Current Projects

Part IIs 2020-2021

Name

College

Title

Supervisors

Anthony AKINWALE

STC

Atom probe and digital field ion microscopy for combined atomic-scale structure and chemistry

MPM/PAJB

Nathan BROWN

SEH

Evaporated molecular semiconductors for flexible electronics

HEA

Stephanie BUDENBERG

QNS

Mechanical properties of natural tissue

JTC

Will CONNOLLY

QNS

Processing of electrolytes for solid state batteries

RIT/MP

Calum CUNNINGHAM

STC

DFT modelling of SiC composites for jet engines

RJN/DEJA

Kristian CURTIS

SEH

Novel materials research for photonic computing based AI and/or artificial retinas

HB

Anna ELLIOTT

SEH

Measurement of ultrafine aerosol particles using single photon detection

JMS

Carrie FORSDYKE

STA

Characterising atomic scale microstructure in alloys designed for fission and fusion reactors

MPM/DEJA/PAJB

Florence GOODRICH

CCC

Understanding screw dislocation structures in BCC metals

PDN/DEJA/Haley

Ben JAGGER

STA

The effect of nitrogen on the properties of thin film solid state electrolytes

CRMG/SCS

Helen LEUNG

CCC

Scalable HRTEM image simulation of nanoparticles for machine learning dataset generation

AIK/Huang

Ben LEVI

SEH

Calculating the magnetocrystalline anisotropy of cobalt-based magnets

JRY/CEP

Rachel MATTHEWS

STA

Quantum dot solar cells

AARW

Emily MILAN

SEH

Joints in practical superconductors

CRMG/SCS

Sam MILLER

SEH

Lithium-rich anti-perovskite solid-electrlytes for all-solid-state Li-metal batteries

JRY/MP

Omer NALBANT

STA

Tunnelling in ion-doped oxide thin films

RSB/PRW

Charlie PEARSON

TRI

Predicting the performance and usefulness of near-term quantum computers

SCB

Agastya PISHARODY

SEH

Predicting and understanding the colours of crystals

JRY/Prentice

Kieran RIVERS

MAN

High entropy alloys for nuclear application

AJW/DEJA/Liu

Rory ROSE

TRI

Ultrasonic fatigue testing

AJW/Gong

Nicholas SIM

CCC

Superconducting resonators for quantum device readout

Ares/GADB

Yixuan SONG

MAN

Quantum gates using engineered nitrogen-vacancy defects in diamond

JMS

Will STAUNTON

STC

Laser-written defects in wide band gap crystals for quantum technologies

JMS

Greta THOMPSON

QNS

Revealing the impact of vibrations on degradation in lithium ion batteries

RSW/MP

Jake TURNER

STA

Machine learning NMR spectra for disordered materials

JRY/Volker

Eloise VEYS

TRI

In-situ studies of the deformation of highly porous 3D CNT tube (CNTT) networks

TJM

Kara VOUILLOZ

MAN

In-situ studies of the damage in carbon-carbon composites for Gen IV nuclear energy

TJM

Jessica WEN

QNS

Atomically clean 2D material membranes for photoelectron spectroscopy of solid-liquid interfaces

RSW/HB

Xumo YANG

STC

Exploring new insights into the Si-SiO2 interface physics

RSB/PRW

Amin ZOUINE

MAN

Boron nitride fibre laminate

NG/RCR