Molecular and Nanoscale Physics

Evans Group

Research Interests

Lipid Membranes

 - Solid Supported Lipid Membranes

 - Actin Scaffolds

 - Peptidoglycan Formation

 - Antibiotic Action at Membranes

 - GUVs - as Minimal Compartment Systems

 - Fast Scan AFM of Membranes

 - Single Molecule Spectroscopy in Membranes


Micro and Nanobubbles

 - Microbubbles for Therapeutic Delivery

 - Therapeutic Delivery of Hydrophilic Drugs

 - Therapeutic Delivery of Hydrophobic Drugs

 - Microbubble Formation

 - Microfluidics

 - Targeting (antibodies/adhirons)

Self-assembled Monolayers

 - Spin Crossover on the Nanoscale (self-assemble monolayers of spin cross-over materials)

 - Photoclevable SAMS

 - SAMS characterisation using XPS, SPR, QCMD elippsometry


Nanowires and Nanoparticles

 - Conductivity in Nanowires - using 4-probe STM

 - Metallic Nanoparticles

 - Nanotubes

 - MSOT studies for Biomedical Imaging

               Contact Details


                  +44 (0) 113 343 3852

                  Room 8.34 EC Stoner Building
                  School of Physics and Astronomy
                  University of Leeds
                  LS2 9JT
                  United Kingdom



We would like to thank the following for funding for our current research: