• March 2010 – Gayane’s work on “dynamic clipping of [2]catenanes” was published on Org. Lett. It explains how product specificity and translational selectivity are made possible in an unsymmetric [2]catenane through one simple “clipping.”


  • January 2010 – Dennis’s full paper that unravels the donor-acceptor interactions and co-conformational changes in desymmetrized [2]catenanes was published on J. Am. Chem. Soc.. Read it here. This is a collaborative work with the team led by Prof. Alberto Credi at University of Bologna.



  • January 2009 – A rare-case 1:2 complex was obtained from crown ether and a specific naphthalene diimide derivative. Read the paper in J. Am. Chem. Soc.