Journal Articles:
  1. .H. Schirmer, T. Labahn, B. Flynn, Y.-T. Wu, A. de Meijere, Synlett 1999, 2004.
    "Tricarbonyl(dihydroazepinyl)chromium Complexes and Methylenepyrrolidines from (2'-Dimethylaminoethenyl)carbenechromium Complexes".

  2. Y.-T. Wu, H. Schirmer, M. Noltemyer, A. de Meijere, Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2001, 2501.
    "Facile Synthesis of 7-Dimethylaminotricyclo[,6]undec-8-en-10-ones from 1-Ethynylcyclohexene via a α,β-Dimethylaminoethenylcarbenechromium Complex and Alkynes".

  3. Y.-T. Wu, B. Flynn, H. Schirmer, F. Funke, S. Muller, T. Labahn, M. Notzel, A. de Meijere, Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2004, 724.
    "From α,β;-Unsaturated Fischer Carbene Complexes to Highly Substituted 3-Ethoxycyclo-pentadienes, Masked Cyclopentenones".

  4. Y.-T. Wu, T. Labahn, K. Zachariasse, A. de Meijere, Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2004, 4483.
    "7-Dimethylaminotricyclo[,6]undecene Derivatives from β-Cyclohexyl-β-dimethylamino-Substituted α,β-Unsaturated Fischer Carbene Complexes".

  5. Y.-T. Wu, D. Vidovic, J. Magull, A. de Meijere, Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2005, 1625.
    "A New Access to Multifunctional Linear Triquinanes and Their Homologues via α,β-Unsaturated Fischer Carbene Complexes".

  6. A. de Meijere, H. Schirmer, F. Stein, F. Funke, M. Duetsch, Y.-T. Wu, M. Noltemeyer, T. Belgardt, B. Knieriem, Chem. Eur. J. 2005, 4132.
    "An Efficient Three-Step Synthesis of Cyclopenta[b]pyrans via 2-Donorsubstituted Ethenylcarbenechromium Complexes".

  7. Y.-T. Wu, M. Noltemeyer, A. de Meijere, Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2005, 2802.
    "Cascade Reactions of β-Amino-Substituted α,β-Unsaturated Fischer Carbene Complexes with 1,5-Dien-3-ynes as a Convenient Access to Ring-annelated Benzene Derivatives".

  8. T. Kurahashi, Y.-T. Wu, K. Meindl, S. Ruhl, A. de Meijere, Synlett 2005, 805.
    "Cyclopentenones from a Novel [4+1] Cocyclization of Methylenecyclopropanes with Fischer Carbenechromium Complexes".

  9. Y.-T. Wu, A. Linden, J. S. Siegel, Org. Lett. 2005, 7, 4353.
    "Formal [(2+2)+2] and [(2+2)+(2+2)] Non-Conjugated Dienediyne Cascade Cycloadditions".

  10. Y.-T. Wu, T. Hayama, K. K. Baldridge, A. Linden, J. S. Siegel, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 128, 6870.
    "Synthesis of Fluoranthenes and Indenocorannulenes: Elucidation of Chiral Stereo-isomers on the Basis of Static Molecular Bowls".

  11. M. Parschau, R. Fasel, K.-H. Ernst, O. Groning, L. Brandenberger, R. Schillinger, T. Greber, A. P. Seitsonen, Y.-T. Wu, J. S. Siegel, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2007 , 46 , in press .
    "Buckybowls on Metal Surfaces: Symmetry Mismatch and Enantiomorphism of Corannulene on Cu(110)".

  12. T. Hayama, Y.-T. Wu, K. K. Baldridge, A. Linden, J. S. Siegel, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2007 , 129 , 12612.
    " Synthesis, Structure, and Isomerization of Decapentynylcorannulene: Enediyne Cyclization/Interconversion of C 40 R 10 Isomers ".

  13. Y.-T. Wu, C.-C. Shin, K.-H. Huang , submitted.
    " Palladium-catalyzed Formation of Highly Substituted Naphthalenes from Arene and Alkyne Hydrocarbons


  1. Y.-T. Wu, A. de Meijere, Top. Organomet. Chem. 2004, 13, 21.
    "The Multifaceted Chemistry of Variously Substituted α,β-Unsaturated Fischer Metal-carbenes".

  2. Y.-T. Wu, T. Kurahashi, A. de Meijere, J. Organomet. Chem. 2005, 690, 5900.
    "Some Recently Developed Applications of Fischer Metalcarbenes in Organic Synthesis".

  3. Y.-T. Wu, J. S. Siegel, Chem. Rev. 2006, in press.
    "Aromatic Molecular-Bowl Hydrocarbons: Synthetic Derivatives, Their Structures and Physical Properties".