Publications

The synthesis of a monodisperse quaternary ferrite (FeCoCrO4) from the hot injection thermolysis of the single source precursor [CrCoFeO(O2CtBu)6(HO2CtBu)3].
Dalton Trans 2017 Dec 8. Epub 2017 Dec 8.
School of Chemistry, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK. and The Photon Science Institute, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK.

An Extensive Family of Heterometallic Titanium(IV)-Metal(III) Rings with Structure Control through Templates.
Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 2017 Oct 22;56(44):13629-13632. Epub 2017 Sep 22.
The School of Chemistry, The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK.

Quartz Crystal Microbalance Assay of Clinical Calcinosis Samples and Their Synthetic Models Differentiates the Efficacy of Chelation-Based Treatments.
ACS Appl Mater Interfaces 2017 Aug 15;9(33):27544-27552. Epub 2017 Aug 15.
Manchester Institute of Biotechnology, University of Manchester , 131 Princess Street, Manchester, M1 7DN, U.K.


On Approaching the Limit of Molecular Magnetic Anisotropy: A Near-Perfect Pentagonal Bipyramidal Dysprosium(III) Single-Molecule Magnet.
Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 2016 Dec 22;55(52):16071-16074. Epub 2016 Nov 22.
Frontier Institute of Science and Technology (FIST), State Key Laboratory of Mechanical Behavior of Materials and MOE Key Laboratory for Nonequilibrium Synthesis and Modulation of Condensed Matter, Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an, 710054, P.R. China.

Heterodimers of heterometallic rings.
Dalton Trans 2016 Oct;45(42):16610-16615
School of Chemistry and Photon Science Institute, The University of Manchester, Oxford Road. M13 9PL, Manchester, UK.

[CrF(O2 C(t) Bu)2 ]9 : Synthesis and Characterization of a Regular Homometallic Ring with an Odd Number of Metal Centers and Electrons.
Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 2016 Jul 13;55(31):8856-9. Epub 2016 Jun 13.
School of Chemistry and Photon Science Institute, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, M20 4NZ, UK.

A modular design of molecular qubits to implement universal quantum gates.
Nat Commun 2016 Apr 25;7:11377. Epub 2016 Apr 25.
School of Chemistry and Photon Science Institute, The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK.



Electronic Structure of a Mixed-Metal Fluoride-Centered Triangle Complex: A Potential Qubit Component.
Inorg Chem 2015 Dec 4;54(24):12019-26. Epub 2015 Dec 4.
School of Chemistry and Photon Science Institute, The University of Manchester , Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, United Kingdom.


Systematic Study of a Family of Butterfly-Like {M2Ln2} Molecular Magnets (M = Mg(II), Mn(III), Co(II), Ni(II), and Cu(II); Ln = Y(III), Gd(III), Tb(III), Dy(III), Ho(III), and Er(III)).
Inorg Chem 2015 Jun 27;54(12):5930-41. Epub 2015 May 27.
School of Chemistry and Photon Science Institute, The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, United Kingdom.

Direct measurement of dysprosium(III)···dysprosium(III) interactions in a single-molecule magnet.
Nat Commun 2014 Oct 13;5:5243. Epub 2014 Oct 13.
School of Chemistry and Photon Science Institute, The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK.


The coordination chemistry of tartronic acid with copper: magnetic studies of a quasi-equilateral tricopper triangle.
Dalton Trans 2014 Jan;43(2):656-62
Department of Inorganic and Analytical Chemistry, University of Geneva, 30 quai Ernest Ansermet, CH 1211 Geneva 4, Switzerland.





Chromium chains as polydentate fluoride ligands for lanthanides.
Chem Commun (Camb) 2011 Jun 6;47(22):6251-3. Epub 2011 May 6.
The Lewis Magnetism Laboratory, School of Chemistry and Photon Science Institute, The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, UK M13 9PL.


Harnessing the extracellular bacterial production of nanoscale cobalt ferrite with exploitable magnetic properties.
ACS Nano 2009 Jul 9;3(7):1922-8. Epub 2009 Jun 9.
School of Earth, Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences and Williamson Research Centre for Molecular Environmental Science, University of Manchester, Manchester, M13 9PL, U.K.

Engineering the coupling between molecular spin qubits by coordination chemistry.
Nat Nanotechnol 2009 Mar 1;4(3):173-8. Epub 2009 Feb 1.
The Lewis Magnetism Laboratory, School of Chemistry, The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK.

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