Rob Hillman

Professor of Physical Chemistry, University of Leicester


Professor Rob Hillman was educated at the Universities of London and Oxford and was employed at the University of Bristol before moving to the University of Leicester in 1992. He has over 30 years of experience in the fields of electrochemistry and interfacial science. Within these, his research interests can be divided into the areas of interfacial characterisation, electroactive materials, thin films and the development of non-electrochemical techniques for surface analysis.

All of these contribute to the analysis and visualisation of fingerprints on surfaces.

Rob has published over research 200 papers in international journals, amongst which two recent examples in the field of forensic science are:

He has also presented work on fingerprinting at conferences in the UK and Europe.

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Anita Noray

Department of Engineering
University of Leicester

+44 (0)116 252 2539