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Welcome to Warwick Electrochemistry!

Founded in 1992, the Warwick Electrochemistry & Interfaces Group (WEIG) is internationally leading in the development of frontier instrumental techniques, with applications in electrochemistry, electrocatalysis, energy research, sensor systems, material characterisation and the life sciences.


Led by Prof_dsc0666.jpgessors Patrick Unwin & Julie Macpherson, WEIG is constituted of members from all over the world. We seek the best and brightest to join us at WEIG, with our research making important advances in imaging, energy, health, chemical sensing, engineering and materials science. Our staff and students enjoy exciting careers in research and development, at one of the UK's premier research centres, The University of Warwick.

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We invite applications for PhD positions in cutting edge areas of electrochemistry (nanoscale electrochemistry, functional imaging and diamond based electrochemical sensors). The positions are associated with 2 MSCA ITNs and provide outstanding levels of funding, support and opportunities for network. If you want to be part of these exciting traning networks for early stage researchers, then please see the following links which give more details of how to apply: (SENTINEL) (BREAK BIOFILMS)

You may also contact Prof. Pat Unwin ( for the SENTINEL ITN and Prof. Pat Unwin/Prof. Julie Macpherson ( for the BREAK BIOFILMS ITN

Both positions are available for a start date up to the end of the Summer 2019. For this round of recruitment, applications should be submitted by April 29, 2019, 23:00 UK BST (SENTINEL) and April 30, 2019, 17:00 BST (BREAK BIOFILMS)


Well Done Enrico!

Congratulations to Enrico Daviddi for winning the Best Talk prize at the Midlands Electrochemistry G…

Goodbye Mareike

After 3 years, Mareike Hermann is leaving the Warwick Electrochemistry and Interfaces Group for a ne…

2 PhD Positions Available for Early-Stage-Research…

2 PhD Positions for Early-Stage-Researchers H2020-MSCA-ITN “Breaking Bad Biofilms. Innovative Analys…

Crystallisation Outreach

WEIG members, Dr Ian McPherson and Peter Morris, have recently taken part in the East Midlands Big B…

Congratulations Danqing!

Many congratulations go to Danqing Liu for passing her viva and completing her PhD on the 18th of Ja…

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