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Open to PhD applications in: - Elucidation of reaction mechanism - Rationally improving catalysis using first principles understanding - Expanding scope and application of catalytic transformations.

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Research Interests

Our lab studies the mechanisms of homogeneous catalytic reactions using a combination of experimental, kinetic, and computational techniques. By establishing a first principles understanding of a process we then hope to rationally improve upon it.

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Carbon Monoxide Chemical Compounds
Catalysts Chemical Compounds
Hydroformylation Chemical Compounds
Aldehydes Chemical Compounds
Alkenes Chemical Compounds
Rhodium Chemical Compounds
Carbon monoxide Engineering & Materials Science
Olefins Engineering & Materials Science

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Research Output 2014 2019

CO-free Enantioselective Hydroformylation of Functionalised Alkenes: Using a Dual Catalyst System to Give Improved Selectivity and Yield

Pittaway, R., Dingwall, P., Fuentes, J. A. & Clarke, M. L., 17 Sep 2019, In : Advanced Synthesis and Catalysis. 361, 18, p. 4334-4341

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Catalyst selectivity
Carbon Monoxide
9 Citations (Scopus)

Highly sensitive and selective molecular probes for chromo-fluorogenic sensing of carbon monoxide in air, aqueous solution and cells

Toscani, A., Marín-Hernández, C., Robson, J., Chua, E., Dingwall, P., White, A., Sancenón, F., de la Torre, C., Martínez-Máñez, R. & Wilton-Ely, J., 09 Jan 2019, In : Chemistry-a European Journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Molecular Probes
Carbon Monoxide
Carbon monoxide
3 Citations (Scopus)
138 Downloads (Pure)

C-H functionalisation of aldehydes using light generated, non-stabilised diazo compounds in flow

Dingwall, P., Greb, A., Crespin, L. N. S., Labes, R., Musio, B., Poh, J-S., Pasau, P., Blakemore, D. C. & Ley, S. V., 11 Sep 2018, In : Chemical Communications. p. 1-4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Functional groups
Transition metals
9 Citations (Scopus)

Fast continuous alcohol amination employing a hydrogen borrowing protocol

Labes, R., Mateos, C., Battilocchio, C., Chen, Y., Dingwall, P., Cumming, G. R., Rincón, J. A., Nieves-Remacha, M. J. & Ley, S. V., 16 Nov 2018, In : Green Chemistry. 21, 1, p. 59-63 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)
33 Downloads (Pure)

Photochemical Homologation for the Preparation of Aliphatic Aldehydes in Flow

Chen, Y., Leonardi, M., Dingwall, P., Labes, R., Pasau, P., Blakemore, D. C. & Ley, S. V., 21 Dec 2018, In : Journal of Organic Chemistry. 83, 24, p. 15558-15568 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Transition metals

Activities 2018 2019

  • 2 Oral presentation

Understanding a Hydroformylation Catalyst that Produces Branched Aldehydes from Alkyl Alkenes

Paul Dingwall (Advisor)
09 Jan 201911 Jan 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation