Presentation Prize for Spain Group PhD Student

Laura Shallcross PrizeLaura Shallcross has won the Nature Chemistry Prize for Best Short Presentation at the 5th Annual Postgraduate Symposium on Nanotechnology (https://nanosymposium2015.wordpress.com) with her talk "Investigating the Interactions Between Nanoscale Calcium Phosphates and Polymer Additives".

Laura is a PhD student working with Dr Seb Spain (Chemistry) and Prof. Paul Hatton (Dentistry) on the development of new materials for the regeneration of bone and teeth. Her project is part of the EPSRC Doctoral Training Centre in Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine (http://www.dtcterm.leeds.ac.uk/).