Functional NanoMaterials group
Our research has a particular focus on micro-scale processing, materials integration and manufacture to allow the creation of unique 3D micro- and nano-scale structures, with an emphasis on sustainable materials and manufacturing processes as well as understanding the fate of nanomaterials in the environment.
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Micro- and NanoMaterials and Technologies
The Centre has a unique focus on characterisation and provides sponsoring organisations with use of state-of-the-art instrumentation equipment.
The study of engineering materials bridges the gap between the physical sciences, where…
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Micro- and NanoMaterials and Technologies
The Engineering Doctorate (EngD) in Micro- and NanoMaterials and Technologies (MiNMaT) is a…
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Enhancing the performance of ceramic armour and protective coatings
Funding information:A tax-free stipend of £16,000 per year will be provided over the 3 year duration of the PhD. The studentship will also cover UK university fees. There will be an opportunity to receive further payments for teaching duties undertaken in the department.
MASSIVE Functional Materials
Ensuring availability of next generation ‘safe and sustainable’ thermoelectric, pyroelectric and piezoelectric materials and devices, by addressing the challenges in synthesis, processing and manufacturing scale-up of un-commercialised functional materials.