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EPSRC Support by Research Area in Synthetic Organic Chemistry

Research areas are used to describe EPSRC's portfolio of excellent long term research and high quality postgraduate training.

Grants are classified using one or more research areas. All the grants listed below have some relevance to this research area. The value of the investment is the total awarded by EPSRC and does not reflect the proportion assigned to this research area.

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Grant TitlePrincipal
Investigator
OrganisationDepartmentTotal Grant
Value (£)
A Holistic Doctoral Training Centre for Chemical SynthesisBooker-Milburn, Professor KIUniversity of BristolChemistry 8,086,497
A Unified, Practical Synthesis of Five-Membered Aromatic HeterocyclesAnderson, Professor EAUniversity of OxfordOxford Chemistry 350,250
AA-STARR: Aromatic Amine Synthesis by Tapping Aminium Radical ReactivityMarsden, Professor SPUniversity of LeedsSch of Chemistry 402,890
alpha-Arylation and alpha-Vinylation of Enolates: New Reactivity from the Urea LinkageClayden, Professor JUniversity of BristolChemistry 231,446
An Investigation of Multicomponent Azole Chemistry within a Generational System for the Expression the Canonical Genetic StructuresPowner, Dr MWUCLChemistry 970,490
Asymmetric Catalytic PhotochemistrySmith, Dr CUniversity of ReadingChemistry 99,389
Automating the Synthetic Chemistry Landscape in Bristol: Accelerating Impact and ApplicationAggarwal, Professor VKUniversity of BristolChemistry 766,927
Autonomous Discovery of Functional Small MoleculesNelson, Professor ASUniversity of LeedsSch of Chemistry 1,245,808
Axonium ions - a new tool for organocatalysis and molecular recognition.Knipe, Dr P CQueen's University of BelfastSch of Chemistry and Chemical Eng 99,123
Cast iron catalysis: New catalytic protocols for carbon-phosphorus bond synthesisWebster, Dr RUniversity of BathChemistry 1,062,652
Catalytic Asymmetric Dearomative SpirocyclisationsTaylor, Professor RUniversity of YorkChemistry 345,580
Catalytic C-H Activation of Aliphatic AminesGaunt, Professor MUniversity of CambridgeChemistry 642,774
Catalytic chemistry for methanol oxidation: a study into mechanism and utilityDonohoe, Professor TUniversity of OxfordOxford Chemistry 980,230
Catalytic Synthesis and Functionalisation of a Universal Aryl-Sulfur IntermediateBall, Dr LUniversity of NottinghamSch of Chemistry 100,733
C-H Functionalisation of Cyclic Ethers: New Routes to 3-D Fragments, Scaffolds and PharmaceuticalsO'Brien, Professor PUniversity of YorkChemistry 453,038
C-H functionalisation of saturated nitrogen heterocycles, building blocks for drug discoveryColdham, Professor IUniversity of SheffieldChemistry 348,643
CO2Chem Network: Establishing the UK as World Leaders in Carbon Dioxide UtilisationStyring, Professor PUniversity of SheffieldChemical & Biological Engineering 253,037
Complex made simple: Enantioselective radical cascades mediated by SmI2Procter, Professor DJUniversity of Manchester, TheChemistry 543,719
Concise Syntheses of the Meroterpenoids: Facilitating the Discovery of New Classes of PharmaceuticalsBarrett, Professor TImperial College LondonDept of Chemistry 444,656
Copper and rhodium catalyzed dynamic kinetic asymmetric transformationsFletcher, Professor SPUniversity of OxfordOxford Chemistry 332,835
Counter-ion Directed Enantioselective Approaches to Axially Chiral MaterialsSmith, Professor MDUniversity of OxfordOxford Chemistry 687,920
Developing Continuous Electroorganic Catalysis - It's Got PotentialMorrill, Dr L CCardiff UniversityChemistry 395,968
Dial-a-macrocycle: a SuRE way to access macrocyclic peptidesUnsworth, Dr W PUniversity of YorkChemistry 99,922
Dial-a-Molecule Grand Challenge Network, Phase IIIWhitby, Professor RJUniversity of SouthamptonSchool of Chemistry 254,038
DIAL-A-TERPENE: NEW CHEMICAL PROTOCOLS ALLOWING FOR THE ITERATIVE SYNTHESIS OF TERPENOIDSBraddock, Dr DCImperial College LondonDept of Chemistry 370,464
Doctoral Training Centre in Sustainable Chemical TechnologiesDavidson, Professor MGUniversity of BathChemistry 7,492,223
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Chemical SynthesisBooker-Milburn, Professor KIUniversity of BristolChemistry 5,268,179
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Sustainable Chemical TechnologiesDavidson, Professor MGUniversity of BathChemistry 4,567,298
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Sustainable ChemistryMoody, Professor CJUniversity of NottinghamSch of Chemistry 5,282,600
