In October Polly and Mark travelled to Shanghai to attend a conference on Organic Free Radicals. This was held at the Shanghai Institute for Organic Chemistry The week long conference had a wide range of interesting talks given by academics from around the world, including Prof John Murphy from Strathclyde, that showed the depth and […]
The WestChem Research day was recently held at the University of Strathclyde. Talks were given by students from both Glasgow and Strathclyde universities and a plenary lecture by Professor Sabine Flitsch, Professor of Biochemistry at the University of Manchester. After an interesting day of talks, Katie won the prize for best talk.
In the beginning of June, Inês went to Paris to attend a conference on soft matter and gels, organised by SMARTNET together with Solvay (see website http://www.smartnet4u.org/2016/06/22/gels-formulations-and-supramolecular-materials/). It was an amazing 2-day conference with talks on self-assembly, gel rheology and multicomponent gel applications, from both invited speakers (Dave Adams, Gareth Lloyd, etc) and also Smartnet […]
In June, Gary and Inês travelled to New York for the Annual Ulijn group Mega Meeting in addition to the CUNY ASRC Bio|Nano|Med Conference. Both Students made excellent 45 min presentations to the group showcasing their work based on the last 3 years of their PhDs. It was an excellent week, full of a range […]