The Group hosts a 2D Materials Summer Training School

This summer, the Foster group, alongside the Chauvet, Tartakovskii and Leggett groups, have hosted a 2D materials summer school for students from KSU in Saudi Arabia.

The students learned how to prepare porphyrin-based nanosheets with different metal centres, as well as the multitude of techniques we use to analyse them and confirm their structures.

Josh wins prize at MASC-ECR 2019

Josh, Holly and Joel all attended the RSC’s macrocylic and supermolecular chemistry interest groups early career researcher meeting in Lincoln, with Josh presenting a flash talk and poster.

There was a wide range of excellent chemistry presented, and Josh won a Merck prize for best flash talk (by popular vote)!