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Spring Conferrings 2017

24 Feb

Chemistry PhD & MSc Graduates

This morning saw a huge number of Chemistry students graduate at the Spring Conferrings 2017 with PhD, Taught MSc and Research MSc degrees. Well done to all our students involved and best wishes to all of them in their future careers.

PhD Chemistry - Spring 2017

Name Supervisor PhD Thesis Title
Dr. Alyah Buzid
Prof. Jeremy Glennon Rapid Molecular Signature Analysis of Pseudomonas Aeruginosa by Direct Nanomolar Detection of Quorum Sensing and Biomaker Molecules at a Boron-Doped Diamond Electrode.
Dr. Vera Foley
Dr. Gerard McGlacken The Synthesis of 1,3-Amino Alcohols Via the Aldol-Tischenko Reaction.
Dr. Claire O'Brien
Dr. Stuart Collins Greener Methodology for The Synthesis of Alpha-Diazocarbonyl Compounds and a Novel Approach to Dioxinone Derivatives.
Dr. Eoin Wilson
Dr. Dean Venables Near-Ultraviolet and Visible Optical Properties of Secondary Organic Aerosols and Gas Phase Species.

MSc (Research) Chemistry - Spring 2017

Name Supervisor MSc Thesis Title
Shane Daly          
Prof. John Sodeau      Investigation of marine boundary fog formation by use of the WIBS (Wideband Integrated Bioaerosol Sensor) Located at Haulbowline Island, Co. Cork.
Patrick Feeney
Prof. John Sodeau On-line bioaerosol sensing at a green waste management site in Ireland.
Michael Quirke
Prof. John Sodeau Spectral investigation of fungal spores on compost sites using a multi-parameter bioaerosol sensor (MBS).

Class of 2017 - MSc (Analytical Chemistry)

Bshayer Alenzy, Alanood Alkhraije, Ciaran Buckley, Roisin Cunningham, Martin Gaughan, Przemyslaw Jacyno, Rebecca Kealy, Rob Lehane, Sian Miller, Adrian Noonan, Vincent O'Brien, Cillian O'Hara, Agnieszka Skawinska.

Class of 2017 - MSc (Analysis of Pharmaceutical Compounds)

Ryan Alam, Richard Curley, Patrick Curtis, Prosper Elango, Mukesh Paranthaman, Oliver Pemble, Gearoid Power, Anulika Ugwah, Niamh Ward.

Class of 2017 - MSc (Environmental Analytical Chemistry)

Sameerah Almalki, Maire Bradley.

School of Chemistry


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