National Physical Laboratory

Max Ryadnov

Research interests

Max Ryadnov
  • Protein chemistry, design and physics
  • Molecular and membrane biophysics, low- (chiroptical) and high- (NMR) resolution spectroscopy, mass-spectrometry and microscopy
  • Biomolecular metrology, regenerative and synthetic biology


Max Ryadnov is NPL's Science Area Leader for Biotechnology.

Max obtained his PhD from Lomonosov Moscow State University and the Russian Academy of Sciences in 2000. After a postdoctorate in Sussex, he pursued independent academic research in Bristol and Leicester before joining NPL as a principal research scientist in 2010.

His research aims at revealing exploitable design principles of biomolecular structure and function for prescriptive molecular diagnostics and therapy.

Max holds a joint academic appointment with the University of Edinburgh and is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry.

Recent selected publications

Contact details

Tel: 020 8943 6078

Last Updated: 23 Jun 2014
Created: 2 Jun 2011


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