Welcome to the "LASC"
of Asymmetric Synthesis and Catalysis

  • Qing-Qing Marco M Niall Minqiang Betta MB Ricky Fabio
Latest Publications

'A DFT mechanistic investigation of the gold(I) catalyzed synthesis of azepino[1,2-a]indoles'
P. Giacinto.....
Chem.Cat.Chem. accepted -VIP ARTICLE-

'Assessing the Role of Counterion in Gold Catalyzed Dearo-matization of Indoles with Allenamides by NMR Studies'
L. Rocchigiani, M. Jia...
ACS Catalysis accepted.

New research interests

The group is currently opening two new research lines: Photoredox-dual catalysis and metal drugs based on gold(I) complexes.


MB coordinates the team "Conoscere la Chimica" (founded 1998) "Shows and Workshops" of chemistry for young students. read more »


Scientific projects for experimental Thesis (Bc.S/Master/Erasmus students) are currently available in our lab. Please contact MB for further info. Teaching»

Open positions

We are always looking to recruit talented and commited scientists. Please contact MB if you are interested in joining us.

Upcoming seminars

10/06/2015) Lorenzo di Bari - Università di Pisa
TBA) Junliang ZHANG - ECNU Shanghai

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- March. 2015: Marco successfully defended his Master Thesis. Congrats Marco.
- MArch 2015: Vincenzo Borgia joined the group as a Master student. Welcome.

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