Dr Patrick Melia

About

I do research in Environmental Chemistry, Water Science and Materials Chemistry. Currently, I am working on projects that aim to develop novel multifunctional materials for the removal of heavy metals and organic contaminants, that also have anti-microbial properties. My PhD (completed in 2019) involved developing carbon-based adsorbents for the recovery of phosphate for reuse as fertiliser. 

Academic responsibilities

Research Associate

Qualifications

  • PhD Chemistry
  • BSc Geography

Social media

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