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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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meloxicam
Indentation
Aspirin
Crystals
Amorphization
2018
1 Citation (Scopus)

Molecules pressured to react

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Crystals
Molecules
27 Citations (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

Papain
Oligopeptides
Oligomerization
Epoxidation
Ball mills
8 Citations (Scopus)
101 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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Organic light emitting diodes (OLED)
extrusion
Extrusion
acetate (salt)
metal
2017
16 Citations (Scopus)
114 Downloads (Pure)

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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Extrusion
28 Citations (Scopus)
133 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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Feedback
Kinetics
Reaction rates
Ball mills
Rubber
35 Citations (Scopus)

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

Dipeptides
Amides
peptide
Peptides
Papain
46 Citations (Scopus)
344 Downloads (Pure)

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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extrusion
Extrusion
condensation
Condensation
grinding
10 Citations (Scopus)

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

porphyrin
Porphyrins
acetate (salt)
Ball milling
Acetates
2016
13 Citations (Scopus)
179 Downloads (Pure)

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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Selective catalytic reduction
Reducing Agents
Reducing agents
Catalysts
Water
74 Citations (Scopus)

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

Metals
Synchrotrons
Monitoring
X-Ray Diffraction
Oxides
2015
36 Citations (Scopus)

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.

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Supramolecular chemistry
Drug products
Minerals
Polymers
Biomass
132 Citations (Scopus)
219 Downloads (Pure)

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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Porosity
Liquids
Zeolites
Molecules
Functional materials
7 Citations (Scopus)

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

Thyristors
Catalysts
Ball milling
Aluminum Oxide
Impregnation
136 Citations (Scopus)
347 Downloads (Pure)

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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2014
24 Citations (Scopus)
254 Downloads (Pure)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
67 Citations (Scopus)
Ball milling
Raman spectroscopy
Kinetics
Fluids
Monitoring
25 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

microporosity
Microporosity
Liquids
liquids
cavities
73 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

ligand
Ligands
Phenol
Phenols
Diamines
2013
60 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanochemistry

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 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

60 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

2012
57 Citations (Scopus)

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.

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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

34 Citations (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

Organic light emitting diodes (OLED)
acetic acid
Acetic acid
Acetic Acid
synthesis
20 Citations (Scopus)

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

Grinding (comminution)
Coordination Complexes
grinding
Dehydration
dehydration
1174 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

Coordination Complexes
Pharmaceutical Preparations
61 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

Aerogels
Gels
Hybrid materials
Gelation
Carboxylic Acids
5 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

Self assembly
Anions
Negative ions
Ligands
31 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

Luminescence
Ligands
2011
10 Citations (Scopus)

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

Coordination Complexes
Micelles
Metal complexes
Organic solvents
Agglomeration
9 Citations (Scopus)
phosphine
Micelles
Self assembly
Polymers
Coordination Complexes
30 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

23 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

Ionic Liquids
Ball milling
Ionic liquids
Solubility
Nucleosides
28 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

ribose
adenosines
Ribose
Ball mills
nucleotides
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

Acylation
Ball mills
Nucleosides
Amines
mill
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

30 Citations (Scopus)

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

73 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

130 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

Metals
54 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanochemical synthesis of homo- and hetero-rare-earth(III) metal–organic frameworks by ball milling

James, S., Yuan, W. & O'Connor, J., Nov 2010, In : CrystEngComm. 0, 11, p. 0-1 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

73 Citations (Scopus)

Study of the mechanochemical formation and resulting properties of an archetypal MOF: Cu3(BTC)2 (BTC = 1,3,5-benzenetricarboxylate)

James, S., Yuan, W., Garay, A. L., Pichon, A., Clowes, R., Wood, C. D. & Cooper, A. I., 28 Oct 2010, In : CrystEngComm. 0, 40, p. 0-1 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2009
70 Citations (Scopus)

Metal-organic gels as functionalisable supports for catalysis

James, S., Zhang, J., Wang, X., He, L., Chen, L. & Su, C-Y., 2009, In : New journal of chemistry. 33, 5, p. 1070-1077 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

76 Citations (Scopus)

Phosphines as building blocks in coordination-based self-assembly

James, S., 2009, In : Chemical Society Reviews. 38, 6, p. 1744-1757 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2008
104 Citations (Scopus)

An array-based study of reactivity under solvent-free mechanochemical conditions-insights and trends

Pichon, A. & James, S., 2008, In : CrystEngComm. 10, 12, p. 1839-1847 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

formic acid
2,2'-Dipyridyl
Copper
reactivity
Nickel
13 Citations (Scopus)

A new approach for the detection of ethylene using silica-supported palladium complexes

Cabanillas-Galan, P., Farmer, L., Hagan, T., Nieuwenhuyzen, M., James, S. & Lagunas-Castedo, C., 06 Oct 2008, In : Inorganic Chemistry. 47 , 19, p. 9035-9041 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Palladium
Silicon Dioxide
palladium
ethylene
silicon dioxide
42 Citations (Scopus)

Azaarene cis-dihydrodiol-derived 2,2 '-bipyridine ligands for asymmetric allylic oxidation and cyclopropanation

Boyd, D., Sharma, N., Sbircea, L., Murphy, D., Belhocine, T., Malone, J., James, S., Allen, C. & Hamilton, J., 2008, In : Chemical Communications. null, 43, p. 5535-5537 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2,2'-Dipyridyl
Olefins
Ligands
Dioxygenases
Oxidation
41 Citations (Scopus)

Chemoenzymatic synthesis of chiral 4,4 '-bipyridyls and their metal-organic frameworks

Sbircea, L., Sharma, N., Clegg, W., Harrington, R. W., Horton, P., Hursthouse, M. B., Apperley, D. C., Boyd, D. & James, S., 2008, In : Chemical Communications. 1, 43, p. 5538-5540 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dioxygenases
Fumarates
Metals
Ligands
4,4'-bipyridyl
37 Citations (Scopus)

Fast, quantitative nucleoside protection under solvent-free conditions

Giri, N., Bowen, C., Vyle, J. & James, S., 2008, In : Green Chemistry. 10, 6, p. 627-628 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nucleosides
Cytidine
Acylation
Ball mills
Hydroxyl Radical
25 Citations (Scopus)

The cyclic “silver-diphos” motif [Ag2(-diphosphine)2]2+ as a synthon for building up larger structure structures

Miller, P., Nieuwenhuyzen, M., Charmant, J. P. H. & James, S., 15 Sep 2008, In : Inorganic Chemistry. 47, 18, p. 8367-8379 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Silver
silver
benzene-1,4-diphosphonic acid