Robert J. Mayer
M. Sc.

AK Prof. Mayr/Dr. Ofial 
Dept. Chemie 
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München 
Butenandtstr. 5-13 (Haus F) 
81377 München 

F2.071
Telefon: +49 (0)89 2180 77693 

Awards
Award of the Dr. Klaus Römer-Stiftung for MSc students (2017).
Publications
From Carbodiimides to Carbon Dioxide: Quantification of the Electrophilic Reactivities of Heteroallenes
Z. Li, R. J. Mayer, A. R. Ofial, H. Mayr, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2020, 142, 8383-8402.
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Predicting Absolute Rate Constants for Huisgen Reactions of Unsaturated Iminium Ions with Diazoalkanes
J. Zhang, Q. Chen, R. J. Mayer, J.-D. Yang, A. R. Ofial, J.-P. Cheng, H. Mayr, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2020, EarlyView (doi: 10.10020/anie.202003029).
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Electrophilic Reactivities of Vinyl p-Quinone Methides
A. Eitzinger, R. J. Mayer, N. Hampel, P. Mayer, M. Waser, A. R. Ofial, Org. Lett. 2020, 22, 2182-2186.
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Lewis Acidity Scale of Diaryliodonium Ions toward Oxygen, Nitrogen, and Halogen Lewis Bases
R. J. Mayer,* A. R. Ofial, H. Mayr, C. Y. Legault,* J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2020, 142, 5221-5233.
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Nucleophilicity of Glutathione: A Link to Michael Acceptor Reactivities
Nucleophilie von Glutathion als Bindeglied zur Reaktivität von Michael-Akzeptoren
R. J. Mayer, A. R. Ofial, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2019, 58, 17704-17708; Angew. Chem. 2019, 131, 17868-17872.
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Ambident Reactivity of Phenolate Anions Revisited: A Quantitative Approach to Phenolate Reactivities
R. J. Mayer, M. Breugst, N. Hampel, A. R. Ofial, H. Mayr, J. Org. Chem. 2019, 84, 8837-8858.
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Biomimetic Approach Toward Enterocin and Deoxyenterocin
A. Rizzo, R. J. Mayer, D. Trauner, J. Org. Chem. 2019, 84, 1162-1175.
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Synthesis, Structure and Properties of Amino-Substituted Benzhydrylium Ions - a Link Between Ordinary Carbocations and Neutral Electrophiles
R. J. Mayer, N. Hampel, P. Mayer, A. R. Ofial, H. Mayr, Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2019, 412-421.
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Intramolecular Hydrogen-Bonding Modulates the Nucleophilic Reactivity of Ammonium-Peroxycarboxylates
R. J. Mayer, A. R. Ofial, Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2018, 6010-6017.
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Nucleophilic Reactivities of Bleach Reagents
R. J. Mayer, A. R. Ofial, Org. Lett. 2018, 20, 2816-2820.
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Which Factors Control the Nucleophilic Reactivities of Enamines?
D. S. Timofeeva, R. J. Mayer, P. Mayer, A. R. Ofial, H. Mayr, Chem. Eur. J. 2018, 24, 5901-5910.
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Solvation Accounts for the Counter-Intuitive Nucleophilicity Ordering of Peroxide Anions
R. J. Mayer, T. Tokuyasu, P. Mayer, J. Gomar, S. Sabelle, B. Mennucci, H. Mayr, A. R. Ofial, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2017, 56, 13279-13282.
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Methoxyphenyl Substituted Bis(picolyl)phosphines and Phosphine Oxides
C. Hettstedt, M. Unglert, R. J. Mayer, A. Frank, K. Karaghiosoff, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2016, 1405-1414.
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Synthesis of 2-Phosphaindolizine and [1,3]Azaphospholo[1,5-a]quinoline
C. Hettstedt, R. J. Mayer, J. F. Martens, S. Linert, K. Karaghiosoff, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2016, 726-735.
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