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C-H Activation of Cyclopropanes

  • Full or part time
  • Application Deadline
    Thursday, August 01, 2019
  • Self-Funded PhD Students Only
    Self-Funded PhD Students Only

Project Description

Cyclopropane rings are an important ring system in a number of pharmaceutical drugs. The project will look at C-H activation of cyclopropane rings to make new C-C bonds. A range of metals will be looked at in order to activate the carbon-hydrogen bond.

Entry requirements

Applicants should have, or expect to achieve, at least a 2:1 Honours degree (or equivalent) in a related subject.

A relevant Master's degree and / or experience in related subject would be an advantage.

All students must also meet the minimum English Language requirements: https://www.lboro.ac.uk/international/apply/english-language-requirements/

How to apply

All applications are made online, please select the school/department name under the programme name section and include the quote reference number.

https://www.lboro.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/apply/research-applications/

Funding Notes

This is an open call for candidates who are sponsored or who have their own funding. If you do not have funding, you may still apply, however Institutional funding is not guaranteed. Outstanding candidates (UK/EU/International) without funding will be considered for funding opportunities which may become available in the School.

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