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Professor Ian Hamley

Professor Ian Hamley, Diamond Professor of Physical Chemistry
  • Diamond Professor of Physical Chemistry



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Areas of interest

Professor Hamley's research interests are focused on soft materials including polymers, colloids and biomaterials. Activities range from peptide and block copolymer synthesis through to physico-chemical characterisation of self-assembly mechanisms and structures in these and related systems and fabrication of nanostructured materials.

His group perform X-ray scattering and circular dichroism experiments at Diamond and neutron scattering experiments at ISIS, along with other major facilities internationally.

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Research centres and groups

Professor Hamley is part of the Soft Matter research group.

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Awards and honours

Professor Hamley is a Royal Society-Wolfson Research Merit award holder.

Selected publications

View Professor Hamley's list of selected publications.