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"Palladium-Catalyzed Carbonylative Coupling Reactions of N,N-Bis(methanesulfonyl)amides through C–N Bond Cleavage" Minkyung Lim, Hyeji Kim, Jaeyoung Ban, Junghan Son, Jae Kyun Lee, Sun-Joon Min, Sang Uck Lee, Hakjune Rhee Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2018, 5717-5724  



"Janus colloid surfactant catalysts for in situ organic reactions in Pickering emulsion microreactors" Jangwoo Cho, Jaehong Cho, Hyeri Kim, Minkyung Lim, Hanbyeol Jo, Hancheul Kim, Sun-Joon Min, Hakjune Rhee, Jin Woong Kim Green Chem. 2018, 20, 2840-2844 



"Ecofriendly synthesis and characterization of carboxylated GAP copolymers" Hancheul Kim, Yoorim Jang, Sitae Noh, Jongoh Jeong, Donghyun Kim, Byeongkwan Kang, Taewun Kang, Hyungtaek Choi, Hakjune Rhee RSC Adv., 2018, 8, 20032–20038 

70 "A Novel Synthesis of N-Sulfonylformamidines from N-Sulfonylsulfonamides" Yuri Jeong, Jaeyoung Ban, Minkyung Lim, Hakjune Rhee Synthesis 2018, 50(9), 1867–1874
69 "Copper(I)-Catalyzed Synthesis of 1,4-Disubstituted 1,2,3-Triazoles from Azidoformates and Aryl Terminal Alkynes" Heejin Lee, Jae Kyun Lee, Sun-Joon Min, Hyeonglim Seo, Youngbok Lee, Hakjune Rhee J. Org. Chem. 2018, 83, 4805–4811


68 "Azide–alkyne cycloaddition reactions in water via recyclable heterogeneous Cu catalysts: reverse phase silica gel and thermoresponsive hydrogels" Minkyung Lim, Heejin Lee, Minseok Kang, Woncheol Yoo, Hakjune Rhee RSC Adv., 2018, 8, 6152–6159


67 "Simple Synthetic Method for the Functionalized Benzo[c]cinnolines" Da Seul Lee, Tanmay Chatterjee, Jaeyoung Ban, Hakjune Rhee, Eun Jin Cho ChemistrySelect 2018, 3(7), 2092-2095


66 "Synthesis of L-Ribose from D-Ribose by a Stereoconversion through Sequential Lactonization as the Key Transformation" Jaeyoung Ban, Saira Shabbir, Minkyung Lim, Byunghoon Lee, Hakjune Rhee Synthesis 2017, 49(18), 4299-4302




"Pd nanoparticles on reverse phase silica gel as recyclable catalyst for Suzuki-Miyaura cross coupling reaction and hydrogenation in water" Saira Shabbir, Sinyoung Lee, Minkyung Lim, Heejin Lee, Hyeji Ko, Youngbok Lee, Hakjune Rhee J. Organomet. Chem. 2017, 846, 296-304





"Resin-supported palladium nanoparticles as recyclable catalyst for the hydrodechlorination of chloroarenes and polychlorinated biphenyls" Saira Shabbir, Myengchan Hong, Hakjune Rhee Appl. Organometal. Chem. 2017, 31(2), e3552 


"Improvement in the anti-abrasion behavior of a highlyrefractive optical sheet through the use of modified urethane acrylates" Back Sun Kim, Hyun Seok Ahn, Hakjune Rhee Polym. Bull. 2016, 73(10), 2805-2814


"Effects of a novel carbocyclic analog of pyrrolo[2,3-d]pyrimidine nucleoside on pleiotropic induction of cell death in prostate cancer cells with different androgen responsiveness" Hyewon Suh, Ko-woon Choi, Jongbok Lee, Chongsuk Ryou, Hakjune Rhee, and Chul-Hoon Lee Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 2016, 26(4), 1130-1135 

61 "Formal Synthesis of Fesoterodine by Acid-Facilitated Aromatic Alkylation" Youngeun Lee, Saira Shabbir, Yuri Jeong, Jaeyoung Ban, and Hakjune Rhee Bull. Korean Chem. Soc. 2015, 36(12), 2885-2889



"Catalytic allylic arylation of cinnamyl carbonates over palladium nanoparticles supported on a thermoresponsive polymer in water" Yongwoo Lee, Saira Shabbir, Sinyoung Lee, Hyunsoek Ahn, Hakjune Rhee, Green Chem. 2015, 17(6), 3579-3583.


