Scott research Group



Edited Book

Fragments of Fullerenes and Carbon Nanotubes:  Designed Synthesis, Unusual Reactions, and Coordination Chemistry, Petrukhina, M. A.; Scott, L. T. Eds, Wiley, Hoboken, 2012.

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Journal Articles and Book Chapters

251. “5-Azadibenzo[a,g]corannulene,” Tsefrikas, V. M.; Greene, A. K.; Scott, L. T. Org. Chem. Front. 2017, 4, 688-698.

250. “A Practical Synthesis and X-ray Crystal Structure of Tribenzo[a,d,j]corannulene,” Smith, N. J.; Scott, L. T. Can. J. Chem. 2017, 95, 410-414 (special issue honoring Reginald H. Mitchell).

249. “Exotic Chemistry and Rational Organic Syntheses at 1000 °C,” Scott, L. T. J. Org. Chem. 2016, 81, 11535-11547 (invited Perspective - highlighted on the cover).

248. “Synthesis of 1-Substituted Fluorenones,” George, S. R. D.; Scott, L. T.; Harper, J. B. Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds 2016, 35, 697-715.

247. “Corannulene-Helicene Hybrids: Chiral π-Systems Comprising Both Bowl and Helical Motifs,” Fujikawa, T.; Preda, D. V.; Segawa, Y.; Itami, K.; Scott, L. T., Org. Lett. 2016, 18, 3992-3995.

246. “Microscopic Origin of Chiral Shape Induction in Achiral Crystals,” Xiao, W.; Ernst, K.-H.; Palotas, K.; Zhang, Y.; Bruyer, E.; Peng, L.; Greber, T.; Hofer, W. A.; Scott, L. T.; Fasel, R. Nature Chem. 2016, 8, 326-330.

245. “Hole-Transporting Materials with a Two-Dimensionally Expanded π-System Around an Azulene Core for Efficient Perovskite Solar Cells,” Nishimura, H.; Ishida, N.; Shimazaki, A.; Wakamiya, A.; Saeki, A.; Scott, L. T.; Murata, Y. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137, 15656-15659.

244. “The First Stepwise Chemical Synthesis of C60,” Scott, L. T. in C60: Buckminsterfullerene – Some Inside Stories, Kroto, H. Ed, CRC Press, Boca Raton, 2015, Chapter A8.

243. “Chemistry at the Interior Atoms of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons,” Scott, L. T. Chem. Soc. Rev. 2015, 44, 6464 - 6471.

242. “Challenges in Aromaticity: 150 Years after Kekulé’s Benzene,” Martín, N.; Scott, L. T. Chem. Soc. Rev. 2015, 44, 6397-6400.

241. “Synthesis, Properties, and Packing Structures of Corannulene-Based π-Systems Containing Heptagons,” Kato, K.; Segawa, Y.; Scott, L. T.; Itami, K. Chem. – Asian J. 2015, 10, 1635-1639.

240. “1,3,5,7-Tetra(Bpin)azulene by Exhaustive Direct Borylation of Azulene and 5,7-Di(Bpin)azulene by Selective Subsequent Deborylation,” Nishimura, H.; Eliseeva, M. N.; Wakamiya, A.; Scott, L. T. SYNLETT 2015, 26, 1578-1580.

239. “Nearly Exclusive Growth of Small Diameter Semiconducting Single-Wall Carbon Nanotube from Organic Chemistry Synthetic End-Cap Molecules,” Liu, B.; Liu, J.; Li. H.-B.; Bhola, R.; Jackson, E. A.; Scott, L. T.; Page, A.; Stephan Irle, S.; Morokuma. K.; Zhou, C. Nano Letters 2015, 15, 586595.

238. “Oxidative Cyclotrimerization of Unsaturated Compounds with DDQ and Triflic Acid: An Efficient Synthetic Route to Triply-fused Benzene Rings,” Cho, H. Y.; Scott, L. T. Tet. Lett. 2015, 56, 3458-3462.

237. “Probing Mechanisms of Aryl–Aryl Bond Cleavages under Flash Vacuum Pyrolysis Conditions,” Jackson, E. A; Xue, X.: Cho, H. Y.; Scott, L. T. Austr. J. Chem. 2014, 67,1279-1287.

236. “Site-selective covalent functionalization at interior carbon atoms and on the rim of Circumtrindene, a C36H12 open geodesic polyarene,” Cho, H. Y.; Ansems, R. B. M.; Scott, L. T. Beilstein J. Org. Chem. 2014, 10, 956-968.

235. “Electron Transfer in a Supramolecular Associate of a Fullerene Fragment,” Gallego, M.; Calbo, J.; Aragó, J.; Calderon, R. M. K.; Liquido, F. H.; Iwamoto, T.; Greene, A. K.; Jackson, E. A.; Pérez, E. M.; Ortí, E.; Guldi, D. M.; Scott, L. T.; Martín, N. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, 53, 2170-2175 (highlighted on the cover).

234. “Bicyclo[6.3.0]undecapentaenyl Anion: The Next Higher Homolog of the Indenyl Anion with Exceptionally Large Ion-Pairing Effects on its Tropicity,” Ozoe, H.; Uno, Y.; Kitamura, C.; Kurata, H.; Oda, M.; Jones, Jr., J. W.; Scott, L. T.; Kawase, T. Chem. – Asian J. 2014, 9, 893-900.

233. “Facets of the Tetsuo Nozoe Legacy Immortalized in an Enduring Series of International Symposia on Novel Aromatic Compounds (ISNA)” Scott, L. T. The Chemical Record 2013, 13, 603-617.

232. “A Grossly Warped Nanographene and the Consequences of Multiple Odd-Membered Ring Defects,” Kawasumi, K.; Zhang, Q.; Segawa, Y.; Scott, L. T.; Itami, K. Nature Chem. 2013, 5, 739-744 (highlighted on the cover).

231. “Rapid, Microwave-assisted Perdeuteration of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons,” Greene, A. K.; Scott, L. T. J. Org. Chem. 2013, 78, 2139-2143.

230. “1,3,5-Tricorannulenylbenzene: Stereochemistry, Reduction and Supramolecular Dimerization of a Branched Oligocorannulene,” Eisenberg, D.; Quimby, J. M.; Scott, L. T.; Shenhar, R. J. Phys. Org. Chem. 2013, 26, 124-130.

229. “New Insights on Vibrational Dynamics of Corannulene,” Le Parc, R.; Hermet, P.; Rols, S.; Maurin, D.; Alvarez, L.; Ivanov, A.; Quimby, J. M.; Hanley, C. G.; Scott, L. T.; Bantignies, J.-L. J. Phys. Chem. C 2012, 116, 25089–25096.

228. “Palladium-Catalyzed C-H Activation Taken to the Limit. Flattening an Aromatic Bowl by Total Arylation” by Zhang, Q.; Kawasumi, K.; Segawa, Y.; Itami, K.; Scott, L. T. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012, 134, 15664-15667.

227. “Pushing the Ir-catalyzed C–H Polyborylation of Aromatic Compounds to Maximum Capacity by Exploiting Reversibility,” Eliseeva, M. N.; Scott, L. T. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012, 134, 15169–15172.

226. “Special Electronic Structure and Extended Supramolecular Oligomerization of Anionic 1,4-Dicorannulenylbenzene,” Eisenberg, D.; Quimby, J. M.; Ho, D.; Lavi, R.; Benisvy, L.; Scott, L. T.; Shenhar, R. Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2012, 6321-6327. (Highlighted on the cover).

225. “Diels-Alder Cycloaddition of Acetylene Gas to a Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon Bay Region,” Fort, E. H.; Jeffreys, M. S.; Scott, L. T. Chem. Commun. 2012, 48, 8102-8104.

224. “Facile Air-Oxidation of Large Aromatic Hydrocarbon Bay Regions to Bay Region Quinones. Predicted Oxygen-Sensitivity of Hydrogen-Terminated Carbon Nanotubes,” Fort, E. H.; Scott, L. T. Org. Biomol. Chem. 2012, 10, 5747-5749 (highlighted on the cover).

223. “Corannulene and its Penta-tert-Butyl Derivative Co-crystallize 1:1 with Pristine C60-Fullerene,” Dawe, L. N.; AlHujran, T.; Tran, H.-A.; Mercer, J. I.; Jackson, E. A.; Scott, L. T.; Georghiou, P. E. Chem. Commun. 2012, 48, 5563-5565 (highlighted on the cover).

222. “A Short, Rigid, Structurally Pure Carbon Nanotube by Stepwise Chemical Synthesis,” Scott, L. T.; Jackson, E. A.; Zhang, Q.; Steinberg, B. D.; Bancu, M.; Li, B. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012, 134, 107-110.

