Centre for Sustainable Chemical Technologies (CSCT)

Research Output 1983 2020

2010
67 Citations (Scopus)

Friedel-Crafts acylation of pyrroles and indoles using 1,5-diazabicyclo[4.3.0]non-5-ene (DBN) as a nucleophilic catalyst

Taylor, J. E., Jones, M., Williams, J. M. J. & Bull, S. D., 17 Dec 2010, In : Organic Letters. 12, 24, p. 5740-5743 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Amidines
Indoles
acylation
Acylation
Pyrroles
67 Citations (Scopus)

Group 4 salalen complexes and their application for the ring-opening polymerization of rac-lactide

Whitelaw, E. L., Jones, M. D. & Mahon, M. F., 2 Aug 2010, In : Inorganic Chemistry. 49, 15, p. 7176-7181 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ring opening polymerization
polymerization
Ligands
ligands
Imines

Heterogeneous initiators for sustainable polymerization processes

Jones, M., 4 Aug 2010, Heterogenized homogeneous catalysts for fine chemicals production. Springer, p. 385-412 27 p. (Catalysis by Metal Complexes; vol. 33).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
12 Citations (Scopus)
95 Downloads (Pure)

Iminophosphorane-based [P2N2] rhodium complexes: synthesis, reactivity, and application in catalysed transfer hydrogenation of polar bonds

Buchard, A., Payet, E., Auffrant, A., Goff, X. L. & Floch, P. L., 2010, In : New Journal of Chemistry. 34, 12, p. 2943-2949 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Silanes
Rhodium
phosphine
Hydrogenation
Sodium
68 Citations (Scopus)

Iminophosphorane neodymium(III) complexes as efficient initiators for lactide polymerization

Buchard, A., Platel, R. H., Auffrant, A., Le Goff, X. F., Le Floch, P. & Williams, C. K., 15 Jun 2010, In : Organometallics. 29, 13, p. 2892-2900 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neodymium
neodymium
initiators
polymerization
Polymerization
15 Citations (Scopus)

Interplay between hydrido/dihydrogen and amine/amido ligands in ruthenium-catalyzed transfer hydrogenation of ketones

Picot, A., Dyer, H., Buchard, A., Auffrant, A., Vendier, L., Le Floch, P. & Sabo-Etienne, S., 22 Jan 2010, In : Inorganic Chemistry. 49, 4, p. 1310-1312 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ruthenium
Ketones
Hydrides
ketones
ruthenium
11 Citations (Scopus)

Liquid backmixing in oscillatory flow through a periodically constricted meso-tube

Reis, N., Vicente, A. A. & Teixeira, J. A., 1 Jul 2010, In : Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification. 49, 7, p. 793-803 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Residence time distribution
Liquids
Steady flow
Fluids
Secondary flow
4 Citations (Scopus)

Mesoporous silicates

Edler, K. J., 22 Oct 2010, Porous Materials. Bruce, D. W., O'Hare, D. & Walton, R. I. (eds.). Chichester: John Wiley and Sons Inc., p. 69-145

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Method for non-invasively determining the relative levels of two biological substances

Delgado-Charro, M. & Guy, R., 6 Apr 2010, IPC No. A61n1/30; a61b5/14532; A61B5/1486, Patent No. US7693573, Priority date 22 Jun 2001, Priority No. EP01114750

Research output: Patent

Mixed-Ligand Metal-Organic Frameworks

Burrows, A., Fisher, L. & Rigby, S. P., 2010.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

MOFs using calix[4]arene carboxylate linkers

Burrows, A., Pop, V., Mahon, M., Stevenson, A., Bew, S. P. & Thurston, S., 2010.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Novel metallo-ligands for catalysis

Lynch, J., 2010.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Catalysis
Ligands
Metals
27 Citations (Scopus)

One-step growth of 3-5 nm diameter palladium electrocatalyst in a carbon nanoparticle-chitosan host and characterization for formic acid oxidation

Cheng, N., Webster, R. A., Pan, M., Mu, S., Rassaei, L., Tsang, S. C. & Marken, F., 1 Sep 2010, In : Electrochimica Acta. 55, 22, p. 6601-6610 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

formic acid
Electrocatalysts
Formic acid
Chitosan
Palladium
9 Citations (Scopus)

Partial exchange of Fe(III) montmorillonite with hexadecyltrimethylammonium cation increases catalytic activity for hydrophobic substrates

Wallis, P. J., Chaffee, A. L., Gates, W. P., Patti, A. F. & Scott, J. L., 2010, In : Langmuir. 26, 6, p. 4258-4265

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bentonite
montmorillonite
Clay minerals
catalytic activity
Cations
22 Citations (Scopus)

Polymer-tethered bimolecular lipid membranes

Knoll, W., Bender, K., Förch, R., Frank, C., Götz, H., Heibel, C., Jenkins, T., Jonas, U., Kibrom, A., Kügler, R., Naumann, C., Naumann, R., Reisinger, A., Rühe, J., Schiller, S. & Sinner, E. K., 30 Aug 2010, Polymer Membranes/Biomembranes. meier, W. & Knoll, W. (eds.). 1 ed. p. 87-111 25 p. (Advances in Polymer Science; vol. 224, no. 1).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Post-synthetic modification: Playing tag with metal-organic frameworks

Burrows, A., Frost, C., Mahon, M. & Richardson, C., 2010.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

18 Citations (Scopus)

Solid state interconversion of coordination networks via conformational change of a semi-rigid ligand

Burrows, A., Mahon, M., Raithby, P., Richardson, C. & Stevenson, A., 2010.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Structured Aqueous Detergent Compositions

Crawford, R., Scott, J. L. & Unali, G., 2010, IPC No. A61K8/73; A61Q19/10; A61Q5/02; C11D3/22 , Patent No. WO2010076292

Research output: Patent

Detergents
Cellulose
Chemical analysis
Surface-Active Agents
Alcohols

Sustainable materials in fast moving consumer goods formulations

Scott, J. L., 2010.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Sustainable routes to chemical intermediates

Griffen, J., 2010, (Unpublished).

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Sustainable Routes to High Value Chiral Synthetic Intermediates

Griffen, J., 2010, (Unpublished).

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

34 Citations (Scopus)

Synthesis and biological activity of Δ-5,6-norcantharimides: Importance of the 5,6-bridge

Thaqi, A., Scott, J. L., Gilbert, J., Sakoff, J. A. & McCluskey, A., May 2010, In : European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. 45, 5, p. 1717-1723

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

norcantharidin
Bioactivity
Pyrroles
Anhydrides
Phosphoprotein Phosphatases

Synthesis of catalytic species for the conversion of hydrogen to useful feedstocks using carbon nanotubes as a support

Minett, D., Mattia, D., Jones, M. & Johnson, A., 9 Oct 2010, (Unpublished).

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Carbon Nanotubes
Carbon Dioxide
Feedstocks
Hydrogen
Chemical engineering
34 Citations (Scopus)

The sergeants-and-soldiers effect: chiral amplification in naphthalenediimide nanotubes

Anderson, T. W., Sanders, J. K. M. & Pantos, G. D., 7 Oct 2010, In : Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry. 8, 19, p. 4274-4280 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanotubes
Military Personnel
Amplification
nanotubes
monomers
1 Citation (Scopus)

Toward preparative resolution of chiral alcohols by an organic chemical method

Malic, N., Moorhof, C., Sage, V., Saylik, D., Teoh, C-M., Scott, J. L. & Strauss, C. R., 2010, In : New Journal of Chemistry. 34, 3, p. 398-402 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Organic Chemicals
Organic chemicals
Alcohols
22 Citations (Scopus)

Tris(2-dimethylaminoethyl)amine: a simple new tripodal polyamine ligand for Group 1 metals

Cousins, D. M., Davidson, M. G., Frankis, C. J., Garcia Vivo, D. & Mahon, M. F., 2010, In : Dalton Transactions. 39, 35, p. 8278-8280 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Alkali Metals
Coordination Complexes
Polyamines
Amines
Metals

Ultra-high pressure synthesis of bis-imidazolium chloride salts

Scott, J. L., Sousa, D. & Harwood, L., 2010.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2009
193 Citations (Scopus)

Acceptor Levels in p-Type Cu2O: Rationalizing Theory and Experiment

Scanlon, D., Morgan, B., Watson, G. & Walsh, A., 28 Aug 2009, In : Physical Review Letters. 103, 9, 096405.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

conduction
oxides
defects
copper
gradients
53 Citations (Scopus)

Amplifying Different [2]Catenanes in an Aqueous Donor-Acceptor Dynamic Combinatorial Library

Au-Yeung, H. Y., Pantos, G. D. & Sanders, J. K. M., 2009, In : Journal of the American Chemical Society. 131, 44, p. 16030+

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Catenanes
Molecules
Water
20 Citations (Scopus)

Chromium (iii)-bis(iminophosphoranyl)methanido complexes: synthesis, X-ray crystal structures and catalytic ethylene oligomerization

Klemps, C., Buchard, A., Houdard, R., Auffrant, A., Mezailles, N., Le Goff, X. F., Ricard, L., Saussine, L., Magna, L. & Le Floch, P., 2009, In : New Journal of Chemistry. 33, 8, p. 1748-1752 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oligomerization
Methane
Chromium
Potassium
Catalyst activity

Compensation of slow light velocity dispersion in tapered period one-dimensional photonic crystal coupled cavities

Chen, Q. & Allsopp, D. W. E., 2009.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

group velocity
photonics
cavities
crystals
optical waveguides
13 Citations (Scopus)

Competing defect mechanisms and hydrogen adsorption on Li-Doped MgO low index surface: a DFT+U study

Scanlon, D. O., Walsh, A., Morgan, B. J. & Watson, G. W., 2009, In : e-Journal of Surface Science and Nanotechnology. 7, p. 395-404

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Discrete Fourier transforms
Adsorption
Hydrogen
Oxygen
Defects
44 Citations (Scopus)

