Dr. Yana R. Hristova

Research Topic:

Self-Assembly of Phosphane-based AuI-Metalloamphiphiles in Water

Curriculum Vitae:

2013 Postdoctoral researcher in the group of Prof. Pol Besenius, WWU Münster
2007 - 2012 ..... PhD in Chemistry in the group of Prof. Jonathan Nitschke, University of Cambridge, Cambrigde, UK.
2006 - 2007 ...... Undergraduate Research Project and Hackman Summer Research Programme, Franklin & Marshall College, Dr. Scott A. Van Arman
2003 - 2007 Bachelor in Chemistry, Franklin & Marshall College, Lancaster, PA, USA



[7] Facile Synthesis of a Peptidic Au(I)-Metalloamphiphile and its Self-Assembly into Luminescent Micelles in Water.
B. Kemper, Y.R. Hristova, S. Tacke, L. Stegemann, L.S. van Bezouwen, M.C.A. Stuart, J. Klingauf, C.A. Strassert, P. Besenius*,
Chem. Commun. 2015, 51, 5253-5256. DOI: 10.1039/c4cc03868a.

Chem. Commun. 2015, 51, 5253

[6] Water-soluble Au(I) Complexes, their Synthesis and Applications.
Y.R. Hristova, B. Kemper, P. Besenius*,
Tetrahedron 2013, 69, 10525-10533, DOI: 10.1016/j.tet.2013.09.096.

Tetrahedron 2013, 69, 10525

[5] Systems Chemistry: Using Thermodynamically Controlled Networks to Assess Molecular Similarity.
V. Saggiomo, Y.R. Hristova, F.R. Ludlow, S. Otto*,
J. Syst. Chem. 20134, 2. DOI: 10.1186/1759-2208-4-2.

[4] Chain-Reaction Anion Exchange between Metal-Organic Cages.
S. Ma, M.M.J. Smulders, Y.R. Hristova, J.K. Clegg, T.K. Ronson, S. Zarra, J.R. Nitschke*,
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013135, 5678-5684. DOI: 10.1021/ja311882h.

[3] Five Discrete Multinuclear Metal-Organic Assemblies From One Ligand: Deciphering the Effects of Different Templates.
I.A. Riddell, Y.R. Hristova, J.K. Clegg, C.S. Wood, B. Breiner, J.R. Nitschke*,
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013135, 2723–2733. DOI: 10.1021/ja311285b.

[2] Anion-Induced Reconstitution of a Self-Assembling System to Express a Chloride-Binding Co10L15 Pentagonal Prism.
I.A. Riddell, M.M.J. Smulders, J.K. Clegg, Y.R. Hristova, B. Breiner, J.D. Thoburn, J.R. Nitschke*,
Nat. Chem. 20124, 751-756. DOI: 10.1038/nchem.1407.

[1] Selective Anion Binding by a “Chameleon” Capsule with a Dynamically Reconfigurable Exterior.
Y.R. Hristova, M.M.J. Smulders, J.K. Clegg, B. Breiner, J.R. Nitschke*,
Chem. Sci. 20112, 638-641. DOI: 10.1039/c0sc00495b.