221. “Hemispherical Geodesic Polyarenes: Attractive Templates for the Chemical Synthesis of Uniform Diameter Armchair Nanotubes,” Belanger, A. P.; Mirica, K. A.; Mack, J.; Scott, L. T. in Fragments of Fullerenes and Carbon Nanotubes:  Designed Synthesis, Unusual Reactions, and Coordination Chemistry, Petrukhina, M. A.; Scott, L. T. Eds, Wiley, Hoboken, 2012, Chapter 9.

220. “Molecular Curvature Tradeoffs: Bending a Planar Trimercury Unit Over Bowl-Shaped Polyaromatic Hydrocarbons,” Filatov, A. S.; Jackson, E. A.; Scott, L. T.; Petrukhina, M. A. J. Organomet. Chem. 2011, 696, 2877-2881.

219. “Carbon Nanotubes from Short Hydrocarbon Templates. Energy Analysis of the Diels-Alder Cycloaddition/Rearomatization Growth Strategy,” Fort, E. H.; Scott, L. T. J. Mater. Chem. 2011, 21, 1373–1381 (highlighted on the cover).

218. “Gas-Phase Diels-Alder Cycloaddition of Benzyne to an Aromatic Hydrocarbon Bay Region. Groundwork for the Selective Solvent-Free Growth of Armchair Carbon Nanotubes,” Fort, E. H.; Scott, L. T. Tetrahedron Lett. 2011, 52, 2051-2053.

217. “Cyclopent[bc]acenaphthylene: A Putative Intermediate on the Pathway for Thermal Cyclodehydrogenation of Phenanthrene,” Necula, A.; Scott, L. T. Polycycl. Aromat. Compd. 2010, 30, 260-273.

216. “Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon Bowls, Baskets, Balls, and Tubes: Challenging Targets for Chemical Synthesis,” Scott, L. T. Polycycl. Aromat. Compd. 2010, 30, 247-259.

215. “Highly Charged Supramolecular Oligomers Based on the Dimerization of Corannulene Tetraanion,” Eisenberg, D.; Quimby, J. M.; Jackson, E. A.; Scott, L. T.; Shenhar, R., Chem. Commum. 2010, 46, 9010-9012.

214. “Intense Blue Electrochemiluminescence of Corannulene,” Valenti, G.; Bruno, C.; Rapino, S.; Marcaccio, M.; Paolucci, F.; Jackson, E. A.; Scott, L. T. J. Phys. Chem. C 2010, 114, 19467–19472.

213. “An Oxidation Induced by Potassium Metal. Studies on the Anionic Cyclodehydrogenation of 1,1´-Binaphthyl to Perylene,” Rickhaus, M.; Belanger, A. P.; Wegner, H. A.; Scott, L. T. J. Org. Chem. 2010, 75, 7358–7364.

212. “π-π Interactions and Solid State Packing Trends of Polycyclic Aromatic Bowls in the Indenocorannulene Family: Predicting Potentially Useful Bulk Properties,” Filatov, A. S.; Scott, L. T.; Petrukhina, M. A., Crystal Growth and Design 2010, 10, 4607-4621.

211. “The Bicorannulenyl Dianion: A Charged Overcrowded Ethylene,” Eisenberg, D.; Jackson, E. A.; Quimby, J. M.; Scott, L. T.; Shenhar, R. Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2010, 49, 7538 –7542.

210. “One-Step Conversion of Aromatic Hydrocarbon Bay Regions Into New Unsubstituted Benzene Rings. A Reagent for the Low-Temperature, Metal-Free Growth of Single-Chirality Carbon Nanotubes,” Fort, E. H.; Scott, L. T. Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2010, 49, 6626-6628.

209. “Solid-State 13C NMR Investigations of 4,7-Dihydro-1H-tricyclopenta[def,jkl,pqr]-triphenylene (Sumanene) and Indeno[1,2,3-cd]fluoranthene: Buckminsterfullerene Moieties,” Halling, M. D.; Orendt, A. M.; Strohmeier, M.; Solum, M. S.; Tsefrikas, V. M.; Hirao, T.; Scott, L. T.; Pugmire, R. J.; Grant, D. M. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2010, 12, 7934-7941.

208. “Increasing the Curvature of a Bowl-Shaped Polyarene by Fullerene-like η2-Complexation of a Transition Metal at the Interior of the Convex Surface,” Filatov, A. S.; Rogachev, A. Y; Jackson, E. A.; Scott, L. T.; Petrukhina, M. Organometallics 2010, 29, 1231–1237.

207. “Routine Analysis and Characterization of Highly Insoluble Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds by Direct Analysis in Real Time Mass Spectrometry (DART),” Domin, M. A.; Steinberg, B. D.; Quimby, J. M.; Smith, N. J.; Greene, A. K.; Scott, L. T. Analyst 2010, 135, 700-704.

206. “Diels-Alder Reactivity of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon Bay Regions: Implications for Metal-Free Growth of Single-Chirality Carbon Nanotubes,” Fort, E. H.; Donovan, P. M.; Scott, L. T. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009, 131, 16006-16007.

205. “Foregoing Rigidity to Achieve Greater Intimacy,” Filatov, A. S.; Jackson, E. A.; Scott, L. T.; Petrukhina, M. A. Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2009, 48, 8473-8476.

204. “Aromatic π-Systems More Curved Than C60. The Complete Family of All Indenocorannulenes Synthesized by Iterative Microwave Assisted Intramolecular Arylations,” Steinberg, B. D.; Jackson, E. A.; Filatov, A. S.; Wakamiya, A.; Petrukhina, M. A.; Scott, L. T. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009, 131, 10537-10545.

203. “Search for Corannulene (C20H10) in the Red Rectangle,” Pilleri, P.; Herberth, D.; Giesen, T. F.; Gerin, M.; Joblin, C.; Mulas, G.; Malloci, G.; Grabow, J.-U.; Brünken, S.; Surin, L.; Steinberg, B. D.; Curtis, K. R.; Scott, L. T. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 2009, 397, 1053-1060.

202. “New Strategies for Synthesizing Short Sections of Carbon Nanotubes,” Steinberg, B. D.; Scott, L. T. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2009, 48, 5400-5402.

201. “Expanding the Suzuki-Heck-Type Coupling Cascade: A New Indeno[1,2,3]-Annelation of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons,” Quimby, J. M.; Scott, L. T. Adv. Synth. Catal. 2009, 351, 1009-1013.

200. “Electrochemical and Theoretical Investigation of Corannulene Reduction Processes,” Bruno, C.; Benassi, R.; Passalacqua, A.; Paolucci, F.; Fontanesi, C.; Marcaccio, M.; Jackson, E. A.; Scott, L. T. J. Phys. Chem. B 2009, 113, 1954-1962.

199. “One Step Closer to Isomerically Pure Fullerenes and Heterofullerenes: Harnessing the Potential of Catalytic Surfaces,” Scott, L. T. Angew. Chem., Int. Edit 2009, 48, 436-437.

198. “Steps Towards the Synthesis of a Geodesic C60H12 End Cap for a C3v Carbon [6,6]Nanotube,” Hill, T. J.; Hughes, R. K.; Scott, L. T. Tetrahedron 2008, 64, 11360-11369.

197. “Temperature Dependence and Pressure Dependence of the Vibrational Properties of Corannulene,” Alvarez, L.; Le Parc, R.; Jourdain, V.; Dennler, S.; Bantignies, J. L.; Sauvajol, J. L.; Rose, J.; Scott, L. T. Physica Status Solidi (b) 2008, 245, 2261-2263.

196. “Magnetic Euripi in Corannulene,” Monaco, G.; Scott, L. T.; Zanasi, R. J. Phys. Chem. A. 2008, 112, 8136–8147.

195. “HRMS Directly From TLC Slides. A Powerful Tool for Rapid Analysis of Organic Mixtures,” Smith, N. J.; Domin, M. A.; Scott, L. T. Org. Lett. 2008, 10, 3493-3496.

194. “Bicorannulenyl: Stereochemistry of a C40H18 Biaryl Composed of Two Chiral Bowls,” Eisenberg, D.; Filatov, A.; Jackson, E. A.; Rabinovitz, M.; Petrukhina, M. A.; Scott, L. T.; Shenhar, R. J. Org. Chem. 2008, 73, 6073-6078.

193. “Aryl–Aryl Bond Formation by Flash Vacuum Pyrolysis of Benzannulated Thiopyrans,” Amick, A. W.; Wakamiya, A.; Scott L. T. J. Org. Chem. 2008, 73, 5119-5122.

