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  Fully-funded PhD positions in several natural sciences & engineering disciplines

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Join an internationally renowned scientific community with the Hector FellowPhD program. PhD students benefit not only from the experience of the program, but also from the network of Hector Fellows.
  Chemical design of a sustainable reactor for reducing oxygen and potentially carbon dioxide with industrial and climate applications
  Dr Simon Freakley
Application Deadline: 23 February 2020

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The Centre for Sustainable Chemical Technologies (CSCT) at the University of Bath has launched a joint PhD programme with Monash University, Australia.
  Investigating mechanism, reactivity and catalysis in organic, supramolecular and biological chemistry
  Prof NH Williams
Applications accepted all year round

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We are interested in designing and synthesising organic molecules to investigate the basis of catalysis, and to apply these principles to designing our own, artificial catalysts.
  Biogas upgrading by means of cyclic adsorption processes
  Dr C Fernandez-Martin, Dr D Dionisi
Applications accepted all year round

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Global warming is one of the most worldwide current challenges facing humanity, a direct consequence of the increasing CO2 emissions generated from the combustion of fossil fuels.
  Development of cutting-edge microporous adsorbents for gas separation processes
  Dr C Fernandez-Martin, Dr A Majumder
Applications accepted all year round

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Developing cost-effective adsorbents aiming at separating impurities from different gas mixtures is a real and necessary challenge for the industry, especially the energy sector.
  Computational Materials Design
  Prof W Wenzel
Applications accepted all year round

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We are seeking a Ph.D. student for the development of multiscale simulation methods to work in the recently funded excellence cluster at KIT.
  Activation of Carbon Dioxide to the synthesis of Biologically Relevant Molecules
  Dr B Buckley
Application Deadline: 31 July 2020

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This project will look at the selective modification of compounds to deliver new/non-natural amino acids/peptides. The approach will use a new carboxylation process developed in our group.
  Fully Funded PhD Scholarship in Experimental Geochemistry at Murdoch University, Perth, Australia
  Assoc Prof F Xia
Application Deadline: 1 March 2020

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THE PHD PROJECT. The PhD project is part of a prestigious Discovery project funded by the Australian Research Council and is aimed at investigating the role of hydrothermal fluids in the creation and decay of porosity in minerals.
  Development of novel refrigerants with low global warming potential (Advert Reference: SF19/EE/MCE/VICENTE)
  Dr YS Vicente, Prof K Mahkamov
Applications accepted all year round

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In 2016, a global environmental agreement was introduced to phase out the production and consumption of hydrofluorocarbon refrigerants with global warming potential (GWP) by years 2036 to 2047, starting in 2019.
  Textile Fibres for Wearable Energy Harvesting (Advert Reference: SF19/EE/MCE/KHALIQ)
  Dr J Khaliq, Dr B Xu
Applications accepted all year round

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Smart electronics or more commonly called as internet of things is a developing field in health monitoring, aerospace and in the electronics field.
  Establishing NMR chemical shifts as reliable reporters of atomic charge distributions in enzymes
  Prof J Waltho, Prof P Popelier
Applications accepted all year round

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Enzymes are not only central to life but also to the growing need to harness elements of the natural world to the benefit of mankind.
  Molecular Transport through Angstrom scale confinement
  Dr R Boya
Applications accepted all year round

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Housed within the world-leading condensed matter physics group and National Graphene Institute, our group focuses on 2D materials and angstrom scale capillaries.
  Monolayer Metal-Organics
  Dr R Boya
Applications accepted all year round

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Housed within the world-leading condensed matter physics group and National Graphene Institute, our group focuses on 2D materials and angstrom scale capillaries.
  Live cell imaging under extreme conditions
  Dr B Baum
Applications accepted all year round

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Complex eukaryotic cells first appeared on earth over a billion years ago. It is now thought that they arose as the result of the establishment of a symbiotic partnership between an archaeal host cell and a bacterium, which went on to become the mitochondrion.
  Sugar-based polymers for renewable, degradable and efficient battery electrolytes
  Dr A Buchard
Application Deadline: 23 February 2020

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PhD in organic synthesis, catalysis, synthetic polymer chemistry and the applications of novel polymers to energy materials. Applications are invited for a 3.5-year PhD studentship in the Buchard group (www.buchardgroup.org) in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Bath, UK.
  Emulsions stabilized by Cellulose & Sugar-based Stabilizers
  Prof K J Edler, Dr A Buchard
Application Deadline: 23 February 2020

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The Centre for Sustainable Chemical Technologies (CSCT) at the University of Bath has launched a joint PhD programme with Monash University, Australia.
  EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Chemical Synthesis (TECS)

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Our PhD programme combines world-leading research in chemical synthesis with state-of-the-art training in technology and automation to best prepare you for a career in modern synthetic chemistry.
  Informing Design of Novel Materials for Drug Pollution Remediation through Molecular Modelling
  Dr V Erastova
Applications accepted all year round

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Summary. In this project, molecular modeling will be used to bring atomic-level understanding to the retention and release of contaminants by soils.
  PhD in Chemistry - Meta-Smart: Merging de novo designed biomolecules with plasmonic metamaterials for new technologies
  Prof M Kadodwala
Application Deadline: 1 April 2020

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We live in a world in which individuals have unprecedented access to data on their environment, health and wellbeing. This ranges from information provided by fitness bands, to the energy smart meters that are found in every home.
  PhD in Chemistry - Single-molecule detection of fluorescent biomolecular building blocks using multiphoton excitation
  Dr S Magennis
Application Deadline: 1 May 2020

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Fluorescence spectroscopy and imaging are powerful techniques for studying the structure, dynamics and interactions of biomolecules, and when performed at the single-molecule level, they can provide unique information.
  PhD in Physics and Astronomy - Quantum optics for chiral molecules; characterisation, detection and separation.
  Prof SM Barnett, Dr J Goette, Dr R Bennett
Application Deadline: 31 March 2020

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Chiral molecules are found across the natural world, for example in the amino acids that make up the building blocks of life.
  Chemical and Biological Recycling of Plastics - Fully funded 48-months PhD studentships

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Lack of sustainable plastic waste management strategies has led to the global plastic crisis being one of the major environmental and public health challenges of our time.
  Fundamental studies underpinning catalysis - Fully funded 48-months PhD studentships

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These will range from gas-phase laser spectroscopic studies of small molecules interacting with single metal atoms, the deposition and study of sputtered metal nanoparticles, the study of molecules interacting with MOFs, reactions inside carbon nanotubes, and the study of “real” catalysts.
  “Operando” Characterisation of oxide-supported bimetallic Pd/Pt Nanocatalysts
  Dr G Held
Applications accepted all year round

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"“Operando” studies of catalyst surfaces under reaction conditions have emerged recently as a very valuable tool for improving catalysts for energy applications and exhaust purification.
  Nanoplasmonic measurements on biological molecules
  Prof GJ Leggett
Applications accepted all year round

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Recently we have developed fast, inexpensive, simple routes to nanostructured proteins1 and metals, including macroscopically extended, nanostructured arrays of gold nanoparticles.
  Toward Artificial Photosynthesis: understanding how porphyrin’s structure and environment influence the early electronic and nuclear dynamics
  Dr A Chauvet
Applications accepted all year round

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The Sun represents an unlimited source of energy that can be harvested and ultimately converted to electricity. Solar energy is therefore the solution to not only depart from fossil fuels, but also to respond to the ever-increasing energy needs of our society.
  Glass Surface Interactions in Hollow Core Fibres
  Research Group: Photonic Systems Circuits & Sensors
  Dr N Wheeler
Applications accepted all year round

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Supervisor. Dr Natalie Wheeler. Co-supervisor Dr Yong Chen. Project description. We are looking for a new PhD student with a background in chemistry, materials science and/ or physics to join us to study the surface chemistry of thin glass membranes in hollow core fibres (HCFs).
  Band structure measurements in van der Waals heterostructures
  Dr N Wilson
Applications accepted all year round

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Angle resolved photoemission spectroscopy (ARPES) beautifully reveals the momentum-resolved electronic structure at the surface of crystalline solids.
  Antimatter Chemistry: reactive scattering collisions of antihydrogen atoms with hydrogen molecules
  Dr M Law, Dr W T A Harrison
Applications accepted all year round

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Recently interest in antimatter research has increased as facilities such as CERN have succeeded in trapping antimatter atoms to study their properties [1].
  Electrocatalysis for Energy Conversion and Storage
  Prof A Cuesta Ciscar
Applications accepted all year round

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Electrochemistry allows to convert chemical energy directly into electrical energy, and vice versa, with high efficiency and, therefore, electrochemical systems are excellent candidates to store energy from renewables and convert it back into work when needed.
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