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Sam Lawton - prize winner of the 2018 Young Persons' Lecture Competition

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Congratulations to Sam Lawton who has just won this year's Young Persons' Lecture Competition.

Sponsored by the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining, with support from The Worshipful Company of Armourers & Brasiers, the Young Persons' Lecture Competition invites students and professionals up to the age of 28 to deliver a short lecture on a materials, minerals, mining, packaging, clay technology and wood science related subject.

There were three rounds to the competition: the regional heats, regional finals, and the national finals which took place on 25 April, and Sam wins a prize of £750 and a trip to South Africa to compete in the world finals.

Sam is a final year PhD student under the supervision of Prof Dave Haddleton, and is currently working on developing new materials for the next generation of solar cells.

Thu 26 April 2018, 11:37 | Tags: news prize people

Dr Matthew Jenner awarded BBSRC Future Leader Fellowship

Congratulations to Dr Matthew Jenner, Leverhulme Early Career Research Fellow in the Department of Chemistry, who has been awarded a BBSRC Future Leader Fellowship. Jenner

Full press release here

Mon 12 February 2018, 06:28 | Tags: news career people ChemBio

Alzheimer's discovery published in Science Advances

Peptide-mimetic metallohelices bind Alzheimer protein and extend life in an insect model

Sun 21 January 2018, 12:58 | Tags: news publications Synth&Cat ChemBio

BonLab makes hydrogels communicate

Fri 03 November 2017, 14:16 | Tags: news PolymerChem publications


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