Branson is a Senior Scientist working in the Oslo Material Physics group specializing in atomic force microscopy and graphene and 2D materials. Branson has over 20 years of clean room experience and device fabrication and characterization. He is a previous member of the Nobel Prize winning Manchester Graphene Group. Branson has also worked in industry and co-founded and exited a graphene startup.
Meng Electronic and Electrical Engineering, 1st Class, The University of Manchester 2003 PhD 'Patterned Magnetic Media for Data Storage', The University of Manchester 2007