Career Profile

MChem – Chemistry with pharmaceutical and forensic science, University of Bradford, 2005-2009
PhD – Food Colloids, University of Leeds, 2009-2013
Post-doctoral research fellow – School of Chemical and Process Engineering, University of Leeds, 2013-2015
Post-doctoral research fellow – School of Chemical Engineering, University of Queensland, 2015-2017
CSIRO-AIBN Postdoc Research Fellow – Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, 2017-present

Research Interests

Synthesis and applications of impermeable polymer microcapsules with a secondary metal shell, fundamentals of metal nanoparticle synthesis, control of 3D metal film growth using electro-less plating, interfacial properties of three-phase systems, kinetics of dehydration/rehydration of biopolymer films and gels.