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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 & Oyewale, AO 2015, ' Unexpected rearrangement during the gas-phase dehalogenation approach to benzodithiophenes ' RSC Advances , vol 5, no. 25, pp. 19379-19381.
Aitken, RA , Hauduc, C, McLennan, RS , Slawin, AMZ & Wilson, HS 2015, ' Novel ether and thioether macrocycles from phthalaldehyde ' Tetrahedron Letters , vol 56.
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.
Aitken, RA , Hauduc, C, Hossain, MS, McHale, E, Schwan, AL , Slawin, AMZ & Stewart, CA 2014, ' Unexpected Pyrolytic Behaviour of Substituted Benzo[ c ]thiopyran and Thieno[2,3- c ]thiopyran S,S -dioxides ' Australian Journal of Chemistry , vol 67, no. 8/9, pp. 1288-1295.
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.
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

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.
Iftekhar, M, Drewett, NE , Armstrong, R , Hesp, D, Braga, F, Ahmed, S & Hardwick, LJ 2014, ' Characterization of aluminum doped lithium-manganese rich composites for higher rate lithium-ion cathodes ' Journal of The Electrochemical Society , vol 161, no. 14, pp. A2109-A2116.
Prof Sharon Ashbrook

Prof Sharon Ashbrook

Professor

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

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Research profile

Konstantinova, LS, Knyazeva, EA, Nefyodov, AA, Sanz Camacho, P , Ashbrook, SEM, Woollins, JD , Zibarev, AV & Rakitin, OA 2015, ' Direct synthesis of fused 1,2,5-selenadiazoles from 1,2,5-thiadiazoles ' Tetrahedron , vol 56, no. 9.
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 Y2(Zr,Sn)2O7 ceramics from NMR spectroscopy ' Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics .
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 Early view.
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.
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

Ackermann, K , Giannoulis, A , Cordes, DB, Slawin, AMZ& Bode, BE 2015, ' Assessing dimerisation degree and cooperativity in a biomimetic small-molecule model by pulsed EPR ' Chemical Communications .
Valera, S & Bode, BE 2014, ' Strategies for synthesis of yardsticks and abaci for nanometre distance measurements by pulsed EPR ' Molecules , vol 19, no. 12, pp. 20227-20256.
Kerry, PS , Turkington, HL , Ackermann, K , Jameison, SA & Bode, BE 2014, ' Analysis of influenza A virus NS1 dimer interfaces in solution by pulse EPR distance measurements ' Journal of Physical Chemistry B , vol 118, no. 37, pp. 10882-10888.
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.
Knight, FR, Randall, RAM, Roemmele, TL, Boeré, RT , Bode, BE , Crawford, L , Buehl, M, Slawin, AMZ& Woollins, JD 2013, ' Electrochemically informed synthesis: oxidation versus coordination of 5,6-Bis(phenylchalcogeno)acenaphthenes ' ChemPhysChem , vol 14, no. 14, pp. 3199-3203.
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.
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.
Tortoriello, G, Morris, CV, Alpar, A, Fuzik, J , Shirran, SL , Calvigioni, D, Keimpema, E , Botting, CH , Reinecke, K, Herdegen, T, Courtney, M, Hurd, YL & Harkany, T 2014, ' Miswiring the brain: delta(9)-tetrahydrocannabinol disrupts cortical development by inducing an SCG10/stathmin-2 degradation pathway ' EMBO Journal , vol 33, no. 7, pp. 668-685.
Shabbiri, K , Botting, CH , Adnan, A , Fuszard, M , Naseem, S, Ahmed, S, Shujaat, S, Syed, Q & Ahmad, W 2014, ' An investigation into membrane bound redox carriers involved in energy transduction mechanism in Brevibacterium linens DSM 20158 with unsequenced genome ' Journal of Membrane Biology , vol 247, no. 4, pp. 345-355.
Prof Manfred Buck

Prof Manfred Buck

Professor

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

Research profile

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.
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.
She, Z, Lahaye, D, Champness, NR , Buehl, M , Hamoudi, H, Zharnikov, M & Buck, M 2013, ' Accommodation of Lattice Mismatch in a Thiol Self-Assembled Monolayer ' Journal of Physical Chemistry C , vol 117, no. 9, pp. 4647-4656.
Cebula, I , Lu, H, Zharnikov, M & Buck, M 2013, ' Monolayers of trimesic and isophthalic acid on Cu and Ag: the influence of coordination strength on adsorption geometry ' Chemical Science , vol 4, no. 12, pp. 4455-4464.
Prof Michael Buehl

Prof Michael Buehl

Professor

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

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Research profile

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.
Truscott, B, Kruger, H, Webb, P , Buehl, M& Nolan, SP 2015, ' Shedding light on the mechanism of CO2 insertion into Ir(I)-hydroxide and Ir(I)-alkoxide bonds: a kinetic and computational study ' Chemistry - A European Journal .
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 .
Cormanich, RA, Rittner, R & Buehl, M 2015, ' Conformational preferences of Ac-Gly-NHMe in solution ' RSC Advances , vol In press.
Dr Catherine Cazin

Dr Catherine Cazin

Lecturer

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

Research group

Research profile

Lazreg, F , Cordes, DB, Slawin, AMZ& Cazin, CSJ 2015, ' Synthesis of homoleptic and heteroleptic bis-N-heterocylic carbene group 11 complexes ' Organometallics , vol 34, no. 2, pp. 419-425.
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 .
Lazreg, F , Nahra, F& Cazin, CSJ 2015, ' Copper-NHC complexes in catalysis ' Coordination Chemistry Reviews .
Lesieur, M, Lazreg, F & Cazin, CSJ 2014, ' A cooperative Pd-Cu system for direct C-H bond arylation ' Chemical Communications , vol 50, no. 64, pp. 8927-8929.
Lesieur, M , Slawin, AMZ& Cazin, CSJ 2014, ' [Pd(mu-Cl)Cl(IPr*)](2): a highly hindered pre-catalyst for the synthesis of tetra-ortho-substituted biaryls via Grignard reagent cross-coupling ' Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry , vol 12, no. 30, pp. 5586-5589.
Dr Matt Clarke

Dr Matt Clarke

Reader

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

Research group

Research profile

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.
Noonan, GM, Cobley, CJ, Mahoney, T & Clarke, ML 2014, ' Rhodium/phospholane-phosphite catalysts give unusually high regioselectivity in the enantioselective hydroformylation of vinyl arenes ' Chemical Communications , vol 50, no. 12, pp. 1475-1477.
Wright, PA , Mitchell, L , Clarke, M , Seymour, VR , Ashbrook, SEM , Williamson, P, Ehrlichova, B, Anderson, AE, Acerbi, N, Daniels, L & Walton, R 2014, ' Mixed-metal MIL-100(Sc,M) (M=Al, Cr, Fe) for Lewis acid catalysis and tandem C -C bond formation and alcohol oxidation ' Chemistry - A European Journal .
Fuentes García, JA, Carpenter, I, Kann, N & Clarke, M 2013, ' Highly enantioselective hydrogenation and transfer hydrogenation of cycloalkyl and heterocyclic ketones catalysed by an iridium complex of a tridentate phosphine-diamine ligand ' Chemical Communications , vol 49, no. 87, pp. 10245-10247.
Prof David Cole-Hamilton

Prof David Cole-Hamilton

Emeritus Professor

djc@st-andrews.ac.uk

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Research profile

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.
Julis, J, Bartlett, SA , Baader, S, Beresford, N, Routledge, EJ , Cazin, CSJ& Cole-Hamilton, DJ 2014, ' Selective ethenolysis and oestrogenicity of compounds from cashew nut shell liquid ' Green Chemistry , vol 16, no. 5, pp. 2846-2856.
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

Fernandez Salas, JA , Marelli, E , Cordes, DB, Slawin, AMZ& Nolan, SP 2015, ' General and mild Ni 0 -catalyzed α-arylation of ketones using aryl chlorides ' Chemistry - A European Journal , vol 21, no. 10, pp. 3906-3909.
Lazreg, F , Cordes, DB, Slawin, AMZ& Cazin, CSJ 2015, ' Synthesis of homoleptic and heteroleptic bis-N-heterocylic carbene group 11 complexes ' Organometallics , vol 34, no. 2, pp. 419-425.
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.
Brill, M, Collado-Martinez, A, Cordes, DB, Slawin, AMZ , Vogt, M, Gruetzmacher, H & Nolan, SP 2015, ' Synthesis and characterization of gold(I) complexes of dibenzotropylidene-functionalized NHC ligands (Trop-NHCs) ' Organometallics , vol 34, no. 1, pp. 263-274.
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.
Dr Daniel Dawson

Dr Daniel Dawson

NMR Spectroscopist

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

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.
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.
Playford, HY, Hannon, AC, Tucker, MG , Dawson, DM, Ashbrook, SE , Kastiban, RJ, Sloan, J & Walton, RI 2014, ' Characterization of Structural Disorder in γ-Ga 2 O 3 ' Journal of Physical Chemistry C , vol 118, no. 29, pp. 16188-16198.
Colaux, H , Dawson, DM& Ashbrook, SE 2014, ' Efficient amplitude-modulated pulses for triple- to single-quantum coherence conversion in MQMAS NMR ' Journal of Physical Chemistry A , vol 118, no. 31, pp. 6018-25.
Dr Gordon Florence

Dr Gordon Florence

Research Fellow

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

Research profile

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, L& 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.
Florence, GJ, Morris, JC, Murray, RG , Vanga, RR, Osler, J & Smith, TK 2013, ' Total synthesis, stereochemical assignment and biological activity of chamuvarinin and structural analogues ' Chemistry - A European Journal , vol 19, no. 25, pp. 8309-8320.
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

Research profile

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.
Rodolis, MT, Mihalyi, A, Ducho, C, Eitel, K, Gust, B , Goss, RJM & Bugg, TDH 2014, ' Mechanism of action of the uridyl peptide antibiotics: an unexpected link to a protein-protein interaction site in translocase MraY ' Chemical Communications , vol 50, no. 86, pp. 13023-13025.
Perni, S, Hackett, L , Goss, RJM , Simmons, MJ & Overton, TW 2013, ' Optimisation of engineered Escherichia coli biofilms for enzymatic biosynthesis of L-halotryptophans ' AMB Express , vol 3, pp. 1-10.
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

Research group

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.
Yaqub, A, Janjua, N, Savaniu, CD & Irvine, JTS 2015, ' Synthesis and characterization of B-site doped La 0.20 Sr 0.25 Ca 0.45 TiO 3 as SOFC anode materials ' International Journal of Hydrogen Energy , vol 40, no. 1, pp. 760-766.
Ruiz-Trejo, E, Azad, AK & Irvine, JTS 2015, ' A 60-second microwave-assisted synthesis of nickel foam and its application to the impregnation of porous scaffolds ' Journal of The Electrochemical Society , vol In press.
Verbraeken, MC, Ramos, T, Agersted, K, Ma, Q, Savaniu, CD, Sudireddy, BR , Irvine, JTS , Holtappels, P & Tietz, F 2015, ' Modified strontium titanates: from defect chemistry to SOFC anodes ' Royal Society of Chemistry Advances , vol 5, no. 2, pp. 1168-1180.
Verbraeken, MC, Cheung, C, Suard, E & Irvine, JTS 2015, ' High H - ionic conductivity in barium hydride ' Nature Materials , vol 14, pp. 95–100.
Prof Paul Kamer

Prof Paul Kamer

Professor

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

Research profile

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.
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.
Diebolt, O, van Leeuwen, PWNM & Kamer, PCJ 2012, ' Operando Spectroscopy in Catalytic Carbonylation Reactions ' ACS Catalysis , vol 2, no. 11, pp. 2357-2370.
Dodds, DL, Boele, MDK, van Strijdonck, GPF, de Vries, JG, van Leeuwen, PWNM & Kamer, PCJ 2012, ' Design, Testing and Kinetic Analysis of Bulky Monodentate Phosphorus Ligands in the Mizoroki-Heck Reaction ' European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry , no. 10, pp. 1660-1671.
Dr Euan Kay

