Dr. Faul was formally awarded an adjunct professorship at the Department of Chemistry, Tsinghua University, by Professor Zhang (Head of the Department of Chemistry and Dean of the Faculty of Science, and academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences. He will hold this position until November 2016. More pictures and details can be found on his group website.
I spent my three week international placement at the Max-Planck Institute for Colloids and Interfaces in Germany. The trip was a wonderful opportunity to work with and meet academics and researchers at the forefront of research in a very different work environment than I was used to in the UK.