School of Physics & Astronomy

PhD Projects in Experimental Condensed Matter & Nanoscience

For further information on the Experimental Condensed Matter and Nanoscience group please visit:

Professor Peter Beton
Growth and Molecular Functionalisation of Graphene
Molecules at the Liquid-solid Interface
Supramolecular and Covalent Networks

Dr Kevin Edmonds
Hydrogenation of ferromagnetic semiconductors

Professor Mohamed Henini
Electrical and Optical Properties of Low Dimensional Structures and Devices Grown by Molecular Beam Epitaxy

Professor AJ Horsewill
Quantum Molecular Dynamics

Professor Tony Kent
Strain-induced charge transport in semiconductor nanostructures

Professor Philip Moriarty
Imaging, spectroscopy, and manipulation of single molecules on solid surfaces

Dr Ioan Notingher
Development of photonics techniques for biomedical applications
Nanoscale Optical Spectroscopy

Professor John Owers-Bradley
Nanoelectromechanical (NEM) Device Physics

Dr Amalia Patane
Imaging Colloidal Nanocrystals and Biocompatible Nanocomposites
Tailoring Electron Dynamics in Artificial Crystals

Dr James Sharp
Anisotropic wetting of droplets on gradient surfaces
Phase separation in confined geometries
Polymer dynamics in confinement
Polymer Photonics: Self assembling Bragg reflectors and spin on lasers
Proteins and particles: surface mediated protein aggregation
Surface patterning in thin film polymer multi-layers

School of Physics and Astronomy

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Nottingham NG7 2RD

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