6 episodes

From chemicals to cooking and organisms to orchestras- discover the people behind the science that goes on in Oxford Chemistry. Listen to how they first fell in love with the discipline and how they spend their free time when they're not in the lab.

Chemistry for the Future: Meet the Scientists Oxford University

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From chemicals to cooking and organisms to orchestras- discover the people behind the science that goes on in Oxford Chemistry. Listen to how they first fell in love with the discipline and how they spend their free time when they're not in the lab.

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    Meet the Scientists - DNA Synthesis

    Meet the Scientists - DNA Synthesis

    Angelina Measures, DPhil student in the Conway Group, Oxford, synthesises small molecules to study how our DNA is stored and used. Angelina discusses the unique practical skills gained from a chemistry degree, and shares what she loves about research.

    • 2 min
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    Meet the Scientists - Collaborations with the Oxford Botanic Garden

    Meet the Scientists - Collaborations with the Oxford Botanic Garden

    Alison Foster, Senior Curator of the Oxford Botanic Garden, discusses her daily work and the transition she has made from working in a lab to working in the garden.

    • 2 min
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    Meet the Scientists - Solar Fuels and Artificial Photosynthesis

    Meet the Scientists - Solar Fuels and Artificial Photosynthesis

    Andreas Bachmeier, a DPhil student in the Armstrong Group, Oxford University, gives a glimpse into his research and his life outside of work, including a love for rowing and German beer.

    • 3 min
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    Meet the Scientists - Transparent Conductors

    Meet the Scientists - Transparent Conductors

    Alex T. Vai, DPhil student in the Donohoe Group, University of Oxford, describes his exciting research into touch-screen technology and also tells of his outside work ventures in orienteering and orchestra.

    • 3 min
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    Meet the Scientists - Solar Fuels, Bacteria and Hydrogen

    Meet the Scientists - Solar Fuels, Bacteria and Hydrogen

    Dr Rhiannon Evans from the Armstrong Group, University of Oxford, gives a short account of her research studies into solar fuels, as well as giving an insight to her life outside of research.

    • 2 min
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    Meet the Scientists - Solar Fuels and Enzymes

    Meet the Scientists - Solar Fuels and Enzymes

    Susannah Hexter, DPhil Student in the Armstrong Group, University of Oxford, describes her love for Chemistry and discusses her hobbies outside of work.

    • 2 min

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