Hugh Ryan

Hugh was born in England in 1995 and grew up in rural Sussex. He studied Natural Sciences, specialising in Chemistry, at Trinity College, Cambridge, during which time he worked on the surface adsorption and solubility of polyaromatic species under the supervision of Professor Stuart Clarke. In 2017, he moved to the Nitschke group to begin his PhD and he is currently researching the behaviour of supramolecular structures on surfaces. Outside of the laboratory, Hugh is a keen amateur dancer and competes both nationally and internationally in Ballroom and Latin.