The award, in memory of Dr Margaret Steel, is a generous £1000 prize awarded to female students who showed a particular aptitude for innovation and want to develop an idea.
A new £1.7m facility for advanced materials research, housed at the University’s Bragg Centre, will enable the rapid analysis of soft materials and underpin the development of Net Zero technologies.
A new teaching and research facility for the Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences has been formally handed over to the University by construction company BAM.
New scientific techniques are allowing scientists to investigate the role of individual proteins during photosynthesis.
Researchers developing 3D printing methods and liquid-crystals have been awarded a UK Space Agency grant to advance new technology. The results could give insight into the Earth’s changing climate.