Current Projects

Part IIs 2016-2017

Name

College

Title

Supervisors

Sorcha BOTWRIGHT

QNS

Self-assembly of peptides on surfaces

HEA

Nicholas BYRNE

STA

Superconducting thin films for highly efficient quantum resonators

SCS/CRMG

Ella CARLSEN-O’CONNOR

CCC

Persistent mode joints between high temperature superconducting wires

SCS/CRMG

Megan CARTER

SEH

Aluminium alloys for aerospace/automotive applications

PAJB/MPM/Shollock

Victoria CARTWRIGHT

SEH

Detecting strain in scanning transmission electron microscope images

PDN/L Jones

Lova (Lev) CHECHIK

MAN

In-situ 3D observation of damage development and healing in a carbon fibre composite

TJM

Marcus COHEN

CCC

Novel photon capture methods for multicrystalline silicon

PRW/Hamer

Eleanor CROSSLEY

SEH

Atomic-scale characterisation of austenite decomposition within carbide-free bainitic steel

MPM/PAJB

Luke DENT

SEH

Flash sintering of Zirconia

RIT/Bonilla/PRW

Zhuoran (Roger) FANG*

TRI

Developing novel thin film phase change materials for photonic applications

Prof. Hu (MIT) / HB

Axel FORSSBERG*

STA

Oxygen redox activity in metal oxides for Li-ion batteries

Prof Yang Shao-Horn (MIT) / PGB

Tabitha JONES

MAN

Electrochemical gas sensors based on conducting polymers

MRC/Murugappan

Takashi LAWSON

SEH

Fabrication of nanoscale photonics and waveguides

HB/Rios

Ruiwen (River) LI

STC

Spatially controlled expansion of hydrogels

JTC

Xiewen (Steven) LIU*

STC

Drug delivery to the mucosal membrane

Prof. Caffarel (MIT) / HEA

Shiyun (Shawn) LIU

STA

New passivation processes for semiconductor surfaces

PRW/Bonilla

Xinlei (Ted) LIU

SEH

Electronic properties of metal-halide perovskites

FG/Filip

Anna MACDONALD

TRI

Next generation of solid-state lithium batteries electrolytes

MP/PGB

Harry MACPHERSON

TRI

N@C60derivatives for quantum computing

KP

Bethan MURRAY

CCC

Cyclic fatigue of zirconia ceramics

RIT

Miles PARTRIDGE

CCC

Synthesis and electrochemical characterisation of Na-battery electrode materials

MP/PGB

Matthew ROBSON

STA

Development and testing of novel thermal bridges in F1 motors

NG

Rusheb SHAH

MAN

Predicting the structure of yttrium titanium oxide compounds from first principles

RJN/JRY

Eleanor SHAW

SEH

Defect engineering to increase the efficiency of multi-crystalline silicon solar cells

PRW/Hamer

Ashley SIM

QNS

Characterisation of gas-barrier polymer films

HEA

Stephen TURRELL

STC

High entropy alloys for extreme environments

DEJA/AJW

Tinger WEN

MAN

Ultrasonic microscale fatigue testing

AJW/Gong

David WINDMILL

CCC

Failure of armour ceramics in compression

RIT

Christopher WOODMAN

STA

Magnesium diboride materials for prototype benchtop MRI instruments

SS/CRMG

Denis ZABORONSKY

TRI

Why do strain-paths matter?

DMC/Tarleton

James ZHOU*

MAN

Differential capacitance of the electrical double layer with concentrated electrolyte solutions, and applications to supercapacitors.

Prof. S Perkin(Chem) /KP