Matt is currently a Research Associate at London South Bank University. His research is focused on energy storage materials. Matt completed his undergraduate degree in Chemistry at the University of Bristol, before moving to University College London (UCL) for postgraduate studies in Molecular Modelling and Materials Science. At UCL his research focused on solid-state hydrogen storage materials, sponsored by the EPSRC and industrial partner Cella Energy.
In his spare time, Matt is a competitive fencer who has represented GBR and England at international events, earning a team silver medal at the 2018 Commonwealth Championships in Australia. Away from materials science and fencing, Matt can usually be found in or around the ocean in Cornwall, where he grew up.