Dr. Atanas Tomov
Personal detailsDr. Atanas Tomov Industrial Senior Scientist
Atanas obtained his PhD from University of Burgas, then worked for 3 years at ENSCM and CPE, before joining Imperial under Prof V. C. Gibson (1999) then Dr. George Britovsek (2008). He works on INEOS sponsored olefin polymerisation projects.
Dr. Charles Romain
Charles is a Junior Research Fellow. His research aims on the design of new versatile catalysts for polymerisation reactions along with orig. methodologies for the preparation of polymers from renewable resources.
Ph. D. Students
Ahmad Ibrahim Aljaber
Personal detailsAhmad Ibrahim Aljaber First year PhD student
Ahmad has a BSc in Chemical Engineering from King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Saudi Arabia. He completed his MRes in Catalysis at Imperial College London exploring different methods of grafting polymer into carbon nanotubes and now started his Ph.D.
Richard von Goetze
Personal detailsRichard von Goetze 3rd Year Ph.D. Student
Richard completed his B.Sc. at RWTH Aachen University in Germany, MRes in Catalysis (Distinction) at Imperial and is presently working on novel diblock copolymers sponsored by Polymateria Ltd.
Personal detailsDillon Tay 3rd Year Ph.D. Student
Dillon graduated with a B. Sc. (1st Class Honours) from NTU Singapore before starting his Ph. D. in homogeneous catalysis as part of a collaboration between Imperial and A*STAR Singapore.
Personal detailsSami Gesslbauer 2nd Year Ph.D. Student
Sami received his MChem from the University of Edinburgh including an industrial placement at Cytec Industries Inc. (now Solvay). Currently, he is undertaking a PhD in polymerisation catalysis under the supervision of Dr. Charles Romain.
Personal detailsSarah Ho 3rd Year Ph.D. Student
Sarah Ho received her BSc degree at Imperial College London and her MPhil degree at University of Cambridge. Since October 2016, she has started her PhD working on selective oxidation of alkanes.
M. Sci./MRes Students
Personal detailsChawin Chalisarapong MSc Student
Chawin is a 4th year student in MSci Chemistry. He is currently focussing on new methologies for making bio-based polymers under the supervision of Dr. Charles Romain.
Ezeorah Chigozie Julius
Personal detailsEzeorah Chigozie Julius MRes Student
Chigozie received his BSc and MSc Degree at University of Nigeria Nsukka where he also works as a lecturer in Pure and Industrial Chemistry Department. He is currently running MRes Catalysis, carrying out a research on photocatalytic oxidation of alkanes which is being sponsored by PTDF Nigeria.
Personal detailsPhilip Hawkins MSc Student
Philip is a 4th year student in Chemistry with Molecular Physics (MSci). His project focuses on cross-metathesis reactions of ethylene oligomerisation products.
Personal detailsRuijia Mao MRes Student
Ruijia Mao has a BSc in Chemistry from University of Sheffield and Nanjing Tech University. She is currently doing MRes in Catalysis with the project about hydrogenation of lignin.
B. Sc. Students
|Name||Research Level||Current position|
|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. 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 January 2018|