Professor Grant Ritchie MA, DPhil

Dr Grant Ritchie
Department of Chemistry
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John and Patricia Danby Fellow, Tutor in Chemistry

Grant was an undergraduate and DPhil student at Trinity College, Oxford. He then became a Junior Research Fellow at St. John’s College, Oxford, before winning a prestigious Royal Society Fellowship. He is now Professor of Chemistry and the John and Patricia Danby Tutorial Fellow in Chemistry at Worcester College.

Research interests: 

Professor Ritchie’s (physical chemistry) research focuses on the application of laser-based spectroscopic techniques to a variety of fundamental and applied problems in the areas of gas-phase reaction kinetics and dynamics, optical micromanipulation and medical diagnostics (see