Nicholas Peraino

Nicholas Peraino

Research Associate
Mass Spectrometry Laboratory Manager

(313) 577-7564

nperaino@chem.wayne.edu

059 A. Paul Schaap Chemistry Bldg.

Curriculum vitae

Nicholas Peraino

Research interest(s)/area of expertise

  • Organic Synthesis, Reaction kinetics, Metabolomics

Education

  • B.S. Chemical Engineering: Life Sciences, Western Michigan Unviersity (ABET, EIT)
  • Ph.D. Biomedical Sciences: Health and Environmental Chemistry, Oakland University

Selected publications

“Asymmetric synthesis of γ-lactones through Koga amine-controlled addition of enediolates to α,β-unsaturated sulfoxonium salts” Journal of Organic Chemistry, December 2, 2016, Nicholas J. Peraino, Sven Kaster, Kraig A. Wheeler, and Nessan J. Kerrigan

"Catalytic Asymmetric Synthesis of Ketene Heterodimer β-Lactones: Scope and Limitations." Journal of Organic Chemistry, August 4, 2016, Shi Chen, Ahmad A. Ibrahim, Nicholas J. Peraino, Divya Nalla, Mukulesh Mondal, Maxwell Van Raaphorst, and Nessan J. Kerrigan

“Diastereoselective Synthesis of γ-Lactones through Reaction of Enediolates with α,β-Unsaturated Sulfoxonium Salts” Organic Letters, March 18, 2015, Nicholas J. Peraino, Kraig A. Wheeler, and Nessan J. Kerrigan

"Asymmetric Synthesis of γ-Lactones through Reaction of Sulfoxonium Ylides, Aldehydes and Ketenes" Tetrahedron Letters, June 6, 2014, Nicholas J. Peraino, Han-Jen Ho, Mukulesh Mondal, Nessan J. Kerrigan

“Regioselective synthesis of highly substituted enol esters from ketoketene dimer β-lactones” Archive of Organic Chemistry, 2014, Eric C. Salo, Kyle R. Dayak, Jacob Huxford, Pei-Hsun Wei, Nicholas J. Peraino and Nessan J. Kerrigan

“6'-Methoxy-(8S,9R)-cinchonan-9-yl N-tert-butoxycarbonyl-2-pyrrolidinecarboxylate.” Encyclopedia of Reagents for Organic Synthesis, April 22, 2013, Nicholas J. Peraino and Nessan J. Kerrigan

“Diastereoselective Reaction of Sulfoxonium Ylides, Aldehydes and Ketenes: An Approach to trans-γ-Lactones.” Journal of Organic Chemistry, April 3, 2013. Mukulesh Mondal, Han-Jen Ho, Nicholas J. Peraino, Melanie A. Gary, Kraig A. Wheeler, and Nessan J. Kerrigan
 

Courses taught

Organic Chemistry Lab TA

Other qualifications directly relevant to courses taught

NCEES FE (EIT)