Dr Stewart Parker

Stewart F. Parker is the ISIS Catalysis Scientist and is an STFC Individual Merit Fellow. He joined ISIS in 1993, having completed a PhD at the University of California at Santa Barbara, a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of East Anglia and worked at the BP Research Centre at Sunbury-on-Thames for eight years. He was one of the founder members of the UK Catalysis Hub at Research Complex and has collaborations in the UK, Europe and the USA. He has published over 400 papers, including co-authoring a book on inelastic neutron scattering. He holds a visiting professorship at the University of Glasgow and was awarded the Norman Sheppard prize for Vibrational Spectroscopy in 2021.

Stewart Parker

Research Interests

Stewart's research interests are the application of vibrational spectroscopy (especially inelastic neutron scattering) to chemical problems, particularly in the areas of catalysis, hydrogen storage materials and inorganic chemistry.