Dipl.-Chem. Alexander M. Nauth

Institute of Organic Chemistry
Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz
Duesbergweg 10-14, 55128 Mainz
Room      2.223/02-132
Phone     (06131) 39-22288
E-mail     nauth[at]uni-mainz.de
Research interests: Photoredox catalysis, homogenous and heterogeneous photo catalyst development, photoflow chemistry, green chemistry, α-aminonitriles, amine oxidation, non-toxic cyanide sources and post functionalization of natural products
Publications: Oxidation of Trialkylamines by BrCCl3—Scope, Applications and Mechanistic Aspects
A. M. Nauth, J. C. Orejarena Pacheco, S. Pusch, T. Opatz, Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2017, 6966–6974.

Photo-Chromium: Sensitizer for Visible Light-Induced Oxidative C-H Bond Functionalization – Electron or Energy Transfer?
       S. Otto, A. M. Nauth, E. Ermilov, N. Scholz, A. Friedrich, U. Resch-Genger, S. Lochbrunner, T. Opatz, K. Heinze, ChemPhotoChem 2017, 1, 344–349.

Sunflow: Sunlight Drives Fast and Green Photochemical Flow Reactions in Simple Micro Capillary Reactors — Application to Photoredox- and H-Atom Transfer Chemistry
        A. M. Nauth, A. Lipp, B. Lipp, T. Opatz, Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2017, 2099–2103.
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Transition Metal-free Decarboxylative Photoredox Coupling of Carboxylic Acids and Alcohols with Aromatic Nitriles
       B. Lipp, A. M. Nauth, T. Opatz, J. Org. Chem. 2016816875–6882.

A Highly Active System for the Metal-Free Aerobic Photocyanation of Tertiary Amines with Visible Light Application to the Synthesis of Tetraponerines and Crispine A
       J. C. Orejarena Pacheco, A. Lipp, A. M. Nauth, F. Acke, J.-P. Dietz, T. Opatz, Chem. Eur. J. 2016, 22, 5409–5415.

α-Cyanation of Aromatic Tertiary Amines using Ferricyanide as a Non-toxic Cyanide Source
       A. M. Nauth, N. Otto, T. Opatz, Adv. Synth. Catal. 2015, 357, 3424–3428.

An efficient and practical synthesis of [2-11C]indole via superfast nucleophilic [11C]cyanation and RANEY® Nickel catalyzed reductive cyclization
       S. J. Lee, J. S. Fowler, D. Alexoff, M. Schueller, D. Kim, A. Nauth, C. Weber, S. W. Kim, J. M. Hooker, L. Ma, W. Qu, Org. Biomol. Chem. 2015, 13, 11235–11243.

Development of a [177Lu]BPAMD labeling Kit and an automated synthesis module for routine bone targeted endoradiothey
       M. Meckel, A. Nauth, J. Timpe, K. Zhernosekov, A. Puranik, R. Baum, F. Rösch, Cancer Biother Radiopharm. 2015, 30, 94–99.