Dr Euan Kay

Royal Society Research Fellow

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

Research profile

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.
Panman, MR, Bodis, P, Shaw, DJ, Bakker, BH, Newton, AC , Kay, ER , Leigh, DA, Buma, WJ, Brouwer, AM & Woutersen, S 2012, ' Time-resolved vibrational spectroscopy of a molecular shuttle ' Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics , vol 14, no. 6, pp. 1865-1875.
Dr Petr Kilian

Dr Petr Kilian

Lecturer

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

Research group

Research profile

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 , 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 .
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.
Arachchige, KSA, Camacho, PS, Ray, MJ, Chalmers, BA, Knight, FR , Ashbrook, SE, Buehl, M, Kilian, P, Slawin, AMZ& Woollins, JD 2014, ' Sterically Restricted Tin Phosphines, Stabilized by Weak Intramolecular Donor-Acceptor Interactions ' Organometallics , vol 33, no. 10, pp. 2424-2433.
Chalmers, BA , Buehl, M , Athukorala Arachchige, KS , Slawin, AMZ& Kilian, P 2014, ' Geometrically enforced donor-facilitated dehydrocoupling leading to an isolable arsanylidine-phosphorane ' Journal of the American Chemical Society , vol 136, no. 17, pp. 6247-6250.
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

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.
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 In press.
Manzini, S , Nelson, DJ, Lebl, T , Poater, A, Cavallo, L , Slawin, AMZ& Nolan, SP 2014, ' From ruthenium olefin metathesis catalyst to (ŋ 5 -3-phenylindenyl)hydrido complex via alcoholysis ' Chemical Communications , vol 50, no. 17, pp. 2205-2207.
Prof Philip Lightfoot

Prof Philip Lightfoot

Professor

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

Research group

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 .
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 .
Zakharov, KV, Zvereva, EA, Berdonosov, PS, Kuznetsova, ES, Dolgikh, VA , Clark, LM , Black, C , Lightfoot, P , Kockelmann, W, Pchelkina, ZV, Streltsov, SV, Volkova, OS & Vasiliev, AN 2014, ' Thermodynamic properties, electron spin resonance and underlying spin model in Cu 3 Y(SeO 3 ) 2 O 2 Cl ' Physical Review. B, Condensed matter and materials physics , vol 90, 214417.
Downie, LJ, Black, C, Ardashnikova, EI, Tang, CC, Vasiliev, AN, Golovanov, AN, Berdonosov, PS, Dolgikh, VA & Lightfoot, P 2014, ' Structural phase transitions in the kagome lattice based materials Cs 2-x Rb x SnCu 3 F 12 (x = 0, 0.5, 1.0, 1.5) ' CrystEngComm , vol 16, no. 32, pp. 7419-7425.
Aidoudi, FH, Downie, LJ , Morris, RE , de Vries, MA & Lightfoot, P 2014, ' A hybrid vanadium fluoride with structurally isolated S=1 kagome layers ' Dalton Transactions , vol 43, no. 17, pp. 6304-6307.
Dr John Mitchell

Dr John Mitchell

Reader

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

Research group

Research profile

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.
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 Advance Article.
Alderson, RG , Barker, D& Mitchell, JBO 2014, ' One origin for metallo-β-lactamase activity, or two? An investigation assessing a diverse set of reconstructed ancestral sequences based on a sample of phylogenetic trees ' Journal of Molecular Evolution , vol 79, no. 3-4, pp. 117-129.
Nath, N , Mitchell, JBO & Caetano-Anolles, G 2014, ' The natural history of biocatalytic mechanisms ' PLoS Computational Biology , vol 10, no. 5, e1003642.
De Ferrari, L& Mitchell, JBO 2014, ' From sequence to enzyme mechanism using multi-label machine learning ' BMC Bioinformatics .
Prof Russell Morris

Prof Russell Morris

Professor

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

Research group

Research profile

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.
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.
Magdysyuk, OV, Adams, F, Liermann, H-P, Spanopoulos, I, Trikalitis, PN, Hirscher, M , Morris, RE , Duncan, MJ , McCormick, LJ & Dinnebier, RE 2014, ' Understanding the adsorption mechanism of noble gases Kr and Xe in CPO-27-Ni, CPO-27-Mg, and ZIF-8 ' Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics , vol 16, no. 43, pp. 23908-23914.
Shamzhy, M, Opanasenko, M, Tian, Y, Konysheya, K, Shyets, O , Morris, RE & Cejka, J 2014, ' Germanosilicate Precursors of ADORable Zeolites Obtained by Disassembly of ITH, ITR, and IWR Zeolites ' Chemistry of Materials , vol 26, no. 19, pp. 5789-5798.
Dr Finlay Morrison

Dr Finlay Morrison

Reader

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

Research group

Research profile

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 .
Morrison, F & Rotaru, A 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 In press.
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.
Rotaru, A, Miller, A , Arnold, DC& Morrison, F 2014, ' Towards novel multiferroic and magnetoelectric materials: dipole stability in tetragonal tungsten bronzes ' Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society. A, Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences , vol 372, 20120451.
Freeman, CL, Dawson, JA, Chen, H-R, Ben, L, Harding, JH , Morrison, FD , Sinclair, DC & West, AR 2013, ' Energetics of Donor-Doping, Metal Vacancies, and Oxygen-Loss in A-Site Rare-Earth-Doped BaTiO3 ' Advanced Functional Materials , vol 23, no. 31, pp. 3925-3928.
Dr Tanja Van Mourik

Dr Tanja Van Mourik

Reader

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

Research profile

Holroyd, LF & van Mourik, T 2015, ' Tyrosine-glycine revisited: resolving the discrepancy between theory and experiment ' Chemical Physics Letters , vol 621, pp. 124-129.
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 Advance Article.
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.
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.
Serafin, LM, Law, MM & van Mourik, T 2013, ' Computational studies of bridging structures and isomerism in substituted disilynes ' Journal of Chemical Theory and Computation , vol 9, no. 6, pp. 2697–2705.
Prof James Naismith

Prof James Naismith

Wardlaw Professor

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

Research profile

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.
Koehnke, JAJG , Bent, AF, Houssen, WE, Mann, G, Jaspars, M & Naismith, J 2014, ' The structural biology of patellamide biosynthesis ' Current Opinion in Structural Biology , vol 29, pp. 112-121.
O'Hagan, D , Thompson, S , Naismith, J , Zhang, Q, McMahon, S, Ónega Pérez, M, Passchier, J, Fleming, I & Ashworth, S 2014, ' A localised tolerance in the substrate specificity of the fluorinase enzyme enables "last step" 18 F fluorination of a RGD peptide under ambient aqueous conditions ' Angewandte Chemie International Edition , vol 53, no. 34, pp. 8913-8918.
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 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.
Gregory, CD, Loupias, B, Waugh, J, Barroso, P, Bouquet, S, Brambrink, E, Dono, S, Falize, E, Howe, J, Kuramitsu, Y, Kodama, R, Koenig, M, Michaut, C, Myers, S , Nazarov, W , Notley, MM, Oya, A, Pikuz, S, le Gloahec, MR, Sakawa, Y, Spindloe, C, Streeter, M, Wilson, LA & Woolsey, NC 2008, ' Astrophysical jet experiments ' Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion , vol 50.
Prof Steven Nolan

Prof Steven Nolan

Professor

sn17@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463763

Research group

Research profile

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.
Fernandez Salas, JA , Marelli, E , Cordes, DB, Slawin, AMZ& Nolan, SP 2015, ' General and mild Ni 0 -catalyzed α-arylation of ketones using aryl chlorides ' Chemistry - A European Journal , vol 21, no. 10, pp. 3906-3909.
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.
Veenboer, RMP, Dupuy, S & Nolan, SP 2015, ' Stereoselective gold(I)-catalyzed intermolecular hydroalkoxlation of alkynes ' ACS Catalysis , vol 5, no. 2, pp. 1330-1334.
Brill, M, Collado-Martinez, A, Cordes, DB, Slawin, AMZ , Vogt, M, Gruetzmacher, H & Nolan, SP 2015, ' Synthesis and characterization of gold(I) complexes of dibenzotropylidene-functionalized NHC ligands (Trop-NHCs) ' Organometallics , vol 34, no. 1, pp. 263-274.
Prof David O'Hagan

