Welcome to the research pages of the Miller group at Keele University. We are part of the Chemical Sciences Research Centre and the Keele Molecular Chemistry Group.

Please browse the site using the links above. If you are interested in joining us please see the vacancies section or email me.


May 2018 - Laura and Eleni both presented their PhD research at the 3rd Faculty of Natural Sciences’ Postgraduate Research Symposium in Keele Hall.

Apr. 2018 - The group hosted the RSC Carbohydrate Early Career Researcher             Meeting at Keele Hall. The event was attended by 55 ECRs from across the UK and Europe, with the program featuring short research presentations by PhD researchers, PDRAs and recently appointed academics, along with invited lectures from established UK academic and industrial experts.

Sep. 2017 - Mieke Guinan has joined the group as a PhD student working in collaboration with Riboscience. Katie Huxley also joins us a final year MChem Researcher to work on the synthesis of a 5-nitro-D-lyxose derivative, Welcome!

Sep. 2017 - Sanaz’s review on the chemical synthesis of sugar nucleotides is out in Carbohydr. Res. here.

Jul. 2017 - Laura’s synthesis of a D-ManA building block has been published in MolBank here.

Jul. 2017 - The group all presented posters at Eurocarb 2017 in Barcelona.

Feb. 2017 - Dr Aisling Ní Cheallaigh has joined the group as a visiting PDRA from  Stefan Oscarson’s group at University College Dublin. Welcome Aisling!

Nov. 2016-  Dr Sanaz Ahmadipour has joined the group as an EPSRC-funded PDRA. Welcome Sanaz!

Follow the group (@millerlabkeele) on Twitter here