Biodegradable plastic composites from renewable or waste sources
Dr K Johnston, Dr L Lue
Applications accepted all year round
To reduce the amount of plastic waste in the marine environment, there is a strong incentive to switch to biodegradable polymers, which are ideally synthesised from renewable or waste streams, rather than from oil.
SolarBioChip: development of a solar bio-battery for printed bioelectronics
Dr M Sawa, Prof M Shaffer, Prof P J Nixon, Prof K Hellgardt
31 May 2019
Applications are invited for a fully-funded PhD studentship to work on development of a thin-film biophotovoltaic system based on the interfacing of carbon nanotubes conductor with electrogenic cyanobacteria for bioelectricity generation and storage in next generation printed electronics, more specifically in bioelectronics.