Awarded 2018 SFI Starting Investigator Research Grant: SFI-news
Cristina Trujillo’s project is “Theoretical Development of New Class of Phase Transfers Catalysts: Applications in the Pharmaceutical Industry” will use computational methods for initial chemical design, rather than to explain experimental findings.
Highly Commended – 2019 L’Oreal-Unesco For Women in Science UK & Ireland Fellowship
Cristina Trujillo has been selected as one of our Highly Commended 2019 L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science UK and Ireland (FWIS), shortlisted from 337 eligible applications.
ChemCatChem Special Issue “Women Of Catalysis”
ChemCatChem celebrates the achievements of female‐led research groups in the field of catalysis showing some of the best research led by women in the field of catalysis. DOI:10.1002/cctc.201901187
Dr. Trujillo presented an experimental & computational DFT study of the Steglich rearrangement, showing that fluoride promotes O- to C-acyl transfer in 2-oxindole derivatives via a nucleophilic mechanism DOI: 10.1002/cctc.2