For a complete list of publications see:
Google Scholar

Sharma P, Bhat SV, Prabhath MRR, Molino A, Nauha E, Wilson DJD and Moses JE (2018) Synthesis of 1,2,4-Triazol-3-imines via Selective Stepwise Cycloaddition of Nitrile Imines with Organo-cyanamides, Organic Letters, 20: 4263-4266.

Yruegas S, Barnard JH, Al-Furaiji K, Dutton JL, Wilson DJD and Martin CD (2018) Boraphosphaalkene Synthesis via Phosphaalkyne Insertion into 9-Borafluorene, Organometallics, 37: 1515-1518.

Smedley CJ, Giel M-C, Molino A, Barrow AS, Wilson DJD and Moses JE (2018) 1-Bromoethene-1-sulfonyl fluoride (BESF) is another good connective hub for SuFEx click chemistry, Chem. Commun., 54: 6020-6023.

Robertson PA, Villani L, Dissanayake ULM, Duncan LF, Abbott BM, Wilson DJD and Robertson EG (2018) Halocarbons as hydrogen bond acceptors: A spectroscopic study of haloethylbenzenes (PhCH2CH2X, X = F, Cl, Br) and their hydrate clusters, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 20: 8218-8227.

Soulsby LC, Hayne DJ, Doeven EH, Wilson DJD, Agugiaro J, Connell TU, Chen L, Hogan CF, Kerr E, Adcock JL, Donnelly PS, White JM and Francis PS (2018) Mixed annihilation electrogenerated chemiluminescence of iridium(iii) complexes, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 20: 18995-19006.

Field-Theodore TE and Wilson DJD (2017) A coupled cluster study of the magnetisability, rotational g-tensor, and quadrupole moment of NF3, PF3 and AsF3, Mol. Phys., 115: 2285-2299.

Pell TP, Stringer BD, Tubaro C, Hogan CFH, Wilson DJD and Barnard PJ (2017) Probing Conformational Variation in Luminescent Dinuclear Gold (I) N‐heterocyclic Carbene Complexes, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 30: 3661-3674.

Field-Theodore T, Wilson DJD and Dutton JL (2017) Carboberyllation: A computational evaluation of the unknown addition of organoberyllium species to model alkenes and alkynes. A comparison with carboboration, Dalton Trans., 46: 7686-7692, doi: 10.1039/C7DT01370A.

Garcia L, Furaiji KHM, Wilson DJD, Dutton JL, Hill MS and Mahon MF (2017) Ring expansion of a ring expanded carbene, Dalton Trans., 46: 12015-12018, doi: 10.1039/C7DT03046K.

Anker MD, Colebatch AL, Iversen KJ, Wilson DJD, Dutton JL, García Rodríguez L, Hill MS, Liptrot DJ and Mahon MF (2017) Alane-centered ring expansion of N-heterocyclic carbenes, Organometallics, 36(6): 1173-78.

Georgiou DC, Haghighatbin MA, Hogan CF, Scholz MS, Bull JN, Bieske EJ, Wilson DJD and Dutton JL (2017) A strong cis-effect in an imidazole-imidazolium substituted alkene, Angew Chemie Int Ed., 56(29): 8473-8480.

Georgiou DC, Zhao L, Wilson DJD, Frenking G and Dutton JL (2017) NHC stabilized acetylene – how far can the analogy be pushed? Chem Eur J., 23(12): 2926-2934.

Iversen KJ, Dutton JL and Wilson DJD (2017) Insertion of group 12-16 hydrides into NHCs: a theoretical investigation, Chem Asian J., 12(13): 1499-1508.

Chen L, Doeven EH, Wilson DJD, Kerr E, Hayne DJ, Hogan CF, Yang W, Pham TT and Francis PS (2017) Co-reactant electrogenerated chemiluminescence of iridium(III) complexes containing an acetylacetonate ligand, ChemElectroChem, 4(7): 1797–1808.

Kerr E, Doeven EH, Wilson DJD, Hogan CF and Francis PS (2016) Considering the chemical energy requirements of the tri-n-propylamine co-reactant pathways for the judicious design of new electrogenerated chemiluminescence detection systems, Analyst, 141: 62-69.

Seoudi R, Hinds M, Wilson DJD, Adda C, Del Borgo M, Aguilar M-I, Perlmutter P and Mechler AI (2016) Self-assembled nanomaterials based on beta (β3) tetrapeptides, Nanotech., 27: 135606.

Barnard JH, Couchman SA, Wilson DJD, Dutton JL and Martin CD (2016) Reactivity of a phosphaalkyne with pentaarylboroles, Organometallics, 35: 929-31.

Monticelli M, Tubaro C, Baron M, Basato M, Sgarbossa P, Graiff C, Accorsi G, Pell TP, Wilson DJD and Barnard PJ (2016) Metal complexes with di(N-heterocyclic carbene) ligands bearing a rigid ortho, meta or para-phenylene bridge, Dalton Trans., 45: 9540-52.

Robertson PA, Lobo IA, Wilson DJD and Robertson EG (2016) Nitriles as directionally tolerant hydrogen bond acceptors: IR-UV ion depletion spectroscopy of benzenepropanenitrile and its hydrate clusters, Chem Phys Lett., 660: 221-27.

Buskes, MJ, Harvey KL, Prinz B, Crabb BS, Gilson PR, Wilson DJD and Abbott BM (2016) Exploration of 3-methylisoquinoline-4-carbonitriles as protein kinase A inhibitors of Plasmodium falciparum, Bioorg Med Chem., 24(11): 2389-96.

Yruegas S, Huang K, Wilson DJD, Dutton JL and Martin CD (2016) Probing the reactivity of pentaphenyl borole with N-H, O-H, P-H and S-H bonds, Dalton Trans., 45: 9902-11.

Pell TP, Wilson DJD, Skelton BW, Dutton JL and Barnard PJ (2016) Heterobimetallic N-heterocyclic carbene complexes: a synthetic, spectroscopic and theoretical study, Inorg Chem., 55: 6882-91.

Barnard JH, Yruegas S, Couchman SA, Wilson DJD, Dutton JL and Martin CD (2016) Reactivity of a phosphaalkyne with pentaaryl boroles, Organometallics, 35: 929-31.

Corbo R, Ryan GF, Haghighatbin MA, Hogan CF, Wilson DJD, Hulett MD, Barnard PJ and Dutton JL (2016) Access to the parent tetrakis Au(III)-pyridine trication, facile formation of rare Au(III)-terminal hydroxides and preliminary studies of biological properties, Inorg Chem., 55: 2830-39.

Ebrahimi ZF and Wilson DJD (2015) DFT investigation of  the electronic structure of amphetamines: effect of substituent on O and N chemical shielding and electric field gradient tensors, Int J Comput Bio and Drug Design, doi: 10.1504/IJCBDD.2015.073669.

Kerr E, Doeven EH, Barbante GJ, Connell TU, Donnelly PS, Wilson DJD, Ashton TD, Pfeffer FM and Francis PS (2015) Blue electrogenerated chemiluminescence from water-soluble iridium complexes containing sulfonated phenylpyridine or tetraethylene glycol derivatised triazolylpyridine ligands, Chem Eur J., 21(42): 14987-95.

Huang K, Couchman SA, Wilson DJD, Dutton JL and Martin CD (2015) Reactions of imines, nitriles, and isocyanides with pentaphenylborole: coordination, ring expansion, C−H bond activation, and hydrogen migration reactions, Inorg Chem., 54(18): 8957-68.

Field-Theodore TE, Wilson DJD and Dutton JL (2015) Computational predictions of the beryllium analogue of borole, Cp+, and the fluorenyl cation: highly stabilized, non-Lewis acidic antiaromatic ring systems, Inorg Chem., 54(16): 8035-41.

Shaw AJM, Corbo R, Wilson DJD and Dutton JL (2015) A 2,2'-bipyridine coordination complex of [ICl2]+, Dalton Trans., 44(34): 15083-87.

Aprile A, Iversen KJ, Wilson DJD and Dutton JL (2015) Te(II)/Te(IV) mediated C-N bond formation on 2,5-diphenyltellurophene and a reassignment of the product from the reaction of PhI(OAc)2 with 2 TMS-OTf, Inorg Chem., 54: 4934-39.

Barbante GJ, Ashton TD, Doeven EH, Pfeffer FM, Wilson DJD, Henderson LC and Francis PS (2015) Photoredox catalysis of intramolecular cyclizations with a reusable silica-bound ruthenium complex, ChemCatChem, 7(11): 1655-58.

Barbante GJ, Doeven EH, Francis PS, Stringer BD, Hogan CF, Kheradmand PR, Wilson DJD and Barnard PJ (2015) Iridium(III) N-heterocyclic carbene complexes: an experimental and theoretical study of structural, spectroscopic, electrochemical and electrogenerated chemiluminescence properties, Dalton Trans., 44(18): 8564-76.

Iversen KJ, Couchman SA, Wilson DJD and Dutton JL (2015) Modern organometallic and coordination chemistry of beryllium, Coord Chem Rev., (297-98): 40-48.

Iversen KL, Wilson DJD and Dutton JL (2015) Effects of the electronic structure of five-membered N-heterocyclic carbenes on insertion of silanes and boranes into the NHC C-N bond, Dalton Trans., 44(7): 3318-25.

Georgiou D, Holzmann N, Stringer B, Hogan CF, Barnard PJ, Wilson DJD, Frenking G and Dutton JL (2015) The fate of NHC stabilized dicarbon, Chem Eur J., 21(8): 3377-86.

Truong J, Spilstead KB, Barbante GJ, Doeven EH, Wilson DJD, Barnett NW, Henderson LC, Altimari JM, Hockey SC, Zhou M and Francis PS (2014) Chemiluminescence detection with water-soluble iridium(III) complexes containing a sulfonate- functionalised ancillary ligand, Analyst, 139(22): 6028-35.

Iversen KJ, Wilson DJD and Dutton JL (2014) A computational study on a strategy for isolating a stable cyclopentadienyl cation, Chem Eur J., 20(43): 14132-38.

Couchman SA, Thompson TK, Wilson DJD, Dutton JL and Martin CD (2014) Investigating the ring expansion of pentaphenylborole and an azide, Chem Commun., 50(79): 11724-26.

Corbo R, Pell T, Stringer B, Hogan CF, Wilson DJD, Barnard PJ and Dutton JL (2014) Facile formation of a homoleptic Au(III) trications via simultaneous oxidation and ligand delivery from [PhI(pyridine)2]2+, J Am Chem Soc., 136(35): 12415-21.

Szabadai RS, Roth-Barton J, Ghiggino KP, White JM and Wilson DJD (2014) Solvatochromism in diketopyrrolopyrrole derivatives: experimental and computational studies, Aust J Chem., 67(9): 1330-37.

BD Stringer, LM Quan, PJ Barnard, Wilson DJD and CF Hogan (2014) Iridium complexes of N-heterocyclic carbene ligands: investigation into the energetic requirements for efficient electrogenerated chemiluminescence, Organometallics, 33(18): 4860-72.

Iversen KJ, Wilson DJD and Dutton JL (2014) Activation of the C-N bond of N-heterocyclic carbenes by inorganic elements, Dalton Trans., 43(34): 12820-23, (review).

Couchman SA, Wilson DJD and Dutton JL (2014) Is the perfluorinated trityl cation worth a revisit? A theoretical study on the Lewis acidities and stabilities of highly halogenated trityl derivatives, Eur J Org Chem., 3902-08.

Corbo R, Georgiou D, Wilson DJD and Dutton JL (2014) Reactions of [PhI(pyridine)2]2+ with model Pd and Pt II/IV redox couples, Inorg Chem., 53(3): 1690-98.

Brzozowski M, O'Brien NJ, Wilson DJD and Abbott BM (2014) Synthesis of substituted 4-(1H-indol-6-yl)-1H-indazoles as potential PDK1 inhibitors, Tetrahedron, 70(2): 318-26.

Barbante GJ, Doeven EH, Kerr E, Connell TU, Donnelly PS, Lópes T, Laird S, Hogan CF, Wilson DJD, Barnard PJ and Francis PS (2014) Understanding electrogenerated chemiluminescence efficiency in blue-shifted iridium(III)-complexes: an experimental and theoretical study, Chem Eur J., 20(12): 3322-32.

O'Brien NJ, Brzozowski M, Wilson DJD, Deady LW and Abbott BM (2014) Synthesis and biological evaluation of substituted 3-anilino-quinolin-2(1H)-ones as PDK1 inhibitors, Bioorg Med Chem., 22(14): 3781-90.

O'Brien NJ, Brzozowski M, Wilson DJD, Deady LW and Abbott BM (2014) Synthesis and biological evaluation of substituted 2-anilino-7H-pyrrolopyrimidines as PDK1 inhibitors, Tetrahedron, 70(33): 4947-56.

Aprile A, Corbo R, Tan KV, Wilson DJD and Dutton JL (2014) The first bismuth–NHC complexes, Dalton Trans., 43(2): 764-68.

Aidas K, Angeli C, Bak KL, Bakken V, Bast R, Boman L, Christiansen O, Cimiraglia R, Coriani S, Dahle P,  Dalskov EK, Ekström U, Enevoldsen T, Eriksen JJ, Ettenhuber P, Fernández B, Ferrighi L, Fliegl H,  Frediani L, Hald K, Halkier A, Hättig C, Heiberg H, Helgaker T, Hennum AC, Hettema H, Hjertenæs E,  Høst S, Høyvik I-M, Iozzi MF, Jansík B, Jensen HJ, Jonsson D, Jørgensen P, Kauczor J, Kirpekar S,  Kjærgaard T, Klopper W, Knecht S, Kobayashi R, Koch H, Kongsted J, Krapp A, Kristensen K, Ligabue A, Lutnæs OB, Melo JI, Mikkelsen KV, Myhre RH, Neiss C, Nielsen CB, Norman P, Olsen J, Olsen JMH,  Osted A, Packer MJ, Pawlowski F, Pedersen TB, Provasi PF, Reine S, Rinkevicius Z, Ruden TA, Ruud K, Rybkin VV, Sałek P, Samson CCM, Sánchez de Merás A, Saue T, Sauer SPA, Schimmelpfennig B,  Sneskov K, Steindal AH, Sylvester-Hvid KO, Taylor PR, Teale AM, Tellgren EI, Tew DP, Thorvaldsen AJ,  Thøgersen L, Vahtras O, Watson MA, Wilson DJD, Ziolkowski M and Ågren H (2014) The Dalton quantum chemistry program system, WIREs Comput Mol Sci., 4(3): 269-84.

