Contact People

More than 300 people work within the Department of Materials as academic staff, support staff, research fellows, graduate and undergraduate students or visitors.

Contact details for all individuals can be found by searching the university email and phone lists.

If you are unsure who to contact see list of contacts arranged by role/responsibility.

Academic Staff

Academic Staff

Professor P.S. Grant FREng Head of Department, Vesuvius Chair of Materials
Professor P.G. Bruce FRS  Wolfson Chair
Professor T.J. Marrow James Martin Chair in Energy Materials
Professor S.C. Benjamin Professor of Quantum Technologies
Professor H. Bhaskaran Professor of Applied Nanomaterials 
Professor G.A.D. Briggs Professor of Nanomaterials
Professor M.R. Castell Professor of Materials
Professor F. Giustino Professor of Materials
Professor N. Grobert Professor of Materials
Professor C.R.M. Grovenor Professor of Materials
Professor A.I. Kirkland Professor of Materials
Professor S. Lozano-Perez
George Kelley Professor of Materials
Professor M.P. Moody Professor of Materials
Professor P.D. Nellist Professor of Materials
Professor R.C. Reed FREng Professor of Materials and Solid Mechanics
Professor S.G. Roberts Professor of Materials
Professor J.M. Smith Professor of Photonic Materials and Devices
Professor R.I. Todd Professor of Materials
Professor J.H. Warner Professor of Materials
Professor A.J. Wilkinson Professor of Materials
Professor P.R. Wilshaw Professor of Materials
Professor H.E. Assender Associate Professor of Materials
Professor L. Bogani Associate Professor of Materials
Professor J.T. Czernuszka Associate Professor of Materials
Professor M.L. Galano Associate Professor of Materials
Professor K.A.Q. O'Reilly Associate Professor of Materials
Professor M. Pasta Associate Professor of Materials
Professor S. Speller Associate Professor of Materials
Professor A.A.R. Watt Associate Professor of Materials
Professor J.R. Yates Associate Professor of Materials

Senior Fellows

Senior Fellows

Dr F. Adziman
Senior Research Fellow in Centre for High Temperature Materials
Dr D.E.J. Armstrong
Royal Academy of Engineering Research Fellow
Dr K. Borisenko Senior Research Fellow
Dr J.A.A. Crossley Senior Research Fellow
Dr P. Gehring Senior Research Fellow, Quantum Effects in Electronic Nanodevices
Dr J. Gong Senior Research Fellow
Dr C. Johnston Senior Research Fellow
Dr J.S. Kim
Departmental Lecturer, Senior Staff Scientist in Abberation Corrected Electron Microscopy
Dr E.A. Laird
Royal Academy of Engineering Research Fellow
Dr D. Liu EPSRC Fellow in Nuclear Materials
Dr J.A. Mol Royal Academy of Engineering Research Fellow
Dr R.J. Nicholls EPSRC Fellow in Materials for Energy Applications
Prof K. Porfyrakis Associate Professor of Materials and EPSRC Fellow
Dr E.K.R. Tarleton EPSRC Fellow in Dislocation Modelling
Dr N.P. Young Senior EM Research Scientist
Dr B. Zahl Senior Research Fellow

Research Fellows

Research Fellows

Dr E. Alabort Martinez
Dr C.S. Allen
Dr N. Ares
Dr M.A. Auger
Dr P.A.J. Bagot
Dr R.D. Bayliss
Dr X. Bian
Dr R.S. Bonilla
Dr J. Bu
Dr K. Cao
Dr C. Cheng
Dr Z. Cheng
Dr D.M. Collins
Dr S.P. Cornes
Dr W. Cui
Dr P. Dallas
Dr J.O. Douglas
Dr M. Filip
Miss N.A. Flanagan

Dr F.K.A. Gatty
Dr D.J. Haley
Dr P.G. Hamer
Dr P. Holdway
Dr A. Huang
Dr C. Huang
Dr G.M. Hughes
Dr D.V. Isakov
Dr L. Jin
Dr L. Johnson
Dr S. Johnson
Dr P.N. Jordan
Dr K. Jurkschat
Dr P.S. Karamsched
Dr A. Kareer
Dr M.A. Karimi
Dr J. Kasemchainan
Dr F.G. Kinyanjui
Dr V. Kuksenko

Dr M. Kumar
Dr J. Le Roy
Dr M. Lebedeva
Dr J.K. Lee
Dr S.H. Lee
Dr P. Leung
Dr K. Li
Dr W. Li
Dr E. Liberti
Dr E. Liotti
Dr J.G. Lozano
Dr A.C-M. Lui
Dr K. Luo
Dr U. Maitra
Dr G.T. Martinez Alanis
Dr S.S. Meysami
Dr H. Moon
Dr T. Mousavi
Dr K. Murugappan

Dr T. Pei
Dr M.A. Perez Osorio
Dr S. Ponce
Dr B.F. Porter
Dr C.A. Rios Ocampo
Dr C.J. Salter
Dr M. Schlipf
Dr A. Sobkowiak
Dr B.N. Sollereder
Dr A.S. Tatton
Dr A.A.P. Trichet
Dr T. Velusamy
Dr G. Volonakis
Dr D. Wang
Dr W. Yan
Dr N.I. Youngblood
Dr H. Yu
Dr X. Yuan
Dr Y. Zayachuk
Dr N. Zibouche

Postgraduate Students

Postgraduate Students

Thomas Aarholt
Robert Abernethy
Jesus Acapulco
Sanmi Adekanye
Isabel Al-Dhahir
Carmen Alonso herr
Benjamin Armitage
Arutyun Arutyunyan
Alexander Barbaro
Selim Barhli
Ella Bentin
Kris Bhojwani
Gabrielle Bourret-Sicotte
Bruce Bromage
Zhenyu Cai
Anne Callow
Isaac Capone
Megan Carter
Daniel Celis garza
Ren-Jie Chang
Howard Chan
Jun Chen
Peiyu Chen
Qu Chen
Tianyi Chen
Tongxin Chen
Yi-Sheng Chen
Yu-Chen Chen
Yu-Jen Chou
Katherine Collett
Sarah Connolly
Thomas Cosnahan
John Cully
Timothy Davies
Thomas Davis
Robin De Meyere
Nicola Dotti
Mi Du
Philip Earp
Suguru Endo
Jack Evans
Koen Evers
James Famelton
Nikolaos Farmakidis
Jack Fawdon
Jie Feng
Shikang Feng
Lukas Fieber
Lucas Flatten
Charles Fletcher
Dominic Förstermann
Jasper Fried
Xiangwen Gao
Yakun Gao
Hazel Gardner

Andrew Gibson
Chuncheng Gong
Yilun Gong
Daniel Gregory
Benjamin Griffiths
Niccolo Guerrini
Fubiao Gu
Jack Haley
Rong Hao
Reuben Harding
Gareth Hartley
Achim Harzheim
Josef Hazi
Guanze He
Luke Hewitt
Conrad Holc
Shahnaz Hoque
Linlin Hou
Robert House
Hefu Huang
Kevin Hurlbutt
Sonia Iftekhar
William Iliffe
Shazeaa Ishmael
Benjamin Jenkins
Jiawei Jiang
Junnan Jiang
Bethany Jim
Glenn Jones
Ruth Jones
Tyson Jones
Matthew Jordan
Koji Kageyama
Nina Klein
Ido Koresh
Mark Lapington
Chit Lau
Robin Laurence
Mu-Huan Lee
Merel Lefferts
Alexander Leide
Dominic Lennon
Bo-Shiuan Li
Fang Li
Sha Li
Yu Li
Yatir Linden
Junliang Liu
Wing Chung Liu
Xinlei Liu
Yudong Liu
Xuan Li
Matthew Lloyd
Santamon Luanwuthi
Hui Luo
Yang Lu

Charlotte Lynch
Christopher Magazzeni
Carmen Makepeace
Ofentse Makgae
Julian Malisano
Kiana Malmir
Guillaume Matthews
Samuel McArdle
Matthias Mergenthaler
Xue Min
Nhlakanipho Mkhize
Juliana Mohd Janurudin
Hanis Mohd Yusof
Like Mo
Alasdair Morrison
Arthur Moya
Sasza Nabilla
Timothy Naginey
Rabia Nazir
Andre Nemeth
Ziyang Ning
Matthew Noble
Joe O'Gorman
Colum O'Leary
Harry Orchard
Alexander Pateman
Anna Pearson
Dominique Piche
Talha Pirzada
Katherine Plummer
Helen Pratt
Pawel Puczkarski
Chenguang Qu
Pablo Quijano Velasco
Aatif Rasheed
Narjes Rashidi
Ilija Rasovic
Edward Roberts
Andrea Rocchetto
Gregory Rogers
Pierre Romain
Edward Rowe
Thomas Samuels
Naganand Saravanan
James Sayers
Felix Schupp
Thomas Scott
Janaki Shanmugam
Eleanor Shaw
Amy Sheader
Yuewen Sheng
Zhao Shen
Abu Siddique
Sapna Sinha
Weng Sio

