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Alexander and Klara Stransky Chair in the Chemistry of Advanced Materials  


  • Crystal Engineering of Nanoporous Solids


  • Solid State Supramolecular Chemistry of Porphyrins


  • Structure-Property Relationships in Organic Materials


  • Molecular Recognition and Inclusion Chemistry


  • Crystallography and Structural Chemistry


Selected publications since 1998

R. Krishna Kumar, S. Balasubramanian and I. Goldberg
Supramolecular Multiporphyrin Architecture. Coordination Polymers and Open Networks in Crystals of Tetra(4-cyanophenyl)- and Tetra(4-nitrophenyl)metalloporphyrin.
Inorg. Chem. 1998, 37, 541-552.

R. Krishna Kumar, S. Balasubramanian and I. Goldberg
Crystal Engineering with Tetraarylporphyrins, an Exceptionally Versatile Building Block for the Design of Multidimensional Supramolecular Structures.
Chem. Commun. 1998, 1435-1436.

R. Krishna Kumar and I. Goldberg
Supramolecular Assembly of Heterogeneous Multiporphyrin Arrays. Structures of (ZnTPP)2(TPyP) and the Coordination Polymer [(MnTPP.ClO4)2(TPyP)].
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 1998, 37, 3027-3030.

Y. Diskin-Posner, R. Krishna Kumar and I. Goldberg
Solid-State Supramolecular Chemistry of Porphyrins. Stacked and Layered Heterogeneous Aggregation Modes of Tetraarylporphyrins with Crown Ethers.
New J. Chem. 1999, 23, 885-890.

Z. Gross, N. Galili, L. Simkhovich, I. Saltsman, M. Botoshansky, D. Blaser, R. Boese and I. Goldberg
Solvent-Free Condensation of Pyrrole and Pentafluorobenzaldehyde: A Novel Synthetic Pathway to Corrole and Oligopyrromethenes.
Org. Lett. 1999, 1, 599-602.

Y. Diskin-Posner and I. Goldberg
From Porphyrin Sponges to Porphyrin Sieves. A Unique Crystalline Lattice of Aquazinc Tetra(4-carboxyphenyl)porphyrin with Nanosized Chanels.
Chem. Commun. 1999, 1961-1962.

E. Y. Tshuva, I. Goldberg, M. Kol, H. Weitman and Z. Goldschmidt
Novel Zirconium Complexes of Amine Bis(phenolate) Ligands. Remarkable Reactivity in Polymerization of Hex-1-ene Due to an Extra Donor Arm.
Chem. Commun. 2000, 379-380.

Diskin-Posner, S. Dahal and I. Goldberg
New Effective Synthons for Supramolecular Self-assembly of Meso-carboxyphenylporphyrins.
Chem. Commun. 2000, 585-586.

Y. Diskin-Posner, S. Dahal and I. Goldberg
Crystal Engineering of Metalloporphyrin Zeolite Analogues.
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2000, 39, 1288-1292.

R. Krishna Kumar, Y. Diskin-Posner and I. Goldberg
Solid-State Supramolecular Chemistry of Porphyrins. Ligand-Bridged Tetraphenylmetalloporphyrin Dimers.
J. Incl. Phenom. 2000, 37, 219-230.

L. Simkhovich, N. Galili, I. Saltsman, I. Goldberg and Z. Gross
Coordination Chemistry of the Novel 5,10,15-Tris(pentaflurophenyl)corrole: Synthesis, Spectroscopy and Structural Characterization of its Cobalt(III), Rhodium(III), and Iron(IV) Complexes.
Inorg. Chem. 2000, 39, 2704-2705.

S. Dahal and I. Goldberg
Solid State Supramolecular Chemistry of Porphyrins. Hydrogen-bonded Networks and Porous Crystals of Meso-tetra[4-(3',5'-diaminotriazino)phenyl]porphyrin.
J. Phys. Org. Chem. 2000, 13, 382-387.

A. Star, I. Goldberg and B. Fuchs
Dioxadiazadecaline/Salen Tautomeric Macrocycles and Complexes. Prototypal Dynamic Combinatorial Virtual Libraries.
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2000, 39, 2685-2689.

L. Simkhovich, I. Goldberg and Z. Gross
First Syntheses and X-ray Structures of a Meso-alkyl-substituted Corrole and its Ga(III) Complex.
J. Inorg. Biochem. 2000, 80 235-238.

I. Goldberg
Metalloporphyrin Molecular Sieves. Concept.
Chem. Eur. J. 2000, 6, 3863-3870.

E. Y. Tshuva, I. Goldberg and M. Kol
Isospecific Living Polymerization of 1-Hexene by a Readily Available Nonmetallocene C2-Symmetrical Zirconium Catalyst.
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2000, 122, 10706-10707.

L. Simkhovich, A. Mahammed, I. Goldberg and Z. Gross
Synthesis and Characterization of Germanium, Tin, Phosphorous, Iron, and Rhodium Complexes of Tris(pentafluorophenyl)corrole, and the Utilization of the Iron and Rhodium Corroles as Cyclopropanation Catalysts.
Chem. Eur. J. 2001, 7, 1041-1055.

