• S. Ghosh, G. Amariei, Marta E. G. Mosquera and R. Rosal.
    Polymeric ruthenium precursor as a photoactivated antimicrobial agent. Journal of Hazardous Materials (2021). 402, 123788. DOI: 10.1016/j.jhazmat.2020.123788
  • V. Sessini, B.Haseeb, A. Boldizar and G. Lo Re.
    Sustainable pathway towards large scale melt processing of the new generation of renewable cellulose–polyamide composites. RSC Advances (2021), 11, 637 – 656.
  • E. L. Henly, K. Norris, K. Rawson, N. Zoulias, L. Jaques, P. G. Chirila, M. Kadirvel, C. J. Whiteoak, T. J. Smith, M. M. Lacey, S. Forbes. .
    Impact of Long-term Quorum Sensing Inhibition on Uropathogenic Escherichia Coli. J. Antimicrob. Chemother. (2021). (Advance article: DOI: 10.1093/jac/dkaa517).
  • A. Hamilton, C. J. Whiteoak. .
    Applied Organometallics: Cp*Co(III)-catalysed C–H Functionalisation as a Maturing Tool for the Synthesis of Heterocyclic Compounds. Organomet. Chem. (2021). 43, 186.
  • M. Palenzuela, D. Sánchez-Roa, V. Sessini, J. Damián and Marta E. G. Mosquera.
    Polymerization of Terpenes and Terpenoids using Metal Catalysts. Advances in Organometallic Chemistry, (2021), Vol 75, in press


  • M. Mateos, J. Vinueza, Marta E. G. Mosquera, V. Tabernero, T. Cuenca, G. Jimenez.
    Cyclopentadienyl-silsesquioxane titanium compounds as suitable candidates for immobilization on silicabased supports. Inorganica Chimica Acta (2020), 501, 119275. DOI:10.1016/j.ica.2019.119275.
  • F. M. García-Valle, T. Cuenca, Marta E.G. Mosquera, S. Milione, J Cano.
    Ring-Opening Polymerization (ROP) of cyclic esters by a versatile aluminum Diphenoxyimine Complex: From polylactide to random copolymers. European Polymer Journal (2020), 125, 109527. DOI: 10.1016/j.eurpolymj.2020.109527.
  • A. M. Londaitsbehere, M. Sudupe, Marta E.G. Mosquera, T. Cuenca, Tomas, J. Cano.
    MMA Polymerization with Group 4 Alkyl-Free 14-Electron d0 Species. European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry (2020), 2020, 1589-1595. DOI: 10.1002/ejic.202000052.
  • Marta E.G. Mosquera, S. Dortez, F. Fernandez-Palacio, J. Damian, C. Gaiteiro, J. Ramos, P. Gomez-Sal. .
    Halogen bonding (HaB) in E-I···X-M systems: influence of the halogen donor on the HaB nature. CrystEngComm (2020), 22, 870-877. DOI:10.1039/c9ce01449g. Front Cover .
    Supramolecular & Polymorphism and 1st International Conference on Noncovalent Interactions.
  • M. Fernandez-Millan, M. Temprado, J. Cano, T. Cuenca, Marta E. G. Mosquera. .
    Alkali-Metal Compounds with Bio-Based Ligands as Catalysts for Isoselective Lactide Polymerization: Influence of the Catalyst Aggregation on the Polymerization Control. Organometallics (2020), 39, 12, 2278–2286. DOI: 10.1021/acs.organomet.0c00237
  • S. Ghosh, D. Suparna and Marta E. G Mosquera. .
    Conducting Polymer-Based Nanohybrids for Fuel Cell Application. Polymers (2020), 12.12 2993. DOI: 10.3390/polym12122993.
  • V. Sessini, M. Palenzuela, J. Damián and Marta E. G. Mosquera.
    Bio-based polyether from limonene oxide catalytic ROP as green polymeric plasticizer for PLA. Polymer (2020). 210: 123003. DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2020.123003.
  • T. L. Wootton, J. A. Porter, K. S. Grewal, P. G. Chirila, S. Forbes, S. Coles, P. N. Horton, A. Hamilton, C. J. Whiteoak.
    Merging Cu-Catalysed C-H Functionalisation and Intramolecular Annulations: Computational and Experimental Studies on an Expedient Construction of Complex Fused Heterocycles. Org. Chem. Front. (2020). 7, 1235.


  • F. G. García-Valle, V. Tabernero, T. Cuenca, J. Cano, M.E.G. Mosquera.
    Intramolecular C–F Activation in Schiff-base Alkali Metal Complexes. Organometallics (2019), 38, 894−904. DOI: 10.1021/acs.organomet.8b00868.
  • M. Palenzuela, M.T. Muñoz, J.F. Vega, A. Gutiérrez-Fernández, T. Cuenca, M.E.G. Mosquera.
    Heterobimetallic aluminate derivatives with bulky phenoxide ligands: catalyst for selective vinyl polymerization. Dalton Trans. (2019), 48, 6435-6444. DOI:10.1039/C9DT00761J.
  • Zachariah M. Heiden, Marta E. G. Mosquera, Harkesh B Singh.
    Inorganic chemistry of the p-block elements. Dalton Trans. (2019), 48, 6666-6668. DOI: 10.1039/c9dt90098e.
  • F. G. García-Valle, M T Muñoz, T. Cuenca, S. Milione, J. Cano, M.E.G. Mosquera.
    Fluorinated alkali metal catalysts for the Ring-Opening Polymerization (ROP) of rac-lactide. Effect of the M···F interactions in the polymerization control. Journal of Organometallic Chemistry (2019), 898, 120854, DOI:10.1016/j.jorganchem.2019.07.005.


  • Mª Teresa Muñoz, Miguel Palenzuela, Tomás Cuenca, Marta E. G. Mosquera.
    New Aluminium Aryloxide Compounds Very Active Catalysts for Glycidyl Methacrylate Selective ROP Polymerization. ChemCatChem (2018), 10, 936-939. DOI: 10.1002/cctc.201701377
  • Garcia-Valle F M; Cuenca T; Tabernero V; Mosquera Marta E G; Cano, J.; Milione, S.
    Biodegradable PHB from rac-β-Butyrolactone: Highly Controlled ROP Mediated by a Pentacoordinated Aluminum Complex. Organometallics (2018), 37, 837–840. DOI: 10.1021/acs.organomet.7b00843.
  • Marta E. G. Mosquera, V. Tabernero, F. M. García-Valle, J. Cano and T. Cuenca.
    Schiff-base -Ate Derivatives with Main Group Metals: Generation of a Tripodal Aluminate Metalloligand. Dalton Trans (2018), 47, 6499. DOI: 10.1039/c8dt00835c.
  • Sérgio M. F. Vilela, Artem A. Babaryk, Rim Jaballi, Fabrice Salles, Marta E. G. Mosquera, Zakaria Elaoud, Stijn Van Cleuvenbergen, Thierry Verbiest, and Patricia Horcajada.
    A Nonlinear Optically Active Bismuth–Camphorate Coordination Polymer. Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. (2018), 2437–2443. DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201800197.
  • Irene Reviejo, Vanessa Tabernero, Marta E. G. Mosquera, Javier Ramos, Tomás Cuenca, and Gerardo Jiménez.
    Chiral Titanium(IV) Complexes Containing Polydentate Ligands Based on α Pinene. Catalytic Activity in Sulfoxidation with Hydrogen Peroxide. Organometallics (2018), 37, 3437-3449. DOI: 10.1021/acs.organomet.8b00163.
  • F. G. García-Valle, V. Tabernero, T. Cuenca, J. Cano, M.E.G. Mosquera.
    Schiff-base -ate derivatives with main group metals: generation of a tripodal aluminate metalloligand. Dalton Trans., (2018), 47, 6499-6506. DOI: 10.1039/c8dt00835c.
  • F. G. García-Valle, V. Tabernero, T. Cuenca, J. Cano, M.E.G. Mosquera.
    Aluminates with Fluorinated Schiff Bases: Influence of the Alkali Metal–Fluorine Interactions in Structure Stabilization. Molecules, (2018), 23, 3108. DOI:10.3390/molecules23123108.
  • D. Sanchez-Roa, T. G. Santiago, M. Fernandez-Millan, T. Cuenca, P. Palma, J. Campora, Marta E. G. Mosquera.
    Interaction of an imidazolium-2-amidinate (NHC-CDI) zwitterion with zinc dichloride in dichloromethane: role as ligands and C–Cl activation promoters. Chem Commun. (2018), 54, 12586-12589. DOI: 10.1039/c8cc07661h.
  • A. Kenny, A. Pisarello, A. Bird, P. G. Chirila, A. Hamilton, C. J. Whiteoak.
    A Challenging Redox Neutral Cp*Co(III)-Catalyzed Alkylation of Acetanilides with 3-Buten-2-one: Synthesis and Key Insights into the Mechanism through DFT Calculations. Beilstein J. Org. Chem.,(2018), 14, 2366.
  • P. G. Chirila, L. Skibinski, K. Miller, A. Hamilton, C. J. Whiteoak.
    Towards a Sequential One‐Pot Preparation of 1,2,3‐Benzotriazin‐4 (3H)‐ones Employing a Key Cp*Co(III)‐catalyzed C−H Amidation Step. Adv. Synth. Catal., (2018), 360, 2324.
  • P. G. Chirila, J. Adams, A. Dirjal, A. Hamilton, C. J. Whiteoak.
    Cp*Co(III)‐Catalyzed Coupling of Benzamides with α,β‐Unsaturated Carbonyl Compounds: Preparation of Aliphatic Ketones and Azepinones. Chem. Eur. J. (2018), 24, 3584.
  • I. de la Cueva-Alique, S. Sierra, L. Munoz-Moreno, A. Perez-Redondo, A. M. Bajo, I. Marzo, L. Gude, T. Cuenca, E. Royo.
    Biological evaluation of water soluble arene Ru(II) enantiomers with amino-oxime ligands. Journal of Inorganic Biochemistry (2018), 183, 32-42


  • Restrepo, Z. Serroukh, J. Santiago-Morales, S. Aguado, P. Gómez-Sal, M. E. G. Mosquera, R. Rosal.
    An Antibacterial Zn-MOF with Hydrazinebenzoate Linkers. Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. (2017), 2017, 574 – 580. DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201601185.
  • M. C. Maestre, P. B. Gratal, M. E. G. Mosquera, T. Cuenca, G. Jiménez.
    A Suitable Strategy to Prepare Different N-Substituted Niobium Complexes: Study of the Factors Controlling the Process. Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. (2017), 2017, 1060–1066. DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201601360
  • M.ª. Teresa Muñoz, Gotzone Barandika, Begoña Bazán, T. Cuenca, M. E. G. Mosquera.
    Novel Aluminium-alkali metal -ate derivatives: factors driving the final nuclearity in the crystal form. Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. (2017), 2017, 1994-2001. DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201601428.
  • Mosquera, Marta E. G; Gomez-Sal, P.; Egido, I.; Lopez Lopez, M.; Hortelano, C.
    Comparison of Halogen Bonding networks with Ru(II) complexes and analysis of the influence of the XB interaction on their reactivity. Faraday Discussions (2017), 203, 257-283. DOI:10.1039/c7fd00079k
  • Londaitsbehere, Addis; Herrera, Milagros; Salgado, Antonio; Mosquera, Marta E. G.; Cuenca, Tomas; Cano, Jesús.
    A non-dissociative mechanism for the inversion of the configuration in cyclopentadienyl di(aryloxo) titanium complexes: an entropy discussion. Organometallics (2017), 36, 3904–3911. DOI: 10.1021/acs.organomet.7b00511.
  • P. G. Chirila, C. J. Whiteoak.
    Recent Advances Using [Cp*Co(CO)I2] Catalysts as a Powerful Tool for C–H Functionalisation. Dalton Trans., (2017), 46, 9721.


  • Marta E. G. Mosquera, P. Gomez-Sal, I. Diaz, L. M. Aguirre, A. Ienco, G. Manca, C. Mealli. Intriguing I2 Reduction in the Iodide for Chloride Ligand Substitution at a Ru(II) Complex: Role of Mixed Trihalides in the Redox Mechanism. Inorg. Chem. (2016), 55, 283-291. DOI:10.1021/acs.inorgchem.5b02307
  • I. de la Cueva-Alique, L. Munoz-Moreno, Y. Benabdelouahab, B. T. Elie, M. A. El Amrani, Marta E. G. Mosquera, M. Contel, A. M. Bajo, T. Cuenca, E. Royo. Novel enantiopure cyclopentadienyl Ti(IV) oximato compounds as potential anticancer agents. Journal of Inorganic Biochemistry (2016), 156, 22-34. DOI:10.1016/j.jinorgbio.2015.12.002.
  • M. Fernandez-Millan, L. K. Allen, R. Garcia-Rodriguez, A. D. Bond, Marta E. G. Mosquera, D. S. Wright. Formation and Trapping of a Unique ‘Unsupported’ Hydridic Sn(II)Stannate. Chem. Comm. (2016), 52, 5993-5996. DOI:10.1039/C6CC01885H.
  • M. Fernandez-Millan, M. Temprado, J. Cano, T. Cuenca, Marta E. G. Mosquera. Synthesis of novel chiral heterometallic terpene oximates: unusual generation of an aluminium enolate by a cooperative effect. Dalton Trans. (2016), 45, 10514-10518.   DOI:10.1039/C6DT02116F.
  • M. Ventura, V. Tabernero, T. Cuenca, B. Royo, and G. Jiménez. Cyclopentadienyl–Silsesquioxane Titanium Catalysts: Factors Affecting Their Formation and Activity in Olefin Epoxidation with Aqueous Hydrogen Peroxide. Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. (2016) 2016:17, 2843-2849
  • C. Gallegos, R. Camacho, M. Valiente, T. Cuenca, J. Cano. Cyclopentadienyl-based Mg complexes in the intramolecular hydroamination of aminoalkenes: mechanistic evidence for cationic versus neutral magnesium derivatives. Catalysis Science & Technology (2016), 6(13), 5134-5143.


  • Francisco M. García-Valle, Robert Stivill, Carlos Gallegos, Tomás Cuenca,  Marta E. G. Mosquera, Vanessa Tabernero, Jesús Cano.Metal and Ligand-Substituent Effects in the Immortal Polymerization of rac-Lactide with Li, Na, and K Phenoxo-imine Complexes,   Organometallics., (2015), 477-487. DOI:10.1021/om501000b
  • S. Pedrosa, F. Vidal,  L. Myongwon Lee, I. Vargas-Baca,  P. Gómez-Sal,  M. E. G. MosqueraImido-Pyridine Ti(IV) Compounds: Synthesis of  Unusual Imido-Amido Heterobimetallic  Derivatives.   Dalton Trans., (2015), 44, 11119-11128. DOI:10.1039/C5DT01320H
  • Gallegos, Carlos; Tabernero, V.; Mosquera, Marta E. G.; Cuenca, Tomas; Cano, JesusComparative Study of Lactide Polymerization with Lithium, Sodium, Potassium, Magnesium, Calcium, and Zinc Azo-naphthoxide Complexes.  Eur. J. Inorg. Chem, (2015), 2015, 5124 513.  DOI:10.1002/ejic.201500818
  • Francisco Fernández-Palacio, Jimmy Restrepo, Santos Gálvez, Pilar Gómez-Sal,   Marta E. G. MosqueraFunctionalized aminocarboxylate moieties as linkers for coordination polymers: Influence of the substituents in the dimensionality of the final structure. CrystEngCommun., (2014), 43, 14377-85. DOI:10.1039/c3ce42615g
  • M. Mosquera; M. J. Andres-Prado, G. Rodriguez-Caravaca, P. Latasa,  Marta E. G. MosqueraEvaluation of an education and training intervention to reduce health care waste in a tertiary hospital in Spain.   AJIC (2014), 42, 894-7 VI Premio de la Cátedra UAM-ASISA DOI: 10.1016/j.ajic.2014.04.013
  • Mª T. Muñoz, T. Cuenca,  M. E. G. MosqueraHeterometallic aluminates: alkali metals trapped by an aluminium aryloxide claw.  Dalton Trans., (2014), 16; 3376-3386. DOI:10.1039/C4DT00952 Special Issue on New Expeditions in Polar Organometallic Chemistry
  • G. Jiménez; T. Cuenca; L. Postigo;  M. E. G. Mosquera; Mª C. Maestre Aminoarenethiolate Aluminum Complexes: Synthesis, Characterization, and Use in L-Lactide Polymerization.   Organometallics (2013), 32, 2618-2624. DOI:10.1021/om400111f
