Tag Archives: ESI

PhD Opportunity

The South West Biosciences Doctoral Training Partnership is currently advertising PhD projects. This is a slightly complicated process, but basically comes down to prospective students picking a project offered by scientists working at participating universities and institutions and applying to … Continue reading

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Living with Environmental Change IV

Our module ‘Living with Environmental Change’ ended a few weeks back and it is high time for a (brief) wrap up after the previous posts highlighting the guest lectures on the course (here, here and here). As the module was … Continue reading

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bug sitting

I recently took care of some of ESI colleague Chris Bryans’ bugs while he was abroad attending a conference. His cultures were unlike any other I had seen: two reactors kept bubbling at 80C and a pH of 1.5. My … Continue reading

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Moving into the ESI building

We have left our office in the TIC building and have moved into the new ESI building this week. Will and I share an office with ECEHH colleague Alison Curnow: It is a very nice office indeed. One of the … Continue reading

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Just an illustration of where we work at the moment: we have an office in the ECEHH head quarters in the Knowledge Spa in Truro¬† (top left card). At Tremough Campus we are temporarily renting lab space in the Daphne … Continue reading

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