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The University has invested heavily in chemistry at Surrey in recent years, reflecting its conviction that a leading technological university must promote top rate research in the core sciences.

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Dr Bailey's research @SurreyChemistry in the news "Experimental fingerprint test can distinguish between those who…
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Prof Danil De Namor and Dr Howlin publish two papers on Ag(I) and Hg(II) monitoring and removal from water using ca…
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Department of Chemistry
University of Surrey