Academic Team

Dr Andrew Johnson

Department of Chemistry

Aerosol Assisted Chemical Vapour Deposition (AACVD); thin films; coatings; semiconductors; photo-catalysis

https://aljohnson58.wixsite.com/johnsongroup

Dr Adam Squires

Department of Chemistry

Basic process studies; new techniques for aerosols (e.g. synchrotron small-angle X-ray) 

https://researchportal.bath.ac.uk/en/persons/adam-squires

Dr Matthew Jones

Department of Pharmacy & Pharmacology

Inhaler devices; usability; dry powder inhalations; respiratory drug delivery

https://researchportal.bath.ac.uk/en/persons/matthew-jones

Dr Anton Souslov

Department of Physics

Theory and modelling of soft materials

http://go.bath.ac.uk/soft-matter

Dr Karen Aplin

School of Civil, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Instrumentation and measurement; atmospheric aerosols; electrostatics; ionisation; microphysics

http://www.bristol.ac.uk/engineering/people/karen-l-aplin/index.html

 

Dr Alberto Gambaruto

School of Mechanical Engineering

Computational fluid dynamics; applied mathematics; upper respiratory airways; transport and deposition; multiphysics modelling

http://www.bristol.ac.uk/engineering/people/alberto-m-gambaruto/index.html

Dr Rachael Miles

School of Chemistry, CDT Course Manager

Single particle; microphysical properties; heat and mass transfer; light scattering; reactions

https://www.aerosol-cdt.ac.uk/

Dr Alison Rust

School of Earth Sciences

Volcanology; fluid dynamics; ash; dispersion; nucleation

http://www.bristol.ac.uk/earthsciences/people/alison-c-rust/index.html

Prof Walther Schwarzacher

School of Physics

Ice nucleation and supercooled droplets

http://www.bristol.ac.uk/physics/research/qsm/research/solid-liquid-interfaces/

 

Dr Bryan Bzdek

School of Chemistry

Single particle; optical tweezers; mass spectrometry; indoor air; surfaces

https://www.bzdeklab.com/

 

Dr Darryl Hill

School of Cellular and Molecular Medicine

Microbiology

http://www.bristol.ac.uk/infection-immunity/people/darryl-j-hill/overview.html

 

Prof Andrew Orr-Ewing

School of Chemistry

Extinction; refractive index; spectroscopy; CRDS; trapping

http://www.bris.ac.uk/chemistry/people/andrew-j-orr-ewing

Prof Dudley Shallcross

School of Chemistry

Metals; modelling; SOA; Criegee intermediates; climate change

http://www.bris.ac.uk/chemistry/people/person/dudley-e-shallcross/overview.html

Dr Michael Cotterell

School of Chemistry

Aerosol optical properties; cavity ring-down spectroscopy; photoacoustic spectroscopy; single particle trapping

https://research-information.bris.ac.uk/en/persons/michael-i-cotterell

Dr Anwar Khan

School of Chemistry

Dispersion models; secondary organic aerosol; gas-particle partioning 

https://research-information.bristol.ac.uk/en/persons/m-a-h-khan(608dfc2d-939e-46f1-b38f-6b163fda649f).html

Prof Jonathan Reid

School of Chemistry

Atmospheric aerosols; drug delivery to the lungs; droplet drying and phase change; airborne disease transmission; formulation science

http://www.bristol.ac.uk/chemistry/research/barc/

Dr Matthew Watson

School of Earth Sciences

Volcanology; remote sensing; UAVs; volcanic ash and gas; climate engineering

http://www.bris.ac.uk/earthsciences/people/matthew-m-watson/index.html

 

Dr Jethro Akroyd

Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology

Detailed particle model; Kinetic Monte Carlo; population balance modelling; carbon; titanium dioxide

https://www.ceb.cam.ac.uk/directory/jethro-akroyd

 

Dr Chiara Giorio

Department of Chemistry

Atmospheric chemistry; aerosol; analytical environmental chemistry; mass spectrometry; chemometrics

https://www.ch.cam.ac.uk/person/cg525

Dr Adam Boies

Department of Engineering

Carbon, aerosol instrumentation, COVID, carbon nanotube, soot

https://cambridgenanoaerosol.com

 

Prof Simone Hochgreb

Department of Engineering

Nanoparticle measurement; soot measurement; instrument development; aerosol flow; sprays

http://www.eng.cam.ac.uk/profiles/sh372

Dr Megan Davies Wykes

Department of Engineering

Laboratory experiments; fluid dynamics; pollution dispersion

http://www.eng.cam.ac.uk/profiles/msd38

Prof Markus Kraft

Department of Engineering

Particle synthesis using aerosol flow reactors (e.g. carbon nanotubes, carbon black) 

https://www.ceb.cam.ac.uk/directory/markus-kraft

Prof Robert Chilcott

Department of Life and Medical Sciences

Aerosol exposure; particle size analysis; SEM-XDS

https://www.herts.ac.uk/research/centres/tddt/toxicology

Dr Victoria Hutter

Department of Life and Medical Sciences

Drug delivery to the lungs; in vitro modelling of inhaled therapeutics

https://researchprofiles.herts.ac.uk/portal/en/persons/victoria-hutter(f18c0064-3cfe-4ed5-910a-50d3ee355f6b).html

Dr Daniel McCluskey

School of Physics, Engineering & Computer Science

Biodetection; collection systems; pathogen; sample processing; mechatronic systems

http://researchprofiles.herts.ac.uk/portal/en/persons/daniel-mccluskey(ca9c9d65-bbf2-47a0-b04b-8f064fa97158).html

Dr Chris Stopford

Department of Physics, Astronomy, and Mathematics

Real time particulate aerosol detection 

https://go.herts.ac.uk/pid

Dr Loic Coudron

School of Engineering and Computer Science

Digital microfluidics; aerosol collection; detection; biosurveillance; electrowetting; electrostatic precipitation

https://researchprofiles.herts.ac.uk/portal/en/persons/loic-coudron(ef064932-55ad-4076-a1ec-12856cb50664).html

 

Dr Ian Johnston

School of Physics, Engineering and Computer Science

Collection, microfluidics, identification, sample-prep, protection

http://researchprofiles.herts.ac.uk/portal/en/persons/ian-johnston(2c7a990b-ba30-4ed0-a1e3-caca4d148ec2).html

Prof Darragh Murnane

Department of Topical Drug Delivery and Toxicology (Life and Medical Sciences)

Drug delivery; inhalation; formulation sciences; particle engineering; pharmaceutical aerosols

http://researchprofiles.herts.ac.uk/portal/en/persons/darragh-murnane(f18107be-33dc-4619-86a5-f5eed0c7afa8).html

Dr Laura Urbano

Department of Clinical and Pharmaceutical Science

High content imaging; in vitro model; formulation; micro & nanoparticles; microfluidics

http://researchprofiles.herts.ac.uk/portal/en/persons/laura-urbano(7ec16bde-d2e6-45bd-bf41-17f592b248de).html

Dr Richard Greenaway

School of Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics

Particulates; light scattering; respirable; software design; data analysis; instrumentation

http://researchprofiles.herts.ac.uk/portal/en/persons/richard-greenaway(e13c451b-3b47-4803-bee3-55319e2a1f40).html

Dr Joanne Larner

Department of Life and Medical Sciences

Chemical analysis of aerosol composition; bio exposure 

http://researchprofiles.herts.ac.uk/portal/en/persons/joanne-larner(f8a592f5-495c-4584-88d7-c147bb3f1c4c).html

Dr Benjamin Richard

School of Life and Medical Sciences

Airborne fungal spore dispersal; climate change; disease forecasting; plant pathology; modelling

https://researchprofiles.herts.ac.uk/portal/en/persons/benjamin-richard(ed545b4d-85c5-413d-83cc-73e2c7c75d91).html

 

Prof Wendy Barclay

Department of Infectious Disease

Droplet, aerosol, coronavirus, influenza, transmission

https://www.imperial.ac.uk/barclay-lab

Dr David Green

School of Public Health

Aerosol measurement; source apportionment; health impacts; chemical composition; particle size distribution

https://www.imperial.ac.uk/people/d.green

 

Prof Peter Lindstedt

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Combustion and soot 

https://www.imperial.ac.uk/people/p.lindstedt

Prof Alexandra Porter

Department of Materials Engineering

Toxicology of particles; enhanced electron microscopic imaging 

https://www.imperial.ac.uk/people/a.porter

Dr Omar Usmani

National Heart and Lung Institute

Inhalation therapeutics, drug delivery to the lungs 

https://www.imperial.ac.uk/people/o.usmani

Prof Denis Doorly

Department of Aeronautics

Fluid mechanics

https://www.imperial.ac.uk/people/d.doorly

Prof Yannis Hardalupas

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Atomisation; sprays; laser diagnostics; turbulent dispersion; particulate emissions

https://www.imperial.ac.uk/people/y.hardalupas

Dr Marc Masen

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Tribology, particles, wear, contact mechanics

https://www.imperial.ac.uk/people/m.masen

Dr Marc Stettler

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Aerosol sources; combustion aerosols; air pollution; aerosol measurement; morphology

https://www.imperial.ac.uk/people/m.stettler

Prof Matthew Fisher

School of Public Health

Bioaerosols, Fungi, infection, health, disease

https://www.imperial.ac.uk/people/matthew.fisher

Dr Jerry Heng

Department of Chemical Engineering

Surface properties; nucleation; crystallisation; wettability

https://www.imperial.ac.uk/people/jerry.heng

Dr Asha Patel

National Heart & Lung Institute

Inhaled delivery of advanced therapeutics such as mRNA 

https://www.imperial.ac.uk/people/asha.patel

Prof Terry Tetley

National Heart and Lung Institute

Inhalation toxicology; particulate air pollution; nanodrug development; respiratory disease

https://www.imperial.ac.uk/people/t.tetley

Prof Andrew Bayly

School of Chemical and Process Engineering

Droplet and aerosol dynamics; droplet and particle drying; particle structure formation; formulation science; spray drying

https://engineering.leeds.ac.uk/staff/640/Professor_Andrew_Bayly

Prof Ben Murray

School of Earth and Environment

Laboratory studies of atmospheric aerosols including ice 

https://environment.leeds.ac.uk/see/staff/1444/professor-benjamin-murray

Prof Dwayne Heard

School of Chemistry

Air-aerosol interface; heterogeneous atmospheric chemistry; chemical kinetics; photochemical oxidation; atmospheric modelling

https://fage.leeds.ac.uk

Prof Catherine Noakes

School of Civil Engineering

Indoor air quality and airborne infection, ventilation and building performance 

https://engineering.leeds.ac.uk/staff/169/Professor_Catherine_Noakes

 

Prof Nik Kapur

School of Mechanical Engineering

Droplets, sprays and coatings, fluid flow and heat transfer 

https://engineering.leeds.ac.uk/staff/168/nik_kapur

Prof John Plane

School of Chemistry

Planetary atmospheric chemistry; cosmic dust; mesospheric clouds; stellar outflows

https://john-plane.leeds.ac.uk/

 

Prof Hugh Coe

School of Earth and Environmental Sciences

Particle detection; physical and chemical characterization; gas/ particle conversion; instrumentation; sampling and data analysis methods 

https://www.research.manchester.ac.uk/portal/hugh.coe.html

Dr Amanda Lea-Langton

School of Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering

Smoke formation; organic carbon emissions; environmental aerosol 

https://www.research.manchester.ac.uk/portal/amanda.lea-langton.html

Dr Holly Shiels

Cardiovascular Sciences, School of Medical Sciences

Heart, physiology, metabolism, environment, pollution

http://shiels.lab.manchester.ac.uk/research/pahsandairwaterpollution/

 

Dr Paul Connolly

School of Earth and Environmental Sciences

Clouds, aerosols, mixed-phase, nucleation, meteorology

https://www.research.manchester.ac.uk/portal/paul.connolly.html

 

Prof Gordon McFiggans

School of Earth and Environmental Sciences

Atmospheric composition; clouds & aerosols; computer modelling; marine atmospheric chemistry 

https://www.research.manchester.ac.uk/portal/g.mcfiggans.html

 

Dr David Topping

School of Earth and Environmental Sciences

Computational models; machine learning; data 

https://www.research.manchester.ac.uk/portal/david.topping.html

Prof Sheena Cruikshank

School of Biological Sciences

Immunology; epithelial cells; microbiome; pathogen; innate cells

https://www.research.manchester.ac.uk/portal/sheena.cruickshank.html

Dr Benedict Rogers

School of Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering

Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics (SPH); numerical methods

https://www.research.manchester.ac.uk/portal/benedict.rogers.html

Dr Paul Williams

Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences

Aircraft emissions; small sensors; experimentalist

https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Paul_Williams11

How can I join the academic team?

If you are an academic at one of our seven partner institutions engaged in research related to aerosol science and wish to apply to be part of the supervisory team, please contact us at aerosol-science@bristol.ac.uk

 

EPSRC CDT in Aerosol Science

University of Bristol
School of Chemistry
Cantock’s Close
Bristol, BS8 1TS
aerosol-science@bristol.ac.uk