Recent Group News

  • 14/01/2021 – Congratulations to the Luk group, whose work on transfer hydrogenations catalyzed by steptavidin-hosted secondary amine organocatalyst has been published in Chemical Communications! [link]

  • 20/11/2020 – We are sad to say goodbye to our excellent postdoc Shyam, who after 2 great years with us, will soon be joining Sygnature Discovery a Senior Scientist in Nottingham! We wish you all the best for the future!

  • 09/11/2020 – Congratulations to Matt, whose work on the Expedient Organocatalytic Aza-Morita-Baylis-Hillman Reaction Through Ball-Milling has been published in ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering! [link] This was a collaborative research effort with the Browne research group!

  • 01/10/2020 – Welcome to James and Salma, who join the group to start their PhDs! Salma is funded by a Newton-Mosharafa PhD Studentship. Also welcome to Jake, Tom and Luke, who join the group to start their final year MChem projects!

  • 01/09/2020 – Congratulations to Mubarak, Joe and Rob whose work on the Transition Metal Free α-C-Alkylation of Ketones Using Secondary Alcohols has been published in Tetrahedron (Invited contribution to the Special Issue in memory of Prof. Jonathan Williams)! [link]