We bring together world-leading expertise to provide a responsive environment for research.
Materials Science Lancaster
An interdisciplinary Centre to tackle grand challenges in society and industry.
We are a Centre in the Faculty of Science and Technology of over 200 academic and research staff, active in interdisciplinary research, development, commercialisation and education of new materials science. We aim to provide a platform offering complete solutions to your research and development needs.
We have experts in established and emerging themes in materials science. Our research activities are strategically focused on four core areas to tackle problems in industry and society.
Working to understand and engineer how materials interact through their surfaces and interfaces.
We are developing new materials to solve problems in healthcare and medicine.
Developing advanced techniques to fabricate and join new materials to make next-generation technologies.
Designing new materials and technological breakthroughs for better societies and a healthier environment.
LUMS event sparks lively debate around plastic waste
An event hosted by Lancaster University Management School (LUMS) has been hailed a success after attracting a range of international speakers from industry and academia and generating lively debates about sustainability, plastic packaging and waste.