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1994 …2020

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2020

Manometric real-time studies of the mechanochemical synthesis of zeolitic imidazolate frameworks

Brekalo, I., Yuan, W., Mottillo, C., Lu, Y., Zhang, Y., Casaban, J., Holman, K. T., James, S. L., Duarte, F., Williams, P. A., Harris, K. D. M. & Friščić, T., 02 Jan 2020, In : Chemical Science. 8 p.

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Type 3 porous liquids based on non-ionic liquid phases – a broad and tailorable platform of selective, fluid gas sorbents

Cahir, J., Tsang, M. Y., Lai, B., Hughes, D., Alam, M. A., Jacquemin, J., Rooney, D. & James, S. L., 09 Jan 2020, In : Chemical Science. 7 p.

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2019

Insights into mechanochemical reactions at the molecular level: simulated indentations of aspirin and meloxicam crystals

Ferguson, M., Moyano, M. S., Tribello, G. A., Crawford, D. E., Bringa, E. M., James, S. L., Kohanoff, J. & Pópolo, M. G. D., 14 Mar 2019, In : Chemical Science. 10, 10, p. 2924-2929

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4 Citations (Scopus)
133 Downloads (Pure)
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16 Downloads (Pure)

Solvent- free sonochemistry as a route to pharmaceutical co- crystals

Roy, D., James, S. & Crawford, D., 11 May 2019, In : Chemical Communications. 55, 38, p. 5463-5466 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2018

Mechanochemical dehydrocoupling of dimethylamine borane and hydrogenation reactions using Wilkinson's catalyst

Schumacher, C., Crawford, D., Raguž, B., Glaum, R., James, S., Bolm, C. & Hernandez, J., 05 Jul 2018, In : Chemical Communications. 54, 60, p. 8355-8358

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Molecules pressured to react

James, S. L., 21 Feb 2018, In : Nature. 554, p. 468-469 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Papain-catalysed mechanochemical synthesis of oligopeptides by milling and twin-screw extrusion: application in the Julia-Colonna enantioselective epoxidation

Ardila-Fierro, K. J., Crawford, D. E., Körner, A., James, S. L., Bolm, C. & Hernández, J. G., 21 Mar 2018, In : Green Chemistry. 20, 6, p. 1262-1269

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Citations (Scopus)

Translating solid state organic synthesis from a mixer mill to a continuous twin screw extruder

James, S., Cao, Q., Crawford, D. & Browne, D., 18 Sep 2018, In : Green Chemistry. 20, 19, p. 4443-4447

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12 Citations (Scopus)
13 Downloads (Pure)

Use of Batch Mixing To Investigate the Continuous Solvent-Free Mechanical Synthesis of OLED Materials by Twin-Screw Extrusion (TSE)

Crawford, D. E., James, S. L. & McNally, T., 02 Jan 2018, In : ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering. 6, 1, p. 193–201 9 p.

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9 Citations (Scopus)
129 Downloads (Pure)
2017

Continuous multi-step synthesis by extrusion – telescoping solvent-free reactions for greater efficiency

Crawford, D. E., Miskimmin, C. K., Cahir, J. & James, S., 10 Nov 2017, In : Chemical Communications. 53, 97, p. 13067-13070 4 p.

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17 Citations (Scopus)
148 Downloads (Pure)

Feedback Kinetics in Mechanochemistry: The Importance of Cohesive States

Hutchings, B., Crawford, D., Gao, L., Hu, P. & James, S., 27 Nov 2017, In : Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 56, 48, p. 15252–15256

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28 Citations (Scopus)
162 Downloads (Pure)

Mechanoenzymatic peptide and amide bond formation

Hernández, J. G., Ardila-Fierro, K. J., Crawford, D., James, S. & Bolm, C., 02 May 2017, In : Green Chemistry. 19, 11, p. 2620-2625

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Citations (Scopus)

Organic synthesis by Twin Screw Extrusion (TSE): continuous, scalable and solvent-free

Crawford, D. E., Miskimmin, C. K. G., Albadarin, A. B., Walker, G. & James, S. L., 17 Jan 2017, In : Green Chemistry. 6, p. 1507-1518 12 p.

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50 Citations (Scopus)
418 Downloads (Pure)

Solventless mechanochemical metallation of porphyrins

Ralphs, K., Zhang, C. & James, S., 2017, In : Green Chemistry. 19, 1, p. 102-105 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)
2016

Assessing the effect of reducing agents on the selective catalytic reduction of NOx over Ag/Al2O3 catalysts

D'Agostino, C., Chansai, S., Bush, I., Gao, C., Mantle, M. D., Hardacre, C., James, S. L. & Gladden, L. F., 21 Mar 2016, In : CATALYSIS SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY. 6, 6, p. 1661-1666 6 p.

