Research Technician (2018 – 2019)
Dr Rees joined our group for 9 months in summer 2018 to bring his considerable industrial experience (Akzonobel, PPG) and assist us fulfilling commercial contracts.
He was responsible for upgrading our GPC systems and oversaw several laboratory renovations. He departed in March 2019 to pursue a career in the civil service.
Life Science Technical Services
Chemistry support as life science technician at the University of Bradford [2016-2017]
Continue reading Heather Reeve
Binding of bacteria by antibiotics functionalised polymer: mechanism of resction and developing of detection systems
PhD project supervised by Prof. S. Rimmer (Department of Chemistry) and Prof. C. W. I. Douglas (Department of Dentistry). Gained her doctorate in 2018.
Continue reading Dr Pavintorn Teratanatorn
Synthesis of Hyperbranched Polymers for Improving Re-Epithilialisation of Cells
Studied a PhD for Professor Stephen Rimmer at the University of Sheffield and the University of Bradford [2012-2016]
Continue reading Ohood Alyamani
Synthesis of Highly Branched Polymers for Infection Detection
A Wellcome Trust funded Research Assistant supervised by Prof Stephen Rimmer, Prof Sheila Mac Neil and Prof Ian Douglass [2013-2016]
Continue reading David Pownall
Encapsulating Nanoparticles for Functional Coatings
PhD project supervised by Prof. S. Rimmer and Prof. P. Hatton, funded by the EPSRC [2013-2016]
Continue reading Dr Laura Shallcross
Development of nanostructured silicones to deliver antimicrobials to treat human infected wounds
DTC PhD project supervised by Prof. S. Rimmer and Prof. S. macNeil funded by the EPSRC and Scappa Healthcare [2012-2016]
Continue reading Dr Simon Finnegan
Synthesis of functional stimulus responsive oligovinyl ethers and towards highly branched polymers using ab initio cationic polymerisation.
Studing for a doctor of philosophy (PhD) at the University of Sheffield under Prof. S. Rimmer [2012 – 2015]
Continue reading Dr Rami Obaid
Additives for Improved Properties of Biomaterials in Peripheral Nerve Repair
A PhD on polymer chemistry with Professor Stephen Rimmer and Dr. Frederik Claeyssesn [2010-2014]
Continue reading Dr Richard Plenderleith
Integrated Studies of the Interactions of Macrophages with Synthetic Hydrogels
A White Rose Consortium Doctoral Training Centre for Tissue Engineering and Regenerative medicine PhD supervised by Prof Stephen Rimmer [2009-2013]
Continue reading Dr Andrew McKenzie