Group Members

 

Mendes Group


Zarrar, Alex, Aaron, Monika, Eleonora, Francia, Fatima, James, Philippa and Paula

Academic

Professor Paula Mendes

Research Fellows

Research Fellows
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Dr Alex Stephenson-Brown
Sensors and dynamic self-assembly (2014)

Education and awards

  • BSc in Biomedical Science, De Montfort University
  • PhD in Chemical Engineering, University of Birmingham
  • JSPS Short Term Award Recipient
  • Best College Publication Dec. 2013
  • Ratcliffe Prize
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Dr Aaron Acton
Bionanotechnology, supramolecular chemistry, dynamic covalent chemistry (2014)

Education

  • MSc in Chemistry, University of Bath
  • PhD in Chemistry, University of Reading
  • Post-doc, University of Reading
PhD Students

PhD Students

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Fatima Zia
Fuel cells (2012)

Education

  • BSc in Biomedical Science, University of Keele
  • MSc in Infection, Immunity and Inflammation, University of Leicester
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Eleonora Cantini
Switchable surfaces for biomedical applications (2013)

Education

  • BSc in Chemistry, University of Florence
  • MSc in Chemistry of Biological Molecules, University of Florence
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Monika Köpf
Smart surfaces and biosensors (2013)

Education

  • BSc in Biomedical Science, De Montfort University
  • MSc in Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of Birmingham
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Simone Basile
Smart surfaces and nanotechnology (2014)

Education

  • BSc in Chemical Sciences, University of Pavia
  • MSc in Chemistry, University of Pavia 
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Francia Allabush
Biomolecular, supramolecular and nanoscale chemistry (2014)

Education and experiences

  • MChem in Chemistry with Medicinal Chemistry, University of Warwick
  • Placement project, University of Tasmania

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Philippa Mitchell
Smart surfaces for diagnostics (2014)

Education

  • MSci in Biochemistry, University of Birmingham
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James S. Walker
Polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cells (2014)

Education and experiences

  • MChem in Pure and Applied Chemistry, University of Strathclyde
  • Erasmus, Université Pierre et Marie Curie
  • Industrial placement, Merck KGaA  
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Bárbara Gomes
Switchable nanostructured surfaces (2015)

Education and experiences

  • MSc in Chemical Engineering, University of Porto
  • MSc in Nanotechnology, Swansea University
  • Erasmus, Technische Universität München

Past Members

PhD Students

Scott Charlesworth
Cait Costello
Oliver Curnick
Alice Pranzetti
Gaurav Gupta
Minhaj Lashkor
Zarrar Hussein
Nga Yip

Research Fellows

Dr Paul Yeung (former PhD student)
Dr Frankie Rawson
Dr Parvez Iqbal