192. “4,11-Bisanthenequinone and 10,10´-Bianthrone: Simple One-Step Syntheses from Anthrone,” Donovan, P. M; Scott, L. T. Polycyclic Aromat. Compd. 2008 , 28, 128-135.

191. “Gas Phase Assembly and X-Ray Crystal Structure of Copper(I) 3,5-Bis(Trifluoromethyl) Benzoate Network with Corannulene,” Sevryugina, Y.; Jackson, E. A.; Scott, L. T.; Petrukhina, M. A. Inorg. Chim. Acta 2008, 361, 3103-3108.

190. “Fullerene-like Chemistry at the Interior Carbon Atoms of an Alkene-centered C26H12 Geodesic Polyarene,” Bronstein, H. E.; Scott, L. T. J. Org. Chem. 2008, 73, 88-93.

189. “Thermal Cyclodehydrogenations to Form 6-Membered Rings: Cyclizations of [5]Helicenes,” Xue, X.; Scott, L. T. Org. Letters 2007, 9, 3937-3940.

188. “Trisannulated Benzene Derivatives by Acid Catalyzed Aldol Cyclotrimerizations of Cyclic Ketones. Methodology Development and Mechanistic Insight,” Amick, A. W.; Scott, L. T. J. Org. Chem. 2007, 72, 3412-3418.

187. “Ring Current Effects between Molecules in a Crystal. Evidence from 13C Chemical Shielding Tensors for Intermolecular Shielding and Molecular Magnetic Susceptibility in 4,7-di-t-butylacenaphthene versus 4,7-di-t-butylacenaphthylene,” Ma, Z.; Halling, M. D.; Solum, M. S.; Harper, J. K.; Orendt, A. M.; Facelli, J. C.; Pugmire, R. J.; Grant, D. M.; Amick, A. W.; Scott, L. T. J. Phys. Chem. A 2007, 111, 2020-2027.

186. “Pentaindenocorannulene and Tetraindenocorannulene: New Aromatic π Systems with Curvatures Surpassing That of C60,” Jackson, E. A.; Steinberg, B. D.; Bancu, M.; Wakamiya, A.; Scott, L. T. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2007, 129, 484-485.

185. “Synthesis of Geodesic Polyarenes by Flash Vacuum Pyrolysis,” Tsefrikas, V. M.; Scott, L. T. Chem. Reviews 2006, 106, 4868 - 4884.

184. “Oligoindenopyrenes: A New Class of Polycyclic Aromatics,” Wegner, H. A.; Reisch, H.; Rauch, K.; Demeter, A.; Zachariasse, K. A.; de Meijere, A.; Scott, L. T. J. Org. Chem. 2006, 71, 9080-9087.

183. “Anions and Polyanions of Oligoindenopyrenes: Modes of Electron Delocalization and Dimerization,” Aprahamian, I.; Wegner, H. A.; Sternfeld, T.; Rauch, K; de Meijere, A.; Sheradsky, T.; Scott, L. T.; Rabinovitz, M. Chem. – Asian J. 2006, 1, 678-685.

182. “Corannulene “Hub” Carbon Coordination by Ru2(O2C(3,5-CF3)2C6H3)2(CO)5” Petrukhina, M. A.; Sevryugina, Y.; Rogachev, A. Y.; Jackson, E. A.; Scott, L. T. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2006, 45, 7208-7210.

181. “Benzo[a]acecorannulene: Surprising Formation of a New Bowl-Shaped Aromatic Hydrocarbon from an Attempted Synthesis of 1,2-Diazadibenzo[d,m]corannulene,” Tsefrikas, V. M.; Arns, S.; Merner, P. M.; Warford, C. C.; Merner, B. L.; Scott, L. T.; Bodwell, G. J. Org. Lett. 2006, 8, 5195.

180. “Synthesis and Aldol Cyclotrimerization of 4,7-Di-tert-butylacenaphthenone,” Amick, A. W.; Griswold, K. S.; Scott, L. T. Can. J. Chem. 2006, 84, 1268-1272.

179. “X-Ray and DFT Structural Study of 1,3,5,7,9-Penta-tert-butylcorannulene, C40H50,” Sevryugina, Y.; Rogachev, A. Y.; Jackson, E. A.; Scott, L. T.; Petrukhina, M. A. J. Org. Chem. 2006, 71, 6615-6618.

178. “Corannulene: A Preference for exo-Metal Binding. X-Ray Structural Characterization of [Ru2(O2CCF3)2(CO)4·(η2-C20H10)2],” Petrukhina, M. A.; Sevryugina, Y.; Rogachev, A. Y.; Jackson, E. A.; Scott, L. T., Organometallics 2006, 25, 5492-5495.

177. “C20 Carbon Clusters: Fullerene – Boat – Sheet. Generation, Mass Selection, PE Characterization” Prinzbach, H.; Wahl, F.; Weiler, A.; Landenberger, P.; Wörth, J.; Scott, L. T.; Gelmont, M.; Olevano, D.; Sommer, F.; Issendorff, B. Chem. Eur. J. 2006, 11, 6268-6280.

176. “Reductive Bergman-Type Cyclizations of Cross-Conjugated Enediynes to Fulvene and Fulvalene Anions: The Role of Charge Distribution,” Treitel, N.; Eshdat, L.; Sheradsky, T.; Donovan, P. M.; Tykwinski, R. R.; Scott, L. T.; Hopf, H.; Rabinovitz, M., J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 128, 4703-4709.

175. “C30H126-: Self-Aggregation, High Charge Density and Pyramidalization in a Supramolecular Structure of a Supercharged Hemifullerene,” Treitel, N.; Sheradsky, T.; Peng, L.; Scott, L. T.; Rabinovitz, M. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2006, 45, 3273-3277.

174. “Appearance Energies of Singly, Doubly, and Triply Charged Coronene and Corannulene Ions Produced by Electron Impact,” Denifl, S.; Sonnweber, B.; Mack, J.; Scott, L. T.; Scheier, P.; Becker, K.; Märk, T. D. Internat. J. Mass. Spec. 2006, 249-250, 353-358.

173. “New Interesting Molecular Topologies by Way of Modern Cross-Coupling Reactions,” de Meijere, A.; Stulgies, B.; Albrecht, K.; Rauch, K.; Wegner, H. A.; Hopf, H.; Scott, L. T.; Eshdat, L.; Aprahamian, I.; Rabinovitz, M., Pure Appl. Chem. 2006, 78, 813-830.

172. “Reduction of Bowl-Shaped Hydrocarbons: Dianions and Tetraanions of Annelated Corannulenes,” Aprahamian, I.; Preda, D. V.; Bancu, M.; Belanger, A. P.; Sheradsky, T.; Scott, L. T.; Rabinovitz, M. J. Org. Chem. 2006, 71, 290-298.

171. “Interconversions of Aryl Radicals by 1,4-Shifts of Hydrogen Atoms. A New Synthesis of Benzo[a]corannulene,” Peng, L.; Scott, L. T., J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2005, 127, 16518-16521.

170. “Squeezing C-C Bonds,” Huntley, D. R.; Markopoulos, G.; Donovan, P. M.; Scott, L. T.; Hoffmann, R., Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2005, 44, 7549-7553.

169. “Laser Plasma Production of Metal-Corannulene Ion-Molecule Complexes,” T. M. Ayers, B. C. Westlake, D. V. Preda, L. T. Scott, M. A. Duncan Organometallics 2005, 24, 4573-4578.

168. “Free Electron Attachment to Coronene and Corannulene in the Gas Phase,” S. Denifl, S. Ptasinska, B. Sonnweber, P. Scheier, D. Liuand, F. Hagelberg, J. Mack, L. T. Scott, T. D. Märk J. Chem. Phys. 2005, 123(10), 104308/1-104308/7.

167. “Coordination Chemistry of Buckybowls: From Corannulene to a Hemifullerene,” Petrukhina, M. A.; Scott, L. T., Dalton Trans. 2005, 2969–2975 (highlighted on the cover).

166. “Ball-and-Socket Stacking of Supercharged Geodesic Polyarenes: Bonding by Interstitial Lithium Ions,” Aprahamian, I.; Eisenberg, D.; Hoffman, R. E.; Sternfeld, T.; Matsuo, Y.; Jackson, E. A.; Nakamura, E.; Scott, L. T.; Sheradsky, T.; Rabinovitz, M. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2005, 127, 9581-9587.

