Imperial College London

Professor Terry Tetley

Faculty of MedicineNational Heart & Lung Institute

Professor of Lung Cell Biology



+44 (0)20 7594 2984t.tetley Website




109Sir Alexander Fleming BuildingSouth Kensington Campus





Dr Markus Karlberer, Darwin College, Cambridge University, Chemistry of atmospheric aerosols, 2014

Dr Alexandra Porter, Department of Materials, Imperial College London, Materials scientist interested in imaging related to cellular responses to nanomaterials, 2010

Dr Stephan Schwander, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Environmental & Community Medicine School of Public Health Piscataway. NJ USA, Tuberculosis, immunology, 2010

Professor Mary Ryan, Department of Materials Science, Imperial College London, Material scientist interested in wear and transformation of materials during use and disposal, 2010

Professor Milo Shaffer, Department of Chemistry, Imperial College London, Synthesis of carbon nanotubes, development for medical and other purposes, 2008

Professor Eva Valsami-Jones, School of Geography, Earth and Environmental SciencesUniversity of Birmingham, Nanomaterials, toxicity, environment, 2007

Professor Julia Gorelik, NHLI, Imperial College London, 2007

Professor Yuri Korchev, Dept of Medicine, Imperial College london, Specialised live cell imaging techniques, eg scanning ion conductance microscopy, 2007


Professor Ann Miller, Lung Research Group, University of Bristol, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, United Kingdom, 2000

Professor Jungfen (Jim) Zhang, Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University, North Carolina, USA, Environmental pollution

Professor Barbara Rothen-Rutishauser, Adolphe Merkle InstituteChemin des Verdiers 4 CH-1700 Fribourg Switzerland, Nanomaterials, toxicity, in vitro models of the lung

Guest Lectures

Health effects of nanomaterials, Biochemical Society, Cambridge, UK, 2007

Use of cellular models to evaluate the toxicity of particulates., Society of in vitro toxicology, GSK Ware, 2006

Comparative role of the alveolar epithelium and macrophages in pulmonary inflammation, Instituto de Investigaciones Biomedicas de Barcelona, Barcelona, 2006

The role of the macrophage in COPD and asthma., Inflammation Research Society, USA, East Brunswick, New Jersey, 2006

Nanoparticles and Health, A* Agency for Science, Technology and Research, Singapore, 2006

Comparative role of the alveolar epithelium and macrophages in lung inflammation: studies of human cells, LPS and cigarette smoke, MRC Technology, Mill Hill, London, 2005

Dendritic cell recruitment to the lung: Role of alveolar epithelial cells., Consortium to reduce, refine and replace animals in science, Copenhagen, 2004