BSc, MSc, PhD, CChem, MRSC

Experimental Officer, X-Ray Diffraction

+44 (0)131 451 8036
Room G.03
William Perkin Building
Heriot-Watt University
Georgina Rosair
Roles and responsibilities
  • Manager, Single Crystal X-ray Crystallography Service
  • Manager, Mass Spectroscopy Service
  • Perkin Building Radiation Protection Supervisor
  • Secretary, Perkin Safety Committee
  • Analytical Representative, Perkin Safety Committee
Selected publications
  1. 'Spectroscopic, structural, computational and (spectro)electrochemical studies of icosahedral carboranes bearing fluorinated aryl groups', H. Tricas, M. Colon, D. Ellis, S. A. Macgregor, D. McKay, G. M. Rosair, A. J. Welch, I. V. Glukhov, F. Rossi, F. Laschi and P. Zanello, Dalton Trans., 2011, 40, 4200.
  2. 'Highly stable tetrathiafulvalene radical dimers in 3 catenanes', J. M. Spruell, A. Coskun, D. C. Friedman, R. S. Forgan, A. A. Sarjeant, A. Trabolsi, A. C. Fahrenbach, G. Barin, W. F. Paxton, S. K. Dey, M. A. Olson, D. Benitez, E. Tkatchouk, M. T. Colvin, R. Carmielli, S. T. Caldwell, G. M. Rosair, S. G. Hewage, F. Duclairoir, J. L. Seymour, A. M. Z. Slawin, W. A. Goddard, M. R. Wasielewski, G. Cooke and J. F. Stoddart, Nat. Chem., 2010, 2, 870.
  3. 'Bis-phenanthroline copper(II) phthalate complexes are potent in vitro antitumour agents with ‘self-activating’ metallo-nuclease and DNA binding properties', A. Kellett, M. O'Connor, M. McCann, M. McNamara, P. Lynch, G. Rosair, V. McKee, B. Creaven, M. Walsh, S. McClean, A. Foltyn, D. O'Shea, O. Howe and M. Devereux, Dalton Trans., 2011, 40, 1024.
  4. 'The first supraicosahedral bis(heteroborane)', D. Ellis, G. M. Rosair and A. J. Welch, Chem. Commun., 2010, 46, 7394.
  5. 'Room-Temperature C-C Bond Cleavage of an Arene by a Metallacarborane', D. Ellis, D. McKay, S. A. Macgregor, G. M.Rosair, A. J. Welch, Angew. Chemie Int. Ed., 2010, 49, 4943.