Education:1995-1999: Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Inorganic Chemistry, Queen’s University of Belfast, United Kingdom; 1991-1994: Bachelor of Science with honors (2:1) in Inorganic Chemistry, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand; 2009: Laurea Specialistica in Inorganic Chemistry, University of Florence, Italy (110 cum laude).
Work Experience: 2011-present: Research Scientist, ICCOM-CNR; 2005-2011: ACTA SpA., Lavoria (PI), Italy. Head of catalyst production and testing. Fuel Cells and Electrolyzers; 2003-200: Argus Chemicals S.r.l., Vernio (PO), Italy. Research and Development Chemist; 2002-2003: Postdoctoral fellow, European Union Research Training Network, Department of Chemistry, University of Pisa; 2001-2002: Postdoctoral fellow, European Union Research Training Network, Department of Chemistry, University of Pavia; 1999-2001: EPSRC Postdoctoral fellow, Department of Chemistry, University of Edinburgh, Scotland.
Management: Coordinator of Bilateral Project CNR-University of Surry, Royal Society’s international exchange scheme (grant IES\R3\170134) (2018-2020); PRIN 2018 Project funded by Italian Ministry MUIR Italy (N° 2017YH9MRK) (2019-2022).
Honors and Awards: Royal Society of Chemistry “Journals Grants for International Authors” awarded for collaboration with Prof. Lindoy at the University of Sydney, Australia for the period 15/11/2000 – 15/12/2000; ESRF HIGHLIGHTS 2016 pages 26-27, February 2017.
Other Activities: Visiting Scholar at The School of Chemistry, The University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia, November-December 2000. Visiting Scholar at CSIR Pretoria, South Africa February 2016. Solar Fuel and Energy Storage Workshop, Pretoria, South Africa, 05-07 October 2016.
Publications: 52 ISI articles, 6 patents, 1 books and 3 chapters, 20 contributions to conferences.
Bibliometric data (Scopus, 05/03/2019): results: 52; sum of times cited: 1127; citing articles: 890; average citation per item: 22; h-index: 19.
ORCID ID: 0000-0003-1668-6476; ResearchGate https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Hamish_Miller, LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/hamish-miller-4389b25/
Research Interests: Nanotechnology, electrocatalysis, energy. Major research interests involve nanotechnology and electrocatalysis in energy related fields with particular emphasis in Fuel Cells and Electrolyzers. (1) Electrocatalysts for alkaline anion exchange membrane fuel cells; (2) Electroreforming of renewable alcohols for co-production of chemicals and hydrogen; (3) Electrochemical reduction of CO2 to fuels and chemicals.