Publications

18.

Redox Chemistry of Nickelocene-Based Monomers and Polymers

Musgrave, R. A.*; Russell, A. D.; Gamm, P. R.; Hailes, R. L. N.; Lam, K.; Sparkes, H. A.; Green, J. C.; Geiger, W. E.*; Manners, I.*

Organometallics 2021, 40, 1945.

17.

Electrochemically Switchable Polymerization from Surface-Anchored Molecular Catalysts

Qi, M.; Zhang, H.; Dong, Q.; Li, J.; Musgrave, R. A.; Zhao, Y.; Dulock, N.; Wang, D.*; Byers, J. A.*

Chem. Sci. 2021, 12, 9042.

Featured in the2021 Chemical Science HOT Article Collection

16.

Metal-organic magnets with large coercivity and ordering temperatures up to 242°C

Perlepe, P.; Oyarzabal, I.*; Mailman, A. Yquel, M.; Platunov, M.; Dovgaliuk, I.; Rouzières, M.; Negrier, P.; Mondieig, D.; Suturina, E. A.; Dourges, M. A.; Bonhommeau, S.; Musgrave, R. A.; Pedersen, K. S.; Chernyshov, D.; Wilhelm, F.; Rogalev, A.; Mathonière, C.; Clérac, R.*

Science 2020, 370, 587.

15.

Linear and Branched Fiber-like Micelles from the Crystallisation-Driven Self-Assembly of Heterobimetallic Block Copolymer Polyelectrolyte/Surfactant Complexes

Jarrett-Wilkins, C. N.; Musgrave, R. A.; Hailes, R. L. N.; Harniman, R. L.; Faul, C. F. J.*; Manners, I.*

Macromolecules 2019, 52, 7289.

14.

Role of Torsional Strain in the Ring-opening Polymerisation of Low Strain [n]Nickelocenophanes

Musgrave, R. A.†; Hailes, R. L. N.†; Annibale, V. T.; Manners, I.*

Chem. Sci. 2019, 10, 9841.

13.

Diiron Oxo Reactivity in a Weak-Field Environment

Johnson, E. J.†; Kleinlein, C.†; Musgrave, R. A.; Betley, T. A.*

Chem. Sci. 2019, 10, 6304.

12.

Ring-Opening Polymerisation of Low-Strain Nickelocenophanes: Synthesis and Magnetic Properties of Polynickelocenes with Carbon and Silicon Main Chain Spacers

Hailes, R. L. N.; Musgrave, R. A.; Kilpatrick, A. F. R.; Russell, A. D.; Whittell, G. R.; O’Hare, D.*; Manners, I.*

Chem. Eur. J. 2019, 25, 1044.

Highlighted as a ‘Very Important Paper’

11.

Chiral Transcription to Cationic Polycobaltocenes over Multiple Length Scales using Anionic Surfactants

Musgrave, R. A.; Choi, P.; Harniman, R. L.; Richardson, R. M.; Shen, C.; Whittell, G. R.; Crassous, J.; Qiu, H.*; Manners, I.*

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2018, 140, 7222.

10.

New Reactivity at the Silicon Bridge in Sila[1]ferrocenophanes

Musgrave, R. A.; Hailes, R. L. N.; Schäfer, A.; Russell, A. D.; Gates, P. J.; Manners, I.*

Dalton Trans. 2018, 47, 2759.

9.

Synthesis, Characterisation, and Properties of Poly(aryl)phosphinoboranes formed via Iron-catalysed Dehydropolymerisation

Turner, J. R.; Resendiz-Lara, D. A.; Jurca, T.; Schäfer, A.; Vance, J. R.; Beckett, L.; Whittell, G. R.; Musgrave, R. A.; Sparkes, H. A.; Manners, I.*

Macromol. Chem. Phys. 2017, 218, 1700120.

8.

Influence of Strain and Bond Polarization on the Ring-opening and Ring-expansion of Phosphorus Homocycles

Chitnis, S. S.; Musgrave, R. A.; Sparkes, H. A.; Annibale, V. T.; Manners, I.*

Inorg. Chem. 2017, 56, 4521.

7.

Main-chain Metallopolymers at the Static-dynamic Boundary based on Nickelocene

Musgrave, R. A.; Russell, A. D.; Hayward, D. W.; Whittell, G. R.; Lawrence, P. G.; Gates, P. J.; Green, J. C.; Manners, I.*

Nature Chem. 2017, 9, 743.

Selected as August 2017 issue cover, highlighted by C&EN: ‘Metallopolymers now feature switchable personalities

6.

Fused Ferrocenes Come Full Circle

Musgrave, R. A.; Manners, I.*

Nature Chem. 2016, 8, 819.

Highlight ‘News and Views’ article

5.

Tuning the Polymerization Behaviour of Silicon-Bridged [1]Ferrocenophanes Using Bulky Substituents

Musgrave, R. A.; Russell, A. D.; Whittell, G. R.; Haddow, M. F.; Manners, I.*

Organometallics 2015, 34, 897.

4.

Recent Developments with Strained Metallocenophanes

Russell, A. D.; Musgrave, R. A.; Stoll, L. K.; Choi, P.; Qiu, H.; Manners, I.*

J. Organomet. Chem. 2014, 784, 24.

3.

Iron(II) Complexes of Ditopic Carbanionic Carbenes

Musgrave, R. A.; Turbervill, R. S. P.; Irwin, M.; Herchel, R.; Goicoechea, J. M.*

Dalton Trans. 2014, 43, 4335.

Highlighted as a ‘Hot Article’ in the themed collection New Talent: Europe

2.

Strained Ferrocenophanes

Musgrave, R. A.; Russell, A. D.; Manners, I.*

Organometallics 2013, 32, 5654.

Part of the Ferrocene – Beauty and Function Special Issue

1.

Transition Metal Complexes of Anionic N-Heterocyclic Dicarbene Ligands

Musgrave, R. A.; Turbervill, R. S. P.; Irwin, M.; Goicoechea, J. M.*

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2012, 51, 10832.

Highlighted as a ‘Hot Paper’