Centre for Sustainable Chemical Technologies (CSCT)

Research Output 1983 2020

1999
52 Citations (Scopus)

The alkene monooxygenase from Xanthobacter strain Py2 is closely related to aromatic monooxygenases and catalyzes aromatic monohydroxylation of benzene, toluene, and phenol

Zhou, N. Y., Jenkins, A., Chan Kwo Chion, C. K. N. & Leak, D. J., 1 Apr 1999, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 65, 4, p. 1589-1595 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Xanthobacter
alkenes
Oxygenases
alkene
toluene
41 Citations (Scopus)

The ribR gene encodes a monofunctional riboflavin kinase which is involved in regulation of the Bacillus subtilis riboflavin operon

Solovieva, I. M., Kreneva, R. A., Leak, D. J. & Perumov, D. A., 1 Jan 1999, In : Microbiology. 145, 1, p. 67-73 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

riboflavin kinase
Riboflavin
Operon
Bacillus subtilis
Escherichia coli
10 Citations (Scopus)

Transient investigation of two variable geometry turbochargers for passenger vehicle diesel engines

Brace, C. J., Cox, A., Hawley, J. G., Vaughan, N. D., Wallace, F. W., Horrocks, R. W. & Bird, G. L., 1999.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Diesel engines
Transient analysis
Engines
Exhaust gas recirculation
Geometry
1998
20 Citations (Scopus)

Alkene monooxygenase-catalyzed whole cell epoxidation in a two-liquid phase system

Prichanont, S., Leak, D. J. & Stuckey, D. C., 1 May 1998, In : Enzyme and Microbial Technology. 22, 6, p. 471-479 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 Citations (Scopus)

Characterisation of a catabolic epoxide hydrolase from a Corynebacterium sp.

Misawa, E., Chan Kwo Chion, C. K. N., Archer, I. V., Woodland, M. P., Zhou, N. Y., Carter, S. F., Widdowson, D. A. & Leak, D. J., 1 Apr 1998, In : European Journal of Biochemistry. 253, 1, p. 173-183 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Characterization of the permselective properties of neonatal porcine skin

Alvarez, A. L., Mendez, J. B., Guy, R. H. & Delgado-Charro, M. B., 1998, Proceedings of the Controlled Release Society. p. 601-602 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

25 Citations (Scopus)

EPR studies associated with the electrochemical reduction of C60 and supramolecular complexes of C60 in toluene-acetonitrile solvent mixtures

Olsen, S. A., Bond, A. M., Compton, R. G., Lazarev, G., Mahon, P. J., Marken, F., Raston, C. L., Tedesco, V. & Webster, R. D., 16 Apr 1998, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 102, 16, p. 2641-2649 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrogen bond directed crystal engineering of metal complexes

Burrows, A., Mahon, M. & Allen, M., 1998.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

36 Citations (Scopus)

Iontophoretic permselectivity of mammalian skin: characterization of hairless mouse and porcine membrane models

Luzardo-Alvarez, A., Rodríguez-Fernández, M., Blanco-Méndez, J., Guy, R. H. & Delgado-Charro, M. B., Jul 1998, In : Pharmaceutical Research. 15, 7, p. 984-987 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hairless Mouse
Skin
Swine
Membranes
Isoelectric Point
10 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanistic aspects of the electrocatalytic oxidative cleavage of 1,2-diols by electrogenerated Pb(IV)

Marken, F., Squires, A. M., Alden, J. A., Compton, R. G., Buston, J. E. H. & Moloney, M. G., 1 Feb 1998, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 102, 7, p. 1186-1192

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

66 Citations (Scopus)

Microwave activation of electrochemical processes at microelectrodes

Compton, R. G., Coles, B. A. & Marken, F., 7 Dec 1998, In : Chemical Communications. 1998, 23, p. 2595-2596 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Optimisation of the kinetics of the stereoselective reduction of geraniol to citronellol in a two liquid phase system

Doig, S. D., Boam, A. T., Leak, D. J., Livingston, A. G. & Stuckey, D. C., 1 Jan 1998, In : Biocatalysis and Biotransformation. 16, 1, p. 27-44 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Percutaneous penetration and transdermal drug delivery

Delgado-Charro, M. & Guy, R., 1998, In : Progress in Dermatology. 32, p. 1-12 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

98 Citations (Scopus)

Recent developments in aromatic heteroatom coupling reactions

Frost, C. G. & Mendonça, P., 21 Aug 1998, In : Journal of the Chemical Society - Perkin Transcriptions 1. 1998, 16, p. 2615-2623 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Shear and salt effects on the structure of MCM-41 synthesis gels

Edler, K. J., Reynolds, P. A., Brown, A. S., Slawecki, T. M. & White, J. W., 1 Jan 1998, In : Journal of the Chemical Society - Faraday Transactions. 94, 9, p. 1287-1291 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

shearing
Salts
Gels
gels
shear
65 Citations (Scopus)

