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289. T. Shaw, A.D. Clayton, R. Labes, T.M. Dixon, S. Boyall, O.J. Kershaw, R.A. Bourne, B.C. Hanson "A self-optimised approach to synthesising DEHiBA for advanced nuclear reprocessing, exploiting the power of machine-learning." React. Chem. Eng., 2023, Advance Article (DOI: 10.1039/D3RE00357D)

288. A.P.G. Lockwood, G. Wadsley, N.J. Warren, J. Peakall, G.B. Webber, E.J. Wanless, D. Rhodes, M. Barnes, D. Harbottle, T.N. Hunter, "Amphiphilic block copolymers as dual flocculation-flotation agents for rapid solid–liquid separation of radioactive wastes." Sep. Purif. Technol., 2023, 323, 124387 (DOI: 10.1016/j.seppur.2023.124387)

287. J.D. Guild, S.T. Knox, S.B. Burholt, E.M. Hilton, N.J. Terrill, S.L.M. Schroeder, "Continuous-Flow Laboratory SAXS for In Situ Determination of the Impact of Hydrophilic Block Length on Spherical Nano-Object Formation during Polymerization-Induced Self-Assembly." Macromolecules 2023, 56 (16), 6426–6435 (DOI:10.1021/acs.macromol.3c00585)

286. F. J. Dent, D. Harbottle, N.J. Warren, S. Khodaparast, "Exploiting breath figure reversibility for in situ pattern modulation and hierarchical design." Soft Matter, 2023, 19, 2737-2744 (DOI: 10.1039/D2SM01650H)

285. L.F. Willis, V. Toprani, S. Wijetunge, A. Sievers, L. Lin, J. Williams, T.J. Crowley, S.E. Radford, N. Kapur, D.J. Brockwell 2023. "Exploring a role for flow-induced aggregation assays in platform formulation optimisation for antibody-based proteins." J. Pharm. Sci., 2023, In press (DOI: 10.1016/j.xphs.2023.10.031)

284. A. Littlejohns, H. Please, R. Musasizi, S. Murdoch, G. Nampiina, I. Waters, W.D. Birch, G. de Boer, N. Kapur, T. Ambrozi, N. Carol, N. Noel, J. Parmar, P. Culmer, T. Lawton, E. Namulema 2023. "Descriptive account of the first use of the LeVe CPAP System, a new frugal CPAP System, in adult patients with COVID-19 Pneumonitis in Uganda." Trop. Med. Health., 2023, 51, 42 (DOI: 10.1186/s41182-023-00533-9)

283. N.J. Webb, B. Fisher, C.M. Pask, M.S. Watt, S.A. Raw, S.P. Marsden "Synthesis and characterisation of novel fluorescent imides by a rhodium(III)-catalysed C-H activation/annulation cascade." Arkivoc,  2024, 2, 202312094 (DOI: 10.24820/ark.5550190.p012.094)

282. N. Aldulaijan, J.A. Marsden, J.A. Manson, A.D. Clayton "Adaptive Mixed Variable Bayesian Self-Optimisation of Catalytic Reactions." React. Chem. Eng., 2023, Advance Article (DOI: 10.1039/D3RE00476G)

281. A.D. Clayton, "Recent Developments in Reactor Automation for Multistep Chemical Synthesis." Chemistry-Methods, 2023, Early view, (DOI: 10.1002/cmtd.202300021)

280. A. Griffiths, S.L. Boyall, P. Müller, J.P. Harrington, A.M. Sobolewska, W.R. Reynolds, R.A. Bourne, K. Wu, S.M. Collins, M. Muldowney, T.W. Chamberlain. "MOF-based heterogeneous catalysis in continuous flow via incorporation onto polymer-based spherical activated carbon supports." Nanoscale, 2023, 15, 17910-17921 (DOI: 10.1039/D3NR03634K)

279. A.A. Alharbi, C. Wills, T.W. Chamberlain, R.A. Bourne, A. Griffiths, S.M. Collins, K. Wu, P. Mueller, J.G. Knight, S. Doherty. "Amino-Modified Polymer Immobilized Ionic Liquid Stabilized Ruthenium Nanoparticles: Efficient and Selective Catalysts for the Partial and Complete Reduction of Quinolines." 2023 ChemCatChem. 15 (11), e202300418 (DOI: 10.1002/cctc.202300418)

278. K. Maltby, K. Sharma, M. Short, S. Farooque, R. Hamill, A.J. Blacker, N. Kapur, C. Willans, B. Nguyen "Rationalizing and Adapting Water-Accelerated Reactions for Sustainable Flow Organic Processes." ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 2023, 11 (23), 8675 (DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.3c02164)

277. J.M. Galloway, Z.P. Aslam, S.R. Yeandel, A. Kulak, M.A. Ilett, Y-Y. Kim, A. Bejarano-Villafuerte, B. Pokroy, R.M. Drummond-Brydson, C.L. Freeman, J.H. Harding, N. Kapur, F.C. Meldrum "Electron transparent nanotubes reveal crystallization pathways in confinement." Chem. Sci., 2023, Advance Article, (DOI: 10.1039/D3SC00869J)

276. W.A. Davis Birch, I.B. Moura, D.J. Ewin, M.H. Wilcox, A.M. Buckley, P.R. Culmer, N. Kapur "MiGut : A scalable in vitro platform for simulating the human gut microbiome—Development, validation and simulation of antibiotic‐induced dysbiosis." Microb. Biotechnol., 2023, Early view (DOI: 10.1111/1751-7915.14259)

275. P.M. Pittaway, G. Ghasemi, S.T. Knox, O.J. Cayre, N. Kapur, N.J. Warren "Continuous synthesis of block copolymer nanoparticles via telescoped RAFT solution and dispersion polymerisation in a miniature CSTR cascade." React. Chem. Eng., 2023, 8, 707-717 (DOI: 10.1039/D2RE00475)

274. M.A.S. Short, C.A. Tovee, C.E. Willans, B.N. Nguyen "High-throughput Computational Workflow for Ligand Discovery in Catalysis with the CSD." Catal. Sci. Technol., 2023, 13, 2407 (DOI: 10.1039/D3CY00083D)

273. A. Hindle, K. Baj, J.A. Iggo, D.J. Cox, C.M. Pask, A. Nelson, S.P. Marsden  "Modular Synthesis of Bicyclic Twisted Amides and Anilines." Chem. Comm., 2023, 59, 6239 (DOI: 10.1039/D3CC01470C)

272. E.A. Okolo, A. Pahl, S. Sievers, C.M. Pask, A. Nelson, S. Marsden "Scaffold Remodelling of Diazaspirotricycles Enables Synthesis of Diverse sp3-Rich Compounds With Distinct Phenotypic Effects." Chem. Eur. J., 2023, 29 (26), e202203992 (DOI: 10.1002/chem.202203992)

271. J. Daglish, A. J. Blacker, G. de Boer, A. Crampton, D.R.J. Hose, A.R. Parsons, N. Kapur "Determining Phase Separation Dynamics with an Automated Image Processing Algorithm." Org. Proc. Res. Dev., 2023, 27 (4), 627 (DOI: 10.1021/acs.oprd.2c00357)

270. J. Quintana-Najera, A.J. Blacker, L.A. Fletcher, A.B. Ross "Understanding the Influence of Biochar Augmentation in Anaerobic Digestion by Principal Component Analysis." Energies, 2023, 16 (6), 2523 (DOI: 10.3390/en16062523)

269. L.N. Elliott, D. Austin, R.A. Bourne, A. Hassanpour, J. Robb, J.L. Edwards, S. Sutcliffe, T.N. Hunter "Analysis of Adsorbed Polyphosphate Changes on Milled Titanium Dioxide, Using Low-Field Relaxation NMR and Photoelectron Spectroscopy." Langmuir, 2023, 39 (16), 5697 (DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.2c03416)

268. C.Y.P. Wilding, S.T. Knox, R.A. Bourne, N.J. Warren "Development and Experimental Validation of a Dispersity Model for In Silico RAFT Polymerization." Macromolecules, 2023, 1581-1591  (DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.2c01798)

267. C.J. Taylor, A. Pomberger, K.C. Felton, R. Grainger, M. Barecka, T.W. Chamberlain, R.A. Bourne, C.N. Johnson, A.A. Lapkin "A Brief Introduction to Chemical Reaction Optimization." Chem. Rev., 2023, 123 (6), 3089 (DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemrev.2c00798)

266. O.J. Kershaw, A.D. Clayton, J.A. Manson, A. Barthelme, J. Pavey, P. Peach, J. Mustakis, R.M. Howard, T.W. Chamberlain, N.J. Warren, R.A. Bourne "Machine learning directed multi-objective optimization of mixed variable chemical systems." Chem. Eng. J., 2023, 451 (1), 138443  (DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2022.138443)

265. P. Mueller, A. Vriza, A.D. Clayton, O. May, N. Govan, S. Notman, S.V. Ley, T.W. Chamberlain, R. Bourne "Exploring the chemical space of phenyl sulfide oxidation by automated optimization." React. Chem. Eng., 2023, Accepted Article (DOI: /10.1039/D2RE00552B)

264. R. Paterson, H. Y. Alharbi, C. Wills, T. W. Chamberlain, R. A. Bourne, A. Griffiths, S. M. Collins, K. Wu, M. D. Simmons, R. Menzel, A. F. Massey, J. G. Knight, S. Doherty "Highly efficient and selective partial reduction of nitroarenes to N-arylhydroxylamines catalysed by phosphine oxide-decorated polymer immobilized ionic liquid stabilized ruthenium nanoparticles." Journal of Catalysis., 2023, 417, 74-88 (DOI: 10.1016/j.jcat.2022.11.023)

263. A. Aimon, M. J. Dow, A. R. Hanby, E. A. Okolo, C. M. Pask, A. Nelson, S. P. Marsden "Synthesis of spirocyclic 1,2-diamines by dearomatising intramolecular diamination of phenols." CHEM. COMM., 2023, 59, 607-610 (DOI: 10.1039/D2CC06137F)

262. A. D. Clayton, E. Pyzer-Knapp, M. Purdie, M. Jones, A. Barthelme, J. Pavey, N. Kapur, T. Chamberlain, J. Blacker, R. Bourne "Bayesian Self-Optimization for Telescoped Continuous Flow Synthesis." ANGEW. CHEM. INT. ED., 2023, 62 (3), e202214511 (10.1002/anie.202214511)


261. T. C. Johnson, S. P. Marsden "Three-Component Synthesis of Pyridylacetic Acid Derivatives by Arylation/Decarboxylative Substitution of Meldrum’s Acids." J. ORG. CHEM., 2022, 87, 13891-13894 (DOI: 10.1021/acs.joc.2c01597)

260. M. E. Bayana, J. S. Wailes, S. P. Marsden "Multicomponent synthesis of substituted pyridines via a catalytic intermolecular aza-Wittig/Diels–Alder sequence." RSC ADV., 2022, 12, 26233-26237 (DOI: 10.1039/D2RA05018H )

259. C. Avila, C. Green, M.l Kossenjans, A. D. Clayton, S. Sarda, R. Bourne, T. Kogej, C. Cassani, J. Mazuela  "Automated stopped-flow library synthesis for rapid optimisation and machine learning directed experimentation" CHEM. SCI. 2022, 13, 12087-12099 (DOI: 10.1039/D2SC03016K)

258. D. P. Klebl, R. W. Kay, F. Sobott, N. Kapur, S. P. Muench "Towards sub-millisecond cryo-EM grid preparation." FARADAY DISCUSSIONS, 2022, Advance Article (DOI: 10.1039/D2FD00079B)

257. M. A. Levenstein, K. Robertson, T. Turner, L. Hunter, C. O'Brien, C. O'Shaughnessy, A. N. Kulak, P. Le Magueres, J. Wojciechowski, O. O. Mykhaylyk, N. Kapur, F. C. Meldrum "Serial Small- and Wide-Angle X-ray Scattering with Laboratory Sources." IUCrJ, 2022, 9 (5), (DOI: 10.1107/S2052252522007631)

256. R. Paterson, A. A. Alharbi, C. Wills, C. Dixon, L. Siller, T. W. Chamberlain, A. Griffiths, S. M. Collins, K. Wu, M. D. Simmons, R. A. Bourne, K. R. J. Lovelock, J. Seymour, J. G. Knight, S. Doherty "Heteroatom modified polymer immobilized ionic liquid stabilized ruthenium nanoparticles: Efficient catalysts for the hydrolytic evolution of hydrogen from sodium borohydride." MOLECULAR CATALYSIS, 2022, 122476 (DOI: 10.1016/j.mcat.2022.112476)

255. S. Zhang, O. Nahi, X. He, L. Chen, Z. Aslam, N. Kapur, Y-Y. Kim, F. C. Meldrum "Local heating transforms amorphorus calcium carbonate to single crystals with defined morphologies." ADV. FUNCT. MATER., 2022, 2207019 (DOI: 10.1002/adfm.202207019)

254. H. P. Rice, Y. He, F. L. Muller, A. E. Bayly, R. Ashe, A. Karras, A, Hassanpour, R. A. Bourne, M. Fairweather, T. Hunter "Physcial and numerical characterisatiohn of an agitated tubular reactor (ATR) for intensification of chemical processes" CHEM. ENG. PROCESS, 2022, 179, 109067 (DOI: 10.1016/j.cep.2022.109067)

253. O. J. Kershaw, A. D. Clayton, J. A. Manson, A. Barthelme, J. Pavey, P. Peach, J. Mustakis, R. M. Howard, T. W. Chamberlain, N. J. Warren, R. A. Bourne "Machine learning directed multi-objective optimization of mixed variable chemical systems." CHEM. ENG. J., 2022, In press (DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2022.138443)

252. C. Schotten, J. Manson, T. W. Chamberlain, R. A. Bourne, B. N. Nguyen, N. Kapur, C. E. Willans "Development of a multistep, electrochemical flow platform for automated catalyst screening." CATAL. SCI. TECHNOL., 2022, Advance Article (DOI: 10.1039/D2CY00587E)

251. M. Titirici, D. Xia, H. Yu, H. Xie, P. Huang, R. Menzel, G. Chai "Recent progress of Bi-based electrocatalysts for electrocatalytic CO2 reduction." NANOSCALE, 2022, 14, 7957-7973 (DOI: 10.1039/D2NR01900K)

250. F. Climent Barba, O. Grasham, D. J. Puri, A. J. Blacker "A simple techno-economic assessment for scaling-up the enzymatic hydrolysis of MSW-pulp." FRONTIERS IN ENERGY RESEARCH, 2022, Accepted Article (DOI: 10.3389/fenrg.2022.788534)

248. J. Quintana-Najera, A. J. Blacker, L. A. Fletcher, D. G. Bray, A. B. Ross "The Influence of Biochar Augmentation and Digestion Conditions on the Anaerobic Digestion of Water Hyacinth." ENERGIES, 2022, 15, 7, 2524 (DOI: 10.3390/en15072524)

247. S. Doherty, J. G. Knight, T. Backhouse, T. S. T. Tran, R. Paterson, F. Stahl, H. Y. Alharbi, T. W. Chamberlain, R. A. Bourne, R. Stones, A. Griffiths, J. P. White, Z. Aslam, C. Hardare, H. Daly, J. Hart, R. H. Temperton, J. N. O'Shea, N. H. Rees "Highly efficient and selective aqueous phase hydrogenation of aryl ketones, aldehydes, furfural and levulinic acid and its ethyl ester catalyzed by phosphine oxide-decorated polymer immobilized ionic liquid-stabilized ruthenium nanoparticles." CATAL. SCI. TECHNOL., 2022, 12, 3549-3567 (DOI: 10.1039/D2CY00205A)

246. S. Doherty, J. G. Knight, H. Y. Alharbi, R. Paetrson, C. Wills, D. Casey, L. Siller, T. W. Chamberlain, A. Griffiths, S. Collins, K. Wu, M. Simmons, R. Bourne, K. R. J. Lovelock, J. Seymour "Efficient Hydrolytic Hydrogen Evolution from Sodium Borohydride Catalyzed by Polymer Immobilized Ionic Liquid-Stabilized Platinum Nanoparticles." CHEMCATCHEM., 2022, 14, 4, e202101752 (DOI: 10.1002/cctc.202101752)

245. J. M. Seymour, E. Gousseva, R. A. Bennett, A. I. Large, G. Held, D. Hein, G. Wartner, W. Quevedo, R. Seidel, C. Kolbeck, C. J. Clarke, R. M. Fogarty, R. A. Bourne, R. G. Palgrave, P. A. Hunt, K. R. J. Lovelock "Resonant X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy: identification of atomic contributions to valence states." FARADAY DISCUSSIONS, 2022, Advance Article (DOI: 10.1039/D1FD00117E)

244. C. Willans "Electrification promotes tricky synthetic chemical reactions." NATURE, 2022, 253-254 (DOI: 10.1038/d41586-022-00852-7)

243. S. Zhang, O. Nahi, L. Chen, Z. Aslam, N. Kapur, Y. Y. Kim, F. C. Meldrum  "Magnesium Ions Direct the Solid-State Transformation of Amorphous Calcium Carbonate Thin Films to Aragonite, Magnesium-Calcite, or Dolomite." ADV. FUNC. MATER., 2022. (DOI: 10.1002/adfm.202201394)

242. D. Yang, X. Chen, D. He, A. Frommhold, X. Shi, S. A. Boden, M. A. Lebedeva, O. V. Ershova, R. E. Palmer, Z. Li, H. Shi, J. Gao, M. Pan, A. N. Khlobystov, T. W. Chamberlain, A. P. G. Robinson "A fullerene-platinum complex for direct functional patterning of single metal atom-embedded carbon nanostructures." J. PHYS. CHEM. LETT., 2022, 13, 6, 1578-1586 (DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.1c03877)

241. S. Campisi, D. Motta, I. Barlocco, R. Stones, T. W. Chamberlain, A. Chutia, N. Dimitratos, A. Villa "Furfural adsorption and hydrogenation at the oxide-metal interface: evidence of the support influence on the selectivity of iridium-based catalyst." CHEMCATCHEM, 2022, 14 (6), e202101700 (DOI: 10.1002/cctc.202101700)

240. Y. Shi, A. S. Weller, A. J. Blacker, P. W. Dyer "Conversion of butanol to propene in flow: A triple dehydration, isomerisation and metathesis cascade." CATAL. COMMUN., 2022, 164, 106421 (10.1016/j.catcom.2022.106421)

239. M. R. Abbasi, F. Galvanin, A. J. Blacker, E. Sorensen, Y. Shi, P. W. Dyer, A. Gavriilidis "Process-oriented approach towards catalyst design and optimisation" CATAL. COMMUN. 2022, 163, 106392 (DOI: 10.1016/j.catcom.2021.106392)

238. Shiva, F. Climent Barba, R. M. Rodriguez-Jasso, R. K. Sukumaran, H. A. Ruiz "High-solids loading processing for an integrated lignocellulosic biorefinery: Effects of transport phenomena and rheology - A review" BIORESOURCE TECHNOLOGY, 2022, Pre-proof (DOI: 10.1016/j.biortech.2022.127044)

237. S. T. Knox, S. J. Parkinson, C. Y. P. Wilding, R. A. Bourne, N. J. Warren "Autonomous polymer synthesis delivered by multi-objective closed-loop optimisation" POLYM. CHEM. 2022, Advance article (DOI: 10.1039/d2py00040g)

236. C. J. Taylor, J. A. Manson, G. Clemens, B. A. Taylor, T. W. Chamberlain, R. A. Bourne "Modern advancements in continuous-flow aided kinetic analysis." REACT. CHEM. ENG. 2022, Advance article (DOI: 10.1039/d1re00467k)

235. P. Müller, A. D. Clayton, J. Manson, S. Riley, O. S. May, N. Govan, S. Notman, S. V. Ley, T. W. Chamberlain, R. A. Bourne "Automated multi-objective reaction optimisation: which algorithm should I use?" REACT. CHEM. ENG. 2022, Advance article (DOI: 10.1039/D1RE00549A)

234. D. P. Ghumra, O. Rathi, T. A. Mule, V. S. Khadye, A. Chavan, F. Climent Barba, S. Main, A. Odaneth, B. N. Thorat "Technologies for Valorisation of municipal solid wastes." BIOFPR. 2022. Accepted Article (DOI: 10.1002/bbb.2340)

233. D. Xia, H. Yu, Q. Li, J. Mannering, R. Menzel, P. Huang, H. Li  "Compressive and Thermally Stable Boron Nitride Aerogel as a Multifunctional Sorbent." DALTON TRANS., 2022, 51, 836-841 (DOI: 10.1039/D1DT02650J)

232. H. R. Stephen, S. Boyall, C. Schotten, R. A. Bourne, N. Kapur, C. E. Willans "Steps, hops and turns: examining the effects of channel shapes on mass transfer in continuous electrochemical reactors." REACT. CHEM. ENG. 2022, 7, 264-268 (DOI: 10.1039/d1re00530h)

231. F.J. Dent, D. Harbottle, N.J. Warren, S. Khodaparast, "Temporally Arrested Breath Figure." ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2022, 14 (23), 27435. (DOI: 10.1021/acsami.2c05635.)

230. C.E. Pugsley, R.E. Isaac, N.J. Warren, J.S. Behra, K. Cappelle, R. Dominguez-Espinosa, O.J. Cayre, "Protection of Double-Stranded RNA via Complexation with Double Hydrophilic Block Copolymers: Influence of Neutral Block Length in Biologically Relevant Environments." Biomacromolecules, 2022, 23 (6), 2362. (DOI: 10.1021/acs.biomac.2c00136.)

229. B. Czubak, N.J. Warren, M. Nagaraj, "Steroid-Based Liquid Crystalline Polymers: Responsive and Biocompatible Materials of the Future." Crystals, 2022, 12 (7), 1000 (DOI:  10.3390/cryst12071000.)


228. C. Anduix-Canto, M. A. Levenstein, Y-Y. Kim, J. R. A. Godinho, A. N. Kulak, C. González Niño, P. J. Withers, J. P. Wright, N. Kapur, H. K. Christenson, F. C. Meldrum "Exploiting Confinement to Study the Crystallization Pathway of Calcium Sulfate." ADV. FUNCT. MATER., 2021, 31, 50 (DOI: 10.1002/adfm.202107312)

227. K. H. A. Al-Ghaithi, O. G. Harlen, N. Kapur, M. C. T. Wilson "Morphologies and dynamics of micro-droplet impact onto an idealised scratch." J. FLUID MECH., 2021, 925, A23 (DOI: 10.1017/jfm.2021.638)

226. P. Culmer, W. Davis Birch, I. Waters, A. Keeling, C. Osnes, D. Jones, G. de Boer, R. Hetherington, S. Ashton, M. Latham, T. Beacon, T. Royston, R. Miller, A. Littlejohns , J. Parmar, T. Lawton, S. Murdoch, D. Brettle, R. Musasizi, G. Nampiina, E. Namulema, N. Kapur "The LeVe CPAP System for Oxygen-Efficient CPAP Respiratory Support: Development and Pilot Evaluation." FRONTIERS IN MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY, 2021, 3, 715969 (DOI: 10.3389/fmedt.2021.715969 )

225. P. Culmer, A. Keeling, C. Osnes, W. D. Birch, D. Jones, I. Waters, R. Hetherington, J. Parmar, T. Lawton, S. Ashton, M. Latham, S. Murdoch, D. Brettle, N. Kapur   "Delivery of CPAP respiratory support for COVID-19 using repurposed technologies." FRONTIERS IN MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY, 2021, 3, (DOI: 10.1101/2020.04.06.20055665)

224. W. L. Ma, H. X. Wang, R. Barker, N. Kapur, Y. Hua, A. Neville "Corrosion behaviour of X65 carbon steel under the intermittent oil/water wetting: A synergic effect of flow velocity and alternate immersion period." CORROSION SCIENCE., 2021, 187, 109507 (DOI: 10.1016/j.corsci.2021.109507)

223. N. Desai, H. Naveed, M. Koenig, J. Huber, N. Kapur, M. F. Bhutta, S. Rajak. "Fit and filter integrity of a respirator mask after multiple cycles of autoclave." BMJ Innovations., 2021, 7, 532-538 (DOI: 10.1136/bmjinnov-2020-000521)

222. J. P. Warren, D. E. Miles, N. Kapur, R. K. Wilcox, P. A. Beales "Hydrodynamic Mixing Tunes the Stiffness of Proteoglycan‐Mimicking Physical Hydrogels." ADV. HEALTHCARE MATER. 2021, 10, 2001998 (DOI: 10.1002/adhm.202001998)

221. H. S. Hamad, N. Kapur, Z. Khatir, O. M. Querin, H. M. Thompson, Y. Wang, M. C. T. Wilson  "Computational fluid dynamics analysis and optimisation of polymerase chain reaction thermal flow systems." APPL. THERMAL ENG. 2021, 183, 1, 116122 (DOI: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2020.116122)

220. Y. Kohl, M. Biehl, S. Spring, M. Hesler, V. Ogourtsov, M. Todorovic, J. Owen, E. Elje, K. Kopecka, O. Hernando Moriones, N. G. Bastus, P. Simon, T. Dubaj, E. Runden-Pran, V. Puntes, N. William, H. Von Briesen, S. Wagner, N. Kapur, E. Mariussen, A. Nelson, A. Gabelova, M. Dusinska, T. Velten, T. Knoll "Microfluidic In Vitro Platform for (Nano)Safety and (Nano)Drug Efficiency Screening." SMALL, 2021, 17, 2006012 (DOI: 10.1002/smll.202006012)

219. F. Guan, A. J. Blacker, B. Hall. N. Kapur, J. Wen, X. Zhang "High-pressure asymmetric hydrogenation in a customized flow reactor and its application in multi-step flow synthesis of chiral drugs" J. FLOW. CHEM., 2021, 11, 763-772 (DOI: 10.1007/s41981-021-00143-8)

218. D. Xia, J. Mannering, Q. Li, A. F. Massey, A. N. Kulak, H. Li, R. Menzel, P. Huang "Facile Synthesis of Electrically Conductive and Heatable Nanoparticle/Nanocarbon Hybrid Aerogels." ACS APPL. MATER. INTERFACES, 2021, 36201-36212 (DOI: 10.1021/acsami.1c10428)

217. J. Mannering, R. Stones, D. Xia, D. Sykes, N. Hondow, E. Flahaut, T. W. Chamberlain, R. Brydson, G. A. Cairns, R. Menzel "Engineering of Microcage Carbon Nanotube Architectures with Decoupled Multimodal Porosity and Amplified Catalytic Performance." ADV. MATER. 2021, 33 (27), 2008307 (DOI: 10.1002/adma.202008307)

