Department of Chemical Sciences

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The Department of Chemical Sciences has hosted vibrant research in chemistry since the nineteenth century and today boasts a diverse, high quality research environment with cutting edge facilities.

Areas of strength include synthetic organic chemistry, physical organic chemistry, carbohydrates, proteins and enzyme chemistry, organometallic and supramolecular chemistry, heterogeneous catalysis and adsorption, thermal methods of analysis and synthesis, and materials chemistry. Many other areas arise from collaboration with biologists, pharmacists, pharmacologists, physicists and forensic scientists.

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Ligands Chemical Compounds
Hydrolysis Chemical Compounds
beta-Lactams Chemical Compounds
beta-Lactamases Chemical Compounds
Ions Chemical Compounds
Derivatives Chemical Compounds
Metals Chemical Compounds
Catalysis Chemical Compounds

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Research Output 1979 2019

1 Citations

A Review on Cleaner Production of Biofuel Feedstock from Integrated CO2 Sequestration and Wastewater Treatment System 

SundarRajan, P. S., Gopinath, K. P., Greetham, D. & Antonysamy, A. J., 10 Feb 2019, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 210, p. 445-458 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

cleaner production
Biofuels
biofuel
Wastewater treatment
carbon sequestration
processing waste
Bread
Dietary Fiber
breads
small fruits

Formation of a Bile Salt-Drug Hydrogel to Predict Human Intestinal Absorption

Shokry, D. S., Waters, L. J., Parkes, G. M. B., Mitchell, J. C. & Snowden, M. J., Jan 2019, In : Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. 108, 1, p. 279-287 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrogel
Intestinal Absorption
Bile Acids and Salts
Hydrogels
Pharmaceutical Preparations

Projects 2011 2019

NanoCeO2: Design of CeO2 Nanostructures with Enhanced Catalytic Properties

Molinari, M.

1/06/1731/08/17

Project: ResearchResearch Council

Cereal Polysaccharide analysis for biorefinery operation and development

Campbell, G. & Powles, N.

1/03/1731/08/17

Project: ResearchResearch Council

The Post-Disposal Behaviour of C-14 and Irradiated Graphite

Humphreys, P., Cooke, D., Bond, G., Heard, P., Bligh Scott, T. & Eccles, H.

1/11/1131/10/15

Project: ResearchResearch Council

Activities 2005 2018

Molecular Physics (Journal)

Chris Wedge (Reviewer)
2018 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication Peer-review

Journal of Physical Chemistry (Journal)

Chris Wedge (Reviewer)
2018

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication Peer-review

Royal Society of Chemistry (External organisation)

Chris Wedge (Member)
20182021

Activity: Membership typesMembership of committee