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Dr Frederic Blanc MChem, MSci, PhD, FHEA

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Publications

2020

Crystal Structure and Stoichiometric Composition of Potassium-Intercalated Tetracene (Journal article)

Hiley, C. I., Inglis, K. K., Zanella, M., Zhang, J., Manning, T. D., Dyer, M. S., . . . Rosseinsky, M. J. (2020). Crystal Structure and Stoichiometric Composition of Potassium-Intercalated Tetracene. INORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 59(17), 12545-12551. doi:10.1021/acs.inorgchem.0c01635

DOI: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.0c01635

Structure–activity relationships in well-defined conjugated oligomer photocatalysts for hydrogen production from water (Journal article)

Aitchison, C. M., Sachs, M., Little, M. A., Wilbraham, L., Brownbill, N. J., Kane, C. M., . . . Cooper, A. I. (2020). Structure–activity relationships in well-defined conjugated oligomer photocatalysts for hydrogen production from water. Chemical Science. doi:10.1039/d0sc02675a

DOI: 10.1039/d0sc02675a

Evolution of Structure in the Incommensurate Modulated LaNb1–xWxO4+x/2 (x = 0.04–0.16) Oxide Ion Conductors (Journal article)

Li, C., Pramana, S. S., Bayliss, R. D., Grey, C. P., Blanc, F., & Skinner, S. J. (2020). Evolution of Structure in the Incommensurate Modulated LaNb1–xWxO4+x/2 (x = 0.04–0.16) Oxide Ion Conductors. Chemistry of Materials. doi:10.1021/acs.chemmater.9b04255

DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.9b04255

Solid state nuclear magnetic resonance studies of hydroxypropylmethylcellulose acetyl succinate polymer, a useful carrier in pharmaceutical solid dispersions (Journal article)

Pugliese, A., Hawarden, L. E., Abraham, A., Tobyn, M., & Blanc, F. (2020). Solid state nuclear magnetic resonance studies of hydroxypropylmethylcellulose acetyl succinate polymer, a useful carrier in pharmaceutical solid dispersions. MAGNETIC RESONANCE IN CHEMISTRY. doi:10.1002/mrc.4984

DOI: 10.1002/mrc.4984

2019

Computationally Guided Discovery of the Sulfide Li3AlS3 in the Li-Al-S Phase Field: Structure and Lithium Conductivity (Journal article)

Gamon, J., Duff, B. B., Dyer, M. S., Collins, C., Daniels, L. M., Surta, T. W., . . . Rosseinsky, M. J. (2019). Computationally Guided Discovery of the Sulfide Li3AlS3 in the Li-Al-S Phase Field: Structure and Lithium Conductivity. CHEMISTRY OF MATERIALS, 31(23), 9699-9714. doi:10.1021/acs.chemmater.9b03230

DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.9b03230

Interstitial Oxide Ion Conductivity in the Langasite Structure: Carrier Trapping by Formation of (Ga,Ge)(2)O-8 Units in La3Ga5-xGe1+xO14+x/2 (0 < x <= 1.5) (Journal article)

Rosseinsky, M. J. (n.d.). Interstitial Oxide Ion Conductivity in the Langasite Structure: Carrier Trapping by Formation of (Ga,Ge)2O8 Units in La3Ga5–xGe1+xO14+x/2 (0 < x = 1.5). Chemistry of Materials. doi:10.1021/acs.chemmater.9b01734

DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.9b01734

Selective conversion of 5-hydroxymethylfurfural to diketone derivatives over Beta zeolite-supported Pd catalysts in water (Journal article)

Ramos, R., Grigoropoulos, A., Griffiths, B. L., Katsoulidis, A. P., Zanella, M., Manning, T. D., . . . Rosseinsky, M. J. (2019). Selective conversion of 5-hydroxymethylfurfural to diketone derivatives over Beta zeolite-supported Pd catalysts in water. JOURNAL OF CATALYSIS, 375, 224-233. doi:10.1016/j.jcat.2019.04.038

DOI: 10.1016/j.jcat.2019.04.038

Detection of the Surface of Crystalline Y2O3 Using Direct Y-89 Dynamic Nuclear Polarization (Journal article)

Brownbill, N. J., Lee, D., De Paepe, G., & Blanc, F. (2019). Detection of the Surface of Crystalline Y2O3 Using Direct Y-89 Dynamic Nuclear Polarization. JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY LETTERS, 10(12), 3501-3508. doi:10.1021/acs.jpclett.9b01185

DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.9b01185

Identification of different carbenium ion intermediates in zeolites with identical chabazite topology via(13)C-C-13 through-bond NMR correlations (Journal article)

Xiao, D., Han, X., Bao, X., Hou, G., & Blanc, F. (2019). Identification of different carbenium ion intermediates in zeolites with identical chabazite topology via(13)C-C-13 through-bond NMR correlations. RSC ADVANCES, 9(22), 12415-12418. doi:10.1039/c9ra02280e

DOI: 10.1039/c9ra02280e

2018

Synthesis and characterisation of the new oxyfluoride Li+ ion conductor, Li5SiO4F (Journal article)

Dong, B., Yan, J., Walkley, B., Inglis, K. K., Blanc, F., Hull, S., & West, A. R. (2018). Synthesis and characterisation of the new oxyfluoride Li5SiO4F. SOLID STATE IONICS, 327, 64-70. doi:10.1016/j.ssi.2018.10.014

DOI: 10.1016/j.ssi.2018.10.014

Understanding structure-activity relationships in linear polymer photocatalysts for hydrogen evolution (Journal article)

Sachs, M., Sprick, R. S., Pearce, D., Hillman, S. A. J., Monti, A., Guilbert, A. A. Y., . . . Cooper, A. I. (2018). Understanding structure-activity relationships in linear polymer photocatalysts for hydrogen evolution. Nature Communications, 9. doi:10.1038/s41467-018-07420-6

DOI: 10.1038/s41467-018-07420-6

Fast detection and structural identification of carbocations on zeolites by dynamic nuclear polarization enhanced solid-state NMR† (Journal article)

Xiao, D., Xu, S., Brownbill, N. J., Paul, S., Chen, L. -H., Pawsey, S., . . . Blanc, F. (2018). Fast detection and structural identification of carbocations on zeolites by dynamic nuclear polarization enhanced solid-state NMR†. Chemical Science, 9(43), 8184-8193. doi:10.1039/c8sc03848a

DOI: 10.1039/c8sc03848a

Lithium Transport in Li4.4M0.4M'0.6S4 (M = Al3+, Ga3+, and M' = Ge4+, Sn4+): Combined Crystallographic, Conductivity, Solid State NMR, and Computational Studies (Journal article)

Leube, B. T., Inglis, K. K., Carrington, E. J., Sharp, P. M., Shin, J. F., Neale, A. R., . . . Rosseinsky, M. J. (2018). Lithium Transport in Li4.4M0.4M ' S-0.6(4) (M = Al3+, Ga3+, and M ' = Ge4+, Sn4+): Combined Crystallographic, Conductivity, Solid State NMR, and Computational Studies. CHEMISTRY OF MATERIALS, 30(20), 7183-7200. doi:10.1021/acs.chemmater.8b03175

DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.8b03175

Liquid phase blending of metal-organic frameworks (vol 9, 2135, 2018) (Journal article)

Longley, L., Collins, S. M., Zhou, C., Smales, G. J., Norman, S. E., Brownbill, N. J., . . . Bennett, T. D. (2018). Liquid phase blending of metal-organic frameworks (vol 9, 2135, 2018). NATURE COMMUNICATIONS, 9. doi:10.1038/s41467-018-07000-8

DOI: 10.1038/s41467-018-07000-8

CdSe Semiconductor Nanocrystals: The Surface and the Core (Journal article)

Blanc, F. (2018). CdSe Semiconductor Nanocrystals: The Surface and the Core. ACS CENTRAL SCIENCE, 4(9), 1081-1083. doi:10.1021/acscentsci.8b00428

DOI: 10.1021/acscentsci.8b00428

Oxidative desulfurization of diesel fuel catalyzed by polyoxometalate immobilized on phosphazene-functionalized silica (Journal article)

Craven, M., Xiao, D., Kunstmann-Olsen, C., Kozhevnikova, E. F., Blanc, F., Steiner, A., & Kozhevnikov, I. V. (2018). Oxidative desulfurization of diesel fuel catalyzed by polyoxometalate immobilized on phosphazene-functionalized silica. APPLIED CATALYSIS B-ENVIRONMENTAL, 231, 82-91. doi:10.1016/j.apcatb.2018.03.005

DOI: 10.1016/j.apcatb.2018.03.005

Liquid phase blending of metal-organic frameworks. (Journal article)

Longley, L., Collins, S. M., Zhou, C., Smales, G. J., Norman, S. E., Brownbill, N. J., . . . Bennett, T. D. (2018). Liquid phase blending of metal-organic frameworks. NATURE COMMUNICATIONS, 9. doi:10.1038/s41467-018-04553-6

DOI: 10.1038/s41467-018-04553-6

Near-Ideal Xylene Selectivity in Adaptive Molecular Pillar[n]arene Crystals (Journal article)

Jie, K., Liu, M., Zhou, Y., Little, M., Pulido, A., Chong, S., . . . Cooper, A. (2018). Near-Ideal Xylene Selectivity in Adaptive Molecular Pillar[n]arene Crystals. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 140(22), 6921-6930. doi:10.1021/jacs.8b02621

DOI: 10.1021/jacs.8b02621

Structural Elucidation of Amorphous Photocatalytic Polymers from Dynamic Nuclear Polarization Enhanced Solid State NMR (Journal article)

Brownbill, N. J., Sprick, R. S., Bonillo, B., Pawsey, S., Aussenac, F., Fielding, A. J., . . . Blanc, F. (2018). Structural Elucidation of Amorphous Photocatalytic Polymers from Dynamic Nuclear Polarization Enhanced Solid State NMR. MACROMOLECULES, 51(8), 3088-3096. doi:10.1021/acs.macromol.7b02544

DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.7b02544

Visible-Light-Driven Hydrogen Evolution Using Planarized Conjugated Polymer Photocatalysts (vol 55, pg 1792, 2016) (Journal article)

Sprick, R. S., Bonillo, B., Clowes, R., Guiglion, P., Brownbill, N. J., Slater, B. J., . . . Cooper, A. I. (2018). Visible-Light-Driven Hydrogen Evolution Using Planarized Conjugated Polymer Photocatalysts (vol 55, pg 1792, 2016). ANGEWANDTE CHEMIE-INTERNATIONAL EDITION, 57(10), 2520. doi:10.1002/anie.201800571

DOI: 10.1002/anie.201800571

O-17 solid-state NMR spectroscopy of A(2)B(2)O(7) oxides: quantitative isotopic enrichment and spectral acquisition? (Journal article)

Fernandes, A., Moran, R. F., Sneddon, S., Dawson, D. M., McKay, D., Bignami, G. P. M., . . . Ashbrook, S. E. (2018). O-17 solid-state NMR spectroscopy of A(2)B(2)O(7) oxides: quantitative isotopic enrichment and spectral acquisition?. RSC ADVANCES, 8(13), 7089-7101. doi:10.1039/c8ra00596f

DOI: 10.1039/c8ra00596f

Proton distribution in Sc-doped BaZrO3: a solid state NMR and first principle calculations analysis. (Journal article)

Buannic, L., Sperrin, L., Dervisoglu, R., Blanc, F., & Grey, C. P. (2018). Proton distribution in Sc-doped BaZrO3: a solid state NMR and first principle calculations analysis. PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 20(6), 4317-4328. doi:10.1039/c7cp08523k

