Science writer intern, Royal Society of Chemistry
8 week summer internship. 16 published stories, two re-published by Scientific American.
2016 – 2020
King’s College London: PhD in experimental physics
Supervised by Professor Klaus Suhling. Second supervisor: Professor Maddy Parsons.
I used time- and polarisation-resolved spectroscopy and imaging methods to study viscosity in organelles using specialised fluorescent molecules.
You can find my academic papers on my Google Scholar profile.
2012 – 2016
University of Glasgow: First Class BSc (Hons) in Chemistry
4th year research project: single molecule fluorescence microscopy,
supervised by Dr Steven Magennis.
- Lorimer Bursary Prize 2016 – best Chemistry Honours degree
- Organic Chemistry Prize 2015 – highest mark of the year
- Certificate of Academic Excellence 2012