More information about the current members of the group can be found on the People’s page.
Students are encouraged to discuss PhD opportunities with Dr. Peeters or apply for funding for postdoctoral fellowships.
Kai Betlem, PhD student who will work on the studying of catalytic effect of enzymes through the heat-transfer method. Start date: 11 April ’16. Former : Hasselt University (Belgium)
Masters by Research
Negar Mansouriboroujeni, who will work on bacterial detection with Surface Imprinted Polymers. Start date: September 2016
Thomas Dunbar, in collaboration with Dr. Beatriz Macia-Ruiz, who will work on MIP-based detection of antidepressants. Start date: January 2017
Sacha Hoksbergen from Hogeschool Utrecht: Studying catalytic activity of enzymes with heat-transfer. Start date: September 2017
Raquel Debroi from Universidade de Sao Paulo: Development of Molecularly Imprinted Polymers for the Detection of Caffeine
Summer students 2017
Jessica Pimlott, 2nd year MMU student, working on RSC bursary received from Analytical Trust
Project students 2016
MChem: co-supervision of Joe Lowdon with Dr. Sutcliffe and Aneesa Al-Ani with Dr. Jones
Undergraduate students MIP work: Shamima Akhtar, Safira Kholwadia, Oliver Jamieson, Will Battell (with Dr. Munro)
Undergraduate students peanut allergen work Dr. Kathyrn Whitehead: Holly Hewitt and Nathan Burden
MChem students 2016/2017: Aneesa el Ani (currently doing PhD at University of Bath) and Joseph Lowdon.
Timothy Goris, Hogeschool Utrecht (The Netherlands), 01-02-’16 until 17-06-’16, Studying the catalytic effect of enzymes
Simone Casadio, University of Bologna (Italy), 11-04-’16 until 01-07-’16, Detection of neurotransmitters with Molecularly Imprinted Polymers
Jorge Tadashi Ueta, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Brazil, 01-09-2016 until 20-12-2017, Detection of antidepressants with Molecularly Imprinted Polymers.
Francois Nguyen and Taejun Lim, Universite Paris (10 weeks internship April-June 2017)
Summer students 2017/2016
2017: Jessica Pimlott, RSC bursary from Analytical Trust.
2016: Joe Lowdon (3 weeks paid internship on fluorescent monomers). MChem student with Dr. Sutcliffe and Dr. Peeters for year 2016/2017.
Ben Enright (2 weeks stay, currently doing his A levels).
Summer students 2015
Summer students 2015: Deborah Belami, Shamima Khatun, Joe Lowdon.