EBNet 2019 ECR Conference: 1-2 Jul 19, Sheffield Hallam University

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Nopa Maulidiany, winner of poster prize and photo competitiion

University of Southampton Attendees


Discussing EB challenges in the workshop


Workshop addressing Environmental Biotech challenges


Jhuma Sadhukhan, Tony Gutierrez and Fred Coulon presenting Best Presentation prize to Aaron Brown, Leeds University

Congratulations to all the winners of prizes at our Early Career Researcher (ECR) Conference.

  • Best Overall Presentation (Prize@ £1,500 Travel Bursary): Aaron Brown, University of Leeds
  • Best in Session 1: Ziyi Liu, Imperial College London
  • Best in Session 2: Aaron Brown, University of Leeds
  • Best in Session 3: Natalia Jawiarczyk, Cranfield University
  • Best in Session 4: Anastasiia Kostrytsia, University of Glasgow
  • Best in Session 5: James Robson, University of York
  • Best in Session 6: Angela Sherry, Newcastle University
  • Best Poster – First Prize: Nopa Maulidiany, University of Southampton
  • Best Poster – Joint Second Prize:
    Umar Abdulmutalib, University of Surrey
    Burhan Shamurad, University of Newcastle
    Zhouying Wu, Imperial College London

This year, we also held an ECR photography competition. Winners were:

  • First Prize: James Robson, University of York:
    “Light and heavy isotope labelled DNA from methane producing anaerobic digesters to identify active populations”
  • Second Prize: Sanjay Nagarajan, Queen’s University Belfast:
    “Next gen AMPTS system, known as the ‘gas endeavour system’ to monitor BMP”
  • Third Prize: Nopa Maulidiay, University of Southampton:
    “Granular sludge treating Remazole Brilliant Blue dye”