Łukasz Albrecht's Research Group

Łukasz Albrecht's Research Group

The Game of Electrons: Organocatalytic Higher-Order Cycloadditions Involving Fulvene- and Tropone-Derived Systems


Frankowski, S.; Romaniszyn, M.; Skrzyńska, A.; Albrecht, Ł. Chem. – A Eur. J. 202026, 2120.


The influence of experimental parameters on quantitative deuterium measurements for ethyl alcohols of different origin

Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture

Ciepielowski, G.; Pacholczyk‐Sienicka, B.; Klajman, K.; Paneth, P.; Albrecht, Ł. J. Sci. Food Agric. 2020100, 1812.


Allylic-Allylic Alkylation with 3,5-Dimethyl-4-nitroisoxazole: A Route to Dicarboxylic Acid Derivatives

Kowalczyk-Dworak, D.; Kwit, M.; Albrecht, Ł. J. Org. Chem202085, 2938.


Asymmetric Synthesis of [2.2.2]-Bicyclic Lactones via All-Carbon Inverse-Electron-Demand Diels-Alder Reaction

Saktura, M.; Grzelak, P.; Dybowska, J.; Albrecht, L. Org. Lett. 2020, 22, 1813.


Asymmetric Formal Vinylogous Iminium Ion Activation for Vinyl-Substituted Heteroaryl and Aryl Aldehydes

Gao, X. Y.; Yan, R. J.; Xiao, B. X.; Du, W.; Albrecht, Ł.; Chen, Y. C. Org. Lett. 201921, 9628.


Aromatizative Inverse-Electron-Demand Hetero-Diels-Alder Reaction in the Synthesis of Benzothiophene Derivatives

Saktura, M.; Joachim, B.; Grzelak, P.; Albrecht, Ł. European J. Org. Chem. 2019, 2019, 6592.


2-Substituted 1,4-Naphthoquinones in [6 + 4]-Cycloaddition with 8,8-Dicyanoheptafulvene

Romaniszyn, M.; Gronowska, K.; Albrecht, Ł. J. Org. Chem. 2019, 84, 9929.


Intramolecular [2+2]-Cycloaddition in the Synthesis of Polycyclic Tetrahydrothiopyran Derivatives Bearing a Cyclobutane Scaffold

Grzelak, P.; Saktura, M.; Sieroń, L.; Albrecht, Ł. Adv. Synth. Catal. 2019361, 2274.


Effect of co-inoculation with saccharomyces cerevisiae and lactic acid bacteria on the content of propan-2-ol, acetaldehyde and weak acids in fermented distillery mashes


Pielech-Przybylska, K.; Balcerek, M.; Ciepielowski, G.; Pacholczyk-Sienicka, B.; Albrecht, Ł.; Dziekońska-Kubczak, U.; Bonikowski, R.; Patelski, P. Int. J. Mol. Sci. 201920, 1659.


Site-Selective and Enantioselective α,β,γ-Functionalization of 5-Alkylidenefuran-2(5H)-ones: A Route to Polycyclic γ-Lactones

Skrzyńska, A.; Frankowski, S.; Moczulski, M.; Drelich, P.; Albrecht, Ł. Org. Lett. 201921, 1248.


The Role of Saccharomyces cerevisiae Yeast and Lactic Acid Bacteria in the Formation of 2-Propanol from Acetone during Fermentation of Rye Mashes Obtained Using Thermal-Pressure Method of Starch Liberation

Pielech-Przybylska, K.; Balcerek, M.; Dziekońska-Kubczak, U.; Pacholczyk-Sienicka, B.; Ciepielowski, G.; Albrecht, Ł.; Patelski, P. Molecules 201924, 610.


α,β-Unsaturated butenolides in an organocatalytic doubly annulative cascade for the preparation of 3,4-dihydrocoumarins

Graphical abstract: α,β-Unsaturated butenolides in an organocatalytic doubly annulative cascade for the preparation of 3,4-dihydrocoumarins

Kowalczyk-Dworak, D.; Albrecht, L. Org. Biomol. Chem. 2019, 17, 2624.


Inverting the reactivity of troponoid systems in enantioselective higher-order cycloaddition

Graphical abstract: Inverting the reactivity of troponoid systems in enantioselective higher-order cycloaddition

Frankowski, S.; Skrzyńska, A.; Albrecht, Ł. Chem. Commun. 2019, 55, 11675.


On the origins of stereoselectivity in the aminocatalytic remote alkylation of 5-alkylfurfurals

Graphical abstract: On the origins of stereoselectivity in the aminocatalytic remote alkylation of 5-alkylfurfurals

Dyguda, M.; Przydacz, A.; Krzemińska, A.; Albrecht, Ł. Org. Biomol. Chem. 201917, 6025.


Breaking Aromaticity with Aminocatalysis: A Convenient Strategy for Asymmetric Synthesis


Przydacz, A.; Skrzyńska A.; Albrecht, Ł. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 201958, 63.


Comparison of quantitative NMR and IRMS for the authentication of ‘Polish Vodka’


Ciepielowski, G.; Pacholczyk-Sienicka, B.; Frączek, T.; Klajman, G.; Paneth, P.; Albrecht, Ł. J. Sci. Food Agric. 201999, 263.


Synthesis of γ,γ‐Disubstituted Butenolides through a Doubly Vinylogous Organocatalytic Cycloaddition


Skrzyńska, A.; Drelich, P.; Frankowski, S.; Albrecht, Ł. Chem. Eur. J. 201824, 16543.


Enantioselective organocatalytic approach to δ-lactones bearing a fused cyclohexanone scaffold


Kowalczyk, D.; Albrecht, Ł. Tetrahedron Lett. 201859, 2636.


The Application of 2-Benzyl-1,4-naphthoquinones as Pronucleophiles in Aminocatalytic Synthesis of Tricyclic Derivatives

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Skrzyńska, A.; Romaniszyn, M.; Pomikło, D.; Albrecht, Ł. J. Org. Chem. 201883, 5019.


Isothiocyanate Strategy for the Synthesis of Quaternary α‐Amino Acids Bearing a Spirocyclic Ring System


 Frankowski, S.; Gajda, T.; Albrecht, Ł. Adv. Synth. Catal. 2018360, 1822.


Bifunctional catalysis in the stereocontrolled synthesis of tetrahydro-1,2-oxazines


Moczulski, M.; Drelich, P.; Albrecht, Ł. Org. Biomol. Chem. 201816, 376.


Vinylogous Nucleophiles Bearing the Endocyclic Double Bond in the Allylic Alkylation with Morita-Baylis-Hillman Carbonates


Kowalczyk, D.; Albrecht, Ł. Adv. Synth. Catal. 2018360, 406.


Brønsted-base-catalyzed Remote Cascade Reactivity of 2,4-Dienones - Asymmetric Synthesis of Tetrahydrothiophenes


Przydacz, A.; Kowalczyk, R.; Albrecht, Ł. Org. Biomol. Chem. 2017159566.


The First Organocatalytic, ortho-Regioselective Inverse-electron-demand Hetero-Diels-Alder Reaction


Hejmanowska, J.; Jasiński, M.; Wojciechowski, J.; Mlostoń, G.; Albrecht, Ł. Chem. Commun201753, 11472.


Organocatalytic Synthesis of cis-2,3-Aziridine Aldehydes by a Postreaction Isomerization

Frankowski, S.; Bojanowski, J.; Saktura, M.; Romaiszyn, M.; Drelich, P.; Albrecht, Ł. Org. Lett. 201719, 5000.


An organocatalytic cis-selective approach to bicyclic δ-lactones


Kowlczyk, D.; Albrecht, Ł. Org. Biomol. Chem. 2017,15, 7286.


d0a3 Synthon Equivalents for the Stereocontrolled Synthesis of Functionalized 1,4-Amino Alcohol Precursors

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Drelich, P.; Moczulski, M.; Albrecht, Ł. Org. Lett. 201719, 3143.


Aryl, Hetaryl, and Ferrocenyl Thioketones as Versatile Building Blocks for Exploration in the Organic Chemistry of Sulfur


Mloston, G.; Grzelak, P.; Hamera-Fałdyga, R.; Jasiński, M.; Pipiak, P.; Urbaniak, K.; Albrecht, Ł.; Hejmanowska, J.; Heimgartner, H. Phosphorus, Sulfur, and Silicon 2017192, 204.


Taming of Thioketones: The First Asymmetric Thia-Diels–Alder Reaction with Thioketones as Heterodienophiles

Hejmanowska, J.; Jasiński, M.; Mlostaoń, G.; Albrecht, Ł. Eur. J. Org. Chem. 20175, 950.


Studies on the Formation of Dienamine and Trienamine Intermediates by 1H NMR Spectroscopy

Łągiewka, B.; Albrecht, Ł. Asian J. Chem. 20175, 516.


Asymmetric Organocatalysis in the Synthesis of Pyrrolidine Derivatives­ Bearing a Benzofuran-3(2H)-one Scaffold

Kowalczyk, D.; Wojciechowski, J.; Albrecht, Ł. Synthesis 201749, 880.


Deciphering a synthetic strategy – The art and beauty of organic synthesis (book chapter)


Pięta, J.; Drelich, P.; Przydacz, A.; Albrecht, A.; Albrecht, Ł. In Encyclopedia of Physical Organic Chemistry, 2017, ISBN: 978-1-118-47045-9.


Organocatalytic asymmetric approach to spirocyclic tetrahydrothiophenes containing either a butenolide or an azlactone structural motif

Hejmanowska, J., Albrecht, Ł. ARKIVOC 2016, 225-241.


Asymmetric Synthesis of β-Amino-α-hydroxy Aldehyde Derivatives Bearing a Quaternary Stereogenic Center

Drelich, P.; Skrzyńska, A.; Albrecht, Ł. Eur. J. Org. Chem. 201625, 4302.


Asymmetric Aminocatalysis in the Synthesis of δ-Lactone Derivatives

Albrecht, A.; Skrzyńska, A.; Pietrzak, A.; Bojanowski, J.; Albrecht, Ł. Asian J. Org. Chem. 2016, 5, 1115.


Organocatalytic Doubly Annulative Approach to 3,4-Dihydrocoumarins Bearing a Fused Pyrrolidine Scaffold

Kowlaczyk, D.; Albrecht, Ł. J. Org. Chem. 201615, 6800.


Enantioselective synthesis of spirocyclic tetrahydrothiophene derivatives bearing a benzofuran-3(2H)-one scaffold. Unusual supramolecular crystal structure with high Z′


Kowalczyk, D.; Wojciechowski, J.; Albrecht, Ł. Tetrahedron Lett. 2016, 23, 2533.


Assessing the correlation between the degree of disc degeneration on the Pfirrmann scale and the metabolites identified in HR-MAS NMR spectroscopy

Radek, M.; Pacholczyk-Sienicka, B.; Jankowski, S.; Albrecht, Ł.; Grodzka, M.; Depta, A.; Radek, A. Magn. Reson. Imaging 20164, 376.


Aminocatalytic Strategy for the Synthesis of Optically Active Benzothiophene Derivatives


Skrzyńska, A.; Albrecht, A.; Albrecht, Ł., Adv.Synth. Catal. 2016, 358, 2838.


Organocatalytic Synthesis of Optically Active Organophosphorus Compounds


Dzięgielewski, M.; Pięta, J.; Kamińska, E.; Albrecht, Ł. Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2015, 677.


An organocatalytic biomimetic approach to α-aminophosphonates


Kowalczyk, D.; Albrecht, Ł. Chem. Commun. 201551, 398 (cover paper).


Asymmetric Synthesis of 3,4-Dihydrocoumarins Bearing an α,α-Disubstituted Amino Acid Moiety


Hejmanowska, J.; Albrecht, A.; Pięta, J.; Albrecht, Ł. Adv. Synth. Catal. 2015, 357, 3843.


Nucleophilic Catalysis in the Enantioselective Synthesis of α-Methylidene-δ-lactones

Albrecht, A.; Skrzyńska, A.; Przydacz, A.; Albrecht, Ł. Synlett 201526, 2679.


Chiral Iminophosphoranes - An Emerging Class of Superbase Organocatalysts

Krawczyk, H.; Dzięgielewski, M.; Deredas, D.; Albrecht, A.; Albrecht, Ł. Chem. Eur. J. 201521, 10268.


Organocatalytic Nonclassical Trienamine Activation in the Remote Alkylation of Furan Derivatives

Skrzyńska, A.; Przydacz, A.; Albrecht, Ł. Org. Lett. 201517, 5682.


An organocatalytic biomimetic approach to α-aminophosphonates


Dzięgielewski, M.; Pięta, J.; Kamińska, E.; Albrecht, Ł. Eur. J. Org. Chem 20154, 677.


A Convenient Approach to a Novel Group of Quaternary Amino Acids Containing- a Geminal Bisphosphonate Moiety


Dzięgielewski, M.; Hejmanowska, J.; Albrecht, Ł. Synthesis 201446, 3233.


Novel organocatalytic activation of unmodified morita-baylis-hillman alcohols for the synthesis of bicyclic α-alkylidene-ketones


Stiller, J.; Kowalczyk, D.; Jiang, H.; Jørgensen, K. A.; Albrecht Ł. Chem. Eur. J. 2014, 41, 13108.


Organocatalytic enantioselective approach to spirocyclic Δβ,γ-butenolides


Hejmanowska, J.; Dzięgielewski, M.; Kowalczyk, D.; Albrecht, Ł. Synlett201425, 2957.


Hydrogen-Bonding in Aminocatalysis: From Proline and Beyond


Albrecht Ł.; Jiang H.; Jørgensen K. A. Chem. Eur. J. 201420, 358. (cover paper).


Asymmetric Formation of Bridged Benzoxazocines through an Organocatalytic Multicomponent Dienamine-Mediated One-Pot Cascade

Ransborg, L. K.; Overgaard M.; Hejmanowska J.; Barfüsser S.; Jørgensen K.A.; Albrecht, Ł. Org. Lett. 201416, 4182.


Aminocatalytic remote functionalization strategies

Jiang, H.; Albrecht, Ł.; Jørgensen, K. A. Chem. Sci. 20134, 2287. (cover paper).