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Baptiste Leforestier

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Research

PhD student investigating the synthesis and applications of iridium complexes of phosphine-based macrocyclic and interlocked ligands.

ORCID = 0000-0001-8547-6021

Background

2016 – present: ERC funded studentship.
2015: Industrial placement (6 months), Novartis, Basel.
2014: Internship (3 months), Shipman group, Univeristy of Warwick.

2012 – 2014: Master's degrees, ENSIACET / University Paul Sabatier, Toulouse.

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Contact

Email: b.leforestier.1(at)warwick.ac.uk

Publications and contributions to symposia

  1. M. R. Gyton, B. Leforestier and A. B. Chaplin. Rhodium(III) and Iridium(III) Complexes of a NHC-Based Macrocycle: Persistent Weak Agostic Interactions and Reactions with Dihydrogen. Organometallics, in the press.
  2. B. Leforestier, M. R. Gyton and A. B. Chaplin. Synthesis and coordination chemistry of macrocyclic phosphine-based pincer ligands. Dalton 2018 – A Joint Meeting of Dalton Division Interest Groups, Coventry, UK, 2018.
  3. S. L. Apps, R. E. Alflatt, B. Leforestier, C. M. Storey and A. B. Chaplin. Divergent stereoisomers of molybdenum carbonyl complexes of NHC-based pincer ligands. Polyhedron 2018, 143, 57 – 61 (Pincer ligands and their applications special edition).
  4. B. Leforestier and M. Vögtle. Synlett 2016, 27, 1957 - 1962.