Research courses

We are home to research breakthrough in low cost fingerprint drug testing and offer state-of-the-art facilities for NMR and mass spectrometry.

What we are researching

Take a look at our Centre for Petroleum and Surface Chemistry who is researching petroleum and surfaces and interfaces.

Studentships

Characterising irradiation treatments in 3D tumour models using mass spectrometry and elemental imaging: towards personalised healthcare via tissue engineering

Funding information:
The funding package for this studentship award is as follows:  Full UK tuition fee covered  Stipend at £15,285 p.a. (2020/21)  RTSG of £1,000 p.a.  Personal Computer (provided by the department)   

Tracking plastic particles and co-contaminants in biological tissues

Funding information:
Full UK tuition fees (£4,407), stipend (£15,285) and RTSG (£1,000) p.a. for 36 months at the full-time rate, 72 months part-time.

The Chemistry of High Efficiency Perovskite Nanoparticle X-ray Detectors

Funding information:
The funding for this studentship is as follows:   Full UK/EU tuition fee covered  Stipend at £15,285 p.a. (2020/21)    Research Training grant of £1,000 p.a. 

Expert support

The Doctoral College supports the academic and professional development of postgraduate researchers to ensure our world-leading research continues to grow. There is also an extensive Researcher Development Programme run at university level.

Facilities

Our facilities include a nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectrometer, thermochemistry, powder X-ray diffraction and mass spectrometry to name a few.

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