Publication Highlights

Controlling the Size of Two-Dimensional Polymer Platelets for Water-in-Water Emulsifiers. 
ACS Cent. Sci. (2018) 4, 63 – 70.

Plastics recycling with a difference.
Science (2018), 360, 6387, 380 – 381.

Ring-Opening Polymerisation: On Like a Light.
Nature Catalysis (2018), 1, 486 – 487

Unlocking the potential of poly(ortho ester)s: A general catalytic approach to the synthesis of surface erodible materials.
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. (2017) 56, 16664 – 16668

Precision Epitaxy for Aqueous 1D and 2D Poly(ε-caprolactone) Assemblies.
J. Am. Chem. Soc. (2017) 139, 16980 – 16985

Poly(oligo (ethylene glycol) vinyl acetate)s: A versatile new class of thermoresponsive and biocompatible polymers.
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. (2017) 56, 9178-9182

1D vs. 2D shape selectivity in the crystallization-driven self-assembly of polylactide block copolymers.
Chem. Sci. (2017) 8, 4223-4230

Independent Control of Elastomer Properties through Stereocontrolled Synthesis.
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. (2016) 55, 13076 – 13080

Dual Catalysis for Selective Ring-Opening Polymerization of Lactones: Evolution toward Simplicity.
J. Am. Chem. Soc. (2015) 137, 14439 – 14445

N-Heterocyclic Olefins as Organocatalysts for Polymerization: Preparation of Well-Defined Poly(propylene oxide).
Angew Chem. Int. Ed. (2015) 54, 9550 – 9554

Simultaneous orthogonal dual-click approach to tough, in situ-forming hydrogels for cell encapsulation.
J. Am. Chem. Soc. (2015) 137, 1618 – 1622

Structural reorganization of cylindrical nanoparticles triggered by polylactide stereocomplexation.
Nature Commun. (2014) 5:5746 DOI:10.1038/ncomms6746

Chaining up carbon dioxide.
Nature Chem. (2014) 6, 276 – 277

Organocatalytic, Regioselective Nucleophilic “Click” Addition of Thiols to Propiolic Acid Esters for Polymer–Polymer Coupling.
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. (2013) 52, 4132 – 4136

Hollow Block Copolymer Nanoparticles through a Spontaneous One-step Structural Reorganization.
ACS Nano (2013) 7, 1120 – 1128

Triarylsulfonium Hexafluorophosphate Salts as Photoactivated Acidic Catalysts for Ring-Opening Polymerisation.
Chem. Commun. (2013) 49, 1205 – 1207

Benzyl Bispidine as an Efficient Replacement for (-)-Sparteine in Ring Opening Polymerisation.
Chem. Sci. (2013) 4, 1092 – 1097

Additive-Free Clicking for Polymer Functionalization and Coupling by Tetrazine–Norbornene Chemistry.
J. Am. Chem. Soc. (2011) 133, 13828 – 13831

Cylindrical Micelles of Controlled Length from the Crystallization-Driven Self-Assembly of Poly(lactide)-Containing Block Copolymers.
Chem. Sci. (2011) 2, 955 – 960

Metal free thiol-maleimide ‘Click’ reaction as a mild functionalisation strategy for degradable polymers.
Chem. Commun. (2008), 5158 – 5160