Prof Mike Beckett

Professor in Inorganic Chemistry

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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. 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 Imeboron (International conference on boron chemistry) and Euroboron (European conference on boron chemistry).

  1. 2019
  2. 8th European meeting on Boron Chemistry

    Mike Beckett (Speaker)
    24 Jun 201927 Jun 2019

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

  3. 7th National Inorganic Chemistry Congress of Turkey (International participants) (Corum)

    Mike Beckett (Keynote speaker)
    19 Jun 201922 Jun 2019

    Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

  4. Molecules (Journal)

    Mike Beckett (Guest editor)
    31 May 2019

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity

  5. 2018
  6. 2nd International Conference of P, B, Si Chemistry (Barcelona)

    Mike Beckett (Speaker)
    10 Dec 201812 Dec 2018

    Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

  7. IUPAC Division VIII meeting 2018

    Mike Beckett (Contributor)
    12 Aug 201815 Aug 2018

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

  8. 16th Boron Chemistry Meeting in the Americas (Boram XV1) (Boston)

    Mike Beckett (Speaker)
    26 Jun 201830 Jun 2018

    Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation