Swansea University

Research Areas & Focuses

  1. Host immune cell interactions with biofilms
  2. Bacterial adhesion and colonisation of Medical devices
  3. Novel and natural antimicrobials to treat biofilms
  4. Nanofibres for the control of biofilms
  5. Nano-measurement of molecular interactions within biofilms
  6. Novel disinfection processes as anti-fouling strategies
  7. Biofilm accumulation strategies
  8. 3D models of multi-celluar biofilms
  9. In vitro and ex vivo modeling of biofilms
  10. Staphylococcus, Pseudomonas, Escherichia and Campylobacter biofilms
  11. Biofouling of membrane separation processes
  12. Biofilm control within process industries
  13. Food production industry relevant biofilms


For enquiries, please contact Tom Wilkinson.

Nanospider technology allows the production of the highest quality nanofibres.

Electron microscopy of S. epidermidis depositing biofilm on medical device related surfaces.