Michael Slota
James Sode
Eugene Soh
Karwei So
James Somerville
Simen Sopp
Jakub Sowa
Maabur Sow
Dominic Spencer Jolly
Sabin Sulzer
Jacob Swett
Ghazi Syed
Tomohito Tanaka
Yuanbo Tang
Hai Jie Tan
James Tan
Xudong Tao
Yujiro Tazawa
Ming-Yee Tsang
David Tweddle
Martin Tweedie
Aakash Varambhia
Carla Verdi
John Waite
Jiale Wang
Shanshan Wang
Shuqiu Wang
Xiaochen Wang
Laiyi Weng
Yi Wen
Yutian Wen
Samuel Wheeler
Yingwei Wu
Albert Xiao
Yi Xiong
Weiyue Xu
Wenshuo Xu
Xiaosi Xu
Yang Xu
Zhicheng Xu
Qifeng Yang
Liye Yan
Guma Yeli
Marios Zacharias
Zhanet Zaharieva
Stefanie Zekoll
Kai Zhang
Nanlin Zhang
Qianyang Zhang
Zheng Zhang
Zhouran Zhang
Shixiang Zhao
Shen Zhou
Si Zhou
Suer Zhou
Yingqiu Zhou
Thomas Zillhardt

Undergraduate Students

Undergraduate Students ( 4th Year )

Materials Science
Nils Behling
Anders Behmer
Tianhong Bi
Angus Braithwaite
Louis Brannan
Imogen Brown
Daniil Butman
Kaiyi Chen
Siyao Du

Benjamin Evans
Stephen Fabes
Xinyi Fan
George Fulton
Dominic Herriott
Eleanor Howland
Arthur Hussey
Megan Jones
Gwang Lee
Hantao Li

Shona McNab
Albert Mills
Georgina Mordue
Daniel Radigan
Samantha Southern
Danielle van Gilst
Rebecca Wang
Zhangyi Wang
Yebin Zhang
Yiwen Zhang

Materials, Economics
and Management

Vin Dongre
Natalie Tan
Qingyuan Wang

Administrative Support Staff

Administration

Dr C.A. Sweeney Head of Administration and Finance
Mr T.P. McAree Deputy Administrator (Finance)
Dr J.E. Roberts Deputy Administrator (Research and Finance)
Ms P.J. Moss Deputy Administrator (Academic)
Dr A.O. Taylor Director of Studies
Mr T.F. Lake HR Manager
Mr L.J. Chorley Buildings and Facilities Manager

Support Staff

Mr C.A-B. Akinola
(Mr A.B. Bailey)
Dr C.M. Barker
Miss R.M. Batishteva
Mrs M.L. Beckett
(Mr S. Boyce)
Mrs R.L. Bradford
Miss I Brikaite
Mr A.J. Brown
Dr R.I. Chakalova
Mr G. Cook
Mrs L.E. Curson

Ms K.L. Davies
Ms S.J. Engela
(Mr P.J.G. Flaxman)
Ms C.O. Foldbjerg
Miss J.M.E. Foxall
Mr R.G. Gresham
Dr I. Griffiths
Ms C. Hadlow
Mrs K.J. Hartwell
Miss T.K. Haydon
Miss K.M. Holmes
Mrs J.A. Holter
Mr P.R. Hooper

Mrs A.J. Jewitt
Mrs B. Kaur
Mrs J.A. Kent
Mr T.S. Knibbs
Ms L.I. Laird
Miss N. Macmichael
Ms S. Mohaine Palfi
Ms H.L. Morrell
Dr M.T. Nguyen
Mrs J. Page
Mr G.J. Ring
Mr R.J. Saunders

Mrs G. Sewell
Mrs J.A. Shaw
Mr M. Stanley
Mr I.J. Sutton
Ms Z. Szabo
Mrs P. Topping
Ms D.M. Townsend
Mr R.W. Turner
Mr R.C. Vincent
Dr P.J. Warren
Mr A.D.Wheeler
Mr G.A. Wyatt
Mrs J.H. Young

Senior Visitors

Senior Visitors

Professor R. Drautz Visiting Professor, ICAMS/Ruhr-University Bochum
Professor S.L. Dudarev Visiting Professor, Culham Centre for Fusion Energy
Professor C.A. English Visiting Professor, BNFL, Didcot
Professor J.B. Pethica FRS Visiting Professor, Trinity College Dublin
   
Professor Sir Richard Brook OBE, FREng Emeritus Professor
Professor Sir Peter Hirsch FRS Emeritus Professor
Professor G.D.W. Smith FRS Emeritus Professor
Professor J.M. Sykes Emeritus Professor
Professor M.J. Whelan FRS Emeritus Professor
   
Dr P. Flewitt Senior Visiting Fellow (Magnox Electric Ltd / Bristol University)
Dr M.R. Gilbert Senior Visiting Fellow (CCFE)
Mr Stephen Heidari-Robinson Adjunct Senior Research Fellow in Energy Technology and Policy
Dr Duc Nguyen-Manh Senior Visiting Research Fellow (CCFE)
Prof. J. Titchmarsh Senior Visiting Research Fellow

