MRes Management

The MRes in Molecular Engineering is taught by world-class Imperial academics from across a number of different faculties and departments. The full list of 26 current teaching staff is available here, and a few key staff include:

Niall Mac DowellProfessor Niall Mac Dowell is the MRes Programme Co-Director. Niall is Senior Lecturer in the Centre for Environmental Policy, and leads the Clean Fossil and Bioenergy Research Group. Niall teaches on the Fundamentals of Molecular Engineering and Multiscale Modelling modules.


Koon Yang Lee

Dr Koon-Yang Lee is the MRes Programme Co-Director. Koon-Yang is a Reader in Polymeric Materials in the Department of Aeronautics at Imperial College London. His research focuses on the development and manufacturing of novel polymeric materials.

Personal tutor

George JacksonProfessor George Jackson is Professor of Chemical Physics in the Department of Chemical Engineering. George is the MRes personal tutor, you can contact him via email ( or telephone (+44 (0)20 7594 5640). He is based in Room 605, Roderic Hill Building, South Kensington Campus.

Module Leaders

Niall Mac DowellDr Niall Mac Dowell - Underpinning Molecular Science and Fundamentals of Molecular Engineering introductory modules.



Jerry HengDr Jerry Heng - Manufacturing Processes module.



Nic HarrisonProf Nic Harrison Making - Synthesis of Polymeric Systems module



Claire Adjiman

Prof Claire Adjiman Design of Molecular Systems module



Fernando BresmeProf Fernando Bresme - Multiscale Modelling module



Jason RileyProf Jason Riley - Measuring - Analysis and Characterisation module