Matthew G Davidson

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Affiliation: University of Bath
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Group 4 initiators for the stereoselective ROP of rac-β-butyrolactone and its copolymerization with rac-lactide
    Ben J Jeffery
    Department of Chemistry, University of Bath, Claverton Down, Bath, BA2 7AY, UK
    Chem Commun (Camb) 47:12328-30. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Unprecedented participation of a four-coordinate hydrogen atom in the cubane core of lithium and sodium phenolates
    David M Cousins
    Centre for Sustainable Chemical Technologies, Department of Chemistry, University of Bath, Claverton Down, Bath, BA2 7AY, UK
    Chem Commun (Camb) 49:11809-11. 2013
  3. pmc Bioprospecting the thermal waters of the Roman baths: isolation of oleaginous species and analysis of the FAME profile for biodiesel production
    Holly D Smith-Bädorf
    Department of Biology and Biochemistry, University of Bath, Bath, BA2 7AY, UK
    AMB Express 3:9. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Exploiting σ/π coordination isomerism to prepare homologous organoalkali metal (Li, Na, K) monomers with identical ligand sets
    Matthew G Davidson
    Department of Chemistry, University of Bath, Bath, BA2 7AY, UK
    Chemistry 17:3364-9. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Structural diversity in polyamine Lewis base stabilised lithium aryloxides
    David M Cousins
    Department of Chemistry, University of Bath, Bath, UK BA2 7AY
    Dalton Trans 39:8203-9. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Synthesis and structural characterization of group 4 metal alkoxide complexes of N,N,N',N'-tetrakis(2-hydroxyethyl)ethylenediamine and their use as initiators in the ring-opening polymerization (ROP) of rac-lactide under industrially relevant conditions
    Christopher J Chuck
    Department of Chemistry, University of Bath, Claverton Down, Bath BA2 7AY, United Kingdom
    Inorg Chem 52:10804-11. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Group 4 salalen complexes for the production and degradation of polylactide
    Emma L Whitelaw
    Department of Chemistry, University of Bath, Claverton Down, Bath, BA2 7AY, UK
    Chem Commun (Camb) 47:10004-6. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Polyamine-stabilized sodium aryloxides: simple initiators for the ring-opening polymerization of rac-lactide
    Beatriz Calvo
    Department of Chemistry, University of Bath, Claverton Down, Bath BA2 7AY, UK
    Inorg Chem 50:3589-95. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Exploiting the reversible covalent bonding of boronic acids: recognition, sensing, and assembly
    Steven D Bull
    Department of Chemistry, University of Bath, Bath BA2 7AY UK
    Acc Chem Res 46:312-26. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Tris(2-dimethylaminoethyl)amine: a simple new tripodal polyamine ligand for Group 1 metals
    David M Cousins
    Department of Chemistry, University of Bath, Bath, UK BA2 7AY
    Dalton Trans 39:8278-80. 2010

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  1. ncbi request reprint Group 4 initiators for the stereoselective ROP of rac-β-butyrolactone and its copolymerization with rac-lactide
    Ben J Jeffery
    Department of Chemistry, University of Bath, Claverton Down, Bath, BA2 7AY, UK
    Chem Commun (Camb) 47:12328-30. 2011
    ..In this paper we demonstrate the utility of Group 4 metals for the well-controlled and stereoselective (syndiotactic) ring opening polymerization (ROP) of rac-β-butyrolactone (BBL) and their ability to form copolymers...
  2. doi request reprint Unprecedented participation of a four-coordinate hydrogen atom in the cubane core of lithium and sodium phenolates
    David M Cousins
    Centre for Sustainable Chemical Technologies, Department of Chemistry, University of Bath, Claverton Down, Bath, BA2 7AY, UK
    Chem Commun (Camb) 49:11809-11. 2013
    ..Metalation of an ammonium tris(phenol) ligand affords new lithium/sodium derivatives having central pseudocubane motifs in which one of the metallic positions is replaced by a four-coordinate hydrogen atom. ..
  3. pmc Bioprospecting the thermal waters of the Roman baths: isolation of oleaginous species and analysis of the FAME profile for biodiesel production
    Holly D Smith-Bädorf
    Department of Biology and Biochemistry, University of Bath, Bath, BA2 7AY, UK
    AMB Express 3:9. 2013
    ..laminosus, 37.8% fully saturated FAMEs). The maximum productivity of all the isolates was not determined in the current work and will require further effort to optimise key variables such as light intensity and media composition...
  4. doi request reprint Exploiting σ/π coordination isomerism to prepare homologous organoalkali metal (Li, Na, K) monomers with identical ligand sets
    Matthew G Davidson
    Department of Chemistry, University of Bath, Bath, BA2 7AY, UK
    Chemistry 17:3364-9. 2011
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  5. ncbi request reprint Structural diversity in polyamine Lewis base stabilised lithium aryloxides
    David M Cousins
    Department of Chemistry, University of Bath, Bath, UK BA2 7AY
    Dalton Trans 39:8203-9. 2010
    ..Meanwhile, the TMEDA and PMDETA derivatives of the sterically hindered 2,6-di-tert-butyl-4-methylphenol exhibit a rare monomeric structural motifs, which appears to remain unaltered in C(6)D(6) solution...
  6. ncbi request reprint Synthesis and structural characterization of group 4 metal alkoxide complexes of N,N,N',N'-tetrakis(2-hydroxyethyl)ethylenediamine and their use as initiators in the ring-opening polymerization (ROP) of rac-lactide under industrially relevant conditions
    Christopher J Chuck
    Department of Chemistry, University of Bath, Claverton Down, Bath BA2 7AY, United Kingdom
    Inorg Chem 52:10804-11. 2013
    ..Polymerization kinetics were monitored in real time using FT-IR spectroscopy with a diamond composite insertion probe and Ti4(TOEED)(O(i)Pr)12 was demonstrated to convert over 95% of the rac-LA within 160 min. ..
  7. doi request reprint Group 4 salalen complexes for the production and degradation of polylactide
    Emma L Whitelaw
    Department of Chemistry, University of Bath, Claverton Down, Bath, BA2 7AY, UK
    Chem Commun (Camb) 47:10004-6. 2011
    ..The use of these catalysts for potential recycling applications is discussed...
  8. doi request reprint Polyamine-stabilized sodium aryloxides: simple initiators for the ring-opening polymerization of rac-lactide
    Beatriz Calvo
    Department of Chemistry, University of Bath, Claverton Down, Bath BA2 7AY, UK
    Inorg Chem 50:3589-95. 2011
    ..However, during the course of the polymerization reactions intrachain and stereorandom transesterification side-reactions were observed under some of the experimental conditions tested...
  9. ncbi request reprint Exploiting the reversible covalent bonding of boronic acids: recognition, sensing, and assembly
    Steven D Bull
    Department of Chemistry, University of Bath, Bath BA2 7AY UK
    Acc Chem Res 46:312-26. 2013
    ..This Account gives an overview of research published about boronic acids over the last 5 years. We hope that this Account will inspire others to continue the work on boronic acids and reversible covalent chemistry...
  10. ncbi request reprint Tris(2-dimethylaminoethyl)amine: a simple new tripodal polyamine ligand for Group 1 metals
    David M Cousins
    Department of Chemistry, University of Bath, Bath, UK BA2 7AY
    Dalton Trans 39:8278-80. 2010
    ....