Doctor Nuno Bimbo

Dr Nuno Bimbo

Associate Professor

Research interests

  • Adsorption and porous materials
  • Gas Storage and Separations
  • Hydrogen technologies

More research

Accepting applications from PhD students.


Nuno Bimbo is an Associate Professor in Chemical Engineering at the University of Southampton. He is the undergraduate Admissions Tutor for the Chemical Engineering programmes and a member of FIMS (Functional Inorganic, Materials and Supramolecular Chemistry) research group. He has an integrated Masters degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Coimbra, Portugal (2009) and a PhD in Chemical Engineering from the University of Bath, UK (2013). From 2013 to 2015 he was a postdoctoral research associate/officer in EPSRC-funded research projects on hydrogen storage and safety. In 2015 he was appointed to a Lectureship at Lancaster University and in 2020 he moved to Southampton, where he was promoted to Associate Professor in 2022. Nuno is a Chartered Chemical Engineer with the IChemE, a full member of the Portuguese Ordem dos Engenheiros and a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.