Publication Details (including relevant citation information): Six-Membered Ring Annulation via a Conjugate Addition/Alkylation Sequence Using Functionalized Aryllithium Reagents and Vinyl Sulfones, John Ponton, Paul Helquist, Preston C. Conrad, Phillip L. Fuchs, Journal of Organic Chemistry, 1981, 46, 118 Preparation of Lactone Systems. Total Synthesis of (+/-) Quadrone, W.K. Bornack, S. S. Bagwat, J. Ponton, P. Helquist, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 1981, 103,1981 Alumina Accelerated Methanolysis and Hydrolysis of Acyl and Phosphoryl Fluorides, G. H. Posner, J. W. Ellis, J. Ponton, Journal of Fluorine Chemistry, 1981, 19, 191 Synthesis of vinyl carbonates for use in producing vinyl carbamates, Allen; David Lewis, Henry; Heather Fort, Cahill; Becky Lynn, Ponton, Jr.; John, Church; Kathryn Marie, US Patents 6,284,911, 6,362,363, and 6,423,862. Additional patent eligible work was performed at Oak-Bark. Oak-Bark is in the process of deciding if they will proceed with filing a patent for this work.