Primary interests in chemistry



Activation of small inorganic and organic molecules.

Activation and functionalization of white phosphorus mediated by transition metals.

Transition-metal hydrides. Molecular hydrogen complexes. Hydrogen-storage via hydride compounds.

Functionalization of terminal alkynes. Selective transformations of vinylidenes and allenylidenes.

C-H bond activation in hydrocarbons and oxoderivatives.

Homogeneous catalysis.

Hydrodesulfurisation reaction of thiophenic molecules.

Water soluble ligands and complexes.

Characterization of organometallic compounds through multinuclear 1D- and 2D-NMR spectroscopy.

High-pressure NMR Spectroscopy (HPNMR).