skip to content

Department of Chemistry

 

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Natural Material Innovation


Current research interests:


- Modification of wood for tall timber buildings


- Conservation of archaeological artefacts, particularly waterlogged timbers


- Cellulose based soft materials


 


Melville Laboratory for Polymer Synthesis


Department of Chemistry

University of Cambridge

Lensfield Road

Cambridge

CB2 1EW

United Kingdom


 


 

Publications

Controlling the structure and photophysics of fluorophore dimers using multiple cucurbit[8]uril clampings
G Wu, YJ Bae, M Olesińska, D Antón-García, I Szabó, E Rosta, MR Wasielewski, OA Scherman
– Chemical Science
(2020)
11,
812
The transport of liquids in softwood: timber as a model porous medium.
HC Burridge, G Wu, T Reynolds, DU Shah, R Johnston, OA Scherman, MH Ramage, PF Linden
– Scientific reports
(2019)
9,
20282
Supramolecular complexation between chain-folding poly(ester-imide)s and polycyclic aromatics: a fractal-based pattern of NMR ring-current shielding
M Knappert, T Jin, SD Midgley, G Wu, OA Scherman, R Grau-Crespo, HM Colquhoun
– Polymer Chemistry
(2019)
10,
6641
Modular supramolecular dimerization of optically tunable extended aryl viologens.
M Olesińska, G Wu, S Gómez-Coca, D Antón-García, I Szabó, E Rosta, OA Scherman
– Chemical Science
(2019)
10,
8806
Oligopeptide-CB[8] complexation with switchable binding pathways.
G Wu, DE Clarke, C Wu, OA Scherman
– Organic & biomolecular chemistry
(2019)
17,
3514
Cucurbit[8]uril-mediated pseudo[2,3]rotaxanes
G Wu, I Szabó, E Rosta, OA Scherman
– Chemical communications (Cambridge, England)
(2019)
55,
13227
Modulating stiffness with photo-switchable supramolecular hydrogels
A Tabet, RA Forster, CC Parkins, G Wu, OA Scherman
– Polymer Chemistry
(2019)
10,
467
Cell Geometry across the Ring Structure of Sitka Spruce
TPS Reynolds, HC Burridge, R Johnston, G Wu, DU Shah, OA Scherman, PF Linden, MH Ramage
– Journal of The Royal Society Interface
(2018)
15,
20180144
Cucurbit[7]uril as a Supramolecular Artificial Enzyme for Diels-Alder Reactions.
A Palma, M Artelsmair, G Wu, X Lu, SJ Barrow, N Uddin, E Rosta, E Masson, OA Scherman
– Angewandte Chemie International Edition
(2017)
56,
15688
Cucurbit[7]uril as a Supramolecular Artificial Enzyme for Diels-Alder Reactions
A Palma, M Artelsmair, G Wu, X Lu, SJ Barrow, N Uddin, E Rosta, E Masson, OA Scherman
– Angewandte Chemie
(2017)
129,
15894
  • 1 of 4
  • >

Research Group

Telephone number

01223 336410 (shared)

Email address

gw372@cam.ac.uk