Selected publications


Ionic Liquids

  • R.D. Rogers, K.R. Seddon (Eds.): Ionic Liquids as Green Solvents: Progress and Prospects, ACS Symposium Series, 2003.
  • P. Wasserscheid, T. Welton (Eds.): Ionic Liquids in Synthesis, Wiley-VCH, 2007.
  • K. Ohno: Electrochemical Aspects of Ionic Liquids, Wiley & Sons, 2004.
  • Z. Fei, T.J. Geldbach, D. Zhao, P.J. Dyson: From dysfunction to bis-function: on the design and applications of functionalized ionic liquids. Chem. Eur. J. (2006), 12, 2122.
  • K.R. Seddon: Ionic liquids: A taste of the future. Nature Materials (2003), 2, 363.
  • N.V. Plechkova, K.R. Seddon: Applications of ionic liquids in the chemical industry. Chem. Soc. Rev. (2008), 37, 123.
  • T. Predel, E. Schluecker, P. Wasserscheid, D. Gerhard, Dirk; W. Arlt: Ionic liquids as operating fluids in high pressure applications. Chem. Eng. Techn. (2007), 30, 1475.
  • J. Esser, P. Wasserscheid, A. Jess: Deep desulfurization of oil refinery streams by extraction with ionic liquids. Green Chem. (2004), 6, 316.

Ionic Liquids in Catalysis

  • P.J. Dyson, T. Geldbach (Eds.): Metal Catalyzed Reactions in Ionic Liquids, Springer, 2005.
  • F. van Rantwijk, R.A. Sheldon: Biocatalysis in Ionic Liquids. Chem. Rev. (2007), 107, 2757.
  • V.I. Parvulescu, C. Hardacre: Catalysis in Ionic Liquids. Chem. Rev. (2007), 107, 2615.
  • P. Migowski, J. Dupont: Catalytic applications of metal nanoparticles in imidazolium ionic liquids. Chem. Eur. J. (2006), 13, 32.
  • T. Welton: Ionic liquids in catalysis. Coord. Chem. Rev. (2004), 248, 2459.
  • P. Wasserscheid, W. Keim: Ionic liquids - new "solutions" for transition metal catalysis. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. (2000), 39, 3772.
  • T. Welton: Room-Temperature Ionic Liquids. Solvents for Synthesis and Catalysis. Chem. Rev. (1999), 99, 2071.

