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PhD projects

Fluorescent Probes
Photochromic Molecular Materials
Molecular Sensors
Polyoxometalate Synthesis and Structural Chemistry


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Research interests

We are a synthetic research group with broad interests spanning inorganic and organic chemistry. Our focus is currently on the development of new molecules with fluorescent, photochromic and sensing properties. We have numerous PhD positions available for suitably qualified individuals with a passion for undertaking creative and innovative chemical research. Interest in translating fundamental findings towards technologically relevant applications is highly desirable.

PhD project 1 - Smart Materials for Mineral Beneficiation  

PhD project 2 - Photochromic Molecular Materials 

PhD project 3 - Fluorescent Probes for Molecular Dynamics 

PhD project 4 - Molecular Cages for Sensing Applications 

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy

Research area keywords

  • Polyoxometalates
  • POMs
  • fluorescence
  • Synthesis
  • Inorganic
  • Organic
  • Materials
  • Technology
  • Chemistry

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