Prof. Sonia Contera, Clarendon Laboratory, Dept. of Physics, University of Oxford, UK.

We collaborate with Prof. Sonia Contera on the fabrication and characterisation of lipid-coated, soluble, biocompatible graphitic microparticles.

Prof. Mark Marsh, UCL MRC Laboratory for Molecular Cell Biology (LMCB), London, UK.

We collaborate with Prof. Mark Marsh on the investigation of molecular interactions relevant to virus entry into living cells, with a focus on the Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 (HIV-1).


Dr. Pavel Tolar, Francis Crick Institute, London, UK.

We collaborate with Dr. Pavel Tolar on investigating the forces relevant to antigen extraction by B cells using magnetic tweezers.


Dr. Phil Jones, Dept. of Physics and Astronomy, UCL, London, UK.

We collaborate with Dr. Phil Jones on methods for optical manipulation and trapping of microparticles in solution, and on new microscopy development.