Carlos Redondo-Gomez wins Best Poster Award at ESPCA Advanced School on Biophysical Methods to Study Biomolecular Interactions
- 11 December 2017
Congratulations to our PhD Student Carlos Redondo-Gomez, who has won the Award for Best poster presentation during the Sao Paulo School of Advanced Science on Biophysical Methods to study Biomolecular Interactions, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, October 16th – 27th. Carlos presented his research on “Stabilising Peptide Amphiphile-based biomaterials using Host-Guest complexations”. The Advanced School provides young
- 16 November 2017
Congratulations to our PhD Arturo Jose Mendoza Meinhardt, who has won the prize for the best poster given at the 2017 Autumn Industrial Liaison Forum of the School of Engineering and Materials Science, Queen Mary University of London on November 12th, for his poster titled ‘Peptide Amphiphiles as a Platform for the Manipulation of Protein Conformation’.
- 30 June 2017
Congratulations to our PhD Student Clara L. Hedegaard, who has won the prize for the best oral presentation given at the 2017 Biofabrication for Hierarchical in Vitro Tissue Models
ECI Conference in Schloss Hernstein, Hernstein, Austria June 5th – 9th! The title of Clara’s talk was “A self-assembly based supramolecular bioink with hierarchical control as a new bioprinting tool”.
- 28 June 2017
Congratulations to our PhD Student David Barrett, who has won the 2016 Malcolm Ferguson-Smith Young Investigator Award, which honors the best article published in the Prenatal Diagnosis journal in 2016 with a first author under the age of 40 years. David won this award for his article titled “Connexin 43 is overexpressed in human fetal membrane defects after fetoscopic surgery”.
Arturo Jose Mendoza Meinhardt is a Finalist for the IMECHE Healthcare Technologies Student and Early Career Awards 2017
- 2 June 2017
Arturo Jose Mendoza Meinhardt has been shortlisted to compete as a finalist for the highly prestigious IMECHE (Institution of Mechanical Engineers) Healthcare Technologies Student and Early Career Awards 2017. As a finalist, Arturo will give a 15 minute presentation and answer 5 minutes of questions at the awards ceremoney on 20 June 2017.
- 4 December 2016
Arturo Jose Mendoza Meinhardt, who graduated last year with a 1st class BEng degree in Materials Science and Engineering, and is now a PhD in the Mata group, has been awarded the RH Craven Award of the Institute of Materials, Minerals, and Mining (IOM3), given to the best UK materials graduate in with excellence in polymers of the year 2016.
- 31 July 2016
Sherif Elsharkawy of the Mata Group has been awarded a highly competitive travel award from the Gordon Research Conferences (GRC). The award covers travel to the highly prestigious Biomineralization GRC 2016, in which Sherif will present his most recent work on hierarchical biomineralization of protein-peptide based scaffolds for the formation of enamel-like structures.
“Gordon Research Conferences, founded in 1931 and headquartered in Rhode Island, is an organization that organizes prestigious international scientific conferences dedicated to advancing the frontiers of scientific research in the biological, chemical, and physical sciences, and their related technologies. GRC organizes over 365 conferences, each highlighting the latest, cutting-edge research in fields ranging from physics to neurobiology, material science to medicine.” – Gordon Research Conferences Organization: www.grc.org