Martyn McLachlan

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Dr Martyn McLachlan

Telephone Number: 
+44(0) 207 594 9692
Telephone Extension: 
6 760
Fax Number: 
+44(0) 207 594 6757
Office/Location: 
Materials
Research Interests: 
Synthesis and characterisation of three-dimensionally ordered macroporous thin films.
Formation of organic:organic and organic:inorganic nanostructured thin films for photovoltaic applications.
Biography
Biography: 
  • 2007-present: Royal Academy of Engineering-EPSRC Research Fellow, Department of Materials, Imperial College London
  • 2006-2007: Research Lecturer, Department of Materials, Imperial College London
  • 2004-2006: Research Associate, Department of Materials, Imperial College London
  • 2001-2004: PhD, Department of Chemistry, University of Glasgow ‘Synthesis and Characterisation of Thin Film Photonic Crystals’ awarded July 05
  • 1996-2001: BSc Chemistry (1st Class Hons.), University of Paisley
Awards and honours: 
  • 2007: Royal Academy of Engineering/EPSRC postdoctoral fellowship
  • “Three-Dimensional nanosphere templating: A novel method for the preparation of nanostructured photovoltaics”
  • 2001: Ivor S Allen Medal
  • Best student in Chemistry
  • 2001: University Court Medal
  • Outstanding academic achievement, highest aggregate mark in all final year BSc (Hons.) degree awards
  • 1999: University Court Medal
  • Outstanding academic achievement, highest aggregate mark in all BSc degree awards.
Memberships : 
  • Member of the Royal Society of Chemistry (MRSC)
  • Associate member of the Institute of Physics (AMInstP)
  • Member of the Materials Research Society