Lee Cronin


Gardiner Chair of Chemistry
School of Chemistry
University of Glasgow
E-mail: Lee.Cronin@glasgow.ac.uk
Page: http://www.chem.gla.ac.uk/cronin/

Fields of interest: 

Synthesis and Self Assembly

Molecular Devices and Complex Chemical Systems.


Recent publications:

F. Cui, S. Li, C. Jia, J. S. Mathieson, L. Cronin, X.-J. Yang, B. Wu:
Anion-Dependent Formation of Helicates versus Mesocates of Triple-Stranded M(2)L(3) (M = Fe(2+), Cu(2+)) Complexes,
Inorg. Chem., Vol. 51, (2012), pp. 179-187.

L. Vilà-Nadal, S. G. Mitchell, D. L. Long, A. Rodríguez-Fortea, X. López, J. M. Poblet , L. Cronin:
Exploring the rotational isomerism in non-classical Wells–Dawson anions {W18X}: a combined theoretical and mass spectrometry study,
Dalton Trans., (2012), Advanced article.

R. Tsunashima, C. Richmond, L. Cronin:
Exploring the mobility of nanoscale polyoxometalates using gel electrophoresis,
Chemical Science, Vol. 3, (2012), pp. 343-348.

T. McGlone, J. Thiel, C. Streb, D.-L. Long, L. Cronin:
An unprecedented silver-decavanadate dimer investigated using ion-mobility mass spectrometry,
Chem Comm, Vol. 48, (2012), pp. 359-361.

J. Thiel, D. Yang, M. H. Rosnes, X. Liu, C. Yvon, S. E. Kelly, Y.-F. Song, D.-L. Long, L. Cronin:
Observing the Hierarchical Self-Assembly and Architectural Bistability of Hybrid Molecular Metal Oxides Using Ion-Mobility Mass Spectrometry,
Angew Chem, Vol. 123, (2011), pp. 9033-9037.

C. Musumeci, M. H. Rosnes, F. Giannazzo, M. D. Symes, L. Cronin, B. Pignataro:
Smart High-k Nanodielectrics Using Solid Supported Polyoxometalate-Rich Nanostructures,
ACS Nano, Vol. 5, (2011), pp. 9992-9999.

H. N. Miras, H. Zang, D.-L. Long, L. Cronin:
Direct Synthesis and Mass Spectroscopic Observation of the {M40} Polyoxothiometalate Wheel,
Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., Vol. 33, (2011), pp. 5105–5111.

L. Vila-Nadal, S. G. Mitchell, A. Rodriguez-Fortea, H. N. Miras, L. Cronin, J. M. Poblet:
Connecting Theory with Experiment to Understand the Initial Nucleation Steps of Heteropolyoxometalate Clusters,
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., Vol. 13, (2011), pp. 20136-20145.

G. J. T. Cooper, P. J. Kitson, R. S. Winter, M. Zagnoni, D.-L. Long, L. Cronin:
Modular Redox-Active Inorganic Chemical Cells: iCHELLs,
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., Vol. 50, (2011), pp. 10373-10376.

T. Boyd, S. G. Mitchell, D. Gabb, D.-L. Long, L. Cronin:
Investigating cation binding in the polyoxometalate-super-crown p(8) w(48) o(184) (40-),
Chem. Eur. J.,Vol. 17, (2011), pp. 12010-12014.