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FIHM Group

Functional Inorganics and Hybrid Materials

Studying at Cambridge


Professor Anthony K. Cheetham FRS

Professor Anthony K. Cheetham, FRS

Goldsmiths' Professor of Materials Science

Fellow of Trinity College

Office Phone: 01223 767061

Other Professional Activities

Treasurer & Vice President of The Royal Society

Key Publications

  1. Topochemical conversion of a dense metal-organic framework from a crystalline insulator to an amorphous semiconductor,  S. Tominaka, T. Suga, T. D. Bennett, and A. K. Cheetham, Chemical Science 6, 1465-1473 (2015)

  2. Mechanical tunability via hydrogen bonding in metal-organic frameworks with the perovskite architecture, W. Li, E. G. Bithell, P. T. Barton, Z. Lin, A. Thirumurugan, S. Henke, H. H.-M. Yeung, M. Wharmby, C. J. Howard and A. K. Cheetham,  J. Amer. Chem. Soc. 136, 7801-7804 (2014)

  3. Pressure-induced bond rearrangement and reversible phase transformation in a metal-organic framework, E. C. Spencer, M. S. R. N. Kiran, Wei Li, U. Ramamurty*, N. L. Ross and A. K. Cheetham,  Angew. Chem. Intl. Ed. Eng. 53, 5583-5586 (2014)

  4. Thermochemistry of zeolitic imidazolate frameworks (ZIFs) with varying porosity, J. T. Hughes, T. D. Bennett, A. K. Cheetham, and A. Navrotsky, J. Amer. Chem. Soc. 135, 598-601 (2013)

  5. Exceptionally low shear modulus in a prototypical imidazole-based metal-organic framework, J.-C Tan, B. Civalleri, C.-C. Lin, L. Valenzano, R. Galvelis, P.-F. Chen, T.D. Bennett, C. Mellot-Draznieks, C. M. Zicovich-Wilson and A.K. Cheetham,  Phys. Rev. Lett. 108, 095502 (2012)

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