Fri, 12 May 2017 18:33:00 BST
Nothing fishy about it - Unusual Fish Bone Arrangement of Molecules helps to demystify crystal structure of two molecular systems
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 11:33:00 BST
By using unusual design resembling fishbone arrangement of pentacene and picene molecules spaced by potassium ions the crystal structure of important potentially superconducting molecular systems has been solved at last.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 11:33:00 BST
Dr. Mark Symes has been awarded highly prestigious Royal Society University Research Fellowship to develop new catalysts
Mon, 19 Sep 2016 11:51:00 BST
We are delighted to announce that Dr Mark Symes has been awarded a Royal Society University Research Fellowship entitled "Driving energetically uphill processes using metal-ligand coordination complexes”.
Sun, 26 Jun 2016 16:39:00 BST
We are delighted to announce that Prof. Kadodwala and Dr. Adrian Lapthorn have been successful in their recent EPSRC grant application aimed at mapping the mesoscale structural landscape using "sculpted" chiral plasmonic fields.
Wed, 06 Jul 2016 16:39:00 BST
Dr. Alexey Ganin have been successful in his recent EPSRC grant application for their project aimed at modular design of high temperature superconductors from atomically thin 2D blocks of transition metal chalcogenides.
We are delighted to announce that Dr. Serena Corr and Prof. Graeme Cooke have been successful in their recent EPSRC grant application
Sun, 26 Jun 2016 16:39:00 BST
We are delighted to announce that Dr. Serena Corr and Prof. Graeme Cooke have been successful in their recent EPSRC grant application for their project concerning the development of organic materials as high-performance energy storage materials for battery fabrication.
Tue, 28 Jun 2016 16:50:00 BST
A celebration of UoG Class 2016 was hosted in the Conference Room of Joseph Black building on the 28th of June for students and family. We were also delighted to award a number of prestigious awards and prizes to our undergraduate students during this event.
Wed, 08 Jun 2016 08:49:00 BST
The research carried out by academics from the University of Glasgow has been published in Nature Communications. It describes how double-stranded DNA can be split using delocalized sound waves that are the hallmark of quantum effects.
Wed, 30 Mar 2016 08:50:00 BST
A one-day symposium at which PhD students and PDRAs from across Scotland and the North of England can meet with their peers and present the results of their research in any field related to electrochemistry will be held on the 20 April 2016 in Glasgow, United Kingdom
Fri, 22 Jan 2016 10:14:00 GMT
Thu, 15 Oct 2015 16:04:00 BST
Researchers in the Corr group have developed microwave and ultrasonic treatments of metal alkoxides to provide faster, low cost routes to both anode and cathode nanomaterials for Li-ion battery applications.
Thu, 23 Jul 2015 14:26:00 BST
Dr Serena Corr has been awarded a SUPERGEN Energy Storage Challenge grant from the EPSRC for £1.2 million for a project titled: Design and high throughput microwave synthesis of Li-ion battery materials.
Julie Wertz is the winner of the British Science Association's prestigious Jacob Bronowski Award Lecture
Thu, 16 Jul 2015 17:30:00 BST
Wed, 08 Jul 2015 15:42:00 BST
Dr Christoph Busche has been awarded a prestigious Royal Society of Edinburgh Personal Research Fellowship for the project titled “Incorporation of magnetically and redox active molecules in complementary metal–oxide–semiconductor (CMOS) devices”.
Fri, 03 Jul 2015 08:22:00 BST
Professor Lee Cronin has been awarded Advanced Grant from the prestigious European Research Council (ERC) for his team to pursue SMART-POM "Artificial-Intelligence Driven Discovery and Synthesis of Polyoxometalate Clusters" project
2nd Edition of "NMR: THE TOOLKIT. How Pulse Sequences Work" co-authored by Prof. Wimperis has been published
Fri, 22 May 2015 13:43:00 BST
2nd Edition of "NMR: THE TOOLKIT. How Pulse Sequences Work" co-authored by Prof. Wimperis has been published by the Oxford University press. The book describes succinctly the range of NMR techniques commonly used in modern research, and explains how these experiments actually work, giving a unique perspective on this powerful experimental tool.
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Mon, 07 Jan 2013 17:26:00 GMT
The work of Fraser Douglas in the area of lanthanide oxide nanomaterials is featured on the front cover of CrystEngComm
Thu, 04 Oct 2012 17:16:00 BST
The work of Fraser Douglas in the area of lanthanide oxide nanomaterials is featured on the front cover of CrystEngComm (Murrie research group, School of Chemistry & MacLaren research group, School of Physics).
Mon, 17 Sep 2012 16:44:00 BST
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Tue, 27 Mar 2012 09:42:00 BST
The Ultrafast Chemical Physics (UCP 2011) conference is reviewed in a News & Views article in the March 2012 issue of Nature Chemistry
Wed, 22 Feb 2012 16:45:00 GMT
Ultrafast chemical physics follows in the explosive wake of technological innovation, using light and radiation sources to study phenomena at timescales where the boundaries between physics and chemistry dissolve. UCP 2011 explored the current state of the art in ultrafast time-resolved spectroscopy.
Emeritus Professor Laurence Barron FRS describes chirality in March 2012 issue of Nature Chemistry News & Views article
Wed, 22 Feb 2012 16:37:00 GMT
The handedness of supramolecular helices formed from achiral monomers has been controlled by applying rotational and gravitational forces, but at the start of the assembly process only. This demonstrates that a falsely chiral influence is able to induce absolute enantioselection.
Tue, 20 Dec 2011 14:09:00 GMT
Thu, 17 Nov 2011 11:26:00 GMT
A. Fernandes et al. (Jarvis group) have determined the first detailed structure of wood cellulose fibres. This study used a range of spectroscopic and scattering methods and involved collaborations with ILL (T Forsyth, P Callow) Durham (D Apperley) and Bath (L Thomas and Chick Wilson).
Fri, 09 Sep 2011 15:55:00 BST
A collaboration between three groups (Glasgow, Cambridge, and UCL) has recently allowed the quantification of mitochondrial hydrogen peroxide production in whole organisms for the first time. This has now led to a BBSRC grant.
Thu, 18 Aug 2011 09:46:00 BST