Research activities

Catalysis, asymmetric transfer hydrogenation

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Since 2011: ICT Prague, Organic Technology PhD program
Since 2011: Member of the research team at the Department of Organic Technology, ICT Prague
2009 - 2011: ICT Prague, Technology of Organic Compounds and Chemical Specialties master degree program
Thesis title: Development of process of sodium methanolate production
2005 - 2009: ICT Prague, Chemistry and Chemical Technology bachelor degree program
Thesis title: Contents of catalytic active elements in wood

Publications

7. Václavík, J.; Pecháček, J.; Vilhanová, B.; Šot, P.; Januščák, J.; Matoušek, V.; Přech, J.; Bártová, S.; Kuzma, M.; Kačer, P. Molecular Structure Effects in the Asymmetric Transfer Hydrogenation of Functionalized Dihydroisoquinolines on (S,S)-[RuCl(η6-p-cymene)TsDPEN]. Catal. Lett. 2013, 143 (6), 555–562.
DOI: 10.1007/s10562-013-0996-4
6. Přech, J.; Václavík, J.; Šot, P.; Pecháček, J.; Vilhanová, B.; Januščák, J.; Syslová, K.; Pažout, R.; Maixner, J.; Zápal, J.; Kuzma, M.; Kačer, P. Asymmetric transfer hydrogenation of 1-phenyl dihydroisoquinolines using Ru(II) diamine catalysts.Catal. Commun. 2013, 36, 67–70.
DOI: 10.1016/j.catcom.2013.03.004
5. Kuzma, M.; Václavík, J.; Novák, P.; Přech, J.; Januščák, J.; Červený, J.; Pecháček, J.; Šot, P.; Vilhanová, B.; Matoušek, V.; Goncharova, I. I.; Urbanová, M.; Kačer, P. New insight into the role of a base in the mechanism of imine transfer hydrogenation on a Ru(II) half-sandwich complex. Dalton Trans. 2013, 42 (14), 5174–5182.
DOI: 10.1039/C3DT32733G
4. Přech, J.; Matoušek, V.; Václavík, J.; Pecháček, J.; Syslová, K.; Šot, P.; Januščák, J.; Vilhanová, B.; Kuzma, M.; Kačer, P. Determination of Enantiomeric Composition of Substituted Tetrahydroisoquinolines Based on Derivatization with Menthyl Chloroformate. Am. J. Anal. Chem. 2013, 4 (3), 125–133.
DOI: 10.4236/ajac.2013.43017
3. Pecháček, J.; Václavík, J.; Přech, J.; Šot, P.; Januščák, J.; Vilhanová, B.; Vavřík, J.; Kuzma, M.; Kačer, P. Asymmetric Transfer Hydrogenation of Imines Catalyzed by a Noyori-Type Ru(II) Complex – A Parametric Study. Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 2013, 24 (4), 233–239.
DOI: 10.1016/j.tetasy.2013.01.010
2. Vilhanová, B.; Matoušek, V.; Václavík, J.; Syslová, K.; Přech, J.; Pecháček, J.; Šot, P.; Januščák, J.; Toman, J.; Zápal, J.; Kuzma, M.; Kačer, P. Two optimized synthetic pathways toward a chiral precursor of
Mivacurium chloride and other skeletal muscle relaxants Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 2013, 24 (1), 50–55.
DOI: 10.1016/j.tetasy.2012.11.012
1. Šot, P.; Kuzma, M.; Václavík, J.; Pecháček, J.; Přech, J.; Januščák, J.; Kačer, P. Asymmetric Transfer Hydrogenation of Acetophenone N-Benzylimine using [RuIICl(S,S)-N-(TsDPEN)η6-(p-cymene)]: A DFT Study. Organometallics 2012, 31 (17), 6496–6499.
DOI: 10.1021/om300413n

Conferences

2012: 44th Symposium on Catalysis (poster) – Prague, Czech Republic
International Congress of Young Chemists (poster) – Gdańsk, Poland

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