Archive for March, 2015

Athena Swan Support

Dr. Marion Wrackmeyer is working with Professor Michael Turner and has been awarded financial support by the School, mediated by the School’s Athena SWAN Committee. The support will help pay for the conference fee to the Spring Materials Research Society Conference in San Francisco from 6-10 April 2015, where she will be giving an oral presentation.  Congratulations Marion and good luck on your presentation.


Congratulations to Dr. Barada Dash who was recently awarded a Marie Curie Fellowship. He obtained his Ph.D. from Northern Illinois University, USA and is currently faculty at ITER, SOA University, Bhubaneswar, India.  He was also a visiting fellow at OMIC last year working with Professor Michael Turner. This Marie Curie Fellowship will enable him to continue to work in the frontiers of conjugated materials.


Dr Sheida Faraji was awarded the best poster prize during the Innovations in Large-Area Electronics Conference (innoLAE) 2015 organised by EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Large-Area Electronics.  Congratulations Sheida.