Pedro Estrela's blog

Updates from the Biosensor Research Laboratory

Extended visit to Rhodes University

📥  visits

Pedro Estrela spends 2 weeks working in the group of Prof Janice Limson at the Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology and Biotechnology, Rhodes University, South Africa (25 March – 5 April 2013).
The visit was funded by the Mellon Senior Scholars programme of Rhodes University


New PhD student in the group

📥  people

Pawan Jolly joins the group as a PhD student with a PROSENSE Marie Curie Fellowship. Project: “Electrochemical DNA-based sensor arrays for prostate cancer biomarker detection


New final year project students in the group

📥  people

New final year project students in the group:
o Ioannis Anastasi (MEng): “Comparative analysis of electro wetting actuation for lab-on-a-chip biosensing applications
o Abhishek Gokhale (BEng): “Use of gold nanoparticles in electrochemical impedance biosensing measurements
o Jules Hammond (MEng): “Localized surface plasmon resonance technique for medical diagnostics
o Liam Ray (MEng): “Magnetic nanoparticle detection for biosensing applications
o Gavin Xu (MEng): “Microfluidic devices for coupling with MOSFET biosensor arrays