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Sandhya Devalla

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Environmental and Biochemical Sciences
Environmental and Biochemical Sciences
Senior Analytical Chemist
+44 (0)344 928 5428 (*)

The James Hutton Institute
Aberdeen AB15 8QH
Scotland UK


Sandhya has over 15 years’ experience in the area of analytical chemistry. The main focus of her work has been in the development of analytical methodologies and assessments of organic and inorganic contaminants in different environmental compartments.

Current research interests

My current work involves liaising with clients to act as a focal point for commercial analytical work; undertaking research and development of analytical methods to meet the requirements of clients from a variety of industries such as oil and gas, food, aquaculture and environmental.

Past research

Past work involved development of analytical methods, monitoring of marine environmental samples for inorganic and persistent organic contaminants as per the requirements of ISO 17025 quality standard, and assessment of data for trends and concentrations.


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The James Hutton Research Institute is the result of the merger in April 2011 of MLURI and SCRI. This merger formed a new powerhouse for research into food, land use, and climate change.