Simona Galli - MAIN PUBLICATIONS - Last Updated December 2015

-Book Chapters

-Papers (2007-on)



Cristallografia: la visione a Raggi X

S.Galli, P.Roversi, M.Moret, 2014, ISBN 978-88-9045-616-9.

Fundamentals of Powder Diffraction

N.Masciocchi, S.Galli

in Crystallography for Health and Biosciences,

N.Masciocchi, A. Guagliardi Eds., IUP, 2012, ISBN 978-88-95362-48-9.

X-Ray Powder Diffraction Characterization of Polymeric Metal Diazolates

N.Masciocchi, S.Galli, A.Sironi

in Techniques in Inorganic Chemistry

J.P.Fackler Jr., L.R.Falvello Eds., CRC Press, 2010 ISBN 978-14-3981-514-4.


PAPERS (2007-on):

98) Coordination polymers and metal-organic frameworks based on poly(pyrazole)-containing ligands

C.Pettinari, A.Tăbăcaru, S.Galli

Coordination Chemistry Review, 2016, 307, 1-31.

97) Nickel(II) and copper(I,II)-based metal-organic frameworks incorporating an extended tris-pyrazolate linker

A.Tăbăcaru, S.Galli, C.Pettinari, N.Masciocchi, T.M.McDonald, J.R.Long

CrystEngComm, 2015,

96) Synthesis, structural features and luminescence properties of a 1-D poly(azolato)-based coordination polymer

V.Colombo, A.Maspero, L.Nardo, A.Aprea, F.Linares, A.Cimino, S.Galli

Polyhedron, 2015, 92, 130-136.

95) Novel coordination polymers with (pyrazolato)-based tectons: catalytic activity in the peroxidative oxidation of alcohols and cyclohexane

I.Timokhin, C.Pettinari, F.Marchetti, R.Pettinari, F.Condello, S.Galli, E.C.B.A.Alegria, L.M.D.R.S.Martins, A.J.L.Pombeiro

Crystal Growth and Design, 2015, 15, 2303-2317.

94) X-ray crystallography: one century of Nobel Prizes


Journal of Chemical Education, 2014, 91, 2009-2012.

93) When long bis(pyrazolates) meet late transition metals: structure, stability and adsorption of MOFs featuring large parallel channels

S.Galli, A.Maspero, C.Giacobbe, G.Palmisano, L.Nardo, A.Comotti, I.Bassanetti, P.Sozzani, N.Masciocchi

Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2014, 2, 12208-12221.

92) Bis(pyrazolato)-based metal-organic frameworks fabricated with 4,4′-bis((3,5-dimethyl-1H-pyrazol-4-yl)methyl)biphenyl and late transition metals

A.Tăbăcaru, C.Pettinari, F.Marchetti, S.Galli, N.Masciocchi

Crystal Growth and Design, 2014, 14, 3142-3152.

91) Unsolvated ruthenium(II) benzene dichloride: The beta polymorph

S.Galli, C.Giacobbe, A.Tăbăcaru, N.Xhaferaj, C.Pettinari

Journal of Molecular Structure, 2014, 67, 233-238.

90) A simple, efficient, regioselective and one-pot preparation of N-hydroxy- and N-O-protected hydroxyindoles via cycloaddition of nitrosoarenes with alkynes. Synthetic scope, applications and novel by-products

A.Penoni, G.Ieronimo, A.Mondelli, F.Tibiletti, A.Maspero, G.Palmisano, S.Galli, S.Tollari, N.Masciocchi, K.M.Nicholas, S.Tagliapietra, G.Cravotto

Tetrahedron, 2013, 69, 10906-10920.

89) Enclosing the functional properties of pyrazolato-based coordination polymers within a structural frame: the role of laboratory X-ray powder diffraction

S.Galli, N.Masciocchi

Powder Diffraction, 2013, 28, S106-S125.

88) A highly porous interpenetrated MOF-5 type network based on bipyrazolate linkers

E.Quartapelle Procopio, N.M.Padial, N.Masciocchi, S.Galli, J.E.Oltra, E.Barea, J.A.R.Navarro

CrystEngComm, 2013, 15, 9352-9355.

