The McBain Medal Award Lecture was a half-day meeting held on Friday 11 December at SCI HQ, London, UK and was organised by SCI's Colloid & Surface Chemistry Group in association with the RSC's Colloid & Interface Science Group.
The event presented the work of several speakers who showcased current research, while incorporating the awarding of the McBain Medal to Dr Peter Dowding of Infineum UK.
Core shell particles
Prof Brian Vincent, Bristol University
Micelle kinetics at surfaces and in solution
Prof Colin Bain, Durham University
Stabilization of the inorganic-organic interface
Prof Julian Eastoe, Bristol University
Polymer excipients in fluorinated liquids
Dr Alison Paul, Cardiff University
Nanoions: How do you produce charge in a nonpolar world?
Dr Paul Bartlett, Bristol University
Neutron scattering of engine oil additives
Dr Dave Steytler, University of East Anglia
McBain Medal lecture: Lubricant additives - nonaqueous colloids
Dr Peter Dowding, Infineum