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Fin presented his Masters project presentation

Fin presented his masters project presentation on Inducing Alignment of Micellar Structures in Transient Hydrogel Systems. He has now handed in this thesis and completed the viva meaning he has now finished his masters project. Fin has been in the lab for the last 6 months working with Simona and we all wish him the best with the future. Maybe we’ll see him back at some point.


Simona Bianco (PhD) was awarded the Alfred Bader Prize in Organic chemistry.

The Alfred Bader Prize in Organic Chemistry was founded in 1990 by a gift from Dr Alfred Bader, Chairman of the Sigma Aldrich Corporation. It is awarded annually to a student who graduates from the University with an Honours degree in Chemistry, and is thereafter admitted as a postgraduate student registered for a higher degree by research in Organic Chemistry within the Department of Chemistry of the University.