Dr Yalda Javadi
July 2, 2014
Dr Yalda Javadi obtained her PhD from the University of Sussex, UK, in the Department of Chemistry, conducting research specifically in protein biophysics. Her first postdoctoral post was at Columbia University, New York, USA, where she used single molecule force spectroscopy to study the aetiology of certain neurodegenerative diseases. She is currently serving her second postdoctoral position at the University of Cambridge, UK, where she specialises in engineering protein based nanomaterials. During her 8 years of research experience, she has published a number of peer-reviewed manuscripts in leading scientific journals. Her areas of expertise include biophysics, nanomaterials, biotechnology, nanotechnology and protein chemistry. Alongside her research, Yalda works as a freelance scientific editor, and is founder and editor for Ionic Magazine: an online magazine that incorporates scientific discoveries with artistic interpretations.