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Dr Paul R. McGonigal - all publications

  • 1: Salah, L., Etherington, M. K., Shuaib, A., Danos, A., Nazeer, A. A., Ghazal, B., Prlj, A., Turley, A. T., Mallick, A., McGonigal, P. R., Curchod, B. F. E, Monkman, A. P. & Makhseed, S. (2021). Suppressing Dimer Formation by Increasing Conformational Freedom in Multi-Carbazole Thermally Activated Delayed Fluorescence Emitters. Journal of Materials Chemistry C 9(1): 189-198.
  • 2: Turley, A. T., Danos, A., Prlj, A., Monkman, A. P., Curchod, B. F. E., McGonigal, P. R. & Etherington, M. K. (2020). Modulation of Charge Transfer by N-Alkylation to Control Photoluminescence Energy and Quantum Yield. Chemical Science 11(27): 6990-6995.
  • 3: Bismillah, AN, Chapin, BM, Hussein, BA & McGonigal, PR (2020). Shapeshifting molecules: The story so far and the shape of things to come. Chemical Science 11(2): 324-332.
  • 4: Hussein, B. A., Shakeel, Z., Turley, A. T., Bismillah, A. N., Wolfstadt, K., Pia, J., Pilkington, M., McGonigal, P. R. & Adler, M. (2020). Control of Porphyrin Planarity and Aggregation by Covalent Capping: Bissilyloxy Porphyrin Silanes. Inorganic Chemistry 59(18): 13533-13541.
  • 5: Zhang, Haoke, Zhao, Zheng, Turley, Andrew T., Wang, Lin, McGonigal, Paul R., Tu, Yujie, Li, Yuanyuan, Wang, Zhaoyu, Kwok, Ryan T. K., Lam, Jacky W. Y. & Tang, Ben Zhong (2020). Aggregate Science: From Structures to Properties. Advanced Materials 2001457.
  • 6: Zhang, Haoke, Zhao, Zheng, McGonigal, Paul R., Ye, Ruquan, Liu, Shunjie, Lam, Jacky W.Y., Kwok, Ryan T.K., Yuan, Wang Zhang, Xie, Jianping, Rogach, Andrey L. & Tang, Ben Zhong (2020). Clusterization-triggered emission: Uncommon luminescence from common materials. Materials Today 32: 275-292.
  • 7: Astumian, R. D., Pezzato, C., Feng, Y., Qiu, Y., McGonigal, P. R., Cheng, C. & Stoddart, J. F. (2020). Non-equilibrium thermodynamics and kinetics of synthetic molecular pumps. Materials Chemistry Frontiers
  • 8: Kukhta, N. A., Higginbotham, H. F., Matulaitis, T., Danos, A., Bismillah, A. N., Haase, N., Etherington, M. K., Yufit, D. S., McGonigal, P. R., Gražulevičius, J. V. & Monkman, A. P. (2019). Revealing Resonance Effects and Intramolecular Dipole Interactions in the Positional Isomers of Benzonitrile-Core Thermally Activated Delayed Fluorescence Materials. Journal of Materials Chemistry C 7(30): 9184-9194.
  • 9: Etherington, Marc K., Kukhta, Nadzeya A., Higginbotham, Heather F., Danos, Andrew, Bismillah, Aisha N., Graves, David R., McGonigal, Paul R., Haase, Nils, Morherr, Antonia, Batsanov, Andrei S., Pflumm, Christof, Bhalla, Vandana, Bryce, Martin R. & Monkman, Andrew P. (2019). Persistent Dimer Emission in Thermally Activated Delayed Fluorescence Materials. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 123(17): 11109-11117.
  • 10: Bismillah, A. N., Sturala, J., Chapin, B. M., Yufit, D. S., Hodgkinson, P. & McGonigal, P. R. (2019). Shape-Selective Crystallisation of Fluxional Carbon Cages. Chemical Science 9(46): 8631-8636.
  • 11: Soe, W.H., Manzano, C., de Mendoza, P., McGonigal, P.R., Echavarren, A.M. & Joachim, C. (2018). Long Starphene Single Molecule NOR Boolean Logic Gate. Surface Science 678: 163-168.
  • 12: McGonigal, P. R. (2018). Multiply Threaded Rotaxanes. Supramolecular Chemistry 30(9): 782-794.
  • 13: Sturala, Jiri, Etherington, Marc K., Bismillah, Aisha N, Higginbotham, Heather F., Trewby, William J., Aguilar, Juan A., Bromley, Elizabeth H. C., Avestro, Alyssa-Jennifer, Monkman, Andrew P. & McGonigal, Paul R. (2017). Excited-State Aromatic Interactions in the Aggregation-Induced Emission of Molecular Rotors. Journal of the American Chemical Society 139(49): 17882-17889.
  • 14: Danon, J. J., Leigh, D. A., McGonigal, P. R., Ward, J. W. & Wu, J. (2016). Triply Threaded [4]Rotaxanes. Journal of the American Chemical Society 138(38): 12643-12647.
  • 15: Dorel, R. D., McGonigal, P. R. & Echavarren, A. M. (2016). Hydroacenes made easy by gold(I) catalysis. Angewandte Chemie International Edition 55(37): 11120-11123.
  • 16: Cheng, C., Cheng, T., Xiao, H., Krzyaniak, M. D., Wang, Y., McGonigal, P. R., Frasconi, M., Barnes, J. C., Fahrenbach, A. C., Wasielewski, M. R., Goddard III, W. A. & Stoddart, J. F. (2016). Influence of constitution and charge on radical pairing interactions in tris-radical tricationic complexes. Journal of the American Chemical Society 138(26): 8288-8300.
  • 17: Cheng, C., McGonigal, P. R., Stoddart, J. F. & Astumian, R. D. (2015). Design and Synthesis of Nonequilibrium Systems. ACS Nano 9(9): 8672-8688.
  • 18: McGonigal, P.R., Deria, P., Hod, I., Moghadam, P.Z., Avestro, A.-J., Horwitz, N.E., Gibbs-Hall, I.C., Blackburn, A.K., Chen, D., Botros, Y.Y., Wasielewski, M.R., Snurr, R.Q., Hupp, J.T., Farha, O.K. & Stoddart, J.F. (2015). Electrochemically addressable trisradical rotaxanes organized within a metal–organic framework. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 112(36): 11161-11168.
  • 19: Hou, Xisen, Ke, Chenfeng, Bruns, Carson J., McGonigal, Paul R., Pettman, Roger B. & Stoddart, J. Fraser (2015). Tunable solid-state fluorescent materials for supramolecular encryption. Nature Communications 6: 6884.
  • Wang, Y., Sun, Y., Avestro, A.-J., McGonigal, P. R. & Zhang, H. (2022). Supramolecular Repair of Hydration Lubrication Surfaces. Chem
  • Cheng, Chuyang, McGonigal, Paul R., Schneebeli, Severin T., Li, Hao, Vermeulen, Nicolaas A., Ke, Chenfeng & Stoddart, J. Fraser (2015). An artificial molecular pump. Nature Nanotechnology 10(6): 547-553.
  • McGonigal, Paul R., Li, Hao, Cheng, Chuyang, Schneebeli, Severin T., Frasconi, Marco, Witus, Leah S. & Stoddart, J. Fraser (2015). Controlling association kinetics in the formation of donor-acceptor pseudorotaxanes. TETRAHEDRON LETTERS 56(23): 3591-3594.
  • Ferris, Daniel P., McGonigal, Paul R., Witus, Leah S., Kawaji, Takatoshi, Algaradah, Mohammed M., Alnajadah, Ahmed R., Nassar, Majed S. & Stoddart, J. Fraser (2015). Oxime Ligation on the Surface of Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles. ORGANIC LETTERS 17(9): 2146-2149.
  • Juricek, Michal, Barnes, Jonathan C., Strutt, Nathan L., Vermeulen, Nicolaas A., Ghooray, Kala C., Dale, Edward J., McGonigal, Paul R., Blackburn, Anthea K., Avestro, Alyssa-Jennifer & Stoddart, J. Fraser (2014). An ExBox [2] catenane. CHEMICAL SCIENCE 5(7): 2724-2731.
  • Wu, Yilei, Frasconi, Marco, Gardner, Daniel M., McGonigal, Paul R., Schneebeli, Severin T., Wasielewski, Michael R. & Stoddart, J. Fraser (2014). Electron Delocalization in a Rigid Cofacial Naphthalene-1,8:4,5-bis(dicarboximide) Dimer. ANGEWANDTE CHEMIE-INTERNATIONAL EDITION 53(36): 9476-9481.
  • Cheng, Chuyang, McGonigal, Paul R., Liu, Wei-Guang, Li, Hao, Vermeulen, Nicolaas A., Ke, Chenfeng, Frasconi, Marco, Stern, Charlotte L., Goddard, III, William A. & Stoddart, J. Fraser (2014). Energetically Demanding transport in a Supramolecular Assembly. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY 136(42): 14702-14705.
  • Wilson, Eleanor A., Vermeulen, Nicolaas A., McGonigal, Paul R., Avestro, Alyssa-Jennifer, Sarjeant, Amy A., Stern, Charlotte L. & Stoddart, J. Fraser (2014). Formation of a hetero[3]rotaxane by a dynamic component-swapping strategy. Chemical Communications 50(68): 9665-9668.
  • Carreras, Javier, Livendahl, Madeleine, McGonigal, Paul R. & Echavarren, Antonio M. (2014). Gold(I) as an Artificial Cyclase: Short Stereodivergent Syntheses of (−)-Epiglobulol and (−)-4β,7α- and (−)-4α,7α-Aromadendranediols. Angewandte Chemie International Edition 53(19): 4896-4899.
  • Wang, Yahui, McGonigal, Paul R., Herle, Bart, Besora, Maria & Echavarren, Antonio M. (2014). Gold(I) Carbenes by Retro-Buchner Reaction: Generation and Fate. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY 136(2): 801-809.
  • Barnes, Jonathan C., Frasconi, Marco, Young, Ryan M., Khdary, Nezar H., Liu, Wei-Guang, Dyar, Scott M., McGonigal, Paul R., Gibbs-Hall, Ian C., Diercks, Christian S., Sarjeant, Amy A., Stern, Charlotte L., Goddard, III, William A., Wasielewski, Michael R. & Stoddart, J. Fraser (2014). Solid-State Characterization and Photoinduced Intramolecular Electron Transfer in a Nanoconfined Octacationic Homo[2]Catenane. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY 136(30): 10569-10572.
  • McGonigal, Paul R. & Stoddart, J. Fraser (2013). INTERLOCKED MOLECULES A molecular production line. NATURE CHEMISTRY 5(4): 260-262.
  • Ke, Chenfeng, Strutt, Nathan L., Li, Hao, Hou, Xisen, Hartlieb, Karel J., McGonigal, Paul R., Ma, Zhidong, Iehl, Julien, Stern, Charlotte L., Cheng, Chuyang, Zhu, Zhixue, Vermeulen, Nicolaas A., Meade, Thomas J., Botros, Youssry Y. & Stoddart, J. Fraser (2013). Pillar[5]arene as a Co-Factor in Templating Rotaxane Formation. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY 135(45): 17019-17030.
  • Li, Hao, Cheng, Chuyang, McGonigal, Paul R., Fahrenbach, Albert C., Frasconi, Marco, Liu, Wei-Guang, Zhu, Zhixue, Zhao, Yanli, Ke, Chenfeng, Lei, Juying, Young, Ryan M., Dyar, Scott M., Co, Dick T., Yang, Ying-Wei, Botros, Youssry Y., Goddard, III, William A., Wasielewski, Michael R., Astumian, R. Dean & Stoddart, J. Fraser (2013). Relative Unidirectional Translation in an Artificial Molecular Assembly Fueled by Light. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY 135(49): 18609-18620.
  • McGonigal, Paul R., de Leon, Claudia, Wang, Yahui, Homs, Anna, Solorio-Alvarado, Cesar R. & Echavarren, Antonio M. (2012). Gold for the Generation and Control of Fluxional Barbaralyl Cations. ANGEWANDTE CHEMIE-INTERNATIONAL EDITION 51(52): 13093-13096.
  • Barran, Perdita E., Cole, Harriet L., Goldup, Stephen M., Leigh, David A., McGonigal, Paul R., Symes, Mark D., Wu, Jhenyi & Zengerle, Michael (2011). Active-Metal Template Synthesis of a Molecular Trefoil Knot. ANGEWANDTE CHEMIE-INTERNATIONAL EDITION 50(51): 12280-12284.
  • Cheng, Hei Man, Leigh, David A., Maffei, Francesca, McGonigal, Paul R., Slawin, Alexandra M. Z. & Wu, Jhenyi (2011). En Route to a Molecular Sheaf: Active Metal Template Synthesis of a [3]Rotaxane with Two Axles Threaded through One Ring. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY 133(31): 12298-12303.
  • Goldup, Stephen M., Leigh, David A., McBurney, Roy T., McGonigal, Paul R. & Plant, Andrew (2010). Ligand-assisted nickel-catalysed sp(3)-sp(3) homocoupling of unactivated alkyl bromides and its application to the active template synthesis of rotaxanes. CHEMICAL SCIENCE 1(3): 383-386.
  • Goldup, Stephen M., Leigh, David A., McGonigal, Paul R., Ronaldson, Vicki E. & Slawin, Alexandra M. Z. (2010). Two Axles Threaded Using a Single Template Site: Active Metal Template Macrobicyclic [3]Rotaxanes. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY 132(1): 315-320.
  • Goldup, Stephen M., Leigh, David A., Long, Tao, McGonigal, Paul R., Symes, Mark D. & Wu, Jhenyi (2009). Active Metal Template Synthesis of [2]Catenanes. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY 131(43): 15924-15929.