Meng Lyu is a graduate student at Keble College, joining the O'Hare group in October 2017. She is a CSC scholarship recipient developing hybrid LDHs used as catalysts and adsorbent supports. She completed her MRes degree from Imperial College London in September 2017, where she worked with Dr. Rob Davies and Prof. Paul Lickiss on the utilisation of amide-extended organosilicon linkers in MOFs for post-combustion carbon capture.

When not in the lab, she enjoys reading, baking, DIY small decorations and trying new things.