DOI: 10.1039/c7cp08523k

2017

Revealing Local Dynamics of the Protonic Conductor CsH(PO3H) by Solid-State NMR Spectroscopy and First-Principles Calculations (Journal article)

Kim, G., Griffin, J. M., Blanc, F., Halat, D. M., Haile, S. M., & Grey, C. P. (2017). Revealing Local Dynamics of the Protonic Conductor CsH(PO3H) by Solid-State NMR Spectroscopy and First-Principles Calculations. JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY C, 121(50), 27830-27838. doi:10.1021/acs.jpcc.7b09063

DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.7b09063

Direct structural identification of carbenium ions and investigation of host–guest interaction in the methanol to olefins reaction obtained by multinuclear NMR correlations (Journal article)

Xiao, D., Xu, S., Han, X., Bao, X., Liu, Z., & Blanc, F. (2017). Direct structural identification of carbenium ions and investigation of host-guest interaction in the methanol to olefins reaction obtained by multinuclear NMR correlations. CHEMICAL SCIENCE, 8(12), 8309-8314. doi:10.1039/c7sc03657d

DOI: 10.1039/C7SC03657D

Stable and Ordered Amide Frameworks Synthesised Under Reversible Conditions which Facilitate Error Checking (Journal article)

Stewart, D. (2017). Stable and Ordered Amide Frameworks Synthesised Under Reversible Conditions which Facilitate Error Checking. Nature Communications, 8. doi:10.1038/s41467-017-01423-5

DOI: 10.1038/s41467-017-01423-5

17 O-NMR-Spektroskopie mit Kernpolaritätsverstärkung zur Bestimmung der Säurestärke (Journal article)

Blanc, F. (2017). 17O-NMR-Spektroskopie mit Kernpolaritätsverstärkung zur Bestimmung der Säurestärke. Angewandte Chemie, 129(39), 11854-11856. doi:10.1002/ange.201705933

DOI: 10.1002/ange.201705933

Acidity Strength of Solid Catalysts Probed by Hyperpolarized Natural Abundance (17) O NMR Spectroscopy. (Journal article)

Blanc, F. (2017). Acidity Strength of Solid Catalysts Probed by Hyperpolarized Natural Abundance O-17 NMR Spectroscopy. ANGEWANDTE CHEMIE-INTERNATIONAL EDITION, 56(39), 11694-11696. doi:10.1002/anie.201705933

DOI: 10.1002/anie.201705933

Study of Xenon Mobility in the Two Forms of MIL-53(Al) Using Solid-State NMR Spectroscopy (Journal article)

Giovine, R., Volkringer, C., Springuel-Huet, M. -A., Nossov, A., Blanc, F., Trebosc, J., . . . Pourpoint, F. (2017). Study of Xenon Mobility in the Two Forms of MIL-53(Al) Using Solid-State NMR Spectroscopy. JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY C, 121(35), 19262-19268. doi:10.1021/acs.jpcc.7b06006

DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.7b06006

Investigation of Catalytic Surfaces with Surface-Enhanced Solid-State NMR Spectroscopy (Chapter)

Blanc, F. (2017). Investigation of Catalytic Surfaces with Surface-Enhanced Solid-State NMR Spectroscopy. In B. Sels, & M. Van de Voorde (Eds.), Nanotechnology in Catalysis: Applications in the Chemical Industry, Energy Research, and Environment Protection (pp. 1003-1028). Wiley.

Anion Exchange Dynamics in the Capture of Perchlorate by a Cationic Ag-Based MOF (Journal article)

Colinas, I. R., Inglis, K. K., Blanc, F., & Oliver, S. R. J. (2017). Anion exchange dynamics in the capture of perchlorate by a cationic Ag-based MOF. DALTON TRANSACTIONS, 46(16), 5320-5325. doi:10.1039/c7dt00475c

DOI: 10.1039/C7DT00475C

Oxygen-17 dynamic nuclear polarisation enhanced solid-state NMR spectroscopy at 18.8 T. (Journal article)

Brownbill, N. J., Gajan, D., Lesage, A., Emsley, L., & Blanc, F. (2017). Oxygen-17 dynamic nuclear polarisation enhanced solid-state NMR spectroscopy at 18.8 T. CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS, 53(17), 2563-2566. doi:10.1039/c6cc09743j

DOI: 10.1039/c6cc09743j

2016

La3Li3W2O12: Ionic Diffusion in a Perovskite with Lithium on both A- and 6-Sites (Journal article)

Santibanez-Mendieta, A. B., Didier, C., Inglis, K. K., Corkett, A. J., Pitcher, M. J., Zanella, M., . . . Rosseinsky, M. J. (2016). La3Li3W2O12: Ionic Diffusion in a Perovskite with Lithium on both A- and 6-Sites. CHEMISTRY OF MATERIALS, 28(21), 7833-7851. doi:10.1021/acs.chemmater.6b03220

DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.6b03220

Probing Oxide-Ion Mobility in the Mixed Ionic-Electronic Conductor La2NiO4+d by Solid-State 17O MAS NMR Spectroscopy (Journal article)

Halat, D. M., Dervisoglu, R., Kim, G., Dunstan, M. T., Blanc, F., Middlemiss, D. S., & Grey, C. P. (2016). Probing Oxide-Ion Mobility in the Mixed Ionic-Electronic Conductor La2NiO4+d by Solid-State 17O MAS NMR Spectroscopy. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 138(36), 11958-11969. doi:10.1021/jacs.6b07348

DOI: 10.1021/jacs.6b07348

Structure and Sodium Ion Dynamics in Sodium Strontium Silicate Investigated by Multinuclear Solid-State NMR (Journal article)