Small-angle neutron scattering studies on the mesoporous molecular sieve MCM-41

Edler, K. J., Reynolds, P. A. & White, J. W., 7 May 1998, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 102, 19, p. 3676-3683 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Molecular sieves
Multicarrier modulation
absorbents
Neutron scattering
Silicon Dioxide
217 Citations (Scopus)

Structural adaptations of the cold-active citrate synthase from an Antarctic bacterium

Russell, R. J. M., Gerike, U., Danson, M. J., Hough, D. W. & Taylor, G. L., 15 Mar 1998, In : Structure. 6, 3, p. 351-361 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 Citations (Scopus)

Synthesis and structural characterisation of platinum silasesquioxane complexes

Burrows, A., Abbenhuis, H., Kooijman, H., Lutz, M., Palmer, M., van Santen, R. & Spek, A., 1998, In : Chemical Communications. 23, p. 2627-2628 8/08130A.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)

The alkene monooxygenase from Xanthobacter Py2 is a binuclear non-haem iron protein closely related to toluene 4-monooxygenase

Zhou, N. Y., Jenkins, A., Chan Kwo Chion, C. K. N. & Leak, D. J., 3 Jul 1998, In : FEBS Letters. 430, 3, p. 181-185 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1997
31 Citations (Scopus)

Bactericidal antibody recognition of a PorA epitope of Neisseria meningitidis: Crystal structure of a Fab fragment in complex with a fluorescein-conjugated peptide

Van Den Elsen, J. M. H., Herron, J. N., Hoogerhout, P., Poolman, J. T., Boel, E., Logtenberg, T., Wilting, J., Crommelin, D. J. A., Kroon, J. & Gros, P., 18 Sep 1997, In : Proteins: Structure, Function, and Bioinformatics. 29, 1, p. 113-125 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Immunoglobulin Fab Fragments
Neisseria meningitidis
Fluorescein
Epitopes
Crystal structure
157 Citations (Scopus)

Delivery of a hydrophilic solute through the skin from novel microemulsion systems

Delgado-Charro, M. B., Iglesias-Vilas, G., Blanco-Méndez, J., López-Quintela, M. A., Marty, J. P. & Guy, R. H., Jan 1997, In : European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics. 43, 1, p. 37-42 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Propylene Glycol
Oleic Acid
Skin
Sucrose
Water
105 Citations (Scopus)

Diffuse wall structure and narrow mesopores in highly crystalline MCM-41 materials studied by X-ray diffraction

Edler, K. J., Reynolds, P. A., White, J. W. & Cookson, D., 7 Jan 1997, In : Journal of the Chemical Society - Faraday Transactions. 93, 1, p. 199-202 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Silicates
Molecular sieves
Synchrotrons
Diffraction patterns
Diffraction
140 Citations (Scopus)

Dual activation: Coupling ultrasound to electrochemistry - An overview

Compton, R. G., Eklund, J. C., Marken, F., Rebbitt, T. O., Akkermans, R. P. & Waller, D. N., 1 Jan 1997, In : Electrochimica Acta. 42, 19, p. 2919-2927 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Emulsion breakage using hydrophilic membranes as a coalescing aid

Platt, S., Chaudhuri, J., Arnot, T. & Carpenter, K. J., 1997, In : Acta Polytechnica Scandinavica. Chemical Technology and Metallurgy Series.. 247, p. 121-130

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

97 Citations (Scopus)

Further Improvements in the Long-Range Order of MCM-41 Materials

Edler, K. J. & White, J. W., 1 Jan 1997, In : Chemistry of Materials. 9, 5, p. 1226-1233 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Silicates
Multicarrier modulation
Silicon Dioxide
Calcination
Sulfates
7 Citations (Scopus)

Iterative amination strategy in the synthesis of peptidomimetics

Frost, C. G. & Mendonça, P., 1997, In : Chemistry Letters. 26, 11, p. 1159-1160 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Peptidomimetics
Amination
Palladium
Bromides
Amines
73 Citations (Scopus)

Sequencing and expression of the gene encoding a cold-active citrate synthase from an antarctic bacterium, strain DS2-3R

Gerike, U., Danson, M. J., Russell, N. J. & Hough, D. W., 15 Aug 1997, In : European Journal of Biochemistry. 248, 1, p. 49-57 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Citations (Scopus)

Structure and dynamics of hydrogen sorption in mesoporous MCM-41

Edler, K. J., Reynolds, P. A., Branton, P. J., Trouw, F. R. & White, J. W., 21 Apr 1997, In : Journal of the Chemical Society - Faraday Transactions. 93, 8, p. 1667-1674 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sorption
Sorption
Hydrogen
Silicon Dioxide
hydrogen
78 Citations (Scopus)
5 Citations (Scopus)

The treatment of iron oxalate leach liquors in a UASB with sulfate reduction

Teer, J. E., Leak, D. J., Dudeney, A. W. L., Narayanan, A. & Stuckey, D. C., 17 Dec 1997, In : Water Science and Technology. 36, 6-7, p. 383-390 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

83 Citations (Scopus)

The use of five-coordinate aluminum alkyls to prepare molecules containing a single Al-O-Si linkage

Atwood, D. A., Hill, M. S., Jegier, J. A. & Rutherford, D., 15 May 1997, In : Organometallics. 16, 12, p. 2659-2664 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vehicle Powertrains to Demonstrate Low Emissions

Hawley, G. & Reader, A., 1997.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

38 Citations (Scopus)

Chemoenzymic resolution and deracemisation of (±)-1-methyl-1,2- epoxycyclohexane: The synthesis of (1-S, 2-S)-1-methylcyclohexane-1,2-diol

Archer, I. V. J., Leak, D. J. & Widdowson, D. A., 25 Nov 1996, In : Tetrahedron Letters. 37, 48, p. 8819-8822 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

Cloning and expression of the genes encoding the propene monooxygenase from Xanthobacter, Py2

Zhou, N. Y., Chan Kwo Chion, C. K. & Leak, D. J., 1 Jan 1996, In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 44, 5, p. 582-588 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

Concise synthesis of taxol A-ring components: Remote diastereoselective additions of alkenyl lithiums to aldehydes

Frost, C., Linnane, P., Magnus, P. & Spyvee, M., 16 Dec 1996, In : Tetrahedron Letters. 37, 51, p. 9139-9142 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bromine
Acetals
Paclitaxel
Lithium
Aldehydes
141 Citations (Scopus)
8 Citations (Scopus)

Enhanced system k L a and permeate flux with a ceramic membrane bioreactor

Scott, J. A., Howell, J., Arnot, T., Smith, K. L. & Bruska, M., 1 Apr 1996, In : Biotechnology Techniques. 10, 4, p. 287-290

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Enrichment of mixed cultures capable of aerobic degradation of 1,2- dibromoethane

Freitas Dos Santos, L. M., Leak, D. J. & Livingston, A. G., 1 Dec 1996, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 62, 12, p. 4675-4677 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Membrane bioreactors as an alternative to conventional waste water treatment processes

Arnot, T. & Zahir, N., 1996, In : Resource and Environmental Biotechnology. 1, 2, p. 145-162

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bioreactor
membrane
food processing
waste treatment
biotransformation
9 Citations (Scopus)

Methane dynamics in the 36 Å mesopores of MCM-41 studied by neutron scattering

Edler, K. J., Reynolds, P. A., Trouw, F. & White, J. W., 9 Feb 1996, In : Chemical Physics Letters. 249, 5-6, p. 438-443 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methane
Neutron scattering
Melting
neutron scattering
methane
17 Citations (Scopus)

Minimisation of biomass in an extractive membrane bioreactor

Strachan, L. F., Freitas dos Santos, L. M., Leak, D. J. & Livingston, A. G., 1 Jan 1996, In : Water Science and Technology. 34, 5-6, p. 273-280 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

54 Citations (Scopus)

Molecular recognition of 2,6–diaminopyridine by platinum orotate complexes

Burrows, A., Mingos, M., White, A. & Williams, D., 1996, In : Journal of the Chemical Society-Dalton Transactions. 1, p. 149-151 5/06479A.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Mutants of Pseudomonas fluorescens NCIMB 11671 defective in the catabolism of α-pinene

Colocousi, A., Saqib, K. M. & Leak, D. J., 1 Jan 1996, In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 45, 6, p. 822-830 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Citations (Scopus)

Organotin-functionalised poly(tetrazoles), including the supramolecular structure of 1,6-(2-Bu 3 SnN 4 C) 2 (CH 2 ) 6

Goodger, A., Hill, M., Mahon, M. F., McGinley, J. & Molloy, K. C., 21 Mar 1996, In : Journal of the Chemical Society - Dalton Transactions. 6, p. 847-852 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Purification and characterization of two components of epoxypropane isomerase/carboxylase from Xanthobacter Py2

Chan Kwo Chion, C. K. N. & Leak, D. J., 15 Oct 1996, In : Biochemical Journal. 319, 2, p. 499-505 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Citations (Scopus)

Taxane diterpenes 1. Control of relative and absolute stereochemistry in intramolecular pyrylium ylide-alkene cyclizations for the synthesis of taxol precursors

Bauta, W. E., Booth, J., Bos, M. E., DeLuca, M., Diorazio, L., Donohoe, T. J., Frost, C., Magnus, N., Magnus, P., Mendoza, J., Pye, P., Tarrant, J. G., Thom, S. & Ujjainwalla, F., 4 Nov 1996, In : Tetrahedron. 52, 45, p. 14081-14102 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taxoids
Stereochemistry
Diterpenes
Cyclization
Alkenes