Group Leader

Dr. Michael R. Thomas

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Biography

Dr Thomas is a Lecturer in Bionanotechnology and Biochemical Engineering at University College London. Dr Thomas graduated with an MSci in chemistry and a PhD in physics at the University of Bristol. His research focusses on the evolution of nanoparticle and assay design to empower diagnostics for disease detection and biochemical process analytics.

Education

2019

Lecturer

in Bionanotechnology and Biochemical Engineering
University College London

2013

Post-Doctoral Research Associate

Imperial College London

2009

PhD in Physics

Bristol Centre for Functional Nanomaterials
University of Bristol

Research interests

  • Point-of-need (PoN) diagnostics
  • Developing more advanced nanomaterials: metallic and hybrid
  • Improving the reliability of nanomaterial production
  • Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy
  • Lateral-flow diagnostics
  • Mobile-phone empowered diagnostics

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