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Dr Tiffany Wood

Senior Knowledge Transfer Fellow

Willingness to take PhD students: Yes

Research Interests

Tiffany works with companies to help them adopt innovative technologies developed within the Soft Matter and Biological Physics Research Group. 

She continues to work closely with colleagues in the Edinburgh Complex Fluids Partnership (www.edinburghcomplexfluids.com), a knowledge exchange unit within the Soft Matter and Biological Physics group at the Institute of Condensed Matter and Complex Systems at the University of Edinburgh.  Tiffany co-founded the Edinburgh Complex Fluids Partnership in 2012 and was Director between 2016-2020.  ECFP provides consultancy, contract and collaborative research in formulation science, processing and product characterization and works with companies from a wide range of industries including the pharamaceutical, cosmetic, food and drink and agrochemical sectors.  During the REF period 2014-2020, ECFP worked with around 50 companies.

Tiffany's academic research interests are in the self assembly of colloids through anisotropic solvents such as liquid crystals.  She held a Royal Society Industry Fellowship between 2015-2019 during which she collaborated with The Mentholatum Company Ltd.  

 

Research activities & awards

  1. EPSRC (External organisation)

    Activity: Membership typesMembership of peer review panel or committee

  2. SCI Formulation Forum

    Activity: Consultancy typesContribution to the work of national or international committees and working groups

  3. Science, Industry and Translation Committee

    Activity: Consultancy typesContribution to the work of national or international committees and working groups

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