"Resin-immobilized palladium nanoparticle catalysts for Suzuki–Miyaura crosscoupling reaction in aqueous media" Kathlia A. De Castro, Hakjune Rhee, J. Incl. Phenom. Macrocycl. Chem. 2015, 82(1-2), 13–24

58 "Au(III) catalyst supported on a thermoresponsive hydrogel and its application to the A-3 coupling reaction in water" Saira Shabbir, Youngeun Lee, Hakjune Rhee, Journal of Catalysis 2015, 322, 104-108


57 "Pd nanoparticles immobilized on poly(NIPAM-co-4-VP) hydrogel: Highly active and reusable catalyst for carbonecarbon coupling reactions in water" Yongwoo Lee, Myeng Chan Hong, Hyunseok Ahn, Jeongmok Yu, Hakjune Rhee, J. Orgmet. Chem. 2014, 769, 80-93


56 "The Synthesis and Evaluation of New Carbocyclic Pyrrolo[2,3-d]pyrimidine Nucleoside Analogs" Jongbok Lee, Hyewon Seo, Sangeun Yoon, Kowoon Choi, Chul-Hoon Lee,  Hakjune Rhee, Heterocycles 2014, 89(7), 1606-1619.


55 "Palladium-Catalyzed Benzylation of Arylboronic Acids with N,N-Ditosylbenzylamines" Sangeun Yoon, Myeng Chan Hong, Hakjune Rhee, J. Org. Chem. 2014, 79, 4206-4211.



"Pd nanoparticles immobilized on PNIPAM–halloysite: highly active and reusable catalyst for Suzuki–Miyaura coupling reactions in water" Myeng Chan Hong, Hyunseok Ahn, Myung Chan Choi, Yongwoo Lee, Jongsik Kim, Hakjune Rhee, Applied Organomet.Chem. 2014, 28(3), 156-161.

