Job Title
Deuteration Facility Senior Chemist
Office Phone Number
Office Location
RAL R80,2.02
Mobile Phone Number

​​​​​​​​Job Role:

Producing deuterated compounds for beamline experiments at ISIS and other neutron sites around the world. In my role at ISIS I am also part of the Sample Safety Team and a​ Radiation Protection Supervisor (RPS).

Previo​​us Experience​:​

Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Department of Pure and Applied Chemistry at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow

Previous Studies:

  • MChem (hons) in Chemistry with Industrial Training, University of Bath, Sept 2002 - Jun 2006​
  • PhD in Chemistry, University of Bath, Sept 2006 - Oct 2010

​Selected Publications:​​​

Circadian clock component REV-ERBα con​trols homeostatic regulation of pulmonary infla​mmation​​​ - Pariollaud, M., Gibbs, J., Begley, N. et al. J. Clin. Invest., 2018, 128, 2281.​​​

Magnetic Exchange Interactions in the Molecular Nanomagnet Mn12 - Chiesa A. et al. Phys. Rev. Lett. 2017, 119, 217202.

Preparation of Symmetrical and Nonsymmetrical Fluorene ­Sulfonamide Sc​affolds​​​ - Jones, D. H.; Tellam, J. P. et al. Synlett., 2017, 28, 577.

Synthesis of dibenzylamino-1-methylcyclohexanol and dibenzylamino-1-trifluoromethylcyclohexanol isomers​​ - Jones, D. H.; Bresciani, S.; Tellam, J. P. et al. Org. Biomol. Chem., 2016, 14, 172.

Optimized Chemical Probes for REV-ERBα​​​​ - Trump, R.P.; Bresciani, S.; Cooper, A.W.J.; Tellam, J.P. et al. J. Med. Chem., 2013, 56, 4729.

Double Gold‐Catalysed Annulation of Indoles by Enynones​​​ - Heffernan, S.J.; Tellam, J.P. et al. Adv. Synth. Catal., 2013, 355, 1149.

Ireland-Claisen rearrangement of substrates bearing chiral enol ether units​​ - Tellam, J.P.; Carbery, D.R. Tetrahedron Lett., 2011, 52, 6027.

Development of the Ireland−Claisen Rearrangement of Alkoxy- and Aryloxy-Substituted Allyl Glycinates​​​​​​​​​​​ - Tellam, J.P.; Carbery, D.R. J. Org. Chem., 2010, 75, 7809.

An Ireland−Claisen Approach to β-Alkoxy α-Amino Acids​​ - Tellam, J.P.; Kociok-Köhn, G.; Carbery, D.R. Org. Lett., 2008, 10, 5199.

An Ireland–Claisen rearrangement approach to β2,3-amino acids​​ - ​Ylioja P. et al., Tetrahedron Lett., 2008, 49, 1111​​​