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Professor Peter Scott FRSC CChem

Professor of Chemistry


PScPete joined Warwick’s Department of Chemistry in 1997 as a Lecturer and has served in a variety of roles for the department and university. Peter is also the founder and scientific director of the Warwick spin-out Interface Polymers Ltd. Educated at Salford and Oxford he undertook post-doctoral work at Universität Konstanz in Germany and Sussex University, holding a Royal Society European Research Fellowship and the Ramsay Memorial Fellowship.

He leads collaborative interdisciplinary research in two areas: the discovery of self-assembling molecules as antimicrobials and cancer medicines, and interfacially-active polyolefin materials for industry.

peter dot scott at warwick dot ca dot uk

024 765 23238

Office MAS 4.01

 Scottgroup Research

I am Director of IAS and hold a research fellowship, so while not currently teaching any modules students are very welcome to contact me by usual channels.

Pete's team works on:

More details here

Peter is currently Director of IAS and holds a Royal Society Industry Fellowship, so not teaching any modules at present. Students are very welcome to contact him by usual channels.


My research team details are here.

My publications list is here ORCID iD iconhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-5656-7060

Some highlights listed here.