What is Materials Science?

About Us

The development of new materials, their characterisation and modelling, is an essential part of modern technology.

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Materials Science at Lancaster

Materials Science at Lancaster

Lancaster University is home to cutting-edge research and education across many departments. The Materials Science Institute brings their work together and provides it with a strong focus.

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Research Themes

Research Themes

Four main research themes have been identified and work is currently ongoing to learn more about each area.

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Our Vision

Biomedicine researchers

The Materials Science Institute will bring together academics from all development stages from modelling a new material, through material synthesis and characterization, to applying that material in the real world.

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