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Tetraaryl Cyclopentadienones: Experimental and Theoretical Insights into Negative Solvatochromism and Electrochemistry
Nicolas Meitinger, Alexander K. Mengele, Kamil Witas, Stephan Kupfer, Sven Rau, Djawed Nauroozi, Eur. J. Org. Chem., 2020, 6555
DOI: 10.1002/ejoc.202001091

159 Molecular Scylla and Charybdis: Maneuvering between pH Sensitivity and Excited-State Localization in Ruthenium Bi(benz)imidazole Complexes
A. K. Mengele, C. Müller, D. Nauroozi, S. Kupfer, B. Dietzek, S. Rau, Inorg. Chem., 2020, accepted
DOI: org/10.1021/acs.inorgchem.0c01022
158 Electron storage capability and singlet oxygen productivity of a
Ru(II) photosensitizer containing a fused naphthaloylenebenzene
moiety at the 1,10-phenanthroline ligand

Y. Yang, J. Brückmann, W. Frey, S. Rau, M. Karnahl, S. Tschierlei, Chem. Eur. J., 2020, accepted
DOI: org/10.1002/chem.202001564

Heterojunction of CuO nanoclusters with TiO2 for photo-oxidation of organic compounds and for hydrogen production
M. Guadalupe Méndez-Medrano, E. Kowalska, B. Ohtani, D. Bahena Uribe, C. Colbeau-Justin, S. Rau, J. L. Rodriguez-López, H. Remita, J. Chem. Phys., 2020, 153(3), 034705
DOI: org/10.1063/5.0015277


Somatostatin receptor mediated targeting of acute myeloid leukemia by photodynamic metal complexes for light induced apoptosis
N.M. Vegi, S. Chakrabortty, M.M. Zegota, S.L. Kuan, A. Stumper, V.P.S. Rawat, S. Sieste, C. Buske, S. Rau, T. Weil, M. Feuring-Buske, Scientific Reports, 2020, 10(1), 371
DOI: org/10.1038/s41598-019-57172-6

155 The Metallic Traveler: Formate- and Photoinduced Regioselective Phenanthroline Deuterations via Reductively Activated RhCp* Centers
A. K. Mengele, S. Rau, Organometallics, 2020, 39(14), 2739-2748
DOI: org/10.1021/acs.organomet.0c00341

Minimizing Side Product Formation in Alkyne Functionalization of Ruthenium Complexes by Introduction of Protecting Groups
P. Wintergerst, K. Witas, D. Nauroozi, M. A. Schmid, E. Dikmen, S. Tschierlei, S. Rau, Zeitschrift für Anorg. und Allg. Chemie, 2020, 646, 842–848
DOI: 10.1002/zaac.202000042


Structure of Diethyl-Phosphonic Acid Anchoring Group Affects the Charge-Separated State on an Iridium(III) Complex Functionalized NiO Surface
Ruri Agung Wahyuono, Sebastian Amthor, Carolin Müller, S. Rau and Benjamin Dietzek, ChemPhotoChem, 2020, 4, 1-13
DOI: 10.1002/cptc.202000038

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Tailored protective groups for surface immobilization of ruthenium dyes 
S. Amthor, H. Braun, J. Gröne, D. Nauroozi, T. Jacob and S. Rau, Dalton Trans., 2019, in press
DOI: 10.1039/c9dt03591e


Synthesis and hydrogen evolving catalysis of a panchromatic photochemical molecular device
J. Habermehl, D. Nauroozi, M. Martynow, Y. E. Vilk, R. Beranek, J. Guthmuller and S. Rau, Sustainable Energy Fuels, 2019, in press
DOI: 10.1039/C9SE00304E

150 Two Emissive Long-Lived Excited States of an Imidazole-Functionalized Ruthenium Dipyridophenazine Complex
D. Isakov, R. Giereth, D. Nauroozi, S. Tschierlei, S. Rau, Inorg. Chem. 2019, 58, 12646-12653
149 Unraveling the Light-Activated Reaction Mechanism in a Catalytically Competent Key Intermediate of a Multifunctional  Molecular Catalyst for  Artificial Photosynthesis
L. Zedeler, A.K. Mengele, K.M. Ziems, Y. Zhang, M. Wächtler, S. Gräfe, T. Pascher, S. Rau, S. Kupfer, B. Dietzek, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2019, 58, 13140-13148

Stille Expands the Family: Access to 5,6-Bis-2-thienyl-Substituted Phenanthroline Under Mild Conditions for Luminescent Ruthenium Complexes
J. Brückmann, A. A. Heidecker, D. Popovic, A. K. Mengele, D. Nauroozi, P. Bäuerle, S. Rau, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2019, in press


Impact of Alkyne Functionalization on Photophysical and Electrochemical Properties of 1,10‐Phenanthrolines and Their RuII Complexes
P. Wintergerst, A. K. Mengele, D. Nauroozi, S. Tschierlei, S. Rau, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2019

146 Homogeneous visible light-driven hydrogen evolution by the molecular molybdenum sulfide model [Mo2S12]2−
A. Rajagopal, F. Venter, T. Jacob, L. Petermann, S. Rau, S. Tschierlei, C. Streb, Sustainable Energy Fuels, 2019, 3, 92-95
DOI: 10.1039/C8SE00346G

Excited state properties of a series of molecularphotocatalysts investigated by time dependent density functional theory
M. Martynow, S. Kupfer, S. Rau, J. Guthmuller, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2019
DOI: 10.1039/C9CP00335E


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144Photocatalytic Generation of Hydrogen Using Dinuclear π-Extended Porphyrin-Platinum Compounds
Ph. Lang, Dr. J. Habermehl, Prof. Dr. S. I. Troyanov, Prof. Dr. S. Rau, Dr. M. Schwalbe, Chemistry-A European Journal, 2018, 24(13), 3225-3233
143Multi-phase real-time monitoring of oxygen evolution enables in operando water oxidation catalysis studies
F.L. Huber, S. Amthor, B. Schwarz, B. Mizaikoff, C. Streb, S. Rau, Sustain. Energy Fuels, 2018, 2, 1974-1978
DOI: 10.1039/c8se00328a
142One Scaffold, Many Possibilities: CuAAC, SPAAC and Maleimide-Thiol Coupling of Ruthenium(II) Polypyridyl Complexes
A. Stumper, M. Lämmle, A.K. Mengele, D. Sorsche, S. Rau, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2018, 586-596
DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201701126


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141Rational in situ tuning of a supramolecular photocatalyst for hydrogen evolution
S. Kaufhold, D. Imanbaew, C. Riehn, S. Rau, Sustainable Energy Fuels, 2017, 1, 2066-2070
DOI: 10.1039/C7SE00401J
140Experimental and Theoretical Investigation into the Light-Driven Hydrogen Evolution by Polyoxometalate-Photosensitizer Dyads
S. Schönweiz, M. Heiland, M. Anjass, T. Jacob, S. Rau, C. Streb, Chem. Eur. J., 2017, 23, 15370-15376
DOI: 10.1002/chem.201702116
139Structural and reactivity insights into covalently linked Cu(I) complex-Anderson polyoxometalates
S. Schönweiz, D. Sorsche, B. Schwarz, S. Rau, C. Streb, Dalton Trans., 2017, 46(30), 9760-9764
DOI: 10.1039/C7DT02316B
138Coupling Molecular Photocatalysis to Enzymatic Conversion
A. K. Mengele, G. M. Seibold, B. J. Eikmanns, S. Rau, ChemCatChem, 2017, 9, 4369-4376
DOI: 10.1002/cctc.201701232

Efficient Access  to 5- and 5,6-Dibromophenanthroline Ligands
A. Stumper, T. D. Pilz, M. Schaub, H. Görls, D. Sorsche, K. Peuntinger, D. Guldi, S. Rau, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2017, 3799-3810
DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201700548

136Synthesis and characterization of a ruthenium(II) complex for the development of supramolecular photocatalysts containing multidentate coordination spheres
F. L. Huber, D. Nauroozi, A. K. Mengele, S. Rau, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2017, 4020-4027
DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201700565
135Product Selectivity in Homogeneous Artificial Photosynthesis Using [(bpy)Rh(Cp*)X]n+-Based Catalysts
A. Mengele, S. Rau, Inorganics, 2017, 5(2), 35
DOI: 10.3390/inorganics5020035
134Optical sensing of anions via supramolecular recognition with biimidazole complexes
D. U. Sorsche, S. Rau, S. A. Rommel, M. Fleischmann, Chem. Eur. J., 2017, 23, 18101-18119
DOI: 10.1002/chem.201605782

Pump-Probe Fragmentation Action Spectroscopy: A Powerful Tool to Unravel Light-Induced Processes in Molecular Photocatalysts
D. Imanbaew, J. Lang, M. F. Gelin, S. Kaufhold, M. G. Pfeffer, S. Rau, C. Riehn, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2017,  56(20), 5471-5474
DOI: 10.1002/anie.201612302

132"Trojan horse" effect in photocatalysis-how anionic silver impurities influence apparent catalytic activity
S. Kaufhold, L. Petermann, D. Sorsche, S. Rau, Chem. Eur. J., 2017, 23(10), 2271-2274
DOI: 10.1002/chem.201605391
131Mitochondria Targeted Protein-Ruthenium Photosensitizer for Efficient Photodynamic Applications
S. Chakrabortty, B. K. Agrawalla, A. Stumper, N.M. Vegi, S. Fischer, C. Reichardt, M. Koegler, B. Dietzek, M. Feuring-Buske, C. Buske, S. Rau, T. Weil, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2017, 139(6), 2512-2519
DOI: 10.1021/jacs6b13399


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130Surface Modification of TiO2 with Au Nanoclusters for Efficient Water Treatment and Hydrogen Generation Under Visible Light
M.G. Mendez Medrano, E.K. Kowalska, A. Lehoux, A. Herissan, B. Ohtani, S. Rau, C. Colbeau-Justin, J.L.L. Rodriguez Lopez, H. Remita, J. Phys. Chem. C, 2016, 120(43), 25010-25022
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.6b06854
129CLICK 'n' Sleep: Light-Switch Behavior of Triazole-Containing Tris(bipyridyl)ruthenium Complexes
M. Braumüller, M. Staniszewska, J. Guthmuller, S. Rau, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2016, 2016(31), 4958-4963
128"CLICKable" azide-functionalized phosphonates for the surface-modification of molecular and solid-state metal oxides
S. Schönweiz, S. Knoll, M. Braumüller, M. Anjass, S. Rau, C. Streb, Dalton Trans., 2016, 45, 16121-16124
DOI: 10.1039/C6DT03370A
127∏-Stacking attraction vs. electrostatic repulsion: competing supramolecular interactions in a tpphz-bridged Ru(II)/Au(III) complex
D. Sorsche, M. Schaub, F.W. Heinemann, J. Habermehl, S. Kuhri, D. Guldi, J. Guthmuller, S. Rau, Dalton Trans., 2016, 45(32), 12846-12853
DOI: 10.1039/C6DT01643J
126Covalent Photosensitizer-Polyoxometalate-Catalyst Dyads for Visible-Light-Driven Hydrogen Evolution
S. Schönweiz, S.A. Rommel, J. Kübel, M. Micheel, B. Dietzek, S. Rau, C. Streb, Chem.-Eur. J., 2016, 22(34), 12002-12005
DOI: 10.1002/chem.201602850
125Peripheral ligands as electron storage reservoirs and their role in enhancement of photocatalytic hydrogen generation
Q. Pan, L. Freitag, T. Kowacs, J.C. Falgenhauer, J.P Korterik, D. Schlettwein, W.R. Browne, M.T. Pryce, S. Rau, L. Gonzalez, J.G. Vos, A. Huijser, Chem. Comm., 2016, 52(60), 9371-9374
DOI: 10.1039/C6CC05222C
124Making Use of Obstacles: Alternative Synthetic Approaches towards Osmium(II)-Based Photochemical Molecular Devices
J. Habermehl, D. Sorsche, P. Murszat, S. Rau, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2016, 21, 3423-3428
DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201600239
123Oxygen-Dependent Photocatalytic Water Reduction with a Ruthenium(imidazolium) Chromophore and a Cobaloxime Catalyst
L. Petermann, R. Staehle, M. Pfeifer, C. Reichardt, D. Sorsche, M. Wächtler, J. Popp, B. Dietzek, S. Rau, Chem.-Eur. J., 2016, 22(24), 8240-8253
DOI: 10.1002/chem.201505113
122Synthesis and characterization of ruthenium and rhenium dyes with phosphonate anchoring groups
M. Braumüller, M. Schulz, M. Staniszewska, D. Sorsche, M. Wunderlin, J. Popp, J. Guthmuller, B. Dietzek, S. Rau, Dalton Trans., 2016, 45(22), 9216-9228
DOI: 10.1039/C6DT01047D
121Visible-light sensitized photocatalytic hydrogen generation using a dual emissive heterodinuclear cyclometalated iridium(III)/ruthenium(II) complex
S.A. Rommel, D. Sorsche, S. Schönweiz, J. Kübel, N. Rockstroh, B. Dietzek, C. Streb, S. Rau, J. Organomet. Chem., 2016, 821, 163-170.
120Functional Dimming  of Pincer-Shaped Bibenzimidazole-Ruthenium(II) Complexes with Improved Anion-Sensitive Luminescence
D. Sorsche, S.A. Rommel, S. Rau, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2016, 10, 1503-1513
DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201501472
119Generation of a stable  supramolecular hydrogen evolving photocatalyst by alteration of the catalytic center
A.K. Mengele, S. Kaufhold, C. Streb, S. Rau, Dalton Trans., 2016, 45(15), 6612-6618
DOI: 10.1039/C6DT00130K
118Subtle Changes to Peripheral Ligands Enable High Turnover Numbers for Photocatalytic Hydrogen Generation with Supramolecular Photocatalysts
T. Kowacs, L. O'Reilly, Q. Pan, A. Huijser, P. Lang, S. Rau, W.R. Browne, M.T. Pryce, J.G. Vos, Inorg. Chem., 2016, 55(6), 2685-2690
DOI: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.5b01752
117Detecting and Preventing the Formation of Photosensitizer-Catalyst Colloids in Homogeneous Light-Driven Water Oxidation
B. Kirchhoff, S. Rau, C. Streb, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2016, 9, 1425-1429
DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201600065
116CuAAC click reactions for the design of multifunctional luminescent ruthenium complexes
N. Zabarska, A. Stumper, S. Rau, Dalton Trans., 2016, 45(6), 2338-2351
DOI: 10.1039/C5DT04599A
115Titania modification with a ruthenium(II)complex and gold nanoparticles for photocatalytic degradation of organic compounds
S. Zheng, Z. Wei, K. Yoshiiri, M. Braumüller, B. Ohtani, S. Rau, E. Kowalska, Photoch. Photobio. Sci., 2016, 15(1), 69-79
DOI: 10.1039/C5PP00345H
114Interaction of an iridium(III)-bibenzimidazole complex with anions - implications for luminescent sensing
S. Rommel, D. Sorsche, A. Dixit, S. Rau, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2016, 1, 40-48
DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201501108
113A supramolecular H-bond driven light switch sensor for small anions
S. Rommel, D. Sorsche, S. Rau, Dalton Trans., 2016, 45(1), 74-77
DOI: 10.1039/C5DT04152J


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112A new method for the utilization of compounds of the type [Ru(bpy)2(CO)Cl]+ as a starting material for the synthesis of [Ru(N6)]2+ type compounds
N. Zabarska, J. G. Vos, S. Rau, Polyhedron, 2015, 102, 173-175
DOI: 10.1016/j.poly.2015.09.045
111Towards Ruthenium-Based Building Blocks for CuAAC Click Reactions: Challenges in Generating Ruthenium(II) Polypyridine Alkynes
N. Zabarska, D. Sorsche, F.W. Heinemann, S. Glump, S. Rau, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2015, 29, 4869-4877
DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201500630
110Hybrid photocatalysts composed of titania modified with plasmonic nanoparticles and ruthenium complexes for decomposition of organic compounds
E. Kowalska, K. Yoshiiri, Z. Wei, S. Zheng, E. Kastl, H. Remita, B. Ohtani, S. Rau, Appl. Catal. B-Environ., 2015, 178, 133-143
DOI: 10.1016/j.apcatb.2014.10.003
109In situ spectroelectrochemical and theoretical study on the oxidation of a 4H-imidazole-ruthenium dye adsorbed on nanocrystalline TiO2 thin film electrodes
Y. Zhang, S. Kupfer, L. Zedler, J. Schindler, T. Bocklitz, J. Guthmuller, S. Rau, B. Dietzek, PhysChemChemPhys, 2015, 17(44), 29637-46
DOI: 10.1039/c5cp04484g
108Supramolecular bimetallic assemblies for photocatalytic hydrogen generation from water
T. Kowacs, Q. Pan, P. Lang, L. O'Reilly, S. Rau, W.R. Browne, M.T. Pryce, A. Huijser, J.G. Vos, Faraday Discuss., 2015, 185, 143-170
DOI: 10.1039/c5fd00068h
107Modular Synthesis of Elongated Phosphonate Bipyridines
M. Braumüller, D. Sorsche, M. Wunderlin, S. Rau, Eur. J. Org. Chem., 2015, 27, 5987-5994
DOI: 10.1002/ejoc.201500641
106Novel phenanthroline-diaryldiazadiene ligands with heteroditopic coordination spheres
D. Sorsche, C. Pehlken, C. Baur, S. Rommel, K. Kastner, C. Streb, S. Rau, Dalton Trans., 2015, 44(35), 15404-15407
DOI: 10.1039/C5DT02383A
105Ruthenium Imidazophenanthrolinium Complexes with Prolonged Excited-State Lifetimes
R. Staehle, C. Reichardt, J. Popp, D. Sorsche, L. Petermann, K. Kastner, C. Streb, B. Dietzek, S. Rau, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2015, 23, 3932-3939
104Protonation-Dependent Luminescence of an Iridium(III) Bibenzimidazole Chromophone
S.A. Rommel, D. Sorsche, N. Rockstroh, F.W. Heinemann, J. Kuebel, M. Waechtler, B. Dietzek, S. Rau, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2015, 22, 3730-3739
DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201500234
103Receptor selective ruthenium-somatostatin photosensitizer for cancer targeted photodynamic applications
T. Wang, N. Zabarska, Y. Wu, M. Lamla, S. Fischer, K. Monczak, D.Y.W. Ng, S. Rau, T. Weil, Chem. Comm., 2015, 51(63), 12552-12555
DOI: 10.1039/C5CC03473F
102How Does Peripheral Functionalization of Ruthenium(II)_Terpyridine Complexes Affect Spatial Charge  Redistribution after Photoexcitation at the Franck-Condon Point?
J. Preiss, M. Jaeger, S. Rau, B. Dietzek, J. Popp, T. Martinez, M. Presselt, ChemPhysChem, 2015, 16(7), 1395-1404
DOI: 10.1002/cphc.201500223
101Optimization of Hydrogen-Evolving Photochemical Molecular Devices
M.G. Pfeffer, T. Kowacs, M. Wächtler, J. Guthmuller, B. Dietzek, J.G. Vos, S. Rau, Angew. Chem., 2015, 54(22), 6627-6631
DOI: 10.1002/ange.201409442
100Optimized synthesis of tert.-butyl-phenyl-substituted Tetrapyridophenazine Ligand and its Ru(II)complexes and determination of dimerization behaviour of the complexes through supramolecular "Fingerhakel"
K. Ritter, C. Pehlken, D. Sorsche, S. Rau, Dalton Trans., 2015, 44, 8889-8905
99Synthesis and characterization of an immobilizable photochemical molecular device for H2-generation
M. Braumüller, M. Schulz, D. Sorsche, M. Pfeffer, M. Schaub, J. Popp, B.-W. Park, A. Hagfeldt, B. Dietzek, S. Rau, Dalton Trans., 2015, 44(12), 5577-86
DOI: 10.1039/c4dt03730h
98Transition metal complexes with N-heterocyclic carbene ligands: From organometallic hydrogenation reactions toward water splitting
S. Kaufhold, L. Petermann, R. Staehle, S. Rau, Coord. Chem. Rev., 2015, 304, Special Issue:SI, 73-87
DOI: 10.1016/j.ccr.2014.12.004
97Synthetic Strategies for Variably Substituted Ruthenium-Imidazophenanthrolinium Complexes
L. Petermann, R. Staehle, T.D. Pilz, D. Sorsche, H. Goerls, S. Rau, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2015, 5, 750-762
DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201590016
96Towards Hydrogen Evolution Initiated by LED Light: 2-(1H-1,2,3-Triazol-4-yl)pyridine-Containing Polymers as Photocatalyst
B. Happ, J. Kuebel, M.G. Pfeffer, A. Winter, M.D. Hager, B. Dietzek, S. Rau, U.S. Schubert, Macromol. Rapid Comm., 2015, 671-677
DOI: 10.1002/marc.201400672
95Photophysics of a Ruthenium 4H-Imidazole Panchromatic Dye in Interaction with Titanium Dioxide
J. Schindler, S. Kupfer, M. Wächtler, J. Guthmuller, S. Rau, B. Dietzek, ChemPhysChem, 2015, 16(5), 1061-1070
DOI: 10.1002/cphc.201402856
94Ultrafast Intramolecular Relaxation and Wave-Packet Motion in a Ruthenium-Based Supramolecular Photocatalyst
M. Wächtler, J. Guthmuller, S. Kupfer, M. Maiuri, D. Brida, J. Popp, S. Rau, G. Cerullo, B. Dietzek, Chem. Eur. J., 2015, 7668-7674
DOI: 10.1002/chem.201406350
93Palladium versus Platinum: The Metal in the Catalytic Center of a Molecular Photocatalyst Determines the Mechanism of the Hydrogen Production with Visible Light
M.G. Pfeffer, B. Schäfer, G. Smolentsev, J. Uhlig, E. Nazarenko, J. Guthmuller, C. Kuhnt, M. Wächtler, B. Dietzek, V. Sundström, S. Rau, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2015, 54(17), 5044-5048
DOI: 10.1002/anie.201409438
92Cluster-controlled dimerisation in supramolecular ruthenium photosensitizer-polyoxometalate systems
K. Heussner, K. Peuntinger, N. Rockstroh, S. Rau, C. Streb, Dalton Trans., 2015, 44(1), 330-337


