Brian Skelton

Dr, MSc PhD Auck.

  • The University of Western Australia (M310), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth

    Australia

  • 24403 Citations
  • 66 h-Index
1992 …2019
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Research Output 1992 2019

  • 24403 Citations
  • 66 h-Index
  • 1250 Article
  • 42 Conference paper
  • 3 Review article
  • 1 Letter
2010
1 Citation (Scopus)

Novel Complexes of Silver(I) Sulfate with 1-methylimidazole-2-thione: Structures and Vibrational Spectroscopy

Bowmaker, G. A., Pakawatchai, C., Saithong, S., Skelton, B. & White, A., 2010, In : Dalton Transactions. 39, p. 6542-6550

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)
3 Citations (Scopus)

Physical and Crystallographic Characterisation of the mGlu5 Antagonist MTEP and Its Monohydrochloride

Mcildowie, M., Gandy, M., Skelton, B., Brotchie, J. M., Koutsantonis, G., Spackman, M. & Piggott, M., 2010, In : Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. 99, p. 234-245

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Preparation and molecular structures of the decanuclear diynyl-ruthenium-silver and -copper complexes [M63-C≡CC≡C[Ru(dppe)Cp*]}4(μ-dppm)2](BF4)2 (M = Ag, Cu)

Bruce, M. I., Low, P., Nicholson, B. K., Skelton, B., Zaitseva, N. N. & Zhao, X., 15 May 2010, In : Journal of Organometallic Chemistry. 695, 10-11, p. 1569-1575

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ruthenium
Molecular Structure
Silver
Molecular structure
ruthenium
3 Citations (Scopus)

Preparation and some Chemistry of Ferrocenylethynyl Ketones

Bruce, M. I., Jevric, M. & Skelton, B., 2010, In : Journal of Organometallic Chemistry. 695, p. 453-462

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)

Solid-State 15N CPMAS NMR and Computational Analysis of Ligand Hapticity in Rhodium (ŋ-diene) Poly(pyrazolyl)borate Complexes

Pettinari, R., Pettinari, C., Marchetti, F., Gobetto, R., Nervi, C., Chierotti, M. R., Chan, E., Skelton, B. & White, A., 2010, In : Inorganic Chemistry. 49, p. 11205-11215

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

Some reactions of an ŋ3-tetracyanobutadienyl-ruthenium complex

Bruce, M. I., Fox, M. A., Low, P., Skelton, B. & Zaitseva, N. N., 21 Apr 2010, In : Dalton Transactions. 39, 15, p. 3759-3770

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ruthenium
Nuclear magnetic resonance
Azides
Cycloaddition
Alkylation
8 Citations (Scopus)

Some ruthenium complexes of fluorinated alkynylcyclopentenes

Bruce, M. I., Burgun, A., Parker, C. R. & Skelton, B., 2010, In : Journal of Organometallic Chemistry. 695, p. 619-625

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Structural and Electrochemical Studies of Co(III) Cage Amine Complexes with Pendent Thienylmethylamino Groups

Harrowfield, J. M., Koutsantonis, G., Lengkeek, N., Skelton, B. & White, A., 2010, In : Inorganic Chemistry. 49, p. 3152-3161

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Structural and Spectroscopic Characterisation of Linearly Coordinated Gold(I) Tribenzylphosphane Complexes

Ainscough, E. W., Bowmaker, G. A., Brodie, A. M., Freeman, G. H., Hanna, J. V., Healy, P. C., Robinson, W. T., Skelton, B., Smith, M. E., Sobolev, A. & White, A., 2010, In : European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry. 2010, p. 2044-2053

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Citations (Scopus)

Structural and Spectroscopic Studies of some Adducts of Silver(I) Halides with Thiourea and N-ethyl Substituted Thioureas

Bowmaker, G. A., Pakawatchai, C., Saithong, S., Skelton, B. & White, A., 2010, In : Dalton Transactions. 39, p. 4391-4404

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Structure elucidation of some highly unusual tricyclic cis-caryophyllane sesquiterpenes from Marasmiellus troyanus

Evans, L., Hedger, J., O'Donnell, G., Skelton, B., White, A., Williamson, R. T. & Gibbons, S., 2010, In : Tetrahedron Letters. 51, p. 5493-5496

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Citations (Scopus)

Syntheses, structures and redox properties of {Os(PPh3)2Cp}2{µ-(C≡C)x}(x = 2, 3, 4): Comparisons with the Ru analogues

Bruce, M. I., Kramarczuk, K. A., Skelton, B. & White, A., 2010, In : Journal of Organometallic Chemistry. 695, p. 469-473

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Syntheses and molecular structures of some polyfluoroaryldiynyl-ruthenium complexes

Bruce, M. I., Scoleri, N., Skelton, B. & White, A., 2010, In : Journal of Organometallic Chemistry. 695, p. 1561-1568

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Syntheses and molecular structures of some tricobalt carbonyl clusters containing 2,4,6-trimethyl-1,3,5-trithiane

Bruce, M. I., Zaitseva, N. N., Skelton, B., White, A., Fox, M. A. & Low, P., 7 Feb 2010, In : Dalton Transactions. 39, 5, p. 1222-1234

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Molecular structure
Substitution reactions
Spectroelectrochemistry
Alkynes
Discrete Fourier transforms
3 Citations (Scopus)

Synthesis and reactivity of trans-N,N'-dimethyl-meso-octaalkylporphyrinogen Sm(II), Eu(II) and Yb(II) complexes: Metal-based influences on the reduction of t-butyl-1,4-diazabuta-1,3-diene

Dick, A. K. J., Frey, A. S. P., Gardiner, M. G., Hilder, M., James, A. N., Junk, P. C., Powanosorn, S., Skelton, B., Wang, J. & White, A., 2010, In : Journal of Organometallic Chemistry. 695, p. 2761-2767

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Synthesis and Structural Properties of Heteroleptic Rare Earth Mixed Carboxylates with Well-defined Solvation Spheres

Behrsing, T., Deacon, G. B., Junk, P. C., Skelton, B. & White, A., 2010, In : Zeitschrift fuer Anorganische und Allgemeine Chemie. 636, p. 2372-2377

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Citations (Scopus)
21 Citations (Scopus)

Systematic structural coordination chemistry of p- tertbutyltetrathiacalix[4]arene: Further complexes of lanthanide metal ions

Bilyk, A., Dunlop, J. W., Fuller, B., Hall, A. K., Harrowfield, J. M., Hosseini, M. W., Koutsantonis, G., Murray, I. W., Skelton, B., Sobolev, A., Stamps, R. & White, A., 2010, In : European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry. 2010, p. 2127-2152

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Citations (Scopus)

Systematic Structural Coordination Chemistry of p-tert-Butyltetrathiacalix[4]arene: Further Complexes of Transition-Metal Ions

Bilyk, A., Dunlop, J. W., Fuller, B., Hall, A. K., Harrowfield, J. M., Hosseini, M. W., Koutsantonis, G., Murray, I. W., Skelton, B., Stamps, R. & White, A., 2010, In : European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry. 2010, p. 2106-2126

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Systematic Structural Coordination Chemistry of p-tert-Butyltetrathiacalix[4]arene: Main Group Metal Complexes Other than those of Group 1

Bilyk, A., Dunlop, J. W. C., Hall, A. K., Harrowfield, J. M., Hosseini, M. W., Koutsantonis, G., Skelton, B. & White, A., 2010, In : European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry. 2010, p. 2089-2105

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2009
1 Citation (Scopus)

1,2-Bis(di-2-pyridylphosphinoyl)ethane

Berners-Price, S., Navarro, M. & Skelton, B., 2009, In : Acta Crystallographica Section E: Crystallographic Communications. 65, 3, p. Article number o542, 9pp

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ethane
ethane
Molecules
molecules
Crystal structure
28 Citations (Scopus)

1 : 1 complexes of silver(I) thiocyanate with (substituted) thiourea ligands

Bowmaker, G. A., Pakawatchai, C., Saithong, S., Skelton, B. & White, A., 2009, In : Dalton Transactions. 2009, 14, p. 2588-2598

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thiourea
Silver
Ligands
Anions
Polymers
19 Citations (Scopus)

1:2 Adducts of copper (I) halides with 1,2-bis(di-2-pyridylphosphino)ethane: solid state and solution structural studies and antitumour activity

Bowen, R. J., Navarro, M., Shearwood, A-M., Healy, P. C., Skelton, B., Filipovska, A. & Berners-Price, S., 2009, In : Dalton Transactions. 2009, 48, p. 10861-10870

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ethane
Poisons
Copper
Mitochondria
Iodides
5 Citations (Scopus)

Alcohol Solvates of Lanthanoid(III) Trifluoromethanesulfonates

Chan, E., Harrowfield, J. M., Robinson, W. T., Skelton, B., Sobolev, A. & White, A., 2009, In : Zeitschrift fuer Anorganische und Allgemeine Chemie. 635, 3, p. 456-461

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lanthanoid Series Elements
Alcohols
Atoms
Gadolinium
Dehydration
2 Citations (Scopus)

A new dihydrodibenzodioxinone from Hypericum x 'Hidcote'

Sun, L., Mukhlesur Rahman, M., Skelton, B. & Gibbons, S., 2009, In : Fitoterapia. 80, 4, p. 226-229

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hypericum
Quercetin
Catechin
Epoxy Compounds
Glucosides
25 Citations (Scopus)

Antibacterial diterpenes from Plectranthus ernstii

Stavri, M., Paton, A., Skelton, B. & Gibbons, S., 2009, In : Journal of Natural Products. 72, 6, p. 1191-1194

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Plectranthus
Diterpenes
Microbial Sensitivity Tests
Abietane Diterpenes
Methicillin
19 Citations (Scopus)
Deanol
Molecular structure
ethyl alcohol
molecular structure
Metals
2 Citations (Scopus)

Chlorido(1,3-dimethylthiourea-ĸS)bis-(triphenylphosphine-ĸP)copper(I)acetonitrile hemisolvate

La-O, L., Pakawatchai, C., Saithong, S. & Skelton, B., 2009, In : Acta Crystallographica Section E: Crystallographic Communications. 65, p. Article number m926, 19pp

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Control of reversible ligand insertion via supramolecular interactions in the solid state

Bowmaker, G. A., Hanna, J. V., Skelton, B. & White, A., 2009, In : Dalton Transactions. 2009, 28, p. 5447-9226

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ligands
Thiourea
Coordination Complexes
Nitrates
Copper
31 Citations (Scopus)

Coordinating Tectons: Bipyridyl-Terminated Group 8 Alkynyl Complexes

Koutsantonis, G., Jenkins, G., Schauer, P., Szczepaniak, B., Skelton, B., Tan, C. & White, A., 2009, In : Organometallics. 28, 7, p. 2195-2205

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2,2'-Dipyridyl
Coordination Complexes
Metals
chelation
Ruthenium
20 Citations (Scopus)

Coordination of substitutionally inert phenolate ligands to lanthanide (II) and (III) compounds - catalysts for ring-opening polymerization of cyclic esters

Binda, P. I., Delbridge, E. E., Abrahamson, H. B. & Skelton, B., 2009, In : Dalton Transactions. 2009, 15, p. 2777-2787

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lanthanoid Series Elements
Ring opening polymerization
Esters
Ytterbium compounds
Ligands
1 Citation (Scopus)

Correlated substituent rotation in the 1,2-benzenedisulfonate anion : the structure of the hydrated potassium salt

Deacon, G. B., Harika, R., Junk, P. C., Skelton, B. & White, A., 2009, In : Journal of Coordination Chemistry. 62, 19, p. 3098-3109

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anions
Potassium
potassium
Negative ions
Salts
61 Citations (Scopus)

Crystal Structures and Vibrational Spectroscopy of Copper(I) Thiourea Complexes

Bowmaker, G. A., Hanna, J. V., Pakawatchai, C., Skelton, B., Thanyasirkul, Y. & White, A., 2009, In : Inorganic Chemistry. 48, 1, p. 350-368

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vibrational spectroscopy
Thiourea
thioureas
Copper
Crystal structure
8 Citations (Scopus)

Cu/Cd heterometallic solids with the motif (H2dea = diethanolamine): Exchange interactions through hydrogen bonding

Buvaylo, E. A., Kokozay, V. N., Vassilyeva, O. Y., Skelton, B. & Jezierska, J., 2009, In : Inorganica Chimica Acta. 362, 7, p. 2429-2434

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

diethanolamine
Exchange interactions
Anions
Hydrogen bonds
Negative ions
12 Citations (Scopus)

Direct Synthesis, Crystal Structure, High-Field EPR, and Magnetic Studies on an Octanuclear Heterometallic Cu(II)/Cd Complex of Triethanolamine

Buvaylo, E. A., Kokozay, V. N., Vassilyeva, O. Y., Skelton, B., Eremenko, I. L., Jezierska, J. & Ozarowski, A., 2009, In : Inorganic Chemistry. 48, 23, p. 11092-11097

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dimethylformamide
Paramagnetic resonance
Copper
electron paramagnetic resonance
Crystal structure
2 Citations (Scopus)

Erratum to "Syntheses and molecular structures of some compounds containing many-atom chains end-capped by tricobalt carbonyl clusters"

Bruce, M. I., Zaitseva, N. N., Nicholson, B. K., Skelton, B. & White, A., 2009, In : Journal of Organometallic Chemistry. 693, 17, p. 2887-2897

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

5 Citations (Scopus)

Formation of a cyclobutenylidene by cyclo-addition of an alkynyl-ruthenium complex to a cyano(alkynyl) ethene

Armitt, D. J., Bruce, M. I., Morris, J. C., Skelton, B. & White, A., 2009, In : Journal of Organometallic Chemistry. 694, p. 1-4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ruthenium
Cycloaddition
Cycloaddition Reaction
cycloaddition
ruthenium
70 Citations (Scopus)

Harzianic acid, an antifungal and plant growth promoting metabolite from trichoderma harzianum

Vinale, F., Flematti, G., Sivasithamparam, K., Lorito, M., Marra, R., Skelton, B. & Ghisalberti, E., 2009, In : Journal of Natural Products. 72, 11, p. 2032-2035

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Trichoderma
Metabolites
Pythium
Rhizoctonia
Ascomycota
9 Citations (Scopus)

Highly Fluorous Complexes of Ruthenium and Osmium and Their Solubility in Supercritical Carbon Dioxide

Berven, B., Koutsantonis, G., Skelton, B., Trengove, R. D. & White, A., 2009, In : Inorganic Chemistry. 48, 24, p. 11832-11842

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Osmium
Ruthenium
osmium
Carbon Dioxide
ruthenium

Interaction of hydroquinone and substituted derivatives with two cyclophane-like hosts: X-ray, molecular modelling and NMR studies

Lindoy, L. F., Matthews, O. A., Mccool, B. J., Meehan, G. V., Perkins, D. F., Skelton, B. & White, A., 2009, In : Journal of Inclusion Phenomena and Macrocyclic Chemistry. 65, 1/2, p. 31-38

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hydroquinone
Molecular modeling
benzene
Benzene
hydrogen
1 Citation (Scopus)

Magnesium (II) poly(pyrazolyl)borate derivatives - Synthesis, spectral and structural studies

Marchetti, F., Pettinari, C., Pettinari, R., Skelton, B. & White, A., 2009, In : Inorganica Chimica Acta. 362, 12, p. 4480-4485

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Borates
borates
Magnesium
magnesium
Derivatives
50 Citations (Scopus)

Mercury Complexes of N-Heterocyclic Carbenes Derived from Imidazolium-Linked Cyclophanes: Synthesis, Structure and Reactivity

Baker, M., Brown, D., Anwarul Haque, R., Simpson, P., Skelton, B., White, A. & Williams, C. C., 2009, In : Organometallics. 28, p. 3793-3803

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

carbenes
Mercury
reactivity
synthesis
Atoms
10 Citations (Scopus)

Novel spiro fused heterocycles from the allylation of indigo

Abdel-Hamid, M. K., Bremner, J. B., Coates, J., Keller, P. A., Milander, C., Torkamani, Y. S., Skelton, B., White, A. & Willis, A. C., 2009, In : Tetrahedron Letters. 50, p. 6947-6950

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Allylation
Indigo Carmine
Microwave heating
Cyclization
Microwaves
30 Citations (Scopus)

Palladium complexes of o-xylyl-linked alkoxybenzimidazolin-2-ylidenes: interesting structural conformations and application as pre-catalysts

Baker, M., Brown, D., Simpson, P., Skelton, B. & White, A., 2009, In : Dalton Transactions. 2009, p. 7294-7307

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Palladium
Conformations
Catalysts
Iodides
Bromides
6 Citations (Scopus)

Proton switching of polarity in metalloamphiphile crystals

Harrowfield, J. M., Koutsantonis, G., Nealon, G., Skelton, B. & Spackman, M., 2009, In : CrystEngComm. 11, 2, p. 249-253

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Deprotonation
Protons
polarity
Crystals
protons
18 Citations (Scopus)

Reactions of electron-rich indoles with triflic anhydride

Yepuri, N. R., Haritakul, R., Keller, P. A., Skelton, B. & White, A., 2009, In : Tetrahedron Letters. 50, 21, p. 2501-2504

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Indoles
Acetone
Electrons
vinyl triflate
triflic anhydride
43 Citations (Scopus)

Silver(I) and mercury(II) complexes of meta- and para-xylyl linked bis(imidazol-2-ylidenes)

Baker, M., Brown, D., Anwarul Haque, R., Haque, R. A., Skelton, B. & White, A., 2009, In : Journal of Inclusion Phenomena and Macrocyclic Chemistry. 65, 1-2, p. 97-109

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

imidazoles
carbenes
Mercury
Silver
mercury