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Frameworks for commercial success
Nature Chemistry 8, 987 (2016) doi:10.1038/nchem.2661
Published online 21 October 2016

MOFs move to market
Nature Chemistry 8, 990–991 (2016) doi:10.1038/nchem.2656
Published online 21 October 2016

Nature Milestones
Mass spectrometry: Amicable separations
Nature Methods 12, S10 (2015) doi:10.1038/nmeth.3523
Published online 10 September 2015

Research Highlight
Hydrogels: Coordination driven gelation
Nature Chemistry 7, 681 
Published online read-only access

Research Highlight
Molecular sensors: Spoiler alert

Nature Chemistry 7, 466 
Published online 

Research Highlight
Nanomedicine: MOFs deliver

Nature Chemistry 7, 270–271 doi:10.1038/nchem.2229
Published online 



Peer-reviewed journal papers



J. S. Caddy, T. B. Faust, I. M. Walton, J. M. Cox, J. B. Benedict, M. B. Solomon, P. D. Southon, C. J. Kepert and D. M. D’Alessandro, Photoactive and physical properties of an azobenzene-containing coordination framework, Australian Journal of Chemistry, 2017, 70, 1171-1179.



F. J. Rizzuto, C. Hua, B. Chan, T. B. Faust, A. Rawal, C. F. Leong, J. M Hook, C. J. Kepert and D. M. D’Alessandro, The electronic, optical and magnetic consequences of delocalization in multifunctional donor-acceptor organic polymers, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 2015, 17, 11252.



F. J. Rizzuto, T. B. Faust, B. Chan, C. Hua, D. M. D’Alessandro and C. J. Kepert, Experimental and computational studies of a multi-electron donor–acceptor ligand containing the thiazolo[5,4-d] thiazole core and its incorporation into a metal–organic framework, Chemistry – a European Journal, 2014, 20, 17597.

T. B. Faust, P. M. Usov, D. M. D’Alessandro and C. J. Kepert, Highly unusual interpenetration isomers of electroactive nickel bis(dithiolene) coordination frameworksChemical Communications, 2014, 50, 12772.

C. F. Leong, B. Chan, T. B. Faust and D. M. D’Alessandro, Controlling charge separation in a novel donor-acceptor metal-organic framework via redox modulation, Chemical Science, 2014, 5,4724.

C. Hua, A. Rawal, T. B. Faust, P. D. Southon, R. Babarao, J. M. Hook and D. M. D’Alessandro, Explointing stable redical states for multifunctional properties in triarylamine-based porous organic polymers, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2014, 2, 12466.

T. B. Faust and D. M. D’Alessandro, Radicals in metal-organic frameworks, RSC Advances, 2014, 4, 17498.



C. F. Leong, B. Chan, T. B. Faust, P. Turner and D. M. D’Alessandro, Electronic, optical, and computational studies of a redox-active napthalenediimide-based coordination polymerInorganic Chemistry, 2013, 52, 14246.

C. F. Leong, T. B. Faust, P. Turner, P. M. Usov, C. J. Kepert, R. Babarao, A. W. Thornton and D. M. D’Alessandro, Enhancing selective CO2 adsorption via chemical reduction of a redox-active metal–organic frameworkDalton Transactions, 2013, 42, 9831.



T. B. Faust, F. Tuna, G. A. Timco, M. Affronte, V. Bellini, W. Wernsdorfer and R. E. P. Winpenny, Controlling magnetic communication through aromatic bridges by variation in torsion angle, Dalton Transactions, 2012, 41, 13626.



T. B. Faust, D. R. Allan, V. Bellini, A. Candini, S. Carretta, L. Carthy, D. Collison, R. J. Docherty, J. Kenyon, G. Lorusso, J. Machin, E. J. L. McInnes, C. A. Muryn, H. Nowell, R. G. Pritchard, S. J. Teat, G. A. Timco, F. Tuna, G. F. S. Whitehead, W. Wernsdorfer, M. Affronte and R. E. P. Winpenny, Chemical control of spin propagation between heterometallic rings, Chemistry – a European Journal, 2011, 17, 14020.

V. Bellini, G Lorusso, A. Candini, W. Wernsdorfer, T. B. Faust, G. A. Timco, R. E. P. Winpenny and M. Affronte, Propagation of spin information at supra-molecular scale through hetero-aromatic linkers, Physical Review Letters, 2011, 106, 227205.

G. A. Timco, T. B. Faust, F. Tuna and Richard E. P. Winpenny, Linking heterometallic rings for quantum information processing and amusement, Chemical Society Reviews, 2011, 40, 3067.



B. Ballesteros, T. B. Faust, C.-F. Lee, D. A. Leigh, C. A. Muryn, R. G. Pritchard, D. Schultz, S. J. Teat, G. A. Timco and R. E. P. Winpenny, Synthesis, structure, and dynamic properties of hybrid organic-inorganic rotaxanes, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2010, 132, 15435.

T. B. Faust, P. G. Heath, C. A. Muryn, G. A. Timco and R. E. P. Winpenny, Caesium ion sequestration by a fluoro-metallocrown [16]-MC-8, Chemical Communications, 2010, 46, 6258.



E. C. Sañudo, T. B. Faust, C. A. Muryn, R. G. Pritchard, G. A. Timco and R. E. P. Winpenny, Proton NMR study of Cr-Co heterometallic wheel complexes, Inorganic Chemistry, 2009, 48, 9811.



I. S. Tidmarsh, T. B. Faust, H. Adams, L. P. Harding, L. Russo, W. Clegg and M. D. Ward, Octanuclear cubic coordination cages, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2008, 130, 15167.



Media Mentions


An Introduction to Molecular Magnetism: SANZMAG-1, Australian Journal of Chemistry, 2014, 67, 1539–1541.

First past the post-doc, New Scientist, 2013,  issue 2938 (12 October).

SciFinder Future Leaders in ChemistryChemistry in New Zealand, Jan 2014, 50.

Developing Talent in IndiaRoyal Society of Chemistry News, Nov 2010, 10-11.