DR Quinn Besford

DR Quinn Besford

Positions

  • Glycogen nanoparticles for biomedical applications
  • Hydrophobic and Hofmeister effects
  • Lifshitz theory and dispersion forces
  • Molecular dynamics
  • Physical, theoretical, colloidal, and organic chemistry
  • Polymer theory
  • Soft condensed matter
  • Statistical mechanics of liquids

Overview

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  • My background is in physical and theoretical chemistry, where my research focuses on the structure and dispersion forces within soft condensed matter, mechanisms of hydrophobic and Hofmeister effects, the development of new drug delivery vehicles from natural polysaccharides, and using synchrotron radiation to analyse complex macromolecules.   

Affiliation

Member of

  • Royal Australian Chemical Institute. MRACI CCHEM 2015 -

Publications

Selected publications

Awards

Education and training

  • PhD, University of Melbourne 2016
  • B.Sc.(Hons), University of Melbourne 2011

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Supervision

Available for supervision

  • Y