Thies Thiemann

Prof. Thies Thiemann

United Arab Emirates University, UAE



1983 – 1992 University of Hamburg, Germany (Organic Chemistry)

1982 – 1983 University of Tübingen, Germany (Organic Chemistry)

1980 – 1982 University of Hamburg, Germany (Chemistry and Physics)

Publications (Selected)

  1. T. Thiemann, Y. Tanaka, S. Hisaindee, M. Kaabi, J. Chem. Res., 2010, 34 – 38. A study of the Suzuki-Miyaura reaction of chloroarenes using Pd(PPh3)4 as catalyst
  2. G.-B. Liu, H.-Y. Zhao, B. Yang, T. Thiemann, Green Chem. Lett. Rev., 2010, 4, 1 - 6. Zinc dust-mediated reductive degradation of decabromodiphenyl ether
  3. C. Neves Oliveira, G. Morais, M. Imai, E. Inohae, C. Yamamoto, S. Mataka, T. Thiemann, J. Chem. Res., 2010, 158 – 162. Acid catalysed reaction of estrones with neopentyl glycol under forced conditions
  4. M. Imai, G. Ribeiro Morais, B. al-Hindawi, M. al Sulaibi, M. Meetani, T. Thiemann, J. Chem. Res., 2010, 325 – 329. Acid catalysed reaction indanones, tetralones and benzocycloheptanones with neopentyl glycol and other alkanediols under forced conditions
  5. C. Burmester, S. Mataka, T. Thiemann, Synth. Commun., 2010, 40, 3196 - 3208. Synthesis of non-symmetric Divinylarenes by a Heck/Wittig reaction combination
  6. K. Yamamoto, T. Thiemann, J. Chem. Res., 2011, 35, 246 - 250. Suzuki-Miyaura cross-coupling and Heck-Mizoroki reactions catalysed by Pd on carbon nanofibres
  7. C. Neto, C. Melo, L. Gano, F. Marques, T. Thiemann, I. Santos, J. Inorg. Biochem., 2012, 111, 1 - 9. Novel estradiol based complexes of Tc-99m
  8. C. Neto, M. C. Oliveira, L. Gano, F. Marques, T. Yasuda, T. Thiemann, T. Kniess, I. Santos, Steroids, 2012, 77, 1123 - 1132. Novel 7-alkoxy-17a-(4'-halophenylethynyl)estradiols as potential SPECT/PET imaging agents for estrogen receptor expressing tumours: synthesis and binding affinity evaluation
  9. L. Garcia-Cruz, J. Iniesta, T. Thiemann, V. Montiel, Electrochem. Commun., 2012, 22, 200 - 202. Surprising electrooxidation of propargyl alcohol to (Z)-3-(2-propynoxy)-2- propenoic acid at a NiOOH electrode in alkaline me­dium
  10. A. Gomis Berenguer, M. Gomez-Mingot, V. Montiel, A. Canals, T. Thiemann R. O. Kadara, C. E. Banks, J. Iniesta, RSC Advances, 2012, 2, 7735 – 7742. Exploring the electrochemical behavior of screen printed electrodes in a room tem­perature ionic liquid
  11. G. Morais, T. Thiemann, J. Chem. Res., 2012, 36, 548 – 553. Synthesis of estradiol-cinnamide conjugates
  12. M. C. Oliveira, C. Neto, L. Gano, F. Marques, I. Santos, T. Thiemann, A. C. Santos, F. Botelho, C. F. Oliveira, Current Radiopharmaceuticals, 2012, 5, 124 - 141. Estrogen receptor ligands for targeting breast tumours: A brief outlook on radioiodination strategies
  13. M. C. Oliveira, C. Neto, G. Morais, T. Thiemann, Curr. Med. Chem., 2013, 20, 222 - 245. Steroid receptor ligands for breast cancer targeting: an insight into their potential role as PET imaging agents
  14. A. Gomis-Berenguer, M. Gomez-Mingot, L. Garcia-Cruz, T. Thiemann, C. E. Banks, V. Montiel, J. Iniesta, J. Phys. Org. Chem., 2013, 26, 367 - 375. The electrochemistry of arylated anthraquinones in room temperature ionic liquids
  15. S. Cunha, L. Gano, G. Morais, T. Thiemann, M. C. Oliveira, Steroid. Biochem. Mol. Biol., 2013, 137, 223 - 241. Progesterone receptor targeting with radiolabelled steroids: an approach in predicting breast cancer response to therapy
  16. N. Saleh, M. B. al Hindawi, L. Al-Kaabi, L. Ali, S. S. Ashraf, T. Thiemann, B. al Hindawi, M. Meetani, Int. J. Pharm., 2014, 460, 53 - 62. Intermolecular interactions between cucurbit[7]uril and pilocarpine
  17. Y. Al Jasem, M. Barkhad, M. Al Khazali, H. Pervez Butt, N. Ashraf El-Khwass, M. AlAzani, B. al Hindawi, T. Thiemann, J. Chem. Res., 2014, 38, 80 – 84. Two ways of preparing benzonitriles using BrCCl3-PPh3 as the reagent
  18. L. Garcia-Cruz, A. Saez, C. O. Ania, J. Solla-Gullon, T. Thiemann, J. Iniesta, V. Montiel, Carbon, 2014, 73, 291 - 302. Electrocatalytic activity of Ni-doped nanoporous carbons in the electrooxidation of propargyl alcohol
  19. Y. S. Mary, K. Raju, C. Y. Panicker, A. A. Al-Saadi, T. Thiemann, Spectrochim. Acta, Part A, 2014, 131, 471 - 483. Molecular conformational analysis, vibrational spectra, NBO analysis and first hyperpolarizability of (2E)-3-(3-chlorophenyl)prop-2-enoic anhydride based on density functional theory calculations
  20. Y.S. Mary, H. T. Varghese, C.Y. Panicker, T. Thiemann, A. A.Al-Saadi, S. A. Popoola, C. Van Alsenoy, Y. Al Jasem, Spectrochim. Acta, Part A, 2015, 150, 533 – 542. Molecular conformational analysis, vibrational spectra, NBO, NLO, HOMO-LUMO and molecular docking studies of ethyl 3-(E)-(anthracen-9-yl)prop-2-enoate based on density functional theory calculations