The Jamison Research Group

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Alicia Gutierrez

Education:
  Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2010 - 2012
Postdoctoral Fellow with Professor Timothy F. Jamison
Ph.D. Stanford University, 2010
"Ruthenium-Catalyzed Redox- and Cycloisomerizations: Atom Economic Syntheses of Carbo- and Heterocycles"
with Prof. Barry M. Trost
B.S. California State University Hayward, 2004
with Professor Michael Groziak

Current Research:
    Nickel-catalyzed Heck-type reactions of simple olefins

Publications:
  • Gutierrez, A. C.; Jamison, T. F. “Continuous Photochemical Generation of Catalytically Active [CpRu]+ Complexes from CpRu(η6-C6H6)PF6” Org. Lett. 2011, 13, 6414-6417.
  • Matsubara, R.; Gutierrez, A. C.; Jamison, T. F. “Nickel-Catalyzed Heck-Type Reactions of Benzyl Chlorides and Simple Olefins” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2011, 133, 19020-19023.
  • Gutierrez, A. C.; Jamison, T. F. “Scalable and Robust Synthesis of CpRu(MeCN)3PF6 via Continuous Flow Photochemistry” J. Flow. Chem. 2011, 1, 24-27.
  • Trost, B. M.; Gutierrez, A. C.; Ferreira, E. M. "Differential Reactivities of Enyne Substrates in Ruthenium- and Palladium-Catalyzed Cycloisomerizations" J. Am. Chem. Soc 2010, 132, 9206-9218.
  • Trost, B. M.; Gutierrez, A. C.; Livingston, R. C. "Tandem Ruthenium-Catalyzed Redox Isomerization−O-Conjugate Addition: An Atom-Economic Synthesis of Cyclic Ethers" Org. Lett. 2009, 11, 2539-2542.
  • Trost, B. M.; Ferreira E. M.; Gutierrez, A. C. "Ruthenium- and Palladium-Catalyzed Enyne Cycloisomerizations: Differentially Stereoselective Syntheses of Bicyclic Structures" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008, 130, 16176-16177.
  • Trost, B. M.; Gutierrez, A. C. "Ruthenium-Catalyzed Cycloisomerization−6π-Cyclization: A Novel Route To Pyridines" Org. Lett. 2007, 9, 1473-1476.

Contact:
    ali_gtrz at mit dot edu