Name: Huseyin Erguven
Hometown: Hatay, Turkey
Info: Ph. D. Graduated in 2019. Currently a postdoc fellow at Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Rutgers University


Project description: 1. Synthesis of new 1,3-dipoles and investigation of their cycloaddition reactivity to build N- and O-containing substituted heterocyles. 2. Synthesis of amide containing macrocycles and polymers via dynamic covalent chemistry.



1) "A Versatile Approach to Dynamic Amide Bond Formation with Imine Nucleophiles"
H. Erguven, E. N. Keyzer, B. A. Arndtsen* Chem. Eur. J. 2020, 26, 5709-5716.

2) "PEG-conjugated pyrrole-based polymers: one-pot multicomponent synthesis and self-assembly into soft nanoparticles for drug delivery"
A. Moquin, R. Hanna,T. Liang,H. Erguven, E. R. Gran, B. A. Arndtsen,* D. Maysinger,* and A. Kakkar* Chem. Commun. 2019, 55, 9829-9832.

3) "Development and Cycloaddition Reactivity of a New Class of Pyridine-Based Mesoionic 1,3-Dipole"
H. Erguven, D.C. Leitch, E.N. Keyzer, B. A. Arndtsen* Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2017, 22, 6174-6178.