Dr Karin Persson, PhD in colloidal chemistry from The Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) 1995.
Scientific activities: Water based and non-water based surface chemistry, adsorption, tribology (friction, wear and lubrication), bionic coatings and lubricants, (nano)particles in lubrication and coatings, particles dispersions, corrosion inhibition, surfactant / polymer interactions, nanoparticle stabilized emulsions and demulsification.
Publikations: 19 journal papers, 2 current manuscripts, 1 book chapter, 4 conference papers.
Supervision of young scientists: 2 PhD-students and 11 diploma workers.
Ongoing and recent projects:
Algae Biorefinery: www.d-factoryalgae.eu
Nano-Pickering Emulsions: www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0927775714005809
Photocatalytic cleaning of waste water: http://www.sp.se/sv/units/risebiovet/chemistry/kompetensomraden/materia…
Graphene based coatings for protection of steel: http://siografen.se/projekt/grafen-ska-rostskydda-varmevaxlare/
Graphene based coatings for anti-fouling and protection of steel: