Prof Michael Beckett

Emeritus Professor

Contact info

email: m.a.beckett@bangor.ac.uk

telephone: 01248 382378

Professor Mike Beckett is Emeritus Professor of Inorganic Chemistry within the School of Natural Sciences and he is a specialist in the chemistry of boron. He has published more than 150 articles (h = 27) and has co-written a text book ('Periodic Table at a Glance', Wiley, 2006). His research papers on Lewis acidity measurement are internationally recognised and often cited as the 'Gutmann-Beckett method'. Mike Beckett is a Titular Member of the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC), a Fellow of Royal Society of Chemistry (CChem FRSC) and a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA).

  1. 2017
  2. Cobalt(III), Copper(II), and Nickel(II) coordination comppounds as cations in Polyborate Chemistry

    Author: Altahan, M., Jan 2017

    Supervisor: Beckett, M. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  3. 2016
  4. Synthesis, characterization and computational studies of Boron-Oxygen compounds

    Author: Jones, C. L., Jan 2016

    Supervisor: Beckett, M. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy