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Applied Physical Chemist (26310)

to £45,000 DoE + Top Benefits

Developing surface chemistry applications for microdroplet technologies

New hires are sought by this expanding scientific tech company. They are recruiting an applied Physical Chemist to join their core technical team. Projects would include: scientific development of droplet manipulation technology; system performance through optimisation of reagent composition and surface coatings; commercialisation of chemical components. This work would be in close collaboration with in-house scientists and external research partners.


  • 1st or 2.1 in physical chemistry, biophysics or similar, followed by a relevant PhD.
  • Demonstrable experience with micro droplets or microfluidics.
  • Understanding of breadboard instrumentation and ideally working within regulated environments.

Projects will be challenging and suit those who enjoy technical / scientific problem solving. Excellent communications skills are expected including presentations and report writing.

On offer is an excellent remunerations package including a wide range of benefits. Labs are fully kitted out and operated under COVID-19 safety policies.

Keywords: Surface Chemistry, Organic, Optofluidics, Membranes, Microfluidics, Microdroplets, Cambridge

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