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Svetlana A. Katkova

foc Katkova SADepartment of Physical Organic Chemistry, room 4141

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Scientific Interests

Platinum group metals, reactivity of ligands, metal-mediated coupling, diaminocarbene complexes of metal, metal complex catalysis, light-emitting devices, cross-coupling reactions.

Current Grants, Awards and Prizes

  • Russian Science Foundation “Energy-saving materials based on highly effective luminescent complexes of platinum group metals” (17-73-10130)
  • Medal of the RAS for young scientists in the field of general and technical chemistry for the cycle of scientific papers "Molecular design of new catalysts for synthesis of functionalized organic compounds through cross-coupling reactions", 2016
  • The highest annual Saint Petersburg State University Award for distinguished scientific results, 2015.

Selected Publications

  • M.A. Kinzhalov, S.A. Timofeeva (Katkova), K.V. Luzyanin, V.P. Boyarskiy, A.A. Yakimanskiy, M. Haukka, and V.Yu. Kukushkin / Palladium(II)-Mediated Addition of Benzenediamines to Isocyanides: Generation of Three Types of Diaminocarbene Ligands Depending on the Isomeric Structure of the Nucleophile // Organometallics, 2016. — 35 (2016), pp. 218–228 (DOI: 10.1021/acs.organomet.5b00936, IF= 3.892)
  • S.A. Timofeeva (Katkova), M.A. Kinzhalov, E.A. Valishina, K.V. Luzyanin, V.P. Boyarskiy, T.M. Buslaeva, M. Haukka, V.Yu. Kukushkin / Application of palladium complexes bearing acyclic (hydrazido)(amino)-carbene ligands as catalysts for copper-free Sonogashira cross-coupling // Journal of Catalysis, in print (DOI: 10.1016/j.jcat.2015.06.001, IF= 7.482).
  • E.A. Valishina, M.F.C. Guedes da Silva, M.A. Kinzhalov, S.A. Timofeeva (Katkova), T.M. Buslaeva, M. Haukka, A.J.L. Pombeiro, V.P. Boyarskiy, V.Yu. Kukushkin, K.V. Luzyanin /Palladium-ADC complexes as efficient catalysts in copper-free and room temperature Sonogashira coupling // Journal of Molecular Catalysis A: Chemical, 2014, Nr 395, pp. 162–171 (DOI: 10.1016/j.molcata.2014.08.018, IF= 4.045)