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Synthesis for Biology and MedicineDixon, Professor DJUniversity of OxfordOxford Chemistry 4,811,855
EPSRC-GSK Chair in Sustainable ChemistryLicence, Professor PUniversity of NottinghamSch of Chemistry 1,114,553
FUNCTION THROUGH CHIRALITY IN ORGANIC ELECTRONIC MATERIALS AND DEVICESFuchter, Dr MJImperial College LondonDept of Chemistry 1,584,212
High Intensity High Sensitivity X-ray DiffactionSchroder, Professor MUniversity of Manchester, TheChemistry 1,078,365
Iron-Catalysed Oxygenation with O2Xiao, Professor JUniversity of LiverpoolChemistry 349,398
'Last step' enzymatic [18F]-labelling of peptides for Positron Emission Tomography (PET)O'Hagan, Professor DUniversity of St AndrewsChemistry 341,488
'Last step' enzymatic [18F]-labelling of peptides for Positron Emission Tomography (PET)Zanda, Professor MUniversity of AberdeenSchool of Medical Sciences 77,673
Long-lived Nuclear Hyperpolarization of Methyl GroupsLevitt, Professor MHUniversity of SouthamptonSchool of Chemistry 708,512
Mapping Pathways in Photo-Catalytic Cycles using Ultrafast SpectroscopyOrr-Ewing, Professor AUniversity of BristolChemistry 672,361
Merging Photoredox and Ruthenium Catalysis for new C-H Activation ChemistryGreaney, Professor MUniversity of Manchester, TheChemistry 393,446
Merging Photoredox with 1,2-Boronate Rearrangements: New Opportunities for Rapid Increase in Molecular ComplexityAggarwal, Professor VKUniversity of BristolChemistry 705,116
Metal-free couplings for molecules, materials and bioactive targetsProcter, Professor DJUniversity of Manchester, TheChemistry 1,146,757
Molecular assembly of spintronic circuits with DNAArdavan, Professor AUniversity of OxfordOxford Physics 1,772,989
Molecular assembly of spintronic circuits with DNAWinpenny, Professor REUniversity of Manchester, TheChemistry 470,129
Molecular Endofullerenes: Nanoscale dipoles, rotors and oscillatorsMoriarty, Professor PJUniversity of NottinghamSch of Physics & Astronomy 314,538
Molecular Endofullerenes: Nanoscale dipoles, rotors and oscillatorsLevitt, Professor MHUniversity of SouthamptonSchool of Chemistry 826,422
New catalytic modes for carbon-carbon bond forming reactionsDonohoe, Professor TUniversity of OxfordOxford Chemistry 348,783
New Frontiers in Transition Metal Free SynthesisWilden, Dr JDUCLChemistry 345,140
New Strategies to Nitrogen Heterocycles by Alkyne Functionalisation/6pi-ElectrocyclisationHarrity, Professor JPAUniversity of SheffieldChemistry 325,040
Nucleophilic Alkaline Earth Boryls: From Conception and Theory to ApplicationHill, Professor MSUniversity of BathChemistry 1,277,229
Organocatalytic Fluorinations with Fluoride SaltsGouverneur, Professor VUniversity of OxfordOxford Chemistry 490,222
Overseas Travel Grant: From Dendralenes to Antimicrobial Decalins (Visit to Research School of Chemistry, Australian National University)Clarke, Dr PAUniversity of YorkChemistry 11,682
Partially fluorinated alkyl motifs for pharmaceuticals and agrochemicals researchO'Hagan, Professor DUniversity of St AndrewsChemistry 424,425
Photo-Electro: Transforming Chemical Synthesis, Discovery and ManufactureGeorge, Professor MUniversity of NottinghamSch of Chemistry 6,486,390
Rapid Online Analysis of Reactions (ROAR)Hii, Professor KK(Imperial College LondonDept of Chemistry 2,757,688
RS Fellow - EPSRC grant (2014): Application of Tandem Non-Covalent Interactions to the Development of New Enantioselective ReactionsPhipps, Dr RJUniversity of CambridgeChemistry 307,997
Spiroclip Technology: from Catalogue to Spirocycle in One StepUnsworth, Dr W PUniversity of YorkChemistry 367,413
Spirocycles, Carbocycles and Heterocycles: Unified Routes via Catalyst SelectionTaylor, Professor RUniversity of YorkChemistry 413,899
Synthesis and Biology of ProstanoidsAggarwal, Professor VKUniversity of BristolChemistry 1,061,277
Synthesis and characterisation of DNA adducts derived from the bracken toxin ptaquiloside.Williams, Dr DUniversity of SheffieldChemistry 354,312
Synthesis of the RNA polymerase inhibitor tagetitoxinPorter, Dr MJUCLChemistry 389,768
Tandem organocatalysis for the bi-functional modification of proteinsFascione, Dr M AUniversity of YorkChemistry 100,609
The Realisation of Fragment-Oriented SynthesisMarsden, Professor SPUniversity of LeedsSch of Chemistry 574,490
Transmission Electron Microscopy: Essential Support for Materials SynthesisAbell, Professor CUniversity of CambridgeChemistry 1,932,306

Total Number of Grants: 63
Total Value of Grants: £76,515,817

The grant value may include the cost of access to facilities (these funds are not awarded to the grant holding organisation).