Coordination of tetradentate X2N2 (X = P, S, O) ligands to iron(II) metal center and catalytic application in the transfer hydrogenation of ketones

Buchard, A., Heuclin, H., Auffrant, A., Le Goff, X. F. & Le Floch, P., 2009, In : Dalton Transactions. 2009, 9, p. 1659-1667 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

phosphine
Ketones
Hydrogenation
Iron
Metals
91 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of Cr substitution on the electronic structure of CuAl1−xCrxO2

Scanlon, D. O., Walsh, A., Morgan, B. J., Watson, G. J., Payne, D. J. & Egdell, R. G., 5 Jan 2009, In : Physical Review B. 79, 3, 035101.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Photoelectron spectroscopy
Valence bands
Electronic structure
Density functional theory
Substitution reactions

Electrode Comprising Two or More Amphiphatic Molecules and a Redox Active Group

Goodchild, S. A., Cant, N., Migliorato, P., Ho, M. Y., Li, P. & Estrela, P., 2009, Patent No. GB2467142A, Priority date 23 Jan 2009

Research output: Patent

Open Access
29 Citations (Scopus)

Electronic structure and circular dichroism spectroscopy of naphthalenediimide nanotubes

Bulheller, B. M., Pantos, G. D., Sanders, J. K. M. & Hirst, J. D., 7 Aug 2009, In : Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 11, 29, p. 6060-6065 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Circular dichroism spectroscopy
oligomers
Oligomers
Nanotubes
dichroism
1 Citation (Scopus)

Fabrication and Application of Surface-Tethered Vesicles

Williams, T. L. & Jenkins, A. T. A., 9 Sep 2009, Surface Design: Applications in Bioscience and Nanotechnology. John Wiley and Sons Inc., p. 251-269 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

43 Citations (Scopus)

First neodymium(III) alkyl-carbene complex based on bis(iminophosphoranyl) ligands

Buchard, A., Auffrant, A., Ricard, L., Le Goff, X. F., Platel, R. H., Williams, C. K. & Le Floch, P., 2009, In : Dalton Transactions. 2009, 46, p. 10219-10222 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neodymium
Deprotonation
Ligands
X rays
carbene
5 Citations (Scopus)

Fullerene inclusion based on Horning-crown macrocycles

Makha, M., Scott, J. L., Strauss, C. R., Sobolev, A. & Raston, C., 2009, In : Crystal Growth and Design. 9, 1, p. 483–487

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fullerenes
fullerenes
Toluene
inclusions
Calixarenes
19 Citations (Scopus)

Ion Pairs and C60: Simultaneous Guests in Supramolecular Nanotubes

Tamanini, E., Pantos, G. D. & Sanders, J. K. M., 23 Dec 2009, In : Chemistry - A European Journal. 16, 1, p. 81-84 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanotubes
Ions
Fullerenes
Ammonium Compounds
Anions

Method for non-invasively determining the relative levels of two biological substances. B2

Delgado-Charro, M. & Guy, R., 30 Jun 2009, Patent No. US7555337, Priority date 17 Jun 2001, Priority No. EP01114750

Research output: Patent

Method for non-invasively determining the relative levels of two substances present in a biological system. C

Delgado-Charro, M. & Guy, R., 18 Aug 2009, IPC No. A61B5/00; A61N1/30, Patent No. CA2450965, Priority date 22 Jun 2001, Priority No. EP01114750

Research output: Patent

15 Citations (Scopus)

New challenge for classics: Neutral zinc complexes stabilised by 2,2'-bipyridine and 1,10-phenanthroline and their application in the ring-opening polymerisation of lactide

Börner, J., Flörke, U., Döring, A., Kuckling, D., Jones, M. D. & Herres-Pawlis, S., 1 Dec 2009, In : Sustainability. 1, 4, p. 1226-1239 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
15 Citations (Scopus)

New host-guest chemistry of supramolecular nanotubes

Tamanini, E., Ponnuswamy, N., Pantos, G. D. & Sanders, J. K. M., 20 Oct 2009, In : Faraday Discussions. 145, p. 205-218 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanotubes
Pyrenes
nanotubes
chemistry
Dicarboxylic Acids
52 Citations (Scopus)
Isosorbide
polycarbonate
Ring opening polymerization
Esters
Spectroscopic analysis
8 Citations (Scopus)

One-pot synthesis of tripodal tris(2-aminoethyl)amine derivatives from seven molecular components

Almesaker, A., Scott, J. L., Spiccia, L. & Strauss, C. R., 22 Apr 2009, In : Tetrahedron Letters. 50, 16, p. 1847-1850

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aldehydes
Ligands
Derivatives
tris(2-aminoethyl)amine
benzaldehyde
60 Citations (Scopus)

Plagiarizing Proteins: Enhancing Efficiency in Asymmetric Hydrogen-Bonding Catalysis through Positive Cooperativity

Jones, C. R., Pantos, G. D., Morrison, A. J. & Smith, M. D., 2 Sep 2009, In : Angewandte Chemie-International Edition. 48, 40, p. 7391-7394 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thiourea
Hydrogen Bonding
Catalysis
Hydrogen
Ligands