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FIHM Group

Functional Inorganics and Hybrid Materials

Studying at Cambridge

Dr Jonathan A Foster

Dr Jonathan A Foster

Vice Chancellor's Fellowship, Department of Chemistry, University of Sheffield


Office Phone: 01223 334342

Key Publications

D. Asil, J. A. Foster, A. Patra, X. de Hatten, J. R. Nitschke, R. H. Friend. A self-healing, gel-forming, electroluminescent metallo-polymer, Angewandte Chemie, 2014, Accepted 

J. A. Foster*, D. W. Johnson, M-O M. Piepenbrock, J. W. Steed*, Using Gel Morphology to Control Pore Shape, New Journal of Chemistry, 2014, 38, 927-932, Featured on journal front cover 

J. A. Foster, R. Edkins, G. Cameron, N. Colgin, K. Fucke, S. Ridgeway, A. Crawford, T. Marder, A. Beeby, S. Cobb, J. W. Steed, Blending gelators to tune gel structure and probe anion-induced disassembly, Chemistry A European Journal, 2014, 1, 279-291

L. Meazza, J. A. Foster, K. Fucke, P. Metrangolo, G. Resnati, J. W. Steed, Halogen-bonding-triggered supramolecular gel formation, Nature Chemistry, 2012, 12, 5, 42-47

J. A. Foster, M-O. M. Piepenbrock, G. Lloyd, N. Clarke, J. A. K. Howard, J. W. Steed, Anion-switchable supramolecular gels for controlling pharmaceutical crystal growth, Nature Chemistry, 2010, 2, 1037-43

J. A.  Foster, J. W. Steed, Exploiting Cavities in Supramolecular Gels, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2010, 49, 6718–6724