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Congratulations to Professor Rebecca Melen on her recent promotion.

​The group welcomes Jonas Lorenz joining the group from Leipzig, Germany as a visiting masters student and Harry Russell for his MChem project. 

Congratulations to Dr. Dasgupta on the publication of "Borane-Catalyzed Stereoselective C–H Insertion, Cyclopropanation, and Ring-Opening Reactions" in Chem by CellPress.

Professor R. L. Melen
School of Chemistry
Cardiff University
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Melen Research Group, Autumn 2021
Recent publication:
Dasgupta, A., Babaahmadi, R., Pahar, S., Stefkova, K., Gierlichs, L., Yates, B.F., Ariafard*, A., Melen*, R.L., "Tris(pentafluorophenyl)borane-catalyzed carbenium ion generation and autocatalytic pyrazole synthesis-a computational and experimental study", 
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2021. 60, 24395-24399