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Dr Alan Aitken

Dr Alan Aitken

Senior Lecturer

raa@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463865/3846

Research group

Research profile

Aitken, RA , Meehan, A & Power, LA 2015, ' Synthesis of (R)-Lactic Acid and (2R,5R)-2-tert-Butyl-5-methyl-1,3-dioxolan-4-one ' Synthesis , vol 47, no. 11, pp. 1557-1559.
Aitken, RA & Boubalouta, Y 2015, ' Recent Advances in the Synthesis of Heterocyclic Compounds Using Flash Vacuum Pyrolysis '. in EFV Scriven & CA Ramsden (eds), Advances in Heterocyclic Chemistry. vol. 115, Advances in Heterocyclic Chemistry, vol. 115, Elsevier (incl. Pergamon ), pp. 93-150.
Aitken, RA , Hauduc, C, McLennan, RS , Slawin, AMZ & Wilson, HS 2015, ' Novel ether and thioether macrocycles from phthalaldehyde ' Tetrahedron Letters , vol 56, no. 15, pp. 1937-1940.
Aitken, RA & Oyewale, AO 2015, ' Unexpected rearrangement during the gas-phase dehalogenation approach to benzodithiophenes ' RSC Advances , vol 5, no. 25, pp. 19379-19381.
Aitken, RA & Power, LA 2014, ' Five-membered ring systems: with O & S (Se, Te) atoms '. in GW Gribble & JA Joule (eds), Progress in Heterocyclic Chemistry. vol. 26, Progress in Heterocyclic Chemistry, Elsevier (incl. Pergamon ), pp. 303-318.
Dr Yuri Andreev

Dr Yuri Andreev

Powder X Ray Diffraction Specialist

ya@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 467182

Research profile

Maranski, K , Andreev, YG & Bruce, PG 2014, ' Synthesis of Poly(ethylene oxide) Approaching Monodispersity ' Angewandte Chemie International Edition , vol 53, no. 25, pp. 6411-6413.
Andreev, YG , Panchmatia, PM, Liu, Z, Parker, SC, Islam, MS & Bruce, PG 2014, ' The Shape of TiO2-B Nanoparticles ' Journal of the American Chemical Society , vol 136, no. 17, pp. 6306-6312.
Liu, Z , Andreev, YG, Armstrong, AR , Brutti, S, Ren, Y & Bruce, PG 2013, ' Nanostructured TiO2(B): the effect of size and shape on anode properties for Li-ion batteries ' Progress in Natural Science: Materials International , vol 23, no. 3, pp. 235-244.
Andreev, YG 2012, ' Debye Analysis '. in U Kolb, K Shankland, L Meshi, A Avilov & W David (eds), Uniting Electron Crystallography and Powder Diffraction. The NATO Science for Peace and Security Programme, Series B, Physics and Biophysics, Springer, Dordrecht, pp. 195-205.
Zhang, C , Gamble, S , Ainsworth, D , Slawin, AMZ, Andreev, YG & Bruce, PG 2009, ' Alkali metal crystalline polymer electrolytes ' Nature Materials , vol 8, no. 7, pp. 580-584.
Dr Robert Armstrong

Dr Robert Armstrong

EaStCHEM Fellow

ara@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463623

Research profile

Brownrigg, AW, Mountjoy, G, Chadwick, AV, Alfredsson, M, Bras, W, Billaud, J , Armstrong, AR , Bruce, PG, Dominko, R & Kelder, EM 2015, ' In situ Fe K-edge X-ray absorption spectroscopy study during cycling of Li 2 FeSiO 4 and Li 2.2 Fe 0.9 SiO 4 Li ion battery materials ' Journal of Materials Chemistry A , vol 3, no. 14, pp. 7314-7322.
Billaud, J, Clément, RJ , Armstrong, AR, Canales-Vázquez, J , Rozier, P, Grey, CP & Bruce, PG 2014, ' β-NaMnO 2 : a high-performance cathode for sodium-ion batteries ' Journal of the American Chemical Society , vol 136, no. 49, pp. 17243-17248.
Panchmatia, PM , Armstrong, AR , Bruce, PG & Islam, MS 2014, ' Lithium-ion diffusion mechanisms in the battery anode material Li1+xV1-xO2 ' Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics , vol 16, no. 39, pp. 21114-21118.
Armstrong, AR , Sirisopanaporn, C, Adamson, P, Billaud, J, Dominko, R, Masquelier, C & Bruce, PG 2014, ' Polymorphism in Li 2M SiO 4 ( M = Fe, Mn): a variable temperature diffraction study ' Zeitschrift für Anorganische und Allgemeine Chemie , vol 640, no. 6, pp. 1043-1049.
Billaud, J, Singh, G , Armstrong, AR , Gonzalo, E, Roddatis, V, Armand, M, Rojob, T & Bruce, PG 2014, ' Na 0.67 Mn 1-x Mg x O 2 (0 <= x <= 0.2): a high capacity cathode for sodium-ion batteries ' Energy & Environmental Science , vol 7, no. 4, pp. 1387-1391.
Prof Sharon Ashbrook

Prof Sharon Ashbrook

Professor

sema@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463779

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Research profile

Sanz Camacho, P, Athukorala Arachchige, KS , Slawin, AMZ , Green, TFG, Yates, JR , Dawson, DM, Woollins, JD& Ashbrook, SEM 2015, ' Unusual intermolecular “through-space” J couplings in P–Se heterocycles ' Journal of the American Chemical Society , vol 137, no. 19, pp. 6172-6175.
Cepeda, J, Pérez-Yáñez, S, Beobide, G, Castillo, O, Luque, A , Wright, PA , Sneddon, S & Ashbrook, SE 2015, ' Exploiting synthetic conditions to promote structural diversity within the scandium(III)/pyrimidine-4,6-dicarboxylate system ' Crystal Growth & Design , vol 15, no. 5, pp. 2352-2363.
Ashbrook, SEM , Mitchell, M, Sneddon, S, Moran, R, de los Reyes, M, Lumpkin, G & Whittle, K 2015, ' New insights into phase distribution, phase composition and disorder in Y 2 (Zr,Sn) 2 O 7 ceramics from NMR spectroscopy ' Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics , vol 17, no. 14, pp. 9049-9059.
Nordheider, A, Hupf, E, Chalmers, BA, Knight, FR, Bühl, M, Mebs, S, Chęcińska, L, Lork, E, Sanz Camacho, P , Ashbrook, SEM , Athukorala Arachchige, KS , Cordes, DB, Slawin, AMZ , Beckmann, J & Woollins, JD 2015, ' Peri-substituted phosphorus-tellurium systems – an experimental and theoretical investigation of the P∙∙∙Te through-space interaction ' Inorganic Chemistry , vol 54, no. 5, pp. 2435-2446.
Knight, FR, Diamond, L, Athukorala Arachchige, KS, Sanz Camacho, P, Randall, RAM , Ashbrook, SEM , Bühl, M , Slawin, AMZ& Woollins, JD 2015, ' Conformational dependence of through-space tellurium-tellurium spin-spin coupling in peri-substituted bis(tellurides) ' Chemistry - A European Journal , vol 21, no. 9, pp. 3613-3627.
Dr Christopher Baddeley

Dr Christopher Baddeley

Reader

cjb14@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 467236

Research profile

Green, RTS, Simpson, GJ , Grillo, F , Greenwood, J, Francis, SM , Schaub, R , Gano, JE , Fruchtl, HA , Lacovig, P & Baddeley, CJ 2015, ' Formation of bioinorganic complexes by the corrosive adsorption of (S)-proline on Ni/Au(111) ' Langmuir , vol 31, no. 1, pp. 262–271.
Wilson, KE & Baddeley, CJ 2014, ' Chiral assemblies of nickel lysinate via the corrosive adsorption of ( S )-lysine on Ni/Au{111} ' Surface Science , vol 629, pp. 102-107.
Yu, F, Xu, X , Baddeley, CJ , Bellabarba, R, Lignier, P, Tooze, RP, Fina, F , Irvine, JTS& Zhou, W 2014, ' Surface ligand mediated growth of CuPt nanorods ' CrystEngComm , vol 16, no. 9, pp. 1714-1723.
Green, RTS, Simpson, GJ , Grillo, F , Greenwood, J, Francis, SM , Schaub, R , Lacovig, P & Baddeley, CJ 2014, ' Assembly of a chiral amino acid on an unreactive surface: (S)-proline on Au(111) ' Langmuir , vol 30, no. 12, pp. 3495–3501.
Greenwood, J , Fruchtl, HA& Baddeley, CJ 2013, ' Self-Assembly of Upright, Partially Dehydrogenated Melamine on Pd (111) ' Journal of Physical Chemistry C , pp. 22874–22879.
Dr Richard Baker

Dr Richard Baker

Senior Lecturer

rtb5@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463899

Research profile

Munoz, FF, Acuna, LM, Albornoz, C, Leyva, AG , Baker, RT& Fuentes, RO 2015, ' Redox properties of nanostructured lanthanide-doped ceria spheres prepared by microwave assisted hydrothermal homogeneous co-precipitation ' Nanoscale .
Martin-Martinez, M, Álvarez-Montero, A, Gómez-Sainero, LM , Baker, RT , Palomar, J, Omar, S, Eser, S & Rodriguez, JJ 2015, ' Deactivation behavior of Pd/C and Pt/C catalysts in the gas-phase hydrodechlorination of chloromethanes: structure-reactivity relationship ' Applied Catalysis B: Environmental , vol 162, pp. 532-543.
Lowe, J & Baker, RT 2014, ' Deformation of ordered mesoporous silica structures on exposure to high temperatures ' Journal of Nanomaterials , vol 2014, 754076.
Wang, Z , Luo, H, Nick, M, Gueorguieva, M , Andre, P, Baker, RT , McLean, D, Brown, S & Cuschieri, A 2014, ' Electrical conductivity measurement in Thiel-embalmed tissue model: relevance to radiofrequency ablation ' Electronics Letters , vol 50, no. 16, pp. 1125-1127.
Naji, L, Chudek, JA, Abel, EW & Baker, RT 2013, ' Electromechanical behaviour of Nafion-based soft actuators ' Journal of Materials Chemistry B , vol 1, no. 19, pp. 2502-2514.
Dr Bela Bode

Dr Bela Bode

EaStCHEM Hirst Academic Fellow

beb2@st-andrews.ac.uk

Research profile

Bode, BE & Matysik, J 2015, ' Hyperpolarisierte NMR-Spektroskopie ' Nachrichten aus der Chemie , vol 63, no. 3, pp. 323.
Paul, S , Bode, BE , Matysik, J & Alia, A 2015, ' Photochemically induced dynamic nuclear polarization observed by solid-state NMR in a uniformly 13 C-isotope labeled photosynthetic reaction center ' Journal of Physical Chemistry B .
Valera, S & Bode, BE 2015, ' Hexakis{4-[(4'-hydroxybiphenyl-4-yl)ethynyl]phenyl}benzene ' Molbank .
Pushkarevsky, N , Semenov, N, Dmitriev, A, Kuratieva, N, Bogomyakov, A, Irtegova, I, Vasilieva, N , Bode, BE , Gritsan, N, Konstantinova, L , Woollins, JD , Rakitin, O, Konchenko, S, Ovcharenko, V & Zibarev, A 2015, ' Synthesis and properties of the heterospin (S 1 = S 2 = 1/2) radical-ion salt bis(mesitylene)molybdenum(I) [1,2,5]thiadiazolo[3,4-c][1,2,5]thiadiazolidyl ' Inorganic Chemistry .
Turrina, A, Eschenroeder, ECV , Bode, BE , Collier, JE, Apperley, DC, Cox, PA, Casci, JL & Wright, PA 2015, ' Understanding the structure directing action of copper-polyamine complexes in the direct synthesis of Cu-SAPO-34 and Cu-SAPO-18 catalysts for the selective catalytic reduction of NO with NH 3 ' Microporous and Mesoporous Materials .
Dr Catherine Botting

Dr Catherine Botting

Research Fellow

cb2@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 467195/7302

Research profile

Romanov, RA, Alpár, A, Zhang, M-D, Zeisel, A, Calas, A, Landry, M , Fuszard, MA, Shirran, SL , Schnell, R, Dobolyi, Á, Oláh, M, Spence, L, Mulder, J, Martens, H, Palkovits, M, Uhlen, M, Sitte, HH , Botting, CH , Wagner, L, Linnarsson, S, Hökfelt, T & Harkany, T 2015, ' A secretagogin locus of the mammalian hypothalamus controls stress hormone release ' EMBO Journal , vol 34, no. 1, pp. 36-54.
Walden, M , Edwards, JM , Dziewulska, AM, Bergmann, R, Saalbach, G, Kan, S-Y, Miller, OK, Weckener, M, Jackson, RJ , Shirran, SL, Botting, CH, Florence, GJ , Rohde, M, Banfield, MJ & Schwarz-Linek, U 2015, ' An internal thioester in a pathogen surface protein mediates covalent host binding ' eLife , vol 4, e06638.
Gunnigle, E, Siggins, A , Botting, CH, Fuszard, MA & Abram, F 2015, ' Low-temperature anaerobic digestion is associated with differential methanogenic protein expression ' FEMS Microbiology Letters , vol 362, no. 10, fnv059.
Babot, M, Labarbuta, P, Birch, A, Kee, S , Fuszard, M, Botting, CH , Wittig, I, Heide, H & Galkin, A 2014, ' ND3, ND1 and 39 kDa subunits are more exposed in the de-active form of bovine mitochondrial complex i ' Biochimica et Biophysica Acta-Bioenergetics , vol 1837, no. 6, pp. 929-939.
Kasioulis, I, Syred, HM, Tate, P, Finch, A, Shaw, J, Seawright, A , Fuszard, MA, Botting, CH, Shirran, S , Adams, IR, Jackson, IJ, van Heyningen, V & Yeyati, PL 2014, ' Kdm3a lysine demethylase is an Hsp90 client required for cytoskeletal rearrangements during spermatogenesis ' Molecular Biology of the Cell , vol 25, no. 8, pp. 1216-1233.
Prof Manfred Buck

Prof Manfred Buck

Professor

mb45@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 467232

Research profile

Buck, M 2015, ' Monolayers of Biphenyl-3,4',5-tricarboxylic Acid Formed on Cu and Ag from Solution ' Journal of Physical Chemistry C .
Karamzadeh, B, Eaton, T , Cebula, I , Torres, DM, Neuburger, M, Mayor, M & Buck, M 2014, ' Bestowing structure upon the pores of a supramolecular network ' Chemical Communications , vol 50, no. 91, pp. 14175-14178.
Shen, C& Buck, M 2014, ' Nanoscale patterning of a self-assembled monolayer by modification of the molecule-substrate bond ' Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology , vol 5, pp. 258-267.
Stock, P, Erbe, A , Buck, M , Wiedemann, D, Menard, H, Hoerner, G & Grohmann, A 2014, ' Thiocyanate anchors for salt-like iron(II) complexes on Au(111): promises and caveats ' Zeitschrift für Naturforschung B - A Journal of Chemical Sciences , vol 69, no. 11-12, pp. 1164-1180.
Mugnaini, V, Tsotsalas, M, Bebensee, F, Grosjean, S, Shahnas, A, Braese, S, Lahann, J , Buck, M & Woell, C 2014, ' Electrochemical investigation of covalently post-synthetic modified SURGEL coatings ' Chemical Communications , vol 50, no. 76, pp. 11129-11131.
Prof Michael Buehl

Prof Michael Buehl

Professor

mb105@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 467235

Research group

Research profile

Chalmers, BA , Buehl, M , Athukorala Arachchige, KS , Slawin, AMZ& Kilian, P 2015, ' A structural, spectroscopic and computational examination of the dative interaction in constrained phosphine–stibines and phosphine–stiboranes ' Chemistry - A European Journal , vol 21, no. 20, pp. 7520-7531.
Woidy, P , Buehl, M & Kraus, F 2015, ' [UO 2 (NH 3 ) 5 ]Br 2 ∙ NH 3 : synthesis, crystal structure, and speciation in liquid ammonia solution by first-principles molecular dynamics simulations ' Dalton Transactions , vol 44, no. 16, pp. 7332-7337.
Dupuy, S, Crawford, L , Buehl, M & Nolan, SP 2015, ' The gold(I)-catalysed protodecarboxylation mechanism ' Chemistry - A European Journal , vol 21, no. 8, pp. 3399-3408.
Crawford, L , Cole-Hamilton, DJ& Buehl, M 2015, ' Uncovering the mechanism of homogeneous methyl methacrylate formation with P,N chelating ligands and palladium: favored reaction channels and selectivities ' Organometallics , vol 34, no. 2, pp. 438–449.
Cormanich, RA, Rittner, R , O'Hagan, D& Buehl, M 2015, ' Inter- and intramolecular CF···C=O interactions on aliphatic and cyclohexane carbonyl derivatives ' Journal of Computational Chemistry , vol In press.
Dr Catherine Cazin

Dr Catherine Cazin

Lecturer

cc111@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463698/4808

Research group

Research profile

Bantreil, X & Cazin, CSJ 2015, ' Phosphite ligands in Ru-based olefin metathesis catalysts ' Monatshefte für Chemie , vol 146, no. 7, pp. 1043-1052.
Lazreg, F , Nahra, F& Cazin, CSJ 2015, ' Copper-NHC complexes in catalysis ' Coordination Chemistry Reviews , vol 293-294, pp. 48-79.
Trose, M, Lazreg, F, Lesieur, M & Cazin, CSJ 2015, ' A straightforward metal-free synthesis of 2-substituted thiazolines in air ' Green Chemistry , vol 17, no. 5, pp. 3090-3092.
Schmid, T, Gomez Herrera, A, Songis, O, Sneddon , D, Révolte , A , Nahra, F& Cazin, CSJ 2015, ' Selective NaOH-catalysed hydration of aromatic nitriles to amides ' Catalysis Science & Technology , vol 5, no. 5, pp. 2865-2868.
Bidal, YD, Lesieur, M, Melaimi, M , Cordes, DB, Slawin, AMZ , Bertrand , G & Cazin, CSJ 2015, ' A simple access to transition metal cyclopropenylidene complexes ' Chemical Communications , vol 51, no. 23, pp. 4778-4781.
Dr Matt Clarke

Dr Matt Clarke

Reader

mc28@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463850

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Research profile

Tin, S, Fanjul, T & Clarke, ML 2015, ' Hydrogenation of unactivated enamines to tertiary amines: rhodium complexes of fluorinated phosphines give marked improvements in catalytic activity ' Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry , vol 11, pp. 622-627.
Fuentes García, JA, Pittaway, R & Clarke, M 2015, ' Rapid Asymmetric Transfer Hydroformylation (ATHF) of disubstituted alkenes using paraformaldehyde as a syngas surrogate ' Chemistry - A European Journal .
Fuentes García, JA, Smith, S, Scharbert, MT, Carpenter, I , Cordes, DB, Slawin, AMZ& Clarke, M 2015, ' On the functional group tolerance of ester hydrogenation and polyester depolymerisation catalysed by ruthenium complexes of tridentate amino-phosphine ligands ' Chemistry - A European Journal .
Leckie, SM, Harkness, GJ & Clarke, ML 2014, ' Catalytic constructive deoxygenation of lignin-derived phenols: new C-C bond formation processes from imidazole-sulfonates and ether cleavage reactions ' Chemical Communications , vol 50, no. 78, pp. 11511-11513.
Clarke, ML 2014, ' Catalytic hydrogenation of low-reactivity carbonyl groups using bifunctional chiral tridentate ligands ' Synlett , vol 25, no. 10, pp. 1371-1380.
Prof David Cole-Hamilton

Prof David Cole-Hamilton

Emeritus Professor

djc@st-andrews.ac.uk

Research group

Research profile

Mgaya, JE, Mubofu, EB, Mgani, QA , Cordes, DB, Slawin, AM& Cole-Hamilton, DJ 2015, ' Isomerization of anacardic acid: a possible route to the synthesis of an unsaturated benzolactone and a kairomone ' European Journal of Lipid Science and Technology , vol 117, no. 2, pp. 190-199.
Coetzee, J, Eastham, GR , Slawin, AMZ& Cole-Hamilton, DJ 2015, ' Iridium(I) PNP complexes in the sp 3 C-H bond activation of methyl propanoate and related esters ' Dalton Transactions , vol 44, no. 4, pp. 1585-1591.
Crawford, L , Cole-Hamilton, DJ& Buehl, M 2015, ' Uncovering the mechanism of homogeneous methyl methacrylate formation with P,N chelating ligands and palladium: favored reaction channels and selectivities ' Organometallics , vol 34, no. 2, pp. 438–449.
Baader, S, Podsiadly, PE , Cole-Hamilton, DJ & Goossen, LJ 2014, ' Synthesis of tsetse fly attractants from a cashew nut shell extract by isomerising metathesis ' Green Chemistry , vol 16, no. 12, pp. 4885-4890.
Crawford, L , Cole-Hamilton, DJ , Drent, E & Buehl, M 2014, ' Mechanism of alkyne alkoxycarbonylation at a Pd catalyst with P,N hemilabile ligands: a density functional study ' Chemistry - A European Journal , vol 20, no. 43, pp. 13923-13926.
Dr Paul Connor

Dr Paul Connor

Senior Research and Teaching Fellow

pac5@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 464819

Research profile

Zhao, G , Huang, X, Wang, X , Connor, P , Li, J, Zhang, S & Irvine, JTS 2015, ' Synthesis and lithium-storage properties of MnO/reduced graphene oxide composites derived from graphene oxide plus the transformation of Mn(vi) to Mn(ii) by the reducing power of graphene oxide ' Journal of Materials Chemistry A , vol 3, no. 1, pp. 297-303.
Stefan, E , Connor, PA , Azad, AK & Irvine, JTS 2014, ' Structure and properties of MgMxCr2-xO4 (M = Li, Mg, Ti, Fe, Cu, Ga) spinels for electrode supports in solid oxide fuel cells ' Journal of Materials Chemistry A , vol 2, no. 42, pp. 18106-18114.
Stefan, E , Connor, PA& Irvine, JTS 2013, ' Development and performance of MgFeCrO 4 – based electrodes for solid oxide fuel cells ' Journal of Materials Chemistry A , vol 1, no. 28, pp. 8262-8269.
Patabendige, CNK, Azad, AK , Connor, PA , Rolle, A & Irvine, JTS 2013, ' Remarkable transition from rocksalt/perovskite layered structure to fluorite/rocksalt layered structure in rapidly cooled Ln 2 CuO 4 ' Scientific Reports , vol 3, 1504.
Irvine, JTS& Connor, PA 2013, ' Alternative Materials for SOFC's: Opportunities and Limitations '. in JTS Irvine & PA Connor (eds), Solid Oxide Fuel Cells: Facts and Figures: Past, Present and Future Perspectives for SOFC Technologies. Springer, New York, pp. 163-180.
Dr David Cordes

Dr David Cordes

X-Ray Crystallographer

dbc21@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463874

Research profile

Ayoup , MS , Cordes, DB, Slawin, AMZ& O'Hagan, D 2015, ' Fluorine containing amino acids: synthesis and peptide coupling of amino acids containing the all-cis tetrafluorocyclohexyl motif ' Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry , vol 13, no. 20, pp. 5621-5624.
Wong, MY , Xie, G , Tourbillon, C, Sandroni, M , Cordes, DB, Slawin, AMZ, Samuel, IDW& Zysman-Colman, E 2015, ' Formylated chloro-bridged iridium(III) dimers as OLED materials: opening up new possibilities ' Dalton Transactions , vol 44, no. 18.
Czauderna, C , Jarvis, A, Heutz, F, Cordes, DB, Slawin, AMZ , van der Vlugt, JI & Kamer, PCJ 2015, ' Chiral wide bite angle diphosphine ligands: synthesis, coordination chemistry and application in Pd-catalyzed allylic alkylation ' Organometallics , vol 34, no. 9, pp. 1608-1618.
Thalangamaarachchige, VD, Unruh, DK , Cordes, DB & Krempner, C 2015, ' Synthesis, structure, and reactivity of zwitterionic divalent rare-earth metal silanides ' Inorganic Chemistry , vol 54, no. 9, pp. 4189-4191.
Hua, G, Du, J , Cordes, DB, Slawin, AMZ& Woollins, JD 2015, ' Efficient synthesis of novel chalcogen-containing derivatives of DNA nucleobases ' Tetrahedron , vol 71, no. 12, pp. 1792-1798.
Dr Daniel Dawson

Dr Daniel Dawson

NMR Spectroscopist

dmd7@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 462273

Research profile

Sanz Camacho, P, Athukorala Arachchige, KS , Slawin, AMZ , Green, TFG, Yates, JR , Dawson, DM, Woollins, JD& Ashbrook, SEM 2015, ' Unusual intermolecular “through-space” J couplings in P–Se heterocycles ' Journal of the American Chemical Society , vol 137, no. 19, pp. 6172-6175.
Burrows, A, Fisher, L, Mays, T, Rigby, S , Ashbrook, SEM& Dawson, DM 2015, ' Post-synthetic modification of zinc metal-organic frameworks through palladium- catalysed carbon-carbon bond formation ' Journal of Organometallic Chemistry .
McKinlay, AC, Allan, P, Renouf, CL, Duncan, MJ, Wheatley, PS, Warrender, SJ , Dawson, DM, Ashbrook, SEM , Gil, B, Marszalek, B, Düren, T, Williams, JJ, Charrier, C, Mercer, DK, Teat, SJ & Morris, RE 2014, ' Multirate delivery of multiple therapeutic agents from metal-organic frameworks ' APL Materials , vol 2, no. 12, 124108.
Wheatley, PS, Chlubná-Eliášová, P, Greer, H , Zhou, W , Seymour, VR , Dawson, DM, Ashbrook, SE , Pinar, AB, McCusker, LB, Opanasenko, M, Cejka, J & Morris, RE 2014, ' Zeolites with continuously tuneable porosity ' Angewandte Chemie International Edition , vol 126, no. 48, pp. 13426–13430.
Valera, S , Taylor, JE, Daniels, DSB, Dawson, DM , Athukorala Arachchige, KS , Ashbrook, SE, Slawin, AMZ& Bode, BE 2014, ' A modular approach for the synthesis of nanometer-sized polynitroxide multi-spin systems ' Journal of Organic Chemistry , vol 79, no. 17, pp. 8313–8323.
Dr Gordon Florence

Dr Gordon Florence

Research Fellow

gjf1@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463834

Research profile

Walden, M , Edwards, JM , Dziewulska, AM, Bergmann, R, Saalbach, G, Kan, S-Y, Miller, OK, Weckener, M, Jackson, RJ , Shirran, SL, Botting, CH, Florence, GJ , Rohde, M, Banfield, MJ & Schwarz-Linek, U 2015, ' An internal thioester in a pathogen surface protein mediates covalent host binding ' eLife , vol 4, e06638.
Wang, Z, André, P , McLean, D, Brown, SI , Florence, GJ& Cuschieri, A 2014, ' Intraluminal magnetisation of bowel by ferromagnetic particles for retraction and manipulation by magnetic probes ' Medical Engineering and Physics , vol 36, no. 11, pp. 1521-1525.
Florence, GJ , Fraser, AL, Gould, ER , King, EFB , Menzies, SK , Morris, JC, Tulloch, LB& Smith, TK 2014, ' Non-natural acetogenin analogues as potent Trypanosoma brucei inhibitors ' ChemMedChem , vol 9, no. 11, pp. 2548-2556.
Florence, GJ , Wang, Z, Tai, LR, McLean, D , Wright, EJ , Brown, SI , André, P& Cuschieri, A 2014, ' Mucoadhesive polymer films for tissue retraction in laparoscopic surgery: ex-vivo study on their mechanical properties ' Bio-Medical Materials and Engineering , vol 24, no. 1, pp. 445-451.
Wang, Z, Brown, A , André, P , Brown, S , Florence, GJ & Cuschieri, A 2013, ' Magnetic retraction of bowel by intraluminal injectable cyanoacrylate-based magnetic glue ' BioMed Research International , vol 2013, 526512.
Dr Stephen Francis

Dr Stephen Francis

Senior Scientific Officer

smf6@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 462273

Research profile

Green, RTS, Simpson, GJ , Grillo, F , Greenwood, J, Francis, SM , Schaub, R , Gano, JE , Fruchtl, HA , Lacovig, P & Baddeley, CJ 2015, ' Formation of bioinorganic complexes by the corrosive adsorption of (S)-proline on Ni/Au(111) ' Langmuir , vol 31, no. 1, pp. 262–271.
Jethwa, SJ , Grillo, F, Fruchtl, HA , Simpson, GJ, Treanor, MJ , Schaub, R , Francis, SM , Richardson, NV& Aitken, RA 2014, ' Adsorption of a dihydro-TTF derivative on Au(111) via a thiolate bonding complex to gold adatoms ' Chemical Communications , vol 50, no. 70, pp. 10140-10143.
Grillo, F , Tee, DW, Francis, SM , Fruchtl, HA& Richardson, NV 2014, ' Passivation of Copper: Benzotriazole Films on Cu (111) ' Journal of Physical Chemistry C , vol 118, no. 16, pp. 8667-8675.
Green, RTS, Simpson, GJ , Grillo, F , Greenwood, J, Francis, SM , Schaub, R , Lacovig, P & Baddeley, CJ 2014, ' Assembly of a chiral amino acid on an unreactive surface: (S)-proline on Au(111) ' Langmuir , vol 30, no. 12, pp. 3495–3501.
Grillo, F , Tee, DW, Francis, SM , Fruchtl, HA& Richardson, NV 2013, ' Initial stages of benzotriazole adsorption on the Cu (111) surface ' Nanoscale , vol 5, no. 12, pp. 5269-5273.
Dr Herbert Fruchtl

