Thomas Dunn


I studied for my integrated Master’s degree at the University of Leeds, taking my 3rd year to study at McMaster University in Canada. I joined the Meldrum group as a PhD student in 2019, funded by the EPSRC’s ‘Crystallisation in the Real World’ project (

Research interests

I have been studying the effect of surface topography on crystallisation, focusing on the enhancement of crystal nucleation rates using surface features.


  • MChem Integrated Masters in Chemistry (Leeds University)