Dr. Atanas Tomov
Personal detailsDr. Atanas Tomov Industrial Senior Scientist
Atanas obtained his PhD from University of Burgas, then worked for 3 years at ENSCM and CPE, before joining Imperial under Prof V. C. Gibson (1999) then Dr. George Britovsek (2008). He works on INEOS sponsored olefin polymerisation projects.
Dr. Charles Romain
Charles is a Junior Research Fellow. His research aims on the design of new versatile catalysts for polymerisation reactions along with orig. methodologies for the preparation of polymers from renewable resources.
Dr. Dominic R. Pye
Personal detailsDr. Dominic R. Pye Postdoctoral Research Associate
Obtained an MChem from University of Manchester, then PhD in Fe-cat cross-coupling with Prof Bedford in Bristol Chemical Synthesis CDT before joining Prof Mankad at the University of Chicago, Illinois researching heterobimetallic catalysis. Now investigating the mechanism of Co-cat ethylene tetramerisation.
Ph. D. Students
Personal detailsCraig Young 4th Year Ph.D. Student
Craig graduated with a 1 st in Chemistry (MSci) from Imperial. His Ph.D. work on homogeneous Group IV catalysts for ethylene polymerisation and the analysis of oligomer distributions is funded by INEOS Technologies
Personal detailsSara Shahruddin 3rd Year Ph.D. Student
Sara is a senior researcher with PETRONAS with a degree from the The National University of Malaysia. She aims to obtain a fundamental understanding of solid deposition in the oil and gas production
Richard von Goetze
Personal detailsRichard von Goetze 1st Year Ph.D. Student
Richard completed his B.Sc. at RWTH Aachen University in Germany, MRes in Catalysis (Distinction) at Imperial and is presently working on novel diblock copolymers sponsored by Polymateria Ltd.
Personal detailsDillon Tay 1st Year Ph.D. Student
Dillon graduated with a B. Sc. (1st Class Honours) from NTU Singapore before starting his Ph. D. in homogeneous catalysis as part of a collaboration between Imperial and A*STAR Singapore.
Personal detailsSarah Ho 1st Year Ph.D. Student
Sarah Ho received her BSc degree at Imperial College London and her MPhil degree at University of Cambridge. Since October 2016, she has started her PhD working on selective oxidation of alkanes.
Personal detailsFrancis Lam MSci Student
Francis is in his fourth year of his MSc in Chemistry at Imperial College London and recently joined our group to work on C-H bond activation and catalyst design.
|Name||Research Level||Current position|
|Dr. Charles Vriamont||Postdoctoral Research Associate||ABX|
|Dr. Shlomi Elias||Postdoctoral Research Associate|
|Dr. Philip Mallender||Postdoctoral Research Associate||GE Healthcare|
|Dr. Rafael de Rosales||Postdoctoral Research Associate||King´s College London|
|Dr. Paul Corbett||Postdoctoral Research Associate||Royal Dutch Shell plc, Calgary, Canada|
|Dr. Matthew Morton||Ph.D. Student||Mathys & Squire LLP, London, UK|
|Dr. Maria Gragert||Ph.D. Student||Meyer Burger AG, Thun, Switzerland|
|Dr. Michaela Grau||Ph.D. Student||BASF, Ludwigshafen, Germany|
|Dr. Allan Petersen||Ph.D. Student||DTU, Copenhagen, Denmark|
|Dr. Ian German||Ph.D. Student||Gnosys Global Ltd., Guildford, UK|
|Dr. James Nobbs||Ph.D. Student||ICES (A*Star), Singapore|
|Dr. Chris Conifer||Ph.D. Student||Shell, Hamburg, Germany|
|Dr. Timur Coskun||Ph.D. Student|
|Dr. Chris Whiteoak||Ph.D. Student||Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield, UK|
|Dr. Russel Taylor||Ph.D. Student||Durham University, UK|
|Dr. Juri Ugolotti||Ph.D. Student||RCPTM, Olomouc, Czech Republic|
|Dr. Jason England||Ph.D. Student||NTU, Singapore|
|Status of November 2016|