Tony James

 Tony James

University of Bath, United Kingdom

Find publications in PubMed

Chemistry Central Journal publishes peer-reviewed open access articles in all areas of chemistry. The journal comprises 8 subject sections:


Tony James is a Professor of Organic Chemistry in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Bath. He obtained his undergraduate degree in 1986 at the University of East Anglia (UEA) and PhD in at the University of Victoria 1991 under the guidance of Thomas M. Fyles. Tony moved to Japan in 1991 for Postdoctoral Research at the Chemirecognics Project with Seiji Shinkai. (1991-1996). Returning to the UK in 1995 to take up a Royal Society University Research Fellowship in the School of Chemistry at the University of Birmingham. In 2000 Tony moved to the Department of Chemistry at the University of Bath where he was promoted to Senior Lecturer in 2005, Reader in 2007 and then Professor in 2011. Tony has been a visiting professor at Tsukuba, Osaka and Kyushu Universities and is a guest Professor at East China University of Science and Technology (ECUST), Xiamen and Shandong Normal Universities. He was also awarded a Haitian Scholarship at Dalian University of Technology. His research interests include Molecular Recognition, Molecular Assemblies and Sensor Design. He has over 130 publications, including one book, 7 book chapters and 126 papers in international peer reviewed journals. He is also the named inventor on 16 international patents. He has delivered 114 invited lectures within the UK and internationally. Citation statistics indicate that two of his publications have been cited over 300 times, five over 200 times, nine over 100, and 21 over 50, with a total of >4,900 citations from 126 papers at a frequency of >37 citations per paper. He also has an h-index of 36.

Email updates

Receive periodic news and updates relating to Chemistry Central straight to your inbox.

Submit a manuscript Sign up for article alerts