Dr Herbert Fruchtl

Research Fellow

Herbert.Fruchtl@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463750/7261

Research profile

Green, RTS, Simpson, GJ , Grillo, F , Greenwood, J, Francis, SM , Schaub, R , Gano, JE , Fruchtl, HA , Lacovig, P & Baddeley, CJ 2015, ' Formation of bioinorganic complexes by the corrosive adsorption of (S)-proline on Ni/Au(111) ' Langmuir , vol 31, no. 1, pp. 262–271.
Jethwa, SJ , Grillo, F, Fruchtl, HA , Simpson, GJ, Treanor, MJ , Schaub, R , Francis, SM , Richardson, NV& Aitken, RA 2014, ' Adsorption of a dihydro-TTF derivative on Au(111) via a thiolate bonding complex to gold adatoms ' Chemical Communications , vol 50, no. 70, pp. 10140-10143.
Grillo, F , Tee, DW, Francis, SM , Fruchtl, HA& Richardson, NV 2014, ' Passivation of Copper: Benzotriazole Films on Cu (111) ' Journal of Physical Chemistry C , vol 118, no. 16, pp. 8667-8675.
Simpson, GJ, Hogan, SWL , Caffio, M , Adams, CJ , Fruchtl, HA, van Mourik, T& Schaub, R 2014, ' New class of metal bound molecular switches involving H-tautomerism ' Nano Letters , vol 14, no. 2, pp. 634-639.
Greenwood, J , Fruchtl, HA& Baddeley, CJ 2013, ' Self-Assembly of Upright, Partially Dehydrogenated Melamine on Pd (111) ' Journal of Physical Chemistry C , pp. 22874–22879.
Dr Rebecca Goss

Dr Rebecca Goss

Reader

rjmg@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463856

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Abou Fayad, A , Pubill Ulldemolins, C, Sharma, SV , Day, D & Goss, RJM 2015, ' A one-pot synthesis of symmetrical and unsymmetrical dipeptide ureas ' European Journal of Organic Chemistry .
Willemse, T, Van Imp , K , Goss, RJM , Van Vlijmen, HWT, Schepens, W, Maes , BUW & Ballet, S 2015, ' Suzuki-Miyaura diversification of amino acids and dipeptides in aqueous media ' ChemCatChem .
Goss, RJM & Grueschow, S 2014, ' ENZYMOLOGY A radical finding ' Nature Chemical Biology , vol 10, no. 11, pp. 878-879.
Willemse, T, Smith, DRM, Gkotsi, D, Schepens, W, Maes, BUW, Ballet, S & Goss, RJM 2014, ' SIMPLE AND SCALABLE ACCES TO L-7-HALOTRYPTOPHANS AND OTHER L-HALOTRYPTOPHANS THROUGH AN IMPROVED ONE-POT BIOTRANSFORMATION ' Journal of Peptide Science , vol 20, pp. S143-S144.
Gao, H, Grüschow, S , Barke, J, Seipke, RF, Hill, LM, Orivel, J, Yu, DW, Hutchings, M & Goss, RJM 2014, ' Filipins: The first antifungal "weed killers" identified from bacteria isolated from the trap-ant ' RSC Advances , vol 4, no. 100, pp. 57267-57270.
Dr Fiona Gray

Dr Fiona Gray

Principal Teaching Fellow

fmg2@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463794

Research profile

Smith, MJ, Vale, IC & Gray, FM 2014, ' Identification of Paper by Stationary Phase Performance ' Journal of Chemical Education , vol 91, no. 10, pp. 1679-1683.
Gray, FM , Smith, MJ & Silva, MB 2011, ' Identification and Characterization of Textile Fibers ' Journal of Chemical Education , vol 88, no. 4, pp. 476-479.
Gray, FM & Armand, M 2011, ' Polymer Electrolytes '. in C Daniel & J Besenhard (eds), Handbook of Battery Materials. 2nd edn, vol. Vol. 2, Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, Weinheim, pp. 627-656.
Smith, MJ & Gray, FM 2010, ' BATTERIES, FROM CRADLE TO GRAVE ' Journal of Chemical Education , vol 87, no. 2, pp. 162-167.
Gray, FM & Smith, MJ 2009, ' SECONDARY BATTERIES - LITHIUM RECHARGEABLE SYSTEMS | LITHIUM POLYMER BATTERIES '. in C Dyer, P Moseley, Z Ogumi, D Rand, B Scrosati & J Garche (eds), ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ELECTROCHEMICAL POWER SOURCES. Elsevier B.V, Amsterdam, pp. 169-176.
Dr Georg Haehner

Dr Georg Haehner

Reader

gh23@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463889

Research profile

Adamkiewicz, M , O'Hagan, D& Hähner, G 2014, ' Organic chemistry on surfaces: direct cyclopropanation by dihalocarbene addition to vinyl terminated self-assembled monolayers (SAMs) ' Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry , vol 10, pp. 2897–2902.
Parkin, JD & Hähner, G 2014, ' Calibration of the torsional and lateral spring constants of cantilever sensors ' Nanotechnology , vol 25, no. 22, 225701.
Adamkiewicz, M , O'Hagan, D& Hähner, G 2014, ' Bis(trifluoromethyl)methylene addition to vinyl-terminated SAMs: a gas-phase C–C bond-forming reaction on a surface ' Langmuir , vol 30, no. 19, pp. 5422–5428.
Parkin, JD & Hähner, G 2013, ' Determination of the spring constants of the higher flexural modes of microcantilever sensors ' Nanotechnology , vol 24, no. 6, 065704.
Adamkiewicz, M, O'Hara, T , O'Hagan, D& Hähner, G 2012, ' A vapor phase deposition of self-assembled monolayers: Vinyl-terminated films of volatile silanes on silicon oxide substrates ' Thin Solid Films , vol 520, no. 22, pp. 6719-6723.
Prof John Irvine

Prof John Irvine

Professor

jtsi@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463817

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Research profile

Huang, X , Shin, TH , Zhou, J & Irvine, JTS 2015, ' Hierarchical nanoporous La 1.7 Ca 0.3 CuO 4-δ and La 1.7 Ca 0.3 Ni x Cu 1-x O 4-δ (0.25 ≤ x ≤ 0.75) as potential cathode materials for IT-SOFCs ' Journal of Materials Chemistry A , vol 3, no. 25, pp. 13468-13475.
Aljaberi, AD & Irvine, JTS 2015, ' Crystal structure of A-site deficient La 0.2 Sr 0.2-x Ca x TiO 3 perovskite at ambient conditions and high temperatures: a neutron powder diffraction study ' Journal of the Chemical Society, Dalton Transactions , vol 44, no. 23, pp. 10828-10833.
Fina, F, Menard, H & Irvine, JTS 2015, ' The effect of Pt NPs crystallinity and distribution on the photocatalytic activity of Pt–g-C 3 N 4 ' Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics , vol 17, no. 21, pp. 13929-13936.
Zhao, G, Huang, X, Fina, F , Zhang, G& Irvine, JTS 2015, ' Facile structure design based on C 3 N 4 for mediator-free Z-scheme water splitting under visible light ' Catalysis Science & Technology , vol 5, no. 6, pp. 3416-3422.
Fina, F, Callear, S, Carins, GM & Irvine, JTS 2015, ' Structural investigation of graphitic carbon nitride via XRD and neutron diffraction ' Chemistry of Materials , vol 27, no. 7, pp. 2612-2618.
Prof Paul Kamer

Prof Paul Kamer

Professor

pcjk@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 467285

Research profile

Czauderna, C , Jarvis, A, Heutz, F, Cordes, DB, Slawin, AMZ , van der Vlugt, JI & Kamer, PCJ 2015, ' Chiral wide bite angle diphosphine ligands: synthesis, coordination chemistry and application in Pd-catalyzed allylic alkylation ' Organometallics , vol 34, no. 9, pp. 1608-1618.
Tran, F , Lancefield, CS , Kamer, PCJ, Lebl, T& Westwood, NJ 2015, ' Selective modification of the β-β linkage in DDQ-treated Kraft lignin analysed by 2D NMR spectroscopy ' Green Chemistry , vol 17, no. 1, pp. 244-249.
Kamer, PCJ, Heutz, F & Samuels, MC 2015, ' Solid-phase synthesis of recyclable diphosphine ligands ' Catalysis Science & Technology .
Doble, M, Ward, ACC, Deuss, P , Jarvis, A& Kamer, PCJ 2014, ' Catalyst design in oxidation chemistry; from KMnO 4 to artificial metalloenzymes ' Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry , vol 22, no. 20, pp. 5657-5677.
Czauderna, CF , Cordes, DB, Slawin, AMZ , Muller, C, van der Vlugt, JI, Vogt, D & Kamer, PCJ 2014, ' Synthesis and reactivity of chiral, wide-bite-angle, hybrid diphosphorus ligands ' European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry , vol 2014, no. 10, pp. 1797-1810.
Dr Euan Kay

Dr Euan Kay

Lecturer in Chemistry

ek28@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 467284

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Research profile

Borsley, S, Flook, S & Kay, ER 2015, ' Rapid and simple preparation of remarkably stable binary nanoparticle planet–satellite assemblies ' Chemical Communications , vol 51, no. 37, pp. 7812-7815.
della Sala, F & Kay, ER 2015, ' Reversible control of nanoparticle functionalization and physicochemical properties by dynamic covalent exchange ' Angewandte Chemie International Edition .
Panman, MR, Bakker, BH, den Uyl, D , Kay, ER , Leigh, DA, Buma, WJ, Brouwer, AM, Geenevasen, JAJ & Woutersen, S 2013, ' Water lubricates hydrogen-bonded molecular machines ' Nature Chemistry , vol 5, no. 11, pp. 929-934.
Baggerman, J, Haraszkiewicz, N, Wiering, PG, Fioravanti, G, Marcaccio, M, Paolucci, F , Kay, ER , Leigh, DA & Brouwer, AM 2013, ' Induction of Motion in a Synthetic Molecular Machine: Effect of Tuning the Driving Force ' Chemistry - A European Journal , vol 19, no. 18, pp. 5566-5577.
Kay, ER , Lee, J, Nocera, DG & Bawendi, MG 2013, ' Conformational Control of Energy Transfer: A Mechanism for Biocompatible Nanocrystal-Based Sensors ' Angewandte Chemie International Edition , vol 52, no. 4, pp. 1165-1169.
Dr Petr Kilian

Dr Petr Kilian

Lecturer

pk7@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 467304

Research group

Research profile

Chalmers, BA , Buehl, M , Athukorala Arachchige, KS , Slawin, AMZ& Kilian, P 2015, ' A structural, spectroscopic and computational examination of the dative interaction in constrained phosphine–stibines and phosphine–stiboranes ' Chemistry - A European Journal , vol 21, no. 20, pp. 7520-7531.
Nejman, PS, Morton-Fernandez, B, Black, N , Cordes, DB, Slawin, AMZ, Kilian, P& Woollins, JD 2015, ' The preparation and characterisation of rhodium(III) and Iridium(III) half sandwich complexes with napthalene-1,8-dithiolate, acenaphthene-5,6-dithiolate and biphenyl-2,2′-dithiolate ' Journal of Organometallic Chemistry , vol 776, pp. 7-16.
Chalmers, BA, Athukorala Arachchige, KS, Prentis, J, Knight, FR , Kilian, P, Slawin, AMZ& Woollins, JD 2014, ' Sterically Encumbered Tin and Phosphorus peri-Substituted Acenaphthenes ' Inorganic Chemistry , vol 53, pp. 8795-8808.
Kilian, P , Ray, MJ , Buehl, M , Taylor, L, Athukorala Arachchige, KS & Slawin, AMZ 2014, ' Synthetic and Structural Study of the Coordination Chemistry of a peri-Backbone Supported Phosphino-Phosphonium Salt ' Inorganic Chemistry , vol 53, pp. 8538−8547.
Surgenor, BA, Chalmers, BA, Athukorala Arachchige, KS , Slawin, AMZ, Woollins, JD, Buehl, M& Kilian, P 2014, ' A Reactivity Profile of a Peri-substitution Stabilized Phosphanylidene-Phosphorane; Synthetic, Structural and Computational Study ' Inorganic Chemistry , vol 53, pp. 6856–6866.
Dr Florence Laibe

Dr Florence Laibe

Teaching Fellow

fl36@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463785

Dr Tomas Lebl

Dr Tomas Lebl

Senior Scientific Officer

tl12@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463836/3788

Research profile

Lancefield, CS , Slawin, AMZ, Westwood, NJ& Lebl, T 2015, ' The use of residual dipolar coupling for conformational analysis of structurally related natural products ' Magnetic Resonance in Chemistry , vol 53, no. 6, pp. 467-475.
Manzini, S, Urbina Blanco, C , Nelson, DJ , Poater, A , Lebl, T, Meiries, SMB, Slawin, AMZ , Falivene, L, Cavallo, L & Nolan, SP 2015, ' Evaluation of an olefin metathesis pre-catalyst with a bulky and electron-rich N-heterocyclic carbene ' Journal of Organometallic Chemistry , vol 780, pp. 43-48.
Tran, F , Lancefield, CS , Kamer, PCJ, Lebl, T& Westwood, NJ 2015, ' Selective modification of the β-β linkage in DDQ-treated Kraft lignin analysed by 2D NMR spectroscopy ' Green Chemistry , vol 17, no. 1, pp. 244-249.
Daniels, DSB , Smith, SR , Lebl, T , Shapland, P & Smith, AD 2015, ' A scalable, chromatography-free synthesis of benzotetramisole ' Synthesis , vol 47, no. 1, pp. 34-41.
Keddie, NS , Slawin, AMZ, Lebl, T, Philp, D& O'Hagan, D 2015, ' All-cis 1,2,3,4,5,6-hexafluorocyclohexane is a facially polarised cyclohexane ' Nature Chemistry , vol 7, no. 6, pp. 483-488.
Prof Philip Lightfoot

Prof Philip Lightfoot

Professor

pl@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463841

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Research profile

Benedek, N, Rondinelli, J, Djani, H , Lightfoot, P & Ghosez, P 2015, ' Understanding ferroelectricity in layered perovskites: new ideas and insights from theory and experiments ' Dalton Transactions , vol 44, no. 23, pp. 10543-10558.
Cordrey, KJ, Stanczyk, M, Dixon, CAL, Knight, KS, Gardner, J , Morrison, F& Lightfoot, P 2015, ' Structural and dielectric studies of the phase behaviour of the topological ferroelectric La 1-x Nd x TaO 4 ' Dalton Transactions , vol 44, no. 23, pp. 10673-10680.
Pimenta , V, Le , QHH , Clark, LM , Lhoste, J, Hémon-Ribaud, A, Leblanc, M, Grenèche, J-M, Dujardin, G , Lightfoot, P & Maisonneuve, V 2015, ' New iron tetrazolate frameworks: synthesis temperature effect, thermal behaviour, Mössbauer and magnetic studies ' Dalton Transactions , vol 44, no. 17, pp. 7951-7959.
Downie, LJ, Ardashnikova, EI, Tang, CC, Vasiliev, AN, Berndonosov , PS, Dolgikh, VA, de Vries , MA & Lightfoot, P 2015, ' Novel S = 1/2 kagome lattice materials: Cs 2 TiCu 3 F 12 and Rb 2 TiCu 3 F 12 ' Crystals , vol 5, no. 2, pp. 226-243.
Gavrish, SP, Lampeka , YD & Lightfoot, P 2015, ' Metal-dependent structural variations and the peculiarities of hydrogen-bonded networks in the highly hydrated copper(II), nickel(II) and palladium(II) complexes of bis-dioxocyclam ' Crystal Growth & Design , vol 15, no. 4, pp. 2024-2032.
Dr John Mitchell

Dr John Mitchell

Reader

jbom@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 467259

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Research profile

Mussa, HY , Marcus, D , Mitchell, JBO & Glen, R 2015, ' Verifying the fully “Laplacianised” posterior Naïve Bayesian approach and more ' Journal of Cheminformatics , vol 7, no. 27.
Skyner, RE, McDonagh, JL, Groom, CR , van Mourik, T& Mitchell, JBO 2015, ' A review of methods for the calculation of solution free energies and the modelling of systems in solution ' Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics , vol 17, no. 9, pp. 6174-6191.
Nikolic, K , Mavridis, L , Bautista-Aguilera, OM, Marco-Contelles, J, Stark, H, Carreiras, MDC, Rossi, I, Massarelli, P, Agbaba, D , Ramsay, RR& Mitchell, JBO 2015, ' Predicting targets of compounds against neurological diseases using cheminformatic methodology ' Journal of Computer-Aided Molecular Design , vol 29, no. 2, pp. 183-198.
Kew, W & Mitchell, JBO , Data underpinning : Greedy and linear ensembles of machine learning methods outperform single approaches for QSPR regression problems , 2015, Data set/Database, University of St Andrews.
Mussa, HY, Mitchell, JBO & Afzal, A 2015, ' The Parzen Window Method: in terms of two vectors and one matrix ' Pattern Recognition Letters .
Prof Russell Morris

Prof Russell Morris

Professor

rem1@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463818

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Research profile

Shamzhy, MV, Opanasenko, MV, Ramos, FSDO, Brabec, L, Horáček, M , Navarro-Rojas, M, Morris, RE , Pastore, HDO & Čejka, J 2015, ' Post-synthesis incorporation of Al into germanosilicate ITH zeolites: the influence of treatment conditions on the acidic properties and catalytic behavior in tetrahydropyranylation ' Catalysis Science & Technology , vol 5, no. 5, pp. 2973-2984.
Morris, RE & Cejka, J 2015, ' Exploiting chemically selective weakness in solids as a route to new porous materials ' Nature Chemistry , vol 7, no. 5, pp. 381-388.
Bloch, ED, Queen , WL, Chavan, S, Wheatley, PS, Zadrozny, JM , Morris, RE , Brown , CM, Lamberti, C, Bordiga, S & Long , JR 2015, ' Gradual release of strongly bound nitric oxide from Fe 2 (NO) 2 (dobdc) ' Journal of the American Chemical Society , vol 137, no. 10, pp. 3466-3469.
Wheatley, PS, Čejka, J & Morris, RE 2015, ' Synthesis of zeolites using the ADOR route ' Journal of Visualized Experiments .
Eubank, JF, Wheatley, PS, Lebars, G, McKinlay, AC, Leclerc, H, Horcajada, P, Daturi, M, Vimont, A , Morris, RE & Serre, C 2014, ' Porous, rigid metal(III)-carboxylate metal-organic frameworks for the delivery of nitric oxide ' APL Materials , vol 2, no. 12, 124112.
Dr Finlay Morrison

Dr Finlay Morrison

Reader

fm40@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463855

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Research profile

Miller , AJ, Rotaru, A , Arnold, DC& Morrison, F 2015, ' Effect of local A-site strain on dipole stability in A 6 GaNb 9 O 30 (A = Ba, Sr, Ca) tetragonal tungsten bronze relaxor dielectrics ' Dalton Transactions , vol 44, no. 23, pp. 10738-10745.
Cordrey, KJ, Stanczyk, M, Dixon, CAL, Knight, KS, Gardner, J , Morrison, F& Lightfoot, P 2015, ' Structural and dielectric studies of the phase behaviour of the topological ferroelectric La 1-x Nd x TaO 4 ' Dalton Transactions , vol 44, no. 23, pp. 10673-10680.
Zhu, X, Fu, M, Stennett, MC, Vilarinho, PM, Levin, I, Randall, CA, Gardner, J , Morrison, F & Reaney, IM 2015, ' A crystal-chemical framework for relaxor versus normal ferroelectric behavior in tetragonal tungsten bronzes ' Chemistry of Materials , vol 27, no. 9, pp. 3250-3261.
Rotaru, A & Morrison, F 2015, ' Vogel-Fulcher analysis of relaxor dielectrics with the tetragonal tungsten bronze structure: Ba 6 MNb 9 O 30 (M = Ga, Sc, In) ' Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry , vol 120, no. 2, pp. 1249-1259.
Gardner, J & Morrison, F 2014, ' A-site size effect in a family of unfilled ferroelectric tetragonal tungsten bronzes: Ba4R0.67Nb10O30 (R = La, Nd, Sm, Gd, Dy and Y) ' Dalton Transactions , vol 43, no. 30, pp. 11687-11695.
Dr Tanja Van Mourik

