Marina Batistuti (University of São Paulo, Ribeirão Preto) is doing a 4 month placement in Bath, funded by FAPESP.
Congratulations to Nikhil for submitting his thesis!
A. Miodek, E.M. Regan, N. Bhalla, N.A.E. Hopkins, S.A. Goodchild, P. Estrela: "Optimisation and characterisation of anti-fouling ternary SAM layers for impedance-based aptasensors", Sensors 15 (2015) 25015-25032 (Featured Article in the Special Issue "Electrochemical Sensors and Biosensors: From Bench-Top to Point-of-Care")
Pedro Estrela is taking up the new departmental role of Director of Research
Nima Aliakbari, PROSENSE Marie Curie Fellow at the Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, is doing a 4-month secondment in Bath (7 September- 30 December).
P Jolly, V Tamboli, RL Harniman, P Estrela, CJ Allender, JL Bowen: "Aptamer-MIP Hybrid Receptor for Highly Sensitive Electrochemical Detection of Prostate Specific Antigen", Biosensors and Bioelectronics 75 (2016) 188-195
A new research collaboration with Prof Marcelo Mulato at the University of São Paulo (campus Ribeirão Preto) received funding from FAPESP (São Paulo State Research Foundation) and the University of Bath for exchange of researchers through the SPRINT programme (São Paulo Researchers in International Collaboration).
Several visits from Prof Mulato to Bath and from Dr Estrela to Ribeirão Preto are planned during the next 2 years to develop a collaboration programme on the development of novel biosensor devices for improved cancer diagnosis.
Dr Janet Lim from the Universiti Putra Malaysia, Department of Chemistry is spending 3 weeks (8-30 July) in our lab with a Wighton Titular Fellowship in Engineering from the Association of Commonwealth Universities.
XiaoLing Lu, PROSENSE Marie Curie Fellow at the University of Applied Sciences Kaiserslautern, is doing a 1-month secondment in Bath (15 June - 13 July).
Ioulia Tzouvadaki, PROSENSE Marie Curie Fellow at Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, is doing a 1-week secondment in Bath (26 May - 30 May).