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AMU iSm2 Service 531
Campus Scientifique de St Jérôme
Marseille cedex 20
Phone number
0491 28 9187
Date of entry
PhD submission
PhD supervisor
Jieping Zhu
Career path
2015 Habilitation on 25th June 2015 (HDR, Associate professor).
2007 Nomination as “Maître de Conférences” (Assistant professor) at Aix-Marseille University with Pr. Jean Rodriguez.
2006/2007 Post-doctoral position at the university of de Bristol (UK, with Pr. V. K. Aggarwal). Palladium catalyzed synthesis of pyrrolidines from vinyl aziridines : application to the synthesis of allo-kaïnic acid.
2003/2006 Ph.D. at the « Institut de Chimie des Substances Naturelles (ICSN) » in Gif-sur-Yvette in the group of Dr. J. Zhu. Multi-component reactions with isocyanoacetic acid derivatives. AstraZeneca fellowship.
1999/2003 Engineering school (CPE Lyon).
1997/1999 DUT Chimie (Saint-Avold). 
Master degree : practical chemistry exercises and tutorial courses in organic chemistry.
Licence degree (MSc) : Lectures, tutorial courses and practical chemistry exercises in organic chemistry
Research themes

Enantioselective organocatalysis ; Multiple Bond-Forming Transformations ; Domino reactions ; Axial chirality ; medium-sized rings

Collaborations and groups
  • Pr. Sébastien Thibaudeau, Institut de Chimie des Milieux et Matériaux de Poitiers, University of Poitiers.
  • Pr. Vincent Dalla, Unité de Recherche en Chimie Organique et Macromoléculaire, Le Havre University.
  • Pr. Evelyne Ollivier, Laboratoire de Pharmacognosie, Ethnopharmacologie et Homéopathie, Faculté de Pharmacie, Aix-Marseille University.
  • Dr. Fabien Robert-Peillard, LCE, Marseille
  • Dr. Daniel Dauzonne, Institut Curie.
Administrative responsabilities
  • Responsible between 2010-2015 of conference planning and invitations of speakers.
  • Co-responsible of health and safety in our team since 2015.
  • Expert and referee for Agence Nationale de la Recherche ANR and for the Petroleum Research Fund.
  • Referee for scientific journals (ACS, RSC, Wiley, Bentham).
Publications (56)
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Determination of dissolved nickel in natural waters using a rapid microplate fluorescence assay method

Fabien Robert-Peillard, El Mountassir El Mouchtari, Damien Bonne, Stéphane Humbel, Jean-Luc Boudenne, Bruno Coulomb, Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy [1994-...], 2022, 275, 121170. <hal-03621175>

Selecting one out of six stereoisomers

Damien Bonne, Jean Rodriguez, Nature Catalysis, 2021, 4, 451-452. <hal-03278289>

On the Enantioselective Phosphoric-Acid-Catalyzed Hantzsch Synthesis of Polyhydroquinolines

Ophélie Quinonero, Clément Lemaitre, Marion Jean, Nicolas Vanthuyne, Christian Roussel, Damien Bonne, Thierry Constantieux, Cyril Bressy, Xavier Bugaut, Jean Rodriguez, Organic Letters, 2021, 23, 3394-3398. <hal-03285117>

Sub-ppb mercury detection in real environmental samples with an improved Rhodamine-based detection system

Sukhdev Singh, Bruno Coulomb, Jean-Luc Boudenne, Damien Bonne, Frédéric Dumur, Bertrand Simon, F. Robert-Peillard, Talanta, 2021, 121909. <hal-03026250>

Simultaneous Control of Central and Helical Chiralities: Expedient Helicoselective Synthesis of Dioxa[6]helicenes

Peng Liu, Xiaoze Bao, Jean-Valère Naubron, Sara Chentouf, Stéphane Humbel, Nicolas Vanthuyne, Marion Jean, Laurent Giordano, Jean Rodriguez, Damien Bonne, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2020, 142, 16199-16204. <hal-02953766>

Enantioselective Organocatalyzed Michael Additions of Nitroalkanes to 4-Arylidenedihydrofuran-2,3-diones and 4-Arylidenepyrrolidine-2,3-diones

Mouhamadou Fofana, Yohan Dudognon, Laura Bertrand, Thierry Constantieux, Jean Rodriguez, Ibrahima Ndiaye, Damien Bonne, Xavier Bugaut, European Journal of Organic Chemistry, 2020, 2020, 3486 - 3490. <hal-03163964>

Enantioenriched Methylene-Bridged Benzazocanes Synthesis by Organocatalytic and Superacid Activations

Rodolphe Beaud, Bastien Michelet, Yasmin Reviriot, Agnès Martin-Mingot, Jean Rodriguez, Damien Bonne, Sébastien Thibaudeau, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2020, 59, 1279-1285. <hal-02436747>

Bidirectional enantioselective synthesis of bis-benzofuran atropisomeric oligoarenes featuring two distal C-C stereogenic axes

Xiaoze Bao, Jean Rodriguez, Damien Bonne, Chemical Science, 2020, 11, 403-408. <hal-02436735>

Enantioselective Synthesis of Atropisomers with Multiple Stereogenic Axes

Xiaoze Bao, Jean Rodriguez, Damien Bonne, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2020, 59, 12623-12634. <hal-02905416>

Modified 3D-printed device for mercury determination in waters

Elodie Mattio, Nadia Ollivier, Fabien Robert-Peillard, Robert Di Rocco, André Margaillan, Christophe Brach-Papa, Joel Knoery, Damien Bonne, Jean-Luc Boudenne, Bruno Coulomb, Analytica Chimica Acta, 2019, 1082, 78-85. <hal-02284950>


Books (3)
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Stereoselective Multiple Bond-Forming Transformations in Organic Synthesis

Eds.: J. Rodriguez, D. Bonne, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA, 2015.

Jean Rodriguez, Damien Bonne. Stereoselective Multiple Bond-Forming Transformations in Organic Synthesis. John Wiley & Sons, 2015, 978-1-118-67271-6. ⟨hal-01323433⟩


David Pierrot, Damien Bonne, Jean Rodriguez 2014, e-EROS Encyclopedia of Reagents for Organic Synthesis. 1–5.

Chapters of books (4)
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Reactions Involving an alpha,beta-Unsaturated Compound as Electrophilic Component with the Michael Addition as the Key Step

J. Rodriguez, D. Bonne, Y. Coquerel, T. Constantieux, dans 'Multicomponent Reactions 2', 'Science of Synthesis Reference Library', T. J. J. Müller, Ed., Thieme, Stuttgart, 2013, Chap. 2.1.1, p. 1-36.

Stereoselective Multicomponent Reactions: from Simple 1,3-Dicarbonyls to Functionalized Chiral Heterocycles

D. Bonne, Y. Coquerel, T. Constantieux, J. Rodriguez in Targets in Heterocyclic Systems - Chemistry and Properties, Vol. 15, Eds.: O. A. Attanasi, D. Spinelli, Societa? Chimica Italiana, Roma, 2011, pp. 140-163. 

Utilisation des dérivés 1,3-dicarbonylés dans les réactions domino et multicomposé

Damien Bonne, Thierry Constantieux, Yoann Coquerel, Jean Rodriguez Techniques de l'Ingénieur 2010, CHV2210

Damien Bonne, Thierry Constantieux, Yoann Coquerel, Jean Rodriguez. Utilisation des dérivés 1,3-dicarbonylés dans les réactions domino et multicomposé. Ideas in Chemistry and Molecular Sciences: Advances in Synthetic Chemistry, pp.CHV2210, 2010. ⟨hal-00680619⟩