Funded research projects

Funded research projects in the School of Chemistry
 Project Funder Lead Website

Genomic diagnostics beyond the sequence

 European Commission Rob Neely   BeyondSeq

 Enzymatic tools for biotechnology and medicine

EPSRC  Rob Neely  

Joint University-Industry Consortium for Energy (Materials) and Devices


Peter Slater

The Juiced Hub
Enzyme-Degradable Polyion-Complex Particles for the Treatment and Detection of Pseudomonas aeruginosa



Francisco Fernandez-Trillo

 Anisotropic gold nanoparticles with optimal optical and biological properties (AntibioPICs.)  Royal Society



Francisco Fernandez-Trillo

 Molecular diagnostics through DNA modification and interfacial engineering  

European Commission


Jim Tucker

 Sequence controlled polymers  



Rachel O'Reilly

 Polymers for EOR applications  BP  

Rachel O'Reilly

 Optically controlled fluid flow: enabling smart paper-based medical diagnostic devices  EPSRC  

Rachel O'Reilly

Optically controlled fluid flow
 New polyesters as fuel additives  Infineum  

Rachel O'Reilly


Developing new NANOmaterials for neural STEM cells drug delivery


Rachel O'Reilly


Self-organising carbon nanosensors


Leverhulme Trust


 Rachel O'Reilly

Delivering Better Starting Points for Drug Discovery: New Compound Libraries Driven by Intelligent Design  European Union [EU-ITN-EID programme] Liam Cox iDESIGN
Wearable Organic Integrated Sensors for Healthcare: Smart Dressings, A Step Change in Wound Management EPSRC  Ruchi Gupta EPSRC HTCA
Stereocontrolled Polymerisation: New Frontiers in Synthesis and Supramolecular Self Assembly ERC Andrew Dove CORDIS
Alkene-containing polymers: Novel synthetic elastomers inspired by nature The Leverhulme Trust Andrew Dove  
4D shape memory polymers via microstereolithography for production of thermally responsive stents Marie Curie EF Andrew Dove /Andrew Weems CORDIS 4D shape fact sheet
Tuning mechanical properties of elastomers with stereocontrolled π-bonds using Wittig chemistry Marie Curie EF Andrew Dove /Joshua Worch CORDIS tuning mechanical properties fact sheet
Alkene-containing polymers: Novel synthetic elastomers inspired by nature Infineum UK Andrew Dove  
Alkene-containing polymers: Novel synthetic elastomers inspired by nature Marie Cure EJD Andrew Dove SUSPOL
Synthesis, characterization, structure and properties of novel biodegradable polyesters Horizon 2020 RISE Andrew Dove BIODEST