J. M. Oaksmith, U. Peters, B. Ganem, “A 3-Component Condensation Leading to b-Amino Acid Diamides: Convergent Assembly of b-Peptide Analogs,” J. Am. Chem. Soc, 125, 13606 (2004)
Ganem, B. “Strategies for Innovation in Multicomponent Reaction Design,” Acc. Chem. Res. 42, 463 (2009).
L. Fan, R. W. Lewis, G. P. Hess, B. Ganem, “A New Synthesis of Caged GABA Compounds for Studying GABAA Receptors,” Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 19, 3932 (2009).
H. V. Le, L. Fan, B. Ganem, “A Practical and Inexpensive ‘Convertible’ Isonitrile for Use in Multicomponent Reactions,” Tetrahedron Lett. 52, 2209 (2011).
H. V. Le, B. Ganem, “Trifluoroacetic Anhydride-Catalyzed Oxidation of Isonitriles by DMSO: A Rapid, Convenient Synthesis of Isocyanates,” Org. Lett. 13, 2584 (2011).
G. Sanguineti, H. V. Le, B. Ganem, “Studies on the Synthesis of Amidoximes from Nitroalkanes,” Tetrahedron 67, 10208 (2011).
Awards and Distinctions
Esselen Award (ACS Northeast Section) for Chemistry in the Public Interest, 2012
Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2010
Weiss Presidential Fellow, Cornell University, 2008
Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award (Small Business), 2007
American Chemical Society Award for Creative Invention, 2007
The Harvey Society, Elected Member, 2003
Chemical Manufacturers Association National Catalyst Award, 1999
American Chemical Society Arthur C. Cope Scholar Award, 1996