Charlotte Williams Research

Department of Chemistry University of Oxford

Co(III)/Alkali-Metal(I) Heterodinuclear Catalysts for the Ring-Opening Copolymerization of CO2 and Propylene Oxide

A. C. Deacy, E. Moreby, A. Phanopoulos, and C. K. Williams, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2020


Indium phosphasalen catalysts showing high isoselectivity and activity in racemic lactide and lactone ring opening polymerizations

N. Yuntawattana, T. M. McGuire, C. B. Durr, A. Buchard, and C. K. Williams, Catal. Sci. Technol., 2020, Advance Article


Bio‐derived and degradable block polyester pressure‐sensitive adhesives

T. T. D. Chen, L. P. Carrodeguas, G. S. Sulley, G. L. Gregory, and C. K. Williams, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2020, 50, 1-7


Cu/M:ZnO (M = Mg, Al, Cu) colloidal nanocatalysts for the solution hydrogenation of carbon dioxide to methanol

A. H. M. Leung, A. Garcia-Trenco, A. Phanopoulos, A. Regoutz, > E. Schuster, S. D. Pike, M. S. P. Shaffer, and C. K. Williams, J. Mater. Chem. A , 2020, 8, 11282-11291


Triblock polyester thermoplastic elastomers with semi-aromatic polymer end blocks by ring-opening copolymerization

G. L. Gregory, G. S. Sulley, L. Peña Carrodeguas, T. T. D. Chen, A. Santmarti, N. J. Terrill, K. Lee, and C. K. Williams, Chem. Sci. , 2020, 10, 6567 - 6581


Understanding metal synergy in heterodinuclear catalysts for the copolymerization of CO2 and epoxides

A. C. Deacy, A. F. R. Kilpatrick, A. Regoutz, and C. K. Williams, Nat. Chem. , 2020, 12, 372-380

Article featured in Nature News & Views piece by Xiao-Bing Lu


Switchable Catalysis Improves the Properties of CO2-Derived Polymers: Poly(cyclohexene carbonate-b-ε-decalactone-b-cyclohexene carbonate) Adhesives, Elastomers, and Toughened Plastics

G. S. Sulley, G. L. Gregory, Thomas T. D. Chen, L. P. Carrodeguas, G. Trott, A. Santmarti, K. Lee, N. J. Terrill, and C. K. Williams, J. Am. Chem. Soc, 2020, 142, 9, 4367-4378


Ti(IV)–Tris(phenolate) Catalyst Systems for the Ring-Opening Copolymerization of Cyclohexene Oxide and Carbon Dioxide

S. K. Raman, A. C. Deacy, L. P. Carrodeguas, N. V. Reis, R. W. F. Kerr, A. Phanopoulos, S. Morton, M. G. Davidson and C. K. Williams, Organometallics, 2020, 39, 1619-1627


Metal Complexes for Catalytic Polymerizations

C. K. Williams and K. Nozaki, Inorg. Chem., 2020, 59, 2, 957-959


Heterodinuclear complexes featuring Zn(II) and M = Al(III), Ga(III) or In(III) for cyclohexene oxide and CO2 copolymerisation

A. C. Deacy, C. Durr, and C. K. Williams, Dalton Trans., 2020, 49, 223-231