Prof Mike Beckett

Professor in Inorganic Chemistry

Contact info

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

telephone: 01248 382378

Professor Mike Beckett is a Professor of Inorganic Chemistry within the School of Natural Sciences and he specialises is synthesizing new chemicals containing boron or silicon.  These chemicals may be used  in formulations of agricultural micronutrients / biostimulants and as precursors to new materials.  He has published >125 articles and has co-written a text book ('Periodic Table at a Glance', Wiley, 2006). Mike Beckett is a Fellow of Royal Society of Chemistry (CChem FRSC) and the Higher Education Academy (FHEA). He is a Titular Member of the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) in the Division involved with Chemical Nomenclature and Structure Representation and is leading a task group on nomenclature of boron hydride systems. He is also a member of the international advisory committees of the ‘International conference on boron chemistry’ (Imeboron) and the ‘European conference on boron chemistry’ (Euroboron).

  1. 2019
  2. 7th National Inorganic Chemistry Congress of Turkey (International participants)

    Beckett, M. (Keynote speaker)
    19 Jun 201922 Jun 2019

    Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

  3. Molecules (Journal)

    Beckett, M. (Guest editor)
    31 May 2019

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity

  4. 2018
  5. 2nd International Conference of P, B, Si Chemistry

    Beckett, M. (Speaker)
    10 Dec 201812 Dec 2018

    Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

  6. IUPAC Division VIII meeting 2018

    Beckett, M. (Contributor)
    12 Aug 201815 Aug 2018

    Activity: OtherTypes of External academic engagement - Membership of external research organisation

  7. 16th Boron Chemistry Meeting in the Americas (Boram XV1)

    Beckett, M. (Speaker)
    26 Jun 201830 Jun 2018

    Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation