Group Members

Group Photo – October 2017

Past group photos – [link]

Past group members – [link]

Postdoctoral Research Associates

 

 

Imtiaz Khan (Leverhulme Trust Funded PDRA since June 2016, Primary supervisor: Dr Louis C. Morrill, Collaborative project with Dr Rebecca Melen)

Ph.D. (Nottingham University, Supervisor: Prof. Hon Wai Lam)

M.Phil. and M.Sc. (Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, Principle Investigator: Prof. Nasim Hasan Rama)

 

 

 

Publications:

  1. “Frustrated Lewis Pair (FLP)-Catalyzed Hydrogenation of Aza-Morita-Baylis-Hillman Adducts and Sequential Organo-FLP Catalysis”, I. Khan, M. Manzotti, G. J. Tizzard, S. J. Coles, R. L. Melen* and L. C. Morrill*, ACS Catal., 2017, 7, 7748-7752. [link]

Conference Contributions:

  1. 10th Molecular Synthesis Section Seminar, Cardiff University, 13/07/17, Presentation
  2. 254th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Washington, DC, 20/08/17, Presentation

 

 

Alex Nödling (Leverhulme Trust Funded PDRA since July 2017, Primary supervisor: Dr Louis Luk, Collaborative project with Dr Louis C. Morrill)

Ph.D. (Philipps-Universität Marburg, Supervisor: Prof. Gerhard Hilt)

Diploma Degree in Chemistry (Philipps-Universität Marburg)

 

 

 

Publications:

  1. Coming Soon!

Conference Contributions:

  1. Coming Soon!

3rd Year Ph.D. Students

 

 

 

James Ayres (Ph.D. student since Oct 2015)

M.Chem. (Nottingham Trent University, Project with Dr Warren Cross)

 

 

 

Publications:

  1. “N-Cyanation of Secondary Amines using Trichloroacetonitrile”, J. N. Ayres, K. B. Ling* and L. C. Morrill*, Org. Lett., 2016, 18, 5528-5531. [link]
  2. “Deoxycyanamidation of Alcohols with N-Cyano-N-Phenyl-p-Methylbenzenesulfonamide (NCTS)”, J. N. Ayres, M. W. Ashford, Y. Stöckl, V. Prudhomme, K. B. Ling, J. A. Platts and L. C. Morrill*, Org. Lett., 2017, 19, 3835-3838. [link]

Conference Contributions:

  1. RSC Organic Division South-West Regional Meeting, University of Bath, 01/02/17, Poster
  2. 8th Molecular Synthesis Section Seminar, Cardiff University, 16/03/17, Presentation
  3. 16th Cardiff Chemistry Conference, Cardiff University, 15/05/17, Poster
  4. Bio-Techne Chemistry Poster Symposium, Bristol, 25/05/17, Poster
  5. 10th Molecular Synthesis Section Seminar, Cardiff University, 13/07/17, Session Chair
  6. 32nd Postgraduate Symposium of the RSC Heterocyclic and Synthesis Group, London, 20/09/17, Poster and Presentation
  7. J-NOST-13 Conference, Banaras Hindu University, Lucknow University, India, 09/11/17, Presentation

2nd Year Ph.D. Students

 

 

 

Benjamin Reed-Berendt (Ph.D. student since Oct 2016)

M.Chem. (Cardiff University, Project with Dr Louis C. Morrill)

 

 

 

Publications:

  1. Coming Soon!

Conference Contributions:

  1. Coming Soon!

 

 

 

Kurt Polidano (CDT Ph.D. student since Oct 2016, Primary supervisor: Dr Louis C. Morrill, CDT co-supervisor: Prof. Jonathan Williams)

M.Sc. (University of Malta, Project with Prof. Giovanna Bosica)

 

 

 

Publications:

  1. Coming Soon!

Conference Contributions:

  1. EPSRC CDT Catalysis Spring Conference, Cardiff University, 06/06/17, Presentation and Poster

 Undergraduate Project Students

 

 

 

Alex Seastram (M.Chem. project student, since Sept 2017)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Matthew Williams (M.Chem. project student, since Sept 2017)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Alex Northey (M.Chem. project student, since Sept 2017)

 

 

 

 

Visiting Scholars

 

 

 

Marcus Espe (ERASMUS project student, since Sept 2017)