Alexandra Porter

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Dr Alexandra Porter

Telephone Number: 
+44 (0)20 7594 9691
Telephone Extension: 
9 691
Fax Number: 
+44 (0)20 7594 6757
Office/Location: 
Materials
Research Interests: 
Toxicity of Nanoparticles to Human Cells
Biomaterials-Tissue Interactions
Aging and Disease of Tissues (protein misfolding diseases and osteoporsis)
Nanoparticle-Cell Interactions
Biography
Biography: 
  • The Nanoscience Centre, Department of Engineering Oppenheimer Research Fellow.  April 2005-October 2007
  • Junior Research Fellow, Newhall College, Cambridge.  October 2005-2007
  • National Centre for Electron Microscopy, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.  Postdoctoral Research Fellow, April 2004 – 2005.
  • Cambridge University. October 2000-2003.  PhD Materials Science and Engineering.
  • Imperial College London. – September 2000.  MSc Biomedical Engineering.
  • Oxford University. October 1995 – 1999.  MEng Metallurgy and the Science of Materials
Teaching
Teaching: 

Teaching: Biomaterials, Transmission electron microscopy graduate lecture course