PhD positions in Materials Chemistry High Throughput Discovery of Heterogeneous Catalysts for Biomass Transformation

£13,590 pa (Stipend)

PhD positions are available in the research group of Professor M.J. Rosseinsky FRS ( Illustrative project area is given below:

You will use high-throughput robotic methods to identify new catalysts to generate important chemical intermediates from biomass and model compounds.

The stipend is at the standard EPSRC rate (£13,590).  Candidates will have at least an upper second class honours degree in chemistry, physics, or materials science.  All the projects take place in a large interdisciplinary group with extensive international collaborations and involve close interaction between synthesis, measurement and computation.

Ref: PHD-CHEMAT                                                

Closing Date: 1 August 2013

Contact Professor M.J. Rosseinsky for more information on these programmes (

Formal application procedures are outlined on

Candidates must have fulfilled the residence requirements set by ESPRC for these studentships (see, Non-UK nationals should read this before applying.

Also Read  PhD Studentship offered by Middlesex University in collaboration with Dance4 Developing Creativity and Artistry in Exceptional Young Dancers

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *