Edel group

Head of Group

Josh Edel PROFESSOR Joshua Edel

Visiting Scientists

PhotoNameResearch project
Longhua Tang  Longhua Tang  Tunnelling Sensor
Visitors

Postdoctoral Researchers

PhotoNameResearch project
Binoy Binoy Paulose

Development of nanopore platforms for single molecule biosensing applications

Paolo Cadinu Paolo Cadinu

Engineered nanofluidic platforms for single molecule detection, analysis and manipulation

Ren Ren Ren Ren

Novel tools and strategies of single molecule detection using nanopores and molecular carriers

Pratibha Goel Pratibha Goel

Functionalization of nanopipettes for single molecule sensing, and SERS based single molecule detection

  Leo Velleman Leo Velleman

Plasmonic nanoparticle assembly at liquid-liquid interfaces

 Ph.D Students

PhotoNameResearch project
Bernice Bernice Akpinar

Fabrication of polymer-coated solid-state ‘hairy’ nanopores as models for controlled macromolecular transport

  Rebecca Rebekah Byford  Nanopipettes and Nanocages for High Throughput Protein Recognition
 Alex Alexander Ainscough Modelling vascular pathology in pulmonary arterial hypertension in the pulmonary artery-on-a-chip
Alex Alexandra Dias-Lalcaca

The Use of DNA Dendrimers as a DNA Carrier for Protein Identification and Quantification through Nanopore Sensing

 Alfie Alfie Gatehouse Engineered Hydrogel nanopores for the detection of cell free nucleic acids (cfNAs) as diagnostic tool for prostate cancer
 Ben Ben Edwards The selective and sensitive detection of proteins using aptamer based nanopores 
 Thomas Thomas Pataillot-Meakin Automated sampling of cell-free DNA from blood using engineered hydrogel-filled nanopores: Improving diagnostic/prognostic tests for prostate cancer
 Shenglin Shenglin Cai Single molecule electro-optical sensing using nanopores
Gulia Giulia Campolo Sensing of Alpha-Synuclein aggregation states using solid state nanopores.
Isbel Isobel Steer Real-time monitoring of DNA interactions using Whispering Gallery Mode (WGM) Resonators
Liang Liang Xue Tailoring nanopore surface for enhancing sensitivity and selectivity of single-molecule detection
Ye Ma Ye Ma Tunable nanoparticle assembly at interfaces
Micol Micol Damiani Osteopontin as a Diagnostic and Prognostic Biomarker in Biofluids for Cholangiocarcinoma
 Mike Mike Lloyd Applying simultaneous molecular beacon and nanopore sensing to diagnose early-onset Parkinson’s Disease
Tim Timothy Smith Microfluidics system for Pulmonary artery on a chip

Research Support

PhotoNameProject
 Aleksandra Aleksandra Fedosyuk   Self-assembly of plasmonic nanoparticles for SERS applications
support staff
Masters Students
 NameProject
Long Long Yi Quantum tunnelling application on single molecule detection
 Xiaoyi Xiaoyi Wang Selective Single-Molecule Nanopore Sensing of Protein-Protein Interactions Using DNA Carriers
 Yaxian Yaxian Liu Selective Single Molecular Nanopore Sensing of Amyloid Proteins Using Aptamer-functionlised Gold Nanoparticles and DNA carrier
 Xunzhou Xun Zhou Enhancing the single-molecule sensitivity of nanopores sensing by tailoring nanopore structures and sizes 
Summary of the table's contents
Past Group Members
NamePositionCurrent location

Dr. Agnieszka Rutkowska

PDRA

Senior Electrochemistry Scientist at DNA Electronics (UK)

Dr. Kevin Freedman

PDRA

Assistant Professor, Bioengineering, University of California, Riverside (US)

Dr. Kristelle Bougot

PDRA

Project Manager, ENVEA Group (FR)

Dr. Colin Crick

PDRA

Lecturer, Chemistry, University of Liverpool (UK)

Dr. Yunuen Montelongo

PDRA

Research Associate, Imperial College London (UK)

Dr. William Pitchford

PhD

Planning & Business Intelligence Officer at City, University of London (UK)

Dr. Alex Ivanov

PhD

Lecturer, Chemistry, Imperial College London (UK)

Laura Elliott

MRes

PhD, University of Leeds (UK)

Jiabao Xu

 

 

Mireia Singla Milà

RA

PhD, IQS (ES)

Dr. Thomas Gibb

PhD

Director at Chapman IP (UK)

Dr. Vladimir Turek

PhD

PDRA, University of Cambridge (UK)

Dr. Fabrice Gielen

PhD

Research Fellow, Physics and Astronomy, University of Exeter (UK)

Dr. Xize Niu

PDRA

Associate Professor, Engineering and Physical Sciences, University of Southampton (UK)

Dr. Mariam Ayub

PhD

PDRA, Chemistry, University of Oxford (UK)

Dr. Xaviar Casadevall i Solvas

PDRA

Visiting Scholar, ETH Zurich (CH)

Dr. Sally Peyman

PDRA

University Academic Fellow, School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Leeds (UK)

Dr. Katherine Elvira

PhD

PDRA, ETH Zurich (CH)

Dr. Shelly Gulati

PDRA

Associate Professor and Chair, School of Engineering and Computer Science, University of the Pacific (US)

Dr. Monpichar Srisa-Art

PhD

Assistant Professor, Chemistry, Chulalongkorn University (TH)

Dr. Jongin Hong

PDRA

Chung-Ang University (KOR)

Dr. Catriona McGilvery

PDRA

Research Facility Manager, Materials, Imperial College London (UK)

Dr. Guillaume Chansin

PhD

Senior Technology Analyst at IDTechEx Research (UK)

Dr. Deanpen Japrung

PDRA

Researcher, NANOTEC (TH)

Dr. Emanuele Instuli

PDRA

Group Leader, De Nora (IT)

Dr. Jonathan Dusting

PDRA

Director of Innovation at 4Dx Limited (US)

Dr. Xiuqing Gong

PDRA

Research Associate, University of Leeds (UK)

Dr. Margarita Stapountzis

PhD

 

Dr. Phillip Kuhn

MRes

Sr. Staff Engineer. Thermo Fisher Scientific (DE)

Claudia Bendazolli

Visiting PhD

 

Bartosz Kaprowski

MRes/Phd

 

Dr. Kerry Wilson

PDRA

Principal Scientist, Singualr Genomics (US)

Dr. Amol Patil

PDRA

PDRA, University of Oxford (UK)

Dr. Michael Cecchini

PDRA

Model Validation Specialist (Mortgage Banking), Federal Housing Finance Agency (US)

Dr. Mark Draper

PhD

Director of Personalisation at Burberry (UK)

Dr. Fatma Dogan

PhD

Assistant Professor at Ankara Yıldırım Beyazıt Üniversitesi (TR)

 

Dr. Soongwon Cho

PhD

Senior Engineer, Samsung Display (KOR)

Antoni Llopis Lorente

MA

 

Dr. Benjamin Miles

PhD

Head of Product at Transcriptic (US)

James Million

PhD

 

Dr. Sirirat Panich

PhD

Group Leader, Chemistry, Rajamangala University of Technology Phra Nakhon (tH)

Dr. Xiaoyan Lin

PhD

PDRA, Chemical Engineering, Imperial College London (UK)

Dr. Jasmine Sze

PhD

Senior Research Scientist, AstraZeneca (UK)

Dr. Christopher Wood

PhD

Consultant at Deloitte (UK)

Dr. Viktoria Raker

PhD

Project Manager, RWTH Aachen University (DE)

Katherine Chio

MRes

PhD, Chemistry, UCL (UK)

Thasneem Gafoor

MRes