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The University has invested heavily in chemistry at Surrey in recent years, reflecting its conviction that a leading technological university must promote top rate research in the core sciences.

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Dr Marco Sacchi has a paper published in Nature Communications: "Nanoscopic diffusion of water on a topological ins…
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Research success from Dr Mona Sweilam's PhD project: Surrey lithium monitor could improve lives of people suffering…
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Congratulations to Katie Longman who has won a £1,610 Santander Mobility award to go to the Netherlands to carry ou…
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