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Diagram represents a network of applications by Institute for Life Sciences Members for collaborative projects.
Institute for Life Sciences

Our people

Our strength lies in our interdisciplinary collaborative network which is made up of over 380 academic members from across all the University’s faculties.

Professor Adam Prugel-Bennett

Prof of Electronics & Computer Science
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Dr Adriana Wilde PhD

Lecturer

Accepting applications from PhD students

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Dr Afaf El-Sagheer

Lecturer in Chemistry

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Professor Age Chapman

Professor of Computer Science
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Dr Al Edwards

Associate Professor

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Dr Alain Zemkoho

Associate Professor

Research interests

  • Bilevel and hierarchical optimization
  • First and second order numerical methods for continuous optimization
  • Nonsmooth and nonconvex optimization

Accepting applications from PhD students

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Professor Alan Marchant

Professorial Fellow-Education

Research interests

  • My previous research interests centred on the role of auxin transport in plant development and the synthesis and function of the plant cell wall. I use my experience in these research areas to inform the teaching that I deliver.
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Dr Alessio Bellato Ph.D., MSc, BSc, FHEA, PGCHE

Lecturer

Research interests

  • Autonomic and emotional dysregulation in psychiatric and neurodevelopmental conditions.
  • Autonomic dysregulation and self-harm.
  • Effects of interventions aimed at improving autonomic regulation (e.g., yoga, slow-breathing, mindfulness) on psychological wellbeing and mental health.

Accepting applications from PhD students

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Professor Alex Dickinson

Professor

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Dr Ali Mosayyebi

Senior Research Fellow
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