Laura Martínez Maestro

Current Board of Directors · Press Department · Online Department

I obtained a Masters degree in Photonics from Universidad Autonoma de Madrid in 2010 and defended my PhD thesis, entitle, Quantum dots as luminescent nanothermometers: controlled plasmonic hyperthermia” In March 2015. In September 2015 I joined Herz and Johnston groups at the Condensed Matter Physics Department in the University of Oxford as a postdoctoral research assistant focusing my studies on the microluminescence of semiconductor nanowires systems. In August 2018 I moved to Crowe’s group at the University of Manchester to work as a Postdoctoral Research Associate on the OCT on a chip EPRSC funded project.

I became a member of CERU in October 2015 and joined the Online Department as Oxford Regional Community Manager in December 2015 and the Press Department as Regional Press Officer in March 2016. In September 2017 I became the SRUK blog co-editor and in June 2017 the director of SRUK Press Officer.