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Take a Look at Our Research!

Southampton Chemistry has recently arranged to make a selection of our research papers available for free download. These papers cover only a small fraction of the research conducted in chemistry over the last few years but will give you a taste of the world-leading work that goes on here.

More information on our research interests are available on our website and in the Chemistry New Boundaries research booklet.

Research Papers

Exploring the first steps in core-shell electrocatalyst preparation: in situ characterization of the underpotential deposition of Cu on supported Au nanoparticles by Andrea Russell and co-workers. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2011, 133, 19448.

The long-lived nuclear singlet state of 15N-nitrous oxide in solution by Marina Carravetta, Malcolm Levitt and co-workers. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008, 130, 12582.

SERS-melting: a new method for discriminating mutations in DNA sequences by Phil Bartlett, Tom Brown and co-workers. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008, 130, 15589.

Structure-activity relationships in tripodal transmembrane anion transporters: the effect of fluorination by Phil Gale and co-workers. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2011, 133, 14136.

A DNA based five-state switch with programmed reversibility by Eugen Stulz and co-workers. Chem. Commun. 2012, 48, 11088.

Double-quantum 13C nuclear magnetic resonance of bathorhodopsin, the first photosynthetic intermediate in mammalian vision by Richard Brown, Malcolm Levitt and co-workers. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008, 130, 10490.

Changing and challenging times for service crystallography by Simon Coles and Phil Gale. Chem. Sci. 2012, 3, 689.

Highly selective chemical vapour deposition of tin diselenide films onto patterned substrates via single source diselenoether precursors by Andrew Hector, Bill Levason, Gill Reid and co-workers. Chem. Mater. 2012, 24, 4442.

Heterogenisation of ketone catalysts withinmesoporous supports for asymemmetric oxidation by Lynda Brown, Richard Brown and Robert Raja. RSC Advances 2012, 3, 843.

Small molecular agonists of the orphan nuclear receptors steroidogenic factor-1 (SF-1, NR5A1) and liver receptor homologue-1 (LRH-1, NR5A2) by Richard Whitby and co-workers. J. Med. Chem. 2011, 54, 2266.

Self reporting RNA probes as an alternative to cleavable small molecule mass tags by John Langley, Tom Brown and co-workers. Analyst 2012, 137, 5817.

Synthesis and polymerase chain reaction amplification of DNA strands containing an unnatural triazole linkage by Afaf El Sagheer and Tom Brown, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009, 131, 3958.

Long-lived nuclear singlet order in near-equivalent 13C Spin Pairs by Giuseppe Pileio, Lynda Brown, Richard Brown, Malcolm Levitt and co-workers. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012, 134, 17494.

Linear dsDNA Partitions Spontaneously into the Inverse Hexagonal Lyotropic Liquid Crystalline Phases of Phospholipids by George Attard and co-workers. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2010, 132, 9728–9732.

Template Infiltration Routes to Ordered Macroporous TiN and SiNx Films by Andrew Hector and co-workers. Chem. Mater., 2009, 21, 4210-4215.

High Throughput Methodology for Synthesis, Screening, and Optimization of Solid State Lithium Ion Electrolytes by Brian Hayden and co-workers. ACS Comb. Sci. 2011, 13, 375-381.

A Quantitative Coarse-Grain Model for Lipid Bilayers by Jonathan Essex and co-workers. J. Phys. Chem. B. 2008, 112, 802-815.

An unexpected and significantly lower hydrogen-bond donating capacity of fluorohydrins compared to nonfluorinated alcohols by Bruno Linclau and co-workers. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2012, 51, 6176-6180.

Permeability of small molecules through a lipid bilayer: a multiscale simulation study
by Jonathan Essex and co-workers. J. Phys. Chem. B. 2009, 113, 12019-12029.

Hit identification and binding mode predictions by rigorous free energy simulations by Jonathan Essex and co-workers. J. Med. Chem. 2008, 51, 6654-6664.

Light penetration and photoisomerization in rhodopsin studied by numerical simulations and double-quantum solid-state NMR spectroscopy by Richard Brown, Malcolm Levitt and co-workers. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009, 131, 6133-6140.

Preparation, characterization, and structural systematics of diphosphane and diarsane complexes of indium(III) halides by Andrew Hector, Gill Reid, Bill Levason and co-workers. Inorg. Chem. 2008, 47, 9691-9700.

Hybrid dibismuthines and distibines: preparation and properties of antimony and bismuth oxygen, sulfur, and nitrogen donor ligands by Bill Levason, Gill Reid and co-workers. Organometallics, 2011, 30, 895-904.

Denaturation of dsDNA immobilised at a negatively charged gold electrode is not caused by electrostatic repulsion by Phil Bartlett, Tom Brown and co-workers. Chem. Sci. 2013, DOI: 10.1039/C3SC22147D.

Toward Understanding the Catalytic Synergy in the Design of Bimetallic Molecular Sieves for Selective Aerobic Oxidations Rebecca M. Leithall, Vasudev N. Shetti, Sara Maurelli, Mario Chiesa, Enrica Gianotti, and Robert Raja J. Am. Chem. Soc., Article ASAP DOI: 10.1021/ja3119064

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