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Invited Speakers

Giuseppe Battaglia

Prof Gisueppe (Beppe) Battaglia


Department of Chemistry, Department of Chemical Enigineering,

University College London, WC1H 0AJ, London, United Kingdom

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Giuseppe Battaglia is Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry and Fellow of the Royal Society of Biology, ERC Considalator grantee, EPSRC Established Career Fellow. Giuseppe is the Director of the EPSRC/Jeol Centre for Liquid-phase electron microscopy at UCL. the Chair in Molecular Bionics in the Department of Chemistry and Honorary Professor of Chemical Engineering at the Department of Chemical Engineering at the University College London (UCL). Prior to joining UCL, Giuseppe held positions as Lecturer -2006, Senior Lecturer -2009 and Professor -2011 in the De- partments of Materials Sci. Eng. (2006-2009) and Biomedical Science (2009-2013) at the University of Sheffield. Giuseppe has published over 100 research articles, reviews and book chapters and he is named inventor in 9 patents. He was awarded the 2009 HFSP Young Investigator Award jointly with Prof A. Engler from UCSD, the 2011 APS/IoP Polymer Physics Exchange Award Lecture, the 2011 GSK Emerging Scientist Award, the 2012 Award for special contribution to Polymer Therapeutics, the 2014 RSC Thomas Graham Award Lecture, 2015 SCI/RSC McBain Medal for Colloid Science and the 2017 Anhui Province 100 Foreign Talent Award.


Representative Publications

Joseph et al. Science Adv. 2017,  3, 8, e1700362; Robertson et al. J. Immunol. 2017, 198, 3596; Messager et al. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed, 2016, 37, 11272-11275; Simón-Gracia et al. Biomaterials 2016, 104, 247–257; Ruiz Perez et al. Science Adv. 2016, e1500948; Tian et al. Sci. Rep. 2015, 5, 11990; Robertson et al. ACS Nano, 2014, 8, 4650–4661; Madsen et al. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 14863–14870; Wang et al. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2012, 51, 11122-11125; LoPresti et al. ACS Nano 2011, 5 (3),1775–1784; Murdoch et al. Nanomedicine 2010, 5, 1025-1036; Gill et al. Nature Chem. 2009, 1, 662 - 667; T. Smart et al. NanoToday 2008, 3, (3-4), 38-4; Lomas et al. Adv. Mater. 2007, 19, 4238–4243; Battaglia et al. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2006, 45, 2052-2056; Battaglia et al. Nature Mater. 2005, 4, 869–876. 

Soochow University Biomedical Polymers Laboratory 
199 Ren-Ai Road, Suzhou Industrial Park, Suzhou 215123, China