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91Synthesis and Characterization of a Trisheteroleptic Ru (II)-Based Molecular Switch
K. Monczak, K. Peuntinger,  D. Sorsche, F.W. Heinemann, D.M. Guldi, S. Rau, Chem. Eur. J., 2014, 20(47), 15426-15433
DOI: 10.1002/chem.201403418
90Carbene based photochemical molecular assemblies for solar driven hydrogen generation
K. Peuntinger, T.D. Pilz, R. Staehle, M. Schaub, S. Kaufhold, L. Petermann, M. Wunderlin, H. Goerls, F.W. Heinemann, J. Li, T. Drewello, J.G. Vos, D.M. Guldi, S. Rau, Dalton Trans., 2014, 43(36), 13683-13695
DOI: 10.1039/c4dt01546k
89Photocatalytic Generation of Hydrogen from Water under Aerobic Conditions
R. Staehle, S. Losse, M.R. Filipovic, I. Ivanovic-Burmazovic, J.G. Vos, S. Rau, ChemPlusChem, 2014, 79(11), 1614-1621
88Supramolecular activation of a molecular photocatalyst
M.G. Pfeffer, C. Pehlken, R. Staehle, D. Sorsche, C. Streb, S. Rau, Dalton Trans., 2014, 43, 13307-13315
87Tuning of photocatalytic activity by creating a tridentate coordination sphere for palladium
M.G. Pfeffer, L. Zedler, S. Kupfer, M. Paul, M. Schwalbe, K. Peuntinger, D.M. Guldi, J. Guthmuller, J. Popp, S. Graefe, Dalton Trans., 2014, 43(30), 11676-11686
86A Macrocyclic 2,2'-Bibenzimidazole Ruthenium(II) Chromophore as a Versatile Building Block for Supramolecular Devices
D. Sorsche, S. Rau, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2014, 26, 4244-4249
DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201402609
85Modified bibenzimidazole ligands as spectator ligands in photoactive molecular functional Ru-polypyridine units? Implications from spectroscopy
J. Meyer-Ilse, S. Bauroth, M. Bräutigam, M. Schmitt, J. Popp, R. Beckert, N. Rockstroh, T.D. Pilz, K. Monczak, F.W. Heinemann, S. Rau, B. Dietzek, Dalton Trans., 2014, 43(47), 17659-17665
DOI: 10.1039/C4DT01399A
84A Luminescent Ruthenium Azide Complex as a Substrate for Copper -Catalyzed Click Reactions
A. Kroll, K. Monczak, D. Sorsche, S. Rau, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2014, 22, 3462-3466
83Resonance-Raman spectro-electrochemistry of intermediates in molecular artificial photosynthesis of bimetallic complexes
L. Zedler, J. Guthmuller, I. Rabelo de Moraes, S. Kupfer, S. Krieck, M. Schmitt, J. Popp, S. Rau, B. Dietzek, Chem. Comm. (Cambridge, United Kingdom), 2014, 50(40), 5227-5229
82An improved synthesis of 4-cyano-1,10-phenanthroline, 4,7-dicyano-1,10-phenanthroline and their bis(4,4'-di-tertbutyl-2,2'-bipyridine)ruthenium(II) complexes
R. Staehle, R. Menzel, K. Peuntinger, T.D. Pilz, F.W. Heinemann, D.M. Guldi, R. Beckert, S. Rau, Polyhedron, 2014, 73, 30-36
81Light-harvesting of polymerizable 4-hydroxy-1,3-thiazole monomers by energy transfer toward photoactive Os(ii) metal complexes in linear polymers
A.M. Breul, I. Rabelo de Moraes, R. Menzel, M. Pfeffer, A. Winter, M.D. Hager, S. Rau, B. Dietzek, R. Beckert, U.S. Schubert, Polym. Chem., 2014, 5(8), 2715-2724
80Trapped in Imidazole: How to Accumulate Multiple Photoelectrons on a Black -Absorbing Ruthenium Complex
L. Zedler, S. Kupfer, I. Rabelo de Moraes, M. Waechtler, R. Beckert, M. Schmitt, J. Popp, S. Rau, B. Dietzek, Chem. Eur. J., 2014, 20(13), 3793-3799
79 Water Oxidation Catalyzed by Mononuclear Ruthenium Complexes with a 2,2'-Bipyridine-6,6'dicarboxylate (bda) Ligand: How Ligand Environment Influences the Catalytic Behavior
R. Staehle, L. Tong, L. Wang, L. Duan, A. Fischer, M.S. G. Ahlquist, L. Sun, S. Rau, Inorg. Chem., 2014, 53(3), 1307-1319

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78Recent progress in the development of bimetallic photocatalysts for hydrogen generation
Y. Halpin, M.T. Pryce, S. Rau, D. Dini, J.G. Vos, Dalton Trans., 2013, 42(46), 16243-16254
DOI: 10.1039/c3dt52319e
77Utilizing Ancillary Ligands to Optimize the Photophysical Properties of 4H-Imidazole Ruthenium Dyes
M. Waechtler, M. Maiuri, D. Brida, J. Popp, S. Rau, G. Cerullo, B. Dietzek, ChemPhysChem, 2013, 14(13), 2973-2983
DOI: 10.1002/cphc.201300383 

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76Structural control of photoinduced dynamics in 4H-imidazole-ruthenium dyes
M. Waechtler, S. Kupfer, J. Guthmuller, S. Rau, L. Gonzalez, B. Dietzek, J. Phys. Chem. C, 2012, 116(49), 25664-25676
DOI: 10.1021/jp309148u
75The role of bridging ligand in hydrogen generation by photocatalytic Ru/Pd assemblies
G. Singh Bindra, M. Schulz, A. Paul, R. Groarke, S. Soman, J. L. Inglis, W. R. Browne, M. G. Pfeffer, B. J. MacLean, Dalton Trans., 2012, 41(42), 13050-13059
DOI: 10.1039/C2DT30948C
74Plasmonic titania photocatalysts active under UV and visible-light irradiation: influence of gold amount, size and shape
E. Kowalska, S. Rau, B. Ohtani, J. Nanotechnology, 2012, 361853, 11
DOI: 10.1155/2012/361853
73A suprising formation of novel bridged bis-benzimidazoles by oxidation of diaminoquinoxalines
J. Pressler, R. Beckert, S. Rau, R. Menzel, E. Brickner, W. Guenther, H. Goerls, Z. Naturforsch. B, 2012, 67(4), 367-372
72Ruthenium dye functionalized gold nanoparticles and their spectral responses
L. Zedler, F. Theil, A. Csáki, W. Fritzsche, Sven Rau, M. Schmitt, J. Popp, B. Dietzek, RSC Adv., 2012, 2(10), 4463-4471
DOI: 10.1039/c2ra01248k
71Therapeutic potential of photochemically active metal complexes based on interaction with enzymes
S. Rau, S. Zheng, Curr. Top. Med. Chem., 2012, 12(3), 197-209
DOI: 10.2174/156802612799078946
70Synthesis and photophysics of a novel photocatalyst for hydrogen production based on a tetrapyridoacridine bridging ligand
M. Karnahl, C. Kuhnt, F. W. Heinemann, M. Schmitt, S. Rau, J. Popp, B. Dietzek, Chem. Phys., 2012, 393(1), 65-73
DOI: 10.1016/j.chemphys.2011.11.027
69Photophysical Dynamics of a Ruthenium Polypyridine Dye Controlled by Solvent pH
M. Braeutigam, M. Waechtler, S. Rau, J. Popp, B. Dietzek, J. Phys. Chem. C, 2012, 116(1), 1274-1281
DOI: 10.1021/jp209103m

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68Reinvestigating 2,5-di(pyridin-2-yl)pyrazine ruthenium complexes: selective deuteration and Raman spectroscopy as tools to probe ground and excited-state electronic structure in homo- and heterobimetallic complexes
M. Schulz,  J. Hirschmann, A. Draksharapu, G. Singh Bindra, S. Soman, A. Paul, R. Groarke, M. T. Pryce, S. Rau, W.R. Browne, J. G. Vos, Dalton Trans., 2011, 40(40), 10545-10552
DOI: 10.1039/c1dt10960j
67Tuning of photocatalytic hydrogen production and photoinduced intramolecular electron transfer rates by regioselective bridging ligand substitution
M. Karnahl, C. Kuhnt, F. Ma, A. Yartsev, M. Schmitt, B. Dietzek, S. Rau, J. Popp, ChemPhysChem, 2011, 12(11), 2101-2109
DOI: 10.1002/cphc.201100245
66Excited-state annihilation in a homodinuclear ruthenium complex
C. Kuhnt, M. Karnahl. M. Schmitt, S. Rau, B. Dietzek, J. Popp, Chem. Comm., 2011, 47(13), 3820-3821
DOI: 10.1039/c0cc04555a
65Excited-state Dynamics in Ruthenium(II)=polypyridine Based Black Absorbers and White Emitters
B. Dietzek, R. Siebert, M. Wachtler, M. Schmitt, S. Rau, L. González, U. S. Schubert, J. Popp, Polymer Prep., 2011, 52(2), 883
64Inorganic chemistry 2010. Coordination chemistry
R. Wolf, S. Rau, Nach. a.d. Chem., 2011, 59(3), 237-242
DOI: 10.1002/nadc.201176368
63Inorganic chemistry 2010. Main group elements
R. C. Fischer, J. J. Weigand, R. Wolf, S. Rau, U. Schatzschneider, Nach. a. d. Chem., 2011, 59(3), 221-236
DOI: 10.1002/nadc.201176368
62Protonation effects on the resonance Raman properties of a novel (terpyridine)Ru(4H-imidazole) complex: an experimental and theoretical case study
S. Kupfer, J. Guthmuller, M. Waechtler, S. Losse, S. Rau, B. Dietzek, J. Popp, L. Gonzalez, PhysChemChemPhys, 2011, 13(34), 15580-15588
DOI: 10.1039/c1cp21521c
61Solution and solid-state interactions in a supramolecular ruthenium photosensitizer-polyoxometalate aggregate
K. Heussner, K. Peuntinger, N. Rockstroh, L.C. Nye, I. Ivanovic-Burmazovic, S. Rau, C. Streb, Chem. Comm., 2011, 47(24), 6852-6854
DOI: 10.1039/c1cc11859e
60The effect of peripheral bipyridine ligands on the photocatalytic hydrogen production activity of Ru/Pd catalysts
G. Singh Bindra, M. Schulz, A. Paul, S. Soman, R. Groarke, J. Inglis, M. T. Pryce, W. R. Browne, S. Rau, B. J. Maclean et al, Dalton Trans., 2011, 40(41), 10812-10814
DOI: 10.1039/c1dt11241d
59The impact of bromine substitution on the photophysical properties of a homodinuclear Ru-tpphz-Ru complex
C. Kuhnt, M. Karnahl, S. Rau, M. Schmitt, B. Dietzek, J. Popp, Chem. Phys. Lett., 2011, 516(1-3), 45-50
DOI: 10.1016/j.cplett.2011.09.056


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58Photoreactors for wastewater treatment: a review
E. Kowalska, S. Rau, Recent Patents on Engineering, 2010, 4(3), 242-266
DOI: 10.2174/187221210794578583
57Catalytic hydrogen production at cobalt centres
S. Losse, J. G. Vos, S. Rau, Coord. Chem. Rev., 2010, 254(21-22), 2492–2504
DOI: 10.1016/j.ccr.2010.06.004
56A Concept to Tailor Electron Delocalization: Applying QTAIM Analysis to Phenyl−Terpyridine Compounds
M. Presselt, B. Dietzek, M. Schmitt, S. Rau, A. Winter, M. Jäger, U. S. Schubert, J. Popp, J. Phys. Chem. A, 2010, 114, 13163–13174
DOI: 10.1021/jp107007a
55Trendberichte Koordinationschemie
S. Rau, Nach. a. d. Chem.2010,  58(3),  253-256

54Structural Properties of Ruthenium Biimidazole Complexes Determining the Stability of their Supramolecular Aggregates
N. Rockstroh, K. Peuntinger, H. Görls, D. M. Guldi, F. W. Heinemann, B. Schäfer, S. Rau; Z. Naturforsch., 2010, 65(3), 281–290, Widmungsband für F. Saalfrank
53Synthesis and characterisation of heterooligonuclear ruthenium complexes with tri(phenanthrolino)hexaazatriphenylene ligands
T. D. Pilz, N. Rockstroh, S. Rau, J. Coord. Chem., 2010, 63(14-16), 2727—2742, Widmungsband für R. van Eldik
DOI: 10.1080/00958972.2010.508517
52Photochemical Fate: The First Step Determines Efficiency of H2 Formation with a Supramolecular Photocatalyst
S. Tschierlei, M. Karnahl, M. Presselt, B. Dietzek, J. Guthmuller, L. Gonzalez, M. Schmitt, S. Rau, J. Popp, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2010, 49(23), 3981-3984
DOI: 10.1002/anie.200906595
51Inorganic chemistry 2009
T. Baumgartner, R. Pietschnig, U. Schatzschneider, S. Rau, Nach. a. d. Chem., 2010, 58(3), 239-256
DOI: 10.1002/nadc.201068240
50The switch that wouldn´t switch - unexpected luminescence from a ruthenium(II)-dppz-complex in water
M. Schwalbe, M. Karnahl, S. Tschierlei, U. Uhlemann, M. Schmitt, B. Dietzek, J. Popp, R. Groake, J. G. Vos, S. Rau, Dalton Trans., 2010, 39, 2768-2771
DOI: 10.1039/b924944n
49Sugar-Selective Enrichment of a D-Glucose-Substituted Ruthenium Bipyridyl Complex Inside HepG2 Cancer Cells
M. Gottschaldt,* U. S. Schubert, S. Rau, S. Yano, J. G. Vos, T. Kroll, J. Clement, I. Hilger*, ChemBioChem, 2010, 11, 649–652
DOI: 10.1002/cbic.200900769
48Synthesis and characterization of regioselective substituted tetrapyridophenazine ligands and their Ru(II) c omplexes
M. Karnahl, S. Tschierlei, C. Kuhnt, B. Dietzek, M. Schmitt, J. Popp, M. Schwalbe, S. Krieck, H. Görls, F. W. Heinemann S. Rau, Dalton Trans., 2010, 39(9), 2359-2370
DOI: 10.1039/b917484b
47Investigation of substitution effects on novel Ru-dppz complexes by Raman spectroscopy in combination with DFT methods
C. Kuhnt, S. Tschierlei, M. Karnahl, S. Rau, B. Dietzek, M. Schmitt, J. Popp, J. Raman Spectrosc., 2010, 41(9), 922-932  
DOI: 10.1002/jrs.2534
46Substitution-controlled ultrafast excited-state processes in Ru-dppz-derivatives
C. Kuhnt, M. Karnahl, S. Tschierlei, K. Griebenow, M. Schmitt, B. Schäfer, S. Krieck, H. Görls, S. Rau, B. Dietzek and J. Popp, PhysChemChemPhys, 2010, 12, 1357-1368
DOI: 10.1039/b915770k

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45Ruthenium polypyridine complexes of tris-(2-pyridyl)-1,3,5-triazine-unusual building blocks for the synthesis of photochemical molecular devices     
M. Schwalbe, M. Karnahl, H. Görls, D. Chartrand, F. Laverdiere, G. S. Hanan, S. Tschierlei, B. Dietzek, M. Schmitt, J. Popp, J. G. Vos, S. Rau, Dalton Trans., 2009, 20, 4012-4022
DOI: 10.1039/b822550h

Synthesis and Photophysical Properties of 3,8-Disubstituted 1,10-Phenanthrolines and Their Ruthenium(II) Complexes
M. Karnahl, S. Krieck, H. Görls, S. Tschierlei, M. Schmitt, J. Popp, D. Chartrand, G. S. Hanan, R. Groarke, J. G. Vos, S. Rau, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2009, 33, 4962-4971
DOI: 10.1002/ejic.200900310

43Resonance Raman Studies of Bis(terpyridine)ruthenium(II) Amino Acid Esters and Diesters
K. Heinze, K. Hempel, S. Tschierlei, M. Schmitt, J. Popp, S. Rau, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2009, 21, 3119-3126
DOI: 10.1002/ejic.200900309
42Photophysics of the Intramolecular Hydrogen-Evolving Ru-Pd Photocatalyst
S. Tschierlei, M. Presselt, C. Kuhnt, A. Yartsev, T. Pascher, V. Sundström, M. Karnahl, M. Schwalbe, B. Schäfer, S. Rau, M. Schmitt, B. Dietzek, Jürgen Popp, Chem. Eur. J., 2009, 15(31), 7678-7688
DOI: 10.1002/chem.200900457
41Trendberichte Koordinationschemie
S. Rau, Nach. a. d. Chem.2009,  57(3),  231-235

