2019 WISE Emerging Technology Award Winner and Finalists
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Research Associate, The University of Kent
Emma studied biochemistry at Brunel University in West London during which she obtained her first publication. After obtaining her degree she joined Imperial College London as a research technician, working initially in plant research (with the late Dr Gary Warren) as a molecular biologist...
Lecturer, Ulster University
Beginning as a theoretical physicist, Pilar has become an inspirational researcher using basic science and engineering to develop practical solutions to support the poor; especially women and girls in developing countries...
Professor of Materials Science, The University of Cambridge
Rachel is Professor of Materials Science at the University of Cambridge. She works on the materials which are used in energy-efficient LED light bulbs. An “LED” is a light-emitting diode – a tiny semiconductor chip which converts electrical power directly into light...