Welcome to Materials 3rd August 2018
This July saw the return of the annual Bluedot Festival to Jodrell Bank Observatory in Cheshire. The festival – which is a unique blend of science, art and music – invited groups from across The University of Manchester to showcase the important work that they do. The Graphene NOWNANO Centre for Doctoral Training were busy […]
Welcome to Materials 28th June 2018
The Composites@Manchester initiative aims to bring together early career researchers, particularly PhD, MSc and postdoctoral researchers, to share their research as part of a community.
Meet the School 22nd June 2018
This week, we spoke to Marie O’Brien, a Histologist and the Human Tissue Authority Person Designate at the School of Materials. We learn more about her work and what she most enjoys about working at The University of Manchester. Please can you describe your role within the School of Materials, for the layman, in 10 […]
Research and Impact 17th May 2018
It’s been a big month here at the School of Materials, with several of our staff and students receiving recognition for their work and achievements. Professor Philip Withers, Regius Professor of Materials, has been awarded a Premier Platinum Medal at the IOM3 Awards in recognition of his work in materials science and the contribution he […]
Meet the School 8th May 2018
The School of Materials is pleased to welcome our new Lecturer in Polymer Science, Dr Charles Darko.
Materials World 12th April 2018
Fashion and Textile Retail graduate Daisy tells us about her job as Materials Developer at Adidas, and shares how her time at the University of Manchester prepared her for the role.
Meet the School 26th February 2018
For today’s #MondayMaterials, we’re grabbing a few minutes with Dr Simeon Gill – lecturer in Fashion Technology Management. He describes his ongoing search for the perfect fit, and how applying engineering processes could provide the answer. Please can you describe your research, for the layman, in 10 sentences or less? I explore how we can […]
Student experience 15th February 2018
Applications for our Live-In-Labs summer volunteering project in India are now open. Find out more here.