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Oscar Ayrton

Oscar Ayrton

Technical Manager (Mass Spec)

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Oscar is a Technical Manager (Mass Spec) in the Department of Chemistry. He manages the Mass Spectrometry and HPLC instruments in the department. During his time at Kings’ College London he has consolidated the HRMS service and is working on bringing new mass spectrometry technology to the college.

He is an expert in mass spectrometry with experience in both LC-MS and GC-MS across roles at LGC, Imperial College with Professor George Hanna and the Francis Crick Institute with Lucia Prieto Godino.

Oscar Obtained an MSc in Natural Sciences, specializing in Chemistry from the University of Cambridge in 2011 followed by an MSc in Forensic Sciences from King’s College London in 2013.

The Faculty of Natural, Mathematical and Engineering Sciences is based in the heart of London with a long tradition of world-leading research and teaching in physics, mathematics, chemistry, computer science and engineering. With nearly 5,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students and around 350 academic and research staff, our ambition is to inspire, educate and innovate - fostering the next generation of scientists and future leaders.