53 "Suzuki Coupling with Polymer-Supported Pd Nanoparticles in Water" M. C. Hong, M. C. Choi, Y. W. Chang, Y. Lee, J. Kim, H. Rhee SYNFACTS 2012, 8(8), 922.
52 "Preparation and properties of photocurable, high refractive, 2-naphthol epoxy-modified urethane acrylate" Back Sun Kim, Jeong-eun Bae, Sungwan Lee, Dong Kook Kim, Hakjune Rhee Polym. Bull. 2012, 68(8), 2097-2105.
51 "Palladium Nanoparticles on Thermoresponsive Hydrogels and their Application as Recyclable Suzuki–Miyaura Coupling Reaction Catalysts in Water" Myeng Chan Hong, Myung Chan Choi, Young Wook Chang, Yongwoo Lee, Jongsik Kim, Hakjune Rhee Adv. Synth. Catal. 2012, 354, 1257-1263.
50 "Synthesis of 1,3,5-trisubstituted-1,2,4-triazoles by microwave-assisted N-acylation of amide derivatives and the consecutive reaction with hydrazine hydrochlorides" Jongbok Lee, Myengchan Hong, Yoonchul Jung, Eun Jin Cho, Hakjune Rhee Tetrahedron 2012, 68(8), 2045-2051.
49 "Pd/C Catalyzed Oxidation of Secondary Benzylic Alcohols using Chlorobenzene under an Inert Condition" Minkyung Lim, Seungchan Oh, and Hakjune Rhee Bull. Korean Chem. Soc. 2011, 32(8), 3179-3182.
48 "Synthesis of Radioiodinated Carbocyclic Cytosine Analogues" Hyunseok Ahn, Gwangil An, and Hakjune Rhee Bull. Korean Chem. Soc. 2011, 32(6), 1931-1935.
47 "Pd nanoparticles dispersed on solid supports: synthesis, characterization and catalytic activity on selective hydrogenation of olefins in aqueousmedia" Minkyung Lim, Kathlia A. De Castro, Seungchan Oh, Kangsuk Lee, Young-Wook Chang, HokunKim and Hakjune Rhee Applied Organomet.Chem. 2011, 25(1), 1-8.
46 "Synthesis and evaluation of stilbene derivatives as a potential imaging agent of amyloid plaques" Myeng Chan Hong, Yun Kyung Kim, Jae Yong Choi, Si Qiang Yang, Hakjune Rhee, Young Hoon Ryu, Tae Hyun Choi, Gi Jeong Cheon, Gwang Il An, Hye Yun Kim, Youngsoo Kim, Dong Jin Kim, Jun-Seok Lee, Young-Tae Chang, Kyo Chul Lee Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry 2010, 18, 7724-7730.
45 "Facile Syntheses of L-α-Glycerophosphorylcholine" Jong Moon Park, Kathlia A. De Castro, Hyunseok Ahn, and Hakjune Rhee Bull. Korean Chem. Soc. 2010, 31(9), 2689-2691.
44 "P4S10/dimethicone tandem: efficient reagent for thionation of various aromatic amides and esters" Dongho Cho, Jiyoung Ahn, Kathlia A. De Castro, Hyunseok Ahn, Hakjune Rhee Tetrahedron 2010, 66(30), 5583-5588.
43 "Reduction of aromatic and aliphatic keto esters using sodium borohydride/MeOH at room temperature: a thorough investigation" Kim, J.; De Castro, K.A.; Lim, M.; Rhee, H. Tetrahedron 2010, 66(23), 3995-4001.
42 "Efficient Palladium-Catalyzed Coupling of Baylis–Hillman Acetates with an Allylstannane" Park, J.; Kwon, Y. B.; Yang, K.; Rhee, H.; Yoon, C. M. Synthesis 2010, 4, 661-665.
41 "Pd/C and NaBH4 in Basic Aqueous Alcohol: An Efficient System for an Environmentally Benign Oxidation of Alcohols" An, G.; Ahn, H.; De Castro, K.A.; Rhee, H. Synthesis 2010, 3, 477-485.
40 "Diketene and Acetylated Meldrum’s Acid: Agents for a Facile Teprenone Synthesis via Carroll Rearrangement" Kathlia A. De Castro, Eun Young Byun, and Hakjune Rhee Bull. Korean Chem. Soc. 2009, 30(9), 2155-2157.
39 "Colloidal Palladium Nanoparticles with In Situ H2: Reducing System for alpha,beta-Unsaturated Carbonyl Compounds" Kathlia A. De Castro, Seungchan Oh, Jongchan Yun, Jin Kyu Lim, Gwangil An, Dong Kook Kim, and Hakjune Rhee Synth. Commun. 2009, 39(19), 3509-3520.
38 "Selective Nosylation of 1-Phenylpropane-1,3-diol and Perchloric Acid Mediated Friedel–Crafts Alkylation: Key Steps for the New and Straightforward Synthesis of Tolterodine" De Castro, K.A.; Rhee, H. Synthesis 2008, 12, 1841-1844.
37 "One-Pot Reductive Mono-N-alkylation of Aniline and Nitroarene Derivatives Using Aldehydes" Byun, E.; Hong, B.; De Castro, K.A.; Lim, M.; Rhee, H. J. Org. Chem. 2007, 72, 9815-17.
36 "Synthesis and Evaluation of cis-1-[4-(Hydroxymethyl)-2-cyclopenten-1-yl]-5-[124I]iodouracil: A New Potential PET Imaging Agent for HSV1-tk Expression" Ahn, H.; Choi, T.H.; Castro, K.D.; Lee, K.C.; Kim, B.; Moon, B.S.; Hong, S.H.; Lee, J.C.; Chun, K.S.; Cheon, G.J.; Lim, S.M.; An, G.I.; Rhee, H. J. Med. Chem. 2007, 50, 6032-38.
35 "Reduction of Ethyl Benzoylacetate and Selective Protection of 2-(3-Hydroxy-1-phenylpropyl)-4-methylphenol: A New and Facile Synthesis of Tolterodine" De Castro, K. A.; Ko, J.; Park, D.; Park, S.; Rhee, H. Organic Process Research & Development 2007, 11, 918-21.
34 "Environmentally benign oxidation reaction of aldehydes to their corresponding carboxylic acids using Pd/C with NaBH4 and KOH" Lim, M.; Yoon, C. M.; An, G.; Rhee, H. Tetrahedron Lett. 2007, 48, 3835-39.
33 "Environmentally Benign Oxidation Reaction of Benzylic and Allylic Alcohols to Carbonyl Compounds Using Pd/C with Sodium Borohydride" An, G.; Lim, M. K.; Chun, K. S.; Rhee, H. Synlett. 2007, 95-98.
32 "Development of an amphiphilic resin-dispersion of anopalladium catalyst: Design, preparation, and its use in aquacatalytic hydrodechlorination and aerobic oxidation" Uozumi, Y.; Nakao, R.; Rhee, H. J. Organomet. Chem. 2007, 692, 420-427.
31 "Chemoselective Reduction of Aldehydes using Decaborane in Aqueous Solution" Lee, S. H.; Nam, M. H.; Cho, M. Y.; Yoo. B. W.; Rhee, H.; Yoon, C. M. Syn. Commun. 2006, 36, 2469-2474.
30 "Face-Driven Corner-Linked Octahedral Nanocages: M6L8 Cages Formed by C3-Symmetric Triangular Facial Ligands Linked via C4-Symmetric Square Tetratopic PdII Ions at Truncated Octahedron Corners" Moon, D.; Kang, S.; Park, J.; Lee, K.; John, R. P.; Won, H.; Seong, G. H.; Kim, Y. S.; Kim, G. H.; Rhee, H.; Lah, M. S. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 128, 3530-3531.
29 "Deoxygenation of Sulfoxide and Aza-aromatic N-Oxide Using a Protocol of Indium and Acyl Chloride" Park, E. S.; Lee, S. H.; Lee, J. H.; Rhee, H.; Yoon, C. M. Synthesis 2005, 3499-3501.
28 "Homocoupling of Aryl Iodides and Bromides Using a Palladium Indium Bimetallic System" Chang, Y. M.; Lee, S. H.; Cho, M. Y.; Yoo, B. W.; Rhee, H.; Lee, S. H.; Yoon, C. M. Syn. Commun. 2005, 35, 1851-1857.
27 "Modulation of the Ring Size and Nuclearity of Metallamacrocycles via the Steric Effect of Ligands: Preparation and Characterization of 18-Membered Hexanuclear, 24-Membered Octanuclear, and 30-Membered Decanuclear Manganese Metalladiazamacrocycles with α- and β-Branched N-Acylsalicylhydrazides" John, R. P.; Lee, K.; Kim, B. J.; Suh, B. J.; Rhee, H.; Lah, M. S. InOrg. Chem. 2005, 44, 7109-7121.
26 "A Short Synthesis of Trimebutine, 2-Dimethylamino-2-phenylbutyl 3,4,5-trimethylbenzoate" Kim, J. Y.; An, G.; Chun, K.; Rhee, H. Bull. Korean Chem. Soc. 2005, 26, 340-342.