Inglis, K. K., Corley, J. P., Florian, P., Cabana, J., Bayliss, R. D., & Blanc, F. (2016). Structure and Sodium Ion Dynamics in Sodium Strontium Silicate Investigated by Multinuclear Solid-State NMR. CHEMISTRY OF MATERIALS, 28(11), 3850-3861. doi:10.1021/acs.chemmater.6b00941

DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.6b00941

Crystal structure and proton conductivity of BaSn0.6Sc0.4O3-d: Insights from neutron powder diffraction and solid-state NMR spectroscopy (Journal article)

Kinyanjui, F. G., Norberg, S. T., Knee, C. S., Ahmed, I., Hull, S., Buannic, L., . . . Eriksson, S. G. (2016). Crystal structure and proton conductivity of BaSn0.6Sc0.4O3-delta: insights from neutron powder diffraction and solid-state NMR spectroscopy. JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY A, 4(14), 5088-5101. doi:10.1039/c5ta09744d

DOI: 10.1039/c5ta09744d

Melt-Quenched Glasses of Metal-Organic Frameworks (Journal article)

Bennett, T. D., Yue, Y., Li, P., Qiao, A., Tao, H., Greaves, N. G., . . . Keen, D. A. (2016). Melt-Quenched Glasses of Metal-Organic Frameworks. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 138(10), 3484-3492. doi:10.1021/jacs.5b13220

DOI: 10.1021/jacs.5b13220

A comparison of the amorphization of zeolitic imidazolate frameworks (ZIFs) and aluminosilicate zeolites by ball-milling (Journal article)

Baxter, E. F., Bennett, T. D., Cairns, A. B., Brownbill, N. J., Goodwin, A. L., Keen, D. A., . . . Cheetham, A. K. (2016). A comparison of the amorphization of zeolitic imidazolate frameworks (ZIFs) and aluminosilicate zeolites by ball-milling. DALTON TRANSACTIONS, 45(10), 4258-4268. doi:10.1039/c5dt03477a

DOI: 10.1039/c5dt03477a

Visible-Light-Driven Hydrogen Evolution Using Planarized Conjugated Polymer Photocatalysts (Journal article)

Sprick, R. S., Bonillo, B., Clowes, R., Guiglion, P., Brownbill, N. J., Slater, B. J., . . . Cooper, A. I. (2016). Visible-Light-Driven Hydrogen Evolution Using Planarized Conjugated Polymer Photocatalysts. ANGEWANDTE CHEMIE-INTERNATIONAL EDITION, 55(5), 1824-1828. doi:10.1002/anie.201510542

DOI: 10.1002/anie.201510542

Visible-Light-Driven Hydrogen Evolution Using Planarized Conjugated Polymer Photocatalysts. (Journal article)

Sprick, R. S., Bonillo, B., Clowes, R., Guiglion, P., Brownbill, N. J., Slater, B. J., . . . Cooper, A. I. (2016). Visible-Light-Driven Hydrogen Evolution Using Planarized Conjugated Polymer Photocatalysts.. Angewandte Chemie (Weinheim an der Bergstrasse, Germany), 128(5), 1824-1828. doi:10.1002/ange.201510542

DOI: 10.1002/ange.201510542

2015

Ion Dynamics in Li2CO3 Studied by Solid-State NMR and First-Principles Calculations (Journal article)

Dunstan, M. T., Griffin, J. M., Blanc, F., Leskes, M., & Grey, C. P. (2015). Ion Dynamics in Li2CO3 Studied by Solid-State NMR and First-Principles Calculations. JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY C, 119(43), 24255-24264. doi:10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b06647

DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b06647

Influence of Functionalization of Nanocontainers on Self-Healing Anticorrosive Coatings (Journal article)

Zheng, Z., Schenderlein, M., Huang, X., Brownbill, N., Blanc, F., & Shchukin, D. (2015). Influence of Functionalization of Nanocontainers on Self-Healing Anticorrosive Coatings. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 7(41), 22756-22766. doi:10.1021/acsami.5b08028

DOI: 10.1021/acsami.5b08028

Combined experimental and computational NMR study of crystalline and amorphous zeolitic imidazolate frameworks (Journal article)

Baxter, E. F., Bennett, T. D., Mellot-Draznieks, C., Gervais, C., Blanc, F., & Cheetham, A. K. (2015). Combined experimental and computational NMR study of crystalline and amorphous zeolitic imidazolate frameworks. PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 17(38), 25191-25196. doi:10.1039/c5cp02552d

DOI: 10.1039/c5cp02552d

Joint Experimental and Computational 17O and 1H Solid State NMR Study of Ba2In2O4(OH)2 Structure and Dynamics (Journal article)

Dervisoglu, R., Middlemiss, D. S., Blanc, F., Lee, Y. -L., Morgan, D., & Grey, C. P. (2015). Joint Experimental and Computational O-17 and H-1 Solid State NMR Study of Ba2In2O4(OH)(2) Structure and Dynamics. CHEMISTRY OF MATERIALS, 27(11), 3861-3873. doi:10.1021/acs.chemmater.5b00328

DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.5b00328

Characterization of the Dynamics in the Protonic Conductor CsH2PO4 by 17O Solid-State NMRSpectroscopy and First-Principles Calculations: Correlating Phosphate and Protonic Motion. (Journal article)

Kim, G., Griffin, J. M., Blanc, F., Haile, S. M., & Grey, C. P. (2015). Characterization of the Dynamics in the Protonic Conductor CsH2PO4 by O-17 Solid-State NMR Spectroscopy and First-Principles Calculations: Correlating Phosphate and Protonic Motion. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 137(11), 3867-3876. doi:10.1021/jacs.5b00280

DOI: 10.1021/jacs.5b00280

Computational identification and experimental realisation of lithium vacancy introduction into the olivine LiMgPO4 (Journal article)