165. “Concave Polyarenes With Sulfide-Linked Flaps and Tentacles: New Electron-Rich Hosts for Fullerenes” P. E. Georghiou, A. H. Tran, S. Mizyed, M. Bancu, L. T. Scott, J. Org. Chem. 2005, 70, 6158-6163.

164. “X-Ray Quality Geometries of Geodesic Polyarenes from Theoretical Calculations: What Levels of Theory are Reliable?” Petrukhina, M. A.; Andreini, K. W.; Mack, J.; Scott, L. T. J. Org. Chem. 2005, 70, 5713-5716.

163. “Unprecedented Complexation of Two Transition Metals to the Concave Surface of a Geodesic Polyarene: {[Rh2(O2CCF3)4]3(Dibenzo[a,g]corannulene)2},” Petrukhina, M. A.; Andreini, K. W.; Tsefrikas, V. M.; Scott, L. T. Organomet. 2005, 24, 1394-1397.

162. “Interstellar Chemistry: A Strategy for Detecting Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Space,” Lovas, F. J.; McMahon, R. J.; Grabow, J.-U.; Schnell, M.; Mack, J.; Scott, L. T.; Kuczkowski, R. L. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2005, 127, 4345-4349.

161. “Dicyclobuta[de,ij]naphthalene and Dicyclopenta[cd,gh]pentalene,” Macaluso, M.; Parish, C.; Hoffmann, R.; Scott, L. T. J. Org. Chem. 2004, 69, 8093-8100.

160. “Hemibuckminsterfullerene C30H12: X-ray Crystal Structures of the Parent Hydrocarbon and of the 2-Dimensional Organometallic Network {[Rh2(O2CCF3)4]3·(C30H12)},” Petrukhina, M. A.; Andreini, K. W.; Peng, L.; Scott, L. T. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2004, 43, 5477-5481.

159. “Methods for the Chemical Synthesis of Fullerenes,” Scott, L. T. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2004, 43, 4995-5007.

158. “Cation-π Complexes of a Bowl-Shaped Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon,” Ansems, R. B. M.; Scott, L. T. J. Phys. Org. Chem. 2004, 17, 819-823.

157. “Molecular Satellite Dishes: Attaching Parabolic and Planar Arenes to Heterofullerenes,” Hauke, F.; Atalick, S.; Guldi, D.; Mack, J.; Scott, L. T.; Hirsch, A. Chem. Commun. 2004, 766-767.

156. “Elaboration of Diarylketones Into Naphthalenes Fused on Two or Four Sides: A Naphthoannulation Procedure,” Donovan, P. M.; Scott, L. T. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2004, 126, 3108-3112.

155. “Corannulene Polysulfides: Molecular Bowls With Multiple Arms and Flaps,” Bancu, M.; Rai, A. K.; Cheng, P.-C.; Gilardi, R. D.; Scott, L. T. Synlett 2004, 173-176.

154. “Conjugated Belts and Nanorings With Radially Oriented p-Orbitals,” Scott, L. T. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2003, 42, 4133-4135 (invited Highlight).

153. “Transition Metal Complexes of an Open Geodesic Polyarene,” Petrukhina, M. A.; Andreini, K. W.; Mack, J.; Scott, L. T. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2003, 42, 3375-3379 (highlighted on the cover).

152. “A New Suzuki-Heck-Type Coupling Cascade: Indeno[1,2,3]-Annelation of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons,” Wegner, H. A.; Scott, L. T.; de Meijere, A. J. Org. Chem. 2003, 68, 883-887.

151. Gas-Phase Molecular Structure of Decachlorocorannulene, C20Cl10. An Electron-Diffraction Study Augmented by ab initio and Normal Coordinate Calculations,” Samdal, S.; Hedberg, L.; Hedberg, K.; Richardson, A. D.; Bancu, M.; Scott, L. T. J. Phys. Chem. A 2003, 107, 411-417.

150. “The Synthesis of Tris-Annulated Benzenes by Aldol Trimerization of Cyclic Ketones,” Boorum, M. M.; Scott, L. T. in Modern Arene Chemistry, Astruc, D., Ed.; Wiley: New York, 2002, Chapter 1.

149. “The Enthalpy of Vaporization and Sublimation of Corannulene, Coronene, and Perylene at 298.15K,” Chickos, J. S.; Webb, P.; Nichols, G.; Kiyobayashi, T.; Cheng, P.-C.; Scott, L. T. J. Chem. Thermodyn. 2002, 34, 1195-1206.

148. “Practical Synthesis of an Open Geodesic Polyarene With a Fullerene-Type 6:6-Double Bond at the Center: Diindeno[1,2,3,4-defg;1',2',3',4'-mnop]chrysene,” Bronstein, H. E.; Choi, N.; Scott, L. T. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2002, 124, 8870-8875.

147. “A Four-Step, Alternating Reductive Dimerization/Bond-Cleavage of Indenocorannulene,” Aprahamian, I.; Hoffman, R. E.; Sheradsky, T.; Preda, D. V.; Bancu, M.; Scott, L. T.; Rabinovitz, M. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2002, 41, 1712-1715.

146. “An Insight into the Aromaticity of Fullerene Anions: Experimental Evidence for Diamagnetic Ring Currents in the Five-Membered Rings of C606- and C706-.” Sternfeld, T.; Thilgen, C.; Hoffman, R. E.; Heras, M. d. R. C.; Diederich, F.; Wudl, F.; Scott, L. T.; Mack, J.; Rabinovitz, M. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2002, 124, 5734-5738.

145. “From Bifluorenylidine Dianion to Dibenzo[g,p]chrysene Dianion: Sensitivity of Anisotropy Changes to Bonding Structure,” Shenhar, R.; Beust, R.; Hagen, S.; Bronstein, H. E.; Willner, I.; Scott, L. T.; Rabinovitz, M. J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans. 2 2002, 449-454.

144. “Stability and Aromaticity of the Cyclopenta-Fused Pyrene Congeners,” Havenith, R. W. A.; Jiao, H.; Jenneskens, L. W.; van Lenthe, J. H.; Sarobe, M.; Schleyer, P. v. R.; Kataoka, M.; Necula, A.; Scott, L. T. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2002, 124, 2363-2370.

143. “A Rational Chemical Synthesis of C60,” Scott, L. T.; Boorum, M. M.; McMahon, B. J.; Hagen, S.; Mack, J.; Blank, J.; Wegner, H.; de Meijere, A. Science 2002, 295, 1500-1503.

142. “Embracing C60 With Multi-Armed Geodesic Partners,” Mizyed, S.; Georghiou, P. E.; Bancu, M.; Cuadra, B.; Rai, A. K.; Cheng, P.-C.; Scott, L. T. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2001, 123, 12770-12774.

141. “Groundwork for a Rational Synthesis of C60: Cyclodehydrogenation of a C60H30 Polyarene,” Boorum, M. M.; Vasil’ev, Y. V.; Drewello, T.; Scott, L. T. Science 2001, 294, 828-831.

140. “Fullerometallic Ion Chemistry: Reactions of C60Fe+ and C20H10Fe+ in the Gas Phase,” Caraiman, D.; Koyanagi, G. K.; Scott, L. T.; Preda, D. V.; Böhme, D. K. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2001, 123, 8573-8582.

139. “Lithium Reduction of the Bowl-Shaped C60 Fragment Diindeno[1,2,3,4-defg;1',2',3',4'-mnop]chrysene: An Interplay Between Experiment and Theory,” Shenhar, R.; Beust, R.; Hoffman, R. E.; Willner, I.; Bronstein, H. E.; Scott, L. T.; Rabinovitz, M. J. Org. Chem. 2001, 66, 6004-6013.

138. “Single and Double Ionization of Corannulene and Coronene,” Schröder, D.; Loos, J.; Schwarz, H.; Thissen, R.; Preda, D. V.; Scott, L. T.; Caraiman, D.; Frach, M. V.; Böhme, D. K. Helv. Chim. Acta 2001, 84, 1625-1634.

137. “Novel Aromatic Compounds: A Symposium in Print,” Scott, L. T.; Siegel, J. S., Eds., Tetrahedron 2001, 57, 3507-3808.

136. “An Aromatic Hydrocarbon π-System with a 42° Dihedral Twist. X-Ray Crystal Structure of 1,3-Bis(trichloroacetyl)homoazulene,” Scott, L. T.; Sumpter, C. A.; Gantzel, P. K., Maverick, E.; Trueblood, K. N. Tetrahedron 2001, 57, 3795-3798.

135. “Electron Photoejection from Corannulene Dianion and Li+-Mediated Recombination of the Photogenerated Species,” Shenhar, R.; Willner, I.; Preda, D. V.; Scott, L. T. J. Phys. Chem. A 2000, 104, 10631-10636.

