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Spectroscopic insight on impact of environment on natural photoprotectants
A.L. Whittock, X. Ding, X.E. Ramirez Barker, N. Auckloo, R.A. Sellers, J.M. Woolley, K. Tamareselvy, M. Vincendet, C. Corre, E. Pickwell-MacPherson and V.G. Stavros.
Chem Sci, Accepted
Synergic photoprotection of phenolic compounds present in tomato fruit cuticle: a spectroscopic investigation in solution
A.G. Moreno, J.M. Woolley, E. Domínguez, A. de Cózar, A. Heredia and V.G. Stavros
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 25 (2023) 12791
A Concerted Redox- and Light-Activated Agent for Controlled Multimodal Therapy against Hypoxic Cancer Cells
Jiangping Lieu, Andrew W. Prentice, Guy J. Clarkson, Jack M. Woolley, Vasilios G. Stavros, Martin J. Paterson, and Peter J. Sadler
Adv Mater, (2023), 2210363.
Dephasing dynamics across local vibrational modes and crystalline environments
T.J. Keat, D.J.L. Coxon, M. Staniforth, M.W. Dale, V.G. Stavros, M.E. Newton and J. Lloyd-Hughes
Phys. Rev. Lett., 129 (2022) 237401
Insight into the Photodynamics of Photostabilizer Molecules
Temitope T. Abiola, Benjamin Rioux, Sharanjit Johal, Matthieu M. Mention, Fanny Brunissen, Jack M. Woolley, Florent Allais, and Vasilios G. Stavros
JPCA, 126, 45, 2022
Zigzag HgTe Nanowires Modify the Electron–Phonon Interaction in Chirality-Refined Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes
Z. Hu, B. Breeze, R.J. Kashtiban, J. Sloan, J. Lloyd-Hughes
ACS Nano, 2022.
Investigating the Ultrafast Dynamics and Long-Term Photostability of an Isomer Pair, Usujirene and Palythene, from the Mycosporine-like Amino Acid Family
A.L. Whittock, J.M Woolley, N. Auckloo, C.Corre and V.G. Stavros
Molecules, 27, 2022.
Intramolecular thiomaleimide [2 + 2] photocycloadditions: stereoselective control for disulfide stapling and observation of excited state intermediates by transient absorption spectroscopy
R. Malde, M.A. Parkes, M. Staniforth, J.M. Woolley, V.G. Stavros, V. Chudasama, H.H. Fielding, J.R. Baker
Chem Sci. 13, 2022.
New Equipment Added
WCUS now has access to a LCS-100 Solar Simulator. This simulator will provide an equivalent of 1 sun irradiance across the UV and visible spectrum matching that of the Sun. To use this equipment in your studies please contact Jack our platform manager, to discuss about your needs.