Funded research

Current Grants

Linda Percy and Ipsita Roy, Summer studentship from British Phycological Society: 2000, Biofuel and Biopolymer production from Dinoflagellates

Ipsita Roy, A PARK fund for patent application from WESTFOCUS, London, UK, 15,000

Tajalli Keshavarz, QUORUM, Discovering Quorum Sensing in industrially useful Fungi, a novel approach at molecular level for scaling up in white biotech. A EU FP6 project, 350,000.

Female students in laboratory


Applied Biotechnology addresses a range of topics co-ordinated by scholars at the University of Westminster.


Contact the METRIS project.