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107. X.-F. Wang;+ C. Hu;+ Z. Lu+ and L. L. Liu,*

Crystalline Cyclic (Alkyl)(Amino)Stannylene via Transient Stannyne,

Sci. China Chem. 2024, in press. DOI: 10.1007/s11426-024-2183-x

(+ = equal contribution)

(Invited contribution for Collection of 2024 Emerging Investigator Issue)

(Peer-review report)


106. X.-F. Wang; C. Hu; J. Li; R. Wei; X. Zhang and L. L. Liu,*

A Crystalline Stannyne,

Nat. Chem. 2024, in press. DOI: 10.1038/s41557-024-01555-4

(Peer-review report)


105. Y. Mu; Y Dai; D. A. Ruiz; L. L. Liu; L.-P. Xu;* C.-H. Tung and L. Kong,*

Aromatic 1,4,2,3-Diazadiborole Featuring an Unsymmetrical B=B Entity: A Versatile Synthon for Unusual Boron Heterocycles,

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2024, 63, e202405905. DOI: 10.1002/anie.202405905


104. J. Li; X.-F. Wang; C. Hu and L. L. Liu,*

Carbene-Stabilized Phosphagermylenylidene: A Heavier Analog of Isonitrile,

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2024, 146, 14341-14348. DOI: 10.1021/jacs.4c04434

(Highlighted by ChemistryViews)

(Peer-review report)


103. X. Zhang; H. Wang; L. Kong* and L. L. Liu,*

Carbene-Stabilized Aluminacyclopropene-Cyclopropenylalane Rearrangement,

Organometallics 2024, in press. DOI: 10.1021/acs.organomet.4c00147

(Featured in Front Cover)

(Peer-review report)


102. M. He;+ C. Hu;+ R. Wei;+ X.-F. Wang+ and L. L. Liu,*

Recent Advances in the Chemistry of Isolable Carbene Analogues with Group 13-15 Elements,

Chem. Soc. Rev. 2024, 53, 3896-3951. DOI: 10.1039/d3cs00784g

(Invited contribution for Collection of Applications of Main Group Chemistry in Synthesis, Catalysis, and Biomedical and Materials Research)

(+ = equal contribution)

(Peer-review report)


101. S. Ju; C. Zhang; B. Tang; L. L. Liu; D. W. Stephan* and Y. Wu,*

The Lewis Superacidic Aluminium Cation: [(NHC)Al(C6F5)2]+,

Chem. Commun. 2024, 60, 698–701. DOI: 10.1039/D3CC05440C

(Highlighted in Chemical Communications HOT Articles 2024)


100. C. Hu; X.-F. Wang; J. Li; X.-Y. Chang and L. L. Liu,*

A Stable Rhodium-Coordinated Carbene with a σ0π2 Electronic Configuration,

Science 2024, 383, 81–85. DOI: 10.1126/science.adk6533

(Highlighted by Dahui Zhao in Synfacts entitled "First Stable σ0π2 Carbene") 


99. J. Li;+ Y. Mei;+ X.-F. Wang and L. L. Liu,*

Alkylation and Arylation at Boron in NHC-Stabilized Phosphaborenes,

Chem. Asian J. 2024, 19, e202300794. DOI: 10.1002/asia.202300794

(+ = equal contribution) 

(Invited contribution for Collection of Early Career Researchers 2023)

(Peer-review report)

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