Professor of Chemistry
Pete 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.
Groups at Warwick
- Royal Society Industry Fellow
- Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry
- Director, Interface Polymers Ltd
- Trustee, NMiTE
Pete's team works on:
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.