87) Selective intramolecular palladium(II)-catalyzed aminooxygenation vs. diamination of alkenylureas: efficient microwave-assisted reactions to bicyclic piperazinones

G.Broggini, V.Barbera, E.M.Beccalli, U.Chiacchio, A.Fasana, S.Galli

Advanced Synthesis and Catalysis, 2013, 355, 1640-1648.

86) Rollover cyclometalation with 2-(2-pyridyl)quinoline

A.Zucca, D.Cordeschi, L.Maidich, M.I.Pilo, E.Masolo, S.Stoccoro, M.A.Cinellu, S.Galli

Inorganic Chemistry, 2013, 52, 7717-7731.

85) Highly hydrophobic isoreticular porous metal-organic frameworks for the capture of harmful volatile organic compounds

N.M.Padial, E.Quartapelle Procopio, C.Montoro, E.Lopez, J.E.Oltra, V.Colombo, A.Maspero, N.Masciocchi, S.Galli, I.Senkovska, S.Kaskel, E.Barea, J.A.R.Navarro

Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2013, 52, 8290-8294.

84) Synthesis and solid state structure of thermally stable linear bi-pyrazoles

A.Maspero, G.Cernuto, S.Galli, G.Palmisano, S.Tollari, N.Masciocchi

Solid State Sciences, 2013, 22, 43-49.

83) Enlarging an isoreticular family: 3,3′,5,5′-tetramethyl-4,4′-bipyrazolato-based porous coordination polymers

A.Tăbăcaru, C.Pettinari, I.Timokhin, F.Marchetti, F.Carrasco-Marin, F.J.Maldonado-Hodar, S.Galli, N. Masciocchi

Crystal Growth and Design, 2013, 13, 3087-3097.

82) Theoretical and experimental characterization of pyrazolato-based Ni(II) metal−organic frameworks

E.Albanese, B.Civalleri, M.Ferrabone, F.Bonino, S.Galli, A.Maspero, C.Pettinari

Journal of Material Chemistry, 2012, 22, 22592−22602.

81) Tuning the adsorption properties of isoreticular pyrazolate-based metal−organic frameworks through ligand modification

V.Colombo, C.Montoro, A.Maspero, G.Palmisano, N.Masciocchi, S.Galli, E.Barea, J.A.R.Navarro

Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2012, 134, 12830−12843.

80) Antibacterial action of 4,4-bipyrazolyl-based silver(I) coordination polymers embedded in PE disks

A.Tăbăcaru, C.Pettinari, F.Marchetti, C.di Nicola, K.V.Domasevitch, S.Galli, N.Masciocchi, S.Scuri, I.Grappasonni, M.Cocchioni

Inorganic Chemistry, 2012, 51, 9775−9788.

79) Novel coordination frameworks incorporating the 4,4′-bipyrazolyl ditopic ligand

C.Pettinari, A.Tăbăcaru, I.Boldog, K.V.Domasevitch, S.Galli, N.Masciocchi

Inorganic Chemistry, 2012, 51, 5235-5245

78) Spectroscopic and adsorptive studies of a thermally robust pyrazolato-based PCP

L.Mino, V.Colombo, J.G.Vitillo, C.Lamberti, S.Bordiga, E.Gallo, P.Glatzel, A.Maspero, S.Galli

Dalton Transactions, 2012, 41, 412-419

77) Pd(II)/CuX2/solvent combination for selective intramolecular domino reactions of indole carboxylic acid allylamides. An unprecedented arylation/esterification sequence

G.Broggini, E.Barbera, E.M.Beccalli, E.Borsini, S.Galli, G.Lanza, G.Zecchi

Advanced Synthesis and Catalysis, 2012, 354, 159-170

76) Pro-porous coordination polymers of the 1,4-bis((3,5-dimethyl-1H-pyrazol-4-yl)-
methyl)benzene ligand with late transition metals

A.Tăbăcaru, C.Pettinari, N.Masciocchi, S.Galli, F.Marchetti, M.Angjellari

Inorganic Chemistry, 2011, 50, 11506-11513

75) A robust MOF for the controlled delivery of the non conventional half-sandwich ruthenium(II) metallodrug RAPTA-C

E.Quartapelle Procopio, S.Rojas, N.M.Padial, S.Galli, N Masciocchi, F.Linares, D.Miguel, J.E.Oltra, J.A.R.Navarro, E.Barea

Chemical Communications, 2011, 47, 11751-11753

74) Investigating the amorphous-crystalline interplay in SiO2/TiO2 nanocomposites by Total Scattering methods

G.Cernuto, S.Galli, F.Trudu, G.M.Colonna, N.Masciocchi, A.Cervellino, A.Guagliardi

Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2011, 50, 10828-10833

73) Capture of nerve agents and mustard gas analogues by hydrophobic robust MOF-5 type metal-organic frameworks

C.Montoro, F.Linares, E.Quartapelle Procopio, I.Senkovska, S.Kaskel, S.Galli, N.Masciocchi, E Barea, J.A.R Navarro

Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2011, 133, 11888-11891

72) Stereospecific synthesis of syn-a-oximinoamides by a three-component reaction of isocyanides, syn-chlorooximes, and carboxylic acids

T.Pirali, R.Mossetti, S.Galli, G.C.Tron

Organic Letters, 2011, 13, 37343737

71) High thermal and chemical stability in pyrazolate-bridged metalorganic frameworks with exposed metal sites

V.Colombo, S.Galli, H.J.Choi, G.D.Han, A.Maspero, G.Palmisano, N.Masciocchi, J.R.Long

Chemical Science, 2011, 2, 1311-1319

70) From 1D homoleptic to 2D heteroleptic pillared coordination polymers containing oxonato bridges

S.Galli, G.Tagliabue, N.Masciocchi, W.G.Wang, E.Barea, J.A.R.Navarro

Inorganica Chimica Acta, 2011, 371, 79-87

69) Enantiopure 2-piperidylacetaldehyde as a useful building block in the diversity-oriented synthesis of polycyclic piperidine derivatives

E.Borsini, G.Broggini, F.Colombo, M.Khansaa, A.Fasana, S.Galli, D.Passarella, E.Riva, S.Riva

Tetrahedron: Asymmetry, 2011, 22, 264-269

68) Intramolecular palladium-catalyzed aminocarboxylation of olefins as a direct route to bicyclic oxazolidinones

E.Borsini, G.Broggini, A.Fasana, S.Galli, M.Khansaa, U.Piarulli, M.Rigamonti

Advanced Synthesis and Catalysis, 2011, 353, 985-994

67) σ-Alkylpalladium intermediates in intramolecular heck reactions: isolation and catalytic activity

E.M. Beccalli, E.Borsini, S.Brenna, S.Galli, M.Rigamonti, G.Broggini

Chemistry: A European Journal, 2010, 16, 1670-1678

66) Cubic octanuclear Ni(II) clusters in highly porous polypyrazolyl-based materials

N.Masciocchi, S.Galli, V.Colombo, A.Maspero, G.Palmisano, B.Seyyedi, C.Lamberti, S.Bordiga

Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2010, 132, 7902-7904

65) The chemistry of thiazolo[5,4-d]thiazole-2,5-dicarboxylic acid, C6H2N2O4S2, and its coordination polymers

A.Aprea, V.Colombo, S.Galli, N.Masciocchi, A.Maspero, G.Palmisano

Solid State Sciences, 2010, 12, 795-802

64) Adsorption of harmful organic vapors by flexible hydrophobic bis-pyrazolate based MOFs

S.Galli, N.Masciocchi, V.Colombo, A.Maspero, G.Palmisano, F.J.Lopez-Garzon, M.Domingo-Garcia, I.Fernandez-Morales, E.Barea J.A.R.Navarro

Chemistry of Materials, 2010, 22, 1664-1672

63) Ultra sensitive piezoresistive all-organic flexible thin-films

E.Laukhina, R.Pfattner,L.R. Ferreras, S.Galli, M.Mas-Torrent, N.Masciocchi, V.Laukhin, C.Rovira, J.Veciana

Advanced Materials, 2010, 22, 977-981

62) Facile anaerobic oxidative dehydrogenation promoted by bases: the case of copper-2,4-dihydro-1H-benzo[d][1,3]oxazine complexes

G.A.Ardizzoia, S.Brenna, F.Castelli, S.Galli, N.Masciocchi

Inorganica Chimica Acta, 2010, 363, 324-329

61) A Flexible pro-porous coordination polymer: non-conventional synthesis and selective adsorption properties

E.Barea, G.Tagliabue, W.G.Wang, M.J.Perez-Mendoza, L.Mendez-Linan, F.J.Lopez-Garzon, S.Galli, N.Masciocchi, J.A.R.Navarro

Chemistry: A European Journal, 2010, 16, 931-937

60) Palladium-catalyzed domino carbopalladation/5-exo-allylic amination of α-amino allenamides: an efficient entry to enantiopure imidazolidinones

E.M.Beccalli, G.Broggini, F.Clerici, S.Galli, C.Kammerer, M.Rigamonti, S.Sottocornola

Organic Letters, 2009, 11, 1563-1566

59) Copper(I)-imine complexes: synthesis and catalytic activity in olefin cyclopropanation

G.A.Ardizzoia, S.Brenna, F.Castelli, S.Galli

Inorganica Chimica Acta, 2009, 362, 3507-3512

58) Tetranuclear coordination assemblies based on half-sandwich ruthenium(II) complexes. Non covalent binding to DNA and cytotoxicity

F.Linares, M.A.Galindo, S.Galli, M.A.Romero, J.A.R.Navarro, E.Barea

Inorganic Chemistry, 2009, 48, 7413-7420

57) Gas-sorption properties of cobalt(II)-carborane-based coordination polymers as a function of morphology

O.K. Farha, A.M. Spokoyny, K.L. Mulfort, S. Galli, J.T. Hupp, C.A. Mirkin

Small, 2009, 5, 1727-1731

56) Entry to nitrogen-containing heterocycles by based-promoted heterocyclization on allenylamides of L-α-aminoacids

G.Broggini, S.Galli, M.Rigamonti, S.Sottocornola, G.Zecchi

Tetrahedron Letters, 2009, 50, 1447-1449

55) Thermally-induced interconversions of metal-pyrimidine-4,6-dicarboxylate polymers. A structural, spectroscopic and magnetic study

N.Masciocchi, S.Galli, G.Tagliabue, A.Sironi, O.Castillo, A.Luque, G.Beobide, W.Wang, M.A.Romero, E.Barea, J.A.R.Navarro

Inorganic Chemistry, 2009, 48, 3087-3094

54) Metalorganic frameworks based on the 1,4-bis(5-tetrazolyl) benzene ligand: the Ag and Cu derivatives

A.Maspero, S.Galli, V.Colombo, G.Peli, N.Masciocchi, S.Stagni, E.Barea, J.A.R.Navarro

Inorganica Chimica Acta, 2009, 362, 4340-4346

53) Polymorphic coordination networks responsive to CO2, moisture and thermal stimuli: porous cobalt(II) and zinc(II) fluoropyrimidinolates

S.Galli, N.Masciocchi, G.Tagliabue, A.Sironi, J.A.R.Navarro, J.M.Salas, L.Mendez-Linan, M.Domingo, M.Perez-Mendoza, E.Barea

Chemistry A European Journal, 2008, 14, 9890-9901

52) Facile preparation of polytopic azoles: synthesis, characterization, and X-ray powder diffraction studies of 1,4-bis(pyrazol-4-yl)-and 1,4-bis(tetrazol-5-yl)benzene

A.Maspero, S.Galli, N.Masciocchi, G.Palmisano

Chemistry Letters, 2008, 37, 956-957

51) Manganese(II) pyrimidine-4,6-dicarboxylates: synthetic, structural, magnetic and adsorption insights into the system

G.Beobide, W.-g.Wang, O.Castillo, A.Luque, P.Roman, G.Tagliabue, S.Galli, J.A.R.Navarro

Inorganic Chemistry, 2008, 47, 5267-5277

50) New copper(I) and silver(I) triazolato-complexes: synthesis, reactivity and catalytic activity in olefin cyclopropanation

G.A.Ardizzoia, S.Brenna, F.Castelli, S.Galli, C.Marelli, A.Maspero

Journal of Organometallic Chemistry, 2008, 693, 1870-1876

49) Synthesis and characterization of 2-aminobenzoimidazolate group 11 coordination polymers: a combined X-ray powder diffraction and 13C CP MAS NMR study

G.A.Ardizzoia, S.Brenna, F.Castelli, S.Galli, N.Masciocchi, A.Maspero

Inorganic Chemistry Communications, 2008, 11, 502-505

48) Guest-induced modification of an ultramicroporous, gismondine-like, copper(II) coordination network

J.A.R.Navarro, E.Barea, A.Rodriguez-Dieguez, J.M.Salas, C.O.Ania, J.B.Parra, N.Masciocchi, S.Galli, A.Sironi

Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2008, 130, 3978-3984

47) Preparation and characterization of solid Co(II) pyrimidinolates in a multifaceted undergraduate laboratory experiment

N.Masciocchi, S.Galli, A.Sironi, G.Dal Monte, E.Barea, J.M.Salas, J.A.R.Navarro

Journal of Chemical Education, 2008, 85, 422-425

46) Polyfunctional inorganic-organic hybrid materials: an unusual kind of NLO active layered mixed metal oxalates with tunable magnetic properties and very large second harmonic generation

E.Cariati, R.Macchi, D.Roberto, R.Ugo, S.Galli, N.Casati, P.Macchi, A.Sironi, L.Bogani, A.Caneschi, D.Gatteschi

Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2007, 129, 9410-9420

45) Sequential self-organization of silver(I) layered materials with strong SHG by J aggregation and intercalation of organic nonlinear optical chromophores through mechanochemical synthesis

E.Cariati, R.Macchi, D.Roberto, R.Ugo, S.Galli, N.Masciocchi, A.Sironi

Chemistry of Materials, 2007, 19, 3704-3711

44) The rich pseudopolymorphic behavior of the tetranuclear [Ni4(dpyatriz)2(NO3)8] complex

H.Casellas, O.Roubeau, S.J.Teat, N.Masciocchi, S.Galli, A.Sironi, P.Gamez, J.Reedijk

Inorganic Chemistry, 2007, 46, 4583-4591

43) Borderline microporous-ultramicroporous palladium(II) coordination polymers. Effect of pore functionalization on gas adsorption properties

J.A.R.Navarro, E.Barea, J.M.Salas, N.Masciocchi, S.Galli, A.Sironi, C.O.Ania, J.B.Parra

Journal of Materials Chemistry, 2007, 17, 1939-1946

42) Synthesis, X-ray structures and luminescence properties of three multidimensional metal-organic frameworks incorporating the versatile 5-(pyrimidyl)tetrazolato bridging ligand

A.Rodriguez-Dieguez, A.Salinas-Castillo, S.Galli, N.Masciocchi, J.M.Gutierrez-Zorrilla, P.Vitoria, E.Colacio

Dalton Transations, 2007, 1821-1828

41) Structural and magnetic properties of layered copper(II) coordination polymers intercalating s and f metal ions

J.A.R.Navarro, E.Barea, J.M.Salas, N.Masciocchi, S.Galli, A.Sironi

Inorganic Chemistry, 2007, 46, 2988-2997

40) The synthesis of a new dithiophosphonic acid and its coordination properties toward Ni(II): a combined NMR and X-ray diffraction study

E.Alberti, G.A.Ardizzoia, S.Brenna, F.Castelli, S.Galli, A.Maspero

Polyhedron, 2007, 26, 958-966

39) X-ray powder diffraction characterization of the elusive tetraphosphine Si(CH2PPh2)4 silane

N.Masciocchi, S.Galli, M.Bogza, J.Bluemel

Powder Diffraction, 2007, 22, 55

38) [Mn2(Fpymo)4(H2O)4]: synthesis, structure, magnetism and thermally induced solid-to-solid polymerisation reactions

E.Ruiz-Agudo, S.Galli, J.A.R.Navarro

Inorganica Chimica Acta, 2007, 360, 84-90


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