Student Profile

Paul Lewis

Cohort#1 Incorporated Student


Paul graduated in 2011; prior to joining CP3 he spent 3 months in an American summer camp, 3 months volunteering in Burkina Faso, Africa, for international development and worked in industry for 2.5 years.

His industrial experience includes working for INEOS enterprises as an analytical chemist in a NaCl production facility and as a formulation scientist at Unilever, both in home care and personal care categories.

Paul’s masters project looked at studying the surface of copper using different non–linear optical techniques. Through this he gained experience using surface science techniques, using different kinds of spectroscopy and analysing the resulting data.

PhD project: Investigation into wax crystallisation of deodorant sticks
Sponsor: Procter & Gamble
Primary Leeds supervisor: Professor Xiaojun Lai