Recent projects

  • Mineral deposit analysis

    A study of the alteration of niobium minerals from an ore deposit in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Africa. (European Commission)

  • Space debris analysis

    Imaging and analysis of micro-impact damage in sections of solar panels from the Hubble Telescope.
    (European Space Agency and Particle Physics and Astronomy Research Council)

  • Microscopic studies of parasites

    Investigations into the effects of water salinity on the spread of schistosomiasis in the Senegal River Basin, and the role of different species of freshwater snail in the transmission of human schistosomiasis.
    (European Commission)

  • Image database

    Compilation and publication of a database of FTIR spectra from collection-based minerals.
    (Chapman & Hall)

  • Chemical and structural analysis

    Investigations into cation exchange properties of clays and hydrous minerals.
    (Shanks and McEwan Ltd)

  • DNA analysis

    DNA sequences of the ribosomal intergenic spacer for three species of schistosoma.
    (Medical Research Council)

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