Dr Andreia Fonseca Da Silva

University of Edinburgh


Andreia is a bioengineer with a PhD in complex fluids. Her research focuses on using physical, chemical and mechanical techniques to understand both the macroscopic and microscopic behaviour of complex fluids, and the contribution of isolated components with the aim of developing new formulations.

She currently works at the Edinburgh Complex Fluids Partnership (ECFP), a knowledge exchange group based within the School of Physics and Astronomy – University of Edinburgh. She works in collaborative research projects with commercial partners, assisting industrial clients understanding and developing new products, technologies, and materials in complex fluids and soft matter.