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  Development of Nano-Enabled Drug Carriers to Overcome Pan-Chemoresistance of Cancer Stem(-like) Cells
  Dr M Najlah
Applications accepted all year round

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The acquired resistance induced by repetitive exposure of cancer cells to anticancer drugs is one of the major limitations to successful chemotherapy.
  EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Soft Matter for Formulation and Industrial Innovation (SOFI2 CDT)

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16 fully funded, four-year PhD studentships are available in the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Soft Matter for Formulation and Industrial Innovation (SOFI2 CDT) commencing in September 2020, for graduates in the physical and biological sciences, mathematics and engineering.
  Fundamentals of the Chromatographic Separation Processes of Peptide Therapeutics
  Prof D Williams
Applications accepted all year round

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Imperial College are inviting applications for a PhD position to join an exciting new Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) Prosperity Partnership between Imperial, UCL and Eli Lilly on Transforming synthetic drug manufacturing.
  Solubility and Crystallisation of Peptides
  Dr J Heng
Applications accepted all year round

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Imperial College are inviting applications for a PhD position to join an exciting new Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) Prosperity Partnership between Imperial, UCL and Eli Lilly on Transforming synthetic drug manufacturing.
  EPSRC CDT in Science and Applications of Graphene and Related Nanomaterials (Graphene NOWANO)

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Established in 2013 with EPSRC funding and now supported by the University of Manchester and industry, Graphene NOWNANO CDT offers PhD training in science, technology and applications of the fast-growing family of two-dimensional materials.
  Modelling and simulation of the laser ablation process
  Dr S Goel
Application Deadline: 15 July 2020

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LASERS are the backbones of present day innovative engineering applications. Ranging from eye surgery to manipulation of coatings and surfaces for biomedical implants and aerospace structures or for the creation of smart materials or nano materials, their application is widespread.
  PhD Studentship: Detection of peroxynitrite using a reactive luminescent lanthanide probe
  Dr S Butler
Application Deadline: 22 August 2020

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Application details. Reference number. CM/SJB-Un1/2020. Start date of studentship. 1st October 2020. Closing date of advert. 22th August 2020.
  Nano-Engineered Functional Biomaterials for the Built Environment (Ref: ET20/HLS/APP/JIANG)
  Dr Y Jiang
Application Deadline: 1 July 2020

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Developing environmentally friendly and sustainable biomaterials for the built environment is necessary to address climate change and reduce carbon dioxide emission.
  Thermoelectric Metal-Organic Frameworks: Design, Synthesis and Assessment
  Dr P Szilagyi
Application Deadline: 31 May 2020

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Thermoelectric materials are of great interest for energy research as they can convert waste heat into electricity.
  Molecular Network Heat Engines
  Dr J Mol
Applications accepted all year round

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Heat engines are one of the central tenets of thermodynamics. In cyclical heat engines, a working gas moves through a reversible cycle to transfer heat between a hot and a cold reservoir and perform useful work.
  Water pollution control using polymer-inorganic complexes
  Dr F Clegg
Applications accepted all year round

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Research Area. Water pollution arises via several different sources, including municipal, industrial (in particular petroleum) and agricultural activities.
  Molecular modelling insights into the performance of polymeric coatings containing active corrosion inhibitors
  Research Group: Multiscale Modelling
  Dr F Siperstein, Prof X Zhou, Dr C Avendano
Application Deadline: 22 July 2020

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Sustainable Coatings by Rational Design (SusCoRD) is a multi-disciplinary project which aims to, for the first time, connect a detailed scientific understanding of the mechanisms of coatings failure with state-of-the-art-machine learning to deliver a framework for the optimisation of protective coatings and nanocomposite materials.
  A bioinformatics approach to understanding protein solubility tags
  Dr J Warwicker, Dr R Curtis
Applications accepted all year round

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The crowded environment of a cell cytoplasm reveals that proteins and other biological molecules co-exist at high macromolecular concentrations.
  Synthetic and Mechanistic Studies into Enzymatic Degradation of Waste Plastics
  Dr L Wong, Dr C F Blanford
Applications accepted all year round

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Plastics are a broad range of solid polymeric materials that have found widespread application as industrial components and consumer goods.
  Synthetic engineering of nanoporous graphene and 2D-polymer sheets
  Dr A Keerthi
Applications accepted all year round

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One atom-thick sheets of graphene and other 2D materials have attracted tremendous interest as membranes for molecular separation and sieving.
  (ICASE) Thermal aging and degradation of epoxy coatings at oxidised interfaces
  Research Group: Metallurgy and Corrosion
  Prof S Lyon, Miss SM Morsch
Application Deadline: 31 July 2020

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Project description Corrosion under insulation (CUI) is a major problem at many industrial sites, commonly occurring in steel process plants and pipework operating at high temperatures.
  EPSRC CDT in Science and Applications of Graphene and Related Nanomaterials (Graphene NOWANO)

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Established in 2013 with EPSRC funding and now supported by the University of Manchester and industry, Graphene NOWNANO CDT offers PhD training in science, technology and applications of the fast-growing family of two-dimensional materials.
  Development of a simple, cheap, reliable device with shape variant nanoparticles for pathogen sensing
  Prof N T K Thanh
Applications accepted all year round

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The Project. Infectious diseases are major public-health problem all over the world. Nanomaterials exhibit unique optical properties that are important in biosensor development.
  Chemistry Approaches to Assembling New Imaging and Sensing Metalloprobes
  Prof S Pascu
Application Deadline: 28 June 2020

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Supervisory team. Professor Sofia Pascu, Department of Chemistry https://people.bath.ac.uk/sp350/. Dr Charareh Pourzand, Department of Pharmacy & Pharmacology https://researchportal.bath.ac.uk/en/persons/charareh-pourzand.
  Engineering Microbial Physiology through Polymer and Computational Sciences
  Research Group: Materials Chemistry
  Dr F Fernandez-Trillo, Dr S Jabbari
Application Deadline: 31 July 2020

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Recently, there has been an increasing use of polymers to interface with bacteria and other microorganisms, either to treat microbial infections, to prevent and control biofilm formation, or as a platform to grow and maintain microbial cultures for biotechnology.
  Computational and Polymer Sciences to Engineer Microbial Physiology
  Dr S Jabbari, Dr F Fernandez-Trillo
Application Deadline: 31 July 2020

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Mathematical modelling and statistical inference are key tools in understanding the life sciences. In this project, we will develop differential equation models and apply statistical inference techniques to understand how polymers can be engineered to be of practical use in microbiology.
  Mechanically interlocked molecules for chiral emissive materials
  Dr T A Barendt
Applications accepted all year round

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A major challenge for the next generation of organic light emitting diodes (OLEDs) is to enhance their efficiency and functionality by using electronic materials that emit circularly polarized light.
  PhD in Degradable Biomaterials Chemistry
  Prof A Dove
Applications accepted all year round

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A funded PhD studentship is available in the group of Prof. Andrew Dove at the University of Birmingham (group website. http://www.dovegrouplab.com).
  PhD in Depolymerisation of Plastic Waste
  Prof A Dove
Applications accepted all year round

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A funded PhD studentship is available in the group of Prof. Andrew Dove at the University of Birmingham (group website. http://www.dovegrouplab.com).
  Supramolecular assemblies for artificial photosynthesis
  Dr T A Barendt
Applications accepted all year round

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Solar power provides a clean and sustainable alternative to fossil fuels and light harvesting has long been a source of renewable energy in Nature.
  Supramolecular sensors for imaging biological substrates
  Dr T A Barendt
Applications accepted all year round

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The development of selective supramolecular sensors that undergo a macroscopic, detectable response upon binding a particular substrate is an intense area of interest.
  Supramolecular sensors for the detection and removal of environmental pollutants
  Dr T A Barendt
Applications accepted all year round

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The development of selective supramolecular sensors that undergo a macroscopic, detectable response upon binding a particular substrate is an intense area of interest.
  Structure, regulation and dynamics of small G proteins and their interactions with membranes and effector proteins
  Dr H Mott
Applications accepted all year round

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Our lab are interested in cell signalling via small G proteins of the Ras superfamily. We use a range of biochemical, biophysical and structural approaches to understand these fascinating proteins, which are involved in multiple cellular processes and are often deregulated in diseases such as cancer.
  A combined magnetic resonance (NMR and EPR) approach to identifying and characterising ligand interactions. (MACMILLANF1U20SF)
  Dr F MacMillan
Application Deadline: 31 May 2020

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We use advanced magnetic resonance approaches to identify and characterise weak molecular interactions. The aim of this project is to combine both Electron Paramagnetic Resonance (EPR) and Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) spectroscopic techniques to study such interactions.
  Synthesis and properties of novel organic macrocycles (CAMMIDGEAU20SF)
  Prof A N Cammidge, Dr I Fernandes
Application Deadline: 31 May 2020

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This PhD project will exploit recent advances in the group to investigate new porphyrin-phthalocyanine hybrids and their subsequent assembly into higher-order supermolecules.
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