Dr Nicky Savjani

Research Associate

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Nicky joined my group in Feb. 2018 as a Materials Development Engineer (KTP Associate), in partnership with ESR Technology. He is developing 2D-material lubricants. He was awarded his MChem (2007) in Chemistry from the University of Leicester and PhD (2012) in Chemistry from the University of East Anglia. He has also worked as a PDRA (2013-2016) at the University of Manchester and as a scientist (2016-2018) at Nanoco Technologies.

Areas of expertise

  • QD Chemistry - Organometallic, Coordination, Nanochemistry, Nanomaterials, Tribology, Thin Films, Semiconductors, Nanoparticles, Graphene, Synthesis

Education / academic qualifications

  • 2013 - Doctor of Philosophy, The chemistry of gold with unsaturated organics: coordination, activation and catalysis, University of East Anglia (2009 - 2013)
  • 2007 - Master of Chemistry, Chemistry, University of Leicester (2003 - 2007)

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