Laurie King

  • Senior Lecturer - Manchester Metropolitan University

Research interests

Research in the King Lab is focused on the design, synthesis and characterisation of materials and catalysts with interesting and unique properties for applications in renewable energy conversion and storage technologies.  Our work is motivated by the need to design a more sustainable and green future.  Our research is highly collaborative, engaging with numerous industrial and academic partners and lies at the interface of chemistry, materials science and physics. 

Primary Research Themes

  • Catalyst design and discovery
  • Characterisation of heterogeneous catalysts
  • Electrolysis & fuel cell technologies
  • Electrosynthesis of alternative fuels & commodity chemicals