Publications - 2016


*50. “Drug Delivery and Controlled Release from Biocompatible Metal-Organic Frameworks using Mechanical Amorphization”

C. Orellana-Tavra, R. J. Marshall, E. F. Baxter, I. Abanades Lazaro, A. Tao, A. K. Cheetham, R. S. Forgan* and D. Fairen-Jimenez

J. Mater. Chem. B 2016, 4, 7697-7707.


*49. “Postsynthetic Modification of Zirconium Metal-Organic Frameworks”

R. J. Marshall and R. S. Forgan*

Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2016, 4310–4331.


Invited article for cluster issue "Metal-Organic Frameworks – Heading Towards Application".

Most accessed article in Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. in 2017 and 2018.

Cited over 50 times.

*48. “Stereoselective Halogenation of Integral Unsaturated C-C Bonds in Chemically and Mechanically Robust Zr and Hf MOFs”

R. J. Marshall, S. L. Griffin, C. Wilson and R. S. Forgan*

Chem. Eur. J. 2016, 22, 4870–4877.


Selected as a Hot Paper.

*47. “Amino Acids as Highly Efficient Modulators for Single Crystals of Zirconium and Hafnium Metal-Organic Frameworks”

R. J. Marshall, C. L. Hobday, C. F. Murphie, S. L. Griffin, C. A. Morrison, S. A. Moggach and R. S. Forgan*

J. Mater. Chem. A 2016, 4, 6955–6963.


Invited article for the Emerging Investigators Issue 2016.

*46. “A Computation and Experimental Approach Linking Disorder, High-Pressure Behaviour, and Mechanical Properties in UiO Frameworks”

C. L. Hobday, R. J. Marshall, C. F. Murphie, J. Sotelo, T. Richards, D. Allan, T. Düren, F. –X. Coudert, R. S. Forgan*, C. A. Morrison, S. A. Moggach and T. D. Bennett

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2016, 55, 2401–2405.


45. “Solvent Extraction of Copper: An Extractive Metallurgy Exercise for Undergraduate Teaching Laboratories”

I. A. Smellie, R. S. Forgan, C. Brodie, J. S. Gavine, L. Harris, D. Houston, A. D. Hoyland, R. P. McCaughan, A. J. Miller, L. Wilson and F. Woodhall

J. Chem. Educ. 2016, 93, 362–367.


*44. “Postsynthetic Bromination of UiO-66 Analogues: Altering Linker Flexibility and Mechanical Compliance”

R. J. Marshall, T. Richards, C. L. Hobday, C. F. Murphie, C. Wilson, S. Moggach, T. D. Bennett and R. S. Forgan*

Dalton Trans. 2016, 45, 4132–4135.


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