The Team


Fellows and Postdoctoral Associates

Nitya Nand Gosvami (2010-2012) - Nitya is now Assistant Professor in the Department of Applied Mechanics, Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi

Kevin Lovelock (2011-2012) - Kevin is now a Royal Society Research Fellow (URF) and Lecturer in Physical Chemistry at the University of Reading, UK

Nico E A Cousens (2012-2015) - Nico is now Patent Attorney with Kilburn & Strode LLP

Florian Hausen (2013-2015) - Florian is now Junior Professor at the Institute of Energy and Climate Research, Forschungszentrum Jülich

Marco Balabajew (2016-2018) - Marco is now working at Bertrandt on batteries for high voltage energy storage systems.

Romain Lhermerout (2016-2019) - Romain is now CNRS Researcher at the University of Grenoble

Carla S. Perez-Martinez (2016-2019) -- Carla is now UKRI Future Leaders Fellow at the London Centre for Nanotechnology, London, UK

James Hallett (2018-2021) -- James is now Lecturer in Physical Chemistry at the University of Reading, UK

DPhil Students

Alex Smith (2011-2015) - Alex is currently a Research Associate in the research group of Michal Borkovec at the University of Geneva.

Sam Coles (2013-2017) - Sam is currently a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Cambridge working with Angelos Michaelides

Christian van Engers (2014-18) - Christian is currently a postdoctoral researcher in the laboratory of Prof. Joelle Frechette, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA

Eleanor Milnes-Smith (2014-19) - Ellie is currently working for the Open University's Student Association 

Hannah Hayler (2018-2022) - Hannah is currently training to enter the legal profession

Astrid Southam (2017-2022) - Astrid is currently a postdoctoral research scientist at EMPA in Switzerland

Aurora Guerrini (2017-2022) - Aurora is currently training to enter the legal profession

Tim Groves (2019-2023) - Tim is currently working as a postdoctoral researcher in .... the Perkin group!  

Part II, Masters and Rotation students

Georgina Fagbenro Masters student (2008-9)

Matt Heath- PhD Rotation Student (2009)

Edward Parsons- Masters Student (2010-2011)

Rosalie Shepherd- Part II (2013-14)

Eleanor Milnes-Smith - Part II (2013-14)

Sijie Liu - Part II (2016-17)

James Zhou - Part II (2016-17)

Christophe Diederichs - Part II (2017-18)

Natasha Smith - Part II (2017-18)

Tim Groves - Part II (2018-19)

Xiaoyue Wu - Part II (2018-19)

Luis Torquato - Part II (2019-20)

Alex Jackson - Part II (2020-21)

Daniel Percival - Part II (2020-21)

Joshua Bowesman-Jones (2021-22)

Ilaria Beechey-Newman (2021-22)

Rachel Pindar (2022-23)

Josie Wild (2022-23)

Visitors and summer students

Dayinta Perrier- Universiteit Utrecht, NL (2013)

Leah Kearney- NUI Galway, IRL (2013)

Liguo Qin 秦立果 (2013-2014)- visitor from  Xi'an Jiaotong University, CHINA

Jean Monteiller (Spring-summer 2015) - visitor from École Normale Supérieure, Paris.

Belinda Ding- University of Oxford (2016) 

Weichao Zheng (2017) - visitor from University of Calabria

Isabel Pantenburg (2017) - ERASMUS visitor from University of Bonn

Xiaoyue Wu - University of Oxford (2017)

Joseph Elliot - University of Oxford (2018)

Chuyan Tang - University of Oxford (2018)

Lauriane Pierrot Deseilligny (2022) - visitor from École Normale Supérieure, Lyon.