Enciso-Maldonado, L., Dyer, M. S., Jones, M. D., Li, M., Payne, J. L., Pitcher, M. J., . . . Rosseinsky, M. J. (2015). Computational Identification and Experimental Realization of Lithium Vacancy Introduction into the Olivine LiMgPO4. CHEMISTRY OF MATERIALS, 27(6), 2074-2091. doi:10.1021/cm504518q

DOI: 10.1021/cm504518q

Identification of different oxygen species in oxide nanostructure with 17O solid-state NMR spectroscopy (Journal article)

Wang, M., Wu, X. -P., Zheng, S., Zhao, L., Li, L., Shen, L., . . . Peng, L. (2015). Identification of different oxygen species in oxide nanostructures with O-17 solid-state NMR spectroscopy. SCIENCE ADVANCES, 1(1). doi:10.1126/sciadv.1400133

DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.1400133

2014

Dynamic Nuclear Polarization NMR of Low Gamma Nuclei: Structural Insights into Hydrated Yttrium-doped BaZrO3. (Journal article)

Blanc, F., Sperrin, L., Lee, D., Dervisoglu, R., Yamazaki, Y., Haile, S. M., . . . Grey, C. P. (2014). Dynamic Nuclear Polarization NMR of Low Gamma Nuclei: Structural Insights into Hydrated Yttrium-doped BaZrO3.. Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 5(14), 2431-2436. doi:10.1021/jz5007669

DOI: 10.1021/jz5007669

Swellable, Water- and Acid-Tolerant Polymer Sponges for Chemoselective Carbon Dioxide Capture (Journal article)

Woodward, R. T., Stevens, L. A., Dawson, R., Vijayaraghavan, M., Hasell, T., Silverwood, I. P., . . . Cooper, A. I. (2014). Swellable, Water- and Acid-Tolerant Polymer Sponges for Chemoselective Carbon Dioxide Capture. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 136(25), 9028-9035. doi:10.1021/ja5031968

DOI: 10.1021/ja5031968

Investigating Local Structure in Layered Double Hydroxides with 17O NMR Spectroscopy. (Journal article)

Zhao, L., Qi, Z., Blanc, F., Yu, G., Wang, M., Xue, N., . . . Peng, L. (2014). Investigating Local Structure in Layered Double Hydroxides with O-17 NMR Spectroscopy. ADVANCED FUNCTIONAL MATERIALS, 24(12), 1696-1702. doi:10.1002/adfm.201301157

DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201301157

Joint experimental and computational O-17 solid state NMR study of Brownmillerite Ba2In2O5 (Journal article)

Dervisoglu, R., Middlemiss, D. S., Blanc, F., Holmes, L. A., Lee, Y. -L., Morgan, D., & Grey, C. P. (2014). Joint experimental and computational O-17 solid state NMR study of Brownmillerite Ba2In2O5. PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 16(6), 2597-2606. doi:10.1039/c3cp53642d

DOI: 10.1039/c3cp53642d

'Dry bases': carbon dioxide capture using alkaline dry water (Journal article)

Dawson, R., Stevens, L. A., Williams, O. S. A., Wang, W., Carter, B. O., Sutton, S., . . . Cooper, A. I. (2014). 'Dry bases': carbon dioxide capture using alkaline dry water. ENERGY & ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE, 7(5), 1786-1791. doi:10.1039/c3ee44124e

DOI: 10.1039/c3ee44124e

Guest Adaptable and Water Stable Peptide Based Porous Materials by Imidazolate Sidechain Control. (Journal article)

Katsoulidis, A. P., Sung Park, K., Antypov, D., Martí-Gastaldo, C., Miller, G. J., Warren, J. E., . . . Rosseinsky, M. J. (2014). Guest Adaptable and Water Stable Peptide Based Porous Materials by Imidazolate Sidechain Control.. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 125, 1-7.

2013

Dynamic Nuclear Polarization NMR Spectroscopy Allows High-Throughput Characterization of Microporous Organic Polymers (Journal article)

Blanc, F., Chong, S. Y., McDonald, T. O., Adams, D. J., Pawsey, S., Caporini, M. A., & Cooper, A. I. (2013). Dynamic Nuclear Polarization NMR Spectroscopy Allows High-Throughput Characterization of Microporous Organic Polymers. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 135(41), 15290-15293. doi:10.1021/ja408074v

DOI: 10.1021/ja408074v

Dynamic Nuclear Polarization NMR Spectroscopy Allows High-Throughput Characterization of Microporous Organic Polymers (Journal article)

Blanc, F., Chong, S. Y., McDonald, T. O., Adams, D. J., Pawsey, S., Caporini, M. A., & Cooper, A. I. (2013). Dynamic Nuclear Polarization NMR Spectroscopy Allows High-Throughput Characterization of Microporous Organic Polymers. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 135(41), 15290-15293. doi:10.1021/ja408074v

DOI: 10.1021/ja408074v

Shedding Light on Structure-Property Relationships for Conjugated Microporous Polymers: The Importance of Rings and Strain (Journal article)

Zwijnenburg, M. A., Cheng, G., McDonald, T. O., Jelfs, K. E., Jiang, J. -X., Ren, S., . . . Adams, D. J. (2013). Shedding Light on Structure-Property Relationships for Conjugated Microporous Polymers: The Importance of Rings and Strain. MACROMOLECULES, 46(19), 7696-7704. doi:10.1021/ma401311s

DOI: 10.1021/ma401311s

In Situ Solid-State NMR Spectroscopy of Electrochemical Cells: Batteries, Supercapacitors, and Fuel Cells (Journal article)

Blanc, F., Leskes, M., & Grey, C. P. (2013). In Situ Solid-State NMR Spectroscopy of Electrochemical Cells: Batteries, Supercapacitors, and Fuel Cells. ACCOUNTS OF CHEMICAL RESEARCH, 46(9), 1952-1963. doi:10.1021/ar400022u

DOI: 10.1021/ar400022u

Long-range ordered coexistence of 4, 5 and 6-coordinate niobium in the mixed ionic-electronic conductor ?-Ba4Nb2O9 (Journal article)

Dunstan, M. T., Blanc, F., Avdeev, M., McIntyre, G. J., Grey, C. P., & Ling, C. D. (2013). Long-Range-Ordered Coexistence of 4-, 5-, and 6-Coordinate Niobium in the Mixed Ionic-Electronic Conductor gamma-Ba4Nb2O9. CHEMISTRY OF MATERIALS, 25(15), 3154-3161. doi:10.1021/cm4014656

DOI: 10.1021/cm4014656

Proton trapping in yttrium-doped barium zirconate (Journal article)

Yamazaki, Y., Blanc, F., Okuyama, Y., Buannic, L., Lucio-Vega, J. C., Grey, C. P., & Haile, S. M. (2013). Proton trapping in yttrium-doped barium zirconate. NATURE MATERIALS, 12(7), 647-651. doi:10.1038/NMAT3638

DOI: 10.1038/NMAT3638

Understanding the conduction mechanism of the protonic conductor CsH2PO4 by solid state NMR spectroscopy. (Journal article)

Kim, G., Blanc, F., Hu, Y. -Y., & Grey, C. P. (2013). Understanding the Conduction Mechanism of the Protonic Conductor CsH2PO4 by Solid-State NMR Spectroscopy. JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY C, 117(13), 6504-6515. doi:10.1021/jp312410t

DOI: 10.1021/jp312410t

Dynamic nuclear polarization enhanced natural abundance 17O spectroscopy (Journal article)

Blanc, F., Sperrin, L., Jefferson, D. A., Pawsey, S., Rosay, M., & Grey, C. P. (2013). Dynamic Nuclear Polarization Enhanced Natural Abundance O-17 Spectroscopy. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 135(8), 2975-2978. doi:10.1021/ja4004377

DOI: 10.1021/ja4004377

A structural study of La1-xYxScO3, combining neutron diffraction, solid-state NMR and first-principles DFT calculations. (Journal article)

Johnston, K. E., Mitchell, M. R., Blanc, F., Lightfoot, P., & Ashbrook, S. E. (2013). Structural Study of La1-xYxScO3, Combining Neutron Diffraction, Solid-State NMR, and First-Principles DFT Calculations. JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY C, 117(5), 2252-2265. doi:10.1021/jp310878b

DOI: 10.1021/jp310878b

Shedding Light on Structure - Property Relationships for Conjugated Microporous Polymers: The Importance of Rings and Strain. (Journal article)

Zwijnenburg, M. A., Cheng, G., McDonald, T. O., Jelfs, K. E., Jiang, J. -X., Ren, S., . . . Adams, D. J. (2013). Shedding Light on Structure - Property Relationships for Conjugated Microporous Polymers: The Importance of Rings and Strain.. Macromolecules, 46, 7696-7704.

2012

Probing cation and vacancy ordering in the dry and hydrated yttrium substituted BaSnO3 perovskite by NMR spectroscopy and first principles calculations: implications for proton mobility. (Journal article)

Buannic, L., Blanc, F., Middlemiss, D. S., & Grey, C. P. (2012). Probing Cation and Vacancy Ordering in the Dry and Hydrated Yttrium-Substituted BaSnO3 Perovskite by NMR Spectroscopy and First Principles Calculations: Implications for Proton Mobility. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 134(35), 14483-14498. doi:10.1021/ja304712v

DOI: 10.1021/ja304712v

Identification of Cation Clustering in Mg-Al Layered Double Hydroxides Using Multinuclear Solid State Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy (Journal article)

Sideris, P. J., Blanc, F., Gan, Z., & Grey, C. P. (2012). Identification of Cation Clustering in Mg-Al Layered Double Hydroxides Using Multinuclear Solid State Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy. CHEMISTRY OF MATERIALS, 24(13), 2449-2461. doi:10.1021/cm300386d

DOI: 10.1021/cm300386d

Thermal phase transformations in LaGaO3 and LaAlO3 perovskites: An experimental and computational solid-state NMR study (Journal article)

Blanc, F., Middlemiss, D. S., Buannic, L., Palumbo, J. L., Farnan, I., & Grey, C. P. (2012). Thermal phase transformations in LaGaO3 and LaAlO3 perovskites: An experimental and computational solid-state NMR study. SOLID STATE NUCLEAR MAGNETIC RESONANCE, 42, 87-97. doi:10.1016/j.ssnmr.2012.01.003

DOI: 10.1016/j.ssnmr.2012.01.003

2011

Defects in doped LaGaO3 anionic conductors: linking NMR spectral features, local environments and defect thermodynamics. (Journal article)

Blanc, F., Middlemiss, D. S., Gan, Z., & Grey, C. P. (2011). Defects in Doped LaGaO3 Anionic Conductors: Linking NMR Spectral Features, Local Environments, and Defect Thermodynamics. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 133(44), 17662-17672. doi:10.1021/ja2053557

DOI: 10.1021/ja2053557

2010

Solid-state NMR calculations for metal oxides and gallates: Shielding and quadrupolar parameters for perovskites and related phases (Journal article)

Middlemiss, D. S., Blanc, F., Pickard, C. J., & Grey, C. P. (2010). Solid-state NMR calculations for metal oxides and gallates: Shielding and quadrupolar parameters for perovskites and related phases. JOURNAL OF MAGNETIC RESONANCE, 204(1), 1-10. doi:10.1016/j.jmr.2010.01.004

DOI: 10.1016/j.jmr.2010.01.004

Probing the local structures and protonic conduction pathways in scandium substituted BaZrO3 by multinuclear solid-state NMR spectroscopy (Journal article)

Buannic, L., Blanc, F., Hung, I., Gan, Z., & Grey, C. P. (2010). Probing the local structures and protonic conduction pathways in scandium substituted BaZrO3 by multinuclear solid-state NMR spectroscopy. JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY, 20(30), 6322-6332. doi:10.1039/c0jm00155d

DOI: 10.1039/c0jm00155d

2009

Metal fragment isomerisation upon grafting a d(2) ML4 perhydrocarbyl Os complex on a silica surface: origin and consequence (Journal article)

Berthoud, R., Rendon, N., Blanc, F., Solans-Monfort, X., Coperet, C., & Eisenstein, O. (2009). Metal fragment isomerisation upon grafting a d(2) ML4 perhydrocarbyl Os complex on a silica surface: origin and consequence. DALTON TRANSACTIONS, (30), 5879-5886. doi:10.1039/b901669d

DOI: 10.1039/b901669d

Well-defined silica supported metallocarbenes: Formation and reactivity (Journal article)

Rendon, N., Blanc, F., & Coperet, C. (2009). Well-defined silica supported metallocarbenes: Formation and reactivity. COORDINATION CHEMISTRY REVIEWS, 253(15-16), 2015-2020. doi:10.1016/j.ccr.2008.11.018

DOI: 10.1016/j.ccr.2008.11.018

Well-Defined Silica-Supported Mo-Alkylidene Catalyst Precursors Containing One OR Substituent: Methods of Preparation and Structure-Reactivity Relationship in Alkene Metathesis (Journal article)

Rendon, N., Berthoud, R., Blanc, F., Gajan, D., Maishal, T., Basset, J. -M., . . . Schrock, R. R. (2009). Well-Defined Silica-Supported Mo-Alkylidene Catalyst Precursors Containing One OR Substituent: Methods of Preparation and Structure-Reactivity Relationship in Alkene Metathesis. CHEMISTRY-A EUROPEAN JOURNAL, 15(20), 5083-5089. doi:10.1002/chem.200802465

DOI: 10.1002/chem.200802465

Complementarity of Experimental and Theoretical Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopic Studies for the Study of Candidate ITSOFC Electrolytes (Journal article)

Middlemiss, D. S., Blanc, F., & Grey, C. P. (2009). Complementarity of Experimental and Theoretical Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopic Studies for the Study of Candidate ITSOFC Electrolytes. SOLID OXIDE FUEL CELLS 11 (SOFC-XI), 25(2), 1709-1715. doi:10.1149/1.3205709

DOI: 10.1149/1.3205709

2008

Structure-Reactivity Relationship in Alkane Metathesis Using Well-Defined Silica-Supported Alkene Metathesis Catalyst Precursors (Journal article)

Blanc, F., Thivolle-Cazat, J., Basset, J. -M., & Coperet, C. (2008). Structure-Reactivity Relationship in Alkane Metathesis Using Well-Defined Silica-Supported Alkene Metathesis Catalyst Precursors. CHEMISTRY-A EUROPEAN JOURNAL, 14(29), 9030-9037. doi:10.1002/chem.200800864

DOI: 10.1002/chem.200800864

Direct observation of reaction intermediates for a well defined heterogeneous alkene metathesis catalyst (Journal article)

Blanc, F., Berthoud, R., Coperet, C., Lesage, A., Emsley, L., Singh, R., . . . Schrock, R. R. (2008). Direct observation of reaction intermediates for a well defined heterogeneous alkene metathesis catalyst. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, 105(34), 12123-12127. doi:10.1073/pnas.0802147105

DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0802147105

Dramatic enhancement of the alkene metathesis activity of Mo imido alkylidene complexes upon replacement of one tBuO by a surface siloxy ligand (Journal article)

Blanc, F., Rendon, N., Berthoud, R., Basset, J. -M., Coperet, C., Tonzetich, Z. J., & Schrock, R. R. (2008). Dramatic enhancement of the alkene metathesis activity of Mo imido alkylidene complexes upon replacement of one tBuO by a surface siloxy ligand. DALTON TRANSACTIONS, (24), 3156-3158. doi:10.1039/b805686m

DOI: 10.1039/b805686m

Dynamics of silica-supported catalysts determined by combining solid-state NMR spectroscopy and DFT calculations (Journal article)

Blanc, F., Basset, J. -M., Coperet, C., Sinha, A., Tonzetich, Z. J., Schrock, R. R., . . . Emsley, L. (2008). Dynamics of silica-supported catalysts determined by combining solid-state NMR spectroscopy and DFT calculations. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 130(18), 5886-5900. doi:10.1021/ja077749v

DOI: 10.1021/ja077749v

High resolution solid state NMR spectroscopy in surface organometallic chemistry: access to molecular understanding of active sites of well-defined heterogeneous catalysts (Journal article)

Blanc, F., Coperet, C., Lesage, A., & Emsley, L. (2008). High resolution solid state NMR spectroscopy in surface organometallic chemistry: access to molecular understanding of active sites of well-defined heterogeneous catalysts. CHEMICAL SOCIETY REVIEWS, 37(3), 518-526. doi:10.1039/b612793m

DOI: 10.1039/b612793m

Grafting mechanism and olefin metathesis activity of well-defined silica-supported Mo imido alkyl alkylidene complexes (Journal article)

Blanc, F., Salameh, A., Thivolle-Cazat, J., Basset, J. -M., Coperet, C., Sinha, A., & Schrock, R. R. (2008). Grafting mechanism and olefin metathesis activity of well-defined silica-supported Mo imido alkyl alkylidene complexes. COMPTES RENDUS CHIMIE, 11(1-2), 137-146. doi:10.1016/j.crci.2007.02.017

DOI: 10.1016/j.crci.2007.02.017

2007

Dramatic improvements of well-defined silica supported mo-based olefin metathesis catalysts by tuning the N-containing ligands (Journal article)

