Chemistry - PhD Theses

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Chemistry - PhD Theses

 

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  • Hagen, Dirk (University College Cork, 2013)
    This work concerns the atomic layer deposition (ALD) of copper. ALD is a technique that allows conformal coating of difficult topographies such as narrow trenches and holes or even shadowed regions. However, the deposition ...
  • Lennon, Lorna (University College Cork, 2014)
    This thesis is focused on the synthesis and solid state analysis of carbohydrate derivatives, including many novel compounds. Although the synthetic chemistry surrounding carbohydrates is well established in the literature, ...
  • O'Keeffe, Roisin J. M. (University College Cork, 2014)
    The main objective of this thesis is to outline the synthetic chemistry involved in the preparation of a range of novel lanostane and cholestane derivatives, and subsequent investigation into their biological activity in ...
  • Armstrong, Mark John (University College Cork, 2013)
    The Li-ion battery has for several years been at the forefront of powering an ever-increasing number of modem consumer electronic devices such as laptops, tablet PCs, cell phones, portable music players etc., while in more ...
  • Lotty, Olan (University College Cork, 2013)
    Semiconductor nanowires, particularly group 14 semiconductor nanowires, have been the subject of intensive research in the recent past. They have been demonstrated to provide an effective, versatile route towards the ...