Dr. Bartłomiej PIGULSKI


MSc 2011, PhD 2015

+48 71 375 76 38 (lab room 2.044)
+48 71 375 70 22 (office 2.034)



Researcher ID : J-9175-2017
ORCID: 0000-0002-9925-2878

Bartłomiej Pigulski received his PhD degree in 2015 at the Faculty of Chemistry, University of Wrocław. His scientific interests are focused on the synthesis and reactivity of alkynes, haloalkynes and polyynes.



1. Pigulski, B.; Cichos, J.; Szafert, S. ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering 2017, 5, 7077-7085 'Polyynes as Precursors of Photoluminescent Solvent Polarity Probes'

2. Gulia, N.; Pigulski, B.; Szafert, S. Arkivoc 2017, 191-204. 'Reactivity of 3-halopropynols: X-ray crystallographic analysis of 1,1-dihalocumulenes and 2+2 cycloaddition products'


3. Pigulski, B.; Męcik, P.; Cichos, J.; Szafert, S. The Journal of Organic Chemistry 2017, 82, 1487-1498. 'Use of stable amine-capped polyynes in the regioselctive synthesis of push-pull thiophenes' Highlighted in Synfacts: Synfacts 2017, 13, 480.
4. Pigulski, B.; Arendt, A.; Tomilin, D. N.; Sobenina. L. N.; Trofimov, B. A.; Szafert, S. The Journal of Organic Chemistry 2016, 81, 9188-9198. 'Transition-Metal Free Mechanochemical Approach to Polyyne Substituted Pyrroles' Highlighted in Synfacts as Synfact of the Month: Synfacts 2016, 12, 1245.
5. Pigulski, B.; Gulia, N.; Szafert, S. Chemistry - A European Journal 2015, 21, 17769-17778.  'Synthesis of Long Palladium End-Capped Polyynes through the Use of Asymmetric 1-Iodopolyynes'
6.Tomilin, D. N.; Pigulski, B.; Gulia, N.; Arendt, A.; Sobenina, L. N.; Mikhaleva, A. I.; Szafert, S.; Trofimov, B. A.  RSC Advances 2015, 573241-73248.  'Direct Synthesis of Butadiynyl-Substituted Pyrroles under Solvent- and Transition Metal-Free Conditions' Highlighted in ChemInform 2016, doi: 10.1002/chin.201602114
7. Gulia, N.; Pigulski, B.; Szafert, S.  Organometallics 2015, 34, 673-682. 'Palladium End-Capped Polyynes via Oxidative Addition of 1-Haloalkynes to Pd(PPh3)4' Front cover article
8. Gulia, N.; Pigulski, B.; Charewicz, M.; Szafert, S.  Chemistry - A European Journal 2014, 20, 2746-2749. 'A Versatile and Highly-Efficient Method for 1-Chlorination of Terminal and Trialkylsilyl-Protected Alkynes' Highlighted in ChemInform 2014, doi: 10.1002/chin.201433044
9. Pigulski, B.; Gulia, N.; Szafert, S.  Tetrahedron Letters 2013, 54, 6032-6034. 'New ε-caprolactone diyne monomers aiming for biodegradable polymers' 

10. Gulia, N.; Osowska, K.; Pigulski, B.; Lis, T.; Galewski, Z.; Szafert, S. European Journal of Organic Chemistry 2012, 4819-4830. Mori-Hiyama versus Hay Coupling for Higher Polyynes'

Research Grants

  • PRELUDIUM (NCN), 2012/05/N/ST5/00665
    '1-Halopolyynes as precursors in organic and organometallic synthesis'