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November 26, 2019

We had a very early, but nonetheless wonderful, Christmas Dinner! Thanks to Zifei and Hugh for organising and all the Secret Santas for the wonderful gifts we received! 

September 26, 2019

Congratulations to Nguyen for winning a poster prize at the annual Chemistry Showcase, Department of Chemistry, University of Cambridge!

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. 

April 8, 2019

Dr Ben Pilgrim presented his research to HRH The Princess Royal at the Presidential Dinner of the Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851. Ben was selected to present a poster entitled 'Stimuli-responsive molecular containers for biomimetic catalysis' covering work undertaken on his 1851 Fellowship over the past c...

October 31, 2018

Ben Pilgrim gave a talk at Frontiers in Chemistry Armenia (ArmChemFront), held in Yerevan. Ben's talk was entitled 'Covalent post-assembly modification of tetrazine-edged self-assembled molecular capsules'.

September 25, 2018

A recent paper published by the group has been highlighted by Science and JACS. The work, lead by Dr Felix Rizzuto, describes the stabilization of otherwise unstable supramolecular complexes inside the cavity of a cuboctahedral coordination cage.

Read the highlights of this paper here:

August 3, 2018

Congratulations to Larissa von Krbek and Marion Kieffer, who both won poster prizes at the 2018 Gordon Research Conference on Systems Chemistry in  Maine, US. Marion's poster was titled "Quantitative Mass Spectrometry: Myth or Reality?", and Larissa's was titled "Allosteric Regulation of Anion Exchange in an Fe4L6 Tet...

July 16, 2018

Jake, Masahiro, Dawei and Cally attended ISMSC in Québec City, Canada and presented posters, while Jonathan delivered an invited lecture on Monday afternoon. On top of the 5+ days of excellent science, the group also enjoyed excursions including sightseeing and zip-lining at the Montmorency Falls, wine-tasting and wat...

February 24, 2018

Angela discusses her work using supramolecular capsules for chemical separations as part of Pembroke College's celebration of the United Nations International Day of Women and Girls in Science 2018.

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