EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training
in Sustainable Chemistry


Enantioselective Nickel-Catalyzed Intramolecular Allylic Alkenylations Enabled by Reversible Alkenyl

C.Yap, G.M.J. Lenagh-Snow, S.N. Karad, W. Lewis, L.J. Diorazio, H.W. Lam, Angewandte Chemie, May 2017.

Five of the most explosive non-nuclear chemicals ever made

Laura Finney, The Conversation, February 2017

Why that 'clean swimming pool'smell is actually bad for your health

Simon Cotton and Laura Finney, The Conversation, March 2017

Redox-active organic–inorganic hybrid polyoxometalate micelles

K. Kastner, A.J. Kibler, E. Karjalainen, J. A. Fernandes, V. Sans and G. N. Newton, Journal of Material Chemistry A, February 2017.

Progress in the synthesis of sustainable polymers from terpenes and terpenoids

M. R. Thomsett, T. E. Storr, O.R. Monaghan, R. A. Stockman,  S. M. Howdle,  Green Mater., 2016, 4, 115-134

Catalytic reductive N-alkylation of amines using carboxylic acids.

K. G. Andrews, D. M. Summers, L. J. Donnelly and R. M. Denton, Chem. Commun., 2016, 52, 1855-1858.

Reactive DESI-MS imaging of biological tissues with dicationic ion-pairing compounds.

D. Lostun, C. J. Perez, P. Licence, D. A. Barrett and D. R. Ifa, Anal. Chem., 2015, 87, 3286-3293.

Applying green chemistry to the photochemical route to artemisinin.

Z. Amara, J. F. B. Bellamy, R. Horvath, S. J. Miller, A. Beeby, A. Burgard, K. Rossen, M. Poliakoff and M. W. George, Nature Chem., 2015, 7, 489-495.

One-pot cannizzaro cascade synthesis of ortho-fused cycloocta-2,5-dien-1-ones from 2-bromo(hetero)aryl aldehydes.

L. Burroughs, L. Eccleshare, J. Ritchie, O. Kulkarni, B. Lygo, S. Woodward and W. Lewis, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2015, 54, 10648-10651.

Green process for green materials: Viable low-temperature lipase-catalysed synthesis of renewable telechelics in supercritical CO2.

S. Curia, A. F. Barclay, S. Torron, M. Johansson and S. M. Howdle, Phil. Trans. Ser. A., 2015, 373.