Energy materials platform

Prof. John T.S. Irvine, Dr Scott J. Lilley &  Dr Stefan Saxin School of Chemistry The JTSI group investigates new materials for energy applications. We do this by studying the atomic structure of important chemicals and materials. This allows us to …

December 4, 2016 | Chemistry


Porous materials for medical applications

Development of prototype MOF/polymer coatings for medical applications Dr Stewart Warrender School of Chemistry On any given day, approximately one in 25 US patients has at least one infection contracted during the course of their hospital care, demonstrating the need …

December 2, 2016 | Chemistry


Synthesis of ultra-fine chemicals

Dr José A. Fuentes and Dr Matt L. Clarke School of Chemistry Catalysts are widely used to speed up chemical reactions without actually getting used up in the process. They are one of the core aspects of making greener chemistry.

December 2, 2016 | Chemistry


TADF emitters for electroluminescent devices

Dr Eli Zysman-Colman School of Chemistry Compounds emitting from a thermally activated delayed fluorescence (TADF) mechanism can harvest both singlet and triplet excitons, which traditional fluorescent emitters are unable to achieve.

December 1, 2016 | Chemistry


Porous material use in the delivery of biologically active gases

Nitric oxide (NO) is an extremely toxic gas at high levels which is extremely beneficial for healthcare at the right doses.

February 20, 2015 | Chemistry