Emily joins the group over the summer as part of a Royce Internship

Based on the award of a Royce Undergraduate Research Internship Scheme Emily has started a 10 week project to investigate how the robotic platforms in the Materials Innovation Factory can be used to accelerate research in the effect of washing conditions on the removal of found in recycled plastics. This work is in collaboration with Bright Green Plastics and offers the potential to lead to an improvements in the quality of recycled plastics.

Emily Cunliffe

Jess completes her PhD

Congratulations to Jess who completed her viva July and completed her corrections in September. Jess’ PhD is focussed on designing nanoparticles for the deliver of therapeutics for the treatment of preterm birth. Jess leaves our group to join the Rannard group as a PhD.


Heba finishes her PhD

Congratulations to Heba who completed her viva May and graduated earlier this month. Heba’s work is focussed on lipid-based nanoparticles for the delivery of HIV drugs. Her second paper is due to be submitted in the next month. We wish Heba all the best in the next stages of her career.

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