Photoactive Polymers

October 2019

John Tobin Wins EPS Thesis Prize

Recent graduate from the VilelaLab John Tobin has been awarded an EPS Thesis prize for his work during his PhD.


FindaPhD Event

Mary Jones helps out at the FindaPhD event at Heriot-Watt University, sharing her experiences as a research student.

mjPhD event

Welcome to New PhD Student

The VilelaLab welcomes new PhD. student Sam, who will be studying the use of polymer nano carriers for controlled release of agrochemicals.


Welcome to MChem Research Students

The VilelaLab welcomes the undergraduate MChem students Melanie, Brendan and Stuart, who will be conducting their final year research projects within the group.

Chris Shows Off His Polystyrene Beads and his BODIPY Rose

Chris attends the Chemical Science symposium in London, where he presented his work on polystyrene supported photocatalysts. While there he won an award for his poster.