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Post-doctoral Associates

Ph. D. Students

  • Molly Parry


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    Molly Parry 3rd Year PhD Student


    Molly received her MChem from the University of Edinburgh, with a year abroad at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. She is currently undertaking a PhD in photocatalytic polymer degradation, also supervised by Dr Maxie Roessler.

  • Jiakai Huang


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    Jiakai Huang 2nd Year PhD Student


    Jiakai received his BSc in Chemistry in University of Sheffiled and MRes in Catalyst in Imperial College London, He is currently undertaking a Phd in developing end-functionalised polymeric material with catalytic properties.

  • Charlie Parfitt

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    Charlie Parfitt 2nd Year PhD Student


    Charlie has a BSc in Chemistry from the University of Manchester. He obtained his MRes from Imperial College London working with Dr Mark Chadwick and Dr Maxie Roessler on the synthesis of paramagnetic chromium pincer complexes. He is now undertaking a PhD, co supervised by Prof Klaus Hellgardt, on the development of high-octane fuels from sustainable feedstocks.

M. Sci./MRes Students

  • Conor Crooks

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    Conor Crooks CDT React Student


    Conor received his MSci from Imperial College London before working on the development of novel psychedelics. He has now returned to Imperial to pursue a PhD focussing on utilising CO2 as a C1 source for industry.

  • Haamidah Sana

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    Haamidah Sana CDT React Student


    Sana received her MChem from Southampton University where in her final year she undertook a year in industry placement at Diamond Light Source. She is currently working on 3D printed scaffolds for catalytic hydrogenation reactions in flow co-supervised by Dr Billy Wu.

  • Junxi Liu

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    Junxi Liu MRes in Catalysis Student


    Junxi received his BSc. from University College London. He is currently working on the electro-catalytic fixing of carbon dioxide into polymers as his main MRes project thesis co-supervised by Prof. Anthony Kucernak.

  • Shreya Sharma

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    Shreya Sharma MRes in Catalysis Student


    Shreya pursued Bachelor's in Engineering (BE) in Biotechnology from Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology, Delhi, India.  Her interest lies in working at the interface of material, biological, and chemical sciences, to synthesize and control complex sustainable materials for a sustainable future. She is presently working on fabricating PE-biopolymer co-polymer hybrid materials as part of her MRes, co-supervised by Dr. Chris Wallis.

MSci Students

B. Sc. Students

Past Group Members
NameResearch LevelCurrent position
Dr. Sebastian Green Postdoctoral Research Associate Hydrogen Scientist at H2Go Power
Dr. Sami Gesslbauer Postdoctoral Research Associate  
Dr. Clément Lesage Postdoctoral Research Associate CEA (French Alternaticve Energies and Atomic Energy Commission)
Dr. Atanas Tomov Postdoctoral Research Associate Chemistry Laboratories Manager, Queen Mary University of London
Dr. Tian Sang Postdoctoral Research Associate  
Dr. Panagiotis Bexis Postdoctoral Research Associate  
Dr. Charles Romain Postdoctoral Research Associate Imperial College London
Dr. James Nobbs Postdoctoral Research Associate  
Dr. Chris Conifer Postdoctoral Research Associate  
Dr. Paul Corbett Postdoctoral Research Associate  Royal Dutch Shell plc
Dr. Charles Vriamont  Postdoctoral Research Associate  ABX
Dr. Shlomi Elias Postdoctoral Research Associate  
Dr. Philip Mallender Postdoctoral Research Associate  GE Healthcare
Dr. Rafael de Rosales Postdoctoral Research Associate  King´s College London

Dr. Dom Pye

Postdoctoral Research Associate Imperial College London

Dr. Ahmad Aljaber

PhD Student SABIC
Dr. Sarah Ho Ph.D Student Polymateria Ltd.
Dr. Richard von Goetze Ph.D Student ALBA Recycling GmbH, Berlin, Germany
Dr. Dillon Tay Ph.D. Student A*Star, Singapore
Dr. Sara Sharuddin Ph.D. Student Petronas Ltd.
Dr. Craig Young Ph.D. Student  Nomura International Plc
Dr. Matthew Morton Ph.D. Student   Mathys & Squire LLP, London, UK
Dr. Maria Gragert Ph.D. Student  Meyer Burger AG, Thun, Switzerland
Dr. Michaela Grau Ph.D. Student   BASF, Ludwigshafen, Germany
Dr. Allan Petersen Ph.D. Student  DTU, Copenhagen, Denmark
Dr. Ian German Ph.D. Student   Gnosys Global Ltd., Guildford, UK
Dr. James Nobbs Ph.D. Student  ICES (A*Star), Singapore
Dr. Chris Conifer Ph.D. Student   Shell, Hamburg, Germany
Dr. Timur Coskun Ph.D. Student  
Dr. Chris Whiteoak Ph.D. Student   Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield, UK
Dr. Russel Taylor Ph.D. Student  Durham University, UK
Dr. Juri Ugolotti Ph.D. Student  RCPTM, Olomouc, Czech Republic
Dr. Jason England  Ph.D. Student   NTU, Singapore
Status of August 2022
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