2017: Research Group News

June: Peter Brookes Chambers from Physics was successful in a Newcastle University Research Scholarship and will be joining us for a research project in July.

March: We are all looking forward to attending the 7th Chemical Nanoscience Symposium Newcastle, CNSN-7. http://conferences.ncl.ac.uk/chemnanosymposium7/

February: Welcome to MChem undergraduates Kerri Baker, Helen Sleeman and Mark Dickinson who begin research in the lab this month.

2016: Research Group News

November: Toni gives a Royal Society of Chemistry public talk during Chemistry Week. A big thank you to Anatolij for his help with demonstrations! http://www.ncl.ac.uk/chemistry/about/news/item/rscchemistryweekactivitiesatnewcastleuniversity.html

Toni creating some clouds in a bottle

Toni creating clouds in a bottle

Toni and Anatolij demonstrating light being scattered by aersosol droplets

Toni and Anatolij demonstrating light being scattered by aerosol droplets

November: Toni gives a Nanolab lunchtime seminar at Newcastle University http://www.ncl.ac.uk/nanolab/

September: Calum begins his PhD in the group with a Research Excellence Academy PhD Studentship from Newcastle University.

September: Toni is successful in an RSC grant for a public lecture during Chemistry week 2016 hosted by the RSC Newcastle Upon Tyne and North East Coast Section.

July: Richard Hunter starts in the lab on a summer project.

July: The Annual Northern Universities Meeting of Chemical Physics XXVI is being held at Newcastle University this year. http://www.ncl.ac.uk/chemistry/about/news/item/chemicalphysicssymposium.html

July: Toni joins the Royal Society of Chemistry at the Big Bang event, Northumbria University.

June: Law Bruce joins us for 8 weeks on a project with a Royal Society Undergraduate Research Bursary.

June: Calum Day starts work in the group over the summer.

June: Toni helps out the Institute of Physics at Party in the Park, Ponteland, demonstrating optics and lasers to the public.https://www.facebook.com/pg/pontelandonline/photos/?tab=album&album_id=1343046945723328

April: Anatolij presents a poster at the Aerosol Society Focus Meeting 8 in London.

"The group" Artists: Charlotte and Helen

“The group”
Artists: Charlotte and Helen

February: Alan Reed begins his physics lab project for the foundation year of his degree.

February: MChem students Charlotte Bradbury and Helen Wilson start work in the lab on their final year projects.

February: Our application for a SAgE Doctoral Training Award for a studentship with supervisors Dr Gillian Butler (Agriculture, Food and Rural Development), Dr Roy Sanderson (Biology) and Dr Toni Carruthers (Chemistry) was successful.

2015: Research Group News

October: Anatolij Miloserdov begins his PhD studies.

July: Congratulations to Gabby and Jess on graduating! We will all miss your happy singing – especially Dr Alasdair Charles (whose office is nearby).

Tom and Chris have a new labmate!

Tom and Chris have a new labmate!

June: Summer project students Tom Hopper (Chemistry, Newcastle University) with a Royal Society Undergraduate Research Bursary and Chris Hamilton (Physics, University of Oxford) with a Newcastle University Research Scholarship begin work in the lab.

January: Gabby Rozario (MChem Chemistry) and Jess Simpson-Phillips (MChem Medicinal Chemistry) begin laboratory work for their final year projects.

2014: Research Group News

May: Abigail Norman (Chemistry, Newcastle University) will be joining the group in June for a two month summer project with a Royal Society Undergraduate Research Bursary.

April: Toni was successful in a Royal Society Research Grant.

January: Ben Jarman (MChem Chemistry) begins his final year project laboratory work.

The Spectroscopy Group in the School of Chemistry 2014

The Spectroscopy Group in the School of Chemistry 2014