Luke Benson

Role in the project

  • Preparing pottery samples for lipid analysis (cataloguing, photographing, cleaning, grinding, extracting).
  • Running the extracts by GC, GC-MS and GC-C-IRMS.

Background

BSc (Hons) Chemistry (2016), University of Bath.
  • Title of thesis: Using crosslinked poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) as a drug delivery system.
  • Literature review on ‘the chemistry of doping in sport’, in which I analysed the methods used to detect performance enhancing substances.