email: bfuchs@post.tau.ac.il
Voice: 972-3-6408623 or 6410032
Fax: 972-3-6409293 or 6410032
Building: Shenkar - Chemistry
Room: 106


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  • Organic Stereochemistry: Structural & Conformational Analysis. Stereoelectronic Effects.
  • Supramolecular Chemistry: New Host Systems for Ion-, Molecular- and Chiral Recognition.
  • Computational Chemistry: Theory vs. Experiment. QM and MM Methodologies.
  • Organic Photochemistry: Photoinduced Rearrangements. Homoconjugated Systems.
  • Stereoselective Synthesis, Bromo-organic Systems.


Emeritus era

see also: Fuchs Organic Chemistry Symposium, October 24th 2011 (pdf format)

1. O. Reany, I. Goldberg, S. Abramson, L. Golender, B. Ganguly, B. Fuchs
"The 1,3,5,7- Tetraazadecalins : Theory vs. Experiment."
J. Org. Chem., 1998, 63, 8850-8859.

2. A. Star, B. Fuchs,
"Mechanism of Formation and Stabilities of the New Dioxadiazadecalin Systems. Ring-Chain Tautomerism"
J. Org. Chem., 1999, 64, 1166-1172.

3. F. Voegtle, W.M. Mueller, C. Kauffmann, B. Kiupel, M. Fischer, S. Weinman, S., Abramson, B. Fuchs,
"Photoswitchable Rotaxanes with Chiral Stoppers"
Synthesis, 1999, 849-854.

4. A. Star, I. Goldberg, N. G. Lemcoff, B. Fuchs,
"The Stereoisomeric Dioxadiazadecalin and Diaminobutanediol Systems: Synthesis, Structure, Stereoelectronics and Conformation"
Eur. J. Org. Chem., 1999, 2033-2043.

5. V. Galasso, 0. Reany, B. Ganguly, S. Abramson, D. Jones, B. Fuchs,
"Theoretical study of the molecular structure and spectroscopic properties of 1,7;3,5-dimethylene- cis-1,3,5,7-tetraazadecalin"
J. Mol. Struct. THEOCHEM 1999, 491, 187-191.

6. B. Ganguly, B. Fuchs
"Stereoelectronic Effects in Negatively and Positively (Protonated) Charged Species. Studies Ab Initio of the Gauche Effect in 1,4-Dioxa Systems"
J. Org. Chem., 2000, 65, 558-561

7. F. Voegtle, D. Udelhofen, S. Abramson, B. Fuchs,
"Photoresponsive Lower-rim Azobenzene Substituted and Bridged Calix[4]arenes"
J. Photochem. Photobiol., A 2000, 131, 41-48

8. M. Grabarnik, R. Madar, S. Abramson, S. Weinman, N. G. Lemcoff, B. Fuchs,
"On Five- vs. Six-Membered Diacetal Formation From Threitol. Theory vs. Experiment"
J. Org. Chem., 2000, 65, 1636-1642.

9. A. Star, I. Goldberg, B. Fuchs,
"Dioxadiazadecalin/Salen Tautomeric Macrocycles and Complexes. Prototypal Dynamic Combinatorial Virtual Libraries"
Angew. Chem., 2000, 112, 2797-2801; Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Engl. 2000, 39, 2685-2689.

10. A. Star, I. Goldberg, B. Fuchs,
"Novel Dioxadiazadecalin Podands and their Heavy Metal-ion Complexes"
Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2001, 729-734.

11. A. Star, I. Goldberg, B. Fuchs
"Diazadioxadecalin and Salen Podands and Macrocycles within Dynamic Combinatorial Virtual Libraries: Structure, Prototropy, Complexation and Enantioselective Catalysis"
J. Organometal. Chem. 2001, 630, 67-77.

12. B. Ganguly, B. Fuchs,
"Stereoelectronic Effects on Lithium Affinity in 1,3- and 1,4-Dioxa Systems. A Computational Study"
J. Phys. Org. Chem. 2001, 14,, 488-494.

13. N. G. Lemcoff, B. Fuchs
"Novel Dendrimeric Pentaerythritol Diacetals by Transacetalation Techniques"
Organic Letters, 2002, , 4, 731-734.

14. S. Abramson, E. Ashkenazi, K. Frische, I. Goldberg, L. Golender, M. Greenwald, N. G. Lemcoff, R. Madar, S. Weinman and B. Fuchs,
"Novel Podands and Macrocycles with Diacetal (Tetraoxadecalin) Cores"
Chem. Eur. J. 2003, , 9, 6071-6082.

15. B. Fuchs, A. Nelson, A. Star, J. F. Stoddart, S. Vidal,
"Amplification of Dynamic Chiral Crown Ether Complexes During Cyclic Acetal Formation"
Angew. Chem., 2003, 115, 4352-4356; Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Engl. 2003, 42, 4220-4224.

16. S. Abramson, D. Berkovich-Berger, S. Dagan, I. Goldberg, L. Golender, M. Grabarnik, N. G. Lemcoff, S. Weinman., B. Fuchs,
" Polythiacrown Macro- and Gigantocycles with Chiral Diacetal Cores"
Eur. J. Org. Chem., 2007, 1957-1975.

17. D. Berkovich-Berger, N. G. Lemcoff, S. Abramson, M. Grabarnik, S. Weinman, B. Fuchs,
"Oligomerization of 1,2-Ethanedithiol. A New Expedient Approach to Oligothiaethylenethioglycols",
Chem. Eur. J., 2010, 16, 6365–6373

18. E. Levin, A. Anaby, C. E. Diesendruck, D. Berkovich-Berger, B. Fuchs, N. G. Lemcoff,
“Oligomerisation reactions of beta substituted thiols in water”,
RSC Adv., 2013, 3, 1735–1738.

19. O. Reany, B. Fuchs,
“cis-1,3,5,7-Tetraazadecalin Podands and their Heavy Metal Ion Complexes. A New and Strong Binding Mode”
Inorg. Chem., 2013, 52, 1976-1990.

20. B. Fuchs,
“Tetraheterodecalin Podands, Their Linkers, and Resulting Macrocycles: A Hoard of Constitutionally and Stereochemically Dynamic Systems”,
Israel J. Chem., 2013, 53, 45-52.

21. M. Vardi, J. Oren, S. Weinman, S., Abramson, B. Fuchs,
"Diastereoselective/Enantiospecific Photorearrangement of Spiro-homoconjugated Diketones. A Viable Approach to Tricyclic Systems", Submitted.

Requests for reprints may be sent to: bfuchs@post.tau.ac.il