• Congratulations to Gavin who brilliantly passed his PhD Early Stage Assessment and won the right to stay in the group for another 2.5 years! Well done Gavin

New Publication:

It has been highlighted in Nature (http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v505/n7484/full/505457e.html), in Physics (http://physics.aps.org/articles/v7/4), in Chemistry World (http://www.rsc.org/chemistryworld/2014/01/origin-life-begun-earth-tiny-water-droplet-synthetic-chemistry), in PhysOrg (http://phys.org/news/2014-01-reactions-faster-micro-droplets.html), in Pour La Science (in French, http://www.pourlascience.fr/ewb_pages/a/actu-des-gouttelettes-pour-renforcer-les-reactions-chimiques-32529.php) and in InsideScience (http://www.insidescience.org/content/did-life-begin-drop-water/1546).

News update:

  • We welcome Gavin who is joining the group to start a PhD funded by CRUK and the faculty of Engineering. Gavin will be working on the development of optical probes for the high-throughput detection of nucleic acid biomarkers for Cancer.