Recent Publications

Interrogating Pd(II) Anion Metathesis Using a Bifunctional Chemical Probe: A Transmetalation Switch (J. Am. Chem. Soc. DOI: )
Molloy JACS GA

A Multi-component Route to Functionalized Amides and Oxazolidinones
(Org. Lett. )
McPherson Amide OL GA

 Group Announcements

Phd positions available from July 2018 (Synthesis/Catalysis) - contact Allan for info.

New website coming!

January 2018
  • The group move to St Andrews!
December 2017
  • Our paper on Pd(II) anion metathesis is accepted in JACS! Congrats John, Ciaran, Matt, and Calum!
  • John presents a poster at the RSC poster competition.
  • Allan talks in York.
November 2017
  • Allan talks at Bath and Evotec.
  • Our paper on the use of Cyrene is accepted in Synlett. Congrats Kirsty!
  • Julien wins first prize at the SCI Young Chemist in Industry event.
October 2017
  • Kirsty wins an RSC Travel Grant to attend the ACS in New Orleans.
  • Kirsty wins a Strathclyde Travel Grant to attend the ACS in New Orleans.
  • Allan talks in Leeds.
  • Welcome to our new PhD students Matthew and George.