Our Team

We are scientists, engineers, artists and makers interested in creating the materials of the future. Please join in!

Lorna Dougan
Professor of Physics
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Lorna is Director of Research and Innovation in the School of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Leeds. She is an Engineering and Physics Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) Fellow and an EPSRC Public Engagement Champion. Lorna's research is in understanding the physics of life. She is passionate about science communication and active in arts-science collaborative opportunities.

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Dr Andrew Lee
Centre Manager, Bragg Centre for Materials Research
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Andy manages the Bragg Centre for Materials Research and has a research background in DNA nanotechnology. He loves communicating scientific concepts in creative and abstract ways, combining art with science to educate and inspire.

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Erin McNeill
Physics Outreach Officer

Erin is the Physics Outreach Officer in the School of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Leeds.  She works with young people and members of the public to showcase the exciting research that takes place here at the University of Leeds.  She has a degree in Materials Engineering and loves to use her creative engineering skills in pattern drafting for sewing projects.  

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