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Marta Krysmann

Dr. Marta Krysmann

Lecturer

School of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences

Maudland Building, MB140

+44 (0) 1772 89 3502

MKrysmann@uclan.ac.uk

Subject Areas: Chemistry

Marta is a Lecturer in Physical Chemistry within the School of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences.

Marta teaches on the following modules:

  • PJ1100
  • PJ2100
  • PJ4100
  • PJ4101
  • BL1212
  • BL2211
  • BL4217
  • BL4219

NanoPharmaceutics lab

http://mkrysmann.wix.com/nanopharmaceuticslab

Full Profile

Marta is a Lecturer in Physical Chemistry within the School of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences

Marta studied for the MSc level in Bioorganic Chemistry at Adam Mickiewicz University in Poland. During her studies, she went for Socrates Programme at Lund’s University in Sweden where she completed her studies with MSc in Physical Chemistry. After she accomplished her PhD at University of Reading in the UK, she took up the position of Research Associate at Cornell University in the USA. She joined UCLan in 2013.

Qualifications

Ph.D. Physical Chemistry, Reading University, UK, 2006-2009
Diploma Physical Chemistry, Lund’s University, Sweden, 2004-2005
M.Sc. Bioorganic Chemistry, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poland, 2001-2006

Research Activities

Marta’s current research interests include nanomaterials, in particular: (I) development of novel drug delivery systems and nanocomposites with long lasting antimicrobial finish; (II) development of novel nanomaterials for bioimaging and fluorescent nanotracers (CDots) (III) peptides self-assembly to nanostructures and protein interactions.

Projects

Nanomaterials for bioimaging and drug delivery
Nanomaterials and composite materials with antimicrobial properties

Teaching activities and responsibilities

Year 1

PJ1100: Foundation Mathematics & Chemistry Inorganic Chemistry

BL1212: Bioscience in the News

Year 2

PJ2100: Medicinal Chemistry (Module Tutor)

BL2211: Practical Skills for Life Sciences

Year 3

PJ3101: Drug Development I

PJ3997: Research methods and project development

Year 4

PJ4100: Advanced Drug Delivery

PJ4101: Drug Development II

BL4217: Practical techniques in Industrial / Medicinal chemistry

BL4219: Pharmaceutical Regulation, Clinical Trials & Pharmacovigilance

BL4209: Research Skills

Conferences

Invited speaker: 4th Annual World Congress of Advanced Materials-2015 (WCAM-2015) May 27-29, 2015, Chongqing, China

Speaker: Nanotech Dubai 2015 International Conference and Exhibition March 16 - 18, 2015, Dubai - UAE

Social Media

Nano Pharmaceutics Lab

Publications

M.J. Krysmann, V. Castelletto, A. Kelarakis, I.W. Hamley, R. Hule, D.J. Pochan Self-Assembly and Hydrogelation of an Amyloid Peptide Fragment, Biochemistry 2008, 47, 4597-4605

M.J. Krysmann, I.W. Hamley, S.S. Funari, E. Canetta The Effect of PEG Crystallization on the Morphology of PEG/peptide Block Copolymers Containing Amyloid β-Peptide Fragments, Macromol. Chem. and Phys, 2008, 209, 883-889

Krysmann, Marta, Kelarakis, Antonios, Dallas, Panagiotis and Giannelis, Emmanuel P. (2012) Formation Mechanism of Carbogenic Nanoparticles with Dual Photoluminescence Emission. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 134 (2). pp. 747-750.

M.J. Krysmann, A. Kelarakis, E.P. Giannelis Photoluminescent carbogenic nanoparticles directly derived from crude biomass Green Chem., 2012, 14, 3141

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