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Group _members


PhD Researchers

Tom Pickford - Polymer nanocomposites for energy harvesting, 2018-2021
Sreeni Kurup - Polymer Electronics, 2017-2022 (Industry fund)
Steven Merritt - Anticorrosion nanocoatings, 2016-2020 (EPSRC)
Chris Ellingford - Elastomeric nanocomposites, 2016-2020 (EPSRC)
Ashraful Alam - Polymer/graphene nanocomposites, 2016 (Endeavour Scholarship)
Yutao Zhou - Carbon nanocomposites for energy storage, 2016-2019
Sandy Leung - Synthesis of novel ionic liquids, 2015- 2019
George Pappas - Functional graphene nanocomposites as supercapacitors, 2013 - 2017
Jaipal Gupta - Functional carbon nanocomposites, 2014- 2018
Ilke Uysal Unalan - Graphene nanocomposites for packaging applications, 2014

MSc Researchers

James Ekeocha - Chemical modification of elastomers, 2018

Jirui Zhang - Polymer encapuslation of nanoparticles 2018

Yue Zhao - Thermo-trigerred nanocomposites 2018

Xu Gu - elastomer nanocomposites 2018

Yong Qi - Stretchable energy electronics, 2017
Bowen Gu - Engineering business analysis of polymer nanocomposites, 2015
Chukwuma Ogbonnaya - Polymer-Carbon nanotube composites, 2014
Yen-Chen Lin - Functional graphene based nanocomposites, 2014
Marachi Nkere - Melt-processing of polymer nanocomposites, 2014

Visiting Academic Fellow

Dr Wenjin WU, Aerospace Research Institute of Materials and Processing Technology, Beijing, China 2018-2019

Dr Jian Wu, IAS Rutherford Strategic International Fellow, 2018

Dr Yao Huang, Beijing University of Chemical Technology, China 2016

Dr Ruibin Wang, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China 2015-2016