Microtransformers in the press

May 29, 2018By adminUncategorized No Comments

A very kind collaborator pointed out that my microtransformers grant got an article in “The Engineer” – pretty chuffed! https://www.theengineer.co.uk/swimming-microbots-filament-…/ A very well-written summary of the idea (particularly as I wasn’t especially cogent on the phone to the writer).

New Postdoc: Panayiota Katsamba

May 29, 2018By adminUncategorized No Comments

I am delighted to welcome Panayiota Katsamba from DAMTP Cambridge to the University of Birmingham as my first ever postdoc. She’s way smarter than me, so I’m excited about all the research we’ll be able to do – check out my Microtransformers page to see what she’s working on.

So this is new…

January 28, 2018By adminPGCHE, Teaching No Comments

As part of my (3 year!) probation as a lecturer at Birmingham, there is a substantial compulsory teaching course. A part of that course is to write a teaching blog; I’ve always seen blogs as a way to promote research, advertise positions/yourself, or describe some fun science, so this is a rather new experience to … Read More

Building the Perfect Team

March 10, 2017By adminNews No Comments

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Take a Look at Our New Office

March 10, 2017By adminNews No Comments

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