40Synthesis of Ligands Based on 4H-Imidazoles and Pyridine Subunits: Selective Complexation and Bathochromically Absorbing Complexes
J. Blumhoff, R. Beckert, S. Rau, S. Losse, M. Matschke, W. Günther, H. Görls, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2009, 14, 2162-2169
DOI: 10.1002/ejic.200800914

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39Resonance Raman studies of photochemical molecular devices for multielectron storage
S. Tschierlei, B. Dietzek, M. Karnahl, S. Rau, F. M. MacDonnell, M. Schmitt, J. Popp, J. Raman Spectrosc., 2008, 39(5),  557-559
DOI: 10.1002/jrs.1954
38Trendberichte Koordinationschemie
K. Heinze, S. Rau, Nach. a. d. Chem., 2008, 249-253
DOI: 10.1002/nadc.200853124
37One-Step Synthesis of 4,4′-Dicyano-2,2′-bipyridine and Its Bis(4,4′-di-tert-butyl-2,2′-bipyridine)ruthenium(II) Complex
S. Losse, H. Görls, S. Rau, R. Groarke, J. G. Vos, S. Rau, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2008, 28, 4448-4452
DOI: 10.1002/ejic.200701304
36Synthesis and Characterisation of Poly(bipyridine)ruthenium Complexes as Building Blocks for Heterosupramolecular Arrays
M. Schwalbe, B. Schäfer, H. Görls, S. Rau, S. Tschierlei, M. Schmitt, J. Popp, G. Vaughan, W. Henry, J. G. Vos, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2008, 21, 3310-3319
DOI: 10.1002/ejic.200701303
35Photoinduced Ligand Transformation in a Ruthenium Polypyridophenazine Complex
S. Rau, M. Schwalbe, S. Losse, H. Görls, C. McAlister, F. M. MacDonnell, J. G. Vos, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2008, 7, 1031-1034
DOI: 10.1002/ejic.200700947

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34Synthesis and Structure of Novel Sugar-Substituted Bipyridine Complexes of Rhenium and 99m-Technetium   
M. Gottschaldt, D. Koth, D. Müller, I. Klette, S. Rau, H. Görls, B. Schäfer, R. P. Baum, S. Yano, Chem. Eur. J., 2007, 13(36), 10273–10280
DOI: 10.1002/chem.200700296
33Zuckerhaltige Metallkomplexe und deren Verwendung
M. Gottschaldt, S. Rau, T. Kroll, J. Clement, Anmeldung Deutsches Patent und Markenamt, 2007, DE102007 032 799.6

32Heterooligonucleare Verbindungen zur Verwendung als hochaktive Photokatalysatoren sowie Verfahren zu ihrer Herstellung
S. Rau, M. Auth, Anmeldung Deutsches Patent und Markenamt, 2007, DE102007 025 424.7

31Wasserstoff durch mehrkernige Metallkomplex
S. Rau, M. Schwalbe, M. Schmitt, J. Popp, Nach. a. d. Chem., 2007, 55(10), 970-974
DOI: 10.1002/nadc.200751964
30The First Photoexcitation Step of Ruthenium-Based Models for Artificial Photosynthesis Highlighted by Resonance Raman Spectroscopy
C. Herrmann, J. Neugebauer, M. Presselt, U. Uhlemann, M. Schmitt, S. Rau, J. Popp, M. Reiher, J. Phys. Chem. B, 2007, 111(21), 6078-6087
DOI: 10.1021/jp071692h
29Ruthenium Complex Fragments as Constituents of Trinuclear Photoactive Supramolecular Assemblies Based on Hydrogen Bond Association
K. Halbauer, A. Göbel, A. Sterzik, H.Görls, S. Rau, W. Imhof, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2007, (11), 1508-1514 
DOI: 10.1002/ejic.200601233
28Synthesis and Properties of Tetrasubstituted 1,10-Phenanthrolines and Their Ruthenium Complexes
B. Schäfer, H.Görls, S.Meyer, W. Henry, J. G. Vos, S. Rau, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2007, (25), 4056–4063
DOI: 10.1002/ejic.200600933
27Merocyanine-Like Chromophores as Ligands for Catalytic Active Metals of Group VIII
J. Blumhoff, R.Beckert, D.Walther, S. Rau, M. Rudolph, H. Görls, W. Plass, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2007, (3), 481-486
DOI: 10.1002/ejic.200600787
26Syntheses and Structures of Bis(4,4'-t-butyl-2,2'-bipyridine) Ruthenium(II) Complexes with functional Derivatives of Tetramethyl-bibenzimidazole
A. Grüßing, S. Rau, S. Schebesta, A. Scholz, H. Görls, D. Walther, Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem., 2007,  633(7),  961-970
DOI: 10.1002/zaac.200700007
25Inspired by nature: light driven organometallic catalysis by heterooligonuclear Ru(II) complexes
S. Rau, D. Walther, J. G. Vos, Dalton Trans., 2007, (9), Frontier article 915-919
DOI: 10.1039/b615987g
24Leuchtdioden in der Chemie - Eine Hochzeit verschiedener Technologien
G. Kreisel, S. Meyer, D. Tietze, T. Fidler, R. Gorges, A. Kirsch, B.Schäfer, S. Rau, Chem. Ing. Tech., 2007, 79(1-2), 153-159
DOI: 10.1002/cite.200600092
23Excited-state dynamics of Ru(tbbpy)32+ investigated by femtosecond time-resolved four-wave mixing
B. Dietzek, D. Akimov, W. Kiefer, S. Rau, J. Popp, M. Schmitt, Laser Phys. Lett., 2007, 4(2), 121-125
DOI: 10.1002/lapl.200610086
22Photosensitised Oxidation of citronellol in microreactors
S. Meyer, D. Tietze, S. Rau, B. Schäfer, G. Kreisel, J. of Photochem. and Photobiol. A: Chemistry, 2007, 186(2-3), 248–253
DOI: 10.1016/j.jphotochem.2006.08.014

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21A Supramolecular Photocatalyst for the Production of Hydrogen and the Selective Hydrogenation of Tolane
S. Rau, B. Schäfer, D. Gleich, E. Anders, M. Rudolph, M. Friedrich, H. Görls, W. Henry, and J.G. Vos, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2006, 45, 6215-6218
DOI: 10.1002/anie.200600543
20Dye-sensitized solar cell     
G. Kreisel, R. Gorges, B. Schäfer, S. Rau, S. Meyer, T. Fidler, Ger. Offen., 2006, DE  102005002942, Application: DE  2005-102005002942

19Tetranuclear Complexes Containing a Luminescent Ru2M2 Core [M = CuI, (allyl)PdII]: Synthesis, Structures and Electrochemical Properties
D. Walther, L. Böttcher, J. Blumhoff, S. Schebesta, H. Görls, K. Schmuck, S. Rau, M. Rudolph, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2006, (12), 2385-2392 
DOI: 10.1002/ejic.200501130
18Ultrafast Excited-State Excitation Dynamics in a Quasi-Two-Dimensional Light-Harvesting Antenna Based on Ruthenium(II) and Palladium(II) Chromophores
B. Dietzek, W. Kiefer, J. Blumhoff, L. Böttcher, S. Rau, D. Walther, U. Uhlemann, M. Schmitt, J. Popp, Chem. Eur. J., 2006, 12(19), 5105-5115
DOI: 10.1002/chem.200501093
17Synthesis of mononuclear and dinuclear ruthenium(II) tris(heteroleptic) complexes via photosubstitution in bis(carbonyl) precursors    
D. Mulhern, S. Brooker, H. Görls, S. Rau, J.G Vos, Dalton Trans., 2006, 51-57
DOI: 10.1039/b510751b
16Derivatives of dipyrido[3,2-a:2',3'-c]phenazine and its ruthenium complexes, influence of arylic substitution on photophysical properties
B. Schäfer, H. Görls, M. Presselt, M. Schmitt, J. Popp, W. Henry, J. G. Vos, S. Rau, Dalton Trans., 2006, (18), 2225-2231
DOI: 10.1039/b512773d
15Synthesis of new bridged biimidazoles by an acylation-dimerization sequence
T. Welzel, R. Beckert, R. Fischer, S. Rau, D. Walther, H. Görls, Tetrahedron, 2006, 62(4), 731-736
DOI: 10.1016/j.tet.2005.09.141
14Synthesis and characterisation of a series of mononuclear ruthenium(II) carbonyl complexes of heterocycle-based asymmetric bidentate ligands  
D. Mulhern, Y. Lan, S. Brooker, J. F. Gallagher, H. Görls, S. Rau, J. G. Vos, Inorg. Chim. Acta, 2006, 359(3), 736-744
DOI: 10.1016/j.ica.2005.03.050

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132-Azaanthraquinones: building blocks for new ring-fused imidazoles and their transformation into benzo[f]isoindole-4,9-diones  
B. Frank, R. Beckert, S. Rau, H. Görls, Z. Naturforsch. B, 2005, 60(7), 771-779 
12Procedure for the production of light-emitting ruthenium(II) compounds   
D. Walther, S. Schebesta, S. Rau, B. Schäfer, A. Grüßing, Ger. Offen. 2005, DE  102004009551, Patent No.DE 2004-102004009551


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11Solid state structure of a rhenium bibenzimidazole complex 
S. Rau, H. Görls, J. Coord. Chem., 2004, 57(17-18), 1587-1590
DOI: 10.1080/00958970412331307206
10Efficient synthesis of ruthenium complexes of the type (R-bpy)2RuCl2 and [(R-bpy)2Ru(L-L)]Cl2 by microwave-activated reactions (R: H, Me, tert-But) (L-L: substituted bibenzimidazoles, bipyrimidine, and phenanthroline)  
S. Rau, B. Schäfer, A.Grüßing, S. Schebesta, K. Lamm, J. Vieth, H. Görls, D. Walther, M. Rudolph, U.W.Grummt, E. Birkner, Inorg. Chim. Acta, 2004, 357(15), 4496-4503
DOI: 10.1016/j.ica.2004.07.007

Bi- and trinuclear oxalamidinate complexes of palladium as catalysts in the copper-free Sonogashira reaction and in the Negishi reaction     
S. Rau, K. Lamm, H. Görls, J. Schöffel, D. Walther, J. Organomet. Chem., 2004, 689(22), 3582-3592
DOI: 10.1016/j.jorganchem.2004.07.061

8Regioselective Functionalization of Tetrabromophenanthroline-Ruthenium Complexes
S. Rau, R. Fischer, M. Jäger, B. Schäfer, S. Meyer, G. Kreisel, H. Görls, M. Rudolph, W. Henry, J. G. Vos, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2004, (10), 2001-2003
DOI: 10.1002/ejic.200400163
7Synthesis and characterisation of ruthenium complexes containing a pendent catechol ring   
L. O'Brien, M. Duati, S. Rau, A. L.Guckian, T. E. Keyes, N. M. O'Boyle, A. Serr, H. Görls, J. G.Vos, Dalton Trans., 2004, (4), 514-522
DOI: 10.1039/b311989k

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6Efficient energy transfer in supramolecular, hydrogen-bonded polypyridylruthenium-osmium complexes  
S. Rau, B. Schäfer, S. Schebesta, A. Grüßing, W. Poppitz, D.Walther, M. Duati, W. R. Browne, J. G Vos, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2003, (8), 1503-1506
DOI: 10.1002/ejic.200390193
5Simultaneous Cation/Anion Coordination by Bifunctional 1,2-Diimine/1,2-Diamine Type Ligands: Synthesis, Structures, and Properties of Tight Ion Pair Complexes of Ruthenium and Iron 
S. Rau, L.Böttcher, S. Schebesta, M. Stollenz, H. Görls, D. Walther,  Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2002, (11), 2800-2809
DOI: 10.1002/1099-0682(200211)2002:11<2800::AID-EJIC2800>3.0.CO;2-E

Bis(R-bipyridyl)ruthenium bibenzimidazole complexes (R = H, Me or But): supramolecular arrangement via hydrogen bonds, photo- and electro-chemicalproperties and reactivity towards carbon dioxide 
S. Rau, M. Ruben, T. Büttner, C. Temme, S. Dautz, M. Rudolph, H. Görls, D. Walther, A. Bordkorb, M. Duati, C. O’Connor, J. G. Vos, Dalton Trans., 2000, (20), 3649-3657 
DOI: 10.1039/B003992F


A Bibenzimidazole-Containing Ruthenium(II) Complex Acting as a Cation-Driven Molecular Switch    
S. Rau, T. Büttner, C. Temme, M. Ruben, H. Görls, D. Walther, M. Duati, S. Fanni, J. G. Vos, Inorg. Chem., 2000, 39(7), 1621-1624 
DOI: 10.1021/ic991225h

2Novel polypyridyl ruthenium(II) complexes containing oxalamidines as ligands  
M. Ruben, S. Rau, A. Skirl, K. Krause, H. Görls, D. Walther, J. G. Vos,  Inorg. Chim. Acta, 2000, 303(2), 206-214 
DOI: 10.1016/S0020-1693(00)00035-9

Carbon dioxide and metal centres: from reactions inspired by nature to reactions in compressed carbon dioxide as solvent 
D. Walther, M. Ruben, S. Rau, Coord. Chem. Rev., 1999, 182(1), 67-100
DOI: 10.1016/S0010-8545(98)00200-8