Blanc, F., Berthoud, R., Salameh, A., Basset, J. -M., Coperet, C., Singh, R., & Schrock, R. R. (2007). Dramatic improvements of well-defined silica supported mo-based olefin metathesis catalysts by tuning the N-containing ligands. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 129(27), 8434-+. doi:10.1021/ja073095e

DOI: 10.1021/ja073095e

Synthesis, characterization, and catalytic properties of gamma-Al2O3-supported zirconium hydrides through a combined use of surface organometallic chemistry and periodic calculations (Journal article)

Joubert, J., Delbecq, F., Thieuleux, C., Taoufik, M., Blanc, F., Coperet, C., . . . Sautet, P. (2007). Synthesis, characterization, and catalytic properties of gamma-Al2O3-supported zirconium hydrides through a combined use of surface organometallic chemistry and periodic calculations. ORGANOMETALLICS, 26(14), 3329-3335. doi:10.1021/om070145f

DOI: 10.1021/om070145f

Highly active, stable, and selective well-defined silica supported mo imido olefin metathesis catalysts (vol 129, pg 1044, 2007) (Journal article)

Blanc, F., Thivolle-Cazat, J., Basset, J. -M., Coperet, C., Hock, A. S., Tonzetich, Z. J., . . . Schrock, R. R. (2007). Highly active, stable, and selective well-defined silica supported mo imido olefin metathesis catalysts (vol 129, pg 1044, 2007). JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 129(17), 5779. doi:10.1021/ja071561u

DOI: 10.1021/ja071561u

Highly active, stable, and selective well-defined silica supported Mo imido olefin metathesis catalysts (Journal article)

Blanc, F., Thivolle-Cazat, J., Basset, J. -M., Coperet, C., Hock, A. S., Tonzetich, Z. J., & Schrock, R. R. (2007). Highly active, stable, and selective well-defined silica supported Mo imido olefin metathesis catalysts. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 129(5), 1044-1045. doi:10.1021/ja068249p

DOI: 10.1021/ja068249p

2006

Better characterization of surface organometallic catalysts through resolution enhancement in proton solid state NMR spectra (Journal article)

Blanc, F., Coperet, C., Thivolle-Cazat, J., Basset, J. -M., Lesage, A., Emsley, L., . . . Schrock, R. R. (2006). Better characterization of surface organometallic catalysts through resolution enhancement in proton solid state NMR spectra. INORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 45(23), 9587-9592. doi:10.1021/ic061222m

DOI: 10.1021/ic061222m

Alkane metathesis catalyzed by a well-defined silica-supported mo imido alkylidene complex: [( SiO)Mo(= NAr)(= CHtBu)(CH(2)tBu)] (Journal article)

Blanc, F., Coperet, C., Thivolle-Cazat, J., & Basset, J. -M. (2006). Alkane metathesis catalyzed by a well-defined silica-supported mo imido alkylidene complex: [( SiO)Mo(= NAr)(= CHtBu)(CH(2)tBu)]. ANGEWANDTE CHEMIE-INTERNATIONAL EDITION, 45(37), 6201-6203. doi:10.1002/anie.200602171

DOI: 10.1002/anie.200602171

Molecular understanding of alumina supported single-site catalysts by a combination of experiment and theory (Journal article)

Joubert, J., Delbecq, F., Sautet, P., Le Roux, E., Taoufik, M., Thieuleux, C., . . . Basset, J. -M. (2006). Molecular understanding of alumina supported single-site catalysts by a combination of experiment and theory. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 128(28), 9157-9169. doi:10.1021/ja0616736

DOI: 10.1021/ja0616736

Surface versus molecular siloxy ligands in well-defined olefin metathesis catalysts: [{(RO)(3)SiO}Mo(=NAr)(=CHtBu)(CH(2)tBu)] (Journal article)

Blanc, F., Coperet, C., Thivolle-Cazat, J., Basset, J. M., Lesage, A., Emsley, L., . . . Schrock, R. R. (2006). Surface versus molecular siloxy ligands in well-defined olefin metathesis catalysts: [{(RO)(3)SiO}Mo(=NAr)(=CHtBu)(CH(2)tBu)]. ANGEWANDTE CHEMIE-INTERNATIONAL EDITION, 45(8), 1216-1220. doi:10.1002/anie.200503205

DOI: 10.1002/anie.200503205

Molecular understanding of the structure of active sites of alumina supported polymerisation and alkane metathesis catalysts through a combined use of experimental and theoretical data. (Journal article)

Joubert, J., Delbecq, F., Sautet, P., Roux, E. L., Taoufik, M., Thieuleux, C., . . . Basset, J. -M. (2006). Molecular understanding of the structure of active sites of alumina supported polymerisation and alkane metathesis catalysts through a combined use of experimental and theoretical data.. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 128, 9157-9169.

2005

Reactivity differences between molecular and surface silanols in the preparation of homogeneous and heterogeneous olefin metathesis catalysts (Journal article)

Blanc, F., Chabanas, M., Coperet, C., Fenet, B., & Herdweck, E. (2005). Reactivity differences between molecular and surface silanols in the preparation of homogeneous and heterogeneous olefin metathesis catalysts. JOURNAL OF ORGANOMETALLIC CHEMISTRY, 690(23), 5014-5026. doi:10.1016/j.jorganchem.2005.04.028

DOI: 10.1016/j.jorganchem.2005.04.028

2004

Adhesion promoting compound and composition incorporating same. (Journal article)

Tulloch, A. A. D., Duncan, R. H., & Blanc, F. (2004). Adhesion promoting compound and composition incorporating same.. PCT Int. Appl., WO 2004053003 A1.

1996

Quadrupolar NMR of Ionic Conductors, Batteries, and Other Energy-related Materials (Journal article)

Blanc, F., Spencer, L., & Goward, G. R. (1996). Quadrupolar NMR of Ionic Conductors, Batteries, and Other Energy-related Materials. doi:10.1002/9780470034590.emrstm1215

DOI: 10.1002/9780470034590.emrstm1215