Elias Van den Broeck

PhD Fellow (EA17)
+32 (0)9 264 65 62
​​​​​Tech Lane Ghent Science Park, Campus Ardoyen
Technologiepark 46, 9052 Zwijnaarde, Belgium
Office n°027

A1 Publications

Published online

Unexpected formation of 2,2-dichloro-N-(chloromethyl)acetamides during attempted Staudinger 2,2-dichloro-β-lactam synthesis , S. Deketelaere, E. Van den Broeck, L. Cools, D. Deturck, H. Naeyaert, K. Van Hecke, C. Stevens, V. Van Speybroeck, M. D'Hooghe , European Journal of Organic Chemistry , Published online , 2021 , IF: 3.021



Reductive imino-pinacol coupling reaction of halogenated aromatic imines and iminium ions catalyzed by precious metal catalysts using hydrogen , K.N.R. Dumoleijn, E. Van den Broeck, J. Stavinoha, V. Van Speybroeck, K. Moonen, C.V. Stevens , Journal of Catalysis , 400, 103-113 , 2021 , IF: 7.888 , Q1
Access to bio-renewable and CO2-based polycarbonates from exovinylene cyclic carbonates , F. Siragusa, E. Van den Broeck, C. Ocando, A. Müller, G. De Smet, B. U. W. Maes, J. De Winter, V. Van Speybroeck, B. Grignard, C. Detrembleur , ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering , 9 (4), 1714–1728 , 2021 , IF: 7.632 , 8/143 [Q1]


Cation−π Interactions Accelerate the Living Cationic Ring-Opening Polymerization of Unsaturated 2-Alkyl-2-oxazolines , E. Van den Broeck, B. Verbraeken, K. Dedecker, P. Cnudde, L. Vanduyfhuys, T. Verstraelen, K. Van Hecke, V. V. Jerca, S. Catak, R. Hoogenboom, V. Van Speybroeck , Macromolecules , 53, 10, 3832-3846 , 2020 , IF: 5.997 , 5/87 [Q1]
The potential of anthocyanins from blueberries as a natural dye for cotton: A combined experimental and theoretical study , K.T. Phan, E. Van den Broeck, V. Van Speybroeck, K. De Clerck, K. Raes, S. De Meester , Dyes and Pigments , 176, 108180 , 2020 , IF: 4.018 , 1/24 [Q1]
Brønsted Acid Catalyzed Tandem Defunctionalization of Biorenewable Ferulic acid and Derivates into Bio-catechol , J. Bomon, E. Van den Broeck, M. Bal, Y. H. Liao, S. Sergeyev, V. Van Speybroeck, B. F. Sels, B. U. W. Maes , Angewandte Chemie int. Ed. , 59 (8), 3063-3068 , 2020 , IF: 12.257 , 17/172 [Q1]


A switchable domino process for the construction of novel CO2‐sourced sulfur‐containing building blocks and polymers , F. Ouhib, B. Grignard, E. Van den Broeck, A. Luxen, K. Robeyns, V. Van Speybroeck, C. Jerome, C. Detrembleur , Angewandte Chemie int. Ed. , 58 (34), 11768-11773 , 2019 , IF: 12.257 , 17/172 [Q1]


Reactivity of 3-oxo-β-lactams with respect to primary amines - an experimental and computational approach , N. Piens, H. Goossens, D. Hertsen, S. Deketelaere, L. Crul, L. Demeurisse, J. De Moor, E. Van den Broeck, K. Mollet, K. Van Hecke, V. Van Speybroeck, M. D'Hooghe , Chemistry - A European Journal , 2017 (23), 1-9 , 2017 , IF: 5.317 , 29/166 [Q1]

Other Publications


(D2) , Computationele studie van de reactiviteit van 3-oxo-beta-lactamen , E. Van den Broeck , Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. ir. Matthias D'hooge, Prof. Dr. ir. Veronique Van Speybroeck , 2017

Keynote / Plenary / Invited talks



Transformation of aromatic biorefinery products into building blocks for fine chemicals , J. Bomon, E. Blondiaux, E. Van den Broeck, P. Mampuys, V. Van Speybroeck, B. F. Sels, B. U. W. Maes , 23rd Merck Organic Chemistry Symposium , Belgium (Blankenberge) , do, 05/12/2019 t/m vr, 06/12/2019
Exploring the potential of anthocyanins as a natural dye for non-food applications , K.T. Phan, E. Van den Broeck, V. Van Speybroeck, K. De Clerck, K. Raes, S. De Meester , 23rd Green Chemistry & Engineering conference (GCE) ; 9th International conference on Green and Sustainable Chemistry (GSC) , Reston, VA, USA , di, 11/06/2019 t/m do, 13/06/2019



Mechanistic Insights on the Water-Zeolite Synergy in the Conversion of Biomass-Derived Guaiacol , M. Bocus, E. Van den Broeck, M. Bal, X. Wu, L. Vanduyfhuys, B. U. W. Maes, B. F. Sels, V. Van Speybroeck , Water in Zeolites Workshop , Liblice Castle, Czech Republic , zo, 19/09/2021 t/m wo, 22/09/2021


Towards an understanding of the role of π-cation interactions in accelerating living cationic ring-opening polymerization of unsaturated alkyl-2-oxazolines , E. Van den Broeck, B. Verbraeken, P. Cnudde, K. Dedecker, R. Demuynck, T. Verstraelen, L. Vanduyfhuys, S. Catak, R. Hoogenboom, V. Van Speybroeck , Cecam Workshop - Frontiers and challenges of computing metals for biochemical, medical and technological applications , Paris, France , wo, 11/07/2018 t/m vr, 13/07/2018