134. “Indeno-Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons: A Versatile New Synthetic Route,” Preda, D. V.; Scott, L. T. Polycyclic Aromat. Compd. 2000, 19, 119-131.

133. “Addition of Dihalocarbenes to Corannulene. A Fullerene-Type Reaction,” Preda, D. V.; Scott, L. T. Tetrahedron Lett. 2000, 41, 9633-9637.

132. “The Identification of Cyclopenta-Fused and Ethynyl-Substituted Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Benzene Droplet Combustion Products,” Marsh, N. D., Wornat, M. J.; Scott, L. T.; Necula, A.; Lafleur, A. L.; Plummer, E. F. Polycyclic Aromat. Compd. 2000, 13, 379-402.

131. “Gas-Phase Production and Photoelectron Spectroscopy of the Smallest Fullerene, C20,” Prinzbach, H.; Weiler, A.; Landenberger, P.; Wahl, F.; Wörth, J.; Scott, L. T.; Gelmont, M.; Olevano, D.; Issendorff, B. v. Nature 2000, 407, 60-63.

130. “Gas-Phase Molecular Structure of Corannulene, C20H10. An Electron-Diffraction Study Augmented by ab initio and Normal Coordinate Calculations,” Hedberg, L.; Hedberg, K.; Cheng, P.-C.; Scott, L. T. J. Phys. Chem. A 2000, 104, 7689-7694.

129. “Phenyl Migrations in Dehydroaromatic Compounds. A New Mechanistic Link Between Alternant and Nonalternant Hydrocarbons at High Temperatures,” Preda, D. V.; Scott, L. T., Org. Lett. 2000, 2, 1489-1492.

128. “Imposing Curvature on a Polyarene by Intramolecular Palladium-Catalyzed Arylation Reactions: A Simple Synthesis of Dibenzo[a,g]corannulene,” Reisch, H. A.; Bratcher, M. S.; Scott, L. T. Org. Lett. 2000, 2, 1427-1430.

127. “Heteronuclear Editing Method for Detecting NOE Between Chemically Equivalent Protons: Application to Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons,” Hoffman, R. E.; Shenhar, R.; Willner, I.; Bronstein, H. E.; Scott, L. T.; Rajca, A.; Rabinovitz, M. Magn. Reson. Chem. 2000, 38, 311-314.

126. “Modeling of Supramolecular Properties of Molecular Tweezers, Clips, and Bowls,” Klärner, F.-G.; Panitzky, J.; Preda, D. V.; Scott, L. T. J. Mol. Model. 2000, 6, 318-327.

125. “π-Conjugated Anions: From Carbon-Rich Anions to Charged Carbon Allotropes,” Benshafrut, R.; Shabtai, E.; Rabinovitz, M.; Scott, L. T. Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2000, 1091-1106.

124. “Circumtrindene: A Geodesic Dome of Molecular Dimensions. Rational Synthesis of 60% of C60,” Ansems, R. B. M.; Scott, L. T. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2000, 122, 2719-2724.

123. “High Temperature Behavior of Alternant and Nonalternant Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons,” Necula, A.; Scott, L. T. J. Anal. Appl. Pyrolysis 2000, 54, 65-87.

122. “Trapping Aryl Radicals with Acetylene. Evidence for C2-Accretion as a Mechanism for Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon Growth,” Necula, A.; Scott, L. T. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2000, 122, 1548-1549.

121. “Carbon-13 Shift Tensors in Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds. 8. A Low Temperature NMR Study of Coronene and Corannulene,” Ornedt, A. M.; Facelli, J. C.; Bai, S.; Rai, A.; Gossett, M.; Scott, L. T.; Boerio-Goates, J.; Pugmire, R. J.; Grant, D. M. J. Phys. Chem. A 2000, 104, 149-155.

120. “Reduced Corannulenes: 1,8-Dicorannulenyl Octane Anions, a Supramolecular Octaanion,” Shabtai, E.; Hoffman, R. E.; Cheng, P.-C.; Bayrd, E.; Preda, D. V.; Scott, L. T.; Rabinovitz, M. J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans. 2 2000, 129-133.

119. “The Identification of New Ethynyl-Substituted and Cyclopenta-Fused Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in the Products of Anthracene Pyrolysis,” Wornat, M. J.; Vriesendorp, J. J.; Lafleur, A. L.; Plummer, E. F.; Necula, A.; Scott, L. T. Polycyclic Aromat. Compd. 1999, 13, 221-240.

118. “Geodesic Polyarenes with Exposed Concave Surfaces,” Scott, L. T.; Bronstein, H. E.; Preda, D. V.; Ansems, R. B. M.; Bratcher, M. S.; Hagen, S. Pure Appl. Chem. 1999, 71, 209-219.

117. “Fragments of Fullerenes: Novel Syntheses and Properties,” Scott, L. T.; Bronstein, H. E.; Preda, D. V.; Ansems, R. B. M.; Bratcher, M. S.; Hagen, S. Atual. Fis.-Quim. Org. 1999, 11, 138-150.

116. “1,2-Shifts of Hydrogen Atoms in Aryl Radicals,” Brooks, M. A.; Scott, L. T. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1999, 121, 5444-5449.

115. “Classification of Select Aceanthrylenes, Acephenanthrylenes and Dicyclopentapyrenes as Alternant Versus Nonalternant Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons on the Basis of their Fluorescence Quenching Behavior in the Presence of Nitromethane and Cetylpyridinium Cation Selective Quenching Agents,” Pandey, S.; Acree, W. E., Jr.; Scott, L. T.; Necula, A.; Fetzer, J. C.; Mulder, P. P. J.; Lugtenburg, J.; Cornelisse, J. Polycyclic Aromat. Compd. 1999, 13, 79-92.

114. “Cyclopenta-Fused Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons From Brown Coal Pyrolysis,” Wornat, M. J.; Vernaglia, B. A.; Lafleur, A. L.; Plummer, E. F.; Taghizadeh, K.; Nelson, P. F.; Li, C.-Z.; Necula, A.; Scott, L. T. Twenty-seventh Symp. (Int.) on Combust., the Combustion Institute, Pittsburgh, PA, 1998, 1677-86.

113. “Self-Diffusion Measurements of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon Alkali Metal Salts,” Hoffman, R. E.; Shabtai, E.; Rabinovitz, M.; Iyer, V. S.; Müllen, K.; Rai, A. K.; Bayrd, E.; Scott, L. T. J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans. 2 1998, 1659-1664.

112. “3He NMR of He@C606- and He@C706-. New Records for the Most Shielded and the Most Deshielded 3He Inside a Fullerene,” Shabtai, E.; Weitz, A.; Haddon, R. C.; Hoffman, R. E.; Rabinovitz, M.; Khong, A.; Cross, R. J.; Saunders, M.; Cheng, P.-C.; Scott, L. T. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1998, 120, 6389-6393.

111. “Identification of Some Novel Cyclopenta-Fused Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Ethylene Flames,” Lafleur, A. L.; Howard, J. B.; Plummer, E.; Taghizadeh, K.; Necula, A.; Scott, L. T.; Swallow, K. C. Polycyclic Aromat. Compd. 1998, 12, 223-237.

110. “Electron Affinities and C60 Anion Clusters of Certain Bowl-Shaped Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons,” Chen, G.; Ma, S.; Cooks, G.; Bronstein, H. E.; Best, M. D.; Scott, L. T. J. Mass Spectrom. 1998, 32, 1305-1309.

109. “Dianions and Tetraanions of Two Bowl-Shaped Fullerene Fragments: Dibenzo[a,g]corannulene and Dibenzo[a,g]cyclopenta[kl]corannulene,” Weitz, A.; Shabtai, E.; Rabinovitz, M.; Bratcher, M. S.; McComas, C. C.; Best, M. D.; Scott, L. T. Chem. Eur. J. 1998, 4, 234-239.

108. “The Influence of Surface Strain on the Chemical Reactivity of Fullerene Ions: Addition Reactions with Cyclopentadiene and 1,3-Cyclohexadiene,” Becker, H.; Scott, L. T.; Böhme, D. K. Int. J. Mass Spectrom. and Ion Processes 1997, 167/168, 519-524.

