Alec graduated from Keele University in 2021 with a first-class Master’s Degree in Chemistry with an International Year. His undergraduate career included a year studying at Tokyo Metropolitan University, and a final year research project developing fluorescent metal-organic framework (MOF) materials for chemical sensing applications. His Master’s research project under Dr Chris Hawes investigated the role of hydrogen-bonding on the structure and stability of MOFs.
Outside of academia, Alec is an avid tennis player, book reader and enjoyer of long walks in nature.
O2 Activation with Dinuclear Transition Metal Complexes for Aerobic Oxidation Catalysis with Dr Ulrich Hintermair and Dr Andrew Johnson — PhD Project