Academic Visitors

Academic Visitors - updated 2017/10/02

Dr P. Altermatt, Trina Solar SKL, P.R. China
Dr J.R. Askew, AWE Plc, UK
Dr F.E. Audebert, Buenos Aires University, Argentina
Dr. L. Bandhu, Bodle Technologies Ltd., UK
Prof. R.H. Bradley, Robert Gordon University, UK
Dr T.B. Britton, Imperial College London, UK
Prof. A. Cerezo, Department of Materials, University of Oxford, UK
Dr V. Cheel, Department of Materials, University of Oxford, UK
Dr A. Ciesla, University New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
Dr A.M. Cock, Department of Materials, University of Oxford, UK
Dr D. Collins, University of Birmingham, UK
Dr M. Danaie, Diamond Light Source, UK
Dr F. Dillon, Department of Materials, University of Oxford, UK
Dr B. Gabrys, MPLS Division, University of Oxford, UK
Dr E. Gauger, Heriot-Watt University, UK
Dr B.J.G. Gault, Elsevier, Oxford, UK
Dr P. Gopon, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Oxford, UK
Dr M.J. Gorley, Culham Centre for Fusion Energy, UK
Dr I.J. Griffiths, University of Bristol, UK
Dr R. Gruar, Dyson Technology Ltd., UK
Dr C.D. Hardie, Culham Centre for Fusion Energy, UK
Mr S. Heidari-Robinson, UK
Dr C. Heil, Graz University of Technology, Austria
Dr P. Hosseini, Bodle Technologies Ltd., UK
Dr X. Hu, Department of Materials, University of Oxford, UK
Dr J.M. Hyde, Wolfson College, Oxford, UK
Dr L. Jones, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
Dr K. Kam, Dyson Technologies Ltd, UK
Dr G. Knee, University of Warwick, UK
Dr Y. Kobayashi, NIMS, Japan
Dr A. Koos, Centre for Energy Research, Institute for Technical Physics & Materials Science, Budapest
Dr C. Kuss, Canada
Prof. C. Lambert, Dept Physics, University of Lancaster, U.K.
Dr M. Levy, Nobel Artificial Intelligence Limited, UK
Dr J. Lim, CCFE, UK
Dr C. Lin, Oxford Imaging Detectors, UK
Dr A. London, UKAEA
Dr B.W. Lovett, Heriot-Watt Universty, UK
Dr Z. Luo, Chinese Academy of Sciences, P.R. China
Dr B. Maerz, Loughborough University, UK
Dr E. Marceau, Laboratoire de Reactivite de Surface, France
Dr T.L. Martin, University of Bristol, UK Research with Professor P.G. Bruce
Dr J.M.A. Moghal, Oxford Advanced Surfaces, Ireland
Dr K. Moore, University of Manchester, UK
Dr J. Murphy, University of Warwick, UK
Dr S. Myhra, Griffith University, Australia
Dr A. Naylor, Department of Materials, UK
Dr C. Norenberg, Department of Materials, University of Oxford, UK
Dr J. Park, Ulsan National Institute of Science & Engineering, Korea
Dr S. Pedrazzini, University of Cambridge, UK
Dr G. Pimentel, Department of Materials, University of Oxford, UK
Dr M.R. Roberts, St Andrews University, UK
Dr S. Santra, Dept. Materials Engineering, Bangalore, India
Dr L. Saucedo Mora, Eduardo Institute for Construction Science, Spain
Dr H. Sawada, JEOL UK Ltd.
Dr. R. Sekine, NERC Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, UK
Dr L. Snoek, Department of Materials, University of Oxford, UK
Dr S. Sturniolo, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, UK
Dr P. Styman, CCFE, UK
Prof Y. Takeda, Tohoku University, Japan
Dr C. Talagrand, Bodle Technologies, UK
Dr F. Tang, University of Cambridge, UK
Dr M. Telling,Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, UK
Dr I. Tzanakis, Brunel University London (BCAST), UK
Dr Y. Vertyagina, Department of Materials, University of Oxford, UK
Dr P.D. Warren, Pilkington plc, UK
Dr C. Zhu, Tata Steel, UK
Dr S. Zohren, Department of Materials, Oxford

Visiting Students - updated 2017/10/02

Ms A.J. Cackett, Culham Centre for Fusion Energy, UK
Mr B. Cai, University of Mancheser, UK
Mr A. Cinar, University of Shefield, UK
Mr J. Liu, Fudan University, P.R. China
Mr L. Lutz, College de France, Germany
Ms M. Zilka, University of Warwick, UK

Visiting Recognized Students - updated 2017/10/11

Q. He
F. Wan
F. Bopp
B. Walker

D. Merchan
H. Wang
Y. Yan