Daniel Whelligan

Dr Daniel Whelligan MSci, PhD

Senior Lecturer in Organic/Medicinal Chemistry

Academic and research departments

Department of Chemistry.


University roles and responsibilities

  • Departmental Assessments Officer


    Research interests

    My teaching

    My publications


    Gérard Samuel F., Hall Belinda S., Zaki Afroditi M., Corfield Katherine A., Mayerhofer Peter U., Costa Catia, Whelligan Daniel K., Biggin Philip C., Simmonds Rachel E., Higgins Matthew K. (2020)Structure of the Inhibited State of the Sec Translocon, In: Molecular Cell79(3)pp. 406-415 Cell Press
    Beemelmanns C, Husmann R, Whelligan DK, Özçubukçu S, Bolm C (2012)Planar-Chiral Bis-silanols and Diols as H-Bonding Asymmetric Organocatalysts, In: Eur J Org Chempp. 3373-3376
    Ponce-González J, Whelligan DK, Wang Lianqin, Bance-Soualhi Rachida, Wang Ying, Peng Y, Peng H, Apperley DC, Sarode HN, Pandey TP, Divekar AG, Seifert S, Herring AM, Zhuang L, Varcoe John (2016)High performance aliphatic-heterocyclic benzyl-quaternary ammonium radiation-grafted anion-exchange membranes, In: Energy and Environmental Science9(12)pp. 3724-3735 Royal Society of Chemistry
    Ong AL, Inglis KK, Whelligan DK, Murphy S, Varcoe JR (2015)Effect of cationic molecules on the oxygen reduction reaction on fuel cell grade Pt/C (20 wt%) catalyst in potassium hydroxide (aq, 1 mol dm(-3)), In: PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY CHEMICAL PHYSICS17(18)pp. 12135-12145 ROYAL SOC CHEMISTRY
    Wylie L, Innocenti P, Whelligan DK, Hoelder S (2012)Synthesis of amino-substituted indoles using the Bartoli reaction, In: Org Biomol Chem10(22)pp. 4441-4447
    Quideau S, Pouysegu L, Avellan AV, Whelligan DK, Looney MA (2001)Hypervalent iodine(III)-mediated oxidative acetoxylation of 2-methoxyphenols for regiocontrolled nitrogen benzannulation, In: Tetrahedron Lett42(42)pp. 7393-7396
    Quideau S, Pouysegu L, Avellan AV, Whelligan DK (2001)Synthetic studies on Amaryllidaceae lycorine-type alkaloids., In: ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY221pp. U199-U199 AMER CHEMICAL SOC
    Steel PG, Whelligan DK (2002)Silenes: Novel reagents for alkene functionalisation., In: ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY224pp. U161-U161 AMER CHEMICAL SOC
    Whelligan DK, Solanki S, Taylor D, Thomson DW, Cheung KMJ, Boxall K, Mas-Droux C, Barillari C, Burns S, Grummitt CG, Collins I, van Montfort RLM, Aherne GW, Bayliss R, Hoelder S (2010)Aminopyrazine Inhibitors Binding to an Unusual Inactive Conformation of the Mitotic Kinase Nek2: SAR and Structural Characterization, In: J Med Chem53(21)pp. 7682-7698
    Ponce-González J, Varcoe John, Whelligan Daniel (2018)Commercial monomer availability leading to missed opportunities? Anion-exchange membranes made from meta-vinylbenzyl chloride exhibit an alkali stability enhancement, In: ACS Applied Energy Materials1(5)pp. 1883-1887 American Chemical Society
    Whelligan DK, Thomson DW, Taylor D, Hoelder S (2010)Two-Step Synthesis of Aza- and Diazaindoles from Chloroamino-N-heterocycles Using Ethoxyvinylborolane, In: J Org Chem75(1)pp. 11-15
    Wang Lianqin, Brink JJ, Liu Y, Herring AM, Ponce-González J, Whelligan Daniel, Varcoe John (2017)Non-fluorinated pre-irradiation-grafted (peroxidated) LDPE-based anion-exchange membranes with high performance and stability, In: Energy & Environmental Science10pp. 2154-2167 Royal Society of Chemistry
    Gonçalves Biancolli Ana Laura, Herranz Daniel, Wang Lianqin, Stehlíkov Gabriela, Bance-Soualhi Rachida, Ponce-González Julia, Ocón Pilar, Ticianelli Edson A., Whelligan Daniel K., Varcoe John R., Santiago Elisabete I. (2018)ETFE-based anion-exchange membrane ionomer powders for alkaline membrane fuel cells: a first performance comparison of head-group chemistry, In: Journal of Materials Chemistry A Royal Society of Chemistry
    Berry MB, Griffiths RJ, Sanganee MJ, Steel PG, Whelligan DK (2003)Silenes as novel synthetic reagents: synthesis of diols and lactones from simple alkyldienes, In: Tetrahedron Lett44(51)pp. 9135-9138
    Whelligan DK (2009)Benzotriazole Linker Units, In: Scott PJH (eds.), Linker Strategies in Solid-Phase Organic Synthesis(11) Wiley
    Berry MB, Griffiths RJ, Sanganee MJ, Steel PG, Whelligan DK (2004)Silenes as novel synthetic reagents: identification of a practical method for silene generation and trapping., In: Org Biomol Chem2(16)pp. 2381-2392
    Sanganee MJ, Steel PG, Whelligan DK (2003)Novel one-pot synthesis of aryltris(trimethylsilyl)silanes., In: J Org Chem68(8)pp. 3337-3339
    Ponce-González J, Ouachan I, Varcoe John, Whelligan Daniel (2017)Radiation-induced grafting of a butyl-spacer styrenic monomer onto ETFE: the synthesis of the most alkali stable radiationgrafted anion-exchange membrane to date, In: JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY A6(3)pp. 823-827 The Royal Society of Chemistry
    Mas Claret Eduard, Al Yahyaei Balqees, Chu Shuyu, Elliott Ruan M., Imperato Manuel, Lopez Arnaud, Meira Lisiane B., Howlin Brendan J., Whelligan Daniel K. (2020)An aza-nucleoside, fragment-like inhibitor of the DNA repair enzyme alkyladenine glycosylase (AAG), In: Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry28(11)115507 Elsevier
    Wang Lianqin, Magliocca E, Cunningham E, Mustain W, Poynton S, Escudero-Cid R, Nasef M, Ponce-Gonzalez J, Bance-Souahli R, Slade Robert, Whelligan Daniel, Varcoe John (2016)An optimised synthesis of high performance radiation-grafted anion-exchange membranes, In: Green Chemistry19pp. 831-843 Royal Society of Cemistry