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Watch (or re-watch) the 2021 ABC Forum online!

08 July 2021

The 2021 Armourers and Brasiers’ Cambridge Forum is now online! Find out about the Department of Materials Science & Metallurgy's history, the exciting work from our alumni and young researchers, the winner of the latest Armourers & Brasiers Venture Prize, and the 2021 Kelly Lecture by...

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A New Fund for Student Support

05 July 2021

In honour of our centenary, we are delighted to announce the launch of our new Student Opportunity Fund. The Department of Materials Science & Metallurgy is proud to offer...

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Alumna becomes a Dame!

28 June 2021

The Department of Materials Science & Metallurgy extends its heartfelt congratulations to Professor Dame Helen Helen Atkinson CBE, FREng who has been recognised with a Damehood in the Queen’s Birthday Honours 2021 for services to engineering and education.  Helen is a Cambridge alumna,...

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Dr Sohini Kar-Narayan is named one of the WE50 2021

23 June 2021

Dr Sohini Kar-Narayan, Reader in Device & Energy Materials, has been named one of the 2021 Top 50 Women in Engineering: Engineering Heroes (WE50). These awards, which are overseen by the Women's Engineering Society, showcase the hugely diverse, rewarding and varied career options engineering...

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Prof Chhowalla awarded an ERC Advanced Grant

30 April 2021

Professor Manish Chhowalla, Goldsmiths' Professor,  has received an European Research Council Advanced Grant for his 2D-LOTTO project, for the development of energy-efficient electronics.

This grant will enable his research group to realise the next generation of energy-efficient...

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100 Years of Books - watch online!

29 April 2021

Missed our latest centenary celebration event? Watch (or rewatch!) our event exploring the stories behind the books published by members of the Department of Materials Science & Metallurgy over the last 100 years!  Find the recording online: https://...

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Emilie Ringe wins JPC award

13 April 2021

Dr Emilie Ringe has won one of three The Journal of Physical Chemistry (JPC) and PHYS Division Lectureship Awards.

The Journal of Physical Chemistry– PHYS Division Lectureship Awards honor the contributions of investigators who have made major impacts on the field of physical...

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New centenary event in April!

23 March 2021

Our next centenary event is being held on 15 April 2021!   We invite you to join Professor Sir Harry Bhadeshia, Tata Steel Professor of Metallurgy, Professor Zoe Barber, and Joe Smith as they explore the scholarship, effort, and stories behind the books published by members of the Department...

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Information for current students - Easter Term 2021

16 March 2021

As usual, all Coronavirus-related information for students is available at:

We would like to draw the following information, from those webpages, to the attention of our current students...

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Professor Ruth Cameron awarded a Suffrage Science Award

10 March 2021

Congratulations to Professor Ruth Cameron who has become the recipient of a 2021 Suffrage Science Award (Engineering and Physical Sciences).

The Suffrage Science scheme celebrates women in science for their scientific achievement and for their ability to inspire others. It encourages...

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