News Archive

September 27, 2019

Dr Ben Pilgrim, a Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851 Research Fellow, leaves the group to take up an academic position at the University of Nottingham. Ben will start his own supramolecular organic chemistry research lab as part of the Green Chemicals Beacon of Excellence at Nottingham University. Good luck B...

August 21, 2019

Congratulations to Lillian Ma on passing her PhD viva! Lillian was examined by Professor Silvia Marchesan (University of Trieste) and Professor Dominic Wright (University of Cambridge). Lillian is now taking time off before she chooses whether to pursue a career outside of academia. 

August 16, 2019

The group enjoys its traditional summer garden party and BBQ. Luckily we managed to pick a day that avoided the rain. 

July 16, 2019

Dr Felix Rizzuto, formerly a PhD student in the group has been selected as one of the 45 finalists for the Reaxys PhD Prize 2019. He was selected for his publication “Stereochemical plasticity modulates cooperative binding in a CoII12L6 cuboctahedron” in Nature Chemistry. Link

July 12, 2019

PhD student in the group Jason Deacon helped to organise the 6th Annual Graphene and 2D Materials Conference.

July 11, 2019

 Congratulations to Dr Felix Rizzuto who has won an Outstanding Thesis Prize from the University. 

July 10, 2019

Congratulations to Jake Greenfield on passing his PhD viva! Jake was examined by Professor Ivan Huc (Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich) and Professor Erwin Reisner (University of Cambridge). Jake leaves the group to start a postdoctoral position in the group of Prof. Matt Fuchter at Imperial College London....

June 12, 2019

Charlie, Dawei, Jonathan, Larissa, Nguyen, Nozomi, Pei Zhen, Roy, Tanya, and Prof. John Thoburn were at ISMSC 2019 in Lecce with Larissa and Roy being awarded IUCr Journals Poster Prizes. Apart from an excellent scientific program, they were able to enjoy some of the beautiful Puglia region and (of course) excellent I...

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