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May 2018
RGC WINS THE RSC ROBERT BOYLE PRIZE FOR ANALYTICAL SCIENCE
article imageThe Robert Boyle Prize for Analytical Science is awarded for outstanding contributions to analytical science. RGC is awarded for innovative advances in the analytical detection of nano-entities, seminal contributions to the calibration free measurement of pH and the development of sensors for food technology and medicine. The detail of the award and his biography can be found at:

http://www.rsc.org/ScienceAndTechnology/Awards/BoylePrize/2018-Winner.asp

May 2018
KAMONWAD NGAMCHUEA WINS THE RSC RONALD BELCHER AWARD 2018
article imageThe Ronald Belcher Award is given for work on an analytical topic by a current post-graduate student of a British or Irish University. Kamonwad is awarded in recognition of the quality of her research in analytical chemistry and in particular for work on human saliva and quantification of glutathione as a biomarker. The detail of the award and her biography can be found at:

http://www.rsc.org/ScienceAndTechnology/Awards/RonaldBelcherAward/2018-Winner.asp

April 2018
CHUHONG LIN WINS CHINESE GOVERNMENT AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING SELF-FUNDED STUDENTS ABROAD
article imagearticle imageThe award was founded by the Chinese government in 2003 with the purpose of rewarding the academic excellence of self-financed Chinese students studying overseas. An award ceremony was held at the Embassy of the People's Republic of China in London on Thursday April 19th for the 27 UK based winners of this prestigious competition. Chuhong Lin was presented with a certificate (and cheque) by the Ambassador Liu Xiaoming.

March 2018
RGC lectures at CREATE in Singapore
article imageRichard Compton presented on 'Electrochemical nano-Impacts' at the Cambridge Centre for Advanced Research and Education on March 8th

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January 2018
RSC HOT ARTICLES COLLECTION PCCP
The paper "Electrochemistry of single droplets of inverse (water-in-oil) emulsions" has been selected for inclusion in the 2017 Hot Articles Collection of the journal PhysChemChemPhys. The work was carried out by Mr Haozhi Zhang, a Part 2 student in the Group and who is the first author of the paper, PCCP, 2017, 19, 15662-15666 by H Zhang, L Sepunaru, S V Sokolov, E Laborda, C Batchelor-McAuley and R G Compton)

January 2018
RICHARD COMPTON LECTURES AT HONG KONG POLYTECNIC UNIVERSITY
article imagearticle imageRGC presented a lecture entitled "Electrochemical Nano-Impacts; New Insights into Nanoparticles" as part of the Distinguished Lecture Series on Nanotechnology at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, January 8th, 2018