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
Metals Chemical Compounds
Catalysis Chemical Compounds
Anions Chemical Compounds

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Research Output 1979 2019

Accelerated weathering of textile waste nonwovens used as sustainable agricultural mulching

Abidi, H., Rana, S., Chaouch, W., Azouz, B., Ben Aissa, I., Ben Hassen, M. & Fangueiro, R., 9 Jun 2019, In : Journal of Industrial Textiles.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Plastic films
Natural fibers
1 Citation (Scopus)

Analysis and recommendations for European carbon dioxide utilization policies

Castillo-Castillo, A. & Angelis-Dimakis, A., 1 Oct 2019, In : Journal of Environmental Management. 247, p. 439-448 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon capture
Carbon dioxide
carbon dioxide
Climate change

Projects 2011 2023

Future Fashion Factory - Digitally Enabled Design & Manufacture of Designer Products for Circular Economies

Goswami, P., Russell, S. J., Almond, K. & Postlethwaite, S.


Project: Research

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

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


Project: Research

Activities 2005 2019

Textiles as a tool to sustainable topical innovations

Parikshit Goswami (Speaker)
25 Oct 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Nonwovens Innovation Academy 2019

Parikshit Goswami (Chair)
17 Oct 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipating in a conference, workshop, ...

Nonwovens as a tool to sustainable topical innovations

Parikshit Goswami (Speaker)
16 Oct 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral 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