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Selected Recent Publications

1. Robert J. Faragher, Mohanad Gh. Shkoor, Kylie L. Luska and Adrian L. Schwan 2015 Unexpected Reactions of Grignard Reagents with Selected b-Carboalkoxy Substituted Sulfinate Esters. Invited Article Can. J. Chem. Vol. 93, pp. 37-43. Winner of 2015 Can. J. Chem. Best Paper Award.
2. R. Alan Aitken, Clémence Hauduc, M. Selim Hossain, Emily McHale, Adrian L. Schwan, Alexandra M. Z. Slawin and Colin A. Stewart 2014 Unexpected Pyrolytic Behaviour of Substituted Benzo[c]thiopyran and Thieno[2,3-c]thiopyran S,S-dioxides Aust. J. Chem. Vol. 67, 1288-1295 http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/CH14155
 6. Adrian L. Schwan, Suneel P. Singh, Jason A. Davy, Alan J. Waring, Larry M. Gordon, Frans J. Walther, Zhengdong Wang and Robert H. Notter 2011 Synthesis and activity of a novel diether phosphonoglycerol in phospholipase-resistant synthetic lipid:peptide lung surfactants Med. Chem. Commun. Vol. 2, pp 1167 – 1173. DOI: 10.1039/C1MD00206.
7. M. Selim Hossain and Adrian L. Schwan, 2011, Separate Deprotonation Reactions Converge Mechanistically for a New Cyclization of Benzyl 1-Alkynyl Sulfones, Org. Lett. Vol. 13, pp. 5330-5333.
8. Suneel P. Singh, Alex Michaelides, A. Rod Merrill, and Adrian L. Schwan, 2011, A Microwave-Assisted Synthesis of (S)-N-Protected Homoserine g-Lactones from l-Aspartic Acid J. Org. Chem. Vol. 76, pp. 6825–6831.
 9. John M. Motto, Álvaro Castillo, Alexander Greer, Laura K. Montemayer, Erin E. Sheepwash and Adrian L. Schwan, 2011, Synthetic Scope, Computational Chemistry and Mechanism of a Base Induced 5-Endo Cyclization of Benzyl Alkynyl Sulfides Tetrahedron, Vol. 67, pp.1002-1010.
 10. Suneel P. Singh, Jennifer S. O’Donnell and Adrian L. Schwan, 2010, Nucleophilic Attack of 2-Sulfinyl Acrylates: A Mild and General Approach to Sulfenic Acid Anions Org. Biomol. Chem. Vol. 8, 1712-1717.