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Ruth Patchett


PhD: 2012 - 2016

Coordination chemistry of N-heterocyclic carbene and thione functionalised calix[4]arene ligands

Destination: Royal Society of Chemistry Education Coordinator for the Midlands.
2015: Presentation Prize – Department of Chemistry Postgraduate Symposium

Twitter: @RuthPatchett1


  1. R. Patchett, R. C. Knighton, J. D. Mattock, A. Vargas and A. B. Chaplin. Potassium Binding Adjacent to Cationic Transition Metal Fragments: Unusual Heterobimetallic Adducts of a Calix[4]arene-Based Thione Ligand. Inorg. Chem. 2017, 56, 14345 – 14350.
  2. R. Patchett and A. B. Chaplin.Coordination chemistry of a calix[4]arene-based NHC ligand: Dinuclear complexes and comparison to IiPr2Me2. Dalton Trans. 2016, 45, 8945 - 8955.