Pilkington Group
Professor Melanie Pilkington (FRSC)
Former Tier (II) Canada Research Chair
Department of Chemistry, Brock University
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51. Structural Aesthetics in Molecular Nanoscience: A Uniqjue Ni26 Cluster with a “Rabbit-Face’ Topology and a Discrete Ni18 ‘Molecular Chain’, A.A. Athanasopoulu, M. Pilkington, C.P. Raptopoulu, A. Escuer and T.C. Stamatatos*, Chem. Commun., 2014, 95, 14908.

50. A Structural Investigation of Novel Thiophene-Functionalized BEDT-TTF Donors for Applications as Organic Field-Effect Transistors,, Q. Wang, J.D. Wallis, Y. Wu and M. Pilkington*, CrystEngComm., 2014, 16, 7268.

49. Exploring the Coordination Chemistry of 3,3’-Di(picolinamoyl)-2,2’-bipyridine: One Ligand Multiple Nuclearities, N.J. Hurley, J. J. Hayward, J. M. Rawson, M. Murrie, and M. Pilkington*, Inorg. Chem., 2014, 53, 8610.

48. ​Synthesis and Characterisation of First Row Transition Metal Complexes of Functionalized 1,2,4-Benzothiadiazines, E.R. Clark, M. U. Anwar, B.L. Leontowicz, Y. Beldjoudi, J, J. Hayward, W. K, Chan, E.L. Gavey, M. Pilkington* E. Zysman-Colman and J. M. Rawson*, Dalton Trans., 2014, 43, 12996.

47. Transformation of a Ditopic Schiff-Base Nickel(II) Nitrate Complex into an Unsymmetrical Schiff Base Derivative by Partial Hydrolytic Degradation: Structural and Theoretical Studies, Q. Wang* , Y. Liu , W. Gaoa, Z. Xua, Y. Lia, W. Lia, and M. Pilkington, Transition Metal Chemistry, 2014, 39, 613.

46. The First 1-D Cyanide-Bridged Complex Assembled from a Covalently Tethered [Co(N3O2)Cl(OH2)]22+ Macrocyclic Building Block, R.T. AchaE.L. GaveyJ. Wang, J.M. Rawson and M. Pilkington*, Polyhedron, 2014, 76, 122.

45. An Unusual Single Crystal-to-Single Crystal [2+2] Photocyclization Reaction of a TTF-Aryl-Nitrile Derivative, J.J. HaywardR. Gumbau-Brisa, C. Clarke, A. Alberola, J.M. Rawson and M. Pilkington*, Cryst. Eng. Comm., 2014, 16, 7268.

44. Slow Relaxation in the first Penta Aza Dy(III) Macrocyclic Complex, E.L. Gavey, Y. Beldjoudi, J.M. Rawson, T. Stamatatos and M. Pilkington*, Chem. Commun., 2014, 50, 3741.

43. Supramolecular Chains of High Nuclearity {MnIII25} Barrel-like Single Molecule Magnets, D.P. Giannopolous, A. Thuijs, M. Pilkington, W. Wernsdorfer, G. Christou, T.C. Stamatatos*, Chem. Commun., 2014, 50, 779. 

42. Emissive Molecular Nanomagnets: Introducing Optical Properties in Triangular Oximato MnIII3 SMMs from the Deliberate Replacement of Simple Carboxylate Ligands with their Fluorescent Analogues, D. I. Alexandropoulos, A.M. Mowson, M. Pilkington, V. Bekiari, G. Christou and T. C. Stamatatos*, Dalton Trans., 2014, 43. 1965.

41. Saddling up Copper − New Twists on a Metallo-wheel, N. ZararabiJ.J. Hayward, W. Clegg and M. Pilkington, Dalton, Trans., 2014, 2352.​