Natural Sciences - Materials Science

Physics - Sep 10
Researchers have shown why intense, pure red colours in nature are mainly produced by pigments, instead of the structural colour that produces bright blue and green hues. In addition to their intensity and resistance to fading, a matt paint which uses structural colour would also be far more environmentally-friendly, as toxic dyes and pigments would not be needed Gianni Jacucci The researchers, from the University of Cambridge, used a numerical experiment to determine the limits of matt structural colour - a phenomenon which is responsible for some of the most intense colours in nature - and found that it extends only as far as blue and green in the visible spectrum.
Materials Science - Aug 24

Researchers have identified a potential new degradation mechanism for electric vehicle batteries - a key step to designing effective methods to improve battery lifespan. The researchers, from the Universities of Cambridge and Liverpool, and the Diamond Light Source, have identified one of the reasons why state-of-the-art 'nickel-rich' battery materials become fatigued, and can no longer be fully charged after prolonged use.

Materials Science - Jul 17
Materials Science

Imperial has co-developed the first synthetic membrane to separate crude oil and crude oil fractions, which could help reduce carbon emissions.

Materials Science - Aug 12
Materials Science

Using an alcohol mixture, researchers modified how ink droplets dry, enabling cheap industrial-scale printing of electronic devices at unprecedented scales.

Materials Science - Jul 6
Materials Science

Researchers have developed a human cell 'membrane on a chip' that allows continuous monitoring of how drugs and infectious agents interact with our cells, and may soon be used to test potential drug candidates for COVID-19.

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Materials Science - 28.08
Faculty Position in Computational Materials Science EPFL, Lausanne
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Professor in Materials Science (EPFL) and Group Leader (PSI) EPFL, Lausanne
Materials Science - 17.09
Textile Specialist, ACE Textiles Project University of Oxford
Materials Science - 17.09
Textile Conservator, ACE Textiles Project University of Oxford
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Research Fellow in Advanced Manufacturing (Fixed-term) University of Nottingham
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Research Assistant (fixed term) University of Nottingham
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Research Associate University of Bath
Chemistry - 02.09
Research Associate - Cellulose Chemist (Fixed Term) University of Cambridge
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