Recent Group News

  • 30/10/2019 – Congratulations to Ben, Deepak, Alex and Tom, whose work on the Manganese-Catalyzed Electrochemical Deconstructive Chlorination of Cycloalkanols via Alkoxy Radicals has been published in Organic Letters! [link] This was a collaborative research effort with the Browne and Wirth research groups!

  • 29/10/2019 – We have a fully funded 3-year PhD studentship available for UK/EU students in synthetic organic chemistry to develop new transformations involving radical chemistry, starting 1st October 2020. [link]

  • 29/10/2019 – Congratulations to Will, Alex, Saqib and Ben, whose work on N-heterocyclic carbene acyl anion organocatalysis by ball-milling has been accepted for publication in ChemSusChem! This was a collaborative research effort with our good friends in the Browne research group!

  • 23/10/2019 – Congratulations to Kurt, whose work on iron-catalyzed borrowing hydrogen β-C(sp3)-methylation has highlighted in Synfacts! [link]

  • 01/10/2019 – Welcome to Betty and Albara, who join the group to start their PhDs! Betty is funded by a Faculty for the Future scholarship and a Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship for Research Excellence. Albara is funded through a AstraZeneca CASE award!