The Jamison Research Group


Erin Podlesny

  Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2013 - present
Postdoctoral Associate with Professor Timothy F. Jamison
Ph.D. University of Pennsylvania, 2013
"Chiral Binaphthoquinones: Versatile Precursors for the Synthesis of Natural Products and Ligands for Asymmetric Catalysis"
with Prof. Marisa C. Kozlowski
B.A. Gettysburg College, 2007
with Prof. Donald L. Jameson

Current Research:
    MIT-Novartis Collaboration

  • Metz, A. E.; Podlesny, E. E.; Carroll, P. J.; Klinghoffer, A. N.; Kozlowski, M. C. Axial Chiral Bisbenzophenazines: Solid-State Self-Assembly via Halide Hydrogen Bonds Triggered by Linear Alkanes. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136, 10601–10604.
  • Podlesny, E. E.; Kozlowski, M. C. "A Divergent Approach to the Bisanthraquinone Natural Products: Total Synthesis of (S)-Bisoranjidiol and Derivatives From Binaphtho-para-quinones”J. Org. Chem. 2013, 78, 466-476.
  • Podlesny, E. E.; Kozlowski, M. C. “1,5-Diaza-cis-decalin, first update” e-EROS, Encylcopedia of Reagents for Organic Synthesis, Wiley, 2012.
  • Podlesny, E. E.; Carroll, P. J.; Kozlowski, M. C. "Selective Oxidation of 8,8’-Hydroxylated Binaphthols to Bis-spironaphthalenones or Binaphtho-para- and Binaphtho-ortho-quinones”Org. Lett. 2012, 14, 4862-4865.
  • Podlesny, E. E.; Kozlowski, M. C. "Structural Reassignment of a Marine Metabolite from a Binaphthalenetetrol to a Tetrabrominated Diphenyl Ether”J. Nat. Prod. 2012, 75, 1125-1129.
  • Podlesny, E. E.; Kozlowski, M. C. "Enantioselective Total Synthesis of (S)-Bisoranjidiol, an Axially Chiral Bisanthraquinone" Org. Lett. 2012, 75, 1408-1411.

    podlesny at mit dot edu