Dr Martin Bates Highlights

  • Royal Society University Research Fellow 2000-2008.
  • Committee member of the British Liquid Crystal Society, 2003-
  • Guest editor, Liquid Crystals, December 2005.

Martin Bates participated in the 2004 Royal Society MP-scientist pairing scheme. Martin spent a week shadowing John Denham, MP for Southampton Itchen and chair of the Home Affairs Committee and John spent a day with Martin to see the life of an academic.

photo of Martin Bates with Rt Hon John Denham MP, explaining how computer simulation can help us understand the properties of liquid crystals.
Martin Bates with Rt Hon John Denham MP, explaining how computer simulation can help us understand the properties of liquid crystals.