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Ionic liquids take you places: QUILL researchers attending the 8th Congress on Ionic Liquids (COIL-8) in Beijing, China.

G Swadzba-Kwasny, E Byrne and R Boyd at COIL-8

QUILL researchers have just returned from the 8th Congress on Ionic Liquids (COIL-8) in Beijing, China - the largest ionic liquids conference globally.

Dr Gosia Swadźba-Kwaśny delivered a well-attended plenary lecture, and two QUILL PhD students: Emily Byrne (Swadzba-Kwasny group) and Robert Boyd (Nockemann group) presented their posters at a very busy poster session with over 200 presenters. Many congratulations to Emily for winning a PCCP-sponsored poster prize for her work on physical chemistry of hydrophobic deep eutectic sovents!

Emily Byrne receives a COIL-8 poster prize from Prof T Welton

Emily Byrne receives a PCCP sponsered poster prize from Prof Tom Welton

E Byrne and R Boyd sightseeing during COIL-8 visit to Beijing
Emily Byrne and Robert Boyd visit the Great Wall during their COIL-8 trip to Beijing