Synthetic Medicinal Carbohydrate Chemistry PhD in the area of Glycomimetics.
Dr P Murphy
1 April 2019
The successful candidate will work on a project concerned with the design and synthesis of glycomimetics. Specifically they will synthesize complex target molecules designed against various targets such as galectin-8 and siglec-8 involved in asthma and some forms of inflammation/cancer.
Twisted Aromatic Molecules for Energy Applications
Dr I Wright
1 February 2020
This interdisciplinary project will involve the synthesis of twisted polyaromatic hydrocarbons with functionality suitable for organic solar cells and energy storage applications.
Decision making through artificial chemical intelligence
Dr J Slattery, Prof I J S Fairlamb
Applications accepted all year round
Automation will transform the chemical landscape. Powerful robotic platforms can perform reactions or analyses much more rapidly than traditional approaches.1 Ever faster computers allow huge numbers of molecules to be studied in an automated way using computational chemistry.