skip to primary navigationskip to content

Dr Croze appointed as Winton Advanced Research Fellow

last modified Dec 04, 2013 05:13 PM
Biological physicist joins the Winton Programme


Dr Ottavio Croze has been appointed, from 1st October 2013, as a Winton Advanced Research Fellow.  Dr Croze is a biological physicist with a background in both theory (PhD in theoretical soft matter) and experiment. He has worked in Biological Physics at University of Edinburgh, Mathematical Biology at University of Glasgow and Plant Sciences at the University of Cambridge.

Dr Croze is interested in the physics of swimming microorganisms and how it can be used to improve environmental biotechnologies, such as cleaning up soil using bacteria (bioremediation), and efficient growing of algae (carbon capture and biofuels). He has strong local collaborations with Department of Plant Sciences, Engineering and the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics (DAMTP).

Link to homepage.

Winton Annual Report 2019

RSS Feed Latest news

Manipulation of Quantum Entangled Triplet Pairs

Jan 07, 2021

Researchers have uncovered a new technique to create and manipulate pairs of particle-like excitations in organic semiconductors that carry non-classical spin information across space, much like the entangled photon pairs in the famous Einstein-Podolsky-Roden “paradox”.

Machine learning algorithm helps in the search for new drugs

Mar 20, 2019

Researchers have designed a machine learning algorithm for drug discovery which has been shown to be twice as efficient as the industry standard.

View all news