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Dr Yuri Andreev

Dr Yuri Andreev

Powder X Ray Diffraction Specialist

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

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Adomkevicius, A, Cabo-Fernandez, L, Wu, T-H, Ou, T-M, Chen, M-G, Andreev, Y, Hu, C-C & Hardwick, LJ 2017, 'Na0.35MnO2 as an ionic conductor with randomly distributed nano-sized layers' Journal of Materials Chemistry A, vol. 5, no. 20, pp. 10021-10026. DOI: 10.1039/C7TA02913F
Andreev, YG, Zhang, C & Bruce, FRS, P 2015, Crystalline polymer electrolytes. in NJ Dudney, WC West & J Nanda (eds), Handbook of Solid State Batteries. 2nd edn, Materials and Energy, vol. 6, World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte Ltd, pp. 503-522. DOI: 10.1142/9789814651905_0015
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. DOI: 10.1021/ja412387c
Prof Sharon Ashbrook

Prof Sharon Ashbrook

Professor

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

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Dr Bela Bode

Dr Bela Bode

Lecturer in Chemistry

beb2@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 46

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Dr Catherine Botting

Dr Catherine Botting

Research Fellow

cb2@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 467302

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Prof Michael Buehl

Prof Michael Buehl

Professor

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

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Dr Brian Chalmers

Dr Brian Chalmers

Associate Lecturer (Education Focused)

bac8@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463785

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Smellie, IA, Botting, NP, Chalmers, BA, Schofield, CM & Patterson, ILJ 2016, Hantzsch Synthesis of 3,5-Diethoxycarbonyl-2,6-dimethylpyridine. in CAM Afonso, NR Candeias, DP Simão, AF Trinidade, JAS Coelho, B Tan & R Franzén (eds), Comprehensive Organic Chemistry Experiments for the Laboratory Classroom. Royal Society of Chemistry, pp. 741-744.
Smellie, IA, Botting, NP, Chalmers, BA, Harper, AD & Patterson, ILJ 2016, Heterocyclic Target Synthesis - Three-step Syntheses from Benzaldehyde. in CAM Afonso, NR Candeias, DP Simão, AF Trinidade, JAS Coelho, B Tan & R Franzén (eds), Comprehensive Organic Chemistry Experiments for the Laboratory Classroom. Royal Society of Chemistry, pp. 720-724.
Dr Paul Connor

Dr Paul Connor

Senior Research and Teaching Fellow

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

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Connor, PA, Yue, X, Savaniu, CD, Price, R, Triantafyllou, G, Cassidy, M, Kerherve, G, Payne, DJ, Maher, RC, Cohen, LF, Tomov, RI, Glowacki, BA, Kumar, RV & Irvine, JTS 2018, 'Tailoring SOFC electrode microstructures for improved performance' Advanced Energy Materials, vol. Early view, 1800120. DOI: 10.1002/aenm.201800120
Bacquart, T, Perkins, M, Ferracci, V, Martin, NA, Resner, K, Ward, MKM, Cassidy, N, Hook, JB, Brewer, PJ, Irvine, JTS, Connor, PA & Murugan, A 2018, 'Production and stability of low amount fraction of formaldehyde in hydrogen gas standards' International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, vol. 43, no. 13, pp. 6711-6722. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijhydene.2018.02.026
McDonald, C, Ni, C, Švrček, V, Lozac'H, M, Connor, PA, Maguire, P, Irvine, JTS & Mariotti, D 2017, 'Zero-dimensional methylammonium iodo bismuthate solar cells and synergistic interactions with silicon nanocrystals' Nanoscale, vol. 9, no. 47, pp. 18759-18771. DOI: 10.1039/c7nr05764d
Dr David Cordes

Dr David Cordes

X-Ray Crystallographer

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

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Dr Stephen Francis

Dr Stephen Francis

Senior Scientific Officer

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

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Sánchez-laínez, J, Zornoza, B, Orsi, AF, Łozińska, MM, Dawson, DM, Ashbrook, SE, Francis, SM, Wright, PA, Benoit, V, Llewellyn, PL, Téllez, C & Coronas, J 2018, 'Synthesis of ZIF-93/11 hybrid nanoparticles via post-synthetic modification of ZIF-93 and their use for H2/CO2 separation' Chemistry - A European Journal, vol. Early View. DOI: 10.1002/chem.201802124
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. DOI: 10.1021/la504236w
Prof Rebecca Goss

Prof Rebecca Goss

Professor

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

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García-Pindado, J, Willemse, T, Goss, R, Maes, BUW, Giralt, E, Ballet, S & Teixidó, M 2018, 'Bromotryptophans and their incorporation in cyclic and bicyclic privileged peptides' Biopolymers, vol. Early View. DOI: 10.1002/bip.23112
Reed, J, Stephenson, MJ, Miettinen, K, Brouwer, B, Leveau, A, Brett, P, Goss, RJM, Goossens, A, O’Connell, MA & Osbourn, A 2017, 'A translational synthetic biology platform for rapid access to gram-scale quantities of novel drug-like molecules' Metabolic Engineering, vol. 42, pp. 185-193. DOI: 10.1016/j.ymben.2017.06.012
Prof John Irvine

Prof John Irvine

Professor

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

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Dr Petr Kilian

Dr Petr Kilian

Senior Lecturer

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

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Dr Simon King

Dr Simon King

Associate Lecturer (Education Focused)

sjk9@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463805

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Ingle, RA, Hansen, CS, Elsdon, E, Bain, M, King, SJ, Lee, JWL, Brouard, M, Vallance, C, Turchetta, R & Ashfold, MNR 2017, 'Ultraviolet photochemistry of 2-bromothiophene explored using universal ionization detection and multi-mass velocity-map imaging with a PImMS2 sensor' Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 147, no. 1, 013914. DOI: 10.1063/1.4979559
Dr Tomas Lebl

Dr Tomas Lebl

Senior Scientific Officer

tl12@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463788/3836

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Prof Russell Morris

Prof Russell Morris FRS

Bishop Wardlaw Professor

rem1@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463804

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McHugh, LN, McPherson, MJ, McCormick, LJ, Morris, SA, Wheatley, PS, Teat, SJ, McKay, D, Dawson, DM, Sansome, CEF, Ashbrook, SE, Stone, CA, Smith, MW & Morris, RE 2018, 'Hydrolytic stability in hemilabile metal–organic frameworks' Nature Chemistry, vol. In press. DOI: 10.1038/s41557-018-0104-x
Cioncoloni, G, Roger, I, Wheatley, PS, Wilson, C, Morris, RE, Sproules, S & Symes, MD 2018, 'Proton-coupled electron transfer enhances the electrocatalytic reduction of nitrite to NO in a bioinspired copper complex' ACS Catalysis, vol. 8, no. 6, pp. 5070-5084. DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.8b00361
Mazur, M, Arévalo-López, AM, Wheatley, PS, Bignami, GPM, Ashbrook, SE, Morales-García, Á, Nachtigall, P, Attfield, JP, Čejka, J & Morris, RE 2018, 'Pressure-induced chemistry for the 2D to 3D transformation of zeolites' Journal of Materials Chemistry, vol. 6, no. 13, pp. 5255-5259. DOI: 10.1039/C7TA09248B
Kasneryk, V, Shamzhy, M, Opanasenko, M, Wheatley, PS, Morris, RE & Čejka, J 2018, 'Insight into the ADOR zeolite-to-zeolite transformation: the UOV case' Dalton Transactions, vol. 47, no. 9, pp. 3084-3092. DOI: 10.1039/c7dt03751a
Prof David O'Hagan

Prof David O'Hagan

Professor

do1@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 467176

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Ahmed, L, Zhang, Y, Block, E, Buehl, M, Corr, MJ, Cormanich, RA, Gundala, S, Matsunami, H, O'Hagan, D, Ozbil, M, Pan, Y, Sekharan, S, Ten, N, Wang, M, Yang, M, Zhang, Q, Zhang, R, Batista, V & Zhuang, H 2018, 'Molecular mechanism of activation of human musk receptors OR5AN1 and OR1A1 by (R)-muscone and diverse other musk-smelling compounds' Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 115, no. 17, pp. E3950-E3958. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1713026115
Dr Amlan Pal

Dr Amlan Pal

Leverhulme Early Career Fellow

akp5@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 464808

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Dr Renald Schaub

Dr Renald Schaub

Lecturer

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

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Prof James Scott

Prof James Scott FRS

Professor

jfs4@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 463019

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Zhang, L, Chen, J, Fan, L, Diéguez, O, Cao, J, Pan, Z, Wang, Y, Wang, J, Kim, M, Deng, S, Wang, J, Wang, H, Deng, J, Yu, R, Scott, JF & Xing, X 2018, 'Giant polarization in super-tetragonal ferroelectric thin films through interphase strain' Science, vol. 361, no. 6401, pp. 494-497. DOI: 10.1126/science.aan2433
Smith, RM, Gardner, J, Morrison, FD, Rowley, SE, Ferraz, C, Carpenter, MA, Chen, J, Hodkinson, J, Dutton, SE & Scott, JF 2018, 'Quantum critical points in ferroelectric relaxors: stuffed tungsten bronze K3Li2Ta5O15 and lead pyrochlore (Pb2Nb2O7)' Physical Review Materials, vol. 2, no. 8, 084409. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevMaterials.2.084409
Long Bai, Z, Cheng, X, Chen, DF, Zhang, DW, Chen, L-Q, Scott, JF, Hwang, CS & Jiang, AQ 2018, 'Hierarchical domain structure and extremely large wall current in epitaxial BiFeO3 thin films' Advanced Functional Materials, vol. Early View. DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201801725
Prof Alexandra Slawin

Prof Alexandra Slawin

Professor

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

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Dr Iain Smellie

Dr Iain Smellie

Lecturer (Education Focused)

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

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Smellie, IA, Aldred (née Prentis), JKD, Bower, B, Cochrane, A, Macfarlane, L, McCarron, HB, O'Hara, R, Patterson, ILJ, Thomson, MI & Walker, JM 2017, 'Alternative hydrogen peroxide sources for peroxyoxalate “glowstick” chemiluminescence demonstrations' Journal of Chemical Education, vol. 94, no. 1, pp. 112-114. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jchemed.6b00536
Smellie, IA, Botting, NP, Chalmers, BA, Schofield, CM & Patterson, ILJ 2016, Hantzsch Synthesis of 3,5-Diethoxycarbonyl-2,6-dimethylpyridine. in CAM Afonso, NR Candeias, DP Simão, AF Trinidade, JAS Coelho, B Tan & R Franzén (eds), Comprehensive Organic Chemistry Experiments for the Laboratory Classroom. Royal Society of Chemistry, pp. 741-744.
Smellie, IA, Botting, NP, Chalmers, BA, Harper, AD & Patterson, ILJ 2016, Heterocyclic Target Synthesis - Three-step Syntheses from Benzaldehyde. in CAM Afonso, NR Candeias, DP Simão, AF Trinidade, JAS Coelho, B Tan & R Franzén (eds), Comprehensive Organic Chemistry Experiments for the Laboratory Classroom. Royal Society of Chemistry, pp. 720-724.
Dr Allan Watson

Dr Allan Watson

Reader in Homogeneous Catalysis

aw260@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: 01334 467285

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Vantourout, JC, Li, L, Bendito-Moll, E, Chabbra, S, Arrington, K, Bode, BE, Isidro-Llobet, A, Kowalski, JA, Nilson, MG, Wheelhouse, KMP, Woodard, JL, Xie, S, Leitch, DC & Watson, AJB 2018, 'Mechanistic insight enables practical, scalable, room temperature Chan–Lam N-arylation of N-aryl sulfonamides' ACS Catalysis, vol. 8, pp. 9560-9566. DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.8b03238
Hyslop, J, Lovelock, SL, Sutton, P, Brown, KK, Watson, AJB & Roiban, G-D 2018, 'Biocatalytic synthesis of chiral N-functionalized amino acids' Angewandte Chemie International Edition, vol. In Press. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201806893
Littleson, MM, Baker, CM, Dalençon, AJ, Frye, EC, Jamieson, C, Kennedy, AR, Ling, KB, McLachlan, MM, Montgomery, MG, Russell, CJ & Watson, AJB 2018, 'Scalable total synthesis and comprehensive structure–activity relationship studies of the phytotoxin coronatine' Nature Communications, vol. 9, 1105. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-018-03443-1
Prof Nicholas Westwood

Prof Nicholas Westwood

Professor

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

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Montgomery, J, Kempf, K, Miles-Barrett, DM, Kempf, O, Lebl, T & Westwood, NJ 2018, 'Preparation and reactivity of biomass-derived dihydro-dioxins' CHEMSUSCHEM, vol. In press. DOI: 10.1002/cssc.201802109
Lu, F, Rodriguez-Garcia, J, Van Damme, I, Westwood, NJ, Shaw, L, Robinson, JS, Warren, G, Chatzifragkou, A, McQueen Mason, S, Gomez, L, Faas, L, Balcombe, K, Srinivasan, C, Picchioni, F, Hadley, P & Charalampopoulos, D 2018, 'Valorisation strategies for cocoa pod husk and its fractions' Current Opinion in Green and Sustainable Chemistry, vol. 14, pp. 80-88. DOI: 10.1016/j.cogsc.2018.07.007
Ladds, MJGW, Pastor-Fernández, A, Popova, G, van Leeuwen, IMM, Eng, KE, Drummond, CJ, Johansson, L, Svensson, R, Westwood, NJ, McCarthy, AR, Tholander, F, Popa, M, Lane, DP, McCormack, E, McInerney, GM, Bhatia, R & Laín, S 2018, 'Autophagic flux blockage by accumulation of weakly basic tenovins leads to elimination of B-Raf mutant tumour cells that survive vemurafenib' PLoS One, vol. 13, no. 4, e0195956. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0195956
Prof Derek Woollins

Prof Derek Woollins

Professor

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

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Prof Paul Wright

Prof Paul Wright

Professor

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

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Sánchez-laínez, J, Zornoza, B, Orsi, AF, Łozińska, MM, Dawson, DM, Ashbrook, SE, Francis, SM, Wright, PA, Benoit, V, Llewellyn, PL, Téllez, C & Coronas, J 2018, 'Synthesis of ZIF-93/11 hybrid nanoparticles via post-synthetic modification of ZIF-93 and their use for H2/CO2 separation' Chemistry - A European Journal, vol. Early View. DOI: 10.1002/chem.201802124
Sabetghadam, A, Liu, X, Benzaqui, M, Gkaniatsou, E, Orsi, A, Lozinska, MM, Sicard, C, Johnson, T, Steunou, N, Wright, PA, Serre, C, Gascon, J & Kapteijn, F 2018, 'Influence of filler pore structure and polymer on the performance of MOF-based mixed matrix membranes for CO2 capture' Chemistry - A European Journal, vol. 24, no. 31, pp. 7949-7956. DOI: 10.1002/chem.201800253
Prof Wuzong Zhou

Prof Wuzong Zhou

Professor

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

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Dr Eli Zysman-Colman

Dr Eli Zysman-Colman

Reader

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

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