publications

Prior to NU

11. Zarzar, L. D.; Kalow, J. A.; He, X.; Walish, J. J.; Swager, T. M. “Optical Visualization and Quantification of Enzyme Activity using Dynamic Droplet Lenses.” Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 2017, 114, 3821–3825.  [DOI:10.1073/pnas.1618807114]

10. Sha, S.-C.; Zhu, R.; Herbert, M.; Kalow, J. A.; Swager, T. M. “Chemical Warfare Simulant-Responsive Polymer Nanocomposites: Synthesis and Evaluation.” Poly. Sci. Part A: Polym. Chem. 2017, 55, 3034–3040. [DOI:10.1002/pola.28580]

9. Nagelberg, S.; Zarzar L. D.; Nicolas, N.; Subramanian, K.; Kalow, J. A.; Sresht, V.; Blankschtein, D.; Barbastathis, G.; Kreysing, M.; Swager, T. M.; Kolle, M. “Reconfigurable and Responsive Droplet-based Compound Micro-Lenses.” Nature Commun. 2017, 8, 14673. [DOI:10.1038/ncomms14673]

8. Gray, E. E.; Nielsen, M. K.; Choquette, K. A.; Kalow, J. A.; Graham, T. J. A.; Doyle, A. G. “Nucleophilic (Radio)Fluorination of α-Diazocarbonyl Compounds Enabled by Copper-Catalyzed H–F Insertion.” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, [DOI:10.1021/jacs.6b06770]

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7. Kalow, J. A.; Swager, T. M. “Synthesis of Miktoarm Branched Conjugated Copolymers by ROMP-ing In and Out.” ACS Macro Lett., 20154, 1229–1233. [DOI:10.1021/acsmacrolett.5b00541]

6. Zarzar, L. D.; Sresht, V.; Sletten, E. M.; Kalow, J. A.; Blankschtein, D.; Swager, T. M. “Dynamic Reconfiguration of Complex Emulsions via Tunable Interfacial Tensions.” Nature 2015, 518, 520–524. [DOI:10.1038/nature14168]

5. Kalow, J. A.; Doyle, A. G. “Enantioselective fluoride ring opening of aziridines enabled by cooperative Lewis acid catalysis.” Tetrahedron 201369, 5702-5709. [DOI: 10.1016/j.tet.2013.01.062] In honor of Professor Melanie Sanford on the occasion of her receipt of the Tetrahedron Young Investigator Award.

4. Kalow, J. A.; Schmitt, D. E.; Doyle, A. G. “Synthesis of β-Fluoroamines by Lewis Base Catalyzed Hydrofluorination of Aziridines.” J. Org. Chem. 201277, 4177–4183. [DOI: 10.1021/jo300433a] 

3. Shaw, T. W.; Kalow, J. A.; Doyle, A. G. “Fluoride Ring-Opening Kinetic Resolution of Terminal Epoxides: Preparation of (S)-2-Fluoro-1-Phenylethanol.” Org. Synth. 201289, 9–18. [link] 

2. Kalow, J. A.; Doyle, A. G. “Mechanistic Investigations of Cooperative Catalysis in the Enantioselective Fluorination of Epoxides.” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2011133, 16001–16012. [DOI: 10.1021/ja207256s] 

1. Kalow, J. A.; Doyle, A. G. “Enantioselective Ring Opening of Epoxides by Fluoride Anion Promoted by a Cooperative Dual Catalyst System.” J. Am. Chem. Soc2010132, 3268–3269. [DOI: 10.1021/ja100161d]

Reviews

2. Kalow, J. A.; Doyle, A. G. “34.9.2 β-Fluoro Alcohols (Update 2013).” Sci. Synth. 2013, 4, 417–467. Invited submission.

1. Kalow, J. A. “Application of Linear Free Energy Relationships to Asymmetric Catalysis.” Essay for the ACS Division of Organic Chemistry graduate fellowship (2011-2012). [link]