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Research interests

Research in the group addresses several aspects of heteroborane chemistry.  In general terms we are involved with the synthesis of new heteroborane compounds, particularly metallacarboranes, in their spectroscopic and structural characterisation and in studies of their isomerisations and reactivity.  Specific areas of current interest include (but are not limited to) the chemistry of supraicosahedral heteroboranes, bis(carboranes), nitrosocarboranes and non-Wadian metallacarboranes.  We also have an interest in identifying and understanding aspects of heteroborane structure which we address both experimentally (via the synthesis and study of new compounds) and by analysing established structures in the Cambridge Structural Database.

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Research Output

Bis(phosphine)hydridorhodacarborane Derivatives of 1,1′-Bis(ortho-carborane) and their Catalysis of Alkene Isomerization and the Hydrosilylation of Acetophenone

Chan, A. P. Y., Parkinson, J. A., Rosair, G. M. & Welch, A. J., 3 Feb 2020, In : Inorganic Chemistry. 59, 3, p. 2011-2023 13 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Do Gold(III) Complexes Form Hydrogen Bonds? An Exploration of Au(III) Dicarboranyl Chemistry

Bochmann, M., Chambrier, I., Hughes, D. L., Jeans, R. J., Welch, A. J. & Budzelaar, P. H. M., 16 Jan 2020, In : Chemistry - A European Journal. 26, 4, p. 939-947 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Exopolyhedral Ligand Orientation controls Diastereoisomer in Mixed-metal Bis(carboranes)

Chan, A., Rosair, G. M. & Welch, A. J., 24 Jan 2020, In : Molecules. 25, 3, 519.

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The Lewis acidity of borylcarboranes

Benton, A., Watson, J. D., Mansell, S. M., Rosair, G. M. & Welch, A. J., 1 Feb 2020, In : Journal of Organometallic Chemistry. 907, 121057.

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Unique triple ruthenacarborane cluster

Jones, J., Robertson, A., Rosair, G. M. & Welch, A. J., 30 Sep 2020, In : Russian Chemical Bulletin. 69, 8, p. 1594-1597 4 p.

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  • Prizes

    Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh

    Welch, Alan Jeffrey (Recipient), 2004

    Prize: Election to learned society

    Activities

    • 5 Invited talk
    • 4 Other
    • 2 Editorial activity

    Applied Sciences (Journal)

    Alan Jeffrey Welch (Editorial board member)

    2019 → …

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity

    The Enhanced Structural Carborane Effect

    Alan Jeffrey Welch (Speaker)

    5 Sep 2016

    Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

    Some Recent and New Chemistry of Bis(o-Carborane)

    Alan Jeffrey Welch (Speaker)

    17 Dec 2015

    Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk