Ibbi completed his undergraduate degree with first class honours in Natural Sciences at the University of Bath prior to joining the CDT. His third year project involved the synthesis and characterisation of Zirconium based multi modal imaging probes that can be used for both diagnosis and therapy of prostate cancer. In his spare time he runs for the Bath athletics squad and paints pictures.
- Precursor and Process Development into Thin Film Metal Chalcogenide Materials with Dr Andrew Johnson, Professor Michael Hill & Professor Simon Bending; International Partner: Catalonia Institute for Energy Research (IREC) – PhD project
- Thermoelectric materials (from heat to electricity) with Dr Andrew Johnson, Professor Kieran Molloy, Dr Chris Chuck & Professor Michael Hill — 2nd MRes project
- Development of nanoporous materials for aerospace with Professor Tim Mays & Dr Andrew Burrows — 1st MRes project