Our research spans several key themes and has a strong emphasis on strengthening links between University researchers and the national facilities at Harwell.
Explore our research themes below:
Revealing how materials transform during modern manufacturing processes.
Research focusing on microscale strain and phase transformation for alloys.
Design, development and monitoring of heterogeneous catalytic systems.
Researching materials and manufacturing techniques for nuclear fusion applications.
Research into the properties of rocks and minerals at high pressure and temperature.
The study of precise control of quantum spin states and magnetism.
Research into the safety-critical failure of materials containing high stored energy.
Subsurface energy and storage
The transition of energy supply from mainly fossil sources to low carbon energy sources.