Professor Rik Drummond-Brydson

University of Leeds


School of Chemical and Process Engineering, University of Leeds

Rik coordinates the Materials Characterisation Research group at Leeds including the interdisciplinary Electron Microscopy (LEMAS) Centre, an EPSRC funded external user access (LENNF) facility, and the UK National Electron Microscopy facility ( His research interests focus on applying high spatial resolution characterisation methods (such as microscopies and surface analysis)  to the structural and chemical analysis of engineering materials for functional, environmental and medical applications, with particular interest in nanomaterials (nanoparticles and nanowires/tubes) and  lately soft materials.