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Olga Bodero

  • Dates: Jan 2014 - Dec 2015 (IMPERIAL).
  • Background: PhD student at the University of Salamanca, Spain 
  • Project: Synthesis of novel alpha-helix mimetics for cancer therapy
  • Sponsor: Marie Curie fellowship grant
  • Whereabouts: Unknown
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Federica Pisaneschi

  • Dates: Nov 2006 - Dec 2013 (IMPERIAL).
  • Background: Undergraduate and PhD student at the University of Florence, Italy (PhD Supervisor - Prof. Alberto Brandi)
  • Project: Synthesis of HER-1/2 PET labelling agents
  • Sponsor: Cancer Research UK (CRUK).
  • Whereabouts: Houston, Texas, USA.
 federica
 

Jimmy Sejberg

  • Dates: April 2010 – March 2013 (IMPERIAL).
  • Background: PhD with Prof. Mikael Begtrup at the University of Copenhagen in collaboration with Novo Nordisk. He also spent 6 months working on the total synthesis of Cardinalin 3 inProf. Margaret Brimble’s group at the University of Auckland, New Zealand.
  • Project: The synthesis of aspercyclide A and analogues.
  • Sponsor: EU FP7 Marie Curie Fellow grant.
  • Whereabouts: Researcher at the Institute of Cancer Research(ICR), Sutton, UK..
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Ola Åberg

  • Dates: February 2010 – May 2012 (IMPERIAL).
  • Background: PhD with Prof. Bengt Långström, Uppsala University, Sweden.
  • Project: Molecular Imaging of Angiogenesis In Cancer.
  • Sponsor: CRUK platform grant.
  • Whereabouts: Researcher at the Preclinical PET Platform, Department of Medicinal Chemistry, Uppsala University, Sweden.
 olaaberg
 

Mahesh Mohan

  • Dates: March 2007 – March 2011 (IMPERIAL).
  • Background: PhD with Prof. John A. Murphy at WestCHEM, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK.
  • Project: Development of new chiral DMAP small molecule nucleophilic catalysts for efficient non-enzymatic kinetic resolution of alcohols and amines.
  • Sponsor: EPSRC funded post doctoral grant.
  • Whereabouts: Career Development Fellow with Dr. Jason Chin, MRC-Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, UK.
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Daniel Offerman

  • Dates: Aug 2007 – Dec 2009 (IMPERIAL).
  • Background: PhD with Dr Peter Duggan, Monash University, Australia and post-doc with Prof Martin Banwell, Australian National University (ANU), Canberra, Australia.
  • Project: Development of antagonists of the human IgE-FceRI protein-protein interaction and total synthesis of Aspercyclide A.
  • Sponsor: EPSRC-MRC 'LifeScience Interface' funded 3 year post doctoral grant.
  • Whereabouts: Medicinal Chemist with Biota, Melbourne, Australia.
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Paul McDaid

  • Dates: Nov. 2004 – Aug 2006 (IMPERIAL).
  • Background: PhD with Prof. Li Deng, Brandeis University, USA.
  • Project: Atropisomeric chiral DMAP catalysts for asymmetric synthesis.
  • Sponsor: EPSRC funded 3 year post doctoral grant.
  • Whereabouts: Process Chemist with Pfizer, Cork, Ireland.
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Stellios Arseniyadis

  • Dates: Jun. 2003 - Sept. 2004 (IMPERIAL).
  • Background: PhD with Prof. Charles Mioskowski, University Louis Pasteur Strasbourg, France and post-doc with Rhodia-Chirex, Boston, USA.
  • Project: Atropisomeric chiral DMAP catalysts for asymmetric synthesis.
  • Sponsor: EPSRC funded 3 year post doctoral grant.
  • Whereabouts: Post-doc with Prof. K. C. Nicolaou, Scripps Institute, La Jolla, California, USA. Chargé de Recherche au CNRS, ESPCI, Paris, France.
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Mihaela Pop

  • Dates: Sept. 2001 - Nov. 2004 (SHEFFIELD & IMPERIAL).
  • Background: PhD with Dr Graeme Hogarth, University College London, UK.
  • Project: Atropisomeric chiral DMAP-N-oxides: catalysts for asymmetric synthesis.
  • Sponsor: Leverhulme Trust funded 3 year post doctoral grant.
  • Whereabouts: Unknown.
 mihaelapop
 

Ratnasothy Srikaran

  • Dates: Nov. 2001-Oct. 2002 (SHEFFIELD).
  • Background: PhD with Dr Alan Spivey, University of Sheffield, UK (now Imperial College London, UK)
  • Project: A combinatorial approach to identifying protein thiols susceptible to post-translational nitrosative modification.
  • Sponsor: BBSRC funded 3 year post doctoral grant; collaboration with Prof. Tim H.W. Higenbottam, Section of Respiratory Medicine, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, UK and AstraZeneca, Charnwood, Lough borough, UK.
  • Whereabouts: Senior lecturer, University of Jaffna, Sri Lanka.
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Mahesh Goghari

  • Dates: Mar. 1999 - April 2001 (SHEFFIELD).
  • Background: PhD Saurashtra University, Rajkot, India.
  • Project: A combinatorial approach to identifying p rotein thiols susceptible to post-translational nitrosative modification.
  • Sponsor: BBSRC funded 3 year post doctoral grant; collaboration with Prof. Tim H.W. Higenbottam, Section of Respiratory Medicine, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, UK and AstraZeneca, Charnwood, Loughborough, UK.
  • Whereabouts: Unknown.
 maheshgoghari
 

John McKendrick

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Tomasz Fekner

  • Dates: Nov. 1996 - Nov. 1999 (SHEFFIELD).
  • Background: PhD with Prof. Jack Baldwin, Oxford University, Oxford, UK.
  • Project: Asymmetrisation by nucleophilic catalysis: a new route to homochiral materials.
  • Sponsor: Leverhulme Trust grant.
  • Whereabouts: Postdoc with Prof. Michael Chan at Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA. Postdoc with Prof. Patrick J. Guiry, University College Dublin, Ireland. Senior research associate with Prof. Michael Chan at Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA.
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