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  • Pam Pickles

    Businesses urged to tap into science and technology young talent

    Internship opportunities at growth-hungry enterprises are sought for students studying a range of technical subjects at Lancaster University.

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    £7.1 million R&D boost for North West businesses

    Lancaster University is launching a £7.1 million low-carbon research and development programme to support small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) in Lancashire, Cumbria, Cheshire and Liverpool.

  • "Lab in a bubble"

    Mathematical Physicists at Lancaster are involved in a £4.5m project to investigate extreme physical phenomena in laboratories so tiny that their diameters are equivalent to one tenth of the width of a human hair.

  • Large hadron collider

    Multi-million pound Large Hadron Collider upgrade project launched

    A new multi-million pound international project led by the University of Manchester and Lancaster University, who are both part of the Cockcroft Institute, has been launched to contribute to the upgrade of the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN in Geneva.

  • Materials and innovation

    North West firms urged to tap into Lancaster's funded business-led R&D initiatives

    Lancaster University is providing a unique opportunity for ambitious North West small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) to take advantage of funded three-year industry-led research and development initiatives with support worth up to £100,000.

  • Lancaster joins Innovation Gateway

    Lancaster University is working with four of the UKs leading companies to help pilot sustainability innovations on their estates

  • Quantum leap for new UK centre

    The development of quantum technology is to be the focus of a new £2.7m UK Centre for Superconducting and Hybrid Quantum Systems (UK-CSQS).

  • New insight into graphene

    Physicists have discovered how electrons travel through the novel 2D material graphene.

  • Materials Science conference to highlight business opportunities

    Business leaders are invited to discover how new materials are changing the world and providing scientific and commercial opportunities.

  • New record in nanoelectronics at ultralow temperatures

    The first ever measurement of the temperature of electrons in a nanoelectronic device a few thousandths of a degree above absolute zero was demonstrated in a joint research project performed by Lancaster University, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd, and Aivon Ltd.