Prof Jawwad A. Darr

  Jawwad Darr is currently Professor of Materials Chemistry.  
Summary of research group
  • The group's research seeks to use greener (supercritical water), controllable and rapid manufacturing technologies to develop advanced materials for the benefit of society. Applications include, hydrogen generation, carbon dioxide utilisation, energy materials, catalysts and biomedical materials.  Further information is available on our research group page at www.ucl.me.uk.
Research highlights
Research Facilities
  • Nanomaterials synthesis- lab scale reactors
  • Pilot plant scale continuous reactors
  • EPSRC Advanced Research Fellow 2001-2006
  • Knowledge Transfer Champion for the MAPs Faculty
  • 2006+ Visiting Professorship: IRC in Biomedical Mat., COMSATS University, Lahore, Pakistan.  
  • 2011+ present Visiting Professor Zhejiang University in Hangzhou China.

  • MRSC
Research interests

  • Green chemistry
  • Supercritical fluids
  • Nanomaterials synthesis, applications and uses
  • Sustainable chemistry
  • Materials discovery
  • Scale-up of nanomaterials
  • Chemical engineering, materials, inorganic materials and composites
  • 2008 - Present: CHEM3141/CHEMM101 Rings, Chains and Clusters (11 lectures) 
  • 2009 - Present: CHEM3101 Advanced Topics in Inorganic Chemistry (8 lectures) 
  • 2011 - Present: Masters course; Advanced Topics in Energy Science and Materials (7 lectures) CHEM2102 (tutor)