheany. ‘Asymmetric Alkene Epoxidation with Chromium Oxo Salen Complexes.  A Systematic Study of Salen Ligand Substituents.’  Org. Lett. 2001, 3, 3435-3438.