Selected Publications

  • Mechanism of the Ru–allenylidene to Ru–indenylidene rearrangement in ruthenium precatalysts for olefin metathesis
    E. Pump, C. Slugovc, L. Cavallo, A. Poater
    Organometallics, 34, 3107-3111 , (2015)
  • Impact of electronic modification of the chelating benzylidene ligand in cis-dichloro-configured second-generation ...
    E. Pump, A. Poater, M. Zirngast, A. Torvisco, R. Fischer, L. Cavallo, C. Slugovc
    Organometallics, 33, 2806-2813 , (2014)
  • The right computational recipe for olefin metathesis with Ru-based catalysts: The whole mechanism of ring-closing o...
    A. Poater, E. Pump, S. V. C. Vummaleti, L. Cavallo
    J. Chem. Theory Computat. 2014, 10, 10., (2014)
  • Pyridine as trigger for chloride isomerisation in chelated ruthenium benzylidene complexes: Implications for olefin...
    M. Zirngast, E. Pump, A. Leitgeb, J. H. Albering, C. Slugovc
    Chem. Commun., 47, 2261-2263 , (2011)
  • Halide exchange in second-generation cis-dihalo ruthenium benzylidene complexes
    E. Pump, R. Fischer, C. Slugovc
    Organometallics, 31, 6972-6979 , (2012)

Education Profile

  • B. Sc., Technical Chemistry, Graz University of Technology, Graz, Austria, 2008
  • M. Sc., Technical Chemistry, Graz University of Technology, Graz, Austria, 2010
  • Ph.D., Technical Chemistry, Graz University of Technology, Graz, Austria, 2014

Professional Profile

  • Since 2015: Postdoctoral fellow, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia

KAUST Affiliations

  • KAUST catalysis Center (KCC)
  • Division of Physical Science and Engineering (PSE)