Prof David O'Hagan

Professor

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

Research group

Research profile

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.
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.
Nortcliffe, A, Fleming, IN , Botting, NP& O'Hagan, D 2014, ' Synthesis and anticancer properties of RGD peptides conjugated to nitric oxide releasing functional groups and abiraterone ' Tetrahedron , vol 70, no. 44, pp. 8343-8347.
Prof Douglas Philp

Prof Douglas Philp

Professor

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

Research group

Research profile

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.
Jones, AM , Lorion, MM, Lebl, T, Slawin, AMZ, Philp, D& Westwood, NJ 2010, ' The chemical reactivity of a known anti-psoriasis drug. Part 1: Further insights into the products resulting from oxidative cleavage ' Tetrahedron , vol 66, no. 51, pp. 9667-9674.
Prof Neville Richardson

Prof Neville Richardson

Professor

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

Prof Alexandra Slawin

Prof Alexandra Slawin

Professor

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

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Research profile

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.
Fernandez Salas, JA , Marelli, E , Cordes, DB, Slawin, AMZ& Nolan, SP 2015, ' General and mild Ni 0 -catalyzed α-arylation of ketones using aryl chlorides ' Chemistry - A European Journal , vol 21, no. 10, pp. 3906-3909.
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.
Nordheider, A , Slawin, AMZ, Woollins, JD & Chivers, T 2015, ' A Silver(I) Iodide Complex of a Tellurophosphorane ' Zeitschrift für Anorganische und Allgemeine Chemie , vol 641, no. 2, pp. 405-407.
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.
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

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.
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.
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 .
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 Early view.
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.
Prof John Walton

Prof John Walton

Research Professor

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

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Research profile

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.
Walton, JC 2014, ' The oxime portmanteau motif: released heteroradicals undergo incisive EPR interrogation and deliver diverse heterocycles ' Accounts of Chemical Research , vol 47, no. 4, pp. 1406-1416.
Prof Nicholas Westwood

Prof Nicholas Westwood

Professor

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

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Research profile

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.
Lancefield, CS , Ojo, OS, Tran, F& Westwood, NJ 2015, ' Isolation of functionalized phenolic monomers through selective oxidation and C—O bond cleavage of the β-O-4 linkages in lignin ' Angewandte Chemie , vol 54, no. 1, pp. 258-262.
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.
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 In press.
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 Early View.
Prof Derek Woollins

Prof Derek Woollins

Professor

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

Research group

Research profile

Nordheider, A , Slawin, AMZ, Woollins, JD & Chivers, T 2015, ' A Silver(I) Iodide Complex of a Tellurophosphorane ' Zeitschrift für Anorganische und Allgemeine Chemie , vol 641, no. 2, pp. 405-407.
Konstantinova, LS, Knyazeva, EA, Nefyodov, AA, Sanz Camacho, P , Ashbrook, SEM, Woollins, JD , Zibarev, AV & Rakitin, OA 2015, ' Direct synthesis of fused 1,2,5-selenadiazoles from 1,2,5-thiadiazoles ' Tetrahedron , vol 56, no. 9.
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.
Diamond, LM, Knight, FR , Cordes, DB , Ward, ACC , Slawin, AMZ& Woollins, JD 2015, ' Acenaphtho[5,6-cd]-1,2-dichalcogenoles and their platinum complexes ' Polyhedron , vol 85, pp. 395-404.
Hua, G, Du, J, Fuller, A, Athukorala Arachchige, KS , Cordes, DB, Slawin, AMZ& Woollins, JD 2015, ' Synthesis and selenation of tandem multicomponent condensation adducts ' Synlett , vol In press.
Dr Filip Solberg Wormald

Dr Philip Wormald

Senior Research Fellow

pw22@st-andrews.ac.uk

Research group

Research profile

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.
Verbraeken, MC, De Araujo Lamas Viana, G , Wormald, P& Irvine, JTS 2011, ' A structural study of the proton conducting B-site ordered perovskite Ba 3 Ca 1.18 Ta 1.82 O 8 .73 ' Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter , vol 23, no. 23, 234111.
Prof Paul Wright

