This weeks Mega Chemist is currently an EPSRC Advanced Research Fellowship holder. After completing his degree at Oxford, he undertook his DPhil at Cambridge under the supervision of Prof. Andrew Holmes before moving over to Scripps to work under the supervision of Prof. Erik J. Sorensen. He has since been back in the UK at both Cambridge and Oxford.
Research interests in total synthesis of biomolecules and mechanistic studies won’t help you much in identifying him, but considering he is most definitely a traditional synthetic organic chemist, his interest in virology for me is intriguing, and for you, should help you on your way to the solution!
His research interests are traditionally in the