Personal profile

Monash teaching commitment

Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Sciences

First year physical chemistry

Second year product development (including industry placements)

Third year - Advanced Formulation and Nanotechnology

Research interests


Research Group Website:





  • Colloidal Aspects of Lipid-Based Formulation Design and Assessment
  • Dendrimers as Colloidal Drug Delivery Systems
  • Drug Delivery
  • Disposition and Dynamics
  • Lipid Based Liquid Crystalline Drug Delivery Systems

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Projects 2004 2021

Understanding the roles of lipids in milk for oral delivery of drugs to combat infectious diseases: Part 1

Salim, M., Boyd, B. J., Hawley, A., Clulow, A. J., Khan, J., Pham, A., Vithani, K. & Ramirez, G.


Project: Research

ARC Centre of Excellence in Convergent Bio-Nano Science and Technology

Davis, T. P., Boyd, B. J., Bunnett, N., Caruso, F., Corrie, S., Crampin, E., Gooding, J., Johnston, A., Kavallaris, M., Kearnes, M., Kendall, M., Kent, S., McGhee, J., Nann, T., Parton, R., Porter, C. J., Thordarson, P., Thurecht, K., Voelcker, N. H., Whittaker, A., Abbott, N., Alexander, C., Dawson, K., Greguric, I., Haddleton, D., Hawker, C., Lee, D. S., Lewis, J., McLean, K., Stevens, M., Jones-Jayasinghe, N., Thierry, B. & Prestidge, C. A.

Australian Research Council (ARC), Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, The University of Nottingham, University College Dublin, University of California, University of Warwick, University of Wisconsin-Madison, SungKyunKwan University, Monash University, The University of Melbourne, The University of New South Wales, The University of Queensland , University of South Australia, Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO), CSIRO Materials Science and Engineering (CMSE), Imperial College London


Project: Research

The interaction of nanostructured particles with biological milieu

Fong, W. K., Boyd, B. J., Clulow, A. J., Fink, A. & Balog, S.


Project: Research

Research Output 2000 2017

Characterization of Solubilizing Nanoaggregates Present in Different Versions of Simulated Intestinal Fluid

Clulow, A. J., Parrow, A., Hawley, A., Khan, J., Pham, A. C., Larsson, P., Bergström, C. A. S. & Boyd, B. J. 7 Dec 2017 In : Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 121, 48, p. 10869-10881 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Cubosomes as carriers for MRI contrast agents

Alcaraz, N. & Boyd, B. J. 2017 In : Current Medicinal Chemistry. 24, 5, 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewReview Article

Dynamic formation of nanostructured particles from vesicles via invertase hydrolysis for on-demand delivery

Fong, W-K., Sánchez-Ferrer, A., Ortelli, F. G., Sun, W., Boyd, B. J. & Mezzenga, R. 2017 In : RSC Advances: An International Journal to Further the Chemical Sciences. 7, 8, p. 4368-4377 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Graphene as a photothermal actuator for control of lipid mesophase structure

Quinn, M. D. J., Wang, T., Du, J. D., Boyd, B. J., Hawley, A. & Notley, S. M. 7 Jan 2017 In : Nanoscale. 9, 1, p. 341-348 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle


AAPS Award for Outstanding Research in Lipid-based Drug Delivery

Benjamin James Boyd (Recipient), 2011

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Grimwade Prize in Industrial Chemistry

Benjamin James Boyd (Recipient), 2008

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 2007 2013

  • 2 External research organisation, centre or institute
  • 1 Submissions to industry or govt committees, commissions and inquiries

Visiting Professor - Institute for Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Technology and Engineering

Boyd, B. J. (Visitor)
18 Aug 201319 Oct 2013

Activity: External research organisation, centre or institute

Drug Delivery, Disposition and Dynamics

Boyd, B. J. (Member)
9 Nov 2011

Activity: Submissions to industry or govt committees, commissions and inquiries

Honorary Lecturer

Boyd, B. J. (Visitor)
1 Jan 20071 Jan 2015

Activity: External research organisation, centre or institute