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Prof Peter Weightman BA, PhD, F. Inst. P.

Professor Physics

    Research

    Research Group Membership
    Research Grants

    Impact Acceleration Account - University of Liverpool 2012

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    October 2012 - March 2017

    FLUENCE: Felix Light for the UK: Exploiting Novel Characteristics and Expertise.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    October 2017 - March 2022

    Development of New Mathematical Sciences Capabilities for Healthcare Technologies

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    December 2015 - May 2020

    Increasing Industry Engagement and Open Innovation in Health and Life Sciences - Proximity to Discovery Award

    MEDICAL RESEARCH COUNCIL (MRC)

    March 2016 - August 2017

    Development of an ultra sensitive circular dichroism (CD) instrument

    BIOTECHNOLOGY & BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE RESEARCH COUNCIL (BBSRC)

    January 2018 - February 2018

    Michelle Siggel-King Alice Support

    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FACILITIES COUNCIL (STFC)

    January 2015 - December 2015

    Peter Weightman Secondment to CCLRC

    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FACILITIES COUNCIL (STFC)

    October 2005 - September 2008

    Operation and maintenance of beamlines at CCLRC's synchrotron radiation source at the Daresbury Laboratory.

    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FACILITIES COUNCIL (STFC)

    June 2001 - May 2007

    KEL09/02 - The application of reflection anisotrophy spectroscopy to the development of industrial products

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    May 2011 - September 2012

    Agreement Governing Collaboration in the Operation and maintenance of Beamlines at CCLRC's Synchroton Radiation Source at the Daresbury Laboratory

    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FACILITIES COUNCIL (STFC)

    June 2007 - September 2008

    University of Liverpool Institutional Discipline Bridging.

    MEDICAL RESEARCH COUNCIL (MRC)

    October 2003 - October 2006

    PIA IMPACTS GRANT

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    August 2010 - March 2011

    Quantification of charge transfer and electron screening in alloys and semiconductors.

    NORTH ATLANTIC TREATY ORGANISATION(BELGIUM)

    December 1996 - December 2002

    Application of reflection anisotropy spectroscopy to the metal-liquid interface.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    June 1999 - May 2001

    Towards disease diagnosis through spectrochemical imaging of tissue architecture.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    June 2013 - September 2016

    Fundamental properties of quasicrystal surfaces.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    September 2000 - August 2003

    Micro-Plasma Technology for Controlling Cellular Interactions on Medical Implants

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    September 2009 - May 2013

    The design and analysis of synthetic substrates for embryonic stem cell culture.

    BIOTECHNOLOGY & BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE RESEARCH COUNCIL (BBSRC)

    July 2006 - December 2009

    Reflection Anisotropy Spectroscopy as a New Tool for Linking Conformation to Biological Function: Applications in Biological Redox Chemistry

    BIOTECHNOLOGY & BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE RESEARCH COUNCIL (BBSRC)

    March 2008 - February 2011

    The growth, characterisation and optimisation of new oxide, nitride and nanostructured materials.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    September 2000 - March 2002

    Colloid and Surface Science for Enhanced Removal of Natural Organic Matter in Potable Water Treatment.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    March 2000 - March 2001

    A novel approach to study the cellular response to directional loading in relation to biomedical implants.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    July 2007 - December 2010

    4GLS

    NORTH WEST DEVELOPMENT AGENCY (UK)

    December 2005 - December 2009

    Probing conformational dynamics in signalling EGF receptors via multidimensional single-molecule fluorescence microscopy.

    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FACILITIES COUNCIL (STFC)

    October 2004 - September 2007

    Fundamental aspects of the electronic structure of biointeractions using high performance electron spectroscopy.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    October 2004 - September 2005

    Complex metallic alloys (CMA).

    EUROPEAN COMMISSION

    July 2005 - June 2010

    Development of reflection anisotropy spectroscopy.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    March 1999 - June 2002

    A novel biophysical approach to the study of interactions between nucleic acids.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    January 2005 - June 2007

    A High Energy X-Ray Source for Electron Spectroscopy of Materials.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    February 2002 - January 2006

    Developing and operating the Beamline and its two Stations (4.1 and 4.2) at the Daresbury Laboratory.

    DARESBURY LABORATORY

    June 1998 - May 2001

    Experimental studies of the mechanism of biological organisation.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    November 2009 - June 2011

    Application of reflection anisotropy spectroscopy to the metal liquid interface.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    September 1999 - August 2001

    Reflection Anistropy Spectroscopy (RAS) of DNA Interactions at Surfaces.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    September 2001 - December 2002