Prof Paul Wright

Professor

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

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Research profile

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.
Lozinska, MM, Mowat, JPS , Wright, PA , Thompson, SP, Jorda, JL, Palomino, M, Valencia, S & Rey, F 2014, ' Cation gating and relocation during the highly selective "trapdoor" adsorption of CO2 on univalent cation forms of zeolite Rho ' Chemistry of Materials , vol 26, no. 6, pp. 2052-2061.
Eschenroeder, ECV, Turrina, A, Picone, AL, Cinque, G, Frogley, MD, Cox, PA, Howe, RF & Wright, PA 2014, ' Monitoring the activation of copper-containing zeotype catalysts prepared by direct synthesis using in situ synchrotron infrared microcrystal spectroscopy and complementary techniques ' Chemistry of Materials , vol 26, no. 3, pp. 1434-1441.
Seymour, VR, Eschenroeder, ECV , Wright, PA& Ashbrook, SEM 2014, ' An NMR crystallographic approach to monitoring cation substitution in the aluminophosphate STA-2 ' Solid State Nuclear Magnetic Resonance .
Wright, PA, Greenaway, A , Mowat, JPS, Graham, A, Moggach, S, McKellar, S, Ward, K, Duren, T & Banu, A-M 2014, ' Stabilization of Scandium Terephthalate MOFs against Reversible Amorphization and Structural Phase Transition by Guest Uptake at Extreme Pressure ' Journal of the American Chemical Society , vol 136, no. 24, pp. 8606-8613.
Prof Wuzong Zhou

Prof Wuzong Zhou

Professor

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

Research group

Research profile

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.
Greer, HF , Zhou, W & Guo, L 2015, ' Phase transformation of Mg-calcite to aragonite in active-forming hot spring travertines ' Mineralogy and Petrology .
Huang, W-Y, Yoshirnura, F, Ueda, K, Pang, WK, Su, B-J, Jang, L-Y, Chiang, C-Y , Zhou, W , Duy, NH & Liu, R-S 2014, ' Domination of second-sphere shrinkage effect to improve photoluminescence of red nitride phosphors ' Inorganic Chemistry , vol 53, no. 24, pp. 12822-12831.
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.
Hamilton, NG, Warringham, R, Silverwood, IP, Kapitán, J, Hecht, L, Webb, PB, Tooze, RP , Zhou, W , Frost, CD, Parker, SF & Lennon, D 2014, ' The application of inelastic neutron scattering to investigate CO hydrogenation over an iron Fischer–Tropsch synthesis catalyst ' Journal of Catalysis , vol 312, pp. 221-231.
Dr Eli Zysman-Colman

Dr Eli Zysman-Colman

EaStCHEM Research Fellow

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

Research profile

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.
Henwood, AF, Evariste, S , Slawin, AMZ& Zysman-Colman, E 2014, ' Rigid biimidazole ancillary ligands as an avenue to bright deep blue cationic iridium(III) complexes ' Faraday Discussions , vol 174, pp. 165-182.
Rawson, JM, Donato, L & Zysman-Colman, E 2014, ' Triazole-directed hydrogen-bonded structures of cationic iridium(III) complexes ' CrystEngComm , vol 16, no. 36, pp. 8531-8536.
Hasan, K, Donato, L, Shen, Y, Slinker, JD & Zysman-Colman, E 2014, ' Cationic iridium(III) complexes bearing ancillary 2,5-dipyridyl(pyrazine) (2,5-dpp) and 2,2 ':5 ',2 ''-terpyridine (2,5-tpy) ligands: synthesis, optoelectronic characterization and light-emitting electrochemical cells ' Dalton Transactions , vol 43, no. 36, pp. 13672-13682.
Clark, ER, Anwar, MU, Leontowicz, BJ, Beldjoudi, Y, Hayward, JJ, Chan, WTK, Gavey, EL, Pilkington, M , Zysman-Colman, E & Rawson, JM 2014, ' Synthesis and characterisation of first row transition metal complexes of functionalized 1,2,4-benzothiadiazines ' Dalton Transactions , vol 43, no. 34, pp. 12996-13005.

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