Dr. Mónica H. Pérez-Temprano


Group Leader:
Mónica H. Pérez –Temprano

Administrative Support: 
María José Gutiérrez

Postdoctoral Researchers:
Sara Martínez / Juan M. Sarria (until Aug.)

PhD Students:
Jesús San José / Angel Luís Mudarra

Master Students:
Raül Lleberia (until July) / Carlota Odena

Summer Fellow:
Milos Selakovic


The group of Dr. Pérez-Temprano is focused on the development of new synthetic catalytic methods with cobalt through detailed knowledge of the catalytic process. To develop their research projects, they apply different approaches, from synthetic organic chemistry to mechanical studies, including the capture of highly reactive reaction intermediates.


‘Highlights from the 53rd EUCHEM conference on stereochemistry, Bürgenstock, Switzerland, May 2018’
A. Milo, M. H. Pérez-Temprano
Chem. Commun. 2018, 10014-10020

‘HFIPassisted CH functionalization by Cp*Co(III): Promoted Access to Key Reactive Cobaltacycles and Implication in Catalysis’
J. Sanjosé-Orduna, J. M. Sarria Toro, M. H. Perez-Temprano
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2018, 57, 11369-11373

‘New vistas in transmetalation with discrete “AgCF₃” species: Implications in Pd‐mediated trifluoromethylation reactions’
S. Martínez de Salinas, A. Mudarra, J. Benet-Buchholz, T. Parella, F. Maseras, M. H. Perez-Temprano
Chem. Eur. J 2018, 24, 11895-11898,


Alternatives to Traditional Cross-Coupling Reactions to promote C-C Bond Formation: Investigation of Bimetallic Systems and Cobalt Catalysis
Ministerio | Ref: CTQ2016-79942-P

C-H Activation in Organic Synthesis
COST-European Cooperation in Science and Technology | Ref: EU Cost Action 15106

Small molecules activation: From climate change responsible to sustainable and renewable feedstock
Ministerio | Ref: EUIN2017-87980

ICIQ-Starting Career Programme
Ministerio, Severo Ochoa | Ref: ICIQ-SCP


Mónica H. Pérez-Temprano among the “Talented 12” in chemical research

International Day of Women in Science: Interview with Dr. Mónica H. Pérez-Temprano