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Institute for Materials Research

Research

The Institute for Materials Research encompasses several major themes including carbon, electroceramics, novel and rapidly solidified alloys, steels and photonic materials.

All of the above are supported by the microstructural, nanochemical and bulk physical property characterisation, embracing fundamental studies and modelling through to product design and fabrication.

Download the Chemical and Process Engineering research brochure to find out about all research activity within the school.

Current activities are organised into 3 main areas:

Functional and Nanomaterials

Metallurgy

Nanocharacterisation

Expertise in functional materials, metallurgy, characterisation and nanocharacterisation

Research

Facilities

Facilities

State-of-the-art instruments and test equipment

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Publications

Publications

Up to date publications by the institutes' academic staff

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