Dr Martin Grossel

Former Lecturer in Organic Chemistry and Emeritus Student


BSc (London) MA (Oxon) PhD (London)

Academic Background

Studied for BSc and PhD in Chemistry at King's College, University fo London (1967-1973) Then came to Oxford as Departmental Demonstrator in the Dyson Perrines Laboratory (1973-1975) and Lecturer in Organic Chemistry at Christ Church (1973-75). ICI Fellow (1975-1977) and Research Lecturer at Christ Church (1975-1979). Lecturer in Chemistry, Bedford College, University of London (subsequently Royal Holloway and Bedford New College) (1979-1991). Reader in Organic Chemistry, Chemistry Department, University of Southampton (1991-2016). Lecturer in Organic Chemistry, Christ Church (1980-2016). Ordinary Student (1992-2016).

Undergraduate Teaching

Organic Chemistry

Research Interests

Supramolecular Chemistry, Molecular electronics, Crystal engineering, and Nanochemistry

Publications include

Alicyclic Chemistry (Oxford Chemistry Primer). Many research papers and reviews - please email for details.


Classical Music, Hill walking, History and Gardening.