Imperial College London

Prof. Ramon Vilar

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Chemistry

Professor of Medicinal Inorganic Chemistry



+44 (0)20 7594 1967r.vilar Website




301HMolecular Sciences Research HubWhite City Campus





 Ramón Vilar is Professor of Medicinal Inorganic Chemistry and is currently Director of Research in the Department of Chemistry.

His research focuses on the following areas:

  • Medicinal Inorganic Chemistry
  • Chemical Biology
  • Molecular recognition and self-assembly
  • Molecular Imaging

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Vilar Compte R, Summers P, Lewis B, et al., 2020, Visualising G-quadruplex DNA dynamics in live cells by fluorescence lifetime imaging microscopy, Nature Communications, ISSN:2041-1723

Vilar Compte R, Reeh K, Summers P, et al., 2020, Design, synthesis and evaluation of a tripodal receptor for phosphatidylinositol phosphates, Scientific Reports, Vol:10, ISSN:2045-2322

Vilar R, Lewis BW, Bisballe N, et al., 2020, Assessing the key photophysical properties of triangulenium dyes for DNA binding by alteration of the fluorescent core, Chemistry: a European Journal, ISSN:0947-6539

Ritzau-Reid K, Spicer C, Gelmi A, et al., 2020, An electroactive oligo-EDOT platform for neural tissue engineering, Advanced Functional Materials, Vol:30, ISSN:1616-301X, Pages:1-11

Bullen J, Lapinee C, Salaün P, et al., 2020, On the application of photocatalyst-sorbent composite materials for arsenic(III) remediation: Insights from kinetic adsorption modelling, Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, Vol:8, ISSN:2213-3437

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