Stereochemical Studies on the Addition of Allylsilanes to Aldehydes. The SE’ Component (with N. G. Almstead) J. Mex. Chem. Soc. 2009, 53, 174-192.
 Synthesis and Reactivity of Enantiomerically Enriched Thiiranium Ions (with T. Vogler) Chem. Eur. J. 2009, 15, 11737-11745.
 Total Synthesis of Isodomoic Acids G and H (with J. H. –C. Liu and J. M. Muhuhi) J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009, 131, 14188-14189.
 On the Mechanism of Lewis Base Catalyzed Aldol Addition Reactions: Kinetic and Spectroscopic Investigations Using Rapid-Injection NMR (with B. M. Eklov, P. J. Yao, and M. D. Eastgate) J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009, 131, 11770-11787.
 Vinylation with Inexpensive Silicon-Based Reagents: Preparation of 3- Vinylquinoline and 4-Vinylbenzophenone (with C. R. Butler) Org. Synth. 2009, 86, 274-286.
 The Interplay of Invention, Discovery, Development, and Application in Organic Synthetic Methodology J. Org. Chem. 2009, 74, 2915-2927.
 Preparation of 2,3-Disubstituted Indoles by Sequential Larock Heteroannulation and Silicon-Based Cross-Coupling Reactions (with J. D. Baird) Tetrahedron 2009, 65, 3120-3129.
 Observation of Direct Sulfenium and Selenenium Group Transfer from Thiiranium and Seleniranium Ions to Alkenes (with W. R. Collins and M. D. Cullen) J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009, 131, 3490-3492.
 Cross-Coupling Reactions of Aromatic and Heteroaromatic Silanolates with Aromatic and Heteroaromatic Halides (with R.C. Smith, W-t.T. Chang, and J.M. Muhuhi) J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009, 131, 3104-3118.
 Catalytic, Nucleophilic Allylation of Aldehydes with Allyl Acetate (with S. T. Nguyen) Org. Lett. 2009, 11, 781-784.
 Palladium- (and nickel-) catalyzed vinylation of aryl halides (with C. R. Butler) Chem. Commun. 2009, 20-33.