Welcome to the website of Professor Steven V. Ley FRS CBE and his organic chemistry research group. Our labs (The Whiffen and the Innovative Technology Centre) are in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Cambridge.


Latest Papers

Recent Reviews


“Complex synthesis remains a challenging occupation requiring an exceptional level of experimental skill, extensive knowledge of both mechanistic and molecular reactivity, and a bold, inventive, and creative spirit. It is the combination of these qualities that transforms the synthesis process from one of simple logistics to an art form.” Steve Ley

Email any comments about the website to Jo Lockhart (jl802@cam.ac.uk) or Rebecca Myers (rmm32@cam.ac.uk). We welcome academic and industry visitors to our group.