Dr Tanja Van Mourik

Reader

tvm22@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463822

Research profile

Skyner, RE, McDonagh, JL, Groom, CR , van Mourik, T& Mitchell, JBO 2015, ' A review of methods for the calculation of solution free energies and the modelling of systems in solution ' Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics , vol 17, no. 9, pp. 6174-6191.
Holroyd, LF & van Mourik, T 2015, ' Tyrosine-glycine revisited: resolving the discrepancy between theory and experiment ' Chemical Physics Letters , vol 621, pp. 124-129.
McDonagh, J , van Mourik, T& Mitchell, JBO 2015, ' Predicting melting points of organic molecules: applications to aqueous solubility prediction using the General Solubility Equation ' Molecular Informatics .
van Mourik, T & Hogan, SWL 2015, ' DNA base stacking involving adenine and 2-aminopurine ' Structural Chemistry .
McDonagh, J, Nath, N , De Ferrari, L, van Mourik, T& Mitchell, JBO 2014, ' Uniting cheminformatics and chemical theory to predict the intrinsic aqueous solubility of crystalline druglike molecules ' Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling , vol Article ASAP, pp. 844-856.
Prof James Naismith

Prof James Naismith

Wardlaw Professor

jhn@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463792

Research profile

Juárez, JF, Liu, H, Zamarro, MT, McMahon, S, Liu, H , Naismith, J , Eberlein, C, Boll, M, Carmona, M & Diaz, E 2015, ' Unraveling the specific regulation of the mdb central pathway for the anaerobic degradation of 3-methylbenzoate ' Journal of Biological Chemistry , vol 290, pp. 12165-12183.
Hageluken, G, Clarke, BR , Huang, H , Tuukkanen, A, Danciu, I, Svergun, DI, Hussain, R, Liu, H, Whitfield, C & Naismith, JH 2015, ' A coiled-coil domain acts as a molecular ruler to regulate O-antigen chain length in lipopolysaccharide ' Nature Structural and Molecular Biology , vol 22, no. 1, pp. 50-56.
Houssen, WE, Bent, AF, McEwan, AR, Pieiller, N, Tabudravu, J , Koehnke, J , Mann, G, Adaba, RI, Thomas, L, Hawas, UW, Liu, H , Schwarz-Linek, U , Smith, MCM , Naismith, JH & Jaspars, M 2014, ' An efficient method for the in vitro production of Azol(in)e-based cyclic peptides ' Angewandte Chemie International Edition , vol 53, no. 51, pp. 14171-14174.
Naismith, JH & Parker, EJ 2014, ' Editorial overview: catalysis and regulation: enzyme catalysis, biosynthetic pathways and regulation ' Current Opinion in Structural Biology , vol 29, pp. 4-5.
Mann, G , Koehnke, JAJG , Bent, AF, Graham, R, Houssen, W, Jaspars, M , Schwarz-Linek, U& Naismith, J 2014, ' The structure of the cyanobactin domain of unknown function from PatG in the patellamide gene cluster ' Acta Crystallographica. Section F, Structural biology and crystallization communications , vol F70, pp. 1597-1603.
Dr Wigen Nazarov

Dr Wigen Nazarov

Research Fellow

wn9@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463815

Research profile

Willingale, L, Nagel, SR, Thomas, AGR, Bellei, C, Clarke, RJ, Dangor, AE, Heathcote, R, Kaluza, MC, Kamperidis, C, Kneip, S, Krushelnick, K, Lopes, N, Mangles, SPD , Nazarov, W , Nilson, PM & Najmudin, Z 2015, ' Characterization of laser-driven proton beams from near-critical density targets using copper activation ' Journal of Plasma Physics , vol 81, no. 1.
Iwawaki, T, Habara, H, Baton, S, Morita, K, Fuchs, J, Chen, S, Nakatsutsumi, M, Rousseaux, C, Filippi, F , Nazarov, W & Tanaka, KA 2015, ' Collimation of fast electrons in critical density plasma channel ' Plasma and Fusion Research , vol 10.
Iwawaki, T, Habara, H, Baton, S, Morita, K, Fuchs, J, Chen, S, Nakatsutsumi, M, Rousseaux, C, Filippi, F , Nazarov, W & Tanaka, KA 2014, ' Collimated fast electron beam generation in critical density plasma ' Physics of Plasmas , vol 21, no. 11.
Bush, IA, Thomas, AGR, Gartside, L, Sarfraz, S, Wagenaars, E, Green, JS, Notley, M, Lowe, H, Spindloe, C, Winstone, T, Robinson, APL, Clarke, R, Ma, T, Yabuuchi, T, Wei, M, Beg, FN, Stephens, RB, MacPhee, A, MacKinnon, AJ, Key, MH , Nazarov, W , Sherlock, M & Pasley, J 2014, ' Effect of defocusing on picosecond laser-coupling into gold cones ' Physics of Plasmas , vol 21, no. 1, 012702.
Antici, P, Mancic, A, Nakatsutsumi, M, Audebert, P, Brambrink, E , Gaillard, S, Nazarov, W & Fuchs, J 2011, ' Tests of proton laser-acceleration using circular laser polarization, foams and half gas-bag targets ' Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion , vol 53, no. 1, 014002.
Prof David O'Hagan

Prof David O'Hagan

Professor

do1@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463804

Research group

Research profile

Ayoup , MS , Cordes, DB, Slawin, AMZ& O'Hagan, D 2015, ' Fluorine containing amino acids: synthesis and peptide coupling of amino acids containing the all-cis tetrafluorocyclohexyl motif ' Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry , vol 13, no. 20, pp. 5621-5624.
Ma, L , Bartholome, AJG, Tong, MH, Qin, Z, Yu, Y, Shepherd, T, Kyeremeh, K , Deng, H& O'Hagan, D 2015, ' Identification of a fluorometabolite from Streptomyces sp. MA37: (2R3S4S)-5-fluoro-2,3,4-trihydroxypentanoic acid ' Chemical Science , vol 6, no. 2, pp. 1414-1419.
O'Hagan, D& Deng, H 2015, ' Enzymatic fluorination and biotechnological developments of the fluorinase ' Chemical Reviews , vol 115, no. 2, pp. 634-649.
Nahra, F , Patrick, SR, Bello, D , Brill, M , Obled, A , Cordes, DB, Slawin, AMZ, O'Hagan, D & Nolan, SP 2015, ' Hydrofluorination of alkynes catalysed by gold bifluorides ' ChemCatChem , vol 7, no. 2, pp. 240-244.
di Gesso, JL, Kerr, JS, Zhang, Q, Raheem, S, Yalamanchili, SK , O'Hagan, D , Kay, CD & O'Connell, MA 2015, ' Flavonoid metabolites reduce tumor necrosis factor-α secretion to a greater extent than their precursor compounds in human THP-1 monocytes ' Molecular Nutrition and Food Research .
Prof Douglas Philp

Prof Douglas Philp

Professor

dp12@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 467264

Research group

Research profile

Keddie, NS , Slawin, AMZ, Lebl, T, Philp, D& O'Hagan, D 2015, ' All-cis 1,2,3,4,5,6-hexafluorocyclohexane is a facially polarised cyclohexane ' Nature Chemistry , vol 7, no. 6, pp. 483-488.
Grzybowski, B, Otto, S & Philp, D 2014, ' Systems chemistry: a web themed issue ' Chemical Communications , vol 50, no. 95, pp. 14924-14925.
Joannesse, C, Johnston, CP, Morrill, LC, Woods, PA, Kieffer, M, Nigst, TA, Mayr, H , Lebl, T, Philp, D , Bragg, RA & Smith, AD 2012, ' Isothiourea-Mediated Asymmetric O- to C-Carboxyl Transfer of Oxazolyl Carbonates: Structure-Selectivity Profiles and Mechanistic Studies ' Chemistry - A European Journal , vol 18, no. 8, pp. 2398-2408.
Hassan, NI , del Amo, V , Calder, E & Philp, D 2011, ' Low Temperature Capture of Pseudorotaxanes ' Organic Letters , vol 13, no. 3, pp. 458-461.
Lebl, T, Lorion, MM , Jones, AM , Philp, D& Westwood, NJ 2010, ' Synthesis and characterisation of medium-sized ring systems by oxidative cleavage. Part 2: Insights from the study of ring expanded analogues ' Tetrahedron , vol 66, no. 51, pp. 9694-9702.
Dr Katie Renouf

Dr Katie Renouf

Teaching Fellow

clr43@st-andrews.ac.uk

Research profile

McKinlay, AC, Allan, P, Renouf, CL, Duncan, MJ, Wheatley, PS, Warrender, SJ , Dawson, DM, Ashbrook, SEM , Gil, B, Marszalek, B, Düren, T, Williams, JJ, Charrier, C, Mercer, DK, Teat, SJ & Morris, RE 2014, ' Multirate delivery of multiple therapeutic agents from metal-organic frameworks ' APL Materials , vol 2, no. 12, 124108.
Tian, Y, Allan, PK, Renouf, CL, He, X , McCormick, LJ& Morris, RE 2014, ' Synthesis and structural characterization of a single-crystal to single-crystal transformable coordination polymer ' Dalton Transactions , vol 43, no. 4, pp. 1519-1523.
Allan, PK, Chapman, KW, Chupas, PJ, Hriljac, JA, Renouf, CL, Lucas, TCA & Morris, RE 2012, ' Pair distribution function-derived mechanism of a single-crystal to disordered to single-crystal transformation in a hemilabile metal-organic framework ' Chemical Science , vol 3, no. 8, pp. 2559-2564.
Prof Neville Richardson

Prof Neville Richardson

Director of ScotCHEM

neville.richardson@st-andrews.ac.uk

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Research profile

Jethwa, SJ , Grillo, F, Fruchtl, HA , Simpson, GJ, Treanor, MJ , Schaub, R , Francis, SM , Richardson, NV& Aitken, RA 2014, ' Adsorption of a dihydro-TTF derivative on Au(111) via a thiolate bonding complex to gold adatoms ' Chemical Communications , vol 50, no. 70, pp. 10140-10143.
Grillo, F , Tee, DW, Francis, SM , Fruchtl, HA& Richardson, NV 2014, ' Passivation of Copper: Benzotriazole Films on Cu (111) ' Journal of Physical Chemistry C , vol 118, no. 16, pp. 8667-8675.
Grillo, F , Tee, DW, Francis, SM , Fruchtl, HA& Richardson, NV 2013, ' Initial stages of benzotriazole adsorption on the Cu (111) surface ' Nanoscale , vol 5, no. 12, pp. 5269-5273.
Grillo, F, Fruchtl, HA , Francis, SM, Mugnaini, V, Oliveros, M, Veciana, J & Richardson, NV 2012, ' An ordered organic radical adsorbed on a Cu-doped Au(111) surface ' Nanoscale , vol 4, no. 21, pp. 6718-6721.
Grillo, F , Mugnaini, V, Oliveros, M, Francis, SM, Choi, D-J, Rastei, MV, Limot, L, Cepek, C, Pedio, M, Bromley, ST , Richardson, NV , Boucher, J-P & Veciana, J 2012, ' Chiral Conformation at a Molecular Level of a Propeller-Like Open-Shell Molecule on Au(111) ' Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters , vol 3, no. 11, pp. 1559-1564.
Dr Renald Schaub

