Dr Rawlings is currently a Research Assistant in Physics working on a European Space Agency (ESA) grant to model the ionosphere using data collected from the Swarm satellites. Along with this he teaches on the undergraduate Physics courses at NTU and also supports the teaching of Physical Chemistry. His research interests are primarily in soft matter, environmental physics and mathematical modelling.
2021 – Present: Nottingham Trent University, Research Assistant in Ionospheric Physics
2020: Nottingham Trent University, Research Fellow in Soft Matter
2016 – 2020: Nottingham Trent University, PhD Physics & Physical Chemistry
2015 – 2016: Nottingham Trent University, MRes Medical & Materials Imaging
2012 – 2015: Nottingham Trent University, BSc (Hons) Physics
Dr Rawlings research interests include:
- Soft matter: colloids, gels, foams and wetting
- Nanocomposite materials
- Environmental physics
Member of the Institute of Physics.
Member of the UK Fluid Network.
Sponsors and collaborators
European Space Agency (ESA): Contract Number 4000130562/20/I-DT
Rawlings, J.T. 2020. Developing novel nano-structured dielectric materials using gel coating nanotechnology for energy applications (Doctoral dissertation, Nottingham Trent University).See all of James Rawlings's publications...