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synthetic chemistry, homogeneous catalysis, asymmetric synthesis, enantioselective synthesis, supramolecular chemistry, chemical biology, continuous flow


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Research Interests

We an organic chemistry research group using synthetic chemistry to tackle fundamental problems in synthesis, catalysis, chemical biology and supramolecular chemistry.

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Research Output

Conformationally Programmable Chiral Foldamers with Compact and Extended Domains Controlled by Monomer Structure

Lockhart, Z. & Knipe, P., 09 Jul 2018, In : Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 57, 28, p. 8478-8482

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
  • 2 Citations (Scopus)
    145 Downloads (Pure)

    Foldamers for Programmable Exploration of Conformational Space

    Knipe, P., 17 Nov 2017.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

    Acid-mediated topological control in a functionalized foldamer

    Knipe, P. C., Thompson, S. & Hamilton, A. D., 2016, In : Chemical Communications. 52, 39, p. 6521-6524 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 4 Citations (Scopus)

    Molecular Recognition in Biomimetic Receptors

    Knipe, P. C., Thompson, S. & Hamilton, A. D., Jul 2016, Macrocyclic and Supramolecular Chemistry: How Izatt-Christensen Award Winners Shaped the Field. Izatt, R. M. (ed.). John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, p. 146-164

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  • A Modular Synthesis of Conformationally Preorganised Extended β-Strand Peptidomimetics

    Yamashita, T., Knipe, P. C., Busschaert, N., Thompson, S. & Hamilton, A. D., 12 Oct 2015, In : Chemistry - A European Journal. 21, 42, p. 14699-14702 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 61 Citations (Scopus)


    Dave Kelly Cup

    Peter Knipe (Recipient), 15 Sep 2017

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)


    Gregynog Synthesis Meeting

    Peter Knipe (Participant)
    11 Sep 201913 Sep 2019

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

    Foldamers coming full-circle

    Peter Knipe (Invited speaker)
    17 Dec 2019

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

    Higher Education Academy (External organisation)

    Peter Knipe (Advisor)
    18 Jun 2018 → …

    Activity: Membership typesMembership of external research organisation

    PLoS ONE (Journal)

    Peter Knipe (Peer reviewer)
    2018 → …

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activity

    Synthesis, Catalysis and Supramolecular Chemistry

    Peter Knipe (Invited speaker)
    03 Aug 2018

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk