The latest news and happenings from the School of Chemistry.
Chemistry OutReach at ScienceX
14 March 2019
Sarah, one of the many students who participates regularly in Chemistry OutReach, talks to us about their upcoming event at ScienceX. The students involved in Outreach present workshops to primary and secondary school children to engage the next generation of Chemists. Can you tell us a bit about yourself? Hi, I’m Sarah, a 3rd year […] The post Chemistry OutReach at ScienceX appeared first on School of Chemistry.
Egypt- Mohamed Amer
12 March 2019
Mohamed Amer is a second year PhD student from Cairo, Egypt. Professor Nigel Scrutton is supervising his PhD project “Synthetic Biology for Gaseous Biofuels.” Please give a brief summary of your PhD project. My PhD research project is mainly designed to develop series of synthetic biology platforms to produce gaseous […] The post Egypt- Mohamed Amer appeared first on School of Chemistry.
China – Tianyin Pan (Cara)
1 March 2019
Cara Pan is a 3rd year undergraduate student from Shanghai, China studying MChem Chemistry. Please tell us Which A Levels (or equivalent qualifications) you studied? Maths, Further Maths, Chemistry and Physics. Why did you choose your course? I want to explore the world of Chemistry. Why did you […] The post China – Tianyin Pan (Cara) appeared first on School of Chemistry.
Chemistry on Tour- our site visits to Heineken and M&I Materials
19 February 2019
In the last couple of weeks, over 30 of our chemistry students have had the opportunity to take a site tour around the Heineken brewery, and M&I Materials. This has provided them with a real insight into how they can apply their Chemistry degree within industry, and what a laboratory and non-laboratory career might look […] The post Chemistry on Tour- our site visits to Heineken and M&I Materials appeared first on School of Chemistry.
Japan – Shuntaro Amano (MSc by Research student)
12 February 2019
Shuntaro Amano is from Tokyo, Japan. He recently completed an MSc by Research in Chemistry, and is about to start a PhD programme. His supervisor for both programmes is Professor David Leigh. Project title “Unidirectional Molecular Transportation Utilizing Multiple Hydrazone-type switches.” Please give a brief summary of your MSc by […] The post Japan – Shuntaro Amano (MSc by Research student) appeared first on School of Chemistry.