Adam Celiz

Adam Celiz

Postdoctoral fellow
Adam Celiz



PhD - Chemistry  (University of Cambridge)

BSc (Hons) 1st Class - Pharmaceutical and Chemical Sciences (University of Brighton)

Research Focus

Biomaterials, Musculoskeletal and Dental Tissue Engineering


Patel A. K.; Tibbitt M. W.; Celiz A. D.; Davies M. C.; Langer R.; Denning C.; Alexander M. R.; Anderson. D. G. "High throughput screening for discovery of materials that control stem cell fate" Current Opinion in Solid State and Materials Science 2016, in press, DOI: 10.1016/j.cossms.2016.02.002

Amin Y. Y. I.; Runager K.; Simoes F.; Celiz A. D.; Taresco V.; Rossi R.; Enghild J. J.; Abildtrup L. A.; Kraft D. C. E.; Sutherland D. S.; Alexander M. R.; Foss M.; Ogaki R. “Combinatorial Biomolecular Nano-patterning for High-throughput Screening of Stem Cell Behavior” Advanced Materials 2016, 28, 1472 - 1476.

Smith J. G. W.; Celiz A. D.; Patel A. K.; Short R. D.; Alexander M. R.; Denning C. “Scaling Human Pluripotent Stem Cell Expansion and Differentiation: Are Cell Factories Becoming a Reality?” Regenerative Medicine 2015, 10, 925 - 930.

Celiz A. D.; Smith J. G. W.; Patel A. K.; Hook A. L.; Rajamohan D.; George V. T.; Patel M. J.; Epa V. C.; Singh T.; Langer R.; Anderson D. G.; Allen N. D.; Hay D. C.; Winkler D. A.; Barrett D. A.; Davies M. C.; Young L. E.; Denning C.; Alexander M. R. “Discovery of a novel polymer for human pluripotent stem cell expansion and multi-lineage differentiation.” Advanced Materials  2015, 27, 4006 - 4012. 

Patel A. K.; Celiz A. D.;  Rajamohan D.;  Anderson D. G.; Langer R.; Davies M. C.; Alexander M. R.; Denning C. "A defined synthetic substrate for serum-free culture of human stem cell derived cardiomyocytes with improved functional maturity identified using combinatorial materials microarrays“ Biomaterials 2015, 61, 257 - 265.

Celiz A. D.; Smith J. G. W.; Langer R.; Anderson D. G.; Barrett D. A.; Winkler D. A.; Davies M. C.; Young L. E.; Denning C.; Alexander M. R. “Materials for Stem Cell Factories of the Future.” Nature Materials 2014, 13, 570 - 579.

Celiz A. D.; Smith J. G. W.; Patel A. K; Langer R.; Anderson D. G.; Barrett D. A.; Young L. E.; Davies M. C.; Denning C.; Alexander M. R. “Chemically Diverse Polymer Microarrays and High Throughput Surface Caharcterisation: A Method for Discovery of Materials for Stem Cell Culture” Biomaterials Science 20142, 1604 - 1611.

Celiz A. D.; Harrington H. C.; Hook A. L. “High Throughput Assessment and Chemometric Analysis of the Interaction of Epithelial and Fibroblast Cells with a Polymer Library” Applied Surface Science 2014, 313, 926 – 935.

Rao W.; Celiz A. D.; Scurr D. J.; Alexander M. R.; Barrett D. A. “Ambient DESI and LESA-MS Analysis of Proteins Adsorbed to a Biomaterial Surface Using In-Situ Surface Tryptic Digestion.” Journal of the American Society for Mass Spectrometry 2013, 24, 1927 – 1936.

Celiz A. D.; Hook A. L.; Scurr D. J.; Anderson D. A.; Langer, R.; Davies M. C.; Alexander, M. R. “ToF-SIMS imaging of a Polymer Microarray prepared using Ink-Jet Printing of Acrylate Monomers.” Surface and Interface Analysis 2013, 45, 202 - 205.

Celiz A. D.; Scherman O. A. “A Facile Route to Ureidopyrimidinone-Functionalized Polymers via RAFT Polymerization.” Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry 2010, 48, 5833 - 5841.

Celiz A. D.; Lee T. C.; Scherman O. A. “Polymer-Mediated Dispersion of Gold Nanoparticles - Using Supramolecular Moieties on the Periphery.” Advanced Materials 2009, 21, 3937 - 3940.

Celiz A. D.; Scherman O. A. “Controlled Ring-Opening Polymerization Initiated via Self-Complementary Hydrogen-Bonding Units.” Macromolecules 2008, 41, 4115 - 4119. 

Contact Information

Current: Lecturer at Imperial College London