Dr Renald Schaub

Lecturer

rs51@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463824

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Research profile

Green, RTS, Simpson, GJ , Grillo, F , Greenwood, J, Francis, SM , Schaub, R , Gano, JE , Fruchtl, HA , Lacovig, P & Baddeley, CJ 2015, ' Formation of bioinorganic complexes by the corrosive adsorption of (S)-proline on Ni/Au(111) ' Langmuir , vol 31, no. 1, pp. 262–271.
Jethwa, SJ , Grillo, F, Fruchtl, HA , Simpson, GJ, Treanor, MJ , Schaub, R , Francis, SM , Richardson, NV& Aitken, RA 2014, ' Adsorption of a dihydro-TTF derivative on Au(111) via a thiolate bonding complex to gold adatoms ' Chemical Communications , vol 50, no. 70, pp. 10140-10143.
Simpson, GJ, Hogan, SWL , Caffio, M , Adams, CJ , Fruchtl, HA, van Mourik, T& Schaub, R 2014, ' New class of metal bound molecular switches involving H-tautomerism ' Nano Letters , vol 14, no. 2, pp. 634-639.
Green, RTS, Simpson, GJ , Grillo, F , Greenwood, J, Francis, SM , Schaub, R , Lacovig, P & Baddeley, CJ 2014, ' Assembly of a chiral amino acid on an unreactive surface: (S)-proline on Au(111) ' Langmuir , vol 30, no. 12, pp. 3495–3501.
Wilson, NR, Marsden, AJ, Saghir, M, Bromley, C , Schaub, R , Costantini, G, White, TW, Partridge, C, Barinov, A, Dudin, P, Sanchez, AM, Mudd, JJ, Walker, M & Bell, GR 2013, ' Weak mismatch epitaxy and structural feedback in graphene growth on copper foil ' Nano Research , vol 6, no. 2, pp. 99-112.
Prof James Scott

Prof James Scott

Professor

jfs4@st-andrews.ac.uk

Research profile

Geng, W, Liu, Y, Meng, X, Bellaiche, L , Scott, JF , Dkhil, B & Jiang, A 2015, ' Giant negative electrocaloric effect in antiferroelectric La-doped Pb(ZrTi)O thin films near room temperature ' Advanced Materials , vol 27, no. 20, pp. 3165–3169.
Prof Alexandra Slawin

Prof Alexandra Slawin

Professor

amzs@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 467280

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Research profile

Lancefield, CS , Slawin, AMZ, Westwood, NJ& Lebl, T 2015, ' The use of residual dipolar coupling for conformational analysis of structurally related natural products ' Magnetic Resonance in Chemistry , vol 53, no. 6, pp. 467-475.
Ayoup , MS , Cordes, DB, Slawin, AMZ& O'Hagan, D 2015, ' Fluorine containing amino acids: synthesis and peptide coupling of amino acids containing the all-cis tetrafluorocyclohexyl motif ' Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry , vol 13, no. 20, pp. 5621-5624.
Nordheider, A, Athukorala Arachchige, KS , Slawin, AMZ, Woollins, JD & Chivers, T 2015, ' Sodium and rhodium complexes of a spirocyclic Te 5 dianion supported by P 2 N 2 rings ' Dalton Transactions , vol 44, no. 19, pp. 8781-8783.
Sanz Camacho, P, Athukorala Arachchige, KS , Slawin, AMZ , Green, TFG, Yates, JR , Dawson, DM, Woollins, JD& Ashbrook, SEM 2015, ' Unusual intermolecular “through-space” J couplings in P–Se heterocycles ' Journal of the American Chemical Society , vol 137, no. 19, pp. 6172-6175.
Wong, MY , Xie, G , Tourbillon, C, Sandroni, M , Cordes, DB, Slawin, AMZ, Samuel, IDW& Zysman-Colman, E 2015, ' Formylated chloro-bridged iridium(III) dimers as OLED materials: opening up new possibilities ' Dalton Transactions , vol 44, no. 18.
Dr Iain Smellie

Dr Iain Smellie

Senior Teaching Fellow

ias10@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463845

Research profile

Koehnke, J , Morawitz, F, Bent, AF, Houssen, WE , Shirran, SL, Fuszard, MA, Smellie, IA, Botting, CH , Smith, MCM, Jaspars, M & Naismith, JH 2013, ' An enzymatic route to selenazolines ' ChemBioChem , vol 14, no. 5, pp. 564-567.
Dawson, DM , Jamieson, LE, Mohideen, MIH, McKinlay, AC , Smellie, IA , Cadou, R, Keddie, NS , Morris, RE& Ashbrook, SE 2012, ' High-resolution solid-state 13 C NMR spectroscopy of the paramagnetic metal-organic frameworks, STAM-1 and HKUST-1 ' Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics , vol 15, no. 3, pp. 919-929.
Prof Andrew Smith

Prof Andrew Smith

Professor

ads10@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463896

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Research profile

Campbell, CD, Joannesse, C, Morrill, LC, Philpa, D & Smith, AD 2015, ' Regiodivergent Lewis base-promoted O- to C-carboxyl transfer of furanyl carbonates ' Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry , vol 13, no. 10, pp. 2895-2900.
Yeh, P-P , Daniels, DSB, Fallan, C , Gould, ER, Simal Fernandez, C , Taylor, JE, Slawin, AMZ& Smith, AD 2015, ' Exploring the scope of the isothiourea-mediated synthesis of dihydropyridinones ' Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry , vol 13, no. 7, pp. 2177-2191.
Richmond, E , Ling, KB, Duguet, NFD , Manton, LB, Çelebi-Ölçüm, N, Lam, Y, Alsancak, S , Slawin, AMZ , Houk, KN & Smith, AD 2015, ' An asymmetric pericyclic cascade approach to 3-alkyl-3-aryloxindoles: generality, applications and mechanistic investigations ' Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry , vol 13, no. 6, pp. 1807-1817.
Tucker, DE, Quinn, P, Massey, RS, Collett, CJ, Jasiewicz, DJ, Bramley, CR , Smith, AD & O’Donoghue, AC 2015, ' Proton transfer reactions of N-aryl triazolium salts: unusual ortho -substituent effects ' Journal of Physical Organic Chemistry , vol 28, no. 2, pp. 108-115.
Daniels, DSB , Smith, SR , Lebl, T , Shapland, P & Smith, AD 2015, ' A scalable, chromatography-free synthesis of benzotetramisole ' Synthesis , vol 47, no. 1, pp. 34-41.
Dr John Smith

Dr John Smith

Chemistry Building Manager

jsgs@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463696

Research profile

MacCallum, JR & Smith, JSG 2000, ' A novel method for producing miscible polymer blends ' European Polymer Journal , vol 36, pp. 491-494.
Dr James Taylor

Dr James Taylor

Leverhulme Early Career Fellow

jet20@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 467237

Research profile

Yeh, P-P , Daniels, DSB, Fallan, C , Gould, ER, Simal Fernandez, C , Taylor, JE, Slawin, AMZ& Smith, AD 2015, ' Exploring the scope of the isothiourea-mediated synthesis of dihydropyridinones ' Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry , vol 13, no. 7, pp. 2177-2191.
Smith, SR , Fallan, C, Taylor, JE , McLennan, RS , Daniels, DSB , Morrill, LC , Slawin, AMZ& Smith, AD 2015, ' Asymmetric isothiourea-catalysed formal [3+2] cycloadditions of ammonium enolates with oxaziridines ' Chemistry - A European Journal .
Collett, CJ, Massey, RS , Taylor, JE , Maguire, OR, O'Donoghue, AC & Smith, AD 2015, ' Rate and equilibrium constants for the addition of NHCs into benzaldehydes: a remarkable 2-substituent effect ' Angewandte Chemie International Edition .
Morrill, LC, Stark, DG , Taylor, JE , Smith, SR, Squires, JA, D'Hollander, ACA, Simal Fernandez, C, Shapland, P, O'Riordan, TJC & Smith, AD 2014, ' Organocatalytic Michael addition–lactonisation of carboxylic acids using α,β-unsaturated trichloromethyl ketones as α,β-unsaturated ester equivalents ' Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry , vol 12, no. 44, pp. 9016-9027.
Valera, S , Taylor, JE, Daniels, DSB, Dawson, DM , Athukorala Arachchige, KS , Ashbrook, SE, Slawin, AMZ& Bode, BE 2014, ' A modular approach for the synthesis of nanometer-sized polynitroxide multi-spin systems ' Journal of Organic Chemistry , vol 79, no. 17, pp. 8313–8323.
Prof John Walton

Prof John Walton

Research Professor

jcw@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463864

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Research profile

Walton, JC & Williams, F 2015, ' The games radicals play: special issue on free radicals and radical ions ' Molecules , vol 20, no. 2, pp. 2831-2834.
Walton, JC 2014, ' The importance of chain conformational mobility during 5-exo-cyclizations of C-, N- and O-centred radicals ' Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry , vol 12, no. 40, pp. 7983-7992.
Manley, DW & Walton, JC 2014, ' A Clean and Selective Radical Homocoupling Employing Carboxylic Acids with Titania Photoredox Catalysis ' Organic Letters , vol 16, no. 20, pp. 5394-5397.
Manley, DW, Buzzetti, L, MacKessack-Leitch, A & Walton, JC 2014, ' Hydrogenations without hydrogen: titania photocatalyzed reductions of maleimides and aldehydes ' Molecules , vol 19, no. 9, pp. 15324-15338.
Walton, JC , Manley, DW, Mills, A, O'Rourke, C & Slawin, AMZ 2014, ' Catalyst-free photoredox addition–cyclisations: exploitation of natural synergy between aryl acetic acids and maleimide ' Chemistry - A European Journal , vol 20.
Prof Nicholas Westwood

