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Director of EBRI, Energy and Bioproducts Research Institute
Patricia Thornley works in assessing the environmental, economic and social imapcts of renewable energy technologies.
Chemistry Supergen Project Climate Change Bioenergy Environmental Sciences
Head of School of Infrastructure and Sustainable Engineering
Professor Topham's research is focussed on sustainable polymer science; making new plastics of the future for a wide range of applications.
X-ray Scattering Electrospinning Polymer Science Block Copolymers Biodegradable Polymers
Professor and Head of Psychology
Professor Tunney's research is on judgement and decision-making. He also researches behavioural addiction including gambling.
Decision-Making Gambling Judgement and decision-making Surrogate Decision-Making Impulsivity
Chris Umfreville researches in the area of corporate insolvency, with a particular focus on corporate rescue.
Corporate Rescue Liquidation Insolvency Administration Business Rescue
Dr Timothy Whitehead
Senior Lecturer in Product Design
Dr Whitehead's interest is in developing approaches to improve the design of products distributed in low income countries.
User Centred Design Circular Economy Design for International Development Industrial Design 3D Printing Sustainable Design
Senior Lecturer and Programme Director for MSc Computer Science
Sylvia Wong is a Computer Scientist with strong interest in promoting student learning through Technology Enhanced Learning and Assessment.
Data Modelling Technology Enhanced Learning and Assessment Computer Science Education Knowledge Representation
Dr Stephen Worrall
Lecturer in Chemistry
Dr Worrall's research interests are focused upon the interface between metal-organic frameworks and electrochemistry.
Thin Films and Nanotechnology Nanomaterials Synthesis Material Characterization Material Characteristics Thin Film Deposition Advanced Materials X-ray Diffraction SEM Analysis Nanomaterials Materials
Dr Joseph Yannielli
Dr Yannielli’s main fields of interest are slavery and abolition, with a special focus on America during the nineteenth century.
Social Movements Slavery in the United States Slavery Abolition Slavery in West Africa
Lecturer in Pharmaceutics
Dr Al-Khattawi's research interests are on the development of innovative particle design and fabrication strategies.
Pharamaceuticals Pharmaceutical Products Pharmaceutical Particle Engineering Fabrication Strategies
Dr Muhammad Azmat
Assistant Professor in Logistics and SCM
Dr Azmat's interests include Drone & Drone Swarms, Autonomous & Connected Vehicles, Supply Chain, and Humanitarian Logistics.
Humanitarian Logistics and Supply Chain Innovation in Mobility Supply Chain Management Transport H Social Sciences (General) Logistics Logistics 4.0 Autonomous and Connected Vehicles