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Centre for Atmospheric Science


  • BA/MSci in Chemistry, University of Cambridge, UK (2016)

Research Interests

My area of interest is the development of gas sensors, incorporating electrochemical and optical/spectroscopic methods to work towards small, portable sensors for clinical and industrial applications.


Nanoporous Silicon in Gas Preconcentration and Sensing
J Day
Temporally resolved thermal desorption of volatile organics from nanoporous silica preconcentrator
W Winter, C Day, J Prestage, T Hutter
– The Analyst
Nanoporous Silica Preconcentrator for Vapor-Phase DMNB, a Detection Taggant for Explosives.
C Day, N Rowe, T Hutter
– ACS omega
Impedance-based sensor for potassium ions.
C Day, S Søpstad, H Ma, C Jiang, A Nathan, SR Elliott, FE Karet Frankl, T Hutter
– Analytica chimica acta

Centre Highlights

• January 2024: The CCPG have successfully submitted a proposal for PACESETTERS!

• September 2nd 2023: Dr Annela Anger-Kraavi has co-authored a paper analysing just transition narratives in European coal regions. Read the paper here

• December 13th 2022: The CCPG have co-authored a paper on game-changing innovations towards net-zero, published in Energy Strategy Reviews. Read the open access paper here.

• November 15th 2022: The final conference of PARIS REINFORCE is taking place today in Sorbonne. Read more about the event here

• October 24th 2022: The CCPG have successfully submitted a proposal for the Cambridge-Tsinghua joint research initiative! 

• May 5th 2022: We've submitted to the UNFCCC's Global Stocktake (GST). More information is available on our news page. 

• March 23rd 2022: Multiple CAS academics have published a paper investigating the future role of anthropogenic methane emissions. Read the open access paper here.

• Feb 18th 2022: Dr Parris and Dr Anger-Kraavi have co-authored a paper that develops a tool to support co-designed transformative change. Read the open access paper here.

• Dec 16th 2021: Dr Parris has co-authored a paper that introduces a tool to support plastic pollution policy. Read the open access paper here.

• Nov 22nd 2021: Dr Anger-Kraavi has co-authored a paper with Paris Reinforce. Read the open access version here

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01223 336532 (shared)