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Dr Stuart Clarke

Dr Stuart Clarke

Reader - Department of Chemistry and BP Institute

Fellow - Jesus College, Cambridge

BP Technology Fellow (2010- present)

Office Phone: 01223 765700


monolayers, halogen bonds, minerals, surface science, lubrication, enhanced oil recovery, implants, wetting, ; Nano-assembly

Key Publications


Stuart M. Clarke, Tomislav Friščić, William Jones, Anasuya Mandal, Chenguang Sun and Julia E. Parker.’ Observation of a two-dimensional halogen-bonded cocrystal at sub-monolayer coverage using synchrotron X-ray diffraction’. (2011). Chem. Comm. 47 (9), 2526 – 2528, DOI: 10.1039/C0CC04400H

Kunal S. Mali, Tej Bhinde, Thomas Arnold, Bernard Van Averbeke^, Roberto Lazzaroni^, Stuart Clarke and Steven De FeyterTo Mix or Not To Mix: 2D Crystallization and Mixing Behavior of Saturated and Unsaturated Aliphatic Primary Amides’ ACS NANO 5(11):9122-9137 (2011): DOI: 10.1021/nn203358x

The crystalline structure of the phenazine monolayer physisorbed on a graphite surface Adam Y. Brewer, Chris Truscott, and Stuart M. Clarke, Marco Saachi, and Steve Jenkins, Julia E. Parker. Molphys (2013) 111, 3823-2830,. DOI: 10.1080/00268976.2013.793844

Adam Y. Brewer, Chris Truscott, and Stuart M. Clarke*, Marco Sacchi, and Steve Jenkins, Julia E. Parker,  ‘Combined diffraction and DFT calculations of halogen bonded co-crystal monolayers’, Langmuir (2013) 29, 14903-14911.

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NanoDTC Students included in Forbes 30 under 30

Jan 30, 2018

Jean de la Verpilliere and Alex Groombridge have been listed in the Forbes 30 under 30 in Europe.

Call for Midi+PhD Project Proposals

Dec 01, 2017

We are now accepting Midi+PhD Project Proposals from Cambridge Academics for our 2017 cohort/ Deadline: 26th Feb 2018

ERC PoC award for further technology development by Translational Prize Winners

Nov 23, 2017

Team receives £150k ERC Proof-of- Concept award for further development of their functional magnetic materials for biomedical applications

NanoDTC-Impulse-Maxwell Innovation Seminar Series - Prof. Ijeoma Uchegbu, Nanomerics

Oct 10, 2017

The first event in the joint NanoDTC-Impulse-Maxwell Innovation Seminar Series kicks off with a series of brilliant speakers who are at different stages in their Innovation  and Entrepreneurship journey.