Students and projects In 'Students' Adam McGuinnessAlex BentleyAlex DexterAnna SimmondsBen MellorsCarl BanburyChris O'SheaChristopher StepanekDaniel LighterDaniel PencrossElizabeth RandallEmily GuggenheimEmma FaulknerEmma LonnenEmma McCarthyEmma MeeusEmma Metcalfe-SmithEmma SisleyHayley FloydJack PearceJames CraigJames HughesJamie BradleyJana HavlikovaJennifer CutterKamlesh PatelKatie FeganKerianne MeadowcroftLaimdota ZizmareLarry MelidisLaura FerranteMegan CookeMenisha ManhotaMichael ClancyMohammed RupawalaMuhammed RassulNaomi WatermanNathaniel WandNina VyasOliver IrvingPhilip SmithPiers AllenRebecca SawbridgeRichard YoungRoya JalaliRyan BrownSamir HamidiSarah NewtonShelley TaylorSiobhan KingSonal NandanwarSophie GlintonSophie MountcastleStephen PowellStudentsTasha ChauhanThomas LeighVictoria SevilleZoe Schofield Back to 'People' Expand the table below to see details of the projects being undertaken by students in each cohort. Current students Completing 2021 This cohort are currently in the MSc year of the programme, at the end of which they progress into the PhD and choose the projects they wish to work on for the next portion of their studies. If you wish to see details of some current PhD projects expand the entries for cohorts 2019 and onwards. Adam McGuinness James Craig Jamie Bradley Katie Fegan Laimdota Zizmare Laura Ferrante Oliver Irving Piers Allen Sonal Nandanwar Victoria Seville Completing 2020 This cohort are currently progressing into the PhD and choosing the projects they wish to work on for the next portion of their studies. If you wish to see details of some current PhD projects expand the entries for cohorts 2019 and onwards. Alex BentleyMenisha ManhotaBen MellorsStephen PowellJames HughesThomas LeighSophie MountcastleLarry MelidisTasha ChauhanJana HavlikovaKerianne Meadowcroft Completing 2019 Chris O'Shea - "Developing a high-resolution optical mapping setup with integrated high-throughput analysis capabilities for dissecting molecular mechanisms of cardiac arrhythmias" Emma McCarthy - "Controlling Collagen Formation in Wounds Using Smart Dressings" Samir Hamidi - "Design & develop an injectable, light curable and resorbable material for intramedullary stabilisation of upper extremity fractures" Emma Sisley - "Development of liquid extraction surface analysis mass spectrometry for the investigation of biomarkers and molecular mechanisms of renal fibrosis" Mohammed Rupawala - "Simultaneous electroencephalography and functional near-infrared spectroscopy for accurate diagnosis of prolonged disorders of consciousness" Emma Metcalfe-Smith - "The development of a novel MRI based method for measuring blood perfusion in neurovascular damage" Anna Simmonds - "Biomolecular tetris: Elucidating the structural consequences of phosphorylation" Emma Faulkner - "Expansion Microscopy as a tool to investigate DNA repair" Carl Banbury - "Development of Point-of Care Technologies for Traumatic BrainInjury Diagnostics" Completing 2018 Zoe Schofield - "Experimental and computational investigation of physical predictors of deep venous thrombosis" Megan Cooke - "The development of biophysical characterisation of novel biomimetic cartilage models for the repair of joint cartilage in early osteoarthritis" Dan Lighter - "Diffuse optical tomography imaging in rheumatoid arthritis" Kamlesh Patel - "Development of diagnostic technology for differentiating sterile and non-sterile inflammation" Past students Completed 2017 Emma Meeus - "Investigation of Brain Microenvironments Using Advanced Diffusion MRI" Siobhan King - "Optical Imaging of Vasculature in Tumours Using Novel Gold Nanoparticle Probes" Richard Young - "Multimodal nano-theranostic systems targeting tumour biomarkers" Nathaniel Wand - "Single-molecule methods for visualizing protein-DNA interactions" Daniel Cross - "STORM in a Teacup: Quantification of Receptor-Surface Interactions in Single Cells Through the Application of Novel Recognition Techniques in Super Resolution Images" Muhammed Rassul - "Single molecule imaging of the myelin proteins" Jack Pearce - "Using chitosan nanoparticles for the therapeutic imaging of tumour vessels" Sophie Glinton - "Developing Multispectral Topographic Imaging as a Tool for Pre-clinical and Clinical Imaging of Rheumatoid Joints" Completed 2016 Rebecca Sawbridge - "Developments in MR spectroscopic imaging acquisition and analysis" Ryan Brown - "Development of tools for imaging of macrophages and macrophage-resident pathogens" Michael Clancy - "Functional Near Infrared