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Research title: Sustainable and multifunctional protective clothing of graphene-enhanced recycled plastics for healthcare applications.
Commenced: September 2021
Marzia will work on the development of sustainable and multifunctional personal protective clothing from graphene-enhanced recycled plastics, which will provide protection to users from wide range of pathogens including Covid-19. The technology developed will have broad industrial applicability such as medical textiles, protective workwear, home textiles and active-wear.
She has an MSc and BSc in Textile Engineering from Bangladesh University of Textiles (BUTEX), Dhaka, Bangladesh. She is awarded by the prestigious Commonwealth Scholarship-2021 in the UK for PhD.
Marzia’s PhD is funded by Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the UK.
Dr Nazmul Karim, Associate Professor, (CFPR, ACE, UWE Bristol);
Dr Shaila Afroj, Senior Research Fellow (CFPR, ACE, UWE Bristol);
Professor Dr Chris Carr (AHC, School of Design, University of Leeds)