1) Domino/multicomponent synthesis of heterocyclic scaffolds catalyzed by Pd- complexes.
2) Synthesis of Fe- and Co-catalysts for the hydrogenation of polar unsaturated bond.
1982, degree in Pharmaceutical Chemistry and Technology at the University of Rome.
1983-1984, fellowship at the Dipartment of Chemistry, University of Milan.
From 1984 to date, CNR-researcher.
08.1996-11.1997, research associate at the University of Goettingen (Prof. L. F. Tietze).
01.2015-05.2015; 09.2015-02-2016, research associate at the Leibniz Institute for Katalysis, University of Rostock (Likat-Rostock) (Prof. M. Beller).
05.2016-07.2016, research associate at Center of Basic Molecular Science, Tsinghua University, Beijing (Prof. Q. Liu).
Catalytic multistep reactions; palladium; hydrogenation; non-noble metals.
1) Organic synthesis;
2) Homogeneous catalysis