The Advanced Technology Institute (ATI) is one of University of Surrey's world-leading research centres. It brings together researchers with an international outlook in Quantum Information, Nanotechnology, Energy and Advanced Materials. The ATI's activities are divided into four research groups, united by cross-cutting themes.
Professor Ravi Silva has been appointed as joint Editor-in-Chief of 'Energy and Environmental Materials', a leading edge journal which will be a platform for the most significant and impactful research in the field of materials for renewable energy.
Dr Radu Sporea and Prof Ravi Silva won the Best Paper Award at the CAS 2017 conference, held between 11 and 14 October in Sinaia, Romania.
Scientists from the University of Surrey have developed ‘intelligent’ nanoparticles which heat up to a temperature high enough to kill cancerous cells – but which then self-regulate and lose heat before they get hot enough to harm healthy tissue.