News

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April 2018 - Congratulations to Prof. Metcalfe on securing £500k from the EPSRC for the project Emergent Nanomaterials. This project will focus on the characterisation of our novel looping and membrane materials!

December 2017 - Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to all past and present group members, and our collaborators!

December 2017 - Welcome to Liu Qu who has joined the group as a Research Associate!

November 2017 - Welcome to Selim Ungut and Leonidas Bekris who joned the group as PhD students, being supervised by Wenting and Vangelis.

August 2017 - Congratulations to Dr Evangelos Papaioannou and Dr Wenting Hu on commencing their new roles as Lecturers in the School of Engineering.  Good luck with all your new responsibilities, and keep in touch with the Group!

April 2017 - Welcome to Dr Kalliopi Kousi, Dr Georgios Triantafyllou and Dr Dragos Neagu who both started working in our Group.

January 2017 - Welcome to Dr Richard Court who joined our group as research programme manager for the SynFabFun project.

December 2016 - Welcome to Dr Greg Mutch who joined our group as an EPSRC Doctoral Prize Fellow. Also, our best wishes to Dr Bee Min Goh who left our group for Singapore!

October 2015 - Welcome to Maria Kazakli, Stephen Johnston, Chris De Leeuwe, Chenyang Tang and Liam Mcneil who joined our group as Ph.D students! 

April 2015 - Dr Ana Gouveia Gil from Imperial College London started working in our group. Welcome!

March 2015 - Our best wishes for Dr Ana Cristina Dueso Villalba who left our group to return to Spain!

March 2015 - Congratulations to Prof. Metcalfe on securing £4.6m from the EPSRC for the project SynFabFun (‘From membrane material synthesis to fabrication and function’) – led by Newcastle University and involving experts from the Universities of Bath, Imperial, Edinburgh and Manchester, to develop the next generation of long lasting ‘immortal’ membranes.

January 2015- Welcome to Dr Francisco Garcia Garcia who is going to work in our group!

October 2014 - We would like to congratulate Sureena Abdullah who defended his thesis sucessfully about the production of hydrogen via water gas shift reaction using a perovskite membrane reactor. Our best wishes for your future career as a lecturer in Malaysia.

July 2014 - Dr Brian Ray started working in our group. Welcome!

October 2013 - Three new PhD students have started working for our group. Welcome Danny, Paul and Nisa!

September 2013 - Dr Guangru Zhang from Nanjing University of Technology (China) has joined the group!

February 2013 - We wish the best to Alan Thursfield who left the group after so many years of good work.

November 2012 - Danai Poulidi has left our group to start a new job as lecturer at Queen's University Belfast. We wish you good luck in your future career. We will miss you!

July 2012 - Congratulations to Prof. Metcalfe on becoming a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering! This is in recognition of his contribution in the fields of catalysis and membrane science over the past 25 years!