The Department of Materials Science & Metallurgy has just moved to a new building on the West Cambridge Science and Technology campus. For the first time in its history, the Department is housed in a single building designed for purpose. The Department has over 30 academic staff including research fellows, more than 50 administrative, technical and support staff, and roughly 80 postdoctoral researchers, 130 research students and 30 visiting scientists at any time.
In the RAE 2008 (UK Research Assessment Exercise, covering 2001-07), 95% of our research activity is rated world-leading (4*) or internationally excellent (3*).
- 03 December 2013
- Visit of HRH The Duke of York
- On October 31 2013, the Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy was privileged to receive a visit from His Royal Highness The Duke of York. Read more ...
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Olivia Nicoletti, Francisco de la Peña, Rowan K. Leary, Daniel J. Holland, Caterina Ducati and Paul A. Midgley Nature (2013) 502 80–84.