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Zdenko Hameršak

dr.sc.

+385 1 457 1300

1625
1626
senior scientist

Interpolacija 2. krila/133

Bijenicka 54, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia

Bibliography

Education

1975
Zagreb
Faculty of Chemical Technology, University of Zagreb
B.Sc. Chem. Eng.
1978
Zagreb
University of Zagreb
M.Sc. Chem. Eng
1984
Zagreb
Ruđer Bošković Institute, University of Zagreb
Ph.D

Research Areas

Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Natural Sciences

Projects

Chiral building blocks for biologically active molecules. Synthesis and reactivity (MZOS)

Featured Publications

1. I. Stipetić, M. Roje, Z. Hameršak, "Highly Enantioselective Aziridination of N-Protected Imines: Comparison of the Phosphazene EtP2 and Sodium Hydride as Bases", Synlett (2008) 3149-3152.

2. B. Ćiško-Anić, Z. Hameršak, "Desymmetrization of cyclic anhydrides mediated by cinchona alkaloids. Synthesis and olfactory properties of new fragrances based on (R)- and (S)-2-ethylhexanol", Chirality 21 (2009) 894-904.

3. T. Ivšić, Z. Hameršak, "Inversion of enantioselectivity in quinine-mediated desymmetrization of glutaric meso-anhydrides", Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 20 (2009) 1095-1098.

4. Z. Hameršak, M. Roje, A. Avdagić, V. Šunjić, "Quinine-Mediated Parallel Kinetic Resolution of Racemic Cyclic Anhydride: Stereoselective Synthesis, Relative and Absolute Configuration of Novel Alicyclic β-Amino Acids", Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 18 (2007) 635-644.

5. Z. Hameršak, I. Stipetić, A. Avdagić, "An efficient synthesis of (S)-3-aminomethyl-5-methyl hexanoic acid (Pregabalin) via quinine-mediated desymmetrization of cyclic anhydride", Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 18 (2007) 1481-1485.