Dr. Darryl Nater


Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz
Department of Chemistry
Duesbergweg 10–14
Room 1.132
55128 Mainz
Phone: +49 6131/39-25361
E-mail: dnater@uni-mainz.de
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2013–2016 Bachelor Studies in Chemistry at ETH Zürich
2016 Research Internship in the Kovalenko Group at ETH Zürich
2016–2018 Master Studies in Chemistry at ETH Zürich
2018 Master Thesis in the Novàk Group at Paul-Scherrer Institute, Villigen, Switzerland
2018–2022 PhD studies in the Copéret Group at ETH Zürich
Since 2022 PostDoc in the Waldvogel Group at Mainz University
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Research interests: electroorganic synthesis, electrocatalysis, renewable synthesis
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D. F. Nater, M. Boudjelel, L. Lätsch, R. R. Schrock, C. Copéret, W-oxo Adamantylidenes: Stable Molecular Precursors for Efficient Silica‐Supported Metathesis Catalysts, Helv. Chim. Acta., 2022, 105, e202200013.
[DOI: 10.1002/hlca.202200013]

D. F. Nater, C. J. Kaul, L. Lätsch, H. Tsurugi, K. Mashima, C. Copéret, Olefin Metathesis Catalyts Generated In Situ from Molybdenum(VI)-Oxo Complexes by Tuning Pendant Ligands, Chem. – Eur. J., 2022, 28, e202200559.
[DOI: 10.1002/chem.202200559]

L. Rochlitz, K. Searles, D. F. Nater, S. R. Docherty, D. Gioffrè, C. Copéret, A Molecular Analogue of the C−H Activation Intermediate of the Silica-Supported Ga(III) Single-Site Propane Dehydrogenation Catalyst: Structure and XANES Signature, Helv. Chim. Acta., 2021, 104, e2100078.
[DOI: 10.1002/hlca.202100078]

J. De Jesus Silva, M. Pucino, F. Zhai, D. Mance, Z. J. Berkson, D. F. Nater, A. H. Hoveyda, C. Copéret, R. R. Schrock, Boosting the Metathesis Activity of Molybdenum Oxo Alkylidenes by Tuning the Anionic Ligand σ Donation, Inorg. Chem., 2021, 60, 6875–6880.
[DOI: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.0c03173]

D. F. Nater, P. Bhaskar, L. Lätsch, R. R. Schrock, C. Copéret, Increasing Olefin Metathesis Activity of Silica-Supported Molybdenum Imido Adamantylidene Complexes through E Ligand σ-Donation, Helv. Chim. Acta., 2021, 104, e2100151.
[DOI: 10.1002/hlca.202100151]

R. Calvo, A. Le Tellier, T. Nauser, D. Rombach, D. Nater, D. Katayev, Synthesis, Characterization, and Reactivity of a Hypervalent-Iodine-Based Nitrooxylating Reagent, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 202059, 17162–17168.
[DOI: 10.1002/anie.202005720]
R. Calvo, A. Le Tellier, T. Nauser, D. Rombach, D. Nater, D. Katayev, Synthese, Charakterisierung und Reaktivität eines Nitrooxylierungsreagenzes basierend auf einer hypervalenten Iodverbindung, Angew. Chem. 2020132, 17312–17319.
[DOI: 10.1002/ange.202005720]