Ian Duncan WILLIAMS 韋慈恩

Ian Duncan

PhD in Chemistry
Head and Professor
Research Area
Solid state chemistry and chemical crystallography, crystal Engineering
Structures and modify the properties of crystalline solids through controlled design of their internal structure or architecture
A variety of methods of synthesis are used including solvothermal and flux approaches
Areas range from organic crystals (including natural products, co-crystals, N-H-O hydrogen bonds, pharmaceutical formulation, chiral determination and resolution) to metal-organic network polymers and inorganic and hybrid framework crystals
Research Interests
Coordination polymers
Separation methods
Solid state chemistry
Supramolecular chemistry
X-ray crystallography

(PhD, University of Bristol, 1985)