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

22 Dec 2014

James Holcroft Returns to Geordie Land

After a couple of years at NU, postdoctoral fellow James Holcroft (2013–2014) has returned to the University of Newcastle in the UK to take up a Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) Fellowship in the Wolfson more...

latest publications

Lock–arm supramolecular ordering: a molecular construction set for cocrystallizing organic charge transfer complexes, (A. K. Blackburn, A. C.-H. Sue, A. K. Shveyd, D. Cao, A. Tayi, A. Narayanan, B. S. Rolczynski, J. M. Sarko, O. A. Bozdemir, R. Wakabayashi, J. A. Lehrman, B. Kahr, L. X. Chen, M. S. Nassar, S. I. Stupp, J. F. Stoddart), J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136, 17224—17235.
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Assembly of supramolecular nanotubes from molecular triangles and 1,2–dihalohydrocarbons, (Z. Liu, G. Liu, Y. Wu, D. Cao, J. Sun, S. T. Schneebeli, M. S. Nassar, C. A. Mirkin, J. F. Stoddart), J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136, 16651—16660.
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