  • Anna Coppola, Patricia Sánchez-Alonso, David Sucunza, Carolina Burgos, Ramón Alajarín, Julio Alvarez-Builla,  Marta E. G. Mosquera, Juan J. VaqueroAryl Cyanation via Isocyanide–Cyanide Rearrangement on Tosylmethyl Isocyanide Derivatives.  Organic Letters (2013), 15, 3388–3391. DOI:10.1021/ol401433x
  • F. Vidal, Mª A. Dávila, A. San Torcuato, P. Gómez-Sal,  M. E. G. Mosquera Functionalized Imido-Bridged Titanium Dinuclear Complexes as New Building Blocks for Supramolecular Arrangements: Generation of a 1D Structure through a Mg-Cl•••I-C Halogen Bonding Interaction.  Dalton Trans., (2013), 42, 7074 – 7084. DOI:10.1039/c3dt32943g
  • C. Gallegos, V. Tabernero, F. M. García-Valle,  Marta E. G. Mosquera, T. Cuenca, J. Cano Synthesis and structure of homo- and heterometallic lithium-magnesium complexes and their reactivity in the ROP of rac-lactide  Organometallics (2013), 32, 6624−6627 . DOI:10.1021/om400940f
  • Addis Londaitsbehere, Jesús Cano, Tomás Cuenca, Marta E.G. González, Stefano Milione, Alfonso Grassi 1,3-Double Siloxo-Bridged Zirconium Metallocene for Propene and 1-Hexene Oligomerization Generation of a Dinuclear Aluminoxane. Organometallics (2012), 31, 2108-2111     DOI:10.1021/om2011535
  • G. Martinez,   M. E. G. Mosquera, T. Cuenca,  Effect of the Nitrogen Substituent on the Reactions of Alane towards Imino and Aminophenols: Generation of a Dinuclear Aluminoxane. Eur. J. Inorg. Chem, (2012), 3611-3617  DOI:10.1002/ejic.201200255
  • Chahboun, Ghaita; Brito, Jose Angel; Royo, Beatriz; El Amrani, Mohamed Amin; Gomez-Bengoa, Enrique; Mosquera, Marta E. G.; Cuenca, Tomas; Royo, EvaOlefin epoxidation catalyzed by cis-dioxidomolybdenum(VI) complexes containing chiral alkoxo-imino ligands derived from (+)-α-pinene. Eur. J. Inorg. Chem, (2012), 2940-2949 DOI:10.1002/ejic.201200144
  • Ventura, Maria; Mosquera, Marta E. G.; Cuenca, Tomas; Royo, Beatriz; Jimenez, Gerardo  Cyclopentadienyl-Silsesquioxane Titanium Complexes: Highly Active Catalysts for Epoxidation of Alkenes with Aqueous Hydrogen Peroxide.  Inorg. Chem  (2012), 42, 6345-6349   DOI:10.1021/ic300583g
  • Ventura, María; Ramírez de Arellano, Carmen; Mosquera, Marta E. G.; Jimenez, Gerardo; Cuenca, Tomas  Synthesis and structural characterization of novel tetranuclear organotitanoxane derivatives. Dalton Transactions, (2011), 5728-5733 DOI:10.1039/c0dt01393e
  • Paniagua, Cristina; Mosquera, Marta E. G.; Jimenez, Gerardo; Cuenca, Tomas Reactions of [Ti(η5-C5Me4SiMe2Cl)Cl3] with Diamines, a Suitable Approach to Prepare Mono- and Dinuclear Cyclopentadienyl-silyl-amido Titanium Complexes with Constrained and Unstrained Structures. Organometallics, (2011), 30, 2993-3000 DOI:10.1021/om200101k
  • Alesso, Giuseppe; Tabernero, Vanessa; Mosquera, Marta E. G.; Cuenca, TomasStudies on the active species in olefin polymerisation generated from phenoxo-amido titanium “chiral-at-metal” compounds. Journal of Organometallic Chemistry, (2011), 696, 2330-2337 DOI:10.1016/j.jorganchem.2011.02.011
  • Mª T. Muñoz, C. Urbaneja, M. Temprado,  Marta E. G. Mosquera, T. CuencaLewis Acid Fragmentation of a Lithium Aryloxide Cage: Generation of New Heterometallic Aluminium-Lithium Species. ChemComm . (2011), 47, 11757-11759                                DOI:10.1039/c1cc14577k


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