Tan KV, Dutton JL, Skelton BW, Wilson DJD and Barnard BJ (2013) Nickel(II) and palladium(II) complexes with chelating N‐heterocyclic carbene amidate ligands: interplay between normal and abnormal coordination modes, Organometallics, 32(6): 1913-23.

Iversen KL, Wilson DJD and Dutton JL (2013) Comparison of the mechanism of borane, silane, and beryllium hydride ring insertion into the n-heterocyclic carbene c-n bonds: a computational study, Organometallics, 32(21): 6209-17.

Barbante GJ, Francis PS, Hogan CF, Kheradmand PR, Wilson DJD and Barnard PJ (2013) Electrochemiluminescent ruthenium(II) N-heterocyclic carbene complexes: a combined experimental and theoretical study, Inorg Chem., 52(13): 7448-59.

Reid EF, Cook VC, Wilson DJD and Hogan CF (2013) Facile tuning of luminescent platinum(II) schiff base complexes from yellow to near-infrared: photophysics, electrochemistry, electrochemiluminescence and theoretical calculations, Chem Eur J., 19(47): 15907-17.

Iversen KL, Wilson DJD and Dutton JL (2013) A theoretical study on the ring expansion of NHCs by silanes, Dalton Trans., 42(31): 11035-38.

Couchman SA, Holzmann N, Frenking G, Wilson DJD and Dutton JL (2013) Beryllium chemistry the safe way: a theoretical evaluation of low oxidation state beryllium compounds, Dalton Trans., 42(32): 11375-84.

Wilson DJD and Dutton JL (2013) Recent advances in the field of main-group mono- and diatomic allotropes stabilised by neutral ligands, Chem Eur J., 19(41): 13626-37.

Oehme DP, Brownlee RTC and Wilson DJD (2013) Can cyclic HIV protease inhibitors bind in a non-preferred form? An ab initio, DFT and MM-PB(GB)SA study, J Mol Model., 19(3): 1125-42.

Georgiou DC, Butler P, Browne EC, Wilson DJD and Dutton JL (2013) On the bonding in bis-pyridine iodonium cations, Aust J Chem., 66(10): 1179-88.

Lobo IA, Wilson DJD, Bieske E and Robertson EG (2012) A sting in the tail of flexible molecules: spectroscopic and energetic challenges in the case of p-aminophenethylamine, Phys Chem Chem Phys., 14(25): 9219-29.

Pell TA, Couchman SA, Ibrahim S, Wilson DJD, Smith BJ, Barnard PJ and Dutton JL (2012) Diverse reactions of PhI(OTf)2 with common 2-electron ligands: complex formation, oxidation and oxidative coupling, Inorg Chem., 51(23): 13034-40.

Wilson DJD, Couchman SA and Dutton JL (2012) Are N-heterocyclic carbenes better ligands than phosphines in main group chemistry? A theoretical case study of ligand- stabilized E2 molecules, L-E-E-L (L = NHC, phosphine; E = C, Si, Ge, Sn, Pb, N, P, As, Sb, Bi), Inorg Chem., 51(14): 7657−68.

Wilson DJD, Beavers CM and Richards AF (2012) Di-, tetra-, penta- and polynuclear zinc complexes supported by a flexible tetradentate schiff base ligand, Eur J Inorg Chem, 2012(7): 1130-38.

Aprile A, Wilson DJD and Richards AF (2012) The synthesis and characterization of mono and dinuclear group 13 complexes derived from a Schiff base, Dalton Trans., 41(28): 8550-55.

Dutton JL and Wilson DJD (2012) Lewis base stabilized dicarbon: predictions from theory, Angew Chemie Int Ed., 51(6): 1477-80.

Oehme DP, Brownlee RTC and Wilson DJD (2012) Effect of atomic charge, solvation, entropy and ligand protonation state on MM-PB(GB)SA binding energies of HIV protease, J Comput Chem., 33(32): 2566-80.