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Dr Christopher Armstrong


Christopher Armstrong


Post Nominals FHEA
Biography Chris is a lecturer in Physical Chemistry, currently running the physical chemistry labs, and lecturing quantum mechanics and spectroscopy.

He completed a PhD at the University of York in 2013 focusing on the chemical mechanisms of rhodium-based C-H and H-H activation photocatalysts. He has lectured in the University of Sheffield on green chemistry and University of Birmingham on kinetics.
Research Interests How students approach and self-motivate in blended learning environments.
The mental health impact of teaching laboratories and the transition to higher education.
Representations in chemistry and their use within lectures and textbooks.
Teaching and Learning Programme Director (BSc and MChem Chemistry)

2nd Year Teaching Labs
3rd Year Physical Chemistry Teaching Labs

500057 - Spectroscopic Methods
500058 - Chemistry of the World
500060 - Inorganic Chemistry, Statistical Thermodynamics and Quantum Mechanics
600056 - Group Project
Scopus Author ID 57194796767