216. D. Francis, A. J. Blacker, N. Kapur, S. P. Marsden "Readily reconfigurable continuous-stirred tank photochemical reactor platform." ORG. PROC. RES. DEV., 2021, Accepted article (DOI:

215. S. Boobier, Y. Liu, K. Sharma, D. R. J. Hose, A. J. Blacker, N. Kapur, B. N. Nguyen "Predicting solvent-dependent nucleophilicity parameter with a casual structure property relationship." J. CHEM. INF. MODEL., 2021, 61 (10), 4890-4899 (DOI: 10.1021/acs.jcim.1c00610)

214. L. A. Power, A. D. Clayton, W. R. Reynolds, D. R. J. Hose, C. Ainsworth, T. W. Chamberlain, B. N. Nguyen, R. A. Bourne, N. Kapur, A. J. Blacker, "Selective separation of amines from continuous processes using automated pH controlled extraction." React. Chem. Eng., 2021, 6, 1806-1810 (DOI: 10.1039/D1RE00205H)

213. C. J. Taylor, H. Seki, F. M. Dannheim, M. J. Willia, G. Clemens, B. A. Taylor, T. W. Chamberlain, R. A. Bourne "An automated computational approach to kinetic model discrimination and parameter estimation." React. Chem. Eng., 2021, 6, 1404-1411 (DOI: 10.1039/D1RE00098E)

212. T. P. Nicholls, R. A. Bourne, B. N. Nguyen, N. Kapur, C. E. Willans "On-demand electrochemical synthesis of tetrakisacetonitrile copper(I) triflate and its application in the aerobic oxidation of alcohols." INORG. CHEM., 2021, 60 (10), 6976-6980 (DOI: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.1c00488)

211. C. Schotten, R. A. Bourne, N. Kapur, B. N. Nguyen, C. E. Willans "Eletrochemical generation of N-heterocyclic carbenes for use in synthesis and catalysis." ADV. SYNTH. CATAL., 2021, 363 (13), 3189-3200 (DOI: 10.1002/adsc.202100264)

210. B. L. Hall, C. J. Taylor, A. F. Massey, R. Menzel, R. A. Bourne, T. W. Chamberlain "Autonomous optimisation of a nanoparticle catalysed reduction reaction in continuous flow." CHEM. COMM., 2021, 57, 4926-4929 (DOI: 10.1039/D1CC00859E)

209. D. Xia, Y. Xu, J. Mannering, X. Ma, M. S. Ismail, D. Borman, D. L. Baker, M. Pourkashanian, R. Menzel "Tuning the electrical and solar thermal heating efficiencies of nanocarbon aerogels." CHEM. MATER., 2021, 33, 392-402 (DOI: 0.1021/acs.chemmater.0c04166)

208. T. P. Nicholls, R. A. Bourne, B. N. Nguyen, N. Kapur, C. Willans, "On-demand electrochemical synthesis of copper(I) triflate and its application in the aerobic oxidation of alcohols" CHEMRXIV, 2021, Preprint (DOI:

207. M. Yang, L. Yang, J. Zheng, N. Hondow, R. A. Bourne, T. Bailey, G. Irons, E. Sutherland, D. Lavric, K. Wu "Mixing performance and continuous production of nanomaterials in an advanced-flow reactor"  CHEM. ENG. J., 2021, 412, 128565 (DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2021.128565)

206. C. Schotten, C. J. Taylor, R. A. Bourne, T. W. Chamberlain, B. N. Nguyen, N. Kapur,  C. E. Willans "Alternating polarity for enhanced electrochemical synthesis" REACT. CHEM. ENG., 2021, 6, 147-151 (DOI:

205. C. J. Taylor, M. Booth, J. A. Manson, M. J. Willis, G. Clemens, B. A. Taylor, T. W. Chamberlain, R. A. Bourne "Rapid, automated determination of reaction models and kinetic parameters" CHEM. ENG. J., 2021, 413, 127017 (DOI : 10.1016/j.cej.2020.127017)

204. J. Quintana-Najera, A. J. Blacker, L. A. Fletcher, A. B. Ross "The effect of augmentation of biochar and hydrochar in anaerobic digestion of a model substrate" BIORESOUR. TECHNOL., 2021, 321, 124494 (DOI: 10.1016/j.biortech.2020.124494)

203. M. H. T. Kwan, J. Breen, M. Bowden, L. Conway, B. Crossley, M. F. Jones, R. Munday, N. P. B. Pokar, T.Screen, and A. J. Blacker "Continuous Flow Chiral Amine Racemization Applied to Continuously Recirculating Dynamic Diastereomeric Crystallizations" J. ORG. CHEM., 2021, 86, 2458-2473 (DOI: 10.1021/acs.joc.0c02617)

202. C. J. Taylor, A. Baker, M. R. Chapman, W. R. Reynolds, K. E. Jolley, G. Clemens, G. E. Smith, A. J. Blacker, T. W. Chamberlain, S. D. R. Christie, B. A. Taylor, R. A. Bourne, "Flow Chemistry for process optimisation using design of experiments" J. FLOW CHEM., 2021, 11, 75-86 (DOI: 10.1007/s41981-020-00135-0)

201. C. Avila, C. Mantzaridis, J. Ferré, R. Rocha de Oliveira, U. Kantojarvi, A. Rissanen, P. Krassa, A. de Juan, F. L. Muller, T. N. Hunter, R.A. Bourne “Acid number, viscosity and end-point detection in multiphase high temperature polymerisation process using an online miniaturised MEMS Fabry-Pérot interferometer.” TALANTA, 2021, 224, 121735 (DOI: 10.1016/j.talanta.2020.121735)

200. J. P. Cooksey, O. Saidi, J. M. J. Williams, A. J. Blacker, S. P. Marsden “Oxidative Pictet-Spengler cyclisation through acceptorless iridium-catalysed dehydrogenation of tertiary amines.” TETRAHEDRON, 2021, 78, 131785 (DOI:

199. F. Climent Barba, M. G. Chacón, W. R. Reynolds, D. J. Puri, R. A. Bourne, A. J. Blacker “Improved conversion of residual MSW biomass waste to sugars using online process monitoring and integrated contamination control.” BIORESOUR. TECHNOL., 2021, 13, 100612 (DOI:

198. M. H. T. Kwan, N. P. B. Pokar, C. Good, M. F. Jones, R. Munday, T. Screen, A. J. Blacker “Deactivation mechanism of iodo-iridium catalysts in chiral amine racemization.” TETRAHEDRON, 2021, 80, 131823 (DOI:

197. M. Bayana, A. J. Blacker, A. D. Clayton, K. E. Jolley, R. Labes, C. J. Taylor, W. Reynolds. "A practical experiment to teach students continuous flow and physico-chemical methods: acetylation of ethylene diamine in liquid bi-phase." J. FLOW CHEM., 2021, 11, 31-36 (DOI: 10.1007/s41981-020-00114-5)

196. A.P.G. Lockwood, J. Peakall, N.J. Warren, G. Randall, M. Barnes, D. Harbottle, T.N. Hunter,  "Structure and Sedimentation Characterisation of Sheared Mg(OH)2 Suspensions Flocculated with Anionic Polymers." Chem. Eng. Sci., 2021, 231, 116274 (DOI: 10.1016/j.ces.2020.116274)

195. C.E. Pugsley, R.E. Isaac, N.J. Warren, O.J. Cayre, "Recent Advances in Engineered Nanoparticles for RNAi-Mediated Crop Protection Against Insect Pests." Front. Agron., 2021, (DOI: 10.3389/fagro.2021.652981)

194. E.E. Brotherton, C.P. Jesson, N.J. Warren, M.J. Smallridge, S.P. Armes, "New Aldehyde‐Functional Methacrylic Water‐Soluble Polymers." Angew. Chem., 2021, 133 (21), 12032 (DOI:  10.1002/ange.202015298)


193. M. A. Kadhim, N. Kapur, J. L. Summers, H. Thompson "Rack Level Study of Hybrid Liquid/Air Cooled Servers: The Impact of Flow Distribution and Pumping Configuration on Central Processing Units Temperature." HEAT TRANSF. ENG., 2020, 41, 19-20, 1683-1698 (DOI: 10.1080/01457632.2019.1640467)

192. A. Aufderhorst-Roberts, M. Hughes, A. Hare, D. A. Head, N. Kapur, D. J. Brockwell, L. Dougan "Reaction Rate Governs the Viscoelasticity and Nanostructure of Folded Protein Hydrogels." BIOMACROMOLECULES., 2020, 21, 10, 4253-4260 (DOI: 10.1021/acs.biomac.0c01044)

191. M. I. Khot, M. A. Levenstein, G. N. de Boer, G. Armstrong, T. Maisey, H. S. Svavarsdottir, H. Andrew, S. L. Perry, N. Kapur, D. G. Jayne "Characterising a PDMS based 3D cell culturing microfluidic platform for screening chemotherapeutic drug cytotoxic activity." SCI. REP., 2020, 10, 15915 (DOI: 10.1038/s41598-020-72952-1)

190. C. C. Bauer, A. Minard, I. B. Pickles, K. J. Simmons, E. Chuntharpursat-Bon, M. P. Burnham, N. Kapur, D. J. Beech, S. P. Muench, M. H. Wright, S. L. Warriner, R. S. Bon "Xanthine-based photoaffinity probes allow assessment of ligand engagement by TRPC5 channels." RSC CHEM. BIOL., 2020,1, 436-448 (DOI: 10.1039/D0CB00126K)

189. M. A. Levenstein, Y-Y. Kim, L. Hunter, C. Anduix-Canto, C. González Niño, S. J. Day, S. Li, W. J. Marchant, P. A. Lee, C. C. Tang, M. Burghammer, F. C. Meldrum, N. Kapur "Evaluation of microflow configurations for scale inhibition and serial X-ray diffraction analysis of crystallization processes." LAB ON A CHIP, 2020, 20, 16, 2954-2964 (DOI: 10.1039/D0LC00239A)

188. M. A. Levenstein, L. Wayment, C. D. Scott, R. Lunt, P-B. Flandrin, S. J. Day, C. C. Tang, C. C. Wilson, F. C. Meldrum, N. Kapur, K. Robertson  "Dynamic Crystallization Pathways of Polymorphic Pharmaceuticals Revealed in Segmented Flow with Inline Powder X-ray Diffraction." ANAL. CHEM. 2020, 92, 11, 7754-7761 (DOI: 10.1021/acs.analchem.0c00860)

187. E. Antonopoulou, O. G. Harlen, M. A. Walkley, N. Kapur "Jetting behavior in drop-on-demand printing: Laboratory experiments and numerical simulations." PHYS. REV. FLUIDS, 2020, 5, 043643 (DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevFluids.5.043603)

186. L. F. Willis, A. Kumar, T. Jain, I. Caffry, Y. Xu, S. E. Radford, N. Kapur, M. Vásquez, D. J. Brockwell "The uniqueness of flow in probing the aggregation behavior of clinically relevant antibodies." ENG. REP., 2020, 2, 5, e12147 (DOI: 10.1002/eng2.12147 )

185. A. Matamoros-Veloza, K. M. Z. Hossain, B. E. Scammell, I. Ahmed, R. Hall, N. Kapur  "Formulating injectable pastes of porous calcium phosphate glass microspheres for bone regeneration applications." J. MECH. BEHAV. BIOMED. MATER., 2020, 102, 103489 (DOI: 10.1016/j.jmbbm.2019.103489)

184. J. Owen, M. Kuznecovs, R. Bhamji, N. William, N. Domenech-Garcia, M. Hesler, T. Knoll, Y. Kohl, A. Nelson, N. Kapur "High-throughput electrochemical sensing platform for screening nanomaterial-biomembrane interactions." REV. SCI. INSTRUM.,  2020, 91, 2 (DOI: 10.1063/1.5131562)

183. D. Xia, H. Li, J. Mannering, P. Huang, X. Zheng, A. Kulak, D. Baker, D. Iruretagoyena, R. Menzel "Electrically Heatable Graphene Aerogels as Nanoparticle Supports in Adsorptive Desulfurization and High-Pressure CO2 Capture." ADV. FUNC. MATER., 2020, 30, 40, 2002788 (DOI: 10.1002/adfm.202002788)

182. C. Schotten, T. P. Nicholls, R. A. Bourne, N. Kapur, B. N. Nguyen, C. E. Willans. "Making electrochemistry easily accessible to the synthetic chemist." GREEN CHEM., 2020, 22, 3358-3375 (DOI: 10.1039/D0GC01247E)

181. C. R. Avila, J. Ferré, R. R. de Oliveira, A. de Juan, W. E. Sinclair, F. M. Mahdi, A. Hassanpour, T. N. Hunter, R. A. Bourne, F. L. Muller. "Process Monitoring of Moisture Content and Mass Transfer Rate in a Fluidised Bed with a Low Cost Inline MEMS NIR Sensor." PHARM. RES., 2020,37, 84 (DOI: 10.1007/s11095-020-02787-y)

180. H. R. Stephen, C. Schotten, T. P. Nicholls, M. Woodward, R. A. Bourne, N. Kapur, C. E. Willans. "A Versatile Electrochemical Batch Reactor for Synthetic Organic and Inorganic Transformations and Analytical Electrochemistry." ORG. PROC. RES. DEV., 2020, 24, 1084-1089 (DOI: 10.1021/acs.oprd.0c00091)

