Elaine joined the group as a PhD student in September 2016 after receiving a B.A (First Class Hons) in Chemistry and a Gold Medal from TCD. She has recently submitted her MSc in TCD and will move to join the Cambridge group in January 2017, where she has been award a Winton scholarship to continue her PhD studies. In her free time Elaine likes to go hiking, climbing and/or pet cats and dogs.
Elaine’s research involves the design and characterisation of photoresponsive templates to create novel metal oxide structures, with potential applications in environmental remediation and heavy metal sequestration.
Publications and Awards
IRC postgraduate research scholarship
Winton postgraduate research scholarship