Prof. Magdalena Titirici

Member of the Clean Circles Scientific Advisory Board

Professor for Chemical Engineering at Imperial College London

Working area(s)

Expert in sustainable materials for future energy supply


  • Creation of carbon products using biomass and hydrothermal processes
  • Carbon nanomaterials
  • Hydrothermal carbonization
  • Sustainable materials
  • Battery technology and supercapacitors
  • Expert in solid materials used for energy storage
  • Electrocatalysis
2021 Kavli Medal and Lecture of the Royal Society
2021 A.A. Griffith Medal and Prize of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining
2021 President of the RSC Materials Chemistry Division Council
2019 Royal Academy of Engineering Chair in Emerging Technologies
2018 Corday-Morgan Prize of the Royal Society of Chemistry
2018 President Fellowship of the Chinese Academy of Science
2016 European Advanced Materials Award
2014 Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry
Associate Editor of Journal of Materials Chemistry A
Associate Editor of Materials Advances with RSC
since 2019 Chair in Sustainable Energy Materials (Imperial College London, UK)
2014–2019 Professor (Queen Mary University of London, UK)
2013–2014 Reader (Queen Mary University of London, UK)
2013 Habilitation (MPIKG University of Potsdam)