Environmental monitoring

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Environmental Microbiology

  • Christine Edwards

    Christine Edwards

    Dr Edwards is a Lecturer at the School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences. Her research emphasis is in the area of cyanobacterial toxins, and their occurrence and fate in the environment.  

  • Linda Lawton

    Linda Lawton

    Professor Lawton has a specific interest in natural toxins produced in water by cyanobacteria.  

  • Electrochemistry

  • Carlos Fernandez

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    Carlos is a Lecturer in the School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences. He is a member of the IDEAS Research Institute as part of the Energy, Environment and Sustainability group  

  • Environmental Analysis

  • Simon Officer

    Simon Officer

    Dr Officer is a lecturer and course leader for the Forensic and Analytical Science course at the School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences. He has research interests in the area of lanthanide complexes, environmental tracers and taggants.  

  • Bruce Petrie

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    Dr Petrie is a lecturer at the School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences. His research lies in the source, fate and effects of organic contaminants (e.g., pharmaceuticals and personal care products) in the environment.  

  • Kyari Yates

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    Dr Yates is an Academic Team Leader and Lecturer at the School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences. His research interest lies in environmental chemistry with a particular emphasis on fate, distribution and effects of persistent organic pollutants (POPs) and passive sampling methodologies in various matrices.  

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  • Colin Thompson

    Colin Thompsom

    Dr Thompson is a lecturer in Surface Chemistry and Drug Delivery and Research Degrees Coordinator at the School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences. His research interests lie in the areas of polymer-drug conjugates, Drug micro- and nano-encapsulation, Polyelectrolyte delivery systems and Oral protein delivery.