25 "Hydrogenation and Dehalogenation under Aqueous Conditions with an Amphiphilic-Polymer-Supported Nanopalladium Catalyst" Nakao, R.; Rhee, H.; Uozumi, Y. Org. Lett. 2005, 7, 163-165.
24 "A Synthesis of Alibendol, 2-Hydroxy-N-(2-hydroxyethyl)-3-methoxy-5-(2-propenyl)benzamide via m-CPBA Oxidation of o-Vanillin" Kim, E.; Kim, J. Y.; Rhee, H. Bull. Korean Chem. Soc. 2004, 25, 1720-1723.
23 "Oxidation of Aldimines to Amides by m-CPBA and BF3ㆍOEt2" An, G.; Kim, M.; Kim, J.; Rhee, H. Tetrahedron Lett. 2003, 44, 2183-2186.
22 "Oxidative Rearrangement of Ketimines to Amides by MCPBA and BF3ㆍOEt2" Kim, S. Y.; An, G.; Rhee, H. Synlett. 2003, 112-114.
21 "Oxidation of N-Benzylaldimines to N-Benzylamides by MCPBA and BF3ㆍOEt2" An, G.; Rhee, H. Synlett. 2003, 876-878.
20 "Synthesis of Carbocyclic 1-[4-(Hydroxymethyl)cyclopent-2-enyl]-1,2,4-triazole-3-carboxamide and Its Derivatives" An, G.; Rhee, H. Nucleosides, Nucleotides & Nucleic Acids 2003, 22, 437-451.
19 "Applicability of Laser-Induced Raman Microscopy for in situ Monitoring of Imine Formation in a Glass Microfluidic Chip" Lee, M.; Lee, J.; Rhee, H.; Choo, J.; Chai, Y.; Lee, E. J. Raman Spec. 2003, 34, 737-742.
18 "Reaction Monitoring of Imine Synthesis Using Raman Spectroscopy" Lee, M.; Kim, H.; Rhee, H.; Choo, J. Bull. Korean Chem. Soc. 2003, 24, 205-208.
17 "A Facile Synthesis of cis-4-Amino-2-cyclopentene-1-methanol, A Key Intermediate for the Synthesis of Carbocyclic Nucleosides" An, G.; Rhee, H. Nucleosides, Nucleotides & Nucleic Acids 2002, 21, 65-72.
16 "Efficient Synthesis of Carbocyclic Nucleoside Analogues via Pd(0)-Catalyzed Coupling Reaction" Rhee, H. 5th Hugarian-Korean Symposium on Organic Chemistry 2002, 5, 45-51.
15 "Synthesis and biological properties of C-2, C-8, N-9 substituted 6-(3-chloro anilino)-purine derivatives as cyclin-dependent kinase inhibitors. Part II" Oh, C.-H.; Kim, H.-K.; Lee, S.-C.; Oh, C.; Yang, B.-S.; Rhee, H.; Cho, J.-H. Arch. Pharm. Pharm. Med. Chem. 2001, 334, 345-350.
14 "Hexanuclear Maganese Metallamacrocycles with Tripled Hydrophobic Tails" Kwak, B.; Rhee, H.; Lah, M. S. Polyhedron 2000, 19, 1985-1994.
13 "A Facile Synthesis of Cis-9-[4-(1,2-Dihydroxyethyl)-cyclopent-2-enyl]guanine and Its Derivative" An, G.; Rhee, H. Nucleosides, Nucleotides & Nucleic Acids 2000, 19, 1111-1122.
12 "Efficient Synthesis of Carbocyclic Nucleoside, (±)-Homocarbovir via π-Allyl palladium Complex Formation from the Allyl N,N-Ditosylimide Substrate" Rhee, H.; Yoon, D.; Jung, M. E. Nucleosides, Nucleotides & Nucleic Acids 2000, 19, 619-628.
11 "An Efficient Synthesis of (±)-cis-2-Amino-6-hydroxy-9-[4'-hydroxyethyl-2'- cyclopenten-1'-yl]purine" Kim, W.; Kim, H.; Rhee, H. Heterocycles 2000, 53, 219-224.
10 "The Conversion of Acetals to Esters by m-CPBA Oxidation" Kim, J. Y.; Rhee, H. Bulletin of the Korean Chem. Soc. 2000, 21, 355-357.
9 "Synthesis and Characterization of Ferric Complex of Biomimetic Tripodal Ligand, Bis(2-benzimidazolymethyl)ethanolamine" Kwak, B.; Rhee, H.; Lah, M. S. Bulletin of the Korean Chem. Soc. 1999, 20, 1235-1237.
8 "A Simple One-Pot Procedure for the Conversion of Aldehydes to Methyl Esters" Rhee, H.; Kim, J. Y. Tetrahedron Lett. 1998, 39, 1365-1368.
7 "Synthesis and Characterization of [MnIII6(N-Formylsalicylhydrazidate)6(MeOH)6]: A New Type of Macrocyclic Hexanuclear Manganese Cluster" Kwak, B.; Rhee, H.; Park, S.; Lah, M. S. Inorg. Chem. 1998, 37, 3599-3602.
6 "Pd(0)-Catalyzed Coupling Reaction of Allyl N,N-Ditosylimide and Allyl N-Tosylamides as New Substrates for the Formation of π-Allylpalladium Complexes" Rhee, H.; Yoon, D.; Kim, S. Bulletin of the Korean Chem. Soc. 1998, 19, 25-27.
5 "π-Allylpalladium Formation from Allylic Amines via N,N-Ditosylimides and N-Tosylamides: Efficient Synthesis of the Antiviral Agent Carbovir" Jung, M. E.; Rhee, H. J. Org. Chem. 1994, 59, 4719-4720.
4 "A Synthesis of (-)-Indolactam V" Semmelhack, M. F.; Rhee, H. Tetrahedron Lett. 1993, 34, 1395-1398.
3 "Formal Synthesis of Teleocidin A via Indole-Cr(CO)3 Complexes" Semmelhack, M. F.; Rhee, H. Tetrahedron Lett. 1993, 34, 1399-1402.
2 "New Efficient Method for the Synthesis of the Antiviral Agent Carbovir" Jung, M. E.; Rhee, H. Tetrahedron Lett. 1993, 34, 4449-4452.
1 "Total Synthesis of Sodium (3R, 4S)-3-[2-(2-Aminothiazol-4-yl)-(Z)-2-methoxyiminoacetamido]-4-methoxymethyl-2-azetidinone-1-sulfonate from L-Aspartic Acid" Chung, B. Y.; Nah, C. S.; Kim, J. Y.; Rhee, H.; Cha, Y. C. Bulletin of the Korean Chem. Soc. 1992, 13, 311-314.
14 "The Efficient Synthesis of Teprenone" Byun, E.; Rhee, H. J. Natural Science & Technology 2007, 10, 11-18.
13 "Conversion of meso- diol Acetals to Chiral Hydroxy Benzyl Ethers by MCPBA Oxidation" Rhee, H.; Kim, J. Y. J. Natural Science & Technology 2007, 10, 19-24.
12 "Azidation Reaction of (4S,5S)-2-Allyl-1,3,2-dioxaborolane-4,5-dicarboxylic acid diisopropyl ester-lithium azide complex" Rhee, H.; Kim, J. Y. J. Natural Science & Technology 2002, 5, 7-11.
11 "An Efficient Synthesis of Melatonin" Choi, D.; Rhee, H. J. Natural Science & Technology 2002, 4, 1-5.
10 "Conversion of Cyclic Acetals to Hydroxy Esters by MCPBA Oxidation" Kim, J. Y.; Rhee, H. J.; Kim M. J. Korean Chem. Soc. 2002, 46, 479-483.
9 "An Efficient Synthesis of Carbocyclic Nucleoside, (±)-Homocarbovir via Pd(0)-Catalyzed Coupling Reaction" Yoon, D.; Rhee, H. J. Natural Sciences 2000, 19, 191-197.
8 "A Facile Synthesis of Pyroglutamic Acid via Diazotization" Kim, S. Y.; Rhee, H. J. Natural Science & Technology 2000, 2, 101-102.
7 "A Macrocyclization of (2R)-2-(N,N-Ditosylimido)-3-butenyl methyl malonate by Using Palladium Catalyst" Kim, G.; Rhee, H. J. Korean Chem. Soc. 2000, 44, 30-36.
6 "Toward the Synthesis of Carbocyclic Nucleoside Derivative" Kim, W.; Rhee, H. J. Natural Sciences 1999, 18, 181-190.
5 "A Study toward the Total Synthesis of A-factor, (3R)-2-(6-methylheptanoyl)-3-hydroxymethyl-4-butanolide" Kim, G.; Rhee, H. J. Natural Science & Technology 1999, 1, 9-12.
4 "New Type of Inorganic Clusters: Macrocyclic Hexanuclear Clusters" Lah, M. S.; Rhee, H.; Kwak, B.; Park, S. Proceedings of Inorg. Chem. Symp. 1997, 4, 23.
3 "The Extended Huckel Calculations for the Prediction of Regioselective Addition of Cyano-Stabilized Carbanions to 4-Amino-Substituted Indole Chromium Complexes" Rhee, H. J. Natural Sciences 1995, 14, 249-260.
2 "The Study of the Fluoride Displacement of η6-(4-Fluoroindole)-Cr(CO)3 with Amine Nucleophiles" Rhee H. J. Natural Sciences 1995, 14, 235-248.
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