179. S. Gerassimidou, C. A. Velis, R. A. Bourne, D. Komilis, E. Garcia-Taengua, P. T. Williams. "Statistical quantification of sub-sampling representativeness and uncertainty for waste-derived solid recovered fuel (SRF): Comparison with theory of sampling (ToS)." J. HAZ. MAT., 2020, 388, 122013 (DOI: 10.1016/j.jhazmat.2019.122013)

178. R. R. de Oliveira, C. Avila, R. Bourne, F. Muller, A. de Juan. "Data fusion strategies to combine sensor and multivariate model outputs for multivariate statistical process control." ANAL. BIOANAL. CHEM., 2020, 412, 2151-2163 (DOI: 10.1007/s00216-020-02404-2)

177. A. D. Clayton, A. M. Schweidtmann, G. Clemens, J. A. Manson, C. J. Taylor, C. G. Niño, T. W. Chamberlain, N. Kapur, A. J. Blacker, A. A. Lapkin, R. A. Bourne. "Automated Self-Optimisation of Multi-Step Reaction and Separation Processes Using Machine Learning." CHEM. ENG. J., 2020, 384 , 123340 (DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2019.123340)

176. A. D. Clayton, L. A. Power, W. Reynolds, C. Ainsworth, D. R. J. Hose, M. F. Jones, T. W. Chamberlain, A. J. Blacker, R. A. Bourne. "Self-Optimising Reactive Extractions: Towards the Efficient Development of Multi-Step Continuous Flow Processes." J. FLOW CHEM., 2020, 10, 199-206 (DOI:  10.1007/s41981-020-00086-6)

175. S. Boobier, D. R. J. Hose, A. J. Blacker, B. Nguyen. "Machine Learning with Physicochemical Relationships: Solubility Prediction in Organic Solvents and Water." NATURE COMM., 2020 11, 5753 (DOI: 10.1038/s41467-020-19594-z)

174. A. D. Clayton, R. Labes, A. J. Blacker. "Combination of chemocatalysis and biocatalysis in flow." CURRENT OPINION IN GREEN AND SUSTAINABLE CHEMISTRY., 2020, 26, 100378 (DOI: 10.1016/j.cogsc.2020.100378)

173. C. A. Holt, B. Cottyn, S. Baumberger, K. Kovacs-Schreiner, A. J. Blacker. "High throughput analysis of lignin by agarose gel electrophoresis." J. AGRIC. FOOD CHEM., 2020, 68, 48, 14297-14306 (DOI: 10.1021/acs.jafc.0c06308)

172. A. R. Chhatwal, H. V. Lomax, A. J. Blacker, J. M. J. Williams, P. Marcé. "Direct synthesis of amides from nonactivated carboxylic acids using urea as nitrogen source and Mg(NO3)2 or imidazole as catalysts." CHEM. SCI., 2020, 11, 5808-5818 (DOI: 10.1039/D0SC01317J)

171. F. Guan, N. Kapur, L. Sim, C. J. Taylor, J. Wen, X. Zhang, A. J. Blacker. "A universal reactor platform for batch and flow: application to homogeneous and heterogeneous hydrogenation." REACT. CHEM. ENG., 2020, 5, 1903-1908 (DOI: 10.1039/D0RE00061B)

170. N. Fey, A. Koumi, A. V. Malkov, J. D. Moseley, B. N. Nguyen, S. N. G. Tyler, C. E. Willans. "Mapping the properties of bidentate ligands with calculated descriptors (LKB-bid)." DALTON TRANS., 2020, 49, 8169-8178 (DOI: 10.1039/D0DT01694B)

169. K. Cao, J. Biskupek, C. T. Stoppiello, R. L. McSweeney, T. Chamberlain, Z. Liu, K. Suenanga, S. T. Skowron, E. Besley, A. N. Khlobystov, U. Kaiser. "Atomic Mechanism of Metal Crystal Nucleus Formation in a Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube." NATURE CHEM., 2020, 12, 921-928 (DOI: 10.1038/s41557-020-0538-9)

168. S. Parkinson,  S.T. Knox, R.A. Bourne, N.J. Warren. "Rapid production of block copolymer nano-objects via continuous-flow ultrafast RAFT dispersion polymerisation." POLYMER CHEM., 2020, 3465-3474 (DOI: 10.1039/D0PY00276C)

167. C. Schotten, C.J. Taylor, R.A. Bourne,T.W. Chamberlain, B.N. Nguyen, N. Kapur, C.E. Willans. "Alternating polarity for enhanced electrochemical synthesis." REACT. CHEM. ENG., 2020 , Advance Article (DOI: 10.1039/D0RE00399A )

166. C. Avila, C. Mantzaridis, R.R. de Oliveira, U. Kantojärvi, A. Rissanen, P. Krassa, A. de Juan Capdevila, F.L. Muller, T.N. Hunter, R.A. Bourne. "Acid number, viscosity and end-point detection in a multiphase high temperature polymerisation process using an online miniaturised MEMS Fabry-Pérot Interferometer." TALANTA., 2020 , In Press (DOI:

165. C.J. Taylor, M. Booth, J.A. Manson, M.J. Willis, G. Clemens, B.A. Taylor, T. Chamberlain, R.A. Bourne. "Rapid, Automated Determination of Reaction Models and Kinetic Parameters". CHEM. ENG. J., 2020, In Press (DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2020.127017)

164. Labes R, Bourne RA, Chamberlain TW. "Automated reaction optimisation in continuous flow". Chemistry Today., 2020

163. White JP, Chamberlain TW, Bourne RA, Taylor D, Brennan C, Muller FL. "Decoupling the relative rate of hydrogen uptake via convection and mass transfer by a single catalytic pellet in a scaled down trickle bed reactor." CHEM. ENG. J., 2020, 394 (DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2020.124290)

162. S.T. Knox, N.J. Warren, "Enabling Technologies in Polymer Synthesis: Accessing a New Design Space for Advanced Polymer Materials." React. Chem. Eng. 2020, 405–423. (DOI: 10.1039/c9re00474b)


161. S.T. Knox, S. Parkinson, R. Stone, N.J. Warren "Benchtop Flow-NMR for Rapid Online Monitoring of RAFT and Free Radical Polymerisation in Batch and Continuous Reactors." Polym Chem., 2019, 10 (35), 4774–4778. (DOI: 10.1039/c9py00982e)

160. D. Xia, H. Li, P. Huang, J. Mannering, U. Zafar, D. Baker, R. Menzel "Boron-nitride/carbon-nanotube hybrid aerogels as multifunctioncal desulfurisation agents." J. MAT. CHEM. A., 2012, 7, 41, 24027-24037 (DOI: 10.1039/C9TA06599G)

159. P. Huang, D. Xia, A. Kazlauciunas, P. Thornton, L. Lin, R. Menzel "Dye-Mediated Interactions in Chitosan-Based Polyelectrolyte/Organoclay Hybrids for Enhanced Adsorption of Industrial Dyes." ACS APPL. MATER. INTERFACES, 2019, 11, 12, 11961-11969 (DOI: 10.1021/acsami.9b01648)

158. J. Clarke, S. Hayama, A. Hawes, J. P. Hallett, T. W. Chamberlain, K. R. Lovelock, N. A. Besley “Zinc 1s valence-to-core X-ray emission spectroscopy of halozincate complexes” J. PHYS. CHEM., 2019, 123, 9552-9559 (DOI:

157. Y. Kawakami, A. Borissova, M.R. Chapman, G. Goltz, E. Koltsova, I. Mitrichev, A. J. Blacker "Continuous Flow Asymmetric Transfer Hydrogenation with Long Catalyst Lifetime and Low Metal Leaching." EUR. J. ORG. CHEM., 2019, 7499-7505 (DOI: 10.1002/ejoc.201901547)

156. S. C. Cosgrove, A. P. Mattey, M. Riese, M. R. Chapman, W. R. Birmingham, A. J. Blacker, N. Kapur, N. J. Turner, S. L. Flitsch "Biocatalytic Oxidation in Continuous Flow for the Generation of Carbohydrate Dialdehydes." ACS CATALYSIS., 2019, 11658-11662 (DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.9b04819)

155. R. A. Bourne, K. K. Hill, B. J. Reizman "Introduction to synthesis 4.0: towards an internet of chemistry" REACT. CHEM. ENG., 2019, 4, 1504-1505 (DOI: 10.1039/C9RE90048A)

154. J. A. Manson, A. D. Clayton, C. Gonzalez Niño, R. Labes, T. W. Chamberlain, A. J. Blacker, N. Kapur, R. A. Bourne "A Hybridised Optimisation of an Automated Photochemical Continuous Flow Reactor" CHIMIA, 2019,  817 (DOI: 10.2533/chimia.2019.841)

153. N.C. González, N. Kapur, M-F. King, G. de Boer, A.J. Blacker, R. Bourne, H. Thompson "Computational fluid dynamic enabled design optimisation of miniaturised continuous oscillatory baffled reactors in chemical processing." INT. J. COMUT. FLUID DYN., 2019 317-331  (DOI: 10.1080/10618562.2019.1683169)

152. J. P. Cooksey, P. J. Kocienski, A. J. Blacker "A scalable process for the synthesis of 1,2-dialkyldiselanes and 1-alkaneselenols" ORG. PROC. RES. DEV., 2019, 2571-2575 (DOI: 10.1021/acs.oprd.9b00380)

151. A. D. Clayton, J. Manson, C. J. Taylor, T. W. Chamberlain, B. Taylor, G. Clemens, R. Bourne “Algorithms for the self-optimisation of chemical reactions” REACT. CHEM. ENG., 2019, Accepted Manuscript (DOI:10.1039/C9RE00209J)

150. G. E. Douglas, S. A. Raw, S. P. Marsden “Iron-catalysed direct aromatic amination with N-chloroamines” EUR. J. ORG. CHEM., 2019, (31-32), 5508-5514 (DOI: 10.1002/ejoc.201900614)

149. M. Carini, L. Shi, T. W. Chamberlain, M. Liu, G. Valenti, M. Melle-Franco, F. Paolucci, A. N. Khlobystov “Wall- and hybridisation-selective synthesis of nitrogen-doped double-walled carbon nanotubes” ANGEW. CHEM. INT. ED., 2019, 58, 10276-10280 (DOI: 10.1002/anie.201905559)

148. M. T. Clarke, F. Narda Viscomi, T. W. Chamberlain, N. Hondow, A. M. Adawi, J. Sturge, S. C. Erwin, J. S. G. Bouillard, S. Tamang, G. J. Stasiuk “Synthesis of super bright indium phosphide colloidal quantum dots through thermal diffusion” COMMS. CHEM., 2019, 2, 36, (DOI: 10.1038/s42004-019-0138-z)

147. I. Stamatiou, C. Brennan, F. L. Muller “Determination of styrene hydrogenation surface kinetics through detailed simulation of the hydrogen uptake curve” REACT. CHEM. ENG., 2019, 4, 1477-1485 (DOI:10.1039/C8RE00132D)

146. A. Martínez-Carrión, M. G. Howlett, C. Alamillo-Ferrer, A. D. Clayton, R. A. Bourne, A. Codina, A. Vidal-Ferran, R. W. Adams and J. Burés “Kinetic Treatments for catalyst activation and deactivation processes based on variable time normalisation analysis” ANGEW. CHEM. INT. ED., 2019, 58, 10189-10193 (DOI: 10.1002/anie.201903878)

145. P. Clément, X. Xu, C. T. Stoppiello, G. A. Rance, A. Attanzio, J. N. O’Shea, R. H. Temperton, A. N. Khlobystov, K. R. J. Lovelock, J. M. Seymour, R. M. Fogarty, A. Baker, R. A. Bourne, B. Hall, T. W. Chamberlain, M. Palma “Direct synthesis of multiplexed metal-nanowire-based devices by using carbon nanotubes as vector templates” ANGEW. CHEM. INT. ED., 2019, 58, 9928-9932 (DOI: 10.1002/anie.201902857)

144. C. A. Hone, A. Boyd, A. O’Kearney-McMullan, R. A. Bourne, F. L. Muller “Definitive screening designs for multistep kinetic models in flow” REACT. CHEM. ENG., 2019, Advance article (DOI:10.1039/C9RE00180H)

143. R. M. Fogarty, R. G. Palgrave, R. A. Bourne, K. Handrup, I. J. VillarGarcia, D. J. Payne, P. A. Hunt, K. R. J. Lovelock. “Electron spectroscopy of ionic liquids: experimental identification of atomic orbital contributions to valence electronic structure” PHYS. CHEM. CHEM. PHYS., 2019, Accepted Article (DOI: 10.1039/C9CP02200G)

142. S. Doherty, J. G. Knight, T. Backhouse, R. J. Summers, E. Abood, W. Simpson, W. Paget, R. A. Bourne, T. W. Chamberlain, R. Stones, K. R. J. Lovelock, J. M. Seymour, M. A. Isaacs, C. Hardacre, H. Daly, N. H. Rees “Highly Selective and Solvent-Dependent Reduction of Nitrobenzene to N‑Phenylhydroxylamine, Azoxybenzene, and Aniline Catalyzed by Phosphino-Modified Polymer Immobilized Ionic Liquid-Stabilized AuNPs” ACS CATALYSIS, 2019, 9, 4777-4791 (DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.9b00347)

141. L. N. Elliott, J. S. Behra, N. Hondow, R. A. Bourne, A. Hassanpour, J. L. Edwards, S. Sutcliffe, T. N. Hunter, “Characterisation of polyphosphate coated aluminium-doped titania nanoparticles during milling” J. COLLOID INTERFAC. SCI., 2019, 548, 110-122 (DOI: 10.1016/j.jcis.2019.04.009)

140. S. Parkinson, N. S. Hondow, J. Conteh, R. Bourne and N. J. Warren, “All-aqueous continuous-flow RAFT dispersion polymerisation for efficient preparation of diblock copolymer spheres, worms and vesicles” REACT. CHEM. ENG., 2019, Accepted Manuscript (DOI: 10.1039/C8RE00211H)


139. J. Friedl, M. A. Lebedeva, K. Porfyrakis, U. Stimming, T. W. Chamberlain, “All-fullerene-bases cells for nonaqueous redox flow batteries” J. AM. CHEM. SOC., 2018, 140, 401-405 (DOI: 10.1021/jacs.7b11041)

138. J. A. Morales-Serna, B. N. Nguyen, E. García-Ríosc, R. Gaviñoc, J. Cárdenasc, G. García de la Mora,”Glycosylation of Stannyl Ceramides Promoted by Modified Montmorillonite­ in Supercritical Carbon Dioxide”, SYNTHESIS2018, 50, 593-598 (DOI: 10.1055/s-0036-1591515).

137. S. C. Cosgrove, S. Hussain, N. J. Turner, S. P. Marsden, “Synergistic chemo/biocatalytic synthesis f alkaloidal tetrahydroquinolines” ACS CATAL., 2018, 8 (6), 5570-5573 (DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.8b01220)

136. N. J. Webb, S. A. Raw, S. P. Marsden, “Isoquinoline synthesis by C-H activation/annulation using vinyl acetate as an acetylene equivalent” TETRAHEDRON, 2018, 74 (38), 5200-5205 (DOI: 10.1016/j.tet.2018.05.063)

135. S. C. Cosgrove, G. E. Douglas, S. A. Raw, S. P. Marsden, “Continuous flow for the photochemical C-H amination of arenes” CHEMPHOTOCHEM., 2018, 2 (10), 851-854 (DOI: 10.1002/cptc.201800105)

134. J. Friedl, M. A. Lebedeva, K. Porfyrakis, U. Stimming, T. W. Chamberlain, (2018) "All-Fullerene-Based Cells for Nonaqueous Redox Flow Batteries." J. AM. CHEM. SOC. 2018, 140 (1), pp. 401-405 (DOI: 10.1021/jacs.7b11041)

133. M. Aygün, T. W. Chamberlain, M. d. C. Gimenez-Lopez, A. N. Khlobystov “Magnetically Recyclable carbon nanoreactors” ADV. FUNC. MATER., 2018, 28, 1802869 (DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201802869)

132. K. Cao, T. Zoberbier, J. Biskupek, A. Botos, R. L. McSweeney, A. Kurtoglu, C. T. Stoppiello, A. V. Markevich, E. Besley, T. W. Chamberlain, U. Kaiser, A. N. Khlobystov, “Comparison of atomic scale dynamics for the middle and late transition metal nanocatalysts” NATURE COMMUN., 2018, 9, 3382 (DOI: 10.1038/s41467-018-05831-z)

131. K. Cao, T. W. Chamberlain, J. Biskupek, T. Zoberbier, U. Kaiser, A. N. Khlobystov, “Direct correlation of carbon nanotube nucleation and growth with the atomic structure of rhenium nanocatalysts stimulated and imaged by the electron beam” NANO LETT, 2018, 18 (10), 6334-6339 (DOI: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.8b02657)

130. L. Jones, L. Lin, T. W. Chamberlain, "Oxygen, sulfur and selenium terminated single-walled heterocyclic carbon nanobelts (SWHNBs) as potential £D organic semiconductors." NANOSCALE, 2018, 10 (16), 7639-7648 (DOI: 10.1039/C8NR01216D)

129. K. E. Jolley, M. R. Chapman, A. J. Blacker, “A general and atom-efficient continuous-flow approach to prepare amines, amides and imines via reactive N-chloramines” BEILSTEIN J. ORG. CHEM., 2018, 14, 2220-2228 (DOI: 10.3762/bjoc.14.196 )

128. R. L. Nicholls, J. A. McManus, C. M. Rayner, J. A. Morales-Serna, A. J. P. White, B. N. Nguyen, “Guanidine-catalysed reductive amination of carbon dioxide with silanes: switching between pathways and suppressing catalyst deactivation” ACS CATAL., 2018, 8, 3678-3687 (DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.7b04108)

127. R. M. Fogarty, R. P. Matthews, C. R. Ashworth, A. Brandt-Talbot, R. G. Palgrave, R. A. Bourne, T. V. Hoogerstraete, P. A. Hunt. K. R. J. Lovelock, “Experimental validation of calculated atomic charges in ionic liquids” J. CHEM. PHYS., 2018, 148, 193817 (DOI: 10.1063/1.5011662)

126. S. Doherty, J. G. Knight, T. Backhouse, A. Bradford, F. Saunders, R. A. Bourne, T. W. Chamberlain, R. Stones, A. Clayton, K. Lovelock, “Highly efficient aqueous phase reduction of nitroarenes catalysed by phosphine-decorated polymer immobilised ionic liquid stabilized PdNPs” CATAL. SCI. TECHNOL., 2018, 8, 1454-1467 (DOI: 10.1039/C7CY02557B)

125. M. I. Jeraal, N. Holmes, G. R. Akien, R. A. Bourne, “Enhanced process development using automated continuous reactors by self-optimisation algorithms and statistical empirical modelling” TETRAHEDRON, 2018, 74 (25), 3158-3164 (DOI: 10.1016/j.tet.2018.02.061)

124. L. N. Elliott, R. A. Bourne, A. Hassanpour, J. L. Edwards, S. Sutcliffe, T. N. Hunter, “Salt enhanced solvent relaxation and particle surface area determination via rapid spin-lattice NMR”, POWDER TECH., 2018, 333, 458-467 (DOI: 10.1016/j.powtec.2018.04.050)

123. A. M. Schweidtmann, A. D. Clayton, N. Holmes, E. Bradford, R. A. Bourne, A. A. Lapkin, “Machine learning meets continuous flow chemistry: Automated optimization towards Pareto front of multiple objectives” CHEM. ENG. J., 2018, 352, 277-282 (DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2018.07.031)

122. S. Doherty, J. G. Knight, T. Backhouse, E. Abood, H. Al-Shaikh, A. R. Clemmet, J. R. Ellison, R. A. Bourne, T. W. Chamberlain, R. Stones, N. J. Warren, I. J. S. Fairlamb, K. R. J. Lovelock, “Heteroaton Donor-decorated polymer-immoblised ionic liquid stabilised palladium nanoparticles: effificent catalysts for room-temperature Suzuki-Miyaura cross-coupling in aqueous media” ADV. SYNTH. CATAL., 2018, 360, 3716-3731 (DOI: 10.1002/adsc.201800561)

121. R. M. Fogarty, R. Rove, R. P. Matthews, M. T. Clough, C. R. Ashworth, A. Brandt, P. J. Corbett, R. G. Palgrave, E. F. Smith, R. A. Bourne, T. W. Chamberlain, P. B. J. Thompson, P. A. Hunt, K. R. J. Lovelock, “ Atomic charges of sulfur in ionic liquids: experiments and calculations” FARADAY DISCUSS., 2018, 206, 183-201, (DOI: 10.1039/C7FD00155J)

120. A. J. Blacker, G. Moran-Malagon, L. Powell, W. Reynolds, R. Stones, M. R. Chapman, “Development of an SnAr reaction: a practical and scalable strategy to sequester and remove HF” ORG. PROC. RES. DEV., 2018, 22 (9), 1086-1091(DOI: 10.1021/acs.oprd.8b00090)

119. M. R. Chapman, S. C. Cosgrove, N. J. Turner, N. Kapur, A. J. Blacker, “Highly productive oxidative biocatalysis in continuous flow by enhancing the aqueous equilibrium solubility of oxygen” ANGEW. CHEM. INT. ED., 2018, 57 (33), 10535-10539 (DOI: 10.1002/anie.201803675)


118. M. De Marco, R. Menzel, S. M. Bawakad, M. Mokhtar, A. Y. Obaid, S. N. Basahel, M. S. P. Shaffer "Hybrid effects in graphene oxide/carbon nanotube-supported Layered Double Hydroxides: Enhancing the CO2 sorption properties." CARBON, 2017, 123, 616-627 (DOI: 10.1016/j.carbon.2017.07.094)

117. P. Huang, A. Kazlauciunas, R. Menzel, L. Lin "Determining the mechanism and efficiency of industrial dye adsorption through facile structural control of organo-montmorillonite adsorbents." 2017, 9, 31, 26383-26391 (DOI: 10.1021/acsami.7b08406)

116. N. S. Ahmed, R. Menzel, Y. Wang, A. Garcia-Gallastegui, S. M. Bawaked, A. Y. Obaid, S. N. Basahel, M. Mokhtar "Graphene-oxide-supported CuAl and CoAl layered double hydroxides as enhanced catalysts for carbon-carbon coupling via Ullmann reaction." 2017, 246, 130-137 (DOI: 10.1016/j.jssc.2016.11.024)

115. M. Aygun, C.T. Stoppiello, M. A. Lebedeva, E. F. Smith, M. del Carmen Gimenez-Lopez, A. N. Khlobystov, T. W. Chamberlain, (2017) "Comparison of alkene hydrogenation in carbon nanoreactors of different diameters: probing the effects of nanoscale confinement on ruthenium nanoparticle catalysis." J. Mater. Chem. A, 2017, 5 (40), pp. 21467-21477 (DOI: 10.1039/C7TA03691D)

114. Fogarty RM; Matthews RP; Clough MT; Ashworth CR; Brandt-Talbot A; Corbett PJ; Palgrave RG; Bourne RA; Chamberlain TW; Vander Hoogerstraete T (2017) NEXAFS spectroscopy of ionic liquids: experiments versus calculations. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics19 (46), pp. 31156-31167 (DOI: 10.1039/C7CP07143D)

113. G. J. Sherborne, S. Adomeit, R. Menzel, J. Rabeah, A. Brückner, M. R. Fielding, C. E. Willans, B. N. Nguyen,"Origins of High Catalyst Loading in Copper(I)-Catalysed Ullmann-Goldberg C-N Coupling Reactions", CHEM. SCI. 2017, 8, 7203-7210 (DOI: 10.1039/C7SC02859H).

112. J. B. Brazier, M. A. Newton, E. M. Barrerio, S. Parry, L. A. Adrio, C. J. Mulligan, K. Hellgardt, K. K. Hii, P. B. J. Thompson, R. Nicholls, B. N. Nguyen, “Effects of Cl on the reduction of supported PdO in ethanol/water solvent mixtures” CATAL. STRUCT. REACT., 2017, 54-62 (DOI:10.1080/2055074X.2016.1267296)

111. C. T. Stoppiello, J. Biskupek, Z. Y. Li, G. A. Rance, A. Botos, R. M. Fogarty, R. A. Bourne, J. Yuan, K. R. J. Lovelock, P. Thompson, M. W. Fay, U. Kaiser, T. W. Chamberlain and A. N. Khlobystov, “A one-pot-reactant synthesis of platinum compounds on the nanoscale” NANOSCALE, 2017, 9, 14385-14394 (DOI: 10.1039/C7NR05976K)

110.  S. Doherty, J. G. Knight, T. Backhouse, E. Abood, H. Alshaikh, I. J. S. Fairlamb, R. A. Bourne, T. W. Chamberlain, R. Stones, "Highly efficient aqueous phase chemoselective hydrogenation of α,β-unsaturated aldehydes catalysed by phosphine-decorated polymer immobilized IL-stabilized PdNPs." GREEN CHEM., 2017, 19, 1635-1641 (DOI: 10.1039/C6GC03528K)

109. K. E. Jolley, W. Nye, C. González Niño. N. Kapur, A. Rabion, K. Rossen and A. J. Blacker, “Highly productive continuous flow synthesis of di- and tripeptides in water” ORG. PROC. RES. DEV., 2017, 21(10), 1557-1565 (DOI: 10.1021/acs.oprd.7b00214)

108. M. R. Chapman, M. H. Kwan, G. King, K. E. Jolley, M. Hussain, S. Hussain, I. E. Salama, C. Gonzalez Nino, L. A. Thompson, M. E. Bayana, A. Clayton, B. N. Nguyen, N. J. Turner, N. Kapur and A. J. Blacker, "A simple and versatile laboratory scale CSTR for multiphasic continuous-flow chemistry and long residence times" ORG. PROC. RES. DEV., 2017, 21, 1294-1301 (DOI: 10.1021/acs.oprd.7b00173)

107. S. T. Skowron, T. W. Chamberlain, J. Biskupek, U. Kaiser, E. Besley and A. N. Khlobystov, “Chemical reactions of molecules promoted and simultaneously imaged by the electron beam in transmission electron microscopy” ACC. CHEM. RES., 2017, 50, 1797-1807 (DOI: 10.1021/acs.accounts.7b00078)

106. T. T. H. Nguyen, I. Rosbottom, I. Marziano, R. B. Hammond and K. J. Roberts “Crystal Morphology and Interfacial stability of RS-Ibruprofen in relation to its molecular and synthonic structure” CRYST. GROWTH DES. 2017, 17, 3088-3099 (DOI: 10.1021/acs.cgd.6b01878)

105. A. S. Sinitsa, T. W. Chamberlain, T. Zoberbier, I. V. Lebedeva, A. M. Popov, A. A. Knizhnik, R. L. McSweeney, J. Biskupek, U. Kaiser and A. N. Khlobystov, “Formation of Nickel Clusters Wrapped in Carbon Cages: Toward New Endohedral Metallofullerene Synthesis” NANO LETT., 17, 1082-1089 (DOI: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.6b04607)

104. T. W. Chamberlain, J. Biskupek, S. T. Skowron, A. V. Markevich, S. Kurasch, O. Reimer, K. E. Walker, G. A. Rance, X. Feng, K. Müllen, A. Turchanin, M. A. Lebedeva, A. G. Majouga, V. G. Nenajdenko, U. Kaiser, E. Besley and A. N. Khlobystov, “Stop-Frame Filming and Discovery of Reactions at the Single-Molecule Level by Transmission Electron Microscopy.” ACS NANO, 2017, 11, 2509-2520 (DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.6b08228)

103. S. Doherty, J. G. Knight, T. Backhouse, E. Abood, H. Alshaikh, I. J. S. Fairlamb, R. Bourne, T. W. Chamberlain and R. Stones, “Highly efficient aqueous phase chemoselective hydrogenation of α,β-unsaturated aldehydes, ketones, esters and nitriles catalysed by palladium nanoparticles stabilised with phosphine-decorated polymer immobilised ionic liquids.” GREEN CHEM., 2017, 19, 1635-1641  (DOI: 10.1039/C6GC03528K)

102. K. G. Hugentobler, M. Rasparini, L. A. Thompson, K. E. Jolley, A. J. Blacker and N. J. Turner “Comparison of a batch and flow approach for the lipase catalysed resolution of a cyclopropanecarboxylate ester; a key building block for the synthesis of ticagrelor.” ORG. PROCESS RES. DEV., 2017, 21, 195-199 (DOI:10.1021/acs.oprd.6b00346)

101. I. K. Stamatiou and F. L. Muller, “Determination of mass transfer resistances of fast reactions in three-phase mechanically agitated slurry reactors.” AIChE J., 2017, 63, 273-282 (DOI:10.1002/aic.15540)

100. C. A. Hone, N. Holmes, G. R. Akien, R. A. Bourne and F. L. Muller, “Rapid multistep kinetic model generation from transient flow data.” REACT. CHEM. ENG., 2017, 2, 103-108 (DOI: 10.1039/C6RE00109B)


99.  M. A. Lebedeva, T. W. Chamberlain, A. Thomas, B. E. Thomas, C. T. Stoppiello, E. Volkova, M. Suyetin and A. N. Khlobystov, “Chemical reactions at the graphitic step-edge: Changes in product distribution of catalytic reactions as a tool to explore the environment within carbon nanoreactors.” NANOSCALE, 2016, 8, 11727-11737 (DOI:10.1039/c6nr03360a)

98.  M. A. Lebedeva, T. W. Chamberlain, P. A. Scattergood, M. Delor, I. V. Sazanovich, E. S. Davies, M. Suyetin, E. Besley, M. Schröder, J. A. Weinstein and A. N. Khlobystov, “Stabilising the lowest energy charge-separated state in a {metal chromophore-fullerene} assembly: A tuneable panchromatic absorbing donor-acceptor triad.” CHEM. SCI., 2016, 7, 5908-5921(DOI:10.1039/c5sc04271b)

97. Y. Zhao, G. King, M. H. T. Kwan and A. J. Blacker, "A mild and selective method for the catalytic hydrodeoxygenation of cyanurate activated phenols in multiphasic continuous flow." ORG. PROC. RES. DEV., 2016, 20, 2012-2018 (DOI: 10.1021/acs.oprd.6b00314)

96.   T. D. Turner, D. M. C. Corzo, D. Toroz, A. Curtis, M. M. Dos Santos, R. B. Hammond, X. Lai and K. J, Roberts “The influence of solution environment on the nucleation kinetics and crystallisability of para-aminobenzoic acid.” PHYS. CHEM. CHEM. PHYS., 2016, 18, 27507-27520 (DOI: 10.1039/C6CP04320H)

95. A. Botos, J. Biskupek, T. W. Chamberlain, G. A. Rance, C. T. Stoppiello, J. Sloan, Z. Liu, K. Suenaga, U. Kaiser and A. N. Khlobystov, "Carbon nanotubes as electrically active nanoreactors for multi-step inorganic synthesis: sequential transformations of molecules to nanoclusters and nanoclusters to anaoribbons." J. AM. CHEM. SOC., 2016, 138, 8175-8183 (DOI: 10.1021/jacs.6b03633)

94. Tarn C. Johnston and Stephen P. Marsden, “Precious-metal-free heteroarylation of azlactones:direct synthesis of α-substituted amino acid derivatives.” ORG. LETT., 2016, 18, 5364-5367 (DOI: 10.1021/;ett.6b02731)

93. Asterios Gavriilidis, Achilleas Constantinou, Klaus Hellgardt, King Kuok (Mimi) Hii, Graham J. Hutchings, Gemma L. Brett, Simon Kuhn and Stephen P. Marsden, “Aerobic oxidations in flow: opportunities for the fine chemicals and pharmaceuticals industries.” REACT. CHEM. ENG., 2016, 1, 595-612 (DOI: 10.1039/C6RE00155F)

92. Jacob R. Hauser, Hester A Beard, Mary E. Bayana, Katherine E. Jolley, Stuart L. Warriner and Robin S. Bon, "Economical and scalable synthesis of 6-amino-2-cyanobenzothiazole." BEILSTEIN J. ORG. CHEM., 2016, 12, 2019-2025 (DOI: 10.3762/bjoc.12.189)

91. Simon Doherty, Julian G. Knight, Michael Carroll, Ashley Clemmet, Jack Ellison, Tom Backhouse, Nicholas Holmes, Lisa A. Thompson and Richard Bourne, “Efficient and selective oxidation of sulphides in batch and continuous flow using styrene-based polymer immobilised ionic liquid phase supported peroxotungstates.” RSC ADV., 2016, 6, 73118-73131 (DOI: 10.1039/C6RA11157B)

90. M. A. Lebedeva, T. W. Chamberlain, A. Thomas, B. E. Thomas, C. T Stoppiello, E. Volkova, M. Suyetin and A. N. Khlobystov, “ Chemical reactions at the graphitic step-edge: changes in product distribution of catalytic reactions as a tool to explore the environment within carbon nanoreactors.” Nanoscale, 2016, 8, 11727-11737 (DOI:10.1039/C6NR03360A)

89. C. Sambiagio, R. H. Munday, A. J. Blacker, S. P. Marsden and P. C. McGowan, “Green alternative solvents for the copper-catalysed arylation of phenols and amides.” RSC ADV., 2016, 6, 70025-70032 (DOI: 10.1039/C6RA02265K)

88. Michael R. Chapman, Maria H. T. Kwan, Georgina E. King, Benjamin A. Kyffin, A. John Blacker, Charlotte E. Willans and Bao N. Nguyen, “Rapid, metal-free and aqueous synthesis of imidazo[1,2-a]pyridine under ambient conditions.” GREEN CHEM., 2016, 18, 4623-4627 (DOI: 10.1039/C6GC01601D)

87. Matthew J. Stirling, Joseph M. Mwansa, Gemma Sweeney, A. John Blacker and Michael I. Page, “The kinetics and mechanism of the organo-iridium catalysed racemisation of amines, ORG. BIOMOL. CHEM., 2016, 14, 7092-7098 (DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00884D)

86. Nicholas Holmes, Geoffrey R. Akien, A. John Blacker, Robert L. Woodward, Rebecca E. Meadows and Richard A. Bourne, “Self-optimisation of the final stage in the synthesis of EGFR kinase inhibitor AZD9291 using an automated flow reactor.” REACT. CHEM. ENG., 2016, 1, 366-371 (DOI: 10.1039/C6RE00059B)

85.  Robert L. McSweeney, Thomas W. Chamberlain, Matteo Baldoni, Maria A. Lebedeva, E. Stephen Davies, Elena Besley and Andrei N. Khlobystov, “Direct measurement of electron transfer in nanoscale host-guest systems: metallocenes in carbon nanotubes.” CHEM. EUR. J. 2016, 22, 13540-13549 (DOI: 10.1002/chem.201602116)

84. Thilo Zoberbier, Thomas W. Chamberlain, Johannes Biskupek, Mikhail Suyetin, Alexander G. Majouga, Elena Besley, Ute Kaiser and Andrei N. Khlobystov, “Investigation of the interactions and bonding between carbon and group VIII metals at the atomic scale.” SMALL, 2016, 12, 1649-1657 (DOI: 10.1002/smll.201502210)

83. Michael R. Chapman, Susan E. Henkelis, Nikil Kapur, Bao N. Nguyen, and Charlotte E. Willans, "A Straightforward Electrochemical Approach to Imine- and Amine-bisphenolate Metal Complexes with Facile Control Over Metal Oxidation State." CHEMISTRYOPEN, 2016, 5, 331-356 (DOI: 10.1002/open.201600019)

82. Stephanie J. Lucas, Rianne M. Lord, Aida M. Basri, Simon A. Allison, Roger M. Phillips, John Blacker and Patrick C. McGowan, “Increasing anti-cancer activity with longer tether lengths of group 9 Cp* complexes,” DALTON TRANS., 2016, 45, 6812-6815 (DOI: 10.1039/C6DT00186F)

81. Matthew J. Stirling,  Gemma Sweeney,  Kerry MacRory,  A. John Blacker and   Michael I. Page, “The kinetics and mechanism of the organo-iridium-catalysed enantioselective reduction of imines,” ORG. BIOMOL. CHEM., 2016, 14, 3614-3622. (DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00245E)

80. Tarn C. Johnson and Stephen P. Marsden, "A convergent, umpoled synthesis of 2-(1-amidoalkyl)pyridines," BEILSTEIN J. ORG. CHEM., 2016, 12, 1-4 (DOI: 10.3762/bjoc.12.1)

79. Nicholas Holmes, Geoffrey R. Akien, Robert J. D. Savage, Christian Stanetty, Ian R. Baxendale, A. John Blacker, B. A. Taylor, Robert L. Woodward, Rebecca E. Meadows and Richard A. Bourne, “Online quantitative mass spectroscopy for the rapid adaptive optimisation of automated flow reactors,” REACT. CHEM. ENG., 2016, 1, 96-100 (DOI: 10.1049/C5RE00083A)

78. Patricia Marcé, James Lynch, A. John Blacker and Jonathan M. J. Williams, “A mild hydration of nitriles catalysed by copper(II) acetate,” CHEM. COMMUN., 2016, 52, 1436-1438 (DOI: 10.1039/C5CC08714G)

77. Patricia Marcé, James Lynch, A. John Blacker and Jonathan M. J. Williams, “Conversion of nitroalkanes into carboxylic acids via iodide catalysis in water,” CHEM. COMMUN., 2016, 52, 1013-1016 (DOI:10.1039/C5CC08681G)

76. Philip C. Bulman Page, Mohamed M. Farah, Benjamin R. Buckley, Yohan Chan, A. John Blacker, “Preparation of C2-symmetric biaryl bisiminium salts and their use as organocatalysts for asymmetric epoxidation,” SYNLETT., 2016, 27126-130 (DOI10.1055/s-0035-1560540)

75. Emma L. Watson, Antony Ball, Steven A. Raw, Stephen P. Marsden, “Synthetic studies on Psychotrimine: Palladium-catalysed arylation of 2-(N-indolyl) amides,” SYNLETT., 2016, 27, 146-150 (DOI: 10.1055/s-0035-1560519)


74. A. John Blacker* and Katherine E. Jolley, "Continuous formations of N-chloro-N,N-dialkylamine solutions in well-mixed meso-scale flow reactors," BEILSTEIN J. ORG. CHEM., 2015, 11, 2408-2417 (DOI: 10.3762/bjoc.11.262)

73. Paul B. J. Thompson*, Bao N. Nguyen, Rachel Nicholls, Richard A. Bourne, John B. Brazier, Kevin R. J. Lovelock, Simon D. Brown, Didier Wermeille, Oier Bikondoa, Christopher A. Lucas, Thomas P. A. Hase and Mark A. Newton*, “X-ray spectroscopy for chemistry in the 2-4 keV energy regime at the XMaS beamline: ionic liquids, Rh and Pd catalysts in gas and liquid environments, and Cl contamination in γ-Al2O3,” J. SYNCHROTRON RAD., 2015,  22, 1426-1439 (DOI: 10.1107/S1600577515016148)

72. Michael R. Chapman,  Yarseen M. Shafi, Nikil Kapur,* Bao N. Nguyen* and Charlotte E. Willans*, “Electrochemical flow-reactor for expedient synthesis of copper–N-heterocyclic carbene complexes,” CHEM. COMMUN., 2015, 51, 1282-1284 (DOI: 10.1039/C4CC08874C)

71. John Leonard, A. John Blacker, Stephen P. Marsden, Martin F. Jones, Keith R. Mulholland, and Rebecca Newton, “A Survey of the Borrowing Hydrogen Approach to the Synthesis of some Pharmaceutically Relevant Intermediates,” ORG. PROCESS RES. DEV., 2015, 19 (10), 1400–1410 (DOI: 10.1021/acs.oprd.5b00199)

70. Grant J. Sherborne, Bao N. Nguyen*, "Recent XAS Studies into Homogeneous Metal Catalyst in Fine Chemical and Pharmaceutical Syntheses," CHEM. CENT. J., 2015, 9, 37 (DOI: 10.1186/s13065-015-0103-6).

69. Michael R. Chapman,  Benjamin R. M. Lake, Christopher M. Pask,  Bao N. Nguyen and  Charlotte E. Willans* “Solid-state structure, solution-state behaviour and catalytic activity of electronically divergent C,N-chelating palladium–N-heterocyclic carbene complexes,” DALTON TRANS., 2015, 44, 15938-15948 (DOI: 10.1039/C5DT02194D)

68. Grant J. Sherborne, Michael R. Chapman, A. John Blacker, Richard A. Bourne, Thomas W. Chamberlain, Benjamin D. Crossley, Stephanie J. Lucas, Patrick C. McGowan, Mark A. Newton, Thomas E. O Screen, Paul Thompson, Charlotte E. Willans, and Bao N. Nguyen*, “Activation and Deactivation of a Robust Immobilized Cp*Ir-Transfer Hydrogenation Catalyst: A Multielement in Situ X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy Study,”J. AM. CHEM. SOC., 2015, 137 (12), pp 4151–4157 (DOI: 10.1021/ja512868a)

67. Christopher A. Hone, Richard A. Bourne, Frans L. Muller*, “Continuous-flow reactors for the rapid evolution and validation of kinetic motifs,” CHIM. OGGI, 2015, 33 (4), 14-20 (link)

66. Vasuki Ramachandran, Darragh Murnane, Robert B. Hammond, Jonathan Pickering, Kevin J. Roberts, Majeed Soufian, Ben Forbes, Sara Jaffari, Gary P. Martin, Elizabeth Collins, and Klimentina Pencheva, “Formulation Pre-screening of Inhalation Powders Using Computational Atom–Atom Systematic Search Method,” MOL. PHARMACEUTICS, 2015, 12 (1), pp 18–33 (DOI: 10.1021/mp500335w)

65. Diana M. Camacho, Kevin J. Roberts*, Ken Lewtas, Iain More, “The crystal morphology and growth rates of triclinic N-docosane crystallising from N-dodecane solutions,” J. CRYST. GROWTH, 2015, 416, 47-56 (DOI:10.1016/j.jcrysgro.2015.01.006)

64. D. Toroz,*   I. Rosbottom,   T. D. Turner,   D. M. C. Corzo,  R. B. Hammond,  X. Lai and   K. J. Roberts, “Towards an understanding of the nucleation of alpha-para amino benzoic acid from ethanolic solutions: a multi-scale approach,” FARADAY DISCUSS., 2015, 179, 79-114 (DOI: 10.1039/C4FD00275J)

63. I. Rosbottom, K. J. Roberts* and R. Docherty, “The solid state, surface and morphological properties of p-aminobenzoic acid in terms of the strength and directionality of its intermolecular synthons,” CRYSTENGCOMM, 2015, 17, 5768–5788 (DOI: 10.1039/C5CE00302D)

62. Bao N. Nguyen, Luis A. Adrio, Tim Albrecht, Andrew J. P. White, Mark A. Newton, Maarten Nachtegaal, Santiago J. A. Figueroa, King K. (Mimi) Hii, "Electronic structures of cyclometalated palladium complexes in the higher oxidation states", DALTON TRANS., 2015, 15938-15948 (DOI: 10.1039/C5DT02104A).

61. S. R. Chauruka, A. Hassanpour, R. Brydson, K. J. Roberts, M. Ghadiri, H. Stitt, “Effect of mill type on the size reduction and phase transformation of gamma alumina,” CHEM. ENG. SCI., 2015, 134, 774-783 (DOI:10.1016/j.ces.2015.06.004).


60. Rachel L. Nicholls, C. M. Pask, B. Nguyen, "Crystal structure of poly [m-acetato-bis­[-2-oxo-2-(quinolin-8-yl)ethano­ato]tris­odium]," ACTA CRYST., 2014, E70, m385-m386 (DOI: 10.1107/S1600536814023423).

59. Sambiagio, C., Munday, R. H., Marsden, S. P., Blacker, A. J. and McGowan, P. C., “Picolinamides as Effective Ligands for Copper-Catalysed Aryl Ether Formation: Structure–Activity Relationships, Substrate Scope and Mechanistic Investigations,” CHEM. EUR. J., 2014, 20, 17606–17615. (DOI:10.1002/chem.201404275)

58. Rachel L. Nicholls, Simon Kaufhold, Bao N. Nguyen*, “Observation of guanidine-carbon dioxide complexation in solution and its role in the reaction of carbon dioxide and propargylamines,” CATAL. SCI. TECHNOL., 2014, 4, 3458-3462 (DOI: 10.1039/C4CY00480A)

57. Andrea Rodríguez-Bárzano, Joel D. A. Fonseca, A. John Blacker and Patrick C. McGowan*, “Ruthenium Halide Complexes as N-Alkylation Catalysts,” EUR. J. INORG. CHEM., 2014, 1974–1983 (DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201400117)

56. Carlo Sambiagio,*  Stephen P. Marsden,  A. John Blacker and  Patrick C. McGowan*, “Copper catalysed Ullmann type chemistry: from mechanistic aspects to modern development,” CHEM. SOC. REV., 2014, 43, 3525-3550 (DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60289C)

55. Thomas W. Chamberlain,*  James H. Earley, Daniel P. Anderson,  Andrei N. Khlobystov and  Richard A. Bourne* “Catalytic nanoreactors in continuous flow: hydrogenation inside single-walled carbon nanotubes using supercritical CO2,” CHEM. COMMUN., 2014, 50, 5200-5202 (DOI: 10.1039/C3CC49247H)

54. Nicola J. Webb, Stephen P. Marsden,* and Steven A. Raw, “Rhodium(III)-Catalyzed C−H Activation/Annulation with Vinyl Esters as an Acetylene Equivalent,” ORG. LETT., 2014, 16, 4718−4721 (DOI: 10.1021/ol502095z)

53. Ainara Nova, David J. Taylor, A. John Blacker, Simon B. Duckett, Robin N. Perutz, and Odile Eisenstein, “Computational Studies Explain the Importance of Two Different Substituents on the Chelating Bis(amido) Ligand for Transfer Hydrogenation by Bifunctional Cp*Rh(III) Catalysts,” ORGANOMETALLICS, 2014, 33 (13), 3433–3442 (DOI: 10.1021/om500356e)

52. Zhi-Peng Lan, Xiaojun Lai, Kevin Roberts, and Helmut Klapper, “X-ray Topographic and Polarized Optical Microscopy Studies of Inversion Twinning in Sodium Chlorate Single Crystals Grown in the Presence of Sodium Dithionate Impurities,” CRYSTAL GROWTH & DESIGN, 2014, 14 (11), 6084–6092 (DOI: 10.1021/cg5012428)

51. T. T. H. Nguyen, R. B. Hammond,  K. J. Roberts,*  I. Marziano and G. Nichols, “Precision measurement of the growth rate and mechanism of ibuprofen {001} and {011} as a function of crystallization environment,” CRYSTENGCOMM, 2014, 16, 4568-4586, (DOI: 10.1039/C4CE00097H)

50. D. M. Camacho Corzo, A. Borissova, R. B. Hammond, D. Kashchiev, K. J. Roberts, K. Lewtas, and I. More, Nucleation mechanism and kinetics from the analysis of polythermal crystallisation data: Methyl stearate from kerosene solutions.” CRYSTENGCOMM, 2014, 16 (6). 974 - 991. (DOI: 10.1039/C3CE41098F)

49. J. B. Brazier, Bao N. Nguyen, Luis A. Adrio, E. M. Barreiro, W. P. Leong, M. A. Newton, Santiago J. Figueroa, Klaus Hellgardt, King Kuok Mimi Hii,"Catalysis in Flow: Operando Study of Pd Catalyst Speciation and Leaching", CAT. TODAY, 2014, 229, 95-102 (DOI: 10.1016/j.cattod.2013.10.079).

48. A. Kwokal and K. J. Roberts, “Direction of the polymorphic form of entacapone using an electrochemical tuneable surface template,” CRYSTENGCOMM, 2014, 16, 3487-3493 (DOI: 10.1039/C3CE42473A)

47. D. Toroz, R. B. Hammond, K. J. Roberts, S. Harris, T. Ridley, “Molecular Dynamics simulations of organic crystal dissolution: The lifetime and stability of the polymorphic forms of para-amino benzoic acid in aqueous environment.” J. CRYSTAL GROWTH, 2014, 401, 38-43 (DOI: 10.1016/j.jcrysgro.2014.01.064)


46. Mohamed M. Farah; Philip C. Bulman Page, Benjamin R. Buckley, A. John Blacker and Mark R.J. Elsegood, “Novel biphenyl organocatalysts for iminium ion-catalyzed asymmetric epoxidation,” TETRAHEDRON, 2013, 69, 758-769 (DOI:10.1016/j.tet.2012.10.076)

45. Stephanie J. Lucas,  Benjamin D. Crossley,  Alan J. Pettman,  Antony D. Vassileiou,  Thomas E. O. Screen, A. John Blacker and   Patrick C. McGowan*,  “A robust method to heterogenise and recycle group 9 catalysts,” CHEM. COMMUN., 2013, 49, 5562-5564 (DOI: 10.1039/C3CC42550A)

44. Andrea Rodríguez-Bárzano, A. John Blacker and Patrick C. McGowan*, ”Synthesis and characterisation of tetramethylfulvene complexes of ruthenium,” DALTON TRANS., 2013, 42, 16669 (DOI: 10.1039/c3dt52747f)

43. Ana Kwokal, Dražen Čavužić, and Kevin J. Roberts*, “Surface Adsorbed Templates for Directing the Crystal Growth of Entacapone as Monitored Using Process Analytical Techniques,” CRYSTAL GROWTH & DESIGN, 2013, 13 (12), pp 5324–5334 (DOI: 10.1021/cg401188c)

42. John Blacker, “Right First Time in Fine-Chemical Process Scale-Up: Avoiding ScaleUp Problems: The Key to Rapid Success,” ORG. PROCESS RES. DEV., 2013, 17, 1214−1215 (DOI: 10.1021/op400176g)

41. Syarifah Abd Rahim, Robert B. Hammond, Ahmad Y. Sheikh and Kevin J. Roberts,* "A comparative assessment of the influence of different crystallization screening methodologies on the solid forms of carbamazepine co-crystals," CRYSTENGCOMM., 2013, 15, 3862-3873 (DOI: 10.1039/C3CE26878K)

40. Ravendra Singh, Andy Godfrey, Björn Gregertsen, Frans Muller, Krist V. Gernaey, Rafiqul Gani, John M. Woodley, “Systematic substrate adoption methodology (SAM) for future flexible, generic pharmaceutical production processes,” COMPUT. CHEM. ENG., 2013, 58, 344-368 (doi:10.1016/j.compchemeng.2013.07.010)

39. F. L. Muller “How green is your engineering proposal? Life cycle impact assessment in High Value Chemical Manufacturing,” CHIM. OGGI, 2013, 31, 34-38 (link)


38. Nornizar Anuar, Wan Ramli Wan Daud, Kevin J. Roberts, Siti KartomKamarudin, and Siti Masrinda Tasirin, “Morphology and Associated Surface Chemistry of l-Isoleucine Crystals Modeled under the Influence of l-Leucine Additive Molecules,” CRYSTAL GROWTH & DESIGN, 2012, 12 (5), 2195–2203 (DOI: 10.1021/cg200266e)

37. Robert B. Hammond, Klimentina Pencheva and  Kevin J. Roberts*, “Structural variability within, and polymorphic stability of, nano-crystalline molecular clusters of L-glutamic acid and D-mannitol, modelled with respect to their size, shape and ‘crystallisability’,” CRYSTENGCOMM, 2012, 14, 1069-1082 (DOI: 10.1039/C1CE06174G)

36. John P. Cooksey*, Philip J. Kocieński*, Arndt W. Schmidt, Thomas N. Snaddon, Colin A. Kilner, “A Synthesis of the Pseudopterosin A–F Aglycone,” SYNTHESIS, 2012, 44(17), 2779-2785 (DOI: 10.1055/s-0032-1316643)

35. Krzysztof Jarowicki, Philip Kocieński*, Zofia Komsta, Anna Wojtasiewicz, “Copper(I)-Mediated 1,2-Metallate Rearrangements of 1-Metallated Glycals,” SYNTHESIS, 2012, 6, 946-952  (DOI: 10.1055/s-0031-1289721)


34. Shahid Khan, Cai Y. Ma, Tariq Mahmud,* Radoslav Y. Penchev, Kevin J. Roberts, Julian Morris, Leyla Ozkan, Graeme White, Bruce Grieve and Alan Hall, Paul Buser, Neil Gibson, Patrik Keller, Paul Shuttleworth, Christopher J. Price, “In-Process Monitoring and Control of Supersaturation in Seeded Batch Cooling Crystallisation of L-Glutamic Acid: From Laboratory to Industrial Pilot Plant,” ORG. PROCESS RES. DEV., 2011, 15, 540–555 (DOI: 10.1021/op100223a)

33. David R Merrifield, Vasuki Ramachandran, Kevin J Roberts, Wesley Armour, Danny Axford, Mark Basham, Thomas Connolley, Gwyndaf Evans, Katherine E McAuley, Robin L Owen and James Sandy, “A novel technique combining high-resolution synchrotron x-ray microtomography and x-ray diffraction for characterization of micro particulates,” MEAS. SCI. TECHNOL., 2011, 22, 115703-115715 (DOI:10.1088/0957-0233/22/11/115703)

32. Haque, J. N., Mahmud, T., Roberts, K. J., Liang, J. K., White, G., Wilkinson, D. and Rhodes, D., “Free-surface turbulent flow induced by a Rushton turbine in an unbaffled dish-bottom stirred tank reactor: LDV measurements and CFD simulations,” CAN. J. CHEM. ENG., 2011, 89, 745–753. (DOI: 10.1002/cjce.20599)

31. Yingfa Li, John P. Cooksey, Zhanghua Gao, Philip J. Kocieński*, Stephen M. McAteer, Thomas N. Snaddon, “A Formal Synthesis of Ionomycin Featuring a Permanganate-Mediated Oxidative Cyclisation,” SYNTHESIS, 2011, 1, 104-108 (DOI: 10.1055/s-0030-1258327)

30. Robert B. Hammond,* Vasuki Ramachandran and  Kevin J. Roberts, “Molecular modelling of the incorporation of habit modifying additives: α-glycine in the presence of L-alanine,”  CRYSTENGCOMM, 2011, 13, 4935-4944 (DOI: 10.1039/C0CE00910E)

29. Xiaojun Lai,* Kevin J. Roberts,  Joakim Svensson and  Graeme White, “Reaction calorimetric analysis of batch cooling crystallization processes: studies of urea in supersaturated water–methanol solutions,” CRYSTENGCOMM, 2011, 13, 2505-2510 (DOI: 10.1039/C0CE00786B)


28. Ourida Saidi, Mark J. Bamford, A. John Blacker, James Lynch, Stephen P. Marsden, Pawel Plucinski, Robert J. Watson, Jonathan M.J. Williams*, “Iridium-catalyzed formylation of amines with paraformaldehyde,” TETRAHEDRON LETT., 2010, 51 (44), 5804-5806 (DOI: 10.1016/j.tetlet.2010.08.106)

27. Matthew McConville, John Blacker, Jianliang Xiao*, “Heck Reaction in Diols and Cascade Formation of Cyclic Ketals,” SYNTHESIS, 2010, 2, 349-360 (DOI: 10.1055/s-0029-1217139)

26. Ourida Saidi,  A. John Blacker,  Mohamed M. Farah,  Stephen P. Marsden and   Jonathan M. J. Williams*, “Iridium-catalysed amine alkylation with alcohols in water,” CHEM. COMMUN., 2010, 46, 1541-1543 (DOI: 10.1039/B923083A)

25. Matthew McConville,  Jiwu Ruan, John Blacker and  Jianliang Xiao*, “Synthesis of oxygen heterocycles by regioselective Heck reaction,” ORG. BIOMOL. CHEM., 2010, 8, 5614-5619 (DOI: 10.1039/C0OB00508H)

24. Ourida Saidi, A. John Blacker, Gareth W. Lamb, Stephen P. Marsden, James E. Taylor, and Jonathan M. J. Williams* , “Borrowing Hydrogen in Water and Ionic Liquids: Iridium-Catalyzed Alkylation of Amines with Alcohols,”ORG. PROCESS RES. DEV., 2010, 14, 1046–1049 (DOI: 10.1021/op100024j)

23. John P. Cooksey, Rhonan Ford, Philip J. Kocieński*, Beatrice Pelotier, Jean-Marc Pons, “A synthesis of (−)-ebelactones A and B,” TETRAHEDRON, 2010, 66, 6462-6467 (DOI:10.1016/j.tet.2010.05.072)

22. Fiona J. Black and   Philip J. Kocienski*, “Synthesis of phalluside-1 and Sch II using 1,2-metallate rearrangements,” ORG. BIOMOL. CHEM.,  2010, 8, 1188-1193 (DOI: 10.1039/B920285D)

21. Valera, Fernando E., Quaranta, M., Moran, A., Blacker, J., Armstrong, A., Cabral, João T. and Blackmond, Donna G., “The Flow’s the Thing…Or Is It? Assessing the Merits of Homogeneous Reactions in Flask and Flow,” ANGEW. CHEM. INT. ED., 2010, 49, 2478–2485. (DOI:10.1002/anie.200906095)

20. Dagmar C. Kapeller*, Philip J. Kocienski*, “2-Benzothiazolyl Propargyl Sulfides: Versatile Precursors for Enantiopure Allenes, E-α,β-Unsaturated Ketones and Z-Sulfonylalkenes,” SYNTHESIS, 2010, 22, 3811-3821  (DOI: 10.1055/s-0030-1258259)

19. A. Borissova, G. E. Goltz, J. P. Kavanagh, T. A. Wilkins, “Reverse engineering the kidney: modelling calcium oxalate monohydrate crystallization in the nephron,” MED. BIO. ENG. COMPUT., 2010, 48 (7), 649-659 (DOI: 10.1007/511517-010-0617-y)

18. Kashchiev D, Borissova A, Hammond RB, Roberts KJ., “Dependence of the critical undercooling for crystallization on the cooling rate.” J. PHYS CHEM B., 2010, 114 (16), 5441-6. (DOI: 10.1021/jp100202m)

17. Dimo Kashchiev*, Antonia Borissova, Robert B. Hammond, Kevin J. Roberts, “Effect of cooling rate on the critical undercooling for crystallization,” J. CRYSTAL GROWTH, 2010, 312 (5), 698-704 (DOI:10.1016/j.jcrysgro.2009.12.031)


16. A. John Blacker, Mohamed M. Farah, Stephen P. Marsden*, Ourida Saidi, Jonathan M.J. Williams, “Oxidative conversion of amines into benzoxazoles using hydrogen transfer catalysis,” TETRAHEDRON LETT., 2009, 50 (45), 6106-6109 (DOI:10.1016/j.tetlet.2009.08.042)

15. Ana Kwokal,* Thai T. H. Nguyen, and Kevin J. Roberts, “Polymorph-Directing Seeding of Entacapone Crystallization in Aqueous/ Acetone Solution Using a Self-Assembled Molecular Layer on Au (100),”  CRYSTAL GROWTH & DESIGN, 2009, 9 (10), 4324-4334 (DOI: 10.1021/cg900105u)

14. A.John Blacker,* Stuart Brown, Blandine Clique, Brian Gourlay, Catherine E. Headley, Stephen Ingham, Dougal Ritson, Thomas Screen, Matthew J. Stirling, David Taylor, and Gary Thompson, “A Low-Waste Process To Sertraline By Diastereomeric Crystal Resolution and Waste Isomer Racemisation,” ORG. PROCESS RES. DEV.,  2009, 13, 1370-1378 (DOI: 10.1021/op900112f)

13. A. John Blacker,* Mohamed M. Farah, Michael I. Hall, Stephen P. Marsden,* Ourida Saidi, and Jonathan M. J. Williams*, “Synthesis of Benzazoles by Hydrogen-Transfer Catalysis,” ORG. LETT., 2009, 11, 2039-2042 (DOI: 10.1021/ol900557u)

12. Ourida Saidi Dr., A. John Blacker Prof., Mohamed M. Farah Dr., Stephen P. Marsden Prof., Jonathan M. J. Williams Prof. “Selective Amine Cross-Coupling Using Iridium-Catalyzed “Borrowing Hydrogen” Methodology,” ANGEW. CHEM. INT. ED., 2009, 48, 7375–7378 (DOI: 10.1002/anie.200904028)

11. Zhanghua Gao, Yingfa Li, John P. Cooksey, Thomas N. Snaddon, Stefan Schunk, Eddy M. E. Viseux, Stephen M. McAteer, and Philip J. Kocienski*, “A Synthesis of an Ionomycin Calcium Complex,” ANGEW. CHEM. INT. ED., 2009, 48, 5022 –5025 (DOI: 10.1002/anie.200901608)

10. Emma  L. Watson, Stephen P. Marsden*, Steven A. Raw, “A robust, efficient catalyst system for enolate arylation leading to quaternary 3-aminooxindoles,” TETRAHEDRON LETT., 2009, 50, 3318-3320 (DOI:10.1016/j.tetlet.2009.02.076)

9. Zeng-Ping Chen, Julian Morris, Antonia Borissova, Shahid Khan, Tariq Mahmud, Rado Penchev, Kevin J. Roberts, “On-line monitoring of batch cooling crystallization of organic compounds using ATR-FTIR spectroscopy coupled with an advanced calibration method,” CHEMOMETR. INTELL. LAB., 2009, 96 (1), 49-58 (DOI:10.1016/j.chemolab.2008.11.002).

8. Antonia Borissova, Shahid Khan, Tariq Mahmud*, Kevin J. Roberts, John Andrews, Paul Dallin, Zeng-Ping Chen and Julian Morris, “In Situ Measurement of Solution Concentration during the Batch Cooling Crystallization of l-Glutamic Acid using ATR-FTIR Spectroscopy Coupled with Chemometrics,” CRYST. GROWTH DES., 2009, 9 (2), pp 692–706. (DOI: 10.1021/cg7010265)


7. Spoorthi Dharmayat, Robert B. Hammond,* Colin Kilner, Xiaojun Lai, Rex A. Palmer, Brian S. Potter, Christopher M. Rayner, and Kevin J. Roberts, “Comparison of the Crystal Chemistry, the Process Conditions for Crystallization and the Relative Structural Stability of Two Polymorphic Forms of NG-monomethyl-L-arginine Hydrochloride,” ORG. PROCESS RES. DEV., 2008, 12, 860–868 (DOI: 10.1021/op700171b)

6. Gilbert Besong, Denis Billen, Indu Dager, Philip Kocienski*, Eric Sliwinski, Lik Ren Tai, F. Thomas Boyle, “A synthesis of (aR,7S)-(−)-N-acetylcolchinol and its conjugate with a cyclic RGD peptide,” TETRAHEDRON, 2008, 64, 4700-4710 (DOI:10.1016/j.tet.2008.01.130)

5. Krzysztof Jarowicki, Colin Kilner, Philip J. Kocienski*, Zofia Komsta, Jacqueline E. Milne, Anna Wojtasiewicz, Victoria Coombs, “A Synthesis of 1-Lithiated Glycals and 1-Tributylstannyl Glycals from 1-Phenylsulfinyl Glycals via Sulfoxide-Lithium Ligand Exchange,” SYNTHESIS, 2008, 17, 2747-2763  (DOI: 10.1055/s-2008-1067226)

4. Cai Y. Ma, Xue Z. Wang, and Kevin J. Roberts, “Morphological Population Balance for Modeling Crystal Growth in Face Directions,” AIChE JOURNAL, 2008, 54(1), 209-222 (DOI: 10.1002/aic.11365)

3. Rui Fa Li, Radoslav Penchev, Vasuki Ramachandran, Kevin J. Roberts,* Xue Z. Wang, Richard J. Tweedie, Andy Prior, Jan W. Gerritsen, and Fred M. Hugen, “Particle Shape Characterisation via Image Analysis: from Laboratory Studies to In-process Measurements Using an in Situ Particle Viewer System,”  ORG. PROCESS RES. DEV., 2008, 12, 837–849 (DOI: 10.1021/op800011v)

2. Xue Z. Wang∗, Kevin J. Roberts, Caiyun Ma, “Crystal growth measurement using 2D and 3D imaging and the perspectives for shape control,” CHEMICAL ENGINEERING SCIENCE, 2008, 63, 1173 – 1184 (DOI: 10.1016/j.ces.2007.07.018)

1. Yi-Xia Jia, J. Mikael Hillgren, Emma L. Watson, Stephen P. Marsden and E. Peter Kundig*, “Chiral N-heterocyclic carbene ligands for asymmetric catalytic oxindole synthesis,” CHEM. COMMUN., 2008, 4040–4042 (DOI: 10.1039/B810858G)


John Blacker, Michael T Williams, Pharmaceutical Process Development : Current Chemical and Engineering Challenges, ed. John Blacker, Michael T Williams, RSC publishing, Cambridge, 2011 (DOI:10.1039/9781849733076)

Book Chapters

Benjamin R. M. Lake, Michael R. Chapman and Charlotte E. Willans, "N-heterocyclic carbenes; partakers not just spectators." Organometallic Chemistry, 2016, 40, 107-139, RSC publishing, Cambridge (DOI: 10.1039/9781782623960-00107)

A. John Blacker, Jessica R. Breen, Richard A. Bourne and Christopher A. Hone, “The Growing Impact of Continuous Flow Methods on the Twelve Principles of Green Chemistry,”  Green and Sustainable Medicinal Chemistry : Methods, Tools and Strategies for the 21st Century Pharmaceutical Industry, ed. L. Summerton, H. F. Sneddon, L. C. Jones, J. H. Clark, RSC publishing, 2016, (DOI: 10.1039/9781782625940)

Nicholas Holmes and Richard Bourne, Chemical Processes for a Sustainable Future, ed. Trevor Letcher, Janet Scott, Darrell Patterson, RSC publishing, 2015 (ISBN: 978-1-84973-975-7)

John Blacker and Catherine E. Headley, “Dynamic resolution of chiral amine pharmaceuticals: turning waste isomers into useful product,” Green Chemistry in the Pharmaceutical Industry, ed. Peter J. Dunn, Andrew S. Wells, Michael T. Williams, Wiley-VCH, 2010, 269-288.


P. Mines, P. Law, A. Carnell, S. McKenna, J. Blacker, N. Kapur, "Process for enzymatic oxidation of furfurals." WO2019185646 A2 20191003, 2019

S. P. Marsden, P. C. McGowan, R. Lanaro and A. J. Blacker, "Preparation and use of transition metal complexes" WO2017103623 (A1), 2017