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

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

G. Golubkov, J. Bendix, H. B. Gray, A. Mahammed, I. Goldberg, A. J. DiBilio and Z. Gross
High Valent Manganese Corroles and the First Perhalogenated Metallocorrole Catalyst.
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2001, 40, 2132-2134.

Y. Diskin-Posner and I. Goldberg
Porphyrin Sieves. Designing Open Networks of Tetracarboxyphenylporphyrins by Extended Coordination through Sodium Ions.
New J. Chem. 2001, 25, 899-904.

E. Y. Tshuva. I. Goldberg, M. Kol, and Z. Goldschmidt
Zirconium Complexes of Amine-Bis(phenolate) Ligands as Catalysts for 1-Hexene Polymerization: Peripheral Structural Parameters Strongly Affect Reactivity.
Organometallics 2001, 20, 3017-3028.

E. Y. Tshuva, I. Goldberg, M. Kol and Z. Goldschmidt
Coordination Chemistry of Amine Bis(phenolate) Titanium Complexes: Tuning Complex Type and Structure by Ligand Modification.
Inorg. Chem. 2001, 40, 4263-4270.

Y. Diskin-Posner, G. K. Patra and I. Goldberg
Crystal-Engineering of 2-D and 3-D Multiporphyrin Architectures. The Versatile Topologies of Tetracarboxyphenylporphyrin-Based Materials.
Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2001, 2515-2523.

A. Mahammed, I. Giladi, I. Goldberg and Z. Gross
Synthesis and Structural Characterization of a Novel Covalently-Bound Corrole Dimer.
Chem. Eur. J. 2001, 7, 4259-4265.

A. Mahammed, I. Goldberg and Z. Gross
Highly Selective Chlorosulfonation of Tris(pentafluorophenyl)corrole as a Synthetic Tool for the Preparation of Amphiphilic Corroles and Metal Complexes of Planar Chirality.
Org. Lett. 2001, 3, 3443-3446.

Y. Diskin-Posner, G. K. Patra and I. Goldberg
Supramolecular Assembly of Metalloporphyrins in Crystals by Axial Coordination Through Amine Ligands.
Dalton Trans. 2001, 2775-2782.

E. Y. Tshuva, I. Goldberg, M. Kol and Z. Goldschmidt
Living Polymerization and Block Copolymerization of Olefins by an Amine Bis(Phenolate) Titanium Catalyst.
Chem. Commun. 2001, 2120-2121.

A. E. Meier-Callahan, A. J. Di Bilio, L. Simkhovich, A. Mahammed, I. Goldberg, H. B. Gray and Z. Gross
Chromium Corroles in Four Oxidation States.
Inorg. Chem. 2001, 40, 6788-6793.

E. Y. Tshuva, S. Groysman, I. Goldberg, M. Kol and Z. Goldschmidt
[ONXO]-Type Amine Bis(phenolate) Zirconium and Hafnium Complexes as Extremely Active 1-Hexene Polymerization Catalysts.
Organometallics 2002, 21, 662-670.

I. Goldberg
Design Strategies for Supramolecular Porphyrin-Based Materials - Highlight
CrystEngComm. 2002, 4, 109-116.

L. Simkhovich, I. Goldberg, P. Iyer and Z. Gross
Structure and Chemistry of N-Substituted Corroles and their Rh(I) and Zn(II) Metal Ion Complexes.
Chem. Eur. J. 2002, 8, 2595-2601.

D. Gut, A. Rudi, J. Kopilov, I. Goldberg and M. Kol
Pairing of Propellers: Dimerization of Octahedral Ruthenium(II) and Osmium(II) Complexes of Eilatin via pi-pi Stacking Featuring Heterochiral Recognition.
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2002, 124, 5449-5456.

I. Saltsman, A. Mahammed, I. Goldberg, E. Tkachenko, M. Botoshansky and Z. Gross
Selective Substitution of Corroles: Nitration, Hydroformylation and Chlorosulfonation.
J. Am. Chem. Soc.2002, 124, 7411-7420.

Y. Diskin-Posner, G. K. Patra and I. Goldberg
Crystal-Engineering of Metalloporphyrin Assemblies. New Supramolecular Architectures Mediated by Bipyridyl Ligands.
Chem. Commun. 2002, 1420-1421.

Y. Diskin-Posner, G. K. Patra and I. Goldberg
Supramolecular porphyrin-based materials. Assembly modes of zinc-tetra(4-hydroxyphenyl)- Porphyrin with bipyridyl ligands.
CrystEngComm. 2002, 4, 296-301.

S. Groysman, S. Segal, M. Shamis, I. Goldberg, M. Kol, Z. Goldschmidt and E. Hayut-Salant
Tantalum(V) Complexes of an Amine Triphenolate Ligand: A Dramatic Difference in Reactivity Between the Two Labile Positions.
Dalton Trans. 2002, 3425-3426.

S. D. Bergman, D. Reshef, S. Groysman, I. Goldberg and M. Kol
Dibenzoeilatine: A Novel Ligand Exhibiting Remarkable Complementary pi-pi Stacking Interactions.
Chem. Commun. 2002, 2374-2375.

L. Simkhovich, I. Goldberg and Z. Gross
Iron(III) and Iron(IV) Corroles: Synthesis, Spectroscopy and Structures, and No Indications for Corrole Radicals.
Inorg. Chem. 2002, 41, 5433-5439.

