Stoddart Mechanostereochemistry Group





Stoddart Mechanostereochemistry Group


Welcome to the Stoddart Mechanostereochemistry Group Website. We are located in the Department of Chemistry at Northwestern University. We harness molecular recognition and self-assembly processes in template-directed protocols for the synthesis of functionalized and mechanized molecules, prior to their being introduced into integrated nanosystems. The website is oriented towards prospective graduate and postdoctoral students to give them a glimpse of our ongoing research activities as well as ourselves. To learn more about past and present group members, articles published by the group, breaking news and more, we invite you to explore the various sections. To get information on the group leader, please see the Fraser Stoddart section.

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latest news

01 Dec 2015

Marco finds Sanctuary in Galileo's Workshop

Marco Frasconi, former postdoctoral fellow in the Group, has moved to Padova to become Associate Professor in the Department of Chemical Sciences at the University of Padova beginning 1 December 2015. During his time (20102014) more...

latest publications

A hafnium–based metal–organic framework as a nature–inspired tandem reaction catalyst, (M. H. Beyzavi, N. A. Vermeulen, A. J. Howarth, S. Tussupbayev, A. B. League, N. M. Schweitzer, J. R. Gallagher, A. E. Platero-Prats, N. Hafezi, A. A. Sarjeant, J. T. Miller, K. W. Chapman, J. F. Stoddart, C. J. Cramer, J. T. Hupp, O. K. Farha), J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137, 13624—13631.
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An electrochromic tristable molecular switch, (J. Sun, Y. Wu, Y. Wang, Z. Liu, C. Cheng, K. J. Hartlieb, D. Chen, M. R. Wasielewski, J. F. Stoddart), J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137, 13484—13487.
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