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Professor John Bower

Professor John Bower

Professor John Bower
MSc, PhD(Bristol)

Professor of Chemistry

Area of research

Asymmetric catalysis, heterocyclic chemistry and total synthesis

Office N510
School of Chemistry,
Cantock's Close, Bristol BS8 1TS
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Tel. +44 (0) 117 928 9933

Research summary

Dr Bower is a supervisor in the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Chemical Synthesis

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John Bower obtained his M.Sci. degree in Chemistry in 2003 from the University of Bristol. He then remained at Bristol to study for his Ph.D. degree (2007) under the guidance of Professor Timothy Gallagher. His first postdoctoral appointment (2007-2008) was with Professor Michael Krische at the University of Texas at Austin where he investigated transfer hydrogenative strategies for carbonyl addition. He then undertook a second postdoctoral appointment with Professor Timothy Donohoe at the University of Oxford where he focussed on the use of olefin cross metathesis for heteroaryl synthesis. In 2010, he was awarded a Royal Society University ...

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Selected publications

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Recent publications

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