Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences - Ray Group

Tarali Devi

Dr. rer. nat. Tarali Devi


Tel: +49 30 2093-7430

Room: 1'223



Research topic

Biomimetic modelling and spectroscopic studies of non-heme enzyme active sites.


  1. "Acid-promoted hydride transfer from an NADH analogue to a Cr(III)-superoxo complex via a proton-coupled hydrogen atom transfer"
    T. Devi, Y.‐M. Lee, W. Nam, Dalton Trans. 2021, 50, 675-680.
    DOI: 10.1039/D0DT04004E
  2. "Metal ion-coupled electron-transfer reactions of metal-oxygen complexes"
    T. Devi, Y. M. Lee, W. Nam, S. Fukuzumi, Coord. Chem. Rev. 2020, 410, 213219.
    DOI: 10.1016/j.ccr.2020.213219
  3. "Tuning Electron-Transfer Reactivity of a Chromium(III)-superoxo Complex Enabled by Calcium Ion and Other Redox-Inactive Metal Ions" 
    T. Devi, Y.‐M. Lee, W. Nam, S. Fukuzumi, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2020, 142, 365-372.
    DOI: 10.1021/jacs.9b11014
  4. "Aromatic hydroxylation of anthracene derivatives by a chromium(III)-superoxo complex via proton-coupled electron transfer" 
    T. Devi, Y.-M. Lee, W. Nam, S. Fukuzumi, Chem. Commun. 201955, 8286-8289. 
    DOI: 10.1039/c9cc03245b
  5. "Remarkable Acid Catalysis in Proton-Coupled Electron-Transfer Reactions of a Chromium(III)-Superoxo Complex" 
    T. Devi, Y.-M. Lee, W. Nam, S. Fukuzumi, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2018, 140, 8372-8375.
    DOI: 10.1021/jacs.8b02303
  6. "A Chromium(III)-Superoxo Complex as a Three-Electron Oxidant with a Large Tunneling Effect in Multi-Electron Oxidation of NADH Analogues" 
    T. Devi, Dr. Y.‐M. Lee, J. Jung, M. Sankaralingam, W. Nam, S. Fukuzumi, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2017129, 3564-3569. 
    DOI: 10.1002/anie.201611709