Dr David Richens

Senior Lecturer (Chemistry)

Qualifications: BSc, MSc, PhD University of Manchester. CChem, MRSC.

About David

Author of the 1997 Wiley book "The Chemistry of Aqua Ions".

Postdoctoral Fellowships: University of California at Riverside (1978-79), University of Newcastle (1979-83), Lecturer, University of Stirling (1983-88), Senior Lecturer, University of St. Andrews (1988-2010), College Professor, New Mexico State University (2010-14). Visiting positions: University of Lausanne, Switzerland (1985, 86), Flinders University, Adelaide and University of Newcastle, NSW (1994-95) Okayama University, Japan (1998).

Research Interests

Chemical reactivity under nanoscopic confinement, reaction kinetics and mechanisms, catalysis of C=C and C-H bond oxidation, oxygen and hydrogen peroxide activation.

Teaching Commitments

Contact Details

Room: CD 2.02
Phone: +64 7 858 5645
Cellphone: +64 27 353 9921