Author Archives: Jenny Burt


Jenny Burt joined Malvern Panalytical in 2016 as an Applications Specialist after receiving her PhD in Chemistry from the University of Southampton in the UK, where she undertook research in the synthesis and characterisation of novel p-block coordination complexes. In an applications driven, customer-facing role she has developed expertise in laser diffraction and analytical imaging, supporting the Mastersizer and Morphologi technologies across a broad range of industries and academia.

Published 18 Mar 2020

River Floods – Why is the Mud Left Behind So Sticky?

February 2020 was the wettest February in the UK since records began in 1862, according to the Met Office. Storms led to a lot of rivers bursting their banks, with some monitoring stations recording their highest ever river levels. In…READ MORE >

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Published 24 Dec 2019

Is the Glitter on your Christmas Cake Edible?

As we head towards that most wonderful time of the year, just about every shop is filled with sparkly decorations designed to catch the eye. This often extends to the festive treats on offer as well, including beautiful glitter-decorated cakes…READ MORE >

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Published 30 Jul 2019

Around the world in 80 particles – Glitter – Microplastics

Glitter – Microplastics in a Glamorous Disguise As an Applications Specialist at Malvern Panalytical, I get to work with a wide range of customer samples, and I enjoy showing how our instrument portfolio can help identify and solve research, industrial…READ MORE >

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Published 9 May 2019

“Particles for a better life” – visiting Partec 2019

In April, I had the chance to go to the International Congress on Particle Technology (PARTEC), which is run in parallel with Powtech, a world leading trade fair for powder processing technologies. Partec is held every 3 years in Nuremberg,…READ MORE >

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