About Us



Our group members and their Research Themes

Academic Staff

Prof. Graham Smith – Materials Characterisation, Biomaterials & Interfaces (Head of Group)

Dr. Trevor Davies – Energy Materials

Dr. Andrew Fogg – Materials Chemistry

Dr. Theodoros Papadopoulos – Materials Physics, Energy Materials

Dr. Yu Shi – Materials Physics

Dr. Claudia Swanson – Materials Chemistry

Dr. Bin Yang – Materials Physics, Materials Characterisation


Research & Support Staff

Dr. Simon Hodgson – Materials Characterisation, Biomaterials & Interfaces

Dr. Andy McLauchlin – Materials Chemistry, Energy Materials

Dr. James Nicholson – Materials Characterisation

Robert Smith – Energy Materials

Dr. Zuzana Vobecka – Materials Characterisation

Dr. David Ward – Energy Materials


Research Students

Radhika Bava – Materials Characterisation, Biomaterials & Interfaces

Alice Gillett – Materials Characterisation, Biomaterials & Interfaces

Chi-Ho Ng – Materials Characterisation