Research overview

We have various research interests however our main interests are in the following:

  • Enzyme prodrug cancer therapy
  • The design of sensors for tuberculosis
  • The design of sensors and recovery systems for precious and heavy metal ions
  • The study of Self Assembled Monolayers
  • The remediation of contaminated water by electrocoagulation
  • The detection of potassium, phosphates and nitrates in drinking water
  • Sensors for detecting explosives
  • The detection of botulinum neurotoxins
  • Computational study of lipids

Further information on the listed topics are discussed in the group member’s page or email for further information.

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Gwenin - Applied Research in Chemistry and Public Health (ARCH)

School of Chemistry, Bangor University, Bangor, Gwynedd, LL57 2UW, UK

Direct Line: 0044 1248 383741   email:

Applied Research in Chemistry and Public Health (ARCH)


News: February 2018

Alice makes the news!!!

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News: January 2018

We have another postdoc post available please see our jobs and opportunities page


News: December 2017

Gwenin - Applied Research in Chemistry and Public Health (ARCH)Dr Robert Hobbs will be attending the UK HealthTech conference delivered by Mediwales that will be held in Cardiff on 5th December. It is hoped that new valuable links and collaborations can be formed at the event for the both the ARCH research group and CALIN. The event promises to provide the latest insights and strategic trends for both the life science and health technology communities.

News: November 2017

Dr Robert Hobbs was invited to present at the Academic Grand Round held at Ysbty Gwynedd on 10th November.

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