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
Lactams Chemical Compounds
Hydrolysis Chemical Compounds
Ions Chemical Compounds
Derivatives Chemical Compounds
Catalysis Chemical Compounds
Metals Chemical Compounds
Anions Chemical Compounds

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Research Output 1979 2020

From hybrid fibres to microfibres: the characteristics of polyamide 6/polypropylene blend via one-step twin-screw melt extrusion

Kunchimon, S. Z., Tausif, M., Goswami, P. & Cheung, V., 8 Jan 2020, In : Polymer Engineering and Science. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

nylon 6
Open Access
Differential thermal analysis
thermal analysis

Projects 2011 2023

Activities 2005 2020

Defect Chemistry in Strontium Titanate: A modeling approach

Nathan Wood (Speaker)
10 Jan 2020

Activity: Talk or presentation typesPoster presentation

New Horizons in Materials Modelling 2020

Thomas Smith (Speaker)
10 Jan 2020

Activity: Talk or presentation typesPoster presentation

Modelling Strontium Titanate Defect Chemistry

Nathan Wood (Speaker)
16 Dec 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesPoster presentation

Press / Media

Preparing for digitalisation: There’s no time to lose

Paul Singh


1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Other

Victorian Bakers, 03:29, BBC Four

Grant Campbell


2 Media contributions

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Kirklees College Forensic Science students solve campus murder

Esta Bostock


1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Expert Comment