The following funded or industry co-funded PhD projects are available for 2021 (click on project title for more information). There will be further projects available, so please check this page regularly.
How to Apply
For guidance on how to apply please refer to the information on the PhD Programmes page.
Application deadline: 8 November 2021
Please note that applications may close early if a suitable candidate is found before the published deadline.
Applications have now closed
Multiscale molecular behaviour in the zeolite catalysed methanol-to-hydrocarbons processDetails Apply
Medicinal products in the environment: novel strategies reducing environmental exposureDetails Apply
Aiding the transition from crude oil feedstocks to biomass: probing the behaviour of relevant hydrocarbon species in acidic zeolite cracking catalystsDetails Apply
A mechanism-guided approach to improving catalytic amine formation based on multi-nuclear operando FlowNMRDetails Apply
Powering the future: understanding mechanistic pathways in electrocatalytic CO2 reductionDetails Apply
Gaining Selectivity Control in Homogeneous Catalytic Ester Formation and Reduction with Multi-Nuclear High Resolution FlowNMR SpectroscopyDetails Apply
Sequence Control via Selective Polymerization Catalysis to Tune the Degradation Properties of Poly(lactic acid), PLADetails Apply
Reactions in Deep Eutectic Solvents: Time-resolved studies of structure control via solvent bondingDetails Apply
Sustainable Development of Non-aqueous Rheology Modifiers for the Personal Care IndustryDetails Apply
Rapid additive and solvent screening for morphology control in continuous crystallisation via machine learningDetails Apply
Hierarchically designed piezoelectric energy harvesting materials for application in flexible systemsDetails Apply
Important: Please make sure to mention in the finance section of your application that you are applying for funding through the CSCT for your specified project.