Pilkington Group
Professor Melanie Pilkington (FRSC)
Former Tier (II) Canada Research Chair
Department of Chemistry, Brock University
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Publications and Patents

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76. Selective Aerobic Oxidation of Benzylic Alcohols Catalyzed by a Dicyclopropenylidene–Ag(I) Complex, R. Mir, R. Rowshanpour, K. Dempsey, M. Pilkington and T. Dudding, J. Org. Chem., 2019, 84, 5726.
85. Competitive Hydrogen Bonding of Cyclopropenium Ions: Implications of an Anion Switch, R. Le Sueur, M. Guest, L. Belding , M. Pilkington and T. Dudding, Tetrahedron, 2019, submitted for publication.

84. A New Efficient, Cost Effective Spiro-OMeIm Hole Transport Material for the Development of Low-Cost Perovskite Solar Cells, L. H. Mirzaei, H. Shahroosvand, G. Delle Monache and M. Pilkington, J. Mat. Chem. C., 2019, submitted for publication. (Invited Paper)

83. Click Chemistry as a Route to the Synthesis of Structurally New and Magnetically Interesting Coordination Clusters: A {Ni(II)8} complex with a trapezoidal prismatic topology,  P. Abbasi, A.A. Athanasopoulou, E.C. Mazarakioti, K. Gagnon, S.J. Teat, A. Escuer, M. Pilkington and Th.C. Stamatatos, Dalton Trans, 2019, submitted for publication. 

82. Polypyridyl Ligands as a Versatile Platform for Solid-State Light-Emitting Devices, B, Pashaei, S, Karimi, H. Shahroos, P. Abbasi, M. Pilkington, A. Bartolotta, F. Bonaccorso, Chem. Soc. Rev, .2019, accepted for publication.

81. Towards 4f-SMMs with D5h Symmetry: Magneto-Structural and Theoretical Studies of Ln(III) Complexes of a Dual Compartmental Macrocycle, J. Regier, L, WloderekZ. Ras Ali, D.I. Alexandropoulos, J.M. Rawson and M. Pilkington, Dalton Trans., 2019, submitted for publication.

80. Magneto-structural Studies of Two M-O-M Bridged Homochiral Mixed Valence Co(II)/Co(III) Complexes, A.T. PhamP. AbbasiG. Delle Monache, E.C. Mazarakioti, J.M. Rawson, Th.C. Stamatatos and M. Pilkington, Polyhedron, 2019, accepted for publication.

79. Ni4 cubanes from enantiomerically pure 2-(1-hydroxyethyl)-pyridine ligand: supramolecular chirality, J. Mayans, M. Font-Bardiab, A. Escuera, A. A. Athanasopoulou, A.T. Pham, E.C. Mazarakioti, M. Pilkington, Th. C. Stamatatos, Dalton Trans, 2019, accepted for publication. 

78. Structural, Magnetic and Optical Studies of the 9′-Anthracenyl Dithiadiazolyl Radical, Y. Beldjoudi, A. Arauzo, J. Campo, E.L. Gavey, M. Pilkington and J.M. Rawson, J. Am. Chem.Soc ., 2019, accepted for publication. DOI: 10.1021/jacs.8b11528

77. A linear tetranuclear Cu(II) complex exhibiting both ferro and antiferromagnetic couplings: Synthesis, characterisation and magneto-structural studies, M. U. Anwar, A. Al-Harrasi, M. Pilkington, E.L. Gavey, J.M. Rawson, Polyhedron, 2019, 165, 63.