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Welcome to the Chitnis lab!

We are a group that started at Dalhousie University in beautiful Halifax, Nova Scotia in July 2018. Research in the group focuses on making tailored inorganic compounds for fundamentally interesting and useful chemistry.

Using the principles of coordination chemistry and our synthetic expertise, we aim to rationally design and study molecules along three themes:

More details can be found on the Research page. Please get in touch if you are interested in any of these topics and would like to discuss further.

Latest Group News

♦ Jan 2020: Our latest work is the synthesis of neutral Bi-Sb bonded compounds - check out the Publications page.
♦ Jan 2020: We welcome Joe Bedard to the group as our newest PhD student. Welcome Joe!
♦ Oct 2019: Our 3rd and 4th papers are out now in Chem. Eur. J. and Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. - details on the Publications page.
♦ Sept 2019: PhD student Kate Marczenko has been awarded the Gerry Dauphinee scholarship by the Chemistry Department for excellence in research and teaching. Congratulations!
♦ Sept 2019: After a busy summer, we're pleased to offer our next two projects in Preprint format while they undergo peer review. Check them out here and here