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13 Citations (Scopus)
209 Downloads (Pure)

In Situ Monitoring and Mechanism of the Mechanochemical Formation of a Microporous MOF-74 Framework

Julien, P. A., Uzarevic ̌, K., Katsenis, A. D., Kimber, S. A. J., Wang, T., Farha, O. K., Zhang, Y., Casaban, J., Germann, L. S., Etter, M., Dinnebier, R. E., James, S., Halasz, I. & Frisčic, T., 09 Mar 2016, In : Journal of the American Chemical Society (JACS). 138 , p. 2929-2932

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

78 Citations (Scopus)
2015

Highlights from Faraday discussion 170: Challenges and opportunities of modern mechanochemistry, Montreal, Canada, 2014

Friscic, T., James, S. L., Boldyreva, E. V., Bolm, C., James, W., Mack, J., Steed, J. W. & Suslick, K. S., 14 Apr 2015, In : Chemical Communications. 51, 29, p. 6248-6256 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Citations (Scopus)

Liquids with permanent porosity

Giri, N., Del Pópolo, M. G., Melaugh, G., Greenaway, R. L., Rätzke, K., Koschine, T., Pison, L., Gomes, M. F. C., Cooper, A. I. & James, S. L., 11 Nov 2015, In : Nature. 527, 7577, p. 216-220 5 p.

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138 Citations (Scopus)
287 Downloads (Pure)

Mechanochemical preparation of Ag catalysts for the n-octane-SCR de-NOx reaction: Structural and reactivity effects

Ralphs, K., Chansai, S., Hardacre, C., Burch, R., Taylor, S. F. R. & James, S. L., 15 May 2015, In : Catalysis Today. 246, p. 198-206 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Synthesis by extrusion: continuous, large-scale preparation of MOFs using little or no solvent

Crawford, D., Casaban, J., Haydon, R., Giri, N., McNally, T. & James, S. L., Mar 2015, In : Chemical Science. 6, 3, p. 1645-1649 5 p.

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137 Citations (Scopus)
379 Downloads (Pure)
2014

Assessing the surface modifications following the mechanochemical preparation of a Ag/Al2O3 selective catalytic reduction catalyst

Ralphs, K., D'Agostino, C., Burch, R., Chansai, S., Gladden, L. F., Hardacre, C., James, S. L., Mitchell, J. & Taylor, S. F. R., 01 Feb 2014, In : Catalysis, Science & technology. 4, 2, p. 531-539 9 p.

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24 Citations (Scopus)
284 Downloads (Pure)
67 Citations (Scopus)

Designing and understanding permanent microporosity in liquids

Melaugh, G., Giri, N., Davidson, C., James, S. & Del Popolo, M., 2014, In : Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics (PCCP). 16, p. 9422-9431 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Citations (Scopus)

One-pot two-step mechanochemical synthesis: ligand and complex preparation without isolating intermediates

Ferguson, M., Giri, N., Huang, X., Apperley, D. & James, S., 2014, In : Green Chemistry. 16, p. 1374-1382 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

75 Citations (Scopus)

Tackling a difficult question: how do crystals of coordination polymers form?

James, S. L., Sep 2014, In : IUCrJ. 1, 5, p. 263-64 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

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3 Citations (Scopus)
203 Downloads (Pure)
2013

Application of heterogeneous catalysts prepared by mechanochemical synthesis

Ralphs, K., Hardacre, C. & James, S. L., 2013, In : Chemical Society Reviews. 42, 18, p. 7701-7718 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature review

94 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanochemistry

James, S. & Friscic, T., 2013, In : Chemical Society Reviews. 42, p. 7494-7496 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

60 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanochemistry: a web themed issue

James, S. & Friscic, T., 2013, In : Chemical Communications. 49, p. 5349-5350 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Citations (Scopus)

Solventless Synthesis of Zeolites

Morris, R. & James, S., 18 Feb 2013, In : Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 52, 8, p. 2163-2165 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

60 Citations (Scopus)
2012

Alkylated organic cages: from porous crystals to neat liquids

Giri, N., Davidson, C. E., Melaugh, G., Del Popolo, M. G., Jones, J. T. A., Hasell, T., Cooper, A. I., Horton, P. N., Hursthouse, M. B. & James, S. L., 2012, In : Chemical Science. 3, 6, p. 2153-2157 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

58 Citations (Scopus)

A more direct way to make catalysts: one-pot ligand-assisted aerobic stripping and electrodeposition of copper on graphite

Casaban, J., Hardacre, C., James, S. L. & Lagunas, M. C., Jun 2012, In : Green Chemistry. 14, 6, p. 1643-1648 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Efficient, Scalable, and Solvent-free Mechanochemical Synthesis of the OLED Material Alq(3) (q=8-Hydroxyquinolinate)

James, S., Ma, X., Lim, G. K., Harris, K., Apperley, D., Horton, P. & Hursthouse, M., 2012, In : Crystal Growth and Design. 12, p. 5869-5872 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Citations (Scopus)

Ligand-assisted stripping and electrodeposition of copper on graphite to prepare supported metal catalysts

Casaban, J., Hardacre, C., James, S. & Lagunas-Castedo, C., 2012, In : Green Chemistry. 14, p. 1643-1648

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mechanochemical interconversion between discrete complexes and coordination networks - formal hydration/dehydration by LAG

James, S., Wang, P., Li, G., Chen, Y., Chen, S. & Yuan, W., 2012, In : CrystEngComm. 14, p. 1994-1997 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanochemistry: opportunities for new and cleaner synthesis

James, S. L., Adams, C. J., Bolm, C., Braga, D., Collier, P., Friscic, T., Grepioni, F., Harris, K. D. M., Hyett, G., Jones, W., Krebs, A., Mack, J., Maini, L., Guy Orpen, A., Parkin, I. P., Shearouse, W. C., Steed, J. W. & Waddell, D. C., 07 Jan 2012, In : Chemical Society Reviews. 41, 1, p. 413-447

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1198 Citations (Scopus)

Porous organic-inorganic hybrid aerogels based on Cr3+/Fe3+ and rigid bridging carboxylates

James, S., Xiang, S., Li, L., Zhang, J., Tan, X., Cui, H., Shi, J., Hu, Y., Chen, L. & Su, C-Y., 2012, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry. 22, p. 1862-1867

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

61 Citations (Scopus)

Selective formation of a polar incomplete coordination cage induced by remote ligand substituents

James, S., Giri, N., Clegg, W., Harrington, R., Horton, P. & Hursthouse, M., 2012, In : Chemical Communications. 48, p. 4061-4063 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Synthesis of Gold–Silver Luminescent Honeycomb Aggregates by Both Solvent-Based and Solvent-Free Methods

Blanco, M. C., Camara, J., Gimeno, M. C., Laguna, A., James, S., Lagunas-Castedo, C. & Villacampa, M. D., 24 Sep 2012, In : Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 51, 39, p. 9777-9779 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Citations (Scopus)
2011

A metal complex that imitates a micelle

Giri, N. & James, S., 07 Jan 2011, In : Chemical Communications. 47, 1, p. 245-247 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)
10 Citations (Scopus)

Low-Temperature Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) of NOx with n-Octane Using Solvent-Free Mechanochemically Prepared Ag/Al2O3 Catalysts

Kamolphop, U., Breen, J. P., Burch, R., Chansai, S., Hardacre, C., James, S. L., Delgado, J. J., Hengrasmee, S. & Taylor, R., 07 Oct 2011, In : ACS Catalysis. 1, 10, p. 1257-1262 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Citations (Scopus)

Overcoming hydrolytic sensitivity and low solubility of phosphitylation reagents by combining ionic liquids with mechanochemistry

Hardacre, C., Huang, H., James, S. L., Migaud, M. E., Norman, S. E. & Pitner, W. R., 28 May 2011, In : Chemical Communications. 47, 20, p. 5846-5848 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Citations (Scopus)

Rapid synthesis of nucleotide pyrophosphate linkages in a ball mill

Ravalico, F., Messina, I., Berberian, V., James, S., Migaud, M. & Vyle, J., 07 Oct 2011, In : Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry. 9, 19, p. 6496-6497 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Citations (Scopus)

Synthesis of nucleoside analogues in a ball mill: fast, chemoselective and high yielding acylation without undesirable solvents

Ravalico, F., James, S. & Vyle, J., Jul 2011, In : Green Chemistry. 13, 7, p. 1778-1783 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Citations (Scopus)
2010

Channeled crystals formed by tubular stacking of a 4+4 phenylene-piperazine macrocycle

James, S., Dawson, C., Horton, P. N. & Hursthouse, M. B., 2010, In : CrystEngComm. 12, p. 1048-0 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chemoenzymatic synthesis of chiral 2,2’-bipyridine ligands and their N-oxide derivatives: applications in the asymmetric aminolysis of epoxides and asymmetric allylation of aldehydes

James, S., Boyd, D. R., Sharma, N. D., Sbircea, L., Murphy, D., Malone, J. F., Allen, C. C. R. & Hamilton, J. T. G., 2010, In : Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry. 8, p. 1081-0 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Citations (Scopus)

Direct structure elucidation by powder X-ray diffraction of a metal–organic framework material prepared by solvent-free grinding

James, S., Fujii, K., Garay, A. L., Hill, J., Sbircea, E., Pan, Z., Xu, M. & Apperl, D. C., 2010, In : Chemical Communications. 0, p. 0-1 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

73 Citations (Scopus)

High Reactivity of Metal-Organic Frameworks under Grinding Conditions: Parallels with Organic Molecular Materials

Yuan, W., Friscic, T., Apperley, D. & James, S., 25 May 2010, In : Angewandte chemie-International edition. 49, 23, p. 3916-3919 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

133 Citations (Scopus)