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    United Kingdom

Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

Open to PhD applications in the field of drug delivery, biomaterials, sensor development, SMART materials, and medical device enhancement. Polymer and small-molecule synthesis, materials characterisation, biological and microbiological performance are all areas of expertise in our research.

1993 …2020

Research output per year

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Activities

7th International Conference on Molecular Sensors and Molecular Logic Gates 2020

Colin McCoy (Participant)
Jul 2020 → …

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Al-Zaytoonah University of Jordan

Colin McCoy (Advisor)
10 Sep 2019

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesVisiting an external academic institution

QUB Jordan Research Symposium

Colin McCoy (Organiser)
08 Jan 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Jerash University

Colin McCoy (Advisor)
10 Sep 2019

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesVisiting an external academic institution

QUB Jordan Research Symposium

Colin McCoy (Speaker)
08 Jan 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Jadara University

Colin McCoy (Advisor)
10 Sep 2019

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesVisiting an external academic institution

Advanced healthcare materials: from drug delivery to prevention of infection

Colin McCoy (Advisor)
10 Sep 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference

Advanced healthcare materials: from drug delivery to prevention of infection

Colin McCoy (Advisor)
11 Sep 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

External Examiner - PhD

Colin McCoy (Examiner)
02 Dec 2019

Activity: Examination typesPhD external examination

University of Delhi

Colin McCoy (Advisor)
03 Apr 2019

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesVisiting an external academic institution

University of Macau

Colin McCoy (Advisor)
01 Mar 201802 Mar 2018

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesVisiting an external academic institution

Pharmaceutical research: more than tablets

Colin McCoy (Advisor)
18 Apr 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference

Shenzhen University

Colin McCoy (Advisor)
23 Nov 201824 Nov 2018

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesVisiting an external academic institution

External Examiner - PhD

Colin McCoy (Examiner)
18 Jun 2018

Activity: Examination typesPhD external examination

Lubricious Catheter Coating Technology Towards the Prevention of Catheter Encrustation

Nicola Irwin (Invited speaker), Colin McCoy (Advisor), Michael Bryant (Advisor), Johann Trotter (Contributor)
07 Sep 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference

Investigation of the Mechanism of Urinary Crystallisation

Nicola Irwin (Advisor), Chara Olympiou (Presenter), Colin McCoy (Advisor), Jeffrey Rimer (Advisor), Doyoung Kim (Advisor), Bryan Alamani (Advisor)
18 Jun 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

University of Macau

Colin McCoy (Advisor)
19 Sep 201720 Sep 2017

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesVisiting an external academic institution

UK-Meets-China Workshop on Improving Medication and Healthcare for Ageing Populations

Colin McCoy (Participant)
10 May 201712 May 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

External Examiner - PhD

Colin McCoy (Examiner)
02 Mar 2017

Activity: Examination typesPhD external examination

Development of multifunctional lubricious catheter coatings towards the prevention of device-associated infections

Nicola Irwin (Speaker), Colin McCoy (Advisor), Johann Trotter (Advisor)
14 Jun 201715 Jun 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

UK-China Joint Institute Alliance

Colin McCoy (Board Member)
2017 → …

Activity: Consultancy typesWork on advisory panel to industry or government or non-government organisation

Investigating the Burden of Urinary Infections in Low- and Middle-Income Countries - Lessons Learned

Nicola Irwin (Invited speaker), Colin McCoy (Contributor), Chara Olympiou (Contributor), Yili Liu (Contributor), Ning Li (Contributor), Xiling Zhang (Contributor)
28 Nov 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference

Research capabilities and emerging strategies

Colin McCoy (Advisor)
21 Jan 2016

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Trinity College Dublin (External organisation)

Colin McCoy (Board Member)
07 Mar 2016

Activity: Membership typesMembership of peer review panel or committee

Can chemistry keep catheters clean? Beating blocking and bad bacteria.

Colin McCoy (Advisor)
20 Jun 2016

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference

Medicine, Health and Life Sciences Faculty Showcase

Colin McCoy (Keynote speaker)
18 May 2016

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference

Global Health Symposium

Colin McCoy (Chair)
22 Apr 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

IMPRESS Next Generation Technology Conference

Colin McCoy (Keynote speaker)
20 Jun 2016

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference

Sectoral Partnership Forum, Life and Industrial Science

Colin McCoy (Member)
21 Aug 2015 → …

Activity: Consultancy typesContribution to the work of national or international committees and working groups

Innovating for Continence: The Engineering Challenge

Colin McCoy (Participant)
15 Apr 201517 Apr 2015

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Keeping it clean: Triggered drug delivery from bulk polymers

Colin McCoy (Advisor)
07 Sep 201509 Sep 2015

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference

Intermittent catheterisation: Engineering the surface for patients and the industry

Colin McCoy (Advisor)
10 Nov 201511 Nov 2015

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference

A novel DEAEMA:HEMA copolymer with surface bound TCPP or Rose Bengal for use as a stimulus controlled antibacterial biomaterial

Colin McCoy (Participant)
24 Aug 201428 Aug 2014

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference

Development of a novel, antibacterial, photosensitizer incorporated cationic polymer

Colin McCoy (Advisor), Aine De Baroid (Speaker)
09 Jul 201412 Jul 2014

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference

External Examiner - PhD

Colin McCoy (Examiner)
24 Sep 2013

Activity: Examination typesPhD external examination

External Examiner (MPharm and BSc)

Colin McCoy (Examiner)
01 Sep 201331 Aug 2016

Activity: Examination typesUG external examination

External Examiner - PhD

Colin McCoy (Examiner)
16 Aug 2013

Activity: Examination typesPhD external examination

Journal of Pharmaceutics (Journal)

Colin McCoy (Editorial board member)
04 Apr 2012 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activity

Journal of Pharmaceutics (Journal)

Colin McCoy (Editorial board member)
2012 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review

British Pharmaceutical Conference

Colin McCoy (Session chair)
Sep 2009

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology (Journal)

Colin McCoy (Editorial board member)
2009 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review

Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology (Journal)

Colin McCoy (Editorial board member)
01 Sep 2009 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activity

Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology (Journal)

Colin McCoy (Editorial board member)
2008

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activity

Medical Polymers 2006 - 5th International Conference on Polymers used in the Medical Industry

Colin McCoy (Session chair)
Jun 2006

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Member of International Steering Committee for the Handbook of Pharmaceutical Excipients

Colin McCoy (Member)
2003

Activity: Consultancy typesContribution to the work of national or international committees and working groups

Royal Society of Chemistry, Northern Ireland Section (External organisation)

Colin McCoy (Member)
19992009

Activity: Membership typesMembership of external research organisation