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Researcher: Amos, RIJ (Dr Ruth Amos)

Fields of Research

Separation Science
Quantum Chemistry
Free Radical Chemistry
Organic Chemical Synthesis
f-Block Chemistry
Physical Organic Chemistry
Organometallic Chemistry
Biomolecular Modelling and Design

Research Objectives

Expanding Knowledge in the Chemical Sciences
Hydrogen Production from Renewable Energy
Infectious Diseases
Organic Industrial Chemicals (excl. Resins, Rubber and Plastics)

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A mechanistic study on the oxidation of hydrazides: application to the tuberculosis drug isoniazid; Chemical Communications
Acyl radical addition to benzene and related systems - a computational study; Tetrahedron
Acyl radical addition to pyridine: multiorbital interactions; Tetrahedron
Annulation of pyrrole: application to the synthesis of indolizidine alkaloids; Tetrahedron
Hydrogen from formic acid through its selective disproportionation over sodium germanate—a non-transition-metal catalysis system; Angewandte Chemie International Edition
Hydrogen from formic acid via its selective disproportionation over nanodomain-modified zeolites; ACS Catalysis
Hydrogen-atom abstraction from a model amino acid: dependence on the attacking radical; The Journal of Physical Chemistry B
Lanthanide Complexes of Modified Calix[4]pyrrolides; International Symposium on Homogeneous Catalysis, ISHC-XVI
Lanthanide metal complexes of modified calix[4]pyrrolides; PacifiChem 2005
Mechanistic investigation of the oxidation of hydrazides: implications for the activation of the TB drug isoniazid; Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry
Nucleophilic Acyl Substitution of Acyl Diimides; Journal of Organic Chemistry
Prediction of retention in hydrophilic interaction liquid chromatography using solute molecular descriptors based on chemical structures; Journal of Chromatography A
Rapid method development in hydrophilic interaction liquid chromatography for pharmaceutical analysis using a combination of quantitative structure−retention relationships and design of experiments; Analytical Chemistry
Retention prediction of low molecular weight anions in ion chromatography based on quantitative structure-retention relationships applied to the linear solvent strength model; Journal of Chromatography A
Retention Time Prediction Based on Molecular Structure in Pharmaceutical Method Development: A Perspective; LCGC North America
Reversible Sm(III)/Sm(II) Redox Chemistry of an Organosamarium(III) Complex; Organometallics
Towards a chromatographic similarity index to establish localized quantitative structure-retention models for retention prediction: Use of retention factor ratio; Journal of Chromatography A

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision