This year the Tuttlelab decided to include escape rooms into their Christmas party. They split into two teams and did a room each. Both teams managed to escape (although one much faster than the other). The festivities then moved on to the Butterfly and Pig where the group enjoyed a very enjoyable meal, after this […]
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 […]