University of Sydney, Australia
Chemistry Central Journal publishes peer-reviewed open access articles in all areas of chemistry. The journal comprises 8 subject sections:
Mat Todd obtained his PhD in organic chemistry from Cambridge University in 1999, was a Wellcome Trust postdoc at Berkeley, a college lecturer back at Cambridge, a lecturer at Queen Mary, University of London and since 2005 has been at the School of Chemistry, The University of Sydney where he is currently Senior Lecturer.
His research interests include the development of new synthetic methods, asymmetric catalysis and the interaction of coordination compounds with biomolecules. He has a growing interest in Open Science, and how it may be used to accelerate research, with particularly emphasis on open source drug discovery. He is Chair of The Synaptic Leap, a nonprofit dedicated to open biomedical research and is on the Editorial Boards of PLoS One, Chemistry Central Journal and ChemistryOpen.