L. Simkhovich, I. Goldberg and Z. Gross
The Effects of Bulky ortho-Aryl Substituents in Corroles, Tested by X-ray Crystallography of the Rhodium Complexes and Catalysis Thereby.
J. Porphyrins Phthalocyanines 2002, 6, 439-444.

L. Simkhovich, I. Luobeznova, I. Goldberg and Z. Gross
Mono- and Binuclear Ruthenium Corroles: Synthesis, Spectroscopy, Electrochemistry, and Structural Characterization.
Chem. Eur. J. 2003, 9, 201-208.

L. Simkhovich, I. Goldberg and Z. Gross
Easy Preparation of Cobalt Corrole and Hexaphyrin and Isolation of New Oligopyrroles in the Solvent-Free Condensation of Pyrole with Pentafluorobenzaldehyde.
Org. Lett. 2003, 5, 1241-1244.

G. K. Patra and I. Goldberg
Supramolecular Design of Coordination Complexes of Silver(I) with Polyimine Ligands: Synthesis, Materials Characterization, and Structure of New Polymeric and Oligomeric Materials.
Crys. Growth Des. 2003, 3, 321-329.

D. Gut, I. Goldberg and M. Kol
Eilatin as a Bridging Ligand in Ruthenium(II) Complexes: Synthesis, Crystal Structures, Absorption Spectra and Electrochemical Properties.
Inorg. Chem. 2003, 42, 3483-3491.

M. Vinodu and I. Goldberg
New Assembly Modes of Porphyrin-Based Networks.
CrystEngComm. 2003, 5, 204-207.

G. K. Patra and I. Goldberg
The Synthesis and Characterization of New bis-Bidentate Schiff Base Ligands and their Supramolecular Complexes with Silver(I), Copper(I) and Zinc(II) d10 Metal Ions.
New J. Chem. 2003, 27, 1124-1131.

I. Saltsman, I. Goldberg and Z. Gross
One-step Conversions of a Simple Corrole into Chiral and Amphiphilic Derivatives.
Tetrahedron Lett. 2003, 44, 5669-5673.

S. Groysman, I. Goldberg, M. Kol, E. Genizi and Z. Goldschmidt
From THF to Furan: Activity Tuning and Mechanistic Insight via Sidearm Donor Replacement in Group IV Amine Bis(phenolate) Polymerization Catalysts.
Organometallics 2003, 22, 3013-3015.

M. Shmilovits, Y. Diskin-Posner, M. Vinodu and I. Goldberg
Crystal-Engineering of Porphyrin Sieves Based on Coordination Polymers of Pd- and Pt- Tetra(4-carboxyphenyl)porphyrin.
Cryst. Growth Des. 2003, 3, 855-863.

S. Groysman, I. Goldberg, M. Kol and Z. Goldschmidt
Pentabenzyltantalum: Straightforward Synthesis, X-ray Structure, and Application in the Synthesis of [O2N]TaBn3-Type and [O3N]TaBn2-Type Complexes.
Organometallics 2003, 22, 3793-3795.

A. Yahav, I. Goldberg and A. Vigalok
Synthesis of the Elusive (R3P)2MF2 (M=Pd, Pt) Complexes.
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2003, 125, 13634-13635.

M. Vinodu and I. Goldberg
Porphyrin Networks. Synthesis and Supramolecular Self-Assembly of 5,10,15-Tri-(4-hydroxyphenyl)-20-(2-quinolyl) Metalloporphyrins.
CrystEngComm. 2003, 5, 490-494.

S. Abramson, E. Ashkenazi, K. Frische, I. Goldberg, L. Golender, M. Greenwald, N. G. Lemcoff, R. Madar, S. Weinman and B. Fuchs
Novel Macrocycles with Diacetal (Tetraoxadecaline) Cores: Synthesis, Structure, Stereochemistry and Cation Inclusion.
Chem. Eur. J. 2003, 9, 6071-6082.

M. Shmilovits, M. Vinodu and I. Goldberg
Self-Assembly Patterns of Porphyrins in Crystals. Structures of Hydrogen-Bonding and Coordination Polymers of Manganese-tetra(carboxyphenyl)porphyrin.
New. J. Chem. 2004, 28, 223-227.

S. D. Bergman, I. Goldberg, A. Barbieri, F. Barigelletti and M. Kol
Mononuclear and Dinuclear Complexes of Dibenzoeilatine: Synthesis, Structure and Electronic and Photophysical Properties.
Inorg. Chem. 2004, 43, 2355-2367.

I. Luobeznova, L. Simkhovich, I. Goldberg and Z. Gross
Electronic Structures and Reactivities of Corrole-Copper Complexes.
Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2004, 1724-1732.

S. Groysman, I. Goldberg, M. Kol, E. Genizi and Z. Goldschmidt
Tribenzyl Ta(V) Complexes of Amine Bis(phenolate) Ligands: Investigation of alpha-Abstraction vs. Ligand Backbone beta-Abstraction Paths.
Organometallics 2004, 23, 1880-1890.

M. Shmilovits, M. Vinodu and I. Goldberg
Porphyrin Clathrates. Crystal Structures of Two Unexpected Products Obtained by Solvothermal Reactions of Pt-tetra(4-carboxyphenyl)porphyrin with Copper Acetate.
J. Incl. Phenom. 2004, 48, 165-171.

M. Shmilovits, M. Vinodu and I. Goldberg
Coordination Polymers of Tetra(4-carboxyphenyl)porphyrins Sustained by Tetrahedral Zinc Ion Linkers.
Cryst. Growth Des. 2004, 4, 633-638.

S. D. Bergman, D. Reshef, L. Frish, Y. Cohen, I. Goldberg and M. Kol
From Eilatin to Isoeilatin: A Skeletal Rearrangement Strongly Influences pi-Stacking of Ru(II) Complexes.
Inorg. Chem. 2004, 43, 3792-3794.

M. Vinodu and I. Goldberg
Synthesis and Versatile Supramolecular Self-Assembly of the 5,15-Bis(4-hydroxyphenyl)- 10,20-bis(4-carboxyphenyl)porphyrin Scaffold.
CrystEngComm. 2004, 6, 215-220.

I. Saltsman, L. Simkhovich, Y. Balazs, I. Goldberg and Z. Gross
Synthesis, Spectroscopy, and Structures of New Rhodium(I) and Rhodium(III) Corroles and Catalysis Thereby.
Inorg. Chim. Acta 2004, 357, 3038-3046.

I. Goldberg
Porphyrin-Based Clathrates.
Encyclopedia of Supramolecular Chemistry, 2004, Marcel Dekker, Inc., New York, pp. 1150-1157.

M. Vinodu and I. Goldberg
Complexes of Hexamethylenetetramine with Zinc-Tetraarylporphyrins, and Their Assembly Modes in Crystals as Clathrates and Hydrogen-Bonding Network Polymers.
New. J. Chem. 2004, 28, 1250-1254.

M. Nakash, M. Goldvaser and I. Goldberg
Formation of Hexacoordinate Complexes of PhCCSiF3 with 2,2'-Bipyridine and with 1,10-Phenathroline through Intermolecular Silicon···Nitrogen Interactions.
Inorg. Chem. 2004, 43, 5792-5794.

E. Bukhaltsev, I. Goldberg and A. Vigaluk
Substituent Dependent Formation of Organotransition-Metal Bimetallic Calix[4]arene Inclusion Complexes.
Organometallics, 2004, 23, 4540-4543.

S. Groysman, E. Y. Tshuva, I. Goldberg, M. Kol, Z. Goldschmidt and M. Shuster
Diverse Structure-Activity Trends in Amine Bis(phenolate) Titanium Polymerization Catalysts.
Organometallics 2004, 23, 5291-5299.

M. Vinodu, Z. Stein and I. Goldberg
Porphyrin Supermolecules. Synthesis and Self-Assembly Features of Zinc-5-(3'-pyridyl)- 10,15,20-tris(4'-hydroxyphenyl)porphyrin.
Inorg. Chem. 2004, 43, 7582-7584.

C. M. Drain, I. Goldberg, I. Sylvain and A. Falber
Synthesis and Applications of Supramolecular Porphyrinic Materials.
Top. Curr. Chem. 2004, 245, 55-88.

S. Segal, I. Goldberg and M. Kol
Zirconium and Titanium Diamine Bis(phenolate) Catalysts for Olefin Polymerization: From Atactic Oligo(1-hexene) to Ultrahigh-Molecular-Weight Isotactic Poly(1-hexene).
Organometallics 2005, 24, 200-202.

M. Vinodu and I. Goldberg
Supramolecular Self-Assembly by Design. Non-centrosymmetric Architectures of the 5-(3'-Pyridyl)-10,15,20-tris(4'-carboxyphenyl) and 5-(2'-Quinolyl)-10,15,20-tris(4'-hydroxyphenyl) Porphyrins.
CrystEngComm. 2005, 7, 133-138.

A. Yahav, I. Goldberg and A. Vigalok
Difluoro Complexes of Platinum(II) and -(IV) with Monodentate Phosphine Ligands: An Exceptional Stability of d6 Octahedral Organometallic Fluorides.
Inorg. Chem. 2005, 44, 1547-1553.

I. Goldberg
Crystal Engineering of Porphyrin Framework Solids (Feature Article).
Chem. Commun. 2005, 1243-1254.

S. D. Bergman, I. Goldberg, A. Barbieri and M. Kol
Mononuclear and Dinuclear Complexes of Isoeilatin.
Inorg. Chem. 2005, 44, 2513-2523.

S. Groysman. I. Goldberg, M. Kol, E. Genizi and Z. Goldschmidt
Exploring Routes to Tantalum(V) Alkylidene Complexes Supported by Amine Tris(phenolate) Ligands.
Adv. Synth. & Catal. 2005, 347, 409-415.

A. Yeori, S. Groysman, I. Goldberg and M. Kol
Diasteromerically Selective Enantiomerically Pure Titanium Complexes of Chiral Salan Ligands: Synthesis, Structure, and Preliminary Activity Studies.
Inorg. Chem. 2005, 44, 4466-4468.

S. Groysman,I. Goldberg, Z. Goldschmidt and M. Kol
Vanadium(III) and Vanadium(V) Amine Tris(Phenolate) Complexes.
Inorg. Chem. 2005, 44, 5073-5080.

S. Groysman, E. Sergeeva, I. Goldberg and M. Kol
Salophan Complexes of Group IV Metals.
Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2005, 2480-2485.

A. Yahav, I. Goldberg and A. Vigaluk
Iodine Oxidative Addition to Isomeric Platinum(II) Phosphine Complexes.
Organometallics, 2005, 24, 5654-5659.

E. Bukhaltsev, I. Goldberg and A. Vigaluk
Cone vs. an Alternate Structure in the Synthesis of Organometallic Calixarene Inclusion Complexes.
Organometallics, 2005, 24, 5732-5736.

S. Groysman, E. Sergeeva, I. Goldberg and M. Kol
Group IV Complexes of a Tetradentate Amine Mono(phenolate) Ligand: a Second Side-Arm Donor Stabilizes Cationic Species.
Inorg. Chem. 2005, 44, 8188-8190.

I. Luobeznova, M. Raizman, I. Goldberg and Z. Gross
Synthesis and Full Characterization of Molybdenum and Antimony Corroles and Utilization of the Latter Complexes as Very Efficient Catalysts for Highly Selective Aerobic Oxygenation Reactions.
Inorg. Chem. 2006, 45, 386-394.

S. George and I. Goldberg
Self-Assembly of Supramolecular Porphyrin Arrays by Hydrogen Bonding: New Structures and Reflections.
Cryst. Growth Des. 2006, 6, 755-762.

I. Saltsman, Y. Balazs, I. Goldberg and Z. Gross
Synthesis, Spectroscopy, and Structures of Chiral Rhodium(I) Corrole Complexes.
J. Mol. Catal. A: Chemical, 2006, 251, 263-269.

S. George, S. Liptsman, S. Muniappan and I. Goldberg
Porphyrin Network Solids: Examples of Supramolecular Isomerism, Noncentrosymmetric Architectures and Competing Solvation.
CrystEngComm. 2006, 8 417-424.

S. Gendler, S. Segal, I. Goldberg, Z. Goldschmidt and M. Kol
Titanium and Zirconium Complexes of Dianionic and Trianionic Amine-Phenolate-Type Ligands in Catalysis of Lactide Polymerization.
Inorg. Chem. 2006, 45, 4783-4790.

R. Goldschmidt, I. Goldberg, Y. Balazs and Z. Gross
Synthesis and Properties of a Corrole with Small and Electron-withdrawing substituents, 5,15-Bis(trifluoromethyl)-10-(pentafluorophenyl)corrole.
J. Porphyrins & Phthalocyanines 2006, 10, 76-86.

N. Kotzen, I. Goldberg, S. Lipstman and A. Vigaluk
Unexpected Pt(II) Migration between the Calixarene Oxygen Atoms.
Inorg. Chem. 2006, 45, 5266-5268.

A. Yahav-Levi, I. Goldberg and A. Vigaluk
Aryl-Halide versus Aryl-Aryl Reductive Elimination in Pt(IV)-Phosphine Complexes.
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 128, 8710-8711.

S. Lipstman, S. Muniappan, S. George and I. Goldberg
The Effects of Strong Lewis-base Reagents on Supramolecular Hydrogen Bonding of meso- Tetra(carboxyphenyl)porphyrins.
CrystEngComm. 2006, 8, 601-607.

S. Groysman, E. Sergeeva, I. Goldberg and M. Kol
Zinc Complexes of Amine Mono(phenolate) [NOO2] Ligands: Controlling Coordination Modes by Bulk of Phenolate Substituents.
Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2006, 2739-2745.

A. Yeori, I. Goldberg, M. Shuster and M. Kol
Diastereomerically-Specific Zirconium Complexes of Chiral Salan Ligands: Isotactic Polymerization of 1-Hexene and 4-Methyl-1-pentene and Cyclopolymerization of 1,5-Hexadiene.
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 128, 13062-13063.

I. Goldberg, S. Muniappan, S. George and S. Lipstman
Self-Assembly of Uniquely Structured Porphyrin Network Solids by Charged N-H···Cl and N-H···O Hydrogen Bonds.
CrystEngComm. 2006, 8, 784-787.

S. George, S. Lipstman and I. Goldberg
Porphyrin Supramolecular Solids Assembled with the Aid of Lanthanide Ions.
Cryst. Growth Des. 2006, 6, 2651-2654.

S. D. Bergman, I. Goldberg, C. Carfagna, L. Mosca, M. Kol and B. Milani
Palladium Complexes Containing Large Fused Aromatic N-N Ligand as Efficient Catalysts for the CO/Styrene Copolymerization.
Organometallics 2006, 25, 6014-6018.

I. Saltsman, I. Goldberg, Y. Balasz and Z. Gross
Porphine and Pyrrole-substituted Porphyrine from Cyclocondensation of Tripyrrane with Mono-substituted Pyrroles.
Tetrahedron Lett. 2007, 48, 239-244.

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

Z. Gershman, I. Goldberg and Z. Gross
DNA Binding and Catalytic Properties of Positively-Charged Corroles.
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2007, 46, 4320-4324.

S. Muniappan, S. Lipstman, S. George and I. Goldberg
Porphyrin Framework Solids. Synthesis and Structure of Hybrid Coordination Polymers of Tetra(carboxyphenyl)porphyrins and Lanthanide-Bridging Ions.
Inorg. Chem. 2007, 46, 5544-5554.

S. Lipstman, S. Muniappan, S. George and I. Goldberg
Framework Coordination Polymers of Tetra(4-carboxyphenyl)porphyrin and Lanthanide Ions in Crystalline Solids.
Dalton Trans. 2007, 3273-3281.

E. Bukhaltsev, I. Goldberg R. Cohen and A. Vigalok
Tunable pi-Interactions in Monomeric Organozinc Complexes: Solution and Solid State Studies.
Organometallics 2007, 26, 4015-4020.

A. Cohen, A. Yeori, I. Goldbergand M. Kol
Group 4 Complexes of a New [OSSO]-type Dianionic Ligand. Coordination Chemistry and Preliminary Polymerization Catalysis Studies.
Inorg. Chem. 2007, 46, 8114-8116.

A. Yeori, I. Goldberg and M. Kol
Cyclopolymerization of 1,5-Hexadiene by Enantiomerically-Pure Zirconium Salan Complexes. Polymer Optical Activity Reveals alfa-Olefin Face Preference.
Macromolecules 2007, 40, 8521-8523.

A. Kaspi, A. Yahav-Levi, I. Goldberg and A. Vigaluk
Xenon Difluoride Induced Aryl Iodide Reductive Elimination: a Simple Access to Difluoropalladium(II) Complexes.
Inorg. Chem. 2008, 47, 5-7.

A. Falber, L. Todaro, I. Goldberg, M. V. Favilla and C. M. Drain
Routes to New Hafnium(IV) Tetraaryl Porphyrins and Crystal Structures of Unusual Phosphate, Sulfate, and Peroxide-Bridged Dimers.
Inorg. Chem. 2008, 47, 454-467.

A. Yahav-Levi, I. Goldberg, A. Vigaluk and A. N. Vedernikov
Competitive Aryl-Iodide vs Aryl-Aryl Reductive Elimination Reactions in Pt(IV) Complexes: Experimental and Theoretical Studies.
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008, 130, 724-731.

A. Ben-Asuly, E. Tzur, C. E. Diesendruck, M. Sigalov, I. Goldberg and N. G. Lemcoff
A Thermally Switchable Latent Ruthenium Olefin Metathesis Catalyst.
Organometallics 2008,27, 811-813.

S. Gendler, A. Zelikoff, J. Kopilov, I. Goldberg and M. Kol
Titanium and Zirconium Complexes of Robust Salophan Ligands. Coordination Chemistry and Olefin Polymerization Catalysis.
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008, 130, 2144-2145.

A. Cohen, A. Yeori, J. Kopilov, I. Goldberg and M. Kol
Construction of C1-Symmetric Zirconium Complexes by Designing of New Salan Ligands. Coordination Chemistry and Preliminary Polymerisation Catalysis Studies.
Chem. Commun. 2008, 2149-2151.

S. Muniappan, S. Lipstman and I. Goldberg
Rational Design of Supramolecular Chirality in Porphyrin Assemblies. The Halogen Bond Case.
Chem. Commun. 2008, 1777-1779.

S. Lipstman, S. Muniappan and I. Goldberg
Supramolecular Reactivity of Porphyrins with Mixed Iodophenyl and Pyridyl meso-Substituents.
Cryst. Growth Des. 2008, 8, 1682-1688.

S. Lipstman and I. Goldberg
2D and 3D Coordination Networks of Tetra(carboxyphenyl)porphyrins with Cerium and Thulium ions.
J. Mol. Struct. 2008, 890, 101-106.

I. Goldberg
Crystal Engineering of Nanoporous Architectures and Chiral Porphyrin Assemblies. Highlight
CrystEngComm. 2008, 10, 637-645.

S. Muniappan, S. Lipstman and I. Goldberg
Borylated Porphyrins: 5,10,15,20-Tetrakis(5,5-dimethyl[1,3,2]dioxaborinan-2-yl)porphyrin Nitrobenzene Disolvate.
Acta Cryst. 2008, C64, o177-o179.

T. Kost, M. Sigalov, I. Goldberg, A. Ben-Asuly and N. G. Lemcoff
Latent Sulfur Chelated Ruthenium Catalysts: Steric Acceleration Effects on Olefin Metathesis.
J. Organomet. Chem. 2008, 693, 2200-2203.

R. Koner and I. Goldberg
The First Coordination Polymer of Lanthanum(III) with a Naphthalene-1,4,5,8-tetracarboxylic 1,8-Anhydrate Derivative.
Acta Cryst. 2008, C64, m264-m266.

E. Tzur, A. Ben-Asuly, C. E. Diesendruck, I. Goldberg
and N. G. Lemcoff Homodinuclear Ruthenium Catalysts for Dimer Ring-Closing Metathesis.
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2008, 47, 6422-6425.

R. Koner and I. Goldberg
Probing the Supramolecular Interaction Synthons of 1-Benzofuran-2,3-Dicarboxylic Acid in its Mono-Anionic Form.
Acta Cryst. 2009, C65, m37-m41.

L.Goren, D. Pappo, I. Goldberg and Y. Kashman
Acyclic and Cyclic Thioenamino Peptides: Solution and Solid Phase Synthesis.
Tetrahedron Lett. 2009, 50, 1048-1050.

N. Kotzen, I.Goldberg and A. Vigalok
Stepwise Boron-to-Zinc C6F5 Group Transfer in a Zn-Calixarene System.
Organometallics 2009, 28, 929-932.

R. Koner and I.Goldberg
Supramolecular Reactivity of Naphthalene-1,4,5,8-Tetracarboxylic Acid Towards Transition Metal Ions: Coordination Polymers and Discrete Complexes with Cu(II), Ni(II) and Co(II).
CrystEngComm 2009, 11, 367-374.

R. Koner and I. Goldberg
Square-Grid Coordination Networks of (5,10,15,20-Tetra-4-pyridylporphyrinato)zinc(II) in its Clathrate with Two Guest Molecules of 1,2-Dichlorobenzene: Supramolecular Isomerism of the Porphyrin Self-Assembly.
Acta Cryst. 2009, C65, m139-m142.

R. Koner and I. Goldberg
Unique Two-Dimensional Coordination Network of 1-Benzofuran-2,3-dicarboxylate with Lanthanum(III) by Solvothermal Synthesis.
Acta Cryst. 2009, C65, m149-m151.

A. Cohen, J. Kopilov, I. Goldberg and M. Kol
C1-Symmetric Zirconium Complexes of [ONNO']-type Salan Ligands: Accurate Control of Catalytic Activity, Isospecificity and Molecular Weight in 1-Hexene Polymerization.
Organometallics 2009, 28, 1391-1405.

H. Soreq, A. Rudi, I. Goldberg, M. Aknin and Y, Kashman
Saldedines A and B, Dibromo Proaporphine Alkaloids from a Madagascan Tunicate.
J. Nat. Prod. 2009, 72, 784-786.

E. Tzadka (Bukhaltsev), I. Goldberg and A. Vigalok
Entry to New N,O-Ligands from Oxygen-Depleted Calixarenes.
Chem. Commun. 2009, 2041-2043.

E. Sergeeva, J. Kopilov, I. Goldberg and M. Kol
Salan Ligands Assembled Around Chiral Bipyrrolidine: Predetermination of Chirality Around Octahedral Ti and Zr Centres.
Chem. Commun. 2009, 3053-3055.

A. Bishara, A. Rudi, I. Goldberg, M.Aknin and Y. Kashman
Tulearins A, B, and C: Structures and Absolute Configurations.
Tetrahedron Lett. 2009, 50, 3820-3822.

R. Koner and I. Goldberg
Crystal Engineering of Molecular Networks. Hydrogen Bonding Driven Two-Dimensional Assemblies of Tetrapyridylporphyrin with Benzene Tri- and Tetra-Carboxylic Acids.
CrystEngComm 2009, 11, 1217-1219.

A. Ben-Asuly, A. Aharoni, C. E. Diesendruck, Y. Vidavsky, I. Goldberg, B. Straub and N. G. Lemcoff
Photoactivation of Ruthenium Olefin Metathesis Initiators.
Organomettalics 2009, 28, 4652-4655.

A. Bishara, A. Rudi, I. Goldberg, M. Aknin, D. Neumann, N. Ben-Califa and Y. Kashman
Tausalarin C; A New Bioactive Marine Sponge-Derived Nitrogeneous Bismacrolide.
Org. Lett. 2009, 11, 3538-3541.

S. Lipstman and I. Goldberg
Hydrogen-Bonded Three Dimensional Network of Lanthanum(III) Exocyclic Complex with 5,10,15,20-Tetra(4-pyridyl)porphyrin.
Acta Cryst. 2009, C65, m371-m373.

E. Sergeeva, J. Kopilov, I. Goldberg and M. Kol
2,2'-Bipyrrolidine versus 1,2-Diaminocyclohexane as Chiral Cores for Helically Wrapping Diamine-Diolate Ligands.
Inorg. Chem. 2009, 48, 8075-8077.

A. L. Zelikoff, J. Kopilov, I. Goldberg, G. W. Coates and M. Kol
New Facets of an Old Ligand. Titanium and Zirconium Complexes of Phenylenediamine Bis(phenolate) in Lactide Polymerization Catalysis.
Chem. Commun. 2009, 6804-6806.

C. E. Diesendruck, E. Tzur, A. Ben-Asuly, I. Goldberg, N. G. Lemcoff and B. F. Straub
Predicting the Cis-Trans Dichloro Configuration of Group 15-16 Chelated Ruthenium Olefin Metathesis Complexes: A DFT and Experimental Study.
Inorg. Chem. 2009, 48, 10819-10825.

H. M. Titi and I. Goldberg
Hydrogen Bonding and pi-pi Interactions in 1-Benzofuran-2,3-dicarboxylic Acid in its 1:1 Co-Crystals with Pyridine, Phenazine and 1,4-Phenylenediamine
Acta Cryst. 2009, C65, o639-o644.

S. Lipstman and I. Goldberg
Versatile Supramolecular Reactivity of Zinc-tetra(4-pyridyl)porphyrin in Crystalline Solids. Polymeric Grids with Zinc Dichloride and Hydrogen Bonded Networks with Mellitic Acid.
Beilstein J. Org. Chem. 2009, 5, No. 77.

S. Lipstman and I. Goldberg
New Cyclic Tetrameric and Square-Grid Polymeric Modes of Supramolecular Self-Assembly of Zinc-tetra(4-pyridyl)porphyrin.
CrystEngComm 2010, 12, 52-54.

R. Koner and I. Goldberg
Heteromolecular Grids of Free-Base and Zinc-tetra(4-pyridyl)porphyrins with Benzenetetracarboxylic Acid.
J. Incl. Phenom. Macrocycl. Chem. 2010, 66, 403-408.

S. Lipstman and I. Goldberg
Porphyrin Framework Solids. Hybrid Supramolecular Assembly Modes of Tetrapyridylporphyrin and Aqua Nitrates of Lanthanoid Ions.
Cryst. Growth Des. 2010, 10, 1823-1832.

N. Shapiro, M. Kramer, I. Goldberg and A. Vigalok
Straightforward Radical Organic Chemistry in Neat Conditions and "on Water".
Green Chem. 2010, 12, 582-584.

E. Sergeeva, J. Kopilov, I. Goldberg and M. Kol
Dithio-diolate Ligands: Group 4 Complexes and Application in Lactide Polymerization.
Inorg. Chem. 2010, 49, 3977-3979.

A. Yahav-Levi, I. Goldberg, A. Vigalok and A. N. Vedernikov
Aryl-bromide Reductive Elimination from an Isolated Pt(IV) Complex.
Chem. Commun. 2010, 3324-3326.

S. Lipstman and I. Goldberg
Coordination and Hydrogen Bonding Assemblies in Hybrid Reaction Products Between 5,10,15,20-Tetra(4-pyridyl)porphyrin and Dysprosium Trinitrate Hexahydrate.
Acta Cryst. 2010, C66, m222-m226.

C. E. Diesendruck, O. Iliashevsky, A. Ben-Asuly, I. Goldberg and N. G. Lemcoff
Latent and Switchable Olefin Metathesis Catalysts.
Macromol. Symp. 2010, 293, 33-38.

E. Tzur, A. Szadkovska, A. Ben-Asuly, A. Makal, I. Goldberg, K. Wozniak, K. Grela and N. G. Lemcoff
Studies on Electronic Effects in O-, N- and S-Chelated Ruthenium Olefin-Metathesis Catalysts.
Chem. Eur. J. 2010, 16, 8726-8737.

A. W. Caspi, I. Goldberg and A. Vigalok
Reagent-Dependent Formation of C-C and C-F Bonds in Pt Complexes: An Unexpected Twist in the Electrophilic Fluorination Chemistry.
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2010, 132, 10626-10627.

S. Lipstman and I. Goldberg
Versatile Molecular Recognition Features of Tetra(3-pyridyl)porphyrin in Crystal Engineering.
Cryst. Growth Des. 2010, 10, 4596-4606.

I. Saltsman, I. Goldberg and Z. Gross
Water-soluble Manganese(III) Corroles and Corresponding (Nitrido)Manganese(V) Complexes.
J. Porph. Phthal. 2010, 14, 615-620.

H. M. Titi and I. Goldberg
Crystal Engineering with 1-Benzofuran-2,3-dicarboxylic Acid: Co-crystals with Bipyridyl Ligands, Discrete Complexes and Coordination Polymers with Metal Ions.
CrystEngComm 2010, in press. DOI: 10.1039/C0CE00134A. Published on the Web, 26th July 2010.

A. Kumar, I. Goldberg, M. Botoshansky, Y. Buchman and Z. Gross
Oxygen Atom Transfer Reactions from Isolated (Oxo)manganese(V) Corroles to Sulfides.
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2010. DOI:10.1021/ja1050296. Published on the Web, 8th Oct 2010.

S. Lipstman and I. Goldberg
Supramolecular Crystal Chemistry of Tetra(3-pyridyl)porphyrin. 2. Two- and Three-Dimensional Coordination Networks with Cobalt and Cadmium Ions.
Cryst. Growth Des. 2010. DOI: 10.1021/cg1011007. Published on the Web, 6th Oct. 2010.

A. Karmakar and I. Goldberg
Coordination Polymers of Flexible Tetracarboxylic Acids with Metal Ions. I. Synthesis of CH2- and (CH2)2-spaced Bis(oxy)isophthalic Acid Ligands, and Structural Characterization of their Polymeric Adducts with Lanthanoid Ions.
CrystEngComm 2010. DOI: 10.1039/C0CE00474J. Published on the Web, 8th Sep 2010.

A. Karmakar and I. Goldberg
Coordination Polymers of Flexible Tetracarboxylic Acids with Metal Ions. II. Supramolecular Assemblies of 5,5'-Methylene- and 5,5'-(Ethane-1,2-diyl)-bis(oxy)diisophthalic Acid Ligands with d-Transition Metals.
CrystEngComm 2010. DOI: 10.1039/C0CE00268B. Published on the Web, 11th Oct 2010.

A. Karmakar and I. Goldberg
Flexible Porphyrin Tetracarboxylic Acids for Crystal Engineering.
CrystEngComm 2010, in press. DOI: 10.1039/C0CE00510J.

(Last updated on October 12, 2010)