SILP technology

  • M.H. Valkenberg, C. deCastro, W.F. Hölderich: Friedel-Crafts acylation of aromatics catalyzed by supported ionic liquids. Appl. Cat. A (2001), 215, 185.
  • M.H. Valkenberg, C. deCastro, W.F. Hölderich: Immobilization of ionic liquids on solid supports. Green Chem. (2002), 4, 88.
  • C.P. Mehnert, R.A. Cook, N.C. Dispenziere, M. Afeworki: Supported Ionic Liquid Catalysis - A New Concept for Homogeneous Hydroformylation Catalysis. J. Am. Chem. Soc. (2002), 124, 12932.
  • C.P. Mehnert, E.J. Mozeleski, R.A. Cook: Supported ionic liquid catalysis investigated for hydrogenation reactions. Chem. Commun. (2002), 3010.
  • A. Riisager, P. Wasserscheid, R. van Hal, R. Fehrmann: Continuous fixed-bed gas-phase hydroformylation using supported ionic liquid-phase (SILP) Rh catalysts. J. Catal. (2003), 219, 452.
  • Ionic Liquid-Phase (SILP) Rh-Phosphine Catalysts in Continuous Fixed-Bed Mode, A. Riisager, M.K. Eriksen, P. Wasserscheid, R. Fehrmann: Propene and 1-Octene Hydroformylation with Silica-Supported. Catal. Lett. (2003), 90, 149.
  • D.W. Kim, D.Y. Chi: Polymer-supported ionic liquids: imidazolium salts as catalysts for nucleophilic substitution reactions including fluorinations. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. (2004), 43. 483.
  • S. Breitenlechner, M. Fleck, T.E. Müller, A. Suppan: Solid catalysts on the basis of supported ionic liquids and their use in hydroamination reactions. J. Mol. Cat. A (2004), 214, 175.
  • M. Gruttadauria, S. Riela, P.L. Meo, F. D'Anna, R. Noto: Supported ionic liquid asymmetric catalysis. A new method for chiral catalysts recycling. The case of proline-catalyzed aldol reaction. Tet. Lett. (2004), 45, 6113.
  • C.P. Mehnert: Supported ionic liquid catalysis. Chem. Eur. J. (2005), 11, 50.
  • A. Riisager, R. Fehrmann, S. Flicker, R. van Hal, M. Haumann, P. Wasserscheid: Very stable and highly regioselective supported ionic-liquid-phase (SILP) catalysis: Continuous-flow fixed-bed hydroformylation of propene. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. (2005), 44, 815.
  • Y. Yang, H. Lin, C. Deng, J. She, Y. Yuan: MCM-41 supported water-soluble TPPTS-Rh complex in ionic liquids: a new robust catalyst for olefin hydroformylation. Chem. Lett. (2005), 34, 220.
  • Y. Yang, C. Deng, Y. Yuan: Characterization and hydroformylation performance of mesoporous MCM-41-supported water-soluble Rh complex dissolved in ionic liquids. J. Catal. (2005), 232, 108.
  • F. Shi, Q. Zhang, D. Li, Y. Deng: Silica-gel-confined ionic liquids: A new attempt for the development of supported nanoliquid catalysis. Chem. Eur. J. (2005), 11, 5279.
  • A. Riisager, R. Fehrmann, M. Haumann, B.S.K. Gorle, P. Wasserscheid: Stability and Kinetic Studies of Supported Ionic Liquid Phase Catalysts for Hydroformylation of Propene. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. (2005), 44, 9853.
  • J.-P. Mikkola, P. Virtanen, H. Karhu, T. Salmi, D.Y. Murzin: Supported ionic liquids catalysts for fine chemicals: citral hydrogenation. Green Chem. (2006), 8, 197.
  • M. Gruttadauria, S. Riela, C. Aprile, P. L. Meo, F. D'Anna, R. Noto, Renato: Supported ionic liquids. New recyclable materials for the L-proline-catalyzed aldol reaction. Adv. Synth. Cat. (2006), 348, 82.
  • A. Riisager, B. Jorgensen, P. Wasserscheid, R. Fehrmann: First application of supported ionic liquid phase (SILP) catalysis for continuous methanol carbonylation. Chem. Commun. (2006), 994.
  • A. Riisager, R. Fehrmann, M. Haumann, P. Wasserscheid: Supported ionic liquid phase (SILP) catalysis. An innovative concept for homogeneous catalysis in continuous fixed-bed reactors. Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. (2006), 4, 695.
  • O. Jimenez, T.E. Müller, C. Sievers, A. Spirkl, J.A. Lercher: Markownikoff and anti-Markownikoff hydroamination with palladium catalysts immobilized in thin films of silica supported ionic liquids. Chem. Commun. (2006), 2974.
  • W. Miao, T.H. Chan: Ionic-liquid-supported organocatalyst: efficient and recyclable ionic-liquid-anchored proline for asymmetric aldol reaction. Adv. Synth. Cat. (2006), 348, 1711.
  • C. Sievers, O. Jimenez, T.E. Müller, S. Steuernagel, J.A. Lercher: Formation of Solvent Cages around Organometallic Complexes in Thin Films of Supported Ionic Liquid. J. Am. Chem. Soc. (2006), 128, 13990.
  • J.-P. Mikkola, J. Waern, P. Virtanen, T. Salmi: Effect of Internal Diffusion in Supported Ionic Liquid Catalysts: Interaction with Kinetics. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. (2007), 46, 3932.
  • A. Riisager, R. Fhermann, M. Haumann, P. Wasserscheid: Supported ionic liquids: versatile reaction and separation media. Top. Catal. (2006), 40, 91.
  • M.R. Castillo, L. Fousse, J.M. Fraile, J.I. Garcia, J.A. Mayoral: Supported ionic-liquid films as two-dimensional nanoreactors for enantioselective reactions: surface-mediated selectivity modulation. Chem. Eur. J. (2006), 13, 287.
  • M. Haumann, K. Dentler, J. Joni, A. Riisager, P. Wasserscheid: Continuous gas-phase hydroformylation of 1-butene using supported ionic liquid phase (SILP) catalysts. Adv. Synth. Cat. (2007), 349, 425.
  • U. Hintermair, G. Zhao, C.C. Santini, M.J. Muldoon, D.J. Cole-Hamilton: Supported ionic liquid phase catalysis with supercritical flow. Chem. Commun. (2007), 1462.
  • M. Ruta, I. Yuranov, Igor; P.J. Dyson, G. Laurenczy, L. Kiwi-Minsker: Structured fiber supports for ionic liquid-phase catalysis used in gas-phase continuous hydrogenation. J. Catal. (2007), 247, 269.
  • P. Virtanen, H. Karhu, K. Kordas, J.-P. Mikkola: The effect of ionic liquid in supported ionic liquid catalysts in the hydrogenation of a,b -unsaturated aldehydes, Chem. Eng. Sci. (2007), 62, 3660.
  • M.I. Burguete, F. Galindo, E. Garcia-Verdugo, N. Karbass, S.V. Luis: Polymer supported ionic liquid phases (SILPs) versus ionic liquids (ILs): How much do they look alike. Chem. Commun. (2007), 3086.
  • W. Chen, Y. Zhang, L. Zhu, J. Lan, R. Xie, J. You: A Concept of Supported Amino Acid Ionic Liquids and Their Application in Metal Scavenging and Heterogeneous Catalysis. J. Am. Chem. Soc. (2007), 129, 13879.
  • L.-F. Xiao, Q.-F. Yue, C.-G. Xia, L.-W. Xu: Supported basic ionic liquid: Highly effective catalyst for the synthesis of 1,2-propylene glycol from hydrolysis of propylene carbonate. J. Mol. Cat. A (2008), 279, 230.
  • M.A. Gelesky, S.S.X. Chiaro, F.A. Pavan, J.H.Z. dos Santos, J. Dupont: Supported ionic liquid phase rhodium nanoparticle hydrogenation catalysts. Dalton Trans. (2007), 47, 5549.
  • A.G. Panda, S.R. Jagtap, N.S. Nandurkar, B.M. Bhanage: Regioselective Hydroformylation of Allylic Alcohols Using Rh/PPh3 Supported Ionic Liquid-Phase Catalyst, Followed by Hydrogenation to 1,4-Butanediol Using Ru/PPh3 Supported Ionic Liquid-Phase Catalyst. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. (2008), 47, 969.