Editor-in-chief
Kye-Simeon Masters Queensland University of Technology, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Brisbane, Australia



Publications


Masters, K.-S., ‘Citrinin’ Progress in the Synthesis of Natural Products. Springer, 2013 Ed. (February 28, 2013), ISBN-10: 3709113113, ISBN-13: 978-3709113110.

Masters, K.-S., ‘Patulin’ Progress in the Synthesis of Natural Products. Springer, 2013 Ed. (February 28, 2013), ISBN-10: 3709113113, ISBN-13: 978-3709113110.

Masters, K.-S., Bräse, S. ‘Xanthones’ Progress in the Synthesis of Natural Products (Book). Springer, 2013 Ed. (February 28, 2013), ISBN-10: 3709113113, ISBN-13: 978-3709113110.

Smith, S., Trapp, J., Masters, K.-S. ‘Non-Diffuseable Fricke Gels for Calibration of Radiotherapy Devices’ Natural Product Reports 2014, 16, Accepted 21.02.2014 (The highest impact communications journal in the field of Organic Chemistry, Impact Factor 6.32)

Benjamin A. Chalmers†, Subham Saha‡, Tri Nguyen, John McMurtrie, Snorri Th. Sigurdsson,‡* Steven E. Bottle,†* Kye-Simeon Masters†* TMIO-PyrImid Hybrids are Profluorescent, Site-Directed Spin Labels for Nucleic Acids Organic Letters 2014, 16, Accepted 30.01.2014 (The highest impact communications journal in the field of Organic Chemistry, Impact Factor 6.32)

Wezemann, T., Bräse, S., Masters, K.-S., ‘Xanthone Dimers: A Compound Family which is both Common and Privileged’ Natural Product Reports 2014, 31, Accepted 21.02.2014 (Natural Products Reviews from the Royal Society of Chemistry, Impact Factor 10.18)

Wezemann, T., Masters, K.-S., Bräse, S., ‘Double Trouble - The Art of Synthesis of Chiral Dimeric Natural Products’ Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2014, 53, 4524–4526. (Highest-Ranking Chemistry Journal for Communications from Wiley, Impact Factor 13.46)

Masters, K-S.; Bihlmeier, A.; Klopper, W.; Bräse, S. ‘Tethering for Selective Synthesis of 2,2'-Biphenols: The Acetal Method’ Chem.; Eur. J. 2013, 19 (52), 17827–17835. (Impact Factor 5.83)

Crosta, N., Müller, S., Gradl, D., Masters, K.-S., Bräse, S. ‘Rediscovering the Double Friedel-Crafts Acylation: An Expedient Entry to Phenanthrene-9,10-diones’, SYNLETT 2013, 24,(8), 951–954 (Impact Factor 2.71)

Halbedl, S., Kratzer M.-C., Rahm, K., Crosta, N., Masters, K.-S., Zippert, J., Bräse S., Gradl, D. ‘Synthesis of Novel Inhibitors Blocking Wnt Signaling Downstream of -Catenin’ FEBS Lett. 2013, 587, 522–527. (Rapid Communications from the Federation for European Biochemical Societies/Elsevier, Impact Factor 3.54)

Masters, K.-S., Bräse, S. ‘The Acetal Concept: Regioselective Access to ortho-,ortho- Diphenols via Dibenzo-[1,3]-dioxepines.’ Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2013, 52, 866–869. (Highest-Ranking Chemistry Journal for Communications from Wiley, Impact Factor 13.46)

Masters, K.-S., Bräse, S. ‘Xanthones from Fungi and Lichens: The Natural Products and their Synthesis’, Chem. Rev., 2012, 112, 3717−3776. (Top Journal for Reviews in Chemistry, Impact Factor 40.02)

Masters, K.-S., Wallech, M., Bräse, S. ‘ortho-Bromo(propa-1,2-dien-1-yl)arenes: Substrates for Domino Reactions.’ J. Org. Chem. 2011, 76 (21), 9060–9067. (Highest-Ranking Journal for full papers on Organic Chemistry from the American Chemical Society, Impact Factor 4.45)

Masters, K.-S., Nieger, M., Bräse, S. ‘Solid-state structure of some Substituted Hexahydro-1,4:5,8-diepoxynaphthalenes.’ SYNLETT 2011, (3), 399–401. (Impact Factor 2.71)

Masters, K.-S., Rauws, T. R. M., Yadav, A. K., Herrebout, W. A., Van der Veken, B., Maes, B. U. W. ‘On the Importance of an Acid Additive in the Synthesis of Pyrido[1,2-a]benzimidazoles by Direct Copper-Catalyzed Amination.’ Chem.; Eur. J. 2011, 17 (23), 6315–6320. (Highest-Ranking Chemistry Journal for full papers from Wiley, Impact Factor 5.83)

Masters, K.-S., Flynn, B. L., ‘Domino Stille-Heck Reactions: Formal Synthesis of Frondosin B.’ J. Org. Biomol. Chem. 2010, 8 (6), 1290–1292. (Impact Factor 3.70)

Masters, K.-S., Flynn, B. L. ‘Alternation of Chemoselective and Regioselective Control in Stille Heck and Heck Stille Reaction Sequences.’ Adv. Synth. Catal. 2009, 351 (4), 530–536. (Highest-Ranking Journal for Catalysis, Impact Factor 6.05)

Masters, K.-S., Flynn, B. L. ‘A Concise Approach to the Polycyclic Scaffold of Frondosin D.’ J. Org. Chem. 2008, 73 (20), 8081-8084. (Highest-Ranking Organic Chemistry Journal for full papers from the American Chemical Society, Impact Factor 4.45)