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Mr Simon Watson BSc AMRSC

Postgraduate research student

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Simon is a Postgraduate research student within Engineering and Physical Sciences at the University of Southampton.

He graduated with a degree in Chemistry from the University of Teesside. He also completed a placement at the Centre for Process Innovation with focus on printable electronics. Simon joined Southampton University as a postgraduate researcher in 2014.

Research interests

● Surface Initiated Polymerisations

● Atom Transfer Radical Polymerisation

● Tribology of Silicon Nitride.


PhD research

PhD title: Develop green lubrication solutions for automotive engines

Supervisors: Dr Ling Wang, Dr Mengyan Nie, Dr Keith Stokes

Funding: DSTL, EPSRC, University of Southampton



Research group

national Centre for Advanced Tribology at Southampton (nCATS)

Mr Simon Watson
Engineering, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton. SO17 1BJ United Kingdom

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