107. “The Identification of Cyclopenta-Fused Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (CP-PAH) in the Pyrolysis Products of Brown Coal,” Vernaglia, B. A.; Wornat, M. J.; Lafleur, A. L.; Plummer, E. F.; Taghizadeh, K.; Nelson, P. F.; Li, C. Z.; Necula, A.; Scott, L. T. DGMK Tagungsber. 1997, 9703, 709-712. (reprints available on request)

106. “Corannulene. A Three-Step Synthesis,” Scott, L. T.; Cheng, P.-C.; Hashemi, M. M.; Bratcher, M. S.; Meyer, D. T.; Warren, H. B. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1997, 119, 10963-10968.

105. “Rearrangements of Tricyclo[5.3.1.0]undecatrienyl Anion: Chemical Evidence Supporting Cyclopropane Ring Circumambulation of Anionic Species,” Oda, M.; Masaki, Y.; Okasaki, Y.; Kajioka, T.; Izawa, M.; Miyatake, R.; Kuroda, S.; Scott, L. T. Chem. Lett. 1997, 595-596.

104. “Reduction of 1,3,5,7,9-Penta-t-Butylcorannulene: Isomeric Sandwiches with Multiple Lithium Cations Inside and Out,” Weitz, A.; Rabinovitz, M.; Cheng, P.-C.; Scott, L. T. Synthetic Metals 1997, 86, 2159-2160.

103. “Collision-Induced Dissociation of 2- and 3-Dimensional Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon Cations in a Modified Ion-Trap Detector,” Wang, X.; Becker, H.; Hopkinson, A. C.; March, R. E.; Scott, L. T.; Böhme, D. K. Int. J. Mass Spectrom. Ion Processes 1997, 161, 69-76.

102. “Thermal Migration of an Ethynyl Group From One Benzene Ring to Another by Reversible Vinylidene C-H Insertion,” Scott, L. T.; Necula, A. Tetrahedron Lett. 1997, 38, 1877-1880.

101. “Novel Syntheses of Three C30H12 Bowl-Shaped Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons,” Hagen, S.; Bratcher, M. S.; Erickson, M. S.; Zimmermann, G.; Scott, L. T. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 1997, 36, 406-408.

100. “Reduction of Pyracylene by Alkali Metals: Mechanism and Formation of Aggregates,” Zilber, G.; Rozenshtein, V.; Ayalon, A.; Levanon, H.; Rabinovitz, M.; Scott, L. T.; Warren, H. B.; Persy, G.; Wirz, J. Res. Chem. Intermed. 1996, 22, 839-854.

99. “Identification of C20H10 Dicyclopentapyrenes in Flames: Correlation with Corannulene and Fullerene Formation,” Lafleur, A. L.; Howard, J. B.; Taghizadeh, K.; Plummer, E. F.; Scott, L. T.; Necula, A.; Swallow, K. C. J. Phys. Chem. 1996, 100, 17421-17428.

98. “Estimation of Electron Affinities of C60, Corannulene and Coronene by Using the Kinetic Method,” Chen, G.; Cooks, G.; Corpuz, E.; Scott, L. T. J. Am. Soc. Mass Spec. 1996, 7, 619-627.

97. “A Convenient Synthesis of Benzo[c]naphtho[2,1-p]chrysene,” Hagen, S.; Scott, L. T. J. Org. Chem. 1996, 61, 7198-7199.

96. “Synthesis and Characterization of a C36H12 Fullerene Subunit,” Scott, L. T.; Bratcher, M. S.; Hagen, S. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1996, 118, 8743-8744.

95. “Pyrolytic Production of Fullerenes,” Crowley, C.; Taylor, R.; Kroto, H. W.; Walton, D. R. M.; Cheng, P.-C.; Scott, L. T. Synth. Metals 1996, 77, 17-22.

94. “Fragments of Fullerenes: Novel Syntheses, Structures, and Reactions,” Scott, L. T. Pure Applied Chem. 1996, 68, 291-300.

93. “Synthesis and Characterization of the Three Dicyclopentapyrenes,” Scott, L. T.; Necula, A. J. Org. Chem. 1996, 61, 386-388.

92. “Formation of [60]Fullerene by Pyrolysis of Corannulene, 7,10-bis(2,2-Dibromovinyl)fluoranthene, and 11,12-Benzofluoranthene,” Crowley, C.; Kroto, H. W.; Taylor, R.; Walton, D. R. M.; Bratcher, M. S.; Cheng, P.-C.; Scott, L. T. Tetrahedron Lett. 1995, 36, 9215-9218.

91. “Electron Spin Dynamics of Photoexcited Corannulene-Lithium Complexes in Tetrahydrofuran. Fourier Transform Electron Paramagnetic Resonance,” Zilber, G.; Rosenshtein, V.; Cheng, P.-C.; Scott, L. T.; Rabinovitz, M.; Levanon, H. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1995, 117, 10720-10725.

90. “Supramolecular Stereochemistry of Supercharged Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons,” Scott, L. T. in “Supramolecular Stereochemistry,” Siegel, J. S., Ed.; Kluwer Academic Publishers: Dordrecht, 1995, pp 147-150.

89. “Macrocyclic Homoconjugated Polyacetylenes,” Scott, L. T.; Cooney, M. J. in “Modern Acetylene Chemistry,” Stang, P. J.; Diederich, F. N., Eds.; VCH Publishers: Weinheim, 1995, pp 321-351.

88. “Corannulene Reduction: Spectroscopic Detection of All Anionic Oxidation States,” Baumgarten, M.; Gherghel, L.; Wagner, M.; Cheng, P.-C.; Scott, L. T.; Weitz, A.; Rabinovitz, M. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1995, 117, 6254-6257.

87. “Acid-Catalyzed Degenerate Isomerization of Biphenyl,” Necula, A.; Racoveanu-Schiketanz, A.; Gheorghiu, M.; Scott, L. T. J. Org. Chem. 1995, 60, 3448-3451.

86. “Completely Spirocyclopropanated Macrocyclic Oligodiacetylenes: The Family of ‘Exploding’ [n]Rotanes,” de Meijere, A.; Kozhushkov, S.; Haumann, T.; Boese, R.; Puls, C.; Cooney, M. J.; Scott, L. T. Chem. Eur. J. 1995, 1, 124-131.

85. “Formation Enthalpy of Corannulene: Micro-Bomb Combustion Calorimetry,” Kiyobayashi, T.; Nagano, Y.; Sakiyama, M.; Yamamoto, K.; Cheng, P.-C.; Scott, L. T. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1995, 117, 3270-3271.

84. “Effects That Various Electron Donating Functional Groups Have Regarding Nitromethane's Inability to Quench Fluorescence Emission of Nonalternant Fluoranthenoid Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons,” Tucker, S. A.; Griffin, J. M.; Acree, W. E., Jr.; Tanga, M. J.; Bupp, J. E.; Tochimoto, T. K.; Lugtenburg, J.; van Haeringen, K.; Cornelisse, J.; Cheng, P.-C.; Scott, L. T. Polycyclic Aromat. Compd. 1994, 4, 161-172.

83. “Enhancement of Through-Space and Through-Bond π Orbital Interactions. Syntheses and Properties of Permethylated and Perspirocyclopropanated Cyclotetradeca-1,3,6,9,12-pentayne,” Scott, L. T.; Cooney, M. J.; Otte, C.; Puls, C.; Haumann, Th.; Boese, R.; Carroll, P. J.; Smith, A. B., III, de Meijere, A. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1994, 116, 10275-10283.

82. “Stable High-Order Molecular Sandwiches: Hydrocarbon Polyanion Pairs With Multiple Lithium Ions Inside and Out,” Ayalon, A.; Sygula, A.; Cheng, P.-C.; Rabinovitz, M.; Rabideau, P.; Scott, L. T. Science 1994, 265, 1065-1067.

81. “Hexaspiro[2.4.2.4.2.4.2.4.2.4.2.4]dotetraconta-4,6,11,13,18,20,25,27,32,34-dodecayne - An Exploding [6]Rotane,” de Meijere, A.; Kozhushkov, S.; Puls, C.; Haumann, T.; Boese, R.; Cooney, M. J.; Scott, L. T. Angew. Chem. 1994, 106, 934-936; Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 1994, 33, 869-871.

80. “Gas-Phase Ion/Molecule Reactions of Corannulene, a Fullerene Subunit,” Becker, H.; Javahery, G.; Petrie, S.; Cheng, P.-C.; Schwarz, H.; Scott, L. T.; Böhme, D. K. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1993, 115, 11636-11637.

79. “Unprecedented Double-Electron Transfer to a Triply-Charged Cation: Reactions of C60.3+ with Anthracene, Corannulene, Benzo[rst]pentaphene and Pyrene,” Javahery, G.; Becker, H.; Petrie, S.; Cheng, P.-C.; Schwarz, H.; Scott, L. T.; Böhme, D. K. Org. Mass. Spec. 1993, 28, 1005-1008.

78. “Spectroscopic Investigation of Fluorescence Quenching Agents. Part III: Effect of Solvent Polarity on the Selectivity of Nitromethane for Discriminating Between Alternant Versus Nonalternant Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons,” Tucker, S. A.; Acree, W. E., Jr.; Fetzer, J. C.; Harvey, R. G.; Tanga, M. J.; Cheng, P.-C.; Scott, L. T. Appl. Spect. 1993, 47, 715-722.

77. “Homoaromaticity of Decamethyl[5]pericyclyne,” Schaad, L. J.; Hess, B. A., Jr.; Scott, L. T. J. Phys. Org. Chem. 1993, 6, 316-318.

76. “The C6H6 Potential Energy Surface: Automerization of Benzene,” Merz, K. M., Jr.; Scott, L. T. J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun. 1993, 412.

75. “Corannulene Tetraanion. A Novel Species With Concentric Anionic Rings,” Ayalon, A.; Rabinovitz, M.; Cheng, P.-C.; Scott, L. T. Angew. Chem. 1992, 104, 1691; Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 1992, 31, 1636-1637.

74. “Automerization of 1,2,3,4-Tetrahydrophenanthrene,” Racoveanu-Schiketanz, A.; Necula, A.; Gheorghiu, M. D.; Scott, L. T. Tetrahedron Letters 1992, 33, 4119.

73. “Corannulene Bowl-to-Bowl Inversion is Rapid at Room Temperature,” Scott, L. T.; Hashemi, M. M.; Bratcher, M. S. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1992, 114, 1920-1921.

72. “Automerization of Naphthalene. New Evidence Consistent With the Intermediacy of Benzofulvene,” Scott, L. T.; Hashemi, M. M.; Schultz, T. H.; Wallace, M. B. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1991, 113, 9692.

71. “Corannulene. A Convenient New Synthesis,” Scott, L. T.; Hashemi, M. M.; Meyer, D. T.; Warren, H. B. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1991, 113, 7082-7084.

70. “Regioselective Coupling of Ethynylcyclopropane Units: Hexaspiro[2.0, 2.4, 2.0, 2.4, 2.0, 2.4]tricosa-7, 9, 17, 19, 27, 29-hexayne,” de Meijere, A.; Jaekel, F.; Simon, A.; Borrmann, H.; Kohler, J.; Johnels, D.; Scott, L. T. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1991, 113, 3935.

69. “Novel Heterocycles Comprising Alternating Phosphorous Atoms and Alkyne Units,” Scott, L. T.; Unno, M. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1990, 112, 7823.

68. “Homoconjugated Cyclic Polydiacetylenes,” Scott, L. T.; Cooney, M. J.; Johnels, D. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1990, 112, 4054.

67. “Diazoketone Cyclization onto a Benzene Ring: 3,4-Dihydro-1(2H)-azulenone,” Scott, L. T.; Sumpter, C. A. Organic Syntheses 1990, 69, 180.

66. “Homoazulene Electrophilic Aromatic Substitution Reactions. Parallels to the Chemistry of Azulene,” Scott, L. T.; Sumpter, C. A.; Oda, M.; Erden, I. Tetrahedron Letters 1989, 30, 305.

65. “Benzenoid Ring Contractions in the Thermal Automerization of Acenaphthylene,” Scott, L. T.; Roelofs, N. H. Tetrahedron Letters 1988, 29, 6857.

64. “Homoaromaticity in a Cyclic Polyacetylene,” Scott, L. T.; Cooney, M. J.; Rogers, D. W.; Dejroongruang, K. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1988, 110, 7244.

63. “Azulene Quinones,” Scott, L. T. in “The Chemistry of Quinonoid Compounds,” Patai, S.; Rappoport, Z., Eds.; Wiley-Interscience: New York, 1988, Chapt 24, pp 1385-1417.

62. “Novel Carbocyclic Dianions: NMR Study of Paratropicity, Charge Delocalization, and Structure in the Dianions of Acephenanthrylene and Aceanthrylene,” Cohen, Y.; Roelofs, N. H.; Reinhardt, G.; Scott, L. T.; Rabinovitz, M. J. Org. Chem. 1987, 52, 4207-4214.

61. “Thermal Rearrangements of Aromatic Compounds,” Scott, L. T. Chem. in Australia 1987, 54, 298. (reprints available on request)

60. “Benzene Ring Contractions at High Temperatures. Evidence From the Thermal Interconversions of Aceanthrylene, Acephenanthrylene, and Fluoranthene,” Scott, L. T.; Roelofs, N. H. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1987, 109, 5461.

59. “Automerization of Benzene,” Scott, L. T.; Roelofs, N. H.; Tsang, T.-H. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1987, 109, 5456.

58. “The Radical Anion of Homoazulene and Its Rearrangement Products. An ESR and ENDOR Study,” Gerson, F.; Knobel, J.; Metzger, A.; Scott, L. T.; Kirms, M. A.; Oda, M.; Sumpter, C. A. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1986, 108, 7920.

57. “Diminution of Aromaticity in Homotropylium Ions by Donor Substituents and the Site-Dependence Thereof,” Scott, L. T.; Oda, M. Chem. Lett. 1986, 1759.

56. “Benzo[c]-1,7-methano[12]annulene und sein Dianion,” Günther, M.; von Puttkamer, H.; Schmitt, P.; Günther, H.; Scott, L. T.; Kirms, M. A. Chem. Ber. 1986, 119, 2942.

55. “1,7-Bridged Homotropylium Cations. New Evidence on the Dimensions of the Homoconjugation Gap in Homotropylium Cations,” Scott, L. T.; Hashemi, M. M. Tetrahedron 1986, 42, 1823.

54. “Quinones of Homoazulene. The First Quinones of an Alternant Hydrocarbon with a Nonalternant Homoconjugative Perturbation,” Scott, L. T.; Oda, M. Tetrahedron Lett. 1986, 27, 779.

53. “π-Orbital Conjugation and Rehybridization in Bridged Annulenes and Deformed Molecules in General: π-Orbital Axis Vector Analysis,” Haddon, R. C.; Scott, L. T. Pure Appl. Chem. 1986, 58, 137.

52. “Cyclic Homoconjugation in Neutral Organic Molecules,” Scott, L. T. Pure Appl. Chem. 1986, 58, 105.

51. “An Alternant Hydrocarbon π-System with Nonalternant Character. Evidence from UV-VIS Spectroscopy for Cyclic Homoconjugation in Homoazulene,” Scott, L. T.; Oda, M.; Erden, I. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1985, 107, 7213.

50. “Acephenanthrylene,” Scott, L. T.; Reinhardt, G.; Roelofs, N. H. J. Org. Chem. 1985, 50, 5886.

49. “Pericyclynes: 'Exploded Cycloalkanes' with Unusual Orbital Interactions and Conformational Properties. MM2 and STO-3G Calculations, X-ray Crystal Structures, Photoelectron Spectra, and Electron Transmission Spectra,” Houk, K. N.; Scott, L. T.; Rondan, N. G.; Spellmeyer, D. C.; Reinhardt, G.; Hyun, J. L.; DeCicco, G. J.; Weiss, R.; Chen, M. H. M.; Bass, L. S.; Clardy, J.; Jørgensen, F. S.; Eaton, T. A.; Sarkozi, V.; Petit, C.; Ng, L.; Jordan, K. D. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1985, 107, 6556.

48. “Pericyclynes of Order [5], [6], [7], and [8]. Simple Convergent Syntheses and Chemical Reactions of the First Homoconjugated Cyclic Polyacetylenes,” Scott, L. T.; DeCicco, G. J.; Hyun, J. L.; Reinhardt, G. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1985, 107, 6546.

47. “The NBS Reaction. A Simple Explanation for the Predominance of Allylic Substitution Over Olefin Addition by Bromine at Low Concentrations,” Wamser, C. C.; Scott, L. T. J. Chem. Educ. 1985, 62, 650.

46. “Quinones of Azulene. 4. Synthesis and Characterization of the Parent 1,5- and 1,7-Quinones,” Scott, L. T.; Adams, C. M. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1984, 106, 4857.

45. “Quinones of Azulene. 3. Generation and Trapping of the Reactive 1,4- and 1,6-Quinones,” Scott, L. T.; Grütter, P.; Chamberlain, R. E., III J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1984, 106, 4852.

44. “The Azulene-to-Naphthalene Rearrangement. A Comment on the Kinetics,” Scott, L. T. J. Org. Chem. 1984, 49, 3021.

43. “Automerizations in Benzenoid Hydrocarbons. New Mechanistic Insights from the Thermal Rearrangement of Benz[a]anthracene-5-13C,” Scott, L. T.; Tsang, T.-H.; Levy, L. A. Tetrahedron Lett. 1984, 25, 1661.

42. “Decamethyl[5]pericyclyne. A Novel Homoconjugated Cyclic Polyacetylene,” Scott, L. T.; DeCicco, G. J.; Hyun, J. L.; Reinhardt, G. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1983, 105, 7760.

41. “CO2 Laser-induced Rearrangement of Azulene to Naphthalene,” Scott, L. T.; Kirms, M. A.; Earl, B. L. J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun. 1983, 1373.

40. “Benz[b]homoheptalene. Consequences of Ring Fusion Between Benzene and a Bridged [12]Annulene,” Scott, L. T.; Kirms, M. A.; Günther, H.; von Puttkamer, H. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1983, 105, 1372.

39. “The Quinones of Azulene. Experimental Tests of Theoretical Predictions,” Scott, L. T. Pure Appl. Chem. 1983, 55, 363.

38. “Competitive [6+2], [4+2], and [2+2] Cycloadditions. Experimental Classification of Two-Electron Cycloaddends,” Scott, L. T.; Erden, I.; Brunsvold, W. R.; Schultz, T. H.; Houk, K. N.; Paddon-Row, M. N. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1982, 104, 3659.

37. “[2+2] Cycloaddition Reactions of Homoazulene. A New Synthesis of the Homoheptalene Ring System,” Scott, L. T.; Kirms, M. A. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1982, 104, 3530.

36. “Automerization of Pyrene. A Test for the Mechanism of Naphthalene Automerization,” Scott, L. T.; Kirms, M. A.; Berg, A.; Hansen, P. E. Tetrahedron Lett. 1982, 23, 1859.

35. “An Unusual Ground-State Di-π-methane Rearrangement in the Thermal Isomerization of Homoazulene,” Scott, L. T.; Erden, I. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1982, 104, 1147.

34. “Thermal Rearrangements of Aromatic Compounds,” Scott, L. T. Acc. Chem. Res. 1982, 15, 52.

33. “Azulene Thermal Rearrangements. 13C-Labeling Studies of Automerization and Isomerization to Naphthalene,” Scott, L. T.; Kirms, M. A. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1981, 103, 5875.

32. “Homoazulene,” Scott, L. T.; Brunsvold, W. R.; Kirms, M. A.; Erden, I. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1981, 103, 5216.

31. “A Convenient Synthesis of Homoazulene (1,5-Methano[10]annulene),” Scott, L. T.; Brunsvold, W. R.; Kirms, M. A.; Erden, I. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 1981, 20, 274.

30. “A Search for Benzene Automerization. Interconversion of ortho-, meta-, and para-C6H4F2 at High Temperatures,” Scott, L. T.; Highsmith, J. R. Tetrahedron Lett. 1980, 21, 4703.

29. “Tetramethyl-1,2,3,4,5-Hexapentaene,” Scott, L. T.; DeCicco, G. J. J. Org. Chem. 1980, 45, 4055.

28. “A Short New Azulene Synthesis,” Scott, L. T.; Minton, M. A.; Kirms, M. A. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1980, 102, 6311.

27. “Infrared and CO2-Laser Absorption Spectra of Azulene Vapor,” Earl, B. L.; Scott, L. T. Spectrochem. Acta 1980, 36A, 649.

26. “The Quinones of Azulene: A Theoretical Prognosis,” Scott, L. T.; Rozeboom, M. D.; Houk, K. N.; Fukunaga, T.; Lindner, H. J.; Hafner, K. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1980, 102, 5169.

25. “Thermal Rearrangements of Aromatic Compounds. 2. Isomerization of Azulene-3a-13C to Naphthalene-13C,” Scott, L. T.; Kirms, M. A.; Minton, M. A. Croatica Chemica Acta 1980, 53, 643. (reprints available on request)

24. “Double Bond Isomers of Aromatic Compounds. 1-Methylene-1,2-Dihydronaphthalene,” Scott, L. T.; Brunsvold, W. R. J. Org. Chem. 1979, 44, 641.

23. “Reduction of a Ketone by Lithium Diisopropyl Amide. Evidence for an Electron-Transfer Mechanism,” Scott, L. T.; Carlin, K. J.; Schultz, T. H. Tetrahedron Lett. 1978, 4637.

22. “Circumambulatory Rearrangements of 1,7-Bridged Homotropylium Cations,” Scott, L. T.; Brunsvold, W. R. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1978, 100, 6535.

21. “1,7-Cycloadditions of Dichlorodicyano-p-benzoquinone and Tetracyanoethylene to a Dienylcyclopropane,” Scott, L. T.; Brunsvold, W. R. J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun. 1978, 633.

20. “1,5-Methano[10]annulene. Synthesis and Characterization of the 3-Methoxy Derivative,” Scott, L. T.; Brunsvold, W. R. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1978, 100, 4320.

19. “The Photoelectron and Ultraviolet Spectra of Octamethylcyclododeca-1,3,7,9-tetrayne: A Weakly Antiaromatic Molecule,” Santiago, C.; Houk, K. N.; DeCicco, G. J.; Scott, L. T. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1978, 100, 692.

18. “Aliphatic Diazoketones. A Modified Synthesis Requiring Minimal Diazomethane,” Scott, L. T.; Minton, M. A. J. Org. Chem. 1977, 42, 3757.

17. “Automerization of Naphthalene,” Scott, L. T.; Agopian, G. K. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1977, 99, 4506.

16. “3-Phenylcyclobutanone. A Convenient, One-Step Synthesis from Phenylacetyl Chloride and Diazomethane,” Scott, L. T.; Minton, M. A. Synthesis 1977, 411.

15. “Organic Chemistry on the Solid Phase. Site-Site Interactions on Functionalized Polystyrene,” Scott, L. T.; Rebek, J.; Ovsyanko, L.; Sims, C. L. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1977, 99, 625.

14. “Macrolide Synthesis by the Polystyrene-Mediated Lactonization of ω-Hydroxycarboxylic Acids,” Scott, L. T.; Naples, J. O. Synthesis 1976, 738.

13. “Cyclynes. Synthesis and Characterization of Octamethylcyclododeca-1,3,7,9-tetrayne,” Scott, L. T.; DeCicco, G. J. Tetrahedron Lett. 1976, 2663.

12. “The Thermal Conversion of Triquinacene to Azulene,” Scott, L. T.; Agopian, G. K. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1974, 96, 4325.

11. “Intermolecular C-H Insertion of Copper Carbenoids,” Scott, L. T.; DeCicco, G. J. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1974, 96, 322.

10. “Azulenes: A Synthesis Based on Intramolecular Carbene Addition,” Scott, L. T. J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun. 1973, 882.

9. “Ketocarbenoids by α-Elimination. Intermolecular Trapping by Olefin Cycloaddition,” Scott, L. T.; Cotton, W. D. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1973, 95, 5416.

8. “Reduction of a Ketone by Lithium Di-n-butylcuprate,” Scott L. T.; Cotton, W. D. J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun. 1973, 320.

7. “2,5-Dimethylfuran. An Application of Ion Exchange Resin Catalysis in Organic Synthesis,” Scott, L. T.; Naples, J. O. Synthesis 1973, 209.

6. “Ketocarbenoids by α-Elimination. Intramolecular Trapping by C-H Insertion,” Scott, L. T.; Cotton, W. D. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1973, 95, 2708.

5. “Rearrangements and Interconversions of Compounds of the Formula (CH)n,” Scott, L. T.; Jones, M., Jr. Chem. Reviews 1972, 72, 181-202.

4. “Synthetic Approaches to Several Interesting (CH)12 Hydrocarbons,” Scott, L. T. Diss. Abstr. Int. B 1971, 31(11), 6521.

3. “Generation, Rearrangement, and Interconversion of Hydrocarbons Related to Bullvalene,” Jones, M., Jr.; Reich, S. D.; Scott, L. T. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1970, 92, 3118.

2. “Rearrangements of Highly Unsaturated Cyclopropyl Carbenes,” Jones, M., Jr.; Reich, S. D.; Scott, L. T.; Sullivan, L. E. Angew. Chem., Int. Edit. 1968, 7, 644. (reprints available on request)

1. “The Synthesis of Bicyclo[4.2.2]deca-2,4,7,9-tetraene. New Sources of cis- and trans-9,10-Dihydronaphthalene and Bullvalene,” Jones, M., Jr.; Scott, L. T. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1967, 89, 150.