October 25, 2017 | Simon Jenkins
The Microbubbles research team is led by Professor Steve Evans. Steve graduated in Physics from Queen Mary College, University of London and obtained his PhD at Lancaster. He then undertook postdoctoral work at Imperial College and was a Visiting Scientist at Eastman Kodak, Rochester, USA.
In 1991 he moved to the School of Physics and Astronomy at Leeds and became Professor of Molecular and Nanoscale Physics in 2002. Since 2000 he has held posts as Deputy Director of the multidisciplinary Centre for Self-Organising Molecular Systems and the Nano Manufacturing Institute and has been the Chairman of the School of Physics and Astronomy.
He currently heads the Molecular and Nanoscale Physics group and is Director of Research and Innovation. His main research interests are the development of novel nanomaterials for in vivo imaging, spectroscopy and therapeutic delivery and the use of microbubbles for theranostic applications.