People in the spotlight

A Focus on our PhD Students – Elizaveta Anastasova

A Focus on our PhD Students - Elizaveta Anastasova. My research is devoted to the biological interactions that occur in 2D magnetic nanomaterials.

A Focus on our PhD Students – Ken Ikigaki

A Focus on our PhD Students, Ken Ikigaki. Ken is focusing on the fabrication and application of oriented thin films of metal-organic frameworks (MOF) and covalent organic frameworks (COF).

People in the spotlight -Professor Maria Zaharescu

Professor Maria Zaharescu Maria’s scientific interests were focussed on the physical chemistry of oxide systems, including thermal phase equilibria, reaction mechanisms and structure-property correlations

People in the spotlight -Professor Alicia Durán

Professor Alicia Durán Alicia began exploring her interests in sol-gel science and technology soon after completing her PhD.

A young researcher in the spotlight: Dr Valentin Smeets

A young researcher in the spotlight: Dr Valentin Smeets , a postdoctoral researcher at UCLouvain (Belgium) and winner of the 2019 ISGS PhD Thesis Award for my work entitled “New synthetic approaches to efficient Ti-SiO 2 epoxidation catalysts”.

People in the spotlight – Professor Lisa Klein

Professor Lisa. ndividuals who have achieved distinction in their chosen fields and who have the privilege of serving as an inspiration to others are often asked what initially motivated their career choices

People in the spotlight – Professor Sumio Sakka

Professor Sumio Sakka. His extraordinary and sustained contributions to our community, which are embodied in his 300 publications (with nearly 140 co-authors) and numerous presentations, have been celebrated through many awards.

A young researcher in the spotlight: Dr Albane Birault

A young researcher in the spotlight: Dr Albane Birault a Research Engineer in Nano-formulation, working at the company OZ Biosciences in Marseille, PhD thesis, Hybrid Organic-Inorganic Silica Materials as Advanced Carriers for Finely Controlled Therapeutic Delivery” (with Drs Michel Wong...

A young researcher in the spotlight: Dr Francesca Tallia

A young researcher in the spotlight: Dr Francesca Tallia   Dr. Francesca Tallia’s PhD thesis, entitled “3-D printed flexible hybrids for tissue regeneration”, was supervised by Dr. Julian Jones (Professor of Biomaterials at the Department of Materials, Imperial College of...

A young researcher in the spotlight: George Hasegawa

George Hasegawa obtained his M.S. and PhD degrees under the supervision of Prof. K. Nakanishi at Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University in 2009 and 2012, respectively.  He became a JSPS research fellow in Prof. T. Abe’s group (Kyoto University)...