Prof Nicholas Westwood

Professor

njw3@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463816

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Research profile

Lancefield, CS , Slawin, AMZ, Westwood, NJ& Lebl, T 2015, ' The use of residual dipolar coupling for conformational analysis of structurally related natural products ' Magnetic Resonance in Chemistry , vol 53, no. 6, pp. 467-475.
Figuera-Losada, M, Stathis, M, Dorskind, JM, Thomas, AG, Bandaru, VVR, Yoo, S-W , Westwood, NJ , Rogers, GW, McArthur, JC, Haughey, NJ, Slusher, BS & Rojas, C 2015, ' Cambinol, a novel inhibitor of neutral sphingomyelinase 2 shows neuroprotective properties ' PLoS One , vol 10, no. 5, e0124481.
Healy, A, Izumikawa, M , Slawin, AMZ , Shin-ya, K & Westwood, NJ 2015, ' Stereochemical assignment of the protein-protein interaction inhibitor JBIR-22 by total synthesis ' Angewandte Chemie , vol 54, no. 13, pp. 4046-4050.
Odell, AV , Tran, F , Foderaro, JE , Poupart, S, Pathak, R, Westwood, NJ & Ward, GE 2015, ' Yeast three-hybrid screen identifies TgBRADIN/GRA24 as a negative regulator of Toxoplasma gondii bradyzoite differentiation ' PLoS One , vol 10, no. 3, e0120331.
Healy, AR, Vinale, F, Lorito, M & Westwood, NJ 2015, ' Total synthesis and biological evaluation of the tetramic acid based natural product harzianic acid and its stereoisomers ' Organic Letters , vol 17, no. 3, pp. 692-695.
Prof Derek Woollins

Prof Derek Woollins

Professor

jdw3@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463202/3861

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Research profile

Woollins, JD 2015, ' Novel Fluorinated Phosphorus–Sulfur Heteroatom Compounds: Synthesis and Characterization of Ferrocenyl- and Aryl-Phosphonofluorodithioic Salts, Adducts, and Esters ' Molecules .
Nordheider, A, Athukorala Arachchige, KS , Slawin, AMZ, Woollins, JD & Chivers, T 2015, ' Sodium and rhodium complexes of a spirocyclic Te 5 dianion supported by P 2 N 2 rings ' Dalton Transactions , vol 44, no. 19, pp. 8781-8783.
Sanz Camacho, P, Athukorala Arachchige, KS , Slawin, AMZ , Green, TFG, Yates, JR , Dawson, DM, Woollins, JD& Ashbrook, SEM 2015, ' Unusual intermolecular “through-space” J couplings in P–Se heterocycles ' Journal of the American Chemical Society , vol 137, no. 19, pp. 6172-6175.
Nordheider, A, Hüll, K, Athukorala Arachchige, KS , Slawin, AMZ, Woollins, JD , Thirumoorthi, R & Chivers, T 2015, ' Spirocyclic, macrocyclic and ladder complexes of coinage metals and mercury with dichalcogeno P 2 N 2 -supported anions ' Dalton Transactions , vol 44, no. 12, pp. 5338-5346.
Hua, G, Du, J , Cordes, DB, Slawin, AMZ& Woollins, JD 2015, ' Efficient synthesis of novel chalcogen-containing derivatives of DNA nucleobases ' Tetrahedron , vol 71, no. 12, pp. 1792-1798.
Dr Filip Solberg Wormald

Dr Philip Wormald

Senior Research Fellow

pw22@st-andrews.ac.uk

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Research profile

Brace , SL , Wormald, P & Darton, RJ 2015, ' The effect of structure directing agents on the ordering of fluoride ions in pure silica MFI zeolites ' Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics .
Liu, G, Pan, J, Yin, L , Irvine, JTS , Li, F, Tan, J , Wormald, P & Cheng, H-M 2012, ' Heteroatom-Modulated Switching of Photocatalytic Hydrogen and Oxygen Evolution Preferences of Anatase TiO 2 Microspheres ' Advanced Functional Materials , vol 22, no. 15, pp. 3233-3238.
Wormald, P , Hazendonk, P & Montina, T 2012, ' 13C solid-state NMR of the mobile phase of polyvinylidenefluoride. ' Macromolecules , vol 45, dx.doi.org/10.1021/ma3013477, pp. 6002-6007.
Sansotera, M, Navarrini, W, Gola, M , Wormald, P , Bianchi, C, Famulan, A & Avataneo, M 2011, ' Peroxidic perfluoropolyether for the covalent binding of perfluoropolyether chains on carbon black surface ' Journal of Fluorine Chemistry , vol 132, no. 12, pp. 1254-1261.
Wormald, P , Hazendonk, P, Montina, T & Luga, D 2011, ' The refocused discrimination induced by variable amplitude minipulses (DIVAM) experiment - Improved domain selection in semicrystalline fluoropolymers by (19)F solid state nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy ' Canadian Journal of Chemistry , vol 89, no. 9, pp. 1065-1075.
Prof Paul Wright

Prof Paul Wright

Professor

paw2@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463793

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Research profile

Cepeda, J, Pérez-Yáñez, S, Beobide, G, Castillo, O, Luque, A , Wright, PA , Sneddon, S & Ashbrook, SE 2015, ' Exploiting synthetic conditions to promote structural diversity within the scandium(III)/pyrimidine-4,6-dicarboxylate system ' Crystal Growth & Design , vol 15, no. 5, pp. 2352-2363.
Greenaway, AG , Shin, J, Cox, PA, Shiko, E, Thompson, SP, Brandani, S, Hong, SB & Wright, PA 2015, ' Structural changes of synthetic paulingite (Na,H-ECR-18) upon dehydration and CO 2 adsorption ' Zeitschrift fur Kristallographie , vol 230, no. 4, pp. 223-231.
Llewellyn, PL, Garcia-Rates, M, Gaberová, L , Miller, SR , Devic, T, Lavalley, J-C, Bourrelly, S, Bloch, E, Filinchuk, Y , Wright, PA , Serre, C, Vimont, A & Maurin, G 2015, ' Structural origin of unusual CO adsorption behavior of a small-pore aluminum bisphosphonate MOF ' Journal of Physical Chemistry C , vol 119, no. 8, pp. 4208-4216.
Turrina, A, Eschenroeder, ECV , Bode, BE , Collier, JE, Apperley, DC, Cox, PA, Casci, JL & Wright, PA 2015, ' Understanding the structure directing action of copper-polyamine complexes in the direct synthesis of Cu-SAPO-34 and Cu-SAPO-18 catalysts for the selective catalytic reduction of NO with NH 3 ' Microporous and Mesoporous Materials .
Greenaway, A , Gonzalez Santiago, B, Donaldson, P, Frogley, M, Cinque, G, Sotelo, J, Moggach, S, Shiko, E, Brandani, S, Howe, R & Wright, PA 2014, ' In situ synchrotron IR microspectroscopy of CO 2 adsorption on single crystals of the functionalised MOF, Sc 2 (BDC-NH 2 ) 3 ' Angewandte Chemie International Edition , vol 53, no. 49, pp. 13701–13705.
Prof Wuzong Zhou

Prof Wuzong Zhou

Professor

wzhou@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 467276

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Research profile

McAulay, K, Hargreaves, JSJ, McFarlane, AR, Price, DJ, Spencer, NA, Bion, N, Can, F, Richard, M, Greer, HF & Zhou, WZ 2015, ' The influence of pre-treatment gas mixture upon the ammonia synthesis activity of Co-Re catalysts ' Catalysis Communications , vol 68, pp. 53-57.
Liu, Z, Chiang, C-Y, Li, W & Zhou, W 2015, ' The role of surface hydrolysis of ferricyanide anions in crystal growth of snowflake-shaped α-Fe 2 O 3 ' Chemical Communications , vol 51, no. 45, pp. 9350-9353.
Thomas, JM 2015, 法拉第和皇家研究院: 一个人杰地灵的历史故事 . translated by Wuzong Zhou, Chuan Gao, Shanghai Scientific & Technical Publishers, Shanghai.
Warringham, R, Hamilton, NG, Silverwood, IP, How, C, Webb, PB, Tooze, RP , Zhou, W , Frost, CD, Parker, SF & Lennon, D 2015, ' The application of inelastic neutron scattering to investigate a hydrogen pre-treatment stage of an iron Fischer-Tropsch catalyst ' Applied Catalysis. A, General , vol 489, pp. 209-217.
Yu, F, Liu, Z & Zhou, W 2015, ' Facile synthesis of (110)-plane-exposed au microflowers as high sensitive hydrogen peroxide sensors ' European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry .
Dr Eli Zysman-Colman

Dr Eli Zysman-Colman

EaStCHEM Research Fellow

eli.zysman-colman@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463826

Research profile

Wong, MY , Xie, G , Tourbillon, C, Sandroni, M , Cordes, DB, Slawin, AMZ, Samuel, IDW& Zysman-Colman, E 2015, ' Formylated chloro-bridged iridium(III) dimers as OLED materials: opening up new possibilities ' Dalton Transactions , vol 44, no. 18.
Swanick, KN, Sandroni, M, Ding, Z & Zysman-Colman, E 2015, ' Enhanced electrochemiluminescence from a stoichiometric ruthenium(II)-iridium(III) complex soft salt ' Chemistry - A European Journal , vol 21, no. 20, pp. 7435-7440.
Santoro, A, Lord, RM, Loughrey, JJ, McGowan, PC, Halcrow, MA, Henwood, AF, Thomson, C & Zysman-Colman, E 2015, ' One-pot synthesis of highly emissive dipyridinium dihydrohelicenes ' Chemistry - A European Journal , vol 21, no. 19, pp. 7035-7038.
O’Brien, C, Wong, MY , Cordes, DB, Slawin, AMZ& Zysman-Colman, E 2015, ' Cationic platinum(II) complexes bearing Aryl-BIAN ligands: synthesis, structural and optoelectronic characterization ' Organometallics , vol 34, no. 1, pp. 13-22.
Hasan, K , Bansal, AK, Samuel, IDW , Roldán-Carmona, C, Bolink , H & Zysman-Colman, E 2015, ' Tuning the emission of cationic iridium (III) complexes towards the red through methoxy substitution of the cyclometalating ligand ' Scientific Reports .

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