News

* We are sorry to have to say goodbye/arrivederci/再见 to two of our fantastic post-docs (and language teachers), Luca and Xia. Good luck with everything in the future! (01/2017)

* Thank you to John for his amazing talk on Astrophotography! (01/2017)

* Christmas Dinner (12/2016)

* Group Dinner (10/2016)

* Welcome to our five new Part II students: Marianne, Alastair, Charlie, Nicole and Mike - we are excited about the current Part II bake off competition! Also welcome back to Nick and Jennifer who have returned as DPhil students. (09/2016)

* Congratulations to Stella, Katie, Ana and Jennifer for their successful Part II projects! (07/2016)

* Group canal boat trip (07/2016)

* Congratulations to Dr. Katherine Manfred on passing her DPhil viva! (1/2015)

* Christmas dinner (12/2015)

* Congratulations to Dr. Helen Lowth on a successful DPhil viva! (12/2015)

* Group dinner (10/2015)

* Welcome to Stella, Ana, Jennifer, and Katie - we are delighted to have you (and your delicious cakes)! (10/2015)

* Luca again makes the Ritchie Group News for presenting a talk titled In-airway O2 consumption monitoring-a new technology to improve critical care at the International Association of Breath Research Summit in Vienna. He did not return with sachertorte. (9/2015)

* Luca, Katherine and Michele presented talks at the South Universities Spectroscopy and Dynamics Interest Group meeting in Oxford - and our favourite Italian post-doc was awarded a prize for giving one of the best presentations! (7/2015)

* Nick was awarded a prize for his Part II thesis (although he is undoubtedly more excited about England regaining the Ashes). Congratulations! (7/2015)

* Congratulations to Teri Andradi-Brown and Nicholas Smith on successful Part II projects! (7/2015)

* Eclipse! (3/2015)

* Luca and John presented the LGA (Laser Gas Analyser) at the Oxford Biomedical Research Centre open day. (3/2015)

* Welcome Dr James Fletcher! James has moved here from UCL to offer pearls of wisdom as our newest PDRA. (12/2014)

* Congratulations to Dr James Kirkbride for passing his viva with flying colours! (11/2014)

* The Italian Job

* We are excited to welcome Tomas, our newest DPhil student, as well as Terry and Nick, Part II students we managed to lure into the group! (10/2014)

* Shark attack!

* Group punting expedition. (7/2014)

* After handing in their Part II theses in the nick of time in June, Chris and Will have successfully survived their vivas! (7/2014)

* Congratulations to Dr. Kim Whittaker for passing her DPhil viva voce with minor corrections. Well done, Kim!!! (6/2014)

* Kim, Luca, Michele and Katherine attended the Field Laser Applications in Industry and Research (FLAIR) conference in Florence, Italy. We brought back souvenirs. (5/2014)

* Congratulations to Kim Whittaker on her recent poster prize! Kim presented a poster at the annual meeting of the RSC Spectroscopy and Dynamics Interest Group at St. Catz College (Oxford). (1/2014)

* Kim gave a Spectroscopy and Dynamics seminar in the PTCL titled Development and Application of Spectroscopic Techniques in the Mid-infrared. (12/2013)

* Congratulations to Dr. Rich Dear for passing his viva! (12/2013)

* Welcome to Chris and Will, our new Part IIs, and Sarah, our new DPhil student! (10/2013)

* Congratulations to Dr. Julian Few and Dr. Ann Bergin for passing their DPhil vivas! (10/2013)

* Congratulations to Dr. Alex Gilchrist for completing his viva voce! (7/2013)

* Congratulations to Emma, Lianne and Andrew for successfully turning in their Part II theses! (6/2013)

* New NERC studentship available. The title of the project is Ultrasensitive Absorption Spectroscopy for Atmospheric Sensing . More information can be found here. Applications are due by 17 May 2013. (4/2013)

* Ann Bergin was awarded a prize for being selected as the runner-up in the best graduate student talk competition at the Third Oxford Photonics Day! She gave a presentation titled Linear cavity optical-feedback cavity-enhanced absorption spectroscopy a with quantum cascade laser. (3/2013)

* Dr. Martin Crow and Dr. Lee Moore successfully passed their vivas! (12/2012)

* Ann Bergin gave a Spectroscopy and Dynamics seminar in the PTCL titled Linear cavity optical-feedback cavity enhanced absorption spectroscopy with a quantum cascade laser (11/2012)

* The Ritchie Group welcomed new Part II students Andrew Dalton, Lianne Ramasamy, and Emma Worrall, as well as Katherine Manfred, a new DPhil student. (10/2012)

* Dr. Katy Langley successfully passed her viva! (9/2012)