Spectroscopy (fNIRS) of the human brain to assess traumatic brain injury" Jennifer Cutter - "Obstacle avoidance for surgical procedures using image-guided neurosurgical robot" Alexander Dexter - "Unique combination of MSI and SRS for enhanced information and imaging metrology" Hayley Floyd - "Investigating metallic implant debris and soft tissue interactions" Emily Guggenheim - "Development of novel imaging techniques to improve understanding and specificity of targeting and cellular uptake of super paramagnetic iron oxide nanoparticles (SPIONS)." Roya Jalali - "Investigating the neurobiological changes associated with cerebellar transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)" Emma Lonnen - "Novel computer image analysis and machine learning methods for quantitative characterisation of the drug/receptor interactions in metastatic breast cancer" Sarah Newton - "Optimisation of a new class of MRI contrast agent" Elizabeth Randall - "Combining SRS and MS for High Resolution Quantitative Imaging of Drugs, Lipids and Proteins in Tissue: Powerful New Tools for Pharmaceutical Research" Christopher Stepanek - "Luminescent nanoparticles coated with targeting vectors to probe cellular delivery" Shelley Taylor - "Imaging of light emitting biological reporters in murine models" Nina Vyas - "Imaging of clinical ultrasonic biofilm removal" Naomi Waterman - "Superimaging with metamaterials for cardiovascular disease" Completed 2015 "Novel approaches for assaying and imaging in vitro wound healing" "Development of novel fluorescent molecular probes and synchotron imaging techniques to study the uptake of metallo-cylinder drugs" "New fluorescent probes for nucleic acid quadruplex structures in cells" "Nanoparticle delivery of nucleic acid probes for SNP detection in the cell and sIRNA mediated gene inactivation" "Light Field Imaging" "Developing light field technology in biomedical imaging" "Scanning probe microscopy for imaging B cell receptor affinity" "Multi-dimensional intravital imaging of signalling and trafficking during embryonic development" "Strategies for adaptive radiotherapy: towards clinically efficient workflows" "High resolution imaging and analysis of blood vessel formation and flow" "Imaging intracellular infections by a fatal fungal pathogen" "Diffuse optical tomography imaging in rheumatoid arthritis" Completed 2014 "Development of Fluorophore-tagged DNA probes for Cellular Imaging Applications" "Imaging the development of a bone to bone ligament construct" "Articulated Statistical Atlas Construction for the Analysis of Bone Erosion in Models of Rheumatoid Arthritis" "Multimodal Nanosized Agents Based on Nanoparticles Coated with Metal Probes to target Delivery in Cells" "Fast parallel multivariate analysis of mass spectrometry imaging data: A new approach for studying human liver disease" "Liquid micro-junction surface sampling and MALDI imaging of small and large molecules in human liver disease" "Microscopy based analyses of local membrane curvature and nanoparticle motion in Z" "Developing new molecular probes: Multimodal imaging agents for tracking cells" "Optimisation of rapid acquisition techniques in 1H MRSI for the potential to obtain complex metabolite data at higher resolution in a clinically feasible time." "Advancing optical imaging of electrical activation and repolarisation of the heart using genetically altered models" Completed 2013 "Probabilistic Framework for Optical Image Reconstruction" "Cryo Electron Microscopy of Desmosome Assemblies" "Multi-modal diffuse optical tomography and bioluminescence tomography system for pre-clinical imaging" "Developing methods to image non-fluorescent anticancer cylinders in cancer cell lines" "Information processing for mass spectrometry imaging" "Four dimensional analysis of vesicle dynamics during cell migration" "Imaging of root canal preparation" "Investigations in MALDI-MSI using a high repetition rate laser" "Development of multifunctional calcium phosphate particles for drug delivery and formation of cross-linked materials" "Engineering of a specific binding site for protein labelling with luminescent lanthanide coated nanoparticles: A study of protein labelling and nanoparticles"" Completed 2012 "Imaging of platelet actin dynamics with high spatial and temporal resolution" "Imaging the functional brain: fusion of magnetic resonance spectroscopy and functional magnetic resonance imaging in a human learning (visual acuity) " "Determining the cellular localisation of novel cancer therapeutics"