Marta Feroci

Dr. Marta Feroci

Dept. SBAI (Scienze di Base e Applicate per l'Ingegneria)

Sapienza Università di Roma, Italy

Associate Professor






1994   PhD, University Sapienza of Rome, Organic Chemistry

1991   Qualification for the profession of Chemist

1990   Chemistry degree, University Sapienza of Rome, Organic Chemistry


Publications (Selected)

  1. Marta Feroci, Isabella Chiarotto, Francesca D'Anna, Gianpiero Forte, Renato Noto, Achille Inesi, "Stability and Organocatalytic Efficiency of N-Heterocyclic Carbenes Electrogenerated in Organic Solvents from Imidazolium Ionic Liquids." Electrochimica Acta, 2015, 153, 122-129.
  2. Isabella Chiarotto, Marta Feroci, Gianpiero Forte, Monica Orsini, Achille Inesi, “Proton Exchange Equilibrium between bases and BMImBF4. An Electrochemical Procedure to Evaluate the Presence of Carbene for Synthetic Applications”,ChemElectroChem., 2014, 1, 1525-1530.
  3. Marta Feroci, Isabella Chiarotto, Gianpiero Forte, Stefano Vecchio Ciprioti, Achille Inesi, “Stability and CO2 Capture Ability of Electrogenerated N-Heterocyclic carbene in the Parent 1-Butyl-3-methylimidazoliun ionic liquid (BMIm-X): the role of the anion X-.”, ChemElectroChem., 2014, 1, 1407-1414.
  4. Gianpiero Forte, Isabella Chiarotto, Achille Inesi, Maria Antonietta Loreto, Marta Feroci, "Electrogenerated N-Heterocyclic Carbene in Ionic Liquid: an Insight into the Mechanism of the Oxidative Esterification of Aromatic Aldehydes", Advanced Synthesis and Catalysis, 2014, 356, 1773-1781.
  5. Marta Feroci, Isabella Chiarotto, Gianpiero Forte, Simonetti Giovanna, Felicia Diodata D'Auria, Louis Maes, Luigi Scipione, Laura Friggeri, Roberto Di Santo, Daniela De Vita, Silvano Tortorella, "Efficient electrochemical N-alkylation of N-Boc-protected 4-aminopyridines: towards new biologically active compounds", ISRN Org. Chem., 2014, 10 pages, doi: 10.1155/2014/621592
  6. Marta Feroci, Isabella Chiarotto, Gianpiero Forte, Achille Inesi, “An electrochemical methodology for the cyclic CO2 ‘‘catchand release’’. The role of the electrogenerated N-heterocyclic carbene in BMIm-BF4”, Journal of CO2Utilization, 2013, 2, 29-34.
  7. Marta Feroci, Isabella Chiarotto, Stefano Vecchio Ciprioti, Achille Inesi, “On the reactivity and stability of electrogenerated N-heterocyclic carbene in parent 1-butyl-3-methyl-1H-imidazolium tetrafluoroborate: Formation and use of N-heterocyclic carbene-CO2 adduct as latent catalyst”, Electrochimica Acta, 2013, 109, 95–101.
  8. Isabella Chiarotto, Marta Feroci, Giovanni Sotgiu, Achille Inesi, “The dual role of ionic liquid BmimBF4, precursor of N-heterocyclic carbene and solvent, in the oxidative esterification of aldehydes.”, Tetrahedron, 2013,69,8088-8095.
  9. Laura Friggeri, Flavio Ballante, Rino Ragno, Ira Musmuca, Daniela De Vita, Fabrizio Manetti, Mariangela Biava, Luigi Scipione, Roberto Di Santo, Roberta Costi, Marta Feroci, and Silvano Tortorella., “Pharmacophore Assessment Through 3-D QSAR:evaluation of the predictive ability on new derivatives by the application on a serie of antitubercularagents.”, J. Chem. Inf. Model., 2013, 53, 1463−1474.
  10. Marta Feroci, Isabella Chiarotto, and Achille Inesi, "Electrolysis of Ionic Liquids. A Possible Keystone for the Achievement of Green, Solvent-Catalyst Systems.", Curr. Org. Chem., 2013, 17, 204-219.
  11. Marta Feroci, Isabella Chiarotto, and Achille Inesi, "Internal redox amidation of a,b-unsaturated aldehydes in ionic liquids. The electrochemical route", Electrochim. Acta, 2013, 89, 692-699.
  12. Isabella Chiarotto, Marta Feroci, Giovanni Sotgiu, and Achille Inesi, "Electrogenerated N-heterocyclic carbene in the parent room temperature ionic liquid as efficient medium for the transesterification/acylation reaction",Eur. J. Org. Chem., 2013, 326-331.