Rational Control of Crystal Morphology
Chemistry and Biosciences
Dr C Seaton
Applications accepted all year round
The external shape of crystalline particles (called morphology) is of paramount importance in a wide range of applications, in particular pharmaceuticals and pigments.
(BBSRC DTP) Morphological control of cell fate, behaviour and function
Dr S Herbert, Prof N Papalopulu, Dr M Baron
31 January 2019
Tissue formation critically depends on the appropriate assignment of specialised cell fates and behaviours. The traditional perspective of these competitive decisions is that cells first perceive extrinsic signalling cues, decide their fate and then act appropriately (i.e.
Modelling movement of large sediment in river flows
Prof J Hooke, Dr J Cooper
23 January 2019
Motivation and wider context. In high magnitude flood events very large particles, including boulders and large pieces of masonry can be carried, especially in ephemerally-flowing channels of dry climates.