Reinaldo Pis Diez

Doctor en Química
Profesor Titular UNLP
Investigador Principal de CONICET

Formación de Recursos Humanos

Director de:

  • Leandro P. Bof (Tesista)
  • Samanta Magalí Carrión (Becario CITCA-CONICET)


Co-director de:

  • Roberto Rousse (Becario Postdoctoral)
  • José F. Ruggera (Investigador Asistente CINDECA)


Co-director de Tesis de:

  • Leandro Martínez Heredia (Becario CONICET - INIFTA)


Año 2021
  • L. M. Balsa, V. Ferraresi-Curotto, M. J. Lavecchia, G. A. Echeverría, O. E. Piro, J. García-Tojal, R. Pis-Diez, A. C. González-Baró, I. E. León.
    Anticancer activity of a new copper(II) complex with a hydrazone ligand. Structural and spectroscopic characterization, computational simulations and cell mechanistic studies on 2D and 3D breast cancer cell models. Dalton Transactions, 50(28), 9812-9826, 2021. DOI: 10.1039/D1DT00869B
  • M. R. Rodríguez, L. M. Balsa, O. E. Piro, G. A. Etcheverría, J. García-Tojal, R. Pis-Diez, I. E. León, B. S. Parajón-Costa, A. C. González-Baró. Synthesis, Crystal Structure, Spectroscopic Characterization, DFT Calculations and Cytotoxicity Assays of a New Cu(II) Complex with an Acylhydrazone Ligand Derived from Thiophene. Inorganics 2021, 9(2), 9. DOI: 10.3390/inorganics9020009
Año 2019
  • M. R. Rodríguez, J. Del Plá, L. M. Balsa, I. E. León, O. E. Piro, G. A. Echeverría, J. García-Tojal, R. Pis-Diez, B. S. Parajón-Costa, A. C. González-Baró.
    Cu(II) and Zn(II) complexes with a poly-functional ligand derived from o-vanillin and thiophene. Crystal structure, physicochemical properties, theoretical studies and cytotoxicity assays against human breast cancer cells. New Journal of Chemistry, 2019, 43, 7120-7129. DOI: 10.1039/C8NJ06274A
  • J. Del Plá, L. P. Bof, R. Pis Diez.
    MoCo and MoWNi Clusters as Models for Hydrodesulfurization: A DFT Study of the Geometric, Electronic, and Magnetic Properties of MomCon (3 ≤ m + n ≤ 8) and MoxWyNiz (3 ≤ x + y + z ≤ 8) Clusters. Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2019, 123, 1, 868-877. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.8b09773
  • M. R. Rodríguez, L. M. Balsa, J. Del Plá, J. García-Tojal, R. Pis-Diez, B. S. Parajón-Costa, I. E. León, A. C. González-Baró.
    Synthesis, characterization, DFT calculations and anticancer activity of a new oxidovanadium(IV) complex with a ligand derived from o-vanillin and thiophene. New Journal of Chemistry, 2019, 43, 11784-11794. DOI: 10.1039/C9NJ02092F
  • Y. Burgos López, J. Del Pla, L. M. Balsa, I. E. León, G. A. Echeverría, O. E. Piro, J. García-Tojal, R. Pis-Diez, A. C. González-Baró, B. S. Parajón-Costa.
    Synthesis, crystal structure and cytotoxicity assays of a copper(II) nitrate complex with a tridentate ONO acylhydrazone ligand. Spectroscopic and theoretical studies of the complex and its ligand. Inorganica Chimica Acta, 2019, 487, 31-40. DOI: 10.1016/j.ica.2018.11.039
Año 2018
  • C. Rojas, P. Tripaldi, A. Pérez-González, P. R. Duchowicz, R. Pis Diez. A retention index-based QSPR model for the quality control of rice. Journal of Cereal Science(Print), 2018, 79, 303-310. DOI: 10.1016/j.jcs.2017.11.004
  • C. M. Pis Diez, J. F. Fernandez, G. Di Venosa, A. Casas, R. Pis Diez, J. A. Palermo. One-step preparation of novel 1-(N-indolyl)-1,3-butadienes by base-catalysed isomerization of alkynes as an access to 5-(N-indolyl)-naphthoquinones. RSC Advances, 2018, 8, 35998-36006. DOI: 10.1039/c8ra05208e
  • M. R. Rodríguez, J. Del Plá, O. E. Piro, G. A. Echeverría, G. Espino, R. Pis-Diez, B. S. Parajón-Costa, A. C. González-Baró. Structure, tautomerism, spectroscopic and DFT study of o-vanillin derived Schiff bases containing thiophene ring. Journal of Molecular Structure, 2018, 1165, 381-390. DOI: 10.1016/j.molstruc.2018.03.120
Año 2017
  • A. C. González Baró, V. Ferraresi Curotto, R. Pis Diez, B. S. Parajón Costa, J. A. L.C. Resende, F. C. S De Paula, E. C. Pereira Maia, N. A. Rey. A novel oxidovanadium(V) compound with an isonicotinohydrazide ligand. A combined experimental and theoreticalstudy and cytotoxity against K562 cells. Polyhedron, 2017,135, 303-310. DOI: 10.1016/j.poly.2017.07.013
  • D. Izquierdo, V. Ferraresi Curotto, A. Heras, R. Pis Diez, A. C. González Baró, A. Colina. Bidimensional Spectroelectrochemistry: application of a new device in the study of a o-vanillin-copper(II) complex. Electrochimica Acta, 2017, 245, 79-87. DOI: 10.1016/j.electacta.2017.05.105
  • V. Ferraresi Curotto, G. A. Echeverría, O. E. Piro, R. Pis Diez, A. C. González Baró. Synthesis and characterization of a series of isoniazid hydrazones. Spectroscopic and theoretical study. Journal of Molecular Structure, 2017,1136, 436-447. DOI: 10.1016/j.molstruc.2016.12.018
  • M. V. Martín, R. A. Mignone, J. A. Rosso, P. David Gara, R. Pis Diez, C. D. Borsarelli, D. O. Mártire. Transient spectroscopic characterization and theoretical modeling of fulvic acid radicals formed by UV-A radiation. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry, 2017, 332, 571-579. ISSN: 1010-6030 | DOI: 10.1016/j.jphotochem.2016.10.007
Año 2016
  • J. F.Ruggera, A. B. Merlo, R. Pis Diez, M. L. Casella. Experimental and theoretical investigation of the enantioselective hydrogenation of ethyl pyruvate with a Pt catalyst withnew non-cinchona chiral modifiers. Journal of Molecular Catalysis A: Chemical, 2016, 423, 233-239. DOI: 10.1016/j.molcata.2016.07.009
  • H. R. Sánchez, R. Pis Diez. Low cost estimation of the contribution of post-CCSD excitations to the total atomization energy using density functional theory calculations. Chemical Physics Letters, 2016, 649, 68-72. DOI: 10.1016/j.cplett.2016.02.040
  • F. Aguilera Granja, R. Pis Diez. Molecular adsorption of NO on free-standing and on graphene-supported Mo3W5 cluster: a density functional theory investigation. Journal of Nanoparticle Research, 2016, 18, 1-12. DOI: 10.1007/s11051-016-3421-2
  • R. Pis Diez, G. A. Echeverría, O. E. Piro, J. L. Jios, B. S. Parajón Costa. Structural, spectroscopic and theoretical study of an o-vanillin Schiff base derivative involved in enol-imine and keto-amine tautomerism. New Journal of Chemistry, 2016, 40, 2730-2740. DOI: 10.1039/c5nj01039j
  • J. Del Plá, R. Pis Diez. Unraveling the Apparent Dimerization Tendency in Small Mon Clusters with n = 3-10. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2016, 120, 22750-22755. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.6b07845
Año 2015
  • B. Gastaca, G. Galletti, H. R. Sánchez, R. Pis Diez, M. de las M. Schiavoni, J.J.P. Furlong. GC/MS Analyses of Thiosemicarbazones Synthesized from Acetophenones: Thermal Decay and Mass Spectra Features. International journal of analytical mass spectrometry and chromatography, 2015, 3, 1-13. DOI: 10.4236/ijamsc.2015.31001
  • C. Rojas Lillo, J. J. Romero, M. Llansola Portoles, R. Pis Diez, P. C. Caregnato, M. C. González. Organic-coating of 1-2 nm size silicon nanoparticles: effect on the particle properties. Nano research, 2015, 8, 2047-2062. DOI: 10.1007/s12274-015-0716-z
  • C. Rojas Lillo, P. R. Duchowicz, P. Tripaldi, R. Pis Diez. QSPR analysis for the retention index of flavors and fragrances on a OV-101 column. Chemometrics and intelligent laboratory systems, 2015, 140, 126-132. DOI: 10.1016/j.chemolab.2014.09.020
  • V. Ferraresi Curotto, G. A. Echeverría, O. E. Piro, R. Pis Diez, A. C. González Baró. Structural, spectroscopic and DFT study of 4-methoxybenzohylhydrazide Schiff bases. A new series of polyfunctional ligands. Spectrochimica acta. part a, molecular and biomolecular spectroscopy, 2015, 137, 692-700. DOI: 10.1016/j.saa.2014.08.095
  • R. Pis Diez, J. A. Alonso. The diatomic dication SiC2+ in the gas phase. Chemical Physics, 2015, 455, 41-47. DOI: 10.1016/j.chemphys.2015.04.007
Año 2014
  • V. Ferraresi Curotto, G. A. Echeverría, O. E. Piro, R. Pis Diez, A. C. González Baró. An experimental and DFT study of a disulfide-linked Schiff base: Synthesis, characterization and crystal structure of bis (3-methoxy-salicylidene-2-aminophenyl) disulfide in its anhydrous and monohydrate forms. Spectrochimica Acta Part A, Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, 2014, 118, 279-286. DOI: 10.1016/j.saa.2013.08.072
  • V. B. Arce, J. Scotto, P. E. Allegretti, M. A. Melo, C. Airoldi, M. L. Salum, R. Erra-Balsells, R. Pis Diez, D. O. Mártire. Combined Experimental and Computational Investigation of the Fluorescence Quenching of Riboflavin by Cinnamic Alcohol Chemisorbed on Silica Nanoparticles. Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2014, 118, 15348-15355. DOI: 10.1021/jp504919c
  • M. M. González, M. P. Denofrio, F. S. García Einschlag, C. A. Franca, R. Pis Diez, R. Erra-Balsells, F. M. Cabrerizo. Determining the molecular basis for the pH-dependent interaction between 2´-deoxynucleotides and 9H-pyrido[3,4-b]indole in its ground and electronic excited states. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 2014, 16, 16547-16562. DOI: 10.1039/c4cp01910e
  • N. N. Buceta, D. Ruiz, G. P. Romanelli, J. C. Autino, H. Duddeck, R. Pis Diez, J. L. Jios. Molecular structure, experimental and theoretical 1H and 13C NMR chemical shift assignment of cyclic and acyclic α,β-unsaturated esters. Journal of Physical Organic Chemistry, 2014, 27, 106-113. DOI: 10.1002/poc.3246
  • J. F. Ruggera, A. Gazquez, R. Pis Diez, M. L. Casella. Theoretical Modeling of the Interaction Chiral Modifier/Substrate as a Key Step in the Enantioselective Hydrogenation of α-ketoesters and Vicinal Diketones. Current Catalysis. Bentham Science Publishers, 2014, 3, 213-219. DOI: 10.2174/2211544702666131224231309