Tobias Engesser

Tobias Engesser


Dr. rer. nat.






  • IR-Spektroskopie
  • Raman-Spektroskopie
  • UV/Vis-Spektroskopie
  • Elementaranalyse
  • Mößbauer-Spektroskopie
  • Laserschutzbeauftragter




  • Tobias A. Engesser, Andrei Kindjajev, Jannik Junge, Jan Krahmer and Felix Tuczek

    "A Chatt-type Catalyst with One Coordination Site for Dinitrogen Reduction to Ammonia”

    Chem. Eur. J. 2020, 26, 14807-14812. DOI: 10.1002/chem.202003549. (Open Access)
    "Front Cover". "Cover Profile".

  • J. van Dinter, K. Synnatschke, T. A. Engesser, S. Indris, N. Wolff, O. Gronenberg, M. Etter, G. Cibin, L. Kieynle, C. Backes, W. Bensch

    "What happens structurally and chemically during sodium uptake and release by Ni2P2S6: a combined X-ray diffraction, X-ray absorption, pair distribution function and MAS NMR analysis"

    J. Mater. Chem. A 2020 8, 22401-22415. DOI: 10.1039/D0TA07889A

  • J. Benecke, E. S. Grape, T. A. Engesser, A. K. Inge, N. Stock, H. Reinsch

    "Observation of Three Different Linker Conformers in a Scandium Ferrocendicarboxylate Coordination Polymer"

    CrystEngComm 2020 22, 5569-5572. DOI: 10.1039/D0CE00986E.

  • J. Benecke, E. S. Grape, A. Fuß, S. Wöhlbrandt, T. A. Engesser, A. K. Inge, N. Stock, H. Reinsch

    "Polymorphous Indium MOFs based on a Ferrocene Linker: Redox Activity, Porosity and Structural Diversity"

    Inorg. Chem. 2020 59, 14, 9969-9978. DOI: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.0c01124.

  • M. Pfeil, T. A. Engesser, A. Koch, J. Junge, J. Krahmer, C. Näther and F. Tuczek

    "Oligodentate Phosphine Ligand with Phospholane End Groups: New Synthetic Access and Application to Molybdenum-Based Synthetic Nitrogen Fixation"

    Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2020 15-16, 1437-1448. DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201901068.

  • S. Ossinger, L. Kipgen, H. Naggert, M. Bernien, A. J. Britton, F. Nickel, L. M. Arruda, I. Kumberg, T. A. Engesser, E. Golias, C. Näther, F. Tuczek and W. Kuch

    "Effect of ligand methylation on the spin-switching properties of surface-supported spin-crossover molecules"

    J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 2019 32, 114003. DOI: 10.1088/1361-648X/ab5c92.

  • J. Benecke, S. Mangelsen, T. A. Engesser, T. Weyrich, J. Junge, N. Stock and H. Reinsch

    "A porous and redox active ferrocene-dicarboxylic acid based aluminium MOF with MIL-53-architecture"

    Dalton Trans. 2019 48, 16737-16743. DOI: 10.1039/c9dt03489g.

  • T. A. Engesser, W. Transue, P. Weis, C. C. Cummins and I. Krossing

    "As-P vs. P-P Insertion in AsP3: Kinetic Control of the Formation of [AsP3NO]+"

    Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2019 21, 2607-2612. DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201900267.

  • B. Herzigkeit, R. Jurgeleit, B. M. Flöser, N. E. Meißner, T. A. Engesser, C. Näther and F. Tuczek

    "Employing linear tridentate ligands with pyrazole endgroups in catalytic Tyrosinase model chemistry: Does hemilability matter?"

    Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2019 17, 2258-2266. DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201900242.

  • T. Weyrich, J. Krahmer, T. A. Engesser, C. Näther and F. Tuczek

    "Molybdenum dinitrogen complex supported by a cyclohexane-based triphosphine ligand and dmpm"

    Dalton Trans, 2019 48, 6019-6025. DOI: 10.1039/C8DT04738C.

  • B. Herzigkeit, B. M. Flöser, N. E. Meißner, T. A. Engesser and F. Tuczek

    "Click. Coordinate. Catalyze. Using CuAAC Click Ligands in Small-Molecule Model Chemistry of Tyrosinase"

    ChemCatChem, 2018 10, 5402-5405. DOI: 10.1002/cctc.201801606.

  • B. Herzigkeit, B. M. Flöser, T. A. Engesser, C. Näther and F. Tuczek

    "Tyrosinase model systems supported by pyrazolylmethylpyridine ligands: electronic and steric factors influencing the catalytic activity and impact of complex equilibria in solution"

    Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2018, 3058-3069. DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201800319.

  • T. A. Engesser, D. Kratzert and I. Krossing

    "Homoleptic Trichloroaceto-nitrile Complexes"

    Z. Allg. Anorg. Chem., 2018, 644, 652-656. DOI: 10.1002/zaac.201800061.

  • T. A. Engesser, C. Friedmann, A. Martens, P. Malinowski, D. Kratzert and I. Krossing

    "Homoleptic Gold Acetonitrile Complexes with Medium to Very Weakly Coordinating Counterions: Effect on Aurophilicity?"

    Chem. Eur. J., 2016, 22, 15085 – 15094. DOI : 10.1002/chem.201602797.

  • T. A. Engesser, M. Lichtenthaler, M Schleep and I. Krossing

    "Reactive P-Block Cations Stabilized by Weakly Coordinating Anions"

    Chem. Soc. Rev., 2016, 45, 789-899. DOI: 10.1039/c5cs00672d.

  • P. J. W. Elder, T. L. Roemmele, M. Taghavikish, T. A. Engesser, H. Scherer, I. Krossing, R. T. Boeré and T. Chivers

    "Structural Changes Upon Oxidation of (PtBu2)2 and 1,4-(CH2)2(PtBu)4: Transannular P–P Interactions in Cations of the 1,4-C2P4 Ring"

    Heteroatom Chem. , 2014, 25(6), 501. DOI: 10.1002/hc.21193.

  • T. A. Engesser and I. Krossing

    "Recent advances in the syntheses of homopolyatomic cations of the non metallic elements C‚ N‚ P‚ S‚ Cl‚ Br‚ I and Xe"

    Coord. Chem. Rev. , 2013, 257, 946. DOI: 10.1016/j.ccr.2012.07.025.

  • T. A. Engesser, P. Hrobárik, N. Trapp, P. Eiden, H. Scherer, M. Kaupp and I. Krossing

    "[TeX3]+ Cations Stabilized by the Weakly Coordinating [Al(ORF)4] Anion: FIR Spectra, Raman Spectra, and Evaluation of an Abnormal Halogen Dependence of the 125Te NMR Chemical Shifts"

    ChemPlusChem, 2012, 77, 643. DOI: 10.1002/cplu.201200025.

  • T. Köchner, T. A. Engesser, H. Scherer, D. A. Plattner, A. Steffani and I. Krossing

    "[P9]+[Al(ORF)4]-, the Salt of a Homopolyatomic Phosphorus Cation"

    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2012, 51, 6529. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201201262.

    "Endlich positiv: [P9]+[Al(ORF)4]-, das Salz eines homopolyatomaren Phosphorkations"

    Angew. Chem., 2012, 124, 6635. DOI: 10.1002/ange.201201262.

    („Editors Choice“ in Science 2012, 337, 270.)

  • T. Köchner, N. Trapp, T. A. Engesser, A. J. Lehner, C. Röhr, S. Riedel, C. Knapp, H. Scherer and I. Krossing

    "In-Between Complex and Cluster: A 14-Vertex Cage in [Ag2Se12]2+"

    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2011, 50, 11253. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201104666.

    "Zwischen Komplex und Cluster: Ein 14-eckiger Käfig in [Ag2Se12]2+"

    Angew. Chem., 2011, 123, 11449. DOI: 10.1002/ange.201104666.

  • T. Köchner, S. Riedel, A. J. Lehner, H. Scherer, I. Raabe, T. A. Engesser, F. W. Scholz, U. Gellrich, P. Eiden, R. A. Paz-Schmidt, D. A. Plattner and I. Krossing

    "The Reaction of White Phosphorus with NO+/NO2+[Al(ORF)4]-: The [P4NO]+ Cluster Formed by an Unexpected Nitrosonium Insertion"

    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2010, 49, 8139. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201003031.

    "Die Reaktion des weißen Phosphors mit NO+/NO2+[Al(ORF)4]-: Bildung von [P4NO]+ durch eine unerwartete Nitrosonium-Insertion"

    Angew